The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 203 239 226
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 683 623 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.54% 1.29% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.38% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 616 534 498
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Graduate
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in London

Graduate
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the London region.

Graduate Salary Trend in London

Graduate
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in London

Graduate
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 127 £27,500 -8.33% 27
Brentford - 4 - -
Enfield - 4 £27,500 -
Harrow +6 2 £18,500 -38.33%
Clapham - 2 £29,000 -
Mayfair - 2 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 1 £20,500 -
Croydon -3 1 £25,000 +25.00%
Feltham - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
Barnet - 1 £25,000 -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title.

1 745 (60.87%) Degree
2 519 (42.40%) Computer Science
3 479 (39.13%) Finance
4 407 (33.25%) SQL
5 338 (27.61%) C#
6 314 (25.65%) Java
7 289 (23.61%) .NET
8 288 (23.53%) Mathematics
9 241 (19.69%) Microsoft
10 233 (19.04%) Analytical Skills
11 228 (18.63%) SQL Server
12 220 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
13 217 (17.73%) Windows
14 208 (16.99%) MS Excel
15 197 (16.09%) JavaScript
16 167 (13.64%) HTML
17 164 (13.40%) Banking
18 162 (13.24%) Physics
19 159 (12.99%) Software Engineering
20 145 (11.85%) C++
21 144 (11.76%) ASP.NET
22 140 (11.44%) MVC
23 136 (11.11%) MS Office
24 122 (9.97%) Linux
25 121 (9.89%) CSS
26 120 (9.80%) Hedge funds
27 111 (9.07%) OO
27 111 (9.07%) TDD
28 101 (8.25%) Python
29 98 (8.01%) Oracle

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (2.21%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.04%) Node.js
3 20 (1.63%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.06%) Apache
5 12 (0.98%) IIS
5 12 (0.98%) CMS
6 7 (0.57%) IBM Notes
7 6 (0.49%) WordPress
8 5 (0.41%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.41%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.33%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.33%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.16%) SAS
12 1 (0.082%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 208 (16.99%) MS Excel
2 136 (11.11%) MS Office
3 32 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.63%) Photoshop
5 17 (1.39%) MS Project
6 8 (0.65%) Fireworks
6 8 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.57%) InDesign
7 7 (0.57%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
1 4 (0.33%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.16%) HFM
3 2 (0.16%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.16%) Odoo
4 1 (0.082%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.082%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.082%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.082%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.082%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.082%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.082%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.082%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.082%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.23%) SaaS
3 9 (0.74%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.65%) Office 365
5 7 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.41%) GitHub
7 4 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.082%) Trello
9 1 (0.082%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.082%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.43%) DNS
2 38 (3.10%) Broadband
3 32 (2.61%) VoIP
4 30 (2.45%) Internet
5 28 (2.29%) VPN
6 24 (1.96%) POP3
6 24 (1.96%) SMTP
6 24 (1.96%) LLU
6 24 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
7 23 (1.88%) Firewall
8 16 (1.31%) DHCP
9 12 (0.98%) OSPF
9 12 (0.98%) Network Security
10 10 (0.82%) WAN
10 10 (0.82%) TCP/IP
11 8 (0.65%) RIP
11 8 (0.65%) EIGRP
12 7 (0.57%) WebEx
13 6 (0.49%) LAN
13 6 (0.49%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.29%) Relational Database
3 24 (1.96%) MySQL
4 18 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (1.31%) RDBMS
7 15 (1.23%) Big Data
8 14 (1.14%) DB2
9 13 (1.06%) NoSQL
10 12 (0.98%) MongoDB
11 11 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (0.90%) Oracle Database
12 9 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.65%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
16 4 (0.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 53 (4.33%) NUnit
1 53 (4.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 52 (4.25%) Moq
3 50 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 26 (2.12%) MSTest
5 24 (1.96%) Git (software)
6 17 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
8 10 (0.82%) Selenium
9 7 (0.57%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.57%) Subversion
9 7 (0.57%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.41%) Maven
10 5 (0.41%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.25%) JUnit
11 3 (0.25%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.25%) Android Studio
12 2 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.16%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.16%) Jasmine
General
1 479 (39.13%) Finance
2 164 (13.40%) Banking
3 89 (7.27%) Marketing
4 69 (5.64%) Telecoms
5 60 (4.90%) Games
6 47 (3.84%) Investment Banking
7 45 (3.68%) Retail
8 33 (2.70%) Financial Institution
9 27 (2.21%) Law
10 25 (2.04%) Legal
11 21 (1.72%) Publishing
12 20 (1.63%) Front Office
13 19 (1.55%) Advertising
14 14 (1.14%) Billing
14 14 (1.14%) German Language
15 12 (0.98%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.90%) Back Office
17 10 (0.82%) Spanish Language
17 10 (0.82%) French Language
18 4 (0.33%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (23.61%) .NET
2 167 (13.64%) HTML
3 144 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 121 (9.89%) CSS
5 97 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 83 (6.78%) jQuery
7 75 (6.13%) XML
8 72 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 45 (3.68%) HTML5
10 44 (3.59%) WCF
11 41 (3.35%) Web Services
12 38 (3.10%) AngularJS
13 34 (2.78%) WPF
14 32 (2.61%) J2EE
15 29 (2.37%) LINQ
16 27 (2.21%) Castle Windsor
16 27 (2.21%) WinForms
17 26 (2.12%) Ninject
17 26 (2.12%) KnockoutJS
17 26 (2.12%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 519 (42.40%) Computer Science
2 288 (23.53%) Mathematics
3 233 (19.04%) Analytical Skills
4 162 (13.24%) Physics
5 120 (9.80%) Hedge funds
6 48 (3.92%) Management Information System
7 40 (3.27%) Mobile App
8 32 (2.61%) User Experience
9 26 (2.12%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (2.12%) Client/Server
9 26 (2.12%) Tandem
10 25 (2.04%) Derivative
11 21 (1.72%) Social Media
12 19 (1.55%) Equities
12 19 (1.55%) Fixed Income
13 18 (1.47%) Statistics
14 17 (1.39%) Economics
15 13 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (1.06%) Algorithms
16 12 (0.98%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 217 (17.73%) Windows
2 122 (9.97%) Linux
3 58 (4.74%) UNIX
4 51 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 33 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (1.55%) Windows XP
7 14 (1.14%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.06%) Windows 8
8 13 (1.06%) Android
9 12 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.82%) Solaris
11 9 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.57%) CentOS
12 7 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.57%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.49%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.16%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.16%) HPUX
15 2 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (12.99%) Software Engineering
3 140 (11.44%) MVC
4 111 (9.07%) OO
4 111 (9.07%) TDD
5 89 (7.27%) Project Management
6 87 (7.11%) Scrum
7 79 (6.45%) OOP
8 62 (5.07%) Kanban
8 62 (5.07%) BDD
9 57 (4.66%) Web Application Development
10 49 (4.00%) Analytics
11 47 (3.84%) Web Development
12 46 (3.76%) OOD
12 46 (3.76%) Mentoring
13 43 (3.51%) Business Analysis
14 35 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (2.86%) SDLC
15 31 (2.53%) E-Commerce
16 29 (2.37%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 407 (33.25%) SQL
2 338 (27.61%) C#
3 314 (25.65%) Java
4 197 (16.09%) JavaScript
5 145 (11.85%) C++
6 101 (8.25%) Python
7 93 (7.60%) PHP
8 57 (4.66%) C
9 41 (3.35%) VB
10 38 (3.10%) Perl
11 31 (2.53%) Ruby
12 25 (2.04%) PowerShell
13 23 (1.88%) VBA
14 20 (1.63%) VB.NET
15 16 (1.31%) T-SQL
16 15 (1.23%) Scala
17 6 (0.49%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.49%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.41%) Delphi
19 3 (0.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 745 (60.87%) Degree
2 57 (4.66%) PhD
3 44 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (3.59%) CCNA
4 36 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (2.29%) MCP
6 26 (2.12%) MCSD
7 25 (2.04%) MCAD
7 25 (2.04%) MCTS
8 21 (1.72%) ISTQB
9 14 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 11 (0.90%) CIMA
10 11 (0.90%) ACCA
10 11 (0.90%) CCNP
11 8 (0.65%) CFA
12 7 (0.57%) ISEB
13 6 (0.49%) APMP
14 5 (0.41%) Security Cleared
14 5 (0.41%) MCSE
15 4 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.07%) QA
2 7 (0.57%) SLA
3 4 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.25%) AIFMD
5 2 (0.16%) FATCA
6 1 (0.082%) COBIT
System Software
1 78 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.31%) VMware ESX
3 16 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (0.33%) Docker
5 3 (0.25%) Firmware
5 3 (0.25%) vSphere
6 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.16%) XenApp
7 1 (0.082%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (0.41%) SCCM
2 4 (0.33%) SCOM
2 4 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.33%) Puppet
2 4 (0.33%) Graphite
3 3 (0.25%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.16%) HP SIM
4 2 (0.16%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.16%) Nagios
5 1 (0.082%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 241 (19.69%) Microsoft
2 98 (8.01%) Oracle
3 44 (3.59%) Cisco
4 31 (2.53%) VMware
5 27 (2.21%) BT
6 24 (1.96%) Nokia
7 16 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (1.14%) Adobe
8 14 (1.14%) Sybase
9 13 (1.06%) Google
10 11 (0.90%) Capita
11 9 (0.74%) Facebook
11 9 (0.74%) SAP
12 7 (0.57%) Lotus
12 7 (0.57%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.49%) HP
14 5 (0.41%) SunGard
14 5 (0.41%) Sage
14 5 (0.41%) Bloomberg
15 4 (0.33%) NetApp
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + fully expensed travel
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Arrow ECS
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Salary: Package & Bonus.
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 - £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £27500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago