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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 210 226 180
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 635 557 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.34% 1.24% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.33% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 540 482 749
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -16 141 £30,000 +9.09% 44
Croydon -1 7 £20,000 -11.11% 2
Wimbledon -4 7 £27,500 -
New Malden -1 6 £27,500 -
Teddington -6 6 £27,500 -
Chiswick -2 5 £23,000 +2.22%
Bromley -14 5 £25,000 +25.00% 2
Chessington - 2 £26,000 -
Chislehurst - 2 £20,500 -
Surbiton - 2 £26,000 -
Uxbridge +6 1 £19,000 -23.23%
Hammersmith +1 1 £28,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £20,000 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £41,500 -
Sidcup - 1 £23,000 -
Dagenham - 1 £19,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £28,500 -
Ilford - 1 £22,500 -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 793 (63.29%) Degree
2 443 (35.36%) Computer Science
3 440 (35.12%) Finance
4 418 (33.36%) C#
5 370 (29.53%) Java
6 324 (25.86%) SQL
7 297 (23.70%) .NET
8 272 (21.71%) JavaScript
9 215 (17.16%) Mathematics
10 208 (16.60%) HTML
10 208 (16.60%) Microsoft
11 199 (15.88%) Windows
12 198 (15.80%) C++
13 183 (14.60%) SQL Server
14 157 (12.53%) CSS
14 157 (12.53%) OO
15 145 (11.57%) Linux
16 138 (11.01%) ASP.NET
17 136 (10.85%) Software Engineering
18 126 (10.06%) MVC
19 124 (9.90%) MS Excel
20 121 (9.66%) Banking
21 112 (8.94%) Oracle
22 111 (8.86%) TDD
23 104 (8.30%) Scrum
24 100 (7.98%) Games
25 97 (7.74%) Python
26 92 (7.34%) MS Office
27 88 (7.02%) OOP
27 88 (7.02%) jQuery

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 49 (3.91%) MS Exchange
2 26 (2.08%) IIS
3 19 (1.52%) SAS
4 16 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 11 (0.88%) Node.js
5 11 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (0.48%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.40%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.40%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.24%) Drupal
11 2 (0.16%) WordPress
11 2 (0.16%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.16%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.16%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 124 (9.90%) MS Excel
2 92 (7.34%) MS Office
3 30 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.88%) SPSS
5 5 (0.40%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.080%) Stata
8 1 (0.080%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.080%) FreeHand
8 1 (0.080%) Simulink
8 1 (0.080%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.080%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.32%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.16%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.080%) HFM
5 1 (0.080%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.080%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.080%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.080%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.080%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.080%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.080%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.080%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.96%) SaaS
2 9 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.63%) Internet
2 21 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 20 (1.60%) VoIP
4 18 (1.44%) Intranet
5 14 (1.12%) Broadband
6 10 (0.80%) DNS
6 10 (0.80%) DHCP
7 9 (0.72%) Wireless
7 9 (0.72%) HTTP
7 9 (0.72%) LAN
8 8 (0.64%) Firewall
9 7 (0.56%) SMS
9 7 (0.56%) Network Security
10 6 (0.48%) WAN
10 6 (0.48%) VPN
11 4 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.32%) Extranet
12 3 (0.24%) SAN
13 2 (0.16%) NAS
13 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 54 (4.31%) Big Data
3 45 (3.59%) MySQL
4 42 (3.35%) Hadoop
5 40 (3.19%) MongoDB
6 35 (2.79%) Relational Database
7 24 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (0.64%) Data Mining
14 7 (0.56%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.48%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 5 (0.40%) NoSQL
16 5 (0.40%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 69 (5.51%) JUnit
2 57 (4.55%) NUnit
3 53 (4.23%) Maven
4 52 (4.15%) Rhino Mocks
4 52 (4.15%) Moq
5 27 (2.15%) Ant
6 26 (2.08%) Visual Studio
6 26 (2.08%) MSTest
7 23 (1.84%) Selenium
8 21 (1.68%) Eclipse
9 15 (1.20%) WebDriver
10 14 (1.12%) jMock
10 14 (1.12%) FitNesse
10 14 (1.12%) Git (software)
11 11 (0.88%) JSUnit
12 8 (0.64%) JIRA
13 6 (0.48%) SilkTest
14 5 (0.40%) ClearCase
15 4 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
15 4 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 440 (35.12%) Finance
2 121 (9.66%) Banking
3 100 (7.98%) Games
4 69 (5.51%) Marketing
5 57 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 38 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.71%) Financial Institution
8 28 (2.23%) Retail
8 28 (2.23%) Front Office
9 26 (2.08%) Advertising
10 21 (1.68%) Law
11 12 (0.96%) Online Betting
11 12 (0.96%) Publishing
12 7 (0.56%) Legal
12 7 (0.56%) Electronics
13 6 (0.48%) French Language
14 5 (0.40%) German Language
15 4 (0.32%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.32%) Billing
16 3 (0.24%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (23.70%) .NET
2 208 (16.60%) HTML
3 157 (12.53%) CSS
4 138 (11.01%) ASP.NET
5 88 (7.02%) jQuery
6 86 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 80 (6.38%) .NET Framework
8 69 (5.51%) J2EE
9 67 (5.35%) XML
10 59 (4.71%) Hibernate
11 58 (4.63%) Spring
11 58 (4.63%) HTML5
12 54 (4.31%) WCF
13 51 (4.07%) WPF
14 44 (3.51%) Web Services
15 42 (3.35%) WinForms
16 38 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 36 (2.87%) Java EE
18 35 (2.79%) NHibernate
19 34 (2.71%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 443 (35.36%) Computer Science
2 215 (17.16%) Mathematics
3 86 (6.86%) Physics
4 53 (4.23%) Hedge funds
5 35 (2.79%) Derivative
5 35 (2.79%) Statistics
6 34 (2.71%) BBC
7 28 (2.23%) Client/Server
8 26 (2.08%) Tandem
8 26 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
9 24 (1.92%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.44%) Social Media
10 18 (1.44%) Open Source
11 15 (1.20%) Fixed Income
11 15 (1.20%) Blog
11 15 (1.20%) Spread Betting
12 12 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (0.88%) Economics
13 11 (0.88%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 199 (15.88%) Windows
2 145 (11.57%) Linux
3 70 (5.59%) UNIX
4 51 (4.07%) Windows 7
5 46 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.44%) Windows XP
8 15 (1.20%) Android
9 9 (0.72%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.32%) Solaris
10 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.16%) CentOS
12 2 (0.16%) HPUX
12 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.080%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.080%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.080%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (12.53%) OO
2 136 (10.85%) Software Engineering
3 126 (10.06%) MVC
4 111 (8.86%) TDD
5 104 (8.30%) Scrum
6 88 (7.02%) OOP
7 76 (6.07%) Analytics
8 75 (5.99%) Agile Software Development
9 72 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
10 66 (5.27%) Web Application Development
11 64 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
12 55 (4.39%) OOD
13 54 (4.31%) Kanban
14 50 (3.99%) Multithreading
15 48 (3.83%) OOA/OOD
16 38 (3.03%) CRM
17 37 (2.95%) BDD
18 34 (2.71%) E-Commerce
19 33 (2.63%) Project Management
19 33 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 418 (33.36%) C#
2 370 (29.53%) Java
3 324 (25.86%) SQL
4 272 (21.71%) JavaScript
5 198 (15.80%) C++
6 97 (7.74%) Python
7 77 (6.15%) C
8 76 (6.07%) PHP
9 56 (4.47%) Perl
10 48 (3.83%) PowerShell
11 44 (3.51%) VBA
12 34 (2.71%) MATLAB
12 34 (2.71%) PL/SQL
13 32 (2.55%) T-SQL
14 28 (2.23%) VB
14 28 (2.23%) VB.NET
14 28 (2.23%) Scala
15 25 (2.00%) Ruby
16 13 (1.04%) VBScript
17 12 (0.96%) F#
Qualifications
1 793 (63.29%) Degree
2 76 (6.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 72 (5.75%) PhD
4 55 (4.39%) MCP
5 46 (3.67%) MCTS
6 44 (3.51%) MCSD
7 42 (3.35%) MCAD
8 32 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (2.08%) CCNA
10 18 (1.44%) MCSE
11 9 (0.72%) ISEB
11 9 (0.72%) Security Cleared
12 6 (0.48%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.48%) CEH
12 6 (0.48%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.32%) MCSA
14 3 (0.24%) SC Cleared
15 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 2 (0.16%) PCI QSA
15 2 (0.16%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (6.62%) QA
2 6 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.24%) SLA
6 2 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.080%) COBIT
System Software
1 57 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 32 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.47%) VMware ESX
3 31 (2.47%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.16%) vSphere
4 2 (0.16%) Snort
5 1 (0.080%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.080%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.080%) XenApp
5 1 (0.080%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.32%) Cryoserver
3 2 (0.16%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.080%) Nagios
4 1 (0.080%) MOM
4 1 (0.080%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.080%) Control-M
4 1 (0.080%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.080%) SCCM
Vendors
1 208 (16.60%) Microsoft
2 112 (8.94%) Oracle
3 42 (3.35%) VMware
4 31 (2.47%) Cisco
5 27 (2.15%) Panasonic
6 22 (1.76%) Red Hat
7 21 (1.68%) IBM
8 19 (1.52%) SAP
9 18 (1.44%) Citrix
10 17 (1.36%) JBoss
11 13 (1.04%) Cognos
12 11 (0.88%) Business Objects
13 10 (0.80%) Adobe
13 10 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.64%) Reuters
15 7 (0.56%) Google
16 6 (0.48%) Twitter
16 6 (0.48%) BT
16 6 (0.48%) CODA
16 6 (0.48%) Perforce
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training + progression
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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