The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Graduate
Rank 595 599 592
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 33 54 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.12% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 24
Average salary £22,750 £25,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,561 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-10.60% +4.54%
IT 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
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

IT Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in London

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

IT Graduate Salary Trend in London

IT Graduate
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Graduate across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

IT Graduate Salary Histogram in London

IT 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 IT Graduate within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 +6 6 £32,500 +30.00% 4
Croydon - 3 £22,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £25,500 -
IT Graduate
England

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title.

1 37 (66.07%) Degree
2 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (30.36%) Computer Science
3 17 (30.36%) Windows
4 12 (21.43%) Mathematics
5 11 (19.64%) Finance
5 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
6 10 (17.86%) SQL
6 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (14.29%) Hedge funds
8 7 (12.50%) VMware
8 7 (12.50%) Linux
9 6 (10.71%) ITIL
9 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (8.93%) MS Office
11 4 (7.14%) Oracle
11 4 (7.14%) VPN
11 4 (7.14%) DNS
11 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
11 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
11 4 (7.14%) VoIP
11 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
11 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
12 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
12 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
12 3 (5.36%) Marketing
12 3 (5.36%) ERP

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) VoIP
1 4 (7.14%) VPN
1 4 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) DHCP
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) VLAN
2 2 (3.57%) WebEx
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) FTP
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) IPv4
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) MS Access
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) HTML
1 2 (3.57%) .NET
1 2 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (1.79%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (30.36%) Computer Science
3 12 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 8 (14.29%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.79%) Physics
6 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.71%) ITIL
2 3 (5.36%) OO
2 3 (5.36%) ERP
3 2 (3.57%) Project Management
3 2 (3.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (3.57%) Investment Management
3 2 (3.57%) Change Control
4 1 (1.79%) Business Transformation
4 1 (1.79%) CRM
4 1 (1.79%) Software Testing
4 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.79%) Business Development
4 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.79%) Risk Management
4 1 (1.79%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.36%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) Perl
4 2 (3.57%) PHP
4 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) VBA
5 1 (1.79%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (66.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) Sun Certification
2 3 (5.36%) MCP
3 2 (3.57%) MCSE
3 2 (3.57%) MCITP
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Nagios
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
1 2 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (3.57%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) VMware
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 3 (5.36%) NetApp
4 2 (3.57%) Fidessa
4 2 (3.57%) HP
4 2 (3.57%) Citrix
4 2 (3.57%) LANDesk
4 2 (3.57%) Veeam
4 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.79%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.79%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.79%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coburg Banks IT
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stem Graduates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + fully expensed travel
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago