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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Graduate
Rank 596 624 572
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -52
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 31 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.073% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.078% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 27
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £33,200 £30,800
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £21,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
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
41333 45058 41496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.49% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35059 37848 34733
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%

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 30 July 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 30 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 +34 11 £27,500 +3.77% 3
Brentford - 4 - -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £20,500 -
IT Graduate
England

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 38 (57.58%) Degree
2 21 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 21 (31.82%) Windows
3 16 (24.24%) MS Office
3 16 (24.24%) SQL
3 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
3 16 (24.24%) Finance
4 15 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
7 8 (12.12%) ITIL
7 8 (12.12%) VMware
7 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
7 8 (12.12%) Change Control
8 7 (10.61%) Mathematics
8 7 (10.61%) Banking
8 7 (10.61%) Project Management
8 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.61%) .NET
9 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
9 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (7.58%) DNS
10 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
10 5 (7.58%) Linux
10 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
10 5 (7.58%) C++
10 5 (7.58%) Java
10 5 (7.58%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (7.58%) VLAN

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.03%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Office
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.52%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) DNS
1 5 (7.58%) VLAN
2 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.55%) VoIP
3 3 (4.55%) DHCP
3 3 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 2 (3.03%) WebEx
4 2 (3.03%) Firewall
4 2 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (1.52%) WAN
5 1 (1.52%) 3G
5 1 (1.52%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.52%) MS Access
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.52%) BODI
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Billing
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.03%) XML
3 2 (3.03%) CSS
3 2 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (1.52%) SOAP
4 1 (1.52%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) JMS
4 1 (1.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.61%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.58%) Hedge funds
5 4 (6.06%) iPhone
5 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.55%) Physics
6 3 (4.55%) iPad
7 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.03%) Fixed Income
7 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
3 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.58%) Linux
5 3 (4.55%) Mac OS
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Vista
5 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) Solaris
7 1 (1.52%) UNIX
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.12%) ITIL
1 8 (12.12%) Change Control
2 7 (10.61%) Project Management
2 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
3 5 (7.58%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (4.55%) OO
4 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.03%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.03%) Investment Management
5 2 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.03%) CRM
5 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.52%) TDD
6 1 (1.52%) Data Management
6 1 (1.52%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.52%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.52%) Business Development
6 1 (1.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) C++
2 5 (7.58%) Java
2 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
3 4 (6.06%) Perl
4 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.03%) VBA
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
5 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) C
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.52%) Python
6 1 (1.52%) Tcl
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (57.58%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) MCP
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.55%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.03%) MCSE
3 2 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) FATCA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 15 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.55%) vSphere
4 2 (3.03%) XenApp
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Nagios
1 2 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (3.03%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) VMware
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) LANDesk
5 2 (3.03%) Veeam
5 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.03%) HP
5 2 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) NetApp
6 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.52%) Google
6 1 (1.52%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.52%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe
6 1 (1.52%) Sun
6 1 (1.52%) Fidessa
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stem Graduates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago