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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Graduate
Rank 599 592 621
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 29 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.056% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.059% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 19
Average salary £28,750 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £33,300
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £23,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +10.46%
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
43717 42131 48841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36551 35326 42450
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%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 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 +1 9 £32,000 +19.62% 4
IT Graduate
England

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 40 (46.51%) Degree
2 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 28 (32.56%) SQL
3 25 (29.07%) Java
3 25 (29.07%) Oracle
3 25 (29.07%) Computer Science
4 17 (19.77%) Banking
5 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
5 15 (17.44%) Active Directory
6 14 (16.28%) C++
6 14 (16.28%) Windows
7 13 (15.12%) .NET
8 12 (13.95%) PL/SQL
8 12 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (13.95%) Windows 7
8 12 (13.95%) Relational Database
9 11 (12.79%) C#
9 11 (12.79%) MS Office
9 11 (12.79%) Linux
9 11 (12.79%) CRM
10 10 (11.63%) Citrix
10 10 (11.63%) MS Exchange
11 9 (10.47%) Cisco
12 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
12 8 (9.30%) Analytics
12 8 (9.30%) Internet
12 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
12 8 (9.30%) Perl
13 7 (8.14%) C
13 7 (8.14%) Mathematics

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 10 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) GroupWise
4 2 (2.33%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Office
2 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) Internet
2 4 (4.65%) Extranet
2 4 (4.65%) Intranet
2 4 (4.65%) Wireless
2 4 (4.65%) LAN
2 4 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.65%) VPN
3 2 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.16%) DNS
4 1 (1.16%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 17 (19.77%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Law
4 3 (3.49%) Publishing
5 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.33%) Front Office
6 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) .NET
2 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.33%) COM
3 2 (2.33%) Web Services
3 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.07%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.14%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.98%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.65%) iPad
5 4 (4.65%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.49%) Physics
7 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.33%) Derivative
8 1 (1.16%) Equities
8 1 (1.16%) iDTV
8 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Windows
2 12 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (13.95%) Windows 7
3 11 (12.79%) Linux
4 5 (5.81%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.33%) CentOS
5 2 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.79%) CRM
2 8 (9.30%) Analytics
3 7 (8.14%) Algorithmic Trading
4 6 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (5.81%) Data Management
6 4 (4.65%) Software Engineering
6 4 (4.65%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.65%) Web Development
7 2 (2.33%) ERP
7 2 (2.33%) Time Management
7 2 (2.33%) Kanban
7 2 (2.33%) Migration
7 2 (2.33%) Scrum
7 2 (2.33%) Information Security
7 2 (2.33%) TDD
8 1 (1.16%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.16%) Project Management
8 1 (1.16%) Service Management
8 1 (1.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.16%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.56%) SQL
2 25 (29.07%) Java
3 14 (16.28%) C++
4 12 (13.95%) PL/SQL
5 11 (12.79%) C#
6 8 (9.30%) Perl
7 7 (8.14%) C
7 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
8 6 (6.98%) VBA
9 5 (5.81%) PHP
10 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.16%) VC++
10 1 (1.16%) Python
10 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (46.51%) Degree
2 6 (6.98%) Sun Certification
3 5 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.65%) MCSE
4 4 (4.65%) MCSA
4 4 (4.65%) MCTS
5 2 (2.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Cryoserver
2 1 (1.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (29.07%) Oracle
2 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.63%) Citrix
4 9 (10.47%) Cisco
5 5 (5.81%) VMware
6 4 (4.65%) Mitel
6 4 (4.65%) Riverbed
6 4 (4.65%) McAfee
6 4 (4.65%) Websense
6 4 (4.65%) Open Text
6 4 (4.65%) Juniper
6 4 (4.65%) HP
7 2 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (2.33%) NetApp
7 2 (2.33%) Novell
7 2 (2.33%) Lotus
7 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £21000 per annum
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Salary: £18 - 22k
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Allied Worldwide
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago