The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 14 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 2.27% 26.67% 8.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 26.67% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 5
Average salary £27,500 £19,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% +2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Graduate
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Loughborough 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
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42 30 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 95.45% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 57
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Graduate
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Loughborough

Graduate
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) LTE

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx