The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
North West / Merseyside
Rank 60 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.03% 0.19% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.19% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 7
Median salary £30,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
553 516 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.34% 97.54% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 456 415 419
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,213
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Graduate
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Merseyside

Graduate
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birkenhead - 4 £30,000 - 1
Liverpool +9 2 £22,500 -
Graduate
North West

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) RESTful
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (40.00%) Node.js
4 4 (40.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) SaaS
5 3 (30.00%) NUnit
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) NUnit
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (40.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 4 (40.00%) Node.js
4 4 (40.00%) RESTful
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Sun
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago