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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank - 57 66
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.80% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.83% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £22,000 £20,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.02%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Graduate
North West

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
452 484 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.62% 96.22% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 368 355 537
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality

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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft