The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 70 58 73
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 3 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.45% 0.42% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.43% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £23,500 £22,750 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.29% +26.38%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
636 469 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.78% 97.51% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 552 395 559
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Graduate
North West

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -13 3 £23,500 +4.44% 1
Graduate
North West

Graduate
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Cocoa
2 2 (40.00%) Xcode
2 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (40.00%) Animation
2 2 (40.00%) Core Animation
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
2 2 (40.00%) UIKit
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Linux

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (40.00%) Core Animation
1 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
1 2 (40.00%) UIKit
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Animation
2 1 (20.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Liverpool
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago