The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 44 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 8 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.26% 6.21% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 6.36% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 7
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,675 £30,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Graduate
East of 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 Norfolk 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
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
339 283 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 95.76% 97.59% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 288 255 373
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Graduate
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Norfolk

Graduate
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Norwich -6 7 £24,000 +1.05%
Great Yarmouth -5 1 £22,500 +23.28%
Graduate
East of England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 23 (92.00%) C#
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (80.00%) Degree
3 18 (72.00%) MS Excel
4 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
5 16 (64.00%) Time Management
5 16 (64.00%) SQL
6 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 4 (16.00%) XML
9 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (12.00%) VBA
10 3 (12.00%) HTML
10 3 (12.00%) Java
10 3 (12.00%) CSS
10 3 (12.00%) SOAP
10 3 (12.00%) JSON
10 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (12.00%) REST
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (8.00%) AutoCAD
11 2 (8.00%) User Experience
11 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
11 2 (8.00%) IT Governance
11 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (8.00%) QA

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (72.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) AutoCAD
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) MarkLogic
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.00%) Publishing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) SOAP
4 3 (12.00%) JSON
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (12.00%) REST
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (8.00%) LINQ
6 1 (4.00%) WinForms
6 1 (4.00%) Flash
6 1 (4.00%) XHTML
6 1 (4.00%) XML Schema
6 1 (4.00%) XSLT
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) Ontologies
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) Time Management
3 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (8.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 1 (4.00%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.00%) VBA
5 3 (12.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft