The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had IT Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Graduate
England / North West
Rank 234 236 239
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 12 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.018% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.019% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 13
Median salary £25,000 - £22,000
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 - £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £23,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5700 5221 6606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.54% 95.96% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4795 4390 5650
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured IT Graduate in the job title.

IT Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Graduate Salary Trend in the North West

IT Graduate
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Manchester - 3 £25,000 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £19,500 - 3
IT Graduate
England

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT 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 North West region featuring IT Graduate in the job title.

1 18 (81.82%) Degree
2 13 (59.09%) Banking
2 13 (59.09%) Retail
2 13 (59.09%) Process Management
3 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) Requirements Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
8 2 (9.09%) Symfony
8 2 (9.09%) jQuery
8 2 (9.09%) Laravel
8 2 (9.09%) Office 365
8 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (9.09%) MVC
8 2 (9.09%) Workflow
8 2 (9.09%) Finance
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 2 (9.09%) CSS
8 2 (9.09%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) JavaScript

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (59.09%) Banking
1 13 (59.09%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) jQuery
1 2 (9.09%) Laravel
1 2 (9.09%) Symfony
1 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Process Management
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Sage
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