The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Graduate
Rank 233 244 249
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.098% 0.014% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.015% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £19,000 £24,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,800 £24,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £24,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,250 £23,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +9.30%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6783 6860 7214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.77% 94.75% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5504 5868 6344
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Graduate
England

IT Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(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
Manchester +5 5 £19,000 -20.83%
Cheshire - 2 £22,500 - 1
IT Graduate
England

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) EDI
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) VB
1 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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