The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Graduate
Rank - 244 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.043% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.045% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £19,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £21,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -2.27%
IT Graduate
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 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
6123 6681 7159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.23% 94.83% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4987 5410 6136
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + progression, training,
Posted: 6 days ago