The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 70 58 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 6 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.92% 2.62% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 2.71% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 16
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Graduate
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
641 627 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.86% 96.76% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 576 587 309
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Graduate
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Northampton

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) VB.NET
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
4 7 (53.85%) OO
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
6 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 5 (38.46%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 4 (30.77%) WinForms
7 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
7 4 (30.77%) SDLC
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
8 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
8 3 (23.08%) JSON
8 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) XML

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (7.69%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) WinForms
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XHTML
6 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) VB.NET
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
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