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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 55 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 13 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.97% 2.44% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.56% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 8
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
630 352 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.31% 95.39% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 582 333 396
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
1 14 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 12 (54.55%) Web Development
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) J2EE
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle
3 11 (50.00%) EJB
3 11 (50.00%) JSP
3 11 (50.00%) Servlets
3 11 (50.00%) PhD
3 11 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 11 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) Degree
5 8 (36.36%) TDD
5 8 (36.36%) Pair Programming
5 8 (36.36%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) XHTML
7 1 (4.55%) CSS
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
7 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.55%) .NET
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) HTML

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) J2EE
1 11 (50.00%) EJB
1 11 (50.00%) JSP
1 11 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (4.55%) XHTML
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 11 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 12 (54.55%) Web Development
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
3 8 (36.36%) Pair Programming
3 8 (36.36%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) PhD
2 10 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
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