The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 77 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 6 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.65% 2.81% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 2.88% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 13
Average salary £19,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £15,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,800 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Graduate
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
840 591 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.11% 97.69% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 786 517 613
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Northampton -21 2 £19,750 -12.22% 2
Kettering - 2 £19,000 - 1
Graduate
East Midlands

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 19 (65.52%) .NET
2 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
3 16 (55.17%) C#
4 13 (44.83%) Degree
5 11 (37.93%) HTML
5 11 (37.93%) CSS
6 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
7 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (27.59%) TDD
8 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
9 7 (24.14%) MVC
9 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
10 6 (20.69%) jQuery
11 5 (17.24%) Windows
11 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
11 5 (17.24%) Web Application Development
12 4 (13.79%) Internet
12 4 (13.79%) Scrum
12 4 (13.79%) WinForms
12 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
12 4 (13.79%) NUnit
12 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
12 4 (13.79%) Web Development
12 4 (13.79%) WCF
12 4 (13.79%) WPF
12 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (13.79%) Kanban
12 4 (13.79%) Spring.NET

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) NUnit
1 4 (13.79%) MSTest
1 4 (13.79%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (13.79%) Moq
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) .NET
2 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) CSS
3 11 (37.93%) HTML
4 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (20.69%) jQuery
6 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.79%) WCF
7 4 (13.79%) WPF
7 4 (13.79%) WinForms
7 4 (13.79%) Spring.NET
7 4 (13.79%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (13.79%) Ninject
7 4 (13.79%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (3.45%) JSP
8 1 (3.45%) Servlets
8 1 (3.45%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) XHTML
8 1 (3.45%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) MVC
4 5 (17.24%) Web Application Development
5 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) Kanban
5 4 (13.79%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (13.79%) MVVM
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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