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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 67 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 13 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.37% 2.99% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 3.10% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 12
Average salary £23,250 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
925 904 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.68% 96.68% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 830 815 556
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015. 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 +1 11 £24,000 +6.66% 1
Kettering -2 1 £21,500 +22.85% 2
Wellingborough - 1 - -
Graduate
East Midlands

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 17 (73.91%) Degree
2 15 (65.22%) Computer Science
2 15 (65.22%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
5 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
5 10 (43.48%) CSS
6 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
7 8 (34.78%) OO
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (26.09%) MVC
9 6 (26.09%) Web Services
10 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
10 5 (21.74%) Java
11 4 (17.39%) XML
11 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
11 4 (17.39%) Windows
11 4 (17.39%) OOP
11 4 (17.39%) WinForms
11 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
11 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
11 4 (17.39%) JSON
11 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (17.39%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 11 (47.83%) HTML
3 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 10 (43.48%) CSS
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) JSON
5 4 (17.39%) WinForms
5 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (8.70%) WCF
6 2 (8.70%) WPF
6 2 (8.70%) LINQ
6 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 1 (4.35%) Ajax
7 1 (4.35%) XHTML
7 1 (4.35%) JSP
7 1 (4.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 8 (34.78%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) MVC
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
7 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.35%) Content Management
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
4 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 5 (21.74%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) C
6 2 (8.70%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering
Searchability
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago