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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 78 75 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 10 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.11% 0.97% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.04% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 10
Average salary £22,250 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £21,800 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
865 868 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.90% 93.13% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 752 760 520
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 £23,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram 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 27 April 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 -4 5 £22,500 - 3
Kettering - 4 £22,000 - 2
Graduate
East Midlands

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 9 (69.23%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) OOP
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
6 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
6 3 (23.08%) Welsh Language
6 3 (23.08%) JSON
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 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 3 (23.08%) Welsh Language
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) JSON
3 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) OOP
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Google
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago