The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Poole 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 36 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.87% 2.00% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 2.02% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £25,250 £22,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.77% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Graduate
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole 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
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
210 99 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 98.13% 99.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 206 95 73
Average salary £40,000 £31,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.98% -2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,950 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Graduate
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Poole

Graduate
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 13 (86.67%) C++
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) UNIX
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) OOP
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) MS Office
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Device Driver

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) OOP
2 5 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco