The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 59 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 18 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.90% 2.86% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.11% 3.07% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 6
Average salary £24,500 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £17,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Job Titles Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
438 391 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.81% 93.32% 99.64%
Number of salaries quoted 358 356 263
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate
Hampshire

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Graduate
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 22 (81.48%) Degree
2 18 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
3 16 (59.26%) C++
4 15 (55.56%) Linux
5 14 (51.85%) C
6 13 (48.15%) UNIX
7 7 (25.93%) .NET
7 7 (25.93%) C#
8 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
9 4 (14.81%) Ajax
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
9 4 (14.81%) MVC
10 3 (11.11%) Electronics
10 3 (11.11%) PhD
10 3 (11.11%) Physics
11 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
11 2 (7.41%) Python
11 2 (7.41%) Windows
12 1 (3.70%) CSS
12 1 (3.70%) Web Services
12 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
12 1 (3.70%) MySQL
12 1 (3.70%) PHP
12 1 (3.70%) SQL
12 1 (3.70%) VB
12 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
12 1 (3.70%) HTML
12 1 (3.70%) Java

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (3.70%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) Ajax
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) LAMP
3 1 (3.70%) WCF
3 1 (3.70%) Symfony
3 1 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Physics
3 1 (3.70%) VHDL
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (14.81%) MVC
3 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) OOP
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Content Management
4 1 (3.70%) Document Management
4 1 (3.70%) Image Processing
4 1 (3.70%) Game Development
4 1 (3.70%) Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C++
2 14 (51.85%) C
3 7 (25.93%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) DICOM
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) IBM
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Kofax
1 1 (3.70%) Google
1 1 (3.70%) Zend