The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 27 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 16 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.13% 1.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.35% 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 0
Average salary £26,500 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Graduate
West 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 Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 288 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 96.55% 95.68% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 223 201 207
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Graduate
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Solihull

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) HTML
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (54.17%) C#
4 11 (45.83%) CSS
5 10 (41.67%) jQuery
6 8 (33.33%) MVC
6 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) HP
7 7 (29.17%) SLA
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco
7 7 (29.17%) MS Visio
7 7 (29.17%) Wireless
7 7 (29.17%) Remedy
7 7 (29.17%) Wireshark
7 7 (29.17%) NetScout
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) Windows

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (29.17%) MS Visio
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Wireless
1 7 (29.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Games
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) HTML
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) jQuery
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
7 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) WinForms
8 4 (16.67%) WCF
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (16.67%) Sass
8 4 (16.67%) LESS
8 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
9 2 (8.33%) CSS3
9 2 (8.33%) HTML5
10 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) MVC
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) OOP
3 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) OOD
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (54.17%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.67%) VB
4 4 (16.67%) C
5 3 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) HP
2 7 (29.17%) Remedy
2 7 (29.17%) NetScout
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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