The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
England / South East
Rank 164 169 171
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 278 373 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.87% 1.91% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.97% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 252 301 328
Median salary £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14419 18931 19596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.82% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11976 16088 15886
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Graduate
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Graduate Salary Trend in the South East

Graduate
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Graduate Salary Histogram in the South East

Graduate
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +40 82 £26,000 - 13
Hampshire +57 80 £25,000 +6.38% 10
Buckinghamshire +2 37 £25,000 - 2
Surrey -25 29 £22,500 -10.00% 12
Oxfordshire +21 19 £26,375 -12.08% 9
Kent +9 14 £45,000 +100.00% 4
West Sussex -19 8 £23,000 -13.20%
East Sussex -15 5 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 413 (68.49%) Degree
2 283 (46.93%) Computer Science
3 246 (40.80%) C#
4 197 (32.67%) .NET
5 186 (30.85%) Java
6 175 (29.02%) Software Engineering
7 155 (25.70%) C++
8 144 (23.88%) SQL
9 136 (22.55%) JavaScript
10 118 (19.57%) HTML
10 118 (19.57%) Mathematics
11 117 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
12 114 (18.91%) Microsoft
13 107 (17.74%) CSS
14 94 (15.59%) ASP.NET
15 92 (15.26%) Python
16 84 (13.93%) C
17 83 (13.76%) SQL Server
18 81 (13.43%) OO
19 68 (11.28%) MVC
20 66 (10.95%) MS Excel
20 66 (10.95%) Physics
21 62 (10.28%) Web Development
22 60 (9.95%) Web Services
23 58 (9.62%) OOP
23 58 (9.62%) Windows
24 56 (9.29%) Finance
24 56 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
25 54 (8.96%) PHP
26 52 (8.62%) XML

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (2.16%) Tomcat
2 10 (1.66%) Apache
3 9 (1.49%) IIS
3 9 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.33%) JBoss
5 6 (1.00%) CMS
5 6 (1.00%) WordPress
6 5 (0.83%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.66%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.50%) nginx
9 2 (0.33%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.33%) Hubot
9 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.17%) Drupal
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 66 (10.95%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.32%) MS Office
3 10 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.33%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.66%) MS Project
7 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.00%) SaaS
3 5 (0.83%) Google App Engine
4 4 (0.66%) G Suite
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.33%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.16%) Internet
2 11 (1.82%) Firewall
3 7 (1.16%) DNS
3 7 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.83%) LAN
4 5 (0.83%) WAN
5 4 (0.66%) FTP
5 4 (0.66%) HTTP
5 4 (0.66%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.66%) Network Security
5 4 (0.66%) VoIP
6 3 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.50%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (0.50%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.50%) VLAN
7 2 (0.33%) 2G
7 2 (0.33%) 3G
7 2 (0.33%) DHCP
7 2 (0.33%) MPLS
7 2 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (13.76%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.31%) MySQL
3 22 (3.65%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.16%) Big Data
5 7 (1.16%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.83%) MS Access
7 5 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.66%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.50%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.33%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (4.64%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.65%) Eclipse
3 20 (3.32%) Visual Studio
4 17 (2.82%) Selenium
5 10 (1.66%) Selenium IDE
5 10 (1.66%) WebDriver
6 7 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.83%) FitNesse
7 5 (0.83%) NUnit
8 3 (0.50%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.50%) Moq
8 3 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.50%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (0.50%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.33%) JIRA
9 2 (0.33%) Maven
9 2 (0.33%) Subversion
9 2 (0.33%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.17%) JUnit
General
1 56 (9.29%) Finance
2 33 (5.47%) Marketing
3 31 (5.14%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.65%) Advertising
5 11 (1.82%) Military
6 7 (1.16%) Electronics
6 7 (1.16%) Legal
7 6 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.83%) Banking
9 4 (0.66%) Automotive
9 4 (0.66%) Games
9 4 (0.66%) Retail
10 3 (0.50%) Local Government
11 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (32.67%) .NET
2 118 (19.57%) HTML
3 107 (17.74%) CSS
4 94 (15.59%) ASP.NET
5 60 (9.95%) Web Services
6 52 (8.62%) XML
7 38 (6.30%) REST
8 34 (5.64%) JSON
9 32 (5.31%) jQuery
10 25 (4.15%) HTML5
11 24 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (3.65%) Ajax
12 22 (3.65%) Android SDK
13 20 (3.32%) AngularJS
14 15 (2.49%) WCF
14 15 (2.49%) WPF
15 14 (2.32%) CSS3
15 14 (2.32%) Node.js
16 13 (2.16%) Spring
17 12 (1.99%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 283 (46.93%) Computer Science
2 118 (19.57%) Mathematics
3 66 (10.95%) Physics
4 56 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (6.47%) Mobile App
6 20 (3.32%) Driving Licence
7 11 (1.82%) Statistics
8 10 (1.66%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (1.33%) Internet of Things
11 7 (1.16%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.16%) Social Media
12 6 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.66%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.66%) Reference Data
13 4 (0.66%) User Experience
14 3 (0.50%) Artificial Intelligence
14 3 (0.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 3 (0.50%) Graphic Design
14 3 (0.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 58 (9.62%) Windows
2 51 (8.46%) Linux
3 41 (6.80%) Android
4 29 (4.81%) Unix
5 13 (2.16%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.49%) Windows 8
6 9 (1.49%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (1.16%) VxWorks
8 7 (1.16%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.83%) Solaris
11 4 (0.66%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.17%) VMS
14 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (29.02%) Software Engineering
2 117 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (13.43%) OO
4 68 (11.28%) MVC
5 62 (10.28%) Web Development
6 58 (9.62%) OOP
7 44 (7.30%) SDLC
8 39 (6.47%) Time Management
9 33 (5.47%) Front End Development
10 31 (5.14%) Scrum
11 30 (4.98%) Android Development
12 25 (4.15%) Mobile Development
12 25 (4.15%) TDD
13 24 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (3.65%) Memory Management
15 17 (2.82%) Unit Testing
16 16 (2.65%) Migration
17 14 (2.32%) ITIL
17 14 (2.32%) Project Management
17 14 (2.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 246 (40.80%) C#
2 186 (30.85%) Java
3 155 (25.70%) C++
4 144 (23.88%) SQL
5 136 (22.55%) JavaScript
6 92 (15.26%) Python
7 84 (13.93%) C
8 54 (8.96%) PHP
9 18 (2.99%) MATLAB
10 11 (1.82%) T-SQL
11 10 (1.66%) Perl
11 10 (1.66%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.33%) VB
13 6 (1.00%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.00%) R
14 5 (0.83%) Scala
14 5 (0.83%) VC++
15 4 (0.66%) Google Apps Script
15 4 (0.66%) Haskell
15 4 (0.66%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 413 (68.49%) Degree
2 44 (7.30%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.32%) DV Cleared
4 10 (1.66%) ISEB
4 10 (1.66%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.66%) PhD
5 8 (1.33%) CCNA
5 8 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.83%) CEH
6 5 (0.83%) GIAC
6 5 (0.83%) GPEN
6 5 (0.83%) OSCP
7 4 (0.66%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.50%) ACCA
8 3 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.50%) CIMA
8 3 (0.50%) MCP
9 2 (0.33%) CCENT
9 2 (0.33%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.16%) QA
2 4 (0.66%) SLA
3 3 (0.50%) SDET
4 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.33%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.17%) RMADS
System Software
1 12 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.33%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.33%) Docker
4 2 (0.33%) NFS
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) Nessus
1 5 (0.83%) Nmap
1 5 (0.83%) OpenVAS
2 2 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.33%) SCCM
2 2 (0.33%) WSUS
3 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 114 (18.91%) Microsoft
2 24 (3.98%) Oracle
3 15 (2.49%) IBM
4 14 (2.32%) Cisco
4 14 (2.32%) HP
5 11 (1.82%) Google
6 7 (1.16%) Juniper
6 7 (1.16%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.00%) Fidessa
8 5 (0.83%) Apple
8 5 (0.83%) Coverity
8 5 (0.83%) Facebook
8 5 (0.83%) Qualys
8 5 (0.83%) VMware
9 4 (0.66%) NetApp
10 3 (0.50%) Avid
10 3 (0.50%) Blue Coat
10 3 (0.50%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.50%) F5
10 3 (0.50%) Forcepoint
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Career
Posted: 12 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-35k+Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27500 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, life cover plus others
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago