The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 79 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 8 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.98% 3.20% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 3.24% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 17
Median salary £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Graduate
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
799 865 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.16% 98.97% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 755 665 819
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Graduate
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Southampton

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Southampton region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) Android
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (9.09%) SAS
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Gradle
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) JMS
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) WinForms
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Android Development
2 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) OOD
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) DevExpress
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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