The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 77 73 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 6 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.75% 1.62% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.65% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 6
Average salary £26,000 £23,750 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,125 £21,550 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,250 £23,750
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
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
770 786 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.73% 98.00% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 687 751 789
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Southampton

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
1 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
2 6 (33.33%) BDD
2 6 (33.33%) Node.js
2 6 (33.33%) CSS3
2 6 (33.33%) HTML5
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) C++
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) TDD
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) OOP
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 3 (16.67%) UNIX
5 3 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) PhD
5 3 (16.67%) C
5 3 (16.67%) Linux

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
1 2 (11.11%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
1 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
2 6 (33.33%) HTML5
2 6 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) J2EE
4 2 (11.11%) OpenMP
4 2 (11.11%) OpenCL
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.11%) Physics
3 2 (11.11%) VHDL
3 2 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) iPhone
4 1 (5.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (33.33%) TDD
1 6 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (22.22%) Web Development
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (11.11%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) C
4 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) PhD
3 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) SAP
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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