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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 82 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 3 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.40% 1.09% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.10% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 10
Average salary £19,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.53% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
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
749 910 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.81% 99.13% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 699 746 772
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Southampton

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XSL
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) DevExpress
Southampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 17 days ago