The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Graduate
Rank 77 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.14% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £21,250 £23,750
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -10.52%
IT 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
667 803 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.67% 94.81% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 557 709 822
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

IT Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

IT Graduate Salary Trend in Southampton

IT Graduate
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VBA

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle