The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 54 51 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 16 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.65% 3.30% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 3.35% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 7
Median salary £22,250 £23,000 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.26% +17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
Graduate
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
582 627 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.36% 98.43% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 535 536 547
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stoke-on-Trent -3 10 £23,250 -7.00%
Stafford -1 4 £20,000 -16.66% 1
Graduate
West Midlands

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Staffordshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 26 (65.00%) Degree
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (42.50%) C#
5 16 (40.00%) .NET
6 14 (35.00%) HTML
6 14 (35.00%) Java
6 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
7 13 (32.50%) C++
8 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (22.50%) VB
10 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (20.00%) CSS
10 8 (20.00%) OO
10 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (20.00%) HTML5
10 8 (20.00%) CSS3
11 7 (17.50%) Web Development
12 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.00%) MVC
13 5 (12.50%) VB6
13 5 (12.50%) Oracle
13 5 (12.50%) C
13 5 (12.50%) VBScript
13 5 (12.50%) PHP
13 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
13 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (12.50%) Mathematics

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.50%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 14 (35.00%) HTML
3 8 (20.00%) CSS
3 8 (20.00%) CSS3
3 8 (20.00%) HTML5
4 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (2.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 5 (12.50%) Physics
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) OO
2 7 (17.50%) Web Development
3 6 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (7.50%) OOP
4 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.50%) CAD
6 1 (2.50%) CRM
6 1 (2.50%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 14 (35.00%) Java
4 13 (32.50%) C++
5 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (22.50%) VB
7 5 (12.50%) C
7 5 (12.50%) PHP
7 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 5 (12.50%) VB6
7 5 (12.50%) VBScript
8 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Degree
2 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
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