The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 57 29 54
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 15 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.19% 6.60% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 6.76% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 41 15
Average salary £20,750 £20,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
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
655 636 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.62% 97.55% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 555 535 427
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

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
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -4 10 £21,000 +5.00% 1
Stafford +1 2 £20,250 -4.70%
Uttoxeter - 1 £20,000 -
Graduate
West Midlands

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 9 (40.91%) Degree
4 8 (36.36%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
5 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
6 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 5 (22.73%) Android
7 5 (22.73%) Android Development
7 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 4 (18.18%) HTML5
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (13.64%) PHP
9 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
9 3 (13.64%) Java
9 3 (13.64%) ETL
9 3 (13.64%) Linux
9 3 (13.64%) UNIX
9 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (9.09%) Data Management
10 2 (9.09%) Python
10 2 (9.09%) MS Excel

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (9.09%) OLAP
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) jQuery
3 4 (18.18%) HTML5
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) JDBC
5 1 (4.55%) JSP
5 1 (4.55%) Servlets
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.55%) Sass
5 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Android
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
1 5 (22.73%) Android Development
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) Data Management
4 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Content Management
5 1 (4.55%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) PHP
5 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.64%) Java
6 2 (9.09%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (4.55%) C++
7 1 (4.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) Google
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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