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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 52 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 25 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.73% 0.81% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 0.84% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 22
Median salary £24,500 £20,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,200 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £22,000 £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
656 596 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.91% 97.07% 98.87%
Number of salaries quoted 573 523 565
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 27 May 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 12 £24,000 +20.00% 1
Tamworth - 8 £27,750 -
Stafford - 3 £19,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £26,500 -
Lichfield - 1 - - 1
Graduate
West Midlands

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 33 (71.74%) Degree
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 18 (39.13%) C#
4 17 (36.96%) .NET
4 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
5 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (30.43%) Java
6 14 (30.43%) Computer Science
7 13 (28.26%) C++
8 10 (21.74%) VB
9 9 (19.57%) VB.NET
9 9 (19.57%) HTML
10 7 (15.22%) OOP
10 7 (15.22%) OO
11 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
11 6 (13.04%) CCNA
11 6 (13.04%) HP
11 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (13.04%) LAN
11 6 (13.04%) WAN
11 6 (13.04%) VPN
11 6 (13.04%) PHP
11 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
11 6 (13.04%) C
11 6 (13.04%) VBScript
11 6 (13.04%) Oracle
11 6 (13.04%) Firewall
11 6 (13.04%) VB6
11 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.70%) N-Tier

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 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
1 6 (13.04%) LAN
1 6 (13.04%) VPN
1 6 (13.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) OLTP
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.52%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) .NET
2 9 (19.57%) HTML
3 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.52%) CSS
4 3 (6.52%) CSS3
4 3 (6.52%) HTML5
5 2 (4.35%) WCF
5 2 (4.35%) WPF
6 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.17%) JPA
6 1 (2.17%) Spring
6 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.35%) EPoS
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) OO
1 7 (15.22%) OOP
2 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (6.52%) MVC
3 3 (6.52%) Test Scripting
4 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL
4 2 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.35%) SDLC
4 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
4 2 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (2.17%) CAD
5 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.17%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (2.17%) High Availability
5 1 (2.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 18 (39.13%) C#
3 14 (30.43%) Java
4 13 (28.26%) C++
5 10 (21.74%) VB
6 9 (19.57%) VB.NET
7 6 (13.04%) C
7 6 (13.04%) PHP
7 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
7 6 (13.04%) VB6
7 6 (13.04%) VBScript
8 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (71.74%) Degree
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.04%) CCNA
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.52%) MCSD
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) HP
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
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