The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 26 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.70% - 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% - 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £23,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Graduate
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage 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
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
135 147 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 91.22% 96.71% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 111 99 139
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Graduate
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Stevenage

Graduate
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) 802.11
3 1 (25.00%) CAD
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) PDM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Online Games
3 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 802.11
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) PDM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft