The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 67 94 77
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 41 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.33% 1.22% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.40% 1.27% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 41 16 38
Average salary £25,000 £22,000 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,250 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,250 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,375 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -2.12%
Graduate
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1206 1337 1387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.97% 95.91% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 1172 1160
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Graduate
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Graduate Salary Trend in West Sussex

Graduate
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
Horsham +21 18 £25,750 +3.00% 3
Crawley +1 13 £26,500 +23.25%
Haywards Heath - 9 £20,000 - 2
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 38 (63.33%) Degree
2 27 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 26 (43.33%) Computer Science
4 25 (41.67%) Java
5 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
6 19 (31.67%) Web Development
6 19 (31.67%) Ajax
7 18 (30.00%) MySQL
8 17 (28.33%) SQL
8 17 (28.33%) Apache
9 13 (21.67%) Mathematics
9 13 (21.67%) UML
9 13 (21.67%) JSP
9 13 (21.67%) Servlets
9 13 (21.67%) GIS
10 12 (20.00%) Finance
10 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (18.33%) Web Services
11 11 (18.33%) J2EE
12 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 9 (15.00%) .NET
13 9 (15.00%) SAS
13 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 8 (13.33%) C++
14 8 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (11.67%) HTML
16 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
16 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 17 (28.33%) Apache
2 9 (15.00%) SAS
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.00%) MS Project
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) SSL
2 1 (1.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) MySQL
2 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Selenium
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) PhpStorm
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Games
3 4 (6.67%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.67%) Ajax
2 13 (21.67%) JSP
2 13 (21.67%) Servlets
3 11 (18.33%) J2EE
3 11 (18.33%) Web Services
4 9 (15.00%) .NET
5 7 (11.67%) HTML
6 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.00%) CSS
7 5 (8.33%) SOAP
7 5 (8.33%) ADO.NET
7 5 (8.33%) XML
7 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (3.33%) jQuery
10 1 (1.67%) HTML5
10 1 (1.67%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.67%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (43.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.67%) GIS
2 13 (21.67%) Mathematics
3 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.67%) Statistics
4 1 (1.67%) RIA
4 1 (1.67%) FMCG
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) Android
5 1 (1.67%) CentOS
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (31.67%) Web Development
3 13 (21.67%) UML
4 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.00%) OOD
6 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.00%) System Testing
8 3 (5.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.00%) ITIL
8 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.00%) Project Management
8 3 (5.00%) Service Management
8 3 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.00%) Validation
9 2 (3.33%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (3.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) Java
2 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.33%) SQL
4 8 (13.33%) C++
5 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.33%) C#
6 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.33%) X++
7 1 (1.67%) PHP5
7 1 (1.67%) R
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (63.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Plesk
1 1 (1.67%) cPanel
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.00%) Progress
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000-32,000+Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Venturi
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago