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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 74 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 24 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.05% 2.81% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 2.89% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 37
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £27,500 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
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
1143 1074 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.86% 97.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 995 976 1260
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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
Lancing - 6 £25,000 - 1
Haywards Heath -2 4 £24,000 +14.28%
Crawley -2 3 £22,500 -10.00%
Chichester -10 3 £26,000 +36.84% 1
Horsham -23 3 £25,000 - 3
Gatwick -2 1 £24,000 +17.07%
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 32 (72.73%) Degree
2 18 (40.91%) Computer Science
3 17 (38.64%) Mathematics
3 17 (38.64%) C#
4 16 (36.36%) .NET
5 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
5 15 (34.09%) SQL
6 12 (27.27%) HTML
6 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 11 (25.00%) CSS
7 11 (25.00%) C++
8 10 (22.73%) Java
8 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 9 (20.45%) Oracle
9 9 (20.45%) MVC
9 9 (20.45%) Games
9 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
9 9 (20.45%) LINQ
10 8 (18.18%) jQuery
11 7 (15.91%) Physics
11 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
11 7 (15.91%) PHP
11 7 (15.91%) OO
12 6 (13.64%) OOP
12 6 (13.64%) Scrum
12 6 (13.64%) Objective-C
12 6 (13.64%) Finance
12 6 (13.64%) NHibernate
12 6 (13.64%) TDD

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (9.09%) WordPress
2 3 (6.82%) IIS
2 3 (6.82%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) SPSS
2 1 (2.27%) Simulink
2 1 (2.27%) Maple
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Intranet
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) NUnit
1 6 (13.64%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (13.64%) Moq
2 4 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.45%) Games
2 6 (13.64%) Finance
3 5 (11.36%) Marketing
4 3 (6.82%) Legal
4 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) German Language
5 1 (2.27%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.27%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (2.27%) Russian Language
5 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) .NET
2 12 (27.27%) HTML
2 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 11 (25.00%) CSS
4 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
4 9 (20.45%) LINQ
5 8 (18.18%) jQuery
6 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (13.64%) NHibernate
7 3 (6.82%) J2EE
7 3 (6.82%) Web Services
7 3 (6.82%) XML
7 3 (6.82%) Ajax
7 3 (6.82%) HTML5
7 3 (6.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (6.82%) JSON
7 3 (6.82%) WPF
8 2 (4.55%) CSS3
9 1 (2.27%) QML
9 1 (2.27%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 17 (38.64%) Mathematics
3 7 (15.91%) Physics
4 4 (9.09%) User Experience
5 3 (6.82%) iPhone
6 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.27%) Economics
7 1 (2.27%) Statistics
7 1 (2.27%) Graphic Design
7 1 (2.27%) Chemistry
7 1 (2.27%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) MVC
1 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
2 7 (15.91%) OO
3 6 (13.64%) OOP
3 6 (13.64%) TDD
3 6 (13.64%) Scrum
3 6 (13.64%) Kanban
3 6 (13.64%) BDD
3 6 (13.64%) Web Application Development
4 5 (11.36%) Web Development
5 4 (9.09%) UML
6 3 (6.82%) OOD
6 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Data-Driven Marketing
7 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.55%) Time Management
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) C#
2 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
2 15 (34.09%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) C++
4 10 (22.73%) Java
5 7 (15.91%) PHP
6 6 (13.64%) Objective-C
7 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.55%) C
8 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.27%) VBA
9 1 (2.27%) Fortran
9 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.27%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 32 (72.73%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Plesk
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco
2 1 (2.27%) VMware
2 1 (2.27%) Minitab
2 1 (2.27%) Capita
2 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lancing
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Mecmesin Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Flexible Working Hours + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £21k - 28k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham
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Salary: £16k - 22k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Chichester
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago