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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 78 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 22 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.07% 3.13% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 3.24% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 42
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
1031 957 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.99% 96.67% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 903 864 1157
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £56,000
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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram 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 30 January 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 +4 10 £26,500 +6.00% 2
Crawley -7 10 £26,500 +15.21%
Littlehampton - 5 £22,500 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £22,500 -
Gatwick 0 1 £31,000 +12.72%
Burgess Hill -1 1 £18,000 +2.85%
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 33 (68.75%) Degree
2 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 18 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 18 (37.50%) SQL
5 17 (35.42%) .NET
6 16 (33.33%) HTML
6 16 (33.33%) Ajax
7 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
7 15 (31.25%) CSS
8 14 (29.17%) Java
8 14 (29.17%) C#
8 14 (29.17%) Web Development
9 13 (27.08%) MySQL
10 11 (22.92%) J2EE
10 11 (22.92%) Apache
10 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
11 10 (20.83%) jQuery
11 10 (20.83%) UML
11 10 (20.83%) JSP
11 10 (20.83%) Servlets
11 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
11 10 (20.83%) GIS
12 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
12 8 (16.67%) PHP
12 8 (16.67%) XML
13 7 (14.58%) Web Services
13 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (12.50%) Finance
14 6 (12.50%) LINQ

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (22.92%) Apache
2 4 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (6.25%) WordPress
4 1 (2.08%) SAS
4 1 (2.08%) SugarCRM
4 1 (2.08%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Intranet
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) MySQL
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (6.25%) Moq
2 3 (6.25%) NUnit
2 3 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) PhpStorm
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Games
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
4 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.17%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Avionics
6 1 (2.08%) Electronics
6 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) .NET
2 16 (33.33%) HTML
2 16 (33.33%) Ajax
3 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.25%) CSS
4 11 (22.92%) J2EE
4 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
5 10 (20.83%) jQuery
5 10 (20.83%) JSP
5 10 (20.83%) Servlets
6 8 (16.67%) XML
7 7 (14.58%) Web Services
8 6 (12.50%) LINQ
8 6 (12.50%) WPF
8 6 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (10.42%) ADO.NET
9 5 (10.42%) SOAP
10 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.25%) HTML5
10 3 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.83%) GIS
3 6 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.25%) iPhone
6 2 (4.17%) Physics
7 1 (2.08%) User Experience
7 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.08%) Kindle
7 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.08%) RIA
7 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) CentOS
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.17%) Web Development
3 10 (20.83%) UML
4 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) MVC
6 5 (10.42%) OO
7 4 (8.33%) Scrum
8 3 (6.25%) Web Application Development
8 3 (6.25%) Automation Testing
8 3 (6.25%) BDD
8 3 (6.25%) OOP
8 3 (6.25%) Kanban
8 3 (6.25%) TDD
9 2 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.17%) ITIL
9 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.17%) Service Management
9 2 (4.17%) OOD
9 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 18 (37.50%) SQL
3 14 (29.17%) Java
3 14 (29.17%) C#
4 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 8 (16.67%) PHP
5 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.42%) C++
5 5 (10.42%) X++
6 3 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.08%) C
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Plesk
1 2 (4.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco
3 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) Capita
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago