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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 64 90 65
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 44 18 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.77% 1.34% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 1.38% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 38
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,800 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1144 1303 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.95% 96.66% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 1165 1196
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £61,500
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 1 June 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 +14 18 £26,500 +10.41%
Haywards Heath 0 13 £20,000 -14.89% 3
Crawley +10 12 £26,500 +29.26% 1
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 44 (64.71%) Degree
2 32 (47.06%) Java
2 32 (47.06%) Software Engineering
3 30 (44.12%) Computer Science
4 25 (36.76%) Web Development
5 21 (30.88%) SQL
6 19 (27.94%) MySQL
7 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
7 18 (26.47%) Apache
8 17 (25.00%) Finance
8 17 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (23.53%) Ajax
9 16 (23.53%) Mathematics
10 15 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (22.06%) GIS
10 15 (22.06%) UML
10 15 (22.06%) JSP
10 15 (22.06%) Servlets
11 14 (20.59%) SAS
12 12 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (16.18%) Web Services
13 11 (16.18%) C++
14 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
14 10 (14.71%) OOD
14 10 (14.71%) Games
14 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
15 9 (13.24%) J2EE
16 7 (10.29%) Statistical Analysis
17 6 (8.82%) Time Management

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 18 (26.47%) Apache
2 14 (20.59%) SAS
3 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.41%) MS Project
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) Intranet
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) SSL
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.94%) MySQL
2 12 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Games
3 4 (5.88%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) Ajax
2 15 (22.06%) JSP
2 15 (22.06%) Servlets
3 11 (16.18%) Web Services
4 9 (13.24%) J2EE
5 5 (7.35%) .NET
6 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.94%) CSS
7 2 (2.94%) HTML
8 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.47%) jQuery
8 1 (1.47%) XML
8 1 (1.47%) SOAP
8 1 (1.47%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (44.12%) Computer Science
2 16 (23.53%) Mathematics
3 15 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (22.06%) GIS
4 4 (5.88%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.47%) Statistics
6 1 (1.47%) FMCG
6 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Android
2 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 25 (36.76%) Web Development
3 17 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (22.06%) UML
5 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.71%) OOD
6 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.29%) Statistical Analysis
8 6 (8.82%) Time Management
9 4 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.41%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 3 (4.41%) System Testing
10 3 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.41%) Validation
10 3 (4.41%) MVC
10 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.41%) Project Management
11 2 (2.94%) ITIL
11 2 (2.94%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) SQL
3 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.18%) C++
5 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.35%) C#
6 1 (1.47%) X++
6 1 (1.47%) R
6 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (64.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Plesk
1 1 (1.47%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
2 3 (4.41%) Progress
3 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
3 1 (1.47%) VMware
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + Best in Class Commission Scheme &
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Venturi
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Haywards Heath, Sussex
Fixed Recruitment
Posted: 23 days ago
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £19500 - £20500 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago