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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 73 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 24 36 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.23% 3.25% 4.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 3.34% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 68
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £17,250
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
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
1041 1078 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.93% 97.20% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 923 965 1350
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Crawley -2 8 £26,500 +12.76%
Horsham -2 8 £26,500 +12.76%
Littlehampton - 5 £22,500 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £20,250 -
Burgess Hill +6 1 £18,000 +2.85%
Gatwick -1 1 £31,000 +12.72%
Worthing -5 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £21,000 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (70.83%) Degree
2 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
3 22 (45.83%) SQL
3 22 (45.83%) .NET
4 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 18 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 18 (37.50%) C#
5 16 (33.33%) HTML
6 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 14 (29.17%) CSS
7 14 (29.17%) .NET Framework
8 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
9 12 (25.00%) Ajax
10 10 (20.83%) Web Development
11 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.75%) MVC
11 9 (18.75%) MySQL
11 9 (18.75%) Java
11 9 (18.75%) LINQ
11 9 (18.75%) jQuery
12 8 (16.67%) XML
12 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
12 8 (16.67%) Games
12 8 (16.67%) PHP
12 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
13 7 (14.58%) Scrum
13 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
13 7 (14.58%) Web Services
13 7 (14.58%) Apache
14 6 (12.50%) WPF

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (14.58%) 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
2 1 (2.08%) SPSS
2 1 (2.08%) Simulink
2 1 (2.08%) Maple
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Intranet
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.50%) NUnit
2 6 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (12.50%) Moq
3 4 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) Selenium
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) PhpStorm
General
1 8 (16.67%) Games
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
3 4 (8.33%) Marketing
4 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.08%) Electronics
6 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.08%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) .NET
2 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 16 (33.33%) HTML
4 14 (29.17%) CSS
4 14 (29.17%) .NET Framework
5 12 (25.00%) Ajax
6 9 (18.75%) LINQ
6 9 (18.75%) jQuery
7 8 (16.67%) XML
8 7 (14.58%) Web Services
9 6 (12.50%) J2EE
9 6 (12.50%) JSP
9 6 (12.50%) Servlets
9 6 (12.50%) NHibernate
9 6 (12.50%) WPF
9 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (10.42%) SOAP
10 5 (10.42%) ADO.NET
11 4 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 6 (12.50%) GIS
4 4 (8.33%) Physics
4 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.25%) iPhone
6 1 (2.08%) Kindle
6 1 (2.08%) User Experience
6 1 (2.08%) Chemistry
6 1 (2.08%) Biology
6 1 (2.08%) Economics
6 1 (2.08%) Statistics
6 1 (2.08%) RIA
6 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
1 4 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) CentOS
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.83%) Web Development
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.75%) MVC
4 7 (14.58%) Scrum
5 6 (12.50%) TDD
5 6 (12.50%) UML
5 6 (12.50%) BDD
5 6 (12.50%) Kanban
5 6 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 5 (10.42%) OO
7 3 (6.25%) OOP
7 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Data-Driven Marketing
8 2 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.17%) OOD
8 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
2 22 (45.83%) SQL
3 18 (37.50%) C#
4 9 (18.75%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) PHP
5 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 6 (12.50%) C++
7 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.42%) X++
8 4 (8.33%) Objective-C
9 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.25%) C
10 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.08%) PHP5
11 1 (2.08%) VBA
11 1 (2.08%) Fortran
11 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
11 1 (2.08%) Assembly Language
11 1 (2.08%) Pascal
11 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (70.83%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) MCP
2 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) IEC 61508
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 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
3 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.08%) Minitab
4 1 (2.08%) Capita
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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