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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 86 64 70
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 19 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.58% 2.88% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 2.98% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 36
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
1176 1109 1383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.51% 96.86% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 983 1170
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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
Crawley +7 2 £22,750 +1.11% 1
Horsham -21 2 £25,000 -
Gatwick 0 1 £24,000 +17.07%
Haywards Heath -12 1 £20,000 -4.76%
Chichester -16 1 £26,000 +36.84% 1
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 27 (72.97%) Degree
2 15 (40.54%) Mathematics
3 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
4 12 (32.43%) C#
5 11 (29.73%) C++
6 10 (27.03%) Java
7 9 (24.32%) .NET
7 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
7 9 (24.32%) Games
8 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
8 8 (21.62%) SQL
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle
9 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
9 7 (18.92%) MVC
9 7 (18.92%) LINQ
9 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
10 6 (16.22%) Kanban
10 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (16.22%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (16.22%) Moq
10 6 (16.22%) BDD
10 6 (16.22%) NHibernate
10 6 (16.22%) TDD
10 6 (16.22%) NUnit
10 6 (16.22%) Scrum
10 6 (16.22%) Web Application Development
11 5 (13.51%) HTML
11 5 (13.51%) OO
11 5 (13.51%) Marketing
11 5 (13.51%) Physics

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (8.11%) SAS
2 2 (5.41%) WordPress
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SPSS
1 1 (2.70%) Simulink
1 1 (2.70%) Maple
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) SQLite
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) NUnit
1 6 (16.22%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (16.22%) Moq
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (24.32%) Games
2 5 (13.51%) Marketing
3 4 (10.81%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) French Language
4 1 (2.70%) German Language
4 1 (2.70%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.70%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (2.70%) Russian Language
4 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
2 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
2 7 (18.92%) LINQ
3 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (16.22%) NHibernate
4 5 (13.51%) HTML
5 4 (10.81%) CSS
6 3 (8.11%) Web Services
6 3 (8.11%) Ajax
6 3 (8.11%) J2EE
7 1 (2.70%) HTML5
7 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.70%) QML
7 1 (2.70%) jQuery
7 1 (2.70%) Qt
7 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Mathematics
2 14 (37.84%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.51%) Physics
4 1 (2.70%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.70%) Biology
4 1 (2.70%) Economics
4 1 (2.70%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) MVC
2 6 (16.22%) Scrum
2 6 (16.22%) TDD
2 6 (16.22%) Kanban
2 6 (16.22%) BDD
2 6 (16.22%) Web Application Development
3 5 (13.51%) OO
4 4 (10.81%) UML
4 4 (10.81%) OOP
4 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) OOD
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) Data-Driven Marketing
5 3 (8.11%) Web Development
5 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.41%) Time Management
6 2 (5.41%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) C#
2 11 (29.73%) C++
3 10 (27.03%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.62%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.41%) C
6 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
7 1 (2.70%) Fortran
7 1 (2.70%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.70%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Minitab
2 1 (2.70%) Capita
Lancing
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Full Benefits Package & Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Chichester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Grinstead, West Sussex (RH13)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 25k
Posted: 8 days ago