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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 64 77 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 41 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.71% 2.12% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 2.18% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 41 23 32
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,950
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +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
1083 1056 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.92% 97.42% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 905 921
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +21 31 £26,500 - 2
Horsham +6 11 £26,500 - 1
Chichester - 3 £25,000 -
Littlehampton -2 1 £17,000 -24.44% 1
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 48 (62.34%) JavaScript
2 43 (55.84%) Computer Science
3 35 (45.45%) C#
4 33 (42.86%) .NET
4 33 (42.86%) Degree
5 31 (40.26%) CSS
5 31 (40.26%) MVC
6 30 (38.96%) Java
7 29 (37.66%) ASP.NET
8 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
9 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
10 25 (32.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (27.27%) HTML
12 19 (24.68%) MySQL
12 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
13 18 (23.38%) Apache
13 18 (23.38%) Web Development
14 17 (22.08%) Ajax
15 16 (20.78%) SQL
16 15 (19.48%) Linux
16 15 (19.48%) UML
16 15 (19.48%) VB.NET
16 15 (19.48%) JSP
16 15 (19.48%) Servlets
16 15 (19.48%) GIS
17 14 (18.18%) TDD
17 14 (18.18%) .NET Framework
17 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
18 13 (16.88%) C++

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (23.38%) Apache
2 12 (15.58%) Node.js
3 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
2 4 (5.19%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) 3G
1 4 (5.19%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
1 4 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.68%) MySQL
3 15 (19.48%) GIS
4 12 (15.58%) NoSQL
4 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.86%) .NET
2 31 (40.26%) CSS
3 29 (37.66%) ASP.NET
4 25 (32.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (27.27%) HTML
6 17 (22.08%) Ajax
7 15 (19.48%) JSP
7 15 (19.48%) Servlets
8 14 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (16.88%) WCF
10 12 (15.58%) RESTful
11 5 (6.49%) XML
12 3 (3.90%) jQuery
12 3 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (2.60%) Entity Framework
14 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 1 (1.30%) KnockoutJS
14 1 (1.30%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (55.84%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.49%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.19%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.19%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.19%) iPad
3 4 (5.19%) iPhone
4 2 (2.60%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Linux
2 10 (12.99%) Windows
3 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.19%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.19%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.90%) Android
5 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Unix
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) MVC
2 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
3 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (23.38%) Web Development
5 15 (19.48%) UML
6 14 (18.18%) TDD
7 12 (15.58%) BDD
7 12 (15.58%) Web Application Development
8 9 (11.69%) SDLC
9 4 (5.19%) Patch Management
9 4 (5.19%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.90%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.60%) Automated Testing
11 2 (2.60%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.60%) ERP
11 2 (2.60%) Front End Development
11 2 (2.60%) Game Development
11 2 (2.60%) Scrum
12 1 (1.30%) MVVM
12 1 (1.30%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) JavaScript
2 35 (45.45%) C#
3 30 (38.96%) Java
4 16 (20.78%) SQL
5 15 (19.48%) VB.NET
6 13 (16.88%) C++
6 13 (16.88%) VB
7 12 (15.58%) Ruby
8 7 (9.09%) C
9 6 (7.79%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.30%) Perl
11 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) HNC
2 1 (1.30%) HND
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.19%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Avaya
2 4 (5.19%) Citrix
2 4 (5.19%) Intel Security
2 4 (5.19%) Sophos
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle
3 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.30%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) VMware
Worthing, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
TRG
Salary: 30000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hammersmith or Littlehampton, West Sussex
The Body Shop International
Salary: £16,000 - £18,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago