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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 81 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 22 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.00% 1.92% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 2.01% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 31
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +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
1075 1096 1239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.64% 95.72% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 931 964 1071
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £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
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 3 March 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 +5 13 £26,500 -11.66% 2
Crawley -5 10 £26,500 +6.00%
Haywards Heath - 2 £21,250 - 2
Littlehampton - 1 £22,500 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 32 (62.75%) Degree
2 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
3 22 (43.14%) Software Engineering
4 21 (41.18%) Computer Science
5 18 (35.29%) Ajax
6 17 (33.33%) Web Development
6 17 (33.33%) SQL
6 17 (33.33%) Java
7 15 (29.41%) HTML
7 15 (29.41%) MySQL
8 14 (27.45%) CSS
8 14 (27.45%) .NET
9 13 (25.49%) J2EE
9 13 (25.49%) Apache
10 12 (23.53%) GIS
10 12 (23.53%) JSP
10 12 (23.53%) Servlets
10 12 (23.53%) UML
11 11 (21.57%) C#
11 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
12 9 (17.65%) jQuery
13 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
13 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
13 8 (15.69%) Web Services
13 8 (15.69%) XML
14 7 (13.73%) PHP
14 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
14 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
14 7 (13.73%) Finance
15 6 (11.76%) C++

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 13 (25.49%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) WordPress
4 1 (1.96%) SAS
4 1 (1.96%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.92%) MS Project
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Intranet
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (3.92%) DNS
3 2 (3.92%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) MySQL
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Selenium
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) PhpStorm
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Legal
2 3 (5.88%) Games
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Avionics
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) Ajax
2 15 (29.41%) HTML
3 14 (27.45%) .NET
3 14 (27.45%) CSS
4 13 (25.49%) J2EE
5 12 (23.53%) JSP
5 12 (23.53%) Servlets
6 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
7 9 (17.65%) jQuery
8 8 (15.69%) Web Services
8 8 (15.69%) XML
9 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
10 5 (9.80%) WPF
10 5 (9.80%) SOAP
10 5 (9.80%) ADO.NET
10 5 (9.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (5.88%) HTML5
11 3 (5.88%) JSON
11 3 (5.88%) WinForms
12 2 (3.92%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 12 (23.53%) GIS
3 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.88%) iPhone
6 2 (3.92%) Physics
7 1 (1.96%) Statistics
7 1 (1.96%) RIA
7 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.96%) FMCG
7 1 (1.96%) Kindle
7 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (1.96%) CentOS
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Software Engineering
2 17 (33.33%) Web Development
3 12 (23.53%) UML
4 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.84%) OO
6 3 (5.88%) OOD
6 3 (5.88%) Service Management
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL
6 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.88%) Automation Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.92%) System Testing
7 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.92%) MVC
7 2 (3.92%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.92%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 17 (33.33%) Java
3 11 (21.57%) C#
4 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
5 7 (13.73%) PHP
6 6 (11.76%) C++
7 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.80%) X++
8 3 (5.88%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.96%) VB
10 1 (1.96%) C
10 1 (1.96%) PHP5
10 1 (1.96%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 32 (62.75%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) MCP
3 2 (3.92%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.96%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Plesk
1 2 (3.92%) cPanel
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco
2 2 (3.92%) VMware
2 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
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