The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 97 84 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 11 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.88% 1.53% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.59% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 25
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -4.25%
Graduate
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1198 1066 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.31% 96.12% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 905 899
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,966 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Wiltshire region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Swindon +1 5 £22,500 -4.25%
Chippenham - 2 £23,250 -
Salisbury - 2 £27,500 -
Graduate
South West

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 21 (60.00%) Degree
2 17 (48.57%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) .NET
3 10 (28.57%) C#
3 10 (28.57%) MS Office
4 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
5 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.86%) Windows
5 8 (22.86%) MVC
5 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
6 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (20.00%) Service Management
6 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (20.00%) Java
7 6 (17.14%) HTML
7 6 (17.14%) CSS
7 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
7 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (14.29%) Time Management
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.29%) TDD
8 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (11.43%) Pair Programming
9 4 (11.43%) Scrum
9 4 (11.43%) UNIX
9 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
9 4 (11.43%) jQuery
9 4 (11.43%) Spring

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
2 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
1 3 (8.57%) JMeter
1 3 (8.57%) NetBeans
1 3 (8.57%) Maven
1 3 (8.57%) Selenium
1 3 (8.57%) FitNesse
1 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
1 3 (8.57%) Hudson
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.57%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (17.14%) HTML
4 6 (17.14%) CSS
5 4 (11.43%) Spring
5 4 (11.43%) jQuery
5 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.57%) CSS3
6 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (8.57%) JPA
6 3 (8.57%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (8.57%) HTML5
6 3 (8.57%) Java EE
6 3 (8.57%) JSF
6 3 (8.57%) EJB
6 3 (8.57%) Web Services
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Physics
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) MVC
2 7 (20.00%) Service Management
2 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) TDD
3 5 (14.29%) Time Management
4 4 (11.43%) Pair Programming
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.57%) BDD
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (5.71%) MVVM
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) SEO
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 10 (28.57%) C#
3 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) HND
5 1 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Remedy