The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 21 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.41% 2.90% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.57% 3.03% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Average salary £19,500 £22,500 £17,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 66 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 98.13% 95.65% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 98 63 73
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Graduate
West Midlands

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Graduate
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) Apache
2 10 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 10 (83.33%) UNIX
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) OOP
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) NUnit
3 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) ReSharper
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 10 (83.33%) Apache
1 10 (83.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) NUnit
1 2 (16.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (16.67%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) UNIX
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) PHP
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
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