The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Worcestershire region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 45 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.33% 7.69% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.46% 7.94% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 8
Median salary £20,000 £25,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,100 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £19,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
347 277 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 96.39% 96.85% 99.56%
Number of salaries quoted 335 263 205
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Graduate
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -7 4 £18,000 -28.00%
Redditch - 4 £20,000 - 1
Malvern -3 3 £23,000 -8.00%
Bromsgrove -10 1 £19,000 -5.00% 1
Graduate
West Midlands

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 16 (69.57%) C#
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
3 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 13 (56.52%) HTML
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
5 12 (52.17%) OOP
5 12 (52.17%) OO
6 11 (47.83%) Web Services
6 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (43.48%) MVC
7 10 (43.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (43.48%) Windows 10
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (39.13%) Degree
9 8 (34.78%) Ajax
9 8 (34.78%) TDD
9 8 (34.78%) C
9 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
9 8 (34.78%) SOA
9 8 (34.78%) HTML5
9 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (34.78%) SaaS
9 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (34.78%) WPF
9 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2014

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (34.78%) SaaS
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (8.70%) GitHub
5 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
5 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) Relational Database
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 13 (56.52%) HTML
4 11 (47.83%) Web Services
5 10 (43.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (34.78%) Ajax
6 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (34.78%) HTML5
6 8 (34.78%) WPF
7 5 (21.74%) jQuery
8 3 (13.04%) CSS3
9 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Core
9 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
9 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (4.35%) REST
10 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) OO
1 12 (52.17%) OOP
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) MVC
4 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (34.78%) SOA
4 8 (34.78%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) MVVM
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) Android Development
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) High Availability
7 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) C
5 6 (26.09%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) PHP
7 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
8 2 (8.70%) C++
8 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.35%) Jython
9 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) HND
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
Redditch, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £13000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago