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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 42 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 10 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.82% 3.10% 6.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 3.15% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 16
Median salary £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,900 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £27,000 £26,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Graduate
West Midlands

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
353 254 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 99.44% 98.45% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 326 222 229
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Malvern -1 8 £24,000 -4.00%
Redditch +11 2 £22,500 +2.27%
Graduate
West Midlands

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 28 (87.50%) C#
1 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
1 28 (87.50%) Degree
2 25 (78.13%) C++
3 23 (71.88%) Java
4 22 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (65.63%) .NET
6 20 (62.50%) Mentoring
7 19 (59.38%) Artificial Intelligence
8 18 (56.25%) Web Development
8 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
8 18 (56.25%) HTML
8 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
9 17 (53.13%) SQL
9 17 (53.13%) Thin Client
9 17 (53.13%) Fat Client
10 11 (34.38%) Windows
11 10 (31.25%) MFC
11 10 (31.25%) WinForms
11 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
11 10 (31.25%) WPF
11 10 (31.25%) HTML5
12 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
13 8 (25.00%) CSS
14 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
14 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
15 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
16 5 (15.63%) XML
16 5 (15.63%) OOP
16 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
2 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 10 (31.25%) HTML5
3 10 (31.25%) MFC
3 10 (31.25%) WinForms
3 10 (31.25%) WPF
4 8 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (15.63%) XML
6 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.25%) J2EE
6 2 (6.25%) Spring
7 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (59.38%) Artificial Intelligence
3 17 (53.13%) Fat Client
3 17 (53.13%) Thin Client
4 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.25%) Physics
6 1 (3.13%) Chemistry
6 1 (3.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 20 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 18 (56.25%) Web Development
4 5 (15.63%) MVC
4 5 (15.63%) OOP
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) High Availability
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) C#
2 25 (78.13%) C++
3 23 (71.88%) Java
4 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 17 (53.13%) SQL
6 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.25%) C
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
Worcester, Worcestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago