The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 26 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 18 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.00% 4.02% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.41% 4.02% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 6
Average salary £25,000 £19,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
243 199 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 94.55% 100.00% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 226 184 165
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Malvern -1 12 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Bromsgrove +5 5 £20,000 +5.26%
Worcester 0 1 £19,000 -
Graduate
West Midlands

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 29 (74.36%) Software Engineering
2 28 (71.79%) C#
3 27 (69.23%) Degree
4 25 (64.10%) C++
5 22 (56.41%) .NET
5 22 (56.41%) Java
6 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
6 17 (43.59%) HTML
7 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
8 15 (38.46%) Computer Science
9 13 (33.33%) CSS
9 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (30.77%) SQL
11 11 (28.21%) Thin Client
11 11 (28.21%) Fat Client
11 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
11 11 (28.21%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (25.64%) Windows
13 9 (23.08%) XML
13 9 (23.08%) OO
13 9 (23.08%) MVC
14 7 (17.95%) HTML5
14 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
14 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
15 6 (15.38%) Web Development
15 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (15.38%) WPF
16 5 (12.82%) Mac OS
16 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
16 5 (12.82%) Jenkins

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (5.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
2 3 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
1 5 (12.82%) Subversion
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) .NET
2 17 (43.59%) HTML
3 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
4 13 (33.33%) CSS
5 9 (23.08%) XML
6 7 (17.95%) HTML5
7 6 (15.38%) WPF
8 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.82%) jQuery
8 5 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.26%) MFC
9 4 (10.26%) WinForms
10 2 (5.13%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
10 2 (5.13%) Ionic Framework
10 2 (5.13%) PhoneGap
11 1 (2.56%) CSS3
11 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (28.21%) Artificial Intelligence
3 11 (28.21%) Fat Client
3 11 (28.21%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.13%) Chemistry
4 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.13%) Physics
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
3 9 (23.08%) MVC
3 9 (23.08%) OO
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Web Development
5 5 (12.82%) OOP
6 4 (10.26%) Data Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) Time Management
8 2 (5.13%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.13%) SDLC
8 2 (5.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) C#
2 25 (64.10%) C++
3 22 (56.41%) Java
4 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
5 12 (30.77%) SQL
6 5 (12.82%) Python
6 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
7 4 (10.26%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (69.23%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) MCSD
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) ISO 9000
1 3 (7.69%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Xamarin
Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package & development
Posted: 3 days ago