The median annual salary for a IT Graduate was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Graduate
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 264 313
Rank change year-on-year +31 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 5 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.094% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 10
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,800 £38,250
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £23,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year - +11.90%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5100 6752 10036
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.65% 95.85% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4639 6085 8506
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,780 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured IT Graduate in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Graduate in the City of London

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Graduate in the City of London.

Salary trend for IT Graduate in the City of London

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT 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 City of London region featuring IT Graduate in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) FTP
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 2 (22.22%) Process Management
5 2 (22.22%) LAMP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Mathematics

IT Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (22.22%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Fintech
5 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (22.22%) Process Management
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (22.22%) SFIA
1 2 (22.22%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Apple
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Samsung
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