Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Graduate
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 86 92
Rank change year-on-year +20 +6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 34 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.58% 1.97% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 2.09% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 16
Coventry median annual salary £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,875 £25,000 £27,500
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +14.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1262 1338 1388
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 94.36% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1126 1159
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings that featured Graduate in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Coventry

Graduate
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Coventry

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Coventry over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Coventry

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Coventry region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) AngularJS
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
5 10 (29.41%) Degree
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 8 (23.53%) .NET
7 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (17.65%) TeamCity
8 6 (17.65%) SQL
9 5 (14.71%) Java
10 4 (11.76%) SDLC
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (11.76%) JIRA
10 4 (11.76%) Web Development
10 4 (11.76%) MVC
10 4 (11.76%) HTML
10 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
10 4 (11.76%) Oracle
10 4 (11.76%) MATLAB
11 3 (8.82%) Python
11 3 (8.82%) MSMQ
11 3 (8.82%) SAS
11 3 (8.82%) PHP
11 3 (8.82%) MySQL
11 3 (8.82%) Games
11 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (8.82%) Hibernate

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (8.82%) Confluence
1 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (8.82%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.94%) Simulink
1 1 (2.94%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Big Data
2 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) TeamCity
2 4 (11.76%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) Maven
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.82%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) AngularJS
2 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (11.76%) HTML
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.82%) Entity Framework
5 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (8.82%) MSMQ
5 3 (8.82%) RESTful
5 3 (8.82%) Spring
5 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (8.82%) WCF
5 3 (8.82%) WPF
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Android
1 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.76%) MVC
2 4 (11.76%) SDLC
2 4 (11.76%) Web Development
3 3 (8.82%) BDD
3 3 (8.82%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (8.82%) Kanban
3 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
3 3 (8.82%) TDD
3 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
4 2 (5.88%) OO
4 2 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (2.94%) CAD
5 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) MATLAB
5 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.82%) F#
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby
7 2 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) HND
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Ansible
1 3 (8.82%) Kibana
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Google
2 3 (8.82%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.94%) Pegasus