The median annual salary for a Graduate was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 56 61 55
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 7 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.26% 2.93% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 3.02% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 13
Median salary £27,500 £21,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.90% -14.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 539 761 686
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 97.12% 97.07% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 466 609 577
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Graduate in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Coventry

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) C
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) MATLAB
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (16.67%) Big Data
5 3 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (16.67%) Xamarin
5 3 (16.67%) SAS
5 3 (16.67%) DNS
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (16.67%) Android
5 3 (16.67%) Usability Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Psychology
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Computer Science

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related 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 (16.67%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Orchard CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) CSS
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) OpenCV
3 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Psychology
2 3 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Physics
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Vision
4 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
4 1 (5.56%) OOD
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Product Management
4 1 (5.56%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) C
2 5 (27.78%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 4 (22.22%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP
1 3 (16.67%) Xamarin