Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Graduate
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 68 59
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.15% 2.77% 2.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.89% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 21
Devon median annual salary £26,500 £25,250 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.95% +14.77% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,775 £19,250
90th Percentile £35,500 £28,750 £26,000
South West median annual salary £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +10.64% +4.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Permanent vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 539 761 689
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 95.84% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 451 672 579
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -1.89%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £46,400
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Devon

Graduate
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Devon

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Devon over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Devon

Graduate
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Devon region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -4 7 £26,500 +0.76%
Barnstaple - 1 - -
Graduate
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Devon region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (25.00%) ISO 14001
4 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) OrientDB
4 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) NUnit
4 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
4 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (25.00%) Big Data
4 3 (25.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (25.00%) MLlib
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
1 3 (25.00%) OrientDB
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) MLlib
3 3 (25.00%) Node.js
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (16.67%) XHTML
5 1 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Procedural Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (8.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO 14001
1 3 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker