The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 29 June 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 / Dorset
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 64 60
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 18 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.75% 0.38% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 0.38% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 18
Median salary £22,500 £22,125 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% -5.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £20,913 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,638 £27,175
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year - +1.01%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 477 520 606
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.38% 99.81% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1875 2137
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Dorset

Graduate
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Dorset

Graduate
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +11 7 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Poole - 2 £30,000 - 1
Weymouth - 1 £24,000 - 1
Graduate
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Dorset region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) RESTful
3 15 (60.00%) Degree
4 14 (56.00%) SQL
5 12 (48.00%) Java
5 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
6 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (44.00%) .NET
6 11 (44.00%) C#
6 11 (44.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (40.00%) Mobile App
7 10 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 10 (40.00%) OOP
8 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (36.00%) Electronics
8 9 (36.00%) CSS
8 9 (36.00%) HTML
8 9 (36.00%) Finance
8 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
9 8 (32.00%) Node.js
9 8 (32.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (32.00%) HTML5
9 8 (32.00%) Grunt
9 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
9 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
9 8 (32.00%) Programme Management
9 8 (32.00%) JIRA
9 8 (32.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (32.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Grunt
2 8 (32.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (36.00%) Electronics
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (32.00%) Marketing
2 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) RESTful
2 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (32.00%) Django
5 8 (32.00%) HTML5
5 8 (32.00%) Node.js
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
7 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Android
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 10 (40.00%) OOP
3 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (32.00%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (32.00%) Front End Development
4 8 (32.00%) Programme Management
4 8 (32.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Degree
2 11 (44.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
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