Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £21,250 in advertised job vacancies in Durham during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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

Graduate
North East > Durham
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 2.14% 2.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 2.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Durham median annual salary £21,250 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
North East median annual salary £21,500 £22,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +4.65% -4.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham. 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
Durham
Permanent vacancies in Durham with a recognized job title 227 276 256
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 94.85% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 162 237 241
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% -17.65%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,400 £55,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.58% -0.65% +2.67%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Durham

Graduate
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Durham

Graduate
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Durham region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
Darlington +5 2 £21,750 -3.33%
Newton Aycliffe - 2 £21,500 -
Graduate
North East

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Kofax
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft