The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
England / East Midlands
Rank 134 112 106
Rank change year-on-year -22 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 26 52 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.90% 1.65% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.69% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 50 72
Median salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £16,900 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
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 the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2782 3071 3134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.73% 97.34% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2229 2450 2548
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,992
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in the East Midlands

Graduate
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Graduate in the East Midlands

Graduate
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in the East Midlands

Graduate
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Northamptonshire +29 10 £22,500 +4.65% 2
Leicestershire 0 7 £23,750 +10.46% 2
Nottinghamshire -23 6 £22,250 -11.00% 2
Derbyshire 0 1 £30,000 +53.84% 2
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 41 (68.33%) Degree
2 40 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 27 (45.00%) C#
4 25 (41.67%) SQL
5 24 (40.00%) Finance
6 22 (36.67%) .NET
7 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET
7 17 (28.33%) Windows
8 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (21.67%) .NET Framework
9 13 (21.67%) MVC
10 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 12 (20.00%) Mathematics
11 11 (18.33%) Retail
11 11 (18.33%) HTML
11 11 (18.33%) Scrum
12 10 (16.67%) SaaS
12 10 (16.67%) Manufacturing
12 10 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
13 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
13 9 (15.00%) C++
13 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
14 8 (13.33%) Java
15 7 (11.67%) Physics
15 7 (11.67%) CSS
16 6 (10.00%) Python
16 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
16 6 (10.00%) WinForms
16 6 (10.00%) WCF

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) SaaS
2 5 (8.33%) GitHub
3 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Big Data
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Moq
1 6 (10.00%) MSTest
1 6 (10.00%) NUnit
1 6 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 24 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Retail
3 10 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Electronics
6 1 (1.67%) Games
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.67%) .NET
2 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET
3 13 (21.67%) .NET Framework
4 11 (18.33%) HTML
5 7 (11.67%) CSS
6 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 6 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (10.00%) Ninject
6 6 (10.00%) Spring.NET
6 6 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
6 6 (10.00%) WCF
6 6 (10.00%) WinForms
6 6 (10.00%) WPF
7 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.00%) CSS3
8 3 (5.00%) HTML5
8 3 (5.00%) jQuery
9 2 (3.33%) XML
9 2 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 16 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.00%) User Experience
5 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.33%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.67%) EPoS
6 1 (1.67%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.67%) MVC
3 12 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 11 (18.33%) Scrum
5 10 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
6 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.67%) Physics
8 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (10.00%) Kanban
8 6 (10.00%) MVVM
8 6 (10.00%) TDD
8 6 (10.00%) Web Application Development
9 5 (8.33%) Open Source
9 5 (8.33%) Web Development
10 4 (6.67%) Computer Vision
11 2 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.00%) C#
2 25 (41.67%) SQL
3 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.00%) C++
5 8 (13.33%) Java
6 6 (10.00%) Python
7 5 (8.33%) C
8 3 (5.00%) PHP
8 3 (5.00%) Scala
8 3 (5.00%) VB
8 3 (5.00%) VBScript
9 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.67%) R
10 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (68.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (1.67%) Google
3 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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