Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Graduate
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 155 129
Rank change year-on-year +22 -26 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 92 113 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.75% 1.73% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 1.77% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 89 121 147
East Midlands median annual salary £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,750 £18,000
90th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £31,250
England median annual salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +2.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5112 6378 7246
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.30% 97.72% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4261 5047 5871
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
Northamptonshire +30 37 £28,000 +24.44% 2
Nottinghamshire -14 25 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Leicestershire +18 13 £22,000 -8.33% 3
Derbyshire -10 9 £26,000 +13.04% 1
Lincolnshire - 8 £19,000 -
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 48 (52.17%) C#
2 44 (47.83%) Degree
3 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
4 34 (36.96%) Computer Science
5 31 (33.70%) .NET
6 29 (31.52%) HTML
7 28 (30.43%) SQL
8 27 (29.35%) Java
9 26 (28.26%) SQL Server
9 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (25.00%) Mathematics
10 23 (25.00%) CSS
10 23 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 22 (23.91%) ASP.NET
12 21 (22.83%) Visual Studio
13 20 (21.74%) Software Engineering
14 19 (20.65%) Linux
14 19 (20.65%) Python
14 19 (20.65%) C++
15 18 (19.57%) Electronics
15 18 (19.57%) Algorithms
16 17 (18.48%) Scrum
16 17 (18.48%) MVC
17 16 (17.39%) Games
17 16 (17.39%) PhD
17 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
17 16 (17.39%) Subversion
17 16 (17.39%) Physics
17 16 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
17 16 (17.39%) Machine Learning

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (3.26%) IIS
1 3 (3.26%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.09%) Apache
2 1 (1.09%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) InDesign
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) PlanetPress Connect
2 1 (1.09%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) GitHub
2 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.26%) Sage Pay
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.70%) MySQL
3 6 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.43%) OLAP
4 5 (5.43%) OLTP
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.09%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 23 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 21 (22.83%) Visual Studio
3 16 (17.39%) Subversion
4 6 (6.52%) JIRA
5 3 (3.26%) NUnit
5 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (19.57%) Electronics
2 16 (17.39%) Games
3 7 (7.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.70%) .NET
2 29 (31.52%) HTML
3 23 (25.00%) CSS
4 22 (23.91%) ASP.NET
5 14 (15.22%) jQuery
6 9 (9.78%) .NET Framework
6 9 (9.78%) AngularJS
7 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (8.70%) Entity Framework
8 7 (7.61%) XML
9 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (6.52%) HTML5
9 6 (6.52%) WCF
10 5 (5.43%) Laravel
11 4 (4.35%) Angular 2
12 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (3.26%) Dapper ORM
12 3 (3.26%) LESS
12 3 (3.26%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (3.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.96%) Computer Science
2 18 (19.57%) Algorithms
3 9 (9.78%) User Experience
4 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.65%) Linux
2 16 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
3 15 (16.30%) Windows
4 11 (11.96%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.87%) Windows Server
6 9 (9.78%) Windows 8
6 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.17%) Android
7 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 20 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 17 (18.48%) MVC
4 17 (18.48%) Scrum
5 16 (17.39%) Computer Vision
5 16 (17.39%) Machine Learning
5 16 (17.39%) Physics
6 14 (15.22%) Software Testing
7 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.78%) Document Management
7 9 (9.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (7.61%) OOP
9 6 (6.52%) Time Management
10 5 (5.43%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (5.43%) ETL
10 5 (5.43%) ITIL
10 5 (5.43%) OO
11 4 (4.35%) Front End Development
11 4 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.17%) C#
2 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
3 28 (30.43%) SQL
4 27 (29.35%) Java
5 19 (20.65%) C++
5 19 (20.65%) Python
6 9 (9.78%) PHP
7 1 (1.09%) C
7 1 (1.09%) Perl
7 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.09%) Ruby
7 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (47.83%) Degree
2 16 (17.39%) PhD
3 12 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.17%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) Google
3 6 (6.52%) Twitter
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle
5 3 (3.26%) Adobe
5 3 (3.26%) XMPie
6 2 (2.17%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.09%) McAfee
7 1 (1.09%) Tableau