Period
to 25 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 169 142
Rank change year-on-year -5 -27 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 62 67 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.19% 1.20% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.24% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 52 76 120
East Midlands median annual salary £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +8.70% +1.10%
10th Percentile £19,000 £20,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £28,625 £30,000 £31,250
England median annual salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +1.92% +1.96% +2.00%

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 5,085 5,401 6,255
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.58% 97.04% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,284 4,434 5,030
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,175 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 25 June 2018.

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 25 June 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
Nottinghamshire +6 22 £21,500 -9.47% 8
Northamptonshire -13 17 £20,000 -27.27% 5
Leicestershire +3 12 £21,500 -7.53% 1
Derbyshire -11 8 £23,500 -21.67% 3
Lincolnshire - 3 - - 1
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East Midlands region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 34 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 31 (50.00%) MVC
3 24 (38.71%) C#
4 22 (35.48%) jQuery
5 21 (33.87%) .NET
6 20 (32.26%) CSS
6 20 (32.26%) HTML
7 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET
7 18 (29.03%) Degree
8 16 (25.81%) OOP
8 16 (25.81%) MySQL
9 15 (24.19%) PHP
10 13 (20.97%) SQL
11 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
11 11 (17.74%) .NET Framework
12 10 (16.13%) Laravel
12 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
12 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (16.13%) Front End Development
12 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
12 10 (16.13%) Umbraco
12 10 (16.13%) Java
12 10 (16.13%) C++
13 9 (14.52%) Linux
13 9 (14.52%) Finance
13 9 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
14 8 (12.90%) User Experience
14 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 10 (16.13%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.23%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Sage Pay
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.81%) MySQL
3 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) Big Data
4 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.61%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.23%) Bitbucket
2 2 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.61%) Maven
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) German Language
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Law
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) jQuery
2 21 (33.87%) .NET
3 20 (32.26%) CSS
3 20 (32.26%) HTML
4 18 (29.03%) ASP.NET
5 11 (17.74%) .NET Framework
6 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (16.13%) Laravel
7 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (12.90%) Entity Framework
8 7 (11.29%) XHTML
9 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.61%) HTML5
10 1 (1.61%) LAMP
10 1 (1.61%) OSGi
10 1 (1.61%) SOAP
10 1 (1.61%) Spring
10 1 (1.61%) Web Services
10 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (12.90%) User Experience
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.84%) Robotics
4 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.61%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) Unix
3 4 (6.45%) Windows
4 2 (3.23%) Android
4 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) MVC
2 16 (25.81%) OOP
3 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
4 10 (16.13%) Front End Development
5 9 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (12.90%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (12.90%) Mathematics
7 6 (9.68%) Change Control
7 6 (9.68%) ITSM
7 6 (9.68%) OO
7 6 (9.68%) Physics
7 6 (9.68%) Proactive Monitoring
7 6 (9.68%) Service Management
8 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.45%) DevOps
9 3 (4.84%) Analytics
9 3 (4.84%) Dashboard Development
9 3 (4.84%) Robotic Automation
9 3 (4.84%) Robotic Process Automation
9 3 (4.84%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 24 (38.71%) C#
3 15 (24.19%) PHP
4 13 (20.97%) SQL
5 10 (16.13%) C++
5 10 (16.13%) Java
6 8 (12.90%) Python
7 5 (8.06%) MATLAB
7 5 (8.06%) Perl
8 3 (4.84%) Ada
8 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.84%) C
8 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.23%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) DBS Check
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) DICOM
2 1 (1.61%) HL7
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Google
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) Automation Anywhere
4 2 (3.23%) Twitter
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) Sencha
5 1 (1.61%) Xamarin