The median annual salary for a Graduate was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Graduate
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 57 56
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.41% 0.83% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.84% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Median salary £21,500 £20,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -6.97%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +2.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 277 357 435
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.54% 98.89% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 260 297 378
Median salary £35,571 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.30% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Leicester

Graduate
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Leicester

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

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

1 7 (70.00%) Degree
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Telesales
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (10.00%) Selenium
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) System Testing
6 1 (10.00%) CSS3
6 1 (10.00%) Sass

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Grunt
1 1 (10.00%) gulp
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Sass
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Telesales
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
Leicester
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
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