Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 74 76
Rank change year-on-year +20 +2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 10 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.78% 1.90% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.93% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 9
Leicester median annual salary £22,000 £22,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.33% +4.37%
10th Percentile £20,000 £18,600 £16,850
90th Percentile £25,250 £27,000 £24,700
Leicestershire median annual salary £22,250 £24,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year -7.29% +20.00% -6.98%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 553 830 813
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.40% 98.69% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 511 753 686
Leicester median annual salary £38,000 £40,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.17% +2.53% -1.25%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £55,625
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £40,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year -3.70% +5.88% -1.92%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 18 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 Leicester region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) User Experience
6 4 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (40.00%) Google
6 4 (40.00%) MVC
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) XML
7 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (20.00%) XMPie
8 2 (20.00%) PlanetPress Connect
8 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (20.00%) Twitter
8 2 (20.00%) HTML5
8 2 (20.00%) Angular 2
8 2 (20.00%) JSON
8 2 (20.00%) JIRA

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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) PlanetPress Connect
2 1 (10.00%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (40.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) Angular 2
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Twitter
2 2 (20.00%) XMPie