Graduate Jobs in London

Graduate
England > London

The median Graduate salary in London is £35,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 24 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 257 371 396
Rank change year-on-year +114 +25 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 278 240 748
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.12% 0.77% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.81% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 100 91 246
10th Percentile £24,950 £24,000 £23,125
25th Percentile £28,813 £25,000 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +1.56%
75th Percentile £44,375 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £28,500 £25,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year +14.00% -19.35% +5.08%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in London. 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.

Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 23,403 29,645 71,541
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 94.97% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17,198 22,316 34,853
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £54,988 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% -
75th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in London

Graduate
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Graduate in London.

Salary trend for Graduate in London

Graduate
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Graduate in London over the 6 months to 24 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Graduate in London

Graduate
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the London region over the 6 months to 24 June 2024. 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
Jobs
South London +55 162 £28,000 +12.00% 9
Central London +12 29 £38,750 -13.89% 46
North London -13 1 £33,500 - 11
West London -25 1 £25,000 -41.18% 40
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2024, Graduate job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 248 (89.21%) Degree
2 173 (62.23%) Analytical Skills
3 165 (59.35%) German Language
4 162 (58.27%) Social Skills
5 161 (57.91%) Retail
6 159 (57.19%) DBS Check
7 135 (48.56%) Self-Motivation
8 125 (44.96%) Microsoft Excel
9 123 (44.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 123 (44.24%) Driving Licence
9 123 (44.24%) Customer Insight
10 43 (15.47%) Marketing
11 36 (12.95%) Strategic Planning
11 36 (12.95%) Photography
11 36 (12.95%) Advertising
11 36 (12.95%) Social Media
11 36 (12.95%) Analytical Mindset
12 30 (10.79%) Computer Science
13 24 (8.63%) C#
14 22 (7.91%) Microsoft
15 20 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (6.83%) Finance
17 18 (6.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 18 (6.47%) Master's Degree
18 17 (6.12%) SQL
19 16 (5.76%) JavaScript
19 16 (5.76%) Games
20 15 (5.40%) Software Engineering
20 15 (5.40%) .NET
21 14 (5.04%) Agile

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.52%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.36%) Confluence
3 1 (0.36%) Hyperledger
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Exchange
3 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 125 (44.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 123 (44.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (4.32%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.72%) Trello
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.32%) Azure
2 11 (3.96%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.44%) AWS
3 4 (1.44%) Power Platform
4 2 (0.72%) ClickUp
4 2 (0.72%) Power Automate
4 2 (0.72%) PowerApps
4 2 (0.72%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.36%) Google Workspace
5 1 (0.36%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.52%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (2.52%) Skype
1 7 (2.52%) Telepresence
2 1 (0.36%) DHCP
2 1 (0.36%) DNS
2 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.36%) WAN
2 1 (0.36%) WebEx
2 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (1.08%) Data Hub
3 2 (0.72%) Big Data
3 2 (0.72%) Power BI
3 2 (0.72%) Tableau
3 2 (0.72%) Text Mining
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon QuickSight
4 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (1.44%) JIRA
2 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.36%) JUnit
2 1 (0.36%) Mockito
General
1 173 (62.23%) Analytical Skills
2 165 (59.35%) German Language
3 162 (58.27%) Social Skills
4 161 (57.91%) Retail
5 43 (15.47%) Marketing
6 36 (12.95%) Advertising
7 19 (6.83%) Finance
8 18 (6.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 16 (5.76%) Games
10 7 (2.52%) Automotive
10 7 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (2.52%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.80%) Banking
11 5 (1.80%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (1.08%) Investment Banking
12 3 (1.08%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.72%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.72%) French Language
13 2 (0.72%) Swedish Language
14 1 (0.36%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.40%) .NET
2 8 (2.88%) HTML
3 7 (2.52%) AngularJS
4 6 (2.16%) .NET Core
4 6 (2.16%) .NET Framework
4 6 (2.16%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (2.16%) HTML5
5 5 (1.80%) CSS
6 3 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.08%) Blazor
6 3 (1.08%) CSS3
6 3 (1.08%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.08%) LINQ
6 3 (1.08%) RESTful
6 3 (1.08%) WinForms
7 1 (0.36%) J2EE
7 1 (0.36%) React Native
7 1 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 135 (48.56%) Self-Motivation
2 123 (44.24%) Driving Licence
3 36 (12.95%) Analytical Mindset
3 36 (12.95%) Photography
3 36 (12.95%) Social Media
4 7 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (2.16%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.80%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.80%) Onboarding
7 4 (1.44%) Sports Betting
8 3 (1.08%) IoT
8 3 (1.08%) Tandem
9 2 (0.72%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.72%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.72%) Product Ownership
9 2 (0.72%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.36%) Cyber Threat
10 1 (0.36%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.24%) Windows
2 7 (2.52%) Windows 10
2 7 (2.52%) Windows 7
3 5 (1.80%) Linux
4 2 (0.72%) Debian
4 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.36%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) CentOS
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (44.24%) Customer Insight
2 36 (12.95%) Strategic Planning
3 30 (10.79%) Computer Science
4 20 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (5.40%) Software Engineering
6 14 (5.04%) Agile
6 14 (5.04%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (4.32%) Mathematics
8 11 (3.96%) Analytics
8 11 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (3.60%) Business Development
9 10 (3.60%) Emotional Intelligence
10 9 (3.24%) B2B
10 9 (3.24%) Customer Experience
10 9 (3.24%) Project Management
11 8 (2.88%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (2.88%) Full Stack Development
11 8 (2.88%) ITIL
11 8 (2.88%) Physics
12 7 (2.52%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.63%) C#
2 17 (6.12%) SQL
3 16 (5.76%) JavaScript
4 13 (4.68%) Python
5 9 (3.24%) Java
6 2 (0.72%) C++
6 2 (0.72%) Ruby
6 2 (0.72%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.36%) Ada
7 1 (0.36%) C
7 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 248 (89.21%) Degree
2 159 (57.19%) DBS Check
3 18 (6.47%) Master's Degree
4 11 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (2.52%) MBA
6 6 (2.16%) PhD
7 2 (0.72%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.72%) OSCE
7 2 (0.72%) OSCP
8 1 (0.36%) MCSA
8 1 (0.36%) MCSE
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.72%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.36%) PMO
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.36%) Ansible
2 1 (0.36%) Progress Chef
2 1 (0.36%) Puppet
2 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (7.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.60%) Logitech
3 7 (2.52%) Apple
3 7 (2.52%) Cisco
3 7 (2.52%) Polycom
4 4 (1.44%) Google
5 2 (0.72%) Databricks
5 2 (0.72%) F5
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle
5 2 (0.72%) Peregrine
6 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.36%) Salesforce