The median annual salary for a Graduate was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Graduate
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 262 215
Rank change year-on-year +21 -47  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 497 474 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.37% 1.20% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.25% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 435 436 618
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £39,300
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34435 37857 42919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27911 32929 36278
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in London

Graduate
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Graduate in London

Graduate
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +49 75 £27,500 -5.17% 13
Uxbridge +9 6 £26,500 +51.42%
Lewisham - 4 £18,000 -
Hammersmith -20 2 £32,500 +47.72%
Hounslow -2 1 £25,000 +19.04% 1
Ealing - 1 £25,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £30,000 -
West End of London - 1 £22,500 - 3
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 555 (57.81%) Degree
2 335 (34.90%) Computer Science
3 305 (31.77%) C#
3 305 (31.77%) Java
4 227 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
5 224 (23.33%) Finance
6 217 (22.60%) SQL
7 193 (20.10%) .NET
7 193 (20.10%) Microsoft
8 172 (17.92%) JavaScript
9 163 (16.98%) Computer Science Degree
10 158 (16.46%) Windows
11 154 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
12 152 (15.83%) C++
13 147 (15.31%) TDD
14 145 (15.10%) HTML
15 143 (14.90%) ASP.NET
15 143 (14.90%) Python
16 140 (14.58%) Mathematics
17 134 (13.96%) SQL Server
18 133 (13.85%) Linux
18 133 (13.85%) OOP
19 130 (13.54%) MVC
20 119 (12.40%) Banking
21 111 (11.56%) Software Engineering
22 110 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
23 106 (11.04%) CSS
24 91 (9.48%) AngularJS
25 89 (9.27%) Oracle
26 81 (8.44%) Physics

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 37 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 18 (1.88%) Apache
2 18 (1.88%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.04%) WordPress
4 9 (0.94%) Tomcat
5 7 (0.73%) JBoss
6 6 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.63%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.52%) SAS
8 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.10%) IIS
9 1 (0.10%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.10%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 51 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.73%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.63%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.31%) DocuMatrix
2 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.10%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.10%) Endur
3 1 (0.10%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.10%) Optimost
3 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
2 24 (2.50%) Office 365
3 18 (1.88%) SaaS
4 12 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.94%) PaaS
6 6 (0.63%) Slack
7 4 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (0.42%) GitHub
7 4 (0.42%) IaaS
8 2 (0.21%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.10%) Google Play
9 1 (0.10%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.27%) Internet
2 34 (3.54%) Firewall
3 26 (2.71%) LAN
4 22 (2.29%) WAN
5 18 (1.88%) DNS
6 17 (1.77%) DHCP
7 15 (1.56%) MPLS
7 15 (1.56%) TCP/IP
7 15 (1.56%) VPN
8 9 (0.94%) FTP
9 6 (0.63%) HTTP
9 6 (0.63%) Intranet
10 2 (0.21%) AMQP
10 2 (0.21%) BGP
10 2 (0.21%) Network Security
10 2 (0.21%) OSPF
10 2 (0.21%) SNMP
11 1 (0.10%) SAN
11 1 (0.10%) SMTP
11 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (13.96%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 30 (3.13%) Big Data
4 29 (3.02%) Relational Database
5 26 (2.71%) MySQL
5 26 (2.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 17 (1.77%) NoSQL
7 16 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 12 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (0.94%) Data Mining
9 9 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.73%) Blockchain
10 7 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.52%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.42%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.42%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 52 (5.42%) Moq
1 52 (5.42%) NUnit
1 52 (5.42%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (2.71%) MSTest
3 25 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 20 (2.08%) Eclipse
5 16 (1.67%) JUnit
5 16 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 15 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (1.46%) Mockito
8 12 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (1.25%) JIRA
9 11 (1.15%) Selenium
9 11 (1.15%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.04%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.04%) Vagrant
11 6 (0.63%) Babel
11 6 (0.63%) Hudson
11 6 (0.63%) IBM UrbanCode
11 6 (0.63%) webpack
General
1 224 (23.33%) Finance
2 119 (12.40%) Banking
3 74 (7.71%) Games
4 59 (6.15%) Marketing
5 44 (4.58%) Retail
6 43 (4.48%) Investment Banking
7 19 (1.98%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.35%) Front Office
9 12 (1.25%) Electronics
10 11 (1.15%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.04%) French Language
11 10 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.94%) Italian Language
12 9 (0.94%) Military
12 9 (0.94%) Spanish Language
13 8 (0.83%) Advertising
13 8 (0.83%) Back Office
13 8 (0.83%) German Language
14 5 (0.52%) Law
15 4 (0.42%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (20.10%) .NET
2 145 (15.10%) HTML
3 143 (14.90%) ASP.NET
4 110 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 106 (11.04%) CSS
6 91 (9.48%) AngularJS
7 61 (6.35%) J2EE
8 57 (5.94%) .NET Framework
9 53 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 51 (5.31%) XML
11 48 (5.00%) WCF
12 47 (4.90%) jQuery
13 44 (4.58%) HTML5
14 31 (3.23%) WPF
15 30 (3.13%) Web Services
15 30 (3.13%) WinForms
16 26 (2.71%) LINQ
16 26 (2.71%) NHibernate
16 26 (2.71%) Spring.NET
16 26 (2.71%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 335 (34.90%) Computer Science
2 154 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (6.04%) Fintech
4 44 (4.58%) Hedge funds
5 42 (4.38%) Algorithms
6 33 (3.44%) Data Centre
7 30 (3.13%) Client/Server
8 26 (2.71%) Tandem
9 21 (2.19%) Internet of Things
10 17 (1.77%) Mobile App
11 16 (1.67%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
13 14 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (1.35%) Driving Licence
15 12 (1.25%) User Experience
16 10 (1.04%) Social Media
17 8 (0.83%) BBC
17 8 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 7 (0.73%) e-Learning
18 7 (0.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 158 (16.46%) Windows
2 133 (13.85%) Linux
3 50 (5.21%) Unix
4 29 (3.02%) Windows Server
5 28 (2.92%) Windows 7
6 14 (1.46%) Windows XP
7 10 (1.04%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.94%) Android
9 8 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.52%) CentOS
12 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.10%) AIX
13 1 (0.10%) HPUX
13 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (15.31%) TDD
3 140 (14.58%) Mathematics
4 133 (13.85%) OOP
5 130 (13.54%) MVC
6 111 (11.56%) Software Engineering
7 81 (8.44%) Physics
8 79 (8.23%) Scrum
9 75 (7.81%) Project Management
10 74 (7.71%) OO
11 70 (7.29%) BDD
12 65 (6.77%) DevOps
13 63 (6.56%) Kanban
14 59 (6.15%) Analytics
15 53 (5.52%) Web Application Development
16 49 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
17 46 (4.79%) SDLC
18 44 (4.58%) OOD
19 39 (4.06%) Open Source
20 36 (3.75%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 305 (31.77%) C#
1 305 (31.77%) Java
2 217 (22.60%) SQL
3 172 (17.92%) JavaScript
4 152 (15.83%) C++
5 143 (14.90%) Python
6 49 (5.10%) PHP
7 38 (3.96%) Shell Script
8 30 (3.13%) Ruby
9 28 (2.92%) C
10 26 (2.71%) Scala
11 19 (1.98%) TypeScript
12 17 (1.77%) Go
13 16 (1.67%) Bash Shell
14 13 (1.35%) Perl
15 12 (1.25%) VB
16 10 (1.04%) PL/SQL
16 10 (1.04%) R
17 8 (0.83%) VBA
18 7 (0.73%) AWK
Qualifications
1 555 (57.81%) Degree
2 163 (16.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (3.96%) Numerate Degree
4 30 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (2.81%) MCP
6 26 (2.71%) MCAD
6 26 (2.71%) MCSD
6 26 (2.71%) MCTS
7 19 (1.98%) CCNA
7 19 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (1.56%) PhD
9 14 (1.46%) Security Cleared
10 12 (1.25%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.73%) APMP
11 7 (0.73%) CAPM
11 7 (0.73%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.73%) PMP
12 6 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
13 5 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.52%) QA
2 16 (1.67%) SLA
3 9 (0.94%) PMO
4 1 (0.10%) FATCA
4 1 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 58 (6.04%) Active Directory
2 36 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.56%) Docker
4 14 (1.46%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.42%) HDFS
5 4 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.10%) Firmware
6 1 (0.10%) Snort
6 1 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (0.94%) Puppet
2 7 (0.73%) Ansible
3 6 (0.63%) CA Service Virtualization
3 6 (0.63%) Graphite
3 6 (0.63%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.63%) Nagios
3 6 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.52%) Kibana
4 5 (0.52%) logstash
5 1 (0.10%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.10%) SCCM
5 1 (0.10%) vRealize
Vendors
1 193 (20.10%) Microsoft
2 89 (9.27%) Oracle
3 40 (4.17%) VMware
4 30 (3.13%) SAP
5 25 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.15%) Cisco
7 10 (1.04%) IBM
8 8 (0.83%) Cognizant
8 8 (0.83%) HP
9 7 (0.73%) Adobe
9 7 (0.73%) CA
9 7 (0.73%) Juniper
9 7 (0.73%) ProCurve
10 6 (0.63%) AppDynamics
10 6 (0.63%) Citrix
10 6 (0.63%) Google
10 6 (0.63%) SaltStack
10 6 (0.63%) Sybase
10 6 (0.63%) XebiaLabs
10 6 (0.63%) Xerox
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pearson Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Up to £25k + Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Pension contribution, discretionary
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £20k - 24k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago