The median annual salary for a IT Graduate was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

IT Graduate
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 542 606 581
Rank change year-on-year +64 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 46 48 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 62
Median salary £28,500 £26,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.61% +13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £33,700
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £23,500 £20,623
% change year-on-year -4.25% +13.95%  

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 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

IT Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Graduate in London

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Graduate in London

IT Graduate
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Graduate in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Graduate in London

IT 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 IT Graduate within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Heathrow - 5 £27,500 -
City of London +44 3 £27,500 - 1
Lewisham - 2 £18,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £34,000 -
IT Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT 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 IT Graduate in the job title.

1 79 (77.45%) Degree
2 45 (44.12%) Computer Science
3 42 (41.18%) Banking
4 40 (39.22%) Finance
5 39 (38.24%) SQL
6 36 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 35 (34.31%) Java
8 29 (28.43%) Oracle
9 25 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (22.55%) Retail
11 20 (19.61%) Windows
11 20 (19.61%) MS Excel
12 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (17.65%) MS Office
14 17 (16.67%) Project Management
15 16 (15.69%) C#
16 15 (14.71%) Active Directory
17 14 (13.73%) Unix
17 14 (13.73%) Linux
18 13 (12.75%) Hedge funds
19 12 (11.76%) Windows 7
19 12 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (11.76%) MS Exchange
19 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
19 12 (11.76%) VMware
20 11 (10.78%) PHP
20 11 (10.78%) QA
21 10 (9.80%) Virtual Infrastructure
21 10 (9.80%) Games
22 9 (8.82%) Process Management

IT 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 12 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.90%) Apache
2 5 (4.90%) SAS
3 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 18 (17.65%) MS Office
3 6 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) Firewall
1 5 (4.90%) FTP
1 5 (4.90%) Internet
2 2 (1.96%) DHCP
2 2 (1.96%) DNS
2 2 (1.96%) LAN
2 2 (1.96%) MPLS
2 2 (1.96%) VPN
2 2 (1.96%) WAN
3 1 (0.98%) 3G
3 1 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.98%) VoIP
3 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) Relational Database
1 7 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) DB2
2 6 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.90%) Data Mining
3 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.90%) MySQL
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.98%) jMock
2 1 (0.98%) JUnit
2 1 (0.98%) Mockito
General
1 42 (41.18%) Banking
2 40 (39.22%) Finance
3 23 (22.55%) Retail
4 10 (9.80%) Games
5 6 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.96%) Legal
8 1 (0.98%) Advertising
8 1 (0.98%) Electronics
8 1 (0.98%) French Language
8 1 (0.98%) Front Office
8 1 (0.98%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) XML
2 5 (4.90%) LAMP
3 3 (2.94%) .NET
4 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.98%) .NET Core
5 1 (0.98%) COM
5 1 (0.98%) HTML
5 1 (0.98%) J2EE
5 1 (0.98%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.98%) React
5 1 (0.98%) Spring
5 1 (0.98%) Web Services
5 1 (0.98%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (44.12%) Computer Science
2 25 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (12.75%) Hedge funds
4 5 (4.90%) BBC
4 5 (4.90%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.90%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.90%) Fintech
5 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.96%) Derivative
6 2 (1.96%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.98%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.98%) iPad
7 1 (0.98%) iPhone
7 1 (0.98%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.61%) Windows
2 14 (13.73%) Linux
2 14 (13.73%) Unix
3 12 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.92%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.94%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.94%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.98%) AIX
6 1 (0.98%) HPUX
6 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (16.67%) Project Management
3 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 10 (9.80%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 9 (8.82%) Process Management
6 8 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (7.84%) Multichannel Retail
7 7 (6.86%) OO
7 7 (6.86%) Patch Management
8 6 (5.88%) Mathematics
8 6 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.88%) Process Improvement
8 6 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (5.88%) UML
8 6 (5.88%) Use Case
9 5 (4.90%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.90%) Logistics
9 5 (4.90%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (4.90%) Statistics
9 5 (4.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (38.24%) SQL
2 35 (34.31%) Java
3 16 (15.69%) C#
4 11 (10.78%) PHP
5 8 (7.84%) C++
6 7 (6.86%) C
6 7 (6.86%) VBA
7 6 (5.88%) VB
8 5 (4.90%) Perl
9 2 (1.96%) Python
10 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 79 (77.45%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) CCNA
2 2 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.96%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) CCENT
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.78%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.98%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 36 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 29 (28.43%) Oracle
3 12 (11.76%) VMware
4 6 (5.88%) Intel Security
4 6 (5.88%) Sybase
5 5 (4.90%) BT
6 4 (3.92%) Apple
7 3 (2.94%) Samsung
8 2 (1.96%) Citrix
9 1 (0.98%) Avaya
9 1 (0.98%) HP
9 1 (0.98%) SAP
9 1 (0.98%) Sophos
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 9 days ago