The median annual salary for a IT Graduate was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 26 April 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 / North West
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 227 251
Rank change year-on-year -15 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 9 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.11% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 4
Median salary £24,000 £23,250 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,250 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,000 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £24,000 £20,623
% change year-on-year -2.08% +16.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6109 5519 6306
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.68% 96.99% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5063 4666 5023
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Graduate in the North West

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for IT Graduate in the North West

IT Graduate
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Manchester -23 5 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Lancashire +2 3 £21,500 -4.44% 1
IT Graduate
England

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 North West region featuring IT Graduate in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) Process Management
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 6 (30.00%) Retail
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.00%) Office 365
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (15.00%) ISDN
5 3 (15.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) VoIP
5 3 (15.00%) WAN
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) Finance

IT Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
1 3 (15.00%) ISDN
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) VoIP
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Process Management
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Northgate
4 1 (5.00%) Sage
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Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
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