The median annual salary for a Graduate was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 57 78
Rank change year-on-year +15 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 11 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.90% 1.30% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 1.35% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Median salary £27,500 £22,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -25.00%  
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 Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 365 519 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 96.31% 96.47% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 298 374 578
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Northampton

Graduate
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Northampton

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

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 Northampton region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 14 (82.35%) Computer Science
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) PhD
4 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) Electronics
5 7 (41.18%) LabVIEW
5 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
5 7 (41.18%) Physics
5 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
5 7 (41.18%) Image Processing
5 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Python
5 7 (41.18%) C++
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) Maple
5 7 (41.18%) Signal Processing
5 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (41.18%) Algorithms
5 7 (41.18%) Computer Vision
6 5 (29.41%) Retail
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) SaaS
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
6 5 (29.41%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (17.65%) Service Management
7 3 (17.65%) ITSM
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 7 (41.18%) Maple
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
1 7 (41.18%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (41.18%) Electronics
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 5 (29.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) EJB
1 2 (11.76%) J2EE
1 2 (11.76%) JSP
1 2 (11.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Computer Science
2 7 (41.18%) Algorithms
2 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Computer Vision
2 7 (41.18%) Image Processing
2 7 (41.18%) Mathematics
2 7 (41.18%) Physics
2 7 (41.18%) Signal Processing
3 5 (29.41%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (17.65%) ITSM
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C++
1 7 (41.18%) MATLAB
1 7 (41.18%) Python
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
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