Period
to 19 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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

Graduate
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 64 54
Rank change year-on-year -1 -10 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 11 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.61% 3.12% 4.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 3.13% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 21
Portsmouth median annual salary £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.55% +10.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,175 £21,750
90th Percentile £28,000 £31,250 £26,000
Hampshire median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +8.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 673 639 605
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.39% 99.53% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 538 567 567
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -4.02%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Portsmouth

Graduate
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Portsmouth

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Portsmouth region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) Advertising
5 4 (36.36%) Marketing
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Data Privacy
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) PHP
7 2 (18.18%) VB
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) CMS
7 2 (18.18%) LAMP

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Power BI
2 1 (9.09%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Mockito
3 1 (9.09%) Toad
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Advertising
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) LAMP
3 2 (18.18%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) Data Privacy
3 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Statistics
5 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) R
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Alteryx
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau