Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Graduate
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 55 47
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.23% 0.45% 4.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.46% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 39
Solihull median annual salary £22,500 £22,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.09% -9.45%
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £24,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year +7.22% -3.00% +16.28%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 430 433 524
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 98.85% 96.44% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 396 364 450
Solihull median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +18.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £24,875 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £71,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Solihull

Graduate
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Solihull

Graduate Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Solihull region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBA