The median annual salary for a Graduate was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Graduate
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 59 52
Rank change year-on-year -17 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 6 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.95% 1.74% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.77% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 19
Median salary £19,000 £30,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.66% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 611 622 506
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.98% 98.42% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 499 544 444
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Somerset

Graduate
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Somerset

Graduate
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bath - 6 £19,000 - 3
Graduate
South West

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Somerset region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) Time Management
3 5 (35.71%) SaaS
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) XSL
5 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Physics
5 3 (21.43%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) JBoss
7 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
7 1 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (7.14%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Google App Engine
2 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) XSL
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) Time Management
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 3 (21.43%) Physics
3 3 (21.43%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Google
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