Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Graduate
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 104 84
Rank change year-on-year +50 -20 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 44 24 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.83% 1.54% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 1.58% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 48 25 44
Southampton median annual salary £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £18,850 £18,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £32,500 £30,800 £36,250
Hampshire median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1121 1523 1631
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.48% 98.01% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1440 1296
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,375 £62,125
Hampshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.61% +3.75%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Southampton

Graduate
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Southampton

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Southampton over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Southampton region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 37 (84.09%) C#
2 36 (81.82%) Computer Science
3 34 (77.27%) Degree
4 32 (72.73%) Java
5 30 (68.18%) Software Engineering
6 19 (43.18%) C++
7 18 (40.91%) SQL
8 15 (34.09%) C
9 14 (31.82%) Linux
9 14 (31.82%) .NET
9 14 (31.82%) Electronics
10 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 10 (22.73%) CSS
11 10 (22.73%) HTML
11 10 (22.73%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (20.45%) PHP
12 9 (20.45%) Oracle
12 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
13 8 (18.18%) VB.NET
13 8 (18.18%) MS Access
13 8 (18.18%) Web Development
14 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
15 5 (11.36%) Physics
16 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
16 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
16 4 (9.09%) R
16 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
16 4 (9.09%) MATLAB

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP CAR
1 2 (4.55%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) MS Access
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Selenium
2 2 (4.55%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) JMeter
2 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.27%) Codeception
3 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.27%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (31.82%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (22.73%) CSS
3 10 (22.73%) HTML
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.55%) RESTful
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.27%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.27%) JSON
5 1 (2.27%) Spring
5 1 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (81.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 8 (18.18%) Web Development
3 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
4 5 (11.36%) Physics
5 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Mathematical Modelling
5 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.82%) Manual Testing
6 3 (6.82%) MVC
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.55%) Defect Management
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.27%) OO
8 1 (2.27%) OOP
8 1 (2.27%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Regulatory Compliance
8 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) C#
2 32 (72.73%) Java
3 19 (43.18%) C++
4 18 (40.91%) SQL
5 15 (34.09%) C
6 9 (20.45%) PHP
7 8 (18.18%) VB.NET
8 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.09%) MATLAB
8 4 (9.09%) Python
8 4 (9.09%) R
9 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (77.27%) Degree
2 10 (22.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (9.09%) PhD
4 1 (2.27%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Dynatrace
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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Posted: 6 days ago
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