The median annual salary for a Graduate was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 25 April 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 / Staffordshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 53 69
Rank change year-on-year +13 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 21 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.96% 3.83% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 3.90% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 7
Median salary £23,500 £25,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,500 £24,500
UK excluding London median 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 Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 415 615 615
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 98.11% 98.09% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 323 555 559
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Staffordshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Staffordshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Staffordshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent +7 8 £25,500 +6.25% 2
Stafford +3 7 £21,500 +13.15%
Cannock - 2 £31,000 -
Leek - 2 £23,000 -
Lichfield +13 1 £19,000 -
Tamworth -1 1 - -
Graduate
West Midlands

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

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

1 13 (43.33%) C#
1 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) PHP
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (30.00%) Degree
4 8 (26.67%) C++
4 8 (26.67%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (23.33%) jQuery
5 7 (23.33%) Magento
5 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (23.33%) Data Structures
5 7 (23.33%) MySQL
5 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) Apple
5 7 (23.33%) Electronics
5 7 (23.33%) Automotive
5 7 (23.33%) Retail
6 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (20.00%) OOP
6 6 (20.00%) OO
7 5 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (23.33%) Automotive
1 7 (23.33%) Electronics
1 7 (23.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) jQuery
3 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.67%) CSS
4 5 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (6.67%) CGI
5 2 (6.67%) HTML5
5 2 (6.67%) Regular Expression
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.33%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Structures
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.00%) iPad
5 1 (3.33%) Life Science
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
2 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.00%) OO
2 6 (20.00%) OOP
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.00%) Physics
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (6.67%) Data Transformation
5 2 (6.67%) Document Management
5 2 (6.67%) Escalation Management
5 2 (6.67%) MVC
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Optimisation
6 1 (3.33%) Campaign Management
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) PHP
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) C++
3 8 (26.67%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.67%) VB
5 2 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Apple
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
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