Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Consultant was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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

Graduate Consultant
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 917 978 1085
Rank change year-on-year +61 +107 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Consultant 270 224 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 201 170 134
UK median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.77% -3.64%
10th Percentile £20,000 £18,125 £20,000
90th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +2.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,325 166,575 194,587
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 96.24% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 135,823 137,165 163,448
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,091
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.97% +5.23%

Graduate Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Consultant in the UK

Graduate Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Graduate Consultant in the UK

Graduate Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Consultant over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate Consultant in the UK

Graduate Consultant
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 253 £27,500 - 38
London +29 162 £27,500 -3.51% 19
UK excluding London +9 102 £27,000 +8.00% 21
South East +16 36 £23,000 +6.98% 7
North of England +14 23 £23,750 -10.38% 6
South West -6 15 £27,000 +3.85% 1
East of England -10 14 £31,000 +6.90% 3
North East -12 10 £23,750 +26.67%
Scotland -23 8 £25,000 +4.17% 2
North West +1 7 £27,500 -17.91% 2
Yorkshire +21 6 £22,250 -25.83% 4
West Midlands +13 3 £29,500 -1.67% 1
Midlands +6 3 £29,500 -1.67% 2
Wales - 2 £17,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £21,000 -

Graduate Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Graduate Consultant 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 featuring Graduate Consultant in the job title.

1 191 (70.74%) Degree
2 78 (28.89%) Finance
3 74 (27.41%) Java
3 74 (27.41%) Computer Science
4 64 (23.70%) SQL
5 61 (22.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 53 (19.63%) Mathematics
7 52 (19.26%) JavaScript
8 46 (17.04%) HTML
9 39 (14.44%) CSS
10 38 (14.07%) Banking
10 38 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
11 36 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
11 36 (13.33%) Oracle
12 34 (12.59%) CRM
13 33 (12.22%) Microsoft
14 31 (11.48%) Marketing
15 29 (10.74%) XML
15 29 (10.74%) Business Development
16 27 (10.00%) C#
17 24 (8.89%) Law
18 23 (8.52%) .NET
18 23 (8.52%) Physics
19 22 (8.15%) AngularJS
19 22 (8.15%) ITIL
19 22 (8.15%) Retail
20 21 (7.78%) ITSM
20 21 (7.78%) Service Management
20 21 (7.78%) Mentoring
21 20 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM

Graduate Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (2.96%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.85%) CMS
2 5 (1.85%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.74%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 20 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.33%) Concordance
2 9 (3.33%) Relativity
2 9 (3.33%) Ringtail
3 8 (2.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.30%) Dynamics 365
2 10 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.22%) SaaS
4 3 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.11%) Office 365
4 3 (1.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 2 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.74%) IaaS
5 2 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.59%) Internet
2 6 (2.22%) Firewall
3 2 (0.74%) Network Security
3 2 (0.74%) Skype
3 2 (0.74%) WAN
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.33%) EDRMS
4 6 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.22%) Power BI
4 6 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.48%) MySQL
5 4 (1.48%) Snowflake Schema
5 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.48%) Star Schema
6 3 (1.11%) Big Data
7 2 (0.74%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.74%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.37%) KDB
8 1 (0.37%) MS Access
8 1 (0.37%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.37%) TestComplete
General
1 78 (28.89%) Finance
2 38 (14.07%) Banking
3 31 (11.48%) Marketing
4 24 (8.89%) Law
5 22 (8.15%) Retail
6 19 (7.04%) Advertising
7 13 (4.81%) Manufacturing
8 9 (3.33%) Legal
9 8 (2.96%) Games
10 5 (1.85%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.11%) Local Government
12 2 (0.74%) Automotive
12 2 (0.74%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.37%) Back Office
13 1 (0.37%) Front Office
13 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.37%) Publishing
13 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (17.04%) HTML
2 39 (14.44%) CSS
3 29 (10.74%) XML
4 23 (8.52%) .NET
5 22 (8.15%) AngularJS
6 15 (5.56%) Mason
7 6 (2.22%) Ajax
7 6 (2.22%) HTML5
8 5 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (1.85%) CSS3
8 5 (1.85%) jQuery
8 5 (1.85%) Redux
8 5 (1.85%) RESTful
8 5 (1.85%) XHTML
8 5 (1.85%) XSL
9 3 (1.11%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.37%) Node.js
10 1 (0.37%) REST
10 1 (0.37%) SOAP
10 1 (0.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 74 (27.41%) Computer Science
2 38 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.59%) Social Media
5 6 (2.22%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (1.48%) Fintech
7 3 (1.11%) BBC
8 2 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) CMDB
9 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.37%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.37%) iPhone
9 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.96%) Linux
2 7 (2.59%) Unix
3 6 (2.22%) Windows
4 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (19.63%) Mathematics
2 36 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (12.59%) CRM
4 29 (10.74%) Business Development
5 23 (8.52%) Physics
6 22 (8.15%) ITIL
7 21 (7.78%) ITSM
7 21 (7.78%) Mentoring
7 21 (7.78%) Service Management
8 19 (7.04%) ERP
9 18 (6.67%) Project Management
10 17 (6.30%) Coaching
11 16 (5.93%) Presales
12 15 (5.56%) Digital Forensics
13 13 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.81%) Data Analysis
13 13 (4.81%) Data Modelling
14 12 (4.44%) Analytics
15 11 (4.07%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 74 (27.41%) Java
2 64 (23.70%) SQL
3 52 (19.26%) JavaScript
4 27 (10.00%) C#
5 14 (5.19%) C++
5 14 (5.19%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.07%) Perl
7 9 (3.33%) VB
8 5 (1.85%) PHP
8 5 (1.85%) Python
9 4 (1.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.11%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.11%) Ruby
11 2 (0.74%) VBA
12 1 (0.37%) ABAP
12 1 (0.37%) C
12 1 (0.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 191 (70.74%) Degree
2 61 (22.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.48%) MCSE
4 4 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.11%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.11%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.85%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) GDPR
2 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) GCP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Automic
2 1 (0.37%) TADDM
2 1 (0.37%) WMI
Vendors
1 36 (13.33%) Oracle
2 33 (12.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (3.70%) Sony
5 6 (2.22%) Wallstreet Suite
6 5 (1.85%) SAP
7 4 (1.48%) Capita
8 3 (1.11%) Apple
8 3 (1.11%) BT
8 3 (1.11%) Facebook
8 3 (1.11%) McAfee
9 1 (0.37%) BMC
9 1 (0.37%) hybris
9 1 (0.37%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.37%) Remedy
9 1 (0.37%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.37%) Twitter
9 1 (0.37%) VMware