Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Consultant was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 977 998 1132
Rank change year-on-year +21 +134 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Consultant 209 181 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 148 142 102
UK median annual salary £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £19,750 £18,525 £18,000
90th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £33,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £26,250 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.26% -2.08%

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 168,954 167,321 203,747
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.47% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 138,376 139,001 170,390
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate Consultant in the UK

Graduate Consultant
Top 13 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 19 February 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 +18 199 £27,500 +1.85% 37
UK excluding London +41 105 £26,250 +16.67% 25
London -16 98 £27,500 -3.51% 18
South East +50 56 £23,500 +4.44% 8
North of England +9 30 £26,375 -2.31% 6
Yorkshire - 19 £26,500 - 3
South West -4 7 £28,500 +14.00% 1
North West -8 6 £25,000 -7.41% 1
North East -28 5 £26,250 +0.96% 2
Midlands +6 4 £45,000 +150.00% 2
West Midlands -3 4 £45,000 +150.00% 2
East of England -8 4 £22,500 +2.27% 2
Scotland -33 4 - - 5

Graduate Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 154 (73.68%) Degree
2 52 (24.88%) Java
3 49 (23.44%) Finance
3 49 (23.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 44 (21.05%) Computer Science
5 43 (20.57%) JavaScript
6 39 (18.66%) HTML
6 39 (18.66%) SQL
7 33 (15.79%) CSS
8 32 (15.31%) Project Management
9 31 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (13.88%) ITSM
11 28 (13.40%) AngularJS
11 28 (13.40%) Mentoring
12 27 (12.92%) Microsoft
13 25 (11.96%) XML
13 25 (11.96%) Service Management
14 24 (11.48%) CRM
14 24 (11.48%) Marketing
15 23 (11.00%) ITIL
15 23 (11.00%) Oracle
15 23 (11.00%) Banking
16 22 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
17 21 (10.05%) Mathematics
18 20 (9.57%) Software Testing
18 20 (9.57%) Virgin Media
18 20 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (8.13%) C#
20 16 (7.66%) Business Analysis
21 14 (6.70%) Law

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 1 (0.48%) FileNet
1 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (6.70%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (5.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (5.74%) SAP Hybris
2 9 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.87%) Concordance
3 6 (2.87%) Relativity
3 6 (2.87%) Ringtail
4 3 (1.44%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.83%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.83%) HTTP
1 8 (3.83%) Internet
2 7 (3.35%) Firewall
3 4 (1.91%) WAN
4 1 (0.48%) DNS
4 1 (0.48%) FTP
4 1 (0.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.48%) ISDN
4 1 (0.48%) LAN
4 1 (0.48%) Network Security
4 1 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.83%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.87%) EDRMS
3 4 (1.91%) MySQL
4 3 (1.44%) GIS
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) JIRA
1 1 (0.48%) TestComplete
General
1 49 (23.44%) Finance
2 24 (11.48%) Marketing
3 23 (11.00%) Banking
4 14 (6.70%) Law
5 12 (5.74%) Manufacturing
6 9 (4.31%) Retail
7 6 (2.87%) Legal
8 5 (2.39%) Advertising
9 3 (1.44%) Games
9 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (18.66%) HTML
2 33 (15.79%) CSS
3 28 (13.40%) AngularJS
4 25 (11.96%) XML
5 6 (2.87%) .NET
6 3 (1.44%) Mason
6 3 (1.44%) Web Services
7 2 (0.96%) Ajax
8 1 (0.48%) CSS3
8 1 (0.48%) HTML5
8 1 (0.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 31 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.74%) Social Media
4 8 (3.83%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (1.44%) BBC
6 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.96%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.48%) LPAR
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.48%) AIX
1 1 (0.48%) Linux
1 1 (0.48%) Unix
1 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.31%) Project Management
2 29 (13.88%) ITSM
3 28 (13.40%) Mentoring
4 25 (11.96%) Service Management
5 24 (11.48%) CRM
6 23 (11.00%) ITIL
7 21 (10.05%) Mathematics
8 20 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (9.57%) Software Testing
9 16 (7.66%) Business Analysis
10 14 (6.70%) PRINCE2
11 13 (6.22%) Digital Forensics
12 12 (5.74%) Business Development
12 12 (5.74%) Change Control
12 12 (5.74%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.74%) Fund Management
12 12 (5.74%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (4.31%) ERP
14 8 (3.83%) Computer Forensics
14 8 (3.83%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 52 (24.88%) Java
2 43 (20.57%) JavaScript
3 39 (18.66%) SQL
4 17 (8.13%) C#
5 11 (5.26%) C++
6 9 (4.31%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.35%) VB
8 6 (2.87%) Perl
9 2 (0.96%) PHP
10 1 (0.48%) C
10 1 (0.48%) LINC
10 1 (0.48%) Python
10 1 (0.48%) VBA
10 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 154 (73.68%) Degree
2 49 (23.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.48%) PhD
3 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.91%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) GDPR
2 3 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.91%) Firmware
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) EnCase
1 1 (0.48%) FTK
Vendors
1 27 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.00%) Oracle
3 20 (9.57%) Virgin Media
4 12 (5.74%) hybris
4 12 (5.74%) SAP
5 3 (1.44%) BT
5 3 (1.44%) Capita
5 3 (1.44%) McAfee
5 3 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.44%) Wallstreet Suite
6 2 (0.96%) Apple
6 2 (0.96%) Pegasus
6 2 (0.96%) Sony
7 1 (0.48%) Facebook
7 1 (0.48%) VMware