The median annual salary for a Graduate was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 30 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 East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 67 64
Rank change year-on-year -30 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 5 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.47% 3.40% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 3.49% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 40 32
Median salary £32,000 £23,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.17% -11.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £27,500 £26,550
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 West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1049 1145 1128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.31% 97.20% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1036 973
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in West Sussex

Graduate
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Graduate in West Sussex

Graduate
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in West Sussex over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in West Sussex

Graduate
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 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
Crawley -11 2 £41,000 +54.71%
Gatwick -11 2 £32,250 +37.23% 2
Horsham +5 1 £22,500 -15.09%
Graduate
South East

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Sussex region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) PHP
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Subversion
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (14.29%) Network Management
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) OO

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) JSUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Trac
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) OOP
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Network Management
4 2 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) Email Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.14%) QMS
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
Gatwick
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training, bonus, benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago