Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 99 102
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 56 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.68% 2.05% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 2.13% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66 51 71
West Sussex median annual salary £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -6.00% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,250
South East median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 2007 2350 2595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 96.27% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2151 2280
West Sussex median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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
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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Horsham -7 26 £25,000 +6.38% 1
Crawley +18 25 £25,000 -
Worthing -20 5 £25,000 -
Gatwick +16 4 £24,500 +12.64%
East Grinstead +5 1 £24,500 +13.95%
Chichester - 1 £23,000 - 1
Graduate
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 38 (67.86%) Computer Science
2 35 (62.50%) C#
3 29 (51.79%) HTML
3 29 (51.79%) CSS
4 28 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 26 (46.43%) .NET
6 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (39.29%) Java
7 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
8 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
9 20 (35.71%) Degree
10 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET
10 18 (32.14%) AngularJS
11 17 (30.36%) C++
12 16 (28.57%) Visual Studio
13 15 (26.79%) SQL
13 15 (26.79%) MVC
14 13 (23.21%) Web Development
15 12 (21.43%) HTML5
15 12 (21.43%) Web Services
16 11 (19.64%) Node.js
16 11 (19.64%) TypeScript
16 11 (19.64%) CSS3
16 11 (19.64%) Computer Science Degree
17 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (17.86%) Oracle
18 9 (16.07%) GIS
19 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 8 (14.29%) Visualisation
19 8 (14.29%) Data Visualisation

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 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) GIS
3 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 7 (12.50%) RavenDB
3 7 (12.50%) Redis
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.79%) Power BI
4 1 (1.79%) QlikView
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.50%) Mocha
3 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 4 (7.14%) JIRA
3 4 (7.14%) Selenium
3 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Games
2 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (51.79%) CSS
1 29 (51.79%) HTML
2 26 (46.43%) .NET
3 18 (32.14%) AngularJS
3 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET
4 12 (21.43%) HTML5
4 12 (21.43%) Web Services
5 11 (19.64%) CSS3
5 11 (19.64%) Node.js
6 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (14.29%) J2EE
7 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (12.50%) Express
9 6 (10.71%) jQuery
10 5 (8.93%) Dojo
10 5 (8.93%) OpenLayers
11 4 (7.14%) Angular 2
11 4 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 38 (67.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.50%) Fintech
3 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Android
1 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.93%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.79%) MVC
4 13 (23.21%) Web Development
5 8 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 8 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 8 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 7 (12.50%) CRM
6 7 (12.50%) OO
6 7 (12.50%) Presales
6 7 (12.50%) Scrum
6 7 (12.50%) Wealth Management
6 7 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.71%) TDD
8 5 (8.93%) Logistics
8 5 (8.93%) SDLC
9 2 (3.57%) Manual Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) C#
2 22 (39.29%) Java
2 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.36%) C++
4 15 (26.79%) SQL
5 11 (19.64%) TypeScript
6 7 (12.50%) R
7 4 (7.14%) Objective-C
7 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) Degree
2 11 (19.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.79%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) ESRI
4 1 (1.79%) Lagan
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.79%) Tableau
4 1 (1.79%) Xamarin