The median annual salary for a Graduate was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 72 74
Rank change year-on-year -19 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 16 42 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.49% 3.28% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 3.44% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 36
Median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +2.04%  

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 1051 1220 1183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.68% 95.31% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1154 1048
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
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 25 June 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 -7 10 £27,500 - 2
Gatwick +7 3 £24,500 +12.64%
Horsham -16 3 £24,500 +4.25% 1
Graduate
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 17 (80.95%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
3 9 (42.86%) Degree
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) C++
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
8 4 (19.05%) Java
8 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (19.05%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (14.29%) jQuery
9 3 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (14.29%) Logistics
9 3 (14.29%) Subversion
9 3 (14.29%) TDD

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:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) Redis
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) RavenDB
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Mocha
3 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) JSUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Trac
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.52%) CSS3
6 2 (9.52%) Express
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) Node.js
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) WPF
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (4.76%) JSON
7 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.76%) WCF
7 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Logistics
5 3 (14.29%) OOP
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.76%) MVVM
7 1 (4.76%) QMS
7 1 (4.76%) UX Design
7 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
6 3 (14.29%) C
7 2 (9.52%) TypeScript
8 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.76%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago