Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wolverhampton during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Graduate
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 23 17
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 21 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 12.96% 6.21% 9.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.04% 6.40% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 60
Wolverhampton median annual salary £26,000 £20,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -24.53% -
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £24,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year +7.22% -3.00% +13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies in Wolverhampton with a recognized job title 161 172 230
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.38% 97.18% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 135 154 188
Wolverhampton median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,000 £21,600
90th Percentile £61,050 £53,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Wolverhampton

Graduate
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Wolverhampton

Graduate Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 19 (90.48%) SAP
2 17 (80.95%) ITIL
2 17 (80.95%) Knowledge Management
2 17 (80.95%) Remedy
2 17 (80.95%) SAP EWM
2 17 (80.95%) Root Cause Analysis
2 17 (80.95%) ABAP
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) VB
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) Delphi
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Electronics
4 2 (9.52%) LabVIEW
4 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (9.52%) MATLAB
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Business Applications
1 17 (80.95%) SAP EWM
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) LabVIEW
1 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.52%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) ITIL
1 17 (80.95%) Knowledge Management
1 17 (80.95%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (9.52%) OO
2 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) ABAP
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) Delphi
3 2 (9.52%) MATLAB
3 2 (9.52%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) SAP
2 17 (80.95%) Remedy