The median annual salary for a Graduate was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in Worcester during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Graduate
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 26 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 3.23% 1.89% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 1.94% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Median salary £21,000 £25,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +31.57%  
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 Worcester. 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
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 154 155 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 99.35% 97.48% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 151 148 87
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Worcester

Graduate
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Worcester

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Worcester region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) MVVM
3 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (22.22%) GitHub
3 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Google App Engine
2 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) Angular 2
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVVM
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) MCSD
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Google