The median annual salary for a Graduate was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 3 months to 27 March 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 / Worcestershire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 31 40
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 9 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.53% 6.67% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 6.85% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 4
Median salary £20,000 £25,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +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 Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 344 336 227
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 96.63% 97.39% 99.56%
Number of salaries quoted 333 317 211
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Worcestershire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Worcestershire

Graduate
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Worcester -6 5 £21,000 -16.00%
Redditch - 3 £20,000 -
Malvern -5 1 £22,000 -12.00%
Graduate
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Worcestershire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 15 (68.18%) C#
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) OO
4 11 (50.00%) Degree
5 9 (40.91%) MVC
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) OOP
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (36.36%) Web Services
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (31.82%) SaaS
7 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
7 7 (31.82%) HTML5
7 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (27.27%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) SOA
9 5 (22.73%) C
9 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
9 5 (22.73%) Ajax
9 5 (22.73%) Web Development
9 5 (22.73%) TDD

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) SaaS
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (9.09%) GitHub
5 1 (4.55%) Google App Engine
5 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (36.36%) Web Services
6 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
6 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (31.82%) HTML5
7 5 (22.73%) Ajax
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (22.73%) jQuery
7 5 (22.73%) WPF
8 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 3 (13.64%) CSS3
10 2 (9.09%) Angular 2
10 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Core
10 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
10 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
2 9 (40.91%) OOP
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) SOA
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) Web Development
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) MVVM
7 1 (4.55%) Android Development
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) High Availability
7 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) C
6 4 (18.18%) PHP
7 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
8 2 (9.09%) C++
8 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
9 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.55%) Jython
9 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) HND
3 2 (9.09%) MCSD
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) VMware