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IT and technology graduate careers advice

Graduate opportunities are multiplying in the IT and technology sector as it continues to undergo a lightning-fast pace of change. Are you keen to make a living out of your coding, programming or IT skills? Or perhaps your focus is broader and it’s other facets of working in IT and technology, such as business consultancy, that appeal? Whether you have a specialist degree or not, you can find your niche and will have a lot of choice in terms of your employer. Browse this section for everything you need to make your initial career choices, plus advice on how to land your first role, including an overview of the most common graduate IT jobs, profiles of industry professionals and, of course, application and interview advice.

Job hunting decisions and tips


Interviews and assessment centres

Skills and competencies

Internships and placements

Pay and progression

Training and qualification

Areas of work

Job descriptions