IT GraduatesAccording to research conducted by Adzuna IT graduates earn the 5th highest salary when compared with other subjects. The reported average salary of those with a computer science degree is £40,000, nearly £7,000 less than civil engineering graduates, who topped the list.

These figures represent the average earning levels over a career. According to graduate careers website Prospects.ac.uk, an IT graduate can expect an average starting salary of around £23,000.

The subject area that offered the lowest starting salary is Hospitality and Tourism, with an average salary just shy of £19,000 per year.

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