The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
South East / Berkshire
Rank 111 127 138
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 73 104 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.09% 2.04% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.15% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 68 72 84
Median salary £26,000 £26,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3340 4835 5309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.05% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 3964 3962
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Berkshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Reading +42 32 £25,000 -5.66% 6
Bracknell -21 13 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Newbury +14 8 £31,750 +62.82% 3
Maidenhead -4 4 £19,250 -35.83% 1
Slough +22 3 £22,500 -
Wokingham +9 3 £25,000 - 1
Ascot - 1 £25,000 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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

1 96 (65.75%) Degree
2 81 (55.48%) C#
3 73 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 58 (39.73%) Java
5 57 (39.04%) C++
6 55 (37.67%) .NET
7 46 (31.51%) Mathematics
7 46 (31.51%) Software Engineering
8 42 (28.77%) Microsoft
9 41 (28.08%) Python
10 37 (25.34%) SQL
11 32 (21.92%) JavaScript
12 29 (19.86%) C
13 28 (19.18%) HTML
14 26 (17.81%) Physics
15 24 (16.44%) CSS
16 18 (12.33%) OO
17 15 (10.27%) ASP.NET
18 14 (9.59%) OOP
18 14 (9.59%) Finance
18 14 (9.59%) Web Development
19 12 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
19 12 (8.22%) SQL Server
20 11 (7.53%) MS Excel
20 11 (7.53%) Migration
20 11 (7.53%) TDD
20 11 (7.53%) Statistics
20 11 (7.53%) Marketing
20 11 (7.53%) WPF
20 11 (7.53%) AngularJS

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (3.42%) CMS
1 5 (3.42%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.68%) Apache
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.68%) JBoss
3 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.05%) MS Office
2 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.05%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.37%) GitHub
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) Kerberos
2 3 (2.05%) DNS
2 3 (2.05%) Firewall
2 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.37%) DHCP
3 2 (1.37%) FTP
3 2 (1.37%) HTTP
3 2 (1.37%) LDAP
3 2 (1.37%) SNMP
4 1 (0.68%) CTI
4 1 (0.68%) LAN
4 1 (0.68%) MPLS
4 1 (0.68%) NAS
4 1 (0.68%) SSL
4 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.74%) Big Data
4 2 (1.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.42%) FitNesse
1 5 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (3.42%) TeamCity
1 5 (3.42%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.74%) Selenium
3 3 (2.05%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.05%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.37%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.68%) JMeter
5 1 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 14 (9.59%) Finance
2 11 (7.53%) Marketing
3 9 (6.16%) Advertising
4 6 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.42%) Banking
6 3 (2.05%) Legal
7 2 (1.37%) Automotive
7 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.37%) Military
8 1 (0.68%) Back Office
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
8 1 (0.68%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (37.67%) .NET
2 28 (19.18%) HTML
3 24 (16.44%) CSS
4 15 (10.27%) ASP.NET
5 11 (7.53%) AngularJS
5 11 (7.53%) WPF
6 8 (5.48%) Web Services
7 6 (4.11%) WCF
8 5 (3.42%) Ajax
8 5 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (3.42%) DCOM
8 5 (3.42%) Kendo UI
8 5 (3.42%) MAPI
8 5 (3.42%) Spring
8 5 (3.42%) XML
9 4 (2.74%) JDBC
9 4 (2.74%) JMS
9 4 (2.74%) SOAP
9 4 (2.74%) Struts
9 4 (2.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 73 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.79%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.11%) Social Media
5 4 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.05%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.05%) iPad
7 2 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.85%) Linux
2 8 (5.48%) Windows
3 7 (4.79%) Android
4 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.05%) Unix
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.51%) Mathematics
1 46 (31.51%) Software Engineering
2 26 (17.81%) Physics
3 18 (12.33%) OO
4 14 (9.59%) OOP
4 14 (9.59%) Web Development
5 12 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (7.53%) Migration
6 11 (7.53%) Statistics
6 11 (7.53%) TDD
7 10 (6.85%) Time Management
8 9 (6.16%) MVC
9 8 (5.48%) Business Development
9 8 (5.48%) Scrum
10 7 (4.79%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.42%) ATDD
12 5 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (3.42%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 81 (55.48%) C#
2 58 (39.73%) Java
3 57 (39.04%) C++
4 41 (28.08%) Python
5 37 (25.34%) SQL
6 32 (21.92%) JavaScript
7 29 (19.86%) C
8 6 (4.11%) MATLAB
9 4 (2.74%) PHP
9 4 (2.74%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.05%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.05%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.37%) Perl
11 2 (1.37%) Ruby
12 1 (0.68%) Go
12 1 (0.68%) Haskell
12 1 (0.68%) Tcl
12 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 96 (65.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) SDET
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Docker
1 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.37%) NFS
1 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Ansible
1 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.68%) Puppet
1 1 (0.68%) Salt
1 1 (0.68%) SCCM
1 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.05%) Avid
3 2 (1.37%) Cisco
3 2 (1.37%) HP
3 2 (1.37%) IBM
3 2 (1.37%) NetApp
3 2 (1.37%) VMware
3 2 (1.37%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.68%) Google
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle
4 1 (0.68%) QNAP
4 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.68%) SaltStack
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Commission
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 12 days ago
Wokingham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: 4 days ago