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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 149 128 129
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 65 94 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.46% 1.85% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.93% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59 86 87
Median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,200
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
Graduate
South East

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
4283 4874 5611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.18% 95.85% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3422 3771 3878
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -9 19 £27,000 +8.00% 3
Bracknell +6 15 £30,000 +4.34% 2
Maidenhead -14 6 £23,000 +27.77%
Hungerford - 5 £23,500 -
Newbury -9 4 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Slough +4 1 £24,000 -12.72%
Wokingham -10 1 £27,500 - 1
Graduate
South East

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 94 (81.74%) Degree
2 57 (49.57%) Computer Science
3 55 (47.83%) C#
4 54 (46.96%) C++
5 49 (42.61%) Java
5 49 (42.61%) Mathematics
6 43 (37.39%) Python
6 43 (37.39%) Software Engineering
7 41 (35.65%) Physics
8 33 (28.70%) C
9 25 (21.74%) SQL
10 24 (20.87%) .NET
11 15 (13.04%) Unix
12 14 (12.17%) HTML
12 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
12 14 (12.17%) Web Development
13 13 (11.30%) Windows
13 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
14 11 (9.57%) Linux
14 11 (9.57%) Unit Testing
15 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET
15 10 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (7.83%) Finance
16 9 (7.83%) Coaching
16 9 (7.83%) HTML5
17 8 (6.96%) Bash Shell
17 8 (6.96%) Presales
17 8 (6.96%) Service Management
17 8 (6.96%) Tcl
17 8 (6.96%) CSS

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 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.87%) IIS
2 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.87%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) Firewall
2 2 (1.74%) 3G
3 1 (0.87%) 4G
3 1 (0.87%) DMZ
3 1 (0.87%) DNS
3 1 (0.87%) LAN
3 1 (0.87%) LTE
3 1 (0.87%) MPLS
3 1 (0.87%) NAS
3 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Selenium
1 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (7.83%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.74%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Advertising
4 1 (0.87%) Back Office
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Military
4 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.87%) .NET
2 14 (12.17%) HTML
3 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 9 (7.83%) HTML5
5 8 (6.96%) CSS
6 6 (5.22%) WPF
7 4 (3.48%) J2EE
7 4 (3.48%) jQuery
7 4 (3.48%) WCF
8 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.61%) CSS3
9 2 (1.74%) DirectX
9 2 (1.74%) LAMP
9 2 (1.74%) Laravel
9 2 (1.74%) Middleware
10 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.87%) Ajax
10 1 (0.87%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.87%) CGI
10 1 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (49.57%) Computer Science
2 49 (42.61%) Mathematics
3 41 (35.65%) Physics
4 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.48%) Cybercrime
5 4 (3.48%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.74%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (1.74%) Statistics
7 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.87%) Economics
7 1 (0.87%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.87%) iPad
7 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.04%) Unix
2 13 (11.30%) Windows
3 11 (9.57%) Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.39%) Software Engineering
2 14 (12.17%) Web Development
3 11 (9.57%) Unit Testing
4 10 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.83%) Coaching
6 8 (6.96%) OO
6 8 (6.96%) Presales
6 8 (6.96%) Service Management
7 6 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.22%) OOP
8 5 (4.35%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.35%) MVC
9 4 (3.48%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (3.48%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (3.48%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (3.48%) Resource Management
9 4 (3.48%) Software Testing
9 4 (3.48%) Time Management
10 3 (2.61%) Project Management
11 2 (1.74%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 55 (47.83%) C#
2 54 (46.96%) C++
3 49 (42.61%) Java
4 43 (37.39%) Python
5 33 (28.70%) C
6 25 (21.74%) SQL
7 14 (12.17%) JavaScript
8 8 (6.96%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.96%) Perl
8 8 (6.96%) Tcl
8 8 (6.96%) VB
9 3 (2.61%) PHP
10 1 (0.87%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 94 (81.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.87%) SCCM
1 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.96%) Oracle
3 2 (1.74%) Cisco
3 2 (1.74%) HP
3 2 (1.74%) IBM
3 2 (1.74%) NetApp
3 2 (1.74%) VMware
4 1 (0.87%) Google
4 1 (0.87%) Nokia
4 1 (0.87%) QNAP
4 1 (0.87%) Samsung
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: 10% Bonus, pension and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
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Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum + Commission uncapped
Posted: 2 days ago