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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
South East / Berkshire
Rank 106 154 128
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 81 78 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.20% 1.48% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 1.54% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 71 60 87
Median salary £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

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
3514 5051 5071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.54% 95.81% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2742 4113 3650
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +52 42 £26,000 -1.88% 2
Bracknell -5 12 £30,000 +15.38% 2
Slough +31 10 £21,500 -5.49% 1
Maidenhead +4 5 £19,250 -23.00% 1
Newbury +11 3 £27,500 +30.95% 4
Wokingham - 1 £25,000 - 1
Graduate
South East

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 109 (74.66%) Degree
2 83 (56.85%) C#
3 70 (47.95%) Computer Science
4 61 (41.78%) C++
4 61 (41.78%) .NET
5 50 (34.25%) Java
6 49 (33.56%) Microsoft
7 46 (31.51%) Mathematics
8 45 (30.82%) Software Engineering
9 38 (26.03%) Python
10 32 (21.92%) SQL
11 29 (19.86%) HTML
12 28 (19.18%) Physics
13 27 (18.49%) JavaScript
13 27 (18.49%) C
14 24 (16.44%) Web Development
15 21 (14.38%) CSS
16 19 (13.01%) OO
16 19 (13.01%) ASP.NET
17 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
18 16 (10.96%) SQL Server
18 16 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (9.59%) Finance
19 14 (9.59%) OOP
20 13 (8.90%) WPF
21 12 (8.22%) Time Management
22 11 (7.53%) Statistics
22 11 (7.53%) Unit Testing
22 11 (7.53%) Windows
22 11 (7.53%) Migration

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 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.37%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) MS Office
3 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) Firewall
2 3 (2.05%) DNS
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%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.37%) LAN
3 2 (1.37%) LDAP
3 2 (1.37%) MPLS
3 2 (1.37%) NAS
3 2 (1.37%) SNMP
3 2 (1.37%) WAN
4 1 (0.68%) CTI
4 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.42%) FitNesse
1 5 (3.42%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.05%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (2.05%) Selenium
2 3 (2.05%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (9.59%) Finance
2 10 (6.85%) Marketing
3 9 (6.16%) Advertising
4 5 (3.42%) Banking
4 5 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.05%) Legal
6 2 (1.37%) Automotive
6 2 (1.37%) Back Office
6 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.37%) Military
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Publishing
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (41.78%) .NET
2 29 (19.86%) HTML
3 21 (14.38%) CSS
4 19 (13.01%) ASP.NET
5 13 (8.90%) WPF
6 10 (6.85%) WCF
7 9 (6.16%) AngularJS
8 8 (5.48%) Web Services
9 7 (4.79%) HTML5
10 5 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.42%) DCOM
10 5 (3.42%) MAPI
11 3 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (2.05%) J2EE
11 3 (2.05%) jQuery
11 3 (2.05%) Kendo UI
12 2 (1.37%) CSS3
12 2 (1.37%) LAMP
12 2 (1.37%) Laravel
13 1 (0.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 70 (47.95%) Computer Science
2 46 (31.51%) Mathematics
3 28 (19.18%) Physics
4 11 (7.53%) Statistics
5 8 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.48%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.11%) Social Media
7 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.05%) Graphic Design
8 3 (2.05%) iPad
9 2 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.68%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.68%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.53%) Windows
2 7 (4.79%) Android
2 7 (4.79%) Linux
3 6 (4.11%) Unix
4 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.82%) Software Engineering
2 24 (16.44%) Web Development
3 19 (13.01%) OO
4 16 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.59%) OOP
6 12 (8.22%) Time Management
7 11 (7.53%) Migration
7 11 (7.53%) MVC
7 11 (7.53%) TDD
7 11 (7.53%) Unit Testing
8 10 (6.85%) Scrum
8 10 (6.85%) Service Management
9 8 (5.48%) Business Development
10 6 (4.11%) Data Protection
11 5 (3.42%) ATDD
11 5 (3.42%) BDD
11 5 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.42%) Multithreading
11 5 (3.42%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 83 (56.85%) C#
2 61 (41.78%) C++
3 50 (34.25%) Java
4 38 (26.03%) Python
5 32 (21.92%) SQL
6 27 (18.49%) C
6 27 (18.49%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.79%) PHP
8 4 (2.74%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.05%) Embedded C++
9 3 (2.05%) Perl
10 2 (1.37%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.37%) Tcl
10 2 (1.37%) VB
11 1 (0.68%) Go
11 1 (0.68%) Haskell
11 1 (0.68%) Ruby
11 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 109 (74.66%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.74%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.37%) NFS
3 1 (0.68%) Docker
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.37%) SCCM
1 2 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (33.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.74%) Cisco
2 4 (2.74%) HP
2 4 (2.74%) IBM
2 4 (2.74%) NetApp
2 4 (2.74%) VMware
3 3 (2.05%) Avid
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle
4 2 (1.37%) QNAP
4 2 (1.37%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.68%) Google
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
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