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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 161 166 116
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 54 67 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.20% 1.30% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.36% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 51 57 78
Median salary £26,000 £25,000 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
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
4340 4936 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.42% 95.71% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3509 3723 3865
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 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £65,000 £70,000
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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 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
Bracknell +12 22 £30,000 +30.43% 2
Reading -9 17 £25,000 -4.76% 3
Hungerford - 6 £23,500 - 1
Maidenhead -1 4 £25,750 +14.44% 3
Newbury 0 2 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Graduate
South East

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 86 (60.14%) Degree
2 67 (46.85%) Computer Science
3 61 (42.66%) Java
4 56 (39.16%) C#
5 53 (37.06%) C++
5 53 (37.06%) SQL
6 50 (34.97%) Mathematics
7 42 (29.37%) C
7 42 (29.37%) Python
7 42 (29.37%) Software Engineering
8 40 (27.97%) HTML
9 39 (27.27%) Physics
10 38 (26.57%) CSS
11 29 (20.28%) JavaScript
12 28 (19.58%) XML
13 25 (17.48%) Finance
14 24 (16.78%) Windows
15 21 (14.69%) Security Cleared
15 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (13.99%) Local Government
16 20 (13.99%) Northgate
16 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (13.29%) Linux
17 19 (13.29%) .NET
17 19 (13.29%) SQL Server
18 17 (11.89%) OO
19 16 (11.19%) Oracle
19 16 (11.19%) Unit Testing
20 15 (10.49%) SaaS
20 15 (10.49%) Microsoft

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 4 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (2.80%) nginx
2 2 (1.40%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.49%) SaaS
2 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.40%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.80%) LAN
2 4 (2.80%) WAN
2 4 (2.80%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.40%) 3G
3 2 (1.40%) DMZ
3 2 (1.40%) DNS
3 2 (1.40%) Firewall
3 2 (1.40%) FTP
3 2 (1.40%) HTTP
3 2 (1.40%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.40%) LDAP
4 1 (0.70%) 4G
4 1 (0.70%) Junos
4 1 (0.70%) LTE
4 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.99%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.59%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.80%) MySQL
4 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Eclipse
1 10 (6.99%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (17.48%) Finance
2 20 (13.99%) Local Government
3 7 (4.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.40%) Legal
4 2 (1.40%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Electronics
5 1 (0.70%) Games
5 1 (0.70%) Law
5 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.70%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.97%) HTML
2 38 (26.57%) CSS
3 28 (19.58%) XML
4 19 (13.29%) .NET
5 14 (9.79%) JSON
6 13 (9.09%) HTML5
6 13 (9.09%) jQuery
7 11 (7.69%) CSS3
7 11 (7.69%) Web Services
8 10 (6.99%) JSP
8 10 (6.99%) REST
8 10 (6.99%) Sass
8 10 (6.99%) Servlets
9 8 (5.59%) Ajax
10 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET
11 4 (2.80%) Regular Expression
11 4 (2.80%) SOAP
11 4 (2.80%) ZeroMQ
12 3 (2.10%) .NET Framework
12 3 (2.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 67 (46.85%) Computer Science
2 50 (34.97%) Mathematics
3 39 (27.27%) Physics
4 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 10 (6.99%) User Experience
6 10 (6.99%) W3C
7 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.10%) Economics
9 2 (1.40%) Applied Mathematics
9 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.40%) Statistics
10 1 (0.70%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.78%) Windows
2 19 (13.29%) Linux
3 13 (9.09%) Unix
4 5 (3.50%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (3.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.80%) CentOS
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.37%) Software Engineering
2 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (11.89%) OO
4 16 (11.19%) Unit Testing
5 13 (9.09%) SDLC
6 12 (8.39%) Analytics
7 11 (7.69%) Open Source
8 10 (6.99%) Graceful Degradation
8 10 (6.99%) Progressive Enhancement
8 10 (6.99%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (6.99%) Web Design
9 8 (5.59%) Data Protection
10 7 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.90%) Coaching
10 7 (4.90%) Presales
10 7 (4.90%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.90%) Time Management
11 5 (3.50%) Front End Development
11 5 (3.50%) Information Security
11 5 (3.50%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (42.66%) Java
2 56 (39.16%) C#
3 53 (37.06%) C++
3 53 (37.06%) SQL
4 42 (29.37%) C
4 42 (29.37%) Python
5 29 (20.28%) JavaScript
6 10 (6.99%) Perl
6 10 (6.99%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.20%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.20%) Tcl
7 6 (4.20%) VB
8 5 (3.50%) XAML
9 2 (1.40%) Google Apps Script
9 2 (1.40%) PHP
9 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 86 (60.14%) Degree
2 21 (14.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.40%) NFS
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) Nessus
1 4 (2.80%) Nmap
2 1 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (13.99%) Northgate
2 16 (11.19%) Oracle
3 15 (10.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.80%) Sybase
5 2 (1.40%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.40%) Google
5 2 (1.40%) IBM
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco
6 1 (0.70%) Cognos
6 1 (0.70%) EMC
6 1 (0.70%) Juniper
6 1 (0.70%) Nokia
6 1 (0.70%) VMware
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dantech
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Easy commute from Swindon, Newbury, Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £22.500 + benefits with bonus potential.
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago