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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 155 148 114
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 60 75 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.35% 1.50% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.57% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 55 68 83
Median salary £26,500 £26,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £20,400 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
4309 4782 5349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.72% 95.79% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3485 3639 3778
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -6 18 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Bracknell +3 16 £30,000 - 2
Hungerford - 8 £23,500 -
Maidenhead -6 5 £26,500 +47.22% 1
Newbury -5 2 £27,500 - 2
Wokingham - 1 £27,500 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 88 (69.29%) Degree
2 63 (49.61%) Computer Science
3 58 (45.67%) C#
4 55 (43.31%) Java
5 52 (40.94%) C++
6 51 (40.16%) Mathematics
7 44 (34.65%) Python
8 43 (33.86%) Software Engineering
9 42 (33.07%) SQL
9 42 (33.07%) Physics
10 37 (29.13%) C
11 23 (18.11%) HTML
12 22 (17.32%) .NET
13 20 (15.75%) CSS
13 20 (15.75%) Windows
14 19 (14.96%) JavaScript
15 18 (14.17%) Finance
16 17 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (11.81%) Unix
19 14 (11.02%) Linux
20 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
20 13 (10.24%) Oracle
20 13 (10.24%) Unit Testing
21 12 (9.45%) XML
22 11 (8.66%) OO
23 10 (7.87%) Security Cleared
24 9 (7.09%) Coaching
24 9 (7.09%) Presales
24 9 (7.09%) Local Government

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 (1.57%) IIS
2 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.79%) nginx
2 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) SaaS
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.57%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) 3G
1 2 (1.57%) DMZ
1 2 (1.57%) DNS
1 2 (1.57%) Firewall
2 1 (0.79%) 4G
2 1 (0.79%) LAN
2 1 (0.79%) LTE
2 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.79%) WAN
2 1 (0.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.79%) Selenium
2 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (14.17%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Local Government
3 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.57%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.11%) HTML
2 22 (17.32%) .NET
3 20 (15.75%) CSS
4 12 (9.45%) XML
5 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.30%) HTML5
6 7 (5.51%) jQuery
7 6 (4.72%) Web Services
8 5 (3.94%) CSS3
8 5 (3.94%) JSON
9 4 (3.15%) J2EE
9 4 (3.15%) JSP
9 4 (3.15%) REST
9 4 (3.15%) Sass
9 4 (3.15%) Servlets
10 3 (2.36%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.36%) Ajax
10 3 (2.36%) Middleware
10 3 (2.36%) WPF
11 2 (1.57%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 63 (49.61%) Computer Science
2 51 (40.16%) Mathematics
3 42 (33.07%) Physics
4 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.94%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.15%) Cybercrime
6 4 (3.15%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (3.15%) User Experience
6 4 (3.15%) W3C
7 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.57%) Applied Mathematics
8 2 (1.57%) Statistics
9 1 (0.79%) Chemistry
9 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.79%) Economics
9 1 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.75%) Windows
2 15 (11.81%) Unix
3 14 (11.02%) Linux
4 3 (2.36%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.79%) CentOS
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.86%) Software Engineering
2 17 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (10.24%) Unit Testing
4 11 (8.66%) OO
5 9 (7.09%) Coaching
5 9 (7.09%) Presales
6 8 (6.30%) Data Protection
6 8 (6.30%) SDLC
7 7 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.51%) Web Development
8 6 (4.72%) Time Management
9 5 (3.94%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (3.94%) Open Source
10 4 (3.15%) Analytics
10 4 (3.15%) Front End Development
10 4 (3.15%) Graceful Degradation
10 4 (3.15%) OOP
10 4 (3.15%) Progressive Enhancement
10 4 (3.15%) Resource Management
10 4 (3.15%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 58 (45.67%) C#
2 55 (43.31%) Java
3 52 (40.94%) C++
4 44 (34.65%) Python
5 42 (33.07%) SQL
6 37 (29.13%) C
7 19 (14.96%) JavaScript
8 9 (7.09%) Perl
9 8 (6.30%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.30%) Tcl
9 8 (6.30%) VB
10 5 (3.94%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.36%) XAML
12 2 (1.57%) Google Apps Script
12 2 (1.57%) PHP
12 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 88 (69.29%) Degree
2 10 (7.87%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Nessus
1 1 (0.79%) Nmap
Vendors
1 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
1 13 (10.24%) Oracle
2 9 (7.09%) Northgate
3 2 (1.57%) DevExpress
3 2 (1.57%) Google
4 1 (0.79%) Cognos
4 1 (0.79%) IBM
4 1 (0.79%) Nokia
4 1 (0.79%) Samsung
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