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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 124 168 147
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 73 82 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.79% 1.36% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.42% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 60 71 79
Median salary £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
3870 5794 5603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.04% 96.09% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2983 4728 3830
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +56 32 £27,500 +5.76% 1
Bracknell 0 15 £30,000 +15.38% 3
Slough +25 10 £21,500 -5.49%
Maidenhead +3 3 £25,000 -12.28%
Newbury +16 2 £27,500 +22.22%
Wokingham - 2 £27,500 - 1
Graduate
South East

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 108 (78.26%) Degree
2 79 (57.25%) C#
3 68 (49.28%) Computer Science
4 59 (42.75%) C++
5 55 (39.86%) .NET
6 51 (36.96%) Mathematics
7 46 (33.33%) Java
8 44 (31.88%) Software Engineering
9 41 (29.71%) Microsoft
10 40 (28.99%) Python
11 37 (26.81%) SQL
12 33 (23.91%) Physics
13 26 (18.84%) C
14 23 (16.67%) HTML
15 21 (15.22%) Web Development
15 21 (15.22%) JavaScript
15 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET
16 19 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (12.32%) MS Excel
18 16 (11.59%) OO
18 16 (11.59%) CSS
18 16 (11.59%) Finance
19 14 (10.14%) OOP
19 14 (10.14%) SQL Server
20 13 (9.42%) Statistics
21 12 (8.70%) Unit Testing
21 12 (8.70%) Windows
22 11 (7.97%) Migration
22 11 (7.97%) WPF
23 10 (7.25%) Time Management

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 3 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.72%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (12.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.62%) MS Office
3 4 (2.90%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.72%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) Firewall
2 3 (2.17%) DNS
2 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.45%) DHCP
3 2 (1.45%) FTP
3 2 (1.45%) HTTP
3 2 (1.45%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.45%) LAN
3 2 (1.45%) LDAP
3 2 (1.45%) MPLS
3 2 (1.45%) NAS
3 2 (1.45%) SNMP
3 2 (1.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.72%) 3G
4 1 (0.72%) CTI
4 1 (0.72%) LTE
4 1 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.07%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.90%) FitNesse
2 4 (2.90%) Selenium
3 3 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (11.59%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.62%) Banking
4 4 (2.90%) Advertising
4 4 (2.90%) Marketing
5 3 (2.17%) Legal
6 2 (1.45%) Automotive
6 2 (1.45%) Back Office
6 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.45%) Military
7 1 (0.72%) Electronics
7 1 (0.72%) Publishing
7 1 (0.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (39.86%) .NET
2 23 (16.67%) HTML
3 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET
4 16 (11.59%) CSS
5 11 (7.97%) WPF
6 9 (6.52%) WCF
7 8 (5.80%) HTML5
8 7 (5.07%) Web Services
9 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.90%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.90%) DCOM
10 4 (2.90%) J2EE
10 4 (2.90%) jQuery
10 4 (2.90%) MAPI
11 3 (2.17%) CSS3
12 2 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (1.45%) Kendo UI
12 2 (1.45%) LAMP
12 2 (1.45%) Laravel
13 1 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 68 (49.28%) Computer Science
2 51 (36.96%) Mathematics
3 33 (23.91%) Physics
4 13 (9.42%) Statistics
5 8 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.90%) Cybercrime
6 4 (2.90%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.17%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.17%) iPad
7 3 (2.17%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.45%) Applied Mathematics
8 2 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.72%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.72%) Economics
9 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.70%) Windows
2 10 (7.25%) Linux
2 10 (7.25%) Unix
3 2 (1.45%) Android
3 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.88%) Software Engineering
2 21 (15.22%) Web Development
3 19 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (11.59%) OO
5 14 (10.14%) OOP
6 12 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 11 (7.97%) Migration
8 10 (7.25%) Service Management
8 10 (7.25%) Time Management
9 9 (6.52%) MVC
9 9 (6.52%) Scrum
10 7 (5.07%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (5.07%) Presales
10 7 (5.07%) TDD
11 6 (4.35%) Coaching
12 5 (3.62%) BDD
13 4 (2.90%) ATDD
13 4 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (2.90%) Data Protection
13 4 (2.90%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 79 (57.25%) C#
2 59 (42.75%) C++
3 46 (33.33%) Java
4 40 (28.99%) Python
5 37 (26.81%) SQL
6 26 (18.84%) C
7 21 (15.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.35%) Perl
8 6 (4.35%) PHP
9 5 (3.62%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.62%) Tcl
9 5 (3.62%) VB
10 1 (0.72%) Go
10 1 (0.72%) Haskell
10 1 (0.72%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.72%) Ruby
10 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 108 (78.26%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.45%) NFS
3 1 (0.72%) Docker
3 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.45%) SCCM
1 2 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (29.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle
3 4 (2.90%) Cisco
3 4 (2.90%) HP
3 4 (2.90%) IBM
3 4 (2.90%) NetApp
3 4 (2.90%) VMware
4 2 (1.45%) QNAP
4 2 (1.45%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.72%) Google
5 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
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