The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgwater region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 11 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 3.85% 9.09% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £20,000 £20,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
Graduate
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgwater 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
Bridgwater
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
26 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 30
Average salary £20,500 £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.31% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £20,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Bridgwater region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

Graduate
Salary Trend in Bridgwater

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Bridgwater region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Bridgwater

Graduate
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bridgwater

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) hybris

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgwater region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) hybris