The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 24 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 106 45 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.05% 3.09% 4.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.36% 3.21% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 89 39 68
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
Graduate
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1132 1403 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.67% 96.49% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1248 1332
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Graduate
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Cambridge

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Cambridge region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 109 (67.28%) Java
2 90 (55.56%) C#
2 90 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 87 (53.70%) C++
4 78 (48.15%) Degree
5 75 (46.30%) Mathematics
6 73 (45.06%) Linux
7 53 (32.72%) .NET
8 48 (29.63%) Python
9 47 (29.01%) Software Engineering
10 46 (28.40%) C
11 44 (27.16%) Physics
12 42 (25.93%) Algorithms
13 36 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (21.60%) Windows
15 34 (20.99%) OO
16 27 (16.67%) Unix
17 24 (14.81%) HTML
18 23 (14.20%) ASP.NET
19 20 (12.35%) CSS
19 20 (12.35%) PhD
20 19 (11.73%) SQL
20 19 (11.73%) SDLC
21 17 (10.49%) JavaScript
22 16 (9.88%) Relational Database
23 15 (9.26%) Open Source
23 15 (9.26%) Telecoms
24 13 (8.02%) MySQL
25 12 (7.41%) Perl
25 12 (7.41%) OOP

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 8 (4.94%) JBoss
2 6 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.62%) CMS
3 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.23%) Office 365
4 1 (0.62%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.94%) Wireless
2 7 (4.32%) Firewall
3 2 (1.23%) Intranet
4 1 (0.62%) DNS
4 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.62%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.88%) Relational Database
2 13 (8.02%) MySQL
3 8 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (4.94%) GIS
4 2 (1.23%) MS Access
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.94%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.32%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (9.26%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.32%) Billing
2 7 (4.32%) Finance
3 3 (1.85%) Electronics
3 3 (1.85%) French Language
3 3 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (0.62%) Japanese Language
4 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (32.72%) .NET
2 24 (14.81%) HTML
3 23 (14.20%) ASP.NET
4 20 (12.35%) CSS
5 10 (6.17%) CSS3
6 9 (5.56%) jQuery
7 8 (4.94%) EJB
7 8 (4.94%) HTML5
7 8 (4.94%) J2EE
7 8 (4.94%) XML
8 7 (4.32%) Spring
9 6 (3.70%) LAMP
9 6 (3.70%) XSLT
10 5 (3.09%) SOAP
11 4 (2.47%) WSDL
11 4 (2.47%) XSD
12 3 (1.85%) MFC
12 3 (1.85%) OpenGL
12 3 (1.85%) STL
13 2 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 90 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 75 (46.30%) Mathematics
3 44 (27.16%) Physics
4 42 (25.93%) Algorithms
5 36 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (6.79%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.70%) User Experience
8 4 (2.47%) Robotics
9 3 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.85%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.85%) Verilog
9 3 (1.85%) VHDL
10 2 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.62%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (45.06%) Linux
2 35 (21.60%) Windows
3 27 (16.67%) Unix
4 7 (4.32%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.62%) Android
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.01%) Software Engineering
2 34 (20.99%) OO
3 19 (11.73%) SDLC
4 15 (9.26%) Open Source
5 12 (7.41%) CAD
5 12 (7.41%) OOP
6 11 (6.79%) Unit Testing
7 9 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.94%) Network Planning
8 8 (4.94%) Translating Business Requirements
8 8 (4.94%) Use Case
9 7 (4.32%) Computer Vision
9 7 (4.32%) CRM
9 7 (4.32%) High Availability
9 7 (4.32%) Logistics
9 7 (4.32%) MVC
9 7 (4.32%) Release Management
9 7 (4.32%) TDD
9 7 (4.32%) Validation
10 6 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 109 (67.28%) Java
2 90 (55.56%) C#
3 87 (53.70%) C++
4 48 (29.63%) Python
5 46 (28.40%) C
6 19 (11.73%) SQL
7 17 (10.49%) JavaScript
8 12 (7.41%) Perl
9 11 (6.79%) PHP
10 9 (5.56%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.70%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.47%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.85%) F#
13 3 (1.85%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.85%) Ruby
14 2 (1.23%) VBA
15 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 78 (48.15%) Degree
2 20 (12.35%) PhD
3 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 8 (4.94%) Firmware
2 5 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft
1 2 (1.23%) VMware
1 2 (1.23%) Xamarin
2 1 (0.62%) Google
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