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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 30 69 46
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 93 43 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.98% 2.86% 4.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 2.93% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65 20 70
Median salary £30,000 £29,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +9.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £20,950 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%

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
1116 1469 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.71% 97.61% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1132 1258
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 122 (62.56%) Degree
2 117 (60.00%) Java
3 111 (56.92%) Computer Science
4 92 (47.18%) C#
4 92 (47.18%) C++
5 91 (46.67%) Mathematics
6 74 (37.95%) Physics
7 73 (37.44%) Linux
8 67 (34.36%) Python
9 62 (31.79%) Software Engineering
10 59 (30.26%) .NET
11 42 (21.54%) Windows
12 40 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
12 40 (20.51%) PhD
12 40 (20.51%) C
13 38 (19.49%) Algorithms
14 31 (15.90%) ASP.NET
14 31 (15.90%) OO
15 25 (12.82%) Unix
16 21 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
17 20 (10.26%) Machine Learning
18 19 (9.74%) Firewall
19 18 (9.23%) HTML
20 17 (8.72%) JavaScript
20 17 (8.72%) MATLAB
20 17 (8.72%) Spring
20 17 (8.72%) RESTful
21 15 (7.69%) Maven
21 15 (7.69%) OOP
21 15 (7.69%) Web Services

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 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.51%) CMS
2 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.51%) InDesign
1 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.74%) Firewall
2 13 (6.67%) Network Security
3 12 (6.15%) Internet
4 8 (4.10%) Wireless
5 6 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (2.56%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 12 (6.15%) Big Data
3 11 (5.64%) MySQL
4 5 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (7.69%) Gradle
1 15 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (1.03%) Mercurial
2 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.51%) JIRA
3 1 (0.51%) JUnit
3 1 (0.51%) Mockito
3 1 (0.51%) NUnit
General
1 12 (6.15%) Finance
2 11 (5.64%) French Language
3 9 (4.62%) Automotive
3 9 (4.62%) Japanese Language
4 7 (3.59%) Spanish Language
5 5 (2.56%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (30.26%) .NET
2 31 (15.90%) ASP.NET
3 18 (9.23%) HTML
4 17 (8.72%) RESTful
4 17 (8.72%) Spring
5 15 (7.69%) Web Services
6 9 (4.62%) LAMP
7 8 (4.10%) CSS
8 5 (2.56%) jQuery
8 5 (2.56%) POSIX
9 4 (2.05%) HTML5
10 3 (1.54%) CSS3
11 2 (1.03%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.03%) XSLT
12 1 (0.51%) Sass
12 1 (0.51%) SOAP
12 1 (0.51%) Theano
12 1 (0.51%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 1 (0.51%) WSDL
12 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 111 (56.92%) Computer Science
2 91 (46.67%) Mathematics
3 74 (37.95%) Physics
4 40 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (19.49%) Algorithms
6 12 (6.15%) Internet of Things
7 9 (4.62%) Data Structures
8 8 (4.10%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.54%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (1.03%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.03%) Robotics
11 2 (1.03%) User Experience
12 1 (0.51%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.51%) Fintech
12 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.51%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (37.44%) Linux
2 42 (21.54%) Windows
3 25 (12.82%) Unix
4 9 (4.62%) Android
4 9 (4.62%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.51%) Fedora
7 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (31.79%) Software Engineering
2 31 (15.90%) OO
3 20 (10.26%) Machine Learning
4 15 (7.69%) OOP
5 12 (6.15%) DevOps
5 12 (6.15%) Multithreading
6 10 (5.13%) Web Development
7 8 (4.10%) Embedded Software Development
8 7 (3.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (3.59%) Project Management
8 7 (3.59%) Software Architecture
9 6 (3.08%) Open Source
10 5 (2.56%) Algorithmic Trading
10 5 (2.56%) Computer Architecture
11 4 (2.05%) MVC
12 3 (1.54%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (1.54%) SDLC
13 2 (1.03%) High Availability
13 2 (1.03%) Image Processing
13 2 (1.03%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 117 (60.00%) Java
2 92 (47.18%) C#
2 92 (47.18%) C++
3 67 (34.36%) Python
4 40 (20.51%) C
5 17 (8.72%) JavaScript
5 17 (8.72%) MATLAB
6 14 (7.18%) Perl
7 9 (4.62%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.10%) SQL
9 3 (1.54%) PHP
10 2 (1.03%) F#
11 1 (0.51%) Fortran
11 1 (0.51%) Ruby
11 1 (0.51%) Scala
11 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 122 (62.56%) Degree
2 40 (20.51%) PhD
3 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.10%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.10%) Firmware
2 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (2.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.03%) Facebook
2 2 (1.03%) Twitter
2 2 (1.03%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.51%) Adobe
3 1 (0.51%) Cisco
3 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.51%) VMware
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