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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 29 75 46
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 91 37 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.16% 2.54% 4.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.42% 2.61% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70 17 63
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,804
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £30,800
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

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
1081 1417 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 97.39% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1123 1250
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 2017.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 125 (62.81%) Java
2 118 (59.30%) Degree
3 117 (58.79%) Computer Science
4 107 (53.77%) C#
5 96 (48.24%) C++
6 89 (44.72%) Mathematics
7 81 (40.70%) Linux
8 67 (33.67%) .NET
8 67 (33.67%) Physics
9 63 (31.66%) Python
10 62 (31.16%) Software Engineering
11 47 (23.62%) Windows
12 42 (21.11%) Algorithms
13 40 (20.10%) C
14 37 (18.59%) PhD
14 37 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (17.09%) ASP.NET
16 33 (16.58%) OO
17 29 (14.57%) Unix
18 23 (11.56%) HTML
19 21 (10.55%) JavaScript
20 19 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
21 18 (9.05%) Firewall
22 17 (8.54%) OOP
23 13 (6.53%) RESTful
23 13 (6.53%) Multithreading
23 13 (6.53%) Spring
23 13 (6.53%) CSS
23 13 (6.53%) MySQL
24 12 (6.03%) Perl

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 6 (3.02%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.50%) CMS
2 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.50%) InDesign
1 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.55%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.05%) Firewall
2 10 (5.03%) Network Security
3 8 (4.02%) Internet
4 7 (3.52%) Wireless
5 2 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.53%) MySQL
2 11 (5.53%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.52%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.02%) Big Data
5 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (5.53%) Gradle
1 11 (5.53%) Maven
2 2 (1.01%) Mercurial
2 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.50%) JUnit
3 1 (0.50%) Mockito
General
1 12 (6.03%) Finance
2 9 (4.52%) Automotive
3 7 (3.52%) Japanese Language
4 6 (3.02%) French Language
5 2 (1.01%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (33.67%) .NET
2 34 (17.09%) ASP.NET
3 23 (11.56%) HTML
4 13 (6.53%) CSS
4 13 (6.53%) RESTful
4 13 (6.53%) Spring
5 11 (5.53%) LAMP
5 11 (5.53%) Web Services
6 6 (3.02%) XSLT
7 5 (2.51%) jQuery
8 4 (2.01%) HTML5
8 4 (2.01%) SOAP
8 4 (2.01%) WSDL
8 4 (2.01%) XML
8 4 (2.01%) XSD
9 3 (1.51%) CSS3
10 2 (1.01%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.50%) POSIX
11 1 (0.50%) Sass
11 1 (0.50%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 117 (58.79%) Computer Science
2 89 (44.72%) Mathematics
3 67 (33.67%) Physics
4 42 (21.11%) Algorithms
5 37 (18.59%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.53%) Data Structures
7 8 (4.02%) Internet of Things
8 6 (3.02%) User Experience
9 4 (2.01%) Robotics
10 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.50%) Biometrics
11 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.50%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.50%) Verilog
11 1 (0.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 81 (40.70%) Linux
2 47 (23.62%) Windows
3 29 (14.57%) Unix
4 9 (4.52%) Android
4 9 (4.52%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.02%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Fedora
6 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (31.16%) Software Engineering
2 33 (16.58%) OO
3 17 (8.54%) OOP
4 13 (6.53%) Multithreading
5 12 (6.03%) DevOps
5 12 (6.03%) Open Source
6 10 (5.03%) SDLC
6 10 (5.03%) Web Development
7 9 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (4.52%) Machine Learning
7 9 (4.52%) Software Architecture
8 8 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (3.52%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (3.02%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.51%) Algorithmic Trading
11 5 (2.51%) UX Design
12 4 (2.01%) MVC
12 4 (2.01%) Project Management
13 2 (1.01%) Logistics
13 2 (1.01%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 125 (62.81%) Java
2 107 (53.77%) C#
3 96 (48.24%) C++
4 63 (31.66%) Python
5 40 (20.10%) C
6 21 (10.55%) JavaScript
7 12 (6.03%) MATLAB
7 12 (6.03%) Perl
8 11 (5.53%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.52%) SQL
10 4 (2.01%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.51%) F#
11 3 (1.51%) PHP
12 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 118 (59.30%) Degree
2 37 (18.59%) PhD
3 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.52%) Firmware
2 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (2.01%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.01%) Facebook
2 2 (1.01%) Twitter
2 2 (1.01%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe
3 1 (0.50%) Cisco
3 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.50%) VMware
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