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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 53 78 70
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 59 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.98% 2.46% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 2.53% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 52
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1153 1383 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.38% 97.05% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1168 1376
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 68 (61.26%) Degree
2 62 (55.86%) Computer Science
3 59 (53.15%) Java
4 50 (45.05%) Linux
5 49 (44.14%) Mathematics
6 48 (43.24%) C++
7 44 (39.64%) SQL
8 38 (34.23%) C#
9 36 (32.43%) Windows
10 32 (28.83%) .NET
11 31 (27.93%) Physics
12 27 (24.32%) C
13 26 (23.42%) Active Directory
13 26 (23.42%) Software Engineering
13 26 (23.42%) Windows Server
14 25 (22.52%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (22.52%) ASP.NET
15 23 (20.72%) Algorithms
16 19 (17.12%) Unix
17 18 (16.22%) DNS
17 18 (16.22%) PKI
17 18 (16.22%) Telecoms
17 18 (16.22%) Server Building
18 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
19 14 (12.61%) HTML
19 14 (12.61%) OO
20 13 (11.71%) Unit Testing
20 13 (11.71%) Relational Database
21 12 (10.81%) MVC
21 12 (10.81%) CAD

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 9 (8.11%) IIS
2 8 (7.21%) JBoss
3 2 (1.80%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.90%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.22%) DNS
2 2 (1.80%) HTTP
3 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.71%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.21%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (7.21%) GIS
3 7 (6.31%) DB2
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.60%) MySQL
6 2 (1.80%) MS Access
6 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.31%) NUnit
2 7 (6.31%) QUnit
2 7 (6.31%) Selenium
2 7 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.60%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (16.22%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.31%) Billing
3 6 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.70%) Finance
5 2 (1.80%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.83%) .NET
2 25 (22.52%) ASP.NET
3 14 (12.61%) HTML
4 9 (8.11%) CSS
5 8 (7.21%) EJB
5 8 (7.21%) J2EE
6 7 (6.31%) HTML5
6 7 (6.31%) jQuery
6 7 (6.31%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (5.41%) CSS3
7 6 (5.41%) XML
8 5 (4.50%) MFC
8 5 (4.50%) OpenGL
8 5 (4.50%) STL
9 4 (3.60%) Spring
10 3 (2.70%) REST
11 2 (1.80%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.80%) JSON
11 2 (1.80%) LINQ
11 2 (1.80%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 62 (55.86%) Computer Science
2 49 (44.14%) Mathematics
3 31 (27.93%) Physics
4 25 (22.52%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (20.72%) Algorithms
6 18 (16.22%) PKI
7 4 (3.60%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.70%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.80%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 50 (45.05%) Linux
2 36 (32.43%) Windows
3 26 (23.42%) Windows Server
4 19 (17.12%) Unix
5 5 (4.50%) Windows 8
5 5 (4.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.42%) Software Engineering
2 18 (16.22%) Server Building
3 14 (12.61%) OO
4 13 (11.71%) Unit Testing
5 12 (10.81%) CAD
5 12 (10.81%) MVC
6 10 (9.01%) CRM
7 8 (7.21%) Network Planning
7 8 (7.21%) SDLC
7 8 (7.21%) Translating Business Requirements
7 8 (7.21%) Use Case
8 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.50%) Multithreading
10 4 (3.60%) High Availability
10 4 (3.60%) Logistics
10 4 (3.60%) Open Source
10 4 (3.60%) Release Management
10 4 (3.60%) TDD
10 4 (3.60%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 59 (53.15%) Java
2 48 (43.24%) C++
3 44 (39.64%) SQL
4 38 (34.23%) C#
5 27 (24.32%) C
6 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
7 11 (9.91%) Python
8 9 (8.11%) PL/SQL
9 8 (7.21%) Perl
10 4 (3.60%) PHP
11 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.80%) VBA
12 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 68 (61.26%) Degree
2 6 (5.41%) PhD
3 5 (4.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 26 (23.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (6.31%) Oracle
2 5 (4.50%) VMware
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.80%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.80%) Facebook
5 1 (0.90%) Google
5 1 (0.90%) Trillium
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Negotiable, + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
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