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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 25 81 48
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 93 31 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.72% 2.15% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.93% 2.22% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 76 24 64
Median salary £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
1041 1396 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.65% 96.68% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1187 1347
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 126 (63.32%) Java
2 118 (59.30%) C#
3 117 (58.79%) Degree
4 114 (57.29%) Computer Science
5 100 (50.25%) C++
6 88 (44.22%) Mathematics
6 88 (44.22%) Linux
7 73 (36.68%) .NET
8 60 (30.15%) Python
9 59 (29.65%) Physics
10 57 (28.64%) Software Engineering
11 48 (24.12%) C
12 47 (23.62%) Windows
13 46 (23.12%) Algorithms
14 38 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
15 36 (18.09%) ASP.NET
16 34 (17.09%) Unix
17 33 (16.58%) PhD
18 30 (15.08%) OO
18 30 (15.08%) HTML
19 23 (11.56%) JavaScript
20 18 (9.05%) CSS
21 16 (8.04%) Firewall
22 15 (7.54%) Open Source
23 14 (7.04%) Perl
23 14 (7.04%) SDLC
24 13 (6.53%) Amazon AWS
24 13 (6.53%) MySQL
24 13 (6.53%) OOP
25 12 (6.03%) Finance

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 7 (3.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.50%) CMS
2 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.50%) JBoss
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 13 (6.53%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.50%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.04%) Firewall
2 8 (4.02%) Network Security
2 8 (4.02%) Wireless
3 2 (1.01%) Internet
3 2 (1.01%) Intranet
4 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.50%) OFDM
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.53%) MySQL
2 12 (6.03%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.02%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.01%) Big Data
5 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.50%) GIS
5 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Gradle
1 5 (2.51%) Maven
1 5 (2.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.51%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.50%) JUnit
3 1 (0.50%) Mockito
General
1 12 (6.03%) Finance
2 8 (4.02%) Automotive
3 7 (3.52%) Japanese Language
4 5 (2.51%) French Language
5 3 (1.51%) Electronics
6 2 (1.01%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (36.68%) .NET
2 36 (18.09%) ASP.NET
3 30 (15.08%) HTML
4 18 (9.05%) CSS
5 10 (5.03%) LAMP
6 8 (4.02%) Spring
7 7 (3.52%) RESTful
7 7 (3.52%) XSLT
8 6 (3.02%) HTML5
8 6 (3.02%) jQuery
8 6 (3.02%) Web Services
9 5 (2.51%) CSS3
10 4 (2.01%) SOAP
10 4 (2.01%) WSDL
10 4 (2.01%) XML
10 4 (2.01%) XSD
11 2 (1.01%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.50%) Android SDK
12 1 (0.50%) Sass
12 1 (0.50%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 114 (57.29%) Computer Science
2 88 (44.22%) Mathematics
3 59 (29.65%) Physics
4 46 (23.12%) Algorithms
5 38 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.53%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.02%) User Experience
8 4 (2.01%) Robotics
9 3 (1.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.51%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.51%) Verilog
9 3 (1.51%) VHDL
10 2 (1.01%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.50%) Biometrics
11 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.50%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 88 (44.22%) Linux
2 47 (23.62%) Windows
3 34 (17.09%) Unix
4 10 (5.03%) Android
5 9 (4.52%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.52%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Fedora
7 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.64%) Software Engineering
2 30 (15.08%) OO
3 15 (7.54%) Open Source
4 14 (7.04%) SDLC
5 13 (6.53%) OOP
6 12 (6.03%) Multithreading
7 11 (5.53%) DevOps
8 10 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (5.03%) Web Development
9 8 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (4.02%) Software Architecture
10 7 (3.52%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.02%) Embedded Software Development
12 5 (2.51%) MVC
12 5 (2.51%) UX Design
13 4 (2.01%) Algorithmic Trading
13 4 (2.01%) CAD
13 4 (2.01%) Machine Learning
14 3 (1.51%) Android Development
14 3 (1.51%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 126 (63.32%) Java
2 118 (59.30%) C#
3 100 (50.25%) C++
4 60 (30.15%) Python
5 48 (24.12%) C
6 23 (11.56%) JavaScript
7 14 (7.04%) Perl
8 10 (5.03%) Bash Shell
8 10 (5.03%) SQL
9 7 (3.52%) PHP
10 5 (2.51%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.01%) Ruby
11 4 (2.01%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.51%) F#
13 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 117 (58.79%) Degree
2 33 (16.58%) PhD
3 5 (2.51%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.51%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.02%) 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%) Google
3 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.50%) VMware
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