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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 57 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 50 36 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.06% 2.52% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 2.58% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 53
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 £33,900 £30,000
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
1200 1396 1816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.40% 97.76% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1181 1522
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 26 May 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 61 (64.89%) Degree
2 46 (48.94%) Computer Science
3 45 (47.87%) Linux
4 41 (43.62%) SQL
5 40 (42.55%) Java
6 35 (37.23%) Windows
7 34 (36.17%) C++
8 33 (35.11%) Mathematics
9 30 (31.91%) Active Directory
9 30 (31.91%) Windows Server
10 27 (28.72%) C#
11 26 (27.66%) Software Engineering
12 25 (26.60%) .NET
13 23 (24.47%) ASP.NET
14 22 (23.40%) DNS
14 22 (23.40%) Physics
14 22 (23.40%) PKI
14 22 (23.40%) Server Building
15 17 (18.09%) C
16 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
16 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (14.89%) Relational Database
17 14 (14.89%) Algorithms
17 14 (14.89%) Unix
17 14 (14.89%) Telecoms
18 12 (12.77%) MVC
18 12 (12.77%) OO
19 10 (10.64%) IIS
19 10 (10.64%) HTML
19 10 (10.64%) Unit Testing

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 10 (10.64%) IIS
2 5 (5.32%) JBoss
3 3 (3.19%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.40%) DNS
2 3 (3.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.89%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.45%) DB2
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.32%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (5.32%) GIS
4 4 (4.26%) MySQL
5 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) NUnit
1 7 (7.45%) QUnit
1 7 (7.45%) Selenium
1 7 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.26%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.26%) Billing
4 2 (2.13%) Finance
5 1 (1.06%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.60%) .NET
2 23 (24.47%) ASP.NET
3 10 (10.64%) HTML
4 8 (8.51%) CSS
5 7 (7.45%) HTML5
5 7 (7.45%) jQuery
5 7 (7.45%) Razor View Engine
6 6 (6.38%) XML
7 5 (5.32%) CSS3
7 5 (5.32%) EJB
7 5 (5.32%) J2EE
7 5 (5.32%) MFC
7 5 (5.32%) OpenGL
7 5 (5.32%) STL
8 4 (4.26%) REST
8 4 (4.26%) Spring
9 3 (3.19%) LINQ
9 3 (3.19%) WinForms
10 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.13%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (48.94%) Computer Science
2 33 (35.11%) Mathematics
3 22 (23.40%) Physics
3 22 (23.40%) PKI
4 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (14.89%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.26%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.19%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.87%) Linux
2 35 (37.23%) Windows
3 30 (31.91%) Windows Server
4 14 (14.89%) Unix
5 5 (5.32%) Windows 8
5 5 (5.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.66%) Software Engineering
2 22 (23.40%) Server Building
3 12 (12.77%) MVC
3 12 (12.77%) OO
4 10 (10.64%) Unit Testing
5 8 (8.51%) CRM
6 7 (7.45%) SDLC
7 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.32%) CAD
8 5 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.32%) Multithreading
8 5 (5.32%) Network Planning
8 5 (5.32%) OOP
8 5 (5.32%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (5.32%) Use Case
9 4 (4.26%) High Availability
9 4 (4.26%) ITIL
9 4 (4.26%) Logistics
9 4 (4.26%) Release Management
9 4 (4.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (43.62%) SQL
2 40 (42.55%) Java
3 34 (36.17%) C++
4 27 (28.72%) C#
5 17 (18.09%) C
6 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.32%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.32%) Python
8 4 (4.26%) PHP
9 3 (3.19%) Perl
9 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.13%) VBA
11 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 61 (64.89%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 30 (31.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (7.45%) Oracle
2 5 (5.32%) VMware
3 3 (3.19%) DevExpress
3 3 (3.19%) Facebook
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.06%) Trillium
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