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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 62 72 86
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 49 50 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.66% 3.37% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 3.43% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 45
Median salary £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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
1291 1458 1760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.49% 98.31% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1231 1502
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 £27,000 £27,500
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 5 May 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 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 60 (70.59%) Degree
2 40 (47.06%) SQL
2 40 (47.06%) Linux
3 39 (45.88%) Computer Science
4 34 (40.00%) Windows
5 30 (35.29%) C++
5 30 (35.29%) Mathematics
5 30 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
7 28 (32.94%) Java
8 25 (29.41%) C#
8 25 (29.41%) .NET
9 23 (27.06%) Software Engineering
10 22 (25.88%) PKI
10 22 (25.88%) DNS
10 22 (25.88%) Server Building
11 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET
11 21 (24.71%) Physics
12 15 (17.65%) C
13 12 (14.12%) Unix
13 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (12.94%) Relational Database
14 11 (12.94%) Algorithms
14 11 (12.94%) IIS
14 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
15 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
16 9 (10.59%) MVC
16 9 (10.59%) HTML
17 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
18 7 (8.24%) SDLC

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 11 (12.94%) IIS
2 3 (3.53%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (2.35%) JBoss
4 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.88%) DNS
2 3 (3.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) Relational Database
2 7 (8.24%) DB2
2 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.35%) GIS
4 2 (2.35%) MS Access
5 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.24%) NUnit
2 7 (8.24%) QUnit
2 7 (8.24%) Selenium
3 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.18%) Billing
3 1 (1.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) .NET
2 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET
3 9 (10.59%) HTML
4 7 (8.24%) CSS
4 7 (8.24%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (7.06%) XML
6 5 (5.88%) MFC
6 5 (5.88%) OpenGL
6 5 (5.88%) STL
7 4 (4.71%) HTML5
7 4 (4.71%) jQuery
7 4 (4.71%) REST
8 3 (3.53%) LINQ
8 3 (3.53%) WinForms
9 2 (2.35%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.35%) CSS3
9 2 (2.35%) EJB
9 2 (2.35%) JDBC
9 2 (2.35%) JSP
9 2 (2.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (45.88%) Computer Science
2 30 (35.29%) Mathematics
3 22 (25.88%) PKI
4 21 (24.71%) Physics
5 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (12.94%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.53%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.35%) Blog
8 2 (2.35%) User Experience
9 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 40 (47.06%) Linux
2 34 (40.00%) Windows
3 30 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 12 (14.12%) Unix
5 5 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 5 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) Software Engineering
2 22 (25.88%) Server Building
3 9 (10.59%) MVC
4 7 (8.24%) OO
4 7 (8.24%) SDLC
4 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
5 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.88%) CRM
6 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.88%) ITIL
7 4 (4.71%) Multithreading
8 3 (3.53%) DevOps
8 3 (3.53%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (3.53%) OOP
8 3 (3.53%) Refactoring
8 3 (3.53%) Scrum
8 3 (3.53%) Web Design
8 3 (3.53%) Web Development
9 2 (2.35%) CAD
9 2 (2.35%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.06%) SQL
2 30 (35.29%) C++
3 28 (32.94%) Java
4 25 (29.41%) C#
5 15 (17.65%) C
6 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.71%) Python
8 3 (3.53%) Perl
9 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.35%) VBA
10 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.18%) PHP
10 1 (1.18%) VB
10 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (70.59%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Postgraduate
3 2 (2.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (8.24%) Oracle
2 5 (5.88%) VMware
3 3 (3.53%) DevExpress
3 3 (3.53%) Facebook
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.35%) RedGate
5 1 (1.18%) Trillium
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