The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 62 63 97
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 81 82 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.33% 3.66% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 3.83% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 72 69 62
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,400 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2329 2140 2877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.76% 95.45% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 1858 2531
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Cambridgeshire region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 78 £25,000 -9.09% 17
Graduate
East of England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title.

1 81 (59.56%) Computer Science
2 76 (55.88%) C#
3 67 (49.26%) Degree
4 56 (41.18%) .NET
5 55 (40.44%) Software Engineering
6 43 (31.62%) C++
7 41 (30.15%) Java
8 38 (27.94%) ASP.NET
9 36 (26.47%) HTML
10 34 (25.00%) SQL
11 31 (22.79%) Mathematics
12 28 (20.59%) Physics
13 27 (19.85%) MVC
14 26 (19.12%) CSS
14 26 (19.12%) Windows
15 24 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (16.91%) WCF
16 23 (16.91%) JavaScript
17 22 (16.18%) Internet
18 21 (15.44%) .NET Framework
18 21 (15.44%) Finance
19 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (14.71%) WPF
19 20 (14.71%) Razor View Engine
19 20 (14.71%) Web Application Development
19 20 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (13.97%) Web Development
20 19 (13.97%) Scrum
20 19 (13.97%) Linux
21 18 (13.24%) C

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.74%) CMS
2 1 (0.74%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) Simulink
2 3 (2.21%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.74%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.18%) Internet
2 3 (2.21%) Wireless
3 2 (1.47%) LTE
3 2 (1.47%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.74%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.74%) 3G
4 1 (0.74%) SS7
4 1 (0.74%) 4G
4 1 (0.74%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.09%) MySQL
3 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.94%) MS Access
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 16 (11.76%) NUnit
1 16 (11.76%) MSTest
1 16 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
1 16 (11.76%) Moq
2 2 (1.47%) Maven
3 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.74%) Ant
3 1 (0.74%) Hudson
3 1 (0.74%) CMake
3 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.74%) Subversion
3 1 (0.74%) Bugzilla
General
1 21 (15.44%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.21%) Electronics
3 3 (2.21%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.47%) Marketing
4 2 (1.47%) Automotive
5 1 (0.74%) Law
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (41.18%) .NET
2 38 (27.94%) ASP.NET
3 36 (26.47%) HTML
4 26 (19.12%) CSS
5 24 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (16.91%) WCF
7 21 (15.44%) .NET Framework
8 20 (14.71%) WPF
8 20 (14.71%) Razor View Engine
9 18 (13.24%) WinForms
10 16 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
10 16 (11.76%) Ninject
10 16 (11.76%) Spring.NET
10 16 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 16 (11.76%) Unity DI Container
11 14 (10.29%) jQuery
12 11 (8.09%) XML
12 11 (8.09%) HTML5
13 10 (7.35%) CSS3
14 9 (6.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (59.56%) Computer Science
2 31 (22.79%) Mathematics
3 28 (20.59%) Physics
4 20 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 8 (5.88%) Statistics
7 4 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.94%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (2.21%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.21%) Open Source
8 3 (2.21%) Firmware
9 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.47%) Social Media
9 2 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.47%) User Experience
10 1 (0.74%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.74%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.74%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.74%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.12%) Windows
2 19 (13.97%) Linux
3 4 (2.94%) Android
3 4 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.21%) UNIX
5 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.44%) Software Engineering
2 27 (19.85%) MVC
3 20 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.71%) Web Application Development
4 19 (13.97%) Web Development
4 19 (13.97%) Scrum
5 17 (12.50%) TDD
6 16 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (11.76%) Kanban
6 16 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
6 16 (11.76%) MVVM
7 14 (10.29%) OO
8 9 (6.62%) OOP
9 7 (5.15%) Machine Learning
9 7 (5.15%) Statistical Modelling
9 7 (5.15%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.41%) Software Testing
10 6 (4.41%) Computer Architecture
11 4 (2.94%) Algorithmic Trading
12 3 (2.21%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (55.88%) C#
2 43 (31.62%) C++
3 41 (30.15%) Java
4 34 (25.00%) SQL
5 23 (16.91%) JavaScript
6 18 (13.24%) C
6 18 (13.24%) VB.NET
7 17 (12.50%) PHP
8 16 (11.76%) VB
8 16 (11.76%) Perl
9 12 (8.82%) Python
10 5 (3.68%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.94%) Embedded C++
11 4 (2.94%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.94%) VBA
12 3 (2.21%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.74%) Ruby
13 1 (0.74%) F#
13 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 67 (49.26%) Degree
2 5 (3.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.09%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (5.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle
2 2 (1.47%) Citrix
2 2 (1.47%) Avaya
2 2 (1.47%) Apple
3 1 (0.74%) MKS
3 1 (0.74%) Perforce
3 1 (0.74%) Huawei
3 1 (0.74%) IBM
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe
3 1 (0.74%) Intel
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