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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 55 61 91
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 94 85 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.74% 3.92% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 4.06% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82 77 59
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
2383 2093 2648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.90% 96.54% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1913 1674 2273
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +1 77 £25,804 -6.16% 13
Peterborough -7 5 £21,750 -3.33%
St Neots - 1 £20,500 - 1
Huntingdon - 1 £25,000 -
Graduate
East of England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 91 (52.00%) Computer Science
2 90 (51.43%) Degree
3 78 (44.57%) Software Engineering
4 71 (40.57%) C#
5 63 (36.00%) SQL
6 53 (30.29%) HTML
7 44 (25.14%) C
7 44 (25.14%) .NET
8 42 (24.00%) C++
8 42 (24.00%) CSS
9 40 (22.86%) Java
10 38 (21.71%) JavaScript
11 33 (18.86%) Linux
12 32 (18.29%) SQL Server
13 29 (16.57%) PHP
14 28 (16.00%) Visual Studio
15 25 (14.29%) Finance
16 24 (13.71%) ASP.NET
16 24 (13.71%) Perl
16 24 (13.71%) Windows
16 24 (13.71%) Python
16 24 (13.71%) Web Development
16 24 (13.71%) Web Application Development
17 23 (13.14%) MySQL
18 22 (12.57%) XML
19 21 (12.00%) WCF
19 21 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (11.43%) jQuery
20 20 (11.43%) Mathematics
21 19 (10.86%) Internet

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 12 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.14%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) CMS
4 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.57%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Photoshop
1 5 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.29%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.14%) Simulink
3 2 (1.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.57%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.86%) Internet
2 7 (4.00%) Wireless
3 6 (3.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.71%) DNS
4 3 (1.71%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 3 (1.71%) DHCP
5 2 (1.14%) LTE
6 1 (0.57%) 4G
6 1 (0.57%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.57%) Intranet
6 1 (0.57%) TETRA
6 1 (0.57%) 3G
6 1 (0.57%) OSPF
6 1 (0.57%) BGP
6 1 (0.57%) SS7
6 1 (0.57%) Firewall
6 1 (0.57%) LAN
6 1 (0.57%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.57%) VoIP
6 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.14%) MySQL
3 16 (9.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (6.86%) MS Access
5 10 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 10 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.71%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.86%) Maven
2 5 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.29%) NUnit
3 4 (2.29%) MSTest
3 4 (2.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (2.29%) Moq
4 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.57%) Ant
5 1 (0.57%) Hudson
5 1 (0.57%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.57%) CMake
5 1 (0.57%) Subversion
5 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.57%) Bugzilla
General
1 25 (14.29%) Finance
2 11 (6.29%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.71%) Electronics
4 7 (4.00%) Marketing
5 3 (1.71%) Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Automotive
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (30.29%) HTML
2 44 (25.14%) .NET
3 42 (24.00%) CSS
4 24 (13.71%) ASP.NET
5 22 (12.57%) XML
6 21 (12.00%) WCF
7 20 (11.43%) jQuery
8 14 (8.00%) CSS3
8 14 (8.00%) HTML5
9 13 (7.43%) Web Services
9 13 (7.43%) LAMP
10 12 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (6.29%) WPF
11 11 (6.29%) XHTML
11 11 (6.29%) SOAP
12 9 (5.14%) STL
12 9 (5.14%) MFC
12 9 (5.14%) .NET Framework
13 8 (4.57%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 91 (52.00%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (11.43%) Mathematics
4 17 (9.71%) Algorithms
5 13 (7.43%) Physics
6 8 (4.57%) Mobile App
7 7 (4.00%) Open Source
7 7 (4.00%) Internet of Things
7 7 (4.00%) User Experience
8 6 (3.43%) Statistics
9 5 (2.86%) Smartphone
10 4 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (2.29%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (2.29%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.71%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.71%) Robotics
11 3 (1.71%) Mechatronics
12 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.86%) Linux
2 24 (13.71%) Windows
3 8 (4.57%) Windows 8
4 4 (2.29%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.29%) Android
5 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.57%) Software Engineering
2 24 (13.71%) Web Development
2 24 (13.71%) Web Application Development
3 17 (9.71%) MVC
4 15 (8.57%) OO
5 14 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (5.14%) TDD
7 8 (4.57%) Scrum
8 7 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (3.43%) OOD
9 6 (3.43%) Multithreading
9 6 (3.43%) Computer Architecture
10 5 (2.86%) Analytics
11 4 (2.29%) MVVM
11 4 (2.29%) Machine Learning
11 4 (2.29%) Statistical Modelling
11 4 (2.29%) Kanban
11 4 (2.29%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (2.29%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (2.29%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 71 (40.57%) C#
2 63 (36.00%) SQL
3 44 (25.14%) C
4 42 (24.00%) C++
5 40 (22.86%) Java
6 38 (21.71%) JavaScript
7 29 (16.57%) PHP
8 24 (13.71%) Perl
8 24 (13.71%) Python
9 12 (6.86%) VBA
10 8 (4.57%) MATLAB
11 7 (4.00%) Embedded C
12 6 (3.43%) Embedded C++
13 5 (2.86%) VB.NET
14 4 (2.29%) Objective-C
14 4 (2.29%) VB
15 3 (1.71%) Ruby
16 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 90 (51.43%) Degree
2 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.43%) MCDST
3 6 (3.43%) MCITP
3 6 (3.43%) MCSE
3 6 (3.43%) MCSA
4 4 (2.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.86%) Firmware
3 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.57%) Oracle
2 8 (4.57%) VMware
3 7 (4.00%) Citrix
4 6 (3.43%) Google
5 4 (2.29%) Apple
6 2 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco
7 1 (0.57%) Adobe
7 1 (0.57%) Sophos
7 1 (0.57%) MKS
7 1 (0.57%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
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Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum & Bonus, Training, Health, Pension, Life, Flex
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: circa £21 - £30 + benefits upon experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 17 days ago
St. Neots
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive Graduate Salary
Posted: 20 days ago