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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 65 67 89
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 82 73 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.28% 3.24% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 3.44% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 78 58 62
Average salary £25,000 £26,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
2381 2125 2806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.24% 94.44% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1895 1824 2480
Average salary £40,325 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 78 £25,000 -9.09% 12
Graduate
East of England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 77 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 72 (54.14%) C#
3 65 (48.87%) Degree
4 53 (39.85%) .NET
5 49 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 44 (33.08%) C++
7 43 (32.33%) Java
8 36 (27.07%) ASP.NET
9 35 (26.32%) SQL
10 33 (24.81%) HTML
10 33 (24.81%) Mathematics
11 31 (23.31%) Physics
12 25 (18.80%) MVC
12 25 (18.80%) WCF
13 24 (18.05%) Windows
14 23 (17.29%) Internet
14 23 (17.29%) .NET Framework
15 22 (16.54%) WPF
15 22 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (16.54%) Web Application Development
15 22 (16.54%) Scrum
15 22 (16.54%) CSS
15 22 (16.54%) JavaScript
15 22 (16.54%) VB.NET
16 20 (15.04%) WinForms
17 19 (14.29%) TDD
18 18 (13.53%) NUnit
18 18 (13.53%) Finance
18 18 (13.53%) VB
18 18 (13.53%) C

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (0.75%) Apache
1 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) Simulink
3 1 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.75%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) SaaS
2 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.29%) Internet
2 2 (1.50%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.50%) Wireless
2 2 (1.50%) LTE
3 1 (0.75%) 4G
3 1 (0.75%) VoLTE
3 1 (0.75%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.75%) 3G
3 1 (0.75%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.27%) MySQL
2 10 (7.52%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.01%) MS Access
6 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) NUnit
1 18 (13.53%) MSTest
1 18 (13.53%) Rhino Mocks
1 18 (13.53%) Moq
2 11 (8.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.26%) Maven
4 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.75%) Ant
4 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) Hudson
4 1 (0.75%) CMake
4 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (13.53%) Finance
2 10 (7.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.01%) Electronics
3 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.50%) Automotive
5 1 (0.75%) Law
5 1 (0.75%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Billing
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (39.85%) .NET
2 36 (27.07%) ASP.NET
3 33 (24.81%) HTML
4 25 (18.80%) WCF
5 23 (17.29%) .NET Framework
6 22 (16.54%) WPF
6 22 (16.54%) CSS
6 22 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (15.04%) WinForms
8 18 (13.53%) Spring.NET
8 18 (13.53%) Castle Windsor
8 18 (13.53%) Ninject
8 18 (13.53%) Razor View Engine
8 18 (13.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 18 (13.53%) Unity DI Container
9 12 (9.02%) jQuery
10 10 (7.52%) XML
11 9 (6.77%) LAMP
12 8 (6.02%) HTML5
13 7 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 77 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 33 (24.81%) Mathematics
3 31 (23.31%) Physics
4 18 (13.53%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (6.02%) Statistics
6 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.01%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (2.26%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.26%) Firmware
8 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.50%) Open Source
8 2 (1.50%) Social Media
8 2 (1.50%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.75%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.75%) VHDL
9 1 (0.75%) Verilog
9 1 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.05%) Windows
2 18 (13.53%) Linux
3 3 (2.26%) Android
3 3 (2.26%) UNIX
3 3 (2.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 25 (18.80%) MVC
3 22 (16.54%) Scrum
3 22 (16.54%) Web Application Development
4 19 (14.29%) TDD
5 18 (13.53%) MVVM
5 18 (13.53%) Kanban
5 18 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (13.53%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (11.28%) Web Development
7 13 (9.77%) OO
8 9 (6.77%) OOP
9 7 (5.26%) Machine Learning
9 7 (5.26%) Statistical Modelling
10 6 (4.51%) Computer Architecture
10 6 (4.51%) Software Testing
11 4 (3.01%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (2.26%) Data Analysis
12 3 (2.26%) Web Design
13 2 (1.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 72 (54.14%) C#
2 44 (33.08%) C++
3 43 (32.33%) Java
4 35 (26.32%) SQL
5 22 (16.54%) JavaScript
5 22 (16.54%) VB.NET
6 18 (13.53%) VB
6 18 (13.53%) C
7 16 (12.03%) PHP
8 15 (11.28%) Perl
9 12 (9.02%) Python
10 4 (3.01%) Embedded C
10 4 (3.01%) VBA
10 4 (3.01%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.26%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.50%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.75%) Ruby
13 1 (0.75%) F#
13 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (48.87%) Degree
2 6 (4.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.27%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle
2 2 (1.50%) Citrix
2 2 (1.50%) Avaya
2 2 (1.50%) Apple
3 1 (0.75%) MKS
3 1 (0.75%) Perforce
3 1 (0.75%) Huawei
3 1 (0.75%) IBM
3 1 (0.75%) Adobe
3 1 (0.75%) Intel
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