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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 93 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 39 81 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.85% 3.27% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 3.43% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 77 58
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £34,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
1986 2362 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.40% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1713 1873 1826
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -24 32 £29,000 +16.00% 18
Peterborough - 6 £20,500 - 2
Huntingdon - 1 £20,000 - 1
Graduate
East of England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 60 (73.17%) Degree
2 37 (45.12%) Software Engineering
3 36 (43.90%) Computer Science
4 32 (39.02%) C++
5 29 (35.37%) Java
6 26 (31.71%) C
7 25 (30.49%) SQL
8 24 (29.27%) OO
8 24 (29.27%) Mathematics
9 17 (20.73%) CSS
9 17 (20.73%) HTML
10 16 (19.51%) OOD
11 15 (18.29%) C#
11 15 (18.29%) Physics
12 14 (17.07%) JavaScript
13 13 (15.85%) Python
13 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
13 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (14.63%) Web Development
14 12 (14.63%) Mechatronics
15 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
16 10 (12.20%) PHP
16 10 (12.20%) Oracle
17 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (10.98%) Robotics
18 8 (9.76%) Numerical Analysis
18 8 (9.76%) Data Structures
18 8 (9.76%) Algorithms
18 8 (9.76%) Statistics
18 8 (9.76%) MATLAB

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (8.54%) SAS
2 2 (2.44%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.44%) JBoss
2 2 (2.44%) Lync
3 1 (1.22%) IIS
3 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.22%) Siemens NX
3 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) DHCP
1 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.22%) DNS
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
1 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) MySQL
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 7 (8.54%) Electronics
2 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.73%) HTML
1 17 (20.73%) CSS
2 7 (8.54%) jQuery
3 5 (6.10%) CSS3
4 4 (4.88%) HTML5
4 4 (4.88%) Spring
4 4 (4.88%) J2EE
5 3 (3.66%) .NET
5 3 (3.66%) EJB
6 2 (2.44%) Django
6 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.22%) Ajax
7 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.22%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.22%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (43.90%) Computer Science
2 24 (29.27%) Mathematics
3 15 (18.29%) Physics
4 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (14.63%) Mechatronics
6 9 (10.98%) Robotics
7 8 (9.76%) Statistics
7 8 (9.76%) Data Structures
7 8 (9.76%) Algorithms
8 4 (4.88%) GIS
9 3 (3.66%) Device Driver
10 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (2.44%) iPhone
11 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.22%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (1.22%) IPTV
11 1 (1.22%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) Software Engineering
2 24 (29.27%) OO
3 16 (19.51%) OOD
4 12 (14.63%) Web Development
5 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.76%) Numerical Analysis
7 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.32%) OOP
9 5 (6.10%) 3D Modelling
9 5 (6.10%) Analytics
10 4 (4.88%) Validation
11 3 (3.66%) Project Management
11 3 (3.66%) MVC
11 3 (3.66%) TDD
11 3 (3.66%) Multithreading
11 3 (3.66%) Logistics
11 3 (3.66%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (3.66%) Use Case
11 3 (3.66%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.02%) C++
2 29 (35.37%) Java
3 26 (31.71%) C
4 25 (30.49%) SQL
5 15 (18.29%) C#
6 14 (17.07%) JavaScript
7 13 (15.85%) Python
8 10 (12.20%) PHP
9 8 (9.76%) MATLAB
10 3 (3.66%) VBA
11 2 (2.44%) Tcl
11 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.44%) Perl
11 2 (2.44%) AWK
11 2 (2.44%) Lua
11 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.44%) sed
12 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.22%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 60 (73.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) MCP
3 1 (1.22%) HND
3 1 (1.22%) MCSE
3 1 (1.22%) PhD
3 1 (1.22%) CCNA
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Firmware
2 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle
3 7 (8.54%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (6.10%) Autodesk
5 4 (4.88%) Google
6 2 (2.44%) Cisco
7 1 (1.22%) HP
7 1 (1.22%) ESRI
7 1 (1.22%) VMware
7 1 (1.22%) WorldPay
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Talent International
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive graduate salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Immediate and summer start
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Immediate or summer start.
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive graduate salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 days ago