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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 84 87 97
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 44 56 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.07% 2.26% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.38% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 45
Average salary £27,250 £25,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2047 2354 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.33% 94.92% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1696 1962 2186
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,644 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -9 33 £27,500 +10.00% 12
Peterborough +9 6 £22,500 -25.00% 4
Graduate
East of England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 90 (67.16%) Degree
2 65 (48.51%) Computer Science
3 64 (47.76%) Software Engineering
4 53 (39.55%) C
5 50 (37.31%) C++
6 46 (34.33%) SQL
7 33 (24.63%) C#
8 31 (23.13%) HTML
9 28 (20.90%) Python
10 27 (20.15%) OO
10 27 (20.15%) CSS
10 27 (20.15%) Java
11 23 (17.16%) OOD
11 23 (17.16%) Mechatronics
12 21 (15.67%) MATLAB
12 21 (15.67%) Oracle
13 20 (14.93%) Mathematics
13 20 (14.93%) Robotics
14 19 (14.18%) SQL Server
14 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
14 19 (14.18%) Linux
14 19 (14.18%) Microsoft
14 19 (14.18%) Electronics
15 17 (12.69%) PHP
16 15 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (10.45%) MySQL
18 13 (9.70%) MS Excel
18 13 (9.70%) .NET
19 12 (8.96%) Web Application Development
19 12 (8.96%) jQuery

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 11 (8.21%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (5.97%) SAS
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) Intranet
2 2 (1.49%) Internet
2 2 (1.49%) HTTP
2 2 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.45%) MySQL
3 8 (5.97%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.24%) MS Access
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.49%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.75%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.75%) Big Data
8 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.24%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.49%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.75%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (14.18%) Electronics
2 8 (5.97%) Finance
3 5 (3.73%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.13%) HTML
2 27 (20.15%) CSS
3 13 (9.70%) .NET
4 12 (8.96%) jQuery
5 10 (7.46%) XML
6 6 (4.48%) SOAP
6 6 (4.48%) LAMP
7 5 (3.73%) HTML5
7 5 (3.73%) WCF
7 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.73%) CSS3
8 4 (2.99%) XHTML
9 3 (2.24%) JDBC
9 3 (2.24%) JSP
9 3 (2.24%) Web Services
9 3 (2.24%) Spring
10 2 (1.49%) WPF
10 2 (1.49%) XSLT
11 1 (0.75%) Django
11 1 (0.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (48.51%) Computer Science
2 23 (17.16%) Mechatronics
3 20 (14.93%) Mathematics
3 20 (14.93%) Robotics
4 15 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (8.21%) Physics
6 9 (6.72%) Statistics
7 8 (5.97%) Algorithms
8 5 (3.73%) iPhone
9 3 (2.24%) Device Driver
9 3 (2.24%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.49%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.75%) IPTV
11 1 (0.75%) NHS
11 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.18%) Linux
2 9 (6.72%) Windows
2 9 (6.72%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.75%) Android
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (47.76%) Software Engineering
2 27 (20.15%) OO
3 23 (17.16%) OOD
4 12 (8.96%) Web Application Development
5 11 (8.21%) Web Development
5 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (7.46%) Data Analysis
7 9 (6.72%) SDLC
8 8 (5.97%) Analytics
9 6 (4.48%) Project Management
10 5 (3.73%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.73%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (2.99%) TDD
11 4 (2.99%) MVC
11 4 (2.99%) Line Management
11 4 (2.99%) Coaching
12 3 (2.24%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.24%) Validation
12 3 (2.24%) OOP
12 3 (2.24%) Numerical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (39.55%) C
2 50 (37.31%) C++
3 46 (34.33%) SQL
4 33 (24.63%) C#
5 28 (20.90%) Python
6 27 (20.15%) Java
7 21 (15.67%) MATLAB
8 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
9 17 (12.69%) PHP
10 11 (8.21%) Perl
11 6 (4.48%) VBA
12 4 (2.99%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.49%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.75%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.75%) Ruby
14 1 (0.75%) Erlang
14 1 (0.75%) Go
Qualifications
1 90 (67.16%) Degree
2 8 (5.97%) MCSE
2 8 (5.97%) MCSA
2 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.97%) MCDST
2 8 (5.97%) MCITP
3 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.75%) PhD
3 1 (0.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.24%) Firmware
3 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (15.67%) Oracle
2 19 (14.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.46%) Citrix
3 10 (7.46%) VMware
4 8 (5.97%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (2.99%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.49%) Sophos
7 1 (0.75%) Progress
7 1 (0.75%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
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