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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 95 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 39 97 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.87% 4.21% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 4.34% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 92 71
Average salary £29,500 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +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
2014 2234 2046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.50% 96.88% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1808 1702
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 11 February 2016. 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 -32 37 £29,500 +13.89% 22
Graduate
East of England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 71 (77.17%) Degree
2 48 (52.17%) SQL
3 43 (46.74%) Computer Science
4 35 (38.04%) Java
5 26 (28.26%) Software Engineering
6 25 (27.17%) .NET
7 24 (26.09%) Windows
7 24 (26.09%) Mathematics
8 23 (25.00%) Linux
9 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
9 21 (22.83%) C#
9 21 (22.83%) Windows Server
10 20 (21.74%) Physics
11 19 (20.65%) HTML
12 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET
12 18 (19.57%) Active Directory
13 17 (18.48%) CSS
13 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (17.39%) C++
14 16 (17.39%) DNS
15 15 (16.30%) OO
15 15 (16.30%) PKI
15 15 (16.30%) Server Building
16 12 (13.04%) Web Development
17 11 (11.96%) IIS
18 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
18 10 (10.87%) PhD
18 10 (10.87%) Relational Database
19 9 (9.78%) MVC
20 8 (8.70%) Oracle

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (11.96%) IIS
2 3 (3.26%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.09%) SAS
4 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.26%) Google App Engine
2 3 (3.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.17%) Office 365
4 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) DNS
2 3 (3.26%) HTTP
3 2 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (1.09%) DHCP
4 1 (1.09%) Intranet
4 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.43%) DB2
3 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.17%) Big Data
6 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.43%) NUnit
2 5 (5.43%) QUnit
2 5 (5.43%) Selenium
3 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.09%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.09%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.09%) WiX
General
1 5 (5.43%) Electronics
2 2 (2.17%) Military
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.17%) .NET
2 19 (20.65%) HTML
3 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET
4 17 (18.48%) CSS
5 8 (8.70%) REST
6 5 (5.43%) JSON
6 5 (5.43%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (4.35%) Django
7 4 (4.35%) Hibernate
7 4 (4.35%) J2EE
7 4 (4.35%) Spring
7 4 (4.35%) Spring MVC
8 3 (3.26%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.26%) HTML5
8 3 (3.26%) jQuery
8 3 (3.26%) LINQ
8 3 (3.26%) WinForms
9 2 (2.17%) SOAP
9 2 (2.17%) Web Services
9 2 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (46.74%) Computer Science
2 24 (26.09%) Mathematics
3 20 (21.74%) Physics
4 15 (16.30%) PKI
5 7 (7.61%) Mobile App
6 6 (6.52%) Algorithms
7 5 (5.43%) Blog
7 5 (5.43%) User Experience
8 4 (4.35%) Data Structures
8 4 (4.35%) Raspberry Pi
9 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.26%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (1.09%) Device Driver
10 1 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.09%) Windows
2 23 (25.00%) Linux
3 21 (22.83%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.61%) Unix
5 2 (2.17%) Solaris
5 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) Software Engineering
2 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.30%) OO
3 15 (16.30%) Server Building
4 12 (13.04%) Web Development
5 9 (9.78%) MVC
6 7 (7.61%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (6.52%) ITIL
8 5 (5.43%) OOP
8 5 (5.43%) TDD
9 4 (4.35%) Open Source
9 4 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (4.35%) Web Application Development
10 3 (3.26%) CRM
10 3 (3.26%) DevOps
10 3 (3.26%) Refactoring
10 3 (3.26%) Scrum
10 3 (3.26%) Speech Recognition
10 3 (3.26%) Web Design
11 2 (2.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 48 (52.17%) SQL
2 35 (38.04%) Java
3 21 (22.83%) C#
3 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
4 16 (17.39%) C++
5 6 (6.52%) Python
6 4 (4.35%) C
6 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.09%) Fortran
7 1 (1.09%) Perl
7 1 (1.09%) PHP
7 1 (1.09%) VB
7 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (77.17%) Degree
2 10 (10.87%) PhD
3 3 (3.26%) MCSE
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.17%) MCDST
4 2 (2.17%) MCITP
4 2 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (1.09%) CCNA
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) Docker
3 1 (1.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.70%) Oracle
3 5 (5.43%) Red Gate
4 3 (3.26%) Cisco
4 3 (3.26%) DevExpress
4 3 (3.26%) Facebook
4 3 (3.26%) Google
4 3 (3.26%) VMware
5 2 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (1.09%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.09%) Intel
6 1 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.09%) WorldPay
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