The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 41 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 11 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.72% 5.10% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 5.19% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 4
Average salary £24,000 £21,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,400 £26,450
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Graduate
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
286 289 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.62% 98.30% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 265 245 188
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Graduate
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Cheltenham region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) C++
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Cyber Security
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 5 (35.71%) Coaching
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (35.71%) Changepoint
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Load Testing
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) LINQ
4 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 5 (35.71%) VB
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) IIS
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) COM+
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (35.71%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) COM+
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) XSL
2 5 (35.71%) XSLT
2 5 (35.71%) XHTML
2 5 (35.71%) WSDL
2 5 (35.71%) XML Schema
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
2 5 (35.71%) LINQ
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) CSS3
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (7.14%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Cyber Security
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) Coaching
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Load Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) C++
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 5 (35.71%) VB
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) VB6
5 4 (28.57%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
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