The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 56 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.29% 2.42% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 2.59% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 5
Median salary £27,500 £18,750 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -18.47%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
374 309 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.39% 93.35% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 332 230 362
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region that featured Graduate in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
2 11 (78.57%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (71.43%) Mathematics
4 8 (57.14%) Physics
4 8 (57.14%) R
4 8 (57.14%) PHP
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Cryptography
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (50.00%) Kanban
5 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 7 (50.00%) Complexity Analysis
6 6 (42.86%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) Python
7 4 (28.57%) C++
8 3 (21.43%) Network Security
8 3 (21.43%) C
9 2 (14.29%) HTML
9 2 (14.29%) Big Data
10 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 1 (7.14%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (7.14%) SDLC
10 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (7.14%) Line Management

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
2 10 (71.43%) Mathematics
3 8 (57.14%) Physics
4 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 7 (50.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (50.00%) Complexity Analysis
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (50.00%) Kanban
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PHP
1 8 (57.14%) R
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
5 1 (7.14%) Scala
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle