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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 27 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 14 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 7.25% - 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.57% - 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £23,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
Graduate
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 225 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 95.85% 98.68% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 163 200 119
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Graduate
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Colchester

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 6 (42.86%) Web Design
1 6 (42.86%) jQuery
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
1 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
4 1 (7.14%) Android Development
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (7.14%) Games

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 6 (42.86%) jQuery
1 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
2 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
1 6 (42.86%) Web Design
1 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (7.14%) Android Development
3 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
2 3 (21.43%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
Colchester, Essex
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