The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Colchester region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 41 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.53% 12.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 13.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 0
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
186 171 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 98.94% 95.53% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 168 149 212
Median salary £42,500 £26,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -44.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Colchester region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle CX
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Swing
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) NUnit
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle CX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (12.50%) Moq
2 1 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Swing
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (12.50%) Ninject
2 1 (12.50%) Spring.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
1 2 (25.00%) SDLC
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) MVVM
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago