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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 28 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.85% 0.72% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.73% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £26,000 £24,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median 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
112 137 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 94.92% 98.56% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 100 133 111
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) WinForms
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Spring.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (66.67%) MSTest
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
1 2 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (66.67%) Moq
1 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (66.67%) Ninject
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container

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 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Moq
1 2 (66.67%) MSTest
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (66.67%) Ninject
1 2 (66.67%) Spring.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) WinForms
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos