The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 111 151 132
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 176 133 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.30% 1.57% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 1.64% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 165 129 124
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
Graduate
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7356 8100 7979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.97% 95.70% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6042 6751 6932
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Graduate
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Graduate Salary Trend in the East of England

Graduate
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in the East of England

Graduate
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +27 58 £27,000 +8.00% 17
Essex +33 38 £24,000 +14.28% 1
Suffolk +24 30 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Hertfordshire -12 27 £23,000 -8.00% 6
Norfolk +7 15 £25,500 +21.42% 2
Bedfordshire -3 8 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 179 (53.27%) Degree
2 140 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 110 (32.74%) SQL
4 109 (32.44%) Software Engineering
5 100 (29.76%) C#
6 94 (27.98%) HTML
7 93 (27.68%) JavaScript
8 75 (22.32%) Java
9 68 (20.24%) .NET
10 65 (19.35%) C
10 65 (19.35%) CSS
11 64 (19.05%) Microsoft
12 62 (18.45%) SQL Server
13 56 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 55 (16.37%) C++
15 51 (15.18%) OO
16 45 (13.39%) jQuery
17 40 (11.90%) Python
18 35 (10.42%) MySQL
19 34 (10.12%) MS Excel
19 34 (10.12%) Finance
20 33 (9.82%) ASP.NET
21 32 (9.52%) TDD
22 31 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
22 31 (9.23%) Oracle
22 31 (9.23%) Windows
22 31 (9.23%) Linux
23 30 (8.93%) MVC
24 29 (8.63%) PHP
25 28 (8.33%) Web Development

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 25 (7.44%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (2.38%) SAS
4 3 (0.89%) JBoss
5 2 (0.60%) Apache
5 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.60%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.30%) CMS
6 1 (0.30%) Drupal
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.49%) MS Office
3 3 (0.89%) Mingle
4 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.30%) Simulink
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.19%) Internet
2 3 (0.89%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.89%) Intranet
3 2 (0.60%) Wireless
3 2 (0.60%) HTTP
4 1 (0.30%) ATM
4 1 (0.30%) LAN
4 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 35 (10.42%) MySQL
3 12 (3.57%) MS Access
4 9 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (2.68%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.89%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.89%) RavenDB
9 3 (0.89%) Neo4j
9 3 (0.89%) Big Data
10 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (7.74%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.79%) SoapUI
3 5 (1.49%) Selenium
4 4 (1.19%) JUnit
5 3 (0.89%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.89%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.89%) NUnit
5 3 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.89%) MSTest
6 2 (0.60%) Mockito
6 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.60%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.60%) Subversion
6 2 (0.60%) jMock
7 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 34 (10.12%) Finance
2 22 (6.55%) Electronics
3 21 (6.25%) Games
4 8 (2.38%) Automotive
5 6 (1.79%) Retail
5 6 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.79%) Back Office
6 5 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.19%) Marketing
8 2 (0.60%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (27.98%) HTML
2 68 (20.24%) .NET
3 65 (19.35%) CSS
4 45 (13.39%) jQuery
5 33 (9.82%) ASP.NET
6 23 (6.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 19 (5.65%) XML
8 16 (4.76%) Spring
9 14 (4.17%) HTML5
10 13 (3.87%) Web Services
10 13 (3.87%) CSS3
11 12 (3.57%) SOAP
12 11 (3.27%) JSP
12 11 (3.27%) J2EE
12 11 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (2.68%) WCF
13 9 (2.68%) LAMP
13 9 (2.68%) Hibernate
14 7 (2.08%) Struts
15 6 (1.79%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 140 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 56 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.85%) Mathematics
4 22 (6.55%) Mechatronics
5 20 (5.95%) Online Games
6 19 (5.65%) Robotics
7 10 (2.98%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.98%) Physics
8 9 (2.68%) Social Media
8 9 (2.68%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.38%) Statistics
9 8 (2.38%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.49%) Open Source
10 5 (1.49%) User Experience
10 5 (1.49%) iPhone
11 3 (0.89%) Semantic Web
11 3 (0.89%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.89%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.60%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.60%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 31 (9.23%) Windows
1 31 (9.23%) Linux
2 14 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.89%) Android
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (32.44%) Software Engineering
2 51 (15.18%) OO
3 32 (9.52%) TDD
4 31 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (8.93%) MVC
6 28 (8.33%) Web Development
7 24 (7.14%) OOD
8 21 (6.25%) Web Application Development
9 11 (3.27%) Coaching
9 11 (3.27%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (3.27%) Web Design
9 11 (3.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (2.98%) Data Analysis
10 10 (2.98%) OOP
10 10 (2.98%) Analytics
10 10 (2.98%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (2.68%) Time Management
11 9 (2.68%) Project Management
11 9 (2.68%) Migration
12 8 (2.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 110 (32.74%) SQL
2 100 (29.76%) C#
3 93 (27.68%) JavaScript
4 75 (22.32%) Java
5 65 (19.35%) C
6 55 (16.37%) C++
7 40 (11.90%) Python
8 29 (8.63%) PHP
9 23 (6.85%) MATLAB
10 21 (6.25%) VB.NET
11 19 (5.65%) Perl
12 10 (2.98%) VB
13 9 (2.68%) VB6
14 8 (2.38%) VBA
15 7 (2.08%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.89%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.60%) Embedded C
18 1 (0.30%) Embedded C++
18 1 (0.30%) XQuery
18 1 (0.30%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 179 (53.27%) Degree
2 20 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (4.46%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.46%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.27%) MCDST
4 11 (3.27%) MCITP
4 11 (3.27%) MCSE
4 11 (3.27%) MCSA
5 1 (0.30%) CCNA
5 1 (0.30%) ISEB
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.38%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 15 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.89%) Firmware
3 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 64 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.23%) Oracle
3 13 (3.87%) Citrix
3 13 (3.87%) VMware
4 8 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (0.89%) Google
7 2 (0.60%) Sophos
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe
8 1 (0.30%) SAP
8 1 (0.30%) Progress
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco
8 1 (0.30%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.30%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.30%) VeriFone
8 1 (0.30%) Gemalto
8 1 (0.30%) Ingenico
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