The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 92 114 159
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 175 194 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.69% 2.50% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 2.57% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 152 185 127
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
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
6256 7560 8074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 97.31% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5340 6266 6766
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,573
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 1 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +22 69 £27,500 - 22
Hertfordshire +27 39 £25,000 +8.69% 3
Suffolk -2 35 £23,500 +4.44%
Essex -11 16 £24,750 +3.12% 3
Bedfordshire +22 10 £22,500 -25.00% 2
Norfolk -4 6 £25,000 -1.96% 1
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 East of England region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 244 (69.71%) Degree
2 174 (49.71%) Computer Science
3 140 (40.00%) Java
4 119 (34.00%) C#
5 104 (29.71%) .NET
6 99 (28.29%) C++
7 94 (26.86%) SQL
8 90 (25.71%) Mathematics
8 90 (25.71%) Software Engineering
9 79 (22.57%) C
10 78 (22.29%) Analytical Skills
11 70 (20.00%) HTML
12 68 (19.43%) Windows
13 67 (19.14%) Linux
14 57 (16.29%) JavaScript
15 54 (15.43%) Physics
16 51 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
16 51 (14.57%) CSS
17 47 (13.43%) ASP.NET
18 43 (12.29%) MVC
19 40 (11.43%) PHP
20 36 (10.29%) MySQL
21 34 (9.71%) SQL Server
21 34 (9.71%) OO
21 34 (9.71%) Python
22 33 (9.43%) Android
22 33 (9.43%) TDD
23 32 (9.14%) Apple iOS
23 32 (9.14%) Node.js
24 29 (8.29%) Telecoms

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (2.57%) JBoss
2 7 (2.00%) IIS
3 5 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.57%) Apache
6 2 (0.57%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.29%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.29%) SAS
7 1 (0.29%) WildFly
Applications
1 17 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.29%) MS Office
3 6 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.43%) Office 365
2 2 (0.57%) Oracle CX
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.86%) DNS
2 7 (2.00%) Internet
3 5 (1.43%) Broadband
3 5 (1.43%) Intranet
4 4 (1.14%) Network Security
5 3 (0.86%) Wireless
6 2 (0.57%) HTTP
6 2 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.29%) ATM
7 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.29%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.29%) MySQL
2 34 (9.71%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.29%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.43%) Big Data
5 12 (3.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (2.29%) GIS
6 8 (2.29%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.71%) DB2
8 5 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.14%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.57%) MS Access
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.71%) Git (software)
1 13 (3.71%) NUnit
2 12 (3.43%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.71%) Eclipse
3 6 (1.71%) QUnit
3 6 (1.71%) Selenium
3 6 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.43%) HP UFT
4 5 (1.43%) JUnit
4 5 (1.43%) LoadRunner
4 5 (1.43%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.14%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.14%) Subversion
6 2 (0.57%) Moq
6 2 (0.57%) MSTest
6 2 (0.57%) NetBeans
6 2 (0.57%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 29 (8.29%) Telecoms
2 26 (7.43%) Finance
3 14 (4.00%) Local Government
4 10 (2.86%) Retail
5 9 (2.57%) Games
6 7 (2.00%) Billing
6 7 (2.00%) Electronics
7 6 (1.71%) Banking
7 6 (1.71%) Marketing
7 6 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.86%) Automotive
9 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.57%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (29.71%) .NET
2 70 (20.00%) HTML
3 51 (14.57%) CSS
4 47 (13.43%) ASP.NET
5 32 (9.14%) Node.js
6 24 (6.86%) WCF
7 22 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (5.14%) HTML5
10 17 (4.86%) jQuery
11 14 (4.00%) .NET Framework
11 14 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 12 (3.43%) CSS3
12 12 (3.43%) J2EE
12 12 (3.43%) RESTful
13 11 (3.14%) AngularJS
14 10 (2.86%) Code First Entity Framework
14 10 (2.86%) Entity Framework
14 10 (2.86%) Web Services
14 10 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 174 (49.71%) Computer Science
2 90 (25.71%) Mathematics
3 78 (22.29%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (15.43%) Physics
5 25 (7.14%) Algorithms
6 17 (4.86%) PKI
7 14 (4.00%) Mobile App
8 13 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.43%) NHS
11 4 (1.14%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.14%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.86%) Xbox
13 2 (0.57%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.57%) SWIFT
14 1 (0.29%) Embedded Systems
14 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (19.43%) Windows
2 67 (19.14%) Linux
3 33 (9.43%) Android
4 32 (9.14%) Apple iOS
5 27 (7.71%) Unix
6 24 (6.86%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.71%) Solaris
8 5 (1.43%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.43%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (25.71%) Software Engineering
2 51 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (12.29%) MVC
4 34 (9.71%) OO
5 33 (9.43%) TDD
6 24 (6.86%) CRM
7 21 (6.00%) SDLC
8 18 (5.14%) Unit Testing
9 17 (4.86%) ITIL
9 17 (4.86%) Server Building
10 16 (4.57%) Scrum
10 16 (4.57%) Web Development
11 15 (4.29%) BDD
11 15 (4.29%) Use Case
12 14 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (3.71%) Business Analysis
13 13 (3.71%) DevOps
13 13 (3.71%) Multithreading
14 12 (3.43%) CAD
14 12 (3.43%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 140 (40.00%) Java
2 119 (34.00%) C#
3 99 (28.29%) C++
4 94 (26.86%) SQL
5 79 (22.57%) C
6 57 (16.29%) JavaScript
7 40 (11.43%) PHP
8 34 (9.71%) Python
9 27 (7.71%) Objective-C
10 18 (5.14%) Embedded C
10 18 (5.14%) Embedded C++
11 15 (4.29%) Perl
12 14 (4.00%) PL/SQL
13 11 (3.14%) Ruby
14 10 (2.86%) MATLAB
14 10 (2.86%) VBA
15 7 (2.00%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.43%) XAML
17 2 (0.57%) Scala
17 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 244 (69.71%) Degree
2 24 (6.86%) PhD
3 7 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.43%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.57%) CGEIT
6 2 (0.57%) CISA
6 2 (0.57%) CISSP
6 2 (0.57%) CRISC
6 2 (0.57%) ISEB
6 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.57%) MCSD
6 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.71%) QA
2 6 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.57%) COBIT
3 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.57%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.57%) Val IT
System Software
1 27 (7.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.86%) Firmware
3 5 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.43%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 24 (6.86%) Microsoft
1 24 (6.86%) Oracle
2 5 (1.43%) BT
2 5 (1.43%) IBM
2 5 (1.43%) VMware
3 2 (0.57%) Apple
3 2 (0.57%) Tableau
4 1 (0.29%) Cognos
4 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.29%) Facebook
4 1 (0.29%) Google
4 1 (0.29%) Intel
4 1 (0.29%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.29%) Trillium
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
OHO Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
OHO Group
Salary: £28k - 37k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wymondham, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £32k DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £22500 - £27500 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Capita plc
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
TDA Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Negotiable, + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Oho Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Oho Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Tectre Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago