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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
England / East of England
Rank 95 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 159 167 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.69% 2.38% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 2.45% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 128 130 160
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,450 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%

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
5693 6806 7131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.41% 96.81% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4673 5532 5802
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +45 101 £30,000 +1.69% 13
Essex +12 23 £24,000 +3.22% 1
Hertfordshire -16 20 £27,000 -15.62% 12
Suffolk -4 14 £26,500 +29.26% 2
Bedfordshire +16 1 £21,500 -21.81% 1
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 226 (59.32%) Degree
2 184 (48.29%) Computer Science
3 167 (43.83%) C#
4 155 (40.68%) Java
5 154 (40.42%) Mathematics
6 134 (35.17%) .NET
7 107 (28.08%) C++
8 98 (25.72%) Software Engineering
9 79 (20.73%) ASP.NET
10 78 (20.47%) Physics
11 77 (20.21%) Linux
12 74 (19.42%) Python
13 67 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
14 62 (16.27%) MVC
15 60 (15.75%) Windows
16 59 (15.49%) HTML
16 59 (15.49%) JavaScript
17 55 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
18 52 (13.65%) C
19 47 (12.34%) CSS
19 47 (12.34%) OO
20 46 (12.07%) TDD
21 43 (11.29%) PhD
22 39 (10.24%) Algorithms
22 39 (10.24%) SQL Server
23 37 (9.71%) Finance
24 35 (9.19%) SQL
25 33 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC
26 32 (8.40%) RESTful
26 32 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API

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 4 (1.05%) CMS
1 4 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (0.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.52%) SAS
4 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.26%) JBoss
4 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.10%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.31%) AutoCAD
3 5 (1.31%) MS Office
4 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.26%) InDesign
5 1 (0.26%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.52%) Office 365
5 1 (0.26%) GitHub
5 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.30%) Firewall
2 18 (4.72%) Internet
3 13 (3.41%) Network Security
4 10 (2.62%) Wireless
5 8 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (1.84%) Bluetooth
7 5 (1.31%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.05%) HTTP
9 3 (0.79%) DHCP
9 3 (0.79%) DNS
9 3 (0.79%) VPN
10 2 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.52%) IMAP
10 2 (0.52%) SMTP
10 2 (0.52%) VoIP
11 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.82%) NoSQL
3 14 (3.67%) MySQL
3 14 (3.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (3.41%) Big Data
5 9 (2.36%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.31%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.26%) DTS
9 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (4.20%) Gradle
1 16 (4.20%) Maven
2 13 (3.41%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.41%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.10%) NUnit
5 6 (1.57%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.31%) JIRA
6 5 (1.31%) Moq
6 5 (1.31%) MSTest
6 5 (1.31%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (0.52%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.26%) JUnit
8 1 (0.26%) Mockito
8 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 37 (9.71%) Finance
2 12 (3.15%) Automotive
2 12 (3.15%) Games
3 11 (2.89%) French Language
4 9 (2.36%) Japanese Language
5 7 (1.84%) Marketing
5 7 (1.84%) Spanish Language
6 5 (1.31%) Italian Language
7 4 (1.05%) Banking
7 4 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Legal
8 2 (0.52%) Local Government
8 2 (0.52%) Retail
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (35.17%) .NET
2 79 (20.73%) ASP.NET
3 59 (15.49%) HTML
4 47 (12.34%) CSS
5 33 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
6 32 (8.40%) RESTful
7 25 (6.56%) .NET Framework
7 25 (6.56%) WCF
8 24 (6.30%) Spring
9 22 (5.77%) HTML5
10 21 (5.51%) AngularJS
11 19 (4.99%) jQuery
12 17 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (4.46%) CSS3
12 17 (4.46%) Entity Framework
12 17 (4.46%) WPF
13 16 (4.20%) Web Services
14 10 (2.62%) Code First Entity Framework
14 10 (2.62%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 184 (48.29%) Computer Science
2 55 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (10.24%) Algorithms
4 19 (4.99%) User Experience
5 13 (3.41%) Internet of Things
6 12 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.36%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.10%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (2.10%) Social Media
9 7 (1.84%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (1.84%) Xbox
10 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.05%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.79%) iPad
12 3 (0.79%) Photography
12 3 (0.79%) Video Editing
13 2 (0.52%) Arduino
13 2 (0.52%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 77 (20.21%) Linux
2 60 (15.75%) Windows
3 26 (6.82%) Unix
4 17 (4.46%) Android
5 15 (3.94%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.26%) Fedora
9 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (40.42%) Mathematics
2 98 (25.72%) Software Engineering
3 78 (20.47%) Physics
4 67 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (16.27%) MVC
6 47 (12.34%) OO
7 46 (12.07%) TDD
8 31 (8.14%) Web Development
9 27 (7.09%) OOP
9 27 (7.09%) Scrum
10 20 (5.25%) BDD
10 20 (5.25%) Machine Learning
10 20 (5.25%) Web Application Development
11 18 (4.72%) Multithreading
12 16 (4.20%) Project Management
13 15 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (3.41%) Web Design
15 12 (3.15%) DevOps
15 12 (3.15%) Embedded Software Development
16 11 (2.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 167 (43.83%) C#
2 155 (40.68%) Java
3 107 (28.08%) C++
4 74 (19.42%) Python
5 59 (15.49%) JavaScript
6 52 (13.65%) C
7 35 (9.19%) SQL
8 18 (4.72%) MATLAB
9 16 (4.20%) Perl
10 15 (3.94%) Ruby
11 9 (2.36%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.36%) PHP
12 6 (1.57%) F#
13 5 (1.31%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.05%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.05%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.05%) XAML
15 2 (0.52%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.52%) Delphi
15 2 (0.52%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 226 (59.32%) Degree
2 43 (11.29%) PhD
3 5 (1.31%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.79%) CCSA
4 3 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.79%) JNCIA
4 3 (0.79%) JNCIS
5 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.52%) ISEB
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.15%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.62%) Firmware
2 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.05%) Kibana
Vendors
1 22 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (1.57%) Adobe
3 4 (1.05%) Blue Coat
3 4 (1.05%) CheckPoint
3 4 (1.05%) F5
3 4 (1.05%) Google
3 4 (1.05%) Juniper
4 3 (0.79%) Cisco
5 2 (0.52%) Apple
5 2 (0.52%) Facebook
5 2 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (0.52%) Twitter
5 2 (0.52%) VMware
5 2 (0.52%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle
6 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Gym, Healthcare, Office Dog
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Gym, Healthcare, Office Dog
Posted: 16 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + Training + Progression + Good Bene
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35k Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Bonus, BUPA, and much more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
TRG
Salary: 28000-32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Amazon
Salary: Highly Competitive Graduate Salary
Posted: 25 days ago