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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 91 112 135
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 189 194 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.87% 2.53% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 2.62% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 164 186 142
Median salary £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,550 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
6306 7410 7680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.87% 96.80% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5350 6158 6417
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 24 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 24 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 +51 85 £27,500 -3.50% 27
Hertfordshire +4 35 £23,500 +2.17% 5
Suffolk -10 34 £24,000 +6.66%
Essex -18 15 £24,000 - 3
Norfolk -8 11 £31,500 +23.52%
Bedfordshire +19 9 £22,500 +2.27% 2
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 240 (69.16%) Degree
2 167 (48.13%) Computer Science
3 143 (41.21%) Java
4 118 (34.01%) C#
5 96 (27.67%) C++
6 93 (26.80%) Mathematics
7 92 (26.51%) SQL
8 91 (26.22%) .NET
9 86 (24.78%) Software Engineering
10 80 (23.05%) Analytical Skills
11 72 (20.75%) C
12 69 (19.88%) HTML
13 67 (19.31%) Linux
14 61 (17.58%) Windows
15 58 (16.71%) JavaScript
16 56 (16.14%) Physics
16 56 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
17 54 (15.56%) CSS
18 45 (12.97%) OO
19 42 (12.10%) Python
19 42 (12.10%) ASP.NET
20 41 (11.82%) MVC
21 35 (10.09%) TDD
21 35 (10.09%) PHP
22 29 (8.36%) SQL Server
22 29 (8.36%) Unix
22 29 (8.36%) Algorithms
23 28 (8.07%) Node.js
23 28 (8.07%) MySQL
24 27 (7.78%) PhD

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 (2.59%) JBoss
2 8 (2.31%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.44%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (1.15%) IIS
5 3 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.58%) Apache
6 2 (0.58%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.29%) SAS
7 1 (0.29%) WildFly
Applications
1 18 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.31%) MS Office
3 7 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.44%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.29%) Google Play
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.17%) DNS
2 7 (2.02%) Internet
3 6 (1.73%) Intranet
4 4 (1.15%) Broadband
4 4 (1.15%) Network Security
5 3 (0.86%) Wireless
6 2 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.29%) ATM
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.29%) HTTP
7 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.29%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.36%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.07%) MySQL
3 20 (5.76%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.32%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (3.17%) Big Data
7 8 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (2.31%) GIS
7 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.15%) DB2
9 4 (1.15%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.58%) MS Access
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (4.61%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.03%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.17%) NUnit
4 7 (2.02%) Eclipse
5 6 (1.73%) Subversion
6 5 (1.44%) HP UFT
6 5 (1.44%) JUnit
6 5 (1.44%) LoadRunner
6 5 (1.44%) Mercurial
6 5 (1.44%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.15%) QUnit
7 4 (1.15%) Selenium
7 4 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.58%) Moq
8 2 (0.58%) MSTest
8 2 (0.58%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 26 (7.49%) Telecoms
2 25 (7.20%) Finance
3 14 (4.03%) Local Government
4 10 (2.88%) Games
4 10 (2.88%) Retail
5 7 (2.02%) Billing
6 6 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.44%) Electronics
7 5 (1.44%) Marketing
8 4 (1.15%) Banking
9 3 (0.86%) Automotive
10 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.58%) French Language
11 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (26.22%) .NET
2 69 (19.88%) HTML
3 54 (15.56%) CSS
4 42 (12.10%) ASP.NET
5 28 (8.07%) Node.js
6 24 (6.92%) HTML5
7 22 (6.34%) WCF
8 20 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (5.19%) jQuery
10 17 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (4.32%) CSS3
12 14 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 13 (3.75%) Spring
14 12 (3.46%) .NET Framework
14 12 (3.46%) J2EE
14 12 (3.46%) RESTful
15 11 (3.17%) AngularJS
16 10 (2.88%) Code First Entity Framework
16 10 (2.88%) Entity Framework
16 10 (2.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 167 (48.13%) Computer Science
2 93 (26.80%) Mathematics
3 80 (23.05%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (16.14%) Physics
5 29 (8.36%) Algorithms
6 13 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.17%) PKI
8 8 (2.31%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.73%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.44%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.44%) NHS
11 4 (1.15%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.15%) Xbox
12 3 (0.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (0.86%) Verilog
12 3 (0.86%) VHDL
13 2 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 67 (19.31%) Linux
2 61 (17.58%) Windows
3 29 (8.36%) Unix
4 25 (7.20%) Android
5 23 (6.63%) Apple iOS
6 16 (4.61%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.73%) Solaris
8 5 (1.44%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (24.78%) Software Engineering
2 56 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (12.97%) OO
4 41 (11.82%) MVC
5 35 (10.09%) TDD
6 24 (6.92%) SDLC
7 21 (6.05%) CRM
8 18 (5.19%) Unit Testing
9 17 (4.90%) Web Development
10 15 (4.32%) BDD
10 15 (4.32%) ITIL
10 15 (4.32%) Mentoring
10 15 (4.32%) Scrum
10 15 (4.32%) Use Case
11 14 (4.03%) OOP
12 13 (3.75%) Business Analysis
12 13 (3.75%) Multithreading
12 13 (3.75%) Web Application Development
13 12 (3.46%) CAD
14 11 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 143 (41.21%) Java
2 118 (34.01%) C#
3 96 (27.67%) C++
4 92 (26.51%) SQL
5 72 (20.75%) C
6 58 (16.71%) JavaScript
7 42 (12.10%) Python
8 35 (10.09%) PHP
9 19 (5.48%) Objective-C
10 15 (4.32%) Perl
11 14 (4.03%) Embedded C
11 14 (4.03%) Embedded C++
11 14 (4.03%) PL/SQL
11 14 (4.03%) Ruby
12 12 (3.46%) MATLAB
13 9 (2.59%) VBA
14 7 (2.02%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.44%) XAML
16 2 (0.58%) Scala
16 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 240 (69.16%) Degree
2 27 (7.78%) PhD
3 9 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.44%) Postgraduate
4 5 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.86%) CGEIT
5 3 (0.86%) CISA
5 3 (0.86%) CISSP
5 3 (0.86%) CRISC
6 2 (0.58%) ISEB
6 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.92%) QA
2 7 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.86%) COBIT
3 3 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.86%) Solvency II
3 3 (0.86%) Val IT
System Software
1 21 (6.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.44%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 22 (6.34%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.05%) Oracle
3 5 (1.44%) IBM
3 5 (1.44%) VMware
4 4 (1.15%) BT
5 2 (0.58%) Apple
5 2 (0.58%) Google
5 2 (0.58%) Tableau
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco
6 1 (0.29%) Cognos
6 1 (0.29%) Intel
6 1 (0.29%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.29%) Trillium
Essex
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: DoE - £28k to £45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: £18,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Actis Recruitment Ltd
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Salary: £22500 - £27500 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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