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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 74 125 119
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 211 153 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.32% 2.13% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 2.20% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 191 133 164
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
6138 6942 7744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.66% 96.86% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5023 5774 6347
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +44 96 £27,500 +3.77% 19
Hertfordshire +12 46 £25,000 -1.96% 5
Suffolk +4 34 £25,000 +21.95% 2
Essex 0 26 £27,750 +15.62% 3
Bedfordshire +4 5 £25,000 -9.09%
Norfolk -18 4 £24,500 +19.51%
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 245 (58.06%) Degree
2 215 (50.95%) C#
3 179 (42.42%) Computer Science
4 171 (40.52%) Java
5 159 (37.68%) .NET
6 122 (28.91%) Mathematics
7 112 (26.54%) C++
8 95 (22.51%) Software Engineering
9 94 (22.27%) ASP.NET
10 90 (21.33%) Linux
11 88 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
12 87 (20.62%) HTML
13 80 (18.96%) JavaScript
14 71 (16.82%) Physics
15 70 (16.59%) CSS
15 70 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
16 67 (15.88%) MVC
17 63 (14.93%) Python
18 59 (13.98%) TDD
18 59 (13.98%) Windows
18 59 (13.98%) SQL
19 57 (13.51%) C
20 52 (12.32%) OO
21 49 (11.61%) SQL Server
22 46 (10.90%) Algorithms
23 40 (9.48%) ASP.NET Web API
24 38 (9.00%) HTML5
24 38 (9.00%) Web Development
24 38 (9.00%) Finance
25 36 (8.53%) 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 11 (2.61%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.18%) CMS
3 3 (0.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.47%) JBoss
4 2 (0.47%) SAS
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.66%) AutoCAD
3 6 (1.42%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.95%) MS Office
4 4 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.24%) InDesign
5 1 (0.24%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Google Play
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.03%) Firewall
2 9 (2.13%) Network Security
3 8 (1.90%) Wireless
4 5 (1.18%) HTTP
4 5 (1.18%) Internet
5 3 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.47%) Intranet
7 1 (0.24%) DHCP
7 1 (0.24%) DNS
7 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.24%) OFDM
7 1 (0.24%) VPN
7 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.69%) NoSQL
3 19 (4.50%) MySQL
3 19 (4.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (4.27%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.95%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.71%) Big Data
8 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.24%) DTS
8 1 (0.24%) GIS
8 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (6.16%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.92%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.90%) NUnit
5 6 (1.42%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.18%) Gradle
6 5 (1.18%) Maven
7 3 (0.71%) JIRA
7 3 (0.71%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.71%) Moq
7 3 (0.71%) MSTest
7 3 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.47%) Subversion
9 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.24%) JUnit
9 1 (0.24%) Mockito
9 1 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 38 (9.00%) Finance
2 14 (3.32%) Games
3 10 (2.37%) Marketing
4 9 (2.13%) Automotive
5 7 (1.66%) Japanese Language
6 5 (1.18%) French Language
6 5 (1.18%) Retail
7 4 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.71%) Banking
8 3 (0.71%) Electronics
9 2 (0.47%) Advertising
9 2 (0.47%) Local Government
9 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (37.68%) .NET
2 94 (22.27%) ASP.NET
3 87 (20.62%) HTML
4 70 (16.59%) CSS
5 40 (9.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 38 (9.00%) HTML5
7 36 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (7.35%) WCF
9 28 (6.64%) RESTful
10 27 (6.40%) .NET Framework
10 27 (6.40%) jQuery
11 24 (5.69%) AngularJS
12 23 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 23 (5.45%) CSS3
13 21 (4.98%) Entity Framework
14 20 (4.74%) Node.js
14 20 (4.74%) Spring
15 18 (4.27%) Code First Entity Framework
16 11 (2.61%) WPF
17 10 (2.37%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 179 (42.42%) Computer Science
2 122 (28.91%) Mathematics
3 71 (16.82%) Physics
4 70 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (10.90%) Algorithms
6 22 (5.21%) User Experience
7 21 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.61%) Data Structures
8 11 (2.61%) Xbox
9 7 (1.66%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (1.66%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.66%) Social Media
10 4 (0.95%) Arduino
10 4 (0.95%) Economics
10 4 (0.95%) Robotics
11 3 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (0.71%) Photography
11 3 (0.71%) Verilog
11 3 (0.71%) VHDL
11 3 (0.71%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 90 (21.33%) Linux
2 59 (13.98%) Windows
3 34 (8.06%) Unix
4 18 (4.27%) Android
5 15 (3.55%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.66%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Fedora
7 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (22.51%) Software Engineering
2 88 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (15.88%) MVC
4 59 (13.98%) TDD
5 52 (12.32%) OO
6 38 (9.00%) Web Development
7 29 (6.87%) OOP
8 28 (6.64%) Scrum
9 25 (5.92%) BDD
10 24 (5.69%) Web Application Development
11 21 (4.98%) SDLC
12 18 (4.27%) Multithreading
13 15 (3.55%) Open Source
14 13 (3.08%) DevOps
15 12 (2.84%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (2.84%) Unit Testing
16 11 (2.61%) Mentoring
16 11 (2.61%) Web Design
17 10 (2.37%) Project Management
18 9 (2.13%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 215 (50.95%) C#
2 171 (40.52%) Java
3 112 (26.54%) C++
4 80 (18.96%) JavaScript
5 63 (14.93%) Python
6 59 (13.98%) SQL
7 57 (13.51%) C
8 23 (5.45%) Ruby
9 17 (4.03%) PHP
10 14 (3.32%) Perl
11 10 (2.37%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.90%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.42%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.18%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.95%) F#
15 4 (0.95%) VBA
15 4 (0.95%) XAML
16 3 (0.71%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 245 (58.06%) Degree
2 36 (8.53%) PhD
3 11 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.71%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.47%) CGEIT
6 2 (0.47%) CISA
6 2 (0.47%) CISSP
6 2 (0.47%) CRISC
6 2 (0.47%) ISEB
6 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.24%) CCSA
7 1 (0.24%) CIMA
7 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.24%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.24%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) COBIT
2 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.47%) Solvency II
2 2 (0.47%) Val IT
System Software
1 8 (1.90%) Firmware
2 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Kibana
Vendors
1 23 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (1.42%) Adobe
3 4 (0.95%) Cisco
4 3 (0.71%) Google
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle
5 2 (0.47%) Blue Coat
5 2 (0.47%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.47%) F5
5 2 (0.47%) Facebook
5 2 (0.47%) Juniper
5 2 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (0.47%) Twitter
5 2 (0.47%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.24%) Cognos
6 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.24%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progr
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hurren and Hope
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Private Health Care
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Empiric.com
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Remuneration Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progr
Posted: 5 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
blu digital
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Essex
Ford Credit Europe Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 + competitve benefits
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Davanti Solutions
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Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 + benefits
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