The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 156 123 110
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 129 153 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.49% 1.79% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.87% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 125 121 181
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £35,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8261 8203 8983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.47% 95.85% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6847 7129 7459
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Graduate
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +3 50 £25,000 -16.66% 15
Hertfordshire +9 25 £25,000 - 5
Bedfordshire -21 24 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Suffolk -19 12 £26,250 +14.13% 2
Essex -24 10 £21,000 -2.32% 1
Norfolk -3 8 £22,500 - 1
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 180 (62.07%) Degree
2 156 (53.79%) Computer Science
3 121 (41.72%) C#
4 88 (30.34%) Mathematics
5 86 (29.66%) HTML
6 81 (27.93%) Java
6 81 (27.93%) .NET
7 78 (26.90%) Software Engineering
8 74 (25.52%) SQL
9 69 (23.79%) C++
10 67 (23.10%) CSS
11 63 (21.72%) C
12 52 (17.93%) PHP
12 52 (17.93%) Physics
13 50 (17.24%) Windows
14 47 (16.21%) ASP.NET
15 43 (14.83%) VB.NET
16 40 (13.79%) JavaScript
17 39 (13.45%) Internet
18 38 (13.10%) MVC
19 36 (12.41%) TDD
20 35 (12.07%) VB
20 35 (12.07%) Microsoft
21 34 (11.72%) SQL Server
21 34 (11.72%) .NET Framework
22 33 (11.38%) Web Development
23 32 (11.03%) Scrum
23 32 (11.03%) WinForms
23 32 (11.03%) Perl
23 32 (11.03%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 15 (5.17%) Drupal
2 10 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.69%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.69%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.34%) Simulink
4 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.34%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.34%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.34%) AWD
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (13.45%) Internet
2 3 (1.03%) VoIP
2 3 (1.03%) Intranet
3 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.69%) Wireless
3 2 (0.69%) IP Telephony
3 2 (0.69%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.69%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.69%) DWDM
3 2 (0.69%) MPLS
3 2 (0.69%) SS7
4 1 (0.34%) Firewall
4 1 (0.34%) SDH
4 1 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.62%) MySQL
3 10 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.38%) IDOL
7 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.69%) Big Data
8 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (9.66%) NUnit
1 28 (9.66%) Rhino Mocks
1 28 (9.66%) Moq
2 22 (7.59%) MSTest
3 7 (2.41%) Selenium
4 6 (2.07%) JUnit
4 6 (2.07%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.72%) Subversion
5 5 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.38%) Maven
7 3 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (1.03%) Sahi
General
1 20 (6.90%) Finance
2 15 (5.17%) Games
3 10 (3.45%) Marketing
4 4 (1.38%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.03%) Front Office
5 3 (1.03%) Electronics
6 2 (0.69%) French Language
6 2 (0.69%) German Language
6 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.34%) Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Back Office
7 1 (0.34%) Automotive
7 1 (0.34%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (29.66%) HTML
2 81 (27.93%) .NET
3 67 (23.10%) CSS
4 47 (16.21%) ASP.NET
5 34 (11.72%) .NET Framework
6 32 (11.03%) WinForms
6 32 (11.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (10.34%) WPF
8 29 (10.00%) WCF
9 28 (9.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 23 (7.93%) HTML5
11 22 (7.59%) Castle Windsor
11 22 (7.59%) Ninject
11 22 (7.59%) Unity DI Container
11 22 (7.59%) Spring.NET
11 22 (7.59%) Razor View Engine
12 16 (5.52%) XML
13 12 (4.14%) Web Services
14 10 (3.45%) jQuery
15 8 (2.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 156 (53.79%) Computer Science
2 88 (30.34%) Mathematics
3 52 (17.93%) Physics
4 22 (7.59%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (5.52%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (3.10%) VHDL
6 9 (3.10%) Verilog
6 9 (3.10%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.72%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (1.72%) Statistics
8 4 (1.38%) Economics
9 3 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.03%) Open Source
9 3 (1.03%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.69%) Social Media
10 2 (0.69%) Blog
10 2 (0.69%) Social Network
10 2 (0.69%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 50 (17.24%) Windows
2 26 (8.97%) Linux
3 7 (2.41%) UNIX
4 6 (2.07%) Android
4 6 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (26.90%) Software Engineering
2 38 (13.10%) MVC
3 36 (12.41%) TDD
4 33 (11.38%) Web Development
5 32 (11.03%) Scrum
6 30 (10.34%) Web Application Development
7 28 (9.66%) Kanban
8 23 (7.93%) MVVM
9 22 (7.59%) Dependency Injection
9 22 (7.59%) OO
9 22 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (6.55%) Test Scripting
12 15 (5.17%) Software Testing
13 13 (4.48%) OOP
14 11 (3.79%) UML
14 11 (3.79%) E-Commerce
14 11 (3.79%) Time Management
15 7 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (2.07%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 121 (41.72%) C#
2 81 (27.93%) Java
3 74 (25.52%) SQL
4 69 (23.79%) C++
5 63 (21.72%) C
6 52 (17.93%) PHP
7 43 (14.83%) VB.NET
8 40 (13.79%) JavaScript
9 35 (12.07%) VB
10 32 (11.03%) Perl
11 26 (8.97%) Python
12 10 (3.45%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.07%) Embedded C
14 5 (1.72%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.38%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.69%) VB6
16 2 (0.69%) VBA
16 2 (0.69%) VBScript
16 2 (0.69%) Delphi
17 1 (0.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 180 (62.07%) Degree
2 8 (2.76%) PhD
3 6 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.69%) HNC
5 2 (0.69%) HND
5 2 (0.69%) CCNA
5 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.48%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.52%) Oracle
3 13 (4.48%) IBM
3 13 (4.48%) Intel
4 5 (1.72%) Google
5 4 (1.38%) HP
6 2 (0.69%) Cisco
7 1 (0.34%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.34%) SAP
7 1 (0.34%) Siemens
7 1 (0.34%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £30k++
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Training+CIMA+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + shares, pension, health insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, health/,shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Polkadotfrog
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £20000.0000 - £30000.0000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k & Excellent Corporate Benefits & Ca
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + pension, private medical, life assurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Just Cambridge
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £competitive graduate salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £25 - 30k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago