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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
England / East of England
Rank 90 134 125
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 166 138 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.82% 2.04% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 2.10% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 145 119 138
Median salary £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

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
5707 6560 6950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 97.01% 96.98% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4709 5434 5637
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +46 92 £27,500 - 20
Hertfordshire -3 30 £27,000 -10.74% 6
Essex +13 24 £24,000 - 2
Suffolk -10 16 £35,000 +70.73% 2
Bedfordshire +6 2 £25,000 -9.09%
Norfolk -11 2 £27,000 +31.70%
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 227 (58.66%) Degree
2 191 (49.35%) C#
3 177 (45.74%) Computer Science
4 161 (41.60%) Java
5 150 (38.76%) .NET
6 108 (27.91%) Mathematics
7 101 (26.10%) C++
8 91 (23.51%) ASP.NET
9 89 (23.00%) Software Engineering
10 86 (22.22%) Linux
11 77 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
12 69 (17.83%) JavaScript
13 68 (17.57%) HTML
14 66 (17.05%) MVC
14 66 (17.05%) Physics
15 62 (16.02%) Python
16 60 (15.50%) Windows
17 56 (14.47%) CSS
18 53 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
19 51 (13.18%) TDD
20 49 (12.66%) OO
21 44 (11.37%) C
22 43 (11.11%) SQL Server
23 42 (10.85%) Algorithms
24 41 (10.59%) SQL
25 38 (9.82%) PhD
26 37 (9.56%) ASP.NET Web API
26 37 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
27 36 (9.30%) Finance
28 34 (8.79%) Web Development

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 8 (2.07%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.29%) CMS
3 3 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.52%) SAS
5 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.26%) JBoss
5 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.07%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.81%) AutoCAD
4 4 (1.03%) MS Office
5 3 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.26%) InDesign
6 1 (0.26%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.91%) Firewall
2 12 (3.10%) Internet
3 9 (2.33%) Network Security
4 6 (1.55%) Wireless
5 5 (1.29%) HTTP
6 4 (1.03%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.52%) DHCP
7 2 (0.52%) DNS
7 2 (0.52%) VPN
8 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.72%) NoSQL
3 18 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 17 (4.39%) MySQL
5 14 (3.62%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.07%) Big Data
7 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.03%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.26%) DTS
10 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.84%) Gradle
3 11 (2.84%) Maven
3 11 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.55%) NUnit
5 5 (1.29%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.03%) Moq
6 4 (1.03%) MSTest
6 4 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.78%) JIRA
7 3 (0.78%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.26%) JUnit
9 1 (0.26%) Mockito
9 1 (0.26%) Selenium
General
1 36 (9.30%) Finance
2 12 (3.10%) Automotive
3 11 (2.84%) Games
4 7 (1.81%) Japanese Language
4 7 (1.81%) Marketing
5 6 (1.55%) French Language
6 4 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.78%) Banking
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Local Government
8 2 (0.52%) Retail
9 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Military
9 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (38.76%) .NET
2 91 (23.51%) ASP.NET
3 68 (17.57%) HTML
4 56 (14.47%) CSS
5 37 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (9.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 31 (8.01%) RESTful
7 28 (7.24%) WCF
8 27 (6.98%) .NET Framework
9 26 (6.72%) HTML5
10 24 (6.20%) Spring
11 23 (5.94%) jQuery
12 21 (5.43%) AngularJS
12 21 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 20 (5.17%) Entity Framework
14 16 (4.13%) CSS3
15 15 (3.88%) Code First Entity Framework
15 15 (3.88%) Node.js
16 14 (3.62%) WPF
17 12 (3.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 177 (45.74%) Computer Science
2 108 (27.91%) Mathematics
3 66 (17.05%) Physics
4 53 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (10.85%) Algorithms
6 24 (6.20%) User Experience
7 18 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (3.10%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.07%) Cyberthreat
9 8 (2.07%) Internet of Things
9 8 (2.07%) Social Media
10 7 (1.81%) Xbox
11 5 (1.29%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.03%) Economics
12 4 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.03%) Robotics
13 3 (0.78%) Arduino
13 3 (0.78%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.78%) Photography
13 3 (0.78%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 86 (22.22%) Linux
2 60 (15.50%) Windows
3 30 (7.75%) Unix
4 16 (4.13%) Android
5 15 (3.88%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.55%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Fedora
7 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (23.00%) Software Engineering
2 77 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (17.05%) MVC
4 51 (13.18%) TDD
5 49 (12.66%) OO
6 34 (8.79%) Web Development
7 28 (7.24%) OOP
8 26 (6.72%) Scrum
9 24 (6.20%) BDD
10 23 (5.94%) Web Application Development
11 18 (4.65%) Multithreading
12 17 (4.39%) SDLC
13 13 (3.36%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (3.36%) Web Design
14 12 (3.10%) DevOps
14 12 (3.10%) Open Source
14 12 (3.10%) Project Management
14 12 (3.10%) Unit Testing
15 9 (2.33%) Embedded Software Development
15 9 (2.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 191 (49.35%) C#
2 161 (41.60%) Java
3 101 (26.10%) C++
4 69 (17.83%) JavaScript
5 62 (16.02%) Python
6 44 (11.37%) C
7 41 (10.59%) SQL
8 20 (5.17%) Ruby
9 11 (2.84%) Bash Shell
9 11 (2.84%) MATLAB
9 11 (2.84%) Perl
10 10 (2.58%) PHP
11 8 (2.07%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.55%) F#
13 4 (1.03%) XAML
14 3 (0.78%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.52%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 227 (58.66%) Degree
2 38 (9.82%) PhD
3 6 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.78%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) CCSA
5 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.52%) ISEB
5 2 (0.52%) JNCIA
5 2 (0.52%) JNCIS
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) CGEIT
6 1 (0.26%) CIMA
6 1 (0.26%) CISA
6 1 (0.26%) CISSP
6 1 (0.26%) CRISC
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.10%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) COBIT
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.26%) Val IT
System Software
1 6 (1.55%) Firmware
2 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.78%) Kibana
Vendors
1 22 (5.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (1.55%) Adobe
3 3 (0.78%) Blue Coat
3 3 (0.78%) CheckPoint
3 3 (0.78%) Cisco
3 3 (0.78%) F5
3 3 (0.78%) Google
3 3 (0.78%) Juniper
4 2 (0.52%) Facebook
4 2 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (0.52%) Twitter
4 2 (0.52%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.26%) VMware
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