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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 129 126 167
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 152 174 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.19% 2.26% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 2.31% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 128 163 127
Median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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
6630 7520 8486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.71% 97.59% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5474 6159 7050
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -14 55 £27,500 +1.85% 19
Hertfordshire +47 51 £31,500 +34.04% 6
Suffolk 0 22 £20,500 -8.88%
Essex -3 19 £24,000 - 2
Bedfordshire -4 5 £26,000 - 1
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 218 (72.67%) Degree
2 141 (47.00%) Computer Science
3 105 (35.00%) Java
4 90 (30.00%) C#
5 89 (29.67%) .NET
6 79 (26.33%) Software Engineering
7 78 (26.00%) C++
8 77 (25.67%) SQL
9 67 (22.33%) C
10 63 (21.00%) Windows
10 63 (21.00%) Mathematics
11 59 (19.67%) HTML
12 57 (19.00%) Linux
13 54 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
14 42 (14.00%) JavaScript
15 41 (13.67%) Android
16 40 (13.33%) Apple iOS
16 40 (13.33%) ASP.NET
17 38 (12.67%) PHP
18 37 (12.33%) MySQL
19 36 (12.00%) Objective-C
20 34 (11.33%) Agile Software Development
20 34 (11.33%) Finance
20 34 (11.33%) Windows Server
21 32 (10.67%) MVC
21 32 (10.67%) Active Directory
21 32 (10.67%) SQL Server
21 32 (10.67%) CSS
22 27 (9.00%) Node.js
23 26 (8.67%) Physics

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 27 (9.00%) Node.js
2 11 (3.67%) IIS
3 5 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.00%) Facebook Platform
4 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.67%) Apache
5 2 (0.67%) JBoss
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (3.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.33%) MS Office
3 4 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) MS Project
4 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.33%) Office 365
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle CX
3 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.33%) DNS
2 6 (2.00%) Internet
3 5 (1.67%) Broadband
4 4 (1.33%) Intranet
5 3 (1.00%) HTTP
6 1 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.33%) MySQL
2 32 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.67%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.67%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (2.67%) Big Data
7 7 (2.33%) DB2
8 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.33%) QlikView
9 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.67%) MS Access
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (4.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.67%) Selenium
2 8 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.33%) NUnit
3 7 (2.33%) QUnit
4 6 (2.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.67%) HP UFT
5 5 (1.67%) LoadRunner
5 5 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.33%) Subversion
7 3 (1.00%) JUnit
8 2 (0.67%) JIRA
8 2 (0.67%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
General
1 34 (11.33%) Finance
2 21 (7.00%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.67%) Local Government
4 11 (3.67%) Automotive
5 9 (3.00%) Electronics
6 6 (2.00%) Banking
6 6 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.00%) Retail
7 2 (0.67%) Games
7 2 (0.67%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (29.67%) .NET
2 59 (19.67%) HTML
3 40 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 32 (10.67%) CSS
5 20 (6.67%) Web Services
6 16 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (5.00%) WCF
8 14 (4.67%) .NET Framework
9 11 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 11 (3.67%) Code First Entity Framework
9 11 (3.67%) Entity Framework
9 11 (3.67%) RESTful
10 9 (3.00%) jQuery
11 7 (2.33%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (2.00%) ODBC
12 6 (2.00%) Spring
12 6 (2.00%) XML
13 5 (1.67%) Hibernate
13 5 (1.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 141 (47.00%) Computer Science
2 63 (21.00%) Mathematics
3 54 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (8.67%) Physics
5 24 (8.00%) Mobile App
6 22 (7.33%) PKI
7 12 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (3.33%) Algorithms
9 8 (2.67%) Cyberthreat
9 8 (2.67%) Social Media
10 5 (1.67%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.67%) NHS
11 4 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.33%) SWIFT
12 3 (1.00%) Blog
12 3 (1.00%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (1.00%) User Experience
13 2 (0.67%) Economics
14 1 (0.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 63 (21.00%) Windows
2 57 (19.00%) Linux
3 41 (13.67%) Android
4 40 (13.33%) Apple iOS
5 34 (11.33%) Windows Server
6 21 (7.00%) Unix
7 7 (2.33%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.67%) Solaris
8 5 (1.67%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (26.33%) Software Engineering
2 34 (11.33%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (10.67%) MVC
4 24 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 22 (7.33%) Server Building
6 19 (6.33%) SDLC
7 16 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (5.33%) CRM
7 16 (5.33%) ITIL
8 15 (5.00%) OO
8 15 (5.00%) Project Management
9 13 (4.33%) Business Analysis
10 12 (4.00%) TDD
11 11 (3.67%) BDD
11 11 (3.67%) Unit Testing
11 11 (3.67%) Web Application Development
12 10 (3.33%) DevOps
13 9 (3.00%) Mentoring
14 8 (2.67%) Portfolio Management
14 8 (2.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 105 (35.00%) Java
2 90 (30.00%) C#
3 78 (26.00%) C++
4 77 (25.67%) SQL
5 67 (22.33%) C
6 42 (14.00%) JavaScript
7 38 (12.67%) PHP
8 36 (12.00%) Objective-C
9 21 (7.00%) Python
10 16 (5.33%) Embedded C
10 16 (5.33%) Embedded C++
11 11 (3.67%) Perl
11 11 (3.67%) Ruby
12 10 (3.33%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.33%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.33%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.00%) VBA
15 4 (1.33%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.33%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 218 (72.67%) Degree
2 20 (6.67%) PhD
3 6 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.67%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.33%) ISEB
5 4 (1.33%) MCSD
5 4 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.67%) MCDST
7 2 (0.67%) MCITP
7 2 (0.67%) MCSA
7 2 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.67%) QA
2 4 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (10.67%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.33%) Firmware
3 5 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.67%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 20 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.33%) Oracle
3 7 (2.33%) VMware
4 5 (1.67%) BT
4 5 (1.67%) IBM
5 4 (1.33%) Cognos
6 3 (1.00%) Apple
6 3 (1.00%) DevExpress
6 3 (1.00%) Facebook
6 3 (1.00%) RedGate
7 2 (0.67%) Citrix
8 1 (0.33%) Intel
8 1 (0.33%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.33%) Trillium
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 5 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + options + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + options + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive graduate salary
Posted: 27 days ago