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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 129 120 159
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 138 176 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.09% 2.36% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 2.41% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 122 167 138
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
6335 7292 8228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.93% 97.64% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5335 6001 6841
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 27 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 27 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 +16 62 £27,500 - 22
Hertfordshire +22 34 £27,392 +19.09% 4
Suffolk -3 25 £23,500 +4.44% 5
Essex -16 11 £24,500 +2.08% 4
Bedfordshire +7 6 £24,250 -16.37% 4
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 217 (70.45%) Degree
2 150 (48.70%) Computer Science
3 116 (37.66%) Java
4 97 (31.49%) C#
5 93 (30.19%) .NET
6 86 (27.92%) C++
7 83 (26.95%) Software Engineering
8 77 (25.00%) SQL
9 70 (22.73%) C
10 68 (22.08%) Windows
11 63 (20.45%) Mathematics
12 62 (20.13%) Linux
13 60 (19.48%) HTML
14 54 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
15 50 (16.23%) JavaScript
16 44 (14.29%) ASP.NET
17 42 (13.64%) PHP
17 42 (13.64%) Android
18 41 (13.31%) Apple iOS
19 40 (12.99%) MySQL
20 38 (12.34%) CSS
21 37 (12.01%) MVC
22 36 (11.69%) Objective-C
22 36 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
23 34 (11.04%) SQL Server
24 33 (10.71%) Active Directory
25 30 (9.74%) Physics
25 30 (9.74%) Finance
25 30 (9.74%) Windows Server
25 30 (9.74%) Node.js

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 30 (9.74%) Node.js
2 10 (3.25%) IIS
3 5 (1.62%) JBoss
3 5 (1.62%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (1.62%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.97%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (0.65%) Apache
5 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (4.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.27%) MS Office
3 4 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.27%) Office 365
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.14%) DNS
2 7 (2.27%) Internet
3 5 (1.62%) Broadband
4 4 (1.30%) Intranet
5 3 (0.97%) HTTP
6 1 (0.32%) Network Security
6 1 (0.32%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.99%) MySQL
2 34 (11.04%) SQL Server
3 20 (6.49%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (2.92%) Big Data
7 8 (2.60%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.27%) DB2
9 5 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.62%) GIS
10 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.65%) MS Access
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.60%) NUnit
3 7 (2.27%) QUnit
3 7 (2.27%) Selenium
3 7 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.95%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.95%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.62%) HP UFT
5 5 (1.62%) JUnit
5 5 (1.62%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.30%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.30%) Subversion
7 2 (0.65%) JIRA
7 2 (0.65%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.32%) Moq
8 1 (0.32%) MSTest
8 1 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 30 (9.74%) Finance
2 27 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.55%) Local Government
4 9 (2.92%) Electronics
5 7 (2.27%) Banking
5 7 (2.27%) Retail
6 6 (1.95%) Automotive
6 6 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.30%) Billing
7 4 (1.30%) Games
8 2 (0.65%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.65%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (30.19%) .NET
2 60 (19.48%) HTML
3 44 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 38 (12.34%) CSS
5 19 (6.17%) WCF
6 18 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (5.19%) Web Services
8 15 (4.87%) .NET Framework
9 12 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 11 (3.57%) Code First Entity Framework
10 11 (3.57%) Entity Framework
10 11 (3.57%) jQuery
10 11 (3.57%) RESTful
11 9 (2.92%) HTML5
12 7 (2.27%) J2EE
12 7 (2.27%) JDBC
12 7 (2.27%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (2.27%) Spring
12 7 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 150 (48.70%) Computer Science
2 63 (20.45%) Mathematics
3 54 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (9.74%) Physics
5 22 (7.14%) PKI
6 21 (6.82%) Mobile App
7 15 (4.87%) Algorithms
8 13 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.95%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (1.62%) NHS
11 4 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (1.30%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.30%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.30%) Social Media
11 4 (1.30%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.65%) Economics
13 1 (0.32%) Life Science
13 1 (0.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 68 (22.08%) Windows
2 62 (20.13%) Linux
3 42 (13.64%) Android
4 41 (13.31%) Apple iOS
5 30 (9.74%) Windows Server
6 23 (7.47%) Unix
7 7 (2.27%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.62%) Solaris
8 5 (1.62%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (26.95%) Software Engineering
2 37 (12.01%) MVC
3 36 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (8.12%) OO
5 22 (7.14%) CRM
5 22 (7.14%) Server Building
6 20 (6.49%) Mobile Application Development
6 20 (6.49%) SDLC
7 19 (6.17%) TDD
8 15 (4.87%) ITIL
8 15 (4.87%) Unit Testing
9 14 (4.55%) BDD
10 13 (4.22%) Business Analysis
11 12 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (3.90%) Use Case
11 12 (3.90%) Web Application Development
12 11 (3.57%) Project Management
13 10 (3.25%) DevOps
14 9 (2.92%) Mentoring
14 9 (2.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 116 (37.66%) Java
2 97 (31.49%) C#
3 86 (27.92%) C++
4 77 (25.00%) SQL
5 70 (22.73%) C
6 50 (16.23%) JavaScript
7 42 (13.64%) PHP
8 36 (11.69%) Objective-C
9 24 (7.79%) Python
10 19 (6.17%) Embedded C
10 19 (6.17%) Embedded C++
11 11 (3.57%) Ruby
12 10 (3.25%) MATLAB
12 10 (3.25%) Perl
12 10 (3.25%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.27%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.95%) VBA
15 3 (0.97%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.97%) XAML
16 2 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 217 (70.45%) Degree
2 19 (6.17%) PhD
3 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.62%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.30%) ISEB
5 4 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.30%) MCSD
5 4 (1.30%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.65%) MCDST
6 2 (0.65%) MCITP
6 2 (0.65%) MCSA
6 2 (0.65%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.77%) QA
2 4 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.87%) Firmware
3 5 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (1.62%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 25 (8.12%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.49%) Oracle
3 7 (2.27%) VMware
4 5 (1.62%) BT
4 5 (1.62%) IBM
5 3 (0.97%) Apple
5 3 (0.97%) DevExpress
5 3 (0.97%) Facebook
6 2 (0.65%) Citrix
6 2 (0.65%) Tableau
7 1 (0.32%) Intel
7 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.32%) Trillium
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sterling Pryce
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £30500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-23k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft training + ca
Posted: 3 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Eurobase People
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago