The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 82 64 81
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 15 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.36% 2.89% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 3.03% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 17
Median salary £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,500 £26,400
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
Graduate
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1026 1156 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 93.10% 95.38% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 839 873 1012
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Graduate
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Essex region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Essex

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Essex

Graduate
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Chelmsford +9 5 £24,000 +6.66% 3
Colchester -19 3 £30,000 +20.00%
Brentwood - 1 £25,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £22,500 -
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Essex region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 21 (61.76%) Computer Science
2 16 (47.06%) Degree
3 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 9 (26.47%) C#
6 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (20.59%) Java
7 7 (20.59%) ITIL
7 7 (20.59%) Use Case
8 6 (17.65%) .NET
8 6 (17.65%) Internet
9 5 (14.71%) MVC
10 4 (11.76%) Finance
10 4 (11.76%) Project Management
10 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
10 4 (11.76%) HTML
11 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
11 3 (8.82%) Oracle
11 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
11 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
11 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
11 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
12 2 (5.88%) SDLC
12 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2 (5.88%) Relational Database

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (2.94%) JBoss
1 1 (2.94%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) Moq
1 2 (5.88%) MSTest
1 2 (5.88%) NUnit
1 2 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) HTML5
4 2 (5.88%) Ninject
4 2 (5.88%) Spring.NET
4 2 (5.88%) Swing
4 2 (5.88%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (5.88%) WCF
4 2 (5.88%) WinForms
4 2 (5.88%) WPF
5 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.94%) JavaBeans
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
5 1 (2.94%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 21 (61.76%) Computer Science
2 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Business Analysis
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) Use Case
4 5 (14.71%) MVC
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.88%) Kanban
7 2 (5.88%) MVVM
7 2 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) SDLC
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.94%) BPMN
8 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) C#
3 7 (20.59%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Tableau
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos
4 1 (2.94%) Intel
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