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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 73 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 16 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.54% 3.11% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 3.33% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 19
Median salary £23,250 £22,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,500 £27,200
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
946 1233 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 90.96% 93.55% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 744 892 864
Median salary £42,500 £39,600 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.32% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Brentwood - 5 £28,000 - 1
Chelmsford -6 4 £20,000 -11.11% 1
Saffron Walden - 2 £25,000 -
Colchester +3 1 £26,000 +8.33%
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 14 (45.16%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) Degree
3 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
4 9 (29.03%) Finance
5 8 (25.81%) HTML
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
6 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
6 7 (22.58%) MVC
7 6 (19.35%) Java
8 5 (16.13%) HTML5
8 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
8 5 (16.13%) CSS
9 4 (12.90%) Windows
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.90%) WPF
9 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
10 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
10 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (9.68%) Banking
10 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.68%) OO
10 3 (9.68%) MS Office

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 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Moq
2 2 (6.45%) MSTest
2 2 (6.45%) NUnit
2 2 (6.45%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.45%) Automotive
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
3 5 (16.13%) HTML5
4 4 (12.90%) WPF
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (6.45%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.45%) Java EE
6 2 (6.45%) jQuery
6 2 (6.45%) Ninject
6 2 (6.45%) Spring.NET
6 2 (6.45%) Struts
6 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (6.45%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (6.45%) WCF
6 2 (6.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.45%) Photography
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Video Editing
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) MVC
2 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.68%) OO
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
5 2 (6.45%) Content Management
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) Email Marketing
5 2 (6.45%) Kanban
5 2 (6.45%) MVVM
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (19.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe
2 2 (6.45%) Tableau
3 1 (3.23%) Cognos
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago