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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 77 60 93
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 14 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.42% 3.26% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 3.38% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 41 11
Median salary £24,750 £24,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £26,000 £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
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
936 1212 1337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.64% 96.42% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 760 957 1128
Median salary £42,500 £38,848 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.40% -13.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +7 4 £24,000 - 1
Colchester -26 2 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Basildon +6 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Brentwood - 1 £25,000 -
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 28 (68.29%) Computer Science
2 25 (60.98%) Degree
3 13 (31.71%) Business Analysis
4 11 (26.83%) SQL
5 10 (24.39%) C#
5 10 (24.39%) Java
5 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (19.51%) .NET
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle
8 7 (17.07%) ITIL
8 7 (17.07%) MVC
8 7 (17.07%) Finance
8 7 (17.07%) Use Case
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
9 6 (14.63%) Internet
10 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
10 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
10 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
10 5 (12.20%) HTML
10 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (9.76%) Driving Licence
11 4 (9.76%) WCF
11 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.76%) Project Management
11 4 (9.76%) CSS
11 4 (9.76%) Automotive
12 3 (7.32%) Swing
12 3 (7.32%) MS Excel

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 (2.44%) JBoss
1 1 (2.44%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Moq
2 2 (4.88%) MSTest
2 2 (4.88%) NetBeans
2 2 (4.88%) NUnit
2 2 (4.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Automotive
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (12.20%) HTML
3 4 (9.76%) CSS
3 4 (9.76%) WCF
4 3 (7.32%) Swing
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (4.88%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (4.88%) Ninject
5 2 (4.88%) Spring.NET
5 2 (4.88%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (4.88%) WinForms
5 2 (4.88%) WPF
6 1 (2.44%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) LESS
6 1 (2.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 28 (68.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.88%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Business Analysis
2 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 7 (17.07%) MVC
3 7 (17.07%) Use Case
4 4 (9.76%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.32%) SDLC
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) CRM
6 2 (4.88%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (4.88%) Kanban
6 2 (4.88%) MVVM
6 2 (4.88%) Open Source
6 2 (4.88%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
6 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.88%) TDD
6 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 10 (24.39%) C#
2 10 (24.39%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MCSD
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Tableau
4 1 (2.44%) Intel
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