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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 87 69 94
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.23% 3.04% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 3.13% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 11
Median salary £24,250 £24,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
940 1183 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.41% 97.13% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 748 954 1132
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £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 25 May 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 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
Colchester -20 2 £27,000 +8.00% 1
Basildon +6 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 29 (70.73%) Degree
2 28 (68.29%) Computer Science
3 13 (31.71%) Business Analysis
4 11 (26.83%) Finance
5 9 (21.95%) Java
5 9 (21.95%) SQL
5 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (19.51%) C#
6 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
6 8 (19.51%) MVC
6 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.07%) Use Case
7 7 (17.07%) Automotive
7 7 (17.07%) Project Management
7 7 (17.07%) .NET
7 7 (17.07%) Oracle
7 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
7 7 (17.07%) ITIL
8 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
8 6 (14.63%) Internet
8 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (12.20%) WCF
9 5 (12.20%) Banking
9 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
10 4 (9.76%) CSS
10 4 (9.76%) MCSD
10 4 (9.76%) HTML
10 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
10 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (9.76%) Social Media

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
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) 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
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.44%) JUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Moq
2 1 (2.44%) MSTest
2 1 (2.44%) NUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Automotive
3 5 (12.20%) 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 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
2 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (12.20%) WCF
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (9.76%) CSS
4 4 (9.76%) HTML
5 3 (7.32%) Swing
6 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (2.44%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.44%) JPA
6 1 (2.44%) Ninject
6 1 (2.44%) Spring.NET
6 1 (2.44%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (2.44%) WinForms
6 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (68.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (9.76%) Driving Licence
3 4 (9.76%) Social Media
3 4 (9.76%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Business Analysis
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) MVC
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 7 (17.07%) Project Management
3 7 (17.07%) Use Case
4 4 (9.76%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (7.32%) SDLC
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) CRM
6 2 (4.88%) Open Source
6 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.44%) MVVM
7 1 (2.44%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) TDD
7 1 (2.44%) UML
7 1 (2.44%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) Java
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) C#
3 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (70.73%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) MCSD
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Tableau
4 1 (2.44%) Intel
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago