The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 43 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.68% 0.66% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.68% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £17,500 £25,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -12.28%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Graduate
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
281 148 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.23% 97.37% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 252 127 159
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Graduate
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Gloucester

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya