The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 84 80 89
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 11 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.09% 1.35% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.41% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 11
Average salary £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.99% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%
Graduate
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
969 850 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.66% 95.40% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 795 769 741
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Graduate
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury -9 5 £29,000 +39.75% 1
Gloucester +11 2 £23,500 -6.00% 1
Cheltenham -13 1 £19,500 -13.33% 1
Cirencester - 1 £28,250 -
Graduate
South West

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 31 (79.49%) Degree
2 23 (58.97%) Computer Science
3 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
4 13 (33.33%) C++
5 12 (30.77%) Mathematics
5 12 (30.77%) Cyber Security
6 11 (28.21%) OO
7 9 (23.08%) Physics
7 9 (23.08%) Electronics
7 9 (23.08%) Aerospace
8 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
8 8 (20.51%) Internet
8 8 (20.51%) Windows
8 8 (20.51%) Linux
8 8 (20.51%) OOD
8 8 (20.51%) HTML
8 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.51%) .NET
8 8 (20.51%) Qt
9 7 (17.95%) XML
9 7 (17.95%) CSS
10 6 (15.38%) C
11 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (12.82%) Chemistry
11 5 (12.82%) jQuery
11 5 (12.82%) Time Management
11 5 (12.82%) JSON
11 5 (12.82%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (12.82%) C#
11 5 (12.82%) Web Services

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (12.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) JUnit
General
1 9 (23.08%) Aerospace
1 9 (23.08%) Electronics
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) HTML
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
1 8 (20.51%) Qt
2 7 (17.95%) CSS
2 7 (17.95%) XML
3 5 (12.82%) Web Services
3 5 (12.82%) JSON
3 5 (12.82%) jQuery
4 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.13%) J2EE
5 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.13%) Spring
5 2 (5.13%) JSF
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (58.97%) Computer Science
2 12 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 9 (23.08%) Physics
4 5 (12.82%) Chemistry
5 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Software Engineering
2 12 (30.77%) Cyber Security
3 11 (28.21%) OO
4 8 (20.51%) OOD
5 5 (12.82%) CRM
5 5 (12.82%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Time Management
5 5 (12.82%) Scrum
5 5 (12.82%) Web Design
5 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) OOP
6 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.13%) CRUD
7 1 (2.56%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.56%) Product Management
7 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) C++
2 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) C
4 5 (12.82%) C#
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
5 4 (10.26%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (79.49%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PhD
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
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