The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 51 75 89
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 34 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.82% 1.20% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 1.25% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 13
Average salary £21,500 £23,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £22,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £25,050 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
850 798 1263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.61% 96.03% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 691 737 1150
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate
South West

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram 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 23 July 2014. 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
Cheltenham +5 16 £21,500 -7.52% 1
Tewkesbury +11 5 £21,500 -13.13%
Gloucester -3 3 £25,000 +4.16%
Stroud +7 1 £21,500 -10.41%
Graduate
South West

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 35 (67.31%) Degree
2 30 (57.69%) Computer Science
2 30 (57.69%) C++
3 26 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 23 (44.23%) C
5 19 (36.54%) C#
6 18 (34.62%) SQL
7 17 (32.69%) Java
8 14 (26.92%) Finance
9 13 (25.00%) OO
9 13 (25.00%) Ada
10 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
11 10 (19.23%) Internet
11 10 (19.23%) Aerospace
12 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
12 8 (15.38%) Time Management
13 7 (13.46%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (13.46%) UML
13 7 (13.46%) HND
13 7 (13.46%) Windows
13 7 (13.46%) HTML
13 7 (13.46%) .NET
13 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
14 6 (11.54%) Linux
14 6 (11.54%) MS Office
14 6 (11.54%) Python
14 6 (11.54%) MVC
14 6 (11.54%) Electronics
14 6 (11.54%) HTML5

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.92%) Mule
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Internet
2 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.69%) LAN
3 4 (7.69%) WAN
4 3 (5.77%) VPN
4 3 (5.77%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) JUnit
2 3 (5.77%) ClearCase
2 3 (5.77%) Subversion
2 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.92%) Ant
4 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) Checkstyle
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.92%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.92%) Mockito
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) Hudson
4 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.92%) FindBugs
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Aerospace
3 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 6 (11.54%) Electronics
5 4 (7.69%) Banking
6 3 (5.77%) French Language
6 3 (5.77%) German Language
6 3 (5.77%) Italian Language
6 3 (5.77%) Spanish Language
7 2 (3.85%) Marketing
8 1 (1.92%) Retail
8 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
1 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
2 6 (11.54%) jQuery
2 6 (11.54%) HTML5
3 5 (9.62%) JSF
4 4 (7.69%) XML
4 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 4 (7.69%) Spring
4 4 (7.69%) J2EE
4 4 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (3.85%) CSS
6 1 (1.92%) JSP
6 1 (1.92%) Servlets
6 1 (1.92%) SOAP
6 1 (1.92%) EJB
6 1 (1.92%) JAXB
6 1 (1.92%) LAMP
6 1 (1.92%) Ajax
6 1 (1.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (57.69%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.46%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (11.54%) Digital Media
4 5 (9.62%) Physics
5 4 (7.69%) Firmware
6 1 (1.92%) Robotics
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (25.00%) OO
3 8 (15.38%) Time Management
4 7 (13.46%) UML
5 6 (11.54%) MVC
6 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Project Management
7 4 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (7.69%) Regression Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.77%) RUP
8 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.92%) TDD
9 1 (1.92%) Validation
9 1 (1.92%) Service Management
9 1 (1.92%) BDD
9 1 (1.92%) ATDD
9 1 (1.92%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) C++
2 23 (44.23%) C
3 19 (36.54%) C#
4 18 (34.62%) SQL
5 17 (32.69%) Java
6 13 (25.00%) Ada
7 6 (11.54%) Python
8 5 (9.62%) PHP
8 5 (9.62%) Assembly Language
8 5 (9.62%) Ruby
9 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.92%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 35 (67.31%) Degree
2 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) HND
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
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