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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 68 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 28 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.40% 2.40% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 2.51% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 31
Average salary £23,000 £22,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,500 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -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
1129 796 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.91% 95.33% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 964 698 855
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 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 -8 5 £23,000 +4.54% 1
Gloucester -1 3 £21,500 -2.27%
Cirencester - 3 £26,625 -
Berkeley - 2 £23,500 -
Graduate
South West

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 36 (66.67%) Degree
2 32 (59.26%) Computer Science
3 25 (46.30%) C++
4 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 15 (27.78%) OO
6 14 (25.93%) Linux
6 14 (25.93%) C#
7 13 (24.07%) Java
8 12 (22.22%) SQL
8 12 (22.22%) Cyber Security
9 11 (20.37%) Internet
9 11 (20.37%) Aerospace
10 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
10 10 (18.52%) PHP
10 10 (18.52%) Windows
11 9 (16.67%) .NET
11 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 9 (16.67%) Electronics
12 8 (14.81%) C
12 8 (14.81%) OOD
12 8 (14.81%) Qt
13 6 (11.11%) Mathematics
13 6 (11.11%) Python
13 6 (11.11%) XML
13 6 (11.11%) HTML
13 6 (11.11%) Finance
13 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
13 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
14 5 (9.26%) CRUD

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) Internet
2 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.26%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) JUnit
2 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (20.37%) Aerospace
2 9 (16.67%) Electronics
3 6 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) .NET
1 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (14.81%) Qt
3 6 (11.11%) XML
3 6 (11.11%) HTML
4 5 (9.26%) J2EE
4 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
4 5 (9.26%) Spring
4 5 (9.26%) JSF
5 4 (7.41%) CSS
6 3 (5.56%) jQuery
6 3 (5.56%) LAMP
6 3 (5.56%) HTML5
6 3 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (1.85%) CSS3
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.85%) Web Services
7 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (59.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.41%) Physics
4 2 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.85%) GIS
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 15 (27.78%) OO
3 12 (22.22%) Cyber Security
4 8 (14.81%) OOD
5 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
5 5 (9.26%) CRUD
6 3 (5.56%) MVC
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.70%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (3.70%) RUP
7 2 (3.70%) UML
7 2 (3.70%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.70%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (1.85%) Time Management
8 1 (1.85%) Product Management
8 1 (1.85%) CAD
8 1 (1.85%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) OOP
8 1 (1.85%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) C++
2 14 (25.93%) C#
3 13 (24.07%) Java
4 12 (22.22%) SQL
5 10 (18.52%) PHP
6 8 (14.81%) C
7 6 (11.11%) Python
8 5 (9.26%) Ada
9 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
10 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
11 2 (3.70%) Assembly Language
11 2 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) HND
5 1 (1.85%) PhD
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago