The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 35 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 4 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.74% 3.07% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 3.15% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 16
Average salary £20,000 £22,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,750
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 317 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.70% 97.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 197 289 322
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate
Suffolk

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Graduate
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Ipswich

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 10 (62.50%) Degree
1 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) EJB
4 5 (31.25%) JSP
4 5 (31.25%) Servlets
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) Struts
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) UML
4 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
4 5 (31.25%) JMS
4 5 (31.25%) Spring
4 5 (31.25%) JSF
4 5 (31.25%) JPA
4 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
4 5 (31.25%) System Testing
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
6 3 (18.75%) QA
6 3 (18.75%) Selenium

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (31.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
1 3 (18.75%) Sahi
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) J2EE
1 5 (31.25%) EJB
1 5 (31.25%) JSP
1 5 (31.25%) Servlets
1 5 (31.25%) SOAP
1 5 (31.25%) Struts
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
1 5 (31.25%) JMS
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
1 5 (31.25%) JSF
1 5 (31.25%) JPA
1 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Firmware
3 1 (6.25%) VHDL
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) UML
2 5 (31.25%) System Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) MVVM
5 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) VBA
4 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
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