The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Ipswich region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 21 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 26 55 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.83% 11.34% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.90% 11.58% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 55 13
Median salary £23,000 £22,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,375 £26,900 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
Graduate
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
329 475 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 99.10% 97.94% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 303 444 209
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region that featured Graduate in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 38 (73.08%) Computer Science
2 35 (67.31%) Degree
3 34 (65.38%) Java
4 33 (63.46%) C#
5 32 (61.54%) C++
5 32 (61.54%) C
6 31 (59.62%) MySQL
7 30 (57.69%) HTML
8 29 (55.77%) .NET
8 29 (55.77%) PHP
8 29 (55.77%) Android
8 29 (55.77%) Apple iOS
9 28 (53.85%) Objective-C
10 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
11 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
12 20 (38.46%) CSS
12 20 (38.46%) Node.js
13 19 (36.54%) QA
14 18 (34.62%) Windows
14 18 (34.62%) Embedded C
14 18 (34.62%) Embedded C++
15 11 (21.15%) Mobile App
16 9 (17.31%) Firmware
16 9 (17.31%) Web Services
16 9 (17.31%) Big Data
16 9 (17.31%) Mobile Application Development
16 9 (17.31%) Cybersecurity
17 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
18 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Broadband
2 4 (7.69%) Network Security
3 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (59.62%) MySQL
2 9 (17.31%) Big Data
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
General
1 6 (11.54%) Electronics
2 3 (5.77%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) HTML
2 29 (55.77%) .NET
3 20 (38.46%) CSS
3 20 (38.46%) Node.js
4 9 (17.31%) Web Services
5 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.85%) RESTful
6 1 (1.92%) CSS3
6 1 (1.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 38 (73.08%) Computer Science
2 11 (21.15%) Mobile App
3 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.62%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.77%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Android
1 29 (55.77%) Apple iOS
2 18 (34.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
2 9 (17.31%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (17.31%) Mobile Application Development
3 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.62%) TDD
5 3 (5.77%) OO
5 3 (5.77%) OOP
5 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.85%) DevOps
6 2 (3.85%) Kanban
6 2 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (3.85%) Manual Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Scrum
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.85%) V-Model
6 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.85%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) Java
2 33 (63.46%) C#
3 32 (61.54%) C
3 32 (61.54%) C++
4 29 (55.77%) PHP
5 28 (53.85%) Objective-C
6 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
7 18 (34.62%) Embedded C
7 18 (34.62%) Embedded C++
8 4 (7.69%) Python
9 2 (3.85%) SQL
10 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (67.31%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (36.54%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Firmware
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) BT
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle