The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 27 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 37 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.74% 4.28% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.87% 4.41% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 8
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
470 295 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.33% 97.04% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 426 226 294
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 40 (80.00%) C#
2 38 (76.00%) HTML
3 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (44.00%) Games
4 22 (44.00%) Java
4 22 (44.00%) .NET
4 22 (44.00%) Online Games
5 20 (40.00%) CSS
5 20 (40.00%) OO
5 20 (40.00%) TDD
6 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (30.00%) jQuery
7 14 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
9 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (18.00%) VB
10 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
10 9 (18.00%) VB6
10 9 (18.00%) Migration
10 9 (18.00%) Degree
11 6 (12.00%) C++
11 6 (12.00%) SoapUI
12 5 (10.00%) BDD
12 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
12 5 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (10.00%) Automation Testing
12 5 (10.00%) QA

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) SoapUI
2 5 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (44.00%) Games
2 3 (6.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (76.00%) HTML
2 22 (44.00%) .NET
3 20 (40.00%) CSS
4 15 (30.00%) jQuery
5 14 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (10.00%) Web Services
8 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.00%) XML
9 2 (4.00%) HTML5
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.00%) CSS3
10 1 (2.00%) ATL
10 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Online Games
2 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) OO
1 20 (40.00%) TDD
2 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.00%) Migration
4 5 (10.00%) BDD
4 5 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (8.00%) OOP
5 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.00%) MVC
7 2 (4.00%) Web Design
7 2 (4.00%) Document Management
7 2 (4.00%) Web Development
7 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.00%) People Management
8 1 (2.00%) XML Parsing
8 1 (2.00%) Concurrent Programming
8 1 (2.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) C#
2 34 (68.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (44.00%) Java
4 9 (18.00%) VB
4 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
4 9 (18.00%) VB6
5 6 (12.00%) C++
6 4 (8.00%) SQL
6 4 (8.00%) Objective-C
7 3 (6.00%) PHP
7 3 (6.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
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