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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 23 17 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 27 50 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.01% 11.44% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.11% 11.88% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 4
Median salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,450 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £26,000 £27,750
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
333 421 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.81% 96.34% 99.14%
Number of salaries quoted 310 383 202
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £48,250
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 25 July 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 33 (73.33%) Degree
2 28 (62.22%) Computer Science
3 26 (57.78%) Java
4 25 (55.56%) C#
5 23 (51.11%) C++
5 23 (51.11%) C
6 21 (46.67%) HTML
6 21 (46.67%) MySQL
7 20 (44.44%) Android
8 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
8 19 (42.22%) PHP
9 18 (40.00%) .NET
9 18 (40.00%) Software Engineering
9 18 (40.00%) Objective-C
9 18 (40.00%) Apple iOS
10 17 (37.78%) CSS
11 16 (35.56%) Node.js
12 15 (33.33%) QA
13 14 (31.11%) Embedded C
13 14 (31.11%) Embedded C++
13 14 (31.11%) Windows
14 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
15 8 (17.78%) Big Data
15 8 (17.78%) Cybersecurity
16 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (13.33%) TDD
16 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
17 5 (11.11%) OOP
17 5 (11.11%) OO

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 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Broadband
1 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 2 (4.44%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) MySQL
2 8 (17.78%) Big Data
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.89%) Games
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) HTML
2 18 (40.00%) .NET
3 17 (37.78%) CSS
4 16 (35.56%) Node.js
5 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.44%) CSS3
5 2 (4.44%) HTML5
5 2 (4.44%) RESTful
5 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (62.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.89%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.89%) Xbox
4 1 (2.22%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Android
2 18 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 14 (31.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (13.33%) TDD
5 5 (11.11%) OO
5 5 (11.11%) OOP
6 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.44%) DevOps
7 2 (4.44%) Kanban
7 2 (4.44%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (4.44%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (4.44%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.44%) V-Model
7 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.44%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) Java
2 25 (55.56%) C#
3 23 (51.11%) C
3 23 (51.11%) C++
4 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (42.22%) PHP
5 18 (40.00%) Objective-C
6 14 (31.11%) Embedded C
6 14 (31.11%) Embedded C++
7 4 (8.89%) Python
8 2 (4.44%) SQL
9 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (73.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) BT
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco