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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 26 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 6 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.57% 7.69% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 7.93% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 14
Median salary £23,000 £20,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% -8.88%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
168 429 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 100.00% 97.06% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 151 376 273
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (35.71%) C#
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 8 (28.57%) OOP
5 8 (28.57%) OO
6 7 (25.00%) Games
6 7 (25.00%) TDD
6 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (25.00%) HTML5
6 7 (25.00%) CSS3
6 7 (25.00%) Xbox
7 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
9 2 (7.14%) Web Development
9 2 (7.14%) Android
9 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
9 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
9 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.14%) Java
9 2 (7.14%) PHP
9 2 (7.14%) SQL

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 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) CSS
3 7 (25.00%) CSS3
3 7 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (25.00%) Xbox
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Pricing Data
3 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) OO
2 8 (28.57%) OOP
3 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft