The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 36 47 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 23 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 4.94% 2.01% 9.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 2.15% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 35
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,900 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,750 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Graduate
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury 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
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
441 418 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 94.64% 93.30% 93.45%
Number of salaries quoted 288 347 305
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Graduate
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Newbury

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Newbury

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 18 (56.25%) HTML
2 18 (56.25%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 12 (37.50%) C#
4 12 (37.50%) .NET
4 12 (37.50%) CSS
4 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 11 (34.38%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
7 9 (28.13%) JSTL
7 9 (28.13%) JSP
7 9 (28.13%) Java
7 9 (28.13%) UNIX
8 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (25.00%) VB.NET
8 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (21.88%) Banking
10 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
11 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
11 5 (15.63%) Remedy
12 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
12 4 (12.50%) iPhone
12 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (9.38%) XMetaL
13 3 (9.38%) LAMP

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.38%) XMetaL
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) HTML
2 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) CSS
3 9 (28.13%) JSP
3 9 (28.13%) JSTL
4 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.38%) XML
6 3 (9.38%) LAMP
7 1 (3.13%) jQuery
7 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 10 (31.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.50%) iPhone
4 3 (9.38%) Open Source
4 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) UNIX
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) C#
4 9 (28.13%) Java
5 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Remedy
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) VMware