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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 42 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.44% 1.30% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.38% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £22,750 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -2.12%
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
253 435 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 91.34% 94.36% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 192 278 291
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,375
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) Advertising
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) J2EE
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) Spring
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) UNIX
8 1 (7.69%) Windows
8 1 (7.69%) JSF
8 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
8 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.69%) CRUD
8 1 (7.69%) XML
8 1 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (7.69%) C++
8 1 (7.69%) Service Management
8 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
8 1 (7.69%) Scrum

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) JSF
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRUD
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle