The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 102 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 21 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.26% 1.48% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.55% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 21
Median salary £27,500 £22,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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 Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1596 2130 2366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.91% 95.43% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1737 1622
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Graduate
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Reading

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Reading

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Reading region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 28 (73.68%) Degree
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) SQL
4 7 (18.42%) C#
4 7 (18.42%) Service Management
5 6 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (13.16%) Presales
6 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
6 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
6 5 (13.16%) Java
6 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.53%) Finance
7 4 (10.53%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
7 4 (10.53%) Cybercrime
7 4 (10.53%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (7.89%) Selenium
8 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Time Management
8 3 (7.89%) .NET
8 3 (7.89%) C++
8 3 (7.89%) OOP
8 3 (7.89%) OO
9 2 (5.26%) Python
9 2 (5.26%) MS Office
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.26%) Perl

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) 3G
1 1 (2.63%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Selenium
2 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Military
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (2.63%) CGI
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
1 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.53%) Cybercrime
2 4 (10.53%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.26%) Applied Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) Economics
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) Service Management
3 6 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.16%) Presales
5 4 (10.53%) Computer Forensics
5 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
6 3 (7.89%) OO
6 3 (7.89%) OOP
6 3 (7.89%) Time Management
7 2 (5.26%) BDD
7 2 (5.26%) Logistics
7 2 (5.26%) Operations Research
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) SDLC
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) TDD
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
5 2 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.63%) Go
6 1 (2.63%) Haskell
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) Tcl
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (73.68%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
1 2 (5.26%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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