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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 115 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 19 39 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.06% 1.71% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.78% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 25
Median salary £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +27.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £34,000 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
1741 2186 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.10% 96.05% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1639 1563
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 July 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Reading

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 23 (62.16%) Degree
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) C#
4 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.62%) .NET
6 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
7 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.51%) HTML
8 5 (13.51%) Java
8 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.51%) Presales
8 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
9 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
9 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (10.81%) Cybercrime
9 4 (10.81%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (10.81%) Finance
9 4 (10.81%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.81%) C++
10 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
10 3 (8.11%) CSS
10 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
10 3 (8.11%) SDLC
11 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
11 2 (5.41%) DevExpress
11 2 (5.41%) HTML5

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 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) 3G
1 1 (2.70%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 3 (8.11%) CSS
4 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (5.41%) DirectX
4 2 (5.41%) HTML5
4 2 (5.41%) jQuery
4 2 (5.41%) WF
4 2 (5.41%) WPF
5 1 (2.70%) Ajax
5 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.70%) CGI
5 1 (2.70%) J2EE
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
5 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.81%) Cybercrime
4 4 (10.81%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (5.41%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (5.41%) Statistics
6 1 (2.70%) Chemistry
6 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.70%) Economics
6 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.51%) Presales
4 4 (10.81%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Resource Management
5 3 (8.11%) SDLC
6 2 (5.41%) Case Management
6 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.41%) MVC
6 2 (5.41%) OO
6 2 (5.41%) OOP
6 2 (5.41%) Operations Research
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
7 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Data Management
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security
7 1 (2.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) Java
5 4 (10.81%) C++
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) DevExpress
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