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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 84 140 126
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 32 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.97% 0.85% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 0.90% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 26
Median salary £27,500 £26,000 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
1547 2343 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.38% 95.32% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1893 1593
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Reading

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 37 (71.15%) Degree
2 26 (50.00%) C#
3 22 (42.31%) .NET
4 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
5 16 (30.77%) SQL
5 16 (30.77%) C++
5 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
7 13 (25.00%) Mathematics
8 11 (21.15%) Java
9 9 (17.31%) Statistics
10 7 (13.46%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (13.46%) Migration
10 7 (13.46%) Scrum
10 7 (13.46%) TDD
10 7 (13.46%) Service Management
11 6 (11.54%) Presales
11 6 (11.54%) Finance
11 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
12 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
12 5 (9.62%) Windows
13 4 (7.69%) OOP
13 4 (7.69%) OO
13 4 (7.69%) OOD
13 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
13 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
13 4 (7.69%) DCOM
13 4 (7.69%) Web Services
13 4 (7.69%) MAPI
13 4 (7.69%) Selenium

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) CTI
1 1 (1.92%) DNS
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) SSL
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) FitNesse
1 4 (7.69%) Selenium
1 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Military
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) DCOM
2 4 (7.69%) MAPI
2 4 (7.69%) WCF
2 4 (7.69%) Web Services
2 4 (7.69%) WPF
3 3 (5.77%) HTML
4 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (1.92%) CSS
5 1 (1.92%) jQuery
5 1 (1.92%) REST
5 1 (1.92%) Spring
5 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
2 13 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 9 (17.31%) Statistics
4 4 (7.69%) Cybercrime
4 4 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.85%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.92%) Economics
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.46%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (13.46%) Migration
2 7 (13.46%) Scrum
2 7 (13.46%) Service Management
2 7 (13.46%) TDD
3 6 (11.54%) Presales
3 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.69%) ATDD
5 4 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
5 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 4 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 4 (7.69%) OO
5 4 (7.69%) OOD
5 4 (7.69%) OOP
5 4 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 3 (5.77%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) C#
2 16 (30.77%) C++
2 16 (30.77%) SQL
3 11 (21.15%) Java
4 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) PHP
5 3 (5.77%) Python
6 2 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.92%) Go
7 1 (1.92%) Haskell
7 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) Tcl
7 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (71.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SDET
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
1 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Google
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
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