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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 61 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.18% 1.75% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.85% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 5
Median salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
539 541 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.57% 94.75% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 475 461 449
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Graduate
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Slough

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Slough region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Ajax
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) vSphere
6 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (10.00%) Physics
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) Ajax
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle