The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 60 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 15 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.25% 2.73% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 2.87% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 14
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
631 558 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.74% 95.22% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 495 465 473
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
3 11 (35.48%) HTML
3 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
3 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) XML
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 9 (29.03%) C#
5 9 (29.03%) C++
5 9 (29.03%) UNIX
5 9 (29.03%) Linux
5 9 (29.03%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (29.03%) OO
6 8 (25.81%) WinForms
6 8 (25.81%) Finance
6 8 (25.81%) UML
6 8 (25.81%) .NET
7 7 (22.58%) Java
7 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
7 7 (22.58%) STL
7 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (19.35%) VC++
8 6 (19.35%) PHP
8 6 (19.35%) Migration
8 6 (19.35%) E-business
9 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) HTML
1 11 (35.48%) XML
2 8 (25.81%) WinForms
2 8 (25.81%) .NET
3 7 (22.58%) STL
4 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.23%) Blog
4 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) OOA/OOD
2 9 (29.03%) OO
3 8 (25.81%) UML
4 6 (19.35%) E-business
4 6 (19.35%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Coaching
5 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.23%) Email Management
6 1 (3.23%) Pay per click
6 1 (3.23%) Telemarketing
6 1 (3.23%) Document Management
6 1 (3.23%) SEO
6 1 (3.23%) OOP
6 1 (3.23%) B2B
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) C#
2 9 (29.03%) C++
3 7 (22.58%) Java
3 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
4 6 (19.35%) VC++
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter
3 1 (3.23%) HubSpot
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