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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 62 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 4 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.71% 1.21% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.24% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 18
Average salary £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £22,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £24,250 £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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
529 482 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.46% 97.18% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 417 418 525
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 3 July 2015, 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 15 (71.43%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (23.81%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
4 4 (19.05%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) UNIX
4 4 (19.05%) CRM
4 4 (19.05%) vSphere
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 3 (14.29%) Finance
5 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 3 (14.29%) QA
5 3 (14.29%) WCF
5 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Banking
5 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Windows
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) C
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 2 (9.52%) Linux

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) WCF
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) CRM
1 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
2 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (14.29%) OO
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) SDLC
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C#
1 5 (23.81%) C++
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) C
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) vSphere
2 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Progress
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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