The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 39 37 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 25 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.60% 5.66% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 5.71% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 15
Median salary £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £27,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Graduate
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
529 648 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.24% 99.08% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 496 592 422
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Graduate
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Suffolk

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Graduate
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -7 17 £20,500 -8.88% 5
Bury St Edmunds - 6 £32,500 - 1
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 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 Suffolk region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 44 (72.13%) Computer Science
2 41 (67.21%) .NET
2 41 (67.21%) Android
3 40 (65.57%) Apple iOS
3 40 (65.57%) C#
4 37 (60.66%) Objective-C
4 37 (60.66%) HTML
4 37 (60.66%) Java
4 37 (60.66%) MySQL
4 37 (60.66%) PHP
4 37 (60.66%) C
5 36 (59.02%) C++
5 36 (59.02%) Degree
6 28 (45.90%) Software Engineering
7 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
7 21 (34.43%) Windows
7 21 (34.43%) CSS
8 20 (32.79%) QA
9 19 (31.15%) Embedded C
9 19 (31.15%) Embedded C++
9 19 (31.15%) Node.js
9 19 (31.15%) Mobile App
10 18 (29.51%) Mobile Application Development
11 16 (26.23%) Firmware
11 16 (26.23%) Web Services
12 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (13.11%) Electronics
13 6 (9.84%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (9.84%) Big Data
14 5 (8.20%) Broadband

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 19 (31.15%) Node.js
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Broadband
2 1 (1.64%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (60.66%) MySQL
2 6 (9.84%) Big Data
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) JIRA
General
1 8 (13.11%) Electronics
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (67.21%) .NET
2 37 (60.66%) HTML
3 21 (34.43%) CSS
4 16 (26.23%) Web Services
5 3 (4.92%) Silverlight
5 3 (4.92%) WCF
6 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.28%) LINQ
6 2 (3.28%) WPF
7 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (72.13%) Computer Science
2 19 (31.15%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.20%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (67.21%) Android
2 40 (65.57%) Apple iOS
3 21 (34.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Software Engineering
2 18 (29.51%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (9.84%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (6.56%) Android Development
4 4 (6.56%) Manual Testing
4 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
5 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.92%) BDD
5 3 (4.92%) iOS Development
5 3 (4.92%) Pair Programming
5 3 (4.92%) TDD
6 2 (3.28%) Automation Testing
6 2 (3.28%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.28%) Mobile Development
6 2 (3.28%) MVVM
6 2 (3.28%) SDLC
6 2 (3.28%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.28%) V-Model
6 2 (3.28%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.28%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) C#
2 37 (60.66%) C
2 37 (60.66%) Java
2 37 (60.66%) Objective-C
2 37 (60.66%) PHP
3 36 (59.02%) C++
4 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
5 19 (31.15%) Embedded C
5 19 (31.15%) Embedded C++
6 4 (6.56%) SQL
7 3 (4.92%) XAML
8 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (59.02%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) ISEB
2 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (32.79%) QA
System Software
1 16 (26.23%) Firmware
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) BT
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) Apple
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