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 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 44 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 21 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.71% 4.31% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.84% 4.35% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 14
Median salary £20,500 £22,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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
547 620 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.64% 99.04% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 504 544 452
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 3 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 3 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 -3 16 £19,500 -13.33%
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £29,000 - 1
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 41 (75.93%) Computer Science
2 39 (72.22%) Android
3 38 (70.37%) .NET
3 38 (70.37%) Apple iOS
4 37 (68.52%) C
4 37 (68.52%) C#
4 37 (68.52%) Java
5 36 (66.67%) MySQL
5 36 (66.67%) PHP
5 36 (66.67%) HTML
5 36 (66.67%) Objective-C
6 35 (64.81%) C++
7 29 (53.70%) Degree
8 28 (51.85%) Software Engineering
9 21 (38.89%) Mobile App
9 21 (38.89%) Mobile Application Development
10 19 (35.19%) Web Services
10 19 (35.19%) Firmware
11 17 (31.48%) CSS
11 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
12 16 (29.63%) Windows
12 16 (29.63%) Embedded C
12 16 (29.63%) Embedded C++
12 16 (29.63%) QA
12 16 (29.63%) Node.js
13 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (14.81%) Electronics
15 5 (9.26%) Artificial Intelligence
15 5 (9.26%) BT
15 5 (9.26%) 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 16 (29.63%) Node.js
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Broadband
2 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (66.67%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) Big Data
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.81%) Electronics
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (70.37%) .NET
2 36 (66.67%) HTML
3 19 (35.19%) Web Services
4 17 (31.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (75.93%) Computer Science
2 21 (38.89%) Mobile App
3 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.26%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (72.22%) Android
2 38 (70.37%) Apple iOS
3 16 (29.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Software Engineering
2 21 (38.89%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (9.26%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (7.41%) Manual Testing
4 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.56%) Android Development
6 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.70%) Automation Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.70%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.70%) Mobile Development
6 2 (3.70%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.70%) SDLC
6 2 (3.70%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.70%) V-Model
6 2 (3.70%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.70%) Web Testing
7 1 (1.85%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) C
1 37 (68.52%) C#
1 37 (68.52%) Java
2 36 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 36 (66.67%) PHP
3 35 (64.81%) C++
4 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
5 16 (29.63%) Embedded C
5 16 (29.63%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (53.70%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) ISEB
3 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.63%) QA
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) Firmware
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) BT
2 2 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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