The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 38 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 36 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.03% 1.56% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 1.61% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 6
Average salary £20,500 £22,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
576 497 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.48% 96.88% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 498 404 332
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

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
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +12 34 £20,500 -8.88% 1
Graduate
East of England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 41 (71.93%) HTML
1 41 (71.93%) PHP
2 39 (68.42%) .NET
2 39 (68.42%) MySQL
2 39 (68.42%) Computer Science
3 38 (66.67%) Android
3 38 (66.67%) Java
3 38 (66.67%) C
4 37 (64.91%) Objective-C
4 37 (64.91%) Apple iOS
5 36 (63.16%) C#
5 36 (63.16%) C++
6 29 (50.88%) Software Engineering
7 27 (47.37%) Mobile App
7 27 (47.37%) Mobile Application Development
7 27 (47.37%) Web Services
7 27 (47.37%) Firmware
8 20 (35.09%) Degree
9 14 (24.56%) CSS
9 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
10 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (15.79%) Windows
11 9 (15.79%) Embedded C
11 9 (15.79%) Embedded C++
11 9 (15.79%) Node.js
11 9 (15.79%) QA
12 8 (14.04%) Electronics
13 6 (10.53%) BT
13 6 (10.53%) Broadband
13 6 (10.53%) Big Data

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.79%) Node.js
2 2 (3.51%) Drupal
2 2 (3.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (68.42%) MySQL
2 6 (10.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.04%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (71.93%) HTML
2 39 (68.42%) .NET
3 27 (47.37%) Web Services
4 14 (24.56%) CSS
5 4 (7.02%) jQuery
6 2 (3.51%) Ajax
6 2 (3.51%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (3.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (68.42%) Computer Science
2 27 (47.37%) Mobile App
3 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.75%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 38 (66.67%) Android
2 37 (64.91%) Apple iOS
3 9 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Software Engineering
2 27 (47.37%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (7.02%) Web Development
5 3 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.51%) Automation Testing
6 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.51%) Manual Testing
6 2 (3.51%) MVC
6 2 (3.51%) SDLC
6 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.51%) Web Design
7 1 (1.75%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (71.93%) PHP
2 38 (66.67%) C
2 38 (66.67%) Java
3 37 (64.91%) Objective-C
4 36 (63.16%) C#
4 36 (63.16%) C++
5 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.79%) Embedded C
6 9 (15.79%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 20 (35.09%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) ISEB
2 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 27 (47.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) BT
2 2 (3.51%) Adobe
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