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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 39 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 21 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.34% 2.37% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 2.42% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 16
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,250 £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
463 414 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.66% 98.10% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 400 370 502
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 21 £22,500 +12.50%
Graduate
East of England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 55 (80.88%) HTML
2 53 (77.94%) C#
3 52 (76.47%) JavaScript
4 36 (52.94%) .NET
5 33 (48.53%) Java
6 31 (45.59%) CSS
7 28 (41.18%) jQuery
8 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
9 23 (33.82%) Computer Science
10 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
11 21 (30.88%) OO
11 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (30.88%) TDD
12 16 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (23.53%) Online Games
12 16 (23.53%) Games
12 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET
12 16 (23.53%) PHP
13 14 (20.59%) Degree
13 14 (20.59%) C++
14 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (14.71%) Web Services
15 10 (14.71%) SQL
15 10 (14.71%) VB.NET
15 10 (14.71%) HTML5
15 10 (14.71%) Web Development
15 10 (14.71%) SDLC
16 9 (13.24%) VB
16 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
16 9 (13.24%) VB6

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (11.76%) Drupal
1 8 (11.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) MySQL
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.41%) Selenium
2 3 (4.41%) VisiBroker
General
1 16 (23.53%) Games
2 6 (8.82%) Electronics
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (80.88%) HTML
2 36 (52.94%) .NET
3 31 (45.59%) CSS
4 28 (41.18%) jQuery
5 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 16 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (14.71%) HTML5
6 10 (14.71%) Web Services
7 8 (11.76%) Ajax
8 7 (10.29%) XML
9 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.94%) CSS3
12 1 (1.47%) Spring MVC
12 1 (1.47%) J2EE
12 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) Computer Science
2 16 (23.53%) Online Games
3 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.88%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.94%) Social Media
6 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.82%) Android
3 3 (4.41%) UNIX
3 3 (4.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) OO
1 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (30.88%) TDD
2 10 (14.71%) Web Development
2 10 (14.71%) SDLC
3 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
3 9 (13.24%) MVC
3 9 (13.24%) Migration
4 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 8 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (5.88%) OOP
5 4 (5.88%) Scrum
6 3 (4.41%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.41%) Test Automation
6 3 (4.41%) Test Management
6 3 (4.41%) Time Management
6 3 (4.41%) Test Strategy
7 2 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (2.94%) Web Application Development
7 2 (2.94%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (77.94%) C#
2 52 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 33 (48.53%) Java
4 16 (23.53%) PHP
5 14 (20.59%) C++
6 10 (14.71%) SQL
6 10 (14.71%) VB.NET
7 9 (13.24%) VB6
7 9 (13.24%) VB
8 7 (10.29%) C
8 7 (10.29%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Degree
2 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Firmware
2 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) VMware
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