The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 70 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.01% 3.18% 2.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 3.26% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 15
Average salary £26,250 £23,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
564 613 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 94.63% 97.61% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 427 537 595
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Graduate
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -13 10 £27,500 - 1
Bury St Edmunds -10 1 £20,000 -11.11%
Stowmarket - 1 £19,000 -
Graduate
East of England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 14 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) Android
4 6 (30.00%) Android Development
4 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (25.00%) PHP
5 5 (25.00%) MySQL
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) JMS
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) UML
6 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (20.00%) JSP
6 4 (20.00%) Servlets
6 4 (20.00%) SOAP
6 4 (20.00%) Struts
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) J2EE
6 4 (20.00%) EJB
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Spring

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Sahi
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
1 3 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
1 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) JMS
3 4 (20.00%) JSP
3 4 (20.00%) Servlets
3 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 4 (20.00%) Struts
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (20.00%) J2EE
3 4 (20.00%) EJB
3 4 (20.00%) Spring
3 4 (20.00%) JSF
3 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (20.00%) JPA
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Android Development
2 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (20.00%) UML
3 4 (20.00%) System Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) MVVM
6 1 (5.00%) Game Development
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) VBA
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Delphi
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
Ipswich
Polkadotfrog
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago