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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 29 29 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 31 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.98% 5.65% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.03% 5.74% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 3
Median salary £23,500 £20,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.63% -4.65%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
441 418 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.32% 98.35% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 363 348 361
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +15 21 £22,000 +7.31% 2
Felixstowe - 5 £25,000 -
Bury St Edmunds -22 3 £35,000 +18.64% 1
Newmarket -4 1 £21,500 -14.00% 2
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 26 (43.33%) C#
2 24 (40.00%) Degree
3 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (26.67%) TDD
5 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (21.67%) Java
6 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
6 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
7 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 12 (20.00%) OOP
7 12 (20.00%) OO
8 11 (18.33%) HTML
8 11 (18.33%) .NET
9 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 10 (16.67%) Games
9 10 (16.67%) Xbox
10 9 (15.00%) CSS
11 8 (13.33%) HTML5
11 8 (13.33%) CSS3
12 7 (11.67%) Android
12 7 (11.67%) C
12 7 (11.67%) C++
12 7 (11.67%) SQL
13 6 (10.00%) CRM
13 6 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
14 5 (8.33%) Logistics
14 5 (8.33%) MVC
14 5 (8.33%) Windows
14 5 (8.33%) MySQL

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 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.33%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (3.33%) Big Data
3 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) .NET
1 11 (18.33%) HTML
2 9 (15.00%) CSS
3 8 (13.33%) CSS3
3 8 (13.33%) HTML5
4 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (6.67%) LINQ
4 4 (6.67%) Silverlight
4 4 (6.67%) WCF
4 4 (6.67%) WPF
5 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.33%) J2EE
6 2 (3.33%) Node.js
6 2 (3.33%) RESTful
7 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
3 10 (16.67%) Xbox
4 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Arduino
4 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Android
2 5 (8.33%) Windows
3 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) TDD
3 12 (20.00%) OO
3 12 (20.00%) OOP
3 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (10.00%) CRM
5 5 (8.33%) Logistics
5 5 (8.33%) MVC
6 4 (6.67%) BDD
6 4 (6.67%) iOS Development
6 4 (6.67%) MVVM
6 4 (6.67%) Pair Programming
6 4 (6.67%) Workflow
7 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.00%) Scrum
7 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (43.33%) C#
2 13 (21.67%) Java
2 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.67%) C
3 7 (11.67%) C++
3 7 (11.67%) SQL
4 4 (6.67%) Objective-C
4 4 (6.67%) XAML
5 3 (5.00%) Apple Swift
5 3 (5.00%) PHP
6 2 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Cisco
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.67%) F5
4 1 (1.67%) Juniper
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £20k - 22k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + bonuses + career progre
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + training + career progr
Posted: 5 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago