Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 70 96
Rank change year-on-year +40 +26 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 306 144 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.13% 3.64% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.37% 3.76% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 175 115 97
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,000 £20,950
90th Percentile £37,000 £37,000 £36,800
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3655 3833 4185
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.05% 97.01% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 3140 3481
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +4.94%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Graduate in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Cambridgeshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Graduate in Cambridgeshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Cambridgeshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +29 269 £30,000 +9.09% 22
Huntingdon +30 19 £22,500 - 1
Peterborough -4 3 £24,500 +8.89%
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 216 (70.59%) Mathematics
2 176 (57.52%) Java
3 170 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 166 (54.25%) Python
5 164 (53.59%) Software Engineering
6 160 (52.29%) Degree
7 154 (50.33%) Physics
8 131 (42.81%) C++
9 96 (31.37%) C#
10 82 (26.80%) Machine Learning
11 81 (26.47%) Linux
12 67 (21.90%) OO
13 65 (21.24%) Analytical Skills
14 63 (20.59%) C
15 60 (19.61%) Computer Science Degree
16 58 (18.95%) PhD
17 51 (16.67%) Algorithms
18 49 (16.01%) MATLAB
19 47 (15.36%) Numerate Degree
20 46 (15.03%) JavaScript
21 39 (12.75%) Statistics
22 36 (11.76%) .NET
23 34 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
23 34 (11.11%) Windows
24 31 (10.13%) OOP
25 29 (9.48%) Firewall
26 28 (9.15%) Perl
26 28 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
27 27 (8.82%) SQL
28 26 (8.50%) HTML

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.65%) ArcGIS
3 2 (0.65%) CMS
3 2 (0.65%) Drupal
3 2 (0.65%) WordPress
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.63%) GitHub
2 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) Office 365
3 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.48%) Firewall
2 17 (5.56%) Internet
3 14 (4.58%) Wireless
4 13 (4.25%) Network Security
5 12 (3.92%) Bluetooth
6 11 (3.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.88%) MySQL
2 17 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.23%) Big Data
4 14 (4.58%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.61%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.63%) HBase
6 5 (1.63%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.65%) GIS
8 1 (0.33%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.33%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 15 (4.90%) Mercurial
2 14 (4.58%) Maven
3 9 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 9 (2.94%) Gradle
4 8 (2.61%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.98%) NUnit
5 3 (0.98%) Subversion
6 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.65%) JIRA
6 2 (0.65%) Moq
6 2 (0.65%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 20 (6.54%) Finance
2 11 (3.59%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.94%) French Language
4 5 (1.63%) Marketing
4 5 (1.63%) Spanish Language
5 3 (0.98%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.65%) Japanese Language
6 2 (0.65%) Legal
6 2 (0.65%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.76%) .NET
2 26 (8.50%) CSS
2 26 (8.50%) HTML
3 24 (7.84%) Spring
4 22 (7.19%) CSS3
4 22 (7.19%) HTML5
5 19 (6.21%) Apache Axis
6 17 (5.56%) jQuery
7 14 (4.58%) Web Services
8 13 (4.25%) J2EE
8 13 (4.25%) Natural Language Processing
9 11 (3.59%) POSIX
10 10 (3.27%) ASP.NET
11 9 (2.94%) RESTful
12 8 (2.61%) Java EE
12 8 (2.61%) JSON
13 5 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (1.31%) AngularJS
15 3 (0.98%) Node.js
15 3 (0.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 170 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 65 (21.24%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 34 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
5 19 (6.21%) 3D Printing
6 16 (5.23%) Internet of Things
7 12 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (2.29%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.31%) User Experience
10 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.65%) Smart Home
12 1 (0.33%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.33%) Fintech
12 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 81 (26.47%) Linux
2 34 (11.11%) Windows
3 17 (5.56%) Android
4 15 (4.90%) Debian
4 15 (4.90%) Unix
5 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (70.59%) Mathematics
2 164 (53.59%) Software Engineering
3 154 (50.33%) Physics
4 82 (26.80%) Machine Learning
5 67 (21.90%) OO
6 39 (12.75%) Statistics
7 31 (10.13%) OOP
8 28 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (8.50%) Bayesian Methods
10 23 (7.52%) TDD
11 22 (7.19%) Web Development
12 20 (6.54%) CAD
12 20 (6.54%) Project Management
13 19 (6.21%) 3D Modelling
13 19 (6.21%) CAE
13 19 (6.21%) Content Writing
14 17 (5.56%) Presales
14 17 (5.56%) Release Management
15 15 (4.90%) Android Development
15 15 (4.90%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 176 (57.52%) Java
2 166 (54.25%) Python
3 131 (42.81%) C++
4 96 (31.37%) C#
5 63 (20.59%) C
6 49 (16.01%) MATLAB
7 46 (15.03%) JavaScript
8 28 (9.15%) Perl
9 27 (8.82%) SQL
10 19 (6.21%) Ruby
11 11 (3.59%) PHP
12 8 (2.61%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.98%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.98%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.65%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.65%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 160 (52.29%) Degree
2 60 (19.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (18.95%) PhD
4 47 (15.36%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (3.59%) Firmware
2 5 (1.63%) Docker
3 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (5.88%) Oracle
2 3 (0.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (0.98%) VMware
3 2 (0.65%) Apple
4 1 (0.33%) ESRI
4 1 (0.33%) Intel
4 1 (0.33%) NVIDIA
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