Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Graduate
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 82 66
Rank change year-on-year +14 -16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.53% 1.82% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 1.86% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 18
Cheltenham median annual salary £22,000 £27,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £19,750 £26,250 £15,750
90th Percentile £30,000 £30,375 £26,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £23,000 £27,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year -16.36% +25.00% -2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 466 806 647
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.31% 97.93% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 398 692 536
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,525 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Cheltenham

Graduate
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cheltenham region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Big Data
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
4 4 (33.33%) CSS3
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Google
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 4 (33.33%) Kafka
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
4 4 (33.33%) React
4 4 (33.33%) Machine Learning
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) Games
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 2 (16.67%) C++

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Mule
2 1 (8.33%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) Kafka
3 4 (33.33%) Node.js
3 4 (33.33%) React
3 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Game Development
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Ada
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Zend