The median annual salary for a Graduate was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 45 48 56
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 7 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.20% 2.19% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 2.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £21,000 £24,000 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 205 473 375
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 93.61% 94.22% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 157 290 309
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham that featured Graduate in the job title.

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 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) BT
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) Cybercrime
2 6 (54.55%) Prototyping
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Cryptography
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Postgraduate
3 3 (27.27%) Broadband
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 2 (18.18%) Physics
4 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) R
4 2 (18.18%) Complexity Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Node.js
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Broadband
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (54.55%) Cybercrime
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (54.55%) Prototyping
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Cryptography
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Complexity Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Kanban
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Physics
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) R
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) BT
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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