The median annual salary for a Graduate was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Rank 68 75 79
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 20 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.99% 2.41% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.48% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 23
Median salary £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,800 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
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 Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 956 1048 1208
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.94% 97.22% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 726 812 969
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Essex

Graduate
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Essex

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Essex over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Essex

Graduate
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Chelmsford -11 8 £24,000 +7.86%
Brentwood +15 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Witham - 1 - -
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 32 (71.11%) Degree
2 22 (48.89%) Computer Science
3 20 (44.44%) Java
4 12 (26.67%) Finance
5 10 (22.22%) HTML
6 9 (20.00%) Java EE
6 9 (20.00%) Spring
6 9 (20.00%) Windows
7 8 (17.78%) Project Management
7 8 (17.78%) Social Media
7 8 (17.78%) IT Strategy
7 8 (17.78%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
8 7 (15.56%) CSS
9 6 (13.33%) .NET
9 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
9 6 (13.33%) Office 365
10 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (11.11%) IMAP
10 5 (11.11%) Service Management
10 5 (11.11%) Firewall
10 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
10 5 (11.11%) VoIP
10 5 (11.11%) SMTP
11 4 (8.89%) HTTP
11 4 (8.89%) C#
11 4 (8.89%) SQL
11 4 (8.89%) jQuery
12 3 (6.67%) JPA

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (4.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Firewall
1 5 (11.11%) IMAP
1 5 (11.11%) SMTP
1 5 (11.11%) VoIP
2 4 (8.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Automotive
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) HTML
2 9 (20.00%) Java EE
2 9 (20.00%) Spring
3 7 (15.56%) CSS
4 6 (13.33%) .NET
5 4 (8.89%) jQuery
6 3 (6.67%) EJB
6 3 (6.67%) JPA
6 3 (6.67%) Struts
7 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.44%) HTML5
7 2 (4.44%) J2EE
7 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.44%) WPF
8 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.78%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (17.78%) Social Media
3 2 (4.44%) Photography
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.44%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) IT Strategy
1 8 (17.78%) Project Management
2 5 (11.11%) Service Management
3 3 (6.67%) MVC
4 2 (4.44%) Content Management
4 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.44%) Email Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Information Security
4 2 (4.44%) Information Security Management
4 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.44%) Security Management
4 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (4.44%) Wealth Management
4 2 (4.44%) Web Development
5 1 (2.22%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) Java
2 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.89%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (71.11%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (2.22%) Apple
2 1 (2.22%) Autodesk
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Sybase
Maldon, Essex
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maldon, Essex
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Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago