Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

Graduate
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 30 40
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 18 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 5.37% 7.09% 5.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 7.09% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 40
Ipswich median annual salary £31,250 £21,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.35% +4.88% -6.82%
10th Percentile £21,500 £19,250 £17,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £40,000 £23,250
Suffolk median annual salary £26,000 £23,500 £20,500
% change year-on-year +10.64% +14.63% -8.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies in Ipswich with a recognized job title 326 437 704
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.31% 100.00% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 285 361 612
Ipswich median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £59,500 £60,000 £58,750
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Ipswich

Graduate
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Ipswich

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Ipswich over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Ipswich region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) HTML
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) C#
4 9 (50.00%) OOP
4 9 (50.00%) OO
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 9 (50.00%) Games
4 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (50.00%) HTML5
4 9 (50.00%) CSS3
4 9 (50.00%) Xbox
5 8 (44.44%) Mobile Development
5 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
5 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 8 (44.44%) C++
5 8 (44.44%) PHP
5 8 (44.44%) C
5 8 (44.44%) MySQL
6 7 (38.89%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) Objective-C
6 7 (38.89%) Node.js
6 7 (38.89%) Apple Swift
6 7 (38.89%) iOS Development
7 6 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
7 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 6 (33.33%) Embedded C
7 6 (33.33%) Embedded C++

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) CSS
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) CSS3
2 9 (50.00%) HTML5
3 7 (38.89%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) Cocoa
4 1 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (50.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) OOP
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Mobile Development
3 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) iOS Development
5 6 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
5 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) C
3 8 (44.44%) C++
3 8 (44.44%) PHP
4 7 (38.89%) Apple Swift
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) Objective-C
5 6 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 6 (33.33%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree