Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 33 29
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 14 45 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.76% 6.22% 8.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 6.36% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 40 75
Ipswich median annual salary £28,000 £21,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.23% -4.44% -14.29%
10th Percentile £21,350 £17,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £30,963 £28,000
Suffolk median annual salary £25,000 £23,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -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 Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 366 708 875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 98.39% 97.93% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 346 652 775
Ipswich median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% -5.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Suffolk median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% -6.25%

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 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Ipswich region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) Xbox
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Games
4 4 (28.57%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) ISEB
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) Android
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
6 2 (14.29%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Development
6 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) PHP

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 4 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Xbox
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Pricing Data
4 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Android Development
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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