The median annual salary for a Graduate was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Graduate
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 28 28
Rank change year-on-year -11 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 21 36 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.26% 6.42% 8.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.34% 6.56% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 55
Median salary £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.12% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £26,900
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +2.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 393 549 649
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 98.50% 97.86% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 365 513 608
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Suffolk

Graduate
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Suffolk

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Suffolk over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Suffolk

Graduate
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Stowmarket - 7 £21,500 - 2
Ipswich -10 4 £32,750 +42.39% 4
Bury St Edmunds -1 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Haverhill - 1 £25,500 -
Graduate
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Suffolk region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) ISEB
3 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
4 8 (25.81%) QA
4 8 (25.81%) Java
4 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (19.35%) C
6 5 (16.13%) C#
6 5 (16.13%) C++
6 5 (16.13%) Delphi
6 5 (16.13%) Assembly Language
6 5 (16.13%) Pascal
6 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
7 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Unix
7 4 (12.90%) Windows
7 4 (12.90%) Linux
8 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
8 3 (9.68%) EDRMS
8 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
8 3 (9.68%) .NET
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle
8 3 (9.68%) Ant
8 3 (9.68%) ITIL
8 3 (9.68%) Gradle
8 3 (9.68%) Mathematics

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (9.68%) GlassFish
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) EDRMS
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Ant
1 3 (9.68%) Gradle
1 3 (9.68%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Hudson
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.45%) Local Government
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) CSS
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) J2EE
2 2 (6.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.45%) User Experience
4 2 (6.45%) Xbox
5 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Pricing Data
5 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
2 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
2 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.45%) OO
5 2 (6.45%) OOP
5 2 (6.45%) Prototyping
5 2 (6.45%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) C
4 5 (16.13%) Assembly Language
4 5 (16.13%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) C++
4 5 (16.13%) Delphi
4 5 (16.13%) Pascal
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
2 10 (32.26%) ISEB
3 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) CCSA
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.23%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
2 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.23%) F5
2 1 (3.23%) Juniper
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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