Technology: IT and Software Engineering
A career as a software engineer means you will work in an evolving environment that can be both challenging and satisfying. Many graduates from the following degrees have found rewarding careers in software engineering:
* Computer software/computer systems engineering
* Information systems
* Computer science
A number of opportunities can be found both with large multinationals as well as small and medium-sized business. Many organisations offer software engineering graduate programmes, both in the public and private sector. To find the latest graduate software engineer jobs take a look at our jobs board or sign up to receive our jobs alerts.
IT Graduate jobs
Information technology is now central in the workplace and in most people's lives. Almost every industry and sector has a need for IT skills. For an IT graduate, this means there are a broad number of opportunities across the country and across industries. IT graduate roles can include:
* IT/application analyst
* Data analyst
* IT consultant
* Games developer
* Network engineer
* SEO specialist
* Web developer
* Web designer
Competition for top graduates is fierce, and as a result, IT graduate jobs can have a competitive starting salary. As a specialist graduate recruiter, we excel at matching employers with the right graduate. Sign up to receive job alerts today!
IT graduate schemes
There is an array of IT graduate schemes out there and no two are the same. From banks to technology companies to government organisations, which ones to apply for will depend on what you want to do, what industry you wish to work in and where in the country you want to work.
At STEM graduates, our jobs board has the latest graduate IT jobs and graduate software engineer jobs available across the country including in London, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
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Apply for the best Maths Graduate Jobs
Skills, such as logical thinking, problem-solving and data analysis that are taught as part of a maths degree are in high demand. Mathematics is a varied discipline and can set you on a course for a number of different careers. Here at STEM Graduates, we have the best selection of maths graduate jobs suitable for everyone.
What jobs can you do with a maths degree?
The type of jobs that are directly related to a maths degree includes data analyst, statistician, teacher, actuary, accounting, quantity surveyor, software developer and investment analysis, amongst others. Finance and investment, accountancy and the insurance industry are some of the most popular industries for maths graduates to find jobs in after they have finished their studies.
There are also a number of graduate schemes for maths graduates. Many large multi-national finance and insurance companies operate worldwide graduate schemes, where those who've studied maths might have an edge. Another avenue for maths graduates can be the Civil Service. Fast Steam, this is a graduate scheme run by the civil service and has a number of roles that may appeal to mathematics graduates, such as the Government Statistical Service, Government Economic Service and Finance; not that you are restricted to those roles.
The type of employers that are looking for maths graduates include:
- The NHS
- The civil service
- Educational establishments, such as university, colleges and schools
- IT companies
- Pharmaceutical organisations
- Insurance businesses
- Market research companies
- Banks: including investment banks and consumer-facing banks
- Accountancy and auditing firms
List of careers in mathematics
If you're wondering what you can do with your maths degree, here is a list of closely related careers you could consider:
- Software tester, engineer or developer
- Acoustic consultant
- Big data analyst
- Tax consultant
- Data scientist
- Statistical programmer
- Betting analyst
How to find a maths graduate job
We have many maths graduate jobs on our jobs board that graduates can apply for. View our list of current jobs for maths graduates and graduate schemes that accept those who’ve studied mathematics, statistics and other maths-based degrees. To get the latest maths jobs straight to your inbox, sign up to our newsletter.
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