The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 85 87 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 6 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.56% 2.01% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 2.14% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 17
Average salary £29,500 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Graduate
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1032 1124 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.82% 94.30% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 859 1026 895
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title.

1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) Big Data
3 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Automotive
3 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Business Development
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) B2B
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 1 (6.67%) Essbase
6 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) Mathematics

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.67%) Essbase
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Applied Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Web Development
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Business Development
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (13.33%) B2B
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Hyperion
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