The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 63 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.16% 0.91% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.96% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 8
Median salary £21,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%

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
592 732 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.79% 95.31% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 503 643 801
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Graduate in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Dunstable - 1 £21,500 -
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) PhD
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Vision
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Vision
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
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