The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Graduate
Rank 83 - 97
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.13% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £26,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+9.30% -4.44%
IT 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
735 976 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.21% 96.35% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 656 783 920
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IT Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IT Graduate Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

IT Graduate
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £26,000 -
IT Graduate
East of England

IT Graduate
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree