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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Graduate
Rank - - 98
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £19,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +7.14%
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
887 973 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.96% 96.72% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 800 855 1020
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft