The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 98 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 35 62 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.68% 3.16% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 3.29% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 53 62
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1969 1887 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.30% 96.18% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1578 1545
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Milton Keynes -15 26 £25,000 +8.69% 5
Buckingham -1 2 £26,500 +17.77%
Aylesbury -19 2 £24,250 -3.00% 1
Amersham -5 1 £30,000 +57.89%
Beaconsfield - 1 £27,500 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 42 (66.67%) Degree
2 29 (46.03%) Computer Science
3 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
4 23 (36.51%) .NET
5 21 (33.33%) Java
5 21 (33.33%) C#
6 18 (28.57%) Spring
7 17 (26.98%) Hibernate
7 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
8 16 (25.40%) SQL
9 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 13 (20.63%) Mathematics
10 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
11 12 (19.05%) Project Management
12 11 (17.46%) HTML
12 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
13 10 (15.87%) Dojo
13 10 (15.87%) WebSphere
14 9 (14.29%) jQuery
14 9 (14.29%) T-SQL
14 9 (14.29%) Xbox
15 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
16 7 (11.11%) Oracle
16 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
16 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
16 7 (11.11%) CSS
17 6 (9.52%) Banking
17 6 (9.52%) Statistics
17 6 (9.52%) Windows
18 5 (7.94%) XML

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.87%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.59%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Firewall
1 2 (3.17%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) VPN
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.59%) VLAN
2 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.52%) Banking
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.59%) Front Office
4 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.59%) German Language
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) .NET
2 18 (28.57%) Spring
3 17 (26.98%) Hibernate
4 11 (17.46%) HTML
5 10 (15.87%) Dojo
6 9 (14.29%) jQuery
7 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.11%) CSS
8 5 (7.94%) XML
9 4 (6.35%) XSL
9 4 (6.35%) Web Services
10 2 (3.17%) HTML5
10 2 (3.17%) CSS3
11 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.59%) COM
11 1 (1.59%) J2EE
11 1 (1.59%) WPF
11 1 (1.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.03%) Computer Science
2 13 (20.63%) Mathematics
3 9 (14.29%) Xbox
4 6 (9.52%) Statistics
5 5 (7.94%) Economics
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 12 (19.05%) Project Management
3 5 (7.94%) Change Management
3 5 (7.94%) OO
3 5 (7.94%) Web Design
4 4 (6.35%) Business Analysis
4 4 (6.35%) Web Development
4 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
5 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.76%) ITIL
5 3 (4.76%) ETL
5 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.17%) Scrum
6 2 (3.17%) System Testing
6 2 (3.17%) Time Management
6 2 (3.17%) CAD
6 2 (3.17%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (3.17%) Product Management
7 1 (1.59%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
2 21 (33.33%) Java
2 21 (33.33%) C#
3 16 (25.40%) SQL
4 9 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.76%) PHP
6 3 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) HND
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.17%) XenApp
2 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.59%) vSphere
3 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (3.17%) Unisys
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) HP
4 2 (3.17%) EMC
4 2 (3.17%) Citrix
4 2 (3.17%) NetApp
4 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.59%) McAfee
5 1 (1.59%) Dell
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) Computacenter
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Plc - Metaskil
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
QUANTICA
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Marlow
Three People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
National Energy Services Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago