The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 84 105 83
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 44 28 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.05% 1.42% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 1.49% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 38
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2077 1873 1863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.56% 94.74% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1623 1525 1591
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 21 November 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 +11 31 £22,500 - 2
High Wycombe - 6 - -
Buckingham - 3 £24,500 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £27,500 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 45 (56.96%) Degree
2 31 (39.24%) Microsoft
3 29 (36.71%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (32.91%) SQL
5 25 (31.65%) .NET
6 20 (25.32%) Computer Science
7 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
7 19 (24.05%) C#
7 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
8 17 (21.52%) Change Management
9 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
9 15 (18.99%) Java
10 14 (17.72%) Project Management
11 13 (16.46%) Software Engineering
12 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (13.92%) Banking
13 11 (13.92%) Retail
13 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET
14 10 (12.66%) HTML
14 10 (12.66%) T-SQL
15 9 (11.39%) Mathematics
16 8 (10.13%) jQuery
16 8 (10.13%) Finance
16 8 (10.13%) C++
16 8 (10.13%) CRM
16 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 7 (8.86%) Root Cause Analysis
17 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
17 7 (8.86%) CSS
17 7 (8.86%) Python

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Applications
1 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.53%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) VPN
1 1 (1.27%) SAN
1 1 (1.27%) Firewall
1 1 (1.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.86%) QlikView
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.06%) MySQL
5 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.27%) NUnit
3 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (13.92%) Banking
1 11 (13.92%) Retail
2 8 (10.13%) Finance
3 7 (8.86%) Billing
4 3 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Games
5 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.27%) German Language
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.65%) .NET
2 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET
3 10 (12.66%) HTML
4 8 (10.13%) jQuery
4 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (8.86%) CSS
6 3 (3.80%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.80%) Spring
6 3 (3.80%) Django
6 3 (3.80%) WPF
7 2 (2.53%) WinForms
8 1 (1.27%) WCF
8 1 (1.27%) Web Services
8 1 (1.27%) COM
8 1 (1.27%) LINQ
8 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.27%) HTML5
8 1 (1.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.71%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (25.32%) Computer Science
3 9 (11.39%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.06%) Statistics
4 4 (5.06%) Xbox
5 3 (3.80%) User Experience
5 3 (3.80%) Life Science
5 3 (3.80%) FMCG
6 2 (2.53%) Economics
7 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.27%) Physics
7 1 (1.27%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.80%) Windows
1 3 (3.80%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Android
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Change Management
2 14 (17.72%) Project Management
3 13 (16.46%) Software Engineering
4 8 (10.13%) CRM
5 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.86%) Test Scripting
5 7 (8.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.06%) TDD
7 4 (5.06%) CAD
8 3 (3.80%) ETL
8 3 (3.80%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.80%) Scrum
8 3 (3.80%) Product Management
8 3 (3.80%) Analytics
9 2 (2.53%) Android Development
9 2 (2.53%) Time Management
9 2 (2.53%) Data Management
9 2 (2.53%) MVC
10 1 (1.27%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) SQL
2 19 (24.05%) JavaScript
2 19 (24.05%) C#
3 15 (18.99%) Java
4 10 (12.66%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.13%) C++
6 7 (8.86%) Python
7 4 (5.06%) Perl
7 4 (5.06%) PHP
8 3 (3.80%) C
9 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.27%) VBA
10 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (56.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.27%) XenApp
1 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Vendors
1 31 (39.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle
2 4 (5.06%) Tableau
3 3 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.27%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) Unisys
4 1 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (1.27%) HP
4 1 (1.27%) Dell
4 1 (1.27%) EMC
4 1 (1.27%) Citrix
4 1 (1.27%) NetApp
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