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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 117 99 75
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 19 38 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.82% 1.72% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.83% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 48
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £21,500 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,500 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2191 2080 1963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.77% 94.03% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1773 1604 1670
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,925
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015. 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 -28 9 £22,500 -4.25% 4
High Wycombe - 2 £21,500 - 1
Gerrards Cross - 1 £22,500 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 22 (47.83%) Degree
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 15 (32.61%) C#
4 13 (28.26%) Finance
5 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 11 (23.91%) .NET
7 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
9 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 8 (17.39%) MVC
10 7 (15.22%) HTML
10 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
10 7 (15.22%) CSS
10 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
11 6 (13.04%) TDD
11 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
11 6 (13.04%) Games
11 6 (13.04%) Coaching
12 5 (10.87%) Web Application Development
12 5 (10.87%) GIS
12 5 (10.87%) ESRI
12 5 (10.87%) ArcGIS
12 5 (10.87%) Validation
12 5 (10.87%) Scrum
12 5 (10.87%) Oracle
12 5 (10.87%) NUnit
12 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 5 (10.87%) ArcGIS
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.17%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Star Schema
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Essbase
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) NUnit
1 5 (10.87%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (10.87%) Moq
2 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Games
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
2 7 (15.22%) CSS
2 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (15.22%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) NHibernate
3 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.87%) LINQ
4 2 (4.35%) jQuery
4 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (2.17%) EDI
5 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.17%) Cocoa
5 1 (2.17%) Spring
5 1 (2.17%) JSP
5 1 (2.17%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.87%) GIS
4 3 (6.52%) Economics
4 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.17%) Physics
6 1 (2.17%) Statistics
6 1 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.39%) MVC
3 6 (13.04%) TDD
3 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.04%) Coaching
4 5 (10.87%) Web Application Development
4 5 (10.87%) Kanban
4 5 (10.87%) BDD
4 5 (10.87%) Validation
4 5 (10.87%) Scrum
5 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.70%) Product Management
5 4 (8.70%) Data Validation
6 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.52%) OO
7 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.35%) UML
7 2 (4.35%) Web Design
7 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 15 (32.61%) C#
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) C++
4 4 (8.70%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) ESRI
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.17%) Informatica
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
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