The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 92 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 27 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.77% 1.69% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.77% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 24
Median salary £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
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
1490 2144 2015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.58% 95.08% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1237 1778 1512
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Graduate in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 17 £22,500 -5.26%
High Wycombe -1 5 £21,500 -
Marlow - 4 £21,500 -
Aylesbury - 1 £30,000 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 23 (46.94%) Software Engineering
2 21 (42.86%) Degree
3 20 (40.82%) Mathematics
4 19 (38.78%) C#
5 18 (36.73%) Java
6 14 (28.57%) C++
6 14 (28.57%) Windows
6 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 12 (24.49%) .NET
8 10 (20.41%) Linux
8 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
9 9 (18.37%) Marketing
9 9 (18.37%) Market Research
9 9 (18.37%) Analytics
9 9 (18.37%) SQL
9 9 (18.37%) Finance
9 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
9 9 (18.37%) DevOps
10 8 (16.33%) Games
10 8 (16.33%) OO
10 8 (16.33%) Image Processing
10 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.33%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (16.33%) Physics
11 7 (14.29%) Python
12 6 (12.24%) C
12 6 (12.24%) OpenGL
12 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
12 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
12 6 (12.24%) Unity (Game Engine)

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) ISDN
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.16%) VoIP
2 2 (4.08%) LAN
2 2 (4.08%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Big Data
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
1 9 (18.37%) Marketing
2 8 (16.33%) Games
3 4 (8.16%) Electronics
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) .NET
2 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.24%) OpenCV
3 6 (12.24%) OpenGL
3 6 (12.24%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (6.12%) CSS
5 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.08%) HTML
5 2 (4.08%) jQuery
5 2 (4.08%) MFC
6 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.04%) J2EE
6 1 (2.04%) Java RMI
6 1 (2.04%) Spring
6 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Mathematics
2 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
4 8 (16.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (16.33%) Physics
5 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Software Engineering
2 9 (18.37%) Analytics
2 9 (18.37%) DevOps
2 9 (18.37%) Market Research
3 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.33%) Image Processing
3 8 (16.33%) OO
4 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
4 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
5 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) MVC
6 3 (6.12%) SDLC
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.08%) ETL
7 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.08%) Scrum
7 2 (4.08%) TDD
8 1 (2.04%) Information Management
8 1 (2.04%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.04%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) C#
2 18 (36.73%) Java
3 14 (28.57%) C++
4 9 (18.37%) SQL
5 7 (14.29%) Python
6 6 (12.24%) C
7 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.08%) VC++
9 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) HND
3 1 (2.04%) CCNA
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft