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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 96 90 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 38 33 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.71% 1.62% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.71% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 48
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,200 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+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
2081 1925 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.40% 94.64% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1728 1466 1449
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 -11 27 £23,750 -5.00% 2
Beaconsfield +20 5 £17,500 -36.36%
Amersham - 2 - -
High Wycombe - 1 - - 4
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 18 (31.03%) Degree
3 17 (29.31%) C#
4 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
4 15 (25.86%) Finance
5 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 14 (24.14%) .NET
5 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
6 12 (20.69%) HTML
7 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
7 11 (18.97%) CSS
7 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
7 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
8 9 (15.52%) jQuery
8 9 (15.52%) MySQL
8 9 (15.52%) C++
9 8 (13.79%) Windows
9 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (13.79%) MVC
9 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
10 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (12.07%) Web Design
10 7 (12.07%) Star Schema
10 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
10 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
10 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
10 7 (12.07%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (10.34%) Coaching

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) MQSeries
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.72%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.72%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) MySQL
3 7 (12.07%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.72%) Essbase
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Games
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.90%) Advertising
3 4 (6.90%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Billing
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) Front Office
5 1 (1.72%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) .NET
2 12 (20.69%) HTML
3 11 (18.97%) CSS
4 9 (15.52%) jQuery
4 9 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.17%) MFC
6 3 (5.17%) XML
7 2 (3.45%) EDI
7 2 (3.45%) HTML5
7 2 (3.45%) CSS3
7 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.45%) Kendo UI
7 2 (3.45%) Cocoa
8 1 (1.72%) Spring
8 1 (1.72%) JSP
8 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.72%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.62%) Economics
4 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.17%) Physics
5 3 (5.17%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (3.45%) PlayStation
6 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
2 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (13.79%) MVC
3 7 (12.07%) Web Design
3 7 (12.07%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (10.34%) OO
4 6 (10.34%) Coaching
5 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.62%) Validation
6 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.90%) Data Validation
6 4 (6.90%) Product Management
7 3 (5.17%) Image Processing
7 3 (5.17%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.17%) Analytics
8 2 (3.45%) Time Management
8 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.72%) TDD
9 1 (1.72%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) SQL
2 17 (29.31%) C#
3 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.52%) C++
5 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
6 6 (10.34%) Java
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (1.72%) Cognos
4 1 (1.72%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.72%) Informatica
4 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
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Salary: £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe
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Salary: £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Certus Graduate Recruitment
Posted: 15 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Certus Graduate Recruitment
Posted: 15 days ago