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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 88 99 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 28 23 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.59% 1.25% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.34% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 57
Average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
1659 1714 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.37% 93.10% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1365 1737
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 29 January 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 +3 19 £22,750 +1.11% 3
High Wycombe - 1 £22,500 -
Marlow - 1 £18,500 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 41 (59.42%) Degree
2 24 (34.78%) .NET
2 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 22 (31.88%) SQL
4 21 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (28.99%) C#
6 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
7 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
7 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
7 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
8 12 (17.39%) Change Management
8 12 (17.39%) Finance
8 12 (17.39%) Retail
9 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
9 11 (15.94%) Java
10 8 (11.59%) CRM
10 8 (11.59%) Python
10 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
11 7 (10.14%) C++
11 7 (10.14%) HTML
11 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
11 7 (10.14%) GIS
11 7 (10.14%) ESRI
11 7 (10.14%) ArcGIS
11 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (10.14%) Billing
11 7 (10.14%) QlikView
11 7 (10.14%) Test Scripting

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (10.14%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.14%) QlikView
3 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) MySQL
4 1 (1.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.90%) NUnit
2 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.45%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.45%) Moq
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
1 12 (17.39%) Retail
2 7 (10.14%) Billing
3 5 (7.25%) Banking
4 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.35%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.78%) .NET
2 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
3 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (10.14%) HTML
5 4 (5.80%) CSS
6 3 (4.35%) Django
6 3 (4.35%) Celery
7 2 (2.90%) WPF
7 2 (2.90%) LINQ
7 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.90%) WinForms
8 1 (1.45%) Web Services
8 1 (1.45%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.45%) WCF
8 1 (1.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.14%) GIS
3 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) Life Science
4 3 (4.35%) FMCG
5 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.90%) Statistics
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.45%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.45%) Social Media
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) Change Management
2 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
3 8 (11.59%) CRM
4 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.14%) Test Scripting
4 7 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.70%) Project Management
6 5 (7.25%) TDD
7 4 (5.80%) Time Management
8 3 (4.35%) MVC
8 3 (4.35%) Analytics
9 2 (2.90%) Android Development
9 2 (2.90%) Coaching
9 2 (2.90%) Product Management
9 2 (2.90%) Data Management
9 2 (2.90%) Scrum
9 2 (2.90%) CAD
10 1 (1.45%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) SQL
2 20 (28.99%) C#
3 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.94%) Java
5 8 (11.59%) Python
6 7 (10.14%) C++
6 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.80%) Perl
8 3 (4.35%) C
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.45%) VBA
9 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (59.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) ESRI
3 4 (5.80%) Tableau
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
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