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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 91 67 76
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 32 51 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.55% 2.79% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 2.91% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 48 54
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £20,350 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £32,500 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
1960 1751 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.69% 95.95% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1495 1454 1480
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 -14 26 £25,000 -1.96%
Aylesbury -13 2 £24,250 -3.00% 1
Beaconsfield - 1 £27,500 -
Buckingham - 1 - -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 41 (64.06%) Degree
2 26 (40.63%) Computer Science
3 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 21 (32.81%) .NET
5 19 (29.69%) C#
5 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
6 16 (25.00%) SQL
7 15 (23.44%) Java
8 14 (21.88%) Project Management
9 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
10 12 (18.75%) HTML
10 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
10 12 (18.75%) Mathematics
10 12 (18.75%) Spring
11 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
11 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
12 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
12 9 (14.06%) jQuery
12 9 (14.06%) Xbox
13 8 (12.50%) Banking
13 8 (12.50%) VB.NET
13 8 (12.50%) CSS
14 7 (10.94%) Change Management
14 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
14 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
14 7 (10.94%) Oracle
15 6 (9.38%) Statistics
15 6 (9.38%) WebSphere
15 6 (9.38%) Dojo
15 6 (9.38%) Windows

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) SAN
1 2 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.56%) VLAN
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) MySQL
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.50%) Banking
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.56%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.81%) .NET
2 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
2 12 (18.75%) Spring
2 12 (18.75%) HTML
3 9 (14.06%) jQuery
4 8 (12.50%) CSS
5 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
6 6 (9.38%) Dojo
7 5 (7.81%) XML
8 4 (6.25%) XSL
8 4 (6.25%) Web Services
9 2 (3.13%) WPF
9 2 (3.13%) HTML5
9 2 (3.13%) CSS3
10 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.56%) WinForms
10 1 (1.56%) COM
10 1 (1.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.63%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.75%) Mathematics
3 9 (14.06%) Xbox
4 6 (9.38%) Statistics
5 5 (7.81%) Economics
6 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.56%) Physics
6 1 (1.56%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Project Management
2 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.94%) Change Management
4 5 (7.81%) Web Design
5 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 4 (6.25%) Web Development
5 4 (6.25%) OO
5 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.69%) ETL
6 3 (4.69%) ITIL
6 3 (4.69%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.13%) System Testing
7 2 (3.13%) Product Management
7 2 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (3.13%) Scrum
7 2 (3.13%) CAD
8 1 (1.56%) MVC
8 1 (1.56%) OOD
8 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
2 19 (29.69%) C#
3 16 (25.00%) SQL
4 15 (23.44%) Java
5 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
6 8 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.25%) PHP
8 3 (4.69%) C++
9 1 (1.56%) C
9 1 (1.56%) VB
9 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (64.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) HND
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.13%) XenApp
2 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) HP
4 2 (3.13%) Unisys
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) EMC
4 2 (3.13%) Citrix
4 2 (3.13%) NetApp
4 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) McAfee
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Dell
5 1 (1.56%) Computacenter
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