The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 105 82 74
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 29 52 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.25% 2.66% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 2.75% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 53
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2161 1889 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.35% 96.72% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1650 1694 1605
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Graduate
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 22 £28,500 +18.75% 2
Buckingham +2 1 £21,500 -4.44%
High Wycombe - 1 £22,500 -
Marlow - 1 - - 2
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (64.29%) Degree
2 26 (46.43%) Computer Science
3 24 (42.86%) Java
4 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
5 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
6 21 (37.50%) SQL
6 21 (37.50%) C#
7 20 (35.71%) .NET
8 13 (23.21%) Spring
9 12 (21.43%) Hibernate
10 10 (17.86%) Oracle
10 10 (17.86%) Windows
10 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
10 10 (17.86%) WebSphere
10 10 (17.86%) Web Development
10 10 (17.86%) Dojo
11 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
12 8 (14.29%) VB.NET
12 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.29%) HTML
13 7 (12.50%) J2EE
13 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
13 7 (12.50%) Mathematics
14 6 (10.71%) Finance
14 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
14 6 (10.71%) EJB
14 6 (10.71%) MS Office
14 6 (10.71%) OO
14 6 (10.71%) JSP

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (17.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
3 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) IP Telephony
2 2 (3.57%) 3G
2 2 (3.57%) SS7
2 2 (3.57%) VoIP
2 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.79%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Billing
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) .NET
2 13 (23.21%) Spring
3 12 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 10 (17.86%) Dojo
5 8 (14.29%) HTML
6 7 (12.50%) J2EE
7 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
7 6 (10.71%) EJB
7 6 (10.71%) JSP
7 6 (10.71%) Servlets
8 4 (7.14%) WinForms
8 4 (7.14%) Web Services
8 4 (7.14%) XML
9 3 (5.36%) XSL
9 3 (5.36%) WPF
9 3 (5.36%) jQuery
10 2 (3.57%) ADO
11 1 (1.79%) CSS
11 1 (1.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (46.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) Statistics
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Economics
4 1 (1.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 10 (17.86%) Web Development
3 6 (10.71%) OO
4 5 (8.93%) Web Design
4 5 (8.93%) Project Management
5 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.57%) System Testing
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.57%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.57%) Migration
6 2 (3.57%) ITIL
7 1 (1.79%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.79%) Data Modelling
7 1 (1.79%) OOD
7 1 (1.79%) Validation
7 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) Java
2 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
3 21 (37.50%) SQL
3 21 (37.50%) C#
4 8 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.36%) VB
7 2 (3.57%) C
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) Python
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (64.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) HND
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.79%) XenApp
1 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Unisys
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix
4 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Softcat
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 15-20k
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis IT
Salary: £25000.00 - £27500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow
Softcat
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago