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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 108 96 74
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 31 36 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.35% 1.67% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.77% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 54
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
2162 2031 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.92% 94.11% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1802 1554 1606
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 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 -14 19 £22,500 -10.00%
Beaconsfield +23 2 £17,500 -36.36% 2
High Wycombe - 2 £21,500 - 1
Amersham +6 1 - -
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (45.28%) SQL
2 21 (39.62%) Degree
3 18 (33.96%) C#
4 15 (28.30%) .NET
5 14 (26.42%) Finance
6 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
7 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
7 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
8 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (18.87%) HTML
9 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
10 9 (16.98%) CSS
10 9 (16.98%) MVC
11 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
11 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
11 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
11 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (13.21%) Windows
12 7 (13.21%) C++
12 7 (13.21%) Games
13 6 (11.32%) Mathematics
13 6 (11.32%) Coaching
14 5 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
14 5 (9.43%) TDD
14 5 (9.43%) Validation
14 5 (9.43%) Java
14 5 (9.43%) OO
15 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (7.55%) Star Schema

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.77%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.89%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) Star Schema
2 4 (7.55%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Essbase
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) NUnit
1 4 (7.55%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (7.55%) Moq
2 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Games
3 4 (7.55%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.77%) Advertising
6 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.89%) Front Office
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) .NET
2 10 (18.87%) HTML
3 9 (16.98%) CSS
4 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET
4 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (7.55%) NHibernate
5 4 (7.55%) LINQ
5 4 (7.55%) jQuery
5 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (5.66%) MFC
6 3 (5.66%) XML
7 2 (3.77%) EDI
8 1 (1.89%) Spring
8 1 (1.89%) Cocoa
8 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.89%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.32%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.55%) Economics
4 4 (7.55%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.66%) Physics
5 3 (5.66%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (3.77%) GIS
6 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.98%) MVC
3 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
4 6 (11.32%) Coaching
5 5 (9.43%) TDD
5 5 (9.43%) Validation
5 5 (9.43%) OO
6 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.55%) Web Design
6 4 (7.55%) Scrum
6 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Product Management
6 4 (7.55%) BDD
6 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.55%) Kanban
6 4 (7.55%) Data Validation
6 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (7.55%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.66%) Analytics
7 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) SQL
2 18 (33.96%) C#
3 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.21%) C++
5 5 (9.43%) Java
6 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) ESRI
3 2 (3.77%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.89%) Informatica
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum OTE - 1st year £25K (Uncapped)
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 4 days ago