The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable 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 17 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 Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 14 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 6.45% 2.52% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.56% 2.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £20,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
61 113 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 98.39% 94.96% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 56 99 42
Average salary £30,000 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.23% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £60,000 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Graduate
Bedfordshire

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Graduate
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Dunstable region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Dunstable

Graduate
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Economics
2 4 (80.00%) Market Research
3 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Thin Client

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Economics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle