The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 29 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.21% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Graduate
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
188 268 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.95% 98.17% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 151 243 186
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Graduate
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Graduate Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 20 (86.96%) C#
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
4 14 (60.87%) Windows
5 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (56.52%) TDD
5 13 (56.52%) Kanban
6 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
7 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) MVC
8 7 (30.43%) Finance
8 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
8 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (30.43%) WCF
8 7 (30.43%) WPF
8 7 (30.43%) Scrum
8 7 (30.43%) WinForms
8 7 (30.43%) NUnit
8 7 (30.43%) Spring.NET
8 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (30.43%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (30.43%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (30.43%) MSTest
8 7 (30.43%) MVVM
8 7 (30.43%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (30.43%) Moq
8 7 (30.43%) Castle Windsor
8 7 (30.43%) Ninject
8 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Software

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) RS-232
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
1 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Moq
1 7 (30.43%) MSTest
1 7 (30.43%) NUnit
1 7 (30.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.35%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 7 (30.43%) Castle Windsor
3 7 (30.43%) Ninject
3 7 (30.43%) Spring.NET
3 7 (30.43%) Unity DI Container
3 7 (30.43%) WCF
3 7 (30.43%) WinForms
3 7 (30.43%) WPF
4 6 (26.09%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (26.09%) REST
5 5 (21.74%) Cocoa
5 5 (21.74%) Qt
6 1 (4.35%) MFC
6 1 (4.35%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Computer Science
2 7 (30.43%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (30.43%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
2 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.70%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (56.52%) Kanban
1 13 (56.52%) TDD
2 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (30.43%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (30.43%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) MVVM
2 7 (30.43%) Scrum
2 7 (30.43%) Web Application Development
3 6 (26.09%) BDD
3 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
3 6 (26.09%) Pair Programming
3 6 (26.09%) User Stories
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) OOP
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) PHP
3 6 (26.09%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) Scala
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Sage
3 1 (4.35%) Borland
3 1 (4.35%) QNX
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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