The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Luton region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 35 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.20% 0.77% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.79% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Median salary £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -14.00%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
Graduate
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
244 381 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 97.99% 97.19% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 199 336 376
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Graduate
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Luton

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Luton region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (50.00%) Intranet
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Retail
3 4 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (50.00%) Line Management
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Games
5 2 (25.00%) MFC
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Physics
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) Image Processing

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) MFC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Line Management
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Image Processing
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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