The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 65 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 28 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.45% 2.77% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 2.87% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 28
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £21,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £21,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £25,450
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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 Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1081 907 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.41% 96.59% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 796 763 697
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Graduate
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 32 (66.67%) Degree
2 23 (47.92%) Computer Science
3 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 16 (33.33%) .NET
5 14 (29.17%) C#
5 14 (29.17%) Java
6 11 (22.92%) Project Management
6 11 (22.92%) Hibernate
6 11 (22.92%) Spring
6 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
7 10 (20.83%) HTML
7 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 9 (18.75%) Xbox
9 8 (16.67%) SQL
9 8 (16.67%) Banking
9 8 (16.67%) jQuery
10 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
10 7 (14.58%) Change Management
11 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
11 6 (12.50%) CSS
11 6 (12.50%) WebSphere
11 6 (12.50%) Dojo
12 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio
12 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
12 5 (10.42%) XML
12 5 (10.42%) Windows
12 5 (10.42%) Economics
12 5 (10.42%) Mathematics

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) VPN
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.08%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) Hibernate
2 11 (22.92%) Spring
3 10 (20.83%) HTML
4 8 (16.67%) jQuery
5 6 (12.50%) Dojo
5 6 (12.50%) CSS
6 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
6 5 (10.42%) XML
7 4 (8.33%) XSL
8 3 (6.25%) Web Services
9 2 (4.17%) WPF
10 1 (2.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (47.92%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.75%) Xbox
3 5 (10.42%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.42%) Economics
4 4 (8.33%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Project Management
1 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.58%) Change Management
3 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.33%) Web Development
3 4 (8.33%) Web Design
4 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL
5 2 (4.17%) Scrum
5 2 (4.17%) System Testing
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.08%) Time Management
6 1 (2.08%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.08%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 14 (29.17%) C#
2 14 (29.17%) Java
3 8 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) HND
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
2 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Unisys
3 2 (4.17%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) EMC
3 2 (4.17%) NetApp
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.08%) McAfee
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) Dell
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago