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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 70 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 26 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.40% 2.23% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 2.36% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 15
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £22,500 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £26,800
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -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
1023 891 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.55% 94.79% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 764 758 711
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 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 30 (58.82%) Degree
2 19 (37.25%) Computer Science
3 17 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 13 (25.49%) Project Management
6 12 (23.53%) Java
6 12 (23.53%) C#
7 11 (21.57%) Banking
7 11 (21.57%) SQL
7 11 (21.57%) .NET
7 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
8 10 (19.61%) Change Management
9 9 (17.65%) jQuery
10 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
10 8 (15.69%) HTML
10 8 (15.69%) Xbox
11 7 (13.73%) CSS
12 5 (9.80%) Hibernate
12 5 (9.80%) C++
12 5 (9.80%) Spring
12 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (7.84%) Economics
13 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
13 4 (7.84%) PHP
13 4 (7.84%) MySQL
13 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
13 4 (7.84%) Python
13 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
14 3 (5.88%) User Experience
14 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.96%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) VPN
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
1 1 (1.96%) SAN
1 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) MySQL
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.96%) NUnit
General
1 11 (21.57%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Games
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.96%) German Language
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) jQuery
3 8 (15.69%) HTML
4 7 (13.73%) CSS
5 5 (9.80%) Hibernate
5 5 (9.80%) Spring
6 3 (5.88%) WPF
7 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.96%) Web Services
8 1 (1.96%) XML
8 1 (1.96%) XSL
8 1 (1.96%) COM
8 1 (1.96%) LINQ
8 1 (1.96%) Django
8 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.96%) WCF
8 1 (1.96%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Computer Science
2 17 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.69%) Xbox
4 4 (7.84%) Economics
4 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.88%) User Experience
5 3 (5.88%) Statistics
6 1 (1.96%) FMCG
6 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Android
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Project Management
2 10 (19.61%) Change Management
3 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 3 (5.88%) Scrum
5 3 (5.88%) CAD
5 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Data Management
6 2 (3.92%) TDD
6 2 (3.92%) MVC
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL
6 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.96%) Analytics
7 1 (1.96%) Android Development
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.96%) System Testing
7 1 (1.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
2 12 (23.53%) Java
2 12 (23.53%) C#
3 11 (21.57%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) C++
5 4 (7.84%) PHP
5 4 (7.84%) Python
6 3 (5.88%) Perl
7 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) VB
8 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (58.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) HND
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) XenApp
2 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) EMC
3 2 (3.92%) NetApp
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Unisys
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) McAfee
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) Dell
4 1 (1.96%) Computacenter
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