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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 70 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 23 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.16% 1.53% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 1.67% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 32
Average salary £22,500 £22,750 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +5.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,450 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,950
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+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 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
994 958 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.16% 91.41% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 794 808 991
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015, 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 (63.83%) Degree
2 19 (40.43%) C#
3 16 (34.04%) .NET
4 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.66%) SQL
4 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
5 12 (25.53%) Retail
6 11 (23.40%) Java
7 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
8 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.02%) Python
10 7 (14.89%) C++
10 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
11 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
11 6 (12.77%) HTML
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
11 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
11 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.64%) TDD
12 5 (10.64%) Banking
12 5 (10.64%) Project Management
12 5 (10.64%) Change Management
12 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
13 4 (8.51%) Time Management
13 4 (8.51%) Tableau
13 4 (8.51%) Perl
13 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
13 4 (8.51%) Linux
14 3 (6.38%) MVC
14 3 (6.38%) Games

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.26%) NUnit
3 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.13%) Moq
General
1 12 (25.53%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.38%) Games
4 3 (6.38%) Finance
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.38%) CSS
4 3 (6.38%) Django
4 3 (6.38%) Celery
5 2 (4.26%) WPF
5 2 (4.26%) LINQ
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.13%) WinForms
6 1 (2.13%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.13%) Web Services
6 1 (2.13%) WCF
6 1 (2.13%) jQuery
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) FMCG
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
3 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.64%) TDD
4 5 (10.64%) Project Management
4 5 (10.64%) Change Management
5 4 (8.51%) Time Management
6 3 (6.38%) MVC
6 3 (6.38%) Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) Android Development
7 2 (4.26%) Coaching
7 2 (4.26%) CAD
7 2 (4.26%) Data Management
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
8 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.13%) CRM
8 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.13%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.13%) BDD
8 1 (2.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) C#
2 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
2 13 (27.66%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) Java
4 8 (17.02%) Python
5 7 (14.89%) C++
6 4 (8.51%) Perl
7 3 (6.38%) C
8 1 (2.13%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (63.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Tableau
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