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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 96 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 10 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 1.99% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 2.13% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 28
Average salary £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £27,500 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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
1408 1129 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.05% 93.69% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 871 1005
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,650 £57,500 £55,000
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 3 July 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 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 13 (54.17%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) .NET
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) HTML
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 7 (29.17%) CSS
6 7 (29.17%) MVC
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (25.00%) Games
8 5 (20.83%) NHibernate
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 5 (20.83%) NUnit
8 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 5 (20.83%) Scrum
8 5 (20.83%) LINQ
8 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
8 5 (20.83%) Kanban
8 5 (20.83%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (20.83%) Moq
8 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
8 5 (20.83%) BDD
9 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 3 (12.50%) OO
10 3 (12.50%) C++

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) NUnit
1 5 (20.83%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (20.83%) Moq
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Front Office
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
2 7 (29.17%) CSS
3 5 (20.83%) NHibernate
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
3 5 (20.83%) LINQ
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.17%) MFC
5 1 (4.17%) JSP
5 1 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) EDI
5 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.33%) Economics
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Physics
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 5 (20.83%) Kanban
3 5 (20.83%) TDD
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) BDD
3 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) Time Management
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.33%) Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Informatica
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