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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 92 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.87% 1.61% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.74% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 30
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £25,550
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
1320 1205 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.72% 92.41% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 947 1058
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 24 (68.57%) Degree
2 15 (42.86%) C#
3 13 (37.14%) SQL
4 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
4 12 (34.29%) .NET
5 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (28.57%) Retail
6 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
6 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.00%) Java
7 7 (20.00%) TDD
7 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (17.14%) HTML
8 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
8 6 (17.14%) Time Management
9 5 (14.29%) Kanban
9 5 (14.29%) LINQ
9 5 (14.29%) NHibernate
9 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (14.29%) Moq
9 5 (14.29%) Web Application Development
9 5 (14.29%) BDD
9 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (14.29%) Scrum
9 5 (14.29%) NUnit

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) NUnit
1 5 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (14.29%) Moq
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (28.57%) Retail
2 5 (14.29%) Games
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (17.14%) HTML
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (14.29%) NHibernate
4 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 5 (14.29%) LINQ
5 4 (11.43%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) Django
6 2 (5.71%) Celery
7 1 (2.86%) JSP
7 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) Economics
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) TDD
2 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.14%) Time Management
4 5 (14.29%) Kanban
4 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 5 (14.29%) BDD
4 5 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 5 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) UML
6 2 (5.71%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) Coaching
6 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) Python
6 3 (8.57%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) C
8 1 (2.86%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (68.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Tableau
3 1 (2.86%) Informatica
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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