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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 88 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 20 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.40% 2.33% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 2.46% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 33
Average salary £22,500 £24,750 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,950 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1331 1096 1055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.47% 94.65% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 823 872
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 5 August 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 (48.28%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) Degree
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
4 9 (31.03%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
5 8 (27.59%) CSS
5 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
6 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (24.14%) MVC
7 6 (20.69%) Games
7 6 (20.69%) C++
8 5 (17.24%) Windows
8 5 (17.24%) OO
9 4 (13.79%) MySQL
9 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.79%) Star Schema
9 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
9 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
9 4 (13.79%) Web Design
9 4 (13.79%) jQuery
9 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
9 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.34%) Algorithms

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Star Schema
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) NUnit
1 3 (10.34%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (10.34%) Moq
2 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (20.69%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) HTML
3 8 (27.59%) CSS
4 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
4 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (13.79%) jQuery
6 3 (10.34%) NHibernate
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.34%) LINQ
6 3 (10.34%) MFC
7 2 (6.90%) EDI
8 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.45%) Spring
8 1 (3.45%) JSP
8 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.34%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.34%) Physics
4 2 (6.90%) Economics
4 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) MVC
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Web Design
4 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.34%) BDD
5 3 (10.34%) Kanban
5 3 (10.34%) Image Processing
5 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) C++
4 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Informatica
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