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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 73 80 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 17 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.58% 1.08% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.20% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 36
Average salary £23,500 £26,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.47% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £22,350 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,650 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +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
1004 1004 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.57% 89.96% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 782 803 976
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
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 27 February 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (68.75%) Degree
2 23 (47.92%) C#
3 18 (37.50%) .NET
4 15 (31.25%) SQL
5 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (25.00%) Retail
7 11 (22.92%) Java
7 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
8 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 9 (18.75%) TDD
10 8 (16.67%) Python
11 7 (14.58%) MVC
11 7 (14.58%) C++
11 7 (14.58%) HTML
11 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
11 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
11 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (12.50%) LINQ
12 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (12.50%) NUnit
12 6 (12.50%) Scrum
12 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
13 5 (10.42%) Project Management
13 5 (10.42%) Games
13 5 (10.42%) NHibernate
13 5 (10.42%) Rhino Mocks
13 5 (10.42%) Moq

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Big Data
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) NUnit
2 5 (10.42%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (10.42%) Moq
3 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (25.00%) Retail
2 5 (10.42%) Games
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Finance
4 3 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.58%) HTML
4 6 (12.50%) LINQ
4 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (10.42%) NHibernate
5 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.33%) CSS
7 3 (6.25%) Django
7 3 (6.25%) Celery
8 1 (2.08%) jQuery
8 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.08%) Web Services
8 1 (2.08%) WinForms
8 1 (2.08%) WCF
8 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) FMCG
3 1 (2.08%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.75%) TDD
2 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 7 (14.58%) MVC
3 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.50%) Scrum
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
5 5 (10.42%) Kanban
5 5 (10.42%) BDD
5 5 (10.42%) Web Application Development
6 4 (8.33%) Time Management
7 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (6.25%) Analytics
8 2 (4.17%) Android Development
8 2 (4.17%) Coaching
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.17%) UML
8 2 (4.17%) CAD
8 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) C#
2 15 (31.25%) SQL
3 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.92%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) Python
6 7 (14.58%) C++
7 4 (8.33%) Perl
8 3 (6.25%) C
9 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Tableau