The median annual salary for a Graduate was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 65 79 87
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.09% 0.89% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.94% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 5
Median salary £21,500 £26,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.62% -2.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 617 744 1066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.11% 94.18% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 475 616 805
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Graduate in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Bedfordshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Graduate in Bedfordshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 7 £21,500 -
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) HTML5
3 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Project Management
4 7 (58.33%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
4 7 (58.33%) Ajax
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
5 3 (25.00%) PhD
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Vision
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) HTML5
2 7 (58.33%) Ajax
2 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
3 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Vision
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe
Luton, Bedfordshire
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