Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Graduate
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 123 107
Rank change year-on-year +24 -16 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 72 54 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.48% 1.73% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 1.77% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 74 75 77
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,750 £19,450
90th Percentile £32,500 £30,508 £31,250
South East median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2822 3048 4245
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.24% 97.85% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2301 2563 3419
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Graduate in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Buckinghamshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Buckinghamshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Buckinghamshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 28 £22,750 +1.11% 1
Marlow -6 18 £22,500 +4.65%
Aylesbury +10 16 £20,500 -29.31% 2
High Wycombe +22 8 £23,000 +6.98%
Beaconsfield - 2 £20,000 -
Graduate
South East

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 61 (84.72%) Degree
2 42 (58.33%) Windows
3 35 (48.61%) Computer Science
4 31 (43.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 30 (41.67%) SQL
6 28 (38.89%) Windows Server
7 25 (34.72%) Microsoft Office
7 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
8 18 (25.00%) IIS
9 13 (18.06%) Java
10 12 (16.67%) C#
11 11 (15.28%) C++
12 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
12 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
12 10 (13.89%) VMware
12 10 (13.89%) SCCM
12 10 (13.89%) Office 365
13 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
14 7 (9.72%) Linux
14 7 (9.72%) HTML
14 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio
15 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
15 6 (8.33%) C
15 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
15 6 (8.33%) OO
15 6 (8.33%) Multithreading
15 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (8.33%) Spring
16 5 (6.94%) TDD

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (25.00%) IIS
2 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) LAN
1 3 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (1.39%) ISDN
2 1 (1.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) GIS
3 2 (2.78%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.39%) MySQL
4 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.39%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.56%) Subversion
3 3 (4.17%) Xcode
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
1 4 (5.56%) Retail
2 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) HTML
2 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 6 (8.33%) Spring
3 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.56%) .NET
5 2 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (1.39%) Ajax
6 1 (1.39%) DHTML
6 1 (1.39%) J2EE
6 1 (1.39%) jQuery
6 1 (1.39%) JSF
6 1 (1.39%) JSP
6 1 (1.39%) Kafka
6 1 (1.39%) Laravel
6 1 (1.39%) Memcached
6 1 (1.39%) MFC
6 1 (1.39%) Struts
6 1 (1.39%) Struts2
6 1 (1.39%) XML
6 1 (1.39%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 35 (48.61%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (58.33%) Windows
2 28 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (9.72%) Linux
4 5 (6.94%) Android
4 5 (6.94%) Windows 8
4 5 (6.94%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.39%) AIX
6 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
2 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (8.33%) Multithreading
2 6 (8.33%) OO
3 5 (6.94%) ITIL
3 5 (6.94%) Physics
3 5 (6.94%) TDD
4 4 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.56%) OOD
5 3 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (4.17%) Information Security
5 3 (4.17%) Mobile Development
6 2 (2.78%) Android Development
6 2 (2.78%) Market Research
6 2 (2.78%) Presales
6 2 (2.78%) Product Management
6 2 (2.78%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (2.78%) Time Management
7 1 (1.39%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.67%) SQL
2 13 (18.06%) Java
3 12 (16.67%) C#
4 11 (15.28%) C++
5 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.33%) C
7 4 (5.56%) Python
8 3 (4.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (84.72%) Degree
2 31 (43.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.94%) A+ Certification
3 5 (6.94%) GNVQ
3 5 (6.94%) HND
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) Kibana
2 1 (1.39%) logstash
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) VMware
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (2.78%) ESRI
4 2 (2.78%) Xamarin