The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 205 209 222
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 21 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 7
Average salary £27,500 £25,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +5.20%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,500 £22,750
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +3.29%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Graduate Software Developer
South East

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer across the Berkshire region.

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 17 £27,500 -15.38%
Slough - 2 £21,000 -
Graduate Software Developer
South East

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Graduate Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 32 (94.12%) .NET
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 29 (85.29%) Degree
3 23 (67.65%) Computer Science
4 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
5 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
6 8 (23.53%) OOP
6 8 (23.53%) C++
6 8 (23.53%) HTML
6 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 8 (23.53%) SQL
7 7 (20.59%) OO
7 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.59%) WCF
7 7 (20.59%) WPF
8 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
8 5 (14.71%) Physics
8 5 (14.71%) Web Development
8 5 (14.71%) HTML5
8 5 (14.71%) OOD
9 4 (11.76%) C
9 4 (11.76%) Java
10 3 (8.82%) Windows
10 3 (8.82%) Legal
10 3 (8.82%) Games
11 2 (5.88%) MVC
11 2 (5.88%) Finance
11 2 (5.88%) SOA
11 2 (5.88%) MS Excel

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Graduate Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Legal
1 3 (8.82%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
3 8 (23.53%) HTML
4 7 (20.59%) WCF
4 7 (20.59%) WPF
5 5 (14.71%) HTML5
6 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) XSL
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.88%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) Silverlight
6 2 (5.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (67.65%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
2 5 (14.71%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows CE
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 8 (23.53%) OOP
3 7 (20.59%) OO
4 5 (14.71%) Web Development
4 5 (14.71%) OOD
5 2 (5.88%) MVC
5 2 (5.88%) SOA
5 2 (5.88%) UML
5 2 (5.88%) Product Management
5 2 (5.88%) Android Development
5 2 (5.88%) iOS Development
5 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) C++
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) C
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Lua
5 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (85.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft