The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 226 200 205
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 2 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.036% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 15
Average salary £26,500 £21,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.25% -4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Graduate Software Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -4 1 £23,000 +8.23%
Newbury -7 1 £30,000 +33.33%
Graduate Software Developer
South East

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (90.00%) Degree
2 17 (85.00%) .NET
3 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (70.00%) C#
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
6 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (40.00%) OO
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) XML
7 8 (40.00%) HTML
7 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (35.00%) Finance
8 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) WinForms
9 6 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (30.00%) C++
9 6 (30.00%) Linux
9 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (25.00%) UML
10 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 5 (25.00%) Java
10 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
10 5 (25.00%) VB
10 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
10 5 (25.00%) PHP
11 4 (20.00%) STL
11 4 (20.00%) Windows
11 4 (20.00%) SharePoint

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) XML
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (30.00%) WinForms
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (20.00%) STL
5 2 (10.00%) WCF
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.00%) LAMP
6 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Remoting
6 1 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (5.00%) JSF
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) XSD
6 1 (5.00%) XSLT
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
6 1 (5.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.00%) MPEG
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (25.00%) UML
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) E-business
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) Code Coverage
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
8 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
8 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) C++
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (25.00%) VB
4 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) VC++
6 2 (10.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle