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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank - 193 211
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 0 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.42% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 12
Average salary - £27,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.65%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.17%
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
5138 5283 4856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.32% 93.60% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3830 3887 3882
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
3 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) .NET
4 6 (66.67%) C#
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) WinForms
5 5 (55.56%) UML
5 5 (55.56%) C++
5 5 (55.56%) Java
6 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 4 (44.44%) HTML
6 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 4 (44.44%) STL
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 3 (33.33%) Migration
7 3 (33.33%) E-business
7 3 (33.33%) VC++
7 3 (33.33%) PHP
7 3 (33.33%) UNIX
7 3 (33.33%) Windows
7 3 (33.33%) Linux
8 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) WinForms
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) STL
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) JSF
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OO
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) E-business
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
6 1 (11.11%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) VC++
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle