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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 199 196 213
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 17 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.41% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 12
Average salary £25,000 £28,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5207 5151 5587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.57% 93.18% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3684 4085 4710
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 August 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
(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
Reading -7 6 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Newbury +1 2 £28,000 +31.76% 1
Slough +8 1 £27,500 +30.95%
Graduate Software Developer
South East

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 33 (97.06%) C#
1 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 25 (73.53%) Computer Science
3 23 (67.65%) Degree
4 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
5 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET
6 12 (35.29%) HTML
6 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (26.47%) Windows
8 8 (23.53%) OO
8 8 (23.53%) Games
8 8 (23.53%) C++
8 8 (23.53%) CSS
8 8 (23.53%) Game Development
9 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
9 5 (14.71%) SQL
9 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
10 4 (11.76%) VB
10 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 3 (8.82%) GitHub
11 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (8.82%) Open Source
11 3 (8.82%) PHP
11 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
11 3 (8.82%) MySQL
11 3 (8.82%) Linux
11 3 (8.82%) LAMP

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (23.53%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET
3 12 (35.29%) HTML
4 8 (23.53%) CSS
5 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.82%) LAMP
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
7 2 (5.88%) XML
7 2 (5.88%) XSL
7 2 (5.88%) WCF
7 2 (5.88%) WPF
7 2 (5.88%) Silverlight
7 2 (5.88%) LINQ
7 2 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (73.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) OO
2 8 (23.53%) Game Development
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.88%) MVC
4 2 (5.88%) UML
4 2 (5.88%) OOP
4 2 (5.88%) SOA
4 2 (5.88%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) C++
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.76%) VB
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
7 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.94%) Lua
8 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago