The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 213 226 226
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 12 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.036% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.038% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Average salary £28,000 £26,250 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.31%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Graduate Software Engineer
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
5436 5232 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.82% 93.18% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4034 4328
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Slough - 5 £24,000 -
Newbury +10 3 £28,000 +1.81%
Bracknell - 3 £30,000 -
Reading -4 1 £28,000 +12.00%
Graduate Software Engineer
South East

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (88.89%) Degree
2 16 (88.89%) Computer Science
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) Linux
5 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (50.00%) UNIX
6 8 (44.44%) C++
7 7 (38.89%) HTML
7 7 (38.89%) C#
7 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 7 (38.89%) PHP
7 7 (38.89%) .NET
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (22.22%) Open Source
10 4 (22.22%) GitHub
10 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
10 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 4 (22.22%) MySQL
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 4 (22.22%) LAMP
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 3 (16.67%) FTP
11 3 (16.67%) HTTP
11 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
11 3 (16.67%) NFS
11 3 (16.67%) UML

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) LDAP
2 3 (16.67%) FTP
2 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) LAMP
3 3 (16.67%) WinForms
3 3 (16.67%) STL
3 3 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (22.22%) Open Source
4 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) UML
3 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) E-business
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C++
2 7 (38.89%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VC++
3 3 (16.67%) C
3 3 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft