The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 108 115 95
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 2 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.15% 0.72% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.76% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 26
Average salary £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -
Graduate Software Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1309 1703 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.20% 94.35% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1356 1366
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (88.89%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
6 2 (22.22%) Logistics
6 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
6 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Release Management
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
7 1 (11.11%) C++
7 1 (11.11%) Hibernate

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
1 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) OOP
2 3 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum + Great Base+Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago