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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 94 93 116
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 15 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.87% 1.15% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.20% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 10
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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
1646 1422 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.20% 96.41% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1148 1503
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 24 December 2014, 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 24 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 18 (64.29%) Degree
3 16 (57.14%) HTML
3 16 (57.14%) PHP
4 15 (53.57%) CSS
5 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (42.86%) LAMP
7 11 (39.29%) C
7 11 (39.29%) SQL
7 11 (39.29%) MySQL
7 11 (39.29%) XHTML
8 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
8 10 (35.71%) Web Application Development
9 7 (25.00%) Internet
9 7 (25.00%) Wireless
9 7 (25.00%) Marketing
9 7 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (25.00%) Internet of Things
9 7 (25.00%) User Experience
10 6 (21.43%) C++
10 6 (21.43%) Java
11 5 (17.86%) C#
12 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
13 3 (10.71%) .NET
13 3 (10.71%) OO
13 3 (10.71%) Python
13 3 (10.71%) Google
13 3 (10.71%) Web Development
13 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
13 3 (10.71%) NoSQL

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Internet
1 7 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) HTML
2 15 (53.57%) CSS
3 12 (42.86%) LAMP
4 11 (39.29%) XHTML
5 3 (10.71%) .NET
6 1 (3.57%) MFC
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.57%) STL
6 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 7 (25.00%) User Experience
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.57%) Physics
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
1 10 (35.71%) Web Application Development
2 3 (10.71%) Analytics
2 3 (10.71%) Web Development
2 3 (10.71%) OO
3 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
3 1 (3.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) PHP
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) C
4 6 (21.43%) C++
4 6 (21.43%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) C#
6 3 (10.71%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
7 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Google
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