The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 116 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 9 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 0.85% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.88% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 4
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,500 £22,750
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +3.29%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1723 1929 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.88% 96.21% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1688 1702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Graduate Software Developer
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 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 25 (96.15%) Java
1 25 (96.15%) Computer Science
2 22 (84.62%) Mathematics
3 19 (73.08%) C#
4 18 (69.23%) C++
4 18 (69.23%) Physics
5 17 (65.38%) C
6 15 (57.69%) Internet
7 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
7 14 (53.85%) Degree
8 13 (50.00%) SQL
9 11 (42.31%) Perl
10 10 (38.46%) HTML
11 8 (30.77%) .NET
12 7 (26.92%) CSS
13 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
13 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
14 4 (15.38%) UNIX
14 4 (15.38%) Windows
14 4 (15.38%) IDOL
14 4 (15.38%) HP
15 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
15 3 (11.54%) XML
15 3 (11.54%) UML
15 3 (11.54%) OOP
15 3 (11.54%) OO
15 3 (11.54%) J2EE
15 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
15 3 (11.54%) Time Management

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) IDOL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) .NET
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) XML
5 3 (11.54%) J2EE
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (96.15%) Computer Science
2 22 (84.62%) Mathematics
3 18 (69.23%) Physics
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) UML
3 3 (11.54%) OOP
3 3 (11.54%) OO
3 3 (11.54%) Time Management
3 3 (11.54%) Web Development
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) C#
3 18 (69.23%) C++
4 17 (65.38%) C
5 13 (50.00%) SQL
6 11 (42.31%) Perl
7 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
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