The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 93 112 110
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 15 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.06% 0.60% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.63% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 15
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Graduate Software Engineer
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
1353 1752 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.75% 95.22% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1471 1518
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (89.47%) Computer Science
3 32 (84.21%) Degree
3 32 (84.21%) C
3 32 (84.21%) C++
4 22 (57.89%) OO
4 22 (57.89%) Mechatronics
5 20 (52.63%) OOD
6 19 (50.00%) Robotics
7 12 (31.58%) Electronics
7 12 (31.58%) Python
8 8 (21.05%) MATLAB
9 5 (13.16%) Linux
10 4 (10.53%) Physics
10 4 (10.53%) Algorithms
11 3 (7.89%) Firmware
11 3 (7.89%) Device Driver
12 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
12 2 (5.26%) Finance
12 2 (5.26%) Java
12 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
12 2 (5.26%) Critical Success Factor
12 2 (5.26%) Computer Architecture
13 1 (2.63%) HTML5
13 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
13 1 (2.63%) CSS3
13 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
13 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
13 1 (2.63%) QA
13 1 (2.63%) Release Management

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (31.58%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML5
1 1 (2.63%) CSS3
1 1 (2.63%) jQuery
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (89.47%) Computer Science
2 22 (57.89%) Mechatronics
3 19 (50.00%) Robotics
4 4 (10.53%) Physics
4 4 (10.53%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.89%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (57.89%) OO
3 20 (52.63%) OOD
4 2 (5.26%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Release Management
5 1 (2.63%) OOP
5 1 (2.63%) Logistics
5 1 (2.63%) MVC
5 1 (2.63%) Validation
5 1 (2.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) C
1 32 (84.21%) C++
2 12 (31.58%) Python
3 8 (21.05%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (84.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Firmware
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