The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 109 105 136
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 30 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.22% 1.49% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.54% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 8
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -10.00%
Graduate Software Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2346 2136 2714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.25% 96.61% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1886 1751 2328
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
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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
Cambridge +5 30 £27,500 -8.33% 8
Graduate Software Engineer
East of England

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 49 (94.23%) Software Engineering
2 35 (67.31%) Computer Science
3 32 (61.54%) Degree
4 21 (40.38%) C++
5 18 (34.62%) C#
5 18 (34.62%) Java
5 18 (34.62%) Linux
6 17 (32.69%) Finance
7 12 (23.08%) C
8 11 (21.15%) Physics
9 10 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
10 9 (17.31%) Internet
10 9 (17.31%) HTML
11 8 (15.38%) Perl
11 8 (15.38%) SQL
11 8 (15.38%) OO
11 8 (15.38%) Python
11 8 (15.38%) Electronics
11 8 (15.38%) Algorithms
12 7 (13.46%) Internet of Things
12 7 (13.46%) User Experience
12 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (13.46%) Computer Architecture
12 7 (13.46%) Mathematics
12 7 (13.46%) Marketing
12 7 (13.46%) Wireless
12 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
13 6 (11.54%) Windows
14 5 (9.62%) STL

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (3.85%) MS Office
1 2 (3.85%) Simulink
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Internet
2 7 (13.46%) Wireless
3 3 (5.77%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 2 (3.85%) DHCP
4 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) 3G
5 1 (1.92%) LTE
5 1 (1.92%) 4G
5 1 (1.92%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) Hudson
2 1 (1.92%) CMake
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) Ant
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 8 (15.38%) Electronics
4 7 (13.46%) Marketing
5 2 (3.85%) Automotive
5 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) HTML
2 5 (9.62%) MFC
2 5 (9.62%) STL
2 5 (9.62%) XML
3 4 (7.69%) .NET
3 4 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (3.85%) Qt
4 2 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (67.31%) Computer Science
2 11 (21.15%) Physics
3 8 (15.38%) Algorithms
4 7 (13.46%) Mathematics
4 7 (13.46%) Internet of Things
4 7 (13.46%) User Experience
4 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (9.62%) Smartphone
6 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (94.23%) Software Engineering
2 8 (15.38%) OO
3 7 (13.46%) Computer Architecture
4 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
4 5 (9.62%) OOP
5 3 (5.77%) Web Development
5 3 (5.77%) Analytics
5 3 (5.77%) Low Latency
5 3 (5.77%) OOD
6 2 (3.85%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.85%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Manual Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Usability Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Video Processing
7 1 (1.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) C++
2 18 (34.62%) Java
2 18 (34.62%) C#
3 12 (23.08%) C
4 8 (15.38%) SQL
4 8 (15.38%) Python
4 8 (15.38%) Perl
5 5 (9.62%) PHP
6 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.77%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.77%) Embedded C++
7 3 (5.77%) MATLAB
7 3 (5.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (61.54%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Google
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) HP
2 2 (3.85%) Apple
3 1 (1.92%) MKS
3 1 (1.92%) Perforce
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