The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 115 117 137
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 24 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.98% 1.13% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.21% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 9
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +2.08%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2330 2231 2634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.10% 93.54% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1898 1930 2295
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate Software Engineer
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 24 £30,000 - 7
Graduate Software Engineer
East of England

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 30 (96.77%) Software Engineering
2 21 (67.74%) Computer Science
3 19 (61.29%) Degree
4 18 (58.06%) C++
5 16 (51.61%) C#
5 16 (51.61%) Java
6 13 (41.94%) Mathematics
6 13 (41.94%) Physics
7 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 7 (22.58%) OOP
8 7 (22.58%) OO
8 7 (22.58%) C
9 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
10 5 (16.13%) HTML
10 5 (16.13%) Perl
10 5 (16.13%) .NET
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.90%) Computer Architecture
12 3 (9.68%) PhD
12 3 (9.68%) STL
12 3 (9.68%) XML
12 3 (9.68%) MFC
12 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
13 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
13 2 (6.45%) SQL
13 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
13 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
13 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
13 2 (6.45%) Python

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (6.45%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LTE
1 1 (3.23%) 4G
1 1 (3.23%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Hudson
2 1 (3.23%) CMake
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) STL
2 3 (9.68%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) MFC
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.45%) WinForms
3 2 (6.45%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) Computer Science
2 13 (41.94%) Mathematics
2 13 (41.94%) Physics
3 2 (6.45%) Firmware
3 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
3 2 (6.45%) Social Media
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Statistics
4 1 (3.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Software Engineering
2 7 (22.58%) OOP
2 7 (22.58%) OO
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Architecture
4 2 (6.45%) OOD
4 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (3.23%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.23%) Video Processing
5 1 (3.23%) Parallel Computing
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C++
2 16 (51.61%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) Java
3 7 (22.58%) C
4 5 (16.13%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.45%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.45%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Perforce
2 1 (3.23%) MKS
2 1 (3.23%) Huawei
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