The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 99 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 32 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.84% 1.81% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.92% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 19
Average salary £23,500 £23,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,800 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1672 1822 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.15% 93.97% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1464 1199
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Graduate Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Graduate Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Graduate Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Graduate Developer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Crewe - 14 £23,000 -
Warrington -5 12 £25,000 - 3
Northwich - 2 - - 1
Macclesfield +13 1 £21,500 +2.38% 1
Chester -4 1 £27,500 +22.22% 3
Congleton - 1 £22,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £25,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £22,000 -
Graduate Developer
North West

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Graduate 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 Developer in their job title.

1 36 (76.60%) Computer Science
2 33 (70.21%) C#
2 33 (70.21%) .NET
3 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (59.57%) ASP.NET
5 27 (57.45%) TDD
5 27 (57.45%) Scrum
6 26 (55.32%) WinForms
6 26 (55.32%) MVC
6 26 (55.32%) VB.NET
6 26 (55.32%) Windows
6 26 (55.32%) .NET Framework
7 25 (53.19%) WCF
7 25 (53.19%) WPF
7 25 (53.19%) Kanban
7 25 (53.19%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (53.19%) Spring.NET
7 25 (53.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (53.19%) Dependency Injection
7 25 (53.19%) Inversion of Control
7 25 (53.19%) MSTest
7 25 (53.19%) MVVM
7 25 (53.19%) Rhino Mocks
7 25 (53.19%) Moq
7 25 (53.19%) Castle Windsor
7 25 (53.19%) Ninject
7 25 (53.19%) Web Application Development
7 25 (53.19%) Unity DI Container
7 25 (53.19%) VB
7 25 (53.19%) Internet

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Graduate 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) CMS
1 2 (4.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 25 (53.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (53.19%) NUnit
1 25 (53.19%) MSTest
1 25 (53.19%) Rhino Mocks
1 25 (53.19%) Moq
2 3 (6.38%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (70.21%) .NET
2 28 (59.57%) ASP.NET
3 26 (55.32%) WinForms
3 26 (55.32%) .NET Framework
4 25 (53.19%) WCF
4 25 (53.19%) WPF
4 25 (53.19%) Spring.NET
4 25 (53.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (53.19%) Castle Windsor
4 25 (53.19%) Ninject
4 25 (53.19%) Unity DI Container
5 14 (29.79%) HTML
6 13 (27.66%) CSS
7 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
7 9 (19.15%) Spring
8 3 (6.38%) jQuery
9 2 (4.26%) HTML5
9 2 (4.26%) JSP
9 2 (4.26%) SOAP
9 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (76.60%) Computer Science
2 25 (53.19%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.26%) NHS
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) TDD
2 27 (57.45%) Scrum
3 26 (55.32%) MVC
4 25 (53.19%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (53.19%) Kanban
4 25 (53.19%) Dependency Injection
4 25 (53.19%) MVVM
4 25 (53.19%) Web Application Development
5 8 (17.02%) OOP
6 5 (10.64%) OO
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.38%) Web Development
7 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.26%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.13%) Market Research
9 1 (2.13%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.13%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.13%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 33 (70.21%) C#
2 26 (55.32%) VB.NET
3 25 (53.19%) VB
4 14 (29.79%) Java
4 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.15%) SQL
6 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) C++
8 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Sony
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