The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 253 312 317
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.090% 0.058% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.060% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -25.88%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Graduate Software Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6363 9927 9741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.42% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5733 8625 8309
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (43.75%) C++
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (25.00%) Web Development
8 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) Banking
8 3 (18.75%) JUnit

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
1 3 (18.75%) FitNesse
1 3 (18.75%) Jasmine
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Process Management
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) C++
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle