The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 260 314 351
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 11 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.047% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.050% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% +16.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,700 £27,200
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.00%
Graduate Software Engineer
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
6744 10027 11832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.13% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6077 8498 9965
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Engineer across the City of London region.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) C++
4 9 (56.25%) Java
5 8 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (50.00%) J2EE
5 8 (50.00%) Web Services
5 8 (50.00%) Scrum
5 8 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
5 8 (50.00%) Python
6 7 (43.75%) Finance
6 7 (43.75%) OO
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (18.75%) QA
10 2 (12.50%) SDLC
10 2 (12.50%) Product Management
10 2 (12.50%) Degree
10 2 (12.50%) OOD
10 2 (12.50%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

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 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
1 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Front Office
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) J2EE
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (43.75%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) OOD
6 2 (12.50%) Product Management
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) C
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft