The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 80 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.88% 1.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.25% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 1
Average salary £21,500 £21,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
Graduate Software Developer
South 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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
663 638 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.93% 96.52% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 561 545 568
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in Dorset

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Bournemouth -7 4 £21,500 -4.44%
Weymouth - 2 £22,000 -
Graduate Software Developer
South West

Graduate Software Developer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Kentico
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft