The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 248 241 277
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 18 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.51% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.53% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 14
Average salary £28,000 £24,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £22,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £26,300 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Graduate Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6692 7393 8387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.71% 97.57% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5507 6054 6962
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Graduate Software Developer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
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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
Cambridgeshire -1 9 £28,500 +14.00% 6
Suffolk -9 5 £20,500 -8.88%
Hertfordshire +17 3 £25,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Graduate Software Developer
England

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 30 (78.95%) Computer Science
2 29 (76.32%) Java
3 27 (71.05%) C#
4 25 (65.79%) C++
5 23 (60.53%) .NET
5 23 (60.53%) Software Engineering
6 22 (57.89%) HTML
6 22 (57.89%) C
7 19 (50.00%) Degree
8 15 (39.47%) Android
8 15 (39.47%) Apple iOS
8 15 (39.47%) PHP
8 15 (39.47%) MySQL
8 15 (39.47%) Objective-C
9 14 (36.84%) Mobile App
9 14 (36.84%) Mobile Application Development
10 11 (28.95%) Firmware
10 11 (28.95%) Web Services
11 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
12 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
13 7 (18.42%) SQL
13 7 (18.42%) OO
14 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
14 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
15 5 (13.16%) CRM
15 5 (13.16%) Windows
16 4 (10.53%) Python
16 4 (10.53%) CSS
16 4 (10.53%) Embedded C

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (10.53%) Node.js
2 3 (7.89%) Facebook Platform
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) MySQL
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.26%) JUnit
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) .NET
2 22 (57.89%) HTML
3 11 (28.95%) Web Services
4 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.53%) CSS
6 3 (7.89%) HTML5
6 3 (7.89%) JDBC
6 3 (7.89%) LINQ
6 3 (7.89%) REST
6 3 (7.89%) WinForms
7 2 (5.26%) J2EE
7 2 (5.26%) jQuery
7 2 (5.26%) Middleware
7 2 (5.26%) XML
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.63%) JSP
8 1 (2.63%) MFC
8 1 (2.63%) OpenGL
8 1 (2.63%) SOAP
8 1 (2.63%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (78.95%) Computer Science
2 14 (36.84%) Mobile App
3 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
4 3 (7.89%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.89%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (7.89%) Physics
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Android
1 15 (39.47%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Software Engineering
2 14 (36.84%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (18.42%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) CRM
6 3 (7.89%) Multithreading
6 3 (7.89%) Refactoring
6 3 (7.89%) Web Design
7 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.26%) Network Management
7 2 (5.26%) OOD
7 2 (5.26%) SDLC
7 2 (5.26%) Validation
8 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Automation Testing
8 1 (2.63%) OOP
8 1 (2.63%) Process Management
8 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) C#
3 25 (65.79%) C++
4 22 (57.89%) C
5 15 (39.47%) Objective-C
5 15 (39.47%) PHP
6 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
7 7 (18.42%) SQL
8 4 (10.53%) Embedded C
8 4 (10.53%) Embedded C++
8 4 (10.53%) Python
9 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.63%) Perl
10 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) DevExpress
1 3 (7.89%) Facebook
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Trillium
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