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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 236 241 214
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 26 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.30% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.31% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 30
Average salary £24,000 £22,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.86% -22.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,350 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.22%
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
6957 7486 6811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.13% 96.20% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5901 6155 5838
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 1 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
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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
Essex +5 12 £20,500 -4.65%
Hertfordshire - 7 £26,000 -
Cambridgeshire +10 3 £30,000 +33.33% 3
Suffolk - 2 £23,250 -
Norfolk +9 1 £20,000 -13.04%
Bedfordshire +1 1 £25,000 +21.95%
Graduate Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 41 (69.49%) C#
2 39 (66.10%) HTML
3 38 (64.41%) JavaScript
4 37 (62.71%) .NET
5 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
6 28 (47.46%) Degree
7 27 (45.76%) Computer Science
7 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
8 26 (44.07%) TDD
9 25 (42.37%) jQuery
10 19 (32.20%) Java
10 19 (32.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (32.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (30.51%) CSS
12 17 (28.81%) OO
13 16 (27.12%) OOP
13 16 (27.12%) SQL
14 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
15 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
16 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
16 10 (16.95%) MVC
16 10 (16.95%) Scrum
17 9 (15.25%) C++
18 8 (13.56%) Oracle
18 8 (13.56%) SDLC
19 7 (11.86%) Physics
19 7 (11.86%) VB6
19 7 (11.86%) PHP
19 7 (11.86%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) NUnit
1 4 (6.78%) Selenium
1 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
1 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (66.10%) HTML
2 37 (62.71%) .NET
3 25 (42.37%) jQuery
4 19 (32.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (30.51%) CSS
6 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
7 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (10.17%) HTML5
7 6 (10.17%) CSS3
8 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.78%) Ajax
9 4 (6.78%) WCF
9 4 (6.78%) Silverlight
9 4 (6.78%) WebSockets
9 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (6.78%) SignalR
9 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (5.08%) Spring
11 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (45.76%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.86%) Physics
3 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.78%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.69%) Life Science
7 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.69%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.69%) Biology
7 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.69%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.07%) TDD
3 17 (28.81%) OO
4 16 (27.12%) OOP
5 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
6 10 (16.95%) MVC
6 10 (16.95%) Scrum
7 8 (13.56%) SDLC
8 6 (10.17%) OOD
9 5 (8.47%) Migration
9 5 (8.47%) Multithreading
10 4 (6.78%) Low Latency
10 4 (6.78%) Coaching
11 2 (3.39%) Logistics
11 2 (3.39%) Web Development
11 2 (3.39%) Release Management
11 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.39%) Validation
11 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
12 1 (1.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 41 (69.49%) C#
2 38 (64.41%) JavaScript
3 19 (32.20%) Java
4 16 (27.12%) SQL
5 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
6 9 (15.25%) C++
7 7 (11.86%) PHP
7 7 (11.86%) VB
7 7 (11.86%) VB6
8 5 (8.47%) Objective-C
9 4 (6.78%) Python
9 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
10 3 (5.08%) Perl
11 2 (3.39%) C
11 2 (3.39%) Tcl
11 2 (3.39%) Lua
11 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.39%) AWK
11 2 (3.39%) sed
12 1 (1.69%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (47.46%) Degree
2 19 (32.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PhD
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Google
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