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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 243 237 226
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 21 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.37% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 23
Average salary £20,500 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £21,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £27,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 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 11 February 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 11 February 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
(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
Suffolk -3 11 £20,500 -8.88%
Cambridgeshire -3 4 £29,500 +37.20%
Essex - 3 £24,000 -
Hertfordshire -2 2 £28,000 +12.00%
Bedfordshire -3 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 11 February 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 35 (79.55%) .NET
1 35 (79.55%) Computer Science
2 31 (70.45%) C#
3 29 (65.91%) HTML
3 29 (65.91%) Software Engineering
4 28 (63.64%) Java
5 22 (50.00%) C++
5 22 (50.00%) C
5 22 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 22 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 21 (47.73%) PHP
6 21 (47.73%) Objective-C
7 20 (45.45%) MySQL
7 20 (45.45%) Android
7 20 (45.45%) Apple iOS
8 19 (43.18%) Web Services
8 19 (43.18%) Firmware
9 15 (34.09%) Degree
10 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
11 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
12 7 (15.91%) HTML5
13 6 (13.64%) Web Development
13 6 (13.64%) VB6
13 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
13 6 (13.64%) SQL
13 6 (13.64%) VB
13 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
13 6 (13.64%) Crystal Reports

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 3 (6.82%) Facebook Platform
1 3 (6.82%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) Node.js
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) MySQL
2 6 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) NUnit
1 4 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) .NET
2 29 (65.91%) HTML
3 19 (43.18%) Web Services
4 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
5 7 (15.91%) HTML5
6 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (11.36%) CSS
6 5 (11.36%) jQuery
7 4 (9.09%) Ajax
7 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (9.09%) CSS3
7 4 (9.09%) SignalR
7 4 (9.09%) WCF
7 4 (9.09%) WebSockets
8 3 (6.82%) Kafka
8 3 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (6.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (79.55%) Computer Science
2 22 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
4 5 (11.36%) Physics
5 3 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Android
1 20 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Software Engineering
2 22 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) Web Development
5 4 (9.09%) Coaching
5 4 (9.09%) CRM
5 4 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 4 (9.09%) MVC
5 4 (9.09%) OOD
5 4 (9.09%) Scrum
5 4 (9.09%) TDD
6 3 (6.82%) OO
6 3 (6.82%) Pair Programming
6 3 (6.82%) Refactoring
6 3 (6.82%) Web Design
7 2 (4.55%) OOP
8 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.27%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) C#
2 28 (63.64%) Java
3 22 (50.00%) C
3 22 (50.00%) C++
4 21 (47.73%) Objective-C
4 21 (47.73%) PHP
5 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.64%) SQL
6 6 (13.64%) VB
6 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
6 6 (13.64%) VB6
7 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 19 (43.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) DevExpress
2 3 (6.82%) Facebook
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle