The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 252 214 233
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 19 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.55% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 37
Average salary £23,000 £26,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.20% +23.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £20,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7631 7312 8121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.61% 94.67% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6389 6276 6918
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate Software Developer
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
Cambridgeshire -12 12 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Essex -4 4 £21,500 -
Norfolk - 3 £23,000 -
Graduate Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 22 (70.97%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) Computer Science
3 20 (64.52%) Degree
4 17 (54.84%) .NET
5 16 (51.61%) C++
5 16 (51.61%) SQL
6 14 (45.16%) Java
7 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
7 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
9 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
9 8 (25.81%) HTML
9 8 (25.81%) Mathematics
10 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
10 7 (22.58%) OOP
10 7 (22.58%) OO
11 6 (19.35%) XML
11 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
11 6 (19.35%) Physics
11 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (16.13%) Windows
12 5 (16.13%) PHP
13 4 (12.90%) C
13 4 (12.90%) Web Development
13 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
14 3 (9.68%) Time Management
14 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (9.68%) jQuery
14 3 (9.68%) Finance
14 3 (9.68%) LAMP

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.81%) HTML
4 6 (19.35%) XML
5 3 (9.68%) LAMP
5 3 (9.68%) J2EE
5 3 (9.68%) MFC
5 3 (9.68%) STL
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
6 2 (6.45%) Qt
6 2 (6.45%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) WinForms
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.23%) WPF
7 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
7 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.81%) Mathematics
3 6 (19.35%) Physics
4 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
2 7 (22.58%) OOP
2 7 (22.58%) OO
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 3 (9.68%) OOD
5 3 (9.68%) UML
6 1 (3.23%) TDD
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) MVVM
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) C++
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) Java
4 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
5 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.13%) PHP
7 4 (12.90%) C
8 3 (9.68%) Perl
8 3 (9.68%) Python
9 1 (3.23%) F#
9 1 (3.23%) Delphi
9 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
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