The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 227 268 252
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 42 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 19
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Graduate Software Engineer
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
7245 8067 7897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.91% 95.35% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5972 6731 6878
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Engineer across the East of England region.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(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 +21 18 £27,500 - 6
Suffolk - 10 £25,000 - 1
Essex - 7 £25,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +9 5 £34,500 +27.77% 5
Norfolk - 2 £26,875 -
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 57 (77.03%) Software Engineering
2 49 (66.22%) Computer Science
3 44 (59.46%) Degree
4 42 (56.76%) C++
5 41 (55.41%) C
6 27 (36.49%) OO
7 24 (32.43%) OOD
8 23 (31.08%) Mechatronics
9 22 (29.73%) C#
10 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
10 20 (27.03%) .NET
10 20 (27.03%) Electronics
10 20 (27.03%) Robotics
11 19 (25.68%) Python
12 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
13 16 (21.62%) jQuery
13 16 (21.62%) TDD
13 16 (21.62%) HTML
14 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
14 15 (20.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (17.57%) MATLAB
16 9 (12.16%) Java
17 8 (10.81%) VB.NET
18 7 (9.46%) Linux
19 5 (6.76%) iPhone
19 5 (6.76%) VB6
19 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
19 5 (6.76%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (27.03%) Electronics
2 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Finance
4 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.03%) .NET
2 16 (21.62%) HTML
2 16 (21.62%) jQuery
3 15 (20.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.70%) WCF
6 1 (1.35%) HTML5
6 1 (1.35%) CSS3
6 1 (1.35%) ATL
6 1 (1.35%) CSS
6 1 (1.35%) SOAP
6 1 (1.35%) Web Services
6 1 (1.35%) XML
6 1 (1.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 49 (66.22%) Computer Science
2 23 (31.08%) Mechatronics
3 20 (27.03%) Robotics
4 5 (6.76%) iPhone
5 4 (5.41%) Physics
5 4 (5.41%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.05%) User Experience
6 3 (4.05%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.35%) IPTV
7 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.35%) SystemC
7 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (77.03%) Software Engineering
2 27 (36.49%) OO
3 24 (32.43%) OOD
4 16 (21.62%) TDD
5 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.76%) Migration
7 3 (4.05%) OOP
7 3 (4.05%) Validation
7 3 (4.05%) Supplier Management
7 3 (4.05%) IT Governance
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.05%) Computer Architecture
8 2 (2.70%) Critical Success Factor
8 2 (2.70%) SDLC
9 1 (1.35%) XML Parsing
9 1 (1.35%) Concurrent Programming
9 1 (1.35%) Release Management
9 1 (1.35%) MVC
9 1 (1.35%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) C++
2 41 (55.41%) C
3 22 (29.73%) C#
4 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 19 (25.68%) Python
6 13 (17.57%) MATLAB
7 9 (12.16%) Java
8 8 (10.81%) VB.NET
9 5 (6.76%) VB
9 5 (6.76%) VB6
9 5 (6.76%) SQL
10 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.05%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.70%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.70%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (59.46%) Degree
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
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