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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 236 215 264
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 37 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.50% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.52% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 23
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,450
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
7527 6745 8738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.64% 96.29% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6189 5551 7545
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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
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 November 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 +9 32 £27,500 - 3
Suffolk +7 2 £21,500 -24.56%
Essex - 2 £31,000 -
Hertfordshire -27 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 62 (93.94%) Software Engineering
2 44 (66.67%) Degree
3 43 (65.15%) Computer Science
4 25 (37.88%) C#
5 24 (36.36%) C++
6 21 (31.82%) Java
7 19 (28.79%) C
8 17 (25.76%) Linux
8 17 (25.76%) Finance
9 14 (21.21%) SQL
10 13 (19.70%) Python
11 12 (18.18%) HTML
12 11 (16.67%) Electronics
12 11 (16.67%) Physics
13 10 (15.15%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (15.15%) OO
14 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
14 9 (13.64%) Internet
15 8 (12.12%) Visual Studio
15 8 (12.12%) Perl
15 8 (12.12%) Mathematics
15 8 (12.12%) Algorithms
16 7 (10.61%) Internet of Things
16 7 (10.61%) User Experience
16 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (10.61%) Marketing
16 7 (10.61%) PHP
16 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
16 7 (10.61%) OOP
16 7 (10.61%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Simulink
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) Internet
2 7 (10.61%) Wireless
3 3 (4.55%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 2 (3.03%) DHCP
4 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (1.52%) 3G
5 1 (1.52%) LTE
5 1 (1.52%) 4G
5 1 (1.52%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.06%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
3 1 (1.52%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.52%) Hudson
3 1 (1.52%) CMake
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Electronics
3 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 7 (10.61%) Marketing
5 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 4 (6.06%) Automotive
7 2 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) HTML
2 5 (7.58%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) MFC
2 5 (7.58%) STL
2 5 (7.58%) XML
3 4 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (3.03%) REST
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.03%) OpenGL
4 2 (3.03%) jQuery
4 2 (3.03%) Qt
5 1 (1.52%) HTML5
5 1 (1.52%) JPA
5 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.52%) Spring
5 1 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.52%) Java EE
5 1 (1.52%) EJB
5 1 (1.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (65.15%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.67%) Physics
3 8 (12.12%) Mathematics
3 8 (12.12%) Algorithms
4 7 (10.61%) Internet of Things
4 7 (10.61%) User Experience
4 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.58%) Smartphone
6 4 (6.06%) Robotics
7 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (93.94%) Software Engineering
2 10 (15.15%) OO
3 7 (10.61%) OOP
4 6 (9.09%) Computer Architecture
5 5 (7.58%) Multithreading
5 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.55%) Analytics
6 3 (4.55%) OOD
6 3 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Web Development
6 3 (4.55%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.03%) Usability Testing
7 2 (3.03%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.03%) Manual Testing
8 1 (1.52%) Video Processing
8 1 (1.52%) Automation Testing
8 1 (1.52%) Validation
8 1 (1.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) C#
2 24 (36.36%) C++
3 21 (31.82%) Java
4 19 (28.79%) C
5 14 (21.21%) SQL
6 13 (19.70%) Python
7 8 (12.12%) Perl
8 7 (10.61%) PHP
8 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.58%) Embedded C
9 5 (7.58%) MATLAB
9 5 (7.58%) Ruby
10 4 (6.06%) Lua
10 4 (6.06%) VBA
11 3 (4.55%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) JTAG
2 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Google
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) HP
2 2 (3.03%) Apple
3 1 (1.52%) MKS
3 1 (1.52%) Perforce
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