The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 24 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 102 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.083% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.086% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £19,500 £21,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.30% -10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +2.08%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1440 1162 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.87% 96.19% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 956 737 763
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate Software Engineer
Scotland

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer across the Edinburgh region.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware