The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 97 112 89
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.061% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.064% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £27,000 £24,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.62%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -4.00%
Graduate Software Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1298 1561 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.09% 95.18% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 794 997 603
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £62,050 £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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) Physics
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Java SE
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) GIS
3 4 (44.44%) ArcGIS
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) OOP
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
3 4 (44.44%) WPF
3 4 (44.44%) Time Management
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Android
3 4 (44.44%) Qt
3 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
3 4 (44.44%) iOS SDK
3 4 (44.44%) Xamarin
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Phone
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Avaloq
4 1 (11.11%) German Language

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 4 (44.44%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Java SE
1 4 (44.44%) WPF
1 4 (44.44%) Qt
1 4 (44.44%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) GIS
2 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) Physics
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Mac OS X
1 4 (44.44%) Android
1 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 4 (44.44%) OOP
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Xamarin
2 1 (11.11%) Avaloq
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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