The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 709 744 625
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -119
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 145 145 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 143 138 210
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -17.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
Graduate Software Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in England

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Graduate Software Developer Salary Histogram in England

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
East of England +35 33 £25,000 +5.26% 5
West Midlands +7 30 £23,750 +7.95% 1
London +53 28 £29,500 +7.27% 4
South East -29 18 £25,000 -9.09% 1
South West -5 12 £25,500 -3.77% 1
Yorkshire -1 11 £21,500 -2.27% 2
North West -9 9 £25,000 +11.11%
East Midlands +12 5 £22,500 -29.68% 2
North East - 3 £20,500 - 1
Graduate Software Developer
UK

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 200 (71.17%) C#
2 178 (63.35%) Degree
3 166 (59.07%) .NET
4 162 (57.65%) HTML
5 130 (46.26%) JavaScript
5 130 (46.26%) SQL
6 124 (44.13%) Java
7 116 (41.28%) Computer Science
8 105 (37.37%) Software Engineering
9 104 (37.01%) SQL Server
10 94 (33.45%) CSS
11 78 (27.76%) C++
12 77 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
13 74 (26.33%) Microsoft
14 69 (24.56%) OO
15 68 (24.20%) ASP.NET
16 59 (21.00%) jQuery
17 54 (19.22%) Finance
17 54 (19.22%) MVC
18 48 (17.08%) PHP
19 44 (15.66%) VB.NET
19 44 (15.66%) Windows
20 40 (14.23%) Visual Studio
21 38 (13.52%) MS Excel
22 36 (12.81%) Linux
23 31 (11.03%) Oracle
24 30 (10.68%) XML
24 30 (10.68%) Scrum
25 29 (10.32%) Ajax
26 28 (9.96%) HTML5

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (6.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.78%) IIS
3 2 (0.71%) Drupal
3 2 (0.71%) Apache
3 2 (0.71%) CMS
4 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (13.52%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.56%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.71%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.36%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.56%) SaaS
2 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) PaaS
3 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.36%) Intranet
1 1 (0.36%) Internet
1 1 (0.36%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (37.01%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.41%) MySQL
3 14 (4.98%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.27%) RDBMS
5 10 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.49%) MS Access
7 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.71%) SQLite
10 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.36%) Hyperion Smart View
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 40 (14.23%) Visual Studio
2 18 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.85%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.07%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.07%) Subversion
5 1 (0.36%) Trac
5 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.36%) PEAR
5 1 (0.36%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.36%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.36%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 54 (19.22%) Finance
2 25 (8.90%) Retail
3 21 (7.47%) Games
4 14 (4.98%) Banking
5 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.71%) Electronics
5 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.71%) Military
5 2 (0.71%) Law
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Front Office
6 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (59.07%) .NET
2 162 (57.65%) HTML
3 94 (33.45%) CSS
4 68 (24.20%) ASP.NET
5 59 (21.00%) jQuery
6 30 (10.68%) XML
7 29 (10.32%) Ajax
8 28 (9.96%) HTML5
9 27 (9.61%) .NET Framework
10 19 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (6.05%) Entity Framework
12 16 (5.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (4.27%) LINQ
14 10 (3.56%) Web Services
15 9 (3.20%) XHTML
15 9 (3.20%) WCF
16 8 (2.85%) Razor View Engine
17 7 (2.49%) AngularJS
18 6 (2.14%) WPF
18 6 (2.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 116 (41.28%) Computer Science
2 28 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (8.19%) Mathematics
4 21 (7.47%) Mobile App
5 16 (5.69%) Physics
5 16 (5.69%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.14%) Semantic Web
7 5 (1.78%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.42%) Open Source
8 4 (1.42%) GIS
8 4 (1.42%) User Experience
9 2 (0.71%) Animation
9 2 (0.71%) Photography
9 2 (0.71%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (0.71%) iPhone
9 2 (0.71%) NHS
9 2 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.66%) Windows
2 36 (12.81%) Linux
3 10 (3.56%) UNIX
4 9 (3.20%) Android
5 7 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (37.37%) Software Engineering
2 77 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (24.56%) OO
4 54 (19.22%) MVC
5 30 (10.68%) Scrum
6 20 (7.12%) TDD
7 19 (6.76%) Mentoring
8 15 (5.34%) Performance Analysis
8 15 (5.34%) E-Commerce
9 14 (4.98%) Product Management
9 14 (4.98%) OOP
9 14 (4.98%) Benchmarking
9 14 (4.98%) Process Management
10 12 (4.27%) Coaching
10 12 (4.27%) Waterfall
10 12 (4.27%) BDD
11 11 (3.91%) Web Development
11 11 (3.91%) Web Application Development
12 10 (3.56%) OOA/OOD
13 9 (3.20%) UML
Programming Languages
1 200 (71.17%) C#
2 130 (46.26%) JavaScript
2 130 (46.26%) SQL
3 124 (44.13%) Java
4 78 (27.76%) C++
5 48 (17.08%) PHP
6 44 (15.66%) VB.NET
7 22 (7.83%) C
8 18 (6.41%) T-SQL
9 16 (5.69%) VB
10 15 (5.34%) Python
11 10 (3.56%) VB6
11 10 (3.56%) Objective-C
12 9 (3.20%) VBA
13 7 (2.49%) Perl
14 3 (1.07%) Ruby
15 2 (0.71%) PHP5
15 2 (0.71%) Scala
15 2 (0.71%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.71%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 178 (63.35%) Degree
2 19 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.78%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.42%) PhD
5 3 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.07%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.07%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) HL7
Vendors
1 74 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.03%) Oracle
3 8 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.49%) Capita
5 3 (1.07%) Apple
5 3 (1.07%) Cisco
5 3 (1.07%) IBM
5 3 (1.07%) HP
6 2 (0.71%) Zend
6 2 (0.71%) Adobe
6 2 (0.71%) Macromedia
6 2 (0.71%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.36%) Progress
7 1 (0.36%) Google
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £19000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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Diss, Norfolk
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + training
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East Riding of Yorkshire
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London
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Surrey
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
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London
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Cambridge
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