The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 711 641 658
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 170 216 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 169 195 218
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,100 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,750 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-1.08% -
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103256 95947 106071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85103 80281 91579
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate Software Developer
UK

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
South East -8 64 £24,500 +2.08% 7
London -78 25 £27,000 -10.00% 5
North West +19 23 £22,500 +4.65% 2
East of England -34 19 £23,000 -13.20% 6
Yorkshire -32 18 £22,500 +7.14% 4
South West -20 9 £28,000 +27.27% 1
West Midlands -15 5 £22,500 - 1
North East +5 4 £21,000 -6.66%
East Midlands -8 2 £25,250 -1.94% 1
Graduate Software Developer
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Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 202 (67.11%) C#
2 188 (62.46%) Degree
3 158 (52.49%) .NET
4 143 (47.51%) Computer Science
5 123 (40.86%) SQL
6 119 (39.53%) Java
7 101 (33.55%) HTML
8 98 (32.56%) C++
9 96 (31.89%) JavaScript
10 91 (30.23%) SQL Server
10 91 (30.23%) ASP.NET
11 84 (27.91%) CSS
12 69 (22.92%) Software Engineering
13 57 (18.94%) Microsoft
14 53 (17.61%) OO
14 53 (17.61%) Mathematics
15 46 (15.28%) MS Excel
16 45 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
17 43 (14.29%) C
18 42 (13.95%) Physics
19 40 (13.29%) VB.NET
19 40 (13.29%) Linux
20 39 (12.96%) Web Development
21 32 (10.63%) Windows
22 31 (10.30%) Python
22 31 (10.30%) jQuery
23 30 (9.97%) OOP
23 30 (9.97%) T-SQL
23 30 (9.97%) Games
24 28 (9.30%) Finance

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 10 (3.32%) Node.js
2 6 (1.99%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.00%) Apache
3 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.00%) SAS
4 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.33%) CMS
5 1 (0.33%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 46 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.00%) GitHub
3 2 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.65%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.33%) SNMP
3 6 (1.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.99%) MySQL
4 11 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.00%) MS Access
9 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (6.64%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.99%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.33%) GDB
6 3 (1.00%) Selenium
7 2 (0.66%) Maven
7 2 (0.66%) NUnit
8 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.33%) Subversion
8 1 (0.33%) ProC
8 1 (0.33%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.33%) SilkTest
General
1 30 (9.97%) Games
2 28 (9.30%) Finance
3 19 (6.31%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.66%) Law
4 8 (2.66%) Legal
5 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.99%) Marketing
7 5 (1.66%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.00%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.00%) Electronics
9 2 (0.66%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Retail
10 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (52.49%) .NET
2 101 (33.55%) HTML
3 91 (30.23%) ASP.NET
4 84 (27.91%) CSS
5 31 (10.30%) jQuery
6 25 (8.31%) .NET Framework
7 17 (5.65%) XML
8 16 (5.32%) Ajax
9 15 (4.98%) HTML5
9 15 (4.98%) CSS3
10 14 (4.65%) Web Services
10 14 (4.65%) WinForms
11 11 (3.65%) J2EE
12 10 (3.32%) WPF
12 10 (3.32%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (2.99%) AngularJS
14 7 (2.33%) WCF
14 7 (2.33%) Spring
14 7 (2.33%) PrimeFaces
15 6 (1.99%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 143 (47.51%) Computer Science
2 53 (17.61%) Mathematics
3 42 (13.95%) Physics
4 14 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.66%) Open Source
7 4 (1.33%) Kindle
8 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.66%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.66%) DTV
10 1 (0.33%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.33%) Equities
10 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.33%) Firmware
10 1 (0.33%) Social Media
10 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.33%) Derivative
10 1 (0.33%) Social Network
10 1 (0.33%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.29%) Linux
2 32 (10.63%) Windows
3 21 (6.98%) Android
4 7 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.33%) UNIX
6 3 (1.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (22.92%) Software Engineering
2 53 (17.61%) OO
3 45 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (12.96%) Web Development
5 30 (9.97%) OOP
6 27 (8.97%) MVC
7 26 (8.64%) TDD
8 18 (5.98%) BDD
9 13 (4.32%) UML
9 13 (4.32%) Game Development
10 10 (3.32%) Unit Testing
10 10 (3.32%) Pair Programming
11 9 (2.99%) Scrum
12 8 (2.66%) Refactoring
12 8 (2.66%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (2.66%) OOD
13 7 (2.33%) Parallel Processing
13 7 (2.33%) Requirements Analysis
14 6 (1.99%) Workflow
14 6 (1.99%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 202 (67.11%) C#
2 123 (40.86%) SQL
3 119 (39.53%) Java
4 98 (32.56%) C++
5 96 (31.89%) JavaScript
6 43 (14.29%) C
7 40 (13.29%) VB.NET
8 31 (10.30%) Python
9 30 (9.97%) T-SQL
10 20 (6.64%) Perl
11 19 (6.31%) VB
12 18 (5.98%) PHP
13 11 (3.65%) VBA
13 11 (3.65%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.66%) PL/SQL
15 7 (2.33%) Ruby
16 4 (1.33%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.33%) Assembly Language
17 2 (0.66%) F#
17 2 (0.66%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 188 (62.46%) Degree
2 8 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (2.66%) PhD
3 4 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.32%) QA
2 5 (1.66%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.33%) Solvency II
3 4 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 57 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.32%) Oracle
3 5 (1.66%) Metastorm
3 5 (1.66%) Google
4 4 (1.33%) F5
4 4 (1.33%) Coverity
4 4 (1.33%) Wind River
4 4 (1.33%) TOWER Software
5 2 (0.66%) Sencha
5 2 (0.66%) SAP
6 1 (0.33%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.33%) Facebook
6 1 (0.33%) Twitter
6 1 (0.33%) Capita
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + be - 20% bonus, trips, pens +
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum according to experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £18k - 23k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago