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 14 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 716 639 640
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 163 216 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 161 194 222
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 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102846 96260 106803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 84986 80904 92409
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 14 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 14 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 -34 61 £24,000 - 7
North West +33 23 £22,500 -1.09% 3
London -55 23 £27,000 -10.00% 7
East of England -26 18 £23,000 -14.81% 3
Yorkshire -28 18 £22,500 +3.44% 2
South West -24 8 £29,000 +34.88% 1
West Midlands -2 7 £22,500 - 1
North East -3 2 £21,000 -6.66% 1
East Midlands -16 2 £25,250 +5.20%
Graduate Software Developer
UK

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 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.

1 201 (67.00%) C#
2 183 (61.00%) Degree
3 155 (51.67%) .NET
4 144 (48.00%) Computer Science
5 133 (44.33%) SQL
6 125 (41.67%) Java
7 108 (36.00%) HTML
8 104 (34.67%) JavaScript
9 97 (32.33%) C++
10 92 (30.67%) CSS
11 89 (29.67%) ASP.NET
12 84 (28.00%) SQL Server
13 63 (21.00%) Software Engineering
14 59 (19.67%) OO
15 53 (17.67%) Mathematics
16 52 (17.33%) Microsoft
17 49 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
18 44 (14.67%) C
19 43 (14.33%) Web Development
20 42 (14.00%) Physics
21 41 (13.67%) MS Excel
22 39 (13.00%) Linux
23 37 (12.33%) VB.NET
24 34 (11.33%) Windows
24 34 (11.33%) OOP
25 32 (10.67%) Python
25 32 (10.67%) Finance
26 31 (10.33%) Games
26 31 (10.33%) T-SQL
26 31 (10.33%) jQuery

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 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 (3.33%) Node.js
2 7 (2.33%) SAS
3 6 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.00%) CMS
4 3 (1.00%) Apache
4 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.33%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.33%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 41 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.00%) SNMP
3 5 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.33%) MySQL
5 9 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (3.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.67%) MS Access
8 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (5.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (1.33%) GDB
5 3 (1.00%) Selenium
6 2 (0.67%) Maven
6 2 (0.67%) NUnit
7 1 (0.33%) Subversion
7 1 (0.33%) ProC
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.33%) SilkTest
7 1 (0.33%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 32 (10.67%) Finance
2 31 (10.33%) Games
3 18 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.00%) Legal
4 9 (3.00%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.67%) Law
6 7 (2.33%) Marketing
6 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.00%) Electronics
8 2 (0.67%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (51.67%) .NET
2 108 (36.00%) HTML
3 92 (30.67%) CSS
4 89 (29.67%) ASP.NET
5 31 (10.33%) jQuery
6 25 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 18 (6.00%) XML
7 18 (6.00%) HTML5
8 16 (5.33%) CSS3
9 15 (5.00%) Ajax
9 15 (5.00%) Web Services
10 14 (4.67%) WinForms
11 11 (3.67%) J2EE
11 11 (3.67%) WPF
12 10 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (3.00%) AngularJS
13 9 (3.00%) PrimeFaces
13 9 (3.00%) WCF
14 6 (2.00%) Apache Flex
14 6 (2.00%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 144 (48.00%) Computer Science
2 53 (17.67%) Mathematics
3 42 (14.00%) Physics
4 15 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.33%) Kindle
6 3 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.67%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.67%) Open Source
7 2 (0.67%) DTV
8 1 (0.33%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.33%) Equities
8 1 (0.33%) Derivative
8 1 (0.33%) Robotics
8 1 (0.33%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.33%) Biology
8 1 (0.33%) Social Media
8 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.00%) Linux
2 34 (11.33%) Windows
3 22 (7.33%) Android
4 9 (3.00%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (2.67%) UNIX
6 7 (2.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.00%) Software Engineering
2 59 (19.67%) OO
3 49 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (14.33%) Web Development
5 34 (11.33%) OOP
6 26 (8.67%) MVC
7 25 (8.33%) TDD
8 17 (5.67%) BDD
9 14 (4.67%) UML
10 13 (4.33%) Game Development
11 10 (3.33%) Unit Testing
11 10 (3.33%) Pair Programming
11 10 (3.33%) Scrum
12 9 (3.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (3.00%) OOD
12 9 (3.00%) Parallel Processing
13 8 (2.67%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (2.67%) Refactoring
14 7 (2.33%) Web Application Development
15 6 (2.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 201 (67.00%) C#
2 133 (44.33%) SQL
3 125 (41.67%) Java
4 104 (34.67%) JavaScript
5 97 (32.33%) C++
6 44 (14.67%) C
7 37 (12.33%) VB.NET
8 32 (10.67%) Python
9 31 (10.33%) T-SQL
10 21 (7.00%) Perl
11 14 (4.67%) PHP
12 13 (4.33%) VB
12 13 (4.33%) VBA
12 13 (4.33%) Bash Shell
13 10 (3.33%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.00%) Ruby
15 5 (1.67%) Prolog
16 4 (1.33%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.00%) Assembly Language
18 2 (0.67%) F#
Qualifications
1 183 (61.00%) Degree
2 8 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.00%) PhD
4 4 (1.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.33%) QA
2 5 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 52 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.00%) Oracle
3 6 (2.00%) Sencha
4 5 (1.67%) Google
4 5 (1.67%) Metastorm
5 4 (1.33%) TOWER Software
5 4 (1.33%) Coverity
5 4 (1.33%) Wind River
6 2 (0.67%) F5
6 2 (0.67%) SAP
7 1 (0.33%) Facebook
7 1 (0.33%) Twitter
7 1 (0.33%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.33%) Capita
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Newton Blue
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + be - 20% bonus, trips, pens +
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum according to experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + bonus, benefits & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Smartsearch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £22000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
National Energy Services Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Northumberland
F5 IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago