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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 765 774 628
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -146
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 118 130 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 116 119 216
Average salary £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £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
97345 105192 99426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.60% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80380 86313 83740
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
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 1 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 1 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
(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
London +34 24 £30,000 +9.09% 6
West Midlands -5 23 £25,000 +13.63% 5
South East -16 23 £25,000 -9.09% 3
East of England +23 20 £25,000 +4.16% 6
South West +5 12 £25,000 +25.00% 1
North West +1 8 £25,000 +21.95%
Yorkshire -11 6 £23,250 +8.13%
East Midlands +11 4 £22,500 -15.09% 2
North East - 1 £19,000 - 1
Graduate Software Developer
UK

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 186 (69.66%) C#
2 182 (68.16%) Degree
3 151 (56.55%) .NET
4 150 (56.18%) HTML
5 127 (47.57%) JavaScript
6 122 (45.69%) SQL
7 118 (44.19%) Java
8 112 (41.95%) Software Engineering
9 110 (41.20%) Computer Science
10 99 (37.08%) CSS
11 96 (35.96%) SQL Server
12 74 (27.72%) ASP.NET
13 68 (25.47%) C++
14 65 (24.34%) OO
15 60 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
16 57 (21.35%) Microsoft
17 54 (20.22%) Finance
17 54 (20.22%) MVC
18 51 (19.10%) jQuery
19 47 (17.60%) VB.NET
20 45 (16.85%) PHP
21 43 (16.10%) Windows
22 39 (14.61%) MS Excel
22 39 (14.61%) Visual Studio
23 37 (13.86%) Ajax
24 36 (13.48%) Scrum
25 33 (12.36%) Linux
26 28 (10.49%) .NET Framework
26 28 (10.49%) XML
27 26 (9.74%) Analytical Skills

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (5.24%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.12%) IIS
3 2 (0.75%) Drupal
3 2 (0.75%) CMS
3 2 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.12%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.75%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.37%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.24%) SaaS
2 7 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.75%) PaaS
5 2 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.12%) Internet
1 3 (1.12%) Wireless
2 1 (0.37%) Extranet
2 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (35.96%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.61%) MySQL
3 12 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.75%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.62%) MS Access
5 7 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.12%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.37%) Hyperion Smart View
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (14.61%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.37%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.12%) Subversion
5 1 (0.37%) Trac
5 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.37%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.37%) JUnit
5 1 (0.37%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.37%) PEAR
5 1 (0.37%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.37%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.37%) CppUnit
General
1 54 (20.22%) Finance
2 23 (8.61%) Retail
3 15 (5.62%) Games
4 11 (4.12%) Banking
5 3 (1.12%) Electronics
5 3 (1.12%) Marketing
6 2 (0.75%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.75%) Law
6 2 (0.75%) Military
6 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) Front Office
7 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (56.55%) .NET
2 150 (56.18%) HTML
3 99 (37.08%) CSS
4 74 (27.72%) ASP.NET
5 51 (19.10%) jQuery
6 37 (13.86%) Ajax
7 28 (10.49%) .NET Framework
7 28 (10.49%) XML
8 22 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (8.24%) HTML5
8 22 (8.24%) Entity Framework
9 13 (4.87%) LINQ
10 11 (4.12%) Web Services
10 11 (4.12%) Razor View Engine
11 9 (3.37%) XHTML
12 7 (2.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (2.62%) WinForms
13 6 (2.25%) WCF
13 6 (2.25%) LAMP
13 6 (2.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 110 (41.20%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.74%) Mathematics
4 16 (5.99%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (5.62%) Mobile App
6 13 (4.87%) Physics
7 8 (3.00%) User Experience
8 6 (2.25%) Semantic Web
9 4 (1.50%) Open Source
9 4 (1.50%) GIS
9 4 (1.50%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.12%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.12%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.75%) Photography
11 2 (0.75%) NHS
11 2 (0.75%) Motion Graphics
11 2 (0.75%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.37%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 43 (16.10%) Windows
2 33 (12.36%) Linux
3 9 (3.37%) UNIX
4 7 (2.62%) Android
5 3 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (41.95%) Software Engineering
2 65 (24.34%) OO
3 60 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (20.22%) MVC
5 36 (13.48%) Scrum
6 19 (7.12%) Mentoring
7 17 (6.37%) Web Development
8 16 (5.99%) OOP
8 16 (5.99%) Performance Analysis
9 14 (5.24%) Benchmarking
9 14 (5.24%) Product Management
10 13 (4.87%) Web Application Development
11 11 (4.12%) E-Commerce
11 11 (4.12%) Identity Management
12 10 (3.75%) Coaching
12 10 (3.75%) Process Management
13 9 (3.37%) OOA/OOD
14 8 (3.00%) Waterfall
14 8 (3.00%) BDD
14 8 (3.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 186 (69.66%) C#
2 127 (47.57%) JavaScript
3 122 (45.69%) SQL
4 118 (44.19%) Java
5 68 (25.47%) C++
6 47 (17.60%) VB.NET
7 45 (16.85%) PHP
8 21 (7.87%) C
9 18 (6.74%) Python
10 17 (6.37%) T-SQL
11 13 (4.87%) VBA
12 9 (3.37%) VB
13 7 (2.62%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.62%) Perl
14 6 (2.25%) VB6
15 3 (1.12%) ActionScript
15 3 (1.12%) Ruby
16 2 (0.75%) PHP5
16 2 (0.75%) ActionScript 3.0
16 2 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 182 (68.16%) Degree
2 7 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.87%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.50%) PhD
5 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) HL7
Vendors
1 57 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.61%) Oracle
3 11 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.87%) Capita
5 4 (1.50%) Google
6 3 (1.12%) Cisco
6 3 (1.12%) IBM
6 3 (1.12%) HP
7 2 (0.75%) Zend
7 2 (0.75%) Adobe
7 2 (0.75%) Macromedia
8 1 (0.37%) Progress
8 1 (0.37%) Kofax
8 1 (0.37%) Sony
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum + Great Base+Prospects
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Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
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