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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 710 698 651
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 156 166 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 140 150 205
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -9 48 £24,000 +6.66% 4
London +35 29 £35,000 +16.66% 2
East of England -27 23 £21,750 -27.50% 6
West Midlands +4 17 £20,000 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire -23 14 £22,500 - 2
South West -15 11 £22,000 -2.22% 2
North West -1 7 £22,500 -0.55% 2
East Midlands +26 6 £21,500 +3.61%
North East -10 1 £17,000 -22.72%
Graduate Software Developer
UK

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 243 (71.47%) C#
2 220 (64.71%) Degree
3 211 (62.06%) .NET
4 152 (44.71%) Computer Science
5 137 (40.29%) SQL
6 135 (39.71%) HTML
7 134 (39.41%) SQL Server
8 131 (38.53%) JavaScript
9 117 (34.41%) Software Engineering
10 112 (32.94%) Java
11 100 (29.41%) ASP.NET
12 84 (24.71%) C++
13 77 (22.65%) CSS
14 62 (18.24%) VB.NET
15 59 (17.35%) MVC
16 58 (17.06%) Microsoft
17 57 (16.76%) OO
18 56 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
19 53 (15.59%) MS Excel
20 50 (14.71%) PHP
21 48 (14.12%) .NET Framework
22 47 (13.82%) Finance
23 40 (11.76%) Visual Studio
24 37 (10.88%) C
24 37 (10.88%) Linux
25 35 (10.29%) MySQL
26 34 (10.00%) Windows
26 34 (10.00%) jQuery
27 33 (9.71%) XML
28 27 (7.94%) Ajax

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.88%) CMS
2 3 (0.88%) JBoss
2 3 (0.88%) Kentico
3 1 (0.29%) Node.js
3 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.29%) Apache
3 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.29%) Drupal
3 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 53 (15.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.06%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.76%) MS Office
4 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.59%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.29%) Visualfiles
1 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.24%) GitHub
2 9 (2.65%) SaaS
3 7 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.59%) PaaS
5 2 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.59%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.35%) Internet
2 7 (2.06%) Wireless
3 3 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (39.41%) SQL Server
2 35 (10.29%) MySQL
3 15 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.35%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.18%) MS Access
8 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.88%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.88%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.88%) Big Data
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 40 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.65%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.06%) Subversion
4 6 (1.76%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.18%) JUnit
6 2 (0.59%) Maven
6 2 (0.59%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.29%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.29%) ProC
7 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.29%) Hudson
7 1 (0.29%) GDB
7 1 (0.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.29%) Selenium
7 1 (0.29%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.29%) Ant
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (13.82%) Finance
2 21 (6.18%) Banking
3 16 (4.71%) Investment Banking
4 10 (2.94%) Retail
5 9 (2.65%) Games
6 7 (2.06%) Marketing
7 6 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.76%) Electronics
8 4 (1.18%) Front Office
8 4 (1.18%) Back Office
9 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.88%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.88%) Automotive
9 3 (0.88%) Legal
9 3 (0.88%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Military
10 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (62.06%) .NET
2 135 (39.71%) HTML
3 100 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 77 (22.65%) CSS
5 48 (14.12%) .NET Framework
6 34 (10.00%) jQuery
7 33 (9.71%) XML
8 27 (7.94%) Ajax
9 26 (7.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 25 (7.35%) Web Services
11 23 (6.76%) LAMP
12 22 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (5.59%) WinForms
14 14 (4.12%) J2EE
15 13 (3.82%) WPF
15 13 (3.82%) HTML5
15 13 (3.82%) LINQ
16 12 (3.53%) XHTML
17 11 (3.24%) Spring
17 11 (3.24%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 152 (44.71%) Computer Science
2 24 (7.06%) Mathematics
3 23 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.41%) Mobile App
5 14 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.12%) Physics
6 11 (3.24%) Open Source
7 10 (2.94%) User Experience
7 10 (2.94%) Equities
8 7 (2.06%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.06%) Data Integration
8 7 (2.06%) Internet of Things
9 6 (1.76%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.76%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.18%) Derivative
10 4 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.18%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.88%) Linux
2 34 (10.00%) Windows
3 9 (2.65%) UNIX
4 8 (2.35%) Android
5 5 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.59%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (34.41%) Software Engineering
2 59 (17.35%) MVC
3 57 (16.76%) OO
4 56 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (7.65%) OOP
6 18 (5.29%) Mentoring
7 17 (5.00%) TDD
8 16 (4.71%) Scrum
9 13 (3.82%) Web Development
10 12 (3.53%) Web Application Development
11 10 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
11 10 (2.94%) Unit Testing
11 10 (2.94%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (2.65%) Analytics
13 8 (2.35%) UML
13 8 (2.35%) Migration
14 7 (2.06%) Workflow
14 7 (2.06%) Pair Programming
14 7 (2.06%) ERP
15 6 (1.76%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (71.47%) C#
2 137 (40.29%) SQL
3 131 (38.53%) JavaScript
4 112 (32.94%) Java
5 84 (24.71%) C++
6 62 (18.24%) VB.NET
7 50 (14.71%) PHP
8 37 (10.88%) C
9 22 (6.47%) T-SQL
10 21 (6.18%) VB
11 15 (4.41%) Python
12 13 (3.82%) VBA
13 6 (1.76%) Perl
13 6 (1.76%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.76%) Ruby
14 4 (1.18%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.18%) VC++
15 3 (0.88%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.88%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.88%) F#
Qualifications
1 220 (64.71%) Degree
2 8 (2.35%) PhD
3 5 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.18%) HND
5 3 (0.88%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.24%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) Solvency II
2 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 58 (17.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.12%) Oracle
3 8 (2.35%) Google
4 6 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.47%) F5
6 3 (0.88%) Kofax
7 2 (0.59%) TOWER Software
7 2 (0.59%) Sony
7 2 (0.59%) HP
7 2 (0.59%) Cisco
7 2 (0.59%) IBM
8 1 (0.29%) Sun
8 1 (0.29%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.29%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.29%) VMware
8 1 (0.29%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.29%) LexisNexis
West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus, gym and more!
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,200 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + bens including pension & share opt
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum & Bonus, Training, Health, Pension, Life, Flex
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 14 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago