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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 719 732 670
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 127 116 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 112 95 163
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,700 £32,000
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
92746 92860 91869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.46% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 77029 75604 78139
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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
South East -15 42 £24,000 -4.00% 6
London +33 20 £30,000 +27.65% 4
East of England +4 20 £24,500 - 3
West Midlands -13 16 £19,500 +2.63% 2
Yorkshire -7 14 - -
South West -22 10 £24,500 +8.88% 2
East Midlands +26 2 £21,250 -3.40%
North West -7 2 £21,500 +7.50%
North East - 1 £19,000 - 2
Graduate Software Developer
UK

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 197 (71.38%) Degree
2 193 (69.93%) C#
3 156 (56.52%) .NET
4 137 (49.64%) HTML
5 121 (43.84%) JavaScript
6 119 (43.12%) Computer Science
7 110 (39.86%) SQL
8 107 (38.77%) Java
9 105 (38.04%) Software Engineering
10 89 (32.25%) SQL Server
11 86 (31.16%) CSS
12 67 (24.28%) C++
13 65 (23.55%) ASP.NET
14 56 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
15 55 (19.93%) OO
16 53 (19.20%) MVC
16 53 (19.20%) Finance
17 52 (18.84%) Microsoft
18 47 (17.03%) Windows
19 44 (15.94%) PHP
20 43 (15.58%) VB.NET
21 40 (14.49%) MS Excel
22 39 (14.13%) jQuery
23 38 (13.77%) Ajax
23 38 (13.77%) Linux
23 38 (13.77%) Scrum
24 36 (13.04%) .NET Framework
25 33 (11.96%) Visual Studio
26 29 (10.51%) MySQL
27 28 (10.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (5.07%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.72%) Apache
2 2 (0.72%) JBoss
2 2 (0.72%) CMS
2 2 (0.72%) Kentico
2 2 (0.72%) Drupal
3 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.36%) Node.js
3 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.99%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.09%) MS Office
4 2 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.72%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.72%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Visualfiles
1 1 (0.36%) HFM
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.43%) SaaS
2 7 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.09%) PaaS
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.54%) Internet
1 7 (2.54%) Wireless
2 2 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (32.25%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.51%) MySQL
3 7 (2.54%) MS Access
4 6 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.09%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.36%) Hyperion Smart View
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (11.96%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.26%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.90%) Subversion
4 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.72%) JUnit
5 2 (0.72%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.36%) Trac
6 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.36%) Selenium
6 1 (0.36%) Maven
6 1 (0.36%) PEAR
6 1 (0.36%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.36%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.36%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.36%) Hudson
6 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 53 (19.20%) Finance
2 13 (4.71%) Banking
3 12 (4.35%) Retail
4 8 (2.90%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.54%) Marketing
6 6 (2.17%) Electronics
7 5 (1.81%) Games
8 3 (1.09%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.72%) Military
9 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.72%) Law
9 2 (0.72%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.36%) Publishing
10 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (56.52%) .NET
2 137 (49.64%) HTML
3 86 (31.16%) CSS
4 65 (23.55%) ASP.NET
5 39 (14.13%) jQuery
6 38 (13.77%) Ajax
7 36 (13.04%) .NET Framework
8 28 (10.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 26 (9.42%) XML
10 22 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (6.16%) LINQ
12 16 (5.80%) Web Services
13 15 (5.43%) WinForms
14 13 (4.71%) HTML5
15 11 (3.99%) Razor View Engine
16 10 (3.62%) LAMP
16 10 (3.62%) XHTML
17 9 (3.26%) Hibernate
18 7 (2.54%) Spring
18 7 (2.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 119 (43.12%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.52%) Mathematics
2 18 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.71%) Physics
4 13 (4.71%) User Experience
5 12 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.54%) Hedge funds
6 7 (2.54%) Equities
6 7 (2.54%) Internet of Things
7 6 (2.17%) Open Source
8 4 (1.45%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.09%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.09%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.09%) GIS
10 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.72%) Motion Graphics
10 2 (0.72%) Photography
11 1 (0.36%) Economics
11 1 (0.36%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 47 (17.03%) Windows
2 38 (13.77%) Linux
3 15 (5.43%) UNIX
4 8 (2.90%) Android
5 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (38.04%) Software Engineering
2 56 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (19.93%) OO
4 53 (19.20%) MVC
5 38 (13.77%) Scrum
6 22 (7.97%) Mentoring
7 18 (6.52%) Web Development
7 18 (6.52%) Performance Analysis
8 16 (5.80%) OOP
8 16 (5.80%) OOA/OOD
9 14 (5.07%) Product Management
9 14 (5.07%) Benchmarking
9 14 (5.07%) UML
10 12 (4.35%) Web Application Development
11 11 (3.99%) Identity Management
12 9 (3.26%) TDD
12 9 (3.26%) Analytics
13 8 (2.90%) Migration
14 7 (2.54%) Coaching
15 6 (2.17%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 193 (69.93%) C#
2 121 (43.84%) JavaScript
3 110 (39.86%) SQL
4 107 (38.77%) Java
5 67 (24.28%) C++
6 44 (15.94%) PHP
7 43 (15.58%) VB.NET
8 27 (9.78%) C
9 17 (6.16%) VBA
10 16 (5.80%) T-SQL
11 13 (4.71%) Python
12 9 (3.26%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.45%) VC++
13 4 (1.45%) ActionScript
14 3 (1.09%) Perl
15 2 (0.72%) VB
15 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.72%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.72%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (0.72%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 197 (71.38%) Degree
2 6 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.81%) PhD
4 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.72%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 52 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.71%) Oracle
3 11 (3.99%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.81%) Google
5 4 (1.45%) Cisco
5 4 (1.45%) IBM
5 4 (1.45%) HP
6 3 (1.09%) Kofax
7 2 (0.72%) Adobe
7 2 (0.72%) Macromedia
7 2 (0.72%) Sony
8 1 (0.36%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.36%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.36%) Sun
8 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.36%) Progress
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West Midlands
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