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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 707 744 662
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -82
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 173 170 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 164 167 199
Average salary £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £29,100 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.22%
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
97667 106221 97451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.48% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81541 88015 81939
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 £27,500 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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
East of England +36 44 £25,000 -1.96% 4
London +26 33 £29,000 +5.45% 4
West Midlands +15 32 £22,500 +2.27%
South West +1 18 £25,000 -10.71% 3
South East -20 17 £25,000 - 6
Yorkshire -5 12 £22,000 -2.22%
East Midlands +12 10 £22,000 -18.51% 1
North West -6 8 £25,000 +11.11% 2
North East - 5 £24,000 -
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Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 198 (67.81%) C#
2 170 (58.22%) .NET
3 166 (56.85%) Degree
4 153 (52.40%) HTML
5 138 (47.26%) Java
5 138 (47.26%) SQL
6 123 (42.12%) Computer Science
7 122 (41.78%) JavaScript
8 104 (35.62%) SQL Server
9 103 (35.27%) Software Engineering
10 91 (31.16%) C++
11 90 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
12 81 (27.74%) CSS
13 71 (24.32%) OO
13 71 (24.32%) Microsoft
14 59 (20.21%) ASP.NET
15 56 (19.18%) jQuery
16 53 (18.15%) PHP
17 49 (16.78%) Finance
18 46 (15.75%) MVC
19 41 (14.04%) VB.NET
20 38 (13.01%) Visual Studio
21 37 (12.67%) Oracle
21 37 (12.67%) Windows
21 37 (12.67%) SDLC
22 33 (11.30%) HTML5
23 32 (10.96%) Linux
23 32 (10.96%) XML
24 31 (10.62%) MS Excel
25 29 (9.93%) Mathematics

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 19 (6.51%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.05%) IIS
3 3 (1.03%) Apache
4 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.68%) CMS
4 2 (0.68%) Drupal
5 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.34%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) JBoss
Applications
1 31 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.68%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.34%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.71%) SaaS
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.34%) DNS
2 1 (0.34%) SSL
2 1 (0.34%) Intranet
2 1 (0.34%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) Extranet
2 1 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (35.62%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.79%) RDBMS
3 14 (4.79%) MySQL
4 10 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.37%) MS Access
8 4 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.37%) SQLite
9 1 (0.34%) Big Data
9 1 (0.34%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 38 (13.01%) Visual Studio
2 20 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.37%) Mercurial
3 4 (1.37%) Subversion
4 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.68%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.34%) Trac
5 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.34%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.34%) NUnit
5 1 (0.34%) Maven
5 1 (0.34%) Selenium
5 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.34%) PEAR
5 1 (0.34%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.34%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.34%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 49 (16.78%) Finance
2 24 (8.22%) Games
3 23 (7.88%) Retail
4 16 (5.48%) Banking
5 3 (1.03%) Legal
6 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Law
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Front Office
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (58.22%) .NET
2 153 (52.40%) HTML
3 81 (27.74%) CSS
4 59 (20.21%) ASP.NET
5 56 (19.18%) jQuery
6 33 (11.30%) HTML5
7 32 (10.96%) XML
8 22 (7.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (6.51%) .NET Framework
10 16 (5.48%) Ajax
10 16 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (4.11%) AngularJS
12 10 (3.42%) Entity Framework
12 10 (3.42%) LINQ
12 10 (3.42%) WCF
12 10 (3.42%) Web Services
13 9 (3.08%) WPF
13 9 (3.08%) CSS3
14 8 (2.74%) XSLT
15 7 (2.40%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 123 (42.12%) Computer Science
2 29 (9.93%) Mathematics
3 24 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.19%) Mobile App
5 18 (6.16%) Physics
6 10 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (3.08%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.05%) Semantic Web
9 4 (1.37%) User Experience
9 4 (1.37%) Animation
9 4 (1.37%) GIS
10 3 (1.03%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.03%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.68%) NHS
11 2 (0.68%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.68%) Photography
11 2 (0.68%) Motion Graphics
11 2 (0.68%) iPhone
11 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.67%) Windows
2 32 (10.96%) Linux
3 11 (3.77%) Android
4 9 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.74%) UNIX
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (35.27%) Software Engineering
2 90 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (24.32%) OO
4 46 (15.75%) MVC
5 37 (12.67%) SDLC
6 28 (9.59%) TDD
7 24 (8.22%) Scrum
8 21 (7.19%) E-Commerce
8 21 (7.19%) OOP
9 15 (5.14%) Process Management
10 14 (4.79%) Mentoring
11 13 (4.45%) Waterfall
11 13 (4.45%) BDD
12 10 (3.42%) Coaching
12 10 (3.42%) Android Development
13 9 (3.08%) Performance Analysis
13 9 (3.08%) Web Development
14 8 (2.74%) UML
14 8 (2.74%) Benchmarking
14 8 (2.74%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 198 (67.81%) C#
2 138 (47.26%) Java
2 138 (47.26%) SQL
3 122 (41.78%) JavaScript
4 91 (31.16%) C++
5 53 (18.15%) PHP
6 41 (14.04%) VB.NET
7 22 (7.53%) Python
8 19 (6.51%) C
9 16 (5.48%) VB
10 13 (4.45%) T-SQL
11 12 (4.11%) Perl
12 10 (3.42%) Objective-C
12 10 (3.42%) VB6
13 4 (1.37%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.37%) Lua
13 4 (1.37%) VBA
13 4 (1.37%) sed
13 4 (1.37%) AWK
13 4 (1.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 166 (56.85%) Degree
2 20 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.37%) PhD
3 4 (1.37%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.03%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) HL7
2 1 (0.34%) SLA
Vendors
1 71 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.67%) Oracle
3 8 (2.74%) Capita
4 5 (1.71%) Apple
5 4 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.37%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.03%) Google
7 2 (0.68%) Zend
7 2 (0.68%) Adobe
7 2 (0.68%) Macromedia
8 1 (0.34%) HP
8 1 (0.34%) Sybase
8 1 (0.34%) Progress
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco
8 1 (0.34%) IBM
Central London / West End
Matrix Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-35k+Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ASG International
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
The City, London (EC1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £18 - 24k (DOE)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Depending on Experience + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + training + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £19k - 21k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £26,218 (with a potential to progress at this level up to £31,458) Plus a £5,000 welcome package
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Altrincham
D4 Digital
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago