The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Graduate Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate Software Developer
UK / England
Rank 679 799 740
Rank change year-on-year
+120 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 161 119 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 99 105 168
Median salary £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%

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
76201 89097 95104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63797 75537 79690
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +64 62 £30,000 +33.33% 2
South East +61 38 £26,000 +4.00% 6
East of England +33 34 £27,500 +34.14% 4
West Midlands -5 9 £23,000 - 1
North West -9 8 £22,998 -9.81%
London +42 7 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire +22 3 £26,500 +20.45% 1
Graduate Software Developer
UK

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Graduate Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

1 215 (68.04%) Computer Science
2 202 (63.92%) Java
3 176 (55.70%) C++
4 164 (51.90%) SQL
5 159 (50.32%) Degree
6 153 (48.42%) C#
7 143 (45.25%) .NET
8 136 (43.04%) Mathematics
9 116 (36.71%) OO
10 101 (31.96%) SDLC
11 93 (29.43%) Software Engineering
12 84 (26.58%) XML
13 81 (25.63%) HTML
14 76 (24.05%) JavaScript
15 66 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
16 62 (19.62%) ASP.NET
17 59 (18.67%) CSS
18 51 (16.14%) Python
19 50 (15.82%) C
20 48 (15.19%) SQL Server
21 45 (14.24%) Microsoft
22 44 (13.92%) MVC
23 43 (13.61%) Windows
24 42 (13.29%) Physics
25 40 (12.66%) Algorithms
26 39 (12.34%) Linux
27 33 (10.44%) PHP
28 32 (10.13%) OOP
29 30 (9.49%) HTML5
30 25 (7.91%) PhD

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.95%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.32%) CMS
4 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.22%) iTunes
2 3 (0.95%) GitHub
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.63%) AMQP
1 2 (0.63%) DHCP
1 2 (0.63%) DNS
1 2 (0.63%) SNMP
2 1 (0.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.48%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.22%) MySQL
4 3 (0.95%) Big Data
4 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.32%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 15 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.58%) FitNesse
4 5 (1.58%) Mercurial
4 5 (1.58%) NUnit
4 5 (1.58%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.95%) Moq
5 3 (0.95%) MSTest
5 3 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.63%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.63%) JIRA
6 2 (0.63%) Maven
6 2 (0.63%) Selenium
7 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.32%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.32%) JUnit
7 1 (0.32%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.32%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (6.65%) Finance
2 20 (6.33%) Games
3 13 (4.11%) Retail
4 12 (3.80%) Banking
5 11 (3.48%) Automotive
6 7 (2.22%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.27%) Military
8 3 (0.95%) Legal
8 3 (0.95%) Local Government
8 3 (0.95%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.63%) Law
9 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (45.25%) .NET
2 84 (26.58%) XML
3 81 (25.63%) HTML
4 62 (19.62%) ASP.NET
5 59 (18.67%) CSS
6 30 (9.49%) HTML5
7 20 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (5.70%) jQuery
9 16 (5.06%) WCF
9 16 (5.06%) Web Services
10 14 (4.43%) WPF
11 11 (3.48%) Ajax
11 11 (3.48%) AngularJS
12 8 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (2.22%) Spring
14 6 (1.90%) CSS3
14 6 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (1.58%) Hibernate
15 5 (1.58%) MAPI
15 5 (1.58%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 215 (68.04%) Computer Science
2 136 (43.04%) Mathematics
3 42 (13.29%) Physics
4 40 (12.66%) Algorithms
5 21 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (6.33%) Mobile App
7 11 (3.48%) Data Structures
8 10 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.95%) iPad
10 1 (0.32%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.32%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.32%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.32%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.32%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.61%) Windows
2 39 (12.34%) Linux
3 18 (5.70%) Android
4 12 (3.80%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.27%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (36.71%) OO
2 101 (31.96%) SDLC
3 93 (29.43%) Software Engineering
4 66 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (13.92%) MVC
6 32 (10.13%) OOP
7 21 (6.65%) Web Development
8 19 (6.01%) Multithreading
9 17 (5.38%) TDD
10 16 (5.06%) Scrum
11 15 (4.75%) BDD
12 11 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (3.48%) Process Management
12 11 (3.48%) Waterfall
13 9 (2.85%) OOD
13 9 (2.85%) Software Testing
13 9 (2.85%) SOLID
14 8 (2.53%) Front End Development
14 8 (2.53%) Unit Testing
15 7 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 202 (63.92%) Java
2 176 (55.70%) C++
3 164 (51.90%) SQL
4 153 (48.42%) C#
5 76 (24.05%) JavaScript
6 51 (16.14%) Python
7 50 (15.82%) C
8 33 (10.44%) PHP
9 10 (3.16%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.85%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.90%) Delphi
12 5 (1.58%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.95%) Perl
13 3 (0.95%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.63%) ES6
14 2 (0.63%) F#
14 2 (0.63%) R
14 2 (0.63%) Ruby
14 2 (0.63%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 159 (50.32%) Degree
2 25 (7.91%) PhD
3 7 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.95%) HND
5 3 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB
7 1 (0.32%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (1.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 45 (14.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.38%) Oracle
3 6 (1.90%) Dell
3 6 (1.90%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.63%) LexisNexis
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe
5 1 (0.32%) IBM
5 1 (0.32%) Nintex
5 1 (0.32%) Progress
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Portsmouth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago