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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 780 751 748
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 129 178 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 114 157 144
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -5 45 £25,000 +6.38% 6
London +10 23 £28,500 -5.00% 8
East of England -6 21 £20,500 -8.88%
South West -5 16 £22,500 +4.65% 2
West Midlands -19 16 £24,000 +20.00% 3
North West +24 5 £25,500 +6.25% 1
Yorkshire -11 2 £22,000 -2.22% 2
East Midlands 0 1 £20,000 -6.97%
Graduate Software Developer
UK

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 177 (58.42%) Java
2 174 (57.43%) Computer Science
3 165 (54.46%) C#
4 158 (52.15%) Degree
5 141 (46.53%) SQL
6 138 (45.54%) HTML
7 137 (45.21%) .NET
8 120 (39.60%) Software Engineering
9 119 (39.27%) JavaScript
10 117 (38.61%) C++
11 90 (29.70%) CSS
12 78 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
13 64 (21.12%) ASP.NET
14 57 (18.81%) Windows
14 57 (18.81%) Mathematics
15 56 (18.48%) SQL Server
16 55 (18.15%) Microsoft
17 51 (16.83%) Linux
18 50 (16.50%) OO
19 49 (16.17%) XML
20 46 (15.18%) PHP
21 45 (14.85%) C
22 43 (14.19%) HTML5
22 43 (14.19%) Apple iOS
23 41 (13.53%) Finance
24 37 (12.21%) Android
24 37 (12.21%) Mobile App
25 35 (11.55%) AngularJS
26 33 (10.89%) MySQL
27 32 (10.56%) jQuery

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.99%) Facebook Platform
2 3 (0.99%) IIS
2 3 (0.99%) Node.js
3 2 (0.66%) ColdFusion
3 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.33%) JBoss
4 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.97%) SaaS
2 7 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.65%) GitHub
4 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.28%) HTTP
2 14 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.89%) MySQL
3 16 (5.28%) Oracle Database
4 15 (4.95%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (1.98%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.33%) Big Data
11 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (8.25%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.29%) Selenium
3 11 (3.63%) Eclipse
4 10 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.64%) NUnit
6 6 (1.98%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.98%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.65%) CruiseControl
7 5 (1.65%) JIRA
8 4 (1.32%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.32%) JUnit
9 3 (0.99%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.99%) FitNesse
9 3 (0.99%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.99%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.99%) Moq
9 3 (0.99%) MSTest
9 3 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.66%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.66%) Subversion
General
1 41 (13.53%) Finance
2 16 (5.28%) Banking
3 13 (4.29%) Games
4 9 (2.97%) Retail
5 8 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.32%) Back Office
8 3 (0.99%) Electronics
8 3 (0.99%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.99%) Marketing
9 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.66%) Front Office
10 1 (0.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (45.54%) HTML
2 137 (45.21%) .NET
3 90 (29.70%) CSS
4 64 (21.12%) ASP.NET
5 49 (16.17%) XML
6 43 (14.19%) HTML5
7 35 (11.55%) AngularJS
8 32 (10.56%) jQuery
9 30 (9.90%) Web Services
10 24 (7.92%) CSS3
11 19 (6.27%) .NET Framework
12 15 (4.95%) Ajax
13 13 (4.29%) JSF
14 11 (3.63%) Qt
14 11 (3.63%) WebSockets
15 10 (3.30%) J2EE
15 10 (3.30%) Spring
16 9 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (2.97%) Hibernate
16 9 (2.97%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 174 (57.43%) Computer Science
2 57 (18.81%) Mathematics
3 37 (12.21%) Mobile App
4 23 (7.59%) Algorithms
5 21 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (5.61%) Data Structures
7 14 (4.62%) Physics
8 5 (1.65%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.65%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.32%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.32%) Tandem
10 3 (0.99%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.99%) User Experience
11 2 (0.66%) CUDA
11 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.66%) Fintech
11 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (18.81%) Windows
2 51 (16.83%) Linux
3 43 (14.19%) Apple iOS
4 37 (12.21%) Android
5 13 (4.29%) Oracle Linux
6 11 (3.63%) Unix
7 10 (3.30%) Windows Mobile
8 9 (2.97%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (39.60%) Software Engineering
2 78 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (16.50%) OO
4 31 (10.23%) SDLC
5 23 (7.59%) MVC
6 22 (7.26%) Mobile Application Development
7 21 (6.93%) Web Design
7 21 (6.93%) Web Development
8 20 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (6.60%) OOP
9 14 (4.62%) E-Commerce
10 13 (4.29%) Analytics
10 13 (4.29%) Data Analytics
10 13 (4.29%) Database Theory
10 13 (4.29%) TDD
11 10 (3.30%) BDD
11 10 (3.30%) UML
12 9 (2.97%) Mobile Development
12 9 (2.97%) Process Management
12 9 (2.97%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 177 (58.42%) Java
2 165 (54.46%) C#
3 141 (46.53%) SQL
4 119 (39.27%) JavaScript
5 117 (38.61%) C++
6 46 (15.18%) PHP
7 45 (14.85%) C
8 29 (9.57%) Python
9 27 (8.91%) T-SQL
10 23 (7.59%) Objective-C
10 23 (7.59%) VB.NET
11 17 (5.61%) PL/SQL
12 14 (4.62%) VB
13 13 (4.29%) XPath
14 10 (3.30%) Perl
14 10 (3.30%) Ruby
15 8 (2.64%) Go
16 6 (1.98%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.98%) VB6
17 5 (1.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 158 (52.15%) Degree
2 10 (3.30%) HNC
2 10 (3.30%) HND
2 10 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.64%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.98%) MCSD
4 6 (1.98%) PhD
5 5 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.32%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.99%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.66%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.29%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (6.27%) Firmware
2 2 (0.66%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 55 (18.15%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.90%) Oracle
3 7 (2.31%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.65%) Google
4 5 (1.65%) SAP
5 3 (0.99%) DevExpress
5 3 (0.99%) Facebook
5 3 (0.99%) Sophos
5 3 (0.99%) Sybase
6 2 (0.66%) Capita
6 2 (0.66%) Sencha
7 1 (0.33%) Apple
7 1 (0.33%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.33%) Cognos
7 1 (0.33%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.33%) Nintex
7 1 (0.33%) Reuters
7 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £24000 - £180000 per annum + Benefits
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