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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 718 687 646
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 159 200 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 139 189 190
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £20,425
10% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,750 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -11 43 £22,500 -10.00% 5
South West +3 27 £24,000 +11.62%
East of England +1 25 £24,000 +9.09% 2
London -14 22 £28,500 - 4
West Midlands +8 15 £23,250 +9.41% 2
North West -22 10 £25,000 +13.63% 3
East Midlands +2 9 £22,500 -21.05%
Yorkshire -12 6 £23,000 +4.54% 2
North East -4 3 £21,000 - 3
Graduate Software Developer
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Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 193 (61.08%) C#
2 179 (56.65%) Degree
3 178 (56.33%) .NET
4 171 (54.11%) HTML
5 149 (47.15%) Computer Science
6 143 (45.25%) Java
6 143 (45.25%) SQL
7 142 (44.94%) JavaScript
8 104 (32.91%) SQL Server
9 102 (32.28%) C++
10 100 (31.65%) CSS
11 99 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
12 92 (29.11%) Software Engineering
13 69 (21.84%) Microsoft
14 66 (20.89%) ASP.NET
15 61 (19.30%) OO
16 58 (18.35%) jQuery
17 54 (17.09%) PHP
18 43 (13.61%) SDLC
19 42 (13.29%) Oracle
20 41 (12.97%) MVC
21 40 (12.66%) HTML5
22 38 (12.03%) Mathematics
22 38 (12.03%) Finance
23 37 (11.71%) Visual Studio
24 35 (11.08%) VB.NET
25 32 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
26 31 (9.81%) TDD
27 30 (9.49%) XML
28 28 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 22 (6.96%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.90%) IIS
3 2 (0.63%) Apache
3 2 (0.63%) CMS
3 2 (0.63%) Node.js
4 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.32%) SAS
4 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 22 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.58%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.32%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.95%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) Extranet
3 1 (0.32%) DNS
3 1 (0.32%) SSL
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (32.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.38%) MySQL
2 17 (5.38%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.43%) RDBMS
4 12 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.90%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.58%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.27%) SQLite
9 3 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.32%) Big Data
10 1 (0.32%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 37 (11.71%) Visual Studio
2 28 (8.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.22%) Selenium
5 5 (1.58%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.58%) NUnit
6 4 (1.27%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (0.63%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.32%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.32%) Subversion
8 1 (0.32%) Maven
8 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 38 (12.03%) Finance
2 28 (8.86%) Games
3 23 (7.28%) Retail
4 18 (5.70%) Banking
5 7 (2.22%) Advertising
6 4 (1.27%) Legal
7 3 (0.95%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (56.33%) .NET
2 171 (54.11%) HTML
3 100 (31.65%) CSS
4 66 (20.89%) ASP.NET
5 58 (18.35%) jQuery
6 40 (12.66%) HTML5
7 30 (9.49%) XML
8 22 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (6.33%) AngularJS
10 16 (5.06%) .NET Framework
11 13 (4.11%) WCF
11 13 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (3.80%) CSS3
13 11 (3.48%) XSLT
14 10 (3.16%) WinForms
15 9 (2.85%) Ajax
15 9 (2.85%) WPF
15 9 (2.85%) WebSockets
16 8 (2.53%) XSL
16 8 (2.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 149 (47.15%) Computer Science
2 38 (12.03%) Mathematics
3 32 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.65%) Mobile App
5 16 (5.06%) Physics
6 12 (3.80%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.90%) Semantic Web
7 6 (1.90%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.58%) Social Media
9 4 (1.27%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.27%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.27%) Animation
10 2 (0.63%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.63%) NHS
10 2 (0.63%) Informatics
10 2 (0.63%) User Experience
11 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.32%) Social Gaming
11 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.86%) Windows
2 24 (7.59%) Linux
3 15 (4.75%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.80%) Android
5 6 (1.90%) UNIX
6 3 (0.95%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (29.11%) Software Engineering
3 61 (19.30%) OO
4 43 (13.61%) SDLC
5 41 (12.97%) MVC
6 31 (9.81%) TDD
7 28 (8.86%) OOP
8 19 (6.01%) E-Commerce
9 17 (5.38%) Process Management
9 17 (5.38%) Waterfall
9 17 (5.38%) BDD
10 16 (5.06%) Scrum
11 12 (3.80%) Mentoring
12 11 (3.48%) Multithreading
13 10 (3.16%) Android Development
14 9 (2.85%) Coaching
14 9 (2.85%) Web Development
15 8 (2.53%) iOS Development
15 8 (2.53%) OOD
16 7 (2.22%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 193 (61.08%) C#
2 143 (45.25%) Java
2 143 (45.25%) SQL
3 142 (44.94%) JavaScript
4 102 (32.28%) C++
5 54 (17.09%) PHP
6 35 (11.08%) VB.NET
7 25 (7.91%) Python
8 23 (7.28%) VB
9 17 (5.38%) C
10 13 (4.11%) Perl
11 12 (3.80%) T-SQL
11 12 (3.80%) VB6
12 8 (2.53%) Ruby
13 7 (2.22%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.90%) Tcl
14 6 (1.90%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.58%) Go
15 5 (1.58%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.27%) AWK
Qualifications
1 179 (56.65%) Degree
2 20 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.90%) PhD
4 4 (1.27%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) HL7
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Docker
Vendors
1 69 (21.84%) Microsoft
2 42 (13.29%) Oracle
3 12 (3.80%) Capita
4 5 (1.58%) Apple
5 4 (1.27%) Google
5 4 (1.27%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.63%) Zend
7 1 (0.32%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000.00 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 16 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 24k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita IT Professional Services
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £24,000 - £26,000
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £21k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Gateshead
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £21k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago