The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 727 784 703
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -81
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 139 80 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.078% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.083% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 120 76 145
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Graduate Software Engineer
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer across the England region.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in England

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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 +56 58 £25,000 - 6
East of England -6 39 £27,500 +22.22% 7
South West +4 27 £21,500 +2.38% 4
London +18 12 £26,000 -3.70% 1
North West - 2 £29,250 -
East Midlands +28 1 £22,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 - 2
Graduate Software Engineer
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Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 273 (97.85%) Software Engineering
2 193 (69.18%) Computer Science
3 192 (68.82%) Degree
4 149 (53.41%) C++
5 118 (42.29%) C#
6 107 (38.35%) Java
7 83 (29.75%) Linux
8 77 (27.60%) HTML
9 76 (27.24%) .NET
9 76 (27.24%) C
10 73 (26.16%) JavaScript
11 66 (23.66%) OO
12 59 (21.15%) SQL Server
13 49 (17.56%) ASP.NET
14 48 (17.20%) Microsoft
15 47 (16.85%) Mathematics
16 39 (13.98%) Physics
16 39 (13.98%) Finance
16 39 (13.98%) SQL
16 39 (13.98%) UNIX
17 36 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
18 35 (12.54%) PHP
19 34 (12.19%) Unit Testing
20 33 (11.83%) Windows
21 30 (10.75%) QA
22 29 (10.39%) CSS
23 28 (10.04%) OOA/OOD
24 27 (9.68%) Visual Studio
25 26 (9.32%) Python
26 25 (8.96%) OOD

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.15%) Apache
2 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.36%) Drupal
3 1 (0.36%) Liferay
Applications
1 25 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.72%) Simulink
2 2 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.66%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (3.58%) GitHub
3 3 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.36%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.58%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.23%) Internet
3 7 (2.51%) LDAP
3 7 (2.51%) FTP
3 7 (2.51%) HTTP
3 7 (2.51%) Kerberos
3 7 (2.51%) Wireless
4 3 (1.08%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 2 (0.72%) DHCP
5 2 (0.72%) DNS
6 1 (0.36%) 3G
6 1 (0.36%) LTE
6 1 (0.36%) 4G
6 1 (0.36%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.17%) MySQL
3 7 (2.51%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.15%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.15%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.72%) UniData
7 1 (0.36%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 27 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.94%) JUnit
3 5 (1.79%) Selenium
4 4 (1.43%) FitNesse
4 4 (1.43%) jMock
4 4 (1.43%) JSUnit
4 4 (1.43%) WebDriver
4 4 (1.43%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.43%) JIRA
5 3 (1.08%) LabVIEW
5 3 (1.08%) Subversion
5 3 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.72%) Maven
7 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.36%) Ant
7 1 (0.36%) Mockito
7 1 (0.36%) Hudson
7 1 (0.36%) CMake
7 1 (0.36%) Gradle
7 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (13.98%) Finance
2 22 (7.89%) Electronics
3 21 (7.53%) Games
4 13 (4.66%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.66%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.94%) Marketing
6 4 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.08%) Automotive
7 3 (1.08%) Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Avionics
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (27.60%) HTML
2 76 (27.24%) .NET
3 49 (17.56%) ASP.NET
4 29 (10.39%) CSS
5 25 (8.96%) XML
6 24 (8.60%) Ajax
7 17 (6.09%) WCF
7 17 (6.09%) Qt
7 17 (6.09%) HTML5
8 15 (5.38%) WPF
9 14 (5.02%) J2EE
10 13 (4.66%) STL
11 12 (4.30%) OpenGL
12 11 (3.94%) DirectX
12 11 (3.94%) LAMP
12 11 (3.94%) Servlets
13 10 (3.58%) WinForms
14 8 (2.87%) Spring
15 7 (2.51%) JSF
15 7 (2.51%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 193 (69.18%) Computer Science
2 47 (16.85%) Mathematics
3 39 (13.98%) Physics
4 24 (8.60%) Algorithms
5 22 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (5.02%) Open Source
7 10 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.23%) User Experience
9 8 (2.87%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (2.51%) Internet of Things
10 7 (2.51%) Data Structures
11 6 (2.15%) GIS
11 6 (2.15%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (2.15%) Robotics
12 5 (1.79%) Smartphone
13 3 (1.08%) Mechatronics
13 3 (1.08%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.08%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
15 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 83 (29.75%) Linux
2 39 (13.98%) UNIX
3 33 (11.83%) Windows
4 4 (1.43%) Android
5 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (97.85%) Software Engineering
2 66 (23.66%) OO
3 36 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (12.19%) Unit Testing
5 28 (10.04%) OOA/OOD
6 25 (8.96%) OOD
7 24 (8.60%) Web Development
8 22 (7.89%) UML
8 22 (7.89%) MVC
9 10 (3.58%) OOP
10 8 (2.87%) TDD
11 7 (2.51%) Data Modelling
11 7 (2.51%) Data Analysis
11 7 (2.51%) Project Management
11 7 (2.51%) Software Testing
11 7 (2.51%) Test Automation
11 7 (2.51%) Web Application Development
12 6 (2.15%) Computer Architecture
12 6 (2.15%) Multithreading
12 6 (2.15%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 149 (53.41%) C++
2 118 (42.29%) C#
3 107 (38.35%) Java
4 76 (27.24%) C
5 73 (26.16%) JavaScript
6 39 (13.98%) SQL
7 35 (12.54%) PHP
8 26 (9.32%) Python
9 19 (6.81%) VB.NET
10 10 (3.58%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.87%) Perl
11 8 (2.87%) VC++
12 7 (2.51%) Embedded C
13 6 (2.15%) VB
13 6 (2.15%) Ruby
14 5 (1.79%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.08%) Lua
15 3 (1.08%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.08%) VBA
16 2 (0.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 192 (68.82%) Degree
2 15 (5.38%) PhD
3 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) HND
5 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.75%) QA
2 19 (6.81%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.72%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.36%) JTAG
4 1 (0.36%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 7 (2.51%) NFS
2 6 (2.15%) Firmware
Vendors
1 48 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.23%) Oracle
3 5 (1.79%) Perforce
3 5 (1.79%) Google
4 4 (1.43%) HP
5 2 (0.72%) CA
5 2 (0.72%) Apple
5 2 (0.72%) VMware
5 2 (0.72%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.36%) Coverity
6 1 (0.36%) SAP
6 1 (0.36%) IBM
6 1 (0.36%) MKS
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