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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 684 729 720
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 187 162 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 171 146 128
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,250
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.03%
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
96625 103520 96055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.49% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80799 85380 80363
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
South East +28 63 £25,000 +2.04% 5
South West -15 38 £23,500 +4.44% 1
East of England +6 35 £25,000 -9.09% 5
London +29 15 £26,000 - 5
Yorkshire +12 14 £19,000 -5.00%
West Midlands +1 14 £25,000 -9.09%
North West - 6 £22,500 -
East Midlands -17 2 £23,500 +4.44% 3
North East - 2 £22,250 -
Graduate Software Engineer
UK

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 290 (91.77%) Software Engineering
2 200 (63.29%) Degree
3 182 (57.59%) C++
4 175 (55.38%) Java
5 174 (55.06%) Computer Science
6 144 (45.57%) C#
7 112 (35.44%) .NET
8 105 (33.23%) C
8 105 (33.23%) HTML
9 88 (27.85%) JavaScript
10 84 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
11 77 (24.37%) Linux
12 62 (19.62%) Mathematics
13 57 (18.04%) OO
13 57 (18.04%) OOD
13 57 (18.04%) SQL
14 47 (14.87%) SQL Server
15 45 (14.24%) Python
16 44 (13.92%) ASP.NET
17 43 (13.61%) TDD
18 38 (12.03%) Microsoft
19 36 (11.39%) Electronics
19 36 (11.39%) CSS
20 35 (11.08%) HTML5
21 30 (9.49%) MySQL
22 29 (9.18%) Windows
23 28 (8.86%) Web Services
23 28 (8.86%) Algorithms
24 27 (8.54%) UNIX
24 27 (8.54%) Scrum

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 20 (6.33%) Apache
2 7 (2.22%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.90%) Mule
3 6 (1.90%) OpenStack
3 6 (1.90%) Mule ESB
4 4 (1.27%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.27%) JBoss
5 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) HFM
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.58%) GitHub
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.48%) LDAP
2 7 (2.22%) GSM
2 7 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (1.90%) HTTP
3 6 (1.90%) UMTS
4 5 (1.58%) GPRS
4 5 (1.58%) Kerberos
4 5 (1.58%) FTP
5 4 (1.27%) NFC
5 4 (1.27%) DVB
5 4 (1.27%) Bluetooth
5 4 (1.27%) VoIP
5 4 (1.27%) WLAN
6 2 (0.63%) WAN
6 2 (0.63%) RTP
6 2 (0.63%) RANAP
6 2 (0.63%) LAN
6 2 (0.63%) LTE
6 2 (0.63%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.87%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.49%) MySQL
3 8 (2.53%) MongoDB
3 8 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.27%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.95%) Big Data
6 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.63%) CouchDB
7 2 (0.63%) RavenDB
7 2 (0.63%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.32%) UniData
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (5.06%) Selenium
2 13 (4.11%) JUnit
3 11 (3.48%) FitNesse
4 9 (2.85%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.85%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.90%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.58%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.58%) Subversion
7 4 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (1.27%) Eclipse RCP
8 3 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.95%) NUnit
9 2 (0.63%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.63%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.32%) NetBeans
General
1 36 (11.39%) Electronics
2 26 (8.23%) Retail
3 21 (6.65%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.70%) Games
5 13 (4.11%) Finance
6 12 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.85%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.58%) Automotive
8 5 (1.58%) Military
8 5 (1.58%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.27%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.63%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.32%) Marketing
11 1 (0.32%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (35.44%) .NET
2 105 (33.23%) HTML
3 44 (13.92%) ASP.NET
4 36 (11.39%) CSS
5 35 (11.08%) HTML5
6 28 (8.86%) Web Services
7 26 (8.23%) jQuery
8 25 (7.91%) WPF
9 19 (6.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (6.01%) Spring
10 18 (5.70%) XML
11 15 (4.75%) Ajax
12 13 (4.11%) Java EE
13 12 (3.80%) Apache Flex
14 11 (3.48%) Apache CXF
14 11 (3.48%) CSS3
14 11 (3.48%) Apache Camel
14 11 (3.48%) MFC
15 10 (3.16%) JSP
15 10 (3.16%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 174 (55.06%) Computer Science
2 62 (19.62%) Mathematics
3 28 (8.86%) Algorithms
4 27 (8.54%) Physics
5 17 (5.38%) Mechatronics
6 16 (5.06%) Robotics
7 13 (4.11%) GIS
8 12 (3.80%) NHS
9 10 (3.16%) User Experience
10 9 (2.85%) Data Structures
10 9 (2.85%) iPhone
11 7 (2.22%) Fat Client
11 7 (2.22%) Thin Client
11 7 (2.22%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.90%) Artificial Intelligence
12 6 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (1.58%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (1.27%) Mobile App
14 4 (1.27%) MPEG
15 1 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 77 (24.37%) Linux
2 29 (9.18%) Windows
3 27 (8.54%) UNIX
4 11 (3.48%) Android
5 6 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (1.58%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.58%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.27%) Nucleus RTOS
7 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.27%) Solaris
8 3 (0.95%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (91.77%) Software Engineering
2 84 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (18.04%) OO
3 57 (18.04%) OOD
4 43 (13.61%) TDD
5 27 (8.54%) Scrum
6 24 (7.59%) OOP
7 23 (7.28%) Web Development
8 18 (5.70%) Unit Testing
9 17 (5.38%) SDLC
9 17 (5.38%) Project Management
10 15 (4.75%) UML
11 14 (4.43%) Mentoring
11 14 (4.43%) Multithreading
12 13 (4.11%) Open Source
12 13 (4.11%) Data Analysis
13 12 (3.80%) Test Automation
14 11 (3.48%) Procedural Programming
14 11 (3.48%) Product Management
14 11 (3.48%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 182 (57.59%) C++
2 175 (55.38%) Java
3 144 (45.57%) C#
4 105 (33.23%) C
5 88 (27.85%) JavaScript
6 57 (18.04%) SQL
7 45 (14.24%) Python
8 20 (6.33%) PHP
9 13 (4.11%) VB.NET
10 10 (3.16%) MATLAB
11 7 (2.22%) Scala
12 6 (1.90%) VB
12 6 (1.90%) Embedded C
13 5 (1.58%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.58%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.58%) VB6
14 4 (1.27%) Ruby
14 4 (1.27%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.95%) Embedded C++
15 3 (0.95%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 200 (63.29%) Degree
2 20 (6.33%) PhD
2 20 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.48%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (2.22%) Firmware
2 5 (1.58%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) Puppet
1 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.70%) Oracle
3 4 (1.27%) Symbian
3 4 (1.27%) Red Hat
4 2 (0.63%) Progress
4 2 (0.63%) Google
5 1 (0.32%) SAP
5 1 (0.32%) Apple
5 1 (0.32%) BT
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