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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 713 707 753
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 157 147 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 147 139 119
Average salary £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-3.06% -2.00%
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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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 -6 49 £25,000 -1.96% 6
South West -8 37 £21,500 -4.44% 1
East of England -7 29 £27,500 -8.33% 8
East Midlands +7 19 £22,500 +12.50%
London -20 17 £26,000 -8.77% 6
Yorkshire -33 5 £20,000 -5.88%
West Midlands -14 1 - -
Graduate Software Engineer
UK

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 304 (98.38%) Software Engineering
2 216 (69.90%) Degree
3 210 (67.96%) Computer Science
4 159 (51.46%) C++
5 155 (50.16%) C#
6 135 (43.69%) Java
7 93 (30.10%) .NET
8 89 (28.80%) HTML
9 86 (27.83%) JavaScript
10 77 (24.92%) Linux
11 71 (22.98%) C
12 68 (22.01%) SQL Server
13 66 (21.36%) ASP.NET
14 65 (21.04%) Microsoft
15 56 (18.12%) CSS
15 56 (18.12%) OO
16 48 (15.53%) Finance
16 48 (15.53%) UNIX
17 44 (14.24%) Mathematics
18 38 (12.30%) Physics
18 38 (12.30%) Windows
19 37 (11.97%) MVC
20 32 (10.36%) MS Excel
21 30 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
21 30 (9.71%) Unit Testing
22 27 (8.74%) QA
23 25 (8.09%) Oracle
23 25 (8.09%) Ajax
24 23 (7.44%) HTML5
24 23 (7.44%) SQL

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 6 (1.94%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.32%) Node.js
4 1 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 32 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.65%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (5.18%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.12%) GitHub
2 3 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.91%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.97%) FTP
2 3 (0.97%) HTTP
2 3 (0.97%) Kerberos
2 3 (0.97%) LDAP
2 3 (0.97%) SSL
3 1 (0.32%) 4G
3 1 (0.32%) LTE
3 1 (0.32%) 3G
3 1 (0.32%) Firewall
3 1 (0.32%) Intranet
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (22.01%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.24%) MySQL
3 5 (1.62%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.97%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.32%) SQLite
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.32%) UniData
6 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (7.12%) Visual Studio
1 22 (7.12%) Hudson
2 21 (6.80%) Eclipse
3 20 (6.47%) Subversion
4 19 (6.15%) JDeveloper
5 17 (5.50%) Git (software)
6 16 (5.18%) Xcode
7 8 (2.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.94%) Selenium
9 5 (1.62%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.62%) Maven
9 5 (1.62%) LabVIEW
10 4 (1.29%) Ant
11 3 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.97%) JUnit
12 2 (0.65%) JIRA
12 2 (0.65%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.65%) JSUnit
12 2 (0.65%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.65%) jMock
General
1 48 (15.53%) Finance
2 21 (6.80%) Electronics
2 21 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.15%) Games
3 19 (6.15%) Military
4 17 (5.50%) Aerospace
5 12 (3.88%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.29%) Marketing
7 2 (0.65%) Automotive
7 2 (0.65%) Advertising
7 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (30.10%) .NET
2 89 (28.80%) HTML
3 66 (21.36%) ASP.NET
4 56 (18.12%) CSS
5 25 (8.09%) Ajax
6 23 (7.44%) HTML5
7 21 (6.80%) XML
8 20 (6.47%) J2EE
9 19 (6.15%) Oracle Fusion
9 19 (6.15%) Middleware
10 18 (5.83%) CSS3
11 12 (3.88%) Spring
12 11 (3.56%) XSD
13 10 (3.24%) Hibernate
14 9 (2.91%) jQuery
14 9 (2.91%) DirectX
14 9 (2.91%) STL
15 8 (2.59%) Qt
16 7 (2.27%) Web Services
16 7 (2.27%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 210 (67.96%) Computer Science
2 44 (14.24%) Mathematics
3 38 (12.30%) Physics
4 11 (3.56%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.59%) Open Source
5 8 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.94%) Firmware
6 6 (1.94%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.62%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.29%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.29%) Robotics
9 3 (0.97%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.65%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.65%) DTV
10 2 (0.65%) Statistics
10 2 (0.65%) Social Media
11 1 (0.32%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 77 (24.92%) Linux
2 48 (15.53%) UNIX
3 38 (12.30%) Windows
4 6 (1.94%) Android
5 5 (1.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (98.38%) Software Engineering
2 56 (18.12%) OO
3 37 (11.97%) MVC
4 30 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (9.71%) Unit Testing
5 22 (7.12%) TDD
6 21 (6.80%) OOP
7 19 (6.15%) OOD
7 19 (6.15%) SOA
7 19 (6.15%) Scrum
8 12 (3.88%) UML
9 11 (3.56%) Web Development
9 11 (3.56%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (1.94%) Computer Architecture
10 6 (1.94%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (1.62%) Web Application Development
11 5 (1.62%) Android Development
11 5 (1.62%) iOS Development
11 5 (1.62%) Pair Programming
11 5 (1.62%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 159 (51.46%) C++
2 155 (50.16%) C#
3 135 (43.69%) Java
4 86 (27.83%) JavaScript
5 71 (22.98%) C
6 23 (7.44%) SQL
7 21 (6.80%) VB.NET
8 17 (5.50%) Objective-C
9 15 (4.85%) PHP
10 13 (4.21%) Python
11 10 (3.24%) VB
11 10 (3.24%) Ada
12 9 (2.91%) Perl
13 5 (1.62%) VC++
13 5 (1.62%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.29%) VBA
14 4 (1.29%) Lua
15 3 (0.97%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.97%) Ruby
15 3 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 216 (69.90%) Degree
2 11 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.59%) PhD
4 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) HND
4 1 (0.32%) CCNA
4 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.74%) QA
2 19 (6.15%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.29%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.97%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.97%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (0.97%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (21.04%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.09%) Oracle
3 4 (1.29%) TOWER Software
3 4 (1.29%) Perforce
4 3 (0.97%) SAP
5 2 (0.65%) hybris
5 2 (0.65%) Coverity
6 1 (0.32%) Wind River
6 1 (0.32%) Huawei
6 1 (0.32%) MKS
6 1 (0.32%) BT
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension, healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Loughton, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training and Career Progression!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, health/,shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £26k - 33k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens - bonus, flexi time, more
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: Up to £22K + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 per year
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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