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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 738 760 750
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 129 133 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 126 119 107
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £28,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
98068 105382 98299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.59% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81012 86409 82717
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
East of England +54 44 £27,500 +10.00% 11
South East -12 40 £26,500 +6.00% 5
South West -7 25 £21,500 -14.00% 5
London +33 11 £29,000 +8.41% 1
Yorkshire +8 5 £20,000 -
North West +13 1 £25,000 -9.09% 1
East Midlands -8 1 £22,500 +18.42%
West Midlands -21 1 £25,000 - 1
North East - 1 £22,500 -
Graduate Software Engineer
UK

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 243 (94.92%) Software Engineering
2 195 (76.17%) Degree
3 161 (62.89%) Computer Science
4 153 (59.77%) C++
5 101 (39.45%) C
6 100 (39.06%) C#
6 100 (39.06%) Java
7 75 (29.30%) .NET
8 71 (27.73%) Linux
9 67 (26.17%) Mathematics
10 54 (21.09%) OO
10 54 (21.09%) OOD
11 52 (20.31%) JavaScript
11 52 (20.31%) HTML
12 50 (19.53%) Python
13 39 (15.23%) Electronics
14 38 (14.84%) Web Development
15 35 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (12.89%) SQL Server
17 31 (12.11%) SQL
18 30 (11.72%) Microsoft
19 28 (10.94%) MySQL
19 28 (10.94%) ASP.NET
19 28 (10.94%) Algorithms
20 27 (10.55%) UNIX
21 25 (9.77%) Windows
22 23 (8.98%) CSS
23 22 (8.59%) PhD
24 21 (8.20%) Mechatronics
25 20 (7.81%) Unit Testing

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 16 (6.25%) Apache
2 6 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.39%) Mule ESB
3 1 (0.39%) Mule
3 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.39%) Liferay
3 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.39%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.78%) SaaS
3 2 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.08%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.69%) HTTP
2 12 (4.69%) LDAP
3 11 (4.30%) Kerberos
3 11 (4.30%) FTP
4 4 (1.56%) Internet
5 3 (1.17%) Wireless
6 1 (0.39%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (0.39%) GPRS
6 1 (0.39%) GSM
6 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.89%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.94%) MySQL
3 4 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.39%) Hyperion Smart View
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (5.47%) JUnit
2 11 (4.30%) Selenium
2 11 (4.30%) FitNesse
3 6 (2.34%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.39%) Subversion
5 1 (0.39%) Maven
5 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.39%) Mockito
5 1 (0.39%) Trac
5 1 (0.39%) Gradle
5 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.39%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.39%) PEAR
5 1 (0.39%) Bugzilla
General
1 39 (15.23%) Electronics
2 16 (6.25%) Finance
3 13 (5.08%) Retail
4 9 (3.52%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.73%) Games
6 5 (1.95%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.56%) Marketing
8 2 (0.78%) Military
8 2 (0.78%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.39%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (29.30%) .NET
2 52 (20.31%) HTML
3 28 (10.94%) ASP.NET
4 23 (8.98%) CSS
5 20 (7.81%) Web Services
6 19 (7.42%) WCF
6 19 (7.42%) WPF
6 19 (7.42%) Ajax
7 16 (6.25%) HTML5
8 15 (5.86%) Spring
8 15 (5.86%) JSP
8 15 (5.86%) Servlets
9 13 (5.08%) J2EE
10 12 (4.69%) Java EE
11 11 (4.30%) Apache Camel
11 11 (4.30%) Apache CXF
12 9 (3.52%) XML
13 7 (2.73%) jQuery
13 7 (2.73%) .NET Framework
14 3 (1.17%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 161 (62.89%) Computer Science
2 67 (26.17%) Mathematics
3 28 (10.94%) Algorithms
4 21 (8.20%) Mechatronics
5 19 (7.42%) Robotics
6 16 (6.25%) GIS
7 14 (5.47%) Physics
8 11 (4.30%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (2.73%) User Experience
10 6 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.95%) iPhone
12 4 (1.56%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.56%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.17%) Internet of Things
13 3 (1.17%) Kindle
13 3 (1.17%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.78%) Hedge funds
15 1 (0.39%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 71 (27.73%) Linux
2 27 (10.55%) UNIX
3 25 (9.77%) Windows
4 2 (0.78%) Android
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (94.92%) Software Engineering
2 54 (21.09%) OO
2 54 (21.09%) OOD
3 38 (14.84%) Web Development
4 35 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (7.81%) Unit Testing
5 20 (7.81%) UML
6 19 (7.42%) Project Management
7 17 (6.64%) Data Analysis
7 17 (6.64%) Test Automation
8 16 (6.25%) TDD
9 14 (5.47%) OOP
10 13 (5.08%) Scrum
11 11 (4.30%) Product Management
11 11 (4.30%) Procedural Programming
12 7 (2.73%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (2.73%) MVC
13 6 (2.34%) Line Management
13 6 (2.34%) Software Testing
14 4 (1.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 153 (59.77%) C++
2 101 (39.45%) C
3 100 (39.06%) C#
3 100 (39.06%) Java
4 52 (20.31%) JavaScript
5 50 (19.53%) Python
6 31 (12.11%) SQL
7 16 (6.25%) MATLAB
8 12 (4.69%) VB.NET
8 12 (4.69%) PHP
9 6 (2.34%) Perl
9 6 (2.34%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.56%) Embedded C
10 4 (1.56%) VB
11 3 (1.17%) VB6
11 3 (1.17%) Scala
11 3 (1.17%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.39%) Ruby
12 1 (0.39%) VBA
12 1 (0.39%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 195 (76.17%) Degree
2 22 (8.59%) PhD
3 8 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.78%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.08%) QA
2 6 (2.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (4.30%) NFS
2 7 (2.73%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.17%) Google
2 3 (1.17%) Oracle
3 2 (0.78%) Progress
3 2 (0.78%) Coverity
4 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.39%) Ektron
4 1 (0.39%) IBM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP
4 1 (0.39%) CA
4 1 (0.39%) HP
4 1 (0.39%) BT
4 1 (0.39%) VMware
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Connectus
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TEOCO
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago