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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 827 799 831
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 104 137 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 102 133 134
Average salary £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £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
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +42 51 £26,500 - 10
London +13 20 £35,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands - 11 £24,000 - 2
East of England -24 9 £32,000 +16.36% 10
South West -20 7 £27,500 +27.90% 2
North West +15 1 £23,500 -6.00% 1
Yorkshire +10 1 £18,500 -7.50%
East Midlands -4 1 £22,500 - 1
Graduate Software Engineer
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Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 240 (99.17%) Software Engineering
2 191 (78.93%) Degree
3 168 (69.42%) Java
4 164 (67.77%) C++
5 149 (61.57%) Computer Science
6 134 (55.37%) C#
7 78 (32.23%) C
8 72 (29.75%) Python
9 64 (26.45%) JavaScript
10 62 (25.62%) Mathematics
11 60 (24.79%) SQL
12 55 (22.73%) HTML
12 55 (22.73%) .NET
13 48 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (18.60%) Linux
15 43 (17.77%) Physics
16 39 (16.12%) OO
17 34 (14.05%) UML
18 33 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (13.64%) Web Development
19 32 (13.22%) Scrum
19 32 (13.22%) OOP
19 32 (13.22%) Web Services
19 32 (13.22%) MySQL
20 30 (12.40%) Windows
21 25 (10.33%) SDLC
22 24 (9.92%) ASP.NET
23 22 (9.09%) CSS
24 20 (8.26%) Android
24 20 (8.26%) Mentoring

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (7.44%) Apache
2 8 (3.31%) JBoss
3 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.41%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) PaaS
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.13%) FTP
2 10 (4.13%) HTTP
2 10 (4.13%) Kerberos
2 10 (4.13%) LDAP
3 4 (1.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.41%) Modbus
4 1 (0.41%) RS-232
4 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.22%) MySQL
2 17 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.61%) GIS
4 11 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.31%) Hadoop
5 8 (3.31%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.31%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.24%) Big Data
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.13%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.31%) Cucumber
2 8 (3.31%) JIRA
2 8 (3.31%) JUnit
2 8 (3.31%) Selenium
3 3 (1.24%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.24%) Subversion
4 2 (0.83%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.41%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (6.20%) Aerospace
2 14 (5.79%) Front Office
3 12 (4.96%) Games
4 10 (4.13%) Finance
5 5 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.65%) Electronics
7 2 (0.83%) Automotive
7 2 (0.83%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (22.73%) .NET
1 55 (22.73%) HTML
2 32 (13.22%) Web Services
3 24 (9.92%) ASP.NET
4 22 (9.09%) CSS
5 19 (7.85%) Ajax
6 18 (7.44%) jQuery
7 17 (7.02%) JSP
8 16 (6.61%) Servlets
9 12 (4.96%) Hibernate
9 12 (4.96%) HTML5
9 12 (4.96%) MFC
9 12 (4.96%) WPF
10 11 (4.55%) WinForms
11 10 (4.13%) AngularJS
11 10 (4.13%) J2EE
12 9 (3.72%) XML
13 8 (3.31%) EJB
13 8 (3.31%) JSF
13 8 (3.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 149 (61.57%) Computer Science
2 62 (25.62%) Mathematics
3 43 (17.77%) Physics
4 33 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (8.26%) Artificial Intelligence
6 18 (7.44%) Fat Client
6 18 (7.44%) Thin Client
7 13 (5.37%) Hedge funds
8 11 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (4.55%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.65%) Tandem
10 3 (1.24%) Chemistry
11 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.83%) Contactless
11 2 (0.83%) NHS
11 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.60%) Linux
2 30 (12.40%) Windows
3 20 (8.26%) Android
3 20 (8.26%) Apple iOS
4 15 (6.20%) Unix
5 5 (2.07%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.41%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (99.17%) Software Engineering
2 48 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (16.12%) OO
4 34 (14.05%) UML
5 33 (13.64%) Web Development
6 32 (13.22%) OOP
6 32 (13.22%) Scrum
7 25 (10.33%) SDLC
8 20 (8.26%) Mentoring
9 13 (5.37%) CMMI
9 13 (5.37%) MVC
9 13 (5.37%) Software Delivery
10 11 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
10 11 (4.55%) SOA
11 9 (3.72%) TDD
12 8 (3.31%) Extreme Programming
12 8 (3.31%) Multithreading
12 8 (3.31%) Open Source
13 7 (2.89%) OOD
14 6 (2.48%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 168 (69.42%) Java
2 164 (67.77%) C++
3 134 (55.37%) C#
4 78 (32.23%) C
5 72 (29.75%) Python
6 64 (26.45%) JavaScript
7 60 (24.79%) SQL
8 17 (7.02%) PHP
9 12 (4.96%) Objective-C
9 12 (4.96%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.65%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.65%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.83%) R
12 1 (0.41%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.41%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.41%) Go
12 1 (0.41%) HLSL
12 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.41%) VB
12 1 (0.41%) VC++
Qualifications
1 191 (78.93%) Degree
2 13 (5.37%) PhD
2 13 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.13%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.89%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.83%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.31%) QA
2 4 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.24%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.24%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (4.55%) Firmware
2 10 (4.13%) NFS
Vendors
1 15 (6.20%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.96%) Oracle
3 4 (1.65%) Sophos
4 2 (0.83%) Google
5 1 (0.41%) Borland
5 1 (0.41%) hybris
5 1 (0.41%) QNX
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Salary: £21000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + flexible and home working
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
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Salary: £26000 per annum + £1,000 Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 2 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
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Posted: 4 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum £20-28k
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training and Benefits
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Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
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Salary: to £30k
Posted: 14 days ago
London
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Salary: 25000-40000 Per Annum + Bonus + Pension + Private Health +Life Assurance
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive graduate salary
Posted: 24 days ago