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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 728 754 734
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 146 105 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 134 99 133
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £21,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
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
101049 94581 101587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.55% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83422 79408 87220
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 £26,539 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +22 58 £25,000 - 10
East of England -21 31 £27,500 - 12
South West -13 24 £21,500 - 3
London -7 23 £26,000 -4.58% 1
East Midlands +12 6 £22,250 +11.25%
Yorkshire -41 2 £20,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands -26 1 - -
North West -27 1 £30,000 +21.21%
Graduate Software Engineer
UK

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 305 (98.39%) Software Engineering
2 217 (70.00%) Degree
3 214 (69.03%) Computer Science
4 159 (51.29%) C++
5 137 (44.19%) C#
6 132 (42.58%) Java
7 92 (29.68%) Linux
8 88 (28.39%) HTML
9 83 (26.77%) JavaScript
10 81 (26.13%) .NET
11 80 (25.81%) C
12 76 (24.52%) OO
13 62 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 57 (18.39%) ASP.NET
15 56 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
16 51 (16.45%) UNIX
16 51 (16.45%) Microsoft
17 47 (15.16%) Mathematics
18 45 (14.52%) Physics
18 45 (14.52%) CSS
19 42 (13.55%) Windows
19 42 (13.55%) Finance
20 38 (12.26%) Unit Testing
20 38 (12.26%) SQL
21 34 (10.97%) PHP
22 33 (10.65%) MVC
23 31 (10.00%) QA
24 30 (9.68%) Ajax
25 28 (9.03%) Visual Studio
26 27 (8.71%) XML

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 5 (1.61%) Tomcat
1 5 (1.61%) Apache
2 3 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.32%) Node.js
4 1 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.65%) Simulink
3 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.90%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.13%) GitHub
2 8 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.58%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.94%) Internet
3 4 (1.29%) Wireless
4 3 (0.97%) SSL
4 3 (0.97%) LDAP
4 3 (0.97%) FTP
4 3 (0.97%) HTTP
4 3 (0.97%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.65%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (0.32%) 4G
6 1 (0.32%) LTE
6 1 (0.32%) TETRA
6 1 (0.32%) Intranet
6 1 (0.32%) 3G
6 1 (0.32%) DNS
6 1 (0.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.13%) MySQL
3 7 (2.26%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.65%) UniData
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (9.03%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.16%) Eclipse
3 14 (4.52%) Hudson
4 12 (3.87%) JDeveloper
4 12 (3.87%) Subversion
5 10 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.90%) Xcode
6 9 (2.90%) JUnit
7 7 (2.26%) Selenium
8 6 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.29%) Ant
9 4 (1.29%) LabVIEW
9 4 (1.29%) JIRA
9 4 (1.29%) Maven
9 4 (1.29%) jMock
9 4 (1.29%) FitNesse
9 4 (1.29%) JSUnit
9 4 (1.29%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.29%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.32%) SCons
General
1 42 (13.55%) Finance
2 24 (7.74%) Electronics
3 23 (7.42%) Games
4 20 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.87%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.87%) Military
6 9 (2.90%) Aerospace
7 7 (2.26%) Marketing
8 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.97%) Banking
9 3 (0.97%) Automotive
10 2 (0.65%) Legal
11 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Retail
11 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (28.39%) HTML
2 81 (26.13%) .NET
3 57 (18.39%) ASP.NET
4 45 (14.52%) CSS
5 30 (9.68%) Ajax
6 27 (8.71%) XML
7 21 (6.77%) HTML5
8 17 (5.48%) J2EE
9 16 (5.16%) Qt
10 13 (4.19%) OpenGL
11 12 (3.87%) Middleware
11 12 (3.87%) Oracle Fusion
12 11 (3.55%) STL
12 11 (3.55%) LAMP
12 11 (3.55%) DirectX
13 10 (3.23%) WinForms
13 10 (3.23%) CSS3
14 9 (2.90%) XSD
15 7 (2.26%) jQuery
15 7 (2.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 214 (69.03%) Computer Science
2 47 (15.16%) Mathematics
3 45 (14.52%) Physics
4 21 (6.77%) Algorithms
5 19 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.52%) Open Source
7 10 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.58%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.26%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.94%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (1.94%) User Experience
11 5 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.61%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.61%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.29%) Robotics
13 3 (0.97%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.65%) GIS
15 1 (0.32%) Social Media
15 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 92 (29.68%) Linux
2 51 (16.45%) UNIX
3 42 (13.55%) Windows
4 4 (1.29%) Android
4 4 (1.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (98.39%) Software Engineering
2 76 (24.52%) OO
3 56 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (12.26%) Unit Testing
5 33 (10.65%) MVC
6 26 (8.39%) OOA/OOD
7 23 (7.42%) OOD
8 19 (6.13%) UML
8 19 (6.13%) OOP
9 14 (4.52%) Web Development
10 12 (3.87%) SOA
11 11 (3.55%) TDD
12 8 (2.58%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (2.58%) Computer Architecture
12 8 (2.58%) Web Application Development
13 7 (2.26%) Data Modelling
14 6 (1.94%) Migration
14 6 (1.94%) E-business
14 6 (1.94%) Multithreading
14 6 (1.94%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 159 (51.29%) C++
2 137 (44.19%) C#
3 132 (42.58%) Java
4 83 (26.77%) JavaScript
5 80 (25.81%) C
6 38 (12.26%) SQL
7 34 (10.97%) PHP
8 24 (7.74%) VB.NET
9 18 (5.81%) Python
10 10 (3.23%) Objective-C
11 9 (2.90%) VC++
11 9 (2.90%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.58%) Perl
13 7 (2.26%) Ada
14 6 (1.94%) VB
14 6 (1.94%) Embedded C
14 6 (1.94%) Ruby
15 4 (1.29%) VBA
15 4 (1.29%) Lua
16 3 (0.97%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 217 (70.00%) Degree
2 11 (3.55%) PhD
3 9 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.32%) CCNA
4 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.00%) QA
2 23 (7.42%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.29%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.32%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.32%) JTAG
4 1 (0.32%) TickIT
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (2.26%) Firmware
2 3 (0.97%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (16.45%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.42%) Oracle
3 6 (1.94%) Perforce
4 4 (1.29%) TOWER Software
5 3 (0.97%) HP
6 2 (0.65%) Apple
6 2 (0.65%) Google
6 2 (0.65%) Coverity
7 1 (0.32%) Wind River
7 1 (0.32%) Huawei
7 1 (0.32%) VMware
7 1 (0.32%) MKS
7 1 (0.32%) CA
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