The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 736 730 735
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 164 132 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 148 125 122
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 £19,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +2.08%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate Software Engineer
UK

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 July 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 July 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 +10 51 £24,500 -3.92% 8
South West -2 43 £22,500 - 3
East of England -16 30 £27,500 -8.33% 10
East Midlands +16 23 £22,500 +12.50% 1
London -43 12 £26,750 -10.83% 5
Yorkshire -33 4 £20,000 -5.88% 1
West Midlands -3 1 £27,500 +22.22%
Graduate Software Engineer
UK

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 288 (97.96%) Software Engineering
2 199 (67.69%) Degree
3 187 (63.61%) Computer Science
4 157 (53.40%) C++
5 142 (48.30%) C#
6 135 (45.92%) Java
7 89 (30.27%) .NET
8 79 (26.87%) HTML
9 76 (25.85%) JavaScript
10 66 (22.45%) C
10 66 (22.45%) Linux
11 61 (20.75%) SQL Server
12 60 (20.41%) ASP.NET
12 60 (20.41%) Microsoft
13 57 (19.39%) OO
14 55 (18.71%) UNIX
15 51 (17.35%) CSS
16 49 (16.67%) Finance
17 48 (16.33%) Mathematics
18 45 (15.31%) Windows
19 39 (13.27%) Physics
20 36 (12.24%) MVC
20 36 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (10.54%) MS Excel
22 29 (9.86%) TDD
23 27 (9.18%) Scrum
24 25 (8.50%) QA
24 25 (8.50%) OOP
24 25 (8.50%) Oracle
24 25 (8.50%) Eclipse

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (3.40%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (0.34%) Node.js
Applications
1 31 (10.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (5.44%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.44%) GitHub
2 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.06%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.70%) SSL
3 3 (1.02%) HTTP
3 3 (1.02%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) 3G
4 1 (0.34%) Firewall
4 1 (0.34%) LTE
4 1 (0.34%) 4G
4 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.34%) LDAP
4 1 (0.34%) FTP
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.70%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.36%) MySQL
4 3 (1.02%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (8.50%) Eclipse
2 22 (7.48%) Hudson
3 19 (6.46%) JDeveloper
4 18 (6.12%) Subversion
5 16 (5.44%) Xcode
5 16 (5.44%) Git (software)
6 14 (4.76%) Visual Studio
7 10 (3.40%) Selenium
8 7 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (2.38%) JUnit
9 6 (2.04%) FitNesse
10 5 (1.70%) Maven
10 5 (1.70%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.36%) Ant
12 3 (1.02%) LabVIEW
12 3 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.68%) JIRA
13 2 (0.68%) jMock
13 2 (0.68%) JSUnit
General
1 49 (16.67%) Finance
2 19 (6.46%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.46%) Military
3 18 (6.12%) Aerospace
4 17 (5.78%) Electronics
5 13 (4.42%) Games
6 10 (3.40%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.36%) Retail
7 4 (1.36%) Marketing
8 2 (0.68%) Advertising
8 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.68%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.34%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (30.27%) .NET
2 79 (26.87%) HTML
3 60 (20.41%) ASP.NET
4 51 (17.35%) CSS
5 22 (7.48%) HTML5
6 21 (7.14%) Ajax
7 19 (6.46%) Middleware
7 19 (6.46%) Spring
7 19 (6.46%) J2EE
7 19 (6.46%) Oracle Fusion
8 18 (6.12%) CSS3
8 18 (6.12%) XML
9 13 (4.42%) Hibernate
10 10 (3.40%) Dojo
10 10 (3.40%) XSD
11 8 (2.72%) jQuery
12 7 (2.38%) STL
12 7 (2.38%) WPF
12 7 (2.38%) DirectX
13 6 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 187 (63.61%) Computer Science
2 48 (16.33%) Mathematics
3 39 (13.27%) Physics
4 13 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (1.36%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.36%) Firmware
7 2 (0.68%) DTV
7 2 (0.68%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.68%) Statistics
7 2 (0.68%) Robotics
7 2 (0.68%) Open Source
7 2 (0.68%) Social Media
7 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.34%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.34%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 66 (22.45%) Linux
2 55 (18.71%) UNIX
3 45 (15.31%) Windows
4 4 (1.36%) Android
5 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (97.96%) Software Engineering
2 57 (19.39%) OO
3 36 (12.24%) MVC
3 36 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (9.86%) TDD
5 27 (9.18%) Scrum
6 25 (8.50%) OOP
7 24 (8.16%) OOD
7 24 (8.16%) Unit Testing
8 19 (6.46%) SOA
9 11 (3.74%) Web Development
10 9 (3.06%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (3.06%) UML
11 6 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (1.70%) Pair Programming
12 5 (1.70%) Data Modelling
12 5 (1.70%) Web Application Development
13 4 (1.36%) Analytics
13 4 (1.36%) Android Development
13 4 (1.36%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 157 (53.40%) C++
2 142 (48.30%) C#
3 135 (45.92%) Java
4 76 (25.85%) JavaScript
5 66 (22.45%) C
6 22 (7.48%) SQL
7 16 (5.44%) VB.NET
7 16 (5.44%) Objective-C
8 12 (4.08%) Python
9 10 (3.40%) Ada
10 9 (3.06%) VB
10 9 (3.06%) Perl
11 5 (1.70%) PHP
12 4 (1.36%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.02%) VC++
13 3 (1.02%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.02%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.68%) Ruby
14 2 (0.68%) Lua
14 2 (0.68%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 199 (67.69%) Degree
2 12 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.72%) PhD
4 1 (0.34%) CCNA
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.50%) QA
2 14 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.36%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.02%) TickIT
4 3 (1.02%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.02%) Puppet
1 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.50%) Oracle
3 6 (2.04%) hybris
4 4 (1.36%) TOWER Software
4 4 (1.36%) Perforce
5 3 (1.02%) SAP
6 2 (0.68%) Websense
6 2 (0.68%) Coverity
7 1 (0.34%) Wind River
7 1 (0.34%) BT
7 1 (0.34%) MKS
7 1 (0.34%) Huawei
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cowes, Isle of Wight
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £26k - 33k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 27k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago