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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 737 768 743
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 141 100 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.094% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.099% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 136 89 119
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 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £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
96920 100901 97711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80213 82431 82626
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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
South East +6 46 £26,500 +6.00% 2
East of England +43 39 £27,500 +12.24% 11
South West +8 32 £22,500 -7.21% 1
London +15 12 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire 0 7 £20,000 -
North West +13 3 £25,000 -9.09% 1
East Midlands -13 1 £22,500 +18.42%
North East - 1 £22,500 -
Graduate Software Engineer
UK

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 264 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 205 (75.37%) Degree
3 172 (63.24%) Computer Science
4 160 (58.82%) C++
5 112 (41.18%) C#
6 106 (38.97%) Java
7 97 (35.66%) C
8 78 (28.68%) .NET
9 74 (27.21%) Linux
10 65 (23.90%) Mathematics
11 64 (23.53%) OO
12 60 (22.06%) JavaScript
13 58 (21.32%) HTML
14 47 (17.28%) OOD
15 46 (16.91%) Python
16 44 (16.18%) SQL Server
17 39 (14.34%) SQL
17 39 (14.34%) Web Development
18 37 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
18 37 (13.60%) Electronics
19 36 (13.24%) Microsoft
20 33 (12.13%) Windows
21 32 (11.76%) ASP.NET
22 29 (10.66%) UNIX
23 28 (10.29%) MySQL
24 26 (9.56%) Finance
24 26 (9.56%) Algorithms
25 25 (9.19%) UML
26 24 (8.82%) MS Excel
26 24 (8.82%) Unit Testing

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 15 (5.51%) Apache
2 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.37%) Liferay
3 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.37%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) HFM
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.74%) SaaS
3 2 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.15%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.41%) HTTP
3 11 (4.04%) Kerberos
3 11 (4.04%) LDAP
3 11 (4.04%) FTP
4 6 (2.21%) Internet
5 4 (1.47%) Wireless
6 3 (1.10%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.37%) GPRS
7 1 (0.37%) GSM
7 1 (0.37%) DHCP
7 1 (0.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.29%) MySQL
3 5 (1.84%) RDBMS
3 5 (1.84%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.84%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.47%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.37%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 15 (5.51%) JUnit
2 9 (3.31%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.31%) Selenium
2 9 (3.31%) FitNesse
3 2 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.37%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.37%) Subversion
4 1 (0.37%) Maven
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.37%) PEAR
4 1 (0.37%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.37%) Mockito
4 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.37%) Gradle
4 1 (0.37%) Trac
General
1 37 (13.60%) Electronics
2 26 (9.56%) Finance
3 12 (4.41%) Retail
4 11 (4.04%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.57%) Games
7 5 (1.84%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.84%) Marketing
8 2 (0.74%) Automotive
8 2 (0.74%) Law
8 2 (0.74%) Military
8 2 (0.74%) Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Avionics
9 1 (0.37%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (28.68%) .NET
2 58 (21.32%) HTML
3 32 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 23 (8.46%) CSS
4 23 (8.46%) WCF
4 23 (8.46%) WPF
5 22 (8.09%) Ajax
6 20 (7.35%) XML
7 18 (6.62%) J2EE
7 18 (6.62%) HTML5
8 17 (6.25%) Web Services
9 15 (5.51%) Spring
9 15 (5.51%) JSP
9 15 (5.51%) Servlets
10 10 (3.68%) Java EE
11 9 (3.31%) Apache CXF
11 9 (3.31%) Apache Camel
12 8 (2.94%) STL
13 7 (2.57%) WinForms
13 7 (2.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 172 (63.24%) Computer Science
2 65 (23.90%) Mathematics
3 26 (9.56%) Algorithms
4 18 (6.62%) Physics
5 16 (5.88%) GIS
6 15 (5.51%) Robotics
6 15 (5.51%) Mechatronics
7 11 (4.04%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (2.94%) User Experience
9 7 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.84%) iPhone
11 4 (1.47%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.47%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.47%) Internet of Things
12 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.10%) Kindle
13 2 (0.74%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 1 (0.37%) DTV
14 1 (0.37%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 74 (27.21%) Linux
2 33 (12.13%) Windows
3 29 (10.66%) UNIX
4 2 (0.74%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 64 (23.53%) OO
3 47 (17.28%) OOD
4 39 (14.34%) Web Development
5 37 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (9.19%) UML
7 24 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 18 (6.62%) Project Management
9 16 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
9 16 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 16 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 13 (4.78%) OOP
11 11 (4.04%) Scrum
11 11 (4.04%) TDD
12 9 (3.31%) MVC
12 9 (3.31%) Product Management
12 9 (3.31%) Procedural Programming
13 8 (2.94%) Multithreading
14 6 (2.21%) Software Testing
14 6 (2.21%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 160 (58.82%) C++
2 112 (41.18%) C#
3 106 (38.97%) Java
4 97 (35.66%) C
5 60 (22.06%) JavaScript
6 46 (16.91%) Python
7 39 (14.34%) SQL
8 17 (6.25%) PHP
9 16 (5.88%) MATLAB
10 12 (4.41%) VB.NET
11 11 (4.04%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.94%) Perl
13 5 (1.84%) VC++
14 4 (1.47%) Embedded C
15 3 (1.10%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.10%) Ruby
15 3 (1.10%) Scala
16 2 (0.74%) VB
17 1 (0.37%) COBOL
17 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 205 (75.37%) Degree
2 22 (8.09%) PhD
3 8 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.62%) QA
2 9 (3.31%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) JTAG
3 1 (0.37%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 11 (4.04%) NFS
2 5 (1.84%) Firmware
Vendors
1 36 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.57%) Oracle
3 5 (1.84%) Google
4 3 (1.10%) HP
5 2 (0.74%) CA
5 2 (0.74%) Apple
5 2 (0.74%) Progress
5 2 (0.74%) Coverity
5 2 (0.74%) VMware
6 1 (0.37%) Ektron
6 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.37%) IBM
6 1 (0.37%) SAP
6 1 (0.37%) BT
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