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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 715 731 732
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 163 170 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 156 148 116
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
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 £27,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 +8 53 £25,250 +3.06% 10
East of England +31 45 £25,000 -9.09% 9
South West -14 31 £23,500 +4.44% 6
London +22 13 £27,500 - 9
West Midlands -6 9 £25,000 -4.76% 2
Yorkshire +2 5 £17,000 -15.00%
North West - 4 £22,500 - 1
East Midlands -22 2 £23,500 +17.50%
North East - 2 £22,250 - 3
Graduate Software Engineer
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Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 277 (90.82%) Software Engineering
2 201 (65.90%) Degree
3 179 (58.69%) C++
4 172 (56.39%) Computer Science
5 154 (50.49%) Java
6 137 (44.92%) C#
7 108 (35.41%) C
8 104 (34.10%) .NET
9 92 (30.16%) HTML
10 79 (25.90%) JavaScript
11 76 (24.92%) Agile Software Development
12 74 (24.26%) Linux
13 63 (20.66%) Mathematics
14 61 (20.00%) OOD
15 58 (19.02%) OO
16 47 (15.41%) Python
17 46 (15.08%) SQL Server
18 45 (14.75%) SQL
19 42 (13.77%) TDD
20 41 (13.44%) Electronics
21 38 (12.46%) Microsoft
22 34 (11.15%) ASP.NET
23 32 (10.49%) MySQL
24 31 (10.16%) CSS
25 29 (9.51%) Windows
25 29 (9.51%) Web Services
25 29 (9.51%) Web Development
26 28 (9.18%) UNIX
26 28 (9.18%) Algorithms
27 25 (8.20%) jQuery

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (6.23%) Apache
2 8 (2.62%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.64%) Mule
3 5 (1.64%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.64%) Mule ESB
4 4 (1.31%) JBoss
4 4 (1.31%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.31%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.31%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.33%) IIS
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) HFM
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.64%) GitHub
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.28%) LDAP
2 7 (2.30%) GSM
2 7 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (1.97%) HTTP
3 6 (1.97%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.97%) UMTS
4 5 (1.64%) GPRS
4 5 (1.64%) Kerberos
4 5 (1.64%) FTP
5 4 (1.31%) NFC
5 4 (1.31%) DVB
5 4 (1.31%) Bluetooth
5 4 (1.31%) VoIP
5 4 (1.31%) WLAN
6 2 (0.66%) WAN
6 2 (0.66%) RTP
6 2 (0.66%) LAN
6 2 (0.66%) LTE
6 2 (0.66%) Diameter Protocol
6 2 (0.66%) RANAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.49%) MySQL
3 8 (2.62%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.30%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.98%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.66%) RavenDB
7 2 (0.66%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.66%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Smart View
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.33%) UniData
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (5.57%) Selenium
2 16 (5.25%) JUnit
3 13 (4.26%) FitNesse
4 9 (2.95%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.30%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.97%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.64%) Subversion
8 4 (1.31%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.31%) Eclipse RCP
9 3 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.66%) NUnit
10 2 (0.66%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.33%) PEAR
11 1 (0.33%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.33%) Trac
General
1 41 (13.44%) Electronics
2 19 (6.23%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.23%) Retail
3 16 (5.25%) Games
4 15 (4.92%) Finance
5 7 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.64%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.31%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.31%) Automotive
8 3 (0.98%) Military
9 2 (0.66%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
10 1 (0.33%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (34.10%) .NET
2 92 (30.16%) HTML
3 34 (11.15%) ASP.NET
4 31 (10.16%) CSS
5 29 (9.51%) Web Services
6 25 (8.20%) jQuery
7 24 (7.87%) HTML5
8 20 (6.56%) Spring
9 19 (6.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (5.90%) WPF
11 17 (5.57%) Ajax
12 15 (4.92%) Java EE
13 14 (4.59%) XML
14 13 (4.26%) Apache CXF
14 13 (4.26%) Apache Camel
15 12 (3.93%) WCF
15 12 (3.93%) JSP
15 12 (3.93%) Servlets
16 9 (2.95%) J2EE
17 8 (2.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 172 (56.39%) Computer Science
2 63 (20.66%) Mathematics
3 28 (9.18%) Algorithms
4 23 (7.54%) Physics
5 19 (6.23%) Mechatronics
6 17 (5.57%) Robotics
7 15 (4.92%) GIS
8 10 (3.28%) iPhone
9 8 (2.62%) User Experience
9 8 (2.62%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.30%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (1.31%) MPEG
13 4 (1.31%) NHS
13 4 (1.31%) Thin Client
13 4 (1.31%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.98%) Kindle
15 2 (0.66%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 74 (24.26%) Linux
2 29 (9.51%) Windows
3 28 (9.18%) UNIX
4 7 (2.30%) Android
5 5 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.64%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (1.31%) Nucleus RTOS
7 3 (0.98%) Solaris
8 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (90.82%) Software Engineering
2 76 (24.92%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (20.00%) OOD
4 58 (19.02%) OO
5 42 (13.77%) TDD
6 29 (9.51%) Web Development
7 21 (6.89%) OOP
7 21 (6.89%) Scrum
8 20 (6.56%) Unit Testing
9 18 (5.90%) Project Management
10 17 (5.57%) UML
11 15 (4.92%) Data Analysis
12 14 (4.59%) Test Automation
13 13 (4.26%) Product Management
13 13 (4.26%) Procedural Programming
14 11 (3.61%) Mentoring
14 11 (3.61%) Multithreading
14 11 (3.61%) OOA/OOD
15 9 (2.95%) MVC
16 8 (2.62%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 179 (58.69%) C++
2 154 (50.49%) Java
3 137 (44.92%) C#
4 108 (35.41%) C
5 79 (25.90%) JavaScript
6 47 (15.41%) Python
7 45 (14.75%) SQL
8 21 (6.89%) PHP
9 12 (3.93%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.93%) MATLAB
10 8 (2.62%) Scala
11 6 (1.97%) VB
11 6 (1.97%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.64%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.64%) VB6
13 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.31%) Perl
14 3 (0.98%) Embedded C++
14 3 (0.98%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 201 (65.90%) Degree
2 20 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (6.23%) PhD
4 10 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.31%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.93%) QA
2 3 (0.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (2.30%) Firmware
2 5 (1.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) Puppet
1 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (12.46%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.92%) Oracle
3 4 (1.31%) Symbian
4 2 (0.66%) Progress
4 2 (0.66%) Google
5 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.33%) Coverity
5 1 (0.33%) Ektron
5 1 (0.33%) SAP
5 1 (0.33%) Apple
5 1 (0.33%) BT
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West
Auburn Rose
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £33k dep. on experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum + 27 days holiday, benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package & training
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum, plus Shares and Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Immediate or summer start.
Posted: 3 days ago