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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 722 774 740
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 141 83 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.085% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.090% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 137 77 122
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,300 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,150
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £23,500 £24,250
% change year-on-year
+10.63% -3.09%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £65,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -1 51 £26,500 +6.00% 6
South West +1 35 £21,500 +2.38% 7
East of England +29 34 £27,500 +22.22% 8
London +15 11 £31,500 +16.66% 3
Yorkshire +7 6 £22,500 +12.50%
North West -6 3 £26,000 -5.45% 2
West Midlands - 1 £22,000 -
Graduate Software Engineer
UK

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 268 (97.10%) Software Engineering
2 200 (72.46%) Degree
3 179 (64.86%) Computer Science
4 157 (56.88%) C++
5 116 (42.03%) C#
6 109 (39.49%) Java
7 89 (32.25%) C
8 78 (28.26%) .NET
9 73 (26.45%) Linux
10 67 (24.28%) OO
10 67 (24.28%) HTML
11 64 (23.19%) JavaScript
12 62 (22.46%) Mathematics
13 47 (17.03%) SQL Server
14 44 (15.94%) SQL
15 41 (14.86%) OOD
16 39 (14.13%) Python
16 39 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
17 38 (13.77%) Windows
18 37 (13.41%) Web Development
19 36 (13.04%) Microsoft
20 35 (12.68%) ASP.NET
21 32 (11.59%) UNIX
22 31 (11.23%) Finance
23 30 (10.87%) Electronics
24 27 (9.78%) Physics
24 27 (9.78%) Unit Testing
25 26 (9.42%) WCF
25 26 (9.42%) CSS
26 25 (9.06%) MySQL

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (4.71%) Apache
2 5 (1.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.36%) Liferay
4 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (9.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) HFM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.72%) SaaS
3 2 (0.72%) PaaS
4 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.71%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.62%) Internet
2 10 (3.62%) LDAP
2 10 (3.62%) FTP
2 10 (3.62%) HTTP
2 10 (3.62%) Kerberos
3 7 (2.54%) Wireless
4 3 (1.09%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 2 (0.72%) DNS
5 2 (0.72%) DHCP
6 1 (0.36%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.03%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.06%) MySQL
3 6 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) UniData
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.36%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 16 (5.80%) JUnit
2 10 (3.62%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.26%) Selenium
3 9 (3.26%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.72%) jMock
4 2 (0.72%) JSUnit
4 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.72%) JIRA
4 2 (0.72%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.36%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.36%) Mockito
5 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.36%) Gradle
5 1 (0.36%) Trac
5 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.36%) Subversion
5 1 (0.36%) Maven
5 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (11.23%) Finance
2 30 (10.87%) Electronics
3 13 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.26%) Games
5 9 (3.26%) Retail
5 9 (3.26%) Marketing
6 3 (1.09%) Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Military
7 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.72%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.72%) Automotive
7 2 (0.72%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (28.26%) .NET
2 67 (24.28%) HTML
3 35 (12.68%) ASP.NET
4 26 (9.42%) CSS
4 26 (9.42%) WCF
5 25 (9.06%) WPF
6 21 (7.61%) Ajax
6 21 (7.61%) XML
6 21 (7.61%) HTML5
7 19 (6.88%) J2EE
8 15 (5.43%) Servlets
9 14 (5.07%) Web Services
9 14 (5.07%) Spring
10 13 (4.71%) JSP
11 10 (3.62%) Qt
12 9 (3.26%) STL
13 8 (2.90%) .NET Framework
13 8 (2.90%) Java EE
13 8 (2.90%) WinForms
14 7 (2.54%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 179 (64.86%) Computer Science
2 62 (22.46%) Mathematics
3 27 (9.78%) Physics
4 20 (7.25%) Algorithms
5 14 (5.07%) GIS
6 12 (4.35%) Robotics
7 11 (3.99%) Mechatronics
7 11 (3.99%) Embedded Systems
7 11 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (3.62%) User Experience
9 7 (2.54%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.45%) Open Source
10 4 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.09%) iPhone
11 3 (1.09%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.09%) Kindle
12 2 (0.72%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 73 (26.45%) Linux
2 38 (13.77%) Windows
3 32 (11.59%) UNIX
4 2 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (97.10%) Software Engineering
2 67 (24.28%) OO
3 41 (14.86%) OOD
4 39 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (13.41%) Web Development
6 27 (9.78%) Unit Testing
7 24 (8.70%) UML
8 22 (7.97%) OOA/OOD
9 15 (5.43%) Project Management
10 14 (5.07%) OOP
11 13 (4.71%) Data Analysis
11 13 (4.71%) Test Automation
12 11 (3.99%) TDD
12 11 (3.99%) MVC
13 8 (2.90%) Scrum
14 7 (2.54%) Software Testing
14 7 (2.54%) Multithreading
14 7 (2.54%) Product Management
14 7 (2.54%) Procedural Programming
15 6 (2.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (56.88%) C++
2 116 (42.03%) C#
3 109 (39.49%) Java
4 89 (32.25%) C
5 64 (23.19%) JavaScript
6 44 (15.94%) SQL
7 39 (14.13%) Python
8 25 (9.06%) PHP
9 13 (4.71%) MATLAB
10 11 (3.99%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.62%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.54%) Perl
13 6 (2.17%) VC++
14 5 (1.81%) Embedded C
14 5 (1.81%) Ruby
15 3 (1.09%) Scala
15 3 (1.09%) VB
16 2 (0.72%) COBOL
16 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 200 (72.46%) Degree
2 17 (6.16%) PhD
3 9 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.72%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.33%) QA
2 10 (3.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) JTAG
3 1 (0.36%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 10 (3.62%) NFS
2 2 (0.72%) Firmware
Vendors
1 36 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.90%) Oracle
3 5 (1.81%) Google
4 4 (1.45%) HP
5 2 (0.72%) CA
5 2 (0.72%) Apple
5 2 (0.72%) Perforce
5 2 (0.72%) VMware
5 2 (0.72%) Coverity
6 1 (0.36%) Ektron
6 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.36%) SAP
6 1 (0.36%) IBM
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