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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 733 704 751
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 162 133 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 149 126 117
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 £20,000 £20,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
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 £26,000 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +13 54 £24,500 -3.92% 7
South West -11 40 £22,000 -2.22% 3
East of England -16 30 £27,500 -8.33% 6
East Midlands +3 21 £22,500 +12.50% 1
London -43 12 £26,000 -13.33% 6
Yorkshire -27 4 £20,000 -5.88%
West Midlands 0 1 £27,500 +22.22%
Graduate Software Engineer
UK

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 293 (98.32%) Software Engineering
2 207 (69.46%) Degree
3 195 (65.44%) Computer Science
4 155 (52.01%) C++
5 153 (51.34%) C#
6 131 (43.96%) Java
7 96 (32.21%) .NET
8 85 (28.52%) HTML
9 82 (27.52%) JavaScript
10 71 (23.83%) Linux
11 66 (22.15%) SQL Server
11 66 (22.15%) ASP.NET
11 66 (22.15%) Microsoft
12 65 (21.81%) C
13 55 (18.46%) OO
14 52 (17.45%) CSS
15 51 (17.11%) UNIX
16 48 (16.11%) Finance
17 44 (14.77%) Windows
17 44 (14.77%) Mathematics
18 38 (12.75%) Physics
19 36 (12.08%) MS Excel
19 36 (12.08%) MVC
20 31 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
21 26 (8.72%) TDD
22 25 (8.39%) Oracle
22 25 (8.39%) Unit Testing
23 24 (8.05%) QA
23 24 (8.05%) Scrum
24 23 (7.72%) OOP

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (3.02%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.35%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.01%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.01%) Apache
4 1 (0.34%) Node.js
Applications
1 36 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (5.37%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.38%) GitHub
2 3 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.01%) SSL
3 1 (0.34%) Intranet
3 1 (0.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) 3G
3 1 (0.34%) Firewall
3 1 (0.34%) FTP
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.34%) LDAP
3 1 (0.34%) 4G
3 1 (0.34%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (22.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.36%) MySQL
3 5 (1.68%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.01%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.34%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (7.72%) Eclipse
2 22 (7.38%) Hudson
3 21 (7.05%) Visual Studio
4 19 (6.38%) Subversion
4 19 (6.38%) JDeveloper
5 16 (5.37%) Xcode
5 16 (5.37%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.68%) Selenium
7 7 (2.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (1.68%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.68%) LabVIEW
8 5 (1.68%) JUnit
8 5 (1.68%) Maven
9 4 (1.34%) FitNesse
9 4 (1.34%) Ant
10 3 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.67%) JSUnit
11 2 (0.67%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.67%) jMock
11 2 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 48 (16.11%) Finance
2 19 (6.38%) Military
2 19 (6.38%) Electronics
2 19 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.04%) Aerospace
4 15 (5.03%) Games
5 12 (4.03%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.34%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Retail
7 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
7 2 (0.67%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (32.21%) .NET
2 85 (28.52%) HTML
3 66 (22.15%) ASP.NET
4 52 (17.45%) CSS
5 23 (7.72%) HTML5
6 22 (7.38%) Ajax
7 19 (6.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 19 (6.38%) Middleware
7 19 (6.38%) J2EE
8 18 (6.04%) XML
8 18 (6.04%) CSS3
9 16 (5.37%) Spring
10 12 (4.03%) Hibernate
11 10 (3.36%) XSD
12 9 (3.02%) Dojo
13 8 (2.68%) jQuery
13 8 (2.68%) DirectX
14 7 (2.35%) STL
14 7 (2.35%) Qt
15 6 (2.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 195 (65.44%) Computer Science
2 44 (14.77%) Mathematics
3 38 (12.75%) Physics
4 12 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.68%) Open Source
5 8 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.01%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.34%) Robotics
7 4 (1.34%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.34%) Firmware
8 3 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.67%) Social Media
9 2 (0.67%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.67%) Statistics
9 2 (0.67%) DTV
10 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.34%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.34%) Life Science
10 1 (0.34%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 71 (23.83%) Linux
2 51 (17.11%) UNIX
3 44 (14.77%) Windows
4 5 (1.68%) Android
5 4 (1.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (98.32%) Software Engineering
2 55 (18.46%) OO
3 36 (12.08%) MVC
4 31 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (8.72%) TDD
6 25 (8.39%) Unit Testing
7 24 (8.05%) Scrum
8 23 (7.72%) OOP
9 21 (7.05%) OOD
10 19 (6.38%) SOA
11 10 (3.36%) Web Development
12 9 (3.02%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (3.02%) UML
13 6 (2.01%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (1.68%) Web Application Development
14 5 (1.68%) Data Modelling
14 5 (1.68%) Pair Programming
15 4 (1.34%) Financial Modelling
15 4 (1.34%) Computer Architecture
15 4 (1.34%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 155 (52.01%) C++
2 153 (51.34%) C#
3 131 (43.96%) Java
4 82 (27.52%) JavaScript
5 65 (21.81%) C
6 21 (7.05%) SQL
7 18 (6.04%) VB.NET
8 17 (5.70%) Objective-C
9 12 (4.03%) PHP
10 11 (3.69%) Python
11 10 (3.36%) Ada
12 9 (3.02%) VB
12 9 (3.02%) Perl
13 4 (1.34%) Lua
13 4 (1.34%) VBA
13 4 (1.34%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.01%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.01%) VC++
14 3 (1.01%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 207 (69.46%) Degree
2 11 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.35%) PhD
4 1 (0.34%) CCNA
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.34%) HND
4 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.05%) QA
2 16 (5.37%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.34%) Solvency II
3 4 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.01%) ISO 9000
4 3 (1.01%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (22.15%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.39%) Oracle
3 4 (1.34%) hybris
3 4 (1.34%) Perforce
3 4 (1.34%) TOWER Software
4 3 (1.01%) SAP
5 2 (0.67%) Coverity
6 1 (0.34%) MKS
6 1 (0.34%) BT
6 1 (0.34%) Huawei
6 1 (0.34%) Wind River
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Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: 20,000-25,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dorset
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22.5k + bonus + VG Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + FULL PACKAGE + PROSPECTS
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, health/,shares
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Salary: £20k - 25k per year
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Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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