The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 68 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 28 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.35% 0.75% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 0.79% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 2
Average salary £24,000 £21,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.17%
Graduate Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 1145 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.55% 95.82% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 848 983 891
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Developer across the Essex region.

Graduate Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 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
(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
Colchester +11 9 £25,000 +25.00%
Southend-on-Sea - 7 £20,000 -
Chelmsford -7 3 £22,500 +7.14% 1
Graduate Developer
East of England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Graduate Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 31 (67.39%) Degree
2 27 (58.70%) Computer Science
3 21 (45.65%) Java
3 21 (45.65%) .NET
4 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
4 19 (41.30%) C#
4 19 (41.30%) HTML
5 16 (34.78%) MVC
6 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
7 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 14 (30.43%) jQuery
8 13 (28.26%) SQL
8 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (23.91%) Spring
9 11 (23.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (21.74%) Finance
10 10 (21.74%) Hibernate
11 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 8 (17.39%) TDD
11 8 (17.39%) OOP
11 8 (17.39%) OO
11 8 (17.39%) J2EE
12 7 (15.22%) EJB
12 7 (15.22%) CSS
12 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
12 7 (15.22%) SDLC
13 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (13.04%) Scrum

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Graduate Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) JUnit
2 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.70%) Subversion
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Mockito
3 1 (2.17%) jMock
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Automotive
2 1 (2.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) .NET
2 19 (41.30%) HTML
3 14 (30.43%) jQuery
4 11 (23.91%) Spring
4 11 (23.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (21.74%) Hibernate
6 8 (17.39%) J2EE
7 7 (15.22%) EJB
7 7 (15.22%) CSS
8 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.70%) Struts
9 4 (8.70%) JavaBeans
9 4 (8.70%) JPA
10 3 (6.52%) Java EE
10 3 (6.52%) JSP
10 3 (6.52%) Servlets
11 2 (4.35%) Spring MVC
11 2 (4.35%) Swing
12 1 (2.17%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 27 (58.70%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Android
1 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) MVC
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) TDD
3 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.39%) OOP
3 8 (17.39%) OO
4 7 (15.22%) SDLC
5 6 (13.04%) Scrum
6 4 (8.70%) Web Design
6 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.17%) Android Development
8 1 (2.17%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.17%) Open Source
8 1 (2.17%) Web Development
8 1 (2.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
2 19 (41.30%) C#
3 13 (28.26%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) PHP
4 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (67.39%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
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