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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 80 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 20 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.60% 0.71% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 0
Average salary £25,000 £21,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1182 1350 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.56% 96.15% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 946 1130 844
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £55,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 - 10 £25,000 -
Chelmsford +1 7 £24,000 +14.28%
Loughton -5 1 £23,000 +4.54%
Graduate Developer
East of England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (65.85%) Degree
2 25 (60.98%) Computer Science
3 20 (48.78%) Java
4 19 (46.34%) .NET
5 14 (34.15%) HTML
5 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
5 14 (34.15%) SQL
6 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (29.27%) jQuery
7 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
8 10 (24.39%) Finance
8 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (21.95%) C#
9 9 (21.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
10 8 (19.51%) MVC
10 8 (19.51%) Spring
11 7 (17.07%) TDD
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.07%) J2EE
12 6 (14.63%) JPA
13 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
13 5 (12.20%) EJB
13 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (12.20%) Struts
14 4 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (9.76%) JSP
14 4 (9.76%) Servlets

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3 (7.32%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) JUnit
1 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
2 2 (4.88%) jMock
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Mockito
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) .NET
2 14 (34.15%) HTML
3 12 (29.27%) jQuery
4 9 (21.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
5 8 (19.51%) Spring
6 7 (17.07%) J2EE
7 6 (14.63%) JPA
8 5 (12.20%) EJB
8 5 (12.20%) Struts
9 4 (9.76%) JSP
9 4 (9.76%) Servlets
9 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (7.32%) CSS
10 3 (7.32%) Java EE
11 2 (4.88%) Spring MVC
12 1 (2.44%) iOS SDK
12 1 (2.44%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 25 (60.98%) Computer Science
2 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Android
1 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
2 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (19.51%) MVC
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (9.76%) Web Design
7 3 (7.32%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (7.32%) SDLC
8 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.88%) Web Development
8 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Open Source
9 1 (2.44%) OOP
9 1 (2.44%) OO
9 1 (2.44%) Android Development
9 1 (2.44%) iOS Development
9 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Java
2 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
2 14 (34.15%) SQL
3 9 (21.95%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft