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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Developer
Rank 88 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 17 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.40% 1.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 0
Average salary £23,000 £23,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
1175 1243 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.79% 96.36% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 885 999 719
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016. 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
Chelmsford +3 5 £23,500 +6.81%
Colchester - 5 £24,000 -
Graduate Developer
East of England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 34 (73.91%) Degree
2 30 (65.22%) Computer Science
2 30 (65.22%) Java
3 22 (47.83%) MVC
4 16 (34.78%) Spring
5 15 (32.61%) Hibernate
5 15 (32.61%) J2EE
6 14 (30.43%) .NET
6 14 (30.43%) SQL
7 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
7 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.09%) Unit Testing
9 10 (21.74%) EJB
10 9 (19.57%) CSS
10 9 (19.57%) C#
10 9 (19.57%) HTML
10 9 (19.57%) Spring MVC
11 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 8 (17.39%) JPA
11 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
11 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
11 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
12 7 (15.22%) Finance
12 7 (15.22%) Automotive
12 7 (15.22%) Banking
12 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (15.22%) MCSD
12 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
12 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (13.04%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Firebase
1 1 (2.17%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.17%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.04%) JUnit
2 6 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (4.35%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.17%) Bower
4 1 (2.17%) Grunt
4 1 (2.17%) TestNG
General
1 7 (15.22%) Automotive
1 7 (15.22%) Banking
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) Spring
2 15 (32.61%) Hibernate
2 15 (32.61%) J2EE
3 14 (30.43%) .NET
4 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
5 10 (21.74%) EJB
6 9 (19.57%) CSS
6 9 (19.57%) HTML
6 9 (19.57%) Spring MVC
7 8 (17.39%) JPA
8 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (15.22%) WCF
9 6 (13.04%) jQuery
10 5 (10.87%) Java EE
10 5 (10.87%) Java SE
10 5 (10.87%) JavaBeans
10 5 (10.87%) Servlets
10 5 (10.87%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 30 (65.22%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.22%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) MVC
2 12 (26.09%) Unit Testing
3 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.22%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (13.04%) Web Development
6 3 (6.52%) SDLC
7 2 (4.35%) Open Source
7 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.17%) OO
8 1 (2.17%) OOP
8 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) Java
2 14 (30.43%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) C#
4 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
6 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 6 (13.04%) VB
6 6 (13.04%) VB6
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (73.91%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) MCSD
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Google