The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software 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 Software 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 Software Developer
Rank 82 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 14 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.17% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.35% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 0
Average salary £24,500 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Graduate Software 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 Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Graduate Software 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 Software 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 +9 7 £25,000 +25.00%
Southend-on-Sea - 6 £20,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £24,000 - 1
Graduate Software Developer
East of England

Graduate Software Developer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Essex

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

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
1 13 (81.25%) C#
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) Degree
3 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
4 7 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (37.50%) SDLC
5 6 (37.50%) MVC
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) OOP
5 6 (37.50%) OO
5 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) PHP

Graduate Software 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 Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 7 (43.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) SDLC
3 6 (37.50%) OOP
3 6 (37.50%) OO
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago