The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 51 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 12 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.51% 0.33% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 0.34% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 4
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
Graduate Software Developer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
470 295 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.33% 97.04% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 426 226 294
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Graduate Software Developer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) TDD
3 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) VB
4 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) VB6
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
3 10 (83.33%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) VB
2 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
2 5 (41.67%) VB6
3 2 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft