The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 583 561 568
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 33 50 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 78
Average salary £29,750 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.83% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Graduate Software Developer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43382 41176 47807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.47% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36237 34565 41496
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in London

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Graduate Software Developer Salary Histogram in London

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
City of London -2 7 £32,500 - 3
Bromley - 3 £25,000 -
Ilford - 1 £22,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £28,000 -
Graduate Software Developer
England

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 34 (64.15%) C#
2 33 (62.26%) Degree
3 29 (54.72%) Java
4 27 (50.94%) .NET
5 21 (39.62%) Software Engineering
6 20 (37.74%) Computer Science
7 18 (33.96%) HTML
8 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
9 15 (28.30%) Finance
10 13 (24.53%) MVC
11 11 (20.75%) Mathematics
11 11 (20.75%) SQL
12 9 (16.98%) C++
12 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
12 9 (16.98%) PhD
13 8 (15.09%) CSS
14 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
14 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (13.21%) QA
14 7 (13.21%) TDD
15 6 (11.32%) MySQL
15 6 (11.32%) Linux
15 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
16 5 (9.43%) J2EE
16 5 (9.43%) PHP
16 5 (9.43%) VBA
16 5 (9.43%) C
16 5 (9.43%) Banking
16 5 (9.43%) Investment Banking
16 5 (9.43%) Physics

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.66%) Big Data
4 3 (5.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Selenium
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
2 5 (9.43%) Investment Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Front Office
4 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Electronics
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Law
6 1 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) .NET
2 18 (33.96%) HTML
3 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
4 8 (15.09%) CSS
5 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (9.43%) J2EE
6 5 (9.43%) HTML5
7 4 (7.55%) Spring MVC
7 4 (7.55%) WCF
7 4 (7.55%) Spring
7 4 (7.55%) Web Services
8 3 (5.66%) WPF
8 3 (5.66%) Apache Flex
8 3 (5.66%) jQuery
9 2 (3.77%) Java EE
9 2 (3.77%) XML
10 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (1.89%) iOS SDK
10 1 (1.89%) CSS3
10 1 (1.89%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Computer Science
2 11 (20.75%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.43%) Physics
4 4 (7.55%) Derivative
4 4 (7.55%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (7.55%) Fixed Income
5 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.77%) DTV
6 2 (3.77%) Equities
7 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) Robotics
7 1 (1.89%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.89%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Software Engineering
2 13 (24.53%) MVC
3 7 (13.21%) TDD
4 5 (9.43%) Web Development
5 4 (7.55%) BDD
5 4 (7.55%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.55%) OO
5 4 (7.55%) Scrum
5 4 (7.55%) Parallel Programming
6 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
6 3 (5.66%) Pair Programming
6 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
6 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.77%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.77%) OOP
7 2 (3.77%) Migration
7 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) C#
2 29 (54.72%) Java
3 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) SQL
5 9 (16.98%) C++
6 5 (9.43%) PHP
6 5 (9.43%) VBA
6 5 (9.43%) C
7 4 (7.55%) Ruby
8 3 (5.66%) VB
8 3 (5.66%) F#
9 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.89%) Python
9 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (62.26%) Degree
2 9 (16.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Capita
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens - bonus, flexi time, more
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum £20,000 to £28,000 + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago