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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 604 597 571
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 22 33 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.071% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.076% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 39
Average salary £28,750 £29,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.36% -0.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £23,950 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +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
41596 43445 41197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35513 36298 34581
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
City of London +25 14 £29,000 -10.76% 2
Graduate Software Developer
England

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 45 (83.33%) Degree
2 33 (61.11%) SQL
3 27 (50.00%) Java
4 25 (46.30%) .NET
5 21 (38.89%) C#
5 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 20 (37.04%) Computer Science
7 19 (35.19%) HTML
8 15 (27.78%) PHP
9 14 (25.93%) C++
9 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
10 11 (20.37%) Visual Studio
11 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
11 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 9 (16.67%) HTML5
12 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (14.81%) SDLC
13 8 (14.81%) OO
13 8 (14.81%) CSS
13 8 (14.81%) Oracle
13 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
13 8 (14.81%) Games
14 7 (12.96%) Process Management
14 7 (12.96%) Banking
14 7 (12.96%) Retail
14 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
14 7 (12.96%) BDD
14 7 (12.96%) Mobile App

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Node.js
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 8 (14.81%) Games
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
2 7 (12.96%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (46.30%) .NET
2 19 (35.19%) HTML
3 9 (16.67%) HTML5
4 8 (14.81%) CSS
5 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.56%) jQuery
6 3 (5.56%) J2EE
6 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.56%) J2SE
6 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.56%) Spring
7 2 (3.70%) Zend Framework
7 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.85%) Express
8 1 (1.85%) Ionic Framework
8 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.85%) RESTful
8 1 (1.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.96%) Mobile App
4 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.56%) Physics
6 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.85%) NHS
6 1 (1.85%) Online Games
6 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.85%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.81%) OO
3 8 (14.81%) SDLC
4 7 (12.96%) Process Management
4 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
4 7 (12.96%) BDD
5 3 (5.56%) Web Development
5 3 (5.56%) OOP
6 2 (3.70%) OO PHP
7 1 (1.85%) Systematic Trading
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile Development
7 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.85%) UML
7 1 (1.85%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.85%) MVC
7 1 (1.85%) Scrum
7 1 (1.85%) TDD
7 1 (1.85%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) SQL
2 27 (50.00%) Java
3 21 (38.89%) C#
4 15 (27.78%) PHP
5 14 (25.93%) C++
6 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.26%) Python
8 3 (5.56%) VB
9 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) C
9 1 (1.85%) Perl
9 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) PhD
3 1 (1.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) Capita
4 2 (3.70%) Zend
West London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £24k - 30k per year
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: Excellent Basic and Package
Posted: 25 days ago