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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 599 603 562
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 34 18 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.039% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.042% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 64
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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
42437 43288 43893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 93.99% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36075 36075 37807
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +22 4 £31,500 -25.88% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £30,000 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £23,500 -
Graduate Software Developer
England

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 47 (72.31%) C#
2 38 (58.46%) .NET
3 36 (55.38%) Java
4 33 (50.77%) Degree
5 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
6 17 (26.15%) Banking
7 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
7 16 (24.62%) HTML
8 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 14 (21.54%) Finance
10 13 (20.00%) MVC
10 13 (20.00%) SQL
10 13 (20.00%) TDD
10 13 (20.00%) Investment Banking
11 12 (18.46%) C++
12 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
13 10 (15.38%) Equities
14 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
15 8 (12.31%) Oracle
15 8 (12.31%) PhD
15 8 (12.31%) WPF
16 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (10.77%) VBA
17 6 (9.23%) J2EE
17 6 (9.23%) CSS
17 6 (9.23%) Web Services
17 6 (9.23%) WinForms
17 6 (9.23%) HTML5
17 6 (9.23%) Hedge funds

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (1.54%) Drupal
1 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.54%) Node.js
1 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.62%) Big Data
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.62%) MS Access
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Subversion
2 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) JUnit
4 1 (1.54%) Maven
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.54%) Hudson
General
1 17 (26.15%) Banking
2 14 (21.54%) Finance
3 13 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.15%) Front Office
5 3 (4.62%) Games
6 1 (1.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (58.46%) .NET
2 16 (24.62%) HTML
3 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 8 (12.31%) WPF
5 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (9.23%) HTML5
6 6 (9.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (9.23%) CSS
6 6 (9.23%) Web Services
6 6 (9.23%) J2EE
6 6 (9.23%) WinForms
6 6 (9.23%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.69%) Spring
7 5 (7.69%) SOAP
7 5 (7.69%) REST
7 5 (7.69%) LINQ
8 4 (6.15%) WCF
8 4 (6.15%) Spring MVC
9 3 (4.62%) Apache Flex
10 2 (3.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
2 10 (15.38%) Equities
3 6 (9.23%) Hedge funds
4 5 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (6.15%) Derivative
5 4 (6.15%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (6.15%) Fixed Income
6 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.08%) User Experience
8 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.54%) Open Source
8 1 (1.54%) Robotics
8 1 (1.54%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 13 (20.00%) TDD
2 13 (20.00%) MVC
3 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.69%) BDD
4 5 (7.69%) OO
5 4 (6.15%) Pair Programming
5 4 (6.15%) Asset Management
5 4 (6.15%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (6.15%) Parallel Programming
5 4 (6.15%) Software Architecture
6 2 (3.08%) Analytics
6 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.08%) Web Analytics
6 2 (3.08%) Pay per click
6 2 (3.08%) OOP
7 1 (1.54%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (1.54%) ERP
7 1 (1.54%) Data Modelling
7 1 (1.54%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (72.31%) C#
2 36 (55.38%) Java
3 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.00%) SQL
5 12 (18.46%) C++
6 7 (10.77%) VBA
7 5 (7.69%) PHP
8 4 (6.15%) Ruby
9 3 (4.62%) F#
9 3 (4.62%) C
10 2 (3.08%) ActionScript
10 2 (3.08%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (3.08%) Python
11 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.54%) VC++
11 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.54%) Groovy
11 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) Degree
2 8 (12.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle
2 2 (3.08%) Sony
2 2 (3.08%) Google
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) Sun
3 1 (1.54%) HP
3 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco
3 1 (1.54%) IBM
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens - bonus, flexi time, more
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago