The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 609 592 588
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 9 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.049% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.052% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 31
Average salary £34,500 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
Graduate Software Engineer
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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in London

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 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 +8 6 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Graduate Software Engineer
England

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 31 (96.88%) Software Engineering
2 19 (59.38%) Degree
3 15 (46.88%) Java
4 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
5 13 (40.63%) C#
5 13 (40.63%) C++
6 10 (31.25%) OO
6 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
7 8 (25.00%) Physics
7 8 (25.00%) SQL
8 7 (21.88%) .NET
9 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.75%) OpenGL
9 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.75%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (18.75%) Games
9 6 (18.75%) Finance
9 6 (18.75%) Qt
9 6 (18.75%) OpenCL
10 5 (15.63%) HTML
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
12 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (9.38%) CSS
12 3 (9.38%) PHP
12 3 (9.38%) PhD
12 3 (9.38%) XML
12 3 (9.38%) UNIX
13 2 (6.25%) Windows

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) UniData
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Selenium
1 2 (6.25%) FitNesse
1 2 (6.25%) jMock
1 2 (6.25%) JSUnit
1 2 (6.25%) JUnit
1 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) OpenGL
2 6 (18.75%) Qt
2 6 (18.75%) OpenCL
3 5 (15.63%) HTML
4 3 (9.38%) XML
4 3 (9.38%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) Servlets
5 2 (6.25%) STL
5 2 (6.25%) Web Services
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.25%) Akka
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 2 (6.25%) WinForms
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (3.13%) LAMP
6 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
3 8 (25.00%) Physics
4 6 (18.75%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (6.25%) Open Source
6 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
6 2 (6.25%) Kindle
7 1 (3.13%) User Experience
7 1 (3.13%) Social Media
7 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
7 1 (3.13%) Derivative
7 1 (3.13%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) UNIX
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Software Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) OO
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 3 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Pair Programming
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Investment Management
6 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Use Case
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
7 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.13%) OOP
7 1 (3.13%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) C++
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) COBOL
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) VB
6 2 (6.25%) VC++
6 2 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) Scala
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
1 2 (6.25%) HP
1 2 (6.25%) Perforce
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
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