The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 160 184 166
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 20 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.51% 0.047% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.050% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 10
Average salary £21,500 £25,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3728 4032 3588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.26% 95.39% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3047 3504 3189
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Graduate Software Developer
North West

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (53.33%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) C#
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
3 14 (46.67%) .NET
3 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) CSS
4 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 13 (43.33%) VB.NET
5 12 (40.00%) Degree
6 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (26.67%) Web Development
8 7 (23.33%) Ext JS
8 7 (23.33%) Sencha
8 7 (23.33%) SAS
9 6 (20.00%) UNIX
9 6 (20.00%) Finance
9 6 (20.00%) Financial Institution
9 6 (20.00%) Prolog
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 2 (6.67%) WCF
11 2 (6.67%) WPF
12 1 (3.33%) Time Management
12 1 (3.33%) Ruby
12 1 (3.33%) Windows
12 1 (3.33%) OO
12 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
12 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
12 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
12 1 (3.33%) Active Directory

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (23.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
1 14 (46.67%) CSS
2 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (23.33%) Ext JS
4 2 (6.67%) WCF
4 2 (6.67%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (26.67%) Web Development
2 1 (3.33%) Time Management
2 1 (3.33%) TDD
2 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (3.33%) OO
2 1 (3.33%) MVC
2 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) C#
3 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 13 (43.33%) VB.NET
5 6 (20.00%) Prolog
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Sencha
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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