The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 191 189 173
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 53 64 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 0.92% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.97% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48 59 88
Average salary £22,500 £21,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.22%
Graduate 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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6293 6581 7036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.25% 95.10% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5070 5356 5916
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Graduate Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Graduate Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Manchester -6 25 £21,500 +2.38% 7
Cheshire +9 17 £25,000 - 3
Lancashire +9 7 £21,500 +13.15%
Cumbria -9 2 £22,000 -4.34%
Merseyside +10 1 £27,500 +17.02% 1
Graduate Developer
England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Graduate 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 Developer in their job title.

1 69 (62.16%) C#
2 63 (56.76%) .NET
3 60 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (46.85%) ASP.NET
5 48 (43.24%) Computer Science
6 44 (39.64%) MVC
7 39 (35.14%) Java
7 39 (35.14%) .NET Framework
8 35 (31.53%) TDD
8 35 (31.53%) HTML
8 35 (31.53%) Degree
9 34 (30.63%) Windows
9 34 (30.63%) Scrum
10 33 (29.73%) WinForms
10 33 (29.73%) NUnit
10 33 (29.73%) SQL
11 32 (28.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (27.93%) Dependency Injection
12 31 (27.93%) Inversion of Control
12 31 (27.93%) MSTest
12 31 (27.93%) Spring.NET
12 31 (27.93%) Kanban
12 31 (27.93%) WCF
12 31 (27.93%) WPF
12 31 (27.93%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (27.93%) MVVM
12 31 (27.93%) Rhino Mocks
12 31 (27.93%) Moq
12 31 (27.93%) Castle Windsor
12 31 (27.93%) Ninject

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Graduate 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.01%) Tomcat
2 9 (8.11%) Apache Solr
2 9 (8.11%) JBoss
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.90%) WordPress
4 1 (0.90%) Liferay
4 1 (0.90%) CMS
4 1 (0.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS Office
3 3 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.90%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.42%) Internet
2 1 (0.90%) HTTP
2 1 (0.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.41%) MySQL
3 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.50%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.90%) DB2
6 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (29.73%) NUnit
2 31 (27.93%) MSTest
2 31 (27.93%) Rhino Mocks
2 31 (27.93%) Moq
3 7 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.60%) Maven
6 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.70%) Ant
7 1 (0.90%) JUnit
7 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.90%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.90%) Subversion
7 1 (0.90%) Mockito
7 1 (0.90%) Gradle
General
1 15 (13.51%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Games
3 4 (3.60%) Marketing
4 3 (2.70%) Banking
4 3 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Electronics
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (56.76%) .NET
2 52 (46.85%) ASP.NET
3 39 (35.14%) .NET Framework
4 35 (31.53%) HTML
5 33 (29.73%) WinForms
6 32 (28.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (27.93%) Spring.NET
7 31 (27.93%) Castle Windsor
7 31 (27.93%) Ninject
7 31 (27.93%) Unity DI Container
7 31 (27.93%) WCF
7 31 (27.93%) WPF
8 27 (24.32%) CSS
9 18 (16.22%) J2EE
10 16 (14.41%) Spring
11 13 (11.71%) Hibernate
12 12 (10.81%) JSP
13 10 (9.01%) HTML5
14 8 (7.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (7.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 48 (43.24%) Computer Science
2 31 (27.93%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (7.21%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.70%) User Experience
6 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.80%) Mobile Games
6 2 (1.80%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.80%) Open Source
7 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.90%) SCORM
7 1 (0.90%) Statistics
7 1 (0.90%) NHS
7 1 (0.90%) W3C
7 1 (0.90%) DTV
7 1 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.90%) Blog
7 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.63%) Windows
2 14 (12.61%) Linux
3 1 (0.90%) Android
3 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.90%) SmartOS
3 1 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (39.64%) MVC
3 35 (31.53%) TDD
4 34 (30.63%) Scrum
5 31 (27.93%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (27.93%) Kanban
5 31 (27.93%) Dependency Injection
5 31 (27.93%) MVVM
5 31 (27.93%) Web Application Development
6 15 (13.51%) E-Commerce
7 11 (9.91%) OO
8 9 (8.11%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.31%) Web Development
9 7 (6.31%) OOP
10 6 (5.41%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.50%) CRM
11 5 (4.50%) OOD
11 5 (4.50%) Analytics
12 4 (3.60%) Line Management
12 4 (3.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (62.16%) C#
2 39 (35.14%) Java
3 33 (29.73%) SQL
4 31 (27.93%) JavaScript
5 28 (25.23%) VB.NET
6 26 (23.42%) VB
7 10 (9.01%) PHP
8 8 (7.21%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.50%) C++
10 4 (3.60%) F#
11 3 (2.70%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (1.80%) Python
12 2 (1.80%) C
13 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.90%) PHP5
13 1 (0.90%) VC++
Qualifications
1 35 (31.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.90%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.90%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) HL7
Vendors
1 15 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.31%) Oracle
3 3 (2.70%) SAP
4 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.90%) IBM
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