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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 162 198 188
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 95 47 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.29% 0.70% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 0.75% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 82 47 67
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 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
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
6992 6278 7043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.70% 93.93% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5826 5362 6009
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Graduate Developer Salary Histogram 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 30 September 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
Manchester +41 52 £20,750 -5.68% 9
Cheshire +7 29 £25,000 +7.52% 1
Merseyside +12 7 £19,750 -21.00% 2
Lancashire -7 6 £19,750 +3.94% 1
Graduate Developer
England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 116 (68.24%) C#
2 112 (65.88%) .NET
3 73 (42.94%) ASP.NET
4 61 (35.88%) Degree
5 59 (34.71%) MVC
6 55 (32.35%) VB.NET
7 54 (31.76%) HTML
7 54 (31.76%) JavaScript
8 50 (29.41%) CSS
9 48 (28.24%) SQL
10 47 (27.65%) Java
11 44 (25.88%) SQL Server
12 43 (25.29%) Computer Science
13 40 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (22.35%) TDD
15 36 (21.18%) .NET Framework
16 32 (18.82%) Windows
17 31 (18.24%) jQuery
18 29 (17.06%) Scrum
19 28 (16.47%) WinForms
20 27 (15.88%) VB
20 27 (15.88%) Web Application Development
21 26 (15.29%) NUnit
22 25 (14.71%) Internet
22 25 (14.71%) Castle Windsor
22 25 (14.71%) Ninject
22 25 (14.71%) Unity DI Container
22 25 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
22 25 (14.71%) Kanban
22 25 (14.71%) Spring.NET

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 3 (1.76%) WordPress
2 2 (1.18%) SAS
3 1 (0.59%) CMS
3 1 (0.59%) IIS
3 1 (0.59%) Apache
3 1 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.59%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) HTTP
3 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.59%) Firewall
3 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (7.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (7.06%) MySQL
4 11 (6.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.59%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 26 (15.29%) NUnit
2 25 (14.71%) MSTest
2 25 (14.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 25 (14.71%) Moq
3 9 (5.29%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.71%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.18%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.59%) Subversion
7 1 (0.59%) Maven
7 1 (0.59%) Phing
7 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.59%) JUnit
General
1 11 (6.47%) Finance
2 7 (4.12%) Marketing
3 3 (1.76%) Games
3 3 (1.76%) Back Office
4 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.59%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (65.88%) .NET
2 73 (42.94%) ASP.NET
3 54 (31.76%) HTML
4 50 (29.41%) CSS
5 36 (21.18%) .NET Framework
6 31 (18.24%) jQuery
7 28 (16.47%) WinForms
8 25 (14.71%) Spring.NET
8 25 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (14.71%) WCF
8 25 (14.71%) WPF
8 25 (14.71%) Castle Windsor
8 25 (14.71%) Ninject
8 25 (14.71%) Unity DI Container
9 20 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 20 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
10 18 (10.59%) JSON
10 18 (10.59%) XML
11 15 (8.82%) Ajax
12 8 (4.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (25.29%) Computer Science
2 25 (14.71%) Inversion of Control
3 16 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.88%) User Experience
5 9 (5.29%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.53%) iPhone
7 5 (2.94%) iPad
7 5 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.94%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.35%) Physics
8 4 (2.35%) Economics
9 3 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.18%) Social Network
10 2 (1.18%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.59%) Open Source
11 1 (0.59%) Statistics
11 1 (0.59%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.82%) Windows
2 9 (5.29%) Android
3 5 (2.94%) Linux
4 3 (1.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.18%) UNIX
6 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (34.71%) MVC
2 40 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (22.35%) TDD
4 29 (17.06%) Scrum
5 27 (15.88%) Web Application Development
6 25 (14.71%) Kanban
6 25 (14.71%) Dependency Injection
6 25 (14.71%) MVVM
6 25 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (8.24%) Web Development
8 9 (5.29%) OO
8 9 (5.29%) OOD
8 9 (5.29%) Unit Testing
9 7 (4.12%) Pair Programming
10 6 (3.53%) Migration
10 6 (3.53%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (3.53%) Business Analysis
10 6 (3.53%) Software Testing
10 6 (3.53%) Android Development
10 6 (3.53%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 116 (68.24%) C#
2 55 (32.35%) VB.NET
3 54 (31.76%) JavaScript
4 48 (28.24%) SQL
5 47 (27.65%) Java
6 27 (15.88%) VB
7 14 (8.24%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.47%) PHP
9 9 (5.29%) C++
10 5 (2.94%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.35%) Ruby
11 4 (2.35%) Perl
12 2 (1.18%) ABAP
13 1 (0.59%) VBA
13 1 (0.59%) VC++
13 1 (0.59%) PHP5
13 1 (0.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 61 (35.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.94%) SAP
3 4 (2.35%) IBM
3 4 (2.35%) Google
4 1 (0.59%) Zend
4 1 (0.59%) Sencha
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle
4 1 (0.59%) Adobe
4 1 (0.59%) VMware
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