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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 172 190 182
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 91 54 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.23% 0.79% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.84% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 80 54 67
Average salary £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,750 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+1.09% -1.08%
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
7015 6440 7045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.93% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5787 5544 6021
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £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 19 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 19 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 +30 47 £20,000 -6.97% 6
Cheshire +2 30 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Lancashire -3 7 £20,000 +5.26% 1
Merseyside +9 6 £19,750 -17.70% 1
Graduate Developer
England

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 (66.67%) C#
2 113 (64.94%) .NET
3 75 (43.10%) ASP.NET
4 60 (34.48%) MVC
5 59 (33.91%) JavaScript
6 57 (32.76%) VB.NET
7 56 (32.18%) Degree
8 54 (31.03%) SQL
8 54 (31.03%) HTML
9 53 (30.46%) Java
10 50 (28.74%) CSS
10 50 (28.74%) SQL Server
11 42 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (24.14%) Computer Science
12 39 (22.41%) .NET Framework
12 39 (22.41%) TDD
13 33 (18.97%) Windows
14 32 (18.39%) jQuery
15 30 (17.24%) Scrum
16 29 (16.67%) WinForms
16 29 (16.67%) Web Application Development
17 28 (16.09%) VB
18 27 (15.52%) NUnit
18 27 (15.52%) WCF
18 27 (15.52%) WPF
19 26 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
19 26 (14.94%) Kanban
19 26 (14.94%) Spring.NET
19 26 (14.94%) ASP.NET MVC
19 26 (14.94%) Dependency Injection

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 (1.72%) WordPress
2 2 (1.15%) SAS
3 1 (0.57%) CMS
3 1 (0.57%) IIS
3 1 (0.57%) Apache
3 1 (0.57%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.57%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.15%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.57%) Firewall
3 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (6.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (6.32%) MySQL
5 10 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.57%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 27 (15.52%) NUnit
2 26 (14.94%) MSTest
2 26 (14.94%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (14.94%) Moq
3 9 (5.17%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.60%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.15%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.57%) Maven
7 1 (0.57%) Phing
7 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.57%) JUnit
General
1 11 (6.32%) Finance
2 3 (1.72%) Back Office
2 3 (1.72%) Games
2 3 (1.72%) Marketing
3 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (64.94%) .NET
2 75 (43.10%) ASP.NET
3 54 (31.03%) HTML
4 50 (28.74%) CSS
5 39 (22.41%) .NET Framework
6 32 (18.39%) jQuery
7 29 (16.67%) WinForms
8 27 (15.52%) WCF
8 27 (15.52%) WPF
9 26 (14.94%) Spring.NET
9 26 (14.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (14.94%) Castle Windsor
9 26 (14.94%) Ninject
9 26 (14.94%) Unity DI Container
10 24 (13.79%) XML
11 22 (12.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 22 (12.64%) Razor View Engine
12 18 (10.34%) Ajax
12 18 (10.34%) JSON
13 11 (6.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 26 (14.94%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.75%) User Experience
5 8 (4.60%) iPhone
5 8 (4.60%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.02%) Blackberry
6 7 (4.02%) iPad
7 5 (2.87%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.30%) Physics
8 4 (2.30%) Economics
9 2 (1.15%) Mobile Games
9 2 (1.15%) Social Network
10 1 (0.57%) Open Source
10 1 (0.57%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.97%) Windows
2 11 (6.32%) Android
3 5 (2.87%) Linux
4 3 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.15%) UNIX
6 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.48%) MVC
2 42 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (22.41%) TDD
4 30 (17.24%) Scrum
5 29 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 26 (14.94%) Kanban
6 26 (14.94%) Dependency Injection
6 26 (14.94%) MVVM
6 26 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (8.05%) Web Development
8 9 (5.17%) Unit Testing
8 9 (5.17%) OO
9 8 (4.60%) OOD
9 8 (4.60%) Android Development
9 8 (4.60%) iOS Development
10 7 (4.02%) Pair Programming
11 6 (3.45%) Migration
11 6 (3.45%) Software Engineering
11 6 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (3.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 116 (66.67%) C#
2 59 (33.91%) JavaScript
3 57 (32.76%) VB.NET
4 54 (31.03%) SQL
5 53 (30.46%) Java
6 28 (16.09%) VB
7 13 (7.47%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.32%) C++
9 9 (5.17%) PHP
10 7 (4.02%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.30%) Ruby
11 4 (2.30%) Perl
12 2 (1.15%) ABAP
13 1 (0.57%) VBA
13 1 (0.57%) VC++
13 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (32.18%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.30%) Google
2 4 (2.30%) IBM
3 2 (1.15%) SAP
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe
4 1 (0.57%) VMware
4 1 (0.57%) Zend
4 1 (0.57%) Sencha
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