The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Graduate Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 224 248 233
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 10 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.14% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 24
Median salary £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,800 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Graduate Software 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
5397 6184 6861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.51% 96.78% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4578 5042 5525
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 6 £26,000 +4.00% 2
Cheshire +40 1 £25,000 +31.57% 2
Graduate Software Developer
England

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Graduate Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) PHP
2 11 (68.75%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Degree
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Games
5 8 (50.00%) HTML5
6 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
6 7 (43.75%) Banking
6 7 (43.75%) Retail
6 7 (43.75%) BDD
6 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (43.75%) SDLC
6 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
6 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 7 (43.75%) Process Management
7 5 (31.25%) C#
8 4 (25.00%) CSS
8 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (18.75%) Ruby
9 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
10 2 (12.50%) C

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) AMQP
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
2 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 9 (56.25%) Games
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.25%) DirectX
6 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) LESS
6 1 (6.25%) LINQ
6 1 (6.25%) MFC
6 1 (6.25%) OpenGL
6 1 (6.25%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (6.25%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) Symfony
6 1 (6.25%) WCF
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) BDD
2 7 (43.75%) Process Management
2 7 (43.75%) SDLC
2 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) 3D Programming
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Game Development
4 1 (6.25%) Microservices
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) PHP
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby
6 2 (12.50%) C
6 2 (12.50%) Python
7 1 (6.25%) ES6
7 1 (6.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
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