The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 249 - 236
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.089% - 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% - 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £19,500 - £24,750
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 - £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 - £28,550
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Graduate Software Engineer
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
6422 6986 6400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.51% 94.80% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5351 5699 5505
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 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Cheshire - 4 £19,500 -
Manchester - 2 £20,750 -
Graduate Software Engineer
England

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Android
4 4 (40.00%) iPhone
4 4 (40.00%) Qt
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (40.00%) OpenAL
4 4 (40.00%) OpenCL
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (40.00%) BREW
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (40.00%) Nucleus RTOS
4 4 (40.00%) Multimedia
4 4 (40.00%) Speech Recognition
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) NFC
4 4 (40.00%) Flash
4 4 (40.00%) J2ME
4 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Automotive
4 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (40.00%) Device Driver
4 4 (40.00%) UIQ
4 4 (40.00%) Series 60
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) C#

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Bluetooth
1 4 (40.00%) GPRS
1 4 (40.00%) GSM
1 4 (40.00%) UMTS
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
1 4 (40.00%) WLAN
1 4 (40.00%) DVB
1 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (40.00%) NFC
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Automotive
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Flash
1 4 (40.00%) J2ME
1 4 (40.00%) SVG
1 4 (40.00%) OpenGL
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
1 4 (40.00%) UIQ
1 4 (40.00%) Series 60
1 4 (40.00%) BREW
1 4 (40.00%) Qt
1 4 (40.00%) OpenAL
1 4 (40.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) MPEG
1 4 (40.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (40.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (10.00%) BeagleBone
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (40.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) DRM
2 4 (40.00%) Speech Recognition
3 3 (30.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Symbian