The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 45 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.79% 1.45% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.51% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £24,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Graduate Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
266 265 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.00% 96.36% 90.68%
Number of salaries quoted 211 163 155
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,900 £49,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Graduate Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Graduate Developer Salary Trend in Solihull

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 16 (94.12%) VB.NET
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Degree
4 11 (64.71%) Finance
4 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
4 11 (64.71%) VBA
5 6 (35.29%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) WinForms
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (23.53%) WCF
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) C
7 4 (23.53%) VB
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.76%) MVC

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
4 4 (23.53%) WinForms
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 4 (23.53%) WCF
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
3 1 (5.88%) OOD
3 1 (5.88%) OOP
3 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
1 16 (94.12%) VB.NET
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) VBA
4 6 (35.29%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft