The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 385 361 384
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 55 73 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.36% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 53 72 60
Average salary £26,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,100 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20681 20449 21581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.68% 94.99% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16309 16863 18474
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Graduate Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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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
Berkshire +2 19 £26,000 +13.04%
Oxfordshire +18 15 £22,500 +7.14% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 7 £25,000 +4.16% 6
Hampshire -18 7 £23,500 +4.44%
Surrey -18 5 £27,500 +1.85%
Kent +4 2 £21,000 -6.66%
Graduate Software Developer
England

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Graduate Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 87 (74.36%) Degree
2 85 (72.65%) C#
3 81 (69.23%) .NET
4 75 (64.10%) Computer Science
5 68 (58.12%) SQL Server
6 59 (50.43%) JavaScript
7 52 (44.44%) HTML
8 47 (40.17%) SQL
8 47 (40.17%) Software Engineering
9 46 (39.32%) C++
10 43 (36.75%) MS Excel
11 37 (31.62%) Microsoft
12 36 (30.77%) ASP.NET
13 34 (29.06%) Java
14 33 (28.21%) CSS
15 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (27.35%) OO
16 22 (18.80%) Linux
17 21 (17.95%) VB.NET
17 21 (17.95%) Windows
18 18 (15.38%) C
19 17 (14.53%) Visual Studio
19 17 (14.53%) Mathematics
20 15 (12.82%) VB
20 15 (12.82%) PHP
21 14 (11.97%) Finance
21 14 (11.97%) .NET Framework
22 13 (11.11%) Games
22 13 (11.11%) Game Development
22 13 (11.11%) Enterprise Software

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Graduate Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.27%) Node.js
2 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.85%) CMS
3 1 (0.85%) Kentico
Applications
1 43 (36.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (58.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.26%) MySQL
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (14.53%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.42%) GDB
3 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.85%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (11.97%) Finance
2 13 (11.11%) Games
3 3 (2.56%) Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (69.23%) .NET
2 52 (44.44%) HTML
3 36 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 33 (28.21%) CSS
5 14 (11.97%) .NET Framework
6 10 (8.55%) LAMP
7 8 (6.84%) XML
8 7 (5.98%) WinForms
8 7 (5.98%) AngularJS
9 6 (5.13%) HTML5
10 5 (4.27%) CSS3
11 4 (3.42%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (3.42%) J2EE
12 3 (2.56%) STL
12 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (1.71%) WPF
13 2 (1.71%) Ajax
14 1 (0.85%) .NET Remoting
14 1 (0.85%) WF
14 1 (0.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 75 (64.10%) Computer Science
2 17 (14.53%) Mathematics
3 13 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (9.40%) Physics
5 10 (8.55%) Open Source
5 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.27%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.42%) Kindle
8 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.85%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.85%) MPEG
9 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.80%) Linux
2 21 (17.95%) Windows
3 3 (2.56%) UNIX
4 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.17%) Software Engineering
2 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.35%) OO
3 13 (11.11%) Game Development
4 8 (6.84%) OOP
5 7 (5.98%) UML
6 5 (4.27%) Web Development
6 5 (4.27%) TDD
6 5 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (4.27%) BDD
6 5 (4.27%) Analytics
7 4 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.42%) MVC
7 4 (3.42%) Risk Management
7 4 (3.42%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (3.42%) Refactoring
7 4 (3.42%) Software Architecture
7 4 (3.42%) Financial Modelling
8 3 (2.56%) E-business
8 3 (2.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 85 (72.65%) C#
2 59 (50.43%) JavaScript
3 47 (40.17%) SQL
4 46 (39.32%) C++
5 34 (29.06%) Java
6 21 (17.95%) VB.NET
7 18 (15.38%) C
8 15 (12.82%) VB
8 15 (12.82%) PHP
9 8 (6.84%) Python
10 7 (5.98%) Perl
11 5 (4.27%) Bash Shell
11 5 (4.27%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.56%) VC++
14 2 (1.71%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.85%) XPath
15 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (74.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) Solvency II
1 4 (3.42%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 37 (31.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.42%) Oracle
2 4 (3.42%) TOWER Software
3 1 (0.85%) Google
3 1 (0.85%) Coverity
3 1 (0.85%) Wind River
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