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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 422 416 373
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 22 44 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.19% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.20% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 73
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
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
20191 22325 21425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.95% 94.83% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16176 17922 17686
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
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
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 4 May 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
Hampshire +8 13 £25,500 -7.27%
Surrey +17 5 £27,500 +11.11% 1
Isle of Wight - 3 £21,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 1 £22,500 -
Graduate Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 65 (92.86%) C#
2 56 (80.00%) HTML
3 55 (78.57%) .NET
4 50 (71.43%) Degree
5 49 (70.00%) CSS
6 43 (61.43%) SQL Server
6 43 (61.43%) JavaScript
7 39 (55.71%) SQL
8 34 (48.57%) ASP.NET
9 32 (45.71%) Ajax
10 30 (42.86%) jQuery
11 29 (41.43%) Software Engineering
12 27 (38.57%) Computer Science
13 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (35.71%) MVC
15 24 (34.29%) Windows
15 24 (34.29%) .NET Framework
16 20 (28.57%) Entity Framework
16 20 (28.57%) OO
17 19 (27.14%) Java
18 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
18 15 (21.43%) C++
18 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
19 13 (18.57%) SaaS
19 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
20 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
20 12 (17.14%) Retail
21 11 (15.71%) Razor View Engine
21 11 (15.71%) Linux
21 11 (15.71%) Salesforce.com

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) SaaS
2 2 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (61.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) JUnit
General
1 12 (17.14%) Retail
2 7 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Military
3 2 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (80.00%) HTML
2 55 (78.57%) .NET
3 49 (70.00%) CSS
4 34 (48.57%) ASP.NET
5 32 (45.71%) Ajax
6 30 (42.86%) jQuery
7 24 (34.29%) .NET Framework
8 20 (28.57%) Entity Framework
9 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (15.71%) Razor View Engine
11 9 (12.86%) LINQ
12 7 (10.00%) XML
13 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
14 1 (1.43%) STL
14 1 (1.43%) Web Services
14 1 (1.43%) J2EE
14 1 (1.43%) Spring
14 1 (1.43%) JSF
14 1 (1.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.57%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.71%) Physics
4 4 (5.71%) GIS
5 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.43%) FMCG
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Windows
2 11 (15.71%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) UNIX
3 3 (4.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Software Engineering
2 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.71%) MVC
4 20 (28.57%) OO
5 11 (15.71%) Identity Management
6 9 (12.86%) Scrum
6 9 (12.86%) Web Development
7 4 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (4.29%) Project Management
8 3 (4.29%) UML
8 3 (4.29%) Android Development
9 2 (2.86%) Mobile Development
9 2 (2.86%) OOP
9 2 (2.86%) Change Management
9 2 (2.86%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.86%) SOA
10 1 (1.43%) Process Management
10 1 (1.43%) OOD
10 1 (1.43%) Logistics
10 1 (1.43%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (92.86%) C#
2 43 (61.43%) JavaScript
3 39 (55.71%) SQL
4 19 (27.14%) Java
5 15 (21.43%) C++
6 9 (12.86%) VB.NET
7 8 (11.43%) T-SQL
8 7 (10.00%) C
8 7 (10.00%) PHP
9 6 (8.57%) Python
9 6 (8.57%) Perl
10 3 (4.29%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle
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