The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 386 354 384
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 63 81 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.39% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 63 80 63
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,250 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21467 20915 22118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.83% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17159 17230 18906
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate Software Developer
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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
Oxfordshire +5 19 £22,500 -8.16% 2
Hampshire -4 19 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Berkshire -9 15 £21,000 -26.31% 2
Surrey -12 8 £25,500 +13.33% 2
West Sussex -7 2 £22,500 -10.00%
Kent -7 1 £24,000 +4.34%
Buckinghamshire -12 1 £24,500 -2.00% 1
East Sussex -29 1 £22,500 -6.25%
Graduate Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 74 (67.89%) Degree
1 74 (67.89%) C#
2 70 (64.22%) Computer Science
3 62 (56.88%) .NET
4 48 (44.04%) JavaScript
5 45 (41.28%) C++
6 41 (37.61%) SQL Server
7 39 (35.78%) HTML
8 37 (33.94%) CSS
9 35 (32.11%) SQL
10 34 (31.19%) Java
11 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET
11 31 (28.44%) MS Excel
12 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
13 28 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (25.69%) Microsoft
14 27 (24.77%) OO
15 23 (21.10%) C
16 19 (17.43%) Windows
16 19 (17.43%) Linux
17 16 (14.68%) Python
18 15 (13.76%) Perl
19 14 (12.84%) Games
19 14 (12.84%) Mathematics
20 13 (11.93%) Game Development
20 13 (11.93%) VB.NET
21 11 (10.09%) Bash Shell
22 10 (9.17%) Web Development
22 10 (9.17%) Oracle
23 9 (8.26%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (8.26%) Node.js
2 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (28.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) SNMP
2 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (37.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.42%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (6.42%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (2.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.67%) GDB
2 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (12.84%) Games
2 8 (7.34%) Finance
3 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.75%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.92%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (56.88%) .NET
2 39 (35.78%) HTML
3 37 (33.94%) CSS
4 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET
5 9 (8.26%) .NET Framework
5 9 (8.26%) HTML5
5 9 (8.26%) CSS3
5 9 (8.26%) AngularJS
6 8 (7.34%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (6.42%) PrimeFaces
8 6 (5.50%) Ajax
8 6 (5.50%) XML
9 5 (4.59%) WPF
10 4 (3.67%) Silverlight
10 4 (3.67%) LINQ
10 4 (3.67%) WCF
10 4 (3.67%) XSL
10 4 (3.67%) Web Services
11 3 (2.75%) J2EE
11 3 (2.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (64.22%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.84%) Mathematics
3 9 (8.26%) Physics
4 4 (3.67%) Kindle
5 3 (2.75%) Open Source
5 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.83%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.92%) Firmware
7 1 (0.92%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.43%) Windows
1 19 (17.43%) Linux
2 7 (6.42%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (0.92%) Android
3 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
2 28 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (24.77%) OO
4 13 (11.93%) Game Development
5 10 (9.17%) Web Development
6 9 (8.26%) OOP
6 9 (8.26%) TDD
6 9 (8.26%) BDD
7 8 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.42%) UML
8 7 (6.42%) Parallel Processing
8 7 (6.42%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (5.50%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.59%) Analytics
10 5 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.67%) Static Code Analysis
11 4 (3.67%) Cyber Security
11 4 (3.67%) Refactoring
11 4 (3.67%) Software Architecture
11 4 (3.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (67.89%) C#
2 48 (44.04%) JavaScript
3 45 (41.28%) C++
4 35 (32.11%) SQL
5 34 (31.19%) Java
6 23 (21.10%) C
7 16 (14.68%) Python
8 15 (13.76%) Perl
9 13 (11.93%) VB.NET
10 11 (10.09%) Bash Shell
11 9 (8.26%) VB
12 7 (6.42%) PL/SQL
13 4 (3.67%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.67%) PHP
13 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.92%) Lua
Qualifications
1 74 (67.89%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) Solvency II
1 4 (3.67%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.92%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (25.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle
3 4 (3.67%) Coverity
3 4 (3.67%) Wind River
3 4 (3.67%) TOWER Software
4 1 (0.92%) Google
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + training, career development
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
National Energy Services Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago