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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 400 385 350
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 43 37 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 70
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
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
19734 19921 20359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.67% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16101 15760 17290
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 March 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
Oxfordshire +18 16 £23,250 +3.33%
Hampshire +10 15 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Surrey -2 8 £27,500 -8.33% 2
West Sussex -1 2 £24,000 -4.00%
Berkshire -15 1 £23,000 -6.12%
Isle of Wight - 1 £21,000 - 1
Graduate Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 78 (87.64%) C#
2 72 (80.90%) .NET
3 69 (77.53%) Degree
4 60 (67.42%) HTML
5 51 (57.30%) SQL Server
6 50 (56.18%) SQL
7 49 (55.06%) CSS
8 48 (53.93%) JavaScript
9 41 (46.07%) Computer Science
10 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET
11 33 (37.08%) Software Engineering
12 31 (34.83%) Ajax
13 30 (33.71%) jQuery
14 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (30.34%) .NET Framework
16 26 (29.21%) Windows
16 26 (29.21%) MVC
17 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
18 21 (23.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 20 (22.47%) MS Excel
19 20 (22.47%) Java
20 19 (21.35%) C++
21 16 (17.98%) OO
21 16 (17.98%) Visual Studio
22 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
23 14 (15.73%) SaaS
24 13 (14.61%) Linux
24 13 (14.61%) PHP
25 12 (13.48%) VB.NET
25 12 (13.48%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (22.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.73%) SaaS
2 3 (3.37%) PaaS
3 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (57.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) MySQL
3 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.12%) JUnit
General
1 12 (13.48%) Retail
2 9 (10.11%) Finance
3 2 (2.25%) Law
3 2 (2.25%) Military
3 2 (2.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (80.90%) .NET
2 60 (67.42%) HTML
3 49 (55.06%) CSS
4 34 (38.20%) ASP.NET
5 31 (34.83%) Ajax
6 30 (33.71%) jQuery
7 27 (30.34%) .NET Framework
8 21 (23.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (12.36%) Razor View Engine
9 11 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (11.24%) LINQ
11 8 (8.99%) XML
12 6 (6.74%) WinForms
12 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (4.49%) STL
14 1 (1.12%) Web Services
14 1 (1.12%) LAMP
14 1 (1.12%) Hibernate
14 1 (1.12%) J2EE
14 1 (1.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (46.07%) Computer Science
2 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.99%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.74%) Physics
5 3 (3.37%) GIS
5 3 (3.37%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.12%) FMCG
7 1 (1.12%) Open Source
7 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.21%) Windows
2 13 (14.61%) Linux
3 7 (7.87%) UNIX
4 4 (4.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.08%) Software Engineering
2 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.21%) MVC
4 16 (17.98%) OO
5 11 (12.36%) Identity Management
6 10 (11.24%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (11.24%) Web Development
6 10 (11.24%) Scrum
7 9 (10.11%) UML
8 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.49%) Android Development
9 3 (3.37%) E-business
9 3 (3.37%) SOA
9 3 (3.37%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.37%) Project Management
9 3 (3.37%) Migration
10 1 (1.12%) Logistics
10 1 (1.12%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.12%) Software Architecture
10 1 (1.12%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 78 (87.64%) C#
2 50 (56.18%) SQL
3 48 (53.93%) JavaScript
4 20 (22.47%) Java
5 19 (21.35%) C++
6 13 (14.61%) PHP
7 12 (13.48%) VB.NET
8 10 (11.24%) C
8 10 (11.24%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.49%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.37%) VC++
10 3 (3.37%) Python
10 3 (3.37%) VB
10 3 (3.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (77.53%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle
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