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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 429 413 361
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 17 56 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 55 81
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £20,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £27,500 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
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
19987 21679 21372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.14% 94.90% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16328 17548 17727
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 £62,500 £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 7 July 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
Surrey +10 5 £28,800 +15.20% 1
Oxfordshire +2 4 £23,500 +14.63%
Hampshire -13 4 £25,500 -7.27% 2
Isle of Wight - 2 £21,000 -
Buckinghamshire -1 1 - - 1
Berkshire -16 1 £22,500 +7.14%
Graduate Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 38 (76.00%) C#
2 30 (60.00%) HTML
3 29 (58.00%) .NET
3 29 (58.00%) Degree
4 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (52.00%) SQL
5 22 (44.00%) Java
5 22 (44.00%) CSS
6 20 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 20 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 18 (36.00%) OO
7 18 (36.00%) C++
8 15 (30.00%) Windows
9 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
10 13 (26.00%) Ajax
11 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (22.00%) Linux
12 11 (22.00%) XML
13 10 (20.00%) MVC
14 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
14 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
14 9 (18.00%) jQuery
15 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
15 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
15 7 (14.00%) Oracle
16 6 (12.00%) Perl
16 6 (12.00%) PHP
16 6 (12.00%) C
16 6 (12.00%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
1 1 (2.00%) JBoss
1 1 (2.00%) Apache
1 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) Extranet
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Legal
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Military
4 1 (2.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (60.00%) HTML
2 29 (58.00%) .NET
3 22 (44.00%) CSS
4 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (26.00%) Ajax
6 11 (22.00%) XML
7 9 (18.00%) jQuery
8 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
8 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.00%) LINQ
9 4 (8.00%) MFC
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.00%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (6.00%) XSLT
11 2 (4.00%) Java EE
12 1 (2.00%) WPF
12 1 (2.00%) jBPM
12 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
12 1 (2.00%) Cocoa
12 1 (2.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.00%) GIS
2 4 (8.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.00%) Physics
4 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Android
4 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.00%) UNIX
5 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (36.00%) OO
3 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) MVC
5 5 (10.00%) Web Development
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.00%) Android Development
6 4 (8.00%) Scrum
6 4 (8.00%) Content Management
7 3 (6.00%) Change Management
7 3 (6.00%) Identity Management
7 3 (6.00%) Project Management
7 3 (6.00%) SDLC
8 2 (4.00%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.00%) System Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.00%) UML
8 2 (4.00%) OOP
8 2 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) C#
2 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (52.00%) SQL
3 22 (44.00%) Java
4 18 (36.00%) C++
5 6 (12.00%) C
5 6 (12.00%) Perl
5 6 (12.00%) PHP
5 6 (12.00%) Python
6 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.00%) Sybase
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