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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 420 390 378
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 44 67 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34 67 48
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +11 17 £32,000 +28.00% 1
Hampshire +1 10 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Berkshire -5 5 £25,000 +13.63%
West Sussex +1 4 £24,750 +3.12% 1
Oxfordshire -24 3 - - 1
East Sussex - 3 £24,625 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £32,739 - 1
Graduate Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 71 (59.66%) Java
2 69 (57.98%) JavaScript
2 69 (57.98%) Computer Science
3 68 (57.14%) HTML
4 66 (55.46%) SQL
4 66 (55.46%) Degree
5 57 (47.90%) CSS
6 44 (36.97%) C#
6 44 (36.97%) C++
7 38 (31.93%) .NET
8 34 (28.57%) Linux
9 33 (27.73%) Software Engineering
10 29 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (24.37%) XML
10 29 (24.37%) Windows
11 25 (21.01%) ASP.NET
11 25 (21.01%) SQL Server
12 23 (19.33%) AngularJS
13 22 (18.49%) Algorithms
14 21 (17.65%) HTML5
15 20 (16.81%) Apple iOS
16 17 (14.29%) Oracle
16 17 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 17 (14.29%) Data Structures
16 17 (14.29%) CSS3
17 16 (13.45%) Oracle Database
17 16 (13.45%) Web Design
17 16 (13.45%) Mathematics
18 15 (12.61%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.20%) SaaS
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.61%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.92%) HTTP
3 2 (1.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.01%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.45%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.72%) MySQL
4 3 (2.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.84%) Big Data
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Eclipse
2 8 (6.72%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.20%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.84%) JIRA
5 1 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (10.92%) Finance
2 2 (1.68%) Games
2 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.84%) Advertising
3 1 (0.84%) Banking
3 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (57.14%) HTML
2 57 (47.90%) CSS
3 38 (31.93%) .NET
4 29 (24.37%) XML
5 25 (21.01%) ASP.NET
6 23 (19.33%) AngularJS
7 21 (17.65%) HTML5
8 17 (14.29%) CSS3
9 13 (10.92%) JSF
10 11 (9.24%) jQuery
10 11 (9.24%) Web Services
11 10 (8.40%) Qt
12 7 (5.88%) Ajax
13 6 (5.04%) D3.js
13 6 (5.04%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (5.04%) WebSockets
14 5 (4.20%) Cocoa
14 5 (4.20%) GWT
14 5 (4.20%) JSON
15 4 (3.36%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 69 (57.98%) Computer Science
2 22 (18.49%) Algorithms
3 17 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 16 (13.45%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.36%) Data Extraction
6 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.36%) Tandem
7 2 (1.68%) NHS
7 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.84%) Fintech
8 1 (0.84%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.84%) iSeries
8 1 (0.84%) Physics
8 1 (0.84%) Social Media
8 1 (0.84%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.57%) Linux
2 29 (24.37%) Windows
3 20 (16.81%) Apple iOS
4 15 (12.61%) Android
5 13 (10.92%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (7.56%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (5.88%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.20%) Unix
9 2 (1.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.73%) Software Engineering
2 29 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (13.45%) Web Design
5 14 (11.76%) Analytics
6 13 (10.92%) Data Analytics
6 13 (10.92%) Database Theory
7 10 (8.40%) E-Commerce
7 10 (8.40%) OO
8 9 (7.56%) SDLC
9 8 (6.72%) MVC
9 8 (6.72%) Web Development
10 7 (5.88%) Mobile Development
11 6 (5.04%) OOP
12 4 (3.36%) Software Architecture
12 4 (3.36%) Static Code Analysis
12 4 (3.36%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.36%) Web Application Development
13 3 (2.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (2.52%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 71 (59.66%) Java
2 69 (57.98%) JavaScript
3 66 (55.46%) SQL
4 44 (36.97%) C#
4 44 (36.97%) C++
5 14 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 13 (10.92%) PL/SQL
6 13 (10.92%) XPath
7 9 (7.56%) C
7 9 (7.56%) Python
7 9 (7.56%) VB
8 8 (6.72%) PHP
9 7 (5.88%) VB.NET
10 6 (5.04%) Go
10 6 (5.04%) Ruby
10 6 (5.04%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.52%) Perl
11 3 (2.52%) XAML
12 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 66 (55.46%) Degree
2 10 (8.40%) HNC
2 10 (8.40%) HND
3 4 (3.36%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.36%) PhD
3 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.68%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 17 (14.29%) Oracle
2 7 (5.88%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.20%) Google
4 3 (2.52%) Sophos
5 2 (1.68%) Websense
6 1 (0.84%) Cognos
6 1 (0.84%) SAP
6 1 (0.84%) Sencha
6 1 (0.84%) Sybase
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