The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Graduate Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 345 399 421
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 83 64 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 81 62 48
Median salary £27,500 £25,250 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £28,950 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £24,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +7.77%
Graduate Software Engineer
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
17914 20210 21623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16543 17242
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer across the South East region.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +44 25 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire -12 23 £27,000 +5.88% 3
Berkshire +16 15 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Buckinghamshire +31 12 £22,500 +4.65%
West Sussex -14 3 £23,500 -8.73% 1
Sussex - 3 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire -22 2 £29,250 +32.95%
Graduate Software Engineer
England

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Graduate Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

1 129 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 106 (82.17%) Computer Science
3 105 (81.40%) C++
4 103 (79.84%) Degree
5 73 (56.59%) Java
6 72 (55.81%) Mathematics
7 57 (44.19%) C#
8 55 (42.64%) Python
9 53 (41.09%) Physics
10 51 (39.53%) C
11 40 (31.01%) Linux
12 38 (29.46%) JavaScript
13 34 (26.36%) Windows
14 33 (25.58%) HTML
15 23 (17.83%) OO
15 23 (17.83%) CSS
16 19 (14.73%) .NET
17 15 (11.63%) SOA
18 14 (10.85%) PhD
18 14 (10.85%) Web Services
18 14 (10.85%) Multithreading
19 13 (10.08%) Unix
20 12 (9.30%) Telecoms
20 12 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (9.30%) TDD
20 12 (9.30%) Embedded Systems
21 11 (8.53%) REST
21 11 (8.53%) Electronics
21 11 (8.53%) JSON
21 11 (8.53%) XML

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.20%) Apache
2 2 (1.55%) IIS
2 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MS Office
2 2 (1.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) PaaS
1 2 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.10%) ISDN
2 4 (3.10%) VoIP
3 3 (2.33%) 3G
3 3 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.53%) MySQL
2 6 (4.65%) GIS
3 5 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.55%) Subversion
1 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.78%) Bower
2 1 (0.78%) Grunt
2 1 (0.78%) gulp
General
1 12 (9.30%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.53%) Electronics
3 9 (6.98%) Games
4 3 (2.33%) Finance
4 3 (2.33%) Military
4 3 (2.33%) Retail
5 2 (1.55%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (25.58%) HTML
2 23 (17.83%) CSS
3 19 (14.73%) .NET
4 14 (10.85%) Web Services
5 11 (8.53%) JSON
5 11 (8.53%) REST
5 11 (8.53%) SOAP
5 11 (8.53%) XML
6 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.65%) Ajax
7 6 (4.65%) Hibernate
7 6 (4.65%) JSP
7 6 (4.65%) OpenCV
7 6 (4.65%) OpenGL
7 6 (4.65%) Servlets
7 6 (4.65%) Spring
7 6 (4.65%) Spring MVC
7 6 (4.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 5 (3.88%) CSS3
8 5 (3.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 106 (82.17%) Computer Science
2 72 (55.81%) Mathematics
3 53 (41.09%) Physics
4 12 (9.30%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (6.20%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.88%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.10%) Driving Licence
9 3 (2.33%) Blackberry
9 3 (2.33%) iPad
9 3 (2.33%) iPhone
10 2 (1.55%) Contactless
11 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.78%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.01%) Linux
2 34 (26.36%) Windows
3 13 (10.08%) Unix
4 5 (3.88%) Solaris
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.55%) Android
6 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (17.83%) OO
3 15 (11.63%) SOA
4 14 (10.85%) Multithreading
5 12 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (9.30%) TDD
6 10 (7.75%) UML
7 9 (6.98%) Image Processing
8 7 (5.43%) OOP
9 6 (4.65%) Machine Learning
9 6 (4.65%) MVC
9 6 (4.65%) SDLC
9 6 (4.65%) Web Development
10 5 (3.88%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (3.88%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (3.88%) Separation of Concerns
11 3 (2.33%) OOD
11 3 (2.33%) Unit Testing
11 3 (2.33%) Video Processing
12 2 (1.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 105 (81.40%) C++
2 73 (56.59%) Java
3 57 (44.19%) C#
4 55 (42.64%) Python
5 51 (39.53%) C
6 38 (29.46%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.88%) F#
7 5 (3.88%) Haskell
7 5 (3.88%) MATLAB
7 5 (3.88%) PHP
8 3 (2.33%) SQL
9 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.55%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.78%) R
10 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 103 (79.84%) Degree
2 14 (10.85%) PhD
3 10 (7.75%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.65%) HND
5 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (7.75%) Oracle
2 3 (2.33%) Citrix
2 3 (2.33%) Intel Security
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.33%) Sophos
3 2 (1.55%) Rally
3 2 (1.55%) Red Hat
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