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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate Software Engineer
England / South East
Rank 352 393 414
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 26 49 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.26% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 48 55
Median salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -

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
14046 18543 20147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.69% 96.70% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11642 15931 16458
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +44 13 £30,000 - 1
Hampshire +30 8 £30,000 - 2
Surrey +30 2 £26,750 +0.94%
Kent - 2 £28,250 -
West Sussex -1 1 £23,000 -13.20%
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 76 (98.70%) Software Engineering
2 67 (87.01%) Degree
3 61 (79.22%) C++
4 57 (74.03%) Computer Science
5 40 (51.95%) Java
6 38 (49.35%) C
7 32 (41.56%) C#
8 28 (36.36%) Mathematics
9 26 (33.77%) Python
10 25 (32.47%) Physics
11 18 (23.38%) HTML
12 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
12 16 (20.78%) CSS
13 13 (16.88%) XML
14 11 (14.29%) Linux
14 11 (14.29%) SQL
14 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (14.29%) JSON
15 9 (11.69%) OO
15 9 (11.69%) SOAP
15 9 (11.69%) Web Services
16 8 (10.39%) TDD
16 8 (10.39%) Qt
17 7 (9.09%) Unit Testing
17 7 (9.09%) REST
17 7 (9.09%) .NET
17 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
17 7 (9.09%) SDLC
18 6 (7.79%) Node.js
18 6 (7.79%) Relational Database

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:

Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.60%) FTP
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
2 2 (2.60%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.60%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) RFID
3 1 (1.30%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.60%) Big Data
3 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.79%) Military
2 3 (3.90%) Electronics
3 2 (2.60%) Automotive
4 1 (1.30%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) HTML
2 16 (20.78%) CSS
3 13 (16.88%) XML
4 11 (14.29%) JSON
5 9 (11.69%) SOAP
5 9 (11.69%) Web Services
6 8 (10.39%) Qt
7 7 (9.09%) .NET
7 7 (9.09%) REST
8 6 (7.79%) Node.js
9 5 (6.49%) Hibernate
9 5 (6.49%) Spring
9 5 (6.49%) Spring MVC
10 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 2 (2.60%) RESTful
12 2 (2.60%) STL
13 1 (1.30%) OpenGL
13 1 (1.30%) WCF
13 1 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 57 (74.03%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.30%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) Unix
3 5 (6.49%) Solaris
4 4 (5.19%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (5.19%) Windows
5 3 (3.90%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (98.70%) Software Engineering
2 28 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 25 (32.47%) Physics
4 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.69%) OO
6 8 (10.39%) TDD
7 7 (9.09%) SDLC
7 7 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.79%) Multithreaded Programming
8 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
8 6 (7.79%) MVC
8 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.49%) Regression Testing
9 5 (6.49%) SOA
10 4 (5.19%) Signal Processing
11 3 (3.90%) CAD
12 2 (2.60%) Software Testing
13 1 (1.30%) Artificial Intelligence
13 1 (1.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (79.22%) C++
2 40 (51.95%) Java
3 38 (49.35%) C
4 32 (41.56%) C#
5 26 (33.77%) Python
6 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
7 11 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (6.49%) VC++
9 3 (3.90%) Embedded C++
9 3 (3.90%) PHP
10 2 (2.60%) VB
11 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.30%) Perl
11 1 (1.30%) Tcl
11 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (87.01%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) PhD
2 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) NFS
2 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle
2 3 (3.90%) Avid
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
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