The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 392 417 390
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 57 22 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 56 19 44
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
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
20681 20579 21307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.02% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16344 16975 18242
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Berkshire +17 22 £24,000 -12.72% 3
Hampshire -5 15 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Isle of Wight - 9 £20,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +18 6 £28,000 +21.73%
West Sussex +3 5 £26,500 -
Surrey -6 2 £26,500 +8.16%
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 108 (99.08%) Software Engineering
2 70 (64.22%) Computer Science
3 69 (63.30%) Degree
4 68 (62.39%) C#
5 59 (54.13%) C++
6 55 (50.46%) .NET
7 53 (48.62%) JavaScript
8 52 (47.71%) HTML
9 51 (46.79%) SQL Server
10 47 (43.12%) Linux
11 44 (40.37%) ASP.NET
12 41 (37.61%) Microsoft
13 40 (36.70%) OO
14 35 (32.11%) UNIX
15 34 (31.19%) C
16 33 (30.28%) Java
17 30 (27.52%) Ajax
18 29 (26.61%) MVC
19 24 (22.02%) CSS
20 23 (21.10%) PHP
21 22 (20.18%) ISO 9001
22 21 (19.27%) VB.NET
23 19 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
24 17 (15.60%) Windows
25 16 (14.68%) Visual Studio
25 16 (14.68%) MS Excel
26 15 (13.76%) OOA/OOD
26 15 (13.76%) Mathematics
27 13 (11.93%) Physics
28 12 (11.01%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.83%) Apache
2 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.92%) Node.js
2 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (14.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.17%) GitHub
2 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.75%) LDAP
2 3 (2.75%) FTP
2 3 (2.75%) HTTP
2 3 (2.75%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (46.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.01%) MySQL
3 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.92%) SQLite
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.92%) Subversion
2 1 (0.92%) JUnit
General
1 11 (10.09%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.75%) Games
4 2 (1.83%) Electronics
4 2 (1.83%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (50.46%) .NET
2 52 (47.71%) HTML
3 44 (40.37%) ASP.NET
4 30 (27.52%) Ajax
5 24 (22.02%) CSS
6 10 (9.17%) LAMP
7 9 (8.26%) XML
8 8 (7.34%) WinForms
9 6 (5.50%) HTML5
9 6 (5.50%) STL
10 5 (4.59%) WCF
11 4 (3.67%) WPF
12 3 (2.75%) Web Services
12 3 (2.75%) J2EE
13 2 (1.83%) JSP
13 2 (1.83%) Servlets
14 1 (0.92%) jQuery
14 1 (0.92%) Hibernate
14 1 (0.92%) CSS3
14 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 70 (64.22%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.76%) Mathematics
3 13 (11.93%) Physics
4 12 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (9.17%) Open Source
5 10 (9.17%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (6.42%) Algorithms
7 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.83%) GIS
10 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.12%) Linux
2 35 (32.11%) UNIX
3 17 (15.60%) Windows
4 1 (0.92%) Android
4 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (99.08%) Software Engineering
2 40 (36.70%) OO
3 29 (26.61%) MVC
4 19 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (13.76%) OOA/OOD
6 11 (10.09%) UML
7 10 (9.17%) OOD
8 9 (8.26%) Web Development
9 6 (5.50%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.50%) E-business
9 6 (5.50%) Migration
10 4 (3.67%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.67%) Financial Modelling
10 4 (3.67%) Refactoring
10 4 (3.67%) Software Architecture
10 4 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.67%) Analytics
11 2 (1.83%) Test Automation
11 2 (1.83%) TDD
11 2 (1.83%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (62.39%) C#
2 59 (54.13%) C++
3 53 (48.62%) JavaScript
4 34 (31.19%) C
5 33 (30.28%) Java
6 23 (21.10%) PHP
7 21 (19.27%) VB.NET
8 9 (8.26%) SQL
9 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
9 6 (5.50%) VC++
10 3 (2.75%) Python
11 1 (0.92%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.92%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.92%) VB
11 1 (0.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (63.30%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) PhD
3 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.18%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.67%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.92%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) NFS
2 1 (0.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 41 (37.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.67%) TOWER Software
3 1 (0.92%) VMware
3 1 (0.92%) Coverity
3 1 (0.92%) Wind River
3 1 (0.92%) CA
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle
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