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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 397 407 410
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 51 57 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.28% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 48 55 31
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.76%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
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 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 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
Berkshire -11 22 £28,000 +27.27% 3
Surrey +20 18 £26,500 -
West Sussex -2 12 £26,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -2 4 £22,500 -4.25%
Hampshire +10 3 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Oxfordshire -5 2 - -
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 86 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 69 (80.23%) Degree
3 60 (69.77%) Computer Science
4 56 (65.12%) C++
5 43 (50.00%) Java
6 39 (45.35%) C
6 39 (45.35%) C#
7 32 (37.21%) Python
7 32 (37.21%) Linux
8 26 (30.23%) JavaScript
9 23 (26.74%) Mathematics
10 19 (22.09%) Physics
10 19 (22.09%) Ajax
10 19 (22.09%) MySQL
11 17 (19.77%) UML
11 17 (19.77%) Apache
12 15 (17.44%) GIS
12 15 (17.44%) JSP
12 15 (17.44%) Servlets
12 15 (17.44%) Web Development
13 14 (16.28%) Windows
14 13 (15.12%) .NET
15 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
16 11 (12.79%) Embedded Systems
16 11 (12.79%) FTP
16 11 (12.79%) HTTP
16 11 (12.79%) Kerberos
16 11 (12.79%) NFS
16 11 (12.79%) LDAP
17 10 (11.63%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 17 (19.77%) Apache
2 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.16%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) PaaS
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.79%) FTP
2 11 (12.79%) HTTP
2 11 (12.79%) Kerberos
2 11 (12.79%) LDAP
3 1 (1.16%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.09%) MySQL
2 15 (17.44%) GIS
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.16%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.16%) Subversion
2 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.16%) Avionics
3 1 (1.16%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) Ajax
2 15 (17.44%) JSP
2 15 (17.44%) Servlets
3 13 (15.12%) .NET
4 10 (11.63%) HTML
5 6 (6.98%) CSS
6 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.49%) jQuery
8 2 (2.33%) D3.js
8 2 (2.33%) GWT
8 2 (2.33%) JSON
8 2 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.33%) Web Services
8 2 (2.33%) XML
9 1 (1.16%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.16%) Ember.js
9 1 (1.16%) HTML5
9 1 (1.16%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 60 (69.77%) Computer Science
2 23 (26.74%) Mathematics
3 19 (22.09%) Physics
4 11 (12.79%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.65%) Tandem
7 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.33%) NHS
8 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.16%) Contactless
9 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Linux
2 14 (16.28%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Unix
4 1 (1.16%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (19.77%) UML
3 15 (17.44%) Web Development
4 9 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.30%) OO
5 8 (9.30%) Unit Testing
6 6 (6.98%) Pair Programming
6 6 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (6.98%) Test Automation
7 3 (3.49%) MVC
7 3 (3.49%) OOP
7 3 (3.49%) QMS
7 3 (3.49%) Quality Management
8 2 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.16%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.16%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (1.16%) OOD
9 1 (1.16%) Scrum
9 1 (1.16%) Service Management
9 1 (1.16%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 56 (65.12%) C++
2 43 (50.00%) Java
3 39 (45.35%) C
3 39 (45.35%) C#
4 32 (37.21%) Python
5 26 (30.23%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.65%) SQL
7 2 (2.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) C++/CLI
8 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.16%) Ruby
8 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (80.23%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) PhD
4 2 (2.33%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.79%) NFS
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) Sophos
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.33%) Google
3 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.16%) Borland
4 1 (1.16%) QNX
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