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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 397 408 415
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 52 62 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.28% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 51 62 32
Average salary £26,000 £24,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
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
20230 22212 21356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.25% 94.88% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16513 18046 17678
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015. 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
Hampshire +10 27 £25,250 +7.44% 3
Surrey +20 13 £26,500 +6.00% 2
West Sussex +14 11 £26,500 +6.00%
Berkshire -1 4 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire +8 1 £22,000 -18.51% 1
Middlesex - 1 £21,000 -
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 98 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 62 (63.27%) Computer Science
3 60 (61.22%) C++
4 55 (56.12%) Degree
5 54 (55.10%) Java
6 33 (33.67%) Linux
7 32 (32.65%) JavaScript
7 32 (32.65%) HTML
7 32 (32.65%) C
8 31 (31.63%) Mathematics
9 30 (30.61%) Web Development
9 30 (30.61%) C#
10 24 (24.49%) UNIX
11 23 (23.47%) Python
12 21 (21.43%) .NET
13 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (18.37%) Apache
15 17 (17.35%) Project Management
16 16 (16.33%) GIS
16 16 (16.33%) PhD
16 16 (16.33%) OOD
16 16 (16.33%) Algorithms
17 15 (15.31%) SQL Server
17 15 (15.31%) Telecoms
18 14 (14.29%) Data Analysis
18 14 (14.29%) PHP
18 14 (14.29%) UML
18 14 (14.29%) Web Services
18 14 (14.29%) Test Automation
19 13 (13.27%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 18 (18.37%) Apache
2 5 (5.10%) Mule
2 5 (5.10%) OpenStack
2 5 (5.10%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.02%) IIS
3 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
1 1 (1.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) LDAP
2 5 (5.10%) FTP
2 5 (5.10%) HTTP
2 5 (5.10%) Kerberos
2 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.02%) Internet
3 1 (1.02%) RTP
3 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.02%) RANAP
3 1 (1.02%) LTE
3 1 (1.02%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (1.02%) ATM
3 1 (1.02%) GSM
3 1 (1.02%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.27%) MySQL
3 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.02%) UniData
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Subversion
1 3 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (15.31%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.20%) Games
3 4 (4.08%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.06%) Military
5 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Electronics
6 1 (1.02%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Law
6 1 (1.02%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.65%) HTML
2 21 (21.43%) .NET
3 14 (14.29%) Web Services
4 13 (13.27%) JSP
4 13 (13.27%) Servlets
4 13 (13.27%) Ajax
5 12 (12.24%) HTML5
6 10 (10.20%) CSS
7 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
8 8 (8.16%) WPF
9 7 (7.14%) WCF
10 6 (6.12%) J2EE
10 6 (6.12%) XML
11 5 (5.10%) Hibernate
11 5 (5.10%) Spring
11 5 (5.10%) CSS3
11 5 (5.10%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.10%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (4.08%) REST
12 4 (4.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (63.27%) Computer Science
2 31 (31.63%) Mathematics
3 16 (16.33%) GIS
3 16 (16.33%) Algorithms
4 9 (9.18%) Physics
5 5 (5.10%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.02%) Robotics
6 1 (1.02%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.67%) Linux
2 24 (24.49%) UNIX
3 4 (4.08%) Windows
4 3 (3.06%) Solaris
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (30.61%) Web Development
3 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.35%) Project Management
5 16 (16.33%) OOD
6 14 (14.29%) UML
6 14 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 14 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 11 (11.22%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.22%) OO
8 7 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (6.12%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.12%) Mobile Development
10 5 (5.10%) Cyber Security
10 5 (5.10%) Validation
10 5 (5.10%) SOA
11 4 (4.08%) MVC
11 4 (4.08%) TDD
12 3 (3.06%) OOP
12 3 (3.06%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (61.22%) C++
2 54 (55.10%) Java
3 32 (32.65%) JavaScript
3 32 (32.65%) C
4 30 (30.61%) C#
5 23 (23.47%) Python
6 14 (14.29%) PHP
7 3 (3.06%) SQL
7 3 (3.06%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.06%) Scala
8 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (56.12%) Degree
2 16 (16.33%) PhD
3 9 (9.18%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) NFS
2 3 (3.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) Oracle
3 2 (2.04%) Progress
4 1 (1.02%) SAP
4 1 (1.02%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.02%) Coverity
4 1 (1.02%) Ektron
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