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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 380 394 388
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 49 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 46
Average salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
21319 20397 21773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.67% 95.06% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16777 16814 18582
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 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
Hampshire -5 14 £25,000 +4.16%
Isle of Wight - 13 £20,500 - 1
Berkshire +2 10 £28,000 +12.00% 1
Oxfordshire +7 7 £28,000 +9.80% 1
Surrey 0 3 £25,000 -6.54%
West Sussex -10 2 £25,000 -9.09%
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £24,500 -18.33%
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 109 (98.20%) Software Engineering
2 81 (72.97%) Computer Science
3 71 (63.96%) C#
4 66 (59.46%) Degree
5 60 (54.05%) C++
6 59 (53.15%) .NET
7 56 (50.45%) JavaScript
8 53 (47.75%) SQL Server
9 48 (43.24%) HTML
10 47 (42.34%) ASP.NET
11 42 (37.84%) Microsoft
12 39 (35.14%) Linux
12 39 (35.14%) Java
13 33 (29.73%) OO
14 32 (28.83%) CSS
15 30 (27.03%) UNIX
15 30 (27.03%) C
16 26 (23.42%) Ajax
16 26 (23.42%) MVC
17 21 (18.92%) MS Excel
18 19 (17.12%) ISO 9001
19 17 (15.32%) VB.NET
20 16 (14.41%) Windows
20 16 (14.41%) Finance
21 15 (13.51%) PHP
22 13 (11.71%) Physics
22 13 (11.71%) Visual Studio
23 11 (9.91%) Mathematics
24 9 (8.11%) Open Source
24 9 (8.11%) GitHub

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.90%) Node.js
2 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (18.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.70%) LDAP
2 3 (2.70%) FTP
2 3 (2.70%) HTTP
2 3 (2.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (47.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 16 (14.41%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.70%) Games
5 2 (1.80%) Electronics
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (53.15%) .NET
2 48 (43.24%) HTML
3 47 (42.34%) ASP.NET
4 32 (28.83%) CSS
5 26 (23.42%) Ajax
6 9 (8.11%) LAMP
7 6 (5.41%) Hibernate
7 6 (5.41%) Spring
7 6 (5.41%) STL
7 6 (5.41%) Dojo
8 4 (3.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (3.60%) Web Services
9 3 (2.70%) XML
10 2 (1.80%) WinForms
10 2 (1.80%) HTML5
10 2 (1.80%) WCF
10 2 (1.80%) jQuery
11 1 (0.90%) LINQ
11 1 (0.90%) CSS3
11 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 81 (72.97%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.71%) Physics
3 11 (9.91%) Mathematics
4 9 (8.11%) Open Source
4 9 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.50%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (3.60%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.60%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.80%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 39 (35.14%) Linux
2 30 (27.03%) UNIX
3 16 (14.41%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Android
4 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (98.20%) Software Engineering
2 33 (29.73%) OO
3 26 (23.42%) MVC
4 7 (6.31%) OOD
5 6 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.60%) Refactoring
6 4 (3.60%) Unit Testing
6 4 (3.60%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (3.60%) Risk Management
6 4 (3.60%) Software Architecture
6 4 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (3.60%) Analytics
7 3 (2.70%) Web Development
7 3 (2.70%) CAD
7 3 (2.70%) UML
8 2 (1.80%) OOP
8 2 (1.80%) E-business
8 2 (1.80%) Migration
9 1 (0.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 71 (63.96%) C#
2 60 (54.05%) C++
3 56 (50.45%) JavaScript
4 39 (35.14%) Java
5 30 (27.03%) C
6 17 (15.32%) VB.NET
7 15 (13.51%) PHP
8 2 (1.80%) SQL
8 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.80%) Perl
8 2 (1.80%) VC++
8 2 (1.80%) Python
9 1 (0.90%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (59.46%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.12%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.60%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) NFS
Vendors
1 42 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.60%) TOWER Software
3 1 (0.90%) Coverity
3 1 (0.90%) Wind River
3 1 (0.90%) BT
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