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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 361 418 420
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 81 55 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 79 54 61
Median salary £27,500 £26,250 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,550 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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
17715 20620 22623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.94% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15075 16800 18278
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey +42 27 £30,000 +13.20%
Hampshire -5 21 £27,500 +7.84% 4
Berkshire +26 18 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Buckinghamshire - 11 £22,500 -
West Sussex -4 3 £26,500 - 3
Oxfordshire -13 2 £29,250 +32.95%
Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 104 (83.87%) Degree
3 103 (83.06%) Computer Science
4 100 (80.65%) C++
5 73 (58.87%) Java
6 68 (54.84%) Mathematics
7 55 (44.35%) Python
8 54 (43.55%) C#
9 50 (40.32%) C
10 49 (39.52%) Physics
11 42 (33.87%) Linux
12 40 (32.26%) JavaScript
13 31 (25.00%) HTML
14 30 (24.19%) Windows
15 21 (16.94%) CSS
16 19 (15.32%) OO
17 16 (12.90%) .NET
18 14 (11.29%) MySQL
18 14 (11.29%) Multithreading
19 13 (10.48%) PhD
20 12 (9.68%) SOA
20 12 (9.68%) UML
20 12 (9.68%) Web Services
20 12 (9.68%) Security Cleared
20 12 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
21 11 (8.87%) Unix
22 10 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
22 10 (8.06%) TDD
22 10 (8.06%) Ajax
22 10 (8.06%) JSON

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.06%) Apache
2 2 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) PaaS
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.23%) ISDN
2 4 (3.23%) VoIP
3 2 (1.61%) FTP
3 2 (1.61%) HTTP
3 2 (1.61%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.61%) LDAP
4 1 (0.81%) 3G
4 1 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) MySQL
2 9 (7.26%) GIS
3 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.61%) Subversion
1 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.81%) CruiseControl
General
1 9 (7.26%) Electronics
1 9 (7.26%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.65%) Games
3 3 (2.42%) Military
4 2 (1.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Finance
5 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.00%) HTML
2 21 (16.94%) CSS
3 16 (12.90%) .NET
4 12 (9.68%) Web Services
5 10 (8.06%) Ajax
5 10 (8.06%) JSON
5 10 (8.06%) XML
6 9 (7.26%) JSP
6 9 (7.26%) REST
6 9 (7.26%) Servlets
6 9 (7.26%) SOAP
7 6 (4.84%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.03%) Hibernate
8 5 (4.03%) Spring
8 5 (4.03%) Spring MVC
9 4 (3.23%) CSS3
9 4 (3.23%) HTML5
9 4 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (3.23%) OpenCV
9 4 (3.23%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 103 (83.06%) Computer Science
2 68 (54.84%) Mathematics
3 49 (39.52%) Physics
4 12 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.84%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (3.23%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.61%) Contactless
7 2 (1.61%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.61%) Tandem
8 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.81%) iPad
8 1 (0.81%) iPhone
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
8 1 (0.81%) Robotics
8 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.87%) Linux
2 30 (24.19%) Windows
3 11 (8.87%) Unix
4 4 (3.23%) Solaris
5 2 (1.61%) Android
5 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (15.32%) OO
3 14 (11.29%) Multithreading
4 12 (9.68%) SOA
4 12 (9.68%) UML
5 10 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (8.06%) TDD
6 9 (7.26%) Web Development
7 7 (5.65%) Image Processing
7 7 (5.65%) OOP
8 5 (4.03%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (4.03%) MVC
8 5 (4.03%) SDLC
9 4 (3.23%) Machine Learning
9 4 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (3.23%) Separation of Concerns
10 3 (2.42%) OOD
10 3 (2.42%) Unit Testing
10 3 (2.42%) Video Processing
11 2 (1.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 100 (80.65%) C++
2 73 (58.87%) Java
3 55 (44.35%) Python
4 54 (43.55%) C#
5 50 (40.32%) C
6 40 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.23%) F#
7 4 (3.23%) Haskell
7 4 (3.23%) MATLAB
7 4 (3.23%) PHP
7 4 (3.23%) SQL
8 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.81%) R
9 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 104 (83.87%) Degree
2 13 (10.48%) PhD
3 12 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.84%) HND
5 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) NFS
2 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 9 (7.26%) Oracle
2 2 (1.61%) Rally
3 1 (0.81%) Citrix
3 1 (0.81%) Google
3 1 (0.81%) Intel Security
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.81%) Sophos
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