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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 410 409 417
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 41 57 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 55 30
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,300
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
20356 22430 21702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.96% 94.77% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16382 17934 17955
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 £65,000 £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 24 April 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
West Sussex +25 17 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Hampshire -14 15 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Surrey +14 9 £26,500 +17.77% 2
Berkshire -10 7 £22,000 -12.00%
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 95 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 66 (69.47%) C++
3 62 (65.26%) Computer Science
4 60 (63.16%) Degree
5 40 (42.11%) C
6 39 (41.05%) Linux
7 36 (37.89%) Java
7 36 (37.89%) JavaScript
7 36 (37.89%) Web Development
8 30 (31.58%) Mathematics
9 29 (30.53%) C#
9 29 (30.53%) HTML
10 23 (24.21%) SQL Server
10 23 (24.21%) UNIX
11 22 (23.16%) .NET
11 22 (23.16%) Python
12 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
13 20 (21.05%) Algorithms
14 19 (20.00%) Project Management
14 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET
15 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
15 17 (17.89%) PhD
15 17 (17.89%) Data Analysis
15 17 (17.89%) Ajax
15 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
16 16 (16.84%) WCF
16 16 (16.84%) WPF
16 16 (16.84%) HTML5
16 16 (16.84%) GIS
16 16 (16.84%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (15.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.05%) Mule
2 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.05%) Mule ESB
2 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
1 2 (2.11%) PaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) LDAP
2 11 (11.58%) FTP
2 11 (11.58%) HTTP
2 11 (11.58%) Kerberos
2 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.21%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.74%) MySQL
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (7.37%) Games
2 5 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.11%) Law
4 2 (2.11%) Military
5 1 (1.05%) Avionics
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.53%) HTML
2 22 (23.16%) .NET
3 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 17 (17.89%) Ajax
5 16 (16.84%) WCF
5 16 (16.84%) WPF
5 16 (16.84%) HTML5
6 14 (14.74%) JSP
6 14 (14.74%) Servlets
7 10 (10.53%) J2EE
8 7 (7.37%) Web Services
9 6 (6.32%) CSS
10 2 (2.11%) XML
11 1 (1.05%) XSLT
11 1 (1.05%) Swing
11 1 (1.05%) XHTML
11 1 (1.05%) OpenGL
11 1 (1.05%) STL
11 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.05%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (65.26%) Computer Science
2 30 (31.58%) Mathematics
3 20 (21.05%) Algorithms
4 16 (16.84%) GIS
5 11 (11.58%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (6.32%) Physics
7 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.05%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.05%) Linux
2 23 (24.21%) UNIX
3 7 (7.37%) Windows
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (37.89%) Web Development
3 19 (20.00%) Project Management
4 17 (17.89%) Data Analysis
4 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
5 16 (16.84%) UML
6 11 (11.58%) OO
6 11 (11.58%) OOD
7 9 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.42%) Unit Testing
9 7 (7.37%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (4.21%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.16%) MVC
11 3 (3.16%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (2.11%) Reverse Engineering
12 2 (2.11%) Static Code Analysis
12 2 (2.11%) Embedded Software Development
12 2 (2.11%) Cyber Security
12 2 (2.11%) Validation
12 2 (2.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 66 (69.47%) C++
2 40 (42.11%) C
3 36 (37.89%) Java
3 36 (37.89%) JavaScript
4 29 (30.53%) C#
5 22 (23.16%) Python
6 7 (7.37%) PHP
7 4 (4.21%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.16%) SQL
9 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.11%) Perl
9 2 (2.11%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (63.16%) Degree
2 17 (17.89%) PhD
3 8 (8.42%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.58%) NFS
2 3 (3.16%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.11%) Progress
2 2 (2.11%) Coverity
3 1 (1.05%) Ektron
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle
3 1 (1.05%) CA
3 1 (1.05%) VMware
3 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
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