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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 388 401 392
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 50 52 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 31
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £28,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 19 £25,500 +2.00%
Surrey +10 9 £25,000 - 1
Berkshire +9 9 £27,500 -1.78% 1
West Sussex 0 6 £20,000 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £21,500 -12.24%
Oxfordshire 0 3 £22,000 -21.42% 1
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 93 (97.89%) Software Engineering
2 61 (64.21%) Java
3 58 (61.05%) Computer Science
4 50 (52.63%) Degree
5 49 (51.58%) C++
6 33 (34.74%) Linux
7 30 (31.58%) HTML
8 28 (29.47%) Mathematics
9 26 (27.37%) C#
10 24 (25.26%) C
10 24 (25.26%) JavaScript
11 21 (22.11%) Telecoms
12 19 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (20.00%) Apache
12 19 (20.00%) UNIX
12 19 (20.00%) .NET
13 17 (17.89%) Python
14 16 (16.84%) PHP
15 15 (15.79%) Web Development
15 15 (15.79%) CSS
15 15 (15.79%) OO
16 14 (14.74%) Web Services
16 14 (14.74%) OOD
17 13 (13.68%) MySQL
17 13 (13.68%) Physics
18 12 (12.63%) Unit Testing
18 12 (12.63%) Games
18 12 (12.63%) PhD
18 12 (12.63%) RabbitMQ
18 12 (12.63%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (20.00%) Apache
2 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.32%) Mule
2 6 (6.32%) OpenStack
2 6 (6.32%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) LDAP
2 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.16%) FTP
3 3 (3.16%) HTTP
3 3 (3.16%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.11%) GSM
4 2 (2.11%) UMTS
4 2 (2.11%) RTP
4 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.11%) RANAP
4 2 (2.11%) LTE
4 2 (2.11%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (1.05%) ATM
5 1 (1.05%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) MySQL
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.32%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.05%) Big Data
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.05%) UniData
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.21%) Subversion
3 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (22.11%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.63%) Games
3 3 (3.16%) Military
3 3 (3.16%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.11%) Finance
4 2 (2.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.58%) HTML
2 19 (20.00%) .NET
3 15 (15.79%) CSS
4 14 (14.74%) Web Services
5 12 (12.63%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (8.42%) XML
7 7 (7.37%) Hibernate
7 7 (7.37%) Spring
7 7 (7.37%) Ajax
7 7 (7.37%) JSP
7 7 (7.37%) Servlets
7 7 (7.37%) AngularJS
8 6 (6.32%) HTML5
8 6 (6.32%) REST
8 6 (6.32%) CSS3
8 6 (6.32%) JSON
8 6 (6.32%) Spring MVC
8 6 (6.32%) SOAP
9 3 (3.16%) MFC
10 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 58 (61.05%) Computer Science
2 28 (29.47%) Mathematics
3 13 (13.68%) Physics
4 12 (12.63%) Algorithms
5 8 (8.42%) GIS
6 3 (3.16%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (3.16%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.05%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.74%) Linux
2 19 (20.00%) UNIX
3 7 (7.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.32%) Windows
5 4 (4.21%) Solaris
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (97.89%) Software Engineering
2 19 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (15.79%) OO
3 15 (15.79%) Web Development
4 14 (14.74%) OOD
5 12 (12.63%) Unit Testing
6 10 (10.53%) Project Management
7 9 (9.47%) Data Analysis
7 9 (9.47%) Test Automation
8 7 (7.37%) MVC
8 7 (7.37%) UML
8 7 (7.37%) OOP
8 7 (7.37%) Mobile Development
9 6 (6.32%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (6.32%) SOA
9 6 (6.32%) Validation
9 6 (6.32%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.32%) TDD
10 4 (4.21%) Open Source
10 4 (4.21%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 61 (64.21%) Java
2 49 (51.58%) C++
3 26 (27.37%) C#
4 24 (25.26%) C
4 24 (25.26%) JavaScript
5 17 (17.89%) Python
6 16 (16.84%) PHP
7 4 (4.21%) SQL
7 4 (4.21%) Scala
8 2 (2.11%) Ruby
9 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.05%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 50 (52.63%) Degree
2 12 (12.63%) PhD
3 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) NFS
1 3 (3.16%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) Oracle
2 7 (7.37%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.11%) Progress
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.05%) SAP
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