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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 390 398 404
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 50 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49 25 41
Average salary £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,000
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
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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
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 19 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 19 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 -6 14 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Berkshire +13 12 £28,000 +6.66%
Isle of Wight - 10 £20,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +9 8 £28,000 +9.80%
West Sussex -12 3 £25,000 -7.40%
Buckinghamshire +4 2 £24,500 -18.33%
Surrey +1 2 £25,000 -5.66%
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 (99.09%) Software Engineering
2 80 (72.73%) Computer Science
3 68 (61.82%) Degree
3 68 (61.82%) C#
4 62 (56.36%) C++
5 56 (50.91%) .NET
6 53 (48.18%) JavaScript
7 51 (46.36%) SQL Server
8 50 (45.45%) HTML
9 46 (41.82%) ASP.NET
10 45 (40.91%) Linux
11 41 (37.27%) Microsoft
12 37 (33.64%) Java
13 35 (31.82%) UNIX
14 33 (30.00%) C
15 32 (29.09%) OO
16 30 (27.27%) CSS
17 26 (23.64%) Ajax
17 26 (23.64%) MVC
18 22 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (18.18%) MS Excel
20 19 (17.27%) PHP
20 19 (17.27%) ISO 9001
21 18 (16.36%) Windows
22 17 (15.45%) VB.NET
23 14 (12.73%) Finance
23 14 (12.73%) Visual Studio
24 13 (11.82%) Physics
25 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
26 11 (10.00%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 3 (2.73%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.91%) Node.js
2 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.73%) LDAP
2 3 (2.73%) FTP
2 3 (2.73%) HTTP
2 3 (2.73%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (46.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.91%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.91%) Subversion
General
1 14 (12.73%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) Aerospace
2 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.73%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.73%) Games
4 2 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Electronics
5 1 (0.91%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (50.91%) .NET
2 50 (45.45%) HTML
3 46 (41.82%) ASP.NET
4 30 (27.27%) CSS
5 26 (23.64%) Ajax
6 10 (9.09%) LAMP
7 5 (4.55%) STL
8 4 (3.64%) Web Services
8 4 (3.64%) XML
9 3 (2.73%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.73%) WinForms
9 3 (2.73%) Spring
9 3 (2.73%) Dojo
10 2 (1.82%) WCF
10 2 (1.82%) jQuery
10 2 (1.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (1.82%) HTML5
11 1 (0.91%) CSS3
11 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.91%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 80 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.82%) Physics
3 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 10 (9.09%) Open Source
5 10 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.64%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.82%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.82%) Firmware
9 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.91%) Linux
2 35 (31.82%) UNIX
3 18 (16.36%) Windows
4 1 (0.91%) Android
4 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (99.09%) Software Engineering
2 32 (29.09%) OO
3 26 (23.64%) MVC
4 22 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.18%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (8.18%) OOD
6 5 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 4 (3.64%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (3.64%) Risk Management
7 4 (3.64%) UML
7 4 (3.64%) Software Architecture
7 4 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.64%) Analytics
7 4 (3.64%) Refactoring
8 3 (2.73%) Web Development
8 3 (2.73%) CAD
8 3 (2.73%) E-business
8 3 (2.73%) Migration
9 2 (1.82%) OOP
10 1 (0.91%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 68 (61.82%) C#
2 62 (56.36%) C++
3 53 (48.18%) JavaScript
4 37 (33.64%) Java
5 33 (30.00%) C
6 19 (17.27%) PHP
7 17 (15.45%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.73%) VC++
8 3 (2.73%) SQL
8 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.82%) Perl
9 2 (1.82%) Python
10 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (61.82%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.27%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.64%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) NFS
Vendors
1 41 (37.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.64%) TOWER Software
3 1 (0.91%) Coverity
3 1 (0.91%) Wind River
3 1 (0.91%) BT
Cowes, Isle of Wight
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension, healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training
Posted: 4 days ago