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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 398 397 404
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 44 60 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.28% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 60 30
Average salary £26,500 £22,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
19816 21756 21121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.26% 94.80% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16032 17681 17500
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 £64,000 £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 27 May 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 18 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Hampshire -10 18 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Surrey +24 12 £26,500 +17.77% 2
Berkshire -7 2 £28,750 +4.54%
Middlesex - 1 £21,000 -
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 64 (67.37%) Computer Science
2 64 (67.37%) C++
3 55 (57.89%) Degree
4 44 (46.32%) Java
5 38 (40.00%) Linux
6 37 (38.95%) C
7 35 (36.84%) Web Development
8 32 (33.68%) Mathematics
8 32 (33.68%) JavaScript
9 26 (27.37%) C#
9 26 (27.37%) HTML
10 24 (25.26%) Python
11 23 (24.21%) UNIX
12 19 (20.00%) Project Management
12 19 (20.00%) Algorithms
13 18 (18.95%) GIS
13 18 (18.95%) Apache
13 18 (18.95%) PhD
13 18 (18.95%) .NET
14 17 (17.89%) UML
15 16 (16.84%) Data Analysis
15 16 (16.84%) Ajax
15 16 (16.84%) Test Automation
16 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
16 15 (15.79%) MySQL
16 15 (15.79%) JSP
16 15 (15.79%) Servlets
17 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 18 (18.95%) Apache
2 3 (3.16%) Mule
2 3 (3.16%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.16%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (11.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
1 2 (2.11%) PaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.68%) LDAP
2 10 (10.53%) FTP
2 10 (10.53%) HTTP
2 10 (10.53%) Kerberos
2 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.05%) Internet
3 1 (1.05%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) MySQL
1 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.05%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.05%) Subversion
1 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (10.53%) Games
2 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.21%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.21%) Military
4 2 (2.11%) Law
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.11%) Finance
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.37%) HTML
2 18 (18.95%) .NET
3 16 (16.84%) Ajax
4 15 (15.79%) JSP
4 15 (15.79%) Servlets
5 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET
5 13 (13.68%) HTML5
6 12 (12.63%) Web Services
7 11 (11.58%) WCF
7 11 (11.58%) WPF
8 8 (8.42%) CSS
8 8 (8.42%) J2EE
9 4 (4.21%) XML
10 3 (3.16%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (3.16%) CSS3
10 3 (3.16%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.11%) REST
11 2 (2.11%) JSON
11 2 (2.11%) Spring MVC
11 2 (2.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 64 (67.37%) Computer Science
2 32 (33.68%) Mathematics
3 19 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 18 (18.95%) GIS
5 10 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (5.26%) Physics
7 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.05%) Robotics
8 1 (1.05%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.00%) Linux
2 23 (24.21%) UNIX
3 7 (7.37%) Windows
4 2 (2.11%) Solaris
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (36.84%) Web Development
3 19 (20.00%) Project Management
4 17 (17.89%) UML
5 16 (16.84%) Data Analysis
5 16 (16.84%) Test Automation
6 15 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.68%) OOD
8 11 (11.58%) OO
8 11 (11.58%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.32%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (5.26%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.21%) SOA
11 4 (4.21%) Cyber Security
12 3 (3.16%) Embedded Software Development
12 3 (3.16%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (3.16%) MVC
12 3 (3.16%) Validation
13 2 (2.11%) TDD
13 2 (2.11%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 64 (67.37%) C++
2 44 (46.32%) Java
3 37 (38.95%) C
4 32 (33.68%) JavaScript
5 26 (27.37%) C#
6 24 (25.26%) Python
7 6 (6.32%) PHP
8 3 (3.16%) SQL
8 3 (3.16%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.11%) Perl
10 1 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (57.89%) Degree
2 18 (18.95%) PhD
3 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) NFS
2 3 (3.16%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (2.11%) Coverity
3 2 (2.11%) Progress
4 1 (1.05%) Ektron
4 1 (1.05%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) CA
4 1 (1.05%) VMware
4 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
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