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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate Software Engineer
England / South East
Rank 359 406 387
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 29 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 58
Median salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%

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
14395 18609 19573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 96.84% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11928 15813 15865
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +39 15 £30,000 +15.38% 3
Hampshire +21 7 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Surrey +24 2 £24,250 -8.49% 1
Kent +11 2 £28,250 -24.66%
Oxfordshire +26 1 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire +20 1 - -
West Sussex +4 1 £23,000 -13.20%
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 97 (98.98%) Software Engineering
2 76 (77.55%) Degree
3 74 (75.51%) C++
4 66 (67.35%) Computer Science
5 47 (47.96%) Java
6 45 (45.92%) C
7 42 (42.86%) C#
8 32 (32.65%) Mathematics
9 31 (31.63%) Physics
10 27 (27.55%) HTML
10 27 (27.55%) Python
11 25 (25.51%) JavaScript
12 20 (20.41%) CSS
13 16 (16.33%) Linux
13 16 (16.33%) .NET
14 14 (14.29%) OO
14 14 (14.29%) XML
15 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (12.24%) JSON
16 11 (11.22%) SDLC
16 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
16 11 (11.22%) SQL
17 10 (10.20%) SOAP
17 10 (10.20%) Web Services
18 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
18 9 (9.18%) TDD
18 9 (9.18%) HTML5
19 8 (8.16%) REST
19 8 (8.16%) Multithreaded Programming
19 8 (8.16%) Embedded Linux

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 1 (1.02%) Apache
1 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.04%) FTP
2 2 (2.04%) HTTP
2 2 (2.04%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.04%) LDAP
3 1 (1.02%) RFID
3 1 (1.02%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.04%) Big Data
3 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.04%) MySQL
3 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) TortoiseSVN
1 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.10%) Electronics
1 5 (5.10%) Military
2 2 (2.04%) Automotive
2 2 (2.04%) Games
2 2 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Finance
3 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.55%) HTML
2 20 (20.41%) CSS
3 16 (16.33%) .NET
4 14 (14.29%) XML
5 12 (12.24%) JSON
6 10 (10.20%) SOAP
6 10 (10.20%) Web Services
7 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
7 9 (9.18%) HTML5
8 8 (8.16%) Qt
8 8 (8.16%) REST
9 6 (6.12%) Node.js
10 5 (5.10%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.10%) Spring
10 5 (5.10%) Spring MVC
10 5 (5.10%) WCF
10 5 (5.10%) WPF
11 4 (4.08%) CSS3
11 4 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (3.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 66 (67.35%) Computer Science
2 32 (32.65%) Mathematics
3 31 (31.63%) Physics
4 3 (3.06%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.04%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (2.04%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.33%) Linux
2 8 (8.16%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (7.14%) VxWorks
4 6 (6.12%) Unix
5 5 (5.10%) Solaris
5 5 (5.10%) Windows
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (98.98%) Software Engineering
2 14 (14.29%) OO
3 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.22%) SDLC
5 9 (9.18%) TDD
6 8 (8.16%) Multithreaded Programming
6 8 (8.16%) Multithreading
7 7 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 6 (6.12%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.12%) MVC
8 6 (6.12%) SOA
8 6 (6.12%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.10%) Web Development
10 4 (4.08%) Regression Testing
10 4 (4.08%) Separation of Concerns
11 3 (3.06%) CAD
11 3 (3.06%) Signal Processing
12 2 (2.04%) Machine Learning
12 2 (2.04%) Software Testing
12 2 (2.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 74 (75.51%) C++
2 47 (47.96%) Java
3 45 (45.92%) C
4 42 (42.86%) C#
5 27 (27.55%) Python
6 25 (25.51%) JavaScript
7 11 (11.22%) SQL
8 5 (5.10%) MATLAB
8 5 (5.10%) VC++
9 4 (4.08%) F#
9 4 (4.08%) Haskell
10 3 (3.06%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.06%) PHP
11 2 (2.04%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.04%) VB
12 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.02%) Perl
12 1 (1.02%) Tcl
12 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 76 (77.55%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) PhD
3 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.04%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) NFS
Vendors
1 6 (6.12%) Oracle
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.06%) Avid
4 2 (2.04%) Perforce
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
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