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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 355 423 433
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 68 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 67 35 47
Median salary £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £28,000 £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,250 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+11.70% -2.08%
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
17047 20159 21279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.02% 96.58% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14291 16888 16639
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 26 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +17 17 £25,000 -1.96% 1
Surrey +27 16 £28,750 +27.77% 4
Berkshire +22 16 £30,000 +7.14% 2
Sussex - 9 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire +5 4 £25,000 +13.63% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 3 £22,500 +4.65%
West Sussex +16 3 £22,500 +12.50%
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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.

1 145 (99.32%) Software Engineering
2 111 (76.03%) C++
3 108 (73.97%) Degree
4 105 (71.92%) Computer Science
5 75 (51.37%) Java
6 70 (47.95%) Mathematics
7 64 (43.84%) C#
8 53 (36.30%) Physics
9 52 (35.62%) C
10 49 (33.56%) Python
11 48 (32.88%) JavaScript
12 44 (30.14%) HTML
13 38 (26.03%) Linux
14 33 (22.60%) Windows
15 32 (21.92%) CSS
16 29 (19.86%) .NET
17 25 (17.12%) OO
18 18 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (12.33%) XML
18 18 (12.33%) Multithreading
19 17 (11.64%) JSON
20 16 (10.96%) Web Services
20 16 (10.96%) PhD
21 15 (10.27%) SDLC
22 14 (9.59%) SOA
23 13 (8.90%) SOAP
23 13 (8.90%) ASP.NET
23 13 (8.90%) REST
23 13 (8.90%) HTML5
24 12 (8.22%) Embedded Systems

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 4 (2.74%) Apache
2 2 (1.37%) IIS
2 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) PaaS
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.74%) ISDN
2 4 (2.74%) VoIP
3 3 (2.05%) 3G
3 3 (2.05%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.11%) MySQL
3 5 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.37%) GIS
4 2 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.37%) Subversion
2 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.37%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (0.68%) Bower
3 1 (0.68%) Grunt
3 1 (0.68%) gulp
General
1 12 (8.22%) Electronics
2 10 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.48%) Games
4 4 (2.74%) Automotive
5 3 (2.05%) Finance
5 3 (2.05%) Military
5 3 (2.05%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.14%) HTML
2 32 (21.92%) CSS
3 29 (19.86%) .NET
4 18 (12.33%) XML
5 17 (11.64%) JSON
6 16 (10.96%) Web Services
7 13 (8.90%) ASP.NET
7 13 (8.90%) HTML5
7 13 (8.90%) REST
7 13 (8.90%) SOAP
8 9 (6.16%) Node.js
9 8 (5.48%) CSS3
9 8 (5.48%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (4.79%) WPF
11 6 (4.11%) Hibernate
11 6 (4.11%) OpenCV
11 6 (4.11%) OpenGL
11 6 (4.11%) Spring
11 6 (4.11%) Spring MVC
11 6 (4.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 105 (71.92%) Computer Science
2 70 (47.95%) Mathematics
3 53 (36.30%) Physics
4 12 (8.22%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (5.48%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (2.74%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.74%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.05%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.05%) iPad
7 3 (2.05%) iPhone
8 2 (1.37%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.68%) Contactless
9 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.03%) Linux
2 33 (22.60%) Windows
3 10 (6.85%) Unix
4 7 (4.79%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (4.79%) VxWorks
5 5 (3.42%) Solaris
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.05%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Android
8 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (99.32%) Software Engineering
2 25 (17.12%) OO
3 18 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (12.33%) Multithreading
4 15 (10.27%) SDLC
5 14 (9.59%) SOA
6 12 (8.22%) TDD
7 9 (6.16%) Image Processing
8 8 (5.48%) Separation of Concerns
9 7 (4.79%) MVC
9 7 (4.79%) OOP
9 7 (4.79%) Waterfall
9 7 (4.79%) Web Development
10 6 (4.11%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (4.11%) Machine Learning
11 5 (3.42%) UML
12 3 (2.05%) Configuration Management
13 2 (1.37%) OOA/OOD
13 2 (1.37%) Scrum
13 2 (1.37%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 111 (76.03%) C++
2 75 (51.37%) Java
3 64 (43.84%) C#
4 52 (35.62%) C
5 49 (33.56%) Python
6 48 (32.88%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.53%) SQL
8 8 (5.48%) F#
8 8 (5.48%) Haskell
8 8 (5.48%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.05%) VC++
10 2 (1.37%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.37%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.37%) PHP
10 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.68%) R
11 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 108 (73.97%) Degree
2 16 (10.96%) PhD
3 11 (7.53%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.74%) HND
5 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.37%) ISO13485
System Software
1 3 (2.05%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.05%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 9 (6.16%) Oracle
2 8 (5.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.05%) Citrix
3 3 (2.05%) Intel Security
3 3 (2.05%) Sophos
4 2 (1.37%) Perforce
4 2 (1.37%) Rally
4 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
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