The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 215 200 207
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 10 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 10
Average salary £21,750 £21,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% -5.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £20,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £23,400 £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £22,750 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -2.17%
Graduate Software Developer
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5803 4927 5502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.19% 94.88% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4792 4234 4865
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer across the South West region.

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Graduate Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Gloucestershire +1 6 £21,500 +2.38%
Dorset -3 2 £27,500 +27.90%
Bristol -1 1 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Cornwall - 1 £19,000 -
Graduate Software Developer
England

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Graduate Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
3 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 10 (58.82%) C++
3 10 (58.82%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) .NET
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 9 (52.94%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) MVC
5 8 (47.06%) HTML
6 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
7 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (29.41%) NHibernate
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (29.41%) TDD
8 5 (29.41%) Pair Programming
8 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) C
9 4 (23.53%) Scrum
9 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
9 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (17.65%) Ruby
10 3 (17.65%) HTML5
10 3 (17.65%) Computer Forensics
10 3 (17.65%) PHP
10 3 (17.65%) HND
10 3 (17.65%) Linux

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Graduate Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
2 9 (52.94%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
5 5 (29.41%) NHibernate
6 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (17.65%) HTML5
8 1 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.88%) JSON
8 1 (5.88%) J2EE
8 1 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (5.88%) XML
8 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) Pair Programming
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.88%) CRUD
7 1 (5.88%) UML
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) RUP
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
6 3 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) Assembly Language
6 3 (17.65%) Ruby
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
7 2 (11.76%) VB
8 1 (5.88%) VBScript
8 1 (5.88%) Ada
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) HND
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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