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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 240 237 215
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 15 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 14
Average salary £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 5 February 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
(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
Bristol +8 12 £22,500 -12.19% 2
Somerset -8 2 £19,350 -10.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £27,500 -
Graduate Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (77.27%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
3 13 (59.09%) Mathematics
4 12 (54.55%) C++
4 12 (54.55%) OO
5 10 (45.45%) .NET
5 10 (45.45%) XML
5 10 (45.45%) SDLC
6 8 (36.36%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 7 (31.82%) Degree
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
10 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
10 4 (18.18%) Finance
11 3 (13.64%) Windows
11 3 (13.64%) UML
11 3 (13.64%) HTML
11 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
11 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
11 3 (13.64%) Physics
12 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
12 2 (9.09%) Change Control
12 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
12 2 (9.09%) jQuery
12 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
12 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
12 2 (9.09%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) ColdFusion
1 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
1 10 (45.45%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 13 (59.09%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) OO
2 10 (45.45%) SDLC
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) Change Control
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) C++
4 8 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago