The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 220 204 212
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 5 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.086% 0.30% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.31% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 4
Average salary £20,000 £21,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,750 £23,950
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,500 £22,750
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +3.29%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5532 5200 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.36% 96.64% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4586 4654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Graduate Software Developer
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol -5 3 £20,000 -6.97% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £21,000 -
Graduate Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (85.71%) Degree
2 16 (76.19%) Computer Science
3 15 (71.43%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
7 7 (33.33%) C
7 7 (33.33%) C#
7 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 6 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
8 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
8 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (28.57%) Data Mining
9 5 (23.81%) MVC
9 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
9 5 (23.81%) .NET
10 4 (19.05%) C++
10 4 (19.05%) HTML
11 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 2 (9.52%) CSS
12 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
12 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
12 2 (9.52%) Linux
12 2 (9.52%) OO
12 2 (9.52%) Python
12 2 (9.52%) VB
12 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
12 2 (9.52%) Internet
12 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Computer Science
2 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) C
4 7 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) VB
6 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
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