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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 234 213 201
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 11 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.40% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 28
Average salary £22,000 £22,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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
Dorset -17 6 £21,500 -
Bristol 0 3 £22,500 +12.50% 1
Somerset -2 2 £23,000 +2.22% 1
Graduate Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (78.95%) Degree
2 14 (73.68%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
4 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
5 8 (42.11%) C++
5 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) MVC
6 7 (36.84%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
6 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (31.58%) OO
8 4 (21.05%) PHP
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (21.05%) Migration
8 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
8 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
9 3 (15.79%) HND
9 3 (15.79%) OOP
9 3 (15.79%) HTML5
9 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) Kentico
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (21.05%) jQuery
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.53%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) XHTML
8 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
8 1 (5.26%) Spring
8 1 (5.26%) JSF
8 1 (5.26%) Ajax
8 1 (5.26%) Web Services
8 1 (5.26%) J2EE
8 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) CRUD
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.26%) Process Management
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) C++
4 7 (36.84%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.53%) C
8 1 (5.26%) Python
8 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
8 1 (5.26%) Ruby
8 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) HND
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Metastorm
2 1 (5.26%) LexisNexis
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Package and Microsoft Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago