The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer 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 Engineer
Rank 242 219 210
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 13 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.46% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.47% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 20
Average salary £26,000 £20,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.82% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £23,600 £25,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £26,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.76%
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 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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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
Gloucestershire +6 6 £26,000 +9.47%
Somerset -6 5 £30,000 +46.34%
Bristol -11 2 £23,750 +28.37% 2
Graduate Software Engineer
England

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (82.14%) Java
3 17 (60.71%) C#
4 16 (57.14%) C++
5 15 (53.57%) Degree
6 14 (50.00%) Scrum
6 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
7 13 (46.43%) SQL
8 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
9 11 (39.29%) OO
10 8 (28.57%) OOP
10 8 (28.57%) Oracle
11 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
12 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
12 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
12 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
12 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
12 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (21.43%) Android
12 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
12 6 (21.43%) jQuery
12 6 (21.43%) Selenium
12 6 (21.43%) JIRA
12 6 (21.43%) JSF
12 6 (21.43%) Java EE
12 6 (21.43%) Unix
12 6 (21.43%) JUnit
12 6 (21.43%) EJB

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) ColdFusion
2 2 (7.14%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
1 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
1 6 (21.43%) JIRA
1 6 (21.43%) JUnit
1 6 (21.43%) Selenium
General
1 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
1 6 (21.43%) EJB
1 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) Java EE
1 6 (21.43%) jQuery
1 6 (21.43%) JSF
1 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (21.43%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
2 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Android
1 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
1 6 (21.43%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Scrum
3 11 (39.29%) OO
4 8 (28.57%) OOP
5 6 (21.43%) SOA
6 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 4 (14.29%) CMMI
7 4 (14.29%) OOD
7 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 4 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 4 (14.29%) TDD
7 4 (14.29%) UML
8 3 (10.71%) Analytics
8 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) C++
4 13 (46.43%) SQL
5 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) C
6 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) hybris
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
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