The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Graduate Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 221 216 193
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 14 39 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.66% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.68% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 48
Median salary £30,000 £23,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% +9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%
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
5232 5718 5928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.27% 96.95% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 4869 4897
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -3 5 £30,250 -9.02% 1
Bristol +3 4 £29,000 +20.83%
Wiltshire +8 2 £30,000 -
Devon +5 1 £24,000 +20.00%
Dorset +1 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 £27,500 - 1
Graduate Software Engineer
England

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Graduate Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (86.96%) Java
3 15 (65.22%) C++
3 15 (65.22%) Degree
4 11 (47.83%) Mathematics
4 11 (47.83%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 9 (39.13%) Scrum
6 8 (34.78%) Oracle
6 8 (34.78%) Python
6 8 (34.78%) MongoDB
6 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
6 8 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
7 7 (30.43%) Android
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) C
9 5 (21.74%) .NET
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
9 5 (21.74%) DevOps
9 5 (21.74%) SDLC
10 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
10 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
10 4 (17.39%) Node.js
10 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
10 4 (17.39%) TDD

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MongoDB
2 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
3 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
1 4 (17.39%) JUnit
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
2 5 (21.74%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) EJB
3 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) Java EE
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) JSF
3 4 (17.39%) Node.js
3 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) WCF
4 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Mathematics
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Chemistry
3 1 (4.35%) Life Science
3 1 (4.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Android
1 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) DevOps
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) Kanban
5 4 (17.39%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Benchmarking
7 1 (4.35%) CMMI
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) OOP
7 1 (4.35%) UML
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) Python
5 6 (26.09%) C
5 6 (26.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
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