The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 429 389 326
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 571 660 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.63% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.67% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 519 579 821
Average salary £24,000 £23,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the UK.

Graduate Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Developer over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 within the UK.

Graduate Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
England -29 546 £24,000 +2.12% 84
South East -47 128 £24,000 - 21
London -7 125 £30,000 +9.09% 18
East of England -7 78 £22,500 -10.00% 6
Yorkshire -6 62 £22,000 +4.76% 5
North West +5 50 £24,000 +20.00% 11
West Midlands -13 37 £20,000 -2.43% 10
City of London +14 36 £31,500 -16.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -16 35 £22,125 -11.50% 3
South West -54 33 £22,000 -2.22% 5
East Midlands -13 30 £23,000 +2.22% 7
Surrey -17 28 £25,000 +4.16% 6
Cambridge -19 27 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Hampshire -39 27 £24,000 +6.66% 2
Oxfordshire +5 22 £23,250 -7.00% 3
West Yorkshire -26 21 £22,000 +4.76% 2
Essex - 20 £23,250 - 1
Cheshire +10 18 £25,000 - 3
Nottinghamshire -4 18 £25,000 +4.16% 2
Nottingham -7 18 £25,000 - 2
Manchester -16 17 £20,500 +2.50% 4
Scotland +16 15 £24,000 +1.05% 1
Warrington +18 13 £25,000 - 3
Brighton -6 13 £25,000 +11.11%
East Sussex -12 13 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Leeds -13 13 £22,000 +4.76% 1
Berkshire -27 13 £26,000 +15.55% 3
Solihull - 12 £20,000 - 1
Dorset -17 11 £22,000 +2.32% 3
Wallingford - 11 £24,000 -

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graduate 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 Developer in their job title.

1 817 (58.27%) C#
2 745 (53.14%) .NET
3 739 (52.71%) Degree
4 561 (40.01%) HTML
5 527 (37.59%) JavaScript
6 504 (35.95%) SQL
7 499 (35.59%) Computer Science
8 472 (33.67%) ASP.NET
9 444 (31.67%) CSS
10 408 (29.10%) Java
11 390 (27.82%) SQL Server
12 327 (23.32%) MVC
13 296 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
14 264 (18.83%) Finance
15 246 (17.55%) Software Engineering
16 240 (17.12%) OO
17 230 (16.41%) Microsoft
18 213 (15.19%) PHP
19 189 (13.48%) jQuery
20 184 (13.12%) VB.NET
21 181 (12.91%) .NET Framework
22 178 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
23 170 (12.13%) C++
24 154 (10.98%) Windows
25 150 (10.70%) Scrum
25 150 (10.70%) TDD
26 149 (10.63%) MySQL
27 140 (9.99%) WCF
28 139 (9.91%) XML
29 129 (9.20%) WPF

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graduate 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (2.07%) SharePoint
2 27 (1.93%) Apache
3 26 (1.85%) Node.js
4 24 (1.71%) IIS
5 22 (1.57%) Drupal
6 17 (1.21%) JBoss
7 14 (1.00%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.71%) WordPress
9 9 (0.64%) Apache Solr
10 8 (0.57%) Umbraco
10 8 (0.57%) CMS
11 6 (0.43%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.36%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.21%) Kentico
13 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.21%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.21%) Joomla!
Applications
1 119 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.43%) Photoshop
3 14 (1.00%) MS Office
4 9 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.21%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.29%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.14%) Magento
3 2 (0.14%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.071%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.071%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.071%) Summit
4 1 (0.071%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.071%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.071%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.14%) SaaS
2 17 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.71%) GitHub
4 8 (0.57%) Force.com
5 7 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.36%) PaaS
7 4 (0.29%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.14%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.85%) Internet
2 9 (0.64%) Intranet
3 7 (0.50%) Wireless
4 3 (0.21%) HTTP
5 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.071%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.071%) FTP
6 1 (0.071%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.071%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 390 (27.82%) SQL Server
2 149 (10.63%) MySQL
3 54 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 54 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (1.78%) RDBMS
9 20 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (1.21%) MS Access
12 14 (1.00%) Oracle Database
12 14 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (0.64%) NoSQL
14 9 (0.64%) QlikView
15 5 (0.36%) DB2
16 4 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
16 4 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 95 (6.78%) NUnit
2 93 (6.63%) Visual Studio
3 83 (5.92%) Rhino Mocks
4 82 (5.85%) Moq
4 82 (5.85%) MSTest
5 44 (3.14%) Git (software)
6 32 (2.28%) Subversion
7 23 (1.64%) Eclipse
8 20 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (1.43%) JUnit
9 17 (1.21%) Maven
10 8 (0.57%) Jasmine
11 7 (0.50%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.50%) JIRA
12 6 (0.43%) Mocha
13 5 (0.36%) Ant
14 4 (0.29%) Xcode
14 4 (0.29%) MSBuild
14 4 (0.29%) Hudson
15 3 (0.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 264 (18.83%) Finance
2 78 (5.56%) Banking
3 54 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 42 (3.00%) Retail
5 31 (2.21%) Games
6 25 (1.78%) Advertising
7 23 (1.64%) Marketing
8 13 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.86%) Electronics
10 11 (0.78%) Telecoms
10 11 (0.78%) Front Office
11 9 (0.64%) Legal
12 8 (0.57%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.57%) Automotive
12 8 (0.57%) Back Office
12 8 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.50%) Billing
14 5 (0.36%) Publishing
15 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.21%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 745 (53.14%) .NET
2 561 (40.01%) HTML
3 472 (33.67%) ASP.NET
4 444 (31.67%) CSS
5 189 (13.48%) jQuery
6 181 (12.91%) .NET Framework
7 178 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 140 (9.99%) WCF
9 139 (9.91%) XML
10 129 (9.20%) WPF
11 122 (8.70%) WinForms
12 107 (7.63%) Web Services
13 106 (7.56%) HTML5
14 88 (6.28%) Ajax
15 83 (5.92%) Ninject
16 82 (5.85%) Castle Windsor
16 82 (5.85%) Unity DI Container
16 82 (5.85%) Spring.NET
17 60 (4.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 57 (4.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 499 (35.59%) Computer Science
2 103 (7.35%) Mathematics
3 98 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (5.85%) Inversion of Control
5 57 (4.07%) Physics
6 55 (3.92%) Mobile App
7 47 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (2.50%) Open Source
9 32 (2.28%) Client/Server
9 32 (2.28%) User Experience
10 26 (1.85%) Tandem
11 16 (1.14%) Hedge funds
11 16 (1.14%) Fixed Income
12 15 (1.07%) Algorithms
13 14 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 14 (1.00%) E-Learning
14 12 (0.86%) Derivative
15 11 (0.78%) Visualisation
16 10 (0.71%) Equities
16 10 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 154 (10.98%) Windows
2 108 (7.70%) Linux
3 39 (2.78%) Android
4 36 (2.57%) UNIX
5 30 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.14%) HPUX
8 1 (0.071%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.071%) SmartOS
8 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.071%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.071%) CentOS
8 1 (0.071%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.071%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (23.32%) MVC
2 296 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (17.55%) Software Engineering
4 240 (17.12%) OO
5 150 (10.70%) Scrum
5 150 (10.70%) TDD
6 124 (8.84%) Web Application Development
7 97 (6.92%) Web Development
7 97 (6.92%) OOP
8 94 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
9 87 (6.21%) Dependency Injection
10 85 (6.06%) Kanban
11 75 (5.35%) E-Commerce
12 68 (4.85%) MVVM
13 56 (3.99%) OOD
14 47 (3.35%) OOA/OOD
14 47 (3.35%) Mentoring
15 41 (2.92%) Unit Testing
16 40 (2.85%) Time Management
17 30 (2.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 817 (58.27%) C#
2 527 (37.59%) JavaScript
3 504 (35.95%) SQL
4 408 (29.10%) Java
5 213 (15.19%) PHP
6 184 (13.12%) VB.NET
7 170 (12.13%) C++
8 88 (6.28%) T-SQL
9 82 (5.85%) VB
10 67 (4.78%) Python
11 51 (3.64%) C
12 48 (3.42%) Perl
13 33 (2.35%) VBA
14 22 (1.57%) Objective-C
15 21 (1.50%) PHP5
16 15 (1.07%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.07%) Ruby
17 11 (0.78%) ActionScript
18 8 (0.57%) VC++
19 7 (0.50%) F#
Qualifications
1 739 (52.71%) Degree
2 18 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.00%) PhD
4 13 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.71%) HND
6 6 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.36%) HNC
8 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.071%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.071%) MCSD
9 1 (0.071%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.071%) MOS
9 1 (0.071%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.28%) QA
2 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.071%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.071%) vSphere
1 1 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.071%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.14%) WMI
1 2 (0.14%) Control-M
1 2 (0.14%) Capistrano
1 2 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 230 (16.41%) Microsoft
2 87 (6.21%) Oracle
3 19 (1.36%) Adobe
4 16 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (0.86%) Google
6 8 (0.57%) Zend
6 8 (0.57%) SAP
6 8 (0.57%) Facebook
7 6 (0.43%) IBM
7 6 (0.43%) Business Objects
7 6 (0.43%) TIBCO
7 6 (0.43%) Sony
7 6 (0.43%) hybris
8 4 (0.29%) Cisco
8 4 (0.29%) Apple
8 4 (0.29%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (0.29%) HP
8 4 (0.29%) Twitter
9 3 (0.21%) Kofax
9 3 (0.21%) Sybase
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