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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 327 335 294
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 938 819 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.77% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.81% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 855 763 1007
Average salary £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,750 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+1.09% -1.08%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 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
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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 +4 890 £24,500 +2.08% 88
South East -30 223 £25,000 +6.38% 16
London -14 220 £30,000 +9.09% 21
North West +18 91 £21,500 - 13
East of England -17 90 £22,500 -6.25% 13
Yorkshire +26 78 £22,500 +4.65% 10
East Midlands +21 66 £22,500 - 6
Surrey +26 64 £26,000 +4.00% 5
South West -35 54 £22,500 +1.12% 6
West Midlands -23 50 £22,500 -5.26% 2
Manchester +30 47 £20,000 -6.97% 9
Cambridgeshire -7 45 £22,500 -10.00% 6
Hampshire -4 44 £24,000 +6.66% 3
Berkshire -5 44 £26,000 +13.04% 1
Cambridge -11 42 £22,500 -11.76% 6
West Yorkshire -5 38 £22,000 -2.22% 6
City of London +4 37 £30,000 - 9
Leeds +2 36 £22,000 +2.32% 3
Nottinghamshire +8 32 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Cheshire +2 30 £25,000 +16.27% 1
Nottingham +4 26 £21,000 -16.00% 1
East Sussex -28 24 £23,000 -4.16%
Brighton -30 23 £23,000 -4.16%
Oxfordshire -15 22 £22,500 -4.25% 2
Birmingham 0 21 £21,000 -6.66% 1
Fareham +3 20 £24,000 +11.62% 1
Scotland -7 19 £23,000 +2.22%
Newbury +22 17 £28,000 +24.44% 1
North East +7 17 £22,500 -10.00% 1
Oxford +1 17 £24,000 -9.43% 1

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1075 (61.11%) C#
2 934 (53.10%) .NET
3 919 (52.25%) Degree
4 698 (39.68%) Computer Science
5 657 (37.35%) JavaScript
6 651 (37.01%) HTML
7 577 (32.80%) SQL
8 571 (32.46%) ASP.NET
9 550 (31.27%) Java
10 519 (29.51%) CSS
11 477 (27.12%) SQL Server
12 428 (24.33%) Agile Software Development
13 357 (20.30%) MVC
14 344 (19.56%) C++
15 308 (17.51%) Software Engineering
16 302 (17.17%) OO
17 277 (15.75%) Microsoft
18 273 (15.52%) Finance
19 242 (13.76%) jQuery
20 231 (13.13%) VB.NET
21 221 (12.56%) .NET Framework
22 218 (12.39%) PHP
23 209 (11.88%) TDD
24 201 (11.43%) Windows
25 193 (10.97%) XML
26 177 (10.06%) Mathematics
27 174 (9.89%) WCF
28 168 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC
29 164 (9.32%) WPF
30 151 (8.58%) Scrum

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 36 (2.05%) SharePoint
2 28 (1.59%) Node.js
3 25 (1.42%) Drupal
4 21 (1.19%) IIS
5 16 (0.91%) CMS
5 16 (0.91%) WordPress
6 15 (0.85%) Apache
7 13 (0.74%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.34%) SAS
11 4 (0.23%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.17%) Confluence
12 3 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.17%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 134 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 26 (1.48%) MS Office
3 20 (1.14%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.34%) AutoCAD
5 5 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.23%) MicroStation
6 4 (0.23%) Solid Edge
6 4 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.057%) Simulink
8 1 (0.057%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.057%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (0.57%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.28%) Magento
3 3 (0.17%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.057%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.057%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.057%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.31%) SaaS
2 13 (0.74%) GitHub
3 12 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.51%) Force.com
5 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.11%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 89 (5.06%) Internet
2 11 (0.63%) HTTP
3 10 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.34%) SMS
5 3 (0.17%) SNMP
5 3 (0.17%) DNS
5 3 (0.17%) Intranet
6 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.11%) Firewall
7 1 (0.057%) Wireless
7 1 (0.057%) Network Security
7 1 (0.057%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 477 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 130 (7.39%) MySQL
3 70 (3.98%) Relational Database
4 64 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 34 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 26 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (1.02%) RDBMS
11 18 (1.02%) Big Data
12 16 (0.91%) MongoDB
12 16 (0.91%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
14 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.45%) MarkLogic
15 7 (0.40%) ActiveReports
15 7 (0.40%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 110 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 103 (5.86%) NUnit
3 95 (5.40%) MSTest
4 94 (5.34%) Rhino Mocks
4 94 (5.34%) Moq
5 55 (3.13%) Git (software)
6 49 (2.79%) Eclipse
7 45 (2.56%) JUnit
8 33 (1.88%) Subversion
9 21 (1.19%) Maven
10 14 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (0.74%) JIRA
11 13 (0.74%) Selenium
12 9 (0.51%) ClearCase
12 9 (0.51%) WebDriver
12 9 (0.51%) jMock
13 6 (0.34%) Ant
13 6 (0.34%) FitNesse
13 6 (0.34%) CruiseControl
13 6 (0.34%) Jasmine
General
1 273 (15.52%) Finance
2 73 (4.15%) Games
3 69 (3.92%) Banking
4 51 (2.90%) Investment Banking
5 32 (1.82%) Marketing
6 26 (1.48%) Retail
7 24 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 17 (0.97%) Advertising
10 13 (0.74%) Publishing
10 13 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.63%) Online Betting
11 11 (0.63%) Legal
12 9 (0.51%) Electronics
13 8 (0.45%) Back Office
13 8 (0.45%) Automotive
14 7 (0.40%) Front Office
15 6 (0.34%) Law
16 5 (0.28%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.28%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 934 (53.10%) .NET
2 651 (37.01%) HTML
3 571 (32.46%) ASP.NET
4 519 (29.51%) CSS
5 242 (13.76%) jQuery
6 221 (12.56%) .NET Framework
7 193 (10.97%) XML
8 174 (9.89%) WCF
9 168 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 164 (9.32%) WPF
11 143 (8.13%) HTML5
12 141 (8.02%) WinForms
13 125 (7.11%) Web Services
14 95 (5.40%) Castle Windsor
14 95 (5.40%) Ninject
15 94 (5.34%) Unity DI Container
15 94 (5.34%) Spring.NET
16 78 (4.43%) J2EE
16 78 (4.43%) Razor View Engine
17 75 (4.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 698 (39.68%) Computer Science
2 177 (10.06%) Mathematics
3 108 (6.14%) Physics
4 94 (5.34%) Inversion of Control
5 80 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 77 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
7 51 (2.90%) User Experience
8 43 (2.44%) Client/Server
9 39 (2.22%) Open Source
10 37 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (1.53%) Tandem
12 25 (1.42%) Chemistry
13 20 (1.14%) iPhone
14 18 (1.02%) Biology
15 13 (0.74%) E-Learning
15 13 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
16 12 (0.68%) Social Media
16 12 (0.68%) Fixed Income
16 12 (0.68%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 201 (11.43%) Windows
2 116 (6.59%) Linux
3 66 (3.75%) Android
4 44 (2.50%) UNIX
5 38 (2.16%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.17%) Debian
9 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.057%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.057%) NetWare
11 1 (0.057%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.057%) AIX
11 1 (0.057%) Solaris
11 1 (0.057%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (24.33%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (20.30%) MVC
3 308 (17.51%) Software Engineering
4 302 (17.17%) OO
5 209 (11.88%) TDD
6 151 (8.58%) Scrum
7 141 (8.02%) OOP
8 135 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
9 132 (7.50%) Web Application Development
10 116 (6.59%) Web Development
11 94 (5.34%) Dependency Injection
11 94 (5.34%) Kanban
12 90 (5.12%) MVVM
13 80 (4.55%) Mentoring
14 75 (4.26%) OOD
15 61 (3.47%) Unit Testing
16 55 (3.13%) E-Commerce
17 48 (2.73%) OOA/OOD
18 46 (2.62%) Business Intelligence
19 39 (2.22%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1075 (61.11%) C#
2 657 (37.35%) JavaScript
3 577 (32.80%) SQL
4 550 (31.27%) Java
5 344 (19.56%) C++
6 231 (13.13%) VB.NET
7 218 (12.39%) PHP
8 121 (6.88%) T-SQL
9 109 (6.20%) VB
10 94 (5.34%) Python
11 93 (5.29%) C
12 56 (3.18%) Perl
13 42 (2.39%) VBA
14 29 (1.65%) Objective-C
15 27 (1.53%) Ruby
16 24 (1.36%) PL/SQL
17 15 (0.85%) MATLAB
17 15 (0.85%) PHP5
18 11 (0.63%) Scala
18 11 (0.63%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 919 (52.25%) Degree
2 50 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.76%) PhD
4 21 (1.19%) MCSD
5 18 (1.02%) MCP
5 18 (1.02%) MCAD
5 18 (1.02%) MCTS
6 13 (0.74%) Security Cleared
7 9 (0.51%) HND
8 5 (0.28%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.28%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.11%) MCT
10 1 (0.057%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.057%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.057%) ISEB
10 1 (0.057%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.16%) QA
2 4 (0.23%) Solvency II
2 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (0.11%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.057%) Puppet
Vendors
1 277 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 94 (5.34%) Oracle
3 19 (1.08%) Zend
4 16 (0.91%) Google
5 13 (0.74%) Business Objects
6 9 (0.51%) Twitter
7 8 (0.45%) Adobe
7 8 (0.45%) JBoss
8 7 (0.40%) Infragistics
9 5 (0.28%) Metastorm
9 5 (0.28%) IBM
9 5 (0.28%) F5
9 5 (0.28%) Facebook
9 5 (0.28%) Apple
9 5 (0.28%) SolidWorks
10 4 (0.23%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.23%) Perforce
11 3 (0.17%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.17%) SAP
12 2 (0.11%) Coverity
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bonus and training!
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits (Incremental rises to £30K)
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Posted: 2 days ago