The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 337 313 292
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 923 888 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.82% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.87% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 861 812 963
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
England -27 875 £24,500 +2.08% 114
London -20 238 £27,000 -1.81% 27
South East -50 227 £24,500 +4.25% 18
North West 0 77 £22,500 +4.65% 15
Yorkshire +15 74 £22,500 +7.14% 15
East of England -9 74 £22,750 -3.19% 11
Surrey +6 61 £26,500 +6.00% 4
East Midlands +14 57 £22,750 +1.11% 13
South West -1 56 £25,000 +11.11% 6
Berkshire -5 51 £22,500 - 3
West Midlands -33 48 £22,500 - 7
City of London -1 47 £30,000 - 12
West Yorkshire -14 44 £22,500 +7.14% 8
Leeds -8 42 £22,500 +13.92% 5
Manchester +1 37 £21,500 - 7
Cambridge +1 36 £25,000 -7.40% 4
Cambridgeshire +1 36 £25,000 -7.40% 4
Oxfordshire -6 36 £21,500 -11.34% 2
Hampshire -24 35 £25,000 +8.69% 4
Cheshire -8 32 £23,500 +6.81% 6
Nottinghamshire +3 26 £24,500 -2.00% 6
Scotland +5 21 £23,000 +3.37% 3
North Yorkshire 0 21 £21,500 +7.50% 2
Oxford -2 21 £22,500 -15.09% 2
Fareham -9 21 £24,000 +6.66% 1
North East +8 19 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Nottingham -7 19 £21,750 -13.00% 6
Reading +2 18 £23,500 -21.66% 1
Gloucestershire +5 17 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Warrington -6 17 £25,000 - 1

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 992 (60.49%) C#
2 882 (53.78%) Degree
3 850 (51.83%) .NET
4 671 (40.91%) Computer Science
5 603 (36.77%) HTML
6 560 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 548 (33.41%) Java
8 524 (31.95%) ASP.NET
9 521 (31.77%) SQL
10 490 (29.88%) CSS
11 428 (26.10%) SQL Server
12 339 (20.67%) C++
13 321 (19.57%) MVC
14 313 (19.09%) OO
15 272 (16.59%) Software Engineering
16 257 (15.67%) Microsoft
17 246 (15.00%) Finance
18 240 (14.63%) Windows
19 231 (14.09%) jQuery
20 219 (13.35%) TDD
21 217 (13.23%) .NET Framework
22 213 (12.99%) VB.NET
23 203 (12.38%) PHP
24 198 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
25 174 (10.61%) Mathematics
25 174 (10.61%) WCF
26 168 (10.24%) WPF
27 166 (10.12%) WinForms
28 162 (9.88%) Scrum
29 160 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (1.77%) Node.js
2 28 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.34%) Drupal
4 21 (1.28%) CMS
5 16 (0.98%) IIS
6 14 (0.85%) Apache
7 12 (0.73%) WordPress
8 10 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.43%) SAS
10 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.18%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.18%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.18%) nginx
10 3 (0.18%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.18%) Confluence
10 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.12%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.12%) GlassFish
Applications
1 117 (7.13%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.16%) MS Office
3 12 (0.73%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.30%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.24%) Solid Edge
5 4 (0.24%) MicroStation
5 4 (0.24%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.061%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (0.67%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.30%) Magento
3 3 (0.18%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.061%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.95%) SaaS
2 14 (0.85%) Force.com
3 13 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.37%) GitHub
5 5 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.061%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.061%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 91 (5.55%) Internet
2 12 (0.73%) TCP/IP
2 12 (0.73%) HTTP
3 7 (0.43%) SMS
4 6 (0.37%) SNMP
5 4 (0.24%) DNS
6 3 (0.18%) Firewall
6 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.12%) FTP
8 1 (0.061%) VoIP
8 1 (0.061%) WAN
8 1 (0.061%) VLAN
8 1 (0.061%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 428 (26.10%) SQL Server
2 104 (6.34%) MySQL
3 62 (3.78%) Relational Database
4 56 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 54 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (1.22%) Big Data
9 16 (0.98%) MongoDB
9 16 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (0.85%) Oracle Database
10 14 (0.85%) RDBMS
11 13 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
13 9 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (0.43%) ActiveReports
14 7 (0.43%) MarkLogic
14 7 (0.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 115 (7.01%) NUnit
2 109 (6.65%) MSTest
3 108 (6.59%) Rhino Mocks
3 108 (6.59%) Moq
4 92 (5.61%) Visual Studio
5 49 (2.99%) Git (software)
6 41 (2.50%) Eclipse
7 37 (2.26%) JUnit
8 23 (1.40%) Subversion
9 18 (1.10%) Maven
10 16 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (0.79%) JIRA
11 13 (0.79%) Selenium
12 8 (0.49%) PHPUnit
12 8 (0.49%) TeamCity
13 7 (0.43%) ClearCase
13 7 (0.43%) WebDriver
13 7 (0.43%) jMock
14 6 (0.37%) FitNesse
14 6 (0.37%) CruiseControl
General
1 246 (15.00%) Finance
2 82 (5.00%) Games
3 52 (3.17%) Banking
4 48 (2.93%) Marketing
5 39 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 29 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.85%) Retail
9 11 (0.67%) Electronics
9 11 (0.67%) Publishing
9 11 (0.67%) Online Betting
10 10 (0.61%) Advertising
10 10 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.55%) Law
11 9 (0.55%) Legal
12 6 (0.37%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.37%) Automotive
13 5 (0.30%) Front Office
14 4 (0.24%) Billing
14 4 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 850 (51.83%) .NET
2 603 (36.77%) HTML
3 524 (31.95%) ASP.NET
4 490 (29.88%) CSS
5 231 (14.09%) jQuery
6 217 (13.23%) .NET Framework
7 174 (10.61%) WCF
8 168 (10.24%) WPF
9 166 (10.12%) WinForms
10 160 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 145 (8.84%) XML
12 126 (7.68%) HTML5
13 109 (6.65%) Castle Windsor
13 109 (6.65%) Ninject
14 108 (6.59%) Unity DI Container
14 108 (6.59%) Spring.NET
15 98 (5.98%) Web Services
16 97 (5.91%) Razor View Engine
16 97 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 91 (5.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 671 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 174 (10.61%) Mathematics
3 115 (7.01%) Physics
4 108 (6.59%) Inversion of Control
5 64 (3.90%) Mobile App
6 41 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 35 (2.13%) Open Source
8 34 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (1.59%) Tandem
10 23 (1.40%) Chemistry
11 18 (1.10%) Biology
12 17 (1.04%) iPhone
12 17 (1.04%) Social Media
13 14 (0.85%) Animation
14 11 (0.67%) Blackberry
14 11 (0.67%) Derivative
14 11 (0.67%) Online Gambling
14 11 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
14 11 (0.67%) iPad
15 9 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 240 (14.63%) Windows
2 117 (7.13%) Linux
3 68 (4.15%) Android
4 45 (2.74%) UNIX
5 40 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.30%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.18%) Debian
10 3 (0.18%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.061%) AIX
12 1 (0.061%) Solaris
12 1 (0.061%) NetWare
12 1 (0.061%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (19.57%) MVC
2 313 (19.09%) OO
3 272 (16.59%) Software Engineering
4 219 (13.35%) TDD
5 198 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
6 162 (9.88%) Scrum
7 151 (9.21%) OOP
8 148 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
9 142 (8.66%) Web Application Development
10 130 (7.93%) Web Development
11 108 (6.59%) Dependency Injection
11 108 (6.59%) Kanban
12 103 (6.28%) MVVM
13 72 (4.39%) OOD
14 56 (3.41%) Unit Testing
15 47 (2.87%) OOA/OOD
15 47 (2.87%) Game Development
16 46 (2.80%) E-Commerce
17 41 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
18 40 (2.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 992 (60.49%) C#
2 560 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 548 (33.41%) Java
4 521 (31.77%) SQL
5 339 (20.67%) C++
6 213 (12.99%) VB.NET
7 203 (12.38%) PHP
8 111 (6.77%) T-SQL
9 110 (6.71%) VB
10 105 (6.40%) C
11 99 (6.04%) Python
12 50 (3.05%) Perl
13 41 (2.50%) VBA
14 30 (1.83%) Objective-C
15 25 (1.52%) Ruby
16 19 (1.16%) PL/SQL
17 18 (1.10%) ActionScript
18 16 (0.98%) MATLAB
19 14 (0.85%) Bash Shell
19 14 (0.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 882 (53.78%) Degree
2 67 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (2.13%) MCSD
4 33 (2.01%) MCP
5 32 (1.95%) MCAD
5 32 (1.95%) MCTS
6 30 (1.83%) PhD
7 10 (0.61%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.30%) HND
8 5 (0.30%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.24%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.12%) MCT
11 1 (0.061%) ISEB
11 1 (0.061%) HNC
11 1 (0.061%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.44%) QA
2 5 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.24%) Solvency II
3 4 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.061%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.061%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 257 (15.67%) Microsoft
2 90 (5.49%) Oracle
3 23 (1.40%) Google
4 15 (0.91%) Zend
5 10 (0.61%) Business Objects
6 9 (0.55%) Twitter
7 7 (0.43%) Infragistics
7 7 (0.43%) IBM
8 6 (0.37%) Metastorm
9 5 (0.30%) SolidWorks
9 5 (0.30%) Coverity
9 5 (0.30%) Wind River
9 5 (0.30%) F5
10 4 (0.24%) Facebook
10 4 (0.24%) Adobe
10 4 (0.24%) Intel
10 4 (0.24%) Perforce
10 4 (0.24%) TOWER Software
11 3 (0.18%) JBoss
11 3 (0.18%) Red Hat
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Pension, Medical Cover, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Webrecruit
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + training, career development
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ThoughtWorks
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday