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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 411 374 319
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 653 731 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.68% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.72% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 584 662 864
Average salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -43 622 £24,000 +2.12% 57
South East -51 150 £24,000 +4.34% 13
London -23 147 £30,000 +9.09% 9
East of England -25 85 £23,750 -3.06% 10
Yorkshire +5 68 £22,000 +4.76% 3
North West +4 60 £24,750 +17.85% 9
West Midlands -11 44 £21,250 -1.16% 2
Cambridgeshire -12 37 £21,625 -13.50% 3
South West -44 34 £22,000 -2.22% 6
City of London -1 32 £31,500 -16.00% 3
East Midlands -1 31 £22,500 +2.27% 4
Cambridge -11 28 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Berkshire 0 27 £25,000 +11.11% 3
West Yorkshire -3 27 £21,500 +2.38% 1
Hampshire -47 27 £24,500 +8.88% 3
Manchester -9 26 £22,750 +13.75% 3
Cheshire +9 22 £25,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +16 20 £23,000 -4.16%
Oxfordshire +7 19 £22,500 -10.00% 1
Surrey -33 19 £25,000 +6.38% 3
Nottinghamshire 0 18 £23,000 -4.16% 3
Nottingham 0 18 £23,000 -8.00% 3
Leeds -15 18 £21,000 -
Essex +1 17 £27,000 +2.40% 5
Warrington +19 16 £25,000 - 3
Bristol -2 15 £22,500 +4.65% 1
South Yorkshire -8 15 £22,500 +18.42%
Sheffield -11 15 £22,500 +18.42%
Hertfordshire -24 15 £25,000 -
Scotland +7 14 £24,750 +5.31%

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 915 (58.32%) C#
2 831 (52.96%) .NET
3 830 (52.90%) Degree
4 625 (39.83%) HTML
5 598 (38.11%) JavaScript
6 577 (36.78%) Computer Science
7 570 (36.33%) SQL
8 518 (33.01%) ASP.NET
9 474 (30.21%) CSS
10 448 (28.55%) Java
11 440 (28.04%) SQL Server
12 354 (22.56%) MVC
13 322 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
14 296 (18.87%) Software Engineering
15 271 (17.27%) Finance
16 251 (16.00%) OO
17 247 (15.74%) Microsoft
18 228 (14.53%) C++
19 217 (13.83%) PHP
20 202 (12.87%) jQuery
21 195 (12.43%) .NET Framework
22 192 (12.24%) VB.NET
23 168 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
24 167 (10.64%) Windows
25 165 (10.52%) XML
26 161 (10.26%) TDD
27 157 (10.01%) WCF
28 155 (9.88%) MySQL
29 147 (9.37%) WPF
30 140 (8.92%) Scrum

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (1.91%) SharePoint
2 28 (1.78%) Apache
3 25 (1.59%) Drupal
4 22 (1.40%) IIS
5 17 (1.08%) Node.js
6 15 (0.96%) WordPress
6 15 (0.96%) CMS
7 14 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.64%) JBoss
9 8 (0.51%) Umbraco
9 8 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.32%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.32%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.25%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.19%) Kentico
12 3 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 129 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.76%) MS Office
4 9 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.064%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (0.51%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Magento
3 2 (0.13%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.13%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.064%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.064%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.064%) Summit
4 1 (0.064%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.85%) SaaS
2 18 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (0.96%) GitHub
4 10 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.51%) Force.com
6 4 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.13%) ElastiCache
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (4.84%) Internet
2 8 (0.51%) Intranet
3 7 (0.45%) Wireless
4 4 (0.25%) HTTP
5 3 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.13%) DNS
6 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.064%) Firewall
7 1 (0.064%) WAN
7 1 (0.064%) FTP
7 1 (0.064%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.064%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.064%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 440 (28.04%) SQL Server
2 155 (9.88%) MySQL
3 73 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 60 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 38 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (1.85%) RDBMS
9 28 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (1.08%) MS Access
11 17 (1.08%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 8 (0.51%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.45%) MongoDB
15 7 (0.45%) QlikView
16 5 (0.32%) DB2
16 5 (0.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 104 (6.63%) Visual Studio
2 95 (6.05%) NUnit
3 84 (5.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 83 (5.29%) Moq
4 83 (5.29%) MSTest
5 53 (3.38%) Git (software)
6 37 (2.36%) Subversion
7 31 (1.98%) Eclipse
8 29 (1.85%) JUnit
9 25 (1.59%) Maven
10 17 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.51%) Jasmine
12 7 (0.45%) Xcode
13 6 (0.38%) Mocha
14 5 (0.32%) ClearCase
14 5 (0.32%) JIRA
14 5 (0.32%) Ant
14 5 (0.32%) Jenkins
15 4 (0.25%) Selenium
15 4 (0.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 271 (17.27%) Finance
2 83 (5.29%) Banking
3 61 (3.89%) Investment Banking
4 42 (2.68%) Retail
4 42 (2.68%) Games
5 29 (1.85%) Marketing
6 27 (1.72%) Advertising
7 18 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 12 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 12 (0.76%) Front Office
9 11 (0.70%) Legal
10 10 (0.64%) Publishing
11 9 (0.57%) Electronics
11 9 (0.57%) Automotive
12 8 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.51%) Back Office
13 7 (0.45%) Billing
14 6 (0.38%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.32%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.32%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 831 (52.96%) .NET
2 625 (39.83%) HTML
3 518 (33.01%) ASP.NET
4 474 (30.21%) CSS
5 202 (12.87%) jQuery
6 195 (12.43%) .NET Framework
7 168 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 165 (10.52%) XML
9 157 (10.01%) WCF
10 147 (9.37%) WPF
11 129 (8.22%) Web Services
12 125 (7.97%) WinForms
13 110 (7.01%) HTML5
14 84 (5.35%) Ninject
14 84 (5.35%) Ajax
15 83 (5.29%) Spring.NET
15 83 (5.29%) Castle Windsor
15 83 (5.29%) Unity DI Container
16 70 (4.46%) JSON
17 64 (4.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 577 (36.78%) Computer Science
2 111 (7.07%) Mathematics
3 88 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 83 (5.29%) Inversion of Control
5 68 (4.33%) Mobile App
6 64 (4.08%) Physics
7 42 (2.68%) Open Source
8 35 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 32 (2.04%) Client/Server
10 31 (1.98%) User Experience
11 26 (1.66%) Tandem
12 21 (1.34%) Algorithms
13 17 (1.08%) Fixed Income
14 16 (1.02%) Derivative
14 16 (1.02%) Hedge funds
15 15 (0.96%) Chemistry
15 15 (0.96%) E-Learning
16 14 (0.89%) iPhone
17 13 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 12 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 167 (10.64%) Windows
2 113 (7.20%) Linux
3 55 (3.51%) Android
4 45 (2.87%) UNIX
5 42 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.38%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.25%) Windows 8
7 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.064%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.064%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.064%) HPUX
9 1 (0.064%) CentOS
9 1 (0.064%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (22.56%) MVC
2 322 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
3 296 (18.87%) Software Engineering
4 251 (16.00%) OO
5 161 (10.26%) TDD
6 140 (8.92%) Scrum
7 126 (8.03%) Web Application Development
8 101 (6.44%) OOP
9 98 (6.25%) Web Development
9 98 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 88 (5.61%) Dependency Injection
11 85 (5.42%) Kanban
12 73 (4.65%) MVVM
13 66 (4.21%) OOD
14 64 (4.08%) E-Commerce
15 56 (3.57%) Mentoring
16 49 (3.12%) OOA/OOD
17 48 (3.06%) Unit Testing
18 31 (1.98%) Time Management
18 31 (1.98%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 915 (58.32%) C#
2 598 (38.11%) JavaScript
3 570 (36.33%) SQL
4 448 (28.55%) Java
5 228 (14.53%) C++
6 217 (13.83%) PHP
7 192 (12.24%) VB.NET
8 100 (6.37%) T-SQL
9 91 (5.80%) VB
10 80 (5.10%) Python
11 57 (3.63%) Perl
12 56 (3.57%) C
13 36 (2.29%) VBA
14 26 (1.66%) Objective-C
15 21 (1.34%) PL/SQL
16 19 (1.21%) Ruby
16 19 (1.21%) PHP5
17 9 (0.57%) VC++
17 9 (0.57%) ActionScript
18 6 (0.38%) F#
Qualifications
1 830 (52.90%) Degree
2 25 (1.59%) PhD
3 19 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (0.89%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.51%) HND
6 4 (0.25%) MCSD
6 4 (0.25%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.19%) HNC
8 2 (0.13%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.064%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.064%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.40%) QA
2 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.064%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.064%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.064%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.064%) vSphere
1 1 (0.064%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.13%) Control-M
1 2 (0.13%) WMI
1 2 (0.13%) Capistrano
1 2 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 247 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 105 (6.69%) Oracle
3 15 (0.96%) Google
4 14 (0.89%) Adobe
5 12 (0.76%) Zend
6 11 (0.70%) Business Objects
7 10 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (0.51%) SAP
9 6 (0.38%) TIBCO
9 6 (0.38%) Apple
10 5 (0.32%) Sony
10 5 (0.32%) hybris
10 5 (0.32%) F5
10 5 (0.32%) Facebook
10 5 (0.32%) Twitter
11 4 (0.25%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.25%) Sybase
12 3 (0.19%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (0.19%) Cisco
12 3 (0.19%) IBM
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21k - 23k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
Jumar
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27500 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 days ago