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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 360 347 310
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 782 912 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.78% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.82% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 705 855 818
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.17%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 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 31 July 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 -23 742 £25,000 +2.04% 113
London +17 225 £27,500 - 31
South East -54 163 £24,000 -2.04% 16
East of England +25 95 £24,000 +6.66% 9
Yorkshire -9 58 £22,750 +1.11% 9
North West -23 57 £25,000 +11.11% 21
South West -12 56 £24,000 -4.00% 14
West Midlands -4 54 £24,000 +6.66% 6
Surrey +7 51 £26,000 -1.88% 6
City of London +27 49 £27,500 -8.33% 8
East Midlands -18 37 £25,000 +11.11% 6
West Yorkshire +3 36 £22,500 - 4
Leeds +6 31 £23,000 +2.22% 4
Essex +17 28 £24,000 +14.28% 3
Cheshire -2 28 £25,000 +6.38% 5
Bristol +8 27 £24,000 -11.92% 8
Scotland +19 26 £22,500 -2.17% 3
Manchester -5 26 £25,000 +16.27% 8
Nottingham +4 25 £27,500 +27.90% 2
Nottinghamshire -2 25 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Hampshire -7 25 £23,750 -5.00% 5
Suffolk +13 24 £23,750 +11.76%
Ipswich +8 24 £23,750 +11.76%
Hertfordshire -4 23 £23,500 +2.17% 2
West Sussex +22 21 £20,500 -18.00%
Berkshire -26 21 £25,000 +11.11%
North Yorkshire -2 18 £27,500 +27.90% 2
Birmingham -2 17 £27,000 +22.72%
Redhill - 17 £26,000 -
Oxfordshire -8 16 £27,250 +26.74% 1

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 754 (55.12%) Degree
2 749 (54.75%) C#
3 693 (50.66%) .NET
4 588 (42.98%) HTML
5 582 (42.54%) Computer Science
6 559 (40.86%) JavaScript
7 556 (40.64%) SQL
8 526 (38.45%) Java
9 437 (31.94%) CSS
10 409 (29.90%) ASP.NET
11 391 (28.58%) SQL Server
12 387 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
13 356 (26.02%) MVC
14 289 (21.13%) Software Engineering
15 275 (20.10%) Finance
16 236 (17.25%) OO
17 223 (16.30%) jQuery
18 220 (16.08%) Microsoft
19 219 (16.01%) PHP
20 203 (14.84%) TDD
21 202 (14.77%) C++
22 188 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC
23 180 (13.16%) Windows
24 179 (13.08%) .NET Framework
25 165 (12.06%) WCF
26 156 (11.40%) Scrum
27 148 (10.82%) MySQL
28 136 (9.94%) WPF
29 134 (9.80%) Web Application Development
30 132 (9.65%) VB.NET

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 51 (3.73%) Tomcat
2 43 (3.14%) SharePoint
3 36 (2.63%) Apache
4 25 (1.83%) Node.js
5 23 (1.68%) JBoss
6 19 (1.39%) IIS
7 14 (1.02%) CMS
8 12 (0.88%) SAS
9 10 (0.73%) WordPress
10 8 (0.58%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.51%) ColdFusion
12 5 (0.37%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.29%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.29%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.29%) Drupal
14 3 (0.22%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.15%) Joomla!
15 2 (0.15%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 130 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.61%) MS Office
3 14 (1.02%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.22%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.37%) Changepoint
3 3 (0.22%) Magento
4 2 (0.15%) Odoo
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.073%) Summit
5 1 (0.073%) HFM
5 1 (0.073%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.73%) SaaS
3 6 (0.44%) GitHub
4 4 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.29%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.073%) PaaS
5 1 (0.073%) Heroku
5 1 (0.073%) Office 365
5 1 (0.073%) Trello
5 1 (0.073%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.073%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.31%) Internet
2 20 (1.46%) Broadband
3 13 (0.95%) HTTP
4 6 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.22%) FTP
5 3 (0.22%) Intranet
6 2 (0.15%) SSL
6 2 (0.15%) DNS
7 1 (0.073%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.073%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.073%) Extranet
7 1 (0.073%) NFC
7 1 (0.073%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (28.58%) SQL Server
2 148 (10.82%) MySQL
3 48 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 47 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 19 (1.39%) Big Data
10 19 (1.39%) MongoDB
11 16 (1.17%) Oracle Database
12 15 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
13 14 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
15 12 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 11 (0.80%) NoSQL
17 8 (0.58%) SQL CLR
18 7 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 106 (7.75%) NUnit
2 102 (7.46%) Rhino Mocks
3 101 (7.38%) Moq
3 101 (7.38%) MSTest
4 84 (6.14%) Visual Studio
5 57 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 48 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 37 (2.70%) Eclipse
8 28 (2.05%) Subversion
9 27 (1.97%) Maven
10 14 (1.02%) JUnit
11 13 (0.95%) Mercurial
12 11 (0.80%) Ant
12 11 (0.80%) Selenium
13 9 (0.66%) Jenkins
14 7 (0.51%) WebDriver
14 7 (0.51%) PHPUnit
15 6 (0.44%) PEAR
15 6 (0.44%) TeamCity
15 6 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 275 (20.10%) Finance
2 75 (5.48%) Games
3 71 (5.19%) Banking
4 50 (3.65%) Marketing
5 38 (2.78%) Retail
6 34 (2.49%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.54%) Publishing
8 20 (1.46%) Legal
8 20 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.17%) Law
10 15 (1.10%) Front Office
11 7 (0.51%) Back Office
11 7 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.51%) Advertising
12 6 (0.44%) Electronics
12 6 (0.44%) Automotive
13 5 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.29%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 693 (50.66%) .NET
2 588 (42.98%) HTML
3 437 (31.94%) CSS
4 409 (29.90%) ASP.NET
5 223 (16.30%) jQuery
6 188 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 179 (13.08%) .NET Framework
8 165 (12.06%) WCF
9 136 (9.94%) WPF
10 132 (9.65%) WinForms
11 121 (8.85%) HTML5
12 120 (8.77%) XML
13 105 (7.68%) Spring
14 102 (7.46%) Castle Windsor
15 101 (7.38%) Ninject
15 101 (7.38%) Spring.NET
15 101 (7.38%) Unity DI Container
16 97 (7.09%) AngularJS
17 95 (6.94%) Web Services
18 83 (6.07%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 582 (42.54%) Computer Science
2 108 (7.89%) Mathematics
3 101 (7.38%) Inversion of Control
4 96 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (4.90%) Mobile App
6 55 (4.02%) Client/Server
7 50 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
8 44 (3.22%) User Experience
9 40 (2.92%) Physics
10 26 (1.90%) Tandem
10 26 (1.90%) Algorithms
11 22 (1.61%) Hedge funds
11 22 (1.61%) Online Games
12 13 (0.95%) Equities
13 11 (0.80%) W3C
14 10 (0.73%) Data Integration
15 9 (0.66%) Social Media
15 9 (0.66%) Semantic Web
15 9 (0.66%) Derivative
16 8 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 180 (13.16%) Windows
2 115 (8.41%) Linux
3 48 (3.51%) Android
4 47 (3.44%) UNIX
4 47 (3.44%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.37%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.15%) HPUX
9 1 (0.073%) Solaris
9 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.073%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (26.02%) MVC
3 289 (21.13%) Software Engineering
4 236 (17.25%) OO
5 203 (14.84%) TDD
6 156 (11.40%) Scrum
7 134 (9.80%) Web Application Development
8 127 (9.28%) OOP
9 113 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
10 107 (7.82%) Kanban
11 104 (7.60%) Dependency Injection
12 98 (7.16%) Web Development
13 86 (6.29%) SDLC
14 77 (5.63%) MVVM
15 66 (4.82%) Mentoring
16 58 (4.24%) E-Commerce
16 58 (4.24%) OOD
17 50 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (3.22%) BDD
19 37 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 749 (54.75%) C#
2 559 (40.86%) JavaScript
3 556 (40.64%) SQL
4 526 (38.45%) Java
5 219 (16.01%) PHP
6 202 (14.77%) C++
7 132 (9.65%) VB.NET
8 91 (6.65%) Python
9 84 (6.14%) VB
10 68 (4.97%) T-SQL
11 47 (3.44%) C
11 47 (3.44%) PL/SQL
12 37 (2.70%) Ruby
13 19 (1.39%) Perl
14 17 (1.24%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.02%) Scala
15 14 (1.02%) VBA
16 12 (0.88%) VB6
17 11 (0.80%) CoffeeScript
18 10 (0.73%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 754 (55.12%) Degree
2 26 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.10%) PhD
4 8 (0.58%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.37%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.29%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.22%) MCSD
7 3 (0.22%) CFA
8 1 (0.073%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.073%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.073%) HNC
8 1 (0.073%) HND
8 1 (0.073%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.073%) MCSE
8 1 (0.073%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (1.97%) QA
2 6 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.22%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.073%) SLA
4 1 (0.073%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.073%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.073%) LXC
2 1 (0.073%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.073%) Firmware
2 1 (0.073%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.15%) Puppet
1 2 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.073%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.073%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.073%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 220 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 118 (8.63%) Oracle
3 25 (1.83%) Google
4 10 (0.73%) Capita
4 10 (0.73%) Adobe
5 9 (0.66%) Sitecore
6 8 (0.58%) Facebook
7 6 (0.44%) Zend
7 6 (0.44%) Red Hat
7 6 (0.44%) Apple
8 5 (0.37%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.22%) BT
9 3 (0.22%) ATG
9 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.22%) McAfee
10 2 (0.15%) Sony
10 2 (0.15%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.15%) Siebel
10 2 (0.15%) Sybase
10 2 (0.15%) SAP
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