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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 335 313 295
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 906 880 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.81% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.86% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 850 802 959
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 £32,000
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
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
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 25 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 25 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
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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 -17 860 £25,000 +4.16% 114
London -17 240 £27,000 -1.81% 25
South East -60 223 £24,500 +4.25% 20
North West +2 74 £22,500 +4.65% 13
East of England -10 72 £23,000 -2.12% 16
Yorkshire -2 68 £22,500 +7.14% 12
Surrey +2 57 £26,500 +6.00% 6
South West +2 56 £25,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands +17 55 £22,750 +1.11% 12
Berkshire +2 52 £22,500 - 4
West Midlands -31 49 £22,250 -4.30% 8
City of London -3 48 £30,000 - 12
West Yorkshire -6 42 £22,500 +9.75% 7
Leeds -9 40 £22,500 +13.92% 5
Manchester -3 38 £21,500 - 5
Oxfordshire -9 36 £21,500 -10.41% 2
Hampshire -16 36 £25,000 +6.38% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 34 £25,000 -7.40% 7
Cambridge -4 34 £25,000 -7.40% 6
Cheshire +2 29 £23,500 +4.44% 6
Nottinghamshire +10 25 £24,000 -4.00% 4
Scotland -1 22 £22,500 +1.12% 3
Oxford -4 21 £22,500 -13.46% 2
Fareham -8 21 £24,000 +6.66% 1
North Yorkshire -1 19 £21,500 +7.50% 2
North East +14 18 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Reading -2 18 £23,500 -21.66% 1
Warrington +2 17 £25,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -23 17 £27,000 +17.39% 4
Nottingham -7 16 £21,750 -13.00% 4

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 974 (59.86%) C#
2 874 (53.72%) Degree
3 849 (52.18%) .NET
4 670 (41.18%) Computer Science
5 600 (36.88%) HTML
6 552 (33.93%) JavaScript
7 547 (33.62%) Java
8 528 (32.45%) ASP.NET
9 518 (31.84%) SQL
10 491 (30.18%) CSS
11 422 (25.94%) SQL Server
12 329 (20.22%) C++
13 328 (20.16%) MVC
14 312 (19.18%) OO
15 264 (16.23%) Software Engineering
16 256 (15.73%) Microsoft
17 251 (15.43%) Finance
18 244 (15.00%) Windows
19 229 (14.07%) jQuery
20 220 (13.52%) TDD
21 219 (13.46%) .NET Framework
22 215 (13.21%) VB.NET
23 202 (12.42%) PHP
24 192 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
25 179 (11.00%) WCF
26 174 (10.69%) WPF
27 172 (10.57%) Mathematics
27 172 (10.57%) WinForms
28 169 (10.39%) Scrum
29 167 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 30 (1.84%) Node.js
2 26 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 23 (1.41%) Drupal
4 21 (1.29%) CMS
5 16 (0.98%) IIS
6 12 (0.74%) Apache
6 12 (0.74%) WordPress
7 11 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.49%) SAS
10 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.18%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.18%) Confluence
10 3 (0.18%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.12%) Mule
11 2 (0.12%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.12%) nginx
11 2 (0.12%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.12%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 117 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.11%) MS Office
3 14 (0.86%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.31%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.25%) MicroStation
6 4 (0.25%) Solid Edge
6 4 (0.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.061%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (0.68%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.31%) 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 (1.97%) SaaS
2 15 (0.92%) Force.com
3 12 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.31%) GitHub
5 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.061%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 94 (5.78%) Internet
2 12 (0.74%) HTTP
3 11 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.43%) SNMP
4 7 (0.43%) SMS
5 4 (0.25%) DNS
6 3 (0.18%) FTP
7 2 (0.12%) Firewall
7 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.061%) Intranet
8 1 (0.061%) VoIP
8 1 (0.061%) VLAN
8 1 (0.061%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (25.94%) SQL Server
2 103 (6.33%) MySQL
3 58 (3.56%) Relational Database
4 53 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (1.23%) Big Data
9 16 (0.98%) MongoDB
10 15 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 15 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (0.80%) RDBMS
11 13 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
13 9 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.43%) NoSQL
14 7 (0.43%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 120 (7.38%) NUnit
2 114 (7.01%) MSTest
3 113 (6.95%) Rhino Mocks
3 113 (6.95%) Moq
4 92 (5.65%) Visual Studio
5 48 (2.95%) Git (software)
6 40 (2.46%) Eclipse
7 36 (2.21%) JUnit
8 23 (1.41%) Subversion
9 17 (1.04%) Maven
9 17 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (0.80%) JIRA
10 13 (0.80%) Selenium
11 8 (0.49%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.49%) PHPUnit
12 7 (0.43%) WebDriver
12 7 (0.43%) jMock
13 6 (0.37%) FitNesse
13 6 (0.37%) CruiseControl
13 6 (0.37%) ClearCase
General
1 251 (15.43%) Finance
2 84 (5.16%) Games
3 51 (3.13%) Banking
4 48 (2.95%) Marketing
5 38 (2.34%) Investment Banking
6 27 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 13 (0.80%) Retail
9 11 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 11 (0.68%) Electronics
9 11 (0.68%) Online Betting
10 10 (0.61%) Legal
10 10 (0.61%) Advertising
11 9 (0.55%) Publishing
11 9 (0.55%) Law
12 7 (0.43%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.31%) Front Office
14 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.25%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.25%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 849 (52.18%) .NET
2 600 (36.88%) HTML
3 528 (32.45%) ASP.NET
4 491 (30.18%) CSS
5 229 (14.07%) jQuery
6 219 (13.46%) .NET Framework
7 179 (11.00%) WCF
8 174 (10.69%) WPF
9 172 (10.57%) WinForms
10 167 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 145 (8.91%) XML
12 127 (7.81%) HTML5
13 114 (7.01%) Castle Windsor
13 114 (7.01%) Ninject
14 113 (6.95%) Spring.NET
14 113 (6.95%) Unity DI Container
15 105 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 103 (6.33%) Razor View Engine
17 95 (5.84%) Web Services
18 91 (5.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 670 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 172 (10.57%) Mathematics
3 115 (7.07%) Physics
4 113 (6.95%) Inversion of Control
5 62 (3.81%) Mobile App
6 41 (2.52%) Client/Server
7 37 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (2.03%) Open Source
9 26 (1.60%) Tandem
10 22 (1.35%) Chemistry
11 17 (1.04%) Biology
11 17 (1.04%) Social Media
12 16 (0.98%) iPhone
12 16 (0.98%) Animation
13 11 (0.68%) Blackberry
13 11 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
13 11 (0.68%) iPad
13 11 (0.68%) Online Gambling
14 10 (0.61%) Derivative
15 9 (0.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 244 (15.00%) Windows
2 115 (7.07%) Linux
3 65 (4.00%) Android
4 46 (2.83%) UNIX
5 38 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.31%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.18%) Debian
10 3 (0.18%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.061%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.061%) NetWare
12 1 (0.061%) AIX
12 1 (0.061%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (20.16%) MVC
2 312 (19.18%) OO
3 264 (16.23%) Software Engineering
4 220 (13.52%) TDD
5 192 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
6 169 (10.39%) Scrum
7 152 (9.34%) OOP
7 152 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
8 146 (8.97%) Web Application Development
9 131 (8.05%) Web Development
10 113 (6.95%) Kanban
10 113 (6.95%) Dependency Injection
11 107 (6.58%) MVVM
12 70 (4.30%) OOD
13 55 (3.38%) Unit Testing
14 49 (3.01%) E-Commerce
15 48 (2.95%) Game Development
16 47 (2.89%) OOA/OOD
17 40 (2.46%) Analytics
18 39 (2.40%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 974 (59.86%) C#
2 552 (33.93%) JavaScript
3 547 (33.62%) Java
4 518 (31.84%) SQL
5 329 (20.22%) C++
6 215 (13.21%) VB.NET
7 202 (12.42%) PHP
8 111 (6.82%) VB
9 108 (6.64%) T-SQL
10 106 (6.52%) C
11 97 (5.96%) Python
12 49 (3.01%) Perl
13 40 (2.46%) VBA
14 30 (1.84%) Objective-C
15 24 (1.48%) Ruby
16 21 (1.29%) ActionScript
17 20 (1.23%) PL/SQL
18 16 (0.98%) MATLAB
19 15 (0.92%) Bash Shell
20 13 (0.80%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 874 (53.72%) Degree
2 73 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (2.40%) MCSD
4 38 (2.34%) MCP
5 36 (2.21%) MCAD
5 36 (2.21%) MCTS
6 27 (1.66%) PhD
7 9 (0.55%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.31%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.25%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.25%) HND
9 4 (0.25%) MCT
10 2 (0.12%) HNC
11 1 (0.061%) ISEB
11 1 (0.061%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.46%) QA
2 5 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.061%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.061%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 256 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 88 (5.41%) Oracle
3 24 (1.48%) Google
4 13 (0.80%) Zend
5 10 (0.61%) Business Objects
6 8 (0.49%) Twitter
7 7 (0.43%) IBM
7 7 (0.43%) Infragistics
8 6 (0.37%) Metastorm
9 5 (0.31%) Coverity
9 5 (0.31%) Wind River
9 5 (0.31%) SolidWorks
10 4 (0.25%) Intel
10 4 (0.25%) F5
10 4 (0.25%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.25%) Perforce
10 4 (0.25%) Adobe
11 3 (0.18%) JBoss
11 3 (0.18%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.18%) Facebook
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