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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 450 415 337
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 579 707 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.61% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.64% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 531 631 797
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.22%

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
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 £27,450 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -26 551 £25,000 +4.16% 79
London -9 144 £30,000 +13.20% 23
South East -29 116 £25,000 +4.16% 19
East of England +14 69 £23,750 -5.00% 4
North West -7 54 £22,500 +2.27% 11
West Midlands -20 48 £22,000 +8.64% 7
East Midlands +18 45 £25,000 +13.63% 7
City of London +31 42 £30,000 - 7
South West -39 37 £24,500 +8.88% 4
Yorkshire -44 33 £21,000 -12.50% 2
Hampshire +18 31 £24,000 - 5
Nottingham +3 29 £26,000 +4.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +2 29 £26,000 +15.55% 3
Surrey +5 28 £25,000 +4.16% 4
Manchester -15 26 £21,500 +2.38% 5
Cambridgeshire -6 18 £22,500 -10.00% 1
Cheshire +5 17 £25,000 - 4
Brighton -9 17 £25,000 +11.11%
East Sussex -15 17 £25,000 +11.11%
Essex +7 16 £24,000 +14.28% 1
Oxfordshire -7 16 £23,250 -7.00% 3
Bristol -11 16 £25,000 +19.04% 1
Cambridge -9 15 £22,500 -10.00% 1
Hertfordshire -1 14 £25,000 -
Warrington +18 13 £25,000 - 3
Guildford +17 13 £25,000 +2.04%
Scotland +7 12 £24,500 +12.00%
Birmingham -15 12 £25,000 +16.27% 3
Somerset +6 11 £22,500 +4.65%
Oxford +4 11 £22,500 -21.73% 1

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 666 (55.64%) C#
2 660 (55.14%) Degree
3 600 (50.13%) .NET
4 485 (40.52%) HTML
5 465 (38.85%) SQL
6 452 (37.76%) Computer Science
7 437 (36.51%) JavaScript
8 417 (34.84%) Java
9 381 (31.83%) CSS
10 377 (31.50%) ASP.NET
11 324 (27.07%) SQL Server
12 298 (24.90%) MVC
13 266 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
14 256 (21.39%) Finance
15 234 (19.55%) Software Engineering
16 222 (18.55%) OO
17 204 (17.04%) Microsoft
18 194 (16.21%) PHP
19 191 (15.96%) Windows
20 165 (13.78%) ASP.NET MVC
21 164 (13.70%) .NET Framework
22 163 (13.62%) Scrum
23 161 (13.45%) jQuery
24 160 (13.37%) VB.NET
25 151 (12.61%) MySQL
26 149 (12.45%) WCF
27 143 (11.95%) C++
28 141 (11.78%) Web Application Development
29 135 (11.28%) WinForms
30 133 (11.11%) TDD

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 45 (3.76%) Apache
2 30 (2.51%) Tomcat
3 22 (1.84%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.84%) Node.js
4 20 (1.67%) IIS
5 18 (1.50%) JBoss
6 13 (1.09%) Drupal
7 11 (0.92%) Apache Solr
8 9 (0.75%) CMS
9 8 (0.67%) WordPress
10 6 (0.50%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.33%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.33%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.17%) SAS
12 2 (0.17%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.17%) Moodle
12 2 (0.17%) Kentico
12 2 (0.17%) Lync
13 1 (0.084%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.084%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 112 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.26%) Photoshop
3 12 (1.00%) MS Office
4 8 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.42%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.084%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (0.67%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.17%) Magento
4 2 (0.17%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.17%) Odoo
5 1 (0.084%) Zen Cart
5 1 (0.084%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.084%) Summit
5 1 (0.084%) HFM
5 1 (0.084%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.75%) SaaS
2 16 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.50%) PaaS
6 4 (0.33%) GitHub
7 3 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.25%) Force.com
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.084%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 77 (6.43%) Internet
2 7 (0.58%) Broadband
3 6 (0.50%) Intranet
4 4 (0.33%) FTP
4 4 (0.33%) Wireless
5 3 (0.25%) HTTP
6 1 (0.084%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.084%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.084%) NFC
6 1 (0.084%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.084%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (27.07%) SQL Server
2 151 (12.61%) MySQL
3 47 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (3.84%) Relational Database
5 32 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (2.09%) RDBMS
9 23 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (1.34%) Oracle Database
11 16 (1.34%) MS Access
11 16 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 10 (0.84%) NoSQL
14 8 (0.67%) QlikView
15 7 (0.58%) MongoDB
16 5 (0.42%) Big Data
17 4 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 108 (9.02%) NUnit
2 100 (8.35%) Rhino Mocks
3 99 (8.27%) Moq
3 99 (8.27%) MSTest
4 70 (5.85%) Visual Studio
5 38 (3.17%) Git (software)
6 27 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (2.09%) Subversion
8 19 (1.59%) Eclipse
9 15 (1.25%) Maven
10 11 (0.92%) JUnit
11 8 (0.67%) Bugzilla
11 8 (0.67%) JIRA
11 8 (0.67%) PEAR
11 8 (0.67%) PHPUnit
11 8 (0.67%) Trac
12 6 (0.50%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.50%) Selenium
13 5 (0.42%) Ant
13 5 (0.42%) Mercurial
General
1 256 (21.39%) Finance
2 70 (5.85%) Banking
3 41 (3.43%) Investment Banking
4 36 (3.01%) Retail
5 33 (2.76%) Games
6 22 (1.84%) Marketing
7 17 (1.42%) Publishing
8 14 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.09%) Front Office
10 12 (1.00%) Electronics
10 12 (1.00%) Advertising
11 8 (0.67%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.58%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.58%) Back Office
13 6 (0.50%) Automotive
14 5 (0.42%) Billing
15 3 (0.25%) Legal
15 3 (0.25%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.25%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.25%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 600 (50.13%) .NET
2 485 (40.52%) HTML
3 381 (31.83%) CSS
4 377 (31.50%) ASP.NET
5 165 (13.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 164 (13.70%) .NET Framework
7 161 (13.45%) jQuery
8 149 (12.45%) WCF
9 135 (11.28%) WinForms
10 129 (10.78%) WPF
11 106 (8.86%) XML
12 100 (8.35%) Ninject
13 99 (8.27%) Spring.NET
13 99 (8.27%) Castle Windsor
13 99 (8.27%) Unity DI Container
14 92 (7.69%) Ajax
15 87 (7.27%) HTML5
16 79 (6.60%) Web Services
17 61 (5.10%) Spring
18 51 (4.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 452 (37.76%) Computer Science
2 102 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (8.27%) Inversion of Control
4 86 (7.18%) Mathematics
5 43 (3.59%) Physics
6 39 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
7 38 (3.17%) Mobile App
8 35 (2.92%) Client/Server
9 26 (2.17%) Tandem
9 26 (2.17%) User Experience
9 26 (2.17%) Open Source
10 12 (1.00%) Hedge funds
11 10 (0.84%) Online Games
11 10 (0.84%) Management Information System
12 9 (0.75%) Social Media
12 9 (0.75%) iPad
12 9 (0.75%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.67%) GIS
14 7 (0.58%) NHS
15 6 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 191 (15.96%) Windows
2 121 (10.11%) Linux
3 45 (3.76%) UNIX
4 39 (3.26%) Android
5 28 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.25%) HPUX
8 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.084%) CentOS
9 1 (0.084%) Solaris
9 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.084%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (24.90%) MVC
2 266 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 234 (19.55%) Software Engineering
4 222 (18.55%) OO
5 163 (13.62%) Scrum
6 141 (11.78%) Web Application Development
7 133 (11.11%) TDD
8 107 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
9 105 (8.77%) Kanban
10 102 (8.52%) Dependency Injection
11 99 (8.27%) Web Development
12 81 (6.77%) OOP
13 78 (6.52%) MVVM
14 65 (5.43%) E-Commerce
15 50 (4.18%) OOA/OOD
16 48 (4.01%) OOD
16 48 (4.01%) Mentoring
17 42 (3.51%) Time Management
18 32 (2.67%) Analytics
19 28 (2.34%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 666 (55.64%) C#
2 465 (38.85%) SQL
3 437 (36.51%) JavaScript
4 417 (34.84%) Java
5 194 (16.21%) PHP
6 160 (13.37%) VB.NET
7 143 (11.95%) C++
8 85 (7.10%) VB
9 76 (6.35%) T-SQL
10 74 (6.18%) Python
11 59 (4.93%) C
12 36 (3.01%) Perl
13 29 (2.42%) VBA
14 20 (1.67%) PHP5
15 16 (1.34%) Ruby
15 16 (1.34%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.25%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.67%) ActionScript
18 7 (0.58%) VC++
18 7 (0.58%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 660 (55.14%) Degree
2 16 (1.34%) Security Cleared
2 16 (1.34%) PhD
3 8 (0.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.42%) HNC
4 5 (0.42%) HND
5 4 (0.33%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.084%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.084%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.084%) MOS
7 1 (0.084%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.084%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.84%) QA
2 7 (0.58%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.084%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.084%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.084%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.084%) vSphere
1 1 (0.084%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.084%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.17%) Control-M
1 2 (0.17%) WMI
2 1 (0.084%) Puppet
2 1 (0.084%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 204 (17.04%) Microsoft
2 95 (7.94%) Oracle
3 17 (1.42%) Adobe
3 17 (1.42%) Google
4 15 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (0.67%) IBM
6 6 (0.50%) hybris
6 6 (0.50%) Facebook
7 5 (0.42%) Sony
8 4 (0.33%) HP
8 4 (0.33%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.33%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (0.33%) Cisco
9 3 (0.25%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.25%) Cognos
9 3 (0.25%) BT
9 3 (0.25%) Kofax
9 3 (0.25%) ATG
9 3 (0.25%) McAfee
9 3 (0.25%) TIBCO
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Berkshire
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Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Flexible Hours, Training
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Bury, Lancashire
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Mobile, Gym, Bonus
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Redditch, Worcestershire
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Surrey
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £22,000 to £22,000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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