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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 426 402 353
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 607 734 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.63% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.66% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 559 675 725
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -14 583 £25,000 +6.38% 120
London +18 156 £30,000 +9.09% 38
South East -15 117 £24,250 +1.04% 24
East of England +29 80 £25,000 +4.16% 15
West Midlands -13 64 £25,000 +25.00% 7
North West -27 50 £25,000 +11.11% 11
East Midlands +23 46 £26,000 +18.18% 10
City of London +53 44 £30,000 +5.26% 9
Yorkshire -13 40 £25,000 +11.11% 10
Hampshire +10 34 £23,750 -13.63% 8
South West -25 34 £25,000 +6.38% 3
Nottinghamshire +12 31 £27,500 +25.00% 5
Nottingham +9 31 £27,500 +10.00% 5
Birmingham +4 31 £25,750 +17.04% 1
Manchester 0 30 £25,000 +11.11% 3
Suffolk +32 27 £22,500 +12.50% 2
Ipswich +13 27 £22,500 +5.88% 2
Surrey +21 20 £25,000 +11.11% 5
Essex +13 20 £25,000 +19.04%
North Yorkshire +10 18 £26,500 +23.25% 4
Southampton +5 18 £23,750 -13.63% 2
York +9 17 £27,500 +27.90% 4
Cheshire -5 16 £25,000 - 3
West Sussex +13 15 £24,750 +10.00% 4
Oxfordshire +3 15 £25,000 -
Berkshire -12 15 £23,000 -12.38% 1
Oxford +8 14 £26,250 -9.48%
West Yorkshire -8 14 £25,000 +4.16% 4
Warrington +11 13 £25,000 - 2
Bristol -8 13 £25,250 +5.20%

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 661 (57.78%) C#
2 612 (53.50%) Degree
3 594 (51.92%) .NET
4 482 (42.13%) HTML
5 444 (38.81%) Computer Science
6 442 (38.64%) SQL
7 437 (38.20%) JavaScript
8 408 (35.66%) Java
9 367 (32.08%) ASP.NET
10 362 (31.64%) CSS
11 332 (29.02%) SQL Server
12 322 (28.15%) MVC
13 299 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
14 260 (22.73%) Finance
15 244 (21.33%) Software Engineering
16 220 (19.23%) OO
17 207 (18.09%) Microsoft
18 198 (17.31%) Windows
19 190 (16.61%) PHP
20 180 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
21 177 (15.47%) jQuery
22 165 (14.42%) .NET Framework
23 164 (14.34%) Scrum
24 163 (14.25%) TDD
25 154 (13.46%) WCF
26 149 (13.02%) C++
26 149 (13.02%) Web Application Development
27 146 (12.76%) VB.NET
28 135 (11.80%) MySQL
29 132 (11.54%) WinForms

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (3.41%) Tomcat
2 37 (3.23%) Apache
3 26 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 22 (1.92%) IIS
5 21 (1.84%) Node.js
6 18 (1.57%) JBoss
7 11 (0.96%) Apache Solr
8 10 (0.87%) CMS
9 7 (0.61%) SAS
10 6 (0.52%) WordPress
11 5 (0.44%) Drupal
12 4 (0.35%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.26%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.26%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.26%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.26%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.17%) Moodle
14 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.087%) Oracle Service Bus
15 1 (0.087%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 107 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.01%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.31%) MS Office
4 6 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.44%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.44%) Changepoint
2 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.17%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.17%) Odoo
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.087%) HFM
4 1 (0.087%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.087%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (0.96%) SaaS
3 7 (0.61%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.52%) GitHub
5 5 (0.44%) PaaS
6 3 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.087%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 74 (6.47%) Internet
2 15 (1.31%) Broadband
3 7 (0.61%) HTTP
4 4 (0.35%) Intranet
5 3 (0.26%) FTP
6 1 (0.087%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.087%) NFC
6 1 (0.087%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.087%) Extranet
6 1 (0.087%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (29.02%) SQL Server
2 135 (11.80%) MySQL
3 54 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (3.67%) Relational Database
5 30 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (2.01%) RDBMS
10 19 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (1.40%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.05%) Big Data
13 12 (1.05%) MS Access
14 11 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 11 (0.96%) MongoDB
15 10 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (0.61%) NoSQL
17 5 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 115 (10.05%) NUnit
2 112 (9.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 111 (9.70%) Moq
3 111 (9.70%) MSTest
4 69 (6.03%) Visual Studio
5 38 (3.32%) Git (software)
6 36 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (1.84%) Eclipse
8 18 (1.57%) Subversion
9 15 (1.31%) Maven
10 10 (0.87%) Ant
11 9 (0.79%) Mercurial
12 8 (0.70%) Trac
12 8 (0.70%) Jenkins
12 8 (0.70%) Bugzilla
12 8 (0.70%) JUnit
12 8 (0.70%) PEAR
12 8 (0.70%) PHPUnit
12 8 (0.70%) JIRA
13 7 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 260 (22.73%) Finance
2 68 (5.94%) Banking
3 51 (4.46%) Games
4 35 (3.06%) Retail
5 33 (2.88%) Investment Banking
6 29 (2.53%) Marketing
7 18 (1.57%) Publishing
8 13 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.05%) Front Office
10 9 (0.79%) Electronics
11 7 (0.61%) Back Office
11 7 (0.61%) Automotive
12 6 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.44%) Law
13 5 (0.44%) Legal
14 4 (0.35%) Advertising
14 4 (0.35%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 594 (51.92%) .NET
2 482 (42.13%) HTML
3 367 (32.08%) ASP.NET
4 362 (31.64%) CSS
5 180 (15.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 177 (15.47%) jQuery
7 165 (14.42%) .NET Framework
8 154 (13.46%) WCF
9 132 (11.54%) WinForms
10 129 (11.28%) WPF
11 112 (9.79%) Ninject
12 111 (9.70%) Castle Windsor
12 111 (9.70%) Unity DI Container
12 111 (9.70%) Spring.NET
13 109 (9.53%) XML
14 97 (8.48%) HTML5
15 85 (7.43%) Ajax
16 71 (6.21%) Web Services
17 63 (5.51%) Spring
18 61 (5.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 444 (38.81%) Computer Science
2 111 (9.70%) Inversion of Control
3 94 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (6.99%) Mathematics
5 51 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
6 47 (4.11%) Mobile App
7 42 (3.67%) Client/Server
8 32 (2.80%) Physics
9 26 (2.27%) Tandem
10 25 (2.19%) User Experience
11 24 (2.10%) Open Source
12 17 (1.49%) Online Games
13 13 (1.14%) Algorithms
14 11 (0.96%) Management Information System
14 11 (0.96%) Hedge funds
15 9 (0.79%) Semantic Web
16 8 (0.70%) W3C
17 7 (0.61%) NHS
17 7 (0.61%) Social Media
17 7 (0.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 198 (17.31%) Windows
2 110 (9.62%) Linux
3 39 (3.41%) UNIX
4 36 (3.15%) Android
5 32 (2.80%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.17%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.17%) HPUX
8 1 (0.087%) CentOS
8 1 (0.087%) Solaris
8 1 (0.087%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.087%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (28.15%) MVC
2 299 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (21.33%) Software Engineering
4 220 (19.23%) OO
5 164 (14.34%) Scrum
6 163 (14.25%) TDD
7 149 (13.02%) Web Application Development
8 119 (10.40%) Kanban
9 118 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
10 113 (9.88%) Dependency Injection
11 88 (7.69%) MVVM
12 87 (7.60%) OOP
13 86 (7.52%) Web Development
14 61 (5.33%) E-Commerce
15 50 (4.37%) Mentoring
16 48 (4.20%) OOD
17 40 (3.50%) OOA/OOD
18 32 (2.80%) Time Management
19 29 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
19 29 (2.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 661 (57.78%) C#
2 442 (38.64%) SQL
3 437 (38.20%) JavaScript
4 408 (35.66%) Java
5 190 (16.61%) PHP
6 149 (13.02%) C++
7 146 (12.76%) VB.NET
8 97 (8.48%) VB
9 68 (5.94%) Python
10 67 (5.86%) T-SQL
11 56 (4.90%) C
12 30 (2.62%) PL/SQL
13 27 (2.36%) Perl
14 20 (1.75%) Ruby
15 18 (1.57%) VBA
16 16 (1.40%) PHP5
17 15 (1.31%) Objective-C
18 10 (0.87%) VB6
19 9 (0.79%) CoffeeScript
20 7 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 612 (53.50%) Degree
2 24 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.22%) PhD
3 14 (1.22%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.52%) HNC
5 6 (0.52%) HND
6 4 (0.35%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.26%) MCSD
7 3 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.087%) MOS
8 1 (0.087%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.087%) MCSE
8 1 (0.087%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.01%) QA
2 6 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.087%) HL7
3 1 (0.087%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.087%) vSphere
1 1 (0.087%) Firmware
1 1 (0.087%) LXC
1 1 (0.087%) Docker
1 1 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.087%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (0.26%) Puppet
2 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.17%) Control-M
3 1 (0.087%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 207 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 102 (8.92%) Oracle
3 17 (1.49%) Adobe
4 16 (1.40%) Google
5 11 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (0.61%) Capita
6 7 (0.61%) IBM
7 6 (0.52%) hybris
7 6 (0.52%) Facebook
8 5 (0.44%) Zend
8 5 (0.44%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.35%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.35%) Apple
9 4 (0.35%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.35%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.26%) Cognos
10 3 (0.26%) HP
10 3 (0.26%) Cisco
10 3 (0.26%) ATG
10 3 (0.26%) McAfee
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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