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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 362 324 318
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 823 958 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.83% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.88% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 734 881 793
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 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -38 774 £25,000 +2.04% 78
London +3 222 £27,500 - 22
South East -11 199 £23,500 -6.00% 14
East of England +3 85 £24,000 +6.66% 15
North West -20 65 £23,500 +9.30% 4
South West -16 61 £23,500 +4.44% 5
Surrey -7 54 £23,500 -11.32% 3
City of London +32 53 £28,500 -5.00% 8
Yorkshire -22 51 £22,500 - 4
West Midlands 0 50 £23,500 +4.44% 6
Hampshire +5 40 £22,500 -6.25% 6
East Midlands -25 39 £26,000 +15.55% 6
West Yorkshire -4 35 £22,500 - 2
Essex +16 33 £24,000 +12.94% 1
Manchester -9 32 £23,500 +17.50% 1
Bristol +3 31 £23,750 -8.65% 2
Scotland +12 30 £22,500 - 2
Cheshire -1 30 £24,250 +3.19% 2
Leeds +1 29 £23,000 +2.22% 2
Berkshire -10 27 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Hertfordshire +5 25 £24,000 +4.34% 4
Nottingham -5 22 £27,500 +30.95% 2
Nottinghamshire -19 22 £27,500 +27.90% 2
West Sussex +13 21 £20,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire -8 19 £25,000 +11.11% 1
East Sussex +13 16 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Edinburgh +3 16 £22,500 -15.09% 2
Redhill - 16 £26,000 -
Birmingham +10 15 £25,000 +17.64%
Brighton +13 14 £25,000 +8.69%

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 790 (55.05%) Degree
2 768 (53.52%) C#
3 723 (50.38%) .NET
4 646 (45.02%) HTML
5 630 (43.90%) Computer Science
6 620 (43.21%) JavaScript
7 583 (40.63%) SQL
8 558 (38.89%) Java
9 485 (33.80%) CSS
10 441 (30.73%) ASP.NET
11 420 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
12 413 (28.78%) SQL Server
13 381 (26.55%) MVC
14 296 (20.63%) Software Engineering
15 282 (19.65%) Finance
16 251 (17.49%) jQuery
17 228 (15.89%) OO
18 226 (15.75%) TDD
19 225 (15.68%) PHP
20 222 (15.47%) Microsoft
21 217 (15.12%) C++
22 204 (14.22%) ASP.NET MVC
23 184 (12.82%) .NET Framework
24 170 (11.85%) WCF
24 170 (11.85%) Windows
25 151 (10.52%) MySQL
26 150 (10.45%) Scrum
27 147 (10.24%) OOP
28 140 (9.76%) WPF
29 132 (9.20%) WinForms

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 57 (3.97%) Tomcat
2 41 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 30 (2.09%) Apache
4 26 (1.81%) JBoss
5 25 (1.74%) Node.js
6 23 (1.60%) IIS
7 16 (1.11%) CMS
8 12 (0.84%) WordPress
9 11 (0.77%) SAS
10 7 (0.49%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.42%) ColdFusion
12 5 (0.35%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.28%) Drupal
13 4 (0.28%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.28%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.21%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.14%) Umbraco
15 2 (0.14%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.14%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 126 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.74%) MS Office
3 16 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.21%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.070%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.35%) Changepoint
2 4 (0.28%) Magento
3 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.070%) Summit
4 1 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.11%) SaaS
2 11 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.42%) GitHub
4 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.070%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.070%) Firebase
6 1 (0.070%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.070%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.070%) Trello
6 1 (0.070%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.070%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.48%) Internet
2 19 (1.32%) Broadband
3 14 (0.98%) HTTP
4 7 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.35%) Intranet
6 3 (0.21%) FTP
6 3 (0.21%) SSL
7 2 (0.14%) DNS
7 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.070%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.070%) Extranet
8 1 (0.070%) NFC
8 1 (0.070%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (28.78%) SQL Server
2 151 (10.52%) MySQL
3 46 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (2.93%) Relational Database
5 33 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (1.32%) RDBMS
9 18 (1.25%) MongoDB
9 18 (1.25%) Big Data
10 14 (0.98%) Oracle Database
10 14 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 12 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
13 11 (0.77%) NoSQL
14 8 (0.56%) SQL CLR
15 7 (0.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 102 (7.11%) NUnit
2 97 (6.76%) Rhino Mocks
2 97 (6.76%) Moq
3 96 (6.69%) MSTest
4 90 (6.27%) Visual Studio
5 60 (4.18%) Git (software)
6 57 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 40 (2.79%) Eclipse
8 32 (2.23%) Maven
9 23 (1.60%) Subversion
10 18 (1.25%) JUnit
11 17 (1.18%) Selenium
12 11 (0.77%) Ant
12 11 (0.77%) Mercurial
13 8 (0.56%) TeamCity
13 8 (0.56%) JIRA
13 8 (0.56%) Jenkins
14 7 (0.49%) WebDriver
14 7 (0.49%) Bitbucket
15 4 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 282 (19.65%) Finance
2 78 (5.44%) Games
3 76 (5.30%) Banking
4 60 (4.18%) Marketing
5 40 (2.79%) Retail
6 34 (2.37%) Investment Banking
7 23 (1.60%) Legal
8 21 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.25%) Law
10 15 (1.05%) Publishing
11 10 (0.70%) Advertising
11 10 (0.70%) Front Office
12 7 (0.49%) Back Office
12 7 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.49%) Automotive
13 6 (0.42%) Electronics
14 5 (0.35%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.21%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.070%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.070%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 723 (50.38%) .NET
2 646 (45.02%) HTML
3 485 (33.80%) CSS
4 441 (30.73%) ASP.NET
5 251 (17.49%) jQuery
6 204 (14.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 184 (12.82%) .NET Framework
8 170 (11.85%) WCF
9 140 (9.76%) WPF
10 132 (9.20%) WinForms
11 129 (8.99%) HTML5
12 127 (8.85%) XML
13 122 (8.50%) Spring
14 119 (8.29%) AngularJS
15 100 (6.97%) Web Services
16 97 (6.76%) Castle Windsor
16 97 (6.76%) Ninject
17 96 (6.69%) Unity DI Container
17 96 (6.69%) Spring.NET
18 89 (6.20%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 630 (43.90%) Computer Science
2 115 (8.01%) Mathematics
3 96 (6.69%) Inversion of Control
3 96 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (4.81%) Mobile App
5 59 (4.11%) Client/Server
6 54 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
7 43 (3.00%) User Experience
8 38 (2.65%) Physics
9 27 (1.88%) Tandem
10 26 (1.81%) Algorithms
11 23 (1.60%) Hedge funds
12 18 (1.25%) Online Games
13 14 (0.98%) Equities
14 13 (0.91%) Data Integration
15 10 (0.70%) N-Tier
15 10 (0.70%) W3C
16 9 (0.63%) Derivative
16 9 (0.63%) Social Media
16 9 (0.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 170 (11.85%) Windows
2 108 (7.53%) Linux
3 55 (3.83%) Apple iOS
4 49 (3.41%) Android
5 45 (3.14%) UNIX
6 9 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.49%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.070%) CentOS
10 1 (0.070%) HPUX
10 1 (0.070%) Solaris
10 1 (0.070%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.070%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (26.55%) MVC
3 296 (20.63%) Software Engineering
4 228 (15.89%) OO
5 226 (15.75%) TDD
6 150 (10.45%) Scrum
7 147 (10.24%) OOP
8 125 (8.71%) Web Application Development
9 111 (7.74%) Web Development
10 108 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
11 103 (7.18%) Kanban
12 100 (6.97%) Dependency Injection
13 88 (6.13%) SDLC
14 72 (5.02%) MVVM
15 63 (4.39%) OOD
16 62 (4.32%) E-Commerce
17 59 (4.11%) Mentoring
18 56 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
19 52 (3.62%) BDD
20 33 (2.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 768 (53.52%) C#
2 620 (43.21%) JavaScript
3 583 (40.63%) SQL
4 558 (38.89%) Java
5 225 (15.68%) PHP
6 217 (15.12%) C++
7 127 (8.85%) VB.NET
8 90 (6.27%) Python
9 87 (6.06%) T-SQL
10 79 (5.51%) VB
11 50 (3.48%) PL/SQL
12 42 (2.93%) C
13 37 (2.58%) Ruby
14 17 (1.18%) Objective-C
15 16 (1.11%) VBA
16 15 (1.05%) Perl
17 14 (0.98%) VB6
18 13 (0.91%) Scala
19 11 (0.77%) CoffeeScript
20 8 (0.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 790 (55.05%) Degree
2 26 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (0.98%) PhD
4 5 (0.35%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.28%) CFA
5 4 (0.28%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.21%) MCSD
6 3 (0.21%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.070%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.070%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.070%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.070%) HNC
7 1 (0.070%) HND
7 1 (0.070%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.070%) MCSE
7 1 (0.070%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (1.88%) QA
2 6 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.28%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.070%) SLA
4 1 (0.070%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.070%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.070%) LXC
2 1 (0.070%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.070%) Firmware
2 1 (0.070%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.14%) Puppet
1 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.070%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.070%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.070%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 222 (15.47%) Microsoft
2 117 (8.15%) Oracle
3 29 (2.02%) Google
4 12 (0.84%) Adobe
4 12 (0.84%) Capita
5 10 (0.70%) Xamarin
6 9 (0.63%) Sitecore
6 9 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 8 (0.56%) Facebook
8 7 (0.49%) Apple
9 6 (0.42%) SAP
9 6 (0.42%) Zend
10 3 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.21%) Sybase
11 2 (0.14%) Siebel
11 2 (0.14%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.14%) McAfee
11 2 (0.14%) Sony
11 2 (0.14%) BT
11 2 (0.14%) ATG
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £23k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum £24,000 - £26,000
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Studley, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago