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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 435 411 347
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 583 716 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.60% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.64% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 537 645 769
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 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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
104967 112334 104688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85785 91103 87039
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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 27 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 27 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 -34 555 £25,000 +4.16% 94
London +8 145 £30,000 +11.11% 18
South East -1 115 £25,000 - 17
East of England +31 73 £24,000 -4.00% 6
West Midlands -26 55 £24,000 +20.00% 18
North West -16 51 £25,000 +11.11% 10
South West -30 43 £24,250 +7.77% 8
City of London +39 42 £30,000 +5.26% 5
East Midlands +17 42 £26,000 +22.35% 11
Hampshire +11 37 £23,750 -5.00% 5
Nottingham +5 31 £26,750 +7.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +1 31 £26,750 +40.78% 2
Manchester -2 30 £25,000 +16.27% 5
Yorkshire -31 29 £22,000 -8.33% 5
Birmingham -2 23 £25,000 +13.63% 9
Surrey +10 22 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Essex +12 18 £24,000 +14.28% 3
Bristol -9 18 £25,000 +19.04% 2
Suffolk +23 17 £22,500 +12.50%
Ipswich +13 17 £22,500 +12.50%
Southampton -2 17 £23,750 -13.63% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 16 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Cheshire +3 15 £25,000 - 2
Warrington +5 13 £25,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -8 13 £25,000 - 2
Cambridge -8 13 £25,000 - 2
Berkshire -19 13 £22,500 -18.18% 2
Oxford +6 12 £23,750 -15.92% 1
Scotland -1 12 £26,000 +18.85% 1
Hertfordshire -9 12 £25,000 -

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 649 (55.76%) C#
2 623 (53.52%) Degree
3 583 (50.09%) .NET
4 480 (41.24%) HTML
5 448 (38.49%) SQL
6 433 (37.20%) JavaScript
6 433 (37.20%) Computer Science
7 414 (35.57%) Java
8 375 (32.22%) CSS
9 371 (31.87%) ASP.NET
10 315 (27.06%) SQL Server
11 311 (26.72%) MVC
12 263 (22.59%) Agile Software Development
13 250 (21.48%) Finance
14 245 (21.05%) Software Engineering
15 223 (19.16%) OO
16 203 (17.44%) PHP
17 201 (17.27%) Microsoft
18 193 (16.58%) Windows
19 172 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
20 168 (14.43%) jQuery
21 167 (14.35%) .NET Framework
22 162 (13.92%) Scrum
23 159 (13.66%) VB.NET
24 153 (13.14%) WCF
25 147 (12.63%) MySQL
26 146 (12.54%) Web Application Development
27 140 (12.03%) C++
28 134 (11.51%) TDD
29 128 (11.00%) WinForms

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 44 (3.78%) Apache
2 37 (3.18%) Tomcat
3 24 (2.06%) SharePoint
4 21 (1.80%) IIS
5 20 (1.72%) Node.js
6 17 (1.46%) JBoss
7 10 (0.86%) CMS
7 10 (0.86%) Apache Solr
8 8 (0.69%) WordPress
9 7 (0.60%) Drupal
10 5 (0.43%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.34%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.26%) SAS
12 3 (0.26%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.26%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.17%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.17%) Moodle
13 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.17%) Kentico
14 1 (0.086%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 106 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.23%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.12%) MS Office
4 8 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.43%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.086%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.17%) Changepoint
3 2 (0.17%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.17%) Odoo
4 1 (0.086%) Summit
4 1 (0.086%) HFM
4 1 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.086%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.086%) Magento
4 1 (0.086%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (1.46%) SaaS
3 9 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.69%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.52%) PaaS
6 4 (0.34%) GitHub
7 3 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.086%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 79 (6.79%) Internet
2 12 (1.03%) Broadband
3 5 (0.43%) HTTP
3 5 (0.43%) Intranet
4 4 (0.34%) FTP
5 3 (0.26%) Wireless
6 1 (0.086%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.086%) NFC
6 1 (0.086%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.086%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.086%) Skype
6 1 (0.086%) Extranet
6 1 (0.086%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (27.06%) SQL Server
2 147 (12.63%) MySQL
3 49 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 28 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (2.32%) RDBMS
7 25 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (1.37%) Oracle Database
12 15 (1.29%) MS Access
12 15 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (0.77%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.60%) MongoDB
16 6 (0.52%) Big Data
16 6 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
17 5 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 113 (9.71%) NUnit
2 107 (9.19%) Rhino Mocks
3 106 (9.11%) Moq
3 106 (9.11%) MSTest
4 73 (6.27%) Visual Studio
5 37 (3.18%) Git (software)
6 31 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (1.89%) Eclipse
8 19 (1.63%) Subversion
9 16 (1.37%) Maven
10 12 (1.03%) JUnit
11 9 (0.77%) Ant
12 8 (0.69%) Bugzilla
12 8 (0.69%) JIRA
12 8 (0.69%) Mercurial
12 8 (0.69%) PEAR
12 8 (0.69%) PHPUnit
12 8 (0.69%) Trac
13 7 (0.60%) Jenkins
14 6 (0.52%) Selenium
General
1 250 (21.48%) Finance
2 65 (5.58%) Banking
3 41 (3.52%) Games
4 36 (3.09%) Retail
5 34 (2.92%) Investment Banking
6 24 (2.06%) Marketing
7 18 (1.55%) Publishing
8 16 (1.37%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.12%) Front Office
10 11 (0.95%) Electronics
11 8 (0.69%) Advertising
12 7 (0.60%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.60%) Back Office
12 7 (0.60%) Automotive
13 6 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.52%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.26%) Legal
14 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.17%) Law
15 2 (0.17%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 583 (50.09%) .NET
2 480 (41.24%) HTML
3 375 (32.22%) CSS
4 371 (31.87%) ASP.NET
5 172 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 168 (14.43%) jQuery
7 167 (14.35%) .NET Framework
8 153 (13.14%) WCF
9 128 (11.00%) WinForms
10 125 (10.74%) WPF
11 107 (9.19%) XML
11 107 (9.19%) Ninject
12 106 (9.11%) Castle Windsor
12 106 (9.11%) Spring.NET
12 106 (9.11%) Unity DI Container
13 94 (8.08%) Ajax
14 91 (7.82%) HTML5
15 74 (6.36%) Web Services
16 66 (5.67%) Spring
17 54 (4.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 433 (37.20%) Computer Science
2 106 (9.11%) Inversion of Control
3 92 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (6.70%) Mathematics
5 45 (3.87%) Mobile App
5 45 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (3.35%) Client/Server
7 35 (3.01%) Physics
8 27 (2.32%) User Experience
9 26 (2.23%) Tandem
10 25 (2.15%) Open Source
11 14 (1.20%) Online Games
12 11 (0.95%) Algorithms
13 9 (0.77%) Social Media
13 9 (0.77%) iPad
13 9 (0.77%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.69%) Semantic Web
15 7 (0.60%) NHS
15 7 (0.60%) W3C
15 7 (0.60%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 193 (16.58%) Windows
2 115 (9.88%) Linux
3 39 (3.35%) UNIX
4 38 (3.26%) Android
5 29 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.26%) HPUX
8 1 (0.086%) Solaris
8 1 (0.086%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (26.72%) MVC
2 263 (22.59%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 223 (19.16%) OO
5 162 (13.92%) Scrum
6 146 (12.54%) Web Application Development
7 134 (11.51%) TDD
8 112 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
8 112 (9.62%) Kanban
9 108 (9.28%) Dependency Injection
10 95 (8.16%) Web Development
11 89 (7.65%) OOP
12 83 (7.13%) MVVM
13 63 (5.41%) E-Commerce
14 48 (4.12%) OOD
15 47 (4.04%) Mentoring
16 40 (3.44%) OOA/OOD
17 37 (3.18%) Time Management
18 29 (2.49%) Analytics
18 29 (2.49%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 649 (55.76%) C#
2 448 (38.49%) SQL
3 433 (37.20%) JavaScript
4 414 (35.57%) Java
5 203 (17.44%) PHP
6 159 (13.66%) VB.NET
7 140 (12.03%) C++
8 90 (7.73%) VB
9 72 (6.19%) Python
10 63 (5.41%) T-SQL
11 55 (4.73%) C
12 35 (3.01%) Perl
13 25 (2.15%) VBA
14 22 (1.89%) PL/SQL
15 20 (1.72%) PHP5
16 17 (1.46%) Ruby
17 16 (1.37%) Objective-C
18 8 (0.69%) PHP4
18 8 (0.69%) CoffeeScript
19 7 (0.60%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 623 (53.52%) Degree
2 16 (1.37%) PhD
2 16 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.52%) HNC
5 6 (0.52%) HND
6 4 (0.34%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.26%) MCSD
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.086%) MCSE
9 1 (0.086%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.086%) MOS
9 1 (0.086%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.06%) QA
2 6 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.086%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.086%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.086%) Firmware
1 1 (0.086%) vSphere
1 1 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.086%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.17%) Control-M
2 1 (0.086%) Puppet
2 1 (0.086%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 201 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 92 (7.90%) Oracle
3 19 (1.63%) Google
4 17 (1.46%) Adobe
5 13 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (0.60%) IBM
7 6 (0.52%) hybris
7 6 (0.52%) Facebook
8 5 (0.43%) Capita
8 5 (0.43%) Zend
8 5 (0.43%) Sony
9 4 (0.34%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.34%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (0.34%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.26%) HP
10 3 (0.26%) Cisco
10 3 (0.26%) Cognos
10 3 (0.26%) BT
10 3 (0.26%) McAfee
10 3 (0.26%) ATG
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Abrecco
Salary: Competitive
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Pembrokeshire
Hays IT
Salary: benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
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Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + corporate benefits
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Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training
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Bangor, Gwynedd
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
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Poole, Dorset
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Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Brighton, East Sussex
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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