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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 398 326 326
Rank change year-on-year
-72 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 740 843 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.76% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.80% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 667 789 916
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -74 691 £24,000 - 104
London -101 163 £26,500 -11.66% 20
South East -94 140 £24,000 - 14
Yorkshire -15 82 £24,000 +6.66% 8
North West -5 74 £22,500 - 12
West Midlands +23 67 £20,000 +8.10% 12
East of England -6 64 £25,000 -1.96% 13
West Yorkshire 0 56 £24,000 +6.66% 3
South West -29 53 £22,500 +7.14% 15
Leeds +6 52 £24,000 +6.66% 3
Manchester -5 41 £21,500 - 9
East Midlands -21 40 £21,500 -14.00% 8
Cambridge +9 33 £25,000 -16.66% 5
Cambridgeshire +1 33 £25,000 -9.09% 7
Nottinghamshire +1 31 £20,500 -18.00% 3
Oxfordshire -4 31 £25,000 -21.87% 2
North Yorkshire -13 30 £22,000 -8.33% 5
Berkshire -9 29 £27,500 +17.02% 1
Bristol -10 29 £21,000 +5.00% 7
City of London -35 29 £30,000 - 5
Scotland +3 28 £21,125 -1.74% 3
Surrey -50 28 £22,500 - 4
Hampshire -13 22 £25,000 +6.38% 1
Birmingham +10 19 £22,000 +18.91% 5
Warwickshire +19 18 £19,500 +5.40% 2
Nottingham -5 18 £25,000 - 2
York -6 18 £21,500 -2.27% 4
Reading +5 17 £27,500 -15.38%
Cheshire -8 17 £25,000 - 2
Oxford -2 15 £29,000 -10.76% 1

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 805 (57.17%) C#
2 771 (54.76%) Degree
3 701 (49.79%) .NET
4 594 (42.19%) Computer Science
5 497 (35.30%) SQL
6 484 (34.38%) Java
7 482 (34.23%) HTML
8 425 (30.18%) ASP.NET
9 424 (30.11%) CSS
10 420 (29.83%) JavaScript
11 356 (25.28%) SQL Server
12 271 (19.25%) MVC
13 267 (18.96%) C++
14 255 (18.11%) OO
15 241 (17.12%) Microsoft
16 237 (16.83%) PHP
17 229 (16.26%) Finance
18 222 (15.77%) Windows
19 209 (14.84%) jQuery
20 208 (14.77%) Software Engineering
21 202 (14.35%) .NET Framework
22 192 (13.64%) TDD
23 175 (12.43%) VB.NET
24 162 (11.51%) Mathematics
25 161 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
26 159 (11.29%) WinForms
27 157 (11.15%) Scrum
28 154 (10.94%) WCF
29 153 (10.87%) OOP
30 152 (10.80%) WPF

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.42%) Drupal
3 19 (1.35%) CMS
4 17 (1.21%) Node.js
5 15 (1.07%) Apache
6 13 (0.92%) IIS
7 12 (0.85%) SAS
8 9 (0.64%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.28%) Confluence
9 4 (0.28%) Apache ServiceMix
9 4 (0.28%) Documentum
9 4 (0.28%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.28%) WordPress
9 4 (0.28%) Mule
10 3 (0.21%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.21%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.14%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.14%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.14%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 117 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.20%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.78%) MS Office
4 7 (0.50%) Fireworks
5 6 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.36%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.21%) Visualfiles
1 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.21%) Magento
2 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.071%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.071%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.071%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.071%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.92%) SaaS
2 15 (1.07%) Force.com
3 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.071%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.071%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (5.89%) Internet
2 14 (0.99%) SNMP
3 11 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.78%) HTTP
3 11 (0.78%) SMS
4 9 (0.64%) FTP
5 4 (0.28%) Intranet
6 3 (0.21%) DNS
7 2 (0.14%) Firewall
7 2 (0.14%) LDAP
7 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.071%) VLAN
8 1 (0.071%) AMQP
8 1 (0.071%) VoIP
8 1 (0.071%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (25.28%) SQL Server
2 122 (8.66%) MySQL
3 44 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 42 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 41 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (1.56%) Oracle Database
8 21 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (0.92%) Big Data
11 12 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (0.57%) MS Access
16 7 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
17 6 (0.43%) Data Mining
18 5 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
18 5 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 121 (8.59%) NUnit
2 117 (8.31%) Rhino Mocks
2 117 (8.31%) Moq
2 117 (8.31%) MSTest
3 92 (6.53%) Visual Studio
4 51 (3.62%) Git (software)
5 34 (2.41%) Subversion
6 25 (1.78%) JUnit
7 22 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (1.35%) TeamCity
9 17 (1.21%) Eclipse
10 15 (1.07%) PHPUnit
11 11 (0.78%) JIRA
12 10 (0.71%) Maven
13 8 (0.57%) Ant
14 7 (0.50%) Selenium
15 6 (0.43%) FitNesse
16 5 (0.36%) jMock
16 5 (0.36%) WebDriver
16 5 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 229 (16.26%) Finance
2 69 (4.90%) Games
3 48 (3.41%) Banking
4 47 (3.34%) Marketing
5 30 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.06%) Investment Banking
7 19 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.21%) Financial Institution
9 15 (1.07%) Multimedia
9 15 (1.07%) Legal
10 14 (0.99%) Front Office
11 13 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.78%) Advertising
12 11 (0.78%) Electronics
13 9 (0.64%) Law
14 8 (0.57%) Billing
15 3 (0.21%) Automotive
16 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.14%) Back Office
16 2 (0.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 701 (49.79%) .NET
2 482 (34.23%) HTML
3 425 (30.18%) ASP.NET
4 424 (30.11%) CSS
5 209 (14.84%) jQuery
6 202 (14.35%) .NET Framework
7 161 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 159 (11.29%) WinForms
9 154 (10.94%) WCF
10 152 (10.80%) WPF
11 136 (9.66%) HTML5
12 132 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 121 (8.59%) Razor View Engine
14 118 (8.38%) XML
15 117 (8.31%) Spring.NET
15 117 (8.31%) Castle Windsor
15 117 (8.31%) Ninject
15 117 (8.31%) Unity DI Container
16 87 (6.18%) Web Services
17 84 (5.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 594 (42.19%) Computer Science
2 162 (11.51%) Mathematics
3 127 (9.02%) Physics
4 117 (8.31%) Inversion of Control
5 47 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
5 47 (3.34%) Mobile App
6 35 (2.49%) Open Source
7 33 (2.34%) Client/Server
8 26 (1.85%) Tandem
9 23 (1.63%) Social Media
10 19 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (1.21%) iPhone
11 17 (1.21%) iPad
12 11 (0.78%) Animation
13 10 (0.71%) Digital Media
13 10 (0.71%) Video Editing
13 10 (0.71%) Blog
14 8 (0.57%) Hedge funds
14 8 (0.57%) Blackberry
15 7 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 222 (15.77%) Windows
2 113 (8.03%) Linux
3 62 (4.40%) Android
4 41 (2.91%) Apple iOS
5 36 (2.56%) UNIX
6 15 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
7 13 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
8 9 (0.64%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.21%) AIX
9 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.14%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.071%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (19.25%) MVC
2 255 (18.11%) OO
3 208 (14.77%) Software Engineering
4 192 (13.64%) TDD
5 157 (11.15%) Scrum
6 153 (10.87%) OOP
7 146 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
8 138 (9.80%) Web Application Development
9 130 (9.23%) Web Development
10 121 (8.59%) Kanban
11 118 (8.38%) Dependency Injection
12 106 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
13 95 (6.75%) MVVM
14 49 (3.48%) E-Commerce
15 43 (3.05%) OOD
16 39 (2.77%) Business Intelligence
17 34 (2.41%) Unit Testing
18 32 (2.27%) iOS Development
19 29 (2.06%) OO PHP
20 28 (1.99%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 805 (57.17%) C#
2 497 (35.30%) SQL
3 484 (34.38%) Java
4 420 (29.83%) JavaScript
5 267 (18.96%) C++
6 237 (16.83%) PHP
7 175 (12.43%) VB.NET
8 126 (8.95%) C
9 117 (8.31%) VB
10 93 (6.61%) Python
11 71 (5.04%) T-SQL
12 56 (3.98%) Perl
13 46 (3.27%) VBA
14 29 (2.06%) ActionScript
14 29 (2.06%) PL/SQL
15 21 (1.49%) Bash Shell
16 20 (1.42%) Objective-C
17 18 (1.28%) Ruby
18 17 (1.21%) MATLAB
19 15 (1.07%) VB6
Qualifications
1 771 (54.76%) Degree
2 92 (6.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 61 (4.33%) MCP
4 59 (4.19%) MCSD
5 58 (4.12%) MCAD
5 58 (4.12%) MCTS
6 15 (1.07%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.50%) PhD
8 6 (0.43%) MCT
9 4 (0.28%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.21%) CFA
11 1 (0.071%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.071%) HNC
11 1 (0.071%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.06%) QA
2 8 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (0.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.071%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.071%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.071%) Puppet
Vendors
1 241 (17.12%) Microsoft
2 96 (6.82%) Oracle
3 14 (0.99%) Intel
3 14 (0.99%) IBM
3 14 (0.99%) Google
3 14 (0.99%) Zend
4 13 (0.92%) Adobe
5 8 (0.57%) Facebook
6 7 (0.50%) Business Objects
6 7 (0.50%) Sencha
7 6 (0.43%) SAP
8 5 (0.36%) JBoss
9 4 (0.28%) Twitter
9 4 (0.28%) HP
10 3 (0.21%) Wind River
10 3 (0.21%) Coverity
10 3 (0.21%) Epicor
10 3 (0.21%) Macromedia
10 3 (0.21%) Metastorm
11 2 (0.14%) Rackspace
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