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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 376 379 297
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -82
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 732 771 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.70% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.73% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 645 715 932
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+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
106230 104914 110587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.72% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88114 86181 94870
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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
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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 -24 698 £24,000 +2.12% 89
South East -40 180 £25,000 +11.11% 19
London -32 152 £30,000 +9.09% 16
East of England -32 92 £23,750 -1.04% 15
Yorkshire +4 76 £22,000 +2.32% 6
North West +11 66 £23,500 -3.09% 12
West Midlands -7 49 £21,500 - 6
East Midlands -2 42 £21,500 +4.87% 2
South West -31 39 £22,500 +4.65% 11
Cambridgeshire -11 36 £22,500 -6.25% 7
Manchester +10 35 £23,000 +13.58% 8
Berkshire +7 35 £25,000 +11.11% 4
Hampshire -36 33 £25,000 +11.11% 6
Cambridge -8 30 £22,500 -10.00% 6
West Yorkshire -15 30 £21,500 - 3
City of London +14 27 £31,500 -10.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +8 23 £22,500 -6.25% 1
Leeds -8 23 £21,500 -2.27% 1
Surrey -27 23 £25,000 +11.11% 3
Nottingham +14 22 £23,000 +12.19%
Nottinghamshire -4 22 £23,000 +15.00%
Kent +22 20 £27,500 +32.53% 1
Cheshire +3 20 £25,000 - 2
Norfolk +17 18 £24,000 +26.31% 3
Bristol +8 18 £22,500 +4.65% 5
Norwich +11 17 £24,000 +26.31% 3
Sheffield -11 17 £23,185 +22.02%
South Yorkshire -13 17 £23,185 +22.02%
Oxfordshire +6 16 £22,500 -10.00%
Scotland -7 16 £23,000 +2.22% 4

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 994 (58.37%) C#
2 892 (52.38%) .NET
3 886 (52.03%) Degree
4 682 (40.05%) HTML
5 649 (38.11%) JavaScript
6 643 (37.76%) Computer Science
7 622 (36.52%) SQL
8 547 (32.12%) ASP.NET
9 511 (30.01%) CSS
10 506 (29.71%) Java
11 466 (27.36%) SQL Server
12 373 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
13 362 (21.26%) MVC
14 318 (18.67%) Software Engineering
15 296 (17.38%) OO
16 274 (16.09%) C++
17 267 (15.68%) Finance
18 265 (15.56%) Microsoft
19 229 (13.45%) jQuery
20 225 (13.21%) PHP
21 210 (12.33%) VB.NET
22 201 (11.80%) .NET Framework
23 184 (10.80%) XML
24 178 (10.45%) TDD
25 175 (10.28%) Windows
26 164 (9.63%) WCF
26 164 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC
27 161 (9.45%) WPF
28 156 (9.16%) MySQL
29 148 (8.69%) Web Services

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 33 (1.94%) SharePoint
1 33 (1.94%) Drupal
2 27 (1.59%) Apache
3 25 (1.47%) IIS
4 18 (1.06%) CMS
4 18 (1.06%) WordPress
5 16 (0.94%) Node.js
6 14 (0.82%) Tomcat
7 8 (0.47%) WebLogic
7 8 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.41%) Umbraco
8 7 (0.41%) JBoss
9 5 (0.29%) Joomla!
9 5 (0.29%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (0.23%) SAS
10 4 (0.23%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 136 (7.99%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.06%) MS Office
4 8 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.29%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.12%) MicroStation
7 2 (0.12%) Solid Edge
7 2 (0.12%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.059%) Simulink
8 1 (0.059%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (0.65%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.23%) Magento
2 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.12%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.059%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.059%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.70%) SaaS
2 18 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.94%) GitHub
4 11 (0.65%) Force.com
5 9 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.12%) ElastiCache
8 2 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.059%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (4.99%) Internet
2 7 (0.41%) TCP/IP
2 7 (0.41%) Wireless
3 6 (0.35%) HTTP
4 5 (0.29%) Intranet
5 3 (0.18%) DNS
6 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.059%) WAN
7 1 (0.059%) FTP
7 1 (0.059%) Firewall
7 1 (0.059%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.059%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 466 (27.36%) SQL Server
2 156 (9.16%) MySQL
3 75 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 61 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 34 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 23 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (0.94%) Oracle Database
13 15 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (0.76%) MS Access
15 12 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (0.53%) MongoDB
17 8 (0.47%) NoSQL
17 8 (0.47%) Big Data
18 7 (0.41%) MarkLogic
18 7 (0.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 115 (6.75%) Visual Studio
2 91 (5.34%) NUnit
3 81 (4.76%) MSTest
4 80 (4.70%) Rhino Mocks
4 80 (4.70%) Moq
5 60 (3.52%) Git (software)
6 44 (2.58%) Subversion
6 44 (2.58%) Eclipse
7 34 (2.00%) JUnit
8 28 (1.64%) Maven
9 15 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.53%) ClearCase
11 8 (0.47%) Jasmine
12 6 (0.35%) Xcode
12 6 (0.35%) JIRA
12 6 (0.35%) Mocha
13 5 (0.29%) CruiseControl
14 4 (0.23%) Ant
14 4 (0.23%) TestComplete
14 4 (0.23%) Jenkins
General
1 267 (15.68%) Finance
2 78 (4.58%) Banking
3 63 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 60 (3.52%) Games
5 39 (2.29%) Retail
6 38 (2.23%) Marketing
7 28 (1.64%) Advertising
8 21 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 15 (0.88%) Telecoms
10 13 (0.76%) Publishing
11 12 (0.70%) Legal
11 12 (0.70%) Electronics
12 9 (0.53%) Automotive
13 8 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.47%) Front Office
13 8 (0.47%) Back Office
13 8 (0.47%) Online Betting
14 7 (0.41%) Billing
15 6 (0.35%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 892 (52.38%) .NET
2 682 (40.05%) HTML
3 547 (32.12%) ASP.NET
4 511 (30.01%) CSS
5 229 (13.45%) jQuery
6 201 (11.80%) .NET Framework
7 184 (10.80%) XML
8 164 (9.63%) WCF
8 164 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 161 (9.45%) WPF
10 148 (8.69%) Web Services
11 132 (7.75%) WinForms
12 120 (7.05%) HTML5
13 81 (4.76%) Castle Windsor
14 80 (4.70%) Ninject
14 80 (4.70%) Unity DI Container
14 80 (4.70%) JSON
14 80 (4.70%) Spring.NET
15 79 (4.64%) Ajax
16 71 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 643 (37.76%) Computer Science
2 134 (7.87%) Mathematics
3 85 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (4.70%) Inversion of Control
5 77 (4.52%) Physics
6 73 (4.29%) Mobile App
7 43 (2.52%) Open Source
8 36 (2.11%) User Experience
8 36 (2.11%) Client/Server
9 33 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (1.82%) Algorithms
11 26 (1.53%) Tandem
12 19 (1.12%) Chemistry
13 17 (1.00%) E-Learning
14 16 (0.94%) Fixed Income
14 16 (0.94%) Biology
15 15 (0.88%) Derivative
16 14 (0.82%) iPhone
16 14 (0.82%) Hedge funds
17 13 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 175 (10.28%) Windows
2 120 (7.05%) Linux
3 61 (3.58%) Android
4 53 (3.11%) UNIX
5 42 (2.47%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.41%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.059%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.059%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.059%) Debian
11 1 (0.059%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.059%) HPUX
11 1 (0.059%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (21.26%) MVC
3 318 (18.67%) Software Engineering
4 296 (17.38%) OO
5 178 (10.45%) TDD
6 137 (8.04%) Scrum
7 121 (7.11%) OOP
8 118 (6.93%) Web Application Development
9 99 (5.81%) Web Development
10 98 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
11 84 (4.93%) Dependency Injection
12 81 (4.76%) Kanban
13 80 (4.70%) OOD
14 76 (4.46%) MVVM
15 65 (3.82%) E-Commerce
16 62 (3.64%) Mentoring
17 60 (3.52%) Unit Testing
18 52 (3.05%) OOA/OOD
19 36 (2.11%) Business Intelligence
20 32 (1.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 994 (58.37%) C#
2 649 (38.11%) JavaScript
3 622 (36.52%) SQL
4 506 (29.71%) Java
5 274 (16.09%) C++
6 225 (13.21%) PHP
7 210 (12.33%) VB.NET
8 121 (7.11%) T-SQL
9 94 (5.52%) VB
10 87 (5.11%) Python
11 64 (3.76%) C
12 62 (3.64%) Perl
13 34 (2.00%) VBA
14 26 (1.53%) Objective-C
15 24 (1.41%) Ruby
16 20 (1.17%) PL/SQL
17 18 (1.06%) PHP5
18 9 (0.53%) ActionScript
19 8 (0.47%) VC++
19 8 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 886 (52.03%) Degree
2 30 (1.76%) PhD
3 25 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (0.76%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.41%) MCSD
6 6 (0.35%) HND
7 3 (0.18%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.18%) MCTS
7 3 (0.18%) MCP
7 3 (0.18%) MCAD
7 3 (0.18%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.059%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.059%) HNC
8 1 (0.059%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (1.47%) QA
2 4 (0.23%) Solvency II
2 4 (0.23%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.18%) Firmware
2 1 (0.059%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.12%) WMI
1 2 (0.12%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.059%) Puppet
Vendors
1 265 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 109 (6.40%) Oracle
3 24 (1.41%) Google
4 15 (0.88%) Zend
5 13 (0.76%) Adobe
6 11 (0.65%) Business Objects
7 8 (0.47%) SAP
8 7 (0.41%) Apple
8 7 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.41%) Twitter
9 5 (0.29%) Facebook
9 5 (0.29%) F5
9 5 (0.29%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.23%) Sybase
10 4 (0.23%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.23%) Sony
11 3 (0.18%) Infragistics
11 3 (0.18%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.18%) Kofax
11 3 (0.18%) SolidWorks
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,200 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + flexi-time, pension etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £24,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £10000 - £12500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + training + benefits
Posted: Yesterday