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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Developer
Rank 457 420 344
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -76
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 537 630 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.60% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.63% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 492 549 756
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £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 27 February 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 February 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 -48 512 £25,000 +4.16% 92
London +26 129 £30,000 +9.09% 23
South East -37 107 £25,000 +4.16% 14
East of England +6 75 £22,500 -10.00% 15
North West -7 49 £22,500 +12.50% 13
Yorkshire -27 43 £20,500 -4.65% 3
City of London +15 36 £31,500 +1.61% 5
South West -52 35 £22,500 - 8
East Midlands +10 34 £25,000 +11.11% 8
West Midlands -18 34 £20,000 +5.26% 6
Surrey -13 30 £25,000 +4.16% 3
Cambridgeshire -15 27 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Hampshire -2 26 £24,000 +2.12% 3
Nottingham +1 24 £25,250 +1.00% 4
Nottinghamshire -4 24 £25,250 +1.00% 4
Cambridge -23 22 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Essex +10 21 £24,000 - 4
Cheshire +4 17 £25,000 - 3
Oxfordshire -4 17 £24,000 +6.66% 4
Manchester -17 17 £20,500 +2.50% 9
East Sussex -7 15 £25,000 +5.26% 1
Brighton -9 15 £25,000 +5.26%
Guildford +15 14 £25,000 - 1
Warrington +8 14 £25,000 - 3
West Yorkshire -40 14 £22,000 -4.34% 1
Hertfordshire -10 13 £25,000 - 3
Scotland +12 12 £25,000 +28.20%
Somerset +5 11 £22,500 +4.65%
Chelmsford +5 10 £22,000 - 3
Lancashire +5 9 £21,500 +13.15% 1

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 708 (55.75%) C#
2 694 (54.65%) Degree
3 648 (51.02%) .NET
4 514 (40.47%) HTML
5 475 (37.40%) Computer Science
6 468 (36.85%) SQL
7 460 (36.22%) JavaScript
8 413 (32.52%) CSS
9 410 (32.28%) ASP.NET
10 390 (30.71%) Java
11 332 (26.14%) SQL Server
12 307 (24.17%) MVC
13 274 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
14 260 (20.47%) Finance
15 233 (18.35%) Software Engineering
16 223 (17.56%) OO
17 204 (16.06%) Microsoft
18 201 (15.83%) PHP
19 175 (13.78%) Windows
20 171 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
21 168 (13.23%) VB.NET
22 166 (13.07%) .NET Framework
23 165 (12.99%) jQuery
23 165 (12.99%) Scrum
24 149 (11.73%) C++
25 146 (11.50%) TDD
26 144 (11.34%) MySQL
27 139 (10.94%) WCF
28 134 (10.55%) Web Application Development
29 133 (10.47%) WPF

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (2.99%) Apache
2 26 (2.05%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.05%) Node.js
3 22 (1.73%) IIS
4 18 (1.42%) Drupal
5 16 (1.26%) JBoss
5 16 (1.26%) Tomcat
6 10 (0.79%) Apache Solr
7 8 (0.63%) Umbraco
7 8 (0.63%) WordPress
8 5 (0.39%) CMS
8 5 (0.39%) MQSeries
8 5 (0.39%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.24%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.24%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.16%) SAS
10 2 (0.16%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.16%) Kentico
10 2 (0.16%) Lync
Applications
1 102 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.60%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.94%) MS Office
4 9 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.24%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (0.39%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.16%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.16%) Magento
3 2 (0.16%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.079%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.079%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.079%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.079%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.079%) Summit
4 1 (0.079%) HFM
4 1 (0.079%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.13%) SaaS
2 14 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.63%) Force.com
6 6 (0.47%) PaaS
7 5 (0.39%) GitHub
8 3 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.079%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 72 (5.67%) Internet
2 8 (0.63%) Intranet
3 7 (0.55%) Wireless
4 3 (0.24%) HTTP
5 1 (0.079%) Broadband
5 1 (0.079%) FTP
5 1 (0.079%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.079%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.079%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (26.14%) SQL Server
2 144 (11.34%) MySQL
3 49 (3.86%) Relational Database
4 43 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (1.97%) RDBMS
5 25 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (1.26%) MS Access
10 14 (1.10%) Oracle Database
11 13 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (0.87%) NoSQL
13 10 (0.79%) QlikView
14 8 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (0.47%) MongoDB
16 4 (0.31%) DB2
17 3 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 106 (8.35%) NUnit
2 95 (7.48%) Rhino Mocks
3 94 (7.40%) Moq
3 94 (7.40%) MSTest
4 80 (6.30%) Visual Studio
5 38 (2.99%) Git (software)
6 33 (2.60%) Subversion
7 19 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (1.26%) Eclipse
9 14 (1.10%) JUnit
9 14 (1.10%) Maven
10 8 (0.63%) JIRA
11 7 (0.55%) Bugzilla
11 7 (0.55%) PEAR
11 7 (0.55%) PHPUnit
11 7 (0.55%) Trac
12 6 (0.47%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.39%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.39%) Mocha
13 5 (0.39%) Xcode
General
1 260 (20.47%) Finance
2 69 (5.43%) Banking
3 45 (3.54%) Investment Banking
4 36 (2.83%) Retail
5 32 (2.52%) Games
6 25 (1.97%) Marketing
7 20 (1.57%) Advertising
8 13 (1.02%) Front Office
9 12 (0.94%) Electronics
9 12 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.87%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.63%) Legal
11 8 (0.63%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.55%) Billing
12 7 (0.55%) Publishing
12 7 (0.55%) Automotive
13 6 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.31%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.24%) French Language
15 3 (0.24%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 648 (51.02%) .NET
2 514 (40.47%) HTML
3 413 (32.52%) CSS
4 410 (32.28%) ASP.NET
5 171 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 166 (13.07%) .NET Framework
7 165 (12.99%) jQuery
8 139 (10.94%) WCF
9 133 (10.47%) WPF
10 130 (10.24%) WinForms
11 121 (9.53%) XML
12 98 (7.72%) HTML5
13 95 (7.48%) Ninject
14 94 (7.40%) Castle Windsor
14 94 (7.40%) Unity DI Container
14 94 (7.40%) Spring.NET
15 91 (7.17%) Ajax
16 90 (7.09%) Web Services
17 53 (4.17%) CSS3
18 47 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 475 (37.40%) Computer Science
2 98 (7.72%) Mathematics
3 96 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 94 (7.40%) Inversion of Control
5 55 (4.33%) Physics
6 43 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 40 (3.15%) Mobile App
8 34 (2.68%) Client/Server
9 32 (2.52%) Open Source
10 31 (2.44%) User Experience
11 27 (2.13%) Tandem
12 17 (1.34%) Hedge funds
13 14 (1.10%) Algorithms
14 12 (0.94%) iPhone
15 9 (0.71%) Visualisation
15 9 (0.71%) Fixed Income
15 9 (0.71%) E-Learning
15 9 (0.71%) Social Media
15 9 (0.71%) iPad
16 8 (0.63%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 175 (13.78%) Windows
2 110 (8.66%) Linux
3 40 (3.15%) UNIX
4 39 (3.07%) Android
5 26 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.24%) HPUX
8 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.079%) CentOS
9 1 (0.079%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.079%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.079%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.079%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (24.17%) MVC
2 274 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (18.35%) Software Engineering
4 223 (17.56%) OO
5 165 (12.99%) Scrum
6 146 (11.50%) TDD
7 134 (10.55%) Web Application Development
8 105 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
9 99 (7.80%) Kanban
9 99 (7.80%) Dependency Injection
10 94 (7.40%) Web Development
11 88 (6.93%) OOP
12 80 (6.30%) E-Commerce
13 75 (5.91%) MVVM
14 52 (4.09%) OOD
15 51 (4.02%) OOA/OOD
16 48 (3.78%) Mentoring
17 40 (3.15%) Time Management
18 32 (2.52%) CRM
19 31 (2.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 708 (55.75%) C#
2 468 (36.85%) SQL
3 460 (36.22%) JavaScript
4 390 (30.71%) Java
5 201 (15.83%) PHP
6 168 (13.23%) VB.NET
7 149 (11.73%) C++
8 79 (6.22%) VB
9 71 (5.59%) Python
10 69 (5.43%) T-SQL
11 50 (3.94%) C
12 42 (3.31%) Perl
13 28 (2.20%) VBA
14 22 (1.73%) Objective-C
15 20 (1.57%) PHP5
16 15 (1.18%) PL/SQL
17 11 (0.87%) ActionScript
17 11 (0.87%) Ruby
18 8 (0.63%) VC++
19 7 (0.55%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 694 (54.65%) Degree
2 18 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.10%) PhD
4 11 (0.87%) VCP4
5 7 (0.55%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.47%) HND
7 5 (0.39%) HNC
8 2 (0.16%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.079%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.079%) MOS
9 1 (0.079%) MCSD
9 1 (0.079%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.079%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.26%) QA
2 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.079%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.079%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.079%) vSphere
1 1 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.16%) Control-M
1 2 (0.16%) WMI
2 1 (0.079%) Puppet
Vendors
1 204 (16.06%) Microsoft
2 81 (6.38%) Oracle
3 21 (1.65%) Adobe
4 16 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.02%) Google
6 8 (0.63%) Facebook
7 7 (0.55%) IBM
8 6 (0.47%) hybris
8 6 (0.47%) TIBCO
8 6 (0.47%) Sony
8 6 (0.47%) SAP
9 4 (0.31%) Cisco
9 4 (0.31%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.31%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (0.31%) HP
10 3 (0.24%) Apple
10 3 (0.24%) Sybase
10 3 (0.24%) Cognos
10 3 (0.24%) Kofax
11 2 (0.16%) Sitecore
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits BUPA, Pension, 25-30 days holiday
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £17k - 22k per year + Training and Development
Posted: 2 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ competetive
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cowes, Isle of Wight
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago