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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Developer
Rank 419 435 394
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 715 648 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.62% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.64% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 641 597 646
Average salary £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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 +23 694 £26,000 +4.00% 110
London +106 259 £30,000 - 32
South East +24 203 £26,500 +6.00% 35
East of England -14 65 £24,000 +4.34% 5
South West +2 47 £26,000 +15.55% 8
North West -3 44 £24,750 -1.00% 13
Surrey -4 41 £26,500 +6.00% 4
Berkshire +25 40 £22,500 -23.72% 6
West Midlands -13 39 £24,000 +20.00% 6
Bristol +23 34 £26,000 +7.21% 6
West Sussex +13 33 £26,500 - 7
East Sussex +21 30 £25,000 - 3
Crawley +24 29 £26,500 - 3
Brighton +20 29 £25,000 - 3
City of London +45 28 £30,000 -4.76% 6
Cheshire +22 26 £25,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +7 26 £27,500 +19.56% 2
East Midlands -10 23 £24,000 -4.00% 9
Suffolk +9 22 £20,500 -8.88%
Hampshire -5 22 £24,000 -4.00% 3
Ipswich +4 20 £20,500 -8.88%
Manchester +19 17 £24,500 +11.36% 6
Hertfordshire +4 17 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Milton Keynes -2 17 £21,500 -6.52% 2
Kent +19 15 £30,000 +33.33% 5
Yorkshire -37 14 £22,000 - 1
Bracknell - 14 - -
Reading +10 13 £25,000 -15.96% 3
Nottinghamshire +2 13 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Cambridge -16 13 £29,500 +31.11%

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 820 (53.01%) C#
1 820 (53.01%) Degree
2 733 (47.38%) Computer Science
3 707 (45.70%) .NET
4 683 (44.15%) Java
5 575 (37.17%) JavaScript
6 573 (37.04%) SQL
7 524 (33.87%) HTML
8 490 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
9 483 (31.22%) ASP.NET
10 447 (28.89%) CSS
11 420 (27.15%) MVC
12 408 (26.37%) SQL Server
13 326 (21.07%) Software Engineering
14 311 (20.10%) C++
15 309 (19.97%) Finance
16 276 (17.84%) TDD
17 264 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
18 224 (14.48%) Windows
19 222 (14.35%) jQuery
20 221 (14.29%) .NET Framework
20 221 (14.29%) Microsoft
21 218 (14.09%) OO
22 203 (13.12%) Web Application Development
23 199 (12.86%) PHP
24 183 (11.83%) OOP
25 179 (11.57%) Scrum
26 173 (11.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 166 (10.73%) WCF
28 165 (10.67%) XML

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 64 (4.14%) Node.js
2 29 (1.87%) Apache
3 28 (1.81%) IIS
4 26 (1.68%) SharePoint
5 18 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 10 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (0.52%) CMS
7 8 (0.52%) JBoss
8 7 (0.45%) nginx
9 6 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.19%) Facebook Platform
11 3 (0.19%) Jetty
11 3 (0.19%) SAS
12 2 (0.13%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.13%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.13%) Drupal
12 2 (0.13%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 76 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 32 (2.07%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.52%) MS Office
4 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.065%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.52%) Magento
2 6 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.065%) Bond Adapt
6 1 (0.065%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.87%) SaaS
2 13 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.58%) GitHub
6 4 (0.26%) Bluemix
6 4 (0.26%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.065%) Firebase
7 1 (0.065%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.065%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.62%) Internet
2 32 (2.07%) Intranet
2 32 (2.07%) TCP/IP
3 23 (1.49%) HTTP
4 13 (0.84%) Network Security
5 4 (0.26%) Firewall
6 3 (0.19%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.13%) SMTP
7 2 (0.13%) SSL
8 1 (0.065%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 408 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 122 (7.89%) MySQL
3 86 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 69 (4.46%) NoSQL
5 47 (3.04%) Oracle Database
6 44 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 39 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 36 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 30 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
11 27 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (1.03%) GIS
13 15 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
15 8 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (0.39%) RDBMS
17 5 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (0.32%) Big Data
17 5 (0.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 142 (9.18%) NUnit
2 125 (8.08%) Moq
3 120 (7.76%) Rhino Mocks
4 105 (6.79%) Git (software)
5 85 (5.49%) MSTest
6 82 (5.30%) Visual Studio
7 57 (3.68%) Eclipse
8 40 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 39 (2.52%) Selenium
10 29 (1.87%) JIRA
11 28 (1.81%) Subversion
12 26 (1.68%) JUnit
13 17 (1.10%) TeamCity
14 12 (0.78%) FitNesse
14 12 (0.78%) Maven
15 10 (0.65%) Jenkins
16 9 (0.58%) jMock
16 9 (0.58%) JSUnit
16 9 (0.58%) SilkTest
16 9 (0.58%) The Grinder
General
1 309 (19.97%) Finance
2 95 (6.14%) Games
3 85 (5.49%) Banking
4 63 (4.07%) Marketing
5 46 (2.97%) Front Office
6 44 (2.84%) Investment Banking
7 28 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.42%) Local Government
9 19 (1.23%) Retail
10 18 (1.16%) Back Office
11 15 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.90%) Electronics
13 12 (0.78%) Automotive
13 12 (0.78%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.58%) Publishing
15 8 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.45%) Law
17 4 (0.26%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.13%) Legal
19 1 (0.065%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 707 (45.70%) .NET
2 524 (33.87%) HTML
3 483 (31.22%) ASP.NET
4 447 (28.89%) CSS
5 264 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 222 (14.35%) jQuery
7 221 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 173 (11.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 166 (10.73%) WCF
10 165 (10.67%) XML
11 150 (9.70%) HTML5
12 132 (8.53%) WPF
13 131 (8.47%) AngularJS
14 119 (7.69%) WinForms
15 98 (6.33%) Spring
16 93 (6.01%) J2EE
17 92 (5.95%) Web Services
18 82 (5.30%) Ninject
19 81 (5.24%) Castle Windsor
19 81 (5.24%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 733 (47.38%) Computer Science
2 138 (8.92%) Mathematics
3 103 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
5 63 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
6 56 (3.62%) Mobile App
6 56 (3.62%) User Experience
7 40 (2.59%) Algorithms
8 38 (2.46%) Hedge funds
9 37 (2.39%) Physics
10 34 (2.20%) Client/Server
11 32 (2.07%) Equities
11 32 (2.07%) Tandem
12 30 (1.94%) Data Structures
13 16 (1.03%) Statistics
14 13 (0.84%) W3C
15 12 (0.78%) Social Media
16 11 (0.71%) Driving Licence
17 10 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 10 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 224 (14.48%) Windows
2 139 (8.99%) Linux
3 90 (5.82%) Apple iOS
4 80 (5.17%) Android
5 63 (4.07%) Unix
6 13 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
7 11 (0.71%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.52%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.45%) Debian
9 7 (0.45%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.26%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.19%) CentOS
13 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.065%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.065%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.065%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
2 420 (27.15%) MVC
3 326 (21.07%) Software Engineering
4 276 (17.84%) TDD
5 218 (14.09%) OO
6 203 (13.12%) Web Application Development
7 183 (11.83%) OOP
8 179 (11.57%) Scrum
9 143 (9.24%) BDD
10 141 (9.11%) Web Development
11 130 (8.40%) Kanban
12 113 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
13 106 (6.85%) SDLC
14 82 (5.30%) Dependency Injection
15 70 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
16 67 (4.33%) E-Commerce
17 58 (3.75%) MVVM
18 55 (3.56%) OOD
18 55 (3.56%) Open Source
19 53 (3.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 820 (53.01%) C#
2 683 (44.15%) Java
3 575 (37.17%) JavaScript
4 573 (37.04%) SQL
5 311 (20.10%) C++
6 199 (12.86%) PHP
7 158 (10.21%) Python
8 117 (7.56%) VB.NET
9 85 (5.49%) VB
10 81 (5.24%) C
10 81 (5.24%) T-SQL
11 75 (4.85%) Ruby
12 69 (4.46%) PL/SQL
13 39 (2.52%) Objective-C
14 25 (1.62%) VBA
15 24 (1.55%) Scala
16 19 (1.23%) Perl
17 18 (1.16%) XPath
18 15 (0.97%) Bash Shell
19 14 (0.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 820 (53.01%) Degree
2 42 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 36 (2.33%) MCSD
5 27 (1.75%) MCAD
5 27 (1.75%) MCP
5 27 (1.75%) MCTS
6 26 (1.68%) PhD
7 19 (1.23%) CFA
8 12 (0.78%) HND
9 10 (0.65%) HNC
10 9 (0.58%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.26%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.13%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.13%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.065%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.065%) ISEB
13 1 (0.065%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.75%) QA
2 19 (1.23%) AIFMD
3 11 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.58%) MiFID
5 6 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.13%) SDET
7 1 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (1.36%) Firmware
2 9 (0.58%) Docker
3 2 (0.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.13%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 221 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 126 (8.14%) Oracle
3 29 (1.87%) Google
4 23 (1.49%) Facebook
4 23 (1.49%) Xamarin
5 19 (1.23%) Northgate
5 19 (1.23%) Sybase
6 13 (0.84%) SAP
7 10 (0.65%) Sencha
8 9 (0.58%) Perforce
9 7 (0.45%) Adobe
9 7 (0.45%) Zend
10 6 (0.39%) Bloomberg
10 6 (0.39%) DevExpress
10 6 (0.39%) Reuters
11 4 (0.26%) IBM
11 4 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.19%) Apple
12 3 (0.19%) Sophos
12 3 (0.19%) Sun
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum Plus Great Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Shepton Mallet, Somerset
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Excellent Train
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Vita Exclusive Recruitment/Amelco
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & discounted gym
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
First Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday