The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Graduate Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 207 208 231
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 22 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.39% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.41% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 5
Median salary £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
Graduate Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5773 5608 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.83% 95.70% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4568 4599 4333
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer across the West Midlands region.

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -13 7 £30,000 -
Staffordshire +4 5 £24,000 +6.66%
Shropshire - 3 - -
Warwickshire - 3 £27,500 -
Solihull +12 2 £22,500 -5.26%
Worcestershire +9 1 £25,000 +25.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £30,000 -
Graduate Software Developer
England

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Graduate Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

1 24 (68.57%) C#
1 24 (68.57%) .NET
2 23 (65.71%) Degree
3 22 (62.86%) Computer Science
4 20 (57.14%) Java
5 17 (48.57%) SQL
6 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (40.00%) HTML
8 13 (37.14%) CSS
8 13 (37.14%) OO
9 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
9 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
9 12 (34.29%) OOP
10 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
10 11 (31.43%) C++
11 10 (28.57%) MVC
11 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
11 10 (28.57%) HTML5
12 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
12 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
12 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (20.00%) Web Development
13 7 (20.00%) Physics
13 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (17.14%) jQuery
14 6 (17.14%) CSS3
14 6 (17.14%) Scrum
14 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) Apache
1 2 (5.71%) Confluence
1 2 (5.71%) nginx
1 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) OrientDB
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Babel
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Gradle
2 2 (5.71%) Grunt
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Vagrant
2 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) HTML
3 13 (37.14%) CSS
4 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
5 10 (28.57%) HTML5
6 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
6 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (17.14%) CSS3
8 6 (17.14%) jQuery
9 5 (14.29%) Entity Framework
9 5 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (14.29%) LESS
9 5 (14.29%) Sass
9 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (11.43%) Spring
11 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 3 (8.57%) J2EE
11 3 (8.57%) LINQ
11 3 (8.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (62.86%) Computer Science
2 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 7 (20.00%) Physics
4 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
5 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
7 2 (5.71%) CUDA
7 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) OO
2 12 (34.29%) OOP
2 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
3 10 (28.57%) MVC
4 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.00%) Web Development
6 6 (17.14%) Scrum
7 5 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (8.57%) Web Design
9 2 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (5.71%) Kanban
9 2 (5.71%) Open Source
9 2 (5.71%) Parallel Programming
9 2 (5.71%) Scrum-ban
9 2 (5.71%) SOLID
9 2 (5.71%) TDD
10 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (2.86%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) Java
3 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (34.29%) VB.NET
6 11 (31.43%) C++
7 5 (14.29%) C
8 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.71%) ES6
8 2 (5.71%) Groovy
8 2 (5.71%) Python
8 2 (5.71%) Ruby
8 2 (5.71%) Scala
8 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Cygwin
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
1 2 (5.71%) VirtualBox
1 2 (5.71%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.86%) New Relic