The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Graduate Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 229 221 216
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 7 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.055% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.056% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Median salary £24,000 £24,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £26,250 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +9.37%
Graduate Software Engineer
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
5910 5318 5115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.35% 97.08% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4454 4313
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Worcestershire +5 7 £24,000 -4.00%
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (96.15%) Degree
2 25 (96.15%) C#
3 22 (84.62%) C++
4 20 (76.92%) Java
4 20 (76.92%) Mentoring
4 20 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (73.08%) Artificial Intelligence
6 18 (69.23%) .NET
6 18 (69.23%) SQL
7 17 (65.38%) Thin Client
7 17 (65.38%) Fat Client
8 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
9 13 (50.00%) Web Development
10 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
10 12 (46.15%) HTML
11 10 (38.46%) WinForms
11 10 (38.46%) MFC
11 10 (38.46%) Windows
11 10 (38.46%) WPF
11 10 (38.46%) HTML5
12 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
13 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
14 5 (19.23%) OOP
15 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
15 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
16 2 (7.69%) High Availability
16 2 (7.69%) MVC
16 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
16 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio

Graduate Software Engineer 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) HTML
4 10 (38.46%) HTML5
4 10 (38.46%) MFC
4 10 (38.46%) WinForms
4 10 (38.46%) WPF
5 2 (7.69%) CSS
5 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (73.08%) Artificial Intelligence
3 17 (65.38%) Fat Client
3 17 (65.38%) Thin Client
4 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (76.92%) Mentoring
3 13 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (19.23%) OOP
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) C#
2 22 (84.62%) C++
3 20 (76.92%) Java
4 18 (69.23%) SQL
5 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.85%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft