Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate Developer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 64 128
Rank change year-on-year -14 +64 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 118 95 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.77% 4.19% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 4.30% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88 95 30
Cambridge median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,250 £18,750
90th Percentile £38,425 £33,550 £37,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -5.17% +26.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3048 2210 2742
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 97.40% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2322 1842 2381
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Graduate Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Cambridge

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Cambridge

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in Cambridge

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Graduate 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 Cambridge region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 106 (89.83%) Degree
2 90 (76.27%) Java
3 75 (63.56%) Software Engineering
4 72 (61.02%) Linux
5 69 (58.47%) C++
6 62 (52.54%) Python
7 59 (50.00%) Computer Science
8 48 (40.68%) Mathematics
9 47 (39.83%) C#
10 39 (33.05%) Physics
11 34 (28.81%) C
12 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
12 32 (27.12%) OO
12 32 (27.12%) TDD
13 29 (24.58%) OOP
14 26 (22.03%) Web Development
14 26 (22.03%) Windows
14 26 (22.03%) MySQL
15 23 (19.49%) CSS
15 23 (19.49%) HTML
15 23 (19.49%) Validation
15 23 (19.49%) Debian
15 23 (19.49%) Spring
15 23 (19.49%) Logistics
15 23 (19.49%) Android
15 23 (19.49%) Release Management
15 23 (19.49%) jQuery
15 23 (19.49%) Mercurial
15 23 (19.49%) HTML5
15 23 (19.49%) CSS3

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (4.24%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) Internet
2 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.03%) MySQL
2 23 (19.49%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.78%) GIS
4 5 (4.24%) Big Data
4 5 (4.24%) HBase
4 5 (4.24%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (19.49%) Mercurial
2 5 (4.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.24%) Maven
3 1 (0.85%) JUnit
3 1 (0.85%) Mockito
General
1 10 (8.47%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (7.63%) Marketing
3 5 (4.24%) Electronics
4 4 (3.39%) Games
5 2 (1.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.49%) CSS
1 23 (19.49%) CSS3
1 23 (19.49%) HTML
1 23 (19.49%) HTML5
1 23 (19.49%) jQuery
1 23 (19.49%) Spring
2 22 (18.64%) .NET
3 12 (10.17%) Apache Axis
4 10 (8.47%) ASP.NET
5 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (7.63%) J2EE
6 5 (4.24%) JSON
7 4 (3.39%) Velocity
8 3 (2.54%) Node.js
8 3 (2.54%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (2.54%) Web Services
9 1 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.25%) Algorithms
3 12 (10.17%) 3D Printing
4 5 (4.24%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.24%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.39%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (3.39%) Animation
6 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.85%) Fintech
7 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 72 (61.02%) Linux
2 26 (22.03%) Windows
3 23 (19.49%) Android
3 23 (19.49%) Debian
4 3 (2.54%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (63.56%) Software Engineering
2 48 (40.68%) Mathematics
3 39 (33.05%) Physics
4 32 (27.12%) OO
4 32 (27.12%) TDD
5 29 (24.58%) OOP
6 26 (22.03%) Web Development
7 23 (19.49%) Android Development
7 23 (19.49%) Logistics
7 23 (19.49%) Release Management
7 23 (19.49%) Validation
8 17 (14.41%) Machine Learning
8 17 (14.41%) Open Source
9 14 (11.86%) SDLC
10 12 (10.17%) 3D Modelling
10 12 (10.17%) CAD
10 12 (10.17%) CAE
10 12 (10.17%) Collaborative Working
10 12 (10.17%) Content Writing
11 10 (8.47%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 90 (76.27%) Java
2 69 (58.47%) C++
3 62 (52.54%) Python
4 47 (39.83%) C#
5 34 (28.81%) C
6 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.93%) PHP
8 5 (4.24%) SQL
9 4 (3.39%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.39%) Ruby
10 3 (2.54%) Embedded C
10 3 (2.54%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.85%) Perl
11 1 (0.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 106 (89.83%) Degree
2 23 (19.49%) Numerate Degree
3 18 (15.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (13.56%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (2.54%) Intel
1 3 (2.54%) NVIDIA