The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 90 93
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 29 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.32% 1.57% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 1.61% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 19
Median salary £33,500 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.66% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1193 1429 1430
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.44% 97.28% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1119 1181
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Graduate Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 30 March 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 60 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 57 (76.00%) Java
3 51 (68.00%) Degree
4 39 (52.00%) C#
5 32 (42.67%) C++
5 32 (42.67%) .NET
5 32 (42.67%) Mathematics
6 24 (32.00%) C
6 24 (32.00%) Linux
6 24 (32.00%) Physics
7 23 (30.67%) RESTful
7 23 (30.67%) Algorithms
7 23 (30.67%) OO
7 23 (30.67%) Python
8 22 (29.33%) Web Services
8 22 (29.33%) Spring
9 21 (28.00%) Maven
9 21 (28.00%) PhD
9 21 (28.00%) Gradle
9 21 (28.00%) NoSQL
10 18 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (24.00%) Big Data
10 18 (24.00%) Internet of Things
10 18 (24.00%) Internet
11 17 (22.67%) Windows
12 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
13 12 (16.00%) HTML
14 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
15 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
15 10 (13.33%) Android

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 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.00%) NoSQL
2 18 (24.00%) Big Data
3 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Gradle
1 21 (28.00%) Maven
2 2 (2.67%) NUnit
2 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.33%) Moq
3 1 (1.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.67%) Automotive
2 6 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.67%) .NET
2 23 (30.67%) RESTful
3 22 (29.33%) Spring
3 22 (29.33%) Web Services
4 12 (16.00%) HTML
5 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (6.67%) CSS
7 4 (5.33%) HTML5
7 4 (5.33%) jQuery
8 2 (2.67%) Apache Axis
8 2 (2.67%) CSS3
9 1 (1.33%) Ajax
9 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.33%) JSON
9 1 (1.33%) REST
9 1 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.33%) WCF
9 1 (1.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 60 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 23 (30.67%) Algorithms
3 18 (24.00%) Internet of Things
4 5 (6.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.67%) 3D Printing
6 1 (1.33%) Fintech
6 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.00%) Linux
2 17 (22.67%) Windows
3 10 (13.33%) Android
4 9 (12.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) Mathematics
2 24 (32.00%) Physics
3 23 (30.67%) OO
4 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
5 10 (13.33%) Multithreading
5 10 (13.33%) Web Development
6 6 (8.00%) Machine Learning
7 5 (6.67%) Algorithmic Trading
7 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.67%) Software Architecture
8 3 (4.00%) Android Development
8 3 (4.00%) CAD
9 2 (2.67%) 3D Modelling
9 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.67%) CAE
9 2 (2.67%) Content Writing
9 2 (2.67%) iOS Development
9 2 (2.67%) MVC
9 2 (2.67%) Release Management
9 2 (2.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (76.00%) Java
2 39 (52.00%) C#
3 32 (42.67%) C++
4 24 (32.00%) C
5 23 (30.67%) Python
6 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (68.00%) Degree
2 21 (28.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Facebook
2 2 (2.67%) Twitter
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