The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire 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 Software Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 138 107
Rank change year-on-year +45 -31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 34 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.95% 0.092% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 0.095% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 32
Median salary £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +13.20% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1663 2111 2043
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.41% 97.46% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1657 1682
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridge - 34 £30,000 - 9
Graduate Software Engineer
East of England

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 43 (87.76%) Computer Science
3 41 (83.67%) Mathematics
4 40 (81.63%) C++
5 33 (67.35%) Java
6 30 (61.22%) Degree
7 29 (59.18%) Physics
8 28 (57.14%) Python
9 19 (38.78%) C#
10 18 (36.73%) C
11 16 (32.65%) OO
12 15 (30.61%) OOP
13 12 (24.49%) Embedded Systems
13 12 (24.49%) MATLAB
13 12 (24.49%) Perl
14 11 (22.45%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (22.45%) Wireless
14 11 (22.45%) Firmware
14 11 (22.45%) Bluetooth
14 11 (22.45%) POSIX
14 11 (22.45%) Embedded Software Development
14 11 (22.45%) Computer Architecture
15 10 (20.41%) PhD
16 8 (16.33%) QA
17 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
18 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
18 4 (8.16%) Linux
19 3 (6.12%) .NET
19 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
19 3 (6.12%) HTML

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Bluetooth
1 11 (22.45%) Wi-Fi
1 11 (22.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) Moq
1 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
1 1 (2.04%) NUnit
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.12%) Automotive
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) POSIX
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.12%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Axis
4 1 (2.04%) Ajax
4 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) CSS3
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) JSON
4 1 (2.04%) Qt
4 1 (2.04%) REST
4 1 (2.04%) Theano
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.04%) WCF
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (87.76%) Computer Science
2 12 (24.49%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.08%) 3D Printing
5 1 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (83.67%) Mathematics
3 29 (59.18%) Physics
4 16 (32.65%) OO
5 15 (30.61%) OOP
6 11 (22.45%) Computer Architecture
6 11 (22.45%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
8 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.12%) CAD
10 2 (4.08%) 3D Modelling
10 2 (4.08%) CAE
10 2 (4.08%) Content Writing
11 1 (2.04%) Bayesian Methods
11 1 (2.04%) Bug Management
11 1 (2.04%) Computer Vision
11 1 (2.04%) Deep Learning
11 1 (2.04%) Game Theory
11 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (2.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) C++
2 33 (67.35%) Java
3 28 (57.14%) Python
4 19 (38.78%) C#
5 18 (36.73%) C
6 12 (24.49%) MATLAB
6 12 (24.49%) Perl
7 2 (4.08%) SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Fortran
8 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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