Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 135 178
Rank change year-on-year +32 +43 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 114 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.68% 1.12% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 1.15% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 88 34 11
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £26,600 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £37,000 £45,000 £32,500
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +8.70% -16.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4119 3394 3909
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.19% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3164 2823 3380
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Graduate Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +30 114 £30,000 - 7
Graduate Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 96 (84.21%) Computer Science
3 91 (79.82%) C++
4 88 (77.19%) Mathematics
5 78 (68.42%) Java
6 77 (67.54%) Python
6 77 (67.54%) Degree
7 65 (57.02%) Physics
8 60 (52.63%) C
9 50 (43.86%) Linux
9 50 (43.86%) Algorithms
10 42 (36.84%) C#
11 41 (35.96%) Windows
12 28 (24.56%) OO
12 28 (24.56%) Computer Vision
13 27 (23.68%) MATLAB
13 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (23.68%) Multithreading
14 23 (20.18%) Augmented Reality
15 18 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
16 16 (14.04%) SDLC
16 16 (14.04%) OOD
17 15 (13.16%) Data Structures
17 15 (13.16%) Performance Optimisation
17 15 (13.16%) Software Architecture
17 15 (13.16%) Numerate Degree
18 12 (10.53%) Apache Axis
18 12 (10.53%) Project Management
18 12 (10.53%) CAD
18 12 (10.53%) CAE

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) GIS
2 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 10 (8.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (5.26%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.53%) Apache Axis
2 5 (4.39%) TensorFlow
2 5 (4.39%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 96 (84.21%) Computer Science
2 50 (43.86%) Algorithms
3 23 (20.18%) Augmented Reality
4 15 (13.16%) Data Structures
5 12 (10.53%) 3D Printing
6 5 (4.39%) CUDA
6 5 (4.39%) GPGPU
6 5 (4.39%) Robotics
7 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.88%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (43.86%) Linux
2 41 (35.96%) Windows
3 3 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 88 (77.19%) Mathematics
3 65 (57.02%) Physics
4 28 (24.56%) Computer Vision
4 28 (24.56%) OO
5 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (23.68%) Multithreading
6 16 (14.04%) OOD
6 16 (14.04%) SDLC
7 15 (13.16%) Performance Optimisation
7 15 (13.16%) Software Architecture
8 12 (10.53%) 3D Modelling
8 12 (10.53%) CAD
8 12 (10.53%) CAE
8 12 (10.53%) Content Writing
8 12 (10.53%) Performance Engineering
8 12 (10.53%) Project Management
9 10 (8.77%) Open Source
9 10 (8.77%) Prototyping
10 8 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 91 (79.82%) C++
2 78 (68.42%) Java
3 77 (67.54%) Python
4 60 (52.63%) C
5 42 (36.84%) C#
6 27 (23.68%) MATLAB
7 5 (4.39%) Assembly Language
8 4 (3.51%) Embedded C
8 4 (3.51%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.88%) Perl
9 1 (0.88%) SQL
9 1 (0.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 77 (67.54%) Degree
2 18 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (13.16%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (3.51%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (4.39%) Dell
1 5 (4.39%) HP