The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Graduate Developer
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 66 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.02% 0.88% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Median salary £20,000 £20,375 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.84% -  
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 Cardiff. 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
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 480 671 734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.36% 98.10% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 413 586 597
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Cardiff

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cardiff region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (50.00%) Android
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (40.00%) Java
6 4 (40.00%) Python
6 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (40.00%) Xamarin
6 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (40.00%) Android Development
6 4 (40.00%) iOS Development
6 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (30.00%) C++
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) PHP
8 2 (20.00%) Linux
8 2 (20.00%) OOP
8 2 (20.00%) OO
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (10.00%) J2EE
6 1 (10.00%) Java EE
6 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (10.00%) Spring
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Android Development
1 4 (40.00%) iOS Development
1 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) API Development
4 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Xamarin