Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 23 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 95 109
Rank change year-on-year +26 +14 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 10 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.22% 1.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 2
Cardiff median annual salary £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +16.67%
10th Percentile £20,875 £18,575 £19,500
90th Percentile £27,000 £25,550 £22,500
South Wales median annual salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. 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
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 808 1357 1538
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.90% 98.40% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 720 1226 1314
Cardiff median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,025
South Wales median annual salary £39,125 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.33% +4.17% +2.86%

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

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 23 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 Cardiff region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) Games
3 7 (70.00%) WPF
4 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (60.00%) Kanban
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (60.00%) BDD
4 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (60.00%) Kibana
4 6 (60.00%) WCF
4 6 (60.00%) F#
4 6 (60.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (60.00%) RESTful
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 6 (60.00%) MSMQ
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) TDD

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 6 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (70.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) WPF
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (60.00%) MSMQ
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
2 6 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) BDD
1 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (60.00%) Kanban
1 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
1 6 (60.00%) Web Application Development
1 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) F#
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle