Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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

Graduate Developer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 157 101
Rank change year-on-year +13 -56 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 13 21 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.50% 0.69% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.73% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 49
Cheshire median annual salary £27,500 £23,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,975 £21,250
90th Percentile £31,225 £27,500 £27,500
North West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2,519 2,896 2,221
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 95.74% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,941 2,228 1,913
Cheshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +14.86% -7.50%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,425 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Cheshire

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Cheshire

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Cheshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in Cheshire

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
Chester +8 3 £20,750 -3.49% 2
Warrington +4 3 £27,500 +22.22% 4
Crewe +2 2 £25,250 +12.22%
Knutsford +13 1 £32,500 +25.00%
Runcorn - 1 £22,500 -
Nantwich - 1 £27,500 -
Graduate Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, Graduate Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
4 4 (30.77%) Web Design
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) Intranet
5 3 (23.08%) Workflow
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) Nintex
5 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (15.38%) GitHub
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) GitHub
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) MariaDB
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) Django
5 1 (7.69%) Ember.js
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) Laravel
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
1 4 (30.77%) Web Design
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Delphi
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Nintex
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft