Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 298 304
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 50 56 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.48% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.50% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 112
City of London median annual salary £33,750 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +14.04% -5.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £34,250 £42,375
Central London median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% +14.04% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9643 11276 16563
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 96.38% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8738 10274 14384
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,675 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% -

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in the City of London

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in the City of London

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in the City of London

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 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 City of London region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 32 (64.00%) Degree
2 31 (62.00%) Computer Science
3 22 (44.00%) Java
4 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (38.00%) C#
6 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 14 (28.00%) Finance
9 12 (24.00%) SQL
9 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
10 11 (22.00%) .NET
11 10 (20.00%) Python
11 10 (20.00%) Mathematics
11 10 (20.00%) Algorithms
11 10 (20.00%) SDLC
12 9 (18.00%) Banking
12 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
13 7 (14.00%) TDD
13 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
13 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
13 7 (14.00%) J2EE
13 7 (14.00%) C++
13 7 (14.00%) Open Source
13 7 (14.00%) Concurrent Programming
14 6 (12.00%) TypeScript
14 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (12.00%) TeamCity
14 6 (12.00%) Multithreading
14 6 (12.00%) Oracle

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (2.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Actimize
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Dropbox
1 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.00%) Google Drive
1 1 (2.00%) MailChimp
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.00%) NUnit
2 6 (12.00%) ReSharper
2 6 (12.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (10.00%) JUnit
3 5 (10.00%) Mockito
4 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.00%) MSI
5 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
4 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) International Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Law
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
2 11 (22.00%) .NET
3 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.00%) J2EE
4 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (8.00%) jQuery
6 3 (6.00%) Grails
6 3 (6.00%) Spring
6 3 (6.00%) Spring Boot
7 2 (4.00%) CSS
7 2 (4.00%) HTML
8 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.00%) COM
8 1 (2.00%) JPA
8 1 (2.00%) REST
8 1 (2.00%) Web Services
8 1 (2.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (62.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Hedge funds
4 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.00%) User Experience
5 2 (4.00%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.00%) Equities
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
1 2 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (20.00%) SDLC
3 7 (14.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 7 (14.00%) Open Source
3 7 (14.00%) TDD
4 6 (12.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (12.00%) MVC
5 5 (10.00%) OOD
5 5 (10.00%) OOP
5 5 (10.00%) Quantitative Finance
5 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.00%) Scrum
5 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.00%) Process Management
6 4 (8.00%) Statistics
6 4 (8.00%) UX Design
7 3 (6.00%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Java
2 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (38.00%) C#
4 12 (24.00%) SQL
5 10 (20.00%) Python
6 7 (14.00%) C++
7 6 (12.00%) Ruby
7 6 (12.00%) TypeScript
8 4 (8.00%) Groovy
9 3 (6.00%) MATLAB
9 3 (6.00%) R
10 2 (4.00%) C
10 2 (4.00%) Julia
10 2 (4.00%) PHP
10 2 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (64.00%) Degree
2 15 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.00%) PhD
5 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.00%) MCSD
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
1 2 (4.00%) SEPA
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe