The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London 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
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 246 255
Rank change year-on-year +36 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 21 15 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.24% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.25% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 47
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +12.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,750 £36,000
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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4908 6053 9822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.19% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5522 8417
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 the City of London

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 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 City of London region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 28 (62.22%) Degree
2 26 (57.78%) Java
3 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (40.00%) C#
5 17 (37.78%) Algorithms
6 16 (35.56%) Finance
7 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 14 (31.11%) SDLC
9 12 (26.67%) SQL
10 10 (22.22%) C++
11 9 (20.00%) HTML
11 9 (20.00%) Python
11 9 (20.00%) TDD
11 9 (20.00%) Banking
12 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
12 8 (17.78%) Hedge funds
12 8 (17.78%) Computer Science Degree
13 7 (15.56%) Concurrent Programming
13 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (15.56%) Ruby
13 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
13 7 (15.56%) OOP
13 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
14 6 (13.33%) OOD
14 6 (13.33%) CSS
14 6 (13.33%) .NET
14 6 (13.33%) J2EE
14 6 (13.33%) Oracle
14 6 (13.33%) JUnit

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 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.22%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.22%) OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) Redis
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
2 6 (13.33%) JUnit
2 6 (13.33%) Mockito
3 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Mocha
4 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Games
5 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) CSS
2 6 (13.33%) HTML5
2 6 (13.33%) J2EE
3 3 (6.67%) CSS3
3 3 (6.67%) Dropwizard
3 3 (6.67%) Grails
3 3 (6.67%) jQuery
3 3 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.67%) RESTful
3 3 (6.67%) YUI
4 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) JRuby
4 1 (2.22%) Memcached
4 1 (2.22%) Node.js
4 1 (2.22%) React
4 1 (2.22%) Sphinx
4 1 (2.22%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Algorithms
2 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.78%) Hedge funds
4 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
6 5 (11.11%) User Experience
7 3 (6.67%) Fintech
8 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) SDLC
3 9 (20.00%) TDD
4 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
5 7 (15.56%) Concurrent Programming
5 7 (15.56%) OOP
6 6 (13.33%) OOD
6 6 (13.33%) Open Source
6 6 (13.33%) Process Management
6 6 (13.33%) Quantitative Finance
6 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Disruptive Innovation
7 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.11%) UX Design
8 3 (6.67%) B2B
8 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.67%) Scrum
9 2 (4.44%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) Java
2 18 (40.00%) C#
3 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.67%) SQL
5 10 (22.22%) C++
6 9 (20.00%) Python
7 7 (15.56%) Ruby
8 4 (8.89%) PHP
9 3 (6.67%) Groovy
10 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.22%) Clojure
11 1 (2.22%) Jython
11 1 (2.22%) Scala
11 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (62.22%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.44%) HND
4 2 (4.44%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe
3 1 (2.22%) Google
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