The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Graduate Software Engineer
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 259 324
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 0 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.18% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.19% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 4
Median salary - £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +13.20% -  

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 5067 6815 10209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.68% 95.76% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4619 6131 8678
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
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 Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Engineer in the City of London

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Engineer in the City of London

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Graduate Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) JSUnit
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Fintech
1 2 (100.00%) Travis CI

Graduate Software Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JSUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Travis CI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Pension contribution, discretionary
Posted: 16 hours ago