Period
to 18 August 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 August 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 336 357 439
Rank change year-on-year +21 +82 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 1 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.010% 0.093% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.097% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 5
City of London median annual salary £26,000 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.07% -7.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £27,000 £42,750 £30,500
Central London median annual salary £28,000 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year -13.85% +12.07% -5.69%

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 9678 12402 19267
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 94.97% 96.12% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8758 11323 16503
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +0.92%
10th Percentile £33,425 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree