Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Developer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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

Graduate Software Developer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 255 251
Rank change year-on-year +33 -4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 20 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.047% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.048% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 8
East Midlands median annual salary £29,000 £24,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £18,500 £20,400 £19,925
90th Percentile £31,000 £27,600 £31,250
England median annual salary £26,500 £25,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year +3.92% +6.25% +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5100 6223 7098
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 97.54% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4259 4958 5708
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

Graduate Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Developer in the East Midlands

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Developer in the East Midlands

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Northamptonshire +36 16 £29,000 +45.00%
Lincolnshire - 3 £19,000 -
Nottinghamshire +7 1 £19,500 -22.00%
Graduate Software Developer
England

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Graduate Software 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 East Midlands region featuring Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Degree
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) Mathematics
3 16 (80.00%) Physics
3 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
3 16 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (80.00%) Subversion
3 16 (80.00%) Electronics
3 16 (80.00%) Games
3 16 (80.00%) Scrum
3 16 (80.00%) C++
3 16 (80.00%) Java
3 16 (80.00%) Visual Studio
3 16 (80.00%) Linux
3 16 (80.00%) Python
3 16 (80.00%) PhD
3 16 (80.00%) Machine Learning
3 16 (80.00%) GitHub
3 16 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 16 (80.00%) Computer Vision
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) Apache
6 1 (5.00%) Perl

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (5.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 16 (80.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 16 (80.00%) Subversion
1 16 (80.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (80.00%) Electronics
1 16 (80.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Algorithms
1 16 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Mathematics
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Computer Vision
2 16 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 16 (80.00%) Physics
2 16 (80.00%) Scrum
2 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) C++
2 16 (80.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) Degree
2 16 (80.00%) PhD