The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Developer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate Software Developer
England / East of England
Rank 223 251 244
Rank change year-on-year +28 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 24 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.25% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 29
Median salary £25,500 £28,750 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.30% +22.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £19,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,300 £25,400
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,750
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5797 7083 7273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.09% 96.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4624 5713 5850
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,550
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Developer in the East of England

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Developer in the East of England

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +20 14 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Essex +17 5 £24,000 +33.33%
Suffolk +25 4 £25,500 +24.39% 1
Hertfordshire +18 1 £25,000 -19.35% 1
Graduate Software Developer
England

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 of England region featuring Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

1 50 (80.65%) Java
2 43 (69.35%) Computer Science
3 39 (62.90%) C++
4 34 (54.84%) Degree
5 31 (50.00%) C#
6 30 (48.39%) Mathematics
7 28 (45.16%) C
8 24 (38.71%) .NET
8 24 (38.71%) Python
9 23 (37.10%) Physics
10 22 (35.48%) Algorithms
10 22 (35.48%) Linux
11 21 (33.87%) PhD
12 20 (32.26%) Software Engineering
13 17 (27.42%) Windows
14 11 (17.74%) Multithreading
15 9 (14.52%) Automotive
16 8 (12.90%) Finance
17 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
17 6 (9.68%) CSS
17 6 (9.68%) HTML
18 5 (8.06%) OO
18 5 (8.06%) Software Architecture
18 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
18 5 (8.06%) Machine Learning
18 5 (8.06%) Algorithmic Trading
18 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
19 4 (6.45%) Android
19 4 (6.45%) Scrum
19 4 (6.45%) Assembly Language

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) Moq
2 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.61%) NUnit
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (14.52%) Automotive
2 8 (12.90%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) CSS
2 6 (9.68%) HTML
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (4.84%) CSS3
3 3 (4.84%) HTML5
3 3 (4.84%) jQuery
4 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.61%) Ajax
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Axis
5 1 (1.61%) JSON
5 1 (1.61%) REST
5 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.61%) WCF
5 1 (1.61%) Web Services
5 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (69.35%) Computer Science
2 22 (35.48%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) 3D Printing
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Linux
2 17 (27.42%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) Android
4 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Mathematics
2 23 (37.10%) Physics
3 20 (32.26%) Software Engineering
4 11 (17.74%) Multithreading
5 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.06%) Algorithmic Trading
6 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.06%) Machine Learning
6 5 (8.06%) OO
6 5 (8.06%) Software Architecture
7 4 (6.45%) Scrum
8 3 (4.84%) OOP
8 3 (4.84%) TDD
8 3 (4.84%) Web Development
9 2 (3.23%) CAD
9 2 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.23%) MVC
9 2 (3.23%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.61%) CAE
10 1 (1.61%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 50 (80.65%) Java
2 39 (62.90%) C++
3 31 (50.00%) C#
4 28 (45.16%) C
5 24 (38.71%) Python
6 4 (6.45%) Assembly Language
6 4 (6.45%) Delphi
6 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.45%) Pascal
7 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.23%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
9 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (54.84%) Degree
2 21 (33.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) Apple
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
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