Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Graduate Developer
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 347 357 367
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 1561 1558 1817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.92% 0.87% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.90% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1449 1461 1691
England median annual salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK median annual salary £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +3.92% +2.00% +2.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in England

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in England

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in England

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
London -45 410 £30,000 +9.09% 26
South East +33 366 £26,500 -1.85% 18
East of England +4 233 £27,500 +10.00% 13
Midlands +46 228 £25,000 - 10
North of England -34 171 £24,000 -4.00% 23
West Midlands +20 162 £26,000 - 7
South West +53 154 £25,000 - 7
North West -45 111 £25,000 - 10
East Midlands +47 66 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Yorkshire +13 48 £22,500 -2.17% 9
North East +8 12 £19,000 - 4
Graduate Developer
UK

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 England region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 871 (55.80%) Degree
2 819 (52.47%) C#
3 798 (51.12%) Java
4 697 (44.65%) Computer Science
5 646 (41.38%) .NET
6 596 (38.18%) JavaScript
7 506 (32.42%) Agile Software Development
8 479 (30.69%) HTML
9 436 (27.93%) SQL
10 434 (27.80%) CSS
11 387 (24.79%) ASP.NET
12 384 (24.60%) SQL Server
13 369 (23.64%) MVC
14 366 (23.45%) C++
15 341 (21.84%) Python
16 317 (20.31%) Software Engineering
17 283 (18.13%) Computer Science Degree
18 280 (17.94%) TDD
19 277 (17.75%) OOP
20 261 (16.72%) OO
21 253 (16.21%) Mathematics
22 246 (15.76%) ASP.NET MVC
23 243 (15.57%) AngularJS
24 240 (15.37%) Linux
25 231 (14.80%) Web Development
26 227 (14.54%) Microsoft
27 187 (11.98%) PHP
28 183 (11.72%) Finance
29 159 (10.19%) MySQL
30 155 (9.93%) jQuery

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 65 (4.16%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (1.28%) CMS
3 13 (0.83%) IIS
4 12 (0.77%) Apache Spark
5 10 (0.64%) Apache
5 10 (0.64%) Confluence
5 10 (0.64%) JBoss
6 8 (0.51%) Drupal
6 8 (0.51%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.45%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.32%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.26%) Ethereum
9 4 (0.26%) OpenEdge
9 4 (0.26%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.26%) WordPress
10 3 (0.19%) Moodle
10 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.13%) K2 blackpearl
11 2 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.064%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.58%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.32%) XMetaL
5 4 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.19%) InDesign
7 1 (0.064%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.38%) Magento
2 3 (0.19%) PlanetPress Connect
3 2 (0.13%) Actimize
3 2 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.064%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 1 (0.064%) BASE24
4 1 (0.064%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.064%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.064%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 113 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (2.24%) GitHub
4 23 (1.47%) SaaS
5 18 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.51%) IaaS
7 7 (0.45%) Bluemix
7 7 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
7 7 (0.45%) PaaS
8 6 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (0.26%) Sage Pay
10 2 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.13%) npm
11 1 (0.064%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.064%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.064%) Google Drive
11 1 (0.064%) Google Play
11 1 (0.064%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.064%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.47%) Internet
2 9 (0.58%) Hyperconnected
3 7 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.38%) SMS
5 5 (0.32%) Skype
6 3 (0.19%) HTTP
6 3 (0.19%) Network Security
7 2 (0.13%) Wireless
8 1 (0.064%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (24.60%) SQL Server
2 159 (10.19%) MySQL
3 95 (6.09%) Relational Database
4 93 (5.96%) MongoDB
5 63 (4.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 54 (3.46%) NoSQL
7 39 (2.50%) Big Data
8 37 (2.37%) RDBMS
9 34 (2.18%) Oracle Database
10 29 (1.86%) Redis
11 20 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
14 13 (0.83%) Hadoop
14 13 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (0.64%) RavenDB
17 9 (0.58%) GIS
18 8 (0.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 108 (6.92%) Git (software)
2 78 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 76 (4.87%) NUnit
4 63 (4.04%) TeamCity
5 61 (3.91%) Moq
6 58 (3.72%) Rhino Mocks
7 42 (2.69%) MSTest
8 34 (2.18%) JIRA
9 26 (1.67%) Subversion
10 24 (1.54%) Mercurial
11 23 (1.47%) Eclipse
12 21 (1.35%) JUnit
13 19 (1.22%) Maven
14 17 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (1.02%) Mockito
16 10 (0.64%) Grunt
17 9 (0.58%) Jenkins
17 9 (0.58%) Mocha
18 8 (0.51%) gulp
19 7 (0.45%) PHPUnit
General
1 183 (11.72%) Finance
2 121 (7.75%) Games
3 102 (6.53%) Marketing
4 71 (4.55%) Banking
5 48 (3.07%) Retail
6 44 (2.82%) Investment Banking
7 43 (2.75%) Electronics
8 22 (1.41%) Telecoms
9 15 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.70%) Advertising
12 9 (0.58%) Automotive
13 8 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.45%) Publishing
15 6 (0.38%) Music Industry
16 4 (0.26%) Front Office
17 3 (0.19%) Back Office
17 3 (0.19%) Law
17 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.13%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 646 (41.38%) .NET
2 479 (30.69%) HTML
3 434 (27.80%) CSS
4 387 (24.79%) ASP.NET
5 246 (15.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 243 (15.57%) AngularJS
7 155 (9.93%) jQuery
8 154 (9.87%) .NET Framework
9 138 (8.84%) J2EE
10 129 (8.26%) HTML5
11 117 (7.50%) WCF
12 112 (7.17%) WPF
13 96 (6.15%) Spring
13 96 (6.15%) XML
14 93 (5.96%) Node.js
15 87 (5.57%) RESTful
16 84 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web API
17 83 (5.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 82 (5.25%) CSS3
19 67 (4.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 697 (44.65%) Computer Science
2 107 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (5.57%) Algorithms
4 53 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
5 49 (3.14%) Client/Server
6 46 (2.95%) Mobile App
6 46 (2.95%) User Experience
7 38 (2.43%) Fintech
8 37 (2.37%) Data Structures
9 32 (2.05%) Tandem
10 17 (1.09%) Hedge funds
11 16 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (0.83%) Xbox
13 12 (0.77%) 3D Printing
14 7 (0.45%) e-Learning
14 7 (0.45%) Mainframe
15 6 (0.38%) BBC
15 6 (0.38%) iPad
16 5 (0.32%) Animation
16 5 (0.32%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 240 (15.37%) Linux
2 153 (9.80%) Windows
3 77 (4.93%) Android
4 47 (3.01%) Apple iOS
5 34 (2.18%) Unix
6 23 (1.47%) Debian
7 19 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
8 9 (0.58%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.45%) VxWorks
10 5 (0.32%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.32%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.13%) CentOS
13 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (32.42%) Agile Software Development
2 369 (23.64%) MVC
3 317 (20.31%) Software Engineering
4 280 (17.94%) TDD
5 277 (17.75%) OOP
6 261 (16.72%) OO
7 253 (16.21%) Mathematics
8 231 (14.80%) Web Development
9 150 (9.61%) BDD
10 141 (9.03%) Scrum
11 123 (7.88%) Web Application Development
12 122 (7.82%) Kanban
13 115 (7.37%) SDLC
14 113 (7.24%) Physics
15 91 (5.83%) Dependency Injection
16 79 (5.06%) Multithreading
16 79 (5.06%) Unit Testing
17 76 (4.87%) Continuous Integration
18 63 (4.04%) Machine Learning
19 62 (3.97%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 819 (52.47%) C#
2 798 (51.12%) Java
3 596 (38.18%) JavaScript
4 436 (27.93%) SQL
5 366 (23.45%) C++
6 341 (21.84%) Python
7 187 (11.98%) PHP
8 100 (6.41%) Ruby
9 97 (6.21%) C
10 74 (4.74%) VB.NET
11 60 (3.84%) F#
12 42 (2.69%) TypeScript
13 31 (1.99%) T-SQL
14 21 (1.35%) Go
15 20 (1.28%) Perl
16 17 (1.09%) MATLAB
16 17 (1.09%) Objective-C
17 16 (1.02%) R
18 13 (0.83%) Scala
18 13 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 871 (55.80%) Degree
2 283 (18.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (4.04%) Numerate Degree
4 52 (3.33%) PhD
5 29 (1.86%) Security Cleared
6 28 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (1.22%) MCSD
8 18 (1.15%) MCP
9 17 (1.09%) Master's Degree
9 17 (1.09%) MCAD
9 17 (1.09%) MCTS
10 15 (0.96%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.51%) SC Cleared
12 7 (0.45%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.19%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.19%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
15 1 (0.064%) HND
15 1 (0.064%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.54%) QA
2 10 (0.64%) SLA
3 5 (0.32%) SEPA
4 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (1.09%) Docker
2 7 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.064%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 50 (3.20%) Kibana
2 13 (0.83%) Ansible
3 9 (0.58%) Puppet
4 7 (0.45%) Consul
4 7 (0.45%) Graphite
5 3 (0.19%) Opsview
6 2 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 227 (14.54%) Microsoft
2 118 (7.56%) Oracle
3 85 (5.45%) Google
4 22 (1.41%) Zend
5 21 (1.35%) IBM
6 13 (0.83%) Twitter
7 8 (0.51%) VMware
7 8 (0.51%) Xamarin
8 7 (0.45%) Adobe
8 7 (0.45%) Cognos
8 7 (0.45%) SAP
9 5 (0.32%) Apple
9 5 (0.32%) BT
10 4 (0.26%) Kofax
10 4 (0.26%) McAfee
10 4 (0.26%) Sophos
11 3 (0.19%) Greenplum
11 3 (0.19%) Sun
11 3 (0.19%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.19%) XMPie