Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 20 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 113 98
Rank change year-on-year +22 -15 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 20 19 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.43% 0.91% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.98% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 54
Essex median annual salary £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.08% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £20,900 £19,000
90th Percentile £41,250 £33,500 £26,250
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £23,750
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +3.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1330 1947 2499
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.00% 92.76% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1498 1851
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,485
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Essex

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Essex

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Essex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in Essex

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 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
Chelmsford 0 15 £24,250 +1.04%
Saffron Walden -4 2 £27,500 +22.22%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £25,000 -
Colchester +12 1 £21,000 -30.00%
Graduate Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Essex region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) HTML5
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) Web Development
6 6 (30.00%) OO
7 5 (25.00%) JBoss
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
8 4 (20.00%) R
9 3 (15.00%) TDD
9 3 (15.00%) Spring
9 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
10 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
10 2 (10.00%) Subversion
10 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (10.00%) Android

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
1 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) EJB
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) JavaBeans
4 2 (10.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) OO
1 6 (30.00%) Web Development
2 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Android Development
5 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Facebook
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter