Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in London 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 480 442 458
Rank change year-on-year -38 +16 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 407 464 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.62% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.65% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 383 442 539
London median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +1.92% +4.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in London

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in London

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in London

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the London 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
Central London +17 72 £34,000 +4.62% 8
East London +8 12 £37,500 +25.00%
South London +2 10 £27,500 +22.22%
West London -1 7 £28,500 +21.28% 1
Graduate Developer
England

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

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 London region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 264 (64.86%) Degree
2 232 (57.00%) Java
3 226 (55.53%) C#
4 177 (43.49%) Computer Science
5 168 (41.28%) .NET
6 146 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
7 126 (30.96%) OOP
8 123 (30.22%) Python
9 122 (29.98%) ASP.NET
10 119 (29.24%) MVC
11 118 (28.99%) Computer Science Degree
12 112 (27.52%) TDD
12 112 (27.52%) JavaScript
13 111 (27.27%) Finance
14 110 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 98 (24.08%) C++
15 98 (24.08%) SQL Server
16 78 (19.16%) HTML
17 73 (17.94%) OO
18 69 (16.95%) CSS
19 68 (16.71%) SQL
19 68 (16.71%) Scrum
19 68 (16.71%) Banking
20 60 (14.74%) BDD
21 58 (14.25%) NUnit
22 56 (13.76%) Kanban
23 55 (13.51%) .NET Framework
23 55 (13.51%) Linux
23 55 (13.51%) AngularJS
24 54 (13.27%) Microsoft

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (0.98%) Ethereum
1 4 (0.98%) OpenEdge
2 2 (0.49%) Apache
2 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (2.21%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Actimize
1 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.25%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.72%) GitHub
3 7 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.25%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.25%) Google Play
5 1 (0.25%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.25%) npm
5 1 (0.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.23%) Skype
2 3 (0.74%) Network Security
3 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.49%) Wireless
4 1 (0.25%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (24.08%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.90%) MySQL
3 18 (4.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.21%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.47%) Big Data
6 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.23%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.98%) Blockchain
8 4 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.98%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.25%) DTS
10 1 (0.25%) Presto
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 58 (14.25%) NUnit
2 51 (12.53%) Moq
2 51 (12.53%) Rhino Mocks
3 33 (8.11%) MSTest
4 15 (3.69%) JUnit
5 14 (3.44%) Mockito
6 12 (2.95%) Git (software)
7 11 (2.70%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.21%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.72%) Grunt
9 7 (1.72%) gulp
9 7 (1.72%) PHPUnit
10 6 (1.47%) ReSharper
10 6 (1.47%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.98%) Bower
12 3 (0.74%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.74%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.74%) JIRA
12 3 (0.74%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 111 (27.27%) Finance
2 68 (16.71%) Banking
3 44 (10.81%) Investment Banking
3 44 (10.81%) Marketing
4 27 (6.63%) Games
5 13 (3.19%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.97%) Retail
7 5 (1.23%) Electronics
8 4 (0.98%) Front Office
8 4 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.49%) Advertising
9 2 (0.49%) International Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Publishing
9 2 (0.49%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (41.28%) .NET
2 122 (29.98%) ASP.NET
3 110 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 78 (19.16%) HTML
5 69 (16.95%) CSS
6 55 (13.51%) .NET Framework
6 55 (13.51%) AngularJS
7 52 (12.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 50 (12.29%) J2EE
9 41 (10.07%) WCF
10 37 (9.09%) WPF
11 36 (8.85%) WinForms
12 33 (8.11%) Castle Windsor
12 33 (8.11%) Ninject
12 33 (8.11%) Spring.NET
12 33 (8.11%) Unity DI Container
13 20 (4.91%) jQuery
14 18 (4.42%) LINQ
14 18 (4.42%) NHibernate
14 18 (4.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 177 (43.49%) Computer Science
2 39 (9.58%) Algorithms
3 33 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 33 (8.11%) Tandem
4 24 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.90%) Fintech
5 17 (4.18%) Hedge funds
6 10 (2.46%) Data Structures
6 10 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.46%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.46%) User Experience
7 5 (1.23%) BBC
7 5 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.98%) Bitcoin
8 4 (0.98%) Digital Currency
8 4 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.74%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (0.49%) Derivative
10 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 55 (13.51%) Linux
2 42 (10.32%) Windows
3 12 (2.95%) Unix
4 7 (1.72%) Android
4 7 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (30.96%) OOP
3 119 (29.24%) MVC
4 112 (27.52%) TDD
5 73 (17.94%) OO
6 68 (16.71%) Scrum
7 60 (14.74%) BDD
8 56 (13.76%) Kanban
9 51 (12.53%) Web Application Development
10 49 (12.04%) OOD
11 44 (10.81%) Software Engineering
12 38 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
13 33 (8.11%) Inversion of Control
13 33 (8.11%) OOA/OOD
13 33 (8.11%) Web Development
14 31 (7.62%) Open Source
15 30 (7.37%) Mathematics
16 24 (5.90%) Mentoring
17 23 (5.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 232 (57.00%) Java
2 226 (55.53%) C#
3 123 (30.22%) Python
4 112 (27.52%) JavaScript
5 98 (24.08%) C++
6 68 (16.71%) SQL
7 50 (12.29%) PHP
8 30 (7.37%) Ruby
9 21 (5.16%) C
10 20 (4.91%) TypeScript
11 8 (1.97%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.72%) MATLAB
12 7 (1.72%) Scala
13 5 (1.23%) Groovy
13 5 (1.23%) R
13 5 (1.23%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.74%) Julia
15 2 (0.49%) ES6
15 2 (0.49%) Go
15 2 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 264 (64.86%) Degree
2 118 (28.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (4.67%) MCSD
3 19 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (4.42%) MCAD
4 18 (4.42%) MCP
4 18 (4.42%) MCTS
5 10 (2.46%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (1.97%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.47%) PhD
8 3 (0.74%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.74%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.18%) QA
2 5 (1.23%) SEPA
3 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.74%) Opsview
1 3 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.42%) Oracle
3 10 (2.46%) Zend
4 5 (1.23%) BT
4 5 (1.23%) Google
5 4 (0.98%) McAfee
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe
6 1 (0.25%) CA
6 1 (0.25%) Cognos
6 1 (0.25%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.25%) Unisys
6 1 (0.25%) VMware