The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Developer was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 June 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 / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 580 633
Rank change year-on-year -13 +53  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 22 52 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.060% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 55
Median salary £28,500 £29,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.72% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34741 38396 43056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.95% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28207 33382 36386
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Graduate Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Developer in London

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Developer in London

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Software Developer in London

Graduate Software 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 Software Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
City of London +25 5 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Graduate Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 London region featuring Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

1 17 (56.67%) Degree
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (43.33%) .NET
4 13 (43.33%) C#
4 13 (43.33%) Java
4 13 (43.33%) TDD
5 12 (40.00%) Oracle
5 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
7 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 10 (33.33%) HTML
7 10 (33.33%) MVC
7 10 (33.33%) Retail
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 9 (30.00%) Scrum
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
9 8 (26.67%) Node.js
10 7 (23.33%) DevOps
10 7 (23.33%) CSS
10 7 (23.33%) Process Management
10 7 (23.33%) Banking
11 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 6 (20.00%) QA
11 6 (20.00%) Mathematics

Graduate Software 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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (16.67%) MySQL
4 3 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 10 (33.33%) Retail
2 7 (23.33%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (26.67%) Node.js
5 7 (23.33%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) Backbone.js
6 4 (13.33%) XML
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) jQuery
8 2 (6.67%) React
8 2 (6.67%) WCF
9 1 (3.33%) JSON
9 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
3 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (16.67%) User Experience
5 3 (10.00%) BBC
5 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) TDD
2 10 (33.33%) MVC
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Scrum
4 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (23.33%) DevOps
5 7 (23.33%) Process Management
6 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (20.00%) SDLC
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 5 (16.67%) Kanban
7 5 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 5 (16.67%) UX Design
8 4 (13.33%) OO
8 4 (13.33%) OOP
9 3 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) C#
3 13 (43.33%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 3 (10.00%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.33%) Go
6 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.33%) R
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 3 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Facebook
3 3 (10.00%) Google
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