Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Engineer was £26,750 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Graduate Software Engineer
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 786 833 883
Rank change year-on-year +47 +50 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 49 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.067% 0.056% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.058% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 29
London median annual salary £26,750 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.69% +12.07% +16.00%
10th Percentile £22,525 £24,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £50,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.82% +10.00% -

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 69254 78893 85693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.94% 96.04% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55741 68417 72292
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Engineer in London

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Engineer in London

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer in London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Software Engineer in London

Graduate Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
City of London +36 1 £26,000 -20.00%
Croydon - 1 £27,500 -
Graduate Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (71.43%) Degree
3 28 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 26 (53.06%) Computer Science
5 24 (48.98%) Java
6 23 (46.94%) SQL
7 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (34.69%) HTML
9 16 (32.65%) C#
9 16 (32.65%) MVC
10 15 (30.61%) .NET
10 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
10 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
10 15 (30.61%) AngularJS
11 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (28.57%) OO
11 14 (28.57%) TDD
11 14 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
12 13 (26.53%) TypeScript
13 11 (22.45%) Python
13 11 (22.45%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (20.41%) DevOps
14 10 (20.41%) CSS
14 10 (20.41%) C++
15 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
15 9 (18.37%) Tomcat
15 9 (18.37%) Oracle
15 9 (18.37%) OOP
15 9 (18.37%) MongoDB

Graduate Software Engineer 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 9 (18.37%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.16%) PaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) AMQP
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) MySQL
4 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (16.33%) Music Industry
1 8 (16.33%) Publishing
2 5 (10.20%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) HTML
2 15 (30.61%) .NET
2 15 (30.61%) AngularJS
2 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
3 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (20.41%) CSS
6 9 (18.37%) jQuery
6 9 (18.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (18.37%) WCF
7 7 (14.29%) J2EE
7 7 (14.29%) JDBC
7 7 (14.29%) Swing
8 5 (10.20%) Web Services
9 2 (4.08%) Django
9 2 (4.08%) Ember.js
9 2 (4.08%) LAMP
9 2 (4.08%) Play Framework
9 2 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (4.08%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (53.06%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.65%) MVC
4 14 (28.57%) OO
4 14 (28.57%) TDD
5 10 (20.41%) DevOps
6 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.37%) Mathematics
6 9 (18.37%) OOP
7 8 (16.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
7 8 (16.33%) Monetization
7 8 (16.33%) Open Source
8 4 (8.16%) Microservices
9 2 (4.08%) Network Management
9 2 (4.08%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.08%) Scrum
9 2 (4.08%) SDLC
9 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 24 (48.98%) Java
3 23 (46.94%) SQL
4 16 (32.65%) C#
5 13 (26.53%) TypeScript
6 11 (22.45%) Python
7 10 (20.41%) C++
8 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
9 7 (14.29%) Go
9 7 (14.29%) Scala
10 6 (12.24%) C
11 3 (6.12%) Ruby
12 2 (4.08%) Bourne shell
12 2 (4.08%) Elixir
12 2 (4.08%) Embedded C
12 2 (4.08%) Perl
12 2 (4.08%) PHP
13 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
13 1 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 35 (71.43%) Degree
2 14 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.29%) PayPal
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