Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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

Graduate Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 220 223
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 73 68 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.03% 0.87% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.89% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 73 60 59
Manchester median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £27,500 £27,500
North West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 6,871 7,616 7,258
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 97.24% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5,721 6,314 6,256
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,232 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Manchester

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Manchester

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in Manchester

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
Stockport +19 3 £22,500 +4.65%
Graduate Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, Graduate Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 47 (64.38%) Java
2 43 (58.90%) C#
3 32 (43.84%) Degree
3 32 (43.84%) User Experience
4 29 (39.73%) .NET
5 28 (38.36%) Finance
6 24 (32.88%) C++
6 24 (32.88%) Python
7 22 (30.14%) Web Development
8 21 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
9 20 (27.40%) Computer Science
10 19 (26.03%) HTML
10 19 (26.03%) CSS
11 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (21.92%) Mathematics
12 16 (21.92%) Physics
12 16 (21.92%) TDD
12 16 (21.92%) MVC
12 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
12 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
12 16 (21.92%) BDD
12 16 (21.92%) Node.js
12 16 (21.92%) SDLC
13 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2016
13 15 (20.55%) Entity Framework
13 15 (20.55%) Web Application Development
13 15 (20.55%) RESTful
13 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET MVC

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
4 13 (17.81%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (38.36%) Finance
2 15 (20.55%) Games
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) International Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (39.73%) .NET
2 19 (26.03%) CSS
2 19 (26.03%) HTML
3 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
3 16 (21.92%) Node.js
4 15 (20.55%) .NET Framework
4 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (20.55%) Entity Framework
4 15 (20.55%) RESTful
4 15 (20.55%) WCF
5 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 13 (17.81%) Code First Entity Framework
6 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.11%) jQuery
8 2 (2.74%) JavaFX
8 2 (2.74%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.74%) Web Services
8 2 (2.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (43.84%) User Experience
2 14 (19.18%) Algorithms
2 14 (19.18%) Data Structures
2 14 (19.18%) Derivative
2 14 (19.18%) Fintech
3 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (15.07%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.74%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) Web Development
2 21 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.40%) Computer Science
4 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (21.92%) BDD
5 16 (21.92%) Mathematics
5 16 (21.92%) MVC
5 16 (21.92%) Physics
5 16 (21.92%) SDLC
5 16 (21.92%) TDD
6 15 (20.55%) Web Application Development
7 14 (19.18%) OO
7 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
8 13 (17.81%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (4.11%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.74%) Applied Mathematics
10 2 (2.74%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (2.74%) Kanban
10 2 (2.74%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.74%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (64.38%) Java
2 43 (58.90%) C#
3 24 (32.88%) C++
3 24 (32.88%) Python
4 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.55%) Ruby
6 14 (19.18%) R
7 11 (15.07%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.85%) Kotlin
9 3 (4.11%) PHP
9 3 (4.11%) SQL
10 2 (2.74%) F#
10 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (43.84%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (2.74%) Google
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft