Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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

Graduate Developer
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 194 253
Rank change year-on-year -46 +59 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 136 240 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.01% 1.61% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.66% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 134 234 183
Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10th Percentile £19,225 £19,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
England median annual salary £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 12,971 14,450 17,714
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 96.69% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10,211 12,023 13,979
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in the Midlands

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in the Midlands

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in the Midlands

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
West Midlands -34 102 £25,000 - 15
East Midlands -37 34 £22,500 -10.00% 11
Graduate Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Midlands region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 103 (75.74%) C#
2 65 (47.79%) Degree
3 61 (44.85%) JavaScript
4 57 (41.91%) Java
5 53 (38.97%) HTML
5 53 (38.97%) .NET
6 45 (33.09%) C++
6 45 (33.09%) OOP
7 44 (32.35%) CSS
8 43 (31.62%) Computer Science
9 35 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (25.00%) MVC
10 34 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 32 (23.53%) SQL Server
12 27 (19.85%) SQL
12 27 (19.85%) Computer Science Degree
13 24 (17.65%) PHP
13 24 (17.65%) Microsoft
14 22 (16.18%) jQuery
15 20 (14.71%) AngularJS
16 18 (13.24%) Git (software)
16 18 (13.24%) Software Engineering
17 17 (12.50%) Python
18 16 (11.76%) OO
18 16 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
19 15 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
19 15 (11.03%) Web Development
20 14 (10.29%) Mathematics
20 14 (10.29%) XML
21 13 (9.56%) Visual Studio

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (2.21%) IIS
1 3 (2.21%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.56%) SaaS
2 6 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.68%) Serverless
4 2 (1.47%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.82%) MySQL
3 5 (3.68%) Big Data
4 3 (2.21%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.47%) Redis
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.74%) GIS
6 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (13.24%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.56%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.21%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.47%) Android Studio
4 2 (1.47%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.47%) Log4Net
4 2 (1.47%) Mocha
4 2 (1.47%) Selenium
4 2 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 8 (5.88%) Finance
2 7 (5.15%) Law
3 6 (4.41%) Marketing
4 4 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.47%) Electronics
5 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (38.97%) .NET
1 53 (38.97%) HTML
2 44 (32.35%) CSS
3 34 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 22 (16.18%) jQuery
5 20 (14.71%) AngularJS
6 16 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (10.29%) XML
8 12 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (8.82%) Web Services
9 8 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 8 (5.88%) HTML5
9 8 (5.88%) LAMP
10 7 (5.15%) .NET Core
10 7 (5.15%) Node.js
10 7 (5.15%) WCF
11 6 (4.41%) Ajax
11 6 (4.41%) CSS3
12 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (3.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (31.62%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.68%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.68%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.47%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.47%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.47%) BBC
5 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.47%) Social Media
5 2 (1.47%) User Experience
6 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.15%) Windows
2 5 (3.68%) Android
3 4 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.09%) OOP
2 35 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.00%) MVC
4 18 (13.24%) Software Engineering
5 16 (11.76%) OO
6 15 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (11.03%) Web Development
7 14 (10.29%) Mathematics
8 11 (8.09%) Scrum
8 11 (8.09%) TDD
9 6 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.41%) Front End Development
9 6 (4.41%) Physics
9 6 (4.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (4.41%) SDLC
9 6 (4.41%) Test Automation
9 6 (4.41%) Workflow
10 5 (3.68%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.68%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.68%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (75.74%) C#
2 61 (44.85%) JavaScript
3 57 (41.91%) Java
4 45 (33.09%) C++
5 27 (19.85%) SQL
6 24 (17.65%) PHP
7 17 (12.50%) Python
8 8 (5.88%) VB.NET
9 7 (5.15%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.94%) Perl
10 4 (2.94%) Ruby
11 2 (1.47%) Groovy
11 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.47%) RPG
11 2 (1.47%) XAML
12 1 (0.74%) ABAP
12 1 (0.74%) C
12 1 (0.74%) Java 8
12 1 (0.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 65 (47.79%) Degree
2 27 (19.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.47%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.74%) HND
5 1 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) GDPR
1 2 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.68%) Google
3 3 (2.21%) SAP
4 2 (1.47%) Apple
4 2 (1.47%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.47%) Facebook
4 2 (1.47%) IFS
4 2 (1.47%) Oracle
4 2 (1.47%) Sony
4 2 (1.47%) Twitter
4 2 (1.47%) VMware
4 2 (1.47%) Yahoo!
5 1 (0.74%) Xamarin