Period
to 22 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 241 225
Rank change year-on-year +21 -16 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 184 167 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.22% 1.02% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.05% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 179 173 190
Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,050 £19,000
90th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
England median annual salary £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.00% -

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 14,578 15,926 17,113
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 96.99% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11,842 12,659 14,038
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 January 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 January 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 -6 111 £27,500 - 11
East Midlands +45 73 £22,500 -10.00% 9
Graduate Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Midlands region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 132 (71.74%) C#
2 96 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 90 (48.91%) .NET
4 77 (41.85%) Java
5 72 (39.13%) Degree
6 66 (35.87%) HTML
7 64 (34.78%) ASP.NET
8 62 (33.70%) MVC
9 56 (30.43%) CSS
10 54 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (28.80%) C++
12 48 (26.09%) Computer Science
13 44 (23.91%) Python
14 42 (22.83%) SQL Server
15 39 (21.20%) OOP
16 33 (17.93%) PHP
16 33 (17.93%) SQL
17 31 (16.85%) Linux
17 31 (16.85%) jQuery
18 28 (15.22%) Git (software)
19 27 (14.67%) Visual Studio
20 25 (13.59%) Mathematics
20 25 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC
20 25 (13.59%) AngularJS
20 25 (13.59%) Software Engineering
21 24 (13.04%) XML
22 23 (12.50%) MySQL
23 22 (11.96%) TDD
24 21 (11.41%) .NET Framework
24 21 (11.41%) Microsoft

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 10 (5.43%) Umbraco
2 6 (3.26%) Confluence
3 3 (1.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.54%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (1.63%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Magento
2 3 (1.63%) PlanetPress Connect
3 1 (0.54%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.07%) GitHub
2 9 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.35%) Sage Pay
4 4 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.54%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
5 1 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.54%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.26%) Hyperconnected
1 6 (3.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.50%) MySQL
3 9 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.80%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.72%) OLAP
6 5 (2.72%) OLTP
7 4 (2.17%) Big Data
7 4 (2.17%) SSDT
8 3 (1.63%) Spotfire
9 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.09%) Power BI
10 1 (0.54%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.54%) QlikView
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 27 (14.67%) Visual Studio
3 19 (10.33%) Subversion
4 13 (7.07%) JIRA
5 9 (4.89%) NUnit
6 6 (3.26%) Maven
6 6 (3.26%) Moq
6 6 (3.26%) MSTest
6 6 (3.26%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (3.26%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.54%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.54%) JSUnit
General
1 18 (9.78%) Marketing
2 17 (9.24%) Electronics
3 13 (7.07%) Games
3 13 (7.07%) Retail
4 5 (2.72%) Finance
5 4 (2.17%) Automotive
6 1 (0.54%) Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (48.91%) .NET
2 66 (35.87%) HTML
3 64 (34.78%) ASP.NET
4 56 (30.43%) CSS
5 31 (16.85%) jQuery
6 25 (13.59%) AngularJS
6 25 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (13.04%) XML
8 21 (11.41%) .NET Framework
9 16 (8.70%) J2EE
10 11 (5.98%) Entity Framework
10 11 (5.98%) Laravel
11 10 (5.43%) WPF
12 9 (4.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (4.35%) HTML5
13 8 (4.35%) Spring
13 8 (4.35%) XHTML
14 6 (3.26%) Hibernate
14 6 (3.26%) Spring.NET
14 6 (3.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 48 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.87%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (9.78%) Algorithms
4 11 (5.98%) User Experience
5 10 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.72%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.17%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.63%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.63%) Robotics
9 1 (0.54%) Animation
9 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.54%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.85%) Linux
2 12 (6.52%) Embedded Linux
2 12 (6.52%) Windows
3 6 (3.26%) Android
3 6 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.09%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (33.70%) MVC
2 54 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (21.20%) OOP
4 25 (13.59%) Mathematics
4 25 (13.59%) Software Engineering
5 22 (11.96%) TDD
6 21 (11.41%) Physics
7 20 (10.87%) Scrum
8 15 (8.15%) BDD
8 15 (8.15%) OO
9 14 (7.61%) Web Development
10 13 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (6.52%) Computer Vision
11 12 (6.52%) Machine Learning
12 11 (5.98%) MVVM
13 10 (5.43%) Front End Development
13 10 (5.43%) SDLC
14 8 (4.35%) Analytics
14 8 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
14 8 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 132 (71.74%) C#
2 96 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 77 (41.85%) Java
4 53 (28.80%) C++
5 44 (23.91%) Python
6 33 (17.93%) PHP
6 33 (17.93%) SQL
7 12 (6.52%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.43%) Perl
9 6 (3.26%) C
10 4 (2.17%) F#
10 4 (2.17%) R
10 4 (2.17%) XAML
11 3 (1.63%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.54%) Scala
12 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 72 (39.13%) Degree
2 18 (9.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (6.52%) PhD
4 7 (3.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.54%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) QA
1 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.26%) Ansible
1 6 (3.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (11.41%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.61%) Google
3 7 (3.80%) Oracle
4 6 (3.26%) Twitter
4 6 (3.26%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.72%) IBM
6 4 (2.17%) Apple
6 4 (2.17%) Cognos
7 3 (1.63%) Adobe
7 3 (1.63%) Greenplum
7 3 (1.63%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.63%) XMPie
8 1 (0.54%) Sencha
8 1 (0.54%) Tableau