Period
to 19 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

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
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 261 247 241
Rank change year-on-year -14 -6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 98 148 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.81% 0.98% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.01% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 102 142 165
Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% +6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,000 £19,600
90th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
England median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year - +7.84% -1.92%

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 11,608 14,604 15,324
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.82% 96.88% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8,686 11,719 12,486
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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 +9 61 £27,000 -1.82% 17
East Midlands +11 37 £30,000 +39.53% 10
Graduate Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 81 (82.65%) C#
2 55 (56.12%) Computer Science
3 53 (54.08%) JavaScript
4 50 (51.02%) .NET
5 49 (50.00%) SQL
5 49 (50.00%) Degree
6 46 (46.94%) Java
7 45 (45.92%) ASP.NET
8 41 (41.84%) HTML
9 38 (38.78%) OOP
10 36 (36.73%) SQL Server
11 35 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (35.71%) C++
11 35 (35.71%) CSS
12 34 (34.69%) MVC
13 31 (31.63%) Microsoft
14 25 (25.51%) TDD
15 24 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (24.49%) AngularJS
16 22 (22.45%) Visual Studio
16 22 (22.45%) OO
17 20 (20.41%) Computer Science Degree
18 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Azure
19 18 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
20 17 (17.35%) Relational Database
20 17 (17.35%) ASP.NET Web API
21 16 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 16 (16.33%) HTML5
22 15 (15.31%) MVVM
22 15 (15.31%) SaaS

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 6 (6.12%) IIS
2 1 (1.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (15.31%) SaaS
4 6 (6.12%) Sage Pay
5 1 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) VoIP
2 1 (1.02%) Internet
2 1 (1.02%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.35%) Relational Database
3 14 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.06%) MySQL
6 2 (2.04%) Power BI
6 2 (2.04%) QlikView
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (22.45%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.06%) GitLab
3 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.06%) JIRA
4 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.02%) JUnit
General
1 6 (6.12%) Finance
2 3 (3.06%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.06%) Automotive
2 3 (3.06%) Games
2 3 (3.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (51.02%) .NET
2 45 (45.92%) ASP.NET
3 41 (41.84%) HTML
4 35 (35.71%) CSS
5 24 (24.49%) AngularJS
5 24 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (17.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (16.33%) HTML5
7 16 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (15.31%) Web Services
8 15 (15.31%) WPF
9 14 (14.29%) Ajax
10 8 (8.16%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.16%) XML
11 7 (7.14%) Spring
12 6 (6.12%) Hibernate
12 6 (6.12%) XHTML
13 3 (3.06%) J2EE
13 3 (3.06%) Qt
13 3 (3.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.08%) Fintech
2 3 (3.06%) Renewable Energy
3 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.02%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.12%) Linux
2 5 (5.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (56.12%) Computer Science
2 38 (38.78%) OOP
3 35 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (34.69%) MVC
5 25 (25.51%) TDD
6 22 (22.45%) OO
7 15 (15.31%) MVVM
8 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (14.29%) SOA
9 13 (13.27%) Mathematics
10 11 (11.22%) SDLC
10 11 (11.22%) Web Development
11 8 (8.16%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.10%) Android Development
12 5 (5.10%) BDD
13 4 (4.08%) Mentoring
13 4 (4.08%) Software Testing
13 4 (4.08%) Web Application Development
14 3 (3.06%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (3.06%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 81 (82.65%) C#
2 53 (54.08%) JavaScript
3 49 (50.00%) SQL
4 46 (46.94%) Java
5 35 (35.71%) C++
6 14 (14.29%) C
7 10 (10.20%) VB.NET
8 9 (9.18%) Python
9 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.04%) PHP
10 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.02%) Ruby
11 1 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (50.00%) Degree
2 20 (20.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.02%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.02%) Docker
Vendors
1 31 (31.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.10%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.04%) IFS
3 2 (2.04%) VMware
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle
4 1 (1.02%) Tableau