Period
to 25 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 236 266
Rank change year-on-year -12 +30 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 142 157 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.95% 1.01% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.04% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 135 159 159
Midlands median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
England median annual salary £27,500 £25,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year +7.84% -0.97% +3.00%

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 14,443 15,079 17,508
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 97.16% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11,606 12,330 14,145
Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
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 25 April 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 25 April 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 87 £27,500 +7.84% 19
East Midlands +27 55 £21,500 -14.00% 8
Graduate Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 98 (69.01%) C#
2 86 (60.56%) JavaScript
3 65 (45.77%) MVC
4 55 (38.73%) Java
5 54 (38.03%) .NET
6 53 (37.32%) HTML
7 47 (33.10%) OOP
8 45 (31.69%) CSS
9 43 (30.28%) ASP.NET
9 43 (30.28%) Degree
10 36 (25.35%) Computer Science
11 35 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (24.65%) PHP
11 35 (24.65%) jQuery
12 32 (22.54%) C++
13 31 (21.83%) SQL Server
14 28 (19.72%) MySQL
15 27 (19.01%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (16.90%) .NET Framework
16 24 (16.90%) AngularJS
17 21 (14.79%) Python
18 20 (14.08%) Google
19 19 (13.38%) Git (software)
19 19 (13.38%) Greenfield Project
20 18 (12.68%) Computer Science Degree
20 18 (12.68%) Front End Development
21 16 (11.27%) Laravel
21 16 (11.27%) Entity Framework
21 16 (11.27%) Linux
22 15 (10.56%) TDD

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 15 (10.56%) Umbraco
2 7 (4.93%) Confluence
3 1 (0.70%) Apache
3 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.70%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.45%) SaaS
1 12 (8.45%) Sage Pay
2 3 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.41%) Bluemix
3 2 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.41%) IaaS
3 2 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.82%) Hyperconnected
1 4 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.83%) SQL Server
2 28 (19.72%) MySQL
3 8 (5.63%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.41%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.41%) GIS
6 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.70%) Big Data
7 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.70%) OLTP
7 1 (0.70%) Power BI
7 1 (0.70%) QlikView
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (13.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.63%) JIRA
2 8 (5.63%) Subversion
3 6 (4.23%) Maven
4 5 (3.52%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.82%) Moq
5 4 (2.82%) MSTest
5 4 (2.82%) NUnit
5 4 (2.82%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.41%) JSUnit
General
1 9 (6.34%) Marketing
2 6 (4.23%) Automotive
2 6 (4.23%) Retail
3 4 (2.82%) Electronics
3 4 (2.82%) Finance
4 2 (1.41%) Banking
4 2 (1.41%) Games
4 2 (1.41%) German Language
4 2 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
5 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (38.03%) .NET
2 53 (37.32%) HTML
3 45 (31.69%) CSS
4 43 (30.28%) ASP.NET
5 35 (24.65%) jQuery
6 27 (19.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (16.90%) .NET Framework
7 24 (16.90%) AngularJS
8 16 (11.27%) Entity Framework
8 16 (11.27%) Laravel
9 12 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (8.45%) XHTML
10 10 (7.04%) J2EE
11 8 (5.63%) Node.js
11 8 (5.63%) Spring
12 7 (4.93%) XML
13 6 (4.23%) Angular 2
13 6 (4.23%) Hibernate
14 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET Core
14 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.35%) Computer Science
2 19 (13.38%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (8.45%) User Experience
4 4 (2.82%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.82%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.82%) Robotics
5 3 (2.11%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.11%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.41%) Animation
6 2 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) Fintech
7 1 (0.70%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.27%) Linux
2 11 (7.75%) Windows
3 4 (2.82%) Android
3 4 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.41%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.70%) Unix
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (45.77%) MVC
2 47 (33.10%) OOP
3 35 (24.65%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (12.68%) Front End Development
5 15 (10.56%) TDD
6 14 (9.86%) OO
7 13 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (9.15%) SDLC
7 13 (9.15%) Web Development
8 12 (8.45%) Customer Engagement
9 10 (7.04%) BDD
9 10 (7.04%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.93%) Analytics
10 7 (4.93%) Scrum
11 6 (4.23%) Mathematics
11 6 (4.23%) Physics
11 6 (4.23%) Workflow
12 5 (3.52%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (2.82%) Performance Management
13 4 (2.82%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 98 (69.01%) C#
2 86 (60.56%) JavaScript
3 55 (38.73%) Java
4 35 (24.65%) PHP
5 32 (22.54%) C++
6 21 (14.79%) Python
7 14 (9.86%) SQL
8 6 (4.23%) Perl
8 6 (4.23%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.11%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.41%) Ruby
11 1 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (30.28%) Degree
2 18 (12.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.41%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) DICOM
2 1 (0.70%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (3.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) Ansible
1 5 (3.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (14.08%) Google
2 10 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.93%) Oracle
4 6 (4.23%) Twitter
5 4 (2.82%) Apple
5 4 (2.82%) Automation Anywhere
6 2 (1.41%) IBM
7 1 (0.70%) Adobe
7 1 (0.70%) Sencha
7 1 (0.70%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.70%) XMPie