Period
to 16 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 213 255
Rank change year-on-year -29 +42 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 154 206 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.05% 1.32% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.36% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 147 198 182
Midlands median annual salary £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
England median annual salary £26,500 £25,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year +3.92% - +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 14,197 15,149 18,444
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 96.85% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11,350 12,626 14,714
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -16 115 £25,000 - 15
East Midlands +1 39 £21,500 -12.24% 11
Graduate Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 113 (73.38%) C#
2 79 (51.30%) JavaScript
3 68 (44.16%) Java
4 64 (41.56%) Degree
5 56 (36.36%) HTML
6 53 (34.42%) OOP
7 50 (32.47%) MVC
8 49 (31.82%) Computer Science
9 48 (31.17%) .NET
10 46 (29.87%) CSS
11 44 (28.57%) C++
12 40 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (25.32%) ASP.NET
14 31 (20.13%) SQL Server
15 30 (19.48%) Computer Science Degree
16 28 (18.18%) PHP
17 27 (17.53%) jQuery
17 27 (17.53%) AngularJS
18 26 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
19 21 (13.64%) Web Development
20 20 (12.99%) OO
20 20 (12.99%) SaaS
20 20 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
21 19 (12.34%) MySQL
21 19 (12.34%) Python
22 17 (11.04%) Git (software)
23 16 (10.39%) Microsoft
23 16 (10.39%) SQL
24 15 (9.74%) .NET Framework
24 15 (9.74%) Software Engineering

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 8 (5.19%) Umbraco
2 4 (2.60%) Confluence
3 2 (1.30%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.65%) Apache
4 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.65%) IIS
4 1 (0.65%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.99%) SaaS
2 7 (4.55%) Sage Pay
3 2 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.30%) IaaS
3 2 (1.30%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.30%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.13%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.34%) MySQL
3 5 (3.25%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.25%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.60%) Big Data
5 3 (1.95%) GIS
6 2 (1.30%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.65%) OLTP
7 1 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (11.04%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.60%) JIRA
3 4 (2.60%) Subversion
4 3 (1.95%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.95%) Maven
5 2 (1.30%) Android Studio
5 2 (1.30%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.30%) JSUnit
5 2 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.65%) Log4Net
General
1 9 (5.84%) Marketing
2 8 (5.19%) Law
3 7 (4.55%) Finance
4 5 (3.25%) Legal
5 2 (1.30%) Automotive
5 2 (1.30%) Electronics
5 2 (1.30%) Games
5 2 (1.30%) German Language
5 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (36.36%) HTML
2 48 (31.17%) .NET
3 46 (29.87%) CSS
4 39 (25.32%) ASP.NET
5 27 (17.53%) AngularJS
5 27 (17.53%) jQuery
6 26 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (9.74%) .NET Framework
8 13 (8.44%) Entity Framework
9 9 (5.84%) Laravel
9 9 (5.84%) XML
10 8 (5.19%) Node.js
10 8 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (4.55%) J2EE
11 7 (4.55%) XHTML
12 6 (3.90%) Angular 2
12 6 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (3.90%) LAMP
12 6 (3.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.55%) User Experience
5 5 (3.25%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.60%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.30%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.30%) Animation
8 2 (1.30%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.65%) Fintech
9 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.65%) Online Games
9 1 (0.65%) Robotics
9 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.14%) Linux
2 6 (3.90%) Android
3 5 (3.25%) Windows
4 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.42%) OOP
2 50 (32.47%) MVC
3 40 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (13.64%) Web Development
5 20 (12.99%) OO
5 20 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (9.74%) Software Engineering
7 13 (8.44%) Front End Development
8 10 (6.49%) TDD
9 9 (5.84%) SDLC
10 8 (5.19%) Analytics
11 7 (4.55%) BDD
11 7 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
11 7 (4.55%) Mathematics
11 7 (4.55%) Physics
11 7 (4.55%) Scrum
12 6 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (3.25%) Data Modelling
14 4 (2.60%) Test Automation
14 4 (2.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 113 (73.38%) C#
2 79 (51.30%) JavaScript
3 68 (44.16%) Java
4 44 (28.57%) C++
5 28 (18.18%) PHP
6 19 (12.34%) Python
7 16 (10.39%) SQL
8 6 (3.90%) Perl
8 6 (3.90%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.60%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.95%) Ruby
11 2 (1.30%) Groovy
11 2 (1.30%) RPG
12 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (41.56%) Degree
2 30 (19.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.95%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) DICOM
2 1 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.30%) Ansible
1 2 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.49%) Google
3 6 (3.90%) Oracle
4 2 (1.30%) IBM
4 2 (1.30%) SAP
4 2 (1.30%) Twitter
4 2 (1.30%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.65%) Automation Anywhere