Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 207 241
Rank change year-on-year -43 +34 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 111 213 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.88% 1.38% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.43% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 123 210 194
Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,600
England median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +1.92% +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 12,151 14,903 16,967
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 96.87% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9,357 12,258 13,448
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -54 66 £27,500 - 21
East Midlands -1 45 £30,000 +33.33% 12
Graduate Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 85 (76.58%) C#
2 63 (56.76%) Degree
2 63 (56.76%) Computer Science
3 54 (48.65%) Java
4 49 (44.14%) .NET
5 46 (41.44%) JavaScript
5 46 (41.44%) HTML
6 42 (37.84%) SQL
7 41 (36.94%) C++
8 36 (32.43%) CSS
9 33 (29.73%) OOP
10 32 (28.83%) ASP.NET
11 28 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (23.42%) Computer Science Degree
13 24 (21.62%) SQL Server
14 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
15 22 (19.82%) MVC
16 19 (17.12%) Software Engineering
17 16 (14.41%) Mathematics
17 16 (14.41%) AngularJS
18 15 (13.51%) SDLC
18 15 (13.51%) Python
19 14 (12.61%) Visual Studio
19 14 (12.61%) PHP
19 14 (12.61%) TDD
20 13 (11.71%) XML
21 12 (10.81%) Finance
21 12 (10.81%) jQuery
22 11 (9.91%) Git (software)
22 11 (9.91%) Spring

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 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (0.90%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.50%) SaaS
2 5 (4.50%) Serverless
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.90%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.21%) MySQL
3 3 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.80%) Big Data
4 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.90%) QlikView
5 1 (0.90%) Redis
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.91%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.80%) Android Studio
3 2 (1.80%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.80%) Log4Net
3 2 (1.80%) Mocha
3 2 (1.80%) Selenium
4 1 (0.90%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.90%) GitLab
4 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.90%) JIRA
4 1 (0.90%) JUnit
4 1 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (2.70%) Law
2 3 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.90%) Automotive
3 1 (0.90%) Electronics
3 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (44.14%) .NET
2 46 (41.44%) HTML
3 36 (32.43%) CSS
4 32 (28.83%) ASP.NET
5 16 (14.41%) AngularJS
6 13 (11.71%) XML
7 12 (10.81%) jQuery
8 11 (9.91%) .NET Framework
8 11 (9.91%) Hibernate
8 11 (9.91%) Spring
9 8 (7.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (7.21%) Web Services
10 7 (6.31%) .NET Core
10 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (6.31%) WCF
11 6 (5.41%) Ajax
11 6 (5.41%) HTML5
11 6 (5.41%) Node.js
12 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (4.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Driving Licence
2 4 (3.60%) Fintech
2 4 (3.60%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.80%) BBC
3 2 (1.80%) Social Media
4 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.90%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.41%) Windows
2 5 (4.50%) Android
3 3 (2.70%) Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (56.76%) Computer Science
2 33 (29.73%) OOP
3 28 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (19.82%) MVC
5 19 (17.12%) Software Engineering
6 16 (14.41%) Mathematics
7 15 (13.51%) SDLC
8 14 (12.61%) TDD
9 10 (9.01%) Scrum
9 10 (9.01%) Web Development
10 9 (8.11%) OO
11 8 (7.21%) Software Testing
12 7 (6.31%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.41%) Project Management
14 5 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (4.50%) Data Analysis
14 5 (4.50%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (4.50%) Process Management
14 5 (4.50%) Workflow
15 4 (3.60%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 85 (76.58%) C#
2 54 (48.65%) Java
3 46 (41.44%) JavaScript
4 42 (37.84%) SQL
5 41 (36.94%) C++
6 15 (13.51%) Python
7 14 (12.61%) PHP
8 9 (8.11%) VB.NET
9 8 (7.21%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.60%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.70%) Ruby
12 2 (1.80%) Perl
12 2 (1.80%) XAML
13 1 (0.90%) ABAP
13 1 (0.90%) C
13 1 (0.90%) Java 8
13 1 (0.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 63 (56.76%) Degree
2 26 (23.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.90%) HND
5 1 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) GDPR
2 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.90%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.60%) IFS
2 4 (3.60%) VMware
3 2 (1.80%) Apple
3 2 (1.80%) DevExpress
3 2 (1.80%) Facebook
3 2 (1.80%) Google
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle
3 2 (1.80%) SAP
3 2 (1.80%) Sony
3 2 (1.80%) Yahoo!
4 1 (0.90%) Xamarin