Period
to 18 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £24,250 in advertised job vacancies in the North of England during the 6 months to 18 June 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate Developer
England > North of England
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 327 293 354
Rank change year-on-year -34 +61 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 44 50 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.32% 0.46% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.47% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 109
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,400
25th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £21,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £24,250 £26,500 £25,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.49% +6.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £30,175 £45,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England. 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
North of England
Permanent vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 12,863 10,566 18,400
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.68% 96.16% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10,063 8,730 14,456
10th Percentile £27,933 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,000 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.06% +9.30% +1.18%
75th Percentile £60,250 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings that featured Graduate Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in the North of England

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Graduate Developer in the North of England.

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in the North of England

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Graduate Developer in the North of England over the 6 months to 18 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in the North of England

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the North of England region over the 6 months to 18 June 2021. 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
North West -28 20 £27,500 - 11
Yorkshire -44 19 £24,000 - 5
North East - 5 £24,500 - 2
Graduate Developer
England

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2021, 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 North of England region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 20 (45.45%) Degree
2 16 (36.36%) C#
3 14 (31.82%) Java
4 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
5 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 12 (27.27%) .NET
5 12 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (20.45%) SQL
6 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.91%) Python
8 6 (13.64%) Social Skills
9 5 (11.36%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (11.36%) Spring
9 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.36%) HTML
9 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
9 5 (11.36%) Vue.js
9 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (9.09%) Go
10 4 (9.09%) React
10 4 (9.09%) GitHub
10 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.09%) Front End Development
10 4 (9.09%) MySQL
10 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
10 4 (9.09%) CSS
11 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
11 3 (6.82%) Scrum
11 3 (6.82%) MVC

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 2 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.27%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MySQL
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 6 (13.64%) Social Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (11.36%) HTML
2 5 (11.36%) Spring
2 5 (11.36%) Vue.js
3 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 4 (9.09%) CSS
3 4 (9.09%) React
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.82%) Web Services
5 2 (4.55%) jQuery
5 2 (4.55%) JSON
5 2 (4.55%) Laravel
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.27%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.27%) Marionette.js
6 1 (2.27%) Node.js
6 1 (2.27%) REST
6 1 (2.27%) RESTful
6 1 (2.27%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Unix
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Computer Science
2 12 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.09%) Front End Development
6 3 (6.82%) Fintech
6 3 (6.82%) MVC
6 3 (6.82%) OO
6 3 (6.82%) Scrum
6 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.55%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (4.55%) Analytics
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps
7 2 (4.55%) ERP
7 2 (4.55%) IT Strategy
7 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.55%) OOP
7 2 (4.55%) Pair Programming
7 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) C#
2 14 (31.82%) Java
3 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.45%) SQL
5 7 (15.91%) Python
6 4 (9.09%) Go
7 2 (4.55%) C++
7 2 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.27%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle