Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 261 230 247
Rank change year-on-year -31 +17 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 113 137 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.85% 1.11% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.15% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 102 129 120
North West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,750 £18,950
90th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
England median annual salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +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 North West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12799 11927 12584
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.01% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10256 10029 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in the North West

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in the North West.

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in the North West

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in the North West

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Manchester -6 72 £25,000 - 5
Cheshire -61 18 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Lancashire +6 12 £22,500 - 1
Merseyside +26 10 £25,000 +47.06% 2
Cumbria - 1 £37,500 - 1
Graduate Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Graduate Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 78 (69.03%) .NET
2 77 (68.14%) C#
3 59 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (50.44%) SQL Server
5 55 (48.67%) MVC
6 50 (44.25%) ASP.NET
7 47 (41.59%) Degree
8 46 (40.71%) Computer Science
8 46 (40.71%) AngularJS
9 40 (35.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (34.51%) TDD
11 38 (33.63%) JavaScript
11 38 (33.63%) SQL
12 37 (32.74%) BDD
12 37 (32.74%) Amazon AWS
13 36 (31.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 36 (31.86%) Google
13 36 (31.86%) Web Development
14 35 (30.97%) Games
14 35 (30.97%) ASP.NET Web API
15 34 (30.09%) .NET Framework
15 34 (30.09%) WCF
16 33 (29.20%) WPF
16 33 (29.20%) Ruby
16 33 (29.20%) Java
16 33 (29.20%) Web Application Development
16 33 (29.20%) MongoDB
16 33 (29.20%) Entity Framework
16 33 (29.20%) Microsoft Azure
16 33 (29.20%) RESTful

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 32 (28.32%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.54%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.88%) GeoServer
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (32.74%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (29.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (50.44%) SQL Server
2 33 (29.20%) MongoDB
3 32 (28.32%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (7.08%) MySQL
5 6 (5.31%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.54%) Big Data
6 4 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.54%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.65%) QlikView
7 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.88%) Power BI
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (28.32%) TeamCity
2 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.88%) git-flow
5 1 (0.88%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.88%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 35 (30.97%) Games
2 6 (5.31%) Marketing
2 6 (5.31%) Retail
3 4 (3.54%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (69.03%) .NET
2 50 (44.25%) ASP.NET
3 46 (40.71%) AngularJS
4 40 (35.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 36 (31.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 35 (30.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 34 (30.09%) .NET Framework
7 34 (30.09%) WCF
8 33 (29.20%) Entity Framework
8 33 (29.20%) RESTful
8 33 (29.20%) WPF
9 32 (28.32%) KnockoutJS
9 32 (28.32%) MSMQ
10 31 (27.43%) CSS
10 31 (27.43%) HTML
11 12 (10.62%) jQuery
12 10 (8.85%) Ajax
12 10 (8.85%) Node.js
13 9 (7.96%) Spring
14 8 (7.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 46 (40.71%) Computer Science
2 21 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.62%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.19%) User Experience
5 5 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.65%) iPad
7 2 (1.77%) EPoS
8 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.19%) Linux
1 7 (6.19%) Windows
2 3 (2.65%) Android
2 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.88%) Unix
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (48.67%) MVC
3 39 (34.51%) TDD
4 37 (32.74%) BDD
5 36 (31.86%) Web Development
6 33 (29.20%) Kanban
6 33 (29.20%) Web Application Development
7 32 (28.32%) Dependency Injection
7 32 (28.32%) Multithreading
8 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
9 14 (12.39%) SDLC
10 10 (8.85%) Mathematics
11 9 (7.96%) Web Design
12 7 (6.19%) Data Analysis
12 7 (6.19%) OO
12 7 (6.19%) Test Scripting
13 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.42%) DevOps
14 4 (3.54%) Document Management
14 4 (3.54%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 77 (68.14%) C#
2 38 (33.63%) JavaScript
2 38 (33.63%) SQL
3 33 (29.20%) Java
3 33 (29.20%) Ruby
4 32 (28.32%) F#
5 19 (16.81%) VB.NET
6 15 (13.27%) C++
7 12 (10.62%) Python
8 8 (7.08%) VB
9 7 (6.19%) RPG
9 7 (6.19%) RPG IV
10 6 (5.31%) PHP
11 4 (3.54%) Scala
12 1 (0.88%) Lua
12 1 (0.88%) R
12 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (41.59%) Degree
2 7 (6.19%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.77%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.88%) MCPD
5 1 (0.88%) MCSD
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (28.32%) Kibana
2 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (31.86%) Google
2 25 (22.12%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.19%) IBM
4 4 (3.54%) Kofax
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle
5 1 (0.88%) Tableau
5 1 (0.88%) Twitter
5 1 (0.88%) Zend