The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Graduate Software Developer
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 82 81
Rank change year-on-year +23 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.35% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £30,000 £20,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year - +6.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 551 737 752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 97.52% 98.27% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 473 555 665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire that featured Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Developer in Northamptonshire

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Developer in Northamptonshire

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Graduate Software 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware