The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 136 -
Rank change year-on-year +33 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £25,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1212 1836 2305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.35% 93.87% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1487 1577
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Developer in Reading

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Developer in Reading

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region featuring Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
4 6 (66.67%) C++
5 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
5 5 (55.56%) DCOM
5 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) OOD
5 5 (55.56%) MAPI
5 5 (55.56%) Windows
5 5 (55.56%) FitNesse
5 5 (55.56%) WCF
5 5 (55.56%) WPF
5 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
5 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (55.56%) ATDD
5 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) TDD
5 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) PHP
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) OOP
7 2 (22.22%) OO

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) FitNesse
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) DCOM
2 5 (55.56%) MAPI
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) WPF
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) ATDD
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
1 5 (55.56%) OOD
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
1 5 (55.56%) TDD
1 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) OOP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago