Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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

Graduate Developer
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 107 102
Rank change year-on-year +44 -5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 24 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.53% 0.81% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 0.83% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 12
Somerset median annual salary £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £37,500
South West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 899 1,324 1,317
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 97.07% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 726 1,088 1,132
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,175 £24,909
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Somerset

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Somerset

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Bath +28 8 £28,000 +12.00% 1
Portishead - 7 £27,000 -
Bridgwater - 1 £30,000 - 1
Graduate Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Somerset region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) Degree
1 21 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) C#
3 15 (62.50%) .NET
3 15 (62.50%) OO
4 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 14 (58.33%) Games
4 14 (58.33%) Java
5 13 (54.17%) Web Development
6 12 (50.00%) Mathematics
6 12 (50.00%) Physics
6 12 (50.00%) Android
7 11 (45.83%) Mobile Development
8 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (33.33%) TDD
9 8 (33.33%) MVC
9 8 (33.33%) RESTful
9 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
10 7 (29.17%) Presales
10 7 (29.17%) Redux
10 7 (29.17%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (29.17%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (29.17%) jQuery
10 7 (29.17%) Umbraco
10 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (29.17%) CMS

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 7 (29.17%) CMS
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
1 7 (29.17%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Dynamics 365
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Blockchain
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (58.33%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (33.33%) RESTful
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) jQuery
3 7 (29.17%) Redux
4 6 (25.00%) React
5 2 (8.33%) JDBC
5 2 (8.33%) JMS
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) Node.js
5 2 (8.33%) REST
5 2 (8.33%) SOAP
5 2 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.17%) Code First Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) React Native
6 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Android
2 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) OO
2 13 (54.17%) Web Development
3 12 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 12 (50.00%) Physics
4 11 (45.83%) Mobile Development
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (33.33%) MVC
6 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 8 (33.33%) TDD
7 7 (29.17%) CRM
7 7 (29.17%) Data Modelling
7 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
7 7 (29.17%) OOP
7 7 (29.17%) Presales
7 7 (29.17%) Scrum
8 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (20.83%) Visualisation
10 1 (4.17%) BDD
10 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) C#
3 14 (58.33%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) C++
5 6 (25.00%) Apple Swift
6 5 (20.83%) Scala
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (20.83%) Numerate Degree