Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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

Graduate Developer
England > South East
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 290 301 276
Rank change year-on-year +11 -25 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 306 289 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.97% 0.92% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.95% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 278 275 427
South East median annual salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £20,000
90th Percentile £32,575 £38,500 £32,500
England median annual salary £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 30,554 30,459 39,778
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 96.90% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25,556 25,259 33,846
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in the South East

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in the South East

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in the South East

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Thames Valley +33 118 £26,500 +0.95% 18
Hampshire -29 74 £28,000 +12.00% 7
Berkshire 0 59 £27,000 -1.82% 10
Surrey +10 51 £27,500 +22.22% 4
Oxfordshire 0 31 £29,250 +17.00% 7
East Sussex 0 29 £25,000 -3.85% 4
Buckinghamshire +16 28 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Kent +14 23 £25,000 -44.44% 1
West Sussex +2 10 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Graduate Developer
England

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 South East region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 170 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 169 (55.23%) Degree
3 160 (52.29%) Computer Science
4 153 (50.00%) Java
5 136 (44.44%) C#
6 129 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
7 117 (38.24%) SQL
8 116 (37.91%) .NET
8 116 (37.91%) HTML
9 92 (30.07%) CSS
10 66 (21.57%) Web Development
10 66 (21.57%) MVC
11 65 (21.24%) ASP.NET
12 61 (19.93%) SQL Server
12 61 (19.93%) Computer Science Degree
13 58 (18.95%) Software Engineering
14 54 (17.65%) Mathematics
15 53 (17.32%) Python
16 50 (16.34%) AngularJS
17 47 (15.36%) C++
17 47 (15.36%) TDD
18 46 (15.03%) OO
19 41 (13.40%) PHP
20 39 (12.75%) Spring
21 36 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
22 35 (11.44%) Microsoft Azure
23 33 (10.78%) .NET Framework
24 32 (10.46%) Linux
24 32 (10.46%) OOP
25 31 (10.13%) WCF

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (7.84%) CMS
2 11 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.29%) IIS
4 6 (1.96%) NServiceBus
5 5 (1.63%) Drupal
5 5 (1.63%) WordPress
6 4 (1.31%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.98%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.65%) Apache
8 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.33%) Confluence
9 1 (0.33%) JBoss
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.33%) SAS
9 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (6.21%) SaaS
3 17 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.96%) npm
4 6 (1.96%) Yarn
5 4 (1.31%) Sage Pay
6 3 (0.98%) GitHub
7 1 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.59%) Hyperconnected
1 11 (3.59%) Internet
2 2 (0.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) RFID
3 1 (0.33%) SAN
3 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (19.93%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.80%) MySQL
3 22 (7.19%) NoSQL
4 19 (6.21%) Big Data
4 19 (6.21%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 12 (3.92%) Redis
6 12 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (2.29%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.31%) Power BI
9 3 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.65%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.65%) SQLite
11 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.33%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.58%) NUnit
3 13 (4.25%) Moq
4 11 (3.59%) MSTest
4 11 (3.59%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (3.27%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.96%) Babel
6 6 (1.96%) Log4Net
6 6 (1.96%) MSBuild
6 6 (1.96%) webpack
7 5 (1.63%) JIRA
8 4 (1.31%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.31%) Maven
9 3 (0.98%) Subversion
9 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.65%) JUnit
10 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.33%) NetBeans
General
1 16 (5.23%) Finance
2 15 (4.90%) Games
3 12 (3.92%) Marketing
4 11 (3.59%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.96%) Music Industry
6 5 (1.63%) Banking
7 3 (0.98%) Automotive
7 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.65%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (37.91%) .NET
1 116 (37.91%) HTML
2 92 (30.07%) CSS
3 65 (21.24%) ASP.NET
4 50 (16.34%) AngularJS
5 39 (12.75%) Spring
6 36 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (10.78%) .NET Framework
8 31 (10.13%) WCF
9 26 (8.50%) Hibernate
9 26 (8.50%) HTML5
10 25 (8.17%) J2EE
10 25 (8.17%) jQuery
11 22 (7.19%) Node.js
11 22 (7.19%) Web Services
12 21 (6.86%) RESTful
13 20 (6.54%) WPF
14 19 (6.21%) Ajax
15 17 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (5.23%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 160 (52.29%) Computer Science
2 15 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.25%) Data Structures
3 13 (4.25%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (3.92%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.27%) Fintech
6 9 (2.94%) User Experience
7 7 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.29%) Social Media
8 3 (0.98%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.33%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.33%) Blog
9 1 (0.33%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.33%) iPad
9 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.33%) Podcast
9 1 (0.33%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (10.46%) Linux
2 25 (8.17%) Windows
3 13 (4.25%) Unix
4 9 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.94%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.96%) Android
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (21.57%) MVC
2 66 (21.57%) Web Development
3 58 (18.95%) Software Engineering
4 54 (17.65%) Mathematics
5 47 (15.36%) TDD
6 46 (15.03%) OO
7 32 (10.46%) OOP
8 28 (9.15%) Physics
9 23 (7.52%) Web Application Development
10 21 (6.86%) Dependency Injection
10 21 (6.86%) Scrum
10 21 (6.86%) SOLID
11 20 (6.54%) Kanban
12 18 (5.88%) Open Source
13 17 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
14 16 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (4.58%) BDD
16 13 (4.25%) Unit Testing
17 12 (3.92%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 170 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 153 (50.00%) Java
3 136 (44.44%) C#
4 117 (38.24%) SQL
5 53 (17.32%) Python
6 47 (15.36%) C++
7 41 (13.40%) PHP
8 19 (6.21%) Ruby
9 18 (5.88%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.58%) F#
10 14 (4.58%) Go
11 13 (4.25%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.29%) C
13 6 (1.96%) ES6
13 6 (1.96%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.96%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.63%) Haskell
14 5 (1.63%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.98%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 169 (55.23%) Degree
2 61 (19.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (4.90%) PhD
4 4 (1.31%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) HND
System Software
1 4 (1.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.94%) Kibana
2 1 (0.33%) Ansible
2 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (6.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.90%) Google
3 14 (4.58%) Oracle
4 9 (2.94%) Sophos
5 4 (1.31%) PayPal
5 4 (1.31%) Sun
6 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.65%) Twitter
7 1 (0.33%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.33%) IBM
7 1 (0.33%) Sybase
7 1 (0.33%) Unisys
7 1 (0.33%) Xamarin