Period
to 14 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

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
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 254 250 256
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 290 360 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.15% 1.24% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.29% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 284 367 370
South East median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77% -1.85%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £32,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77% +3.92%

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 24,246 27,877 29,584
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.38% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19,917 23,203 24,721
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,420 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,364 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.73% - +5.26%

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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 -4 119 £30,000 +9.09% 17
West Sussex -5 57 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Oxfordshire +35 55 £30,000 +1.69% 9
East Sussex +21 49 £27,500 - 3
Berkshire -8 43 £30,000 +9.09% 7
Hampshire +10 33 £24,000 -4.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -17 21 £30,000 +13.21% 1
Surrey +10 17 £26,500 -3.64% 6
Kent -14 11 £25,000 +25.00% 6
Isle of Wight - 4 £27,500 -
Graduate Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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.

1 183 (63.10%) Degree
2 169 (58.28%) C#
3 144 (49.66%) Computer Science
4 133 (45.86%) .NET
5 121 (41.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 117 (40.34%) Java
7 98 (33.79%) JavaScript
8 94 (32.41%) SQL
9 85 (29.31%) MVC
10 80 (27.59%) Software Engineering
11 78 (26.90%) HTML
12 77 (26.55%) CSS
13 72 (24.83%) ASP.NET
14 66 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
15 55 (18.97%) Docker
16 46 (15.86%) Azure
16 46 (15.86%) Mathematics
17 45 (15.52%) Git (software)
18 43 (14.83%) PHP
19 42 (14.48%) Android
20 39 (13.45%) Web Development
21 38 (13.10%) Mobile App
22 37 (12.76%) SQL Server
23 34 (11.72%) AngularJS
24 33 (11.38%) Jenkins
24 33 (11.38%) Subversion
25 29 (10.00%) MySQL
25 29 (10.00%) C++
25 29 (10.00%) OOP
26 27 (9.31%) Linux

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 8 (2.76%) ColdFusion
2 7 (2.41%) IIS
3 4 (1.38%) CMS
3 4 (1.38%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.03%) WordPress
5 2 (0.69%) JBoss
6 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.86%) Azure
2 18 (6.21%) AWS
3 3 (1.03%) GitHub
3 3 (1.03%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.34%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.34%) HTTP
1 1 (0.34%) Internet
1 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.76%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.00%) MySQL
3 10 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.07%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.34%) Big Data
9 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.34%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 45 (15.52%) Git (software)
2 33 (11.38%) Jenkins
2 33 (11.38%) Subversion
3 10 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.07%) JIRA
5 3 (1.03%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.69%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.34%) NUnit
7 1 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 17 (5.86%) Finance
2 8 (2.76%) Advertising
2 8 (2.76%) Retail
3 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.34%) Marketing
4 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (45.86%) .NET
2 78 (26.90%) HTML
3 77 (26.55%) CSS
4 72 (24.83%) ASP.NET
5 34 (11.72%) AngularJS
6 26 (8.97%) Web Services
7 25 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (8.28%) WCF
9 23 (7.93%) .NET Core
10 21 (7.24%) WinForms
11 17 (5.86%) HTML5
11 17 (5.86%) jQuery
11 17 (5.86%) LAMP
12 15 (5.17%) Node.js
13 14 (4.83%) Ajax
13 14 (4.83%) React
13 14 (4.83%) Spring
14 13 (4.48%) XML
15 12 (4.14%) WPF
16 10 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.10%) Mobile App
2 18 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.38%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.03%) BBC
5 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.03%) Learning Management System
5 3 (1.03%) Social Media
6 1 (0.34%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.34%) Social Network
6 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.48%) Android
2 27 (9.31%) Linux
3 20 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 13 (4.48%) Windows
5 6 (2.07%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (49.66%) Computer Science
2 85 (29.31%) MVC
3 80 (27.59%) Software Engineering
4 66 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (15.86%) Mathematics
6 39 (13.45%) Web Development
7 29 (10.00%) OOP
8 22 (7.59%) Android Development
9 20 (6.90%) TDD
10 19 (6.55%) E-Commerce
11 17 (5.86%) Microservices
11 17 (5.86%) OO
12 16 (5.52%) Analytical Thinking
13 15 (5.17%) OOD
14 13 (4.48%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (3.79%) Mobile Development
16 10 (3.45%) Scrum
17 8 (2.76%) Open Source
17 8 (2.76%) Physics
18 7 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 169 (58.28%) C#
2 117 (40.34%) Java
3 98 (33.79%) JavaScript
4 94 (32.41%) SQL
5 43 (14.83%) PHP
6 29 (10.00%) C++
7 22 (7.59%) Python
8 18 (6.21%) Objective-C
9 15 (5.17%) C
9 15 (5.17%) PHP 7
10 12 (4.14%) Kotlin
11 5 (1.72%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.38%) C++/CLI
12 4 (1.38%) Java 8
12 4 (1.38%) Ruby
12 4 (1.38%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.03%) Scala
14 2 (0.69%) Go
14 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 183 (63.10%) Degree
2 121 (41.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (5.86%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 55 (18.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.34%) Ansible
2 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (6.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.17%) Zend
3 5 (1.72%) Oracle
4 3 (1.03%) Apple
4 3 (1.03%) Facebook
4 3 (1.03%) Google
4 3 (1.03%) Sony
4 3 (1.03%) Yahoo!
5 1 (0.34%) Xamarin