Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 250 301
Rank change year-on-year +7 +51 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 359 371 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.28% 1.19% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.23% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 370 359 320
South East median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +1.92% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £38,500
England median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +3.92% +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 27,055 30,254 33,013
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 96.68% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22,368 25,206 27,614
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,325 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 December 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 14 December 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 +48 164 £27,500 +3.77% 25
Berkshire -1 71 £27,500 +5.77% 8
West Sussex +16 65 £25,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +30 52 £30,000 - 11
Hampshire -38 46 £25,000 -9.09% 7
Buckinghamshire +49 41 £30,000 +13.21% 6
East Sussex +1 41 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Surrey -5 30 £31,500 +18.87% 7
Kent +25 13 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Graduate Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 204 (56.82%) Degree
2 180 (50.14%) Java
2 180 (50.14%) JavaScript
3 175 (48.75%) Computer Science
4 155 (43.18%) C#
5 138 (38.44%) HTML
6 124 (34.54%) SQL
7 120 (33.43%) .NET
8 107 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
9 102 (28.41%) CSS
10 101 (28.13%) Computer Science Degree
11 95 (26.46%) Software Engineering
12 76 (21.17%) AngularJS
13 73 (20.33%) SQL Server
14 71 (19.78%) Web Development
15 50 (13.93%) ASP.NET
15 50 (13.93%) Python
16 41 (11.42%) Microsoft
17 40 (11.14%) Linux
18 39 (10.86%) C++
18 39 (10.86%) MVC
19 38 (10.58%) Spring
20 37 (10.31%) Mathematics
20 37 (10.31%) Apple iOS
21 36 (10.03%) Hibernate
22 35 (9.75%) TDD
23 32 (8.91%) Git (software)
24 31 (8.64%) Android
24 31 (8.64%) Web Services
25 30 (8.36%) Mobile Development

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 7 (1.95%) WordPress
2 5 (1.39%) CMS
3 4 (1.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.11%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.84%) Drupal
5 1 (0.28%) Confluence
5 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (1.39%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.28%) GIMP
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.90%) SaaS
3 5 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.11%) Office 365
5 3 (0.84%) GitHub
5 3 (0.84%) Serverless
6 2 (0.56%) Boomi
6 2 (0.56%) PaaS
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.28%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.67%) Internet
1 6 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.56%) Broadband
3 1 (0.28%) Network Security
3 1 (0.28%) Skype
3 1 (0.28%) SMS
3 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (20.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.96%) MySQL
3 15 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.95%) Big Data
7 5 (1.39%) GIS
8 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.84%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.84%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.84%) Power BI
9 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.56%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.56%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon QuickSight
11 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.28%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 32 (8.91%) Git (software)
2 23 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.57%) JIRA
4 12 (3.34%) Selenium
5 11 (3.06%) Jasmine
5 11 (3.06%) webpack
6 10 (2.79%) Eclipse
6 10 (2.79%) JUnit
7 9 (2.51%) Maven
8 6 (1.67%) Subversion
9 4 (1.11%) Grunt
9 4 (1.11%) NUnit
9 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.84%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.56%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.56%) Xcode
12 1 (0.28%) Gradle
12 1 (0.28%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.28%) Mockito
General
1 12 (3.34%) Finance
1 12 (3.34%) Games
2 10 (2.79%) Marketing
3 7 (1.95%) Legal
4 6 (1.67%) Retail
5 5 (1.39%) Automotive
5 5 (1.39%) Publishing
6 4 (1.11%) Advertising
6 4 (1.11%) Law
7 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (38.44%) HTML
2 120 (33.43%) .NET
3 102 (28.41%) CSS
4 76 (21.17%) AngularJS
5 50 (13.93%) ASP.NET
6 38 (10.58%) Spring
7 36 (10.03%) Hibernate
8 31 (8.64%) Web Services
9 27 (7.52%) jQuery
10 23 (6.41%) HTML5
11 22 (6.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (5.85%) XML
13 20 (5.57%) CSS3
13 20 (5.57%) WCF
14 19 (5.29%) Node.js
15 18 (5.01%) React
16 17 (4.74%) Angular 2
17 13 (3.62%) Sass
18 12 (3.34%) J2EE
18 12 (3.34%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.52%) Mobile App
2 20 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.34%) Social Media
4 10 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.95%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.67%) Fintech
8 5 (1.39%) Robotics
8 5 (1.39%) User Experience
9 4 (1.11%) RIA
10 3 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.28%) Animation
12 1 (0.28%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.28%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.28%) iPad
12 1 (0.28%) Photography
12 1 (0.28%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 40 (11.14%) Linux
2 37 (10.31%) Apple iOS
3 31 (8.64%) Android
4 19 (5.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (48.75%) Computer Science
2 107 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (26.46%) Software Engineering
4 71 (19.78%) Web Development
5 39 (10.86%) MVC
6 37 (10.31%) Mathematics
7 35 (9.75%) TDD
8 30 (8.36%) Mobile Development
9 27 (7.52%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (6.41%) Front End Development
11 21 (5.85%) OO
12 19 (5.29%) Scrum
13 17 (4.74%) iOS Development
14 15 (4.18%) Physics
15 14 (3.90%) OOP
16 13 (3.62%) Microservices
17 10 (2.79%) BDD
17 10 (2.79%) Multithreading
18 9 (2.51%) API Development
18 9 (2.51%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 180 (50.14%) Java
1 180 (50.14%) JavaScript
2 155 (43.18%) C#
3 124 (34.54%) SQL
4 50 (13.93%) Python
5 39 (10.86%) C++
6 18 (5.01%) Java 8
6 18 (5.01%) Objective-C
7 17 (4.74%) PHP
7 17 (4.74%) TypeScript
8 11 (3.06%) Apple Swift
9 10 (2.79%) C
10 6 (1.67%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.39%) F#
11 5 (1.39%) Haskell
11 5 (1.39%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.39%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.11%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.11%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 204 (56.82%) Degree
2 101 (28.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (5.01%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (3.34%) PhD
5 2 (0.56%) MCPD
5 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) HND
6 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 14 (3.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 41 (11.42%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.69%) Oracle
3 4 (1.11%) Adobe
3 4 (1.11%) Sage
3 4 (1.11%) Unisys
4 2 (0.56%) Dell
4 2 (0.56%) DocuSign
4 2 (0.56%) Tableau
5 1 (0.28%) Google
5 1 (0.28%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com