Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £26,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 286 285
Rank change year-on-year +34 -1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 365 351 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.19% 1.01% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.04% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 356 334 411
South East median annual salary £26,250 £27,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -4.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £32,500 £38,425 £31,250
England median annual salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +1.92% +4.00% -

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 29564 33620 41518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28198 34628
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +47 127 £26,000 -5.45% 11
Hampshire +34 98 £26,500 +1.92% 5
Berkshire +51 72 £26,000 +4.00% 4
Surrey +2 60 £26,500 -11.67% 1
Oxfordshire +16 43 £30,000 - 4
East Sussex +10 41 £25,000 +4.17%
West Sussex -2 36 £25,000 -
Buckinghamshire +7 12 £26,500 +6.00% 3
Kent -9 6 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Graduate Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Graduate 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 South East region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 193 (52.88%) C#
2 190 (52.05%) Degree
3 169 (46.30%) Computer Science
4 165 (45.21%) JavaScript
5 158 (43.29%) Java
6 152 (41.64%) HTML
6 152 (41.64%) .NET
7 135 (36.99%) CSS
8 131 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
9 114 (31.23%) SQL
10 97 (26.58%) SQL Server
11 85 (23.29%) MVC
12 84 (23.01%) Web Development
13 81 (22.19%) ASP.NET
14 74 (20.27%) Software Engineering
15 67 (18.36%) PHP
16 64 (17.53%) C++
17 59 (16.16%) OO
17 59 (16.16%) Computer Science Degree
18 57 (15.62%) AngularJS
18 57 (15.62%) Linux
19 52 (14.25%) Mathematics
19 52 (14.25%) Microsoft
19 52 (14.25%) MySQL
20 49 (13.42%) ASP.NET MVC
21 48 (13.15%) OOP
22 47 (12.88%) jQuery
23 46 (12.60%) Python
24 40 (10.96%) Windows
25 39 (10.68%) .NET Framework

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 18 (4.93%) CMS
1 18 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.19%) IIS
3 7 (1.92%) Drupal
4 5 (1.37%) Apache
4 5 (1.37%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.82%) Moodle
7 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.27%) Confluence
8 1 (0.27%) JBoss
8 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.82%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (0.82%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.82%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.21%) SaaS
4 6 (1.64%) GitHub
5 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) HTTP
2 1 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (26.58%) SQL Server
2 52 (14.25%) MySQL
3 27 (7.40%) MongoDB
4 22 (6.03%) Redis
5 18 (4.93%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.56%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.56%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (3.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (2.74%) Big Data
9 9 (2.47%) RavenDB
10 8 (2.19%) MS Access
11 4 (1.10%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.55%) SQLite
13 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.27%) DB2
13 1 (0.27%) GIS
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.21%) Visual Studio
3 17 (4.66%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.92%) Mocha
5 7 (1.92%) NUnit
6 6 (1.64%) JIRA
6 6 (1.64%) Maven
7 5 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.37%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.82%) Xcode
9 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.55%) JUnit
9 2 (0.55%) Moq
10 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.27%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.27%) Mockito
10 1 (0.27%) Subversion
10 1 (0.27%) TestNG
General
1 21 (5.75%) Finance
2 18 (4.93%) Games
3 17 (4.66%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.29%) Retail
5 7 (1.92%) Advertising
6 6 (1.64%) Marketing
6 6 (1.64%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.10%) Automotive
8 3 (0.82%) Electronics
8 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.55%) Legal
9 2 (0.55%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.27%) Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (41.64%) .NET
1 152 (41.64%) HTML
2 135 (36.99%) CSS
3 81 (22.19%) ASP.NET
4 57 (15.62%) AngularJS
5 49 (13.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (12.88%) jQuery
7 39 (10.68%) .NET Framework
8 38 (10.41%) HTML5
9 34 (9.32%) Web Services
10 33 (9.04%) Spring
10 33 (9.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 32 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 27 (7.40%) CSS3
12 27 (7.40%) RESTful
13 25 (6.85%) Ajax
13 25 (6.85%) KnockoutJS
14 23 (6.30%) XML
15 22 (6.03%) WCF
16 21 (5.75%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 169 (46.30%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.21%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.38%) Data Structures
5 14 (3.84%) Client/Server
6 11 (3.01%) Fintech
6 11 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.19%) User Experience
8 6 (1.64%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.82%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.82%) SCORM
9 3 (0.82%) VLE
10 2 (0.55%) iPad
10 2 (0.55%) iPhone
10 2 (0.55%) Social Media
11 1 (0.27%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.27%) FMCG
11 1 (0.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 57 (15.62%) Linux
2 40 (10.96%) Windows
3 16 (4.38%) Android
4 15 (4.11%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.74%) Unix
6 7 (1.92%) VxWorks
6 7 (1.92%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.37%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.82%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.55%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.55%) CentOS
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (23.29%) MVC
3 84 (23.01%) Web Development
4 74 (20.27%) Software Engineering
5 59 (16.16%) OO
6 52 (14.25%) Mathematics
7 48 (13.15%) OOP
8 36 (9.86%) TDD
9 25 (6.85%) Physics
9 25 (6.85%) Web Application Development
10 24 (6.58%) Scrum
11 20 (5.48%) Multithreading
11 20 (5.48%) SDLC
11 20 (5.48%) Unit Testing
12 18 (4.93%) BDD
13 17 (4.66%) Front End Development
14 16 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (4.38%) Dependency Injection
14 16 (4.38%) Kanban
15 13 (3.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 193 (52.88%) C#
2 165 (45.21%) JavaScript
3 158 (43.29%) Java
4 114 (31.23%) SQL
5 67 (18.36%) PHP
6 64 (17.53%) C++
7 46 (12.60%) Python
8 31 (8.49%) VB.NET
9 27 (7.40%) Ruby
10 25 (6.85%) C
11 21 (5.75%) F#
12 19 (5.21%) Go
13 10 (2.74%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.47%) T-SQL
15 8 (2.19%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.92%) Objective-C
16 7 (1.92%) PHP 7
16 7 (1.92%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.64%) MATLAB
18 5 (1.37%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 190 (52.05%) Degree
2 59 (16.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (3.29%) PhD
4 10 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.92%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.64%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.82%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.10%) QA
2 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (4.38%) Kibana
2 8 (2.19%) Ansible
3 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (14.25%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.85%) Oracle
3 23 (6.30%) Google
4 7 (1.92%) VMware
5 6 (1.64%) Zend
6 4 (1.10%) Sophos
7 3 (0.82%) Adobe
7 3 (0.82%) Sun
8 2 (0.55%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.55%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.55%) Twitter
9 1 (0.27%) IBM
9 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.27%) Xamarin