Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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 West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 243 243
Rank change year-on-year +58 0 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 155 98 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.51% 0.91% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.94% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 146 64 114
South West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £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 West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10031 10440 11540
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.53% 96.98% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8317 8817 9769
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,700 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,300
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in the South West

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in the South West

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in the South West

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol +11 93 £25,000 -4.76% 2
Dorset +22 21 £30,000 -7.69%
Gloucestershire +37 12 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Wiltshire +10 11 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Somerset -9 11 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Devon +5 7 £26,500 +2.32%
Graduate Developer
England

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

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 West region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 118 (76.13%) Java
2 105 (67.74%) Computer Science
3 91 (58.71%) Degree
4 80 (51.61%) SQL
5 67 (43.23%) JavaScript
6 64 (41.29%) .NET
7 62 (40.00%) Mathematics
8 49 (31.61%) Microsoft
9 46 (29.68%) HTML
9 46 (29.68%) CSS
10 44 (28.39%) SQL Server
11 40 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (24.52%) Computer Science Degree
13 37 (23.87%) OO
14 34 (21.94%) C++
15 31 (20.00%) C#
15 31 (20.00%) Oracle
15 31 (20.00%) Relational Database
16 29 (18.71%) J2EE
16 29 (18.71%) ASP.NET
16 29 (18.71%) RDBMS
17 28 (18.06%) Python
17 28 (18.06%) Oracle Database
18 27 (17.42%) XML
18 27 (17.42%) Unit Testing
19 23 (14.84%) Numerate Degree
20 22 (14.19%) Software Engineering
21 20 (12.90%) SDLC
22 18 (11.61%) RESTful
22 18 (11.61%) Node.js

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (4.52%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.58%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.29%) JBoss
4 1 (0.65%) Confluence
4 1 (0.65%) IIS
4 1 (0.65%) nginx
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.29%) GitHub
4 1 (0.65%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) HTTP
1 1 (0.65%) SMS
1 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.39%) SQL Server
2 31 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 29 (18.71%) RDBMS
4 28 (18.06%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.52%) Big Data
5 7 (4.52%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.58%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.58%) Power BI
7 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.94%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.94%) OrientDB
8 3 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.16%) JIRA
3 3 (1.94%) Grunt
4 2 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.29%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.29%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.29%) Maven
5 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.65%) Moq
5 1 (0.65%) MSTest
5 1 (0.65%) NUnit
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.65%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.65%) webpack
General
1 16 (10.32%) Finance
2 6 (3.87%) Electronics
3 4 (2.58%) Games
3 4 (2.58%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.58%) Marketing
3 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (41.29%) .NET
2 46 (29.68%) CSS
2 46 (29.68%) HTML
3 29 (18.71%) ASP.NET
3 29 (18.71%) J2EE
4 27 (17.42%) XML
5 18 (11.61%) Node.js
5 18 (11.61%) RESTful
6 17 (10.97%) AngularJS
7 13 (8.39%) React
8 12 (7.74%) HTML5
9 10 (6.45%) jQuery
9 10 (6.45%) Web Services
10 9 (5.81%) Spring
11 8 (5.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (3.87%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (3.23%) JSON
14 4 (2.58%) .NET Framework
14 4 (2.58%) Django
14 4 (2.58%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 105 (67.74%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.16%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.58%) User Experience
5 3 (1.94%) e-Learning
5 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.29%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.65%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.10%) Android
2 5 (3.23%) Linux
2 5 (3.23%) Unix
3 2 (1.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 40 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (23.87%) OO
4 27 (17.42%) Unit Testing
5 22 (14.19%) Software Engineering
6 20 (12.90%) SDLC
7 14 (9.03%) OOP
8 13 (8.39%) MVC
9 12 (7.74%) Web Development
10 10 (6.45%) Physics
10 10 (6.45%) Prototyping
11 9 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.81%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.16%) Scrum
13 7 (4.52%) Analytics
13 7 (4.52%) Collaborative Working
13 7 (4.52%) CRM
13 7 (4.52%) Microservices
13 7 (4.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 118 (76.13%) Java
2 80 (51.61%) SQL
3 67 (43.23%) JavaScript
4 34 (21.94%) C++
5 31 (20.00%) C#
6 28 (18.06%) Python
7 8 (5.16%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.52%) TypeScript
9 6 (3.87%) PHP
10 4 (2.58%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.29%) Perl
12 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.65%) Groovy
12 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 91 (58.71%) Degree
2 38 (24.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (14.84%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (3.87%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.65%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 49 (31.61%) Microsoft
2 31 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (3.23%) Zend
4 4 (2.58%) Google
4 4 (2.58%) SAP
5 2 (1.29%) Twitter