Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Developer was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Graduate Software Developer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 106 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +119
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 15 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.04% 0.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 0
Southampton median annual salary £21,000 £26,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% - -
Hampshire median annual salary £26,500 £27,500 £19,500
% change year-on-year -3.64% +41.03% -18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1391 1300 1341
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.16% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1162 1200
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +1.84% +8.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,275 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Graduate Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Developer in Southampton

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Developer in Southampton

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Software Developer in Southampton

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Graduate Software 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 Southampton region featuring Graduate Software Developer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Java
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 11 (73.33%) Oracle
3 11 (73.33%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) .NET
4 10 (66.67%) C#
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 8 (53.33%) Web Development
5 8 (53.33%) MS Access
5 8 (53.33%) PHP
5 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) Spring
7 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
8 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 3 (20.00%) Sun
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (20.00%) OOP
8 3 (20.00%) SaaS
8 3 (20.00%) Java EE
9 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (13.33%) RESTful
9 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) MS Access
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) Java EE
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Web Development
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) OOP
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Microservices
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) PHP
4 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Sun