The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Engineer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Graduate Software Engineer
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 81 78
Rank change year-on-year +24 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 12 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.11% 0.54% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 0.55% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 7
Median salary £22,500 £23,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% -28.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -5.45% +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 552 727 766
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.18% 97.98% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 507 682 605
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton that featured Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Engineer in Southampton

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Engineer in Southampton

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (92.86%) Electronics
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree

Graduate Software Engineer 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:

General
1 13 (92.86%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago