Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £20,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Graduate Developer
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 88 78
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 8 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.73% 1.15% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.17% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 20
Staffordshire median annual salary £20,500 £24,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.58% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,750 £17,000
90th Percentile £24,325 £29,750 £26,500
West Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +14.58% +11.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 1,080 1,109 1,141
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.91% 98.05% 99.39%
Number of salaries quoted 873 949 1,007
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,571 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.95% +12.86% -4.11%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Staffordshire

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Staffordshire

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Stafford +4 5 £20,000 -14.89% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +17 2 £21,250 -9.57%
Lichfield - 1 £24,000 -
Graduate Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Staffordshire region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Electronics
3 4 (50.00%) Automotive
3 4 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Magento
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) Power BI
6 1 (12.50%) QlikView
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) QlikView
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Automotive
2 4 (50.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft