Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 19 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 91 83
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 17 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.43% 1.76% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.81% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 24
Staffordshire median annual salary £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.51% +4.44% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,875 £19,575
90th Percentile £28,125 £28,000 £26,500
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £26,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +6.12% +11.36%

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 1162 1218 1187
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.65% 97.60% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 933 1077 1028
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,650 £22,463
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £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 19 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
Stoke-on-Trent +18 11 £23,250 -1.06%
Stafford -5 5 £21,500 -8.51%
Graduate Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Staffordshire region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) PHP
4 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
5 6 (35.29%) Electronics
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) MySQL
5 6 (35.29%) Retail
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) Magento
7 4 (23.53%) Data Structures
7 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
7 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) OOP
7 4 (23.53%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) Apple
7 4 (23.53%) Automotive
8 3 (17.65%) C++
8 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
8 3 (17.65%) Physics
8 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 2 (11.76%) Line Management
9 2 (11.76%) SDLC

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Magento
2 1 (5.88%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) gulp
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Electronics
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
5 2 (11.76%) WPF
6 1 (5.88%) Angular 2
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) Compass CSS Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Structures
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
2 4 (23.53%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) OOP
3 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
3 3 (17.65%) Physics
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile First
5 1 (5.88%) Online Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) SEO
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Apple
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Google