Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £31,750 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 6 months to 18 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 52 44
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 27 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 4.72% 3.67% 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.78% 3.71% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 44
Suffolk median annual salary £31,750 £30,250 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.96% +40.70% -4.44%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,050 £19,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £40,000 £27,500
East of England median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies in Suffolk with a recognized job title 565 971 892
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.78% 98.98% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 531 851 772
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Suffolk

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Suffolk

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Suffolk over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in Suffolk

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 18 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
Ipswich +7 23 £37,500 +23.97%
Bury St Edmunds +18 2 £25,500 -27.14% 1
Stowmarket - 1 £21,000 -
Graduate Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Suffolk region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 23 (85.19%) HTML
3 21 (77.78%) CSS
4 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (62.96%) C#
6 13 (48.15%) Games
7 12 (44.44%) OOP
7 12 (44.44%) OO
7 12 (44.44%) TDD
7 12 (44.44%) HTML5
7 12 (44.44%) CSS3
7 12 (44.44%) Xbox
8 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
8 11 (40.74%) Java
9 10 (37.04%) PHP
9 10 (37.04%) MySQL
9 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
10 9 (33.33%) Objective-C
10 9 (33.33%) C
10 9 (33.33%) C++
10 9 (33.33%) Apple iOS
10 9 (33.33%) Node.js
10 9 (33.33%) Mobile Development
11 8 (29.63%) iOS Development
12 7 (25.93%) Embedded C
12 7 (25.93%) Embedded C++
12 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
12 7 (25.93%) Apple Swift
13 6 (22.22%) Planning and Forecasting
13 6 (22.22%) Git (software)

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (3.70%) Confluence
1 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Ant
2 1 (3.70%) Gradle
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 13 (48.15%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Local Government
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) HTML
2 21 (77.78%) CSS
3 12 (44.44%) CSS3
3 12 (44.44%) HTML5
4 9 (33.33%) Node.js
5 2 (7.41%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.70%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Xbox
2 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) OO
2 12 (44.44%) OOP
2 12 (44.44%) TDD
3 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
4 9 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 8 (29.63%) iOS Development
6 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
7 6 (22.22%) Planning and Forecasting
8 4 (14.81%) BDD
8 4 (14.81%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.70%) Android Development
9 1 (3.70%) Data Management
9 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
9 1 (3.70%) MVC
9 1 (3.70%) Physics
9 1 (3.70%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 17 (62.96%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) PHP
5 9 (33.33%) C
5 9 (33.33%) C++
5 9 (33.33%) Objective-C
6 7 (25.93%) Apple Swift
6 7 (25.93%) Embedded C
6 7 (25.93%) Embedded C++
7 2 (7.41%) SQL
8 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle