Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 22 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 130 146
Rank change year-on-year +13 +16 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 26 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.25% 0.99% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.02% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 8
Wales median annual salary £22,000 £22,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -19.64% +43.59%
10th Percentile £20,000 £18,550 £19,500
90th Percentile £27,250 £27,250 £30,400
UK median annual salary £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +3.92% +2.00% +2.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 2025 2550 2661
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 96.63% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1758 2209 2243
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,476 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Wales

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Wales

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 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
South Wales +28 16 £22,500 +2.27%
Graduate Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 24 (92.31%) Computer Science
2 22 (84.62%) C#
3 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
3 17 (65.38%) Web Development
4 15 (57.69%) HTML
4 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
5 13 (50.00%) Degree
5 13 (50.00%) Java
5 13 (50.00%) C++
5 13 (50.00%) CSS
6 12 (46.15%) .NET
6 12 (46.15%) OOP
6 12 (46.15%) OO
7 11 (42.31%) Mathematics
7 11 (42.31%) Physics
7 11 (42.31%) Oracle
7 11 (42.31%) SDLC
8 10 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
8 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (38.46%) Finance
8 10 (38.46%) WPF
8 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
8 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
9 9 (34.62%) TDD
9 9 (34.62%) Kanban
9 9 (34.62%) WCF
9 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
9 9 (34.62%) MVC

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Hyperconnected
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) TeamCity
2 3 (11.54%) Moq
2 3 (11.54%) MSTest
2 3 (11.54%) NUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) CSS
3 12 (46.15%) .NET
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 10 (38.46%) WPF
5 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
5 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (34.62%) WCF
6 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 7 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
8 6 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (23.08%) MSMQ
8 6 (23.08%) RESTful
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (11.54%) Castle Windsor
9 3 (11.54%) Spring.NET
9 3 (11.54%) Unity DI Container
9 3 (11.54%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (92.31%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Web Development
2 12 (46.15%) OO
2 12 (46.15%) OOP
3 11 (42.31%) Mathematics
3 11 (42.31%) Physics
3 11 (42.31%) SDLC
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (34.62%) Kanban
5 9 (34.62%) MVC
5 9 (34.62%) TDD
5 9 (34.62%) Web Application Development
6 6 (23.08%) BDD
6 6 (23.08%) Multithreading
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.54%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 13 (50.00%) C++
3 13 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) F#
4 6 (23.08%) Ruby
5 3 (11.54%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.85%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 10 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter