The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 129 126 116
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £26,125 £20,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,025 £20,000 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,200 £23,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
Graduate Software Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1873 1933 1688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.40% 96.75% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1565 1465
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Graduate Software Developer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Graduate Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Software Developer in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Scala
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Games
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Economics

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Graduate Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) User Stories
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Scala
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle