The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 104 88 109
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 19 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.06% 1.44% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.51% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 0
Average salary £18,500 £23,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1727 1528 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.16% 95.38% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1358 1320
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate Software Engineer
South West

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Graduate Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (95.45%) Computer Science
3 17 (77.27%) Degree
4 16 (72.73%) Java
4 16 (72.73%) QA
4 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
5 6 (27.27%) C++
6 5 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
6 5 (22.73%) OOD
6 5 (22.73%) DirectX
6 5 (22.73%) Games
6 5 (22.73%) Physics
6 5 (22.73%) Qt
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) UML
7 1 (4.55%) Multithreading

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (22.73%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) DirectX
1 5 (22.73%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 5 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
3 5 (22.73%) OOD
4 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (72.73%) QA