The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank 122 110 100
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 14 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.74% 1.07% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.12% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 20
Average salary £24,500 £18,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.43% -20.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Graduate Software Engineer
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
1818 1697 1462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.04% 95.98% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1363 1295
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (73.91%) Java
3 15 (65.22%) Computer Science
4 14 (60.87%) C++
4 14 (60.87%) Degree
5 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
5 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 8 (34.78%) QA
7 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) C
9 5 (21.74%) Physics
9 5 (21.74%) Android
9 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
10 4 (17.39%) Game Development
10 4 (17.39%) Eclipse RCP
10 4 (17.39%) Data Structures
10 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
10 4 (17.39%) GWT
10 4 (17.39%) Qt
10 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
10 4 (17.39%) SWT
10 4 (17.39%) DirectX
10 4 (17.39%) JBoss
10 4 (17.39%) Games
10 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
10 4 (17.39%) Struts
10 4 (17.39%) HTML
10 4 (17.39%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling

Graduate Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
1 4 (17.39%) JBoss
1 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
1 4 (17.39%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) Struts
1 4 (17.39%) DirectX
1 4 (17.39%) SWT
1 4 (17.39%) GWT
1 4 (17.39%) Qt
2 3 (13.04%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
3 1 (4.35%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Computer Science
2 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
3 5 (21.74%) Physics
4 4 (17.39%) Data Structures
4 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Android
1 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
3 4 (17.39%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) OOD
3 4 (17.39%) Game Development
4 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 3 (13.04%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) C++
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) C
6 2 (8.70%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago