The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 87 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 44 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.44% 2.08% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 2.13% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 39
Median salary £26,000 £25,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Graduate
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
1737 1968 1965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.29% 97.52% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1529 1661 1592
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Graduate
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Bristol

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Graduate 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 Bristol region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 57 (60.64%) Degree
2 42 (44.68%) Java
3 37 (39.36%) SQL
4 33 (35.11%) MVC
5 32 (34.04%) Mathematics
6 30 (31.91%) SQL Server
7 27 (28.72%) .NET
8 25 (26.60%) C#
9 23 (24.47%) Computer Science
10 22 (23.40%) ASP.NET
11 21 (22.34%) XML
11 21 (22.34%) C++
12 20 (21.28%) TDD
13 19 (20.21%) .NET Framework
14 18 (19.15%) Git (software)
15 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
15 17 (18.09%) OO
16 16 (17.02%) Finance
16 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (15.96%) Software Engineering
17 15 (15.96%) CSS
18 14 (14.89%) HTML
18 14 (14.89%) Internet
18 14 (14.89%) Ruby
18 14 (14.89%) RESTful
19 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
19 13 (13.83%) BDD
19 13 (13.83%) NoSQL
19 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET Web API
19 13 (13.83%) Web Application Development

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 13 (13.83%) Node.js
2 8 (8.51%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.51%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.45%) JBoss
4 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.32%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.06%) OpenROAD
5 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Office 365
2 4 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.89%) Internet
2 5 (5.32%) Skype
2 5 (5.32%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.13%) Wireless
4 1 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.83%) NoSQL
2 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (9.57%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (8.51%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.51%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.38%) JUnit
2 6 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.32%) Ant
3 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.32%) Maven
4 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Selenium
General
1 16 (17.02%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Billing
2 5 (5.32%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Marketing
4 2 (2.13%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.72%) .NET
2 22 (23.40%) ASP.NET
3 21 (22.34%) XML
4 19 (20.21%) .NET Framework
5 15 (15.96%) CSS
6 14 (14.89%) HTML
6 14 (14.89%) RESTful
7 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (7.45%) Web Services
9 6 (6.38%) Entity Framework
9 6 (6.38%) Spring
9 6 (6.38%) WPF
10 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.32%) HTML5
10 5 (5.32%) JMS
10 5 (5.32%) REST
10 5 (5.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.04%) Mathematics
2 23 (24.47%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.32%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (5.32%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.19%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.19%) Physics
6 2 (2.13%) Replication
7 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Linux
2 6 (6.38%) Android
2 6 (6.38%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.26%) Unix
4 2 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.11%) MVC
2 20 (21.28%) TDD
3 17 (18.09%) OO
4 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (15.96%) Software Engineering
6 13 (13.83%) BDD
6 13 (13.83%) Web Application Development
7 12 (12.77%) SDLC
8 6 (6.38%) CRM
8 6 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (6.38%) Test Planning
9 5 (5.32%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.19%) ITIL
10 3 (3.19%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.13%) Business Development
11 2 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (1.06%) Data Visualisation
12 1 (1.06%) Mentoring
12 1 (1.06%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 42 (44.68%) Java
2 37 (39.36%) SQL
3 25 (26.60%) C#
4 21 (22.34%) C++
5 17 (18.09%) JavaScript
6 14 (14.89%) Ruby
7 5 (5.32%) Python
7 5 (5.32%) VB
8 4 (4.26%) VBScript
9 3 (3.19%) VB6
10 2 (2.13%) C
10 2 (2.13%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.06%) Perl
11 1 (1.06%) PHP
11 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (60.64%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.06%) CCNA
3 1 (1.06%) CCNP
3 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.06%) ISEB
3 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle
2 8 (8.51%) Sybase
3 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.32%) BEA
5 1 (1.06%) CA
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco
5 1 (1.06%) Citrix
5 1 (1.06%) Civica
5 1 (1.06%) FrontRange
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