The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 77 64 73
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 46 67 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.31% 3.70% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 3.82% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 41 64 34
Average salary £21,000 £21,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.12%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1924 1755 1743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.73% 96.85% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1506 1525
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Graduate
South West

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Bristol

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Graduate 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 in their job title.

1 52 (57.78%) Degree
2 46 (51.11%) Computer Science
3 45 (50.00%) SQL
4 30 (33.33%) C#
5 26 (28.89%) Software Engineering
6 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 24 (26.67%) OO
7 23 (25.56%) Java
8 22 (24.44%) HTML
9 21 (23.33%) .NET
10 19 (21.11%) CSS
11 18 (20.00%) PHP
11 18 (20.00%) C++
12 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET
13 15 (16.67%) Windows
13 15 (16.67%) jQuery
14 14 (15.56%) Git (software)
14 14 (15.56%) PHPUnit
14 14 (15.56%) OO PHP
14 14 (15.56%) MySQL
14 14 (15.56%) Oracle
15 11 (12.22%) C
16 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
16 10 (11.11%) Marketing
16 10 (11.11%) MVC
17 9 (10.00%) Finance
18 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 8 (8.89%) Management Information System
18 8 (8.89%) Unit Testing

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Graduate 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.44%) WebSphere
1 4 (4.44%) CMS
2 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.22%) Apache
2 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.11%) Mule
3 1 (1.11%) Confluence
3 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (3.33%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) MySQL
2 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (8.89%) QlikView
4 5 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.11%) MS Access
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Git (software)
1 14 (15.56%) PHPUnit
2 2 (2.22%) Eclipse RCP
2 2 (2.22%) JUnit
2 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.11%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.11%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.11%) Ant
3 1 (1.11%) Maven
3 1 (1.11%) Checkstyle
3 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.11%) FindBugs
3 1 (1.11%) EasyMock
3 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.11%) Mockito
3 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.11%) Hudson
3 1 (1.11%) JIRA
3 1 (1.11%) Selenium
3 1 (1.11%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (11.11%) Marketing
2 9 (10.00%) Finance
3 6 (6.67%) Automotive
4 5 (5.56%) Games
4 5 (5.56%) Retail
5 4 (4.44%) Banking
5 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.44%) Advertising
5 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.22%) French Language
7 1 (1.11%) Law
7 1 (1.11%) Legal
7 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) HTML
2 21 (23.33%) .NET
3 19 (21.11%) CSS
4 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET
5 15 (16.67%) jQuery
6 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (5.56%) STL
7 5 (5.56%) XML
8 4 (4.44%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.44%) COM+
9 3 (3.33%) JSP
10 2 (2.22%) LINQ
10 2 (2.22%) GWT
10 2 (2.22%) SWT
10 2 (2.22%) Reactive Extensions
10 2 (2.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.22%) Spring
10 2 (2.22%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (51.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.44%) Data Extraction
4 4 (4.44%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.22%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.22%) Replication
6 1 (1.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
2 2 (2.22%) UNIX
3 1 (1.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.89%) Software Engineering
2 24 (26.67%) OO
3 14 (15.56%) OO PHP
4 10 (11.11%) MVC
5 8 (8.89%) Unit Testing
5 8 (8.89%) Campaign Management
6 5 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 5 (5.56%) Game Development
7 4 (4.44%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.44%) ETL
7 4 (4.44%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.33%) UML
8 3 (3.33%) OOP
8 3 (3.33%) Content Management
9 2 (2.22%) Refactoring
9 2 (2.22%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (2.22%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.22%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.00%) SQL
2 30 (33.33%) C#
3 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 23 (25.56%) Java
5 18 (20.00%) PHP
5 18 (20.00%) C++
6 11 (12.22%) C
7 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.33%) VB
10 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.11%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 52 (57.78%) Degree
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.67%) MCT
3 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.56%) Oracle
3 4 (4.44%) Tableau
3 4 (4.44%) Unica
3 4 (4.44%) Neolane
3 4 (4.44%) Cisco
3 4 (4.44%) Cognos
4 3 (3.33%) JBoss
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £23000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits + training + progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: £27,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Everything Everywhere
Salary: £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £50000 per annum + Commision, Car
Posted: 23 days ago