The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 81 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 54 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.99% 1.58% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 1.63% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 54 29 36
Average salary £24,250 £22,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
1752 1905 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.96% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1570 1413
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 46 (49.46%) Degree
2 43 (46.24%) SQL
3 39 (41.94%) Java
4 36 (38.71%) SQL Server
5 31 (33.33%) C#
6 30 (32.26%) Computer Science
7 28 (30.11%) .NET
7 28 (30.11%) XML
7 28 (30.11%) MVC
8 26 (27.96%) Mathematics
9 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET
10 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
10 23 (24.73%) Finance
11 21 (22.58%) C++
12 20 (21.51%) TDD
12 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
13 19 (20.43%) .NET Framework
13 19 (20.43%) OO
14 18 (19.35%) Internet
15 17 (18.28%) Software Engineering
16 16 (17.20%) RESTful
16 16 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (17.20%) Web Application Development
17 15 (16.13%) Node.js
17 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
17 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 15 (16.13%) BDD
17 15 (16.13%) NoSQL
17 15 (16.13%) Ruby

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (16.13%) Node.js
2 12 (12.90%) WebLogic
2 12 (12.90%) WebSphere
3 11 (11.83%) JBoss
4 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.38%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.08%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) SaaS
2 5 (5.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.35%) Internet
2 5 (5.38%) Skype
2 5 (5.38%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.13%) NoSQL
2 15 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.83%) RDBMS
5 7 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.30%) MySQL
7 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.08%) GIS
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.60%) JUnit
3 7 (7.53%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.38%) Ant
4 5 (5.38%) Maven
5 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.15%) Subversion
6 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 23 (24.73%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Billing
3 5 (5.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.11%) .NET
1 28 (30.11%) XML
2 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET
3 19 (20.43%) .NET Framework
4 16 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (17.20%) RESTful
5 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (15.05%) CSS
7 13 (13.98%) HTML
8 10 (10.75%) Web Services
9 8 (8.60%) Spring
10 7 (7.53%) HTML5
11 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.38%) J2EE
11 5 (5.38%) JMS
11 5 (5.38%) jQuery
11 5 (5.38%) REST
11 5 (5.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 26 (27.96%) Mathematics
3 7 (7.53%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.45%) Replication
5 5 (5.38%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (5.38%) N-Tier
6 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.30%) Physics
7 3 (3.23%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Android
1 7 (7.53%) Apple iOS
1 7 (7.53%) Unix
2 5 (5.38%) Windows
3 3 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.08%) AIX
4 1 (1.08%) HPUX
4 1 (1.08%) Solaris
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) MVC
2 20 (21.51%) TDD
3 19 (20.43%) OO
4 17 (18.28%) Software Engineering
5 16 (17.20%) Web Application Development
6 15 (16.13%) BDD
7 13 (13.98%) SDLC
8 6 (6.45%) CRM
8 6 (6.45%) ITIL
8 6 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.45%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.38%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (5.38%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.23%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.23%) Web Development
11 2 (2.15%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.15%) CAD
11 2 (2.15%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (2.15%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (46.24%) SQL
2 39 (41.94%) Java
3 31 (33.33%) C#
4 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
5 21 (22.58%) C++
6 15 (16.13%) Ruby
7 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.23%) PHP
8 3 (3.23%) VB
8 3 (3.23%) VB6
8 3 (3.23%) VBScript
9 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (49.46%) Degree
2 6 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.08%) CCNA
3 1 (1.08%) CCNP
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.08%) CISM
3 1 (1.08%) CISSP
3 1 (1.08%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (1.08%) ISEB
3 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.08%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (1.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) MetaFrame
2 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Oracle
2 11 (11.83%) Sybase
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.45%) BEA
5 1 (1.08%) Actuate
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco
5 1 (1.08%) Citrix
5 1 (1.08%) IBM
5 1 (1.08%) Sun
5 1 (1.08%) webMethods
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