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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 82 78 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 44 46 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.15% 2.32% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.39% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 64
Average salary £24,875 £21,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £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
1970 1921 1755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.47% 96.78% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1565 1506
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015, 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 38 (53.52%) Degree
2 26 (36.62%) Computer Science
2 26 (36.62%) Java
3 24 (33.80%) .NET
4 21 (29.58%) Software Engineering
5 20 (28.17%) C#
6 18 (25.35%) SQL
7 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
8 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
9 12 (16.90%) C++
9 12 (16.90%) Unit Testing
10 10 (14.08%) Mathematics
10 10 (14.08%) Network Management
10 10 (14.08%) QA
10 10 (14.08%) XML
10 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
10 10 (14.08%) Internet
10 10 (14.08%) DSL
10 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
11 9 (12.68%) OO
11 9 (12.68%) Ruby
11 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.27%) TDD
13 7 (9.86%) MVC
13 7 (9.86%) Web Services
13 7 (9.86%) Retail
13 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
13 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (8.45%) Web Application Development
14 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 6 (8.45%) Node.js
2 2 (2.82%) SAS
3 1 (1.41%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) WordPress
3 1 (1.41%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
1 10 (14.08%) Internet
1 10 (14.08%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.82%) SSDT
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.23%) JUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.86%) Retail
3 6 (8.45%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Games
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) .NET
2 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
3 10 (14.08%) XML
4 7 (9.86%) Web Services
4 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
4 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (8.45%) jQuery
5 6 (8.45%) RESTful
5 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (5.63%) WCF
6 4 (5.63%) CSS
7 3 (4.23%) HTML
7 3 (4.23%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.82%) Spring
8 2 (2.82%) JSF
8 2 (2.82%) MDX
8 2 (2.82%) J2EE
9 1 (1.41%) LAMP
9 1 (1.41%) HTML5
9 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.62%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.08%) Mathematics
3 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Statistics
5 1 (1.41%) Economics
5 1 (1.41%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Android
2 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) Software Engineering
2 12 (16.90%) Unit Testing
3 10 (14.08%) Network Management
4 9 (12.68%) OO
5 8 (11.27%) TDD
6 7 (9.86%) MVC
7 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.45%) BDD
7 6 (8.45%) Web Application Development
8 4 (5.63%) Software Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.82%) Pair Programming
10 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.82%) Project Management
10 2 (2.82%) User Stories
10 2 (2.82%) CRUD
10 2 (2.82%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.41%) OOD
11 1 (1.41%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) Java
2 20 (28.17%) C#
3 18 (25.35%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) C++
5 9 (12.68%) Ruby
6 5 (7.04%) Python
6 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.63%) C
7 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.23%) Scala
8 3 (4.23%) Perl
9 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.41%) R
10 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (53.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Oracle
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
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