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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 89 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 36 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.14% 2.58% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.64% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 43
Median salary £26,000 £24,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,500 £27,900
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1621 1895 1987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.32% 97.68% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 1652 1603
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 30 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 58 (64.44%) Degree
2 39 (43.33%) Java
3 36 (40.00%) MVC
4 30 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 30 (33.33%) C#
4 30 (33.33%) SQL
5 29 (32.22%) .NET
6 28 (31.11%) SQL Server
7 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET
8 20 (22.22%) C++
9 19 (21.11%) TDD
9 19 (21.11%) .NET Framework
10 18 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 17 (18.89%) Software Engineering
12 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
12 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
12 16 (17.78%) XML
12 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (15.56%) Ruby
14 13 (14.44%) SQL Server 2014
14 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (14.44%) BDD
14 13 (14.44%) NoSQL
14 13 (14.44%) RESTful
14 13 (14.44%) Node.js
14 13 (14.44%) Web Application Development
14 13 (14.44%) OO
14 13 (14.44%) CSS

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 (14.44%) Node.js
2 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.56%) Skype for Business
2 5 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.33%) JBoss
4 2 (2.22%) OpenROAD
5 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
2 2 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.44%) Internet
2 5 (5.56%) Skype
2 5 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.22%) Intranet
3 2 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.44%) NoSQL
2 13 (14.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.33%) Ant
3 3 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.33%) JUnit
3 3 (3.33%) Maven
3 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.11%) Selenium
General
1 10 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Billing
3 3 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.22%) .NET
2 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET
3 19 (21.11%) .NET Framework
4 16 (17.78%) XML
5 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (14.44%) CSS
5 13 (14.44%) RESTful
6 12 (13.33%) HTML
7 6 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 6 (6.67%) Web Services
7 6 (6.67%) WPF
8 4 (4.44%) J2EE
9 3 (3.33%) Classic ASP
9 3 (3.33%) JMS
9 3 (3.33%) Spring
9 3 (3.33%) WCF
9 3 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 18 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.33%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.22%) Physics
6 1 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Android
1 7 (7.78%) Apple iOS
1 7 (7.78%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Unix
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.00%) MVC
2 19 (21.11%) TDD
3 17 (18.89%) Software Engineering
4 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.44%) BDD
5 13 (14.44%) OO
5 13 (14.44%) Web Application Development
6 9 (10.00%) SDLC
7 6 (6.67%) CRM
7 6 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (6.67%) Test Planning
8 3 (3.33%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (3.33%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.22%) Business Development
9 2 (2.22%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.22%) ITSM
10 1 (1.11%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.11%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (1.11%) Test Management
10 1 (1.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (43.33%) Java
2 30 (33.33%) C#
2 30 (33.33%) SQL
3 20 (22.22%) C++
4 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.56%) Ruby
6 6 (6.67%) Python
6 6 (6.67%) VB
7 4 (4.44%) VBScript
8 3 (3.33%) VB6
9 2 (2.22%) C
9 2 (2.22%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.11%) Perl
10 1 (1.11%) PHP
10 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (64.44%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.11%) ISEB
3 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) Oracle
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.56%) Sybase
4 3 (3.33%) BEA
5 2 (2.22%) CA
5 2 (2.22%) FrontRange
6 1 (1.11%) Citrix
6 1 (1.11%) Civica
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