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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 76 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 49 44 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.70% 2.72% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 2.85% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 27
Average salary £19,500 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £18,206
10% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1748 1543 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.26% 95.36% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1372 1315
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 23 July 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Bristol

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 65 (64.36%) Degree
2 57 (56.44%) Computer Science
3 36 (35.64%) Java
4 35 (34.65%) Software Engineering
5 33 (32.67%) SQL
6 25 (24.75%) .NET
7 24 (23.76%) Unit Testing
8 22 (21.78%) C#
9 21 (20.79%) C++
10 19 (18.81%) HTML
10 19 (18.81%) ASP.NET
10 19 (18.81%) QA
11 18 (17.82%) CSS
11 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
12 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
12 17 (16.83%) OO
13 16 (15.84%) Finance
14 15 (14.85%) Oracle
15 14 (13.86%) jQuery
16 13 (12.87%) PHP
17 11 (10.89%) Windows
18 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
18 10 (9.90%) XML
18 10 (9.90%) Games
19 9 (8.91%) MySQL
19 9 (8.91%) Git (software)
19 9 (8.91%) PHPUnit
19 9 (8.91%) OO PHP
20 8 (7.92%) Social Network
21 7 (6.93%) Relational Database

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5 (4.95%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.97%) Apache
2 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.99%) CMS
4 1 (0.99%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.99%) Mule
4 1 (0.99%) Confluence
4 1 (0.99%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) MySQL
3 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.93%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.99%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Git (software)
1 9 (8.91%) PHPUnit
2 6 (5.94%) JUnit
3 1 (0.99%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.99%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.99%) Maven
3 1 (0.99%) Checkstyle
3 1 (0.99%) JIRA
3 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.99%) EasyMock
3 1 (0.99%) Mockito
3 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.99%) Hudson
3 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.99%) FindBugs
3 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.99%) Ant
General
1 16 (15.84%) Finance
2 10 (9.90%) Games
3 5 (4.95%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Marketing
4 2 (1.98%) Automotive
5 1 (0.99%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.75%) .NET
2 19 (18.81%) ASP.NET
2 19 (18.81%) HTML
3 18 (17.82%) CSS
4 14 (13.86%) jQuery
5 10 (9.90%) XML
6 6 (5.94%) J2EE
6 6 (5.94%) Spring
6 6 (5.94%) JSF
7 5 (4.95%) DirectX
7 5 (4.95%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.95%) Qt
8 4 (3.96%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.96%) JSP
9 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (2.97%) Reactive Extensions
9 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (2.97%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 57 (56.44%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) Social Network
3 5 (4.95%) Physics
4 3 (2.97%) Replication
4 3 (2.97%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.98%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.89%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) UNIX
3 3 (2.97%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) Software Engineering
2 24 (23.76%) Unit Testing
3 17 (16.83%) OO
4 9 (8.91%) OO PHP
5 7 (6.93%) MVC
6 6 (5.94%) Project Management
6 6 (5.94%) Data Analysis
6 6 (5.94%) Business Development
7 5 (4.95%) Software Testing
7 5 (4.95%) Game Development
7 5 (4.95%) Data Modelling
7 5 (4.95%) OOD
7 5 (4.95%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (4.95%) Computer Forensics
8 4 (3.96%) UML
8 4 (3.96%) Content Management
9 3 (2.97%) CQRS
9 3 (2.97%) Web Development
9 3 (2.97%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (2.97%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (35.64%) Java
2 33 (32.67%) SQL
3 22 (21.78%) C#
4 21 (20.79%) C++
5 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
6 13 (12.87%) PHP
7 7 (6.93%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.97%) C
8 3 (2.97%) VB
9 1 (0.99%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.99%) VB6
9 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (64.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) HND
2 3 (2.97%) MCT
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.81%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (14.85%) Oracle
2 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.97%) JBoss
4 2 (1.98%) Sybase
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco
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Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 per annum + OTE of £30K
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Blue Town Online
Salary: £22k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol ( P O Boxes)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum, Benefits: basic + commission ote yr1 35-50K
Posted: 26 days ago