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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 68 75 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 72 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.83% 2.75% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 2.86% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 64 37 42
Average salary £24,000 £20,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,200 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1817 1746 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.75% 95.99% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1387 1357
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Bristol

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 52 (45.22%) Degree
2 46 (40.00%) Java
3 43 (37.39%) Computer Science
4 30 (26.09%) SQL
5 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
6 28 (24.35%) .NET
6 28 (24.35%) C++
7 25 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 24 (20.87%) C#
9 23 (20.00%) XML
9 23 (20.00%) TDD
10 22 (19.13%) Internet
11 20 (17.39%) MVC
11 20 (17.39%) Ruby
12 18 (15.65%) Node.js
13 17 (14.78%) .NET Framework
13 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET
13 17 (14.78%) Web Application Development
13 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (14.78%) Mathematics
13 17 (14.78%) Git (software)
13 17 (14.78%) RESTful
13 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (14.78%) BDD
13 17 (14.78%) NoSQL
14 16 (13.91%) JavaScript
15 15 (13.04%) HTML
16 12 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (10.43%) SDLC
17 11 (9.57%) Telecoms

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (15.65%) Node.js
2 6 (5.22%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.22%) JBoss
2 6 (5.22%) ColdFusion
2 6 (5.22%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.61%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.87%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.13%) Internet
2 10 (8.70%) DSL
2 10 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.87%) LAN
3 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.78%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.22%) MySQL
4 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.48%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.74%) SSDT
6 1 (0.87%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (14.78%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.35%) JUnit
4 4 (3.48%) Eclipse RCP
4 4 (3.48%) Subversion
5 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.87%) NetBeans
General
1 11 (9.57%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.83%) Finance
3 7 (6.09%) Retail
4 6 (5.22%) Games
5 4 (3.48%) Banking
5 4 (3.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.35%) .NET
2 23 (20.00%) XML
3 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET
3 17 (14.78%) .NET Framework
3 17 (14.78%) RESTful
3 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (13.04%) HTML
5 10 (8.70%) Web Services
6 7 (6.09%) CSS
7 6 (5.22%) LAMP
8 5 (4.35%) Hibernate
9 4 (3.48%) Spring
9 4 (3.48%) SWT
9 4 (3.48%) GWT
9 4 (3.48%) Qt
9 4 (3.48%) Struts
9 4 (3.48%) DirectX
10 2 (1.74%) MDX
11 1 (0.87%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 43 (37.39%) Computer Science
2 17 (14.78%) Mathematics
3 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.22%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.35%) Physics
6 3 (2.61%) Replication
7 2 (1.74%) Statistics
8 1 (0.87%) Animation
8 1 (0.87%) Photography
8 1 (0.87%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.87%) Economics
8 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.83%) Linux
2 4 (3.48%) UNIX
3 3 (2.61%) Windows
4 2 (1.74%) Android
4 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.74%) Software Engineering
2 23 (20.00%) TDD
3 20 (17.39%) MVC
4 17 (14.78%) BDD
4 17 (14.78%) Web Application Development
5 12 (10.43%) SDLC
5 12 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.57%) OO
7 10 (8.70%) Network Management
8 7 (6.09%) OOD
9 6 (5.22%) Software Testing
9 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.22%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.35%) Data Modelling
10 5 (4.35%) Game Development
10 5 (4.35%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (3.48%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (2.61%) Multithreading
13 2 (1.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (1.74%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.00%) Java
2 30 (26.09%) SQL
3 28 (24.35%) C++
4 24 (20.87%) C#
5 20 (17.39%) Ruby
6 16 (13.91%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.70%) C
8 6 (5.22%) PHP
8 6 (5.22%) Objective-C
8 6 (5.22%) Python
9 3 (2.61%) Scala
9 3 (2.61%) Perl
10 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.87%) R
11 1 (0.87%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 52 (45.22%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (7.83%) Oracle
2 4 (3.48%) Sybase
2 4 (3.48%) Microsoft
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