Period
to 23 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate Software Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 159 192
Rank change year-on-year +42 +33 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 84 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.22% 0.69% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 0.71% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 75 8 11
Bristol median annual salary £25,000 £23,250 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +1.09% -5.15%
10th Percentile £19,300 £21,250 £20,625
90th Percentile £28,150 £24,000 £27,500
South West median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3687 3092 3660
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.51% 96.99% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3068 2688 3162
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,875 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

Graduate Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Graduate Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Developer in Bristol

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer in Bristol.

Salary trend for Graduate Software Developer in Bristol

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate Software Developer in Bristol

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, Graduate Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 79 (94.05%) Java
2 65 (77.38%) Computer Science
3 55 (65.48%) Mathematics
4 45 (53.57%) Degree
5 41 (48.81%) C++
6 37 (44.05%) .NET
7 36 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 33 (39.29%) OO
8 33 (39.29%) Oracle
8 33 (39.29%) SQL Server
9 30 (35.71%) SQL
10 28 (33.33%) J2EE
10 28 (33.33%) RDBMS
10 28 (33.33%) Oracle Database
10 28 (33.33%) Relational Database
11 26 (30.95%) SDLC
11 26 (30.95%) XML
12 23 (27.38%) Unit Testing
13 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
14 21 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
15 17 (20.24%) Python
16 14 (16.67%) HTML
17 13 (15.48%) C#
17 13 (15.48%) Computer Science Degree
18 12 (14.29%) CSS
18 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
19 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET
20 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
21 7 (8.33%) OOP
21 7 (8.33%) Finance

Graduate Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) HTTP
1 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 28 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 28 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 28 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Electronics
2 2 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (44.05%) .NET
2 28 (33.33%) J2EE
3 26 (30.95%) XML
4 14 (16.67%) HTML
5 12 (14.29%) CSS
6 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.95%) jQuery
8 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 65 (77.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.19%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (65.48%) Mathematics
2 33 (39.29%) OO
3 26 (30.95%) SDLC
4 23 (27.38%) Unit Testing
5 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.33%) OOP
8 5 (5.95%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.57%) CRM
9 3 (3.57%) MVC
10 2 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.38%) TDD
10 2 (2.38%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.38%) Work Breakdown Structure
11 1 (1.19%) Cybersecurity
11 1 (1.19%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (94.05%) Java
2 41 (48.81%) C++
3 30 (35.71%) SQL
4 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
5 17 (20.24%) Python
6 13 (15.48%) C#
7 5 (5.95%) Perl
8 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (53.57%) Degree
2 21 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
3 13 (15.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (7.14%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 36 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 33 (39.29%) Oracle