The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Engineer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Graduate Software Engineer
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 116 130
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 11 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.60% 0.25% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.26% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 9
Median salary £22,500 £29,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.41% +20.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -5.45% +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1788 1556 1891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.17% 96.95% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1496 1353 1640
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Engineer in Bristol

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Graduate Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 14 (63.64%) C++
4 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
5 8 (36.36%) Python
6 7 (31.82%) C
7 6 (27.27%) C#
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) Fortran
8 4 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (18.18%) Games
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) PhD
8 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) Scala
8 4 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (18.18%) Machine Learning
8 4 (18.18%) Computer Vision
8 4 (18.18%) Theano
8 4 (18.18%) Deep Learning
8 4 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 4 (18.18%) Bayesian Methods
8 4 (18.18%) Game Theory
8 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
10 2 (9.09%) Oracle
10 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (9.09%) IaaS
10 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity

Graduate Software Engineer 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) IaaS
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) French Language
2 1 (4.55%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) Natural Language Processing
1 4 (18.18%) Theano
1 4 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (4.55%) GWT
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) MyBatis
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Struts
2 1 (4.55%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Android
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Bayesian Methods
3 4 (18.18%) Computer Vision
3 4 (18.18%) Deep Learning
3 4 (18.18%) Game Theory
3 4 (18.18%) Machine Learning
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) C++
3 8 (36.36%) Python
4 7 (31.82%) C
5 6 (27.27%) C#
6 4 (18.18%) Fortran
6 4 (18.18%) Scala
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (18.18%) PhD
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
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