The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Engineer was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate Software Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 120 130 123
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 11 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.60% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.28% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 6
Median salary £28,000 £27,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £23,125
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +13.20% -  

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 1783 1789 1872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.01% 96.60% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1567 1573
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (73.33%) C++
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
6 4 (26.67%) IaaS
6 4 (26.67%) Scala
6 4 (26.67%) SaaS
6 4 (26.67%) PaaS
6 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) C
6 4 (26.67%) PhD
6 4 (26.67%) Fortran
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (26.67%) Games
6 4 (26.67%) Deep Learning
6 4 (26.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 4 (26.67%) Bayesian Methods
6 4 (26.67%) Game Theory
6 4 (26.67%) Theano
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Vision
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
8 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS

Graduate Software Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
1 4 (26.67%) PaaS
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
General
1 4 (26.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) Theano
2 4 (26.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Bayesian Methods
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Vision
2 4 (26.67%) Deep Learning
2 4 (26.67%) Game Theory
2 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
3 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C++
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) C
4 4 (26.67%) Fortran
4 4 (26.67%) Scala
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) PhD
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle