The median annual salary for a Graduate was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
South West / Bristol
Rank 61 82 96
Rank change year-on-year +21 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 75 50 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.11% 2.69% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 2.79% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 39 49 34
Median salary £25,000 £26,000 £23,125
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% +12.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £27,050
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

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 1772 1794 1891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.04% 96.61% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1571 1589
Median salary £43,500 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.07% +0.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Bristol

Graduate
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Bristol

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Bristol over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Bristol

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Graduate 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 in the job title.

1 113 (72.90%) Java
2 106 (68.39%) C++
2 106 (68.39%) Computer Science
3 101 (65.16%) SQL
4 94 (60.65%) XML
5 92 (59.35%) Mathematics
6 90 (58.06%) OO
7 89 (57.42%) SDLC
8 33 (21.29%) Degree
9 28 (18.06%) C#
10 25 (16.13%) Software Engineering
11 24 (15.48%) .NET
12 20 (12.90%) SQL Server
12 20 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (12.26%) ASP.NET
14 16 (10.32%) WCF
15 14 (9.03%) TDD
15 14 (9.03%) MVC
16 13 (8.39%) .NET Framework
16 13 (8.39%) Oracle
17 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (7.74%) Web Application Development
17 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 10 (6.45%) Python
18 10 (6.45%) Windows
18 10 (6.45%) Internet
19 9 (5.81%) C
20 8 (5.16%) Artificial Intelligence
20 8 (5.16%) 3D Graphics
20 8 (5.16%) Games

Graduate 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.58%) WebLogic
1 4 (2.58%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Maximo
2 1 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) IaaS
1 4 (2.58%) PaaS
1 4 (2.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.45%) Internet
2 4 (2.58%) Firewall
2 4 (2.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.52%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (2.58%) GIS
4 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.87%) Moq
2 6 (3.87%) MSTest
2 6 (3.87%) NUnit
3 5 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (5.16%) Games
2 6 (3.87%) Aerospace
2 6 (3.87%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.23%) Finance
4 4 (2.58%) French Language
4 4 (2.58%) German Language
5 2 (1.29%) Military
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (60.65%) XML
2 24 (15.48%) .NET
3 19 (12.26%) ASP.NET
4 16 (10.32%) WCF
5 13 (8.39%) .NET Framework
6 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 8 (5.16%) Theano
7 8 (5.16%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 7 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (4.52%) Code First Entity Framework
8 7 (4.52%) Entity Framework
8 7 (4.52%) HTML
8 7 (4.52%) Node.js
8 7 (4.52%) RESTful
9 5 (3.23%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (3.23%) Ninject
9 5 (3.23%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (3.23%) WinForms
9 5 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 106 (68.39%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.16%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.58%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (2.58%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.45%) Windows
2 4 (2.58%) AIX
2 4 (2.58%) HPUX
2 4 (2.58%) Linux
2 4 (2.58%) Solaris
2 4 (2.58%) Unix
2 4 (2.58%) Windows 2000
2 4 (2.58%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (2.58%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.29%) Android
3 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (59.35%) Mathematics
2 90 (58.06%) OO
3 89 (57.42%) SDLC
4 25 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 20 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.03%) MVC
6 14 (9.03%) TDD
7 12 (7.74%) Web Application Development
8 8 (5.16%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (5.16%) Bayesian Methods
8 8 (5.16%) Computer Vision
8 8 (5.16%) Deep Learning
8 8 (5.16%) Game Theory
8 8 (5.16%) Machine Learning
9 7 (4.52%) BDD
9 7 (4.52%) Time Management
10 6 (3.87%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (3.87%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (3.87%) Scrum
11 5 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 113 (72.90%) Java
2 106 (68.39%) C++
3 101 (65.16%) SQL
4 28 (18.06%) C#
5 10 (6.45%) Python
6 9 (5.81%) C
7 8 (5.16%) Fortran
7 8 (5.16%) Scala
8 7 (4.52%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.52%) Ruby
9 5 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.65%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (21.29%) Degree
2 8 (5.16%) PhD
2 8 (5.16%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.58%) MCP
3 4 (2.58%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) SLA
2 2 (1.29%) PMO
2 2 (1.29%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.58%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.58%) MetaFrame
1 4 (2.58%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 13 (8.39%) Oracle
2 4 (2.58%) Actuate
2 4 (2.58%) BEA
2 4 (2.58%) Citrix
2 4 (2.58%) IBM
2 4 (2.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.58%) Sun
2 4 (2.58%) webMethods
3 1 (0.65%) HP
3 1 (0.65%) SAP
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