The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 520 546 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.73% 34.32% 33.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.13% 36.69% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 435 522 482
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,745 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
Developer
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
1726 1488 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.36% 93.53% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1320 1303
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,403 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 444 (39.36%) .NET
2 416 (36.88%) HTML
3 415 (36.79%) C#
4 389 (34.49%) Java
5 379 (33.60%) CSS
6 376 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 331 (29.34%) SQL
7 331 (29.34%) SQL Server
8 303 (26.86%) ASP.NET
9 285 (25.27%) MVC
10 250 (22.16%) PHP
11 240 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
12 223 (19.77%) jQuery
13 201 (17.82%) MySQL
14 197 (17.46%) XML
15 196 (17.38%) Scrum
16 195 (17.29%) Microsoft
17 192 (17.02%) Web Services
18 168 (14.89%) Degree
19 167 (14.80%) Oracle
20 166 (14.72%) TDD
21 158 (14.01%) OO
22 144 (12.77%) Spring
23 136 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
24 131 (11.61%) Linux
25 125 (11.08%) HTML5
26 118 (10.46%) C++
27 117 (10.37%) Software Engineering
28 114 (10.11%) Finance
29 110 (9.75%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 83 (7.36%) SharePoint
2 66 (5.85%) CMS
3 40 (3.55%) WordPress
4 39 (3.46%) Umbraco
5 38 (3.37%) Drupal
6 33 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 31 (2.75%) IIS
8 29 (2.57%) WebLogic
9 27 (2.39%) Node.js
10 19 (1.68%) Apache ServiceMix
11 18 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
12 17 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 17 (1.51%) WebSphere
13 16 (1.42%) Apache
14 13 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (0.98%) Kentico
16 11 (0.98%) Joomla!
17 8 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.10%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.51%) MS Office
4 7 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.53%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.27%) InDesign
7 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.089%) FastStats
8 1 (0.089%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.089%) Revit
8 1 (0.089%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.089%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 33 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (2.84%) Magento
3 23 (2.04%) Shopify
4 9 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.62%) Visualfiles
6 6 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.44%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.27%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.18%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.089%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.089%) Zen Cart
10 1 (0.089%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.95%) SaaS
2 20 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.35%) Basecamp
4 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.089%) Heroku
5 1 (0.089%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.01%) Internet
2 22 (1.95%) HTTP
3 13 (1.15%) Intranet
4 10 (0.89%) NFC
5 8 (0.71%) VoIP
5 8 (0.71%) Asterisk PBX
6 7 (0.62%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.53%) TCAP
7 6 (0.53%) INAP
7 6 (0.53%) SS7
7 6 (0.53%) SIGTRAN
7 6 (0.53%) 4G
8 4 (0.35%) SMS
9 3 (0.27%) Extranet
10 2 (0.18%) DNS
10 2 (0.18%) SSL
11 1 (0.089%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (29.34%) SQL Server
2 201 (17.82%) MySQL
3 73 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 66 (5.85%) Relational Database
5 53 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (4.52%) RDBMS
7 39 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (3.46%) Big Data
8 38 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 37 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
9 37 (3.28%) NoSQL
9 37 (3.28%) MongoDB
10 34 (3.01%) Oracle Database
11 29 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
13 23 (2.04%) Hazelcast
14 21 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
15 19 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (1.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 16 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 80 (7.09%) Git (software)
2 54 (4.79%) JUnit
3 50 (4.43%) Subversion
4 46 (4.08%) Eclipse
5 42 (3.72%) Maven
6 37 (3.28%) Visual Studio
7 30 (2.66%) NUnit
8 29 (2.57%) Moq
9 28 (2.48%) Rhino Mocks
10 25 (2.22%) MSTest
11 23 (2.04%) Ant
12 21 (1.86%) PHPUnit
13 20 (1.77%) Jenkins
14 16 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (1.33%) Selenium
16 11 (0.98%) Hudson
17 10 (0.89%) JDeveloper
18 7 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 7 (0.62%) Xcode
18 7 (0.62%) NetBeans
General
1 114 (10.11%) Finance
2 61 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 46 (4.08%) Advertising
4 38 (3.37%) Marketing
5 32 (2.84%) Retail
6 28 (2.48%) Games
7 23 (2.04%) Banking
8 15 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.33%) Electronics
9 8 (0.71%) Automotive
9 8 (0.71%) Law
10 6 (0.53%) Back Office
11 5 (0.44%) Legal
11 5 (0.44%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.35%) Publishing
13 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.089%) Billing
14 1 (0.089%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.089%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (39.36%) .NET
2 416 (36.88%) HTML
3 379 (33.60%) CSS
4 303 (26.86%) ASP.NET
5 223 (19.77%) jQuery
6 197 (17.46%) XML
7 192 (17.02%) Web Services
8 144 (12.77%) Spring
9 136 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 125 (11.08%) HTML5
11 99 (8.78%) .NET Framework
11 99 (8.78%) J2EE
12 93 (8.24%) WCF
13 88 (7.80%) Ajax
14 80 (7.09%) RESTful
15 75 (6.65%) JSON
16 67 (5.94%) Hibernate
17 61 (5.41%) XHTML
18 55 (4.88%) CSS3
19 54 (4.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (8.60%) Mobile App
2 93 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 60 (5.32%) Open Source
4 49 (4.34%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (2.84%) Mathematics
6 31 (2.75%) N-Tier
7 29 (2.57%) Digital Media
8 28 (2.48%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (2.30%) iPhone
10 20 (1.77%) iPad
11 15 (1.33%) Social Media
12 14 (1.24%) W3C
12 14 (1.24%) Blackberry
12 14 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 14 (1.24%) Xbox
13 13 (1.15%) GIS
14 11 (0.98%) Visualisation
15 10 (0.89%) Web 2.0
16 9 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
16 9 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 131 (11.61%) Linux
2 85 (7.54%) Apple iOS
3 68 (6.03%) Android
4 65 (5.76%) Windows
5 19 (1.68%) Mac OS X
6 16 (1.42%) Fedora
6 16 (1.42%) CentOS
7 14 (1.24%) Ubuntu
8 13 (1.15%) UNIX
9 10 (0.89%) Windows Phone
10 8 (0.71%) Solaris
11 5 (0.44%) AIX
12 4 (0.35%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
13 3 (0.27%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (25.27%) MVC
2 240 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (17.38%) Scrum
4 166 (14.72%) TDD
5 158 (14.01%) OO
6 117 (10.37%) Software Engineering
7 110 (9.75%) Web Development
8 105 (9.31%) E-Commerce
9 101 (8.95%) Unit Testing
10 70 (6.21%) iOS Development
11 64 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
12 61 (5.41%) CRM
12 61 (5.41%) OOP
12 61 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
13 49 (4.34%) Web Application Development
14 45 (3.99%) Android Development
15 43 (3.81%) SOA
16 41 (3.63%) MVVM
17 36 (3.19%) Mobile Application Development
18 35 (3.10%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 415 (36.79%) C#
2 389 (34.49%) Java
3 376 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 331 (29.34%) SQL
5 250 (22.16%) PHP
6 118 (10.46%) C++
7 81 (7.18%) VB.NET
8 61 (5.41%) C
9 60 (5.32%) PHP5
10 57 (5.05%) Objective-C
10 57 (5.05%) T-SQL
11 39 (3.46%) Python
12 34 (3.01%) VB
13 33 (2.93%) PL/SQL
14 29 (2.57%) Ruby
15 15 (1.33%) VB6
16 11 (0.98%) VBA
17 10 (0.89%) Perl
18 7 (0.62%) Erlang
19 6 (0.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 168 (14.89%) Degree
2 45 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (3.19%) MCSD
4 28 (2.48%) MCP
5 24 (2.13%) MCAD
5 24 (2.13%) MCTS
6 16 (1.42%) Security Cleared
7 14 (1.24%) SC Cleared
8 12 (1.06%) PhD
9 3 (0.27%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.089%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.10%) QA
2 6 (0.53%) SLA
3 3 (0.27%) GAMP
4 2 (0.18%) WCAG
4 2 (0.18%) WAI
5 1 (0.089%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.089%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (0.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.089%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.089%) Varnish
2 1 (0.089%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.18%) Plesk
2 1 (0.089%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 195 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 167 (14.80%) Oracle
3 75 (6.65%) Zend
4 43 (3.81%) Google
5 35 (3.10%) JBoss
6 29 (2.57%) Apple
7 27 (2.39%) Informatica
8 20 (1.77%) Facebook
9 16 (1.42%) Adobe
9 16 (1.42%) Red Hat
9 16 (1.42%) hybris
10 14 (1.24%) Tableau
11 13 (1.15%) Sitecore
12 11 (0.98%) SAP
12 11 (0.98%) Sage
13 9 (0.80%) Logi Analytics
14 8 (0.71%) Sony
14 8 (0.71%) IBM
14 8 (0.71%) Business Objects
14 8 (0.71%) Sybase
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £40 - £55 per annum + Benefits
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