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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 757 528 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 40.31% 29.03% 34.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.66% 30.24% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 719 450 532
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
1817 1746 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.75% 95.99% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1387 1357
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Developer
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £22,500 -
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 633 (43.54%) JavaScript
2 580 (39.89%) HTML
3 575 (39.55%) Agile Software Development
4 554 (38.10%) CSS
5 528 (36.31%) .NET
6 466 (32.05%) SQL
7 457 (31.43%) Java
8 435 (29.92%) C#
9 386 (26.55%) SQL Server
10 345 (23.73%) MVC
11 316 (21.73%) ASP.NET
12 278 (19.12%) TDD
13 265 (18.23%) jQuery
14 247 (16.99%) PHP
15 236 (16.23%) Software Engineering
16 229 (15.75%) HTML5
17 227 (15.61%) Finance
18 218 (14.99%) Degree
19 217 (14.92%) Git (software)
20 198 (13.62%) OO
21 197 (13.55%) Oracle
22 193 (13.27%) Web Services
23 190 (13.07%) XML
24 177 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC
25 172 (11.83%) Node.js
26 165 (11.35%) CSS3
27 164 (11.28%) Spring
28 162 (11.14%) MySQL
29 160 (11.00%) Scrum
30 156 (10.73%) Linux

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 172 (11.83%) Node.js
2 65 (4.47%) Tomcat
3 51 (3.51%) CMS
4 41 (2.82%) Apache
5 38 (2.61%) JBoss
5 38 (2.61%) Drupal
6 28 (1.93%) Umbraco
7 27 (1.86%) WordPress
8 22 (1.51%) WebLogic
8 22 (1.51%) SharePoint
9 19 (1.31%) WebSphere
10 15 (1.03%) nginx
11 14 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (0.89%) OpenStack
12 13 (0.89%) MQSeries
13 11 (0.76%) ArcGIS
14 9 (0.62%) Mule
14 9 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (0.62%) Mule ESB
15 8 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 90 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.65%) MS Office
3 22 (1.51%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.55%) InfoPath
5 7 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.21%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.069%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 19 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle SCM
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.069%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.31%) SaaS
4 13 (0.89%) Google App Engine
4 13 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.28%) GitHub
6 4 (0.28%) IaaS
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 88 (6.05%) Internet
2 66 (4.54%) HTTP
3 5 (0.34%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.21%) DLNA
5 1 (0.069%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (26.55%) SQL Server
2 162 (11.14%) MySQL
3 80 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 50 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 48 (3.30%) NoSQL
6 48 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (2.48%) Relational Database
8 35 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 35 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 32 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (2.20%) Oracle Database
10 21 (1.44%) Big Data
10 21 (1.44%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.10%) SQLite
12 15 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 217 (14.92%) Git (software)
2 105 (7.22%) Subversion
3 100 (6.88%) JUnit
4 72 (4.95%) Eclipse
5 55 (3.78%) Cucumber
6 48 (3.30%) Maven
7 46 (3.16%) Visual Studio
8 41 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 35 (2.41%) Selenium
10 31 (2.13%) Jenkins
11 29 (1.99%) Ant
11 29 (1.99%) Xcode
12 23 (1.58%) Oracle APEX
13 22 (1.51%) JBehave
14 20 (1.38%) JIRA
14 20 (1.38%) Mockito
15 19 (1.31%) Artifactory
16 18 (1.24%) Spock
17 16 (1.10%) WebDriver
18 14 (0.96%) EasyMock
General
1 227 (15.61%) Finance
2 111 (7.63%) Telecoms
3 74 (5.09%) Advertising
4 58 (3.99%) Banking
5 57 (3.92%) Marketing
6 45 (3.09%) Games
7 29 (1.99%) Electronics
8 27 (1.86%) Back Office
8 27 (1.86%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.38%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.24%) Retail
11 8 (0.55%) Publishing
12 6 (0.41%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.41%) Law
13 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.28%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.21%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.069%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.069%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.069%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 580 (39.89%) HTML
2 554 (38.10%) CSS
3 528 (36.31%) .NET
4 316 (21.73%) ASP.NET
5 265 (18.23%) jQuery
6 229 (15.75%) HTML5
7 193 (13.27%) Web Services
8 190 (13.07%) XML
9 177 (12.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 165 (11.35%) CSS3
11 164 (11.28%) Spring
12 150 (10.32%) RESTful
13 129 (8.87%) Hibernate
14 120 (8.25%) AngularJS
15 106 (7.29%) Ajax
16 95 (6.53%) J2EE
17 94 (6.46%) JSON
17 94 (6.46%) KnockoutJS
18 91 (6.26%) .NET Framework
19 85 (5.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 113 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 96 (6.60%) User Experience
3 65 (4.47%) Digital Media
4 61 (4.20%) Mobile App
5 47 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 40 (2.75%) Xbox
8 36 (2.48%) Mathematics
9 32 (2.20%) iPhone
9 32 (2.20%) iPad
10 30 (2.06%) Data Structures
10 30 (2.06%) Streaming Music
11 28 (1.93%) Smartphone
12 25 (1.72%) Algorithms
13 19 (1.31%) DTV
14 15 (1.03%) N-Tier
15 14 (0.96%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.89%) W3C
17 12 (0.83%) GIS
18 11 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 156 (10.73%) Linux
2 132 (9.08%) Apple iOS
3 122 (8.39%) Android
4 105 (7.22%) Windows
5 41 (2.82%) Windows Phone
6 30 (2.06%) Windows 8
7 27 (1.86%) UNIX
8 6 (0.41%) Windows Phone 7
9 5 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.28%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.21%) Fedora
11 3 (0.21%) CentOS
12 1 (0.069%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (39.55%) Agile Software Development
2 345 (23.73%) MVC
3 278 (19.12%) TDD
4 236 (16.23%) Software Engineering
5 198 (13.62%) OO
6 160 (11.00%) Scrum
7 124 (8.53%) Unit Testing
8 113 (7.77%) SDLC
9 105 (7.22%) iOS Development
10 99 (6.81%) Android Development
11 98 (6.74%) Web Development
12 95 (6.53%) Web Application Development
13 87 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
14 79 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
15 78 (5.36%) Open Source
16 75 (5.16%) BDD
17 72 (4.95%) OOP
18 69 (4.75%) OOD
19 50 (3.44%) Mentoring
20 48 (3.30%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 633 (43.54%) JavaScript
2 466 (32.05%) SQL
3 457 (31.43%) Java
4 435 (29.92%) C#
5 247 (16.99%) PHP
6 100 (6.88%) C++
7 99 (6.81%) T-SQL
8 96 (6.60%) PL/SQL
9 76 (5.23%) VB.NET
10 73 (5.02%) Objective-C
11 51 (3.51%) Python
12 44 (3.03%) Scala
13 42 (2.89%) Clojure
14 38 (2.61%) C
15 35 (2.41%) Ruby
16 23 (1.58%) XAML
17 20 (1.38%) COBOL
17 20 (1.38%) VBA
18 18 (1.24%) VB
18 18 (1.24%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 218 (14.99%) Degree
2 44 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.21%) MCP
6 2 (0.14%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.14%) ISEB
7 1 (0.069%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.069%) IC3 Certification
7 1 (0.069%) MCPD
7 1 (0.069%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.069%) MCTS
7 1 (0.069%) MCAD
7 1 (0.069%) MCSD
7 1 (0.069%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (1.99%) QA
2 8 (0.55%) SLA
3 5 (0.34%) HL7
4 2 (0.14%) WAI
5 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (1.38%) Docker
2 13 (0.89%) LXC
2 13 (0.89%) Xen
3 8 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.55%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.069%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 33 (2.27%) Puppet
2 12 (0.83%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.069%) logstash
4 1 (0.069%) Graphite
Vendors
1 197 (13.55%) Oracle
2 105 (7.22%) Microsoft
3 48 (3.30%) Google
4 44 (3.03%) Xamarin
5 28 (1.93%) SAP
6 26 (1.79%) Adobe
7 25 (1.72%) Zend
8 16 (1.10%) TIBCO
8 16 (1.10%) Sybase
9 14 (0.96%) Apple
10 12 (0.83%) Sitecore
11 8 (0.55%) ESRI
11 8 (0.55%) VMware
12 7 (0.48%) Mapinfo
12 7 (0.48%) Toshiba
12 7 (0.48%) Sencha
12 7 (0.48%) Panasonic
13 6 (0.41%) Appcelerator
13 6 (0.41%) Netbiscuits
13 6 (0.41%) Kony
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Recruitment Partnership
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol Area
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Pension + Healthcare and m
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Amazing Bonus Scheme and Healthcar
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Madison Talent Sourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
GCS
Salary: Benefits (depending on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Noir Consulting
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago