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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 657 657 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.20% 35.49% 49.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.45% 36.87% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 616 574 827
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
1907 1782 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.36% 96.27% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1457 1530
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 1 April 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 1 April 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 1 £45,000 +109.30%
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 615 (44.86%) JavaScript
2 523 (38.15%) HTML
3 492 (35.89%) CSS
4 484 (35.30%) Agile Software Development
5 465 (33.92%) .NET
6 452 (32.97%) Java
7 421 (30.71%) C#
8 416 (30.34%) SQL
9 359 (26.19%) SQL Server
10 307 (22.39%) MVC
11 288 (21.01%) ASP.NET
12 254 (18.53%) XML
13 239 (17.43%) Web Services
14 230 (16.78%) PHP
15 221 (16.12%) Spring
16 220 (16.05%) HTML5
17 219 (15.97%) OO
18 217 (15.83%) TDD
19 214 (15.61%) jQuery
20 187 (13.64%) Oracle
21 175 (12.76%) Linux
21 175 (12.76%) Degree
22 164 (11.96%) MySQL
23 163 (11.89%) Finance
24 153 (11.16%) ASP.NET MVC
25 152 (11.09%) Git (software)
26 146 (10.65%) JUnit
27 144 (10.50%) Software Engineering
28 143 (10.43%) Hibernate
29 138 (10.07%) J2EE

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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
1 132 (9.63%) Node.js
2 63 (4.60%) Tomcat
3 58 (4.23%) CMS
4 53 (3.87%) Drupal
5 51 (3.72%) JBoss
6 48 (3.50%) WebLogic
7 46 (3.36%) Umbraco
7 46 (3.36%) WordPress
8 36 (2.63%) SharePoint
9 33 (2.41%) Apache
10 26 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 25 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
11 25 (1.82%) nginx
12 19 (1.39%) WebSphere
13 14 (1.02%) Joomla!
13 14 (1.02%) Alfresco
14 11 (0.80%) ExpressionEngine
15 8 (0.58%) PowerExchange
16 6 (0.44%) Apache Solr
16 6 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 64 (4.67%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.19%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.09%) MS Office
4 8 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.44%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.29%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.29%) Revit
8 3 (0.22%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.073%) GIMP
9 1 (0.073%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.15%) Agresso
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.073%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.073%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.073%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.60%) SaaS
2 21 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.66%) PaaS
6 5 (0.36%) GitHub
7 4 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.29%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.073%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.073%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.30%) HTTP
2 43 (3.14%) Internet
3 14 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.73%) DLNA
5 5 (0.36%) VPN
6 2 (0.15%) DNS
6 2 (0.15%) SSL
7 1 (0.073%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.073%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.073%) VoIP
7 1 (0.073%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 164 (11.96%) MySQL
3 68 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 63 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 47 (3.43%) Big Data
8 46 (3.36%) NoSQL
9 37 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 33 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 30 (2.19%) Relational Database
13 26 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (1.68%) Hadoop
15 20 (1.46%) Oracle Database
16 15 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
16 15 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (0.80%) RDBMS
18 10 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
18 10 (0.73%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 152 (11.09%) Git (software)
2 146 (10.65%) JUnit
3 122 (8.90%) Eclipse
4 114 (8.32%) Subversion
5 53 (3.87%) Maven
6 49 (3.57%) Visual Studio
7 39 (2.84%) JDeveloper
8 36 (2.63%) Jenkins
9 35 (2.55%) Cucumber
10 32 (2.33%) Ant
11 31 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 29 (2.12%) JIRA
13 20 (1.46%) TeamCity
14 19 (1.39%) NUnit
15 18 (1.31%) Hudson
16 17 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
17 16 (1.17%) Selenium
18 15 (1.09%) Moq
19 14 (1.02%) CruiseControl
20 12 (0.88%) Xcode
General
1 163 (11.89%) Finance
2 77 (5.62%) Advertising
3 54 (3.94%) Marketing
4 37 (2.70%) Banking
5 28 (2.04%) Retail
5 28 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 20 (1.46%) Games
7 18 (1.31%) Legal
8 14 (1.02%) Aerospace
9 13 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.80%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.73%) Back Office
11 10 (0.73%) Electronics
12 8 (0.58%) Publishing
13 5 (0.36%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.29%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.29%) Interactive Media
15 2 (0.15%) Law
16 1 (0.073%) Automotive
16 1 (0.073%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 523 (38.15%) HTML
2 492 (35.89%) CSS
3 465 (33.92%) .NET
4 288 (21.01%) ASP.NET
5 254 (18.53%) XML
6 239 (17.43%) Web Services
7 221 (16.12%) Spring
8 220 (16.05%) HTML5
9 214 (15.61%) jQuery
10 153 (11.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 143 (10.43%) Hibernate
12 138 (10.07%) J2EE
13 129 (9.41%) CSS3
14 128 (9.34%) Ajax
15 122 (8.90%) RESTful
16 106 (7.73%) AngularJS
17 103 (7.51%) WCF
18 100 (7.29%) JSON
19 84 (6.13%) KnockoutJS
20 83 (6.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 85 (6.20%) Open Source
2 69 (5.03%) Computer Science
3 68 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (4.52%) Mobile App
5 56 (4.08%) User Experience
6 35 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (1.46%) RIA
8 19 (1.39%) iPhone
8 19 (1.39%) N-Tier
9 17 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.17%) W3C
10 16 (1.17%) Data Structures
11 15 (1.09%) iPad
12 14 (1.02%) Streaming Music
12 14 (1.02%) Social Media
13 13 (0.95%) Blackberry
14 12 (0.88%) Mathematics
15 11 (0.80%) MPEG
15 11 (0.80%) BBC
16 9 (0.66%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 175 (12.76%) Linux
2 105 (7.66%) Windows
3 92 (6.71%) Android
4 81 (5.91%) Apple iOS
5 27 (1.97%) UNIX
6 23 (1.68%) Mac OS X
7 22 (1.60%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.51%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.51%) Solaris
10 5 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.29%) Windows Phone 7
12 3 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.22%) CentOS
12 3 (0.22%) Fedora
13 2 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (35.30%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (22.39%) MVC
3 219 (15.97%) OO
4 217 (15.83%) TDD
5 144 (10.50%) Software Engineering
6 135 (9.85%) Scrum
7 106 (7.73%) Web Development
8 103 (7.51%) OOP
9 102 (7.44%) Unit Testing
10 78 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
11 72 (5.25%) Android Development
12 66 (4.81%) Web Application Development
12 66 (4.81%) BDD
13 65 (4.74%) iOS Development
14 64 (4.67%) OOD
15 54 (3.94%) SOA
15 54 (3.94%) ETL
15 54 (3.94%) E-Commerce
16 52 (3.79%) Integration Testing
17 51 (3.72%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 615 (44.86%) JavaScript
2 452 (32.97%) Java
3 421 (30.71%) C#
4 416 (30.34%) SQL
5 230 (16.78%) PHP
6 106 (7.73%) C++
7 95 (6.93%) VB.NET
8 92 (6.71%) PL/SQL
9 83 (6.05%) T-SQL
10 64 (4.67%) Ruby
11 47 (3.43%) Objective-C
12 44 (3.21%) Python
13 28 (2.04%) PHP5
14 27 (1.97%) VB
14 27 (1.97%) C
15 17 (1.24%) Perl
15 17 (1.24%) Bash Shell
16 13 (0.95%) Scala
17 12 (0.88%) Clojure
18 11 (0.80%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 175 (12.76%) Degree
2 55 (4.01%) Security Cleared
3 44 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.44%) MCSD
6 5 (0.36%) MCP
7 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.15%) HND
8 2 (0.15%) PhD
8 2 (0.15%) ISEB
9 1 (0.073%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.073%) MCTS
9 1 (0.073%) MCPD
9 1 (0.073%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.70%) QA
2 14 (1.02%) SLA
3 2 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.29%) Firmware
3 3 (0.22%) Xen
3 3 (0.22%) Docker
3 3 (0.22%) LXC
4 1 (0.073%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (1.17%) Vagrant
2 15 (1.09%) Puppet
3 8 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.15%) logstash
4 2 (0.15%) Plesk
4 2 (0.15%) Graphite
5 1 (0.073%) Webmin
Vendors
1 187 (13.64%) Oracle
2 108 (7.88%) Microsoft
3 32 (2.33%) Google
4 23 (1.68%) Adobe
5 19 (1.39%) Apple
5 19 (1.39%) Facebook
6 18 (1.31%) Xamarin
6 18 (1.31%) Informatica
6 18 (1.31%) Sybase
7 16 (1.17%) SAP
8 13 (0.95%) Business Objects
9 12 (0.88%) Zend
10 11 (0.80%) Yahoo!
10 11 (0.80%) Sony
11 10 (0.73%) IBM
12 9 (0.66%) Hyland
13 8 (0.58%) Sitecore
14 7 (0.51%) Panasonic
14 7 (0.51%) Toshiba
14 7 (0.51%) Teradata
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