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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 686 649 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.20% 37.91% 42.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.45% 39.74% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 628 602 654
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,675 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
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
1882 1633 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.56% 95.39% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1352 1458
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 537 (42.35%) JavaScript
2 467 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
3 454 (35.80%) HTML
4 442 (34.86%) .NET
5 436 (34.38%) CSS
6 435 (34.31%) Java
7 433 (34.15%) C#
8 360 (28.39%) SQL Server
9 344 (27.13%) SQL
10 310 (24.45%) MVC
11 285 (22.48%) XML
12 284 (22.40%) ASP.NET
13 278 (21.92%) Web Services
14 231 (18.22%) Spring
15 213 (16.80%) TDD
16 211 (16.64%) OO
17 207 (16.32%) jQuery
18 206 (16.25%) Oracle
19 186 (14.67%) PHP
20 173 (13.64%) HTML5
21 168 (13.25%) J2EE
22 158 (12.46%) Linux
23 155 (12.22%) Hibernate
24 153 (12.07%) MySQL
25 151 (11.91%) Scrum
26 150 (11.83%) JUnit
27 148 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
28 141 (11.12%) Microsoft
29 140 (11.04%) Degree
30 135 (10.65%) Eclipse

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 96 (7.57%) Node.js
2 65 (5.13%) WebLogic
2 65 (5.13%) CMS
2 65 (5.13%) Umbraco
3 64 (5.05%) SharePoint
4 53 (4.18%) JBoss
5 47 (3.71%) Drupal
6 43 (3.39%) Tomcat
7 36 (2.84%) WordPress
8 34 (2.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 33 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
10 26 (2.05%) Apache
11 22 (1.74%) WebSphere
11 22 (1.74%) Joomla!
11 22 (1.74%) Alfresco
12 20 (1.58%) nginx
13 15 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
14 14 (1.10%) ExpressionEngine
15 10 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (0.63%) Kentico
Applications
1 53 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.37%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.03%) MS Office
4 4 (0.32%) Revit
4 4 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.32%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.24%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.24%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.16%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.079%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 32 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.47%) Magento
3 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.16%) Agresso
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.079%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.079%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.079%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (1.34%) SaaS
3 14 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.71%) PaaS
5 5 (0.39%) GitHub
6 2 (0.16%) Heroku
7 1 (0.079%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.079%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.079%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.23%) HTTP
1 41 (3.23%) Internet
2 15 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.71%) DLNA
4 8 (0.63%) NFC
5 5 (0.39%) DNS
5 5 (0.39%) VPN
6 3 (0.24%) Intranet
6 3 (0.24%) VoIP
6 3 (0.24%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (0.16%) SSL
7 2 (0.16%) Extranet
8 1 (0.079%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.079%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 360 (28.39%) SQL Server
2 153 (12.07%) MySQL
3 74 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 58 (4.57%) Big Data
5 50 (3.94%) MongoDB
6 49 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
7 46 (3.63%) NoSQL
8 42 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 37 (2.92%) Oracle Database
10 34 (2.68%) Relational Database
11 33 (2.60%) Hadoop
12 32 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
13 29 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 29 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 23 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (1.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 16 (1.26%) Oracle BI EE
17 13 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
18 12 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 150 (11.83%) JUnit
2 135 (10.65%) Eclipse
3 111 (8.75%) Git (software)
4 98 (7.73%) Subversion
5 52 (4.10%) Visual Studio
6 51 (4.02%) JDeveloper
7 50 (3.94%) Maven
8 39 (3.08%) Ant
9 37 (2.92%) Cucumber
10 34 (2.68%) Jenkins
11 33 (2.60%) JIRA
12 32 (2.52%) NUnit
13 29 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 28 (2.21%) Moq
15 24 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
16 22 (1.74%) Rhino Mocks
16 22 (1.74%) Hudson
17 20 (1.58%) TeamCity
18 19 (1.50%) CruiseControl
19 17 (1.34%) SpecFlow
General
1 130 (10.25%) Finance
2 78 (6.15%) Advertising
3 63 (4.97%) Marketing
4 37 (2.92%) Retail
5 36 (2.84%) Banking
6 29 (2.29%) Games
7 27 (2.13%) Legal
8 22 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 12 (0.95%) Aerospace
10 10 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.39%) Electronics
11 5 (0.39%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.32%) Publishing
13 3 (0.24%) Local Government
14 2 (0.16%) Law
14 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.079%) Automotive
15 1 (0.079%) Military
15 1 (0.079%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (35.80%) HTML
2 442 (34.86%) .NET
3 436 (34.38%) CSS
4 285 (22.48%) XML
5 284 (22.40%) ASP.NET
6 278 (21.92%) Web Services
7 231 (18.22%) Spring
8 207 (16.32%) jQuery
9 173 (13.64%) HTML5
10 168 (13.25%) J2EE
11 155 (12.22%) Hibernate
12 148 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 115 (9.07%) Ajax
14 113 (8.91%) WCF
15 108 (8.52%) RESTful
16 102 (8.04%) SOAP
17 95 (7.49%) CSS3
17 95 (7.49%) JSON
18 92 (7.26%) .NET Framework
19 79 (6.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 76 (5.99%) Mobile App
2 74 (5.84%) Open Source
3 65 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (4.89%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
5 39 (3.08%) User Experience
6 32 (2.52%) iPhone
6 32 (2.52%) N-Tier
7 31 (2.44%) RIA
8 24 (1.89%) iPad
9 22 (1.74%) Social Media
10 20 (1.58%) BBC
11 18 (1.42%) Data Structures
11 18 (1.42%) Blackberry
12 15 (1.18%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.95%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.79%) W3C
15 9 (0.71%) MPEG
16 8 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
16 8 (0.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 158 (12.46%) Linux
2 105 (8.28%) Windows
3 98 (7.73%) Android
4 88 (6.94%) Apple iOS
5 29 (2.29%) Mac OS X
6 27 (2.13%) Windows Phone
7 26 (2.05%) UNIX
8 10 (0.79%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.55%) Solaris
9 7 (0.55%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.55%) Windows Phone 7
10 5 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.079%) Fedora
12 1 (0.079%) CentOS
12 1 (0.079%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (24.45%) MVC
3 213 (16.80%) TDD
4 211 (16.64%) OO
5 151 (11.91%) Scrum
6 123 (9.70%) Software Engineering
7 111 (8.75%) Unit Testing
8 105 (8.28%) OOP
9 89 (7.02%) Web Development
10 84 (6.62%) BDD
11 73 (5.76%) E-Commerce
12 72 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
12 72 (5.68%) Android Development
13 67 (5.28%) ETL
13 67 (5.28%) OOD
14 63 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
15 62 (4.89%) iOS Development
16 61 (4.81%) SOA
17 55 (4.34%) Web Application Development
18 52 (4.10%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 537 (42.35%) JavaScript
2 435 (34.31%) Java
3 433 (34.15%) C#
4 344 (27.13%) SQL
5 186 (14.67%) PHP
6 101 (7.97%) C++
7 99 (7.81%) VB.NET
8 75 (5.91%) PL/SQL
9 70 (5.52%) Ruby
10 56 (4.42%) Objective-C
11 55 (4.34%) T-SQL
12 39 (3.08%) C
12 39 (3.08%) VB
13 26 (2.05%) Python
14 25 (1.97%) PHP5
15 20 (1.58%) VB6
16 16 (1.26%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.26%) Perl
17 12 (0.95%) XQuery
18 11 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 140 (11.04%) Degree
2 59 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 40 (3.15%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.87%) MCSD
6 7 (0.55%) MCP
7 3 (0.24%) MCAD
7 3 (0.24%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.24%) MCTS
8 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.16%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.16%) ISEB
8 2 (0.16%) HND
9 1 (0.079%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.86%) QA
2 9 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.24%) Firmware
3 1 (0.079%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (0.63%) Vagrant
1 8 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.39%) Plesk
3 2 (0.16%) logstash
3 2 (0.16%) Graphite
4 1 (0.079%) Webmin
4 1 (0.079%) Puppet
Vendors
1 206 (16.25%) Oracle
2 141 (11.12%) Microsoft
3 43 (3.39%) Google
4 37 (2.92%) Apple
5 28 (2.21%) Facebook
6 25 (1.97%) Adobe
6 25 (1.97%) Informatica
7 20 (1.58%) Yahoo!
7 20 (1.58%) Sony
8 13 (1.03%) Zend
9 12 (0.95%) Sybase
10 11 (0.87%) Teradata
10 11 (0.87%) IBM
10 11 (0.87%) Sitecore
11 10 (0.79%) SAP
12 9 (0.71%) Sage
12 9 (0.71%) Hyland
12 9 (0.71%) Xamarin
13 6 (0.47%) Sencha
13 6 (0.47%) Business Objects
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