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

Location
3 months to
24 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 697 674 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 34.32% 33.43% 47.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.58% 34.58% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 650 591 812
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
1959 1949 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.45% 96.68% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1585 1538
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 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 24 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 24 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.

1 616 (44.38%) JavaScript
2 527 (37.97%) HTML
3 506 (36.46%) CSS
4 493 (35.52%) Agile Software Development
5 487 (35.09%) .NET
6 433 (31.20%) C#
7 432 (31.12%) Java
8 431 (31.05%) SQL
9 371 (26.73%) SQL Server
10 328 (23.63%) MVC
11 298 (21.47%) ASP.NET
12 250 (18.01%) PHP
13 231 (16.64%) XML
14 225 (16.21%) HTML5
15 218 (15.71%) OO
16 217 (15.63%) TDD
16 217 (15.63%) jQuery
17 215 (15.49%) Web Services
18 193 (13.90%) Spring
19 185 (13.33%) Degree
20 174 (12.54%) Linux
20 174 (12.54%) Finance
21 168 (12.10%) Oracle
22 167 (12.03%) MySQL
23 166 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC
24 162 (11.67%) Git (software)
25 160 (11.53%) Software Engineering
26 147 (10.59%) Node.js
27 142 (10.23%) CSS3
28 134 (9.65%) Scrum

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 147 (10.59%) Node.js
2 68 (4.90%) Tomcat
3 53 (3.82%) Drupal
4 49 (3.53%) CMS
5 46 (3.31%) WordPress
6 41 (2.95%) JBoss
7 38 (2.74%) SharePoint
8 37 (2.67%) WebLogic
9 35 (2.52%) Apache
10 34 (2.45%) Umbraco
11 30 (2.16%) nginx
12 22 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 21 (1.51%) WebSphere
14 20 (1.44%) Oracle Service Bus
15 9 (0.65%) Alfresco
15 9 (0.65%) Joomla!
16 8 (0.58%) PowerExchange
17 7 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
17 7 (0.50%) ExpressionEngine
17 7 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 73 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.02%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.08%) MS Office
4 9 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.58%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.43%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.22%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.22%) Revit
9 1 (0.072%) GIMP
9 1 (0.072%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.14%) Agresso
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.072%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.072%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.072%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.66%) SaaS
4 11 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.65%) PaaS
6 6 (0.43%) Google App Engine
6 6 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.36%) GitHub
8 4 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.072%) Heroku
9 1 (0.072%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.25%) HTTP
2 48 (3.46%) Internet
3 11 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.58%) DLNA
5 3 (0.22%) VPN
6 1 (0.072%) DNS
6 1 (0.072%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.072%) SSL
6 1 (0.072%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.072%) VoIP
6 1 (0.072%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 167 (12.03%) MySQL
3 78 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 70 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 66 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (3.67%) MongoDB
6 51 (3.67%) NoSQL
7 42 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 42 (3.03%) Big Data
8 41 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 34 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 30 (2.16%) Relational Database
12 21 (1.51%) Hadoop
13 16 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (1.08%) Oracle Database
15 11 (0.79%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (0.72%) MS Access
16 10 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 162 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 122 (8.79%) JUnit
3 106 (7.64%) Subversion
4 101 (7.28%) Eclipse
5 47 (3.39%) Visual Studio
6 44 (3.17%) Maven
7 34 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (2.45%) Jenkins
8 33 (2.38%) Cucumber
9 29 (2.09%) JDeveloper
10 28 (2.02%) JIRA
11 26 (1.87%) Ant
12 19 (1.37%) TeamCity
13 17 (1.22%) Selenium
13 17 (1.22%) Xcode
13 17 (1.22%) NUnit
14 13 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
14 13 (0.94%) Hudson
14 13 (0.94%) WebDriver
15 12 (0.86%) JBehave
General
1 174 (12.54%) Finance
2 89 (6.41%) Advertising
3 55 (3.96%) Marketing
4 40 (2.88%) Banking
5 30 (2.16%) Retail
5 30 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 18 (1.30%) Games
7 17 (1.22%) Electronics
8 16 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.08%) Back Office
10 13 (0.94%) Legal
11 12 (0.86%) Aerospace
12 11 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.65%) Publishing
14 5 (0.36%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.29%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.29%) Interactive Media
16 2 (0.14%) Law
17 1 (0.072%) Automotive
17 1 (0.072%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 527 (37.97%) HTML
2 506 (36.46%) CSS
3 487 (35.09%) .NET
4 298 (21.47%) ASP.NET
5 231 (16.64%) XML
6 225 (16.21%) HTML5
7 217 (15.63%) jQuery
8 215 (15.49%) Web Services
9 193 (13.90%) Spring
10 166 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 142 (10.23%) CSS3
12 132 (9.51%) Hibernate
13 129 (9.29%) RESTful
14 128 (9.22%) Ajax
15 118 (8.50%) AngularJS
16 115 (8.29%) J2EE
17 101 (7.28%) JSON
17 101 (7.28%) WCF
18 96 (6.92%) KnockoutJS
19 78 (5.62%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 86 (6.20%) Open Source
2 73 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 68 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (4.76%) User Experience
5 58 (4.18%) Mobile App
6 30 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (1.51%) Data Structures
7 21 (1.51%) Streaming Music
8 20 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 17 (1.22%) iPhone
10 16 (1.15%) W3C
11 15 (1.08%) iPad
12 14 (1.01%) RIA
12 14 (1.01%) Social Media
13 13 (0.94%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.86%) Algorithms
15 11 (0.79%) N-Tier
15 11 (0.79%) DTV
16 9 (0.65%) Blackberry
16 9 (0.65%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 174 (12.54%) Linux
2 98 (7.06%) Windows
3 84 (6.05%) Android
4 78 (5.62%) Apple iOS
5 25 (1.80%) UNIX
6 18 (1.30%) Windows Phone
7 15 (1.08%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.43%) Solaris
11 4 (0.29%) CentOS
11 4 (0.29%) Fedora
12 3 (0.22%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.072%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 493 (35.52%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (23.63%) MVC
3 218 (15.71%) OO
4 217 (15.63%) TDD
5 160 (11.53%) Software Engineering
6 134 (9.65%) Scrum
7 101 (7.28%) Web Development
7 101 (7.28%) Unit Testing
8 94 (6.77%) OOP
9 89 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
10 78 (5.62%) Web Application Development
11 67 (4.83%) Android Development
12 66 (4.76%) iOS Development
13 64 (4.61%) OOD
14 60 (4.32%) BDD
15 54 (3.89%) ETL
16 53 (3.82%) E-Commerce
17 50 (3.60%) Integration Testing
18 49 (3.53%) OOA/OOD
19 47 (3.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 616 (44.38%) JavaScript
2 433 (31.20%) C#
3 432 (31.12%) Java
4 431 (31.05%) SQL
5 250 (18.01%) PHP
6 103 (7.42%) C++
7 98 (7.06%) T-SQL
8 97 (6.99%) VB.NET
9 88 (6.34%) PL/SQL
10 61 (4.39%) Ruby
11 49 (3.53%) Objective-C
12 46 (3.31%) Python
13 26 (1.87%) PHP5
14 24 (1.73%) VB
15 21 (1.51%) C
16 17 (1.22%) Bash Shell
16 17 (1.22%) Clojure
17 16 (1.15%) Scala
18 15 (1.08%) Perl
19 10 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 185 (13.33%) Degree
2 51 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 41 (2.95%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.43%) MCSD
6 3 (0.22%) MCP
6 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.14%) HND
7 2 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.14%) ISEB
8 1 (0.072%) PhD
8 1 (0.072%) MCAD
8 1 (0.072%) MCTS
8 1 (0.072%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.09%) QA
2 16 (1.15%) SLA
3 2 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.43%) Docker
3 5 (0.36%) LXC
3 5 (0.36%) Xen
4 4 (0.29%) Firmware
5 1 (0.072%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (1.37%) Puppet
2 17 (1.22%) Vagrant
3 8 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.14%) logstash
4 2 (0.14%) Graphite
5 1 (0.072%) Plesk
5 1 (0.072%) Webmin
Vendors
1 168 (12.10%) Oracle
2 109 (7.85%) Microsoft
3 32 (2.31%) Google
4 27 (1.95%) Xamarin
5 22 (1.59%) SAP
6 21 (1.51%) Adobe
7 20 (1.44%) Informatica
8 19 (1.37%) Business Objects
9 18 (1.30%) Apple
9 18 (1.30%) Sybase
9 18 (1.30%) Zend
10 13 (0.94%) Facebook
11 9 (0.65%) Sitecore
11 9 (0.65%) Hyland
11 9 (0.65%) IBM
12 8 (0.58%) Toshiba
12 8 (0.58%) Panasonic
13 7 (0.50%) Sencha
13 7 (0.50%) Sony
13 7 (0.50%) Yahoo!
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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Salary: £22500 - £27500 per annum + Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benifits
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