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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 696 699 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.50% 34.23% 33.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.86% 35.13% 33.84%
Number of salaries quoted 646 651 584
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1791 1990 1983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.50% 97.45% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1666 1613
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 695 (52.29%) JavaScript
2 609 (45.82%) HTML
3 566 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
4 539 (40.56%) CSS
5 532 (40.03%) .NET
6 528 (39.73%) C#
7 470 (35.36%) MVC
8 452 (34.01%) SQL
9 418 (31.45%) Java
10 389 (29.27%) SQL Server
11 363 (27.31%) ASP.NET
12 262 (19.71%) jQuery
13 257 (19.34%) Degree
14 255 (19.19%) HTML5
15 236 (17.76%) Telecoms
16 225 (16.93%) XML
17 213 (16.03%) OO
18 210 (15.80%) Web Development
19 209 (15.73%) Finance
20 206 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
21 203 (15.27%) AngularJS
22 195 (14.67%) TDD
22 195 (14.67%) Software Engineering
23 184 (13.84%) PHP
24 170 (12.79%) MySQL
25 163 (12.26%) Web Services
26 160 (12.04%) Microsoft
26 160 (12.04%) Computer Science
27 153 (11.51%) Git (software)
28 149 (11.21%) Spring

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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
1 130 (9.78%) Node.js
2 101 (7.60%) CMS
3 58 (4.36%) Umbraco
4 54 (4.06%) WebLogic
5 48 (3.61%) JBoss
6 32 (2.41%) Apache
6 32 (2.41%) Drupal
6 32 (2.41%) SharePoint
7 31 (2.33%) WordPress
8 27 (2.03%) GlassFish
9 26 (1.96%) Alfresco
9 26 (1.96%) Tomcat
10 23 (1.73%) Joomla!
11 19 (1.43%) IIS
12 18 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
13 17 (1.28%) Liferay
13 17 (1.28%) WebSphere
14 14 (1.05%) Kentico
15 9 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
16 8 (0.60%) Mule
Applications
1 76 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.73%) Photoshop
3 19 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.45%) 3ds Max
5 6 (0.45%) Maya
6 3 (0.23%) MS Office
7 2 (0.15%) MS Project
8 1 (0.075%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.075%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.075%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 52 (3.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.83%) Magento
2 11 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.38%) Infor CRM
5 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.15%) Demantra
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle ASCP
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.15%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 56 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.88%) SaaS
4 10 (0.75%) IaaS
5 8 (0.60%) GitHub
6 7 (0.53%) Trello
7 6 (0.45%) Office 365
8 4 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.23%) Force.com
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.15%) AWS OpsWorks
10 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.075%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.91%) Internet
2 48 (3.61%) HTTP
3 17 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.38%) CTI
5 4 (0.30%) Intranet
6 3 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.23%) Wireless
7 2 (0.15%) 2G
7 2 (0.15%) 3G
7 2 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.075%) Extranet
8 1 (0.075%) NGN
8 1 (0.075%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.075%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 170 (12.79%) MySQL
3 88 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (5.64%) NoSQL
5 74 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 72 (5.42%) MongoDB
7 71 (5.34%) Relational Database
8 69 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 53 (3.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 52 (3.91%) RDBMS
11 49 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
12 45 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
13 43 (3.24%) Big Data
14 28 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
15 26 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
16 24 (1.81%) Oracle Database
17 12 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
18 11 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 11 (0.83%) Redis
18 11 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 153 (11.51%) Git (software)
2 80 (6.02%) JUnit
2 80 (6.02%) Subversion
3 78 (5.87%) Maven
4 61 (4.59%) Ant
5 59 (4.44%) Jenkins
6 50 (3.76%) Visual Studio
7 49 (3.69%) Eclipse
8 35 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 34 (2.56%) Grunt
10 31 (2.33%) Gradle
11 29 (2.18%) Hudson
12 27 (2.03%) Apache Ivy
13 24 (1.81%) Artifactory
13 24 (1.81%) JIRA
13 24 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
14 21 (1.58%) Selenium
15 19 (1.43%) NetBeans
16 17 (1.28%) gulp
17 15 (1.13%) TeamCity
General
1 236 (17.76%) Telecoms
2 209 (15.73%) Finance
3 70 (5.27%) Marketing
4 63 (4.74%) Advertising
4 63 (4.74%) Manufacturing
5 57 (4.29%) Banking
6 52 (3.91%) Electronics
7 36 (2.71%) Games
8 29 (2.18%) Aerospace
9 14 (1.05%) Multimedia
10 12 (0.90%) Military
11 11 (0.83%) Automotive
12 10 (0.75%) Retail
13 5 (0.38%) Back Office
13 5 (0.38%) Law
14 4 (0.30%) International Banking
14 4 (0.30%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.30%) Publishing
15 3 (0.23%) Legal
16 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 609 (45.82%) HTML
2 539 (40.56%) CSS
3 532 (40.03%) .NET
4 363 (27.31%) ASP.NET
5 262 (19.71%) jQuery
6 255 (19.19%) HTML5
7 225 (16.93%) XML
8 206 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 203 (15.27%) AngularJS
10 163 (12.26%) Web Services
11 149 (11.21%) Spring
12 121 (9.10%) CSS3
13 116 (8.73%) .NET Framework
14 113 (8.50%) Hibernate
15 110 (8.28%) J2EE
16 109 (8.20%) SOAP
17 98 (7.37%) React
18 97 (7.30%) REST
19 95 (7.15%) WCF
20 74 (5.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 160 (12.04%) Computer Science
2 145 (10.91%) Digital Media
3 103 (7.75%) User Experience
4 45 (3.39%) Mathematics
5 32 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (2.03%) Mobile App
7 22 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (1.50%) RIA
9 19 (1.43%) Streaming Music
10 18 (1.35%) N-Tier
10 18 (1.35%) Visualisation
11 17 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
12 15 (1.13%) Physics
13 12 (0.90%) Animation
13 12 (0.90%) iPad
13 12 (0.90%) Learning Management System
13 12 (0.90%) SCORM
14 11 (0.83%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.75%) Clustering
15 10 (0.75%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 132 (9.93%) Linux
2 101 (7.60%) Windows
3 66 (4.97%) Unix
4 57 (4.29%) Apple iOS
5 52 (3.91%) Android
6 15 (1.13%) Windows 8
7 10 (0.75%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.60%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.53%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.38%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.075%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 470 (35.36%) MVC
3 213 (16.03%) OO
4 210 (15.80%) Web Development
5 195 (14.67%) Software Engineering
5 195 (14.67%) TDD
6 144 (10.84%) Scrum
7 115 (8.65%) SDLC
8 111 (8.35%) Business Intelligence
9 109 (8.20%) E-Commerce
10 99 (7.45%) Unit Testing
11 89 (6.70%) Open Source
12 88 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
13 81 (6.09%) Front End Development
14 58 (4.36%) Digital Marketing
15 53 (3.99%) UML
15 53 (3.99%) Web Application Development
16 52 (3.91%) Programme Management
17 51 (3.84%) Mobile Development
18 49 (3.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 695 (52.29%) JavaScript
2 528 (39.73%) C#
3 452 (34.01%) SQL
4 418 (31.45%) Java
5 184 (13.84%) PHP
6 115 (8.65%) T-SQL
7 75 (5.64%) C++
8 69 (5.19%) VB.NET
9 55 (4.14%) Python
10 36 (2.71%) C
11 35 (2.63%) Ruby
12 33 (2.48%) Clojure
12 33 (2.48%) VB
13 27 (2.03%) Scala
14 24 (1.81%) Go
15 23 (1.73%) Objective-C
16 22 (1.66%) VB6
17 21 (1.58%) RPG
18 19 (1.43%) RPG IV
18 19 (1.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 257 (19.34%) Degree
2 45 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 43 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.23%) PhD
7 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.075%) MCSD
8 1 (0.075%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (0.83%) QA
2 6 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.15%) SLA
4 1 (0.075%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 24 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.58%) Docker
3 11 (0.83%) Xen
4 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (0.75%) Puppet
2 6 (0.45%) Ansible
2 6 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.23%) logstash
3 3 (0.23%) Nagios
4 2 (0.15%) Grafana
4 2 (0.15%) Graphite
4 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.15%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.15%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.075%) Kibana
5 1 (0.075%) Salt
Vendors
1 160 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 112 (8.43%) Oracle
3 54 (4.06%) SAP
4 38 (2.86%) Adobe
5 34 (2.56%) VMware
6 28 (2.11%) Sitecore
7 23 (1.73%) Zend
8 22 (1.66%) Sybase
9 15 (1.13%) Google
10 14 (1.05%) Xamarin
11 12 (0.90%) Kenexa
12 11 (0.83%) BEA
13 9 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.45%) Cegedim Rx
15 5 (0.38%) IFS
15 5 (0.38%) JD Edwards
16 4 (0.30%) Apple
16 4 (0.30%) Atlassian
16 4 (0.30%) IBM
16 4 (0.30%) Informatica
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