The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 96 90 97
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 26 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.43% 1.67% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.76% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 13
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £33,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1743 1534 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.66% 94.81% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1357 1301
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
South West

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Programmer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Bristol region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Bristol

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 39 (48.15%) .NET
2 37 (45.68%) HTML
2 37 (45.68%) MVC
3 34 (41.98%) C#
4 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 33 (40.74%) ASP.NET
5 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 29 (35.80%) CSS
7 25 (30.86%) Web Development
8 22 (27.16%) OOP
9 21 (25.93%) PHP
10 17 (20.99%) MySQL
11 16 (19.75%) Degree
11 16 (19.75%) PHP5
12 15 (18.52%) jQuery
12 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (17.28%) SQL
13 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
14 11 (13.58%) Java
14 11 (13.58%) Finance
14 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
15 10 (12.35%) .NET Framework
15 10 (12.35%) Drupal
16 9 (11.11%) Social Network
16 9 (11.11%) Zend
17 8 (9.88%) Symfony
17 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (9.88%) CMS
17 8 (9.88%) LAMP
17 8 (9.88%) W3C

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.35%) Drupal
2 8 (9.88%) CMS
3 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.17%) SAS
5 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.23%) WordPress
6 1 (1.23%) Apache
6 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Office
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) MySQL
2 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.23%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Subversion
2 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.23%) Xdebug
4 1 (1.23%) JMeter
4 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 11 (13.58%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Games
2 5 (6.17%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Law
4 2 (2.47%) Publishing
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (48.15%) .NET
2 37 (45.68%) HTML
3 33 (40.74%) ASP.NET
4 29 (35.80%) CSS
5 15 (18.52%) jQuery
5 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (12.35%) .NET Framework
7 8 (9.88%) Symfony
7 8 (9.88%) LAMP
7 8 (9.88%) Yii
8 6 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (6.17%) RESTful
10 4 (4.94%) Web Services
10 4 (4.94%) XML
11 3 (3.70%) HTML5
11 3 (3.70%) REST
11 3 (3.70%) JSON
11 3 (3.70%) Spring
12 2 (2.47%) Ajax
12 2 (2.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.11%) Social Network
3 8 (9.88%) W3C
4 7 (8.64%) Open Source
4 7 (8.64%) Web 2.0
5 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.23%) Social Media
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Linux
3 3 (3.70%) UNIX
4 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) MVC
2 25 (30.86%) Web Development
3 22 (27.16%) OOP
4 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.17%) Computer Forensics
5 5 (6.17%) TDD
6 4 (4.94%) Game Development
7 3 (3.70%) Multithreading
7 3 (3.70%) Analytics
7 3 (3.70%) OO
8 2 (2.47%) Pair Programming
8 2 (2.47%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.47%) BDD
8 2 (2.47%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.23%) Kanban
9 1 (1.23%) Regression Analysis
9 1 (1.23%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (1.23%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.23%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) C#
2 33 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.93%) PHP
4 16 (19.75%) PHP5
5 14 (17.28%) SQL
6 11 (13.58%) Java
7 6 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.41%) C++
8 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.47%) Perl
9 2 (2.47%) Python
10 1 (1.23%) SAS Macro
10 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.23%) PowerHouse
10 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.23%) VB
10 1 (1.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (19.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) HND
Vendors
1 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) Zend
3 4 (4.94%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (1.23%) Facebook
5 1 (1.23%) Twitter
5 1 (1.23%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.23%) Google
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