The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 113 93 100
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 10 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 1.58% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.68% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 8
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Programmer
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
1775 1484 1503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.69% 93.86% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1314 1297
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (57.89%) MVC
2 30 (52.63%) .NET
3 29 (50.88%) HTML
4 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
5 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 22 (38.60%) C#
7 20 (35.09%) CSS
8 18 (31.58%) OOP
8 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 15 (26.32%) PHP
9 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 15 (26.32%) Web Development
10 14 (24.56%) Degree
11 11 (19.30%) MySQL
11 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (19.30%) PHP5
12 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (15.79%) jQuery
13 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
13 9 (15.79%) SQL
14 8 (14.04%) Social Network
15 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
15 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
15 7 (12.28%) Java
15 7 (12.28%) Finance
15 7 (12.28%) LAMP
16 6 (10.53%) RDBMS
16 6 (10.53%) Windows
16 6 (10.53%) Subversion
16 6 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (8.77%) Drupal
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) MySQL
3 6 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.75%) Xdebug
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) JMeter
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) .NET
2 29 (50.88%) HTML
3 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 20 (35.09%) CSS
5 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (15.79%) jQuery
7 7 (12.28%) LAMP
7 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
8 6 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (5.26%) RESTful
9 3 (5.26%) Symfony
9 3 (5.26%) Yii
10 2 (3.51%) HTML5
10 2 (3.51%) REST
10 2 (3.51%) Web Services
10 2 (3.51%) XML
11 1 (1.75%) XSD
11 1 (1.75%) XSLT
11 1 (1.75%) OpenGL
11 1 (1.75%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.04%) Social Network
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.51%) Open Source
4 2 (3.51%) W3C
4 2 (3.51%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Physics
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) UNIX
3 2 (3.51%) Android
3 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) MVC
2 18 (31.58%) OOP
3 15 (26.32%) Web Development
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.77%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (7.02%) OO
7 3 (5.26%) Game Development
7 3 (5.26%) Analytics
7 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.51%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.51%) TDD
9 1 (1.75%) Pair Programming
9 1 (1.75%) CRM
9 1 (1.75%) OOD
9 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.75%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.75%) Android Development
9 1 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.75%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.75%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
2 22 (38.60%) C#
3 15 (26.32%) PHP
4 11 (19.30%) PHP5
5 9 (15.79%) SQL
6 7 (12.28%) Java
7 5 (8.77%) C++
8 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.75%) VC++
9 1 (1.75%) Python
9 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.75%) X++
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) HND
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle
2 3 (5.26%) Zend
3 1 (1.75%) Interwoven
3 1 (1.75%) Google
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