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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 116 77 106
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 12 48 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.62% 2.42% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 2.50% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 14
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1879 1919 1678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.41% 96.68% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1553 1455
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 27 May 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (20.00%) Statistics
4 3 (20.00%) OOP
4 3 (20.00%) VBA
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 3 (20.00%) Information Management
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
5 2 (13.33%) MySQL

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Symfony
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Statistics
2 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Xbox
4 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) OO
1 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Validation
2 3 (20.00%) Information Management
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) CQRS
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) VBA
3 3 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.67%) PHP5
4 1 (6.67%) Haskell
4 1 (6.67%) Scala
4 1 (6.67%) Clojure
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
1 1 (6.67%) Zend
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