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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 102 85 101
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 19 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.05% 1.84% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.97% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 9
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £32,100 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
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
1725 1473 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.30% 93.46% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1308 1303
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 £24,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 36 (52.94%) MVC
2 33 (48.53%) HTML
2 33 (48.53%) .NET
3 30 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 27 (39.71%) C#
4 27 (39.71%) ASP.NET
5 24 (35.29%) CSS
6 22 (32.35%) OOP
6 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
7 19 (27.94%) PHP
8 18 (26.47%) Web Development
9 15 (22.06%) MySQL
9 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
9 15 (22.06%) Degree
9 15 (22.06%) PHP5
10 13 (19.12%) jQuery
10 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (14.71%) SQL
11 10 (14.71%) Computer Science
12 9 (13.24%) Java
12 9 (13.24%) Finance
12 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (13.24%) Drupal
13 8 (11.76%) Social Network
14 7 (10.29%) C++
14 7 (10.29%) Windows
14 7 (10.29%) CMS
14 7 (10.29%) LAMP
14 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
14 7 (10.29%) Symfony

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 9 (13.24%) Drupal
2 7 (10.29%) CMS
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) SAS
4 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) MySQL
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.82%) Subversion
3 2 (2.94%) JUnit
3 2 (2.94%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.47%) Xdebug
4 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.47%) JMeter
4 1 (1.47%) Maven
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Games
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (48.53%) HTML
1 33 (48.53%) .NET
2 27 (39.71%) ASP.NET
3 24 (35.29%) CSS
4 13 (19.12%) jQuery
4 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (10.29%) Symfony
5 7 (10.29%) Yii
5 7 (10.29%) LAMP
5 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (5.88%) RESTful
8 3 (4.41%) Web Services
9 2 (2.94%) XML
9 2 (2.94%) REST
9 2 (2.94%) Spring
9 2 (2.94%) HTML5
10 1 (1.47%) Ext JS
10 1 (1.47%) Ajax
10 1 (1.47%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.76%) Social Network
3 6 (8.82%) Open Source
3 6 (8.82%) W3C
3 6 (8.82%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) Physics
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) UNIX
3 2 (2.94%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) MVC
2 22 (32.35%) OOP
3 18 (26.47%) Web Development
4 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.35%) OO
5 5 (7.35%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (5.88%) Game Development
7 3 (4.41%) Analytics
7 3 (4.41%) TDD
8 2 (2.94%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.94%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.47%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.47%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.47%) Android Development
9 1 (1.47%) Kanban
9 1 (1.47%) BDD
9 1 (1.47%) Regression Analysis
9 1 (1.47%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) JavaScript
2 27 (39.71%) C#
3 19 (27.94%) PHP
4 15 (22.06%) PHP5
5 10 (14.71%) SQL
6 9 (13.24%) Java
7 7 (10.29%) C++
8 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.47%) VC++
9 1 (1.47%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.47%) PowerHouse
9 1 (1.47%) X++
9 1 (1.47%) SAS Macro
9 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.47%) VB
9 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) HND
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Zend
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Interwoven
4 1 (1.47%) Google
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