The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 61 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 73 65 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.05% 3.22% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 3.30% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 70 65 58
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software 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
1737 1968 1965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.29% 97.52% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1529 1661 1592
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 68 (53.97%) C#
2 64 (50.79%) .NET
3 60 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (46.03%) SQL
5 56 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 54 (42.86%) Java
6 54 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 45 (35.71%) HTML
8 44 (34.92%) OO
9 41 (32.54%) JavaScript
9 41 (32.54%) Software Engineering
10 40 (31.75%) Telecoms
11 36 (28.57%) MVC
12 33 (26.19%) C++
12 33 (26.19%) CSS
13 32 (25.40%) Computer Science
14 29 (23.02%) .NET Framework
14 29 (23.02%) Degree
15 27 (21.43%) Oracle
16 26 (20.63%) SDLC
17 25 (19.84%) Mathematics
17 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET MVC
18 24 (19.05%) WebLogic
18 24 (19.05%) Digital Media
19 23 (18.25%) jQuery
19 23 (18.25%) Windows
20 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
20 22 (17.46%) Finance
21 21 (16.67%) XML
21 21 (16.67%) J2EE

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 14 (11.11%) JBoss
3 10 (7.94%) GlassFish
4 5 (3.97%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.17%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.38%) CMS
6 3 (2.38%) Kentico
6 3 (2.38%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.59%) IIS
7 2 (1.59%) Node.js
7 2 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.59%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (12.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.52%) SaaS
2 10 (7.94%) IaaS
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.49%) MySQL
3 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.97%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.97%) Sybase ASE
6 4 (3.17%) MS Access
6 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.17%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.59%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.59%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.79%) Big Data
8 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.79%) HBase
8 1 (0.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (7.94%) NetBeans
2 9 (7.14%) Moq
2 9 (7.14%) NUnit
3 8 (6.35%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.97%) PowerBuilder
5 4 (3.17%) JUnit
6 3 (2.38%) Ant
7 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.79%) JBehave
8 1 (0.79%) JIRA
8 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 40 (31.75%) Telecoms
2 22 (17.46%) Finance
3 16 (12.70%) Manufacturing
4 15 (11.90%) Marketing
5 14 (11.11%) Electronics
6 11 (8.73%) Aerospace
7 4 (3.17%) Banking
7 4 (3.17%) International Banking
7 4 (3.17%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.59%) Advertising
9 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (50.79%) .NET
2 54 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 45 (35.71%) HTML
4 33 (26.19%) CSS
5 29 (23.02%) .NET Framework
6 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (18.25%) jQuery
8 21 (16.67%) J2EE
8 21 (16.67%) XML
9 20 (15.87%) Entity Framework
9 20 (15.87%) Web Services
10 18 (14.29%) WCF
11 16 (12.70%) LINQ
12 15 (11.90%) REST
13 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (7.94%) EJB
14 10 (7.94%) HTML5
14 10 (7.94%) JMX
14 10 (7.94%) JSP
14 10 (7.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.40%) Computer Science
2 25 (19.84%) Mathematics
3 24 (19.05%) Digital Media
4 12 (9.52%) Physics
5 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.59%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.59%) EPoS
6 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.25%) Windows
2 15 (11.90%) Unix
3 13 (10.32%) Linux
4 11 (8.73%) Apple iOS
5 10 (7.94%) Android
6 7 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (34.92%) OO
3 41 (32.54%) Software Engineering
4 36 (28.57%) MVC
5 26 (20.63%) SDLC
6 20 (15.87%) OOD
6 20 (15.87%) Unit Testing
7 17 (13.49%) TDD
8 16 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
10 14 (11.11%) Programme Management
11 13 (10.32%) Scrum
12 10 (7.94%) iOS Development
13 9 (7.14%) Android Development
13 9 (7.14%) Machine Learning
13 9 (7.14%) Mobile Development
14 8 (6.35%) MVVM
15 7 (5.56%) System Testing
15 7 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 68 (53.97%) C#
2 58 (46.03%) SQL
3 54 (42.86%) Java
4 41 (32.54%) JavaScript
5 33 (26.19%) C++
6 15 (11.90%) XAML
7 14 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 11 (8.73%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.97%) C
10 4 (3.17%) PHP
10 4 (3.17%) VBA
11 3 (2.38%) Perl
11 3 (2.38%) Python
12 2 (1.59%) Ruby
12 2 (1.59%) Scala
13 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (23.02%) Degree
2 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) PhD
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) Oracle
2 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.11%) SAP
4 10 (7.94%) VMware
5 9 (7.14%) Sybase
6 8 (6.35%) Xamarin
7 4 (3.17%) Google
8 2 (1.59%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.59%) Telerik
9 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
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