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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South West / Bristol
Rank 43 89 74
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 101 41 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.15% 2.37% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.35% 2.44% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 50
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
1591 1681 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.84% 97.00% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1508 1536
Median salary £44,000 £42,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +8.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 108 (65.06%) Java
2 104 (62.65%) SQL
3 90 (54.22%) OO
4 84 (50.60%) C++
4 84 (50.60%) XML
5 80 (48.19%) Computer Science
6 78 (46.99%) Mathematics
7 77 (46.39%) SDLC
8 65 (39.16%) C#
9 55 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (32.53%) .NET
11 46 (27.71%) SQL Server
12 45 (27.11%) JavaScript
13 41 (24.70%) HTML
14 33 (19.88%) ASP.NET
15 30 (18.07%) MVC
16 27 (16.27%) TDD
16 27 (16.27%) CSS
17 24 (14.46%) AngularJS
18 21 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (12.65%) MongoDB
18 21 (12.65%) Telecoms
18 21 (12.65%) Business Intelligence
19 20 (12.05%) Finance
19 20 (12.05%) Scrum
20 19 (11.45%) Manufacturing
20 19 (11.45%) Programme Management
20 19 (11.45%) Electronics
20 19 (11.45%) SAP
20 19 (11.45%) Digital Marketing

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 8 (4.82%) OpenStack
2 7 (4.22%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.22%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.61%) Apache Solr
3 6 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.61%) JBoss
3 6 (3.61%) Jetty
3 6 (3.61%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.61%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.20%) CMS
4 2 (1.20%) Drupal
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (11.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.20%) TestFlight
4 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) HTTP
2 1 (0.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (27.71%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.65%) MongoDB
3 18 (10.84%) NoSQL
4 16 (9.64%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (7.23%) MySQL
6 8 (4.82%) Redis
6 8 (4.82%) Riak
7 7 (4.22%) Big Data
7 7 (4.22%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (3.61%) Couchbase
8 6 (3.61%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.20%) SQLite
10 1 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (10.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.01%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.41%) JUnit
3 4 (2.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.20%) Android Studio
4 2 (1.20%) CocoaPods
4 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.20%) Maven
4 2 (1.20%) PhpStorm
4 2 (1.20%) Selenium
4 2 (1.20%) Subversion
4 2 (1.20%) Xcode
5 1 (0.60%) Bower
5 1 (0.60%) Grunt
5 1 (0.60%) gulp
5 1 (0.60%) JIRA
5 1 (0.60%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.60%) MSTest
5 1 (0.60%) NUnit
General
1 21 (12.65%) Telecoms
2 20 (12.05%) Finance
3 19 (11.45%) Electronics
3 19 (11.45%) Manufacturing
3 19 (11.45%) Marketing
4 8 (4.82%) Retail
5 7 (4.22%) Games
6 6 (3.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.60%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (50.60%) XML
2 54 (32.53%) .NET
3 41 (24.70%) HTML
4 33 (19.88%) ASP.NET
5 27 (16.27%) CSS
6 24 (14.46%) AngularJS
7 21 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (11.45%) jQuery
9 16 (9.64%) REST
10 15 (9.04%) RESTful
11 13 (7.83%) HTML5
11 13 (7.83%) Spring
12 11 (6.63%) .NET Framework
13 10 (6.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (4.22%) React
14 7 (4.22%) Ruby on Rails
14 7 (4.22%) WCF
15 6 (3.61%) Angular 2
15 6 (3.61%) ELK Stack
15 6 (3.61%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 80 (48.19%) Computer Science
2 78 (46.99%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.22%) Streaming Video
4 7 (4.22%) Video on Demand
5 5 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.41%) User Experience
7 3 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.60%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.60%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.23%) Android
1 12 (7.23%) Apple iOS
2 9 (5.42%) Linux
3 7 (4.22%) Windows
4 5 (3.01%) Unix
5 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.60%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (54.22%) OO
2 77 (46.39%) SDLC
3 55 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (18.07%) MVC
5 27 (16.27%) TDD
6 21 (12.65%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (12.05%) Scrum
8 19 (11.45%) Digital Marketing
8 19 (11.45%) Programme Management
9 18 (10.84%) Mentoring
10 17 (10.24%) Web Development
11 16 (9.64%) BDD
11 16 (9.64%) Software Engineering
12 13 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.02%) E-Commerce
14 9 (5.42%) OOP
15 8 (4.82%) Microservices
16 7 (4.22%) DRM
16 7 (4.22%) Mobile Development
16 7 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (65.06%) Java
2 104 (62.65%) SQL
3 84 (50.60%) C++
4 65 (39.16%) C#
5 45 (27.11%) JavaScript
6 16 (9.64%) Python
7 9 (5.42%) Perl
8 7 (4.22%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.22%) PHP
8 7 (4.22%) Ruby
9 6 (3.61%) Go
10 3 (1.81%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.81%) Scala
10 3 (1.81%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.20%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.60%) Clojure
12 1 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (8.43%) Degree
2 3 (1.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.22%) Puppet
1 7 (4.22%) Salt
2 6 (3.61%) Ansible
2 6 (3.61%) Kibana
2 6 (3.61%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (11.45%) SAP
2 17 (10.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.04%) Oracle
4 2 (1.20%) PayPal
4 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.20%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.60%) Remedy
5 1 (0.60%) Xamarin
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