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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 72 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 47 80 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.94% 4.13% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 4.23% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 43 79 48
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
1551 1892 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.06% 97.78% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1639 1520
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 27 June 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 75 (58.14%) C#
2 70 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (52.71%) .NET
4 63 (48.84%) SQL Server
5 58 (44.96%) ASP.NET
5 58 (44.96%) SQL
6 50 (38.76%) Java
7 48 (37.21%) JavaScript
8 47 (36.43%) HTML
9 44 (34.11%) OO
10 39 (30.23%) MVC
11 34 (26.36%) CSS
12 33 (25.58%) Telecoms
13 32 (24.81%) Oracle
14 31 (24.03%) Microsoft
15 30 (23.26%) C++
15 30 (23.26%) Software Engineering
15 30 (23.26%) Computer Science
15 30 (23.26%) .NET Framework
16 28 (21.71%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (20.93%) OOD
18 26 (20.16%) Finance
18 26 (20.16%) Degree
19 24 (18.60%) SDLC
20 23 (17.83%) jQuery
20 23 (17.83%) Windows
21 22 (17.05%) WCF
22 21 (16.28%) MySQL
22 21 (16.28%) WebLogic
23 20 (15.50%) MS Excel

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 21 (16.28%) WebLogic
2 15 (11.63%) JBoss
3 10 (7.75%) GlassFish
4 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.88%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.10%) CMS
6 4 (3.10%) Jetty
6 4 (3.10%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (2.33%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.55%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.55%) IIS
8 2 (1.55%) Kentico
8 2 (1.55%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (15.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (11.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) SaaS
2 6 (4.65%) IaaS
3 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.55%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.28%) MySQL
3 9 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (4.65%) Big Data
6 6 (4.65%) Sybase ASE
7 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.10%) MS Access
8 4 (3.10%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.33%) Neo4j
9 3 (2.33%) SQLite
10 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.75%) NetBeans
3 9 (6.98%) Moq
3 9 (6.98%) NUnit
4 6 (4.65%) JUnit
5 5 (3.88%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (2.33%) Ant
6 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.55%) Android Studio
7 2 (1.55%) CocoaPods
7 2 (1.55%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.55%) Maven
7 2 (1.55%) Xcode
8 1 (0.78%) JBehave
8 1 (0.78%) JIRA
8 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 26 (20.16%) Finance
3 16 (12.40%) Manufacturing
4 15 (11.63%) Electronics
4 15 (11.63%) Marketing
5 11 (8.53%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) International Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (52.71%) .NET
2 58 (44.96%) ASP.NET
3 47 (36.43%) HTML
4 34 (26.36%) CSS
5 30 (23.26%) .NET Framework
6 28 (21.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (17.83%) jQuery
8 22 (17.05%) WCF
9 20 (15.50%) Entity Framework
10 17 (13.18%) AngularJS
11 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (12.40%) LINQ
11 16 (12.40%) Web Services
11 16 (12.40%) XML
12 15 (11.63%) J2EE
12 15 (11.63%) REST
13 11 (8.53%) JSON
14 10 (7.75%) EJB
14 10 (7.75%) HTML5
14 10 (7.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.26%) Computer Science
2 20 (15.50%) Mathematics
3 17 (13.18%) Digital Media
4 10 (7.75%) Physics
5 6 (4.65%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.65%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.78%) EPoS
8 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.78%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.83%) Windows
2 13 (10.08%) Apple iOS
3 12 (9.30%) Android
4 10 (7.75%) Linux
5 8 (6.20%) Unix
6 4 (3.10%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.10%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (34.11%) OO
3 39 (30.23%) MVC
4 30 (23.26%) Software Engineering
5 27 (20.93%) OOD
6 24 (18.60%) SDLC
7 19 (14.73%) Scrum
8 17 (13.18%) TDD
9 16 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (11.63%) Digital Marketing
10 15 (11.63%) Programme Management
11 14 (10.85%) Unit Testing
12 13 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (7.75%) iOS Development
14 9 (6.98%) Android Development
14 9 (6.98%) Machine Learning
14 9 (6.98%) Mobile Development
14 9 (6.98%) Web Development
15 6 (4.65%) Data Modelling
15 6 (4.65%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 75 (58.14%) C#
2 58 (44.96%) SQL
3 50 (38.76%) Java
4 48 (37.21%) JavaScript
5 30 (23.26%) C++
6 15 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 12 (9.30%) T-SQL
8 11 (8.53%) XAML
9 9 (6.98%) C
10 6 (4.65%) Perl
10 6 (4.65%) Python
11 4 (3.10%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.10%) Go
12 3 (2.33%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.33%) PHP
12 3 (2.33%) VBA
13 2 (1.55%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.55%) Scala
14 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (20.16%) Degree
2 3 (2.33%) PhD
2 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 32 (24.81%) Oracle
2 31 (24.03%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.63%) SAP
4 7 (5.43%) Sybase
5 6 (4.65%) VMware
6 4 (3.10%) Xamarin
7 3 (2.33%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.55%) Telerik
9 1 (0.78%) Google
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