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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South West / Bristol
Rank 45 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 101 69 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.68% 3.85% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.86% 3.97% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 51 69 50
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
1723 1740 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.91% 97.10% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1533 1550
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 February 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 116 (65.54%) Java
2 106 (59.89%) SQL
3 101 (57.06%) OO
4 93 (52.54%) Computer Science
5 92 (51.98%) Mathematics
5 92 (51.98%) C++
6 91 (51.41%) XML
6 91 (51.41%) SDLC
7 66 (37.29%) C#
8 56 (31.64%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (29.94%) SQL Server
10 51 (28.81%) .NET
11 40 (22.60%) JavaScript
12 39 (22.03%) ASP.NET
13 37 (20.90%) MVC
14 35 (19.77%) HTML
15 34 (19.21%) TDD
16 31 (17.51%) CSS
17 25 (14.12%) Scrum
18 24 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
19 22 (12.43%) AngularJS
20 20 (11.30%) Python
20 20 (11.30%) Mentoring
21 19 (10.73%) Microsoft Azure
21 19 (10.73%) Git (software)
22 18 (10.17%) MongoDB
23 17 (9.60%) BDD
23 17 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
23 17 (9.60%) jQuery
23 17 (9.60%) Microsoft

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 7 (3.95%) Apache Spark
1 7 (3.95%) OpenStack
2 6 (3.39%) Apache Solr
2 6 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.39%) JBoss
2 6 (3.39%) Jetty
2 6 (3.39%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.39%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.39%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.13%) CMS
4 2 (1.13%) Drupal
4 2 (1.13%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) DNN
Applications
1 7 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (7.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.26%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.56%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) HTTP
2 3 (1.69%) Internet
3 2 (1.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (29.94%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.17%) MongoDB
3 15 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (6.78%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.21%) MySQL
6 6 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (3.39%) Big Data
6 6 (3.39%) Couchbase
6 6 (3.39%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.39%) Redis
6 6 (3.39%) Riak
7 4 (2.26%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.13%) MS Access
8 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (10.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.52%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.39%) JUnit
4 5 (2.82%) Maven
5 4 (2.26%) Ant
5 4 (2.26%) Subversion
6 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.13%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.13%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.56%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.56%) Bower
8 1 (0.56%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.56%) Grunt
8 1 (0.56%) gulp
8 1 (0.56%) JIRA
8 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.56%) MSTest
8 1 (0.56%) NUnit
8 1 (0.56%) Xcode
General
1 16 (9.04%) Finance
2 15 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.91%) Electronics
3 14 (7.91%) Manufacturing
3 14 (7.91%) Marketing
4 8 (4.52%) Games
5 7 (3.95%) Retail
6 6 (3.39%) Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (51.41%) XML
2 51 (28.81%) .NET
3 39 (22.03%) ASP.NET
4 35 (19.77%) HTML
5 31 (17.51%) CSS
6 24 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (12.43%) AngularJS
8 17 (9.60%) jQuery
9 13 (7.34%) REST
9 13 (7.34%) RESTful
10 11 (6.21%) .NET Framework
10 11 (6.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (5.08%) HTML5
12 7 (3.95%) Angular 2
12 7 (3.95%) React
12 7 (3.95%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (3.95%) SOAP
12 7 (3.95%) WCF
13 6 (3.39%) Elastic Stack
13 6 (3.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 93 (52.54%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.95%) Streaming Video
2 7 (3.95%) Video on Demand
3 6 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.69%) User Experience
6 2 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.56%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.08%) Android
1 9 (5.08%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.95%) Linux
2 7 (3.95%) Windows
3 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (57.06%) OO
2 92 (51.98%) Mathematics
3 91 (51.41%) SDLC
4 56 (31.64%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (20.90%) MVC
6 34 (19.21%) TDD
7 25 (14.12%) Scrum
8 20 (11.30%) Mentoring
9 17 (9.60%) BDD
10 16 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (7.91%) Digital Marketing
11 14 (7.91%) Programme Management
11 14 (7.91%) Web Development
12 13 (7.34%) Software Engineering
13 12 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (6.21%) Multithreading
15 7 (3.95%) DRM
15 7 (3.95%) Kanban
15 7 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (3.95%) UML
Programming Languages
1 116 (65.54%) Java
2 106 (59.89%) SQL
3 92 (51.98%) C++
4 66 (37.29%) C#
5 40 (22.60%) JavaScript
6 20 (11.30%) Python
7 8 (4.52%) Perl
7 8 (4.52%) PHP
8 7 (3.95%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.95%) Go
8 7 (3.95%) Ruby
9 5 (2.82%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.26%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.69%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.69%) Scala
11 3 (1.69%) VB
11 3 (1.69%) VBA
11 3 (1.69%) VBScript
12 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (7.34%) Degree
2 2 (1.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) PhD
3 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.13%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) Ansible
1 6 (3.39%) Kibana
1 6 (3.39%) logstash
1 6 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.39%) Puppet
1 6 (3.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (9.60%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.91%) SAP
3 10 (5.65%) Oracle
4 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.56%) Remedy
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