The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 117 122 109
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.25% 0.22% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 9
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1924 1755 1743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.73% 96.85% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1506 1525
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Software Programmer
South West

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Bristol

Software Programmer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Programmer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Publishing

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Software 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 Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft