The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 133 128 115
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 0.053% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.054% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Average salary £37,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.43%
Software Programmer
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
1752 1849 1669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.90% 97.47% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1530 1389
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (50.00%) Drupal
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Publishing
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) Drupal
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
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