The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1946 1988 1972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.31% 33.53% 37.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.81% 35.12% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1739 1805
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5590 5661 5065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.69% 95.48% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4692 4746 4456
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the South West region.

Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol 0 732 £38,500 +6.94% 109
Gloucestershire 0 306 £40,000 +5.26% 46
Dorset 0 262 £35,000 - 36
Wiltshire 0 250 £36,000 -4.00% 57
Somerset 0 179 £37,000 +5.71% 56
Devon 0 135 £35,750 +19.16% 31
Cornwall -1 16 £31,500 +5.00% 3
Avon 0 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 1897 (48.25%) JavaScript
2 1865 (47.43%) HTML
3 1746 (44.40%) .NET
4 1684 (42.83%) CSS
5 1628 (41.40%) C#
6 1330 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
7 1309 (33.29%) SQL
8 1277 (32.48%) SQL Server
9 1250 (31.79%) MVC
10 1234 (31.38%) ASP.NET
11 960 (24.42%) Java
11 960 (24.42%) jQuery
12 776 (19.74%) PHP
13 684 (17.40%) HTML5
14 677 (17.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 603 (15.34%) TDD
16 592 (15.06%) OO
17 577 (14.67%) MySQL
18 574 (14.60%) XML
19 546 (13.89%) Web Services
20 516 (13.12%) Microsoft
21 495 (12.59%) Scrum
22 493 (12.54%) Oracle
23 476 (12.11%) Degree
24 463 (11.78%) Finance
25 439 (11.16%) Git (software)
26 434 (11.04%) Linux
27 424 (10.78%) CSS3
28 420 (10.68%) AngularJS
29 419 (10.66%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 246 (6.26%) Node.js
2 184 (4.68%) CMS
3 152 (3.87%) WordPress
4 150 (3.81%) Drupal
5 144 (3.66%) Apache
6 139 (3.54%) SharePoint
7 109 (2.77%) Tomcat
8 95 (2.42%) IIS
9 80 (2.03%) JBoss
10 71 (1.81%) Umbraco
11 60 (1.53%) Joomla!
12 48 (1.22%) ColdFusion
13 38 (0.97%) WebLogic
14 36 (0.92%) nginx
14 36 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
14 36 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
15 30 (0.76%) WebSphere
16 27 (0.69%) SAS
17 20 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 17 (0.43%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 221 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 80 (2.03%) Photoshop
3 62 (1.58%) MS Office
4 37 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 34 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.23%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.076%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.051%) MS Project
10 2 (0.051%) InDesign
10 2 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.051%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 74 (1.88%) Magento
2 27 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
3 24 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 24 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (0.38%) Changepoint
5 7 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
5 7 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.15%) Zen Cart
7 4 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.076%) Oracle HRMS
8 3 (0.076%) Maximo
8 3 (0.076%) Summit
8 3 (0.076%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.051%) Agresso
9 2 (0.051%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 87 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (1.98%) SaaS
3 64 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (0.36%) Google App Engine
6 13 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.28%) GitHub
8 8 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.15%) PaaS
10 2 (0.051%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.051%) Trello
10 2 (0.051%) Office 365
11 1 (0.025%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.025%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 117 (2.98%) Internet
2 88 (2.24%) HTTP
3 28 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.18%) SMTP
5 6 (0.15%) SMS
5 6 (0.15%) DLNA
6 5 (0.13%) SMPP
7 4 (0.10%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.10%) SAN
7 4 (0.10%) VoIP
7 4 (0.10%) LDAP
7 4 (0.10%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.076%) PBX
9 2 (0.051%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.051%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.051%) SNMP
9 2 (0.051%) DNS
9 2 (0.051%) Firewall
9 2 (0.051%) Wireless
9 2 (0.051%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1277 (32.48%) SQL Server
2 577 (14.67%) MySQL
3 197 (5.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 187 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 168 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 159 (4.04%) Relational Database
7 137 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
8 116 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
9 110 (2.80%) MongoDB
10 106 (2.70%) Oracle Database
11 104 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 102 (2.59%) NoSQL
13 99 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
14 75 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
15 67 (1.70%) RDBMS
16 56 (1.42%) Big Data
17 54 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
18 46 (1.17%) OLAP
19 44 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
20 41 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 439 (11.16%) Git (software)
2 275 (6.99%) Subversion
3 255 (6.49%) Visual Studio
4 177 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 170 (4.32%) JUnit
6 133 (3.38%) Eclipse
7 131 (3.33%) Maven
8 126 (3.20%) NUnit
9 87 (2.21%) Rhino Mocks
10 73 (1.86%) JIRA
11 58 (1.48%) Jenkins
12 55 (1.40%) Selenium
13 48 (1.22%) Ant
14 43 (1.09%) PHPUnit
15 42 (1.07%) Xcode
16 38 (0.97%) Cucumber
17 35 (0.89%) MSTest
17 35 (0.89%) Moq
18 33 (0.84%) TeamCity
19 31 (0.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 463 (11.78%) Finance
2 193 (4.91%) Advertising
3 172 (4.37%) Marketing
4 142 (3.61%) Banking
5 104 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 80 (2.03%) Games
7 75 (1.91%) Retail
8 52 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 47 (1.20%) Back Office
9 47 (1.20%) Multimedia
10 45 (1.14%) Electronics
11 29 (0.74%) Publishing
12 26 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 20 (0.51%) Legal
14 18 (0.46%) Aerospace
15 17 (0.43%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.20%) Military
17 4 (0.10%) Automotive
17 4 (0.10%) Interactive Media
18 3 (0.076%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1865 (47.43%) HTML
2 1746 (44.40%) .NET
3 1684 (42.83%) CSS
4 1234 (31.38%) ASP.NET
5 960 (24.42%) jQuery
6 684 (17.40%) HTML5
7 677 (17.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 574 (14.60%) XML
9 546 (13.89%) Web Services
10 424 (10.78%) CSS3
11 420 (10.68%) AngularJS
12 407 (10.35%) .NET Framework
13 403 (10.25%) Spring
14 345 (8.77%) Ajax
15 344 (8.75%) WCF
16 343 (8.72%) JSON
17 257 (6.54%) Entity Framework
18 255 (6.49%) Hibernate
19 240 (6.10%) RESTful
20 229 (5.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 206 (5.24%) User Experience
2 203 (5.16%) Computer Science
3 171 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 121 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 64 (1.63%) Mathematics
6 63 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 46 (1.17%) Social Network
8 39 (0.99%) Data Structures
9 35 (0.89%) Social Media
10 34 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
11 33 (0.84%) iPhone
12 31 (0.79%) GIS
13 29 (0.74%) BBC
13 29 (0.74%) Client/Server
14 26 (0.66%) Streaming Music
15 24 (0.61%) DTV
15 24 (0.61%) iPad
16 23 (0.58%) Wiki
16 23 (0.58%) W3C
17 22 (0.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 434 (11.04%) Linux
2 380 (9.66%) Windows
3 175 (4.45%) Android
4 170 (4.32%) Apple iOS
5 136 (3.46%) UNIX
6 23 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
6 23 (0.58%) Windows Phone
7 20 (0.51%) Windows 8
8 10 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.23%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.20%) CentOS
10 8 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.13%) Windows CE
11 5 (0.13%) AIX
11 5 (0.13%) Solaris
12 4 (0.10%) Fedora
13 3 (0.076%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.051%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.051%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1330 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1250 (31.79%) MVC
3 603 (15.34%) TDD
4 592 (15.06%) OO
5 495 (12.59%) Scrum
6 419 (10.66%) Web Development
7 408 (10.38%) Software Engineering
8 316 (8.04%) SDLC
9 262 (6.66%) Business Intelligence
10 226 (5.75%) OOP
11 220 (5.60%) Web Application Development
12 211 (5.37%) E-Commerce
13 197 (5.01%) Unit Testing
14 187 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
15 176 (4.48%) Mentoring
16 166 (4.22%) BDD
17 155 (3.94%) Open Source
17 155 (3.94%) Responsive Web Design
18 140 (3.56%) OOD
19 136 (3.46%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1897 (48.25%) JavaScript
2 1628 (41.40%) C#
3 1309 (33.29%) SQL
4 960 (24.42%) Java
5 776 (19.74%) PHP
6 341 (8.67%) T-SQL
7 317 (8.06%) C++
8 284 (7.22%) VB.NET
9 179 (4.55%) PL/SQL
10 141 (3.59%) Ruby
11 134 (3.41%) Python
12 132 (3.36%) C
13 101 (2.57%) PHP5
14 97 (2.47%) Objective-C
15 90 (2.29%) VB
16 57 (1.45%) Bash Shell
17 51 (1.30%) Perl
18 40 (1.02%) Shell Script
19 25 (0.64%) VB6
19 25 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 476 (12.11%) Degree
2 182 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 119 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 84 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 64 (1.63%) DV Cleared
6 31 (0.79%) MCSD
7 27 (0.69%) MCP
8 18 (0.46%) MCPD
9 6 (0.15%) PhD
10 5 (0.13%) ISEB
10 5 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.10%) HND
12 3 (0.076%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.051%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.025%) MCTS
14 1 (0.025%) MCAD
14 1 (0.025%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.025%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (1.63%) QA
2 23 (0.58%) SLA
3 12 (0.31%) WAI
4 8 (0.20%) WCAG
5 7 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.15%) Basel II
7 2 (0.051%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.025%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.025%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.025%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.41%) Firmware
3 13 (0.33%) Docker
4 9 (0.23%) LXC
4 9 (0.23%) Xen
5 7 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.076%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.051%) qmail
7 2 (0.051%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.051%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 55 (1.40%) Puppet
2 24 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.56%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.18%) Graphite
5 2 (0.051%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (0.051%) yum
5 2 (0.051%) logstash
5 2 (0.051%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.051%) Nagios
5 2 (0.051%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.051%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.051%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.025%) Plesk
6 1 (0.025%) cPanel
Vendors
1 516 (13.12%) Microsoft
2 493 (12.54%) Oracle
3 139 (3.54%) Zend
4 120 (3.05%) Google
5 82 (2.09%) Adobe
6 64 (1.63%) Facebook
7 63 (1.60%) Business Objects
8 53 (1.35%) SAP
9 50 (1.27%) Twitter
10 47 (1.20%) Informatica
11 43 (1.09%) IBM
12 40 (1.02%) Xamarin
13 25 (0.64%) Sybase
14 24 (0.61%) Apple
15 22 (0.56%) Sitecore
16 14 (0.36%) Siebel
17 13 (0.33%) ESRI
17 13 (0.33%) VMware
18 12 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
19 11 (0.28%) Sencha
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Minehead, Somerset
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, Training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cornwall
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol
Cayder
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago