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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2068 1733 1687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.51% 34.19% 29.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.22% 35.98% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1816 1600 1545
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
5871 4816 5591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.14% 95.01% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4911 4167 4952
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 0 540 £40,000 +17.64% 109
Wiltshire +1 379 £35,625 +1.78% 49
Dorset 0 333 £39,000 +11.42% 47
Gloucestershire 0 296 £37,500 +7.14% 55
Somerset 0 257 £35,000 +2.94% 56
Devon 0 213 £32,500 +7.82% 34
Cornwall +3 23 £28,000 -6.66% 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1918 (45.53%) JavaScript
2 1866 (44.29%) .NET
3 1864 (44.24%) HTML
4 1793 (42.56%) C#
5 1690 (40.11%) CSS
6 1443 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1419 (33.68%) SQL
8 1326 (31.47%) ASP.NET
9 1324 (31.43%) SQL Server
10 1260 (29.91%) Java
11 1035 (24.57%) MVC
12 986 (23.40%) jQuery
13 866 (20.56%) XML
14 709 (16.83%) PHP
15 635 (15.07%) MySQL
16 633 (15.02%) OO
17 628 (14.91%) HTML5
18 604 (14.34%) TDD
19 587 (13.93%) Scrum
20 577 (13.70%) Microsoft
21 516 (12.25%) Spring
22 513 (12.18%) Web Services
23 509 (12.08%) Oracle
24 498 (11.82%) Finance
25 492 (11.68%) Degree
26 489 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
27 479 (11.37%) Linux
28 412 (9.78%) Software Engineering
29 408 (9.68%) .NET Framework
30 379 (9.00%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 215 (5.10%) CMS
2 212 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 107 (2.54%) WordPress
4 104 (2.47%) Apache
5 102 (2.42%) IIS
6 98 (2.33%) Drupal
7 94 (2.23%) Node.js
8 93 (2.21%) Umbraco
9 68 (1.61%) Tomcat
10 66 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 59 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
12 58 (1.38%) WebLogic
13 50 (1.19%) Joomla!
14 38 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
15 36 (0.85%) WebSphere
16 32 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
17 26 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
17 26 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 20 (0.47%) Apache ServiceMix
18 20 (0.47%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 258 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 106 (2.52%) Photoshop
3 48 (1.14%) MS Office
4 38 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
5 25 (0.59%) Fireworks
6 10 (0.24%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.14%) InDesign
8 5 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.095%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.095%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.047%) Shockwave
10 2 (0.047%) FastStats
11 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.024%) Revit
11 1 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.024%) MS Project
11 1 (0.024%) SPSS
11 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 58 (1.38%) Magento
2 49 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.36%) Shopify
4 14 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 13 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
6 11 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
7 10 (0.24%) INSURE/90
8 8 (0.19%) Visualfiles
9 6 (0.14%) Tridion
10 5 (0.12%) WebTrends
11 4 (0.095%) Summit
11 4 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.071%) SAP ECC
12 3 (0.071%) Hyperion Planning
12 3 (0.071%) Sage 200
12 3 (0.071%) SAP ERP
12 3 (0.071%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 50 (1.19%) SaaS
2 31 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.43%) GitHub
5 9 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.071%) Heroku
7 3 (0.071%) Office 365
7 3 (0.071%) Trello
8 2 (0.047%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.047%) Force.com
9 1 (0.024%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.024%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.024%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.024%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 124 (2.94%) Internet
2 49 (1.16%) VoIP
3 48 (1.14%) HTTP
4 28 (0.66%) Intranet
5 27 (0.64%) FTP
6 25 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 22 (0.52%) SMTP
8 16 (0.38%) IPv4
8 16 (0.38%) NFC
9 15 (0.36%) SS7
9 15 (0.36%) IPv6
10 12 (0.28%) PBX
11 11 (0.26%) Network Security
12 9 (0.21%) LTE
12 9 (0.21%) Extranet
12 9 (0.21%) VoLTE
13 8 (0.19%) LAN
13 8 (0.19%) Asterisk PBX
14 7 (0.17%) SMS
15 6 (0.14%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1324 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 635 (15.07%) MySQL
3 284 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 254 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 183 (4.34%) RDBMS
6 178 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 131 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 104 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 101 (2.40%) NoSQL
10 99 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
11 94 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
12 86 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 79 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
14 77 (1.83%) MongoDB
15 70 (1.66%) Big Data
16 53 (1.26%) Oracle Database
17 49 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
18 35 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
19 29 (0.69%) Hadoop
19 29 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 336 (7.98%) Visual Studio
2 334 (7.93%) Git (software)
3 227 (5.39%) Subversion
4 202 (4.79%) JUnit
5 163 (3.87%) Eclipse
6 150 (3.56%) Maven
7 112 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 99 (2.35%) Ant
9 98 (2.33%) NUnit
10 64 (1.52%) Selenium
11 54 (1.28%) Moq
12 53 (1.26%) Jenkins
13 51 (1.21%) Rhino Mocks
14 47 (1.12%) NetBeans
15 40 (0.95%) JIRA
16 35 (0.83%) MSTest
17 33 (0.78%) Hudson
18 28 (0.66%) SpecFlow
19 27 (0.64%) Cucumber
19 27 (0.64%) Xcode
General
1 498 (11.82%) Finance
2 211 (5.01%) Telecoms
3 190 (4.51%) Marketing
4 178 (4.23%) Banking
5 155 (3.68%) Advertising
6 108 (2.56%) Retail
7 103 (2.44%) Games
8 78 (1.85%) Back Office
9 37 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 35 (0.83%) Investment Banking
11 32 (0.76%) Electronics
12 19 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 14 (0.33%) Publishing
13 14 (0.33%) Legal
13 14 (0.33%) Aerospace
14 12 (0.28%) Automotive
15 9 (0.21%) Local Government
16 8 (0.19%) Law
17 7 (0.17%) Multimedia
18 5 (0.12%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1866 (44.29%) .NET
2 1864 (44.24%) HTML
3 1690 (40.11%) CSS
4 1326 (31.47%) ASP.NET
5 986 (23.40%) jQuery
6 866 (20.56%) XML
7 628 (14.91%) HTML5
8 516 (12.25%) Spring
9 513 (12.18%) Web Services
10 489 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 408 (9.68%) .NET Framework
12 345 (8.19%) CSS3
13 327 (7.76%) JSON
14 303 (7.19%) Ajax
15 299 (7.10%) WCF
16 265 (6.29%) SOAP
17 234 (5.55%) J2EE
18 229 (5.44%) Hibernate
19 221 (5.25%) RESTful
20 208 (4.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 281 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 281 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 175 (4.15%) User Experience
2 175 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (3.09%) Open Source
4 97 (2.30%) Mathematics
5 83 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
6 77 (1.83%) Digital Media
6 77 (1.83%) iPhone
7 67 (1.59%) Derivative
8 52 (1.23%) Client/Server
8 52 (1.23%) N-Tier
9 48 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 38 (0.90%) GIS
10 38 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
11 37 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 36 (0.85%) Visualisation
13 35 (0.83%) iPad
14 32 (0.76%) RIA
15 30 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 479 (11.37%) Linux
2 304 (7.22%) Windows
3 221 (5.25%) Android
4 215 (5.10%) Apple iOS
5 110 (2.61%) UNIX
6 33 (0.78%) Ubuntu
7 27 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (0.55%) Mac OS X
8 23 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 16 (0.38%) Fedora
10 16 (0.38%) CentOS
11 15 (0.36%) AIX
11 15 (0.36%) Windows Phone
12 14 (0.33%) Windows CE
13 12 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (0.26%) Debian
15 8 (0.19%) Solaris
15 8 (0.19%) Windows Phone 7
16 5 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1443 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1035 (24.57%) MVC
3 633 (15.02%) OO
4 604 (14.34%) TDD
5 587 (13.93%) Scrum
6 412 (9.78%) Software Engineering
7 379 (9.00%) Web Development
8 307 (7.29%) E-Commerce
9 263 (6.24%) Unit Testing
10 258 (6.12%) OOP
11 234 (5.55%) Continuous Integration
12 186 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
13 165 (3.92%) Mentoring
14 162 (3.85%) Web Application Development
15 161 (3.82%) iOS Development
16 158 (3.75%) OOD
17 124 (2.94%) Android Development
18 120 (2.85%) Content Management
19 119 (2.82%) BDD
20 104 (2.47%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1918 (45.53%) JavaScript
2 1793 (42.56%) C#
3 1419 (33.68%) SQL
4 1260 (29.91%) Java
5 709 (16.83%) PHP
6 328 (7.79%) C++
7 294 (6.98%) VB.NET
8 238 (5.65%) T-SQL
9 183 (4.34%) C
10 180 (4.27%) Python
11 162 (3.85%) Ruby
12 148 (3.51%) PHP5
13 141 (3.35%) VB
14 108 (2.56%) Objective-C
15 81 (1.92%) PL/SQL
16 70 (1.66%) Shell Script
17 50 (1.19%) VBA
18 49 (1.16%) VB6
19 44 (1.04%) Perl
20 34 (0.81%) RPG
Qualifications
1 492 (11.68%) Degree
2 148 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 91 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 85 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 49 (1.16%) MCP
6 46 (1.09%) DV Cleared
6 46 (1.09%) MCSD
7 33 (0.78%) MCTS
8 31 (0.74%) HND
9 28 (0.66%) PhD
10 25 (0.59%) MCAD
11 8 (0.19%) MCPD
12 5 (0.12%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.047%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.024%) MBA
14 1 (0.024%) MCT
14 1 (0.024%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.024%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (2.75%) QA
2 12 (0.28%) WAI
3 10 (0.24%) COBIT
4 9 (0.21%) SLA
5 8 (0.19%) WCAG
6 5 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.095%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.071%) GAMP
8 3 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.071%) Basel II
9 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.19%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.12%) Samba
4 2 (0.047%) Xen
5 1 (0.024%) Varnish
5 1 (0.024%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (0.50%) Puppet
1 21 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 20 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.14%) Plesk
4 4 (0.095%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.095%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.047%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.024%) Nagios
Vendors
1 577 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 509 (12.08%) Oracle
3 142 (3.37%) Zend
4 100 (2.37%) Adobe
5 81 (1.92%) Google
6 58 (1.38%) Facebook
7 57 (1.35%) Apple
8 56 (1.33%) JBoss
9 54 (1.28%) Sitecore
10 45 (1.07%) IBM
11 41 (0.97%) hybris
12 38 (0.90%) Twitter
13 32 (0.76%) Red Hat
14 29 (0.69%) Informatica
15 28 (0.66%) SAP
16 22 (0.52%) Sage
16 22 (0.52%) Business Objects
17 18 (0.43%) Sun
18 17 (0.40%) Cognos
19 14 (0.33%) Sencha
Salisbury, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £42000. per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £32000 per annum - training and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - fantastic benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + pension, private healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benfits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 per day + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: From £25,500 to £46,000 per annum + bonuses depending upon experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago