The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1968 2029 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.93% 37.71% 32.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.57% 39.02% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1742 1859 1692
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5532 5200 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.36% 96.64% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4586 4654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Developer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol 0 686 £36,000 +2.85% 121
Gloucestershire 0 295 £37,500 +7.14% 33
Somerset 0 294 £35,000 +7.69% 60
Wiltshire +3 287 £35,000 - 40
Dorset 0 251 £35,000 +2.94% 54
Devon 0 120 £30,000 -13.04% 19
Cornwall -2 6 £30,000 +11.11% 5
Avon - 3 £28,500 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1842 (45.68%) .NET
2 1714 (42.51%) C#
3 1683 (41.74%) HTML
4 1604 (39.78%) JavaScript
5 1478 (36.66%) CSS
6 1425 (35.34%) SQL
7 1378 (34.18%) SQL Server
8 1352 (33.53%) ASP.NET
9 1068 (26.49%) Java
10 947 (23.49%) jQuery
11 942 (23.36%) MVC
12 856 (21.23%) PHP
13 822 (20.39%) OO
14 734 (18.20%) MySQL
15 683 (16.94%) Microsoft
16 673 (16.69%) XML
17 654 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
18 630 (15.63%) Degree
19 603 (14.96%) Web Services
20 538 (13.34%) HTML5
21 484 (12.00%) Scrum
22 480 (11.90%) Finance
23 475 (11.78%) Linux
24 464 (11.51%) ASP.NET MVC
25 443 (10.99%) OOP
26 439 (10.89%) Software Engineering
27 423 (10.49%) TDD
27 423 (10.49%) Windows
28 417 (10.34%) Web Development
29 394 (9.77%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 313 (7.76%) CMS
2 209 (5.18%) SharePoint
3 171 (4.24%) Apache
4 156 (3.87%) Umbraco
5 138 (3.42%) Drupal
6 124 (3.08%) IIS
7 120 (2.98%) WordPress
8 82 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 74 (1.84%) Tomcat
10 62 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
11 53 (1.31%) WebLogic
12 48 (1.19%) Node.js
13 38 (0.94%) WebSphere
14 32 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
15 28 (0.69%) Kentico
16 27 (0.67%) Sitefinity
17 20 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
17 20 (0.50%) ColdFusion
18 18 (0.45%) GlassFish
18 18 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 308 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 130 (3.22%) Photoshop
3 53 (1.31%) MS Office
4 30 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 20 (0.50%) Fireworks
6 14 (0.35%) FastStats
7 12 (0.30%) MS Project
8 10 (0.25%) GIMP
9 8 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (0.20%) InDesign
10 5 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.074%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.074%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.050%) SPSS
13 1 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 113 (2.80%) Magento
2 36 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 29 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (0.60%) Google Analytics
5 19 (0.47%) Shopify
6 14 (0.35%) Visualfiles
7 10 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
8 9 (0.22%) SAP Business One
9 8 (0.20%) Summit
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.099%) AWD
13 3 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (0.074%) INSURE/90
13 3 (0.074%) SAP IS-U
13 3 (0.074%) Sage 200
14 2 (0.050%) Oracle BPM
14 2 (0.050%) Dynamics NAV
14 2 (0.050%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 57 (1.41%) SaaS
2 13 (0.32%) GitHub
3 10 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.12%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.099%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.074%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.050%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.025%) Trello
10 1 (0.025%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.025%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 145 (3.60%) Internet
2 104 (2.58%) HTTP
3 46 (1.14%) Intranet
4 40 (0.99%) SMTP
5 34 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 27 (0.67%) FTP
7 25 (0.62%) SSH
8 23 (0.57%) LDAP
9 20 (0.50%) SNMP
10 18 (0.45%) Network Security
11 17 (0.42%) Kerberos
12 15 (0.37%) Firewall
12 15 (0.37%) VoIP
13 14 (0.35%) Ethernet
14 11 (0.27%) DNS
14 11 (0.27%) 4G
15 10 (0.25%) SMPP
16 8 (0.20%) NGN
17 7 (0.17%) IMAP
17 7 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1378 (34.18%) SQL Server
2 734 (18.20%) MySQL
3 320 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 235 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 208 (5.16%) Relational Database
6 172 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 142 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 139 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 136 (3.37%) RDBMS
10 127 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
11 113 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 107 (2.65%) NoSQL
13 88 (2.18%) Crystal Reports
14 79 (1.96%) MongoDB
15 73 (1.81%) Oracle Database
16 63 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
17 62 (1.54%) Big Data
18 44 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 43 (1.07%) MS Access
20 31 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 334 (8.28%) Visual Studio
2 289 (7.17%) Git (software)
3 283 (7.02%) Subversion
4 220 (5.46%) Eclipse
5 179 (4.44%) JUnit
6 148 (3.67%) Maven
7 122 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 110 (2.73%) Ant
9 102 (2.53%) NUnit
9 102 (2.53%) Selenium
10 85 (2.11%) NetBeans
11 78 (1.93%) Rhino Mocks
11 78 (1.93%) Jenkins
12 74 (1.84%) MSTest
13 69 (1.71%) Moq
14 67 (1.66%) PHPUnit
15 57 (1.41%) JMeter
16 49 (1.22%) Hudson
17 31 (0.77%) JIRA
18 25 (0.62%) Dreamweaver
General
1 480 (11.90%) Finance
2 300 (7.44%) Marketing
3 220 (5.46%) Telecoms
4 148 (3.67%) Retail
5 78 (1.93%) Banking
6 71 (1.76%) Advertising
7 62 (1.54%) Games
8 42 (1.04%) Back Office
9 32 (0.79%) Publishing
10 31 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 25 (0.62%) Law
12 24 (0.60%) Electronics
13 22 (0.55%) Investment Banking
14 19 (0.47%) Legal
15 17 (0.42%) Local Government
16 16 (0.40%) Multimedia
17 12 (0.30%) Front Office
17 12 (0.30%) Financial Institution
18 10 (0.25%) Automotive
19 9 (0.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1842 (45.68%) .NET
2 1683 (41.74%) HTML
3 1478 (36.66%) CSS
4 1352 (33.53%) ASP.NET
5 947 (23.49%) jQuery
6 673 (16.69%) XML
7 603 (14.96%) Web Services
8 538 (13.34%) HTML5
9 464 (11.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 394 (9.77%) Ajax
11 352 (8.73%) Spring
12 334 (8.28%) .NET Framework
13 317 (7.86%) CSS3
14 299 (7.42%) WCF
15 243 (6.03%) JSON
16 196 (4.86%) LAMP
17 193 (4.79%) SOAP
18 187 (4.64%) RESTful
18 187 (4.64%) WPF
19 171 (4.24%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 370 (9.18%) Computer Science
2 245 (6.08%) Mobile App
3 175 (4.34%) Open Source
4 157 (3.89%) Digital Media
5 153 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
6 91 (2.26%) Mathematics
7 80 (1.98%) N-Tier
8 72 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
9 55 (1.36%) W3C
10 49 (1.22%) iPhone
11 43 (1.07%) AS400
12 39 (0.97%) iPad
13 36 (0.89%) Social Media
14 29 (0.72%) Client/Server
14 29 (0.72%) Social Network
14 29 (0.72%) Derivative
15 23 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 23 (0.57%) Physics
16 18 (0.45%) Xbox
16 18 (0.45%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 475 (11.78%) Linux
2 423 (10.49%) Windows
3 190 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 166 (4.12%) Android
5 96 (2.38%) UNIX
6 44 (1.09%) Windows Phone
7 41 (1.02%) Windows 8
8 29 (0.72%) Windows CE
9 25 (0.62%) Solaris
9 25 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (0.57%) Mac OS X
11 22 (0.55%) Ubuntu
12 16 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
13 11 (0.27%) CentOS
14 10 (0.25%) Fedora
14 10 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
17 4 (0.099%) AIX
18 3 (0.074%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 942 (23.36%) MVC
2 822 (20.39%) OO
3 654 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 484 (12.00%) Scrum
5 443 (10.99%) OOP
6 439 (10.89%) Software Engineering
7 423 (10.49%) TDD
8 417 (10.34%) Web Development
9 269 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 262 (6.50%) Unit Testing
11 197 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
12 189 (4.69%) Web Application Development
13 186 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
14 121 (3.00%) OOD
15 111 (2.75%) iOS Development
16 107 (2.65%) Content Management
17 102 (2.53%) MVVM
18 100 (2.48%) Mobile Application Development
18 100 (2.48%) SOA
19 99 (2.46%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1714 (42.51%) C#
2 1604 (39.78%) JavaScript
3 1425 (35.34%) SQL
4 1068 (26.49%) Java
5 856 (21.23%) PHP
6 387 (9.60%) C++
7 376 (9.33%) VB.NET
8 357 (8.85%) T-SQL
9 209 (5.18%) VB
10 206 (5.11%) PHP5
11 199 (4.94%) C
12 147 (3.65%) Python
13 132 (3.27%) Ruby
14 94 (2.33%) Perl
15 87 (2.16%) PL/SQL
16 82 (2.03%) Objective-C
17 44 (1.09%) ActionScript
18 43 (1.07%) RPG
19 42 (1.04%) RPG IV
20 40 (0.99%) VB6
Qualifications
1 630 (15.63%) Degree
2 127 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 97 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 76 (1.88%) MCP
5 70 (1.74%) MCTS
6 66 (1.64%) MCSD
7 54 (1.34%) MCAD
8 40 (0.99%) SC Cleared
9 34 (0.84%) DV Cleared
10 16 (0.40%) MCPD
11 15 (0.37%) PhD
12 9 (0.22%) CNA
12 9 (0.22%) Novell Certification
13 6 (0.15%) MCT
13 6 (0.15%) HND
13 6 (0.15%) ISEB
13 6 (0.15%) MBA
14 5 (0.12%) IBM Certification
15 4 (0.099%) PMI Certification
16 3 (0.074%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (2.38%) QA
2 27 (0.67%) SLA
3 19 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.32%) WCAG
5 8 (0.20%) ISO 14001
6 7 (0.17%) WAI
7 3 (0.074%) GAMP
8 2 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.050%) Basel II
9 1 (0.025%) HL7
9 1 (0.025%) DICOM
9 1 (0.025%) DO-178B
System Software
1 26 (0.64%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.35%) qmail
3 12 (0.30%) Varnish
4 6 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (0.77%) Puppet
2 21 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (0.42%) Nagios
4 16 (0.40%) Zenoss
5 14 (0.35%) YUM
6 12 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 11 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (0.25%) Plesk
8 10 (0.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 683 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 310 (7.69%) Oracle
3 159 (3.94%) Zend
4 85 (2.11%) Sitecore
5 73 (1.81%) Adobe
6 70 (1.74%) JBoss
6 70 (1.74%) Google
7 53 (1.31%) Facebook
8 44 (1.09%) Twitter
9 42 (1.04%) IBM
10 36 (0.89%) hybris
11 28 (0.69%) Business Objects
12 27 (0.67%) SAP
13 21 (0.52%) HP
14 20 (0.50%) Red Hat
15 19 (0.47%) Sun
16 18 (0.45%) BT
17 16 (0.40%) Tableau
18 14 (0.35%) Informatica
19 12 (0.30%) Sencha
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £60000 per annum + ben - trips, pens +
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent benefits - see list!
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Guru Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warminster, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
CV Wow
Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
DJS (UK) Limited,
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum D.O.E
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago