The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
England / South West
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1644 1640 2141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.96% 29.95% 35.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.11% 30.80% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1503 1953
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,400 £46,875
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
4820 5325 5868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.63% 97.26% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 4551 4970
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -1 657 £45,000 +12.50% 100
Gloucestershire +3 268 £41,000 +2.50% 25
Dorset 0 219 £40,000 +14.28% 33
Somerset 0 203 £40,000 +6.66% 35
Devon +2 132 £35,000 +7.69% 17
Wiltshire -1 130 £42,500 +13.33% 37
Cornwall -6 9 £32,500 +19.26% 3
Avon -2 1 - -
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1699 (51.59%) JavaScript
2 1609 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1505 (45.70%) HTML
4 1407 (42.73%) C#
5 1337 (40.60%) .NET
6 1301 (39.51%) CSS
7 1035 (31.43%) MVC
8 1010 (30.67%) Java
9 1005 (30.52%) SQL
10 842 (25.57%) SQL Server
10 842 (25.57%) ASP.NET
11 757 (22.99%) AngularJS
12 752 (22.84%) jQuery
13 665 (20.19%) Web Development
14 596 (18.10%) OO
15 594 (18.04%) HTML5
16 592 (17.98%) Finance
17 567 (17.22%) TDD
18 518 (15.73%) Git (software)
19 507 (15.40%) Scrum
20 498 (15.12%) PHP
21 496 (15.06%) ASP.NET MVC
22 421 (12.78%) Spring
23 403 (12.24%) MySQL
24 400 (12.15%) SDLC
25 385 (11.69%) Web Services
26 381 (11.57%) XML
26 381 (11.57%) Degree
27 370 (11.24%) Microsoft
28 368 (11.18%) Software Engineering

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 153 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 143 (4.34%) CMS
3 131 (3.98%) JBoss
4 95 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
5 94 (2.85%) Apache
5 94 (2.85%) WordPress
6 83 (2.52%) Drupal
7 72 (2.19%) Umbraco
8 71 (2.16%) SharePoint
9 62 (1.88%) Apache Spark
10 60 (1.82%) IIS
11 53 (1.61%) WebLogic
12 50 (1.52%) Mule
12 50 (1.52%) Mule ESB
12 50 (1.52%) WebSphere
13 45 (1.37%) Jetty
14 31 (0.94%) Apache Solr
15 29 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 28 (0.85%) OpenStack
17 25 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 147 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 55 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 29 (0.88%) MS Office
4 18 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.15%) 3ds Max
6 5 (0.15%) Maya
7 3 (0.091%) GIMP
7 3 (0.091%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.061%) InDesign
9 1 (0.030%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.030%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 100 (3.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 56 (1.70%) Magento
3 19 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
8 6 (0.18%) Sage 1000
9 5 (0.15%) Oracle ASCP
10 3 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.091%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.091%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.091%) Oracle Manufacturing
10 3 (0.091%) Oracle SCM
11 2 (0.061%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
11 2 (0.061%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 197 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 182 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (2.22%) SaaS
4 51 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
5 36 (1.09%) GitHub
6 13 (0.39%) IaaS
6 13 (0.39%) PaaS
6 13 (0.39%) Slack
7 12 (0.36%) Dropbox
8 11 (0.33%) G Suite
9 9 (0.27%) Basecamp
9 9 (0.27%) Trello
10 8 (0.24%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.15%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.15%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.091%) iTunes
14 2 (0.061%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 95 (2.88%) Internet
2 58 (1.76%) HTTP
3 28 (0.85%) Intranet
4 26 (0.79%) FTP
5 15 (0.46%) SSL
6 12 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.27%) SSH
8 8 (0.24%) DNS
9 6 (0.18%) Network Security
10 5 (0.15%) Extranet
10 5 (0.15%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.12%) ICMP
12 3 (0.091%) CTI
12 3 (0.091%) Firewall
12 3 (0.091%) NFC
12 3 (0.091%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (0.091%) Skype
13 2 (0.061%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.061%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.061%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 842 (25.57%) SQL Server
2 403 (12.24%) MySQL
3 305 (9.26%) MongoDB
4 285 (8.65%) NoSQL
5 153 (4.65%) Big Data
6 145 (4.40%) Relational Database
7 108 (3.28%) Hadoop
8 95 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
9 94 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 90 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 82 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
12 72 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 61 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
14 60 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
14 60 (1.82%) Redis
15 50 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 45 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
16 45 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 44 (1.34%) RDBMS
18 40 (1.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 518 (15.73%) Git (software)
2 166 (5.04%) Visual Studio
3 152 (4.62%) Subversion
4 144 (4.37%) Jenkins
4 144 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 135 (4.10%) Maven
6 130 (3.95%) JUnit
7 125 (3.80%) JIRA
8 97 (2.95%) Selenium
9 70 (2.13%) gulp
9 70 (2.13%) IntelliJ
10 60 (1.82%) Grunt
11 58 (1.76%) Eclipse
12 46 (1.40%) NUnit
13 41 (1.25%) TeamCity
14 40 (1.21%) Cucumber
15 38 (1.15%) Ant
15 38 (1.15%) Mockito
16 37 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 31 (0.94%) Vagrant
General
1 592 (17.98%) Finance
2 239 (7.26%) Telecoms
3 183 (5.56%) Marketing
4 172 (5.22%) Retail
5 123 (3.74%) Electronics
5 123 (3.74%) Manufacturing
6 119 (3.61%) Banking
7 100 (3.04%) Games
8 58 (1.76%) Advertising
9 35 (1.06%) Online Betting
10 26 (0.79%) Back Office
11 21 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.36%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.27%) Automotive
14 8 (0.24%) Legal
15 7 (0.21%) Multimedia
15 7 (0.21%) Publishing
16 6 (0.18%) General Ledger
16 6 (0.18%) Investment Banking
17 5 (0.15%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1505 (45.70%) HTML
2 1337 (40.60%) .NET
3 1301 (39.51%) CSS
4 842 (25.57%) ASP.NET
5 757 (22.99%) AngularJS
6 752 (22.84%) jQuery
7 594 (18.04%) HTML5
8 496 (15.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 421 (12.78%) Spring
10 385 (11.69%) Web Services
11 381 (11.57%) XML
12 368 (11.18%) .NET Framework
13 342 (10.39%) REST
14 295 (8.96%) CSS3
15 292 (8.87%) ASP.NET Web API
16 280 (8.50%) Node.js
17 243 (7.38%) JSON
18 238 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 234 (7.11%) RESTful
20 231 (7.01%) React
Miscellaneous
1 289 (8.78%) Computer Science
2 227 (6.89%) User Experience
3 139 (4.22%) Mathematics
4 135 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 119 (3.61%) Mobile App
6 117 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 43 (1.31%) W3C
8 40 (1.21%) Digital Media
9 38 (1.15%) Semantic Web
10 36 (1.09%) Visualisation
11 35 (1.06%) Online Games
12 26 (0.79%) Internet of Things
13 25 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
14 24 (0.73%) Cyber Defence
15 23 (0.70%) Algorithms
16 21 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 18 (0.55%) Data Integration
18 16 (0.49%) AS400
18 16 (0.49%) Management Information System
18 16 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 321 (9.75%) Linux
2 160 (4.86%) Windows
3 125 (3.80%) Apple iOS
4 119 (3.61%) Android
5 86 (2.61%) Unix
6 30 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 22 (0.67%) Mac OS X
8 11 (0.33%) Debian
9 9 (0.27%) AIX
10 8 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.15%) CentOS
12 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.061%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.061%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.061%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.061%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.061%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.061%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.030%) Fedora
14 1 (0.030%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1609 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1035 (31.43%) MVC
3 665 (20.19%) Web Development
4 596 (18.10%) OO
5 567 (17.22%) TDD
6 507 (15.40%) Scrum
7 400 (12.15%) SDLC
8 368 (11.18%) Software Engineering
9 310 (9.41%) Front End Development
10 248 (7.53%) BDD
11 234 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
12 209 (6.35%) E-Commerce
13 205 (6.23%) OOP
14 197 (5.98%) Unit Testing
15 196 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
16 174 (5.28%) Mentoring
17 170 (5.16%) Kanban
18 159 (4.83%) Open Source
19 122 (3.70%) Web Application Development
20 120 (3.64%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1699 (51.59%) JavaScript
2 1407 (42.73%) C#
3 1010 (30.67%) Java
4 1005 (30.52%) SQL
5 498 (15.12%) PHP
6 226 (6.86%) C++
7 196 (5.95%) Python
8 193 (5.86%) T-SQL
9 102 (3.10%) VB.NET
10 88 (2.67%) PL/SQL
11 82 (2.49%) C
12 75 (2.28%) Ruby
13 55 (1.67%) Go
14 53 (1.61%) Perl
15 46 (1.40%) VB
16 41 (1.25%) Apex Code
17 40 (1.21%) PowerShell
18 38 (1.15%) Bash Shell
18 38 (1.15%) Objective-C
19 36 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 381 (11.57%) Degree
2 182 (5.53%) Security Cleared
3 94 (2.85%) SC Cleared
4 62 (1.88%) DV Cleared
5 28 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.36%) PhD
7 10 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (0.21%) MCSA
8 7 (0.21%) MCSD
9 5 (0.15%) ISEB
9 5 (0.15%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.091%) MCP
11 2 (0.061%) HNC
11 2 (0.061%) NVQ Level 4
11 2 (0.061%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.030%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.030%) MOS
12 1 (0.030%) MySQL Certification
12 1 (0.030%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.030%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (1.12%) WAI
2 34 (1.03%) QA
3 26 (0.79%) ISO 14001
3 26 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.18%) WCAG
5 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.12%) SLA
6 3 (0.091%) SDET
7 2 (0.061%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.030%) FATCA
8 1 (0.030%) SEPA
System Software
1 40 (1.21%) Docker
2 21 (0.64%) Firmware
3 10 (0.30%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.030%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.030%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.030%) LXC
Systems Management
1 47 (1.43%) Ansible
2 33 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (0.97%) Puppet
4 26 (0.79%) Salt
5 25 (0.76%) Kibana
5 25 (0.76%) logstash
6 6 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.091%) cPanel
8 2 (0.061%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.030%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.030%) Oozie
Vendors
1 370 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 252 (7.65%) Oracle
3 131 (3.98%) SAP
4 97 (2.95%) Zend
5 86 (2.61%) Adobe
6 75 (2.28%) Xamarin
7 56 (1.70%) Apple
8 54 (1.64%) Google
9 51 (1.55%) Sitecore
10 50 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (0.91%) Informatica
12 16 (0.49%) Coverity
13 15 (0.46%) IFS
13 15 (0.46%) TIBCO
14 12 (0.36%) Tableau
15 10 (0.30%) Infobright
15 10 (0.30%) Twitter
16 9 (0.27%) EPiServer
17 7 (0.21%) IBM
17 7 (0.21%) PayPal
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Free Parking
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sturminster Newton, Dorset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol Area
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago