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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1982 2088 1803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.06% 34.25% 34.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.46% 35.70% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1824 1818 1670
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
5752 5848 4991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4808 4398
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 0 770 £38,875 -0.32% 145
Wiltshire 0 292 £35,000 - 67
Gloucestershire -1 260 £45,000 +20.00% 41
Dorset 0 223 £35,000 -6.66% 41
Somerset 0 220 £36,500 +4.28% 53
Devon 0 144 £37,500 +21.95% 25
Cornwall +3 24 £31,500 -10.00% 5
Avon -1 2 £22,500 -35.71%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1873 (46.24%) JavaScript
2 1853 (45.74%) HTML
3 1801 (44.46%) .NET
4 1656 (40.88%) C#
5 1651 (40.76%) CSS
6 1418 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1392 (34.36%) SQL
8 1312 (32.39%) SQL Server
9 1257 (31.03%) MVC
10 1228 (30.31%) ASP.NET
11 1038 (25.62%) Java
12 957 (23.62%) jQuery
13 724 (17.87%) PHP
14 677 (16.71%) HTML5
15 667 (16.47%) ASP.NET MVC
16 649 (16.02%) TDD
17 591 (14.59%) XML
18 582 (14.37%) Web Services
19 579 (14.29%) OO
20 569 (14.05%) MySQL
21 552 (13.63%) Scrum
22 533 (13.16%) Oracle
23 523 (12.91%) Finance
24 504 (12.44%) Microsoft
25 500 (12.34%) Degree
26 480 (11.85%) Git (software)
27 444 (10.96%) Spring
28 440 (10.86%) Linux
29 432 (10.66%) Software Engineering
30 421 (10.39%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (6.07%) Node.js
2 164 (4.05%) CMS
3 138 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 136 (3.36%) Apache
5 121 (2.99%) WordPress
6 117 (2.89%) Tomcat
7 115 (2.84%) Drupal
8 94 (2.32%) JBoss
9 88 (2.17%) IIS
10 67 (1.65%) Umbraco
11 51 (1.26%) Joomla!
12 40 (0.99%) ColdFusion
13 35 (0.86%) WebLogic
14 34 (0.84%) SAS
15 32 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
16 28 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
17 27 (0.67%) WebSphere
18 24 (0.59%) nginx
18 24 (0.59%) ArcGIS
19 21 (0.52%) Mule
Applications
1 211 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 77 (1.90%) Photoshop
3 65 (1.60%) MS Office
4 29 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
5 25 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.20%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.049%) InDesign
8 2 (0.049%) MS Project
8 2 (0.049%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.025%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.025%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.025%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 61 (1.51%) Magento
2 37 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 31 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 27 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
5 25 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 22 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
7 16 (0.39%) Changepoint
8 10 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
8 10 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
9 9 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle SCM
10 7 (0.17%) Summit
10 7 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
11 6 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
11 6 (0.15%) Oracle Manufacturing
12 5 (0.12%) Zen Cart
13 3 (0.074%) Oracle BPM
13 3 (0.074%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 98 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (1.97%) SaaS
3 59 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 18 (0.44%) Google App Engine
5 18 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.22%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.22%) GitHub
8 3 (0.074%) IaaS
8 3 (0.074%) Office 365
9 2 (0.049%) Trello
9 2 (0.049%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.025%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.025%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.025%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 146 (3.60%) Internet
2 95 (2.35%) HTTP
3 29 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 16 (0.39%) SMTP
4 16 (0.39%) SMPP
5 15 (0.37%) SMS
6 4 (0.099%) FTP
6 4 (0.099%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.099%) SAN
6 4 (0.099%) WEP
6 4 (0.099%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.074%) DLNA
7 3 (0.074%) SSH
7 3 (0.074%) Intranet
7 3 (0.074%) VoIP
7 3 (0.074%) LDAP
7 3 (0.074%) PBX
8 2 (0.049%) Wireless
8 2 (0.049%) Software-Defined Radio
9 1 (0.025%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1312 (32.39%) SQL Server
2 569 (14.05%) MySQL
3 208 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 201 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 188 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 153 (3.78%) Relational Database
7 145 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
8 135 (3.33%) MongoDB
9 133 (3.28%) Oracle Database
10 114 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 107 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 104 (2.57%) NoSQL
13 95 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
14 76 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
15 71 (1.75%) RDBMS
16 50 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
16 50 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
16 50 (1.23%) Big Data
17 45 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
17 45 (1.11%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 480 (11.85%) Git (software)
2 292 (7.21%) Subversion
3 281 (6.94%) Visual Studio
4 189 (4.67%) JUnit
5 188 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 163 (4.02%) Maven
7 145 (3.58%) Eclipse
8 116 (2.86%) NUnit
9 92 (2.27%) JIRA
10 86 (2.12%) Rhino Mocks
11 74 (1.83%) Jenkins
12 73 (1.80%) Selenium
13 66 (1.63%) Ant
14 56 (1.38%) Cucumber
15 46 (1.14%) Xcode
16 43 (1.06%) PHPUnit
17 35 (0.86%) MSTest
18 33 (0.81%) Moq
19 31 (0.77%) TeamCity
19 31 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
General
1 523 (12.91%) Finance
2 186 (4.59%) Marketing
3 173 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 160 (3.95%) Advertising
5 152 (3.75%) Banking
6 97 (2.39%) Retail
7 92 (2.27%) Games
8 76 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 69 (1.70%) Electronics
10 64 (1.58%) Back Office
11 39 (0.96%) Multimedia
12 34 (0.84%) Publishing
13 33 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 21 (0.52%) Aerospace
15 16 (0.39%) Investment Banking
16 13 (0.32%) Legal
17 11 (0.27%) Law
18 10 (0.25%) Automotive
19 8 (0.20%) Military
20 6 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1853 (45.74%) HTML
2 1801 (44.46%) .NET
3 1651 (40.76%) CSS
4 1228 (30.31%) ASP.NET
5 957 (23.62%) jQuery
6 677 (16.71%) HTML5
7 667 (16.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 591 (14.59%) XML
9 582 (14.37%) Web Services
10 444 (10.96%) Spring
11 416 (10.27%) .NET Framework
12 404 (9.97%) CSS3
13 382 (9.43%) AngularJS
14 362 (8.94%) JSON
15 347 (8.57%) Ajax
16 329 (8.12%) WCF
17 288 (7.11%) Hibernate
18 261 (6.44%) SOAP
19 259 (6.39%) RESTful
20 252 (6.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 235 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 227 (5.60%) User Experience
3 148 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
4 120 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 84 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 70 (1.73%) Mathematics
7 56 (1.38%) Digital Media
8 49 (1.21%) Data Structures
8 49 (1.21%) Social Network
9 41 (1.01%) iPhone
10 37 (0.91%) DTV
11 36 (0.89%) GIS
12 34 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
12 34 (0.84%) Social Media
12 34 (0.84%) iPad
13 31 (0.77%) Smartphone
14 30 (0.74%) Streaming Music
15 29 (0.72%) Visualisation
16 28 (0.69%) Client/Server
17 27 (0.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 440 (10.86%) Linux
2 393 (9.70%) Windows
3 207 (5.11%) Android
4 203 (5.01%) Apple iOS
5 133 (3.28%) UNIX
6 31 (0.77%) Windows Phone
7 26 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
8 24 (0.59%) Windows 8
9 10 (0.25%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.20%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.20%) Windows CE
11 7 (0.17%) CentOS
12 6 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.099%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.099%) Windows Phone 7
13 4 (0.099%) Fedora
14 3 (0.074%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.074%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.049%) AIX
15 2 (0.049%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1418 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1257 (31.03%) MVC
3 649 (16.02%) TDD
4 579 (14.29%) OO
5 552 (13.63%) Scrum
6 432 (10.66%) Software Engineering
7 421 (10.39%) Web Development
8 335 (8.27%) SDLC
9 302 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
10 238 (5.88%) OOP
11 224 (5.53%) Unit Testing
12 223 (5.50%) E-Commerce
13 207 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
14 206 (5.09%) Web Application Development
15 186 (4.59%) Mentoring
15 186 (4.59%) BDD
16 158 (3.90%) iOS Development
17 151 (3.73%) Android Development
18 150 (3.70%) Open Source
19 140 (3.46%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1873 (46.24%) JavaScript
2 1656 (40.88%) C#
3 1392 (34.36%) SQL
4 1038 (25.62%) Java
5 724 (17.87%) PHP
6 351 (8.66%) T-SQL
7 346 (8.54%) C++
8 288 (7.11%) VB.NET
9 193 (4.76%) PL/SQL
10 155 (3.83%) Python
11 143 (3.53%) C
12 130 (3.21%) Ruby
13 110 (2.72%) Objective-C
14 101 (2.49%) VB
15 100 (2.47%) PHP5
16 58 (1.43%) Bash Shell
17 50 (1.23%) Shell Script
18 41 (1.01%) Perl
19 39 (0.96%) Clojure
20 38 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 500 (12.34%) Degree
2 181 (4.47%) Security Cleared
3 123 (3.04%) SC Cleared
4 71 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 54 (1.33%) DV Cleared
6 27 (0.67%) MCSD
7 23 (0.57%) MCP
8 16 (0.39%) MCPD
9 6 (0.15%) ISEB
9 6 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.12%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.074%) HND
11 3 (0.074%) PhD
12 1 (0.025%) MCAD
12 1 (0.025%) MCTS
12 1 (0.025%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.025%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.025%) IC3 Certification
12 1 (0.025%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (1.90%) QA
2 18 (0.44%) SLA
3 10 (0.25%) WAI
4 9 (0.22%) WCAG
5 8 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.17%) Basel II
6 7 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.12%) HL7
7 5 (0.12%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.074%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.025%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (0.49%) Docker
3 16 (0.39%) Firmware
4 15 (0.37%) Active Directory
5 13 (0.32%) Xen
5 13 (0.32%) LXC
6 3 (0.074%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (0.074%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.074%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.025%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.025%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 58 (1.43%) Puppet
2 19 (0.47%) Vagrant
3 18 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.099%) cPanel
4 4 (0.099%) Graphite
5 3 (0.074%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (0.074%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.074%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.074%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.049%) CA Endevor
6 2 (0.049%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.049%) logstash
7 1 (0.025%) Plesk
Vendors
1 533 (13.16%) Oracle
2 504 (12.44%) Microsoft
3 136 (3.36%) Google
4 126 (3.11%) Zend
5 81 (2.00%) Adobe
6 67 (1.65%) Business Objects
7 62 (1.53%) SAP
8 51 (1.26%) IBM
8 51 (1.26%) Informatica
9 48 (1.18%) Facebook
10 47 (1.16%) Xamarin
11 46 (1.14%) Twitter
12 27 (0.67%) Apple
12 27 (0.67%) VMware
13 23 (0.57%) Sybase
14 21 (0.52%) Sitecore
15 19 (0.47%) Cisco
16 18 (0.44%) Siebel
16 18 (0.44%) ESRI
17 16 (0.39%) TIBCO
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent culture, bonus + benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Market Leading Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum + Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Penryn, Cornwall
ITecopeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Candidate Source
Salary: £39,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
ITecopeople
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday