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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1771 1972 2117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.47% 33.36% 34.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.54% 34.35% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1820 1849
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
5442 5741 6024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.71% 97.12% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4604 4842 4971
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 657 £42,500 +11.84% 89
Dorset 0 257 £37,500 +7.14% 58
Somerset -1 226 £40,000 +6.66% 36
Wiltshire -2 213 £40,000 +14.28% 26
Gloucestershire -4 202 £45,000 +5.88% 24
Devon 0 156 £35,000 -6.66% 24
Cornwall -21 18 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Avon +1 1 £31,000 +37.77% 1
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 1864 (52.66%) JavaScript
2 1683 (47.54%) HTML
3 1481 (41.84%) C#
4 1448 (40.90%) .NET
5 1420 (40.11%) CSS
6 1405 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1156 (32.66%) SQL
8 1099 (31.05%) MVC
9 941 (26.58%) Java
10 920 (25.99%) ASP.NET
11 904 (25.54%) SQL Server
12 761 (21.50%) jQuery
13 667 (18.84%) Web Development
14 634 (17.91%) HTML5
15 612 (17.29%) AngularJS
16 564 (15.93%) PHP
17 538 (15.20%) Finance
18 515 (14.55%) TDD
19 512 (14.46%) Microsoft
20 486 (13.73%) OO
21 474 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
22 454 (12.82%) MySQL
22 454 (12.82%) Scrum
23 445 (12.57%) Web Services
24 431 (12.18%) XML
25 423 (11.95%) Degree
26 387 (10.93%) Spring
27 374 (10.56%) Software Engineering
28 367 (10.37%) Git (software)
29 355 (10.03%) Telecoms

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
1 174 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 157 (4.44%) CMS
3 114 (3.22%) Apache
3 114 (3.22%) WordPress
4 107 (3.02%) Umbraco
5 103 (2.91%) Tomcat
6 95 (2.68%) Drupal
6 95 (2.68%) JBoss
7 83 (2.34%) IIS
8 63 (1.78%) Apache Spark
9 55 (1.55%) WebSphere
10 54 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 53 (1.50%) WebLogic
12 45 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
13 43 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
13 43 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 42 (1.19%) Joomla!
15 36 (1.02%) Mule
16 35 (0.99%) Alfresco
16 35 (0.99%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 200 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 55 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 41 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 28 (0.79%) MS Office
5 11 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.25%) MS Project
7 6 (0.17%) 3ds Max
7 6 (0.17%) Maya
8 5 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.085%) DOC1
9 3 (0.085%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.085%) PrintSoft PReS
10 2 (0.056%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.056%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.028%) GIMP
11 1 (0.028%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 95 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 78 (2.20%) Magento
3 23 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.31%) Infor CRM
5 8 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.20%) Exstream
6 7 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
6 7 (0.20%) Shopify
6 7 (0.20%) Visualfiles
7 5 (0.14%) SAP APO
7 5 (0.14%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.14%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.14%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.14%) SAP QM
7 5 (0.14%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.11%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.085%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 172 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 104 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (1.50%) SaaS
4 51 (1.44%) GitHub
5 31 (0.88%) Google Analytics
6 26 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.37%) Google Apps
8 12 (0.34%) Office 365
8 12 (0.34%) Trello
9 11 (0.31%) PaaS
10 9 (0.25%) Basecamp
10 9 (0.25%) Dropbox
10 9 (0.25%) Slack
11 8 (0.23%) IaaS
12 6 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.14%) TestFlight
14 4 (0.11%) Heroku
15 3 (0.085%) Google App Engine
16 2 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 2 (0.056%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 107 (3.02%) Internet
2 37 (1.05%) HTTP
3 30 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 29 (0.82%) Intranet
5 26 (0.73%) FTP
6 16 (0.45%) ICMP
7 12 (0.34%) DNS
7 12 (0.34%) Extranet
7 12 (0.34%) SSH
8 11 (0.31%) Network Security
9 10 (0.28%) CTI
10 5 (0.14%) Firewall
11 4 (0.11%) RTP
11 4 (0.11%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (0.11%) SSL
11 4 (0.11%) TETRA
11 4 (0.11%) VPN
11 4 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.11%) Wireless
12 3 (0.085%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 904 (25.54%) SQL Server
2 454 (12.82%) MySQL
3 252 (7.12%) MongoDB
4 214 (6.05%) NoSQL
5 197 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 168 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 156 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 122 (3.45%) RDBMS
9 111 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
10 105 (2.97%) Big Data
11 103 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
12 94 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 85 (2.40%) Hadoop
14 77 (2.18%) SQL Server 2014
15 76 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
16 62 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
17 48 (1.36%) Oracle Database
18 39 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
19 34 (0.96%) Redis
20 30 (0.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 367 (10.37%) Git (software)
2 225 (6.36%) Visual Studio
3 193 (5.45%) Subversion
4 169 (4.77%) JUnit
5 163 (4.60%) Maven
6 141 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 119 (3.36%) JIRA
8 107 (3.02%) Selenium
9 103 (2.91%) Jenkins
10 100 (2.82%) Eclipse
11 87 (2.46%) gulp
12 80 (2.26%) NUnit
13 70 (1.98%) Ant
14 69 (1.95%) Grunt
15 64 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 62 (1.75%) IntelliJ
17 47 (1.33%) Moq
18 46 (1.30%) Cucumber
19 45 (1.27%) NuGet
20 42 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 538 (15.20%) Finance
2 355 (10.03%) Telecoms
3 218 (6.16%) Marketing
4 127 (3.59%) Retail
5 126 (3.56%) Manufacturing
6 103 (2.91%) Electronics
7 97 (2.74%) Games
8 87 (2.46%) Advertising
9 76 (2.15%) Banking
10 30 (0.85%) Online Betting
11 28 (0.79%) Legal
12 27 (0.76%) Aerospace
13 20 (0.56%) Automotive
14 19 (0.54%) Multimedia
15 18 (0.51%) Back Office
16 16 (0.45%) Military
17 14 (0.40%) Investment Banking
17 14 (0.40%) Law
18 13 (0.37%) Publishing
19 6 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1683 (47.54%) HTML
2 1448 (40.90%) .NET
3 1420 (40.11%) CSS
4 920 (25.99%) ASP.NET
5 761 (21.50%) jQuery
6 634 (17.91%) HTML5
7 612 (17.29%) AngularJS
8 474 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 445 (12.57%) Web Services
10 431 (12.18%) XML
11 387 (10.93%) Spring
12 328 (9.27%) .NET Framework
13 318 (8.98%) CSS3
14 286 (8.08%) Node.js
15 276 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 268 (7.57%) REST
17 233 (6.58%) SOAP
18 232 (6.55%) JSON
19 218 (6.16%) Hibernate
20 210 (5.93%) React
Miscellaneous
1 283 (7.99%) User Experience
2 238 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 177 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 165 (4.66%) Digital Media
5 105 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 97 (2.74%) Visualisation
7 64 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
8 58 (1.64%) Mathematics
9 34 (0.96%) RIA
10 32 (0.90%) Management Information System
11 30 (0.85%) Online Games
12 27 (0.76%) AS400
13 26 (0.73%) Physics
14 24 (0.68%) Social Media
15 23 (0.65%) Data Structures
15 23 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
15 23 (0.65%) N-Tier
16 22 (0.62%) Algorithms
16 22 (0.62%) iPad
17 20 (0.56%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 347 (9.80%) Linux
2 249 (7.03%) Windows
3 140 (3.95%) Apple iOS
4 115 (3.25%) Android
5 77 (2.18%) Unix
6 46 (1.30%) Mac OS X
7 38 (1.07%) Windows Server
8 34 (0.96%) Debian
9 22 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (0.31%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.17%) AIX
11 6 (0.17%) webOS
11 6 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
11 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.085%) CentOS
13 3 (0.085%) Fedora
13 3 (0.085%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.085%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1405 (39.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1099 (31.05%) MVC
3 667 (18.84%) Web Development
4 515 (14.55%) TDD
5 486 (13.73%) OO
6 454 (12.82%) Scrum
7 374 (10.56%) Software Engineering
8 341 (9.63%) Front End Development
9 333 (9.41%) SDLC
10 267 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
11 242 (6.84%) E-Commerce
12 238 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
13 213 (6.02%) Unit Testing
14 211 (5.96%) OOP
15 181 (5.11%) Open Source
16 175 (4.94%) Mentoring
17 162 (4.58%) BDD
18 149 (4.21%) UML
19 134 (3.79%) Kanban
20 133 (3.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1864 (52.66%) JavaScript
2 1481 (41.84%) C#
3 1156 (32.66%) SQL
4 941 (26.58%) Java
5 564 (15.93%) PHP
6 299 (8.45%) C++
7 238 (6.72%) T-SQL
8 231 (6.53%) Python
9 185 (5.23%) VB.NET
10 135 (3.81%) C
11 99 (2.80%) Ruby
12 88 (2.49%) PL/SQL
13 82 (2.32%) VB
14 81 (2.29%) PowerShell
15 74 (2.09%) TypeScript
16 69 (1.95%) Scala
17 48 (1.36%) Objective-C
18 46 (1.30%) Perl
19 33 (0.93%) ABAP
20 31 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 423 (11.95%) Degree
2 220 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 128 (3.62%) SC Cleared
4 49 (1.38%) DV Cleared
4 49 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 19 (0.54%) ISEB
7 18 (0.51%) MCSD
8 9 (0.25%) MCP
8 9 (0.25%) PhD
9 7 (0.20%) BC Cleared
10 6 (0.17%) HND
11 5 (0.14%) MCTS
12 4 (0.11%) MCPD
13 2 (0.056%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.056%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.028%) MOS
14 1 (0.028%) Oracle Certification
14 1 (0.028%) PMP
14 1 (0.028%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (2.01%) QA
2 19 (0.54%) SLA
3 9 (0.25%) WAI
4 8 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.20%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.056%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.056%) HL7
7 2 (0.056%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.028%) SDET
8 1 (0.028%) TickIT
System Software
1 33 (0.93%) Docker
2 12 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.31%) Firmware
4 10 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.056%) Xen
8 1 (0.028%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 32 (0.90%) Puppet
2 27 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.56%) Ansible
4 7 (0.20%) Salt
5 6 (0.17%) Kibana
5 6 (0.17%) logstash
6 5 (0.14%) Nagios
7 3 (0.085%) cPanel
8 2 (0.056%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.028%) Graylog
9 1 (0.028%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 512 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 319 (9.01%) Oracle
3 165 (4.66%) SAP
4 97 (2.74%) Adobe
5 86 (2.43%) Google
6 65 (1.84%) Sitecore
7 64 (1.81%) Zend
8 54 (1.53%) Apple
9 37 (1.05%) Twitter
10 35 (0.99%) Xamarin
11 29 (0.82%) IBM
12 25 (0.71%) Tableau
13 22 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
14 18 (0.51%) Facebook
14 18 (0.51%) HP
15 17 (0.48%) Informatica
16 16 (0.45%) TIBCO
17 14 (0.40%) IFS
17 14 (0.40%) Infor
18 12 (0.34%) Kenexa
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, PMI, life insurance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £42,000 to £43,000 per annum With the possibility of an RRA of £3
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 55,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Westbury, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Somerset
Cotterrall Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000.0000 - £25000.0000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £17000.0000 - £22500.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £46500 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago