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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1724 2099 2048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.07% 34.98% 37.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.00% 35.90% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1935 1857
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
5562 5847 5292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.00% 97.45% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4963 4496
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 0 638 £38,500 +2.66% 115
Dorset 0 302 £35,000 - 45
Wiltshire -3 236 £37,500 - 42
Somerset 0 209 £37,500 +7.14% 27
Gloucestershire -4 189 £42,500 - 43
Devon -2 107 £30,000 - 18
Cornwall -5 12 £32,000 +11.30% 5
Avon - 3 £42,500 - 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1725 (48.65%) JavaScript
2 1648 (46.47%) HTML
3 1630 (45.97%) .NET
4 1609 (45.38%) C#
5 1407 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
6 1398 (39.42%) CSS
7 1391 (39.23%) SQL
8 1265 (35.67%) MVC
9 1201 (33.87%) SQL Server
10 1079 (30.43%) ASP.NET
11 990 (27.92%) Java
12 775 (21.86%) jQuery
13 627 (17.68%) HTML5
14 617 (17.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 617 (17.40%) TDD
15 593 (16.72%) Microsoft
16 581 (16.38%) PHP
17 557 (15.71%) XML
18 542 (15.28%) Degree
19 519 (14.64%) OO
20 514 (14.50%) Software Engineering
20 514 (14.50%) Finance
21 504 (14.21%) Web Services
22 499 (14.07%) Scrum
23 458 (12.92%) AngularJS
24 452 (12.75%) MySQL
25 407 (11.48%) Git (software)
26 371 (10.46%) Spring
27 368 (10.38%) Oracle
27 368 (10.38%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 190 (5.36%) CMS
2 182 (5.13%) Node.js
3 136 (3.84%) SharePoint
4 131 (3.69%) IIS
5 124 (3.50%) Drupal
6 115 (3.24%) WordPress
7 105 (2.96%) Apache
8 95 (2.68%) JBoss
9 87 (2.45%) Tomcat
10 71 (2.00%) Umbraco
11 67 (1.89%) WebLogic
12 49 (1.38%) WebSphere
13 40 (1.13%) Joomla!
14 35 (0.99%) Mule
15 32 (0.90%) Mule ESB
16 30 (0.85%) Alfresco
17 28 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
18 27 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
19 24 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
20 23 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 240 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.56%) MS Office
4 13 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.028%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.028%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.028%) Maya
6 1 (0.028%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.028%) MS Project
6 1 (0.028%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.028%) Swift 3D
Business Applications
1 78 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 45 (1.27%) Magento
3 27 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
5 24 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
5 24 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
5 24 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
6 19 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
7 18 (0.51%) Demantra
7 18 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
8 17 (0.48%) FastStats
8 17 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
8 17 (0.48%) SAP Business One
9 15 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
10 12 (0.34%) INSURE/90
11 10 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
12 9 (0.25%) Oracle ASCP
12 9 (0.25%) Oracle SCM
13 6 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
14 5 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 126 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 114 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (2.26%) SaaS
4 34 (0.96%) GitHub
5 19 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.28%) IaaS
8 7 (0.20%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.20%) Trello
9 6 (0.17%) PaaS
10 5 (0.14%) Google App Engine
10 5 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.056%) Force.com
11 2 (0.056%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.028%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.028%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.028%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.028%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.028%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 117 (3.30%) Internet
2 90 (2.54%) HTTP
3 29 (0.82%) FTP
3 29 (0.82%) Intranet
4 28 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.54%) SMTP
6 16 (0.45%) SMPP
7 14 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (0.25%) LDAP
9 7 (0.20%) DNS
10 6 (0.17%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.17%) Skype
10 6 (0.17%) SSL
11 5 (0.14%) Firewall
12 4 (0.11%) SMS
13 3 (0.085%) 2G
13 3 (0.085%) 3G
13 3 (0.085%) DHCP
13 3 (0.085%) Extranet
13 3 (0.085%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1201 (33.87%) SQL Server
2 452 (12.75%) MySQL
3 271 (7.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 260 (7.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 202 (5.70%) Relational Database
6 189 (5.33%) MongoDB
6 189 (5.33%) NoSQL
7 185 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 136 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
9 128 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 121 (3.41%) SQL Server 2014
11 119 (3.36%) RDBMS
12 87 (2.45%) Big Data
13 72 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
14 53 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
15 50 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
16 46 (1.30%) Oracle Database
17 36 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
18 30 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
19 27 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 407 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 306 (8.63%) Visual Studio
3 196 (5.53%) Subversion
4 185 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 164 (4.62%) JUnit
6 157 (4.43%) Maven
7 133 (3.75%) Eclipse
8 109 (3.07%) Jenkins
9 101 (2.85%) JIRA
10 85 (2.40%) Ant
11 61 (1.72%) Hudson
12 58 (1.64%) Selenium
13 53 (1.49%) NUnit
14 42 (1.18%) NetBeans
14 42 (1.18%) PHPUnit
15 34 (0.96%) IntelliJ
15 34 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
16 32 (0.90%) Grunt
16 32 (0.90%) gulp
17 30 (0.85%) Moq
General
1 514 (14.50%) Finance
2 333 (9.39%) Telecoms
3 186 (5.25%) Marketing
4 152 (4.29%) Banking
5 132 (3.72%) Advertising
6 113 (3.19%) Manufacturing
7 87 (2.45%) Electronics
8 85 (2.40%) Retail
9 75 (2.12%) Games
10 66 (1.86%) Back Office
11 45 (1.27%) Publishing
12 41 (1.16%) Investment Banking
13 31 (0.87%) Legal
14 30 (0.85%) Aerospace
14 30 (0.85%) Automotive
15 11 (0.31%) Law
16 7 (0.20%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.17%) International Banking
18 5 (0.14%) Local Government
18 5 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1648 (46.47%) HTML
2 1630 (45.97%) .NET
3 1398 (39.42%) CSS
4 1079 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 775 (21.86%) jQuery
6 627 (17.68%) HTML5
7 617 (17.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 557 (15.71%) XML
9 504 (14.21%) Web Services
10 458 (12.92%) AngularJS
11 371 (10.46%) Spring
12 368 (10.38%) .NET Framework
13 336 (9.48%) CSS3
14 283 (7.98%) Ajax
15 254 (7.16%) JSON
16 247 (6.97%) Hibernate
17 244 (6.88%) REST
18 242 (6.82%) WCF
19 235 (6.63%) Entity Framework
20 229 (6.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 222 (6.26%) User Experience
2 215 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 177 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
4 152 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 138 (3.89%) Digital Media
6 68 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 60 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 39 (1.10%) Streaming Music
9 33 (0.93%) Visualisation
10 31 (0.87%) iPhone
11 30 (0.85%) W3C
12 24 (0.68%) RIA
13 22 (0.62%) Social Network
14 21 (0.59%) Client/Server
15 20 (0.56%) Management Information System
16 19 (0.54%) Algorithms
16 19 (0.54%) N-Tier
17 18 (0.51%) Cybercrime
17 18 (0.51%) Physics
18 17 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 354 (9.98%) Windows
2 334 (9.42%) Linux
3 243 (6.85%) Android
4 216 (6.09%) Apple iOS
5 170 (4.79%) Unix
6 58 (1.64%) Windows Server
7 33 (0.93%) Windows Phone
8 24 (0.68%) Windows 8
9 10 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.25%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.17%) AIX
13 5 (0.14%) CentOS
13 5 (0.14%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.11%) Debian
14 4 (0.11%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.11%) Windows CE
15 3 (0.085%) Solaris
15 3 (0.085%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1407 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 1265 (35.67%) MVC
3 617 (17.40%) TDD
4 519 (14.64%) OO
5 514 (14.50%) Software Engineering
6 499 (14.07%) Scrum
7 316 (8.91%) SDLC
8 284 (8.01%) Business Intelligence
9 281 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
10 279 (7.87%) Web Development
11 240 (6.77%) Front End Development
12 210 (5.92%) BDD
13 197 (5.56%) Unit Testing
14 196 (5.53%) E-Commerce
15 192 (5.41%) OOP
16 186 (5.25%) Web Application Development
17 181 (5.10%) Mentoring
17 181 (5.10%) Open Source
18 164 (4.62%) iOS Development
19 148 (4.17%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1725 (48.65%) JavaScript
2 1609 (45.38%) C#
3 1391 (39.23%) SQL
4 990 (27.92%) Java
5 581 (16.38%) PHP
6 332 (9.36%) T-SQL
7 274 (7.73%) VB.NET
8 250 (7.05%) C++
9 186 (5.25%) VB
10 145 (4.09%) Python
11 111 (3.13%) Ruby
12 98 (2.76%) C
13 90 (2.54%) PL/SQL
14 81 (2.28%) Objective-C
15 74 (2.09%) VB6
16 60 (1.69%) Clojure
17 49 (1.38%) Scala
18 47 (1.33%) Shell Script
19 44 (1.24%) VBScript
20 43 (1.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 542 (15.28%) Degree
2 150 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 86 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 80 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 57 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 28 (0.79%) MCPD
7 17 (0.48%) MCTS
8 15 (0.42%) MCSD
9 14 (0.39%) BC Cleared
10 12 (0.34%) HND
11 11 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.25%) MCSE
13 5 (0.14%) CCNA
13 5 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.14%) CISSP
13 5 (0.14%) GIAC
13 5 (0.14%) Linux+ Certification
13 5 (0.14%) Network+ Certification
13 5 (0.14%) SANS
13 5 (0.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (1.86%) QA
2 20 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.23%) SLA
4 4 (0.11%) SEPA
5 3 (0.085%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.085%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.028%) HL7
6 1 (0.028%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.028%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (0.42%) Docker
3 8 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.23%) Xen
4 5 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.11%) Oracle Clusterware
5 4 (0.11%) Varnish
6 2 (0.056%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.056%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.028%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (0.45%) Puppet
2 14 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (0.17%) Ansible
6 4 (0.11%) Control-M
6 4 (0.11%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.11%) Graphite
6 4 (0.11%) Oracle Flashback
6 4 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.056%) logstash
8 1 (0.028%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.028%) Fluentd
8 1 (0.028%) Grafana
8 1 (0.028%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.028%) Kibana
8 1 (0.028%) Packer
8 1 (0.028%) Salt
8 1 (0.028%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.028%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 593 (16.72%) Microsoft
2 368 (10.38%) Oracle
3 132 (3.72%) SAP
4 66 (1.86%) Zend
5 60 (1.69%) Google
6 56 (1.58%) Sitecore
7 55 (1.55%) Adobe
8 52 (1.47%) Xamarin
9 47 (1.33%) Apple
10 39 (1.10%) Sybase
11 37 (1.04%) IBM
12 32 (0.90%) VMware
13 30 (0.85%) EPiServer
14 29 (0.82%) Twitter
15 26 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (0.48%) Cisco
17 14 (0.39%) Sony
18 13 (0.37%) Informatica
19 12 (0.34%) IFS
19 12 (0.34%) Red Hat
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Devonshire
Salary: Competitive salary dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
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Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
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Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Remote & Flexible Working + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + exciting benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £65000.00 per annum
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + Remote & Flexible Working + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
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Somerset
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Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + part home working option!
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South West
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Cornwall
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