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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2102 1766 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.28% 33.95% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.87% 35.73% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1624 1678
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5860 4943 5362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.56% 95.02% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4877 4267 4737
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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 0 522 £40,000 +14.28% 103
Dorset 0 390 £37,500 +7.14% 66
Gloucestershire +1 348 £37,500 +15.38% 38
Somerset 0 333 £35,000 - 35
Wiltshire -1 303 £35,000 - 49
Devon 0 155 £32,500 +8.33% 29
Cornwall +1 18 £33,750 -3.57% 3
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1787 (44.01%) JavaScript
2 1761 (43.37%) HTML
3 1733 (42.68%) .NET
4 1649 (40.62%) C#
5 1567 (38.60%) CSS
6 1415 (34.85%) SQL
7 1259 (31.01%) Java
8 1232 (30.34%) SQL Server
9 1230 (30.30%) ASP.NET
10 940 (23.15%) jQuery
11 899 (22.14%) MVC
12 776 (19.11%) XML
13 762 (18.77%) PHP
14 721 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
15 685 (16.87%) MySQL
16 670 (16.50%) OO
17 567 (13.97%) Scrum
18 559 (13.77%) HTML5
19 553 (13.62%) Microsoft
20 512 (12.61%) Web Services
21 503 (12.39%) Spring
22 496 (12.22%) Degree
23 495 (12.19%) TDD
24 492 (12.12%) Finance
25 482 (11.87%) Linux
26 448 (11.03%) Software Engineering
27 440 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC
28 436 (10.74%) Web Development
29 422 (10.39%) Oracle
30 331 (8.15%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 225 (5.54%) CMS
2 188 (4.63%) SharePoint
3 112 (2.76%) Drupal
4 109 (2.68%) WordPress
5 107 (2.64%) IIS
6 105 (2.59%) Apache
7 94 (2.32%) Umbraco
8 71 (1.75%) Node.js
9 69 (1.70%) Tomcat
10 65 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 56 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
12 47 (1.16%) WebLogic
13 36 (0.89%) WebSphere
14 35 (0.86%) Joomla!
15 28 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
16 24 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
17 21 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
18 20 (0.49%) Apache ServiceMix
19 16 (0.39%) Kentico
19 16 (0.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 265 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 103 (2.54%) Photoshop
3 52 (1.28%) MS Office
4 36 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
5 24 (0.59%) Fireworks
6 9 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.20%) InDesign
8 7 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.074%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.049%) SPSS
10 2 (0.049%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.049%) FastStats
11 1 (0.025%) Revit
11 1 (0.025%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.025%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 71 (1.75%) Magento
2 36 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 26 (0.64%) Shopify
4 23 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.25%) INSURE/90
6 10 (0.25%) Visualfiles
7 9 (0.22%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.15%) Tridion
9 5 (0.12%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.099%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.099%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (0.099%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.099%) Sage 200
11 3 (0.074%) GoldMine
11 3 (0.074%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.074%) Exchequer
11 3 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 49 (1.21%) SaaS
2 26 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.099%) Basecamp
6 3 (0.074%) Rackspace Cloud
6 3 (0.074%) Office 365
6 3 (0.074%) Trello
7 2 (0.049%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.025%) Heroku
8 1 (0.025%) Force.com
8 1 (0.025%) GitHub
8 1 (0.025%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.025%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 129 (3.18%) Internet
2 70 (1.72%) HTTP
3 49 (1.21%) VoIP
4 40 (0.99%) Intranet
5 25 (0.62%) FTP
6 22 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 22 (0.54%) SMTP
7 19 (0.47%) Network Security
8 15 (0.37%) SS7
9 14 (0.34%) IPv4
10 13 (0.32%) IPv6
11 12 (0.30%) PBX
12 9 (0.22%) 4G
12 9 (0.22%) LTE
12 9 (0.22%) VoLTE
13 8 (0.20%) LAN
13 8 (0.20%) Extranet
13 8 (0.20%) NFC
14 7 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
15 6 (0.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1232 (30.34%) SQL Server
2 685 (16.87%) MySQL
3 287 (7.07%) Relational Database
4 268 (6.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 196 (4.83%) RDBMS
6 166 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 128 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 112 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 97 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 84 (2.07%) NoSQL
10 84 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
11 82 (2.02%) MongoDB
12 81 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
13 78 (1.92%) Big Data
14 74 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 61 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
16 43 (1.06%) Oracle Database
17 26 (0.64%) Hazelcast
17 26 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 26 (0.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 300 (7.39%) Visual Studio
2 296 (7.29%) Git (software)
3 232 (5.71%) Subversion
4 190 (4.68%) JUnit
5 168 (4.14%) Eclipse
6 160 (3.94%) Maven
7 112 (2.76%) Ant
8 100 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 79 (1.95%) Selenium
10 71 (1.75%) Jenkins
11 64 (1.58%) NetBeans
12 63 (1.55%) NUnit
13 48 (1.18%) Hudson
14 45 (1.11%) JMeter
15 41 (1.01%) Moq
16 40 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
17 38 (0.94%) MSTest
18 36 (0.89%) PHPUnit
19 35 (0.86%) JIRA
20 21 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 492 (12.12%) Finance
2 231 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 218 (5.37%) Marketing
4 151 (3.72%) Banking
5 113 (2.78%) Advertising
6 99 (2.44%) Retail
7 74 (1.82%) Games
8 67 (1.65%) Back Office
9 35 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 33 (0.81%) Investment Banking
11 29 (0.71%) Electronics
12 20 (0.49%) Publishing
13 19 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 14 (0.34%) Automotive
15 13 (0.32%) Local Government
16 12 (0.30%) Law
17 10 (0.25%) Legal
18 9 (0.22%) Multimedia
19 8 (0.20%) Financial Institution
20 7 (0.17%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1761 (43.37%) HTML
2 1733 (42.68%) .NET
3 1567 (38.60%) CSS
4 1230 (30.30%) ASP.NET
5 940 (23.15%) jQuery
6 776 (19.11%) XML
7 559 (13.77%) HTML5
8 512 (12.61%) Web Services
9 503 (12.39%) Spring
10 440 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 327 (8.05%) Ajax
12 304 (7.49%) .NET Framework
13 300 (7.39%) CSS3
14 278 (6.85%) WCF
15 275 (6.77%) JSON
16 230 (5.67%) SOAP
17 225 (5.54%) RESTful
18 223 (5.49%) J2EE
19 199 (4.90%) Hibernate
20 190 (4.68%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 292 (7.19%) Computer Science
2 268 (6.60%) Mobile App
3 136 (3.35%) Open Source
4 102 (2.51%) Digital Media
5 98 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 89 (2.19%) Mathematics
7 66 (1.63%) iPhone
8 65 (1.60%) Derivative
9 57 (1.40%) N-Tier
10 51 (1.26%) Client/Server
11 45 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 40 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
13 39 (0.96%) W3C
14 31 (0.76%) AS400
15 30 (0.74%) GIS
16 27 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
17 25 (0.62%) Social Media
18 24 (0.59%) Management Information System
18 24 (0.59%) Visualisation
19 22 (0.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 482 (11.87%) Linux
2 288 (7.09%) Windows
3 199 (4.90%) Android
4 173 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 99 (2.44%) UNIX
6 36 (0.89%) Ubuntu
7 26 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (0.52%) Windows CE
9 20 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 20 (0.49%) CentOS
10 19 (0.47%) Fedora
11 15 (0.37%) Windows Phone
12 14 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.27%) AIX
14 9 (0.22%) Solaris
14 9 (0.22%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
15 7 (0.17%) Debian
16 6 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 899 (22.14%) MVC
2 721 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
3 670 (16.50%) OO
4 567 (13.97%) Scrum
5 495 (12.19%) TDD
6 448 (11.03%) Software Engineering
7 436 (10.74%) Web Development
8 311 (7.66%) E-Commerce
9 256 (6.31%) OOP
10 251 (6.18%) Unit Testing
11 196 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
12 157 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
12 157 (3.87%) Web Application Development
13 153 (3.77%) iOS Development
14 140 (3.45%) OOD
15 116 (2.86%) Android Development
16 109 (2.68%) Content Management
17 108 (2.66%) UML
18 92 (2.27%) Waterfall
19 91 (2.24%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1787 (44.01%) JavaScript
2 1649 (40.62%) C#
3 1415 (34.85%) SQL
4 1259 (31.01%) Java
5 762 (18.77%) PHP
6 331 (8.15%) C++
7 267 (6.58%) VB.NET
8 248 (6.11%) T-SQL
9 185 (4.56%) C
10 181 (4.46%) Python
11 166 (4.09%) PHP5
12 150 (3.69%) VB
13 133 (3.28%) Ruby
14 91 (2.24%) Objective-C
15 67 (1.65%) PL/SQL
16 65 (1.60%) Shell Script
17 47 (1.16%) Perl
18 42 (1.03%) RPG
18 42 (1.03%) VBA
19 40 (0.99%) VB6
Qualifications
1 496 (12.22%) Degree
2 119 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 90 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 60 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 53 (1.31%) MCP
6 49 (1.21%) MCSD
7 46 (1.13%) MCTS
8 45 (1.11%) DV Cleared
9 36 (0.89%) MCAD
10 32 (0.79%) PhD
11 29 (0.71%) HND
12 10 (0.25%) MCPD
13 4 (0.099%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.099%) ISEB
14 3 (0.074%) IBM Certification
15 2 (0.049%) MBA
15 2 (0.049%) HNC
16 1 (0.025%) ITIL Certification
16 1 (0.025%) MCT
16 1 (0.025%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (3.13%) QA
2 13 (0.32%) WCAG
3 11 (0.27%) SLA
4 10 (0.25%) COBIT
5 5 (0.12%) WAI
6 4 (0.099%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.074%) Basel II
7 3 (0.074%) GAMP
7 3 (0.074%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.025%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.025%) DICOM
System Software
1 8 (0.20%) Hyper-V
2 7 (0.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.049%) Samba
3 2 (0.049%) Xen
4 1 (0.025%) Varnish
4 1 (0.025%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (0.54%) Puppet
2 21 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.099%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.099%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.074%) Plesk
6 2 (0.049%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.025%) Nagios
Vendors
1 553 (13.62%) Microsoft
2 422 (10.39%) Oracle
3 149 (3.67%) Zend
4 75 (1.85%) Adobe
5 68 (1.67%) Google
6 53 (1.31%) Facebook
7 50 (1.23%) JBoss
8 49 (1.21%) hybris
9 43 (1.06%) Sitecore
9 43 (1.06%) Twitter
10 34 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 32 (0.79%) IBM
12 23 (0.57%) Business Objects
12 23 (0.57%) SAP
12 23 (0.57%) Apple
13 21 (0.52%) Tableau
13 21 (0.52%) Informatica
14 20 (0.49%) Sage
15 17 (0.42%) Sun
16 14 (0.34%) BT
Wiltshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wiltshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wiltshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 10% bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
ARM Technology
Salary: £25 - £40 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wells, Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wells, Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingsbridge, Devon
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
CPS Group UK
Salary: £29000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago