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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1646 1775 2284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.48% 30.27% 34.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.39% 31.26% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1455 1627 2037
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,550 £27,210
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
5082 5678 6412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.19% 96.83% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4279 4825 5359
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -1 573 £42,500 +2.40% 116
Gloucestershire 0 306 £41,000 +2.50% 41
Dorset 0 231 £40,000 +6.66% 58
Somerset 0 222 £40,000 +6.66% 34
Devon 0 165 £33,000 -8.96% 14
Wiltshire -6 122 £42,500 +13.33% 25
Cornwall -10 11 £22,500 -30.76% 2
Avon - 1 - -
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 1780 (52.20%) JavaScript
2 1602 (46.98%) HTML
3 1531 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 1448 (42.46%) C#
5 1400 (41.06%) .NET
6 1395 (40.91%) CSS
7 1036 (30.38%) SQL
8 1031 (30.23%) MVC
9 967 (28.36%) Java
10 852 (24.99%) ASP.NET
11 846 (24.81%) SQL Server
12 816 (23.93%) jQuery
13 741 (21.73%) AngularJS
14 684 (20.06%) Web Development
15 642 (18.83%) HTML5
16 575 (16.86%) OO
17 553 (16.22%) Finance
18 543 (15.92%) PHP
19 528 (15.48%) TDD
20 484 (14.19%) Scrum
21 478 (14.02%) ASP.NET MVC
22 455 (13.34%) Git (software)
23 420 (12.32%) MySQL
24 411 (12.05%) Web Services
25 391 (11.47%) Spring
26 386 (11.32%) Microsoft
27 383 (11.23%) Degree
28 382 (11.20%) SDLC
29 362 (10.62%) XML
30 357 (10.47%) 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
1 151 (4.43%) CMS
2 137 (4.02%) Tomcat
3 114 (3.34%) JBoss
4 110 (3.23%) WordPress
5 99 (2.90%) Drupal
6 97 (2.84%) Umbraco
7 94 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
8 87 (2.55%) SharePoint
9 83 (2.43%) Apache
10 63 (1.85%) Apache Spark
11 58 (1.70%) IIS
12 57 (1.67%) WebSphere
13 56 (1.64%) WebLogic
14 46 (1.35%) Jetty
15 40 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
16 39 (1.14%) Mule
16 39 (1.14%) Mule ESB
17 33 (0.97%) Apache Solr
17 33 (0.97%) OpenStack
18 32 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 153 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 57 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 30 (0.88%) MS Office
4 24 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.15%) 3ds Max
6 5 (0.15%) Maya
6 5 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.088%) GIMP
8 2 (0.059%) InDesign
9 1 (0.029%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.029%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.029%) MS Project
9 1 (0.029%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 77 (2.26%) Magento
2 76 (2.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
6 6 (0.18%) Sage 1000
7 5 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.15%) SAP APO
7 5 (0.15%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.15%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.15%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.15%) SAP QM
7 5 (0.15%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.088%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.088%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.088%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 199 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 150 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (1.70%) SaaS
4 42 (1.23%) GitHub
5 36 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (0.56%) Google Analytics
7 17 (0.50%) PaaS
8 15 (0.44%) G Suite
8 15 (0.44%) IaaS
9 14 (0.41%) Dropbox
10 13 (0.38%) Trello
11 11 (0.32%) Basecamp
11 11 (0.32%) Slack
12 8 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (0.18%) Google App Engine
13 6 (0.18%) TestFlight
14 5 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
15 4 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 3 (0.088%) iTunes
17 2 (0.059%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 95 (2.79%) Internet
2 45 (1.32%) HTTP
3 33 (0.97%) FTP
4 30 (0.88%) Intranet
5 15 (0.44%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.35%) SSL
7 10 (0.29%) SSH
8 8 (0.23%) DNS
9 7 (0.21%) ICMP
9 7 (0.21%) Network Security
10 6 (0.18%) Extranet
10 6 (0.18%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.15%) CTI
12 4 (0.12%) Skype
13 3 (0.088%) Firewall
13 3 (0.088%) NFC
14 2 (0.059%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.059%) LDAP
14 2 (0.059%) SMTP
14 2 (0.059%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 846 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 420 (12.32%) MySQL
3 284 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 259 (7.60%) NoSQL
5 155 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 127 (3.72%) Big Data
7 120 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 107 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 106 (3.11%) Hadoop
10 94 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
11 76 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 76 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 74 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
12 74 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
13 65 (1.91%) Redis
14 60 (1.76%) RDBMS
15 57 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 48 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
17 35 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 35 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 455 (13.34%) Git (software)
2 185 (5.43%) Visual Studio
3 158 (4.63%) Subversion
4 141 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 126 (3.70%) Maven
6 122 (3.58%) Jenkins
7 119 (3.49%) JUnit
8 115 (3.37%) JIRA
9 92 (2.70%) gulp
10 90 (2.64%) Selenium
11 85 (2.49%) Eclipse
12 65 (1.91%) Grunt
12 65 (1.91%) IntelliJ
13 53 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 46 (1.35%) TeamCity
15 44 (1.29%) NUnit
16 41 (1.20%) Ant
17 35 (1.03%) Mockito
17 35 (1.03%) Vagrant
18 29 (0.85%) Cucumber
General
1 553 (16.22%) Finance
2 230 (6.74%) Telecoms
3 175 (5.13%) Retail
4 169 (4.96%) Marketing
5 115 (3.37%) Games
6 94 (2.76%) Manufacturing
7 93 (2.73%) Electronics
8 87 (2.55%) Banking
9 64 (1.88%) Advertising
10 46 (1.35%) Online Betting
11 30 (0.88%) Back Office
12 15 (0.44%) Aerospace
13 14 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.29%) Automotive
15 9 (0.26%) Legal
16 8 (0.23%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.23%) Publishing
17 7 (0.21%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.18%) Military
19 4 (0.12%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1602 (46.98%) HTML
2 1400 (41.06%) .NET
3 1395 (40.91%) CSS
4 852 (24.99%) ASP.NET
5 816 (23.93%) jQuery
6 741 (21.73%) AngularJS
7 642 (18.83%) HTML5
8 478 (14.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 411 (12.05%) Web Services
10 391 (11.47%) Spring
11 362 (10.62%) XML
12 350 (10.26%) .NET Framework
13 327 (9.59%) CSS3
14 324 (9.50%) Node.js
15 309 (9.06%) REST
16 270 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 262 (7.68%) ASP.NET Web API
18 236 (6.92%) React
19 227 (6.66%) JSON
20 221 (6.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 271 (7.95%) Computer Science
2 234 (6.86%) User Experience
3 140 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 110 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 109 (3.20%) Mobile App
6 97 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
7 84 (2.46%) Digital Media
8 46 (1.35%) Online Games
9 45 (1.32%) Visualisation
10 36 (1.06%) W3C
11 33 (0.97%) Semantic Web
12 23 (0.67%) Algorithms
13 22 (0.65%) Data Structures
13 22 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (0.65%) Management Information System
14 19 (0.56%) RIA
14 19 (0.56%) Social Media
15 18 (0.53%) AS400
15 18 (0.53%) Physics
16 17 (0.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 318 (9.33%) Linux
2 187 (5.48%) Windows
3 134 (3.93%) Apple iOS
4 126 (3.70%) Android
5 83 (2.43%) Unix
6 35 (1.03%) Mac OS X
7 30 (0.88%) Windows Server
8 20 (0.59%) Debian
9 8 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.21%) AIX
11 6 (0.18%) CentOS
12 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.12%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.088%) Fedora
14 3 (0.088%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.059%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.059%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.059%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.059%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.029%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1531 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 1031 (30.23%) MVC
3 684 (20.06%) Web Development
4 575 (16.86%) OO
5 528 (15.48%) TDD
6 484 (14.19%) Scrum
7 382 (11.20%) SDLC
8 357 (10.47%) Software Engineering
9 351 (10.29%) Front End Development
10 224 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
10 224 (6.57%) E-Commerce
11 214 (6.28%) OOP
12 208 (6.10%) Unit Testing
13 204 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
14 193 (5.66%) BDD
15 190 (5.57%) Mentoring
16 168 (4.93%) Open Source
17 157 (4.60%) Kanban
18 114 (3.34%) Automated Testing
19 106 (3.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1780 (52.20%) JavaScript
2 1448 (42.46%) C#
3 1036 (30.38%) SQL
4 967 (28.36%) Java
5 543 (15.92%) PHP
6 219 (6.42%) C++
7 210 (6.16%) Python
8 190 (5.57%) T-SQL
9 127 (3.72%) VB.NET
10 85 (2.49%) PL/SQL
11 84 (2.46%) C
12 64 (1.88%) Ruby
13 60 (1.76%) TypeScript
14 57 (1.67%) Perl
15 55 (1.61%) VB
16 52 (1.52%) Go
17 50 (1.47%) Scala
18 49 (1.44%) Objective-C
19 46 (1.35%) PowerShell
20 42 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 383 (11.23%) Degree
2 180 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 98 (2.87%) SC Cleared
4 58 (1.70%) DV Cleared
5 26 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.35%) PhD
7 10 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (0.26%) MCSD
9 7 (0.21%) ISEB
9 7 (0.21%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.21%) MCSA
10 3 (0.088%) HND
10 3 (0.088%) MCP
11 2 (0.059%) HNC
11 2 (0.059%) NVQ Level 4
11 2 (0.059%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.029%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.029%) MySQL Certification
12 1 (0.029%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.029%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (1.23%) QA
2 31 (0.91%) WAI
3 18 (0.53%) ISO 14001
3 18 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.18%) SLA
4 6 (0.18%) WCAG
5 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.059%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.059%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.059%) SDET
7 1 (0.029%) FATCA
7 1 (0.029%) HL7
System Software
1 48 (1.41%) Docker
2 16 (0.47%) Firmware
3 11 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.088%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.088%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.029%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.029%) LXC
Systems Management
1 52 (1.52%) Ansible
2 36 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (1.06%) Puppet
3 26 (0.76%) Salt
4 25 (0.73%) Kibana
4 25 (0.73%) logstash
5 6 (0.18%) cPanel
6 5 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.059%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.029%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.029%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.029%) Oozie
Vendors
1 386 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 258 (7.57%) Oracle
3 138 (4.05%) SAP
4 100 (2.93%) Zend
5 82 (2.40%) Adobe
6 74 (2.17%) Xamarin
7 71 (2.08%) Google
8 70 (2.05%) Sitecore
9 49 (1.44%) Apple
10 47 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
11 25 (0.73%) Twitter
12 22 (0.65%) Informatica
13 17 (0.50%) IFS
14 13 (0.38%) Infobright
14 13 (0.38%) Tableau
14 13 (0.38%) TIBCO
15 12 (0.35%) IBM
16 11 (0.32%) Facebook
17 9 (0.26%) EPiServer
17 9 (0.26%) Sybase
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension scheme
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Maximise Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & great projects
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Scheme & Flexible Hours
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Frome, Somerset
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday