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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2047 1800 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.76% 35.19% 29.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.50% 36.95% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1803 1657 1509
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
5767 4871 5461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.12% 95.23% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4837 4205 4840
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 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 October 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 0 537 £40,000 +14.28% 100
Wiltshire +2 368 £35,750 +2.14% 44
Dorset 0 321 £39,500 +12.85% 56
Gloucestershire 0 299 £37,500 +7.14% 66
Somerset 0 255 £35,000 +2.94% 52
Devon 0 221 £32,500 +6.55% 22
Cornwall +2 21 £28,000 -6.66% 2
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1903 (45.68%) JavaScript
2 1849 (44.38%) .NET
3 1848 (44.36%) HTML
4 1787 (42.89%) C#
5 1678 (40.28%) CSS
6 1430 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1407 (33.77%) SQL
8 1315 (31.57%) SQL Server
9 1307 (31.37%) ASP.NET
10 1251 (30.03%) Java
11 1037 (24.89%) MVC
12 971 (23.31%) jQuery
13 861 (20.67%) XML
14 685 (16.44%) PHP
15 619 (14.86%) MySQL
16 616 (14.79%) HTML5
17 612 (14.69%) TDD
18 605 (14.52%) OO
19 582 (13.97%) Scrum
20 566 (13.59%) Microsoft
21 525 (12.60%) Oracle
22 517 (12.41%) Spring
23 502 (12.05%) Finance
24 498 (11.95%) Web Services
25 488 (11.71%) ASP.NET MVC
26 472 (11.33%) Linux
27 457 (10.97%) Degree
28 414 (9.94%) .NET Framework
29 405 (9.72%) Software Engineering
30 367 (8.81%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 217 (5.21%) CMS
1 217 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 103 (2.47%) Node.js
3 102 (2.45%) WordPress
3 102 (2.45%) Apache
4 95 (2.28%) Umbraco
4 95 (2.28%) Drupal
5 93 (2.23%) IIS
6 65 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 61 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
8 59 (1.42%) WebLogic
9 53 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 51 (1.22%) Joomla!
11 38 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
12 34 (0.82%) WebSphere
13 28 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 28 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
14 27 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
15 21 (0.50%) Alfresco
15 21 (0.50%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 251 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 102 (2.45%) Photoshop
3 48 (1.15%) MS Office
4 34 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 22 (0.53%) Fireworks
6 21 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.24%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.096%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.096%) InDesign
9 3 (0.072%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.072%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.048%) FastStats
10 2 (0.048%) Shockwave
11 1 (0.024%) MS Project
11 1 (0.024%) SPSS
11 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.024%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.024%) Revit
Business Applications
1 54 (1.30%) Magento
2 49 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 15 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
4 15 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.31%) Shopify
6 12 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
7 11 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
8 9 (0.22%) INSURE/90
9 6 (0.14%) Tridion
10 5 (0.12%) WebTrends
10 5 (0.12%) Visualfiles
10 5 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
11 4 (0.096%) Summit
12 3 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
12 3 (0.072%) SAP CRM
12 3 (0.072%) SAP ERP
12 3 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.072%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 53 (1.27%) SaaS
2 32 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (0.43%) GitHub
5 9 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.072%) Trello
7 3 (0.072%) Office 365
7 3 (0.072%) Heroku
8 2 (0.048%) Force.com
9 1 (0.024%) Pure360
9 1 (0.024%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.024%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.024%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 121 (2.90%) Internet
2 45 (1.08%) VoIP
3 42 (1.01%) HTTP
4 25 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 25 (0.60%) FTP
5 23 (0.55%) Intranet
6 20 (0.48%) SMTP
7 17 (0.41%) NFC
8 16 (0.38%) IPv4
9 15 (0.36%) IPv6
10 12 (0.29%) SS7
11 10 (0.24%) PBX
12 9 (0.22%) VoLTE
12 9 (0.22%) Extranet
12 9 (0.22%) LTE
13 8 (0.19%) Asterisk PBX
13 8 (0.19%) LAN
14 7 (0.17%) Network Security
15 6 (0.14%) SMS
16 5 (0.12%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1315 (31.57%) SQL Server
2 619 (14.86%) MySQL
3 274 (6.58%) Relational Database
4 247 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 179 (4.30%) RDBMS
6 171 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 135 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 107 (2.57%) NoSQL
9 101 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 95 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
11 89 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 83 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 82 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
14 77 (1.85%) MongoDB
15 68 (1.63%) Big Data
16 58 (1.39%) Oracle Database
17 48 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
18 37 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
19 31 (0.74%) Hadoop
20 29 (0.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 336 (8.07%) Git (software)
2 325 (7.80%) Visual Studio
3 229 (5.50%) Subversion
4 205 (4.92%) JUnit
5 175 (4.20%) Eclipse
6 144 (3.46%) Maven
7 108 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 104 (2.50%) NUnit
9 94 (2.26%) Ant
10 60 (1.44%) Selenium
11 54 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
11 54 (1.30%) Moq
12 51 (1.22%) Jenkins
13 43 (1.03%) NetBeans
14 40 (0.96%) JIRA
15 34 (0.82%) MSTest
16 32 (0.77%) Hudson
17 31 (0.74%) Cucumber
17 31 (0.74%) SpecFlow
18 29 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 502 (12.05%) Finance
2 193 (4.63%) Telecoms
3 185 (4.44%) Marketing
4 183 (4.39%) Banking
5 152 (3.65%) Advertising
6 105 (2.52%) Retail
7 97 (2.33%) Games
8 77 (1.85%) Back Office
9 37 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 34 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 32 (0.77%) Electronics
12 19 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.36%) Aerospace
14 14 (0.34%) Publishing
15 12 (0.29%) Legal
16 10 (0.24%) Automotive
17 9 (0.22%) Local Government
18 8 (0.19%) Law
19 5 (0.12%) Financial Institution
19 5 (0.12%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1849 (44.38%) .NET
2 1848 (44.36%) HTML
3 1678 (40.28%) CSS
4 1307 (31.37%) ASP.NET
5 971 (23.31%) jQuery
6 861 (20.67%) XML
7 616 (14.79%) HTML5
8 517 (12.41%) Spring
9 498 (11.95%) Web Services
10 488 (11.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 414 (9.94%) .NET Framework
12 349 (8.38%) CSS3
13 330 (7.92%) JSON
14 304 (7.30%) Ajax
15 298 (7.15%) WCF
16 262 (6.29%) SOAP
17 242 (5.81%) J2EE
18 236 (5.66%) Hibernate
19 217 (5.21%) RESTful
20 214 (5.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 269 (6.46%) Mobile App
2 259 (6.22%) Computer Science
3 172 (4.13%) User Experience
4 162 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
5 122 (2.93%) Open Source
6 90 (2.16%) Mathematics
7 78 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 75 (1.80%) iPhone
9 65 (1.56%) Digital Media
10 62 (1.49%) Derivative
11 54 (1.30%) N-Tier
12 47 (1.13%) Client/Server
13 45 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 37 (0.89%) Management Information System
14 37 (0.89%) GIS
14 37 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
15 36 (0.86%) iPad
16 35 (0.84%) Visualisation
16 35 (0.84%) Algorithms
17 33 (0.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 472 (11.33%) Linux
2 296 (7.11%) Windows
3 214 (5.14%) Android
4 211 (5.06%) Apple iOS
5 112 (2.69%) UNIX
6 33 (0.79%) Ubuntu
7 26 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 18 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 16 (0.38%) CentOS
11 16 (0.38%) Fedora
12 13 (0.31%) Windows Phone
12 13 (0.31%) Windows CE
12 13 (0.31%) AIX
12 13 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.26%) Debian
14 7 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
15 6 (0.14%) Solaris
16 5 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1430 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1037 (24.89%) MVC
3 612 (14.69%) TDD
4 605 (14.52%) OO
5 582 (13.97%) Scrum
6 405 (9.72%) Software Engineering
7 367 (8.81%) Web Development
8 300 (7.20%) E-Commerce
9 263 (6.31%) Unit Testing
10 242 (5.81%) OOP
11 231 (5.54%) Continuous Integration
12 196 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
13 160 (3.84%) Web Application Development
14 157 (3.77%) Mentoring
15 154 (3.70%) OOD
15 154 (3.70%) iOS Development
16 132 (3.17%) BDD
17 123 (2.95%) Content Management
18 120 (2.88%) Android Development
19 102 (2.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1903 (45.68%) JavaScript
2 1787 (42.89%) C#
3 1407 (33.77%) SQL
4 1251 (30.03%) Java
5 685 (16.44%) PHP
6 316 (7.59%) C++
7 288 (6.91%) VB.NET
8 233 (5.59%) T-SQL
9 177 (4.25%) Python
10 170 (4.08%) Ruby
11 164 (3.94%) C
12 146 (3.50%) PHP5
13 135 (3.24%) VB
14 105 (2.52%) Objective-C
15 86 (2.06%) PL/SQL
16 67 (1.61%) Shell Script
17 50 (1.20%) VBA
18 46 (1.10%) VB6
19 42 (1.01%) Perl
20 30 (0.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 457 (10.97%) Degree
2 148 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 87 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 86 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 46 (1.10%) MCP
5 46 (1.10%) DV Cleared
6 45 (1.08%) MCSD
7 31 (0.74%) HND
7 31 (0.74%) MCTS
8 26 (0.62%) PhD
9 23 (0.55%) MCAD
10 8 (0.19%) MCPD
11 6 (0.14%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.048%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.048%) ISEB
12 2 (0.048%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.024%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.024%) HNC
13 1 (0.024%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (2.59%) QA
2 12 (0.29%) WAI
3 10 (0.24%) COBIT
4 7 (0.17%) SLA
5 6 (0.14%) WCAG
6 4 (0.096%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.096%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.072%) GAMP
7 3 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.072%) Basel II
7 3 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (0.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.19%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.12%) Samba
4 4 (0.096%) Firmware
5 2 (0.048%) Xen
6 1 (0.024%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.024%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (0.48%) Puppet
2 19 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 19 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.14%) Plesk
4 4 (0.096%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.096%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.048%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.024%) Nagios
Vendors
1 566 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 525 (12.60%) Oracle
3 136 (3.26%) Zend
4 103 (2.47%) Adobe
5 81 (1.94%) Google
6 60 (1.44%) Apple
6 60 (1.44%) Facebook
7 57 (1.37%) JBoss
8 55 (1.32%) Sitecore
9 48 (1.15%) IBM
10 39 (0.94%) Twitter
11 38 (0.91%) hybris
12 31 (0.74%) Red Hat
13 29 (0.70%) SAP
13 29 (0.70%) Informatica
14 21 (0.50%) Business Objects
15 20 (0.48%) Sage
16 19 (0.46%) Cognos
17 18 (0.43%) Sun
18 15 (0.36%) Hyperion
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £30 - £55 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + SP 2013 certs! Cross Train into CRM!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago