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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1708 1933 2081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.26% 32.50% 33.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.34% 33.51% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1504 1786 1831
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
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
5450 5769 5984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.56% 97.01% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4631 4893 5007
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 0 644 £40,000 +6.66% 92
Dorset 0 262 £37,500 -1.31% 50
Gloucestershire -2 229 £42,500 +6.25% 32
Somerset 0 217 £41,000 +17.14% 39
Wiltshire -3 176 £42,500 +13.33% 26
Devon 0 135 £35,000 -5.40% 28
Cornwall -23 15 £25,000 -23.07% 7
Avon - 1 £31,000 -
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1835 (52.88%) JavaScript
2 1637 (47.18%) HTML
3 1464 (42.19%) C#
4 1454 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
5 1435 (41.35%) .NET
6 1398 (40.29%) CSS
7 1097 (31.61%) SQL
8 1074 (30.95%) MVC
9 908 (26.17%) ASP.NET
10 898 (25.88%) Java
11 866 (24.96%) SQL Server
12 790 (22.77%) jQuery
13 701 (20.20%) Web Development
14 644 (18.56%) AngularJS
15 617 (17.78%) HTML5
16 553 (15.94%) Finance
17 551 (15.88%) PHP
18 519 (14.96%) TDD
19 490 (14.12%) OO
20 481 (13.86%) Microsoft
21 479 (13.80%) ASP.NET MVC
22 463 (13.34%) Scrum
23 441 (12.71%) Web Services
24 405 (11.67%) MySQL
25 404 (11.64%) Degree
26 397 (11.44%) XML
27 395 (11.38%) Git (software)
28 372 (10.72%) Spring
29 352 (10.14%) Front End Development
30 345 (9.94%) SDLC

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
1 141 (4.06%) SharePoint
2 139 (4.01%) CMS
3 111 (3.20%) WordPress
4 108 (3.11%) Umbraco
5 101 (2.91%) Tomcat
6 99 (2.85%) JBoss
7 95 (2.74%) Drupal
8 92 (2.65%) Apache
9 74 (2.13%) IIS
10 58 (1.67%) Apache Spark
11 51 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
11 51 (1.47%) WebSphere
12 50 (1.44%) WebLogic
13 48 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
14 43 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
15 39 (1.12%) Joomla!
16 38 (1.10%) Mule
16 38 (1.10%) Mule ESB
17 32 (0.92%) Alfresco
17 32 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 183 (5.27%) MS Excel
2 58 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 35 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 30 (0.86%) MS Office
5 8 (0.23%) MS Project
6 7 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.086%) 3ds Max
8 3 (0.086%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.086%) Maya
9 2 (0.058%) DOC1
9 2 (0.058%) GIMP
9 2 (0.058%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.058%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.058%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.029%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 88 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 78 (2.25%) Magento
3 19 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.29%) Infor CRM
5 9 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.20%) Visualfiles
7 6 (0.17%) Exstream
7 6 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.14%) SAP APO
8 5 (0.14%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.14%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.14%) SAP MM
8 5 (0.14%) SAP QM
8 5 (0.14%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
10 3 (0.086%) Sage 1000
10 3 (0.086%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 184 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (1.61%) SaaS
4 49 (1.41%) GitHub
5 30 (0.86%) Google Analytics
6 28 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (0.43%) Google Apps
8 14 (0.40%) PaaS
8 14 (0.40%) Trello
9 11 (0.32%) Basecamp
9 11 (0.32%) Dropbox
9 11 (0.32%) Slack
10 10 (0.29%) IaaS
11 7 (0.20%) Office 365
12 6 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.17%) TestFlight
13 4 (0.12%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.086%) iTunes
15 2 (0.058%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 111 (3.20%) Internet
2 32 (0.92%) Intranet
3 31 (0.89%) FTP
4 29 (0.84%) HTTP
5 25 (0.72%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.40%) ICMP
7 12 (0.35%) DNS
8 11 (0.32%) Extranet
9 10 (0.29%) SSH
10 9 (0.26%) CTI
11 6 (0.17%) Network Security
12 5 (0.14%) Firewall
12 5 (0.14%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.14%) Wireless
13 4 (0.12%) RTP
13 4 (0.12%) SSL
13 4 (0.12%) TETRA
13 4 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.086%) Kerberos
15 2 (0.058%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 866 (24.96%) SQL Server
2 405 (11.67%) MySQL
3 259 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 215 (6.20%) NoSQL
5 189 (5.45%) Relational Database
6 153 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 141 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 109 (3.14%) RDBMS
9 100 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
10 98 (2.82%) Big Data
11 92 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 88 (2.54%) Hadoop
13 83 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 82 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
15 73 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
16 70 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
17 41 (1.18%) Redis
18 40 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
19 38 (1.10%) Oracle Database
20 28 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 395 (11.38%) Git (software)
2 217 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 177 (5.10%) Subversion
4 154 (4.44%) JUnit
5 149 (4.29%) Maven
6 147 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 117 (3.37%) JIRA
8 106 (3.05%) Selenium
9 101 (2.91%) Jenkins
10 97 (2.80%) gulp
11 92 (2.65%) Eclipse
12 78 (2.25%) NUnit
13 65 (1.87%) Grunt
14 63 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 62 (1.79%) Ant
15 62 (1.79%) IntelliJ
16 45 (1.30%) TeamCity
17 44 (1.27%) Moq
17 44 (1.27%) NuGet
18 41 (1.18%) PHPUnit
General
1 553 (15.94%) Finance
2 301 (8.67%) Telecoms
3 206 (5.94%) Marketing
4 144 (4.15%) Retail
5 113 (3.26%) Manufacturing
6 103 (2.97%) Games
7 97 (2.80%) Electronics
8 75 (2.16%) Advertising
9 69 (1.99%) Banking
10 37 (1.07%) Online Betting
11 27 (0.78%) Back Office
12 26 (0.75%) Legal
13 20 (0.58%) Aerospace
14 13 (0.37%) Publishing
15 12 (0.35%) Automotive
16 11 (0.32%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.32%) Law
16 11 (0.32%) Multimedia
17 10 (0.29%) Military
18 9 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1637 (47.18%) HTML
2 1435 (41.35%) .NET
3 1398 (40.29%) CSS
4 908 (26.17%) ASP.NET
5 790 (22.77%) jQuery
6 644 (18.56%) AngularJS
7 617 (17.78%) HTML5
8 479 (13.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 441 (12.71%) Web Services
10 397 (11.44%) XML
11 372 (10.72%) Spring
12 325 (9.37%) .NET Framework
13 309 (8.90%) CSS3
14 298 (8.59%) Node.js
15 288 (8.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 270 (7.78%) REST
17 231 (6.66%) ASP.NET Web API
18 230 (6.63%) JSON
18 230 (6.63%) SOAP
19 220 (6.34%) React
Miscellaneous
1 271 (7.81%) User Experience
2 240 (6.92%) Computer Science
3 157 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 126 (3.63%) Digital Media
5 101 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 77 (2.22%) Visualisation
7 68 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 61 (1.76%) Mathematics
9 37 (1.07%) Online Games
10 31 (0.89%) RIA
11 30 (0.86%) Management Information System
12 27 (0.78%) AS400
13 26 (0.75%) Data Structures
14 24 (0.69%) Algorithms
14 24 (0.69%) Internet of Things
15 22 (0.63%) W3C
16 21 (0.61%) Physics
16 21 (0.61%) Social Media
17 20 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
17 20 (0.58%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 333 (9.60%) Linux
2 232 (6.69%) Windows
3 128 (3.69%) Apple iOS
4 111 (3.20%) Android
5 72 (2.07%) Unix
6 38 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 34 (0.98%) Windows Server
8 33 (0.95%) Debian
9 16 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.17%) AIX
11 6 (0.17%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.12%) webOS
13 4 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
14 3 (0.086%) CentOS
14 3 (0.086%) Fedora
14 3 (0.086%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.086%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1454 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
2 1074 (30.95%) MVC
3 701 (20.20%) Web Development
4 519 (14.96%) TDD
5 490 (14.12%) OO
6 463 (13.34%) Scrum
7 352 (10.14%) Front End Development
8 345 (9.94%) SDLC
9 331 (9.54%) Software Engineering
10 254 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
11 235 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
12 224 (6.46%) E-Commerce
13 215 (6.20%) OOP
14 208 (5.99%) Unit Testing
15 174 (5.01%) Mentoring
16 172 (4.96%) BDD
17 171 (4.93%) Open Source
18 141 (4.06%) Kanban
19 136 (3.92%) Automated Testing
20 123 (3.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1835 (52.88%) JavaScript
2 1464 (42.19%) C#
3 1097 (31.61%) SQL
4 898 (25.88%) Java
5 551 (15.88%) PHP
6 254 (7.32%) C++
7 222 (6.40%) T-SQL
8 219 (6.31%) Python
9 148 (4.27%) VB.NET
10 108 (3.11%) C
11 90 (2.59%) PL/SQL
12 78 (2.25%) TypeScript
13 76 (2.19%) Ruby
14 71 (2.05%) PowerShell
15 65 (1.87%) VB
16 59 (1.70%) Scala
17 45 (1.30%) Objective-C
18 39 (1.12%) Perl
19 36 (1.04%) ABAP
20 28 (0.81%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 404 (11.64%) Degree
2 204 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 115 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 45 (1.30%) DV Cleared
5 37 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.43%) ISEB
7 15 (0.43%) MCSD
8 8 (0.23%) MCP
9 7 (0.20%) PhD
10 6 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.17%) HND
11 4 (0.12%) MCSA
12 3 (0.086%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.058%) MCTS
13 2 (0.058%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.058%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.029%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.029%) MOS
14 1 (0.029%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (1.84%) QA
2 17 (0.49%) WAI
3 16 (0.46%) SLA
4 12 (0.35%) ISO 14001
4 12 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.086%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.058%) HL7
6 2 (0.058%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.058%) SDET
7 1 (0.029%) WCAG
System Software
1 45 (1.30%) Docker
2 14 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.26%) Firmware
4 5 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.029%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.029%) LXC
Systems Management
1 32 (0.92%) Puppet
2 30 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (0.75%) Ansible
4 10 (0.29%) Salt
5 9 (0.26%) Kibana
5 9 (0.26%) logstash
6 5 (0.14%) Nagios
7 3 (0.086%) cPanel
8 2 (0.058%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.029%) Graylog
9 1 (0.029%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 481 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 283 (8.16%) Oracle
3 158 (4.55%) SAP
4 89 (2.56%) Google
5 86 (2.48%) Adobe
6 79 (2.28%) Zend
7 73 (2.10%) Sitecore
8 52 (1.50%) Apple
9 48 (1.38%) Xamarin
10 38 (1.10%) Twitter
11 27 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
12 24 (0.69%) Tableau
13 23 (0.66%) IBM
13 23 (0.66%) Informatica
14 18 (0.52%) Facebook
15 17 (0.49%) HP
16 16 (0.46%) Infor
17 15 (0.43%) IFS
17 15 (0.43%) TIBCO
18 12 (0.35%) PayPal
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Torquay, Devon
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Exc Benefits
Posted: Yesterday