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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2122 1788 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.63% 34.14% 34.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.13% 35.86% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1857 1656 1722
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5873 4986 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.85% 95.19% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4874 4330 4722
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 0 534 £40,000 +14.28% 101
Dorset 0 407 £37,500 +7.14% 69
Somerset 0 347 £35,000 - 40
Gloucestershire +1 343 £37,500 +15.38% 37
Wiltshire -1 300 £35,000 - 50
Devon 0 144 £32,500 +8.78% 22
Cornwall +1 15 £35,000 - 3
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1759 (43.46%) JavaScript
2 1735 (42.87%) HTML
3 1733 (42.82%) .NET
4 1643 (40.60%) C#
5 1542 (38.10%) CSS
6 1420 (35.09%) SQL
7 1238 (30.59%) Java
8 1236 (30.54%) SQL Server
8 1236 (30.54%) ASP.NET
9 942 (23.28%) jQuery
10 887 (21.92%) MVC
11 757 (18.71%) XML
12 755 (18.66%) PHP
13 722 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
14 692 (17.10%) OO
15 684 (16.90%) MySQL
16 563 (13.91%) Microsoft
17 556 (13.74%) Scrum
18 548 (13.54%) HTML5
19 532 (13.15%) Web Services
20 506 (12.50%) Degree
21 496 (12.26%) Finance
22 492 (12.16%) Spring
23 485 (11.98%) TDD
24 472 (11.66%) Linux
25 450 (11.12%) Software Engineering
26 436 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
27 432 (10.67%) Web Development
28 413 (10.21%) Oracle
29 334 (8.25%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 234 (5.78%) CMS
2 185 (4.57%) SharePoint
3 113 (2.79%) Drupal
4 111 (2.74%) WordPress
5 108 (2.67%) IIS
6 103 (2.55%) Apache
7 100 (2.47%) Umbraco
8 70 (1.73%) Tomcat
9 67 (1.66%) Node.js
10 66 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 51 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
12 47 (1.16%) WebLogic
13 37 (0.91%) WebSphere
14 30 (0.74%) Joomla!
15 27 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
16 24 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
17 21 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
18 20 (0.49%) Apache ServiceMix
19 16 (0.40%) NServiceBus
20 15 (0.37%) Kentico
Applications
1 267 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 105 (2.59%) Photoshop
3 51 (1.26%) 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%) FastStats
10 2 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.049%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.025%) Revit
11 1 (0.025%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 71 (1.75%) Magento
2 32 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (0.67%) Shopify
4 24 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 17 (0.42%) Google Analytics
6 11 (0.27%) Visualfiles
6 11 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
7 10 (0.25%) INSURE/90
8 6 (0.15%) Tridion
9 5 (0.12%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.099%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.099%) Summit
10 4 (0.099%) Sage 200
10 4 (0.099%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.099%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.074%) GoldMine
11 3 (0.074%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.074%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.19%) SaaS
2 25 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.099%) Basecamp
6 3 (0.074%) Trello
6 3 (0.074%) Office 365
6 3 (0.074%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.049%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.025%) GitHub
8 1 (0.025%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.025%) Pure360
8 1 (0.025%) Force.com
8 1 (0.025%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 126 (3.11%) Internet
2 74 (1.83%) HTTP
3 47 (1.16%) VoIP
4 40 (0.99%) Intranet
5 25 (0.62%) FTP
5 25 (0.62%) SMTP
6 24 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 19 (0.47%) Network Security
8 15 (0.37%) SS7
9 13 (0.32%) IPv4
10 12 (0.30%) IPv6
10 12 (0.30%) PBX
11 10 (0.25%) 4G
12 9 (0.22%) VoLTE
12 9 (0.22%) LTE
13 8 (0.20%) LAN
13 8 (0.20%) LDAP
14 7 (0.17%) SNMP
14 7 (0.17%) Extranet
15 6 (0.15%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1236 (30.54%) SQL Server
2 684 (16.90%) MySQL
3 285 (7.04%) Relational Database
4 270 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 193 (4.77%) RDBMS
6 166 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 131 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 112 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 104 (2.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 84 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
11 82 (2.03%) NoSQL
12 81 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
13 78 (1.93%) MongoDB
13 78 (1.93%) Big Data
14 73 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 62 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
16 45 (1.11%) Oracle Database
17 27 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 27 (0.67%) MS Access
17 27 (0.67%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 296 (7.31%) Visual Studio
2 282 (6.97%) Git (software)
3 233 (5.76%) Subversion
4 189 (4.67%) JUnit
5 175 (4.32%) Eclipse
6 157 (3.88%) Maven
7 110 (2.72%) Ant
8 96 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 82 (2.03%) Selenium
10 75 (1.85%) Jenkins
11 69 (1.70%) NetBeans
12 66 (1.63%) NUnit
13 52 (1.28%) Hudson
14 49 (1.21%) JMeter
15 43 (1.06%) Moq
16 42 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
17 40 (0.99%) MSTest
18 37 (0.91%) PHPUnit
19 35 (0.86%) JIRA
20 21 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
General
1 496 (12.26%) Finance
2 238 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 224 (5.53%) Marketing
4 150 (3.71%) Banking
5 108 (2.67%) Advertising
6 101 (2.50%) Retail
7 76 (1.88%) Games
8 66 (1.63%) Back Office
9 35 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 33 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 29 (0.72%) Electronics
12 23 (0.57%) Publishing
13 18 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
14 14 (0.35%) Law
15 13 (0.32%) Local Government
15 13 (0.32%) Legal
16 11 (0.27%) Multimedia
16 11 (0.27%) Automotive
17 8 (0.20%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1735 (42.87%) HTML
2 1733 (42.82%) .NET
3 1542 (38.10%) CSS
4 1236 (30.54%) ASP.NET
5 942 (23.28%) jQuery
6 757 (18.71%) XML
7 548 (13.54%) HTML5
8 532 (13.15%) Web Services
9 492 (12.16%) Spring
10 436 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 332 (8.20%) Ajax
12 300 (7.41%) .NET Framework
13 297 (7.34%) CSS3
14 273 (6.75%) WCF
15 268 (6.62%) JSON
16 224 (5.53%) RESTful
17 218 (5.39%) SOAP
18 214 (5.29%) J2EE
19 191 (4.72%) Hibernate
20 182 (4.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 298 (7.36%) Computer Science
2 262 (6.47%) Mobile App
3 135 (3.34%) Open Source
4 113 (2.79%) Digital Media
5 102 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
6 91 (2.25%) Mathematics
7 63 (1.56%) iPhone
7 63 (1.56%) Derivative
8 61 (1.51%) N-Tier
9 50 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 43 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 42 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
12 41 (1.01%) W3C
13 31 (0.77%) AS400
14 29 (0.72%) GIS
15 27 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
16 26 (0.64%) Social Media
17 24 (0.59%) Management Information System
18 23 (0.57%) Visualisation
19 21 (0.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 472 (11.66%) Linux
2 295 (7.29%) Windows
3 195 (4.82%) Android
4 169 (4.18%) Apple iOS
5 95 (2.35%) UNIX
6 38 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 26 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (0.54%) Windows CE
9 21 (0.52%) CentOS
10 20 (0.49%) Fedora
10 20 (0.49%) Mac OS X
11 17 (0.42%) Windows Phone
12 14 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.25%) Solaris
15 9 (0.22%) AIX
16 7 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
17 6 (0.15%) Debian
17 6 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 887 (21.92%) MVC
2 722 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
3 692 (17.10%) OO
4 556 (13.74%) Scrum
5 485 (11.98%) TDD
6 450 (11.12%) Software Engineering
7 432 (10.67%) Web Development
8 317 (7.83%) E-Commerce
9 263 (6.50%) Unit Testing
10 262 (6.47%) OOP
11 192 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
12 157 (3.88%) Web Application Development
13 155 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
14 145 (3.58%) iOS Development
15 137 (3.39%) OOD
16 112 (2.77%) Android Development
17 106 (2.62%) Content Management
18 104 (2.57%) UML
19 91 (2.25%) Waterfall
20 89 (2.20%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1759 (43.46%) JavaScript
2 1643 (40.60%) C#
3 1420 (35.09%) SQL
4 1238 (30.59%) Java
5 755 (18.66%) PHP
6 334 (8.25%) C++
7 273 (6.75%) VB.NET
8 255 (6.30%) T-SQL
9 185 (4.57%) C
10 184 (4.55%) Python
11 166 (4.10%) PHP5
12 157 (3.88%) VB
13 131 (3.24%) Ruby
14 86 (2.13%) Objective-C
15 70 (1.73%) PL/SQL
16 59 (1.46%) Shell Script
17 47 (1.16%) Perl
18 42 (1.04%) RPG
18 42 (1.04%) VB6
19 41 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 506 (12.50%) Degree
2 113 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 89 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 49 (1.21%) MCP
6 47 (1.16%) MCTS
6 47 (1.16%) MCSD
7 45 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 37 (0.91%) MCAD
9 32 (0.79%) PhD
10 27 (0.67%) HND
11 10 (0.25%) MCPD
12 4 (0.099%) IBM Certification
12 4 (0.099%) Sun Certification
12 4 (0.099%) ISEB
13 3 (0.074%) MCT
14 2 (0.049%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.049%) HNC
14 2 (0.049%) MBA
15 1 (0.025%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (3.16%) QA
2 14 (0.35%) WCAG
3 13 (0.32%) SLA
4 10 (0.25%) COBIT
5 6 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.12%) WAI
7 4 (0.099%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.074%) GAMP
9 2 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.049%) Basel II
10 1 (0.025%) DICOM
10 1 (0.025%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (0.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.20%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.049%) qmail
3 2 (0.049%) Xen
4 1 (0.025%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.025%) Varnish
4 1 (0.025%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (0.59%) Puppet
2 23 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.074%) Plesk
4 3 (0.074%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.074%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.074%) Nagios
5 2 (0.049%) Zenoss
5 2 (0.049%) YUM
5 2 (0.049%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 563 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 413 (10.21%) Oracle
3 151 (3.73%) Zend
4 72 (1.78%) Adobe
5 71 (1.75%) Google
6 52 (1.28%) Facebook
6 52 (1.28%) JBoss
7 49 (1.21%) hybris
8 45 (1.11%) Twitter
9 43 (1.06%) Sitecore
10 34 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 31 (0.77%) IBM
12 22 (0.54%) SAP
12 22 (0.54%) Informatica
13 20 (0.49%) Business Objects
13 20 (0.49%) Tableau
14 19 (0.47%) Apple
15 17 (0.42%) Sage
15 17 (0.42%) Sun
16 15 (0.37%) BT
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, parking
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £250.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sparkol
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Robert Half
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £29920.00 - £36960.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £25 - £35 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, Half day on a Friday!
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday