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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
England / South West
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1612 1755 2034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.06% 30.25% 34.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.23% 31.18% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1553 1884
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
4851 5629 5826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.48% 97.03% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4023 4668 4922
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,116 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -1 661 £42,500 +10.38% 82
Gloucestershire +1 228 £40,000 -5.88% 35
Somerset -1 208 £40,000 +6.66% 25
Dorset 0 188 £40,000 +6.66% 27
Wiltshire +1 163 £40,500 +1.25% 31
Devon +1 118 £35,000 +7.69% 23
Cornwall -1 13 £40,000 +25.00% 8
Avon 0 1 - - 1
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 1662 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1632 (49.95%) JavaScript
3 1446 (44.26%) HTML
4 1372 (42.00%) C#
5 1287 (39.39%) .NET
6 1270 (38.87%) CSS
7 1072 (32.81%) Java
8 1029 (31.50%) MVC
9 964 (29.51%) SQL
10 850 (26.02%) SQL Server
11 837 (25.62%) ASP.NET
12 754 (23.08%) AngularJS
13 678 (20.75%) jQuery
14 649 (19.87%) Web Development
15 619 (18.95%) TDD
16 612 (18.73%) OO
17 559 (17.11%) Finance
18 555 (16.99%) Scrum
19 548 (16.77%) Git (software)
20 520 (15.92%) PHP
21 518 (15.86%) HTML5
22 495 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
23 441 (13.50%) MySQL
24 435 (13.31%) SDLC
25 411 (12.58%) Spring
26 405 (12.40%) XML
27 399 (12.21%) Web Services
28 391 (11.97%) Software Engineering
29 390 (11.94%) .NET Framework
30 378 (11.57%) Degree

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
1 171 (5.23%) Tomcat
2 134 (4.10%) CMS
3 132 (4.04%) JBoss
4 102 (3.12%) Elasticsearch
5 93 (2.85%) Apache
6 92 (2.82%) WordPress
7 84 (2.57%) Drupal
8 75 (2.30%) IIS
9 71 (2.17%) Apache Spark
10 63 (1.93%) WebLogic
11 62 (1.90%) SharePoint
12 61 (1.87%) WebSphere
13 54 (1.65%) Jetty
14 48 (1.47%) Mule
14 48 (1.47%) Mule ESB
15 47 (1.44%) Umbraco
16 44 (1.35%) OpenStack
17 41 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 38 (1.16%) Apache Solr
19 27 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 154 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 31 (0.95%) MS Office
4 17 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.15%) 3ds Max
6 5 (0.15%) GIMP
6 5 (0.15%) Maya
7 3 (0.092%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.092%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.061%) InDesign
9 1 (0.031%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.031%) Autodesk Inventor
9 1 (0.031%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.031%) Revit
9 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 85 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 45 (1.38%) Magento
3 20 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
4 17 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.18%) Sage 1000
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle ASCP
8 5 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 4 (0.12%) Shopify
10 3 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.092%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.092%) Oracle Manufacturing
10 3 (0.092%) Oracle SCM
10 3 (0.092%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 233 (7.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 218 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 88 (2.69%) SaaS
4 51 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 34 (1.04%) GitHub
6 13 (0.40%) Slack
7 9 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.24%) IaaS
8 8 (0.24%) PaaS
9 7 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (0.18%) Dropbox
10 6 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.15%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.12%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.12%) Office 365
13 3 (0.092%) Heroku
13 3 (0.092%) iTunes
14 2 (0.061%) G Suite
14 2 (0.061%) Trello
14 2 (0.061%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 103 (3.15%) Internet
2 66 (2.02%) HTTP
3 25 (0.77%) Intranet
4 18 (0.55%) SSL
5 17 (0.52%) FTP
6 11 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.28%) Kerberos
8 8 (0.24%) DNS
8 8 (0.24%) Skype
8 8 (0.24%) SSH
9 5 (0.15%) Extranet
9 5 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.12%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.12%) Wireless
11 3 (0.092%) NFC
11 3 (0.092%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.092%) SMTP
12 2 (0.061%) AMQP
12 2 (0.061%) IMAP
12 2 (0.061%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 850 (26.02%) SQL Server
2 441 (13.50%) MySQL
3 311 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 286 (8.75%) MongoDB
5 167 (5.11%) Big Data
6 158 (4.84%) Relational Database
7 120 (3.67%) Hadoop
8 114 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
9 89 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 81 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 77 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 68 (2.08%) Redis
13 65 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 56 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
14 56 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
15 52 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 48 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
17 47 (1.44%) RDBMS
18 44 (1.35%) Couchbase
19 42 (1.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 548 (16.77%) Git (software)
2 182 (5.57%) Visual Studio
3 162 (4.96%) Maven
3 162 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 153 (4.68%) Jenkins
5 146 (4.47%) JUnit
5 146 (4.47%) Subversion
6 129 (3.95%) JIRA
7 97 (2.97%) Selenium
8 70 (2.14%) IntelliJ
9 59 (1.81%) Eclipse
10 58 (1.78%) NUnit
11 56 (1.71%) Grunt
12 55 (1.68%) Mockito
13 51 (1.56%) gulp
14 46 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 46 (1.41%) Cucumber
15 39 (1.19%) Ant
16 35 (1.07%) Vagrant
17 32 (0.98%) MSTest
General
1 559 (17.11%) Finance
2 194 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 169 (5.17%) Marketing
4 157 (4.81%) Retail
5 132 (4.04%) Banking
6 113 (3.46%) Electronics
7 112 (3.43%) Manufacturing
8 85 (2.60%) Games
9 63 (1.93%) Advertising
10 27 (0.83%) Back Office
11 23 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.52%) Online Betting
13 10 (0.31%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.28%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.18%) Automotive
15 6 (0.18%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.18%) Legal
16 5 (0.15%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.12%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1446 (44.26%) HTML
2 1287 (39.39%) .NET
3 1270 (38.87%) CSS
4 837 (25.62%) ASP.NET
5 754 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 678 (20.75%) jQuery
7 518 (15.86%) HTML5
8 495 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 411 (12.58%) Spring
10 405 (12.40%) XML
11 399 (12.21%) Web Services
12 390 (11.94%) .NET Framework
13 336 (10.28%) REST
14 314 (9.61%) ASP.NET Web API
15 263 (8.05%) CSS3
16 254 (7.77%) Entity Framework
17 252 (7.71%) RESTful
18 241 (7.38%) Node.js
19 236 (7.22%) JSON
20 226 (6.92%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 297 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 221 (6.76%) User Experience
3 133 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 121 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 114 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 33 (1.01%) Semantic Web
6 33 (1.01%) W3C
7 30 (0.92%) Internet of Things
8 23 (0.70%) Algorithms
8 23 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (0.64%) Cyber Defence
10 20 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
11 17 (0.52%) Fintech
11 17 (0.52%) Management Information System
11 17 (0.52%) Online Games
11 17 (0.52%) Social Media
12 16 (0.49%) AS400
13 15 (0.46%) Animation
13 15 (0.46%) Derivative
13 15 (0.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 296 (9.06%) Linux
2 153 (4.68%) Windows
3 119 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 113 (3.46%) Android
5 85 (2.60%) Unix
6 34 (1.04%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.52%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.28%) AIX
10 7 (0.21%) CentOS
11 6 (0.18%) Debian
12 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.061%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.061%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.061%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.061%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.061%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.061%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.031%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.031%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1662 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1029 (31.50%) MVC
3 649 (19.87%) Web Development
4 619 (18.95%) TDD
5 612 (18.73%) OO
6 555 (16.99%) Scrum
7 435 (13.31%) SDLC
8 391 (11.97%) Software Engineering
9 285 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
10 279 (8.54%) BDD
11 276 (8.45%) Front End Development
12 229 (7.01%) Unit Testing
13 188 (5.75%) OOP
14 181 (5.54%) Mathematics
15 178 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
16 174 (5.33%) Kanban
17 173 (5.30%) E-Commerce
18 166 (5.08%) Mentoring
19 155 (4.74%) Open Source
20 133 (4.07%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1632 (49.95%) JavaScript
2 1372 (42.00%) C#
3 1072 (32.81%) Java
4 964 (29.51%) SQL
5 520 (15.92%) PHP
6 240 (7.35%) C++
7 188 (5.75%) Python
8 185 (5.66%) T-SQL
9 102 (3.12%) C
10 99 (3.03%) VB.NET
11 82 (2.51%) Ruby
12 75 (2.30%) PL/SQL
13 58 (1.78%) Go
14 51 (1.56%) Apex Code
15 46 (1.41%) Perl
16 42 (1.29%) Bash Shell
17 41 (1.25%) Objective-C
18 40 (1.22%) PowerShell
18 40 (1.22%) VB
19 30 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 378 (11.57%) Degree
2 171 (5.23%) Security Cleared
3 95 (2.91%) SC Cleared
4 55 (1.68%) DV Cleared
5 22 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (0.58%) PhD
7 15 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (0.21%) MCSA
9 6 (0.18%) MCSD
10 4 (0.12%) ISEB
10 4 (0.12%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.092%) MCP
12 2 (0.061%) HNC
12 2 (0.061%) NVQ Level 4
13 1 (0.031%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.031%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (1.16%) QA
2 29 (0.89%) WAI
3 28 (0.86%) ISO 9001
4 27 (0.83%) ISO 14001
5 7 (0.21%) WCAG
6 5 (0.15%) SLA
7 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.12%) SDET
8 3 (0.092%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.061%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.031%) FATCA
10 1 (0.031%) SEPA
10 1 (0.031%) TickIT
System Software
1 55 (1.68%) Docker
2 23 (0.70%) Firmware
3 16 (0.49%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.061%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.031%) LXC
Systems Management
1 70 (2.14%) Ansible
2 50 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (1.47%) Puppet
4 34 (1.04%) Kibana
4 34 (1.04%) logstash
4 34 (1.04%) Salt
5 6 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.12%) HockeyApp
6 4 (0.12%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.12%) Oozie
7 3 (0.092%) cPanel
8 2 (0.061%) Icinga
Vendors
1 369 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 262 (8.02%) Oracle
3 100 (3.06%) SAP
4 99 (3.03%) Zend
5 92 (2.82%) Adobe
6 73 (2.23%) Xamarin
7 60 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
8 53 (1.62%) Apple
9 38 (1.16%) Google
10 37 (1.13%) Sitecore
11 33 (1.01%) Informatica
12 30 (0.92%) Coverity
13 18 (0.55%) TIBCO
14 15 (0.46%) Tableau
15 14 (0.43%) IFS
16 13 (0.40%) IBM
17 6 (0.18%) Facebook
17 6 (0.18%) Red Hat
17 6 (0.18%) Sage
17 6 (0.18%) Sybase
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + D.O.E
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits bonus, onsite gym, flexi-hours, pe
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + pension, life insurance, gym, events
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liskeard, Cornwall
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum Pension, Free Fruits + Cereals, Chil
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago