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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1794 1979 2091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.32% 33.55% 34.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.27% 34.60% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1833 1829
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
5235 5719 5927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.23% 96.97% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4424 4866 4897
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 0 648 £42,500 +10.38% 90
Wiltshire +1 244 £40,000 +14.28% 26
Dorset 0 241 £37,500 +7.14% 52
Somerset -1 231 £39,500 +8.21% 34
Gloucestershire -5 212 £43,500 -3.33% 25
Devon 0 162 £34,500 -8.00% 18
Cornwall -11 23 £33,750 +3.84% 4
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 1852 (51.57%) JavaScript
2 1684 (46.90%) HTML
3 1463 (40.74%) C#
4 1453 (40.46%) .NET
5 1429 (39.79%) Agile Software Development
6 1423 (39.63%) CSS
7 1198 (33.36%) SQL
8 1121 (31.22%) MVC
9 990 (27.57%) Java
10 932 (25.95%) ASP.NET
11 929 (25.87%) SQL Server
12 750 (20.89%) jQuery
13 639 (17.79%) Web Development
14 633 (17.63%) HTML5
15 592 (16.49%) AngularJS
16 570 (15.87%) PHP
17 545 (15.18%) Finance
18 542 (15.09%) Microsoft
19 540 (15.04%) TDD
20 510 (14.20%) OO
21 488 (13.59%) Web Services
21 488 (13.59%) Degree
22 478 (13.31%) XML
23 474 (13.20%) MySQL
24 473 (13.17%) ASP.NET MVC
25 465 (12.95%) Scrum
26 418 (11.64%) Software Engineering
27 404 (11.25%) Spring
28 370 (10.30%) Telecoms
28 370 (10.30%) Git (software)

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
1 172 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 160 (4.46%) CMS
3 126 (3.51%) WordPress
4 116 (3.23%) Apache
5 100 (2.78%) Tomcat
6 98 (2.73%) Drupal
7 95 (2.65%) JBoss
8 90 (2.51%) Umbraco
9 88 (2.45%) IIS
10 69 (1.92%) WebSphere
11 62 (1.73%) WebLogic
12 54 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
13 52 (1.45%) Apache Spark
14 51 (1.42%) Joomla!
15 45 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
16 44 (1.23%) Alfresco
17 40 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
18 39 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
19 38 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
20 37 (1.03%) SAS
Applications
1 228 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 67 (1.87%) Photoshop
3 46 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 25 (0.70%) MS Office
5 13 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.25%) MS Project
7 7 (0.19%) Maya
8 6 (0.17%) 3ds Max
9 5 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (0.11%) PrintSoft PReS
11 3 (0.084%) DOC1
11 3 (0.084%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.084%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.056%) MS Visio
13 1 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.028%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.028%) GIMP
13 1 (0.028%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 94 (2.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 74 (2.06%) Magento
3 28 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.31%) Infor CRM
5 10 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
6 8 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.22%) SAP Business One
6 8 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
7 7 (0.19%) Exstream
7 7 (0.19%) Shopify
8 5 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
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
8 5 (0.14%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.084%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 169 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (1.48%) GitHub
4 50 (1.39%) SaaS
5 29 (0.81%) Google Analytics
6 19 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.36%) Office 365
8 7 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.19%) IaaS
8 7 (0.19%) PaaS
9 6 (0.17%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.17%) Trello
10 5 (0.14%) Heroku
11 4 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.11%) TestFlight
12 3 (0.084%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.084%) Dropbox
12 3 (0.084%) Force.com
12 3 (0.084%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.056%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 114 (3.17%) Internet
2 35 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 34 (0.95%) HTTP
4 25 (0.70%) Intranet
5 17 (0.47%) FTP
6 14 (0.39%) ICMP
7 12 (0.33%) SSH
8 10 (0.28%) DNS
9 9 (0.25%) CTI
9 9 (0.25%) Extranet
10 8 (0.22%) Network Security
11 5 (0.14%) VPN
12 4 (0.11%) 2G
12 4 (0.11%) 3G
12 4 (0.11%) Kerberos
12 4 (0.11%) RTP
12 4 (0.11%) Software-Defined Networking
12 4 (0.11%) TETRA
12 4 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 929 (25.87%) SQL Server
2 474 (13.20%) MySQL
3 242 (6.74%) MongoDB
4 226 (6.29%) Relational Database
5 206 (5.74%) NoSQL
6 172 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 169 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 153 (4.26%) RDBMS
9 108 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 105 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
11 100 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 96 (2.67%) Big Data
13 84 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
14 77 (2.14%) Hadoop
15 75 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
16 54 (1.50%) Oracle Database
17 52 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
18 33 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
19 32 (0.89%) Redis
20 31 (0.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 370 (10.30%) Git (software)
2 245 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 212 (5.90%) Subversion
4 187 (5.21%) Maven
5 184 (5.12%) JUnit
6 155 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 123 (3.43%) JIRA
8 120 (3.34%) Eclipse
9 101 (2.81%) Jenkins
10 96 (2.67%) Selenium
11 85 (2.37%) Ant
12 80 (2.23%) NUnit
13 72 (2.01%) gulp
14 65 (1.81%) Grunt
15 62 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 55 (1.53%) IntelliJ
17 47 (1.31%) Moq
18 46 (1.28%) Cucumber
19 43 (1.20%) Apache Ivy
20 40 (1.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 545 (15.18%) Finance
2 370 (10.30%) Telecoms
3 221 (6.15%) Marketing
4 128 (3.56%) Manufacturing
5 101 (2.81%) Retail
6 99 (2.76%) Electronics
7 94 (2.62%) Advertising
8 92 (2.56%) Banking
9 86 (2.39%) Games
10 31 (0.86%) Aerospace
11 26 (0.72%) Automotive
12 25 (0.70%) Legal
13 20 (0.56%) Back Office
13 20 (0.56%) Multimedia
14 18 (0.50%) Online Betting
15 17 (0.47%) Investment Banking
16 16 (0.45%) Law
17 15 (0.42%) Military
18 11 (0.31%) Publishing
19 4 (0.11%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1684 (46.90%) HTML
2 1453 (40.46%) .NET
3 1423 (39.63%) CSS
4 932 (25.95%) ASP.NET
5 750 (20.89%) jQuery
6 633 (17.63%) HTML5
7 592 (16.49%) AngularJS
8 488 (13.59%) Web Services
9 478 (13.31%) XML
10 473 (13.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 404 (11.25%) Spring
12 360 (10.03%) .NET Framework
13 323 (8.99%) CSS3
14 268 (7.46%) Node.js
15 252 (7.02%) REST
15 252 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 241 (6.71%) Hibernate
17 240 (6.68%) SOAP
18 228 (6.35%) JSON
19 197 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 297 (8.27%) User Experience
2 254 (7.07%) Computer Science
3 182 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 172 (4.79%) Digital Media
5 104 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 102 (2.84%) Mobile App
7 63 (1.75%) Mathematics
8 61 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
9 37 (1.03%) RIA
10 34 (0.95%) Management Information System
11 31 (0.86%) N-Tier
11 31 (0.86%) Physics
12 28 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
13 26 (0.72%) AS400
14 24 (0.67%) iPad
15 22 (0.61%) Social Media
16 21 (0.58%) Streaming Music
17 20 (0.56%) Algorithms
17 20 (0.56%) Data Structures
18 19 (0.53%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 364 (10.14%) Linux
2 275 (7.66%) Windows
3 151 (4.20%) Apple iOS
4 123 (3.43%) Android
5 87 (2.42%) Unix
6 45 (1.25%) Mac OS X
6 45 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 31 (0.86%) Debian
8 26 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (0.36%) Windows Phone
10 11 (0.31%) AIX
11 9 (0.25%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.17%) webOS
12 6 (0.17%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
12 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.084%) CentOS
14 3 (0.084%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1429 (39.79%) Agile Software Development
2 1121 (31.22%) MVC
3 639 (17.79%) Web Development
4 540 (15.04%) TDD
5 510 (14.20%) OO
6 465 (12.95%) Scrum
7 418 (11.64%) Software Engineering
8 341 (9.50%) SDLC
9 320 (8.91%) Front End Development
10 273 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
11 265 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
12 245 (6.82%) Unit Testing
13 232 (6.46%) E-Commerce
14 203 (5.65%) Open Source
15 187 (5.21%) OOP
16 182 (5.07%) UML
17 175 (4.87%) Mentoring
18 153 (4.26%) BDD
19 141 (3.93%) ETL
20 136 (3.79%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1852 (51.57%) JavaScript
2 1463 (40.74%) C#
3 1198 (33.36%) SQL
4 990 (27.57%) Java
5 570 (15.87%) PHP
6 328 (9.13%) C++
7 258 (7.18%) T-SQL
8 230 (6.40%) Python
9 204 (5.68%) VB.NET
10 142 (3.95%) C
11 118 (3.29%) Ruby
12 96 (2.67%) VB
13 87 (2.42%) PL/SQL
14 78 (2.17%) PowerShell
15 68 (1.89%) Scala
16 66 (1.84%) TypeScript
17 62 (1.73%) Objective-C
18 38 (1.06%) VB6
19 36 (1.00%) Perl
20 34 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 488 (13.59%) Degree
2 224 (6.24%) Security Cleared
3 134 (3.73%) SC Cleared
4 55 (1.53%) DV Cleared
5 54 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (0.53%) ISTQB
7 17 (0.47%) ISEB
7 17 (0.47%) MCSD
8 13 (0.36%) BC Cleared
9 9 (0.25%) MCPD
9 9 (0.25%) MCTS
9 9 (0.25%) PhD
10 7 (0.19%) MCP
11 6 (0.17%) HND
11 6 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.056%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.056%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.028%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (2.14%) QA
2 20 (0.56%) SLA
3 5 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.11%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.056%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.056%) HL7
6 1 (0.028%) TickIT
System Software
1 34 (0.95%) Docker
2 18 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.36%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.28%) Firmware
6 7 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (0.84%) Puppet
2 24 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.45%) Ansible
4 7 (0.19%) Nagios
5 6 (0.17%) logstash
6 4 (0.11%) Kibana
6 4 (0.11%) Salt
7 3 (0.084%) cPanel
8 2 (0.056%) Control-M
8 2 (0.056%) Grafana
8 2 (0.056%) Graphite
8 2 (0.056%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.056%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.056%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.056%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.028%) Graylog
Vendors
1 542 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 358 (9.97%) Oracle
3 162 (4.51%) SAP
4 106 (2.95%) Adobe
5 75 (2.09%) Google
6 63 (1.75%) Sitecore
6 63 (1.75%) Zend
7 58 (1.62%) Apple
8 41 (1.14%) IBM
9 34 (0.95%) Twitter
10 28 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
11 24 (0.67%) Tableau
12 22 (0.61%) VMware
12 22 (0.61%) Xamarin
13 20 (0.56%) Sybase
13 20 (0.56%) TIBCO
14 19 (0.53%) HP
15 18 (0.50%) Informatica
16 14 (0.39%) Facebook
16 14 (0.39%) IFS
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