The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Programmer 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 Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 221 201 209
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 2 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 15
Average salary £33,250 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5870 4981 5340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.74% 95.08% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4317 4719
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% -
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the South West region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in the South West

Software Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram in the South West

Software Programmer
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 Software Programmer within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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 - 1 £40,000 -
Devon - 1 £26,500 -
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Software Programmer 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 Software Programmer in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (30.00%) Ext JS
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Zend
6 2 (20.00%) Zend Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
6 2 (20.00%) Big Data
6 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Broadband
6 2 (20.00%) Java

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Software Programmer 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 Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Ext JS
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Zend Framework
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) DOM
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OOP
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Zend
Berkshire Wilts Oxon Newbury Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £22,500+ bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago