Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 147 118
Rank change year-on-year -27 -29 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 30 37 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.78% 1.15% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.19% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 78
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +1.30% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,875 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £38,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +8.57% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3726 3111 3694
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 96.98% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3096 2655 3205
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,300
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Bristol

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Bristol.

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Bristol

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Developer in Bristol

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Applications 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 Bristol region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 19 (63.33%) Android
1 19 (63.33%) Android Development
2 14 (46.67%) iOS Development
2 14 (46.67%) Apple iOS
3 13 (43.33%) MVC
4 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (33.33%) Electronics
6 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (26.67%) Java
7 8 (26.67%) XML
7 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
8 7 (23.33%) CSS
8 7 (23.33%) HTML
8 7 (23.33%) User Experience
9 6 (20.00%) TDD
9 6 (20.00%) OOP
9 6 (20.00%) JSON
10 5 (16.67%) JIRA
10 5 (16.67%) Marketing
10 5 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (16.67%) Degree
10 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
10 5 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (16.67%) Gradle
10 5 (16.67%) Bitbucket
10 5 (16.67%) UIKit
10 5 (16.67%) Big Data
10 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 5 (16.67%) HTML5

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Big Data
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Android Studio
1 5 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 5 (16.67%) Calabash
1 5 (16.67%) Gradle
1 5 (16.67%) JIRA
1 5 (16.67%) JUnit
1 5 (16.67%) Mockito
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Maven
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (33.33%) Electronics
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
2 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) JSON
4 5 (16.67%) .NET
4 5 (16.67%) HTML5
4 5 (16.67%) UIKit
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (13.33%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (10.00%) Node.js
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.67%) jQuery
7 2 (6.67%) PhoneGap
7 2 (6.67%) React
7 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.67%) XHTML
7 2 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (23.33%) User Experience
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Android
2 14 (46.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Android Development
2 14 (46.67%) iOS Development
3 13 (43.33%) MVC
4 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) OOP
6 6 (20.00%) TDD
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (16.67%) Memory Management
7 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 4 (13.33%) Mobile Development
9 3 (10.00%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) SDLC
10 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (6.67%) Scrum
11 1 (3.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 5 (16.67%) C++
3 5 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 4 (13.33%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 5 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) Apple
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft