The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Developer
South West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 659 614 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 36.31% 38.30% 39.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.32% 39.46% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 576 572 719
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1766 1556 1899
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.30% 97.07% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1352 1647
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Bristol

Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Developer in Bristol

Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Bristol over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Bristol

Developer
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Avonmouth - 4 £30,000 -
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Bristol region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 728 (55.03%) JavaScript
2 670 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
3 628 (47.47%) HTML
4 534 (40.36%) C#
5 515 (38.93%) CSS
6 493 (37.26%) .NET
7 468 (35.37%) Java
8 359 (27.14%) SQL Server
9 349 (26.38%) MVC
10 330 (24.94%) ASP.NET
11 321 (24.26%) SQL
12 310 (23.43%) AngularJS
13 292 (22.07%) TDD
14 266 (20.11%) OO
15 243 (18.37%) HTML5
16 238 (17.99%) Web Development
17 236 (17.84%) Finance
18 235 (17.76%) Scrum
19 217 (16.40%) Git (software)
20 207 (15.65%) Degree
21 200 (15.12%) jQuery
21 200 (15.12%) PHP
22 197 (14.89%) Computer Science
23 195 (14.74%) MySQL
24 183 (13.83%) Microsoft
25 174 (13.15%) React
25 174 (13.15%) SDLC
26 170 (12.85%) Software Engineering
27 162 (12.24%) XML
28 158 (11.94%) REST

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 57 (4.31%) Tomcat
2 55 (4.16%) Drupal
3 51 (3.85%) CMS
4 40 (3.02%) WordPress
5 34 (2.57%) Apache
6 33 (2.49%) JBoss
6 33 (2.49%) OpenStack
6 33 (2.49%) WebLogic
7 32 (2.42%) WebSphere
8 28 (2.12%) Confluence
9 25 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 25 (1.89%) Umbraco
10 24 (1.81%) Jetty
11 21 (1.59%) Apache Spark
12 19 (1.44%) IIS
13 18 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
13 18 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
14 17 (1.28%) SharePoint
15 16 (1.21%) Apache Solr
16 10 (0.76%) GlassFish
Applications
1 16 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 15 (1.13%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (0.60%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.45%) Autodesk Inventor
6 6 (0.45%) Revit
7 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.23%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.15%) GIMP
10 1 (0.076%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.076%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 85 (6.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.98%) Magento
4 7 (0.53%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 6 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.076%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 145 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 109 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.28%) GitHub
4 16 (1.21%) SaaS
5 11 (0.83%) Slack
6 7 (0.53%) Heroku
7 6 (0.45%) Google Play
7 6 (0.45%) IaaS
7 6 (0.45%) PaaS
8 5 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.30%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.30%) Office 365
10 3 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.076%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.076%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.076%) Force.com
11 1 (0.076%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.78%) HTTP
2 26 (1.97%) SSL
3 14 (1.06%) Intranet
4 11 (0.83%) Internet
5 10 (0.76%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.53%) Broadband
7 6 (0.45%) DNS
8 5 (0.38%) Skype
9 3 (0.23%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.23%) Extranet
10 1 (0.076%) 802.11
10 1 (0.076%) 802.15
10 1 (0.076%) MIMO
10 1 (0.076%) MQTT
10 1 (0.076%) NGN
10 1 (0.076%) SSH
10 1 (0.076%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.076%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.076%) Wireless
10 1 (0.076%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 195 (14.74%) MySQL
3 113 (8.54%) NoSQL
4 69 (5.22%) Relational Database
5 67 (5.06%) MongoDB
6 52 (3.93%) Big Data
7 51 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 48 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 43 (3.25%) RDBMS
10 38 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
11 36 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 32 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
13 29 (2.19%) Redis
14 27 (2.04%) Power BI
14 27 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
15 26 (1.97%) Hadoop
16 23 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
17 20 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (1.51%) SQL Server 2016
18 19 (1.44%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 217 (16.40%) Git (software)
2 58 (4.38%) Jenkins
3 55 (4.16%) Maven
3 55 (4.16%) Visual Studio
4 45 (3.40%) Subversion
4 45 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 42 (3.17%) JIRA
6 39 (2.95%) MSTest
7 29 (2.19%) NUnit
8 26 (1.97%) JUnit
9 25 (1.89%) Cucumber
10 24 (1.81%) Selenium
11 23 (1.74%) Mockito
11 23 (1.74%) TeamCity
12 19 (1.44%) Grunt
12 19 (1.44%) SonarQube
13 18 (1.36%) gulp
14 15 (1.13%) Jasmine
14 15 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
15 14 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 236 (17.84%) Finance
2 132 (9.98%) Telecoms
3 114 (8.62%) Marketing
4 96 (7.26%) Manufacturing
5 88 (6.65%) Electronics
6 57 (4.31%) Banking
7 43 (3.25%) Games
8 37 (2.80%) Retail
9 30 (2.27%) Advertising
10 14 (1.06%) Multimedia
11 12 (0.91%) Back Office
12 11 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.53%) Legal
14 5 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.38%) Publishing
15 4 (0.30%) Local Government
16 3 (0.23%) Law
16 3 (0.23%) Online Betting
17 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.15%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 628 (47.47%) HTML
2 515 (38.93%) CSS
3 493 (37.26%) .NET
4 330 (24.94%) ASP.NET
5 310 (23.43%) AngularJS
6 243 (18.37%) HTML5
7 200 (15.12%) jQuery
8 174 (13.15%) React
9 162 (12.24%) XML
10 158 (11.94%) REST
11 141 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 135 (10.20%) Spring
13 134 (10.13%) RESTful
14 127 (9.60%) Node.js
15 125 (9.45%) .NET Framework
16 104 (7.86%) ASP.NET Web API
17 100 (7.56%) Web Services
18 98 (7.41%) CSS3
19 90 (6.80%) WCF
20 84 (6.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 197 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 123 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
3 102 (7.71%) User Experience
4 83 (6.27%) Enterprise Software
5 39 (2.95%) Mobile App
6 31 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (2.04%) iPad
8 22 (1.66%) e-Learning
9 19 (1.44%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.06%) Augmented Reality
11 11 (0.83%) Algorithms
11 11 (0.83%) Fintech
11 11 (0.83%) Streaming Video
12 8 (0.60%) Animation
12 8 (0.60%) HoloLens
12 8 (0.60%) HTC Vive
12 8 (0.60%) Oculus Rift
13 7 (0.53%) iPhone
14 5 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 71 (5.37%) Apple iOS
2 56 (4.23%) Linux
3 55 (4.16%) Android
4 46 (3.48%) Windows
5 9 (0.68%) Unix
6 4 (0.30%) Solaris
7 3 (0.23%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.15%) CentOS
8 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.076%) SmartOS
9 1 (0.076%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 670 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (26.38%) MVC
3 292 (22.07%) TDD
4 266 (20.11%) OO
5 238 (17.99%) Web Development
6 235 (17.76%) Scrum
7 174 (13.15%) SDLC
8 170 (12.85%) Software Engineering
9 147 (11.11%) BDD
10 146 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
11 135 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
12 114 (8.62%) Front End Development
12 114 (8.62%) OOP
13 113 (8.54%) Mathematics
14 95 (7.18%) Digital Marketing
15 85 (6.42%) Programme Management
16 76 (5.74%) Unit Testing
17 68 (5.14%) Mentoring
18 65 (4.91%) Microservices
19 62 (4.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 728 (55.03%) JavaScript
2 534 (40.36%) C#
3 468 (35.37%) Java
4 321 (24.26%) SQL
5 200 (15.12%) PHP
6 127 (9.60%) C++
7 79 (5.97%) Python
8 63 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 37 (2.80%) VB.NET
10 36 (2.72%) Ruby
11 33 (2.49%) Scala
12 30 (2.27%) Apple Swift
13 28 (2.12%) Objective-C
14 23 (1.74%) Perl
15 21 (1.59%) C
16 19 (1.44%) Apex Code
17 16 (1.21%) VB
18 15 (1.13%) Bash Shell
19 12 (0.91%) Go
19 12 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 207 (15.65%) Degree
2 111 (8.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 29 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 25 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
6 13 (0.98%) PhD
7 8 (0.60%) MCP
8 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.15%) ISEB
9 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (0.98%) QA
2 1 (0.076%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.076%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (0.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.076%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (2.57%) Ansible
2 33 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (2.42%) Puppet
4 15 (1.13%) Kibana
4 15 (1.13%) logstash
4 15 (1.13%) Salt
5 1 (0.076%) Grafana
5 1 (0.076%) Graphite
5 1 (0.076%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 183 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 98 (7.41%) Oracle
3 87 (6.58%) SAP
4 53 (4.01%) Google
5 50 (3.78%) Adobe
6 22 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (1.44%) Coverity
8 16 (1.21%) Sitecore
9 15 (1.13%) Apple
10 12 (0.91%) Zend
11 11 (0.83%) IBM
12 10 (0.76%) Tableau
13 9 (0.68%) Facebook
14 7 (0.53%) Cognos
14 7 (0.53%) Pega
15 6 (0.45%) Autodesk
15 6 (0.45%) Informatica
15 6 (0.45%) Xamarin
16 4 (0.30%) Sybase
17 3 (0.23%) MicroStrategy
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