The median annual salary for a Programmer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Programmer
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 128 121
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.27% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £41,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.62% -  

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 1778 1823 1877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.16% 96.66% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1598 1577
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Bristol

Programmer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Bristol

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) C#
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Big Data
3 9 (56.25%) Couchbase
3 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
3 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
3 9 (56.25%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (56.25%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
5 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) OOP
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Kanban
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 2 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (12.50%) Scala
8 2 (12.50%) jQuery
8 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Process Management

Programmer 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 9 (56.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Big Data
2 9 (56.25%) Couchbase
2 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
3 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
4 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (6.25%) GoogleTest
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (56.25%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (6.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) Kanban
6 4 (25.00%) OOP
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 2 (12.50%) Functional Programming
8 2 (12.50%) Microservices
8 2 (12.50%) Process Management
9 1 (6.25%) Actionable Insight
9 1 (6.25%) Analytics
9 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
9 1 (6.25%) Data Engineering
9 1 (6.25%) Deep Learning
9 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
9 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Clojure
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) Scala
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
1 2 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) Google
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago