The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chesterfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 7 85 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 12.50% 37.61% 40.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.73% 40.48% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 79 32
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% +19.64%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Developer
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chesterfield 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
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
55 210 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 98.21% 92.92% 92.50%
Number of salaries quoted 49 158 61
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

Developer
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

Developer Salary Trend in Chesterfield

Developer
Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Chesterfield region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chesterfield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chesterfield region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 25 (83.33%) C#
1 25 (83.33%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (70.00%) MVC
3 16 (53.33%) jQuery
4 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (50.00%) CSS
4 15 (50.00%) HTML
4 15 (50.00%) SQL
5 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (33.33%) Ajax
8 9 (30.00%) Web Development
8 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
8 9 (30.00%) HTML5
8 9 (30.00%) CSS3
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
11 6 (20.00%) Web Services
11 6 (20.00%) XML
11 6 (20.00%) TDD
12 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (16.67%) RESTful
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (16.67%) WCF
13 4 (13.33%) Degree
13 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
13 4 (13.33%) Backbone.js
13 4 (13.33%) REST

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chesterfield region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Jetty
2 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) MS Access
5 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) Mockito
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) .NET
2 16 (53.33%) jQuery
3 15 (50.00%) HTML
3 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (50.00%) CSS
4 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (33.33%) Ajax
6 9 (30.00%) HTML5
6 9 (30.00%) CSS3
7 6 (20.00%) Web Services
7 6 (20.00%) XML
8 5 (16.67%) RESTful
8 5 (16.67%) WCF
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (13.33%) REST
9 4 (13.33%) Backbone.js
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (10.00%) JSON
10 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Web Development
4 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) SOA
7 1 (3.33%) Content Management
7 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.33%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) C
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.33%) PHP5
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCSD
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Nokia
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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