The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Durham 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 25 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 30.86% 36.36% 43.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.05% 36.36% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 43
Average salary £33,000 £26,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £18,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
Developer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham 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
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
78 88 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 96.30% 100.00% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 62 75 98
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Developer
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Developer Salary Trend in Durham

Developer
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Durham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Durham

Developer
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Durham region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Stockton-on-Tees 0 6 £27,000 +20.00% 2
Darlington +1 2 £30,500 +1.66% 3
Billingham 0 2 £33,000 -22.35%
Hartlepool - 1 £28,000 -
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 42 (67.74%) .NET
2 41 (66.13%) C#
3 30 (48.39%) SQL Server
3 30 (48.39%) ASP.NET
4 25 (40.32%) MVC
5 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
6 22 (35.48%) SQL
6 22 (35.48%) HTML
7 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (30.65%) jQuery
8 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (29.03%) CSS
9 17 (27.42%) Java
9 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
10 16 (25.81%) Degree
11 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
11 14 (22.58%) Scrum
11 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
12 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (16.13%) Hibernate
13 10 (16.13%) J2EE
13 10 (16.13%) Spring
14 9 (14.52%) WCF
15 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (12.90%) MySQL
15 8 (12.90%) VB.NET
15 8 (12.90%) PHP
15 8 (12.90%) CRM
15 8 (12.90%) Web Application Development
15 8 (12.90%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Intranet
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) 4G
2 2 (3.23%) Modbus
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (12.90%) MySQL
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (11.29%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Advertising
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (67.74%) .NET
2 30 (48.39%) ASP.NET
3 22 (35.48%) HTML
4 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (30.65%) jQuery
5 18 (29.03%) CSS
6 10 (16.13%) J2EE
6 10 (16.13%) Hibernate
6 10 (16.13%) Spring
7 9 (14.52%) WCF
8 8 (12.90%) HTML5
9 6 (9.68%) WPF
9 6 (9.68%) Web Services
10 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
10 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 4 (6.45%) CSS3
10 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (6.45%) Kohana
10 4 (6.45%) RESTful
10 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.45%) Mathematics
2 4 (6.45%) Physics
3 3 (4.84%) Blog
3 3 (4.84%) Open Source
4 2 (3.23%) IVR
5 1 (1.61%) Social Media
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Android
2 6 (9.68%) Windows
3 5 (8.06%) UNIX
4 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) MVC
2 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.58%) Scrum
3 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 8 (12.90%) CRM
4 8 (12.90%) Web Application Development
5 6 (9.68%) OO PHP
5 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.68%) OO
6 5 (8.06%) TDD
6 5 (8.06%) Web Development
6 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.06%) BDD
7 4 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.45%) Android Development
7 4 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (6.45%) Service Management
8 3 (4.84%) ERP
8 3 (4.84%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (66.13%) C#
2 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 22 (35.48%) SQL
4 17 (27.42%) Java
5 8 (12.90%) PHP
5 8 (12.90%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.06%) VB
7 3 (4.84%) PHP5
8 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.23%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.84%) MCTS
3 3 (4.84%) MCITP
3 3 (4.84%) MCPD
3 3 (4.84%) MCP
3 3 (4.84%) MCSD
3 3 (4.84%) MCSE
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Facebook
3 2 (3.23%) Genesys
4 1 (1.61%) Epicor
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