The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2008 2225 3086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.04% 31.71% 33.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.30% 33.11% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 2058 2811
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7354 6721 8904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.36% 95.80% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5983 5652 7604
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Cambridgeshire 0 658 £40,000 - 121
Hertfordshire 0 575 £42,500 +8.97% 93
Essex -1 273 £40,000 - 47
Bedfordshire +1 256 £42,750 +4.26% 27
Suffolk 0 167 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Norfolk 0 111 £35,000 +7.69% 17
East Anglia +2 5 £31,250 -24.24%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 2256 (52.04%) .NET
2 2126 (49.04%) C#
3 1826 (42.12%) JavaScript
4 1638 (37.79%) SQL
5 1625 (37.49%) SQL Server
6 1621 (37.39%) HTML
7 1500 (34.60%) ASP.NET
8 1395 (32.18%) CSS
9 1339 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
10 1165 (26.87%) MVC
11 1026 (23.67%) jQuery
12 975 (22.49%) Java
13 836 (19.28%) Microsoft
14 781 (18.02%) Degree
15 735 (16.96%) TDD
16 721 (16.63%) XML
17 701 (16.17%) OO
18 670 (15.46%) WCF
19 635 (14.65%) Web Services
19 635 (14.65%) HTML5
20 631 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
21 595 (13.73%) Software Engineering
22 579 (13.36%) PHP
23 543 (12.53%) Computer Science
24 542 (12.50%) Finance
25 498 (11.49%) Scrum
26 488 (11.26%) Windows
27 482 (11.12%) Oracle
28 479 (11.05%) MySQL
29 438 (10.10%) VB.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 297 (6.85%) SharePoint
2 188 (4.34%) CMS
3 163 (3.76%) JBoss
4 154 (3.55%) Node.js
5 153 (3.53%) IIS
6 150 (3.46%) Apache
7 118 (2.72%) Tomcat
8 110 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
9 106 (2.45%) Drupal
10 101 (2.33%) WebSphere
11 87 (2.01%) WebLogic
12 77 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
13 72 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
14 48 (1.11%) WordPress
15 43 (0.99%) GlassFish
16 41 (0.95%) Umbraco
17 29 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
18 22 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
19 20 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
20 18 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 351 (8.10%) MS Excel
2 83 (1.91%) Photoshop
3 58 (1.34%) MS Office
4 36 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 29 (0.67%) Fireworks
6 13 (0.30%) Mingle
7 9 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 7 (0.16%) AutoCAD
9 6 (0.14%) MS Project
9 6 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.046%) InDesign
12 1 (0.023%) DOC1
12 1 (0.023%) MS PowerPoint
12 1 (0.023%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 97 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.95%) Magento
3 25 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
6 14 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 10 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
7 10 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (0.23%) WebTrends
7 10 (0.23%) Sage 200
8 8 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.18%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.14%) Tridion
10 5 (0.12%) Endur
10 5 (0.12%) Agresso
10 5 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.092%) Temenos T24
11 4 (0.092%) osCommerce
11 4 (0.092%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 99 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (1.43%) SaaS
3 58 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.28%) PaaS
6 12 (0.28%) Force.com
7 9 (0.21%) GitHub
8 8 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.14%) Google App Engine
9 6 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.12%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.092%) Joyent
11 4 (0.092%) Google Compute Engine
12 3 (0.069%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.023%) Heroku
13 1 (0.023%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 125 (2.88%) Internet
2 103 (2.38%) HTTP
3 40 (0.92%) Intranet
4 38 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 32 (0.74%) Wireless
6 19 (0.44%) VoIP
7 12 (0.28%) SSL
7 12 (0.28%) SNMP
8 11 (0.25%) SAN
9 9 (0.21%) FTP
9 9 (0.21%) SMS
10 8 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (0.18%) LDAP
11 6 (0.14%) ZigBee
11 6 (0.14%) NFC
11 6 (0.14%) SMPP
11 6 (0.14%) DNS
11 6 (0.14%) VPN
11 6 (0.14%) CTI
12 5 (0.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1625 (37.49%) SQL Server
2 479 (11.05%) MySQL
3 354 (8.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 304 (7.01%) Relational Database
5 237 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 221 (5.10%) NoSQL
7 203 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 153 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 135 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 111 (2.56%) MongoDB
11 106 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
12 97 (2.24%) RDBMS
13 94 (2.17%) Oracle Database
14 93 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 88 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
16 64 (1.48%) Big Data
17 62 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
18 59 (1.36%) DB2
19 53 (1.22%) Data Mining
20 47 (1.08%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 417 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 295 (6.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 286 (6.60%) Git (software)
4 264 (6.09%) NUnit
5 259 (5.97%) Subversion
6 154 (3.55%) Rhino Mocks
7 137 (3.16%) Moq
8 131 (3.02%) MSTest
9 122 (2.81%) Maven
10 85 (1.96%) Ant
11 74 (1.71%) Eclipse
12 70 (1.61%) TeamCity
13 69 (1.59%) Selenium
14 64 (1.48%) Jenkins
15 50 (1.15%) JUnit
16 42 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
17 41 (0.95%) JIRA
18 37 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 31 (0.72%) SpecFlow
20 29 (0.67%) Gradle
General
1 542 (12.50%) Finance
2 193 (4.45%) Retail
3 159 (3.67%) Marketing
4 104 (2.40%) Games
5 94 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 93 (2.15%) Banking
7 66 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 63 (1.45%) Automotive
9 58 (1.34%) Advertising
10 41 (0.95%) Publishing
11 29 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 25 (0.58%) Back Office
13 24 (0.55%) Music Industry
14 18 (0.42%) Legal
15 14 (0.32%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.28%) Law
17 10 (0.23%) Billing
18 9 (0.21%) Electronics
19 7 (0.16%) Local Government
20 6 (0.14%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2256 (52.04%) .NET
2 1621 (37.39%) HTML
3 1500 (34.60%) ASP.NET
4 1395 (32.18%) CSS
5 1026 (23.67%) jQuery
6 721 (16.63%) XML
7 670 (15.46%) WCF
8 635 (14.65%) Web Services
8 635 (14.65%) HTML5
9 631 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 415 (9.57%) .NET Framework
11 403 (9.30%) Ajax
12 379 (8.74%) CSS3
13 312 (7.20%) WPF
14 251 (5.79%) J2EE
15 213 (4.91%) WinForms
16 212 (4.89%) Spring
17 211 (4.87%) SOAP
18 174 (4.01%) XHTML
19 165 (3.81%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 543 (12.53%) Computer Science
2 233 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
3 180 (4.15%) User Experience
4 148 (3.41%) Mobile App
5 144 (3.32%) Open Source
6 135 (3.11%) Mathematics
7 100 (2.31%) Algorithms
8 82 (1.89%) N-Tier
9 81 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 68 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
11 59 (1.36%) Social Media
12 46 (1.06%) Physics
12 46 (1.06%) Management Information System
13 38 (0.88%) Visualisation
14 37 (0.85%) Kindle
15 32 (0.74%) BBC
16 30 (0.69%) Client/Server
17 29 (0.67%) W3C
18 28 (0.65%) Informatics
18 28 (0.65%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 488 (11.26%) Windows
2 381 (8.79%) Linux
3 189 (4.36%) UNIX
4 182 (4.20%) Android
5 145 (3.34%) Apple iOS
6 35 (0.81%) AIX
7 29 (0.67%) HPUX
7 29 (0.67%) Solaris
8 24 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 18 (0.42%) Debian
11 15 (0.35%) Mac OS
12 14 (0.32%) Windows Phone
13 12 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (0.23%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
16 8 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (0.18%) CentOS
16 8 (0.18%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1339 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1165 (26.87%) MVC
3 735 (16.96%) TDD
4 701 (16.17%) OO
5 595 (13.73%) Software Engineering
6 498 (11.49%) Scrum
7 420 (9.69%) Web Development
8 312 (7.20%) E-Commerce
9 291 (6.71%) OOP
10 225 (5.19%) Web Application Development
11 211 (4.87%) Unit Testing
11 211 (4.87%) Multithreading
12 194 (4.48%) BDD
13 171 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
14 169 (3.90%) OOD
15 158 (3.64%) SOA
16 154 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
17 153 (3.53%) Mentoring
18 149 (3.44%) CRM
19 145 (3.34%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2126 (49.04%) C#
2 1826 (42.12%) JavaScript
3 1638 (37.79%) SQL
4 975 (22.49%) Java
5 579 (13.36%) PHP
6 438 (10.10%) VB.NET
7 401 (9.25%) C++
8 340 (7.84%) T-SQL
9 308 (7.10%) Python
10 221 (5.10%) VB
11 212 (4.89%) C
12 159 (3.67%) PL/SQL
13 133 (3.07%) Perl
14 128 (2.95%) Ruby
15 87 (2.01%) PowerShell
16 73 (1.68%) PHP5
17 68 (1.57%) VB6
18 55 (1.27%) Objective-C
19 48 (1.11%) Shell Script
20 47 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 781 (18.02%) Degree
2 95 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (1.25%) MCTS
4 43 (0.99%) MCSD
5 42 (0.97%) Security Cleared
6 38 (0.88%) MCP
7 35 (0.81%) MCAD
8 24 (0.55%) PhD
9 22 (0.51%) Sun Certification
10 20 (0.46%) MCITP
11 14 (0.32%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.21%) MCSE
13 8 (0.18%) OCP
13 8 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (0.18%) CISSP
14 3 (0.069%) CEH
14 3 (0.069%) CISMP
15 2 (0.046%) MCSA
15 2 (0.046%) Postgraduate
16 1 (0.023%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (1.78%) QA
2 48 (1.11%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.30%) SLA
4 8 (0.18%) WAI
4 8 (0.18%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.18%) HL7
5 5 (0.12%) WCAG
6 4 (0.092%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.023%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.023%) DICOM
System Software
1 16 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.16%) HDFS
4 4 (0.092%) Squid
4 4 (0.092%) Corosync
5 3 (0.069%) Firmware
6 1 (0.023%) KVM
6 1 (0.023%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.023%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.023%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.023%) vSphere
6 1 (0.023%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.023%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.023%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (0.37%) MOM
1 16 (0.37%) logstash
2 13 (0.30%) Puppet
3 12 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (0.069%) OpenSSO
5 3 (0.069%) Nagios
6 2 (0.046%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.023%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.023%) AppManager
7 1 (0.023%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.023%) SCCM
Vendors
1 836 (19.28%) Microsoft
2 482 (11.12%) Oracle
3 78 (1.80%) Zend
3 78 (1.80%) Google
4 65 (1.50%) IBM
5 60 (1.38%) Adobe
6 55 (1.27%) SAP
7 54 (1.25%) Facebook
8 49 (1.13%) Cognos
9 40 (0.92%) Business Objects
9 40 (0.92%) Apple
9 40 (0.92%) EPiServer
10 34 (0.78%) Twitter
11 30 (0.69%) Sony
12 29 (0.67%) Yahoo!
13 24 (0.55%) Sage
14 22 (0.51%) Sun
15 20 (0.46%) Sitecore
16 18 (0.42%) Sybase
16 18 (0.42%) Xamarin
Luton, Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £45k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Braintree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k plus benefits DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 16 hours ago