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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2114 2250 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.56% 28.31% 32.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.14% 29.52% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1917 2008 2322
Average salary £42,500 £40,150 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.85% +7.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +8.87%
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
7015 7621 7238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.77% 95.87% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5870 6343 6195
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
Hertfordshire 0 673 £45,000 +5.88% 69
Cambridgeshire 0 592 £45,000 +8.43% 123
Essex -1 339 £37,500 -6.25% 27
Bedfordshire +4 251 £45,000 +4.65% 24
Suffolk 0 181 £35,000 -17.64% 31
Norfolk 0 103 £32,500 - 16
East Anglia -1 2 £42,500 - 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2135 (47.82%) C#
2 2133 (47.77%) JavaScript
3 2055 (46.02%) .NET
4 2026 (45.38%) HTML
5 1824 (40.85%) SQL
6 1615 (36.17%) CSS
7 1582 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
8 1558 (34.89%) SQL Server
9 1449 (32.45%) ASP.NET
10 1410 (31.58%) MVC
11 1182 (26.47%) jQuery
12 1077 (24.12%) Java
13 772 (17.29%) Degree
14 768 (17.20%) TDD
14 768 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
15 755 (16.91%) OO
16 688 (15.41%) Microsoft
17 658 (14.74%) HTML5
18 607 (13.59%) Scrum
19 603 (13.51%) Software Engineering
20 580 (12.99%) PHP
21 534 (11.96%) Web Services
22 530 (11.87%) XML
23 483 (10.82%) Windows
24 482 (10.80%) MySQL
25 476 (10.66%) Finance
26 471 (10.55%) .NET Framework
26 471 (10.55%) Computer Science
27 470 (10.53%) Web Development
28 446 (9.99%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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
1 195 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 181 (4.05%) IIS
3 155 (3.47%) Tomcat
4 154 (3.45%) CMS
5 151 (3.38%) Node.js
6 125 (2.80%) JBoss
6 125 (2.80%) Apache
7 95 (2.13%) WebSphere
8 68 (1.52%) WordPress
9 66 (1.48%) Drupal
10 55 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 52 (1.16%) WebLogic
12 44 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
13 29 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
14 20 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
15 18 (0.40%) ColdFusion
15 18 (0.40%) nginx
16 16 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
17 14 (0.31%) Kentico
18 13 (0.29%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 395 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 100 (2.24%) Photoshop
3 65 (1.46%) MS Office
4 24 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 23 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 18 (0.40%) InDesign
7 10 (0.22%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.18%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.13%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.090%) Adobe Premiere
10 4 (0.090%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.090%) Mingle
11 3 (0.067%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.045%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (0.045%) MS Project
13 1 (0.022%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.022%) Simulink
13 1 (0.022%) Stateflow
13 1 (0.022%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 54 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.45%) Magento
3 12 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 11 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
4 11 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.18%) Fredhopper
5 8 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 8 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.13%) SAP CRM
7 6 (0.13%) AWD
8 5 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.11%) SAP SD
8 5 (0.11%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.11%) SAP MM
8 5 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 129 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (2.31%) SaaS
3 70 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (0.34%) GitHub
6 14 (0.31%) Office 365
7 9 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.16%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.090%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.067%) Force.com
10 3 (0.067%) Heroku
11 2 (0.045%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.045%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.045%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.045%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.045%) PaaS
11 2 (0.045%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.045%) Boomi
12 1 (0.022%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.022%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 96 (2.15%) Internet
2 88 (1.97%) HTTP
3 55 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.47%) Intranet
5 11 (0.25%) Ethernet
6 10 (0.22%) VoIP
7 9 (0.20%) SSH
8 8 (0.18%) LTE
8 8 (0.18%) ICMP
9 7 (0.16%) SS7
9 7 (0.16%) INAP
9 7 (0.16%) VoLTE
10 6 (0.13%) iBeacon
10 6 (0.13%) Wireless
11 5 (0.11%) AMQP
12 4 (0.090%) DHCP
12 4 (0.090%) FTP
12 4 (0.090%) LAN
12 4 (0.090%) DNS
12 4 (0.090%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1558 (34.89%) SQL Server
2 482 (10.80%) MySQL
3 254 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 254 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 252 (5.64%) Relational Database
5 249 (5.58%) NoSQL
6 229 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 192 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 136 (3.05%) MongoDB
9 135 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
10 93 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
11 87 (1.95%) Oracle Database
12 86 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 62 (1.39%) RDBMS
14 57 (1.28%) Big Data
15 45 (1.01%) MS Access
16 35 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
17 34 (0.76%) DB2
18 33 (0.74%) QlikView
18 33 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 441 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 293 (6.56%) Visual Studio
3 289 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 275 (6.16%) Subversion
5 146 (3.27%) NUnit
6 135 (3.02%) Selenium
7 117 (2.62%) TeamCity
8 115 (2.58%) Eclipse
9 105 (2.35%) Maven
10 91 (2.04%) Jenkins
11 86 (1.93%) JIRA
12 73 (1.63%) JUnit
13 68 (1.52%) Moq
14 56 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
15 51 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
16 49 (1.10%) Ant
17 47 (1.05%) SpecFlow
18 45 (1.01%) MSTest
19 41 (0.92%) Xcode
20 36 (0.81%) Grunt
General
1 476 (10.66%) Finance
2 225 (5.04%) Games
3 176 (3.94%) Marketing
4 126 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 119 (2.67%) Retail
6 85 (1.90%) Banking
7 56 (1.25%) Back Office
8 39 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 38 (0.85%) Advertising
10 37 (0.83%) Automotive
11 35 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 31 (0.69%) Electronics
13 16 (0.36%) Law
14 13 (0.29%) Billing
15 12 (0.27%) Music Industry
15 12 (0.27%) French Language
15 12 (0.27%) Aerospace
16 10 (0.22%) Multimedia
17 8 (0.18%) Publishing
18 7 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2055 (46.02%) .NET
2 2026 (45.38%) HTML
3 1615 (36.17%) CSS
4 1449 (32.45%) ASP.NET
5 1182 (26.47%) jQuery
6 768 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 658 (14.74%) HTML5
8 534 (11.96%) Web Services
9 530 (11.87%) XML
10 471 (10.55%) .NET Framework
11 424 (9.50%) CSS3
12 396 (8.87%) Spring
13 395 (8.85%) Ajax
13 395 (8.85%) WCF
14 394 (8.82%) AngularJS
15 299 (6.70%) J2EE
16 293 (6.56%) Entity Framework
17 253 (5.67%) ASP.NET Web API
18 217 (4.86%) Hibernate
19 205 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 471 (10.55%) Computer Science
2 292 (6.54%) User Experience
3 240 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 184 (4.12%) Mathematics
5 127 (2.84%) Mobile App
6 108 (2.42%) Online Games
7 92 (2.06%) Algorithms
8 63 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 59 (1.32%) Visualisation
10 58 (1.30%) Management Information System
11 55 (1.23%) N-Tier
12 46 (1.03%) Social Media
13 43 (0.96%) Data Structures
13 43 (0.96%) Physics
14 34 (0.76%) BBC
15 32 (0.72%) Statistics
16 30 (0.67%) Replication
17 28 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
17 28 (0.63%) iPad
18 25 (0.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 483 (10.82%) Windows
2 434 (9.72%) Linux
3 196 (4.39%) Android
4 193 (4.32%) Apple iOS
5 133 (2.98%) UNIX
6 32 (0.72%) Mac OS X
7 30 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (0.52%) AIX
10 18 (0.40%) Solaris
11 13 (0.29%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.22%) HPUX
13 8 (0.18%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.18%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.16%) CentOS
15 4 (0.090%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.090%) Debian
16 3 (0.067%) OpenVMS
17 2 (0.045%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.045%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1582 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
2 1410 (31.58%) MVC
3 768 (17.20%) TDD
4 755 (16.91%) OO
5 607 (13.59%) Scrum
6 603 (13.51%) Software Engineering
7 470 (10.53%) Web Development
8 310 (6.94%) SDLC
9 297 (6.65%) E-Commerce
10 263 (5.89%) Unit Testing
11 228 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
12 222 (4.97%) OOP
13 219 (4.90%) Web Application Development
14 207 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
15 201 (4.50%) BDD
16 177 (3.96%) Mentoring
17 170 (3.81%) SOA
18 162 (3.63%) Multithreading
19 155 (3.47%) Mobile Development
20 143 (3.20%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2135 (47.82%) C#
2 2133 (47.77%) JavaScript
3 1824 (40.85%) SQL
4 1077 (24.12%) Java
5 580 (12.99%) PHP
6 428 (9.59%) T-SQL
7 381 (8.53%) C++
8 327 (7.32%) VB.NET
9 269 (6.02%) Python
10 215 (4.82%) C
11 194 (4.34%) Ruby
12 190 (4.26%) PL/SQL
13 136 (3.05%) VB
14 125 (2.80%) Objective-C
15 123 (2.75%) Perl
16 60 (1.34%) Bash Shell
17 59 (1.32%) VBA
18 52 (1.16%) PowerShell
19 47 (1.05%) ABAP
20 40 (0.90%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 772 (17.29%) Degree
2 70 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 37 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 32 (0.72%) PhD
6 14 (0.31%) Sun Certification
7 12 (0.27%) ISEB
8 9 (0.20%) HND
9 7 (0.16%) MCSD
9 7 (0.16%) SAP Certification
10 4 (0.090%) MCSE
10 4 (0.090%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.090%) MCTS
10 4 (0.090%) MCITP
11 3 (0.067%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.045%) MCP
13 1 (0.022%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.022%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.022%) PMP
13 1 (0.022%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (2.78%) QA
2 22 (0.49%) SLA
3 19 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.25%) HL7
5 6 (0.13%) WCAG
6 5 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.090%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.067%) WAI
9 2 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.022%) Data Quality
System Software
1 45 (1.01%) Firmware
2 22 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.11%) Docker
5 4 (0.090%) KVM
5 4 (0.090%) LXC
5 4 (0.090%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 4 (0.090%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.090%) Xen
5 4 (0.090%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.090%) NFS
5 4 (0.090%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.045%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.022%) HDFS
7 1 (0.022%) Squid
7 1 (0.022%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.20%) Puppet
2 9 (0.20%) MOM
2 9 (0.20%) Vagrant
3 8 (0.18%) logstash
4 4 (0.090%) Mesos
4 4 (0.090%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (0.067%) cPanel
6 1 (0.022%) Graphite
6 1 (0.022%) Graylog
6 1 (0.022%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.022%) Munin
6 1 (0.022%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.022%) Nagios
6 1 (0.022%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.022%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.022%) Ansible
Vendors
1 688 (15.41%) Microsoft
2 446 (9.99%) Oracle
3 89 (1.99%) Adobe
4 88 (1.97%) Google
5 86 (1.93%) SAP
6 74 (1.66%) IBM
7 71 (1.59%) Facebook
8 60 (1.34%) Zend
9 37 (0.83%) Sitecore
10 36 (0.81%) Apple
11 35 (0.78%) Tableau
12 31 (0.69%) Yahoo!
12 31 (0.69%) Sony
13 26 (0.58%) Sybase
14 25 (0.56%) Xamarin
15 23 (0.52%) Talend
16 21 (0.47%) Informatica
17 19 (0.43%) Cognos
17 19 (0.43%) EPiServer
17 19 (0.43%) TOWER Software
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15k - 25k per year
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42k - 50k per year
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Hertfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + 8 weeks holiday
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + (Dep on Exp) + full benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: 35-45k + Life Assurance + 25 days holiday + Flexi Time + more!
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Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
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Proactive Appointments
Salary: Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
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Essex
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