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

Location
3 months to
28 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 2005 2128 2279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.29% 27.69% 31.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.98% 28.77% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1836 1893 2109
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
6918 7397 6795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.17% 96.26% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5867 6084 5823
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 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 28 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 -1 656 £45,000 +5.88% 83
Cambridgeshire 0 584 £45,000 +12.50% 106
Essex -1 333 £37,750 -5.62% 34
Bedfordshire +4 230 £45,000 +2.27% 11
Suffolk 0 142 £37,500 -6.25% 27
Norfolk 0 82 £35,000 - 10
East Anglia -2 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 2058 (47.59%) JavaScript
2 2034 (47.04%) C#
3 1979 (45.77%) .NET
4 1908 (44.13%) HTML
5 1769 (40.91%) SQL
6 1541 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
7 1519 (35.13%) CSS
8 1457 (33.70%) SQL Server
9 1424 (32.93%) ASP.NET
10 1369 (31.66%) MVC
11 1142 (26.41%) jQuery
12 1040 (24.05%) Java
13 748 (17.30%) Degree
14 744 (17.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 738 (17.07%) TDD
16 712 (16.47%) OO
17 659 (15.24%) Microsoft
18 619 (14.32%) HTML5
19 581 (13.44%) Scrum
20 575 (13.30%) Software Engineering
21 539 (12.47%) Web Services
22 537 (12.42%) PHP
23 483 (11.17%) XML
24 479 (11.08%) .NET Framework
25 470 (10.87%) Computer Science
26 462 (10.68%) Windows
26 462 (10.68%) Finance
27 445 (10.29%) MySQL
28 443 (10.25%) Oracle
29 442 (10.22%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 190 (4.39%) IIS
2 184 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 166 (3.84%) Node.js
4 139 (3.21%) Tomcat
5 131 (3.03%) CMS
6 125 (2.89%) JBoss
7 121 (2.80%) Apache
8 77 (1.78%) WebSphere
9 63 (1.46%) WordPress
10 55 (1.27%) Drupal
11 47 (1.09%) WebLogic
12 42 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
13 37 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
14 24 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
15 22 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
16 21 (0.49%) ColdFusion
17 19 (0.44%) nginx
18 17 (0.39%) Umbraco
19 15 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
20 13 (0.30%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 371 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 85 (1.97%) Photoshop
3 58 (1.34%) MS Office
4 22 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (0.35%) InDesign
7 9 (0.21%) Fireworks
8 7 (0.16%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
9 5 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (0.12%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.069%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.046%) Mingle
11 2 (0.046%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.046%) MS Project
11 2 (0.046%) MS PowerPoint
12 1 (0.023%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.023%) Simulink
12 1 (0.023%) Stateflow
12 1 (0.023%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 45 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.51%) Magento
3 12 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
4 11 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 10 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 8 (0.19%) Fredhopper
7 7 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.12%) SAP CRM
8 5 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.12%) SAP SD
8 5 (0.12%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.12%) SAP MM
8 5 (0.12%) Endur
8 5 (0.12%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.093%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.093%) AWD
9 4 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 127 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (2.20%) SaaS
3 69 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (0.42%) Office 365
5 15 (0.35%) GitHub
6 13 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.093%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.093%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.069%) Boomi
10 3 (0.069%) Firebase
10 3 (0.069%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.069%) Force.com
10 3 (0.069%) Heroku
10 3 (0.069%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.069%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.046%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.046%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.046%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 98 (2.27%) Internet
2 80 (1.85%) HTTP
3 52 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 20 (0.46%) Intranet
5 15 (0.35%) Ethernet
6 8 (0.19%) SSH
6 8 (0.19%) LTE
7 7 (0.16%) VoLTE
7 7 (0.16%) SS7
7 7 (0.16%) INAP
8 6 (0.14%) ICMP
8 6 (0.14%) iBeacon
9 5 (0.12%) VoIP
10 4 (0.093%) DHCP
10 4 (0.093%) DNS
10 4 (0.093%) Wireless
11 3 (0.069%) PuTTY
11 3 (0.069%) Telnet
11 3 (0.069%) Skype
12 2 (0.046%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1457 (33.70%) SQL Server
2 445 (10.29%) MySQL
3 263 (6.08%) NoSQL
4 252 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 248 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 231 (5.34%) Relational Database
7 210 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 191 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 147 (3.40%) MongoDB
10 130 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
11 96 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
12 95 (2.20%) Oracle Database
13 85 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 63 (1.46%) Big Data
15 50 (1.16%) RDBMS
16 42 (0.97%) MS Access
17 38 (0.88%) QlikView
18 32 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
19 31 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 30 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 426 (9.85%) Git (software)
2 277 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 274 (6.34%) Visual Studio
4 267 (6.17%) Subversion
5 148 (3.42%) NUnit
6 119 (2.75%) Selenium
7 117 (2.71%) TeamCity
8 113 (2.61%) Eclipse
9 105 (2.43%) Maven
10 84 (1.94%) JIRA
11 83 (1.92%) Jenkins
12 75 (1.73%) JUnit
13 65 (1.50%) Moq
14 57 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
15 47 (1.09%) MSTest
16 45 (1.04%) Ant
17 41 (0.95%) Xcode
17 41 (0.95%) Grunt
18 40 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
19 36 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 462 (10.68%) Finance
2 207 (4.79%) Games
3 149 (3.45%) Marketing
4 120 (2.78%) Retail
5 118 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 91 (2.10%) Banking
7 56 (1.30%) Back Office
8 44 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 43 (0.99%) Automotive
10 35 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 30 (0.69%) Electronics
12 28 (0.65%) Advertising
13 17 (0.39%) Law
14 14 (0.32%) Billing
14 14 (0.32%) French Language
15 13 (0.30%) Aerospace
16 10 (0.23%) Multimedia
17 9 (0.21%) Music Industry
18 8 (0.19%) German Language
19 7 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1979 (45.77%) .NET
2 1908 (44.13%) HTML
3 1519 (35.13%) CSS
4 1424 (32.93%) ASP.NET
5 1142 (26.41%) jQuery
6 744 (17.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 619 (14.32%) HTML5
8 539 (12.47%) Web Services
9 483 (11.17%) XML
10 479 (11.08%) .NET Framework
11 410 (9.48%) Spring
12 408 (9.44%) AngularJS
13 406 (9.39%) CSS3
14 389 (9.00%) WCF
15 378 (8.74%) Ajax
16 300 (6.94%) Entity Framework
17 292 (6.75%) J2EE
18 261 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web API
19 236 (5.46%) Hibernate
20 209 (4.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 470 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 284 (6.57%) User Experience
3 221 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 191 (4.42%) Mathematics
5 135 (3.12%) Mobile App
6 100 (2.31%) Online Games
7 86 (1.99%) Algorithms
8 60 (1.39%) Visualisation
9 59 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 55 (1.27%) N-Tier
11 48 (1.11%) Management Information System
12 45 (1.04%) Social Media
13 42 (0.97%) Data Structures
14 41 (0.95%) Physics
15 34 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
16 32 (0.74%) Client/Server
17 30 (0.69%) BBC
17 30 (0.69%) Replication
18 28 (0.65%) iPad
19 26 (0.60%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 462 (10.68%) Windows
2 400 (9.25%) Linux
3 198 (4.58%) Apple iOS
4 197 (4.56%) Android
5 124 (2.87%) UNIX
6 39 (0.90%) Mac OS X
7 32 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (0.56%) AIX
9 22 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (0.44%) Solaris
11 14 (0.32%) HPUX
12 13 (0.30%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.16%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.14%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.12%) CentOS
16 4 (0.093%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.046%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.046%) Windows Server 2003
18 1 (0.023%) Debian
18 1 (0.023%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1541 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1369 (31.66%) MVC
3 738 (17.07%) TDD
4 712 (16.47%) OO
5 581 (13.44%) Scrum
6 575 (13.30%) Software Engineering
7 442 (10.22%) Web Development
8 294 (6.80%) SDLC
9 269 (6.22%) E-Commerce
10 264 (6.11%) Unit Testing
11 224 (5.18%) OOP
12 221 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
12 221 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
13 212 (4.90%) Web Application Development
14 192 (4.44%) BDD
15 188 (4.35%) Mentoring
16 169 (3.91%) Multithreading
17 164 (3.79%) SOA
18 149 (3.45%) Mobile Development
19 144 (3.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2058 (47.59%) JavaScript
2 2034 (47.04%) C#
3 1769 (40.91%) SQL
4 1040 (24.05%) Java
5 537 (12.42%) PHP
6 416 (9.62%) T-SQL
7 345 (7.98%) C++
8 323 (7.47%) VB.NET
9 263 (6.08%) Python
10 198 (4.58%) PL/SQL
11 191 (4.42%) C
12 185 (4.28%) Ruby
13 128 (2.96%) Objective-C
13 128 (2.96%) VB
14 112 (2.59%) Perl
15 61 (1.41%) VBA
16 48 (1.11%) Bash Shell
17 45 (1.04%) ABAP
18 44 (1.02%) VBScript
19 41 (0.95%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 748 (17.30%) Degree
2 69 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 39 (0.90%) PhD
5 38 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 19 (0.44%) ISEB
7 17 (0.39%) Sun Certification
8 7 (0.16%) MCSD
8 7 (0.16%) HND
9 6 (0.14%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.12%) SAP Certification
11 4 (0.093%) MCITP
12 2 (0.046%) MCP
12 2 (0.046%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.046%) MCTS
12 2 (0.046%) MCSE
13 1 (0.023%) HNC
13 1 (0.023%) PMP
13 1 (0.023%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.023%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (2.59%) QA
2 27 (0.62%) SLA
3 15 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.25%) HL7
5 8 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.14%) WCAG
7 4 (0.093%) WAI
8 2 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.023%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (0.69%) Firmware
2 26 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.093%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.069%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.023%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.023%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.023%) Docker
6 1 (0.023%) HDFS
6 1 (0.023%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.023%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (0.28%) Puppet
2 11 (0.25%) MOM
3 9 (0.21%) Vagrant
4 8 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.16%) logstash
6 3 (0.069%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.046%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.023%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.023%) Munin
8 1 (0.023%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.023%) Nagios
8 1 (0.023%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.023%) Ansible
8 1 (0.023%) Graylog
8 1 (0.023%) Graphite
8 1 (0.023%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 659 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 443 (10.25%) Oracle
3 97 (2.24%) Google
4 82 (1.90%) IBM
5 81 (1.87%) SAP
5 81 (1.87%) Adobe
6 64 (1.48%) Facebook
7 54 (1.25%) Zend
8 34 (0.79%) Apple
8 34 (0.79%) Tableau
9 29 (0.67%) Sony
9 29 (0.67%) Yahoo!
10 28 (0.65%) Talend
11 27 (0.62%) Xamarin
11 27 (0.62%) Telerik
12 26 (0.60%) Sitecore
13 25 (0.58%) Sybase
14 23 (0.53%) Informatica
15 19 (0.44%) Cognos
16 18 (0.42%) Jaspersoft
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