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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1962 1978 2591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.38% 29.84% 30.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.70% 31.00% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1672 1728 2387
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
6836 6380 8163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 96.24% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5545 5161 7074
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 28 January 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 January 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
Cambridgeshire 0 612 £40,000 - 142
Hertfordshire +1 532 £45,000 +15.38% 78
Essex -2 319 £40,000 -2.43% 39
Suffolk 0 203 £37,500 -6.25% 38
Bedfordshire -2 179 £45,000 +12.50% 27
Norfolk 0 135 £40,000 +14.28% 17
East Anglia 0 3 £35,000 -19.54%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2048 (51.52%) .NET
2 1902 (47.85%) C#
3 1715 (43.14%) JavaScript
4 1612 (40.55%) HTML
5 1560 (39.25%) SQL
6 1432 (36.03%) SQL Server
7 1427 (35.90%) CSS
8 1349 (33.94%) ASP.NET
9 1200 (30.19%) MVC
10 1181 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
11 1027 (25.84%) jQuery
12 959 (24.13%) Java
13 745 (18.74%) Microsoft
14 721 (18.14%) Degree
15 640 (16.10%) XML
16 634 (15.95%) HTML5
17 632 (15.90%) Software Engineering
18 631 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
19 628 (15.80%) TDD
20 621 (15.62%) OO
21 530 (13.33%) Web Services
22 524 (13.18%) WCF
23 508 (12.78%) Computer Science
24 506 (12.73%) Finance
25 448 (11.27%) Web Development
26 444 (11.17%) PHP
27 436 (10.97%) Scrum
28 434 (10.92%) Oracle
29 407 (10.24%) CSS3
30 397 (9.99%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 221 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 176 (4.43%) JBoss
3 160 (4.03%) CMS
4 123 (3.09%) IIS
5 115 (2.89%) Tomcat
6 114 (2.87%) Node.js
7 100 (2.52%) WebSphere
8 93 (2.34%) Apache
9 71 (1.79%) Drupal
10 64 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
11 61 (1.53%) WebLogic
12 58 (1.46%) WordPress
13 38 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
14 33 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
15 30 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 24 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
17 23 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
18 22 (0.55%) AquaLogic
18 22 (0.55%) Tuxedo
19 19 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 315 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 73 (1.84%) MS Office
3 66 (1.66%) Photoshop
4 26 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 25 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (0.38%) Fireworks
7 12 (0.30%) AutoCAD
8 11 (0.28%) Mingle
9 10 (0.25%) MS Project
10 5 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.10%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.075%) Blender
12 3 (0.075%) Maya
13 2 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.050%) Mathematica
13 2 (0.050%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.050%) MS PowerPoint
14 1 (0.025%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.025%) Simulink
14 1 (0.025%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 76 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 49 (1.23%) Magento
3 24 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 22 (0.55%) Cognos TM1
5 14 (0.35%) Cognos Planning
6 10 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.13%) Agresso
8 5 (0.13%) Temenos T24
8 5 (0.13%) Sage 200
9 4 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.10%) Maximo
9 4 (0.10%) Endur
10 3 (0.075%) WebTrends
10 3 (0.075%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.050%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 93 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (0.75%) SaaS
4 25 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 23 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.40%) GitHub
7 6 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.10%) Joyent
8 4 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
9 3 (0.075%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.075%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.050%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.050%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.050%) PaaS
10 2 (0.050%) IaaS
10 2 (0.050%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 112 (2.82%) Internet
2 88 (2.21%) HTTP
3 55 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 35 (0.88%) Wireless
5 25 (0.63%) Intranet
6 20 (0.50%) IPv4
7 13 (0.33%) SNMP
8 12 (0.30%) VoIP
9 10 (0.25%) Ethernet
10 7 (0.18%) SSH
10 7 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (0.15%) ZigBee
11 6 (0.15%) NFC
11 6 (0.15%) SMPP
11 6 (0.15%) Bluetooth
11 6 (0.15%) SMS
11 6 (0.15%) 3GPP
12 5 (0.13%) FTP
12 5 (0.13%) DNS
13 4 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1432 (36.03%) SQL Server
2 373 (9.38%) MySQL
3 315 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 255 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 227 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 205 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 187 (4.70%) NoSQL
8 144 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 139 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
10 121 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 105 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 93 (2.34%) MongoDB
13 91 (2.29%) RDBMS
14 83 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
15 74 (1.86%) Oracle Database
16 63 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
17 57 (1.43%) Big Data
18 53 (1.33%) DB2
19 48 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
20 34 (0.86%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 358 (9.01%) Visual Studio
2 254 (6.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 248 (6.24%) Git (software)
4 218 (5.48%) NUnit
5 207 (5.21%) Subversion
6 128 (3.22%) Rhino Mocks
7 119 (2.99%) Moq
8 118 (2.97%) Maven
9 85 (2.14%) TeamCity
10 84 (2.11%) Eclipse
11 82 (2.06%) MSTest
12 69 (1.74%) Selenium
13 61 (1.53%) JUnit
14 60 (1.51%) Jenkins
15 54 (1.36%) Ant
16 53 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
17 41 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 33 (0.83%) JIRA
18 33 (0.83%) SpecFlow
18 33 (0.83%) Jasmine
General
1 506 (12.73%) Finance
2 177 (4.45%) Retail
3 120 (3.02%) Marketing
4 110 (2.77%) Games
5 109 (2.74%) Banking
6 90 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 51 (1.28%) Automotive
8 45 (1.13%) Advertising
9 42 (1.06%) Publishing
10 40 (1.01%) Manufacturing
11 31 (0.78%) Back Office
12 19 (0.48%) Electronics
12 19 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.45%) Legal
13 18 (0.45%) Music Industry
14 15 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.28%) Billing
16 8 (0.20%) Local Government
16 8 (0.20%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.18%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2048 (51.52%) .NET
2 1612 (40.55%) HTML
3 1427 (35.90%) CSS
4 1349 (33.94%) ASP.NET
5 1027 (25.84%) jQuery
6 640 (16.10%) XML
7 634 (15.95%) HTML5
8 631 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 530 (13.33%) Web Services
10 524 (13.18%) WCF
11 407 (10.24%) CSS3
12 383 (9.64%) .NET Framework
13 310 (7.80%) Ajax
14 274 (6.89%) Spring
15 272 (6.84%) J2EE
16 246 (6.19%) WPF
17 206 (5.18%) WinForms
18 188 (4.73%) SOAP
19 185 (4.65%) AngularJS
20 180 (4.53%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 508 (12.78%) Computer Science
2 237 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 156 (3.92%) User Experience
4 132 (3.32%) Mathematics
5 117 (2.94%) Open Source
6 110 (2.77%) Mobile App
7 84 (2.11%) Algorithms
8 81 (2.04%) N-Tier
9 69 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
10 61 (1.53%) Visualisation
11 57 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
12 49 (1.23%) Social Media
13 38 (0.96%) Client/Server
14 36 (0.91%) Data Structures
15 34 (0.86%) Physics
16 33 (0.83%) BBC
16 33 (0.83%) Kindle
17 32 (0.81%) Management Information System
18 27 (0.68%) LIMS
19 22 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 397 (9.99%) Windows
2 348 (8.75%) Linux
3 178 (4.48%) UNIX
4 154 (3.87%) Android
5 109 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 35 (0.88%) HPUX
7 33 (0.83%) AIX
8 27 (0.68%) Solaris
9 21 (0.53%) Windows Phone
10 20 (0.50%) Mac OS X
11 13 (0.33%) Debian
12 11 (0.28%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.15%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.15%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.10%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
15 4 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.075%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1200 (30.19%) MVC
2 1181 (29.71%) Agile Software Development
3 632 (15.90%) Software Engineering
4 628 (15.80%) TDD
5 621 (15.62%) OO
6 448 (11.27%) Web Development
7 436 (10.97%) Scrum
8 302 (7.60%) E-Commerce
9 233 (5.86%) Web Application Development
10 204 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
11 195 (4.91%) Multithreading
12 194 (4.88%) OOP
13 192 (4.83%) Unit Testing
14 179 (4.50%) BDD
15 174 (4.38%) OOD
16 157 (3.95%) SOA
17 149 (3.75%) Continuous Integration
18 138 (3.47%) Mentoring
19 128 (3.22%) CRM
20 115 (2.89%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1902 (47.85%) C#
2 1715 (43.14%) JavaScript
3 1560 (39.25%) SQL
4 959 (24.13%) Java
5 444 (11.17%) PHP
6 370 (9.31%) C++
7 336 (8.45%) VB.NET
8 332 (8.35%) T-SQL
9 296 (7.45%) Python
10 246 (6.19%) C
11 192 (4.83%) VB
12 134 (3.37%) Ruby
13 125 (3.14%) PL/SQL
14 118 (2.97%) Perl
15 71 (1.79%) VB6
16 69 (1.74%) PowerShell
17 63 (1.58%) Objective-C
18 57 (1.43%) VBA
19 51 (1.28%) PHP5
20 35 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 721 (18.14%) Degree
2 52 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 31 (0.78%) Sun Certification
5 24 (0.60%) SC Cleared
6 14 (0.35%) PhD
7 10 (0.25%) MCP
8 9 (0.23%) MCSD
8 9 (0.23%) MCTS
9 6 (0.15%) MCAD
9 6 (0.15%) OCP
9 6 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.10%) HND
10 4 (0.10%) MCITP
11 3 (0.075%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.050%) MCPD
12 2 (0.050%) MySQL Certification
12 2 (0.050%) MCSE
13 1 (0.025%) CISSP
13 1 (0.025%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (2.49%) QA
2 46 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 22 (0.55%) SLA
4 11 (0.28%) ISO 8583
5 8 (0.20%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.10%) WCAG
6 4 (0.10%) HL7
7 1 (0.025%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.025%) JTAG
7 1 (0.025%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.025%) DO-178B
System Software
1 22 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (0.38%) Firmware
3 10 (0.25%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.075%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.075%) Squid
5 1 (0.025%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.025%) Corosync
5 1 (0.025%) HDFS
5 1 (0.025%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.025%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (0.48%) logstash
2 18 (0.45%) MOM
3 17 (0.43%) Puppet
4 3 (0.075%) cPanel
5 2 (0.050%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.025%) SCCM
6 1 (0.025%) Nagios
6 1 (0.025%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.025%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 745 (18.74%) Microsoft
2 434 (10.92%) Oracle
3 82 (2.06%) Google
4 79 (1.99%) IBM
5 54 (1.36%) Facebook
6 47 (1.18%) Cognos
7 46 (1.16%) Zend
8 37 (0.93%) Adobe
8 37 (0.93%) Twitter
9 36 (0.91%) Apple
10 35 (0.88%) Business Objects
10 35 (0.88%) EPiServer
11 31 (0.78%) hybris
12 29 (0.73%) Tableau
12 29 (0.73%) Demandware
13 28 (0.70%) ATG
13 28 (0.70%) SAP
14 26 (0.65%) Sony
14 26 (0.65%) Sitecore
15 25 (0.63%) Yahoo!
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