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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2038 2147 2876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.64% 31.35% 31.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.11% 32.52% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1778 1904 2672
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
7518 6602 8652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.60% 96.39% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6170 5312 7504
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 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 0 666 £40,000 +5.26% 88
Hertfordshire -1 565 £42,500 +6.25% 63
Essex -2 323 £40,000 - 34
Bedfordshire -2 188 £44,000 +7.31% 25
Suffolk 0 185 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Norfolk 0 136 £37,500 +22.95% 14
East Anglia +2 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2157 (52.74%) .NET
2 2009 (49.12%) C#
3 1766 (43.18%) JavaScript
4 1604 (39.22%) HTML
5 1584 (38.73%) SQL
6 1491 (36.45%) SQL Server
7 1418 (34.67%) ASP.NET
8 1406 (34.38%) CSS
9 1240 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
10 1209 (29.56%) MVC
11 1032 (25.23%) jQuery
12 954 (23.33%) Java
13 788 (19.27%) Microsoft
14 750 (18.34%) Degree
15 665 (16.26%) TDD
16 654 (15.99%) XML
17 643 (15.72%) ASP.NET MVC
18 625 (15.28%) OO
19 623 (15.23%) Software Engineering
20 616 (15.06%) HTML5
21 607 (14.84%) WCF
22 545 (13.33%) Web Services
23 537 (13.13%) Computer Science
24 522 (12.76%) Finance
25 502 (12.27%) PHP
26 479 (11.71%) Scrum
27 443 (10.83%) Oracle
28 438 (10.71%) Windows
29 423 (10.34%) Web Development
30 412 (10.07%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 263 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 164 (4.01%) CMS
3 151 (3.69%) JBoss
4 133 (3.25%) Node.js
5 117 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 117 (2.86%) IIS
6 106 (2.59%) Apache
7 92 (2.25%) WebSphere
8 89 (2.18%) Drupal
9 87 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
10 62 (1.52%) WebLogic
11 57 (1.39%) WordPress
12 52 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
13 45 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
14 35 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
15 29 (0.71%) GlassFish
16 23 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
17 22 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 21 (0.51%) Umbraco
19 17 (0.42%) Mule
Applications
1 321 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 79 (1.93%) Photoshop
3 76 (1.86%) MS Office
4 34 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 28 (0.68%) Fireworks
6 22 (0.54%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.29%) AutoCAD
7 12 (0.29%) Mingle
8 7 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.098%) 3ds Max
10 3 (0.073%) Blender
10 3 (0.073%) Maya
11 2 (0.049%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.049%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.049%) MS Project
12 1 (0.024%) Simulink
12 1 (0.024%) XMetaL
12 1 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.024%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 89 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 51 (1.25%) Magento
3 28 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 16 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
5 12 (0.29%) Sage 200
6 10 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.24%) Cognos Planning
6 10 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 6 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.12%) Endur
9 5 (0.12%) Agresso
9 5 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.098%) Temenos T24
10 4 (0.098%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.098%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.098%) Maximo
10 4 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.073%) Visualfiles
11 3 (0.073%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 97 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (0.81%) SaaS
4 26 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.27%) GitHub
8 6 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.15%) PaaS
9 5 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.12%) CloudFront
10 4 (0.098%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.098%) Google Compute Engine
10 4 (0.098%) Joyent
11 1 (0.024%) Office 365
11 1 (0.024%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.024%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 111 (2.71%) Internet
2 86 (2.10%) HTTP
3 49 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 40 (0.98%) Wireless
5 30 (0.73%) Intranet
6 16 (0.39%) IPv4
7 14 (0.34%) VoIP
8 13 (0.32%) SNMP
9 11 (0.27%) Ethernet
10 10 (0.24%) SSL
11 8 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (0.17%) LDAP
13 6 (0.15%) Bluetooth
13 6 (0.15%) SMS
13 6 (0.15%) SMPP
13 6 (0.15%) ZigBee
13 6 (0.15%) NFC
14 5 (0.12%) LTE
14 5 (0.12%) SSH
14 5 (0.12%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1491 (36.45%) SQL Server
2 412 (10.07%) MySQL
3 301 (7.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 258 (6.31%) Relational Database
5 221 (5.40%) NoSQL
5 221 (5.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 219 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 146 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 136 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 131 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 117 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 102 (2.49%) MongoDB
12 89 (2.18%) RDBMS
13 80 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
14 75 (1.83%) Oracle Database
15 63 (1.54%) Big Data
16 54 (1.32%) DB2
16 54 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
17 49 (1.20%) Data Mining
18 44 (1.08%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 406 (9.93%) Visual Studio
2 279 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 247 (6.04%) Git (software)
4 243 (5.94%) NUnit
5 232 (5.67%) Subversion
6 148 (3.62%) Rhino Mocks
7 136 (3.33%) Moq
8 127 (3.11%) Maven
9 95 (2.32%) MSTest
10 84 (2.05%) Eclipse
11 76 (1.86%) TeamCity
12 66 (1.61%) Ant
13 63 (1.54%) Selenium
13 63 (1.54%) Jenkins
14 55 (1.34%) JUnit
15 45 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 39 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
17 33 (0.81%) SpecFlow
18 31 (0.76%) JIRA
19 29 (0.71%) Mercurial
General
1 522 (12.76%) Finance
2 186 (4.55%) Retail
3 119 (2.91%) Marketing
4 106 (2.59%) Games
5 101 (2.47%) Banking
6 96 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 57 (1.39%) Automotive
8 55 (1.34%) Advertising
9 47 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 44 (1.08%) Publishing
11 27 (0.66%) Back Office
12 22 (0.54%) Music Industry
13 19 (0.46%) Legal
14 17 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
15 16 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.27%) Billing
17 10 (0.24%) Electronics
18 8 (0.20%) Law
18 8 (0.20%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.20%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2157 (52.74%) .NET
2 1604 (39.22%) HTML
3 1418 (34.67%) ASP.NET
4 1406 (34.38%) CSS
5 1032 (25.23%) jQuery
6 654 (15.99%) XML
7 643 (15.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 616 (15.06%) HTML5
9 607 (14.84%) WCF
10 545 (13.33%) Web Services
11 397 (9.71%) .NET Framework
12 378 (9.24%) CSS3
13 340 (8.31%) Ajax
14 274 (6.70%) WPF
15 244 (5.97%) J2EE
16 232 (5.67%) Spring
17 224 (5.48%) WinForms
18 195 (4.77%) SOAP
19 189 (4.62%) AngularJS
20 177 (4.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 537 (13.13%) Computer Science
2 254 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 155 (3.79%) User Experience
4 139 (3.40%) Mathematics
5 120 (2.93%) Open Source
6 119 (2.91%) Mobile App
7 103 (2.52%) Algorithms
8 87 (2.13%) N-Tier
9 64 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
10 60 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
11 59 (1.44%) Social Media
12 54 (1.32%) Visualisation
13 38 (0.93%) Physics
14 37 (0.90%) Kindle
15 35 (0.86%) BBC
16 34 (0.83%) Data Structures
17 33 (0.81%) Client/Server
18 32 (0.78%) Management Information System
19 24 (0.59%) LIMS
19 24 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 438 (10.71%) Windows
2 372 (9.10%) Linux
3 186 (4.55%) UNIX
4 174 (4.25%) Android
5 127 (3.11%) Apple iOS
6 45 (1.10%) AIX
7 37 (0.90%) HPUX
8 27 (0.66%) Solaris
9 18 (0.44%) Windows Phone
10 17 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 16 (0.39%) Debian
11 16 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 12 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (0.27%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.22%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.20%) OpenBSD
15 8 (0.20%) FreeBSD
16 7 (0.17%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1240 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
2 1209 (29.56%) MVC
3 665 (16.26%) TDD
4 625 (15.28%) OO
5 623 (15.23%) Software Engineering
6 479 (11.71%) Scrum
7 423 (10.34%) Web Development
8 319 (7.80%) E-Commerce
9 228 (5.57%) Web Application Development
10 225 (5.50%) OOP
11 213 (5.21%) Multithreading
12 184 (4.50%) Unit Testing
13 183 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
14 182 (4.45%) OOD
15 181 (4.43%) BDD
16 155 (3.79%) Continuous Integration
17 153 (3.74%) SOA
18 134 (3.28%) CRM
19 133 (3.25%) Mentoring
20 108 (2.64%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2009 (49.12%) C#
2 1766 (43.18%) JavaScript
3 1584 (38.73%) SQL
4 954 (23.33%) Java
5 502 (12.27%) PHP
6 407 (9.95%) VB.NET
7 391 (9.56%) C++
8 331 (8.09%) T-SQL
9 312 (7.63%) Python
10 243 (5.94%) C
11 195 (4.77%) VB
12 129 (3.15%) Perl
13 126 (3.08%) PL/SQL
14 124 (3.03%) Ruby
15 76 (1.86%) PowerShell
16 71 (1.74%) VB6
17 67 (1.64%) PHP5
18 65 (1.59%) Objective-C
19 59 (1.44%) VBA
20 39 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 750 (18.34%) Degree
2 73 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 31 (0.76%) Sun Certification
5 29 (0.71%) MCTS
6 24 (0.59%) MCSD
7 23 (0.56%) SC Cleared
8 22 (0.54%) MCP
9 17 (0.42%) MCAD
9 17 (0.42%) PhD
10 10 (0.24%) MCITP
11 8 (0.20%) MCSE
12 6 (0.15%) OCP
12 6 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.098%) CISSP
13 4 (0.098%) HND
14 3 (0.073%) CEH
14 3 (0.073%) CISMP
15 2 (0.049%) Postgraduate
15 2 (0.049%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (2.37%) QA
2 47 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 18 (0.44%) SLA
4 9 (0.22%) ISO 8583
5 8 (0.20%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.15%) WCAG
6 6 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.098%) HL7
8 1 (0.024%) JTAG
8 1 (0.024%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.024%) DO-178B
System Software
1 21 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (0.32%) Firmware
3 8 (0.20%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.15%) VirtualBox
5 5 (0.12%) HDFS
6 4 (0.098%) Squid
7 2 (0.049%) Corosync
8 1 (0.024%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.024%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (0.46%) MOM
2 16 (0.39%) logstash
3 10 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.20%) Puppet
5 6 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.049%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.049%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.024%) SCCM
7 1 (0.024%) Nagios
7 1 (0.024%) AppManager
7 1 (0.024%) cPanel
Vendors
1 788 (19.27%) Microsoft
2 443 (10.83%) Oracle
3 83 (2.03%) Google
4 66 (1.61%) IBM
5 55 (1.34%) Facebook
6 54 (1.32%) Zend
7 44 (1.08%) EPiServer
8 42 (1.03%) Adobe
9 41 (1.00%) Apple
10 40 (0.98%) Cognos
11 37 (0.90%) SAP
12 35 (0.86%) Business Objects
13 34 (0.83%) Twitter
14 31 (0.76%) Sony
15 30 (0.73%) Yahoo!
16 26 (0.64%) Sitecore
16 26 (0.64%) Tableau
17 24 (0.59%) Demandware
17 24 (0.59%) hybris
17 24 (0.59%) Sun
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Medical care,
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-70k
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £45k
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per year
Posted: Yesterday