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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 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 2023 2184 2995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 25.98% 31.36% 33.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.30% 32.71% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1758 2005 2741
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 £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
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
7409 6676 8676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.16% 95.86% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6033 5582 7462
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,650
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 30 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 30 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 - 95
Hertfordshire -1 581 £42,500 +8.97% 88
Essex -1 281 £40,000 - 43
Bedfordshire +2 244 £43,500 +2.35% 23
Suffolk 0 174 £37,500 +7.14% 23
Norfolk 0 115 £35,000 +7.69% 22
East Anglia +2 5 £31,250 -24.24% 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 2237 (52.11%) .NET
2 2111 (49.17%) C#
3 1808 (42.12%) JavaScript
4 1640 (38.20%) SQL
5 1613 (37.57%) HTML
6 1607 (37.43%) SQL Server
7 1486 (34.61%) ASP.NET
8 1385 (32.26%) CSS
9 1323 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
10 1162 (27.07%) MVC
11 1019 (23.74%) jQuery
12 964 (22.46%) Java
13 828 (19.29%) Microsoft
14 777 (18.10%) Degree
15 720 (16.77%) TDD
16 719 (16.75%) XML
17 695 (16.19%) OO
18 662 (15.42%) WCF
19 635 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC
20 628 (14.63%) HTML5
21 609 (14.19%) Web Services
22 605 (14.09%) Software Engineering
23 544 (12.67%) PHP
24 543 (12.65%) Finance
25 542 (12.63%) Computer Science
26 493 (11.48%) Scrum
27 485 (11.30%) Oracle
28 473 (11.02%) Windows
29 463 (10.78%) MySQL
30 437 (10.18%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 288 (6.71%) SharePoint
2 172 (4.01%) CMS
3 164 (3.82%) JBoss
4 151 (3.52%) Node.js
5 145 (3.38%) IIS
6 144 (3.35%) Apache
7 122 (2.84%) Tomcat
8 101 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
9 100 (2.33%) Drupal
10 98 (2.28%) WebSphere
11 83 (1.93%) WebLogic
12 74 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
13 70 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
14 49 (1.14%) WordPress
15 40 (0.93%) GlassFish
16 34 (0.79%) Umbraco
17 30 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
18 19 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
18 19 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
19 17 (0.40%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 345 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 84 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 61 (1.42%) MS Office
4 36 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 30 (0.70%) Fireworks
6 13 (0.30%) Mingle
7 11 (0.26%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.21%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.16%) AutoCAD
10 6 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
11 5 (0.12%) MS Project
12 2 (0.047%) InDesign
12 2 (0.047%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.023%) PrintSoft PReS
13 1 (0.023%) MS PowerPoint
13 1 (0.023%) DOC1
13 1 (0.023%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 98 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.96%) Magento
3 26 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
4 16 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
5 15 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 13 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 10 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.23%) Sage 200
7 10 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
7 10 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
8 9 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 9 (0.21%) WebTrends
9 6 (0.14%) Tridion
9 6 (0.14%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.12%) Endur
10 5 (0.12%) Agresso
11 4 (0.093%) Maximo
11 4 (0.093%) Temenos T24
11 4 (0.093%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 99 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (1.44%) SaaS
3 53 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.28%) PaaS
7 10 (0.23%) Force.com
8 9 (0.21%) GitHub
9 8 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.14%) Google App Engine
10 6 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.12%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.093%) Google Compute Engine
12 4 (0.093%) Joyent
13 3 (0.070%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.023%) Office 365
14 1 (0.023%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 123 (2.87%) Internet
2 106 (2.47%) HTTP
3 40 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 40 (0.93%) Intranet
4 33 (0.77%) Wireless
5 19 (0.44%) VoIP
6 13 (0.30%) SNMP
7 12 (0.28%) SSL
8 9 (0.21%) FTP
8 9 (0.21%) SMS
9 8 (0.19%) LDAP
9 8 (0.19%) SAN
9 8 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (0.16%) ZigBee
11 6 (0.14%) NFC
11 6 (0.14%) SMPP
11 6 (0.14%) CTI
11 6 (0.14%) VPN
11 6 (0.14%) DNS
11 6 (0.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1607 (37.43%) SQL Server
2 463 (10.78%) MySQL
3 347 (8.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 292 (6.80%) Relational Database
5 232 (5.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 219 (5.10%) NoSQL
7 209 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 148 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 130 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 113 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
11 111 (2.59%) MongoDB
12 100 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 96 (2.24%) RDBMS
14 91 (2.12%) Oracle Database
15 83 (1.93%) Crystal Reports
16 67 (1.56%) Big Data
17 61 (1.42%) DB2
18 60 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
19 53 (1.23%) Data Mining
20 48 (1.12%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 414 (9.64%) Visual Studio
2 291 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 275 (6.41%) Git (software)
4 264 (6.15%) NUnit
5 249 (5.80%) Subversion
6 157 (3.66%) Rhino Mocks
7 139 (3.24%) Moq
8 125 (2.91%) MSTest
9 122 (2.84%) Maven
10 80 (1.86%) Ant
11 74 (1.72%) Eclipse
12 73 (1.70%) TeamCity
13 68 (1.58%) Selenium
14 64 (1.49%) Jenkins
15 55 (1.28%) JUnit
16 41 (0.96%) JIRA
17 40 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
18 38 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 30 (0.70%) SpecFlow
20 28 (0.65%) MSBuild
General
1 543 (12.65%) Finance
2 197 (4.59%) Retail
3 153 (3.56%) Marketing
4 107 (2.49%) Games
5 92 (2.14%) Banking
6 86 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 66 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 61 (1.42%) Advertising
9 59 (1.37%) Automotive
10 42 (0.98%) Publishing
11 28 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
12 25 (0.58%) Music Industry
13 24 (0.56%) Back Office
14 18 (0.42%) Legal
15 14 (0.33%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.28%) Law
17 11 (0.26%) Billing
18 9 (0.21%) Electronics
19 7 (0.16%) Local Government
20 6 (0.14%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2237 (52.11%) .NET
2 1613 (37.57%) HTML
3 1486 (34.61%) ASP.NET
4 1385 (32.26%) CSS
5 1019 (23.74%) jQuery
6 719 (16.75%) XML
7 662 (15.42%) WCF
8 635 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 628 (14.63%) HTML5
10 609 (14.19%) Web Services
11 413 (9.62%) .NET Framework
12 391 (9.11%) Ajax
13 387 (9.01%) CSS3
14 306 (7.13%) WPF
15 251 (5.85%) J2EE
16 214 (4.98%) WinForms
17 208 (4.85%) Spring
18 203 (4.73%) SOAP
19 168 (3.91%) XHTML
20 164 (3.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 542 (12.63%) Computer Science
2 237 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 171 (3.98%) User Experience
4 148 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 142 (3.31%) Open Source
6 135 (3.14%) Mathematics
7 103 (2.40%) Algorithms
8 81 (1.89%) N-Tier
9 77 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 67 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
11 59 (1.37%) Social Media
12 47 (1.09%) Management Information System
13 46 (1.07%) Physics
14 42 (0.98%) Visualisation
15 40 (0.93%) Kindle
16 33 (0.77%) BBC
17 28 (0.65%) W3C
17 28 (0.65%) Client/Server
17 28 (0.65%) Data Structures
18 27 (0.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 473 (11.02%) Windows
2 379 (8.83%) Linux
3 187 (4.36%) UNIX
4 179 (4.17%) Android
5 142 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 35 (0.82%) AIX
7 30 (0.70%) HPUX
7 30 (0.70%) Solaris
8 23 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 18 (0.42%) Debian
11 15 (0.35%) Windows Phone
12 14 (0.33%) Mac OS
13 12 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (0.23%) Windows 7
16 9 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
16 9 (0.21%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.19%) FreeBSD
17 8 (0.19%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1323 (30.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1162 (27.07%) MVC
3 720 (16.77%) TDD
4 695 (16.19%) OO
5 605 (14.09%) Software Engineering
6 493 (11.48%) Scrum
7 419 (9.76%) Web Development
8 315 (7.34%) E-Commerce
9 280 (6.52%) OOP
10 228 (5.31%) Web Application Development
11 211 (4.91%) Multithreading
12 199 (4.64%) Unit Testing
13 196 (4.57%) BDD
14 176 (4.10%) OOD
15 174 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
16 155 (3.61%) SOA
17 152 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
18 148 (3.45%) Mentoring
19 143 (3.33%) CRM
20 138 (3.21%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2111 (49.17%) C#
2 1808 (42.12%) JavaScript
3 1640 (38.20%) SQL
4 964 (22.46%) Java
5 544 (12.67%) PHP
6 437 (10.18%) VB.NET
7 393 (9.15%) C++
8 344 (8.01%) T-SQL
9 302 (7.03%) Python
10 219 (5.10%) VB
11 213 (4.96%) C
12 154 (3.59%) PL/SQL
13 133 (3.10%) Perl
14 124 (2.89%) Ruby
15 86 (2.00%) PowerShell
16 72 (1.68%) PHP5
17 70 (1.63%) VB6
18 57 (1.33%) Objective-C
19 48 (1.12%) VBA
20 46 (1.07%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 777 (18.10%) Degree
2 95 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (1.19%) MCTS
4 44 (1.02%) Security Cleared
5 40 (0.93%) MCSD
6 35 (0.82%) MCP
7 33 (0.77%) MCAD
8 22 (0.51%) PhD
8 22 (0.51%) Sun Certification
9 20 (0.47%) MCITP
10 16 (0.37%) SC Cleared
11 9 (0.21%) MCSE
12 8 (0.19%) OCP
12 8 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (0.19%) CISSP
13 3 (0.070%) CEH
13 3 (0.070%) CISMP
14 2 (0.047%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.047%) MCSA
15 1 (0.023%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (1.77%) QA
2 51 (1.19%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.33%) SLA
4 8 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.16%) HL7
5 7 (0.16%) WAI
6 6 (0.14%) WCAG
7 4 (0.093%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.047%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.023%) Dublin Core
9 1 (0.023%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.023%) DICOM
System Software
1 16 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.16%) HDFS
4 5 (0.12%) Squid
5 4 (0.093%) Corosync
6 3 (0.070%) Firmware
7 1 (0.023%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.023%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.023%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.023%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.023%) vSphere
7 1 (0.023%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.023%) KVM
7 1 (0.023%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (0.37%) MOM
1 16 (0.37%) logstash
2 12 (0.28%) Puppet
2 12 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 3 (0.070%) Nagios
5 2 (0.047%) Sysprep
5 2 (0.047%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.023%) AppManager
6 1 (0.023%) SCCM
6 1 (0.023%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.023%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 828 (19.29%) Microsoft
2 485 (11.30%) Oracle
3 77 (1.79%) Google
4 72 (1.68%) Zend
5 66 (1.54%) IBM
6 64 (1.49%) Adobe
7 56 (1.30%) SAP
8 54 (1.26%) Facebook
9 47 (1.09%) Cognos
10 41 (0.96%) Apple
11 40 (0.93%) Business Objects
11 40 (0.93%) EPiServer
12 33 (0.77%) Twitter
13 31 (0.72%) Sony
14 30 (0.70%) Yahoo!
15 23 (0.54%) Sun
16 22 (0.51%) Sage
17 19 (0.44%) Sitecore
17 19 (0.44%) Xamarin
18 18 (0.42%) Sybase
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum 50% Bonus Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 50% Bonus Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive, Depeding on Experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Shares
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £80k plus with package DOE
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
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Salary: Up to £40k + pkg
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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