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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2339 2599 2507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.36% 30.33% 29.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.63% 31.71% 31.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2081 2250 2329
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 £51,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
7394 8196 8047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.99% 95.65% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6066 6835 7005
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 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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 0 696 £42,500 +6.25% 141
Hertfordshire 0 679 £45,000 +12.50% 61
Essex 0 345 £37,500 -6.25% 44
Suffolk 0 281 £37,500 -6.25% 37
Bedfordshire +4 254 £42,500 -1.16% 41
Norfolk -1 112 £35,000 +12.90% 29
East Anglia 0 3 £37,500 +36.36%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 2100 (48.67%) C#
2 2076 (48.11%) .NET
3 2039 (47.25%) JavaScript
4 1983 (45.96%) HTML
5 1766 (40.93%) SQL
6 1654 (38.33%) CSS
7 1598 (37.03%) SQL Server
8 1456 (33.74%) ASP.NET
9 1401 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
10 1380 (31.98%) MVC
11 1196 (27.72%) jQuery
12 1000 (23.17%) Java
13 742 (17.20%) Degree
14 730 (16.92%) Microsoft
15 722 (16.73%) OO
15 722 (16.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 710 (16.45%) TDD
17 704 (16.32%) HTML5
18 661 (15.32%) XML
19 641 (14.86%) Software Engineering
20 556 (12.89%) PHP
21 514 (11.91%) Scrum
22 502 (11.63%) Web Services
23 500 (11.59%) Windows
24 494 (11.45%) Finance
25 463 (10.73%) Web Development
26 446 (10.34%) Computer Science
26 446 (10.34%) CSS3
27 436 (10.10%) Linux
28 433 (10.03%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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
1 207 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 174 (4.03%) CMS
3 140 (3.24%) JBoss
4 135 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 127 (2.94%) IIS
6 114 (2.64%) WebSphere
7 109 (2.53%) Node.js
8 102 (2.36%) Apache
9 83 (1.92%) Drupal
10 70 (1.62%) WordPress
11 64 (1.48%) WebLogic
12 59 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
13 46 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
13 46 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
14 24 (0.56%) Kentico
14 24 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
15 16 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 16 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
15 16 (0.37%) AquaLogic
15 16 (0.37%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 373 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 84 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 75 (1.74%) MS Office
4 24 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.28%) MS Project
7 8 (0.19%) Mingle
7 8 (0.19%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.14%) InDesign
9 5 (0.12%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.093%) 3ds Max
11 3 (0.070%) Mathematica
11 3 (0.070%) Maya
11 3 (0.070%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.070%) Blender
12 2 (0.046%) MS PowerPoint
13 1 (0.023%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.023%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 73 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (0.72%) Magento
3 17 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.12%) AWD
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (0.12%) Fredhopper
7 4 (0.093%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.093%) Cognos Planning
8 3 (0.070%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.046%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 97 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (1.67%) SaaS
3 55 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (0.44%) GitHub
6 16 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.12%) Sage Pay
9 5 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.093%) Boomi
11 3 (0.070%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.070%) IaaS
11 3 (0.070%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.070%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.070%) Office 365
12 2 (0.046%) MailChimp
12 2 (0.046%) Force.com
12 2 (0.046%) PaaS
12 2 (0.046%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 98 (2.27%) Internet
2 96 (2.22%) HTTP
3 66 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 20 (0.46%) Intranet
5 17 (0.39%) Wireless
5 17 (0.39%) IPv4
6 13 (0.30%) SSH
7 10 (0.23%) Ethernet
7 10 (0.23%) VoIP
8 9 (0.21%) ICMP
9 8 (0.19%) LTE
10 7 (0.16%) SS7
10 7 (0.16%) INAP
10 7 (0.16%) FTP
10 7 (0.16%) DNS
10 7 (0.16%) VoLTE
11 6 (0.14%) Skype
11 6 (0.14%) AMQP
11 6 (0.14%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.14%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1598 (37.03%) SQL Server
2 429 (9.94%) MySQL
3 322 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 264 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 259 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 239 (5.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 179 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 174 (4.03%) NoSQL
9 128 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 127 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
11 102 (2.36%) MongoDB
12 86 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
13 81 (1.88%) RDBMS
14 76 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
15 68 (1.58%) Oracle Database
16 66 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
17 48 (1.11%) DB2
18 47 (1.09%) Big Data
19 32 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
20 30 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 363 (8.41%) Git (software)
2 327 (7.58%) Visual Studio
3 288 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 253 (5.86%) Subversion
5 174 (4.03%) NUnit
6 124 (2.87%) Selenium
7 107 (2.48%) Maven
8 102 (2.36%) TeamCity
9 94 (2.18%) Moq
10 84 (1.95%) Rhino Mocks
10 84 (1.95%) Eclipse
11 80 (1.85%) Jenkins
12 72 (1.67%) JUnit
13 59 (1.37%) JIRA
14 57 (1.32%) MSTest
15 53 (1.23%) SpecFlow
15 53 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
16 48 (1.11%) Ant
17 36 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
18 32 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 494 (11.45%) Finance
2 190 (4.40%) Marketing
3 166 (3.85%) Games
4 122 (2.83%) Retail
5 118 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 106 (2.46%) Banking
7 49 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 44 (1.02%) Advertising
9 42 (0.97%) Automotive
10 41 (0.95%) Electronics
11 39 (0.90%) Back Office
12 30 (0.70%) Publishing
13 21 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 17 (0.39%) Law
16 15 (0.35%) Music Industry
17 11 (0.25%) French Language
18 10 (0.23%) Billing
18 10 (0.23%) Multimedia
18 10 (0.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2076 (48.11%) .NET
2 1983 (45.96%) HTML
3 1654 (38.33%) CSS
4 1456 (33.74%) ASP.NET
5 1196 (27.72%) jQuery
6 722 (16.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 704 (16.32%) HTML5
8 661 (15.32%) XML
9 502 (11.63%) Web Services
10 446 (10.34%) CSS3
11 432 (10.01%) WCF
12 407 (9.43%) .NET Framework
13 375 (8.69%) Ajax
14 344 (7.97%) Spring
15 332 (7.69%) J2EE
16 274 (6.35%) AngularJS
17 218 (5.05%) Entity Framework
18 204 (4.73%) WPF
19 186 (4.31%) Hibernate
20 184 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 446 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 237 (5.49%) User Experience
3 232 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 146 (3.38%) Mathematics
5 109 (2.53%) Open Source
6 100 (2.32%) Mobile App
7 89 (2.06%) Algorithms
8 79 (1.83%) N-Tier
9 71 (1.65%) Online Games
10 57 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 55 (1.27%) Visualisation
12 49 (1.14%) Management Information System
13 47 (1.09%) Social Media
14 42 (0.97%) Client/Server
15 41 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
16 39 (0.90%) BBC
17 33 (0.76%) Data Structures
18 31 (0.72%) Statistics
19 29 (0.67%) W3C
20 24 (0.56%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 500 (11.59%) Windows
2 436 (10.10%) Linux
3 144 (3.34%) Android
4 138 (3.20%) UNIX
5 111 (2.57%) Apple iOS
6 37 (0.86%) Mac OS X
7 23 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (0.49%) AIX
8 21 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (0.42%) HPUX
9 18 (0.42%) Solaris
10 14 (0.32%) Windows Phone
11 7 (0.16%) Debian
12 5 (0.12%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.12%) CentOS
13 4 (0.093%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.070%) OpenVMS
14 3 (0.070%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.070%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.046%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1401 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1380 (31.98%) MVC
3 722 (16.73%) OO
4 710 (16.45%) TDD
5 641 (14.86%) Software Engineering
6 514 (11.91%) Scrum
7 463 (10.73%) Web Development
8 345 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 235 (5.45%) Unit Testing
10 232 (5.38%) Web Application Development
11 230 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
12 187 (4.33%) BDD
13 181 (4.19%) OOP
14 170 (3.94%) SOA
15 159 (3.68%) Multithreading
16 158 (3.66%) CRM
17 153 (3.55%) Mentoring
18 147 (3.41%) Mobile Development
18 147 (3.41%) Responsive Web Design
19 146 (3.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2100 (48.67%) C#
2 2039 (47.25%) JavaScript
3 1766 (40.93%) SQL
4 1000 (23.17%) Java
5 556 (12.89%) PHP
6 433 (10.03%) C++
7 397 (9.20%) T-SQL
8 335 (7.76%) VB.NET
9 317 (7.35%) Python
10 267 (6.19%) C
11 196 (4.54%) VB
12 179 (4.15%) Ruby
13 141 (3.27%) PL/SQL
14 130 (3.01%) Perl
15 75 (1.74%) Objective-C
16 67 (1.55%) PowerShell
17 62 (1.44%) VB6
18 50 (1.16%) VBA
19 45 (1.04%) Bash Shell
20 41 (0.95%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 742 (17.20%) Degree
2 54 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 31 (0.72%) SC Cleared
5 20 (0.46%) Sun Certification
6 8 (0.19%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.19%) PhD
7 7 (0.16%) MCSD
7 7 (0.16%) SAP Certification
8 6 (0.14%) MCTS
8 6 (0.14%) MCP
9 5 (0.12%) MCSE
9 5 (0.12%) HND
10 4 (0.093%) ISEB
11 3 (0.070%) MCITP
12 2 (0.046%) MySQL Certification
12 2 (0.046%) MCPD
13 1 (0.023%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.023%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (3.50%) QA
2 33 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 23 (0.53%) SLA
4 13 (0.30%) ISO 8583
5 6 (0.14%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.12%) WCAG
7 2 (0.046%) HL7
8 1 (0.023%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.023%) JTAG
System Software
1 43 (1.00%) Firmware
2 25 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.28%) VirtualBox
4 11 (0.25%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.14%) Docker
6 5 (0.12%) Xen
6 5 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.12%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 5 (0.12%) LXC
6 5 (0.12%) KVM
7 4 (0.093%) NFS
8 3 (0.070%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.070%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.023%) Squid
9 1 (0.023%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 25 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (0.42%) Puppet
3 12 (0.28%) logstash
4 10 (0.23%) Vagrant
5 8 (0.19%) MOM
6 6 (0.14%) cPanel
7 5 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 5 (0.12%) Mesos
8 1 (0.023%) Nagios
8 1 (0.023%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.023%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.023%) Munin
8 1 (0.023%) Graphite
8 1 (0.023%) Ansible
8 1 (0.023%) Graylog
8 1 (0.023%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.023%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 730 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 415 (9.62%) Oracle
3 91 (2.11%) Google
4 76 (1.76%) IBM
5 67 (1.55%) Facebook
6 54 (1.25%) Adobe
7 50 (1.16%) SAP
8 45 (1.04%) Sitecore
9 44 (1.02%) Zend
10 38 (0.88%) Cognos
11 35 (0.81%) Demandware
12 34 (0.79%) hybris
13 33 (0.76%) Apple
14 31 (0.72%) Business Objects
14 31 (0.72%) ATG
15 30 (0.70%) Yahoo!
15 30 (0.70%) Sony
16 29 (0.67%) VMware
17 27 (0.63%) Tableau
18 26 (0.60%) Twitter
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