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

Location
3 months to
29 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 2312 2600 2553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.30% 30.80% 31.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.58% 32.28% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2084 2266 2375
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 £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
7097 8054 7855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.09% 95.40% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5872 6712 6839
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 £25,683 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 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 29 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 0 657 £42,500 +6.25% 102
Hertfordshire 0 649 £45,000 +12.50% 77
Essex 0 347 £37,500 -6.25% 41
Bedfordshire +2 271 £44,500 -1.11% 32
Suffolk 0 269 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Norfolk 0 138 £35,000 +12.90% 17
East Anglia 0 3 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 2106 (47.96%) C#
2 2084 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 2081 (47.39%) .NET
4 2049 (46.66%) HTML
5 1772 (40.36%) SQL
6 1668 (37.99%) CSS
7 1624 (36.98%) SQL Server
8 1464 (33.34%) Agile Software Development
9 1453 (33.09%) ASP.NET
10 1389 (31.63%) MVC
11 1224 (27.88%) jQuery
12 1012 (23.05%) Java
13 754 (17.17%) Degree
14 741 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 727 (16.56%) OO
16 724 (16.49%) TDD
17 715 (16.28%) HTML5
18 706 (16.08%) Microsoft
19 614 (13.98%) Software Engineering
20 601 (13.69%) XML
21 558 (12.71%) PHP
22 536 (12.21%) Scrum
23 505 (11.50%) Windows
24 502 (11.43%) Web Services
25 492 (11.20%) Finance
26 470 (10.70%) Web Development
27 461 (10.50%) Computer Science
28 455 (10.36%) CSS3
29 450 (10.25%) MySQL
30 434 (9.88%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 205 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 159 (3.62%) CMS
3 150 (3.42%) IIS
4 145 (3.30%) JBoss
5 143 (3.26%) Tomcat
6 124 (2.82%) Node.js
7 114 (2.60%) WebSphere
8 102 (2.32%) Apache
9 70 (1.59%) Drupal
10 67 (1.53%) WebLogic
11 62 (1.41%) WordPress
12 58 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
13 44 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
14 43 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
15 20 (0.46%) Kentico
15 20 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
16 16 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
17 12 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (0.27%) AquaLogic
17 12 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 379 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 104 (2.37%) Photoshop
3 63 (1.43%) MS Office
4 28 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.32%) InDesign
7 13 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (0.27%) MS Project
9 10 (0.23%) Fireworks
10 8 (0.18%) Mingle
11 4 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.068%) Mathematica
12 3 (0.068%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.046%) MS PowerPoint
13 2 (0.046%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.046%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.023%) PaintShop Pro
14 1 (0.023%) SOLIDWORKS
14 1 (0.023%) Maya
14 1 (0.023%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 61 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.64%) Magento
3 16 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.14%) Fredhopper
5 6 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.11%) AWD
6 5 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.091%) Cognos Planning
7 4 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 95 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (1.91%) SaaS
3 55 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (0.48%) GitHub
6 11 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.11%) Office 365
8 5 (0.11%) Sage Pay
8 5 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.068%) Heroku
9 3 (0.068%) Force.com
9 3 (0.068%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.068%) IaaS
9 3 (0.068%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.068%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.046%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.046%) PaaS
11 1 (0.023%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 102 (2.32%) Internet
2 97 (2.21%) HTTP
3 65 (1.48%) TCP/IP
4 20 (0.46%) Intranet
5 13 (0.30%) SSH
6 11 (0.25%) Wireless
6 11 (0.25%) VoIP
7 9 (0.20%) IPv4
7 9 (0.20%) ICMP
8 8 (0.18%) LTE
9 7 (0.16%) Ethernet
9 7 (0.16%) FTP
9 7 (0.16%) SS7
9 7 (0.16%) INAP
9 7 (0.16%) VoLTE
10 6 (0.14%) Skype
10 6 (0.14%) AMQP
10 6 (0.14%) DAB
10 6 (0.14%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1624 (36.98%) SQL Server
2 450 (10.25%) MySQL
3 317 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 268 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 260 (5.92%) Relational Database
6 245 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 198 (4.51%) NoSQL
7 198 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 132 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
9 120 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 105 (2.39%) MongoDB
11 97 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
12 77 (1.75%) RDBMS
13 75 (1.71%) Oracle Database
14 68 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
15 59 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
16 48 (1.09%) Big Data
17 46 (1.05%) DB2
18 38 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 31 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 386 (8.79%) Git (software)
2 308 (7.01%) Visual Studio
3 275 (6.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 248 (5.65%) Subversion
5 162 (3.69%) NUnit
6 128 (2.92%) Selenium
7 105 (2.39%) TeamCity
8 94 (2.14%) Maven
9 87 (1.98%) Eclipse
10 77 (1.75%) JUnit
11 75 (1.71%) Moq
11 75 (1.71%) Jenkins
12 74 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
13 64 (1.46%) JIRA
14 58 (1.32%) MSTest
15 54 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
16 47 (1.07%) SpecFlow
16 47 (1.07%) Ant
17 34 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
18 27 (0.61%) Xcode
General
1 492 (11.20%) Finance
2 200 (4.55%) Marketing
3 188 (4.28%) Games
4 119 (2.71%) Telecoms
5 107 (2.44%) Retail
6 97 (2.21%) Banking
7 47 (1.07%) Advertising
8 43 (0.98%) Electronics
9 42 (0.96%) Manufacturing
10 40 (0.91%) Back Office
11 39 (0.89%) Automotive
12 25 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 20 (0.46%) Publishing
14 17 (0.39%) Law
14 17 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.32%) French Language
15 14 (0.32%) Music Industry
16 11 (0.25%) Billing
17 10 (0.23%) Multimedia
17 10 (0.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2081 (47.39%) .NET
2 2049 (46.66%) HTML
3 1668 (37.99%) CSS
4 1453 (33.09%) ASP.NET
5 1224 (27.88%) jQuery
6 741 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 715 (16.28%) HTML5
8 601 (13.69%) XML
9 502 (11.43%) Web Services
10 455 (10.36%) CSS3
11 421 (9.59%) .NET Framework
12 400 (9.11%) WCF
13 377 (8.59%) Ajax
14 348 (7.93%) Spring
15 317 (7.22%) J2EE
16 316 (7.20%) AngularJS
17 241 (5.49%) Entity Framework
18 204 (4.65%) WPF
18 204 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 198 (4.51%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 461 (10.50%) Computer Science
2 271 (6.17%) User Experience
3 222 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 159 (3.62%) Mathematics
5 108 (2.46%) Mobile App
6 90 (2.05%) Algorithms
7 83 (1.89%) Online Games
8 67 (1.53%) N-Tier
9 64 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 63 (1.43%) Visualisation
11 52 (1.18%) Management Information System
12 50 (1.14%) Social Media
13 40 (0.91%) BBC
14 39 (0.89%) Data Structures
15 36 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
16 35 (0.80%) Client/Server
16 35 (0.80%) Statistics
17 30 (0.68%) W3C
18 26 (0.59%) Physics
19 24 (0.55%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 505 (11.50%) Windows
2 434 (9.88%) Linux
3 167 (3.80%) Android
4 140 (3.19%) Apple iOS
5 127 (2.89%) UNIX
6 34 (0.77%) Mac OS X
7 26 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (0.41%) AIX
10 15 (0.34%) Solaris
11 11 (0.25%) Windows Phone
12 10 (0.23%) HPUX
13 7 (0.16%) Debian
14 6 (0.14%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.14%) CentOS
14 6 (0.14%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.091%) Embedded Linux
16 3 (0.068%) OpenVMS
17 1 (0.023%) SUSE
17 1 (0.023%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1464 (33.34%) Agile Software Development
2 1389 (31.63%) MVC
3 727 (16.56%) OO
4 724 (16.49%) TDD
5 614 (13.98%) Software Engineering
6 536 (12.21%) Scrum
7 470 (10.70%) Web Development
8 326 (7.42%) E-Commerce
9 322 (7.33%) SDLC
10 249 (5.67%) Unit Testing
11 244 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
12 235 (5.35%) Web Application Development
13 200 (4.55%) OOP
14 198 (4.51%) BDD
15 173 (3.94%) SOA
16 169 (3.85%) Mentoring
17 156 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
17 156 (3.55%) Responsive Web Design
18 152 (3.46%) CRM
19 149 (3.39%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2106 (47.96%) C#
2 2084 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 1772 (40.36%) SQL
4 1012 (23.05%) Java
5 558 (12.71%) PHP
6 426 (9.70%) C++
7 388 (8.84%) T-SQL
8 333 (7.58%) VB.NET
9 304 (6.92%) Python
10 251 (5.72%) C
11 199 (4.53%) Ruby
12 185 (4.21%) VB
13 158 (3.60%) PL/SQL
14 129 (2.94%) Perl
15 92 (2.10%) Objective-C
16 61 (1.39%) PowerShell
17 53 (1.21%) VB6
18 51 (1.16%) Bash Shell
19 44 (1.00%) VBA
20 39 (0.89%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 754 (17.17%) Degree
2 61 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 29 (0.66%) SC Cleared
5 17 (0.39%) Sun Certification
6 12 (0.27%) PhD
7 8 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.16%) SAP Certification
9 6 (0.14%) MCSD
10 5 (0.11%) MCSE
10 5 (0.11%) MCTS
11 4 (0.091%) MCITP
11 4 (0.091%) MCP
11 4 (0.091%) ISEB
12 2 (0.046%) MCPD
12 2 (0.046%) MySQL Certification
12 2 (0.046%) HND
13 1 (0.023%) PMP
13 1 (0.023%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.023%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (3.21%) QA
2 34 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 24 (0.55%) SLA
4 13 (0.30%) ISO 8583
5 6 (0.14%) WCAG
6 3 (0.068%) HL7
7 2 (0.046%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.046%) WAI
7 2 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.023%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.023%) JTAG
System Software
1 49 (1.12%) Firmware
2 23 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.30%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.18%) VirtualBox
5 6 (0.14%) Docker
6 5 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.11%) Xen
6 5 (0.11%) KVM
6 5 (0.11%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 5 (0.11%) LXC
7 4 (0.091%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.091%) NFS
7 4 (0.091%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.023%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (0.39%) Puppet
3 12 (0.27%) logstash
4 10 (0.23%) Vagrant
5 7 (0.16%) MOM
6 6 (0.14%) cPanel
7 5 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 5 (0.11%) Mesos
8 1 (0.023%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.023%) Nagios
8 1 (0.023%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.023%) Munin
8 1 (0.023%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.023%) Graylog
8 1 (0.023%) Ansible
8 1 (0.023%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.023%) Graphite
Vendors
1 706 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 413 (9.41%) Oracle
3 89 (2.03%) Google
4 79 (1.80%) Facebook
5 75 (1.71%) Adobe
6 74 (1.69%) IBM
7 61 (1.39%) SAP
8 47 (1.07%) Zend
9 39 (0.89%) Sitecore
9 39 (0.89%) Tableau
10 35 (0.80%) Cognos
10 35 (0.80%) Apple
11 31 (0.71%) Sony
11 31 (0.71%) Yahoo!
12 30 (0.68%) Business Objects
12 30 (0.68%) Demandware
13 29 (0.66%) Sybase
14 28 (0.64%) hybris
14 28 (0.64%) VMware
15 26 (0.59%) Twitter
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