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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1966 2017 1980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.99% 27.53% 29.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.96% 28.48% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1735 1723 1733
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 0 686 £40,000 - 87
Hertfordshire 0 528 £45,000 - 41
Essex +1 324 £37,500 -6.25% 36
Suffolk 0 213 £35,000 -6.66% 13
Bedfordshire +2 145 £45,000 +5.88% 22
Norfolk -1 75 £32,500 -18.75% 5
East Anglia -1 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1746 (44.87%) JavaScript
2 1721 (44.23%) .NET
3 1717 (44.13%) C#
4 1631 (41.92%) HTML
5 1384 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1367 (35.13%) CSS
7 1317 (33.85%) SQL
8 1232 (31.66%) MVC
9 1230 (31.61%) ASP.NET
10 1223 (31.43%) SQL Server
11 1042 (26.78%) Java
12 1035 (26.60%) jQuery
13 722 (18.56%) Degree
14 670 (17.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 644 (16.55%) TDD
16 641 (16.47%) Software Engineering
17 638 (16.40%) Web Services
18 621 (15.96%) Microsoft
19 605 (15.55%) Computer Science
20 585 (15.03%) HTML5
21 574 (14.75%) OO
22 490 (12.59%) XML
23 479 (12.31%) WCF
24 477 (12.26%) Scrum
25 473 (12.16%) AngularJS
26 446 (11.46%) Ajax
27 442 (11.36%) Oracle
28 430 (11.05%) Git (software)
29 411 (10.56%) Finance
30 403 (10.36%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (5.27%) Node.js
2 180 (4.63%) JBoss
3 157 (4.03%) IIS
4 122 (3.14%) CMS
5 106 (2.72%) Tomcat
6 102 (2.62%) WebSphere
7 100 (2.57%) WebLogic
8 97 (2.49%) SharePoint
9 66 (1.70%) Apache
10 61 (1.57%) WordPress
11 51 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
12 45 (1.16%) NServiceBus
13 35 (0.90%) Drupal
14 25 (0.64%) Umbraco
15 24 (0.62%) Apache Pig
16 22 (0.57%) OpenEdge
17 20 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
18 18 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
19 17 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
20 15 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 346 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 80 (2.06%) Photoshop
3 49 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 26 (0.67%) MS Office
5 11 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.13%) Mathematica
8 4 (0.10%) InDesign
9 3 (0.077%) 3ds Max
9 3 (0.077%) Blender
9 3 (0.077%) Maya
9 3 (0.077%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.077%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.051%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.051%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.026%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.026%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.026%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.026%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.026%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 28 (0.72%) Magento
2 20 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 13 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 12 (0.31%) SAP CRM
7 11 (0.28%) SAP APO
7 11 (0.28%) SAP MM
8 10 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
9 8 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (0.18%) SAP CO
10 7 (0.18%) SAP FI
10 7 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (0.18%) SAP QM
10 7 (0.18%) SAP SD
11 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (0.10%) Remedy AR System
13 3 (0.077%) Dynamics GP
13 3 (0.077%) Endur
13 3 (0.077%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 143 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (1.34%) SaaS
4 38 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (0.69%) GitHub
6 21 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (0.51%) Office 365
8 16 (0.41%) Google Analytics
9 15 (0.39%) OpenShift
10 13 (0.33%) Firebase
11 11 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.15%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.077%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.077%) CloudFront
15 3 (0.077%) Google Compute Engine
16 2 (0.051%) Datadog
16 2 (0.051%) Google Apps
16 2 (0.051%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 68 (1.75%) HTTP
2 52 (1.34%) TCP/IP
3 45 (1.16%) Internet
4 25 (0.64%) Wireshark
5 10 (0.26%) Intranet
6 9 (0.23%) Ethernet
7 7 (0.18%) SSL
8 6 (0.15%) Wireless
9 4 (0.10%) DNS
9 4 (0.10%) iBeacon
10 3 (0.077%) Extranet
10 3 (0.077%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.077%) LDAP
10 3 (0.077%) PuTTY
10 3 (0.077%) SSH
10 3 (0.077%) Telnet
11 2 (0.051%) FTP
11 2 (0.051%) NFC
11 2 (0.051%) SMPP
12 1 (0.026%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1223 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 289 (7.43%) MySQL
3 275 (7.07%) NoSQL
4 224 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 205 (5.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 191 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 175 (4.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 169 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 128 (3.29%) MongoDB
10 117 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
11 115 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 104 (2.67%) Oracle Database
13 101 (2.60%) Big Data
14 99 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 72 (1.85%) RDBMS
16 41 (1.05%) QlikView
17 40 (1.03%) Neo4j
18 36 (0.93%) Hadoop
19 34 (0.87%) Redis
20 32 (0.82%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 430 (11.05%) Git (software)
2 315 (8.10%) Visual Studio
3 201 (5.17%) NUnit
4 195 (5.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 178 (4.57%) Subversion
6 138 (3.55%) Selenium
7 118 (3.03%) Maven
8 117 (3.01%) JIRA
9 116 (2.98%) TeamCity
10 101 (2.60%) Rhino Mocks
11 97 (2.49%) Jenkins
12 86 (2.21%) JUnit
13 72 (1.85%) Moq
14 53 (1.36%) Eclipse
15 37 (0.95%) Xcode
16 34 (0.87%) Mercurial
16 34 (0.87%) MSTest
17 33 (0.85%) Grunt
18 31 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
19 30 (0.77%) Cucumber
General
1 411 (10.56%) Finance
2 139 (3.57%) Games
3 102 (2.62%) Telecoms
4 90 (2.31%) Banking
5 80 (2.06%) Retail
6 71 (1.82%) Marketing
7 53 (1.36%) Automotive
8 52 (1.34%) Advertising
9 46 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 44 (1.13%) Electronics
11 32 (0.82%) iGaming
12 26 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 25 (0.64%) Publishing
14 21 (0.54%) Back Office
14 21 (0.54%) German Language
15 19 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 19 (0.49%) Legal
16 15 (0.39%) French Language
17 11 (0.28%) Law
18 5 (0.13%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1721 (44.23%) .NET
2 1631 (41.92%) HTML
3 1367 (35.13%) CSS
4 1230 (31.61%) ASP.NET
5 1035 (26.60%) jQuery
6 670 (17.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 638 (16.40%) Web Services
8 585 (15.03%) HTML5
9 490 (12.59%) XML
10 479 (12.31%) WCF
11 473 (12.16%) AngularJS
12 446 (11.46%) Ajax
13 403 (10.36%) .NET Framework
14 368 (9.46%) CSS3
15 353 (9.07%) Spring
16 341 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web API
17 298 (7.66%) Entity Framework
18 289 (7.43%) REST
19 283 (7.27%) J2EE
20 263 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 605 (15.55%) Computer Science
2 225 (5.78%) User Experience
3 192 (4.93%) Mathematics
4 187 (4.81%) Mobile App
5 150 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
6 92 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
7 91 (2.34%) Algorithms
8 64 (1.64%) Data Structures
9 51 (1.31%) Visualisation
10 47 (1.21%) N-Tier
10 47 (1.21%) Social Media
11 44 (1.13%) Physics
12 42 (1.08%) Data Integration
12 42 (1.08%) Online Games
13 41 (1.05%) Client/Server
14 33 (0.85%) Management Information System
15 30 (0.77%) BBC
16 25 (0.64%) Life Science
17 22 (0.57%) DataPower
17 22 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 400 (10.28%) Windows
2 332 (8.53%) Linux
3 183 (4.70%) Android
4 159 (4.09%) Apple iOS
5 140 (3.60%) Unix
6 65 (1.67%) Windows Server
7 29 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.23%) Windows CE
10 8 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.21%) HPUX
11 5 (0.13%) AIX
11 5 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.13%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.10%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.077%) Solaris
14 2 (0.051%) Debian
14 2 (0.051%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1384 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1232 (31.66%) MVC
3 644 (16.55%) TDD
4 641 (16.47%) Software Engineering
5 574 (14.75%) OO
6 477 (12.26%) Scrum
7 383 (9.84%) Web Development
8 349 (8.97%) Front End Development
9 266 (6.84%) Unit Testing
10 262 (6.73%) OOP
11 258 (6.63%) BDD
12 229 (5.89%) Continuous Integration
13 225 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
14 212 (5.45%) E-Commerce
15 205 (5.27%) Web Application Development
16 188 (4.83%) SDLC
17 164 (4.21%) Mentoring
18 160 (4.11%) Multithreading
19 153 (3.93%) Open Source
20 148 (3.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1746 (44.87%) JavaScript
2 1717 (44.13%) C#
3 1317 (33.85%) SQL
4 1042 (26.78%) Java
5 356 (9.15%) T-SQL
6 345 (8.87%) C++
7 336 (8.64%) PHP
8 298 (7.66%) VB.NET
9 271 (6.96%) Python
10 210 (5.40%) C
11 165 (4.24%) PL/SQL
12 121 (3.11%) Objective-C
12 121 (3.11%) Ruby
13 100 (2.57%) VB
14 94 (2.42%) Perl
15 53 (1.36%) TypeScript
16 50 (1.29%) ABAP
17 46 (1.18%) Scala
18 35 (0.90%) Bash Shell
19 34 (0.87%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 722 (18.56%) Degree
2 48 (1.23%) PhD
3 35 (0.90%) Security Cleared
4 32 (0.82%) SC Cleared
5 26 (0.67%) Sun Certification
6 21 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (0.31%) ISEB
8 11 (0.28%) AWS Certification
9 9 (0.23%) MCSD
10 4 (0.10%) HND
10 4 (0.10%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.077%) MCP
12 2 (0.051%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.026%) CIMA
13 1 (0.026%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.026%) MCAD
13 1 (0.026%) MCTS
13 1 (0.026%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (4.73%) QA
2 19 (0.49%) SLA
3 11 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.15%) SDET
4 6 (0.15%) WAI
5 5 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.077%) SEPA
7 2 (0.051%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.026%) HL7
8 1 (0.026%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 31 (0.80%) Docker
2 29 (0.75%) Firmware
3 12 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.15%) Varnish
5 5 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.10%) NFS
6 4 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.051%) Ceph
7 2 (0.051%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 1 (0.026%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.026%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 42 (1.08%) Puppet
2 25 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.18%) MOM
4 6 (0.15%) TeamSite
5 5 (0.13%) Ansible
5 5 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.10%) SCOM
7 3 (0.077%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.077%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.051%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.051%) logstash
8 2 (0.051%) Nagios
8 2 (0.051%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.026%) StatsD
Vendors
1 621 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 442 (11.36%) Oracle
3 129 (3.32%) Google
4 83 (2.13%) IBM
5 72 (1.85%) SAP
6 53 (1.36%) Facebook
7 46 (1.18%) Tableau
8 41 (1.05%) Adobe
9 35 (0.90%) Apple
10 25 (0.64%) Sony
10 25 (0.64%) Telerik
10 25 (0.64%) Yahoo!
11 23 (0.59%) Progress
11 23 (0.59%) Sun
12 20 (0.51%) Cognos
12 20 (0.51%) Talend
13 18 (0.46%) Red Hat
14 17 (0.44%) Informatica
15 15 (0.39%) Xamarin
16 11 (0.28%) Perforce
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Catch Resource Management Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago