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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2133 2280 3023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.77% 31.91% 33.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.89% 33.56% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 2111 2691
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
7384 6793 8634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.15% 95.06% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 5824 7339
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 720 £40,000 - 87
Hertfordshire 0 617 £42,500 +13.33% 80
Essex 0 273 £40,000 +6.66% 34
Bedfordshire +5 260 £44,000 +3.52% 34
Suffolk 0 165 £40,000 +21.21% 35
Norfolk 0 126 £35,000 +7.69% 22
East Anglia +2 3 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2423 (51.19%) .NET
2 2321 (49.04%) C#
3 1992 (42.09%) JavaScript
4 1808 (38.20%) SQL Server
5 1797 (37.97%) SQL
6 1784 (37.69%) HTML
7 1644 (34.73%) ASP.NET
8 1508 (31.86%) CSS
9 1254 (26.49%) MVC
10 1055 (22.29%) jQuery
11 1028 (21.72%) Java
12 976 (20.62%) Microsoft
13 856 (18.09%) Degree
14 847 (17.90%) OO
15 812 (17.16%) TDD
16 799 (16.88%) XML
17 741 (15.66%) Web Services
18 729 (15.40%) PHP
18 729 (15.40%) WCF
19 702 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
20 681 (14.39%) HTML5
21 631 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
22 603 (12.74%) Software Engineering
23 571 (12.06%) Finance
23 571 (12.06%) Scrum
24 570 (12.04%) Windows
25 564 (11.92%) Computer Science
26 544 (11.49%) MySQL
27 529 (11.18%) Oracle
28 499 (10.54%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 336 (7.10%) SharePoint
2 210 (4.44%) CMS
3 181 (3.82%) Apache
4 172 (3.63%) Node.js
5 160 (3.38%) IIS
6 129 (2.73%) Tomcat
7 121 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
8 117 (2.47%) Drupal
9 96 (2.03%) WebSphere
10 86 (1.82%) WebLogic
11 84 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
12 70 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
13 57 (1.20%) Umbraco
14 47 (0.99%) WordPress
14 47 (0.99%) GlassFish
15 23 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
16 22 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
17 17 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
18 15 (0.32%) Joomla!
19 13 (0.27%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 383 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 105 (2.22%) Photoshop
3 67 (1.42%) MS Office
4 42 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
5 36 (0.76%) Fireworks
6 13 (0.27%) MS Project
7 12 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.17%) Mingle
9 7 (0.15%) InDesign
10 5 (0.11%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.085%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.085%) MS Visio
11 4 (0.085%) GIMP
11 4 (0.085%) Adobe Captivate
12 3 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.063%) ImageReady
12 3 (0.063%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.042%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.021%) MS PowerPoint
14 1 (0.021%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 115 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.89%) Magento
3 23 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 22 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
5 20 (0.42%) SunGard APT
5 20 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 12 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 12 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.21%) WebTrends
7 10 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
7 10 (0.21%) Google Analytics
8 9 (0.19%) Sage 200
9 8 (0.17%) SAP APO
9 8 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.13%) Tridion
11 5 (0.11%) Endur
12 4 (0.085%) osCommerce
13 3 (0.063%) Cognos TM1
13 3 (0.063%) Cognos Planning
13 3 (0.063%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 79 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (1.63%) SaaS
3 67 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (0.40%) Force.com
7 12 (0.25%) PaaS
8 8 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.15%) Google App Engine
10 6 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.11%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.085%) GitHub
12 4 (0.085%) Google Compute Engine
13 3 (0.063%) Joyent
14 2 (0.042%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.042%) Office 365
15 1 (0.021%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 134 (2.83%) Internet
2 104 (2.20%) HTTP
3 39 (0.82%) Intranet
4 31 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 27 (0.57%) Wireless
6 21 (0.44%) SMS
6 21 (0.44%) 4G
7 20 (0.42%) SAN
7 20 (0.42%) INAP
7 20 (0.42%) SS7
8 19 (0.40%) SIGTRAN
8 19 (0.40%) TCAP
9 15 (0.32%) NFC
10 14 (0.30%) SSL
10 14 (0.30%) DNS
11 13 (0.27%) SMPP
12 12 (0.25%) VPN
12 12 (0.25%) FTP
12 12 (0.25%) VoIP
13 9 (0.19%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1808 (38.20%) SQL Server
2 544 (11.49%) MySQL
3 420 (8.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 365 (7.71%) Relational Database
5 277 (5.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 202 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 199 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 188 (3.97%) NoSQL
9 155 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 111 (2.35%) RDBMS
10 111 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
11 106 (2.24%) Oracle Database
12 100 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
13 98 (2.07%) MongoDB
14 82 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 71 (1.50%) DB2
16 58 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
17 57 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
18 48 (1.01%) Data Mining
19 45 (0.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 466 (9.85%) Visual Studio
2 331 (6.99%) Subversion
3 315 (6.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 308 (6.51%) Git (software)
5 301 (6.36%) NUnit
6 176 (3.72%) MSTest
7 164 (3.47%) Rhino Mocks
8 147 (3.11%) Moq
9 110 (2.32%) Maven
10 81 (1.71%) Ant
10 81 (1.71%) Eclipse
11 60 (1.27%) Selenium
12 47 (0.99%) JUnit
13 46 (0.97%) Jenkins
14 44 (0.93%) TeamCity
15 43 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 38 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
17 35 (0.74%) JIRA
18 31 (0.65%) Mercurial
19 29 (0.61%) Gradle
General
1 571 (12.06%) Finance
2 205 (4.33%) Marketing
3 176 (3.72%) Retail
4 128 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 112 (2.37%) Games
6 99 (2.09%) Banking
7 73 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 69 (1.46%) Automotive
9 62 (1.31%) Advertising
10 39 (0.82%) Publishing
11 27 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 25 (0.53%) Music Industry
13 23 (0.49%) Back Office
14 19 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.32%) Electronics
16 11 (0.23%) Law
16 11 (0.23%) Legal
17 6 (0.13%) Billing
18 4 (0.085%) Aerospace
19 3 (0.063%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2423 (51.19%) .NET
2 1784 (37.69%) HTML
3 1644 (34.73%) ASP.NET
4 1508 (31.86%) CSS
5 1055 (22.29%) jQuery
6 799 (16.88%) XML
7 741 (15.66%) Web Services
8 729 (15.40%) WCF
9 681 (14.39%) HTML5
10 631 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 499 (10.54%) Ajax
12 463 (9.78%) .NET Framework
13 375 (7.92%) CSS3
14 370 (7.82%) WPF
15 271 (5.73%) WinForms
16 251 (5.30%) SOAP
17 250 (5.28%) J2EE
18 230 (4.86%) XHTML
19 215 (4.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 203 (4.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 564 (11.92%) Computer Science
2 182 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 177 (3.74%) Mathematics
4 123 (2.60%) Open Source
5 108 (2.28%) N-Tier
6 94 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 77 (1.63%) Inversion of Control
8 68 (1.44%) Physics
9 63 (1.33%) Social Media
10 52 (1.10%) Management Information System
11 37 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 34 (0.72%) Informatics
12 34 (0.72%) Visualisation
13 33 (0.70%) BBC
13 33 (0.70%) Kindle
14 32 (0.68%) Hedge funds
15 31 (0.65%) W3C
16 27 (0.57%) GIS
16 27 (0.57%) Tandem
17 23 (0.49%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 570 (12.04%) Windows
2 461 (9.74%) Linux
3 208 (4.39%) Android
4 207 (4.37%) UNIX
5 159 (3.36%) Apple iOS
6 41 (0.87%) AIX
7 26 (0.55%) HPUX
7 26 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (0.51%) Solaris
9 22 (0.46%) Windows Phone
10 19 (0.40%) Mac OS
11 15 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
12 11 (0.23%) Debian
12 11 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.17%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.17%) FreeBSD
14 8 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1254 (26.49%) MVC
2 847 (17.90%) OO
3 812 (17.16%) TDD
4 702 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
5 603 (12.74%) Software Engineering
6 571 (12.06%) Scrum
7 425 (8.98%) Web Development
8 355 (7.50%) E-Commerce
9 320 (6.76%) OOP
10 227 (4.80%) Web Application Development
11 219 (4.63%) Multithreading
12 218 (4.61%) Unit Testing
13 198 (4.18%) CRM
14 187 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
15 186 (3.93%) BDD
16 174 (3.68%) OOD
17 173 (3.66%) MVVM
18 157 (3.32%) SOA
19 156 (3.30%) Continuous Integration
20 130 (2.75%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2321 (49.04%) C#
2 1992 (42.09%) JavaScript
3 1797 (37.97%) SQL
4 1028 (21.72%) Java
5 729 (15.40%) PHP
6 462 (9.76%) VB.NET
7 454 (9.59%) C++
8 403 (8.51%) T-SQL
9 344 (7.27%) Python
10 236 (4.99%) VB
11 213 (4.50%) C
12 176 (3.72%) PL/SQL
13 165 (3.49%) Ruby
14 142 (3.00%) Perl
15 80 (1.69%) PHP5
16 72 (1.52%) VB6
17 64 (1.35%) Shell Script
18 63 (1.33%) PowerShell
19 58 (1.23%) VBA
20 57 (1.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 856 (18.09%) Degree
2 143 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 83 (1.75%) MCTS
4 72 (1.52%) MCSD
5 67 (1.42%) MCP
6 54 (1.14%) MCAD
7 39 (0.82%) PhD
8 29 (0.61%) MCITP
9 27 (0.57%) Security Cleared
10 17 (0.36%) Sun Certification
11 11 (0.23%) MCSE
12 8 (0.17%) Postgraduate
13 7 (0.15%) CISSP
14 5 (0.11%) SC Cleared
15 4 (0.085%) MCSA
16 3 (0.063%) CISMP
16 3 (0.063%) CEH
16 3 (0.063%) HNC
16 3 (0.063%) OCP
16 3 (0.063%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (2.16%) QA
2 41 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.23%) ISO 8583
4 10 (0.21%) HL7
5 9 (0.19%) WAI
6 8 (0.17%) SLA
7 7 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.085%) DICOM
9 3 (0.063%) JTAG
10 2 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.042%) WCAG
11 1 (0.021%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.13%) HDFS
4 5 (0.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.11%) KVM
4 5 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.085%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.085%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.063%) Squid
6 3 (0.063%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.063%) Corosync
7 1 (0.021%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.021%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.021%) vSphere
7 1 (0.021%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (0.34%) Puppet
2 14 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.23%) MOM
4 9 (0.19%) OpenSSO
5 8 (0.17%) Nagios
6 7 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 5 (0.11%) logstash
8 4 (0.085%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.042%) Sysprep
9 2 (0.042%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.021%) SCCM
10 1 (0.021%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.021%) AppManager
Vendors
1 976 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 529 (11.18%) Oracle
3 131 (2.77%) JBoss
4 103 (2.18%) Google
5 98 (2.07%) Adobe
6 86 (1.82%) Zend
7 79 (1.67%) SAP
8 48 (1.01%) Cognos
9 47 (0.99%) Facebook
10 40 (0.85%) Twitter
11 39 (0.82%) IBM
11 39 (0.82%) Apple
11 39 (0.82%) Business Objects
12 36 (0.76%) DevExpress
13 32 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
13 32 (0.68%) EPiServer
14 31 (0.65%) Sony
15 30 (0.63%) Yahoo!
16 22 (0.46%) Sage
16 22 (0.46%) Sybase
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