The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 30294 33924 31431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.40% 30.26% 30.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.10% 32.02% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26744 29938 28051
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97407 105944 97156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.50% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81361 87724 81693
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the England region.

Developer Salary Trend in England

Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in England

Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
London -1 12806 £55,000 +4.76% 1911
South East 0 5917 £42,500 +6.25% 784
East of England 0 2340 £40,000 - 319
North West 0 2131 £37,750 +4.86% 571
Yorkshire 0 2099 £37,500 - 353
South West 0 1974 £37,500 - 384
West Midlands 0 1680 £37,500 +1.83% 284
East Midlands 0 1089 £40,000 +6.66% 193
North East 0 370 £40,000 +23.07% 87
Midlands -11 24 £44,000 +3.52% 4
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 25436 (42.70%) JavaScript
2 24799 (41.63%) C#
3 24758 (41.56%) .NET
4 23600 (39.62%) HTML
5 23132 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
6 21171 (35.54%) SQL
7 20435 (34.30%) CSS
8 19491 (32.72%) SQL Server
9 16972 (28.49%) MVC
10 16166 (27.14%) ASP.NET
11 14967 (25.12%) Java
12 13504 (22.67%) jQuery
13 12013 (20.17%) TDD
14 11149 (18.71%) Finance
15 9979 (16.75%) OO
16 9575 (16.07%) HTML5
17 8675 (14.56%) Microsoft
18 8555 (14.36%) Degree
19 8380 (14.07%) ASP.NET MVC
20 8143 (13.67%) Scrum
21 7827 (13.14%) Web Services
22 7815 (13.12%) PHP
23 7600 (12.76%) XML
24 6611 (11.10%) MySQL
25 6431 (10.80%) Git (software)
26 6068 (10.19%) Software Engineering
27 6064 (10.18%) Linux
28 6040 (10.14%) AngularJS
29 5996 (10.06%) .NET Framework
30 5985 (10.05%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 3366 (5.65%) Node.js
2 2453 (4.12%) CMS
3 1969 (3.31%) SharePoint
4 1864 (3.13%) Apache
5 1557 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 1487 (2.50%) IIS
7 1220 (2.05%) WordPress
8 912 (1.53%) Drupal
9 897 (1.51%) JBoss
10 660 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
11 656 (1.10%) WebSphere
12 621 (1.04%) Umbraco
13 558 (0.94%) WebLogic
14 552 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
15 520 (0.87%) Apache Solr
16 511 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
17 451 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
18 351 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
19 291 (0.49%) nginx
20 234 (0.39%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4006 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 1173 (1.97%) Photoshop
3 645 (1.08%) MS Office
4 374 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 250 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 221 (0.37%) PowerPivot
7 132 (0.22%) Fireworks
8 127 (0.21%) MS Visio
9 98 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 76 (0.13%) InDesign
11 61 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
12 41 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
13 35 (0.059%) MS Project
14 31 (0.052%) AutoCAD
15 28 (0.047%) Adobe After Effects
16 21 (0.035%) FastStats
17 19 (0.032%) SPSS
18 17 (0.029%) OmniGraffle
19 16 (0.027%) Mingle
20 15 (0.025%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 691 (1.16%) Magento
2 604 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 242 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 189 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 181 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 147 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 132 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 119 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
9 116 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
10 114 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
10 114 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
11 108 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
12 100 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
13 87 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
14 59 (0.099%) Oracle Assets
14 59 (0.099%) Markit EDM
15 50 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
16 43 (0.072%) Adobe Campaign
17 41 (0.069%) Oracle SCM
18 37 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1636 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1435 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 997 (1.67%) SaaS
4 470 (0.79%) GitHub
5 211 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 194 (0.33%) Google Analytics
7 171 (0.29%) Force.com
8 137 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 134 (0.22%) Office 365
10 120 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 110 (0.18%) Heroku
12 99 (0.17%) PaaS
13 55 (0.092%) Google App Engine
14 50 (0.084%) Amazon S3
15 36 (0.060%) IaaS
16 27 (0.045%) Trello
17 25 (0.042%) Silverpop
18 22 (0.037%) Google Compute Engine
19 20 (0.034%) Amazon SQS
20 17 (0.029%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1557 (2.61%) Internet
2 1149 (1.93%) HTTP
3 399 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 354 (0.59%) Intranet
5 200 (0.34%) Broadband
6 164 (0.28%) DNS
7 116 (0.19%) LDAP
8 108 (0.18%) SMTP
9 101 (0.17%) Wireless
10 95 (0.16%) SSL
11 83 (0.14%) SSH
12 74 (0.12%) Network Security
13 73 (0.12%) AMQP
14 67 (0.11%) VoIP
15 66 (0.11%) Firewall
16 63 (0.11%) FTP
17 58 (0.097%) Bluetooth
18 57 (0.096%) HTTPS
19 54 (0.091%) Multicast
20 42 (0.071%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19491 (32.72%) SQL Server
2 6611 (11.10%) MySQL
3 3987 (6.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3878 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3348 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 2843 (4.77%) NoSQL
7 2814 (4.72%) Relational Database
8 2684 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
9 2300 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2179 (3.66%) MongoDB
11 1888 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 1651 (2.77%) Big Data
13 1449 (2.43%) Oracle Database
14 1189 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
15 1179 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
16 1043 (1.75%) RDBMS
17 854 (1.43%) Hadoop
18 600 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
19 556 (0.93%) OLAP
20 536 (0.90%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6431 (10.80%) Git (software)
2 3845 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 3397 (5.70%) Subversion
4 2506 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 2382 (4.00%) NUnit
6 1687 (2.83%) Maven
7 1454 (2.44%) Jenkins
8 1431 (2.40%) JUnit
9 1392 (2.34%) Rhino Mocks
10 1318 (2.21%) Eclipse
11 1231 (2.07%) Selenium
12 1219 (2.05%) Moq
13 1149 (1.93%) JIRA
14 884 (1.48%) MSTest
15 707 (1.19%) Ant
16 692 (1.16%) Grunt
17 670 (1.12%) TeamCity
18 639 (1.07%) Cucumber
19 555 (0.93%) Jasmine
20 533 (0.89%) Xcode
General
1 11149 (18.71%) Finance
2 2813 (4.72%) Marketing
3 2798 (4.70%) Banking
4 2397 (4.02%) Retail
5 1961 (3.29%) Games
6 1589 (2.67%) Front Office
7 1482 (2.49%) Telecoms
8 1138 (1.91%) Advertising
9 992 (1.67%) Investment Banking
10 775 (1.30%) Back Office
11 608 (1.02%) Publishing
12 579 (0.97%) Legal
13 543 (0.91%) Law
14 531 (0.89%) Manufacturing
15 468 (0.79%) Financial Institution
16 408 (0.68%) Automotive
17 296 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
18 276 (0.46%) Electronics
19 152 (0.26%) Aerospace
20 145 (0.24%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24758 (41.56%) .NET
2 23600 (39.62%) HTML
3 20435 (34.30%) CSS
4 16166 (27.14%) ASP.NET
5 13504 (22.67%) jQuery
6 9575 (16.07%) HTML5
7 8380 (14.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7827 (13.14%) Web Services
9 7600 (12.76%) XML
10 6040 (10.14%) AngularJS
11 5996 (10.06%) .NET Framework
12 5985 (10.05%) WCF
13 5872 (9.86%) CSS3
14 4994 (8.38%) Spring
15 4454 (7.48%) Ajax
16 3519 (5.91%) REST
17 3402 (5.71%) RESTful
18 3256 (5.47%) JSON
19 3108 (5.22%) WPF
20 3101 (5.21%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5041 (8.46%) Computer Science
2 3168 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3099 (5.20%) User Experience
4 2767 (4.64%) Mobile App
5 1409 (2.37%) Mathematics
6 1310 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 1169 (1.96%) Algorithms
8 955 (1.60%) Data Structures
9 953 (1.60%) Derivative
10 925 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
11 878 (1.47%) Social Media
12 832 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 824 (1.38%) Visualisation
14 747 (1.25%) Hedge funds
15 731 (1.23%) Client/Server
16 694 (1.16%) Equities
17 687 (1.15%) iPhone
18 603 (1.01%) N-Tier
19 529 (0.89%) Fixed Income
20 453 (0.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6064 (10.18%) Linux
2 5479 (9.20%) Windows
3 3314 (5.56%) Android
4 3080 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 2997 (5.03%) UNIX
6 290 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 241 (0.40%) Windows Phone
8 218 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 183 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 181 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
11 179 (0.30%) Solaris
12 154 (0.26%) Ubuntu
13 133 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 132 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
15 127 (0.21%) Windows 8
16 104 (0.17%) CentOS
17 101 (0.17%) Windows 7
18 98 (0.16%) AIX
19 86 (0.14%) Debian
20 56 (0.094%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23132 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16972 (28.49%) MVC
3 12013 (20.17%) TDD
4 9979 (16.75%) OO
5 8143 (13.67%) Scrum
6 6068 (10.19%) Software Engineering
7 4709 (7.90%) Web Development
8 4658 (7.82%) E-Commerce
9 4569 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
10 4437 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
11 4195 (7.04%) BDD
12 3807 (6.39%) Unit Testing
13 3660 (6.14%) SDLC
14 3610 (6.06%) OOP
15 2915 (4.89%) Web Application Development
16 2869 (4.82%) Multithreading
17 2454 (4.12%) Open Source
18 2286 (3.84%) Mentoring
19 2236 (3.75%) ETL
20 2022 (3.39%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25436 (42.70%) JavaScript
2 24799 (41.63%) C#
3 21171 (35.54%) SQL
4 14967 (25.12%) Java
5 7815 (13.12%) PHP
6 5390 (9.05%) T-SQL
7 4626 (7.77%) C++
8 3692 (6.20%) VB.NET
9 3420 (5.74%) Python
10 2641 (4.43%) Ruby
11 2021 (3.39%) PL/SQL
12 1762 (2.96%) VB
13 1605 (2.69%) C
14 1414 (2.37%) Objective-C
15 1223 (2.05%) Scala
16 986 (1.66%) Perl
17 947 (1.59%) VBA
18 834 (1.40%) PHP5
19 534 (0.90%) Bash Shell
20 507 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8555 (14.36%) Degree
2 796 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 675 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 398 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 296 (0.50%) PhD
6 182 (0.31%) MCSD
7 169 (0.28%) DV Cleared
8 150 (0.25%) MCP
9 129 (0.22%) Sun Certification
10 85 (0.14%) MCTS
11 84 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
12 80 (0.13%) MCAD
13 78 (0.13%) MCPD
14 69 (0.12%) HND
15 61 (0.10%) ISEB
16 50 (0.084%) PMI Certification
17 44 (0.074%) ITIL Certification
18 40 (0.067%) OCP
19 38 (0.064%) ISTQB
20 36 (0.060%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1692 (2.84%) QA
2 160 (0.27%) SLA
3 114 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 86 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 76 (0.13%) HL7
6 72 (0.12%) WCAG
7 57 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
8 55 (0.092%) EMIR
9 40 (0.067%) WAI
10 30 (0.050%) PCI DSS
11 24 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 20 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 18 (0.030%) MiFID
14 16 (0.027%) PMBOK
15 14 (0.024%) GAMP
16 11 (0.018%) Section 508
17 10 (0.017%) Basel II
18 9 (0.015%) TickIT
19 8 (0.013%) COBIT
19 8 (0.013%) DICOM
System Software
1 186 (0.31%) Docker
2 149 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 141 (0.24%) Varnish
4 124 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 80 (0.13%) Firmware
6 60 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
7 48 (0.081%) Hyper-V
7 48 (0.081%) HDFS
8 28 (0.047%) LXC
9 27 (0.045%) VirtualBox
10 22 (0.037%) iptables
11 20 (0.034%) Xen
12 17 (0.029%) vSphere
13 13 (0.022%) Apache Flume
13 13 (0.022%) Platform Symphony
14 10 (0.017%) VMware ESX
14 10 (0.017%) Squid
15 9 (0.015%) VMware ESXi
16 7 (0.012%) KVM
16 7 (0.012%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 465 (0.78%) Puppet
2 370 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 152 (0.26%) Vagrant
4 148 (0.25%) Ansible
5 71 (0.12%) Nagios
6 55 (0.092%) Capistrano
7 52 (0.087%) Control-M
8 44 (0.074%) logstash
9 34 (0.057%) cPanel
10 29 (0.049%) TeamSite
10 29 (0.049%) Data Guard
11 25 (0.042%) Salt
12 24 (0.040%) Kibana
12 24 (0.040%) Tivoli
13 23 (0.039%) StatsD
14 22 (0.037%) Mesos
14 22 (0.037%) HP Quality Center
15 21 (0.035%) Pingdom
16 18 (0.030%) Plesk
16 18 (0.030%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8675 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 5790 (9.72%) Oracle
3 1534 (2.57%) Google
4 1514 (2.54%) Zend
5 931 (1.56%) Facebook
6 922 (1.55%) Adobe
7 686 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 661 (1.11%) Business Objects
9 660 (1.11%) Apple
10 612 (1.03%) SAP
11 582 (0.98%) IBM
12 573 (0.96%) Twitter
13 516 (0.87%) Sybase
14 471 (0.79%) Sitecore
15 430 (0.72%) Tableau
16 416 (0.70%) Cognos
17 394 (0.66%) Informatica
18 357 (0.60%) Xamarin
19 304 (0.51%) TIBCO
20 300 (0.50%) hybris
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 57 minutes ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
British Library
Salary: From £31,858 to £36,087 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Winchester, Hampshire
University of Winchester
Salary: £24,775 to £30,434 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago