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

Location
3 months to
31 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 29838 32798 30928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.18% 29.99% 30.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.93% 31.74% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26350 28850 27423
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 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 31 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 12655 £55,000 +4.76% 1835
South East 0 5774 £42,500 +6.25% 712
East of England 0 2181 £42,500 +6.25% 279
North West 0 2165 £38,412 +2.43% 598
Yorkshire -1 2053 £39,000 +4.00% 374
South West 0 1993 £37,500 - 430
West Midlands 0 1647 £37,500 - 280
East Midlands 0 1063 £37,500 - 243
North East 0 381 £40,000 +23.07% 72
Midlands -13 23 £43,500 +2.35% 4
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 25570 (42.47%) JavaScript
2 24650 (40.95%) C#
3 24512 (40.72%) .NET
4 23713 (39.39%) HTML
5 23556 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 21196 (35.21%) SQL
7 20609 (34.23%) CSS
8 19442 (32.30%) SQL Server
9 16831 (27.96%) MVC
10 15921 (26.45%) ASP.NET
11 15360 (25.51%) Java
12 13552 (22.51%) jQuery
13 12154 (20.19%) TDD
14 11382 (18.91%) Finance
15 9764 (16.22%) HTML5
16 9721 (16.15%) OO
17 8702 (14.45%) Degree
18 8518 (14.15%) Microsoft
19 8362 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
20 8260 (13.72%) Scrum
21 7896 (13.12%) Web Services
22 7752 (12.88%) PHP
23 7486 (12.44%) XML
24 6618 (10.99%) MySQL
24 6618 (10.99%) Git (software)
25 6369 (10.58%) AngularJS
26 6258 (10.40%) Software Engineering
27 6138 (10.20%) Linux
28 6079 (10.10%) WCF
29 5969 (9.92%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 3494 (5.80%) Node.js
2 2444 (4.06%) CMS
3 1928 (3.20%) SharePoint
4 1854 (3.08%) Apache
5 1543 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 1441 (2.39%) IIS
7 1237 (2.05%) WordPress
8 891 (1.48%) JBoss
9 863 (1.43%) Drupal
10 654 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 646 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
12 620 (1.03%) Umbraco
13 617 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
14 584 (0.97%) WebLogic
15 519 (0.86%) Apache Solr
16 506 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
17 403 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
18 365 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
19 271 (0.45%) nginx
20 234 (0.39%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3935 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 1139 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 636 (1.06%) MS Office
4 352 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 248 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 213 (0.35%) PowerPivot
7 122 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 120 (0.20%) Fireworks
9 100 (0.17%) InfoPath
10 76 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
11 65 (0.11%) InDesign
12 34 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
13 33 (0.055%) Adobe After Effects
14 31 (0.051%) MS Project
15 29 (0.048%) AutoCAD
16 26 (0.043%) FastStats
17 20 (0.033%) SPSS
18 18 (0.030%) OmniGraffle
19 16 (0.027%) Mathematica
20 14 (0.023%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 653 (1.08%) Magento
2 620 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 247 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 189 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 159 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 150 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 142 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 116 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
9 115 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
10 107 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
11 103 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
12 97 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
13 96 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
14 83 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
15 60 (0.100%) Oracle Assets
16 56 (0.093%) Oracle BPM
17 52 (0.086%) Markit EDM
18 40 (0.066%) Oracle 11i
19 37 (0.061%) Visualfiles
20 36 (0.060%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1719 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1494 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1054 (1.75%) SaaS
4 464 (0.77%) GitHub
5 212 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 206 (0.34%) Google Analytics
7 171 (0.28%) Force.com
8 149 (0.25%) Office 365
9 146 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 144 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
11 129 (0.21%) Heroku
12 116 (0.19%) PaaS
13 71 (0.12%) Google App Engine
14 49 (0.081%) Amazon S3
15 42 (0.070%) IaaS
16 28 (0.047%) Google Compute Engine
16 28 (0.047%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 27 (0.045%) Amazon SQS
18 24 (0.040%) Trello
19 15 (0.025%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1558 (2.59%) Internet
2 1110 (1.84%) HTTP
3 400 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 358 (0.59%) Intranet
5 183 (0.30%) Broadband
6 161 (0.27%) DNS
7 124 (0.21%) SMTP
8 108 (0.18%) LDAP
9 102 (0.17%) SSL
10 100 (0.17%) Wireless
11 80 (0.13%) SSH
12 78 (0.13%) HTTPS
13 70 (0.12%) FTP
13 70 (0.12%) Network Security
14 69 (0.11%) Firewall
15 67 (0.11%) AMQP
16 63 (0.10%) VoIP
17 52 (0.086%) Bluetooth
17 52 (0.086%) Multicast
18 39 (0.065%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19442 (32.30%) SQL Server
2 6618 (10.99%) MySQL
3 4095 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3932 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3189 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 2956 (4.91%) NoSQL
7 2817 (4.68%) Relational Database
8 2717 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
9 2329 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2219 (3.69%) MongoDB
11 1882 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
12 1694 (2.81%) Big Data
13 1455 (2.42%) Oracle Database
14 1139 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
15 1133 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
16 1019 (1.69%) RDBMS
17 934 (1.55%) Hadoop
18 685 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
19 597 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
20 589 (0.98%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6618 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 3835 (6.37%) Visual Studio
3 3451 (5.73%) Subversion
4 2574 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 2308 (3.83%) NUnit
6 1730 (2.87%) Maven
7 1534 (2.55%) Jenkins
8 1491 (2.48%) JUnit
9 1352 (2.25%) Rhino Mocks
10 1327 (2.20%) Selenium
11 1316 (2.19%) Eclipse
12 1200 (1.99%) JIRA
13 1198 (1.99%) Moq
14 862 (1.43%) MSTest
15 765 (1.27%) Grunt
16 718 (1.19%) Ant
17 692 (1.15%) Cucumber
18 673 (1.12%) TeamCity
19 602 (1.00%) Jasmine
20 508 (0.84%) Xcode
General
1 11382 (18.91%) Finance
2 2953 (4.91%) Banking
3 2818 (4.68%) Marketing
4 2487 (4.13%) Retail
5 2009 (3.34%) Games
6 1682 (2.79%) Front Office
7 1568 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 1066 (1.77%) Advertising
9 1051 (1.75%) Investment Banking
10 806 (1.34%) Back Office
11 626 (1.04%) Law
12 590 (0.98%) Publishing
13 582 (0.97%) Legal
14 569 (0.95%) Manufacturing
15 463 (0.77%) Financial Institution
16 385 (0.64%) Automotive
17 305 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
18 287 (0.48%) Electronics
19 152 (0.25%) Aerospace
20 148 (0.25%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24512 (40.72%) .NET
2 23713 (39.39%) HTML
3 20609 (34.23%) CSS
4 15921 (26.45%) ASP.NET
5 13552 (22.51%) jQuery
6 9764 (16.22%) HTML5
7 8362 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7896 (13.12%) Web Services
9 7486 (12.44%) XML
10 6369 (10.58%) AngularJS
11 6079 (10.10%) WCF
12 5969 (9.92%) CSS3
13 5923 (9.84%) .NET Framework
14 5155 (8.56%) Spring
15 4412 (7.33%) Ajax
16 3700 (6.15%) REST
17 3495 (5.81%) RESTful
18 3230 (5.37%) JSON
19 3147 (5.23%) WPF
20 3145 (5.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5283 (8.78%) Computer Science
2 3211 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3189 (5.30%) User Experience
4 2673 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 1543 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 1268 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
7 1233 (2.05%) Algorithms
8 990 (1.64%) Derivative
9 978 (1.62%) Data Structures
10 907 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
11 860 (1.43%) Social Media
12 832 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 804 (1.34%) Visualisation
14 789 (1.31%) Equities
15 740 (1.23%) Hedge funds
16 718 (1.19%) Client/Server
17 693 (1.15%) iPhone
18 582 (0.97%) N-Tier
19 541 (0.90%) Fixed Income
20 478 (0.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6138 (10.20%) Linux
2 5503 (9.14%) Windows
3 3317 (5.51%) Android
4 3124 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 3095 (5.14%) UNIX
6 304 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 238 (0.40%) Windows Phone
8 222 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 200 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 192 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
11 181 (0.30%) Solaris
12 172 (0.29%) Ubuntu
13 166 (0.28%) Windows 8
14 148 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 145 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 112 (0.19%) CentOS
17 105 (0.17%) AIX
18 93 (0.15%) Windows 7
19 91 (0.15%) Debian
20 56 (0.093%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23556 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 16831 (27.96%) MVC
3 12154 (20.19%) TDD
4 9721 (16.15%) OO
5 8260 (13.72%) Scrum
6 6258 (10.40%) Software Engineering
7 4683 (7.78%) E-Commerce
8 4678 (7.77%) Web Development
9 4675 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
10 4526 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
11 4203 (6.98%) BDD
12 3855 (6.40%) Unit Testing
13 3659 (6.08%) SDLC
14 3614 (6.00%) OOP
15 2941 (4.89%) Web Application Development
16 2889 (4.80%) Multithreading
17 2456 (4.08%) Open Source
18 2360 (3.92%) Mentoring
19 2279 (3.79%) ETL
20 2062 (3.43%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 25570 (42.47%) JavaScript
2 24650 (40.95%) C#
3 21196 (35.21%) SQL
4 15360 (25.51%) Java
5 7752 (12.88%) PHP
6 5417 (9.00%) T-SQL
7 4665 (7.75%) C++
8 3655 (6.07%) Python
9 3565 (5.92%) VB.NET
10 2734 (4.54%) Ruby
11 2044 (3.40%) PL/SQL
12 1657 (2.75%) VB
13 1634 (2.71%) C
14 1453 (2.41%) Objective-C
15 1379 (2.29%) Scala
16 1011 (1.68%) Perl
17 946 (1.57%) VBA
18 857 (1.42%) PHP5
19 568 (0.94%) Bash Shell
20 555 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8702 (14.45%) Degree
2 777 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 665 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 393 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 309 (0.51%) PhD
6 167 (0.28%) DV Cleared
7 158 (0.26%) MCSD
8 138 (0.23%) MCP
9 130 (0.22%) Sun Certification
10 86 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
11 76 (0.13%) MCTS
12 73 (0.12%) MCAD
12 73 (0.12%) ISEB
13 68 (0.11%) HND
14 66 (0.11%) MCPD
15 59 (0.098%) PMI Certification
16 49 (0.081%) ISTQB
17 47 (0.078%) OCP
18 42 (0.070%) MCSE
19 39 (0.065%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1748 (2.90%) QA
2 152 (0.25%) SLA
3 112 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 99 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 83 (0.14%) HL7
6 70 (0.12%) WCAG
7 63 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
8 60 (0.100%) EMIR
9 36 (0.060%) WAI
10 28 (0.047%) PCI DSS
11 24 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 20 (0.033%) GAMP
13 19 (0.032%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 19 (0.032%) MiFID
14 17 (0.028%) COBIT
15 11 (0.018%) Section 508
15 11 (0.018%) PMBOK
16 9 (0.015%) DICOM
16 9 (0.015%) ISO 14001
17 8 (0.013%) TickIT
System Software
1 193 (0.32%) Docker
2 151 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 142 (0.24%) Varnish
4 115 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 78 (0.13%) Firmware
6 69 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
7 53 (0.088%) HDFS
8 42 (0.070%) Hyper-V
9 33 (0.055%) LXC
10 23 (0.038%) VirtualBox
11 19 (0.032%) Xen
12 17 (0.028%) iptables
12 17 (0.028%) Time Sharing Option
13 16 (0.027%) Apache Flume
14 15 (0.025%) vSphere
15 13 (0.022%) Platform Symphony
16 11 (0.018%) Squid
17 10 (0.017%) VMware ESX
17 10 (0.017%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 6 (0.010%) KVM
Systems Management
1 450 (0.75%) Puppet
2 360 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 154 (0.26%) Ansible
4 149 (0.25%) Vagrant
5 79 (0.13%) Nagios
6 51 (0.085%) Control-M
6 51 (0.085%) Capistrano
7 40 (0.066%) logstash
8 39 (0.065%) cPanel
9 33 (0.055%) Mesos
10 31 (0.051%) Data Guard
11 29 (0.048%) Tivoli
12 27 (0.045%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 26 (0.043%) TeamSite
13 26 (0.043%) Pingdom
14 25 (0.042%) Oracle RMAN
15 24 (0.040%) HAProxy
16 23 (0.038%) StatsD
17 22 (0.037%) Salt
17 22 (0.037%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8518 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 5830 (9.68%) Oracle
3 1589 (2.64%) Google
4 1450 (2.41%) Zend
5 912 (1.51%) Facebook
6 890 (1.48%) Adobe
7 705 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
8 692 (1.15%) Apple
9 663 (1.10%) SAP
10 592 (0.98%) IBM
11 547 (0.91%) Twitter
12 530 (0.88%) Sybase
13 499 (0.83%) Sitecore
14 437 (0.73%) Tableau
15 411 (0.68%) Cognos
16 401 (0.67%) Informatica
17 393 (0.65%) Xamarin
18 304 (0.50%) TIBCO
19 303 (0.50%) hybris
20 249 (0.41%) Yahoo!
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Holiday
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 41 minutes ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £23000 Per Annum
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k + Benefits
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Weybridge, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 50 minutes ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum £20,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 51 minutes ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent Package
Posted: 58 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago