The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 32868 30890 34711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.05% 30.40% 31.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.86% 32.27% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28917 27365 31424
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
UK

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 2014.

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 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
London 0 14379 £52,500 +5.00% 1789
South East 0 6329 £40,000 - 748
North West 0 2518 £37,500 +7.14% 499
East of England 0 2269 £40,150 +7.06% 303
South West 0 2113 £37,500 +7.14% 347
Yorkshire 0 2013 £37,500 +15.38% 323
West Midlands 0 1753 £37,500 +7.14% 237
East Midlands 0 1253 £37,500 +7.14% 186
North East 0 262 £32,500 -13.33% 92
Midlands +4 29 £42,500 +6.25% 1
South Coast 0 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 28569 (42.63%) .NET
2 28279 (42.19%) C#
3 26921 (40.17%) JavaScript
4 26216 (39.11%) HTML
5 23534 (35.11%) SQL
6 22706 (33.88%) CSS
7 21922 (32.71%) SQL Server
8 18881 (28.17%) ASP.NET
9 17437 (26.02%) Java
10 16999 (25.36%) MVC
11 15232 (22.73%) jQuery
12 12596 (18.79%) OO
13 11950 (17.83%) TDD
14 11845 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
15 11832 (17.65%) Finance
16 10498 (15.66%) Degree
17 10304 (15.37%) Microsoft
18 10099 (15.07%) HTML5
19 9949 (14.84%) XML
20 9290 (13.86%) PHP
21 9159 (13.67%) Web Services
22 8712 (13.00%) Scrum
23 8164 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC
24 7865 (11.73%) MySQL
25 7287 (10.87%) WCF
26 7156 (10.68%) Software Engineering
27 7100 (10.59%) Linux
28 6551 (9.77%) Computer Science
29 6475 (9.66%) CSS3
30 6366 (9.50%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3118 (4.65%) CMS
2 3057 (4.56%) SharePoint
3 2410 (3.60%) Node.js
4 2274 (3.39%) Apache
5 2012 (3.00%) Tomcat
6 1791 (2.67%) IIS
7 1447 (2.16%) WordPress
8 1317 (1.96%) Drupal
9 799 (1.19%) Umbraco
10 789 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 783 (1.17%) WebSphere
12 743 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
13 675 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
14 662 (0.99%) WebLogic
15 448 (0.67%) Apache Solr
16 437 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
17 313 (0.47%) Joomla!
18 277 (0.41%) SAS
19 265 (0.40%) nginx
20 235 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4809 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 1571 (2.34%) Photoshop
3 655 (0.98%) MS Office
4 543 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 208 (0.31%) Fireworks
6 125 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 124 (0.19%) InfoPath
8 84 (0.13%) PowerPivot
9 81 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
10 79 (0.12%) MS Visio
11 71 (0.11%) InDesign
12 51 (0.076%) MS Project
13 29 (0.043%) Adobe After Effects
14 21 (0.031%) XMetaL
15 20 (0.030%) Acrobat
16 16 (0.024%) ImageReady
17 14 (0.021%) Maya
18 13 (0.019%) PrintSoft PReS
19 12 (0.018%) FastStats
19 12 (0.018%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 952 (1.42%) Magento
2 852 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 234 (0.35%) Google Analytics
4 208 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 202 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 166 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 146 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
8 90 (0.13%) Visualfiles
9 84 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
10 83 (0.12%) WebTrends
11 80 (0.12%) Markit EDM
12 76 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
12 76 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
13 61 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 60 (0.090%) Oracle CRM
15 50 (0.075%) Oracle Financials
16 48 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
17 46 (0.069%) BusinessWorks
18 44 (0.066%) Shopify
18 44 (0.066%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1013 (1.51%) SaaS
2 841 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 767 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 425 (0.63%) GitHub
5 222 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 184 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 175 (0.26%) Force.com
8 124 (0.19%) Office 365
9 109 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 100 (0.15%) PaaS
11 69 (0.10%) Google App Engine
12 60 (0.090%) Amazon SQS
13 52 (0.078%) Heroku
14 42 (0.063%) Trello
15 32 (0.048%) ElastiCache
16 28 (0.042%) Rackspace Cloud
16 28 (0.042%) Amazon EMR
16 28 (0.042%) IaaS
17 19 (0.028%) Google Apps
18 16 (0.024%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2133 (3.18%) Internet
2 1439 (2.15%) HTTP
3 651 (0.97%) Intranet
4 544 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 196 (0.29%) DNS
6 159 (0.24%) SSL
7 149 (0.22%) SAN
8 145 (0.22%) LDAP
9 144 (0.21%) Extranet
10 133 (0.20%) FTP
11 123 (0.18%) VoIP
12 107 (0.16%) SSH
12 107 (0.16%) Broadband
13 84 (0.13%) SMTP
14 82 (0.12%) SNMP
15 81 (0.12%) Firewall
16 66 (0.098%) SMS
17 60 (0.090%) Wi-Fi
18 59 (0.088%) AMQP
19 57 (0.085%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21922 (32.71%) SQL Server
2 7865 (11.73%) MySQL
3 4932 (7.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4246 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4242 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3536 (5.28%) Relational Database
7 3236 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 2880 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
9 2291 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2167 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 2041 (3.05%) NoSQL
12 1845 (2.75%) Big Data
13 1564 (2.33%) MongoDB
14 1522 (2.27%) RDBMS
15 1290 (1.92%) Oracle Database
16 1044 (1.56%) Hadoop
17 982 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
18 763 (1.14%) OLAP
19 638 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 574 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5107 (7.62%) Git (software)
2 4679 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 4258 (6.35%) Subversion
4 2588 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 2314 (3.45%) NUnit
6 2057 (3.07%) Maven
7 1675 (2.50%) JUnit
8 1588 (2.37%) Eclipse
9 1432 (2.14%) Rhino Mocks
10 1279 (1.91%) Jenkins
11 1178 (1.76%) Selenium
12 1086 (1.62%) JIRA
13 1070 (1.60%) Moq
14 956 (1.43%) Ant
15 800 (1.19%) Cucumber
16 768 (1.15%) MSTest
17 603 (0.90%) TeamCity
18 518 (0.77%) Jasmine
19 484 (0.72%) Hudson
20 471 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 11832 (17.65%) Finance
2 3342 (4.99%) Banking
3 3091 (4.61%) Marketing
4 2350 (3.51%) Games
5 2251 (3.36%) Retail
6 2065 (3.08%) Front Office
7 1594 (2.38%) Advertising
8 1413 (2.11%) Telecoms
9 1412 (2.11%) Investment Banking
10 811 (1.21%) Publishing
11 735 (1.10%) Back Office
12 641 (0.96%) Financial Institution
13 619 (0.92%) Legal
14 600 (0.90%) Law
15 524 (0.78%) Manufacturing
16 378 (0.56%) Automotive
17 291 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 168 (0.25%) Electronics
19 147 (0.22%) Music Industry
20 141 (0.21%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28569 (42.63%) .NET
2 26216 (39.11%) HTML
3 22706 (33.88%) CSS
4 18881 (28.17%) ASP.NET
5 15232 (22.73%) jQuery
6 10099 (15.07%) HTML5
7 9949 (14.84%) XML
8 9159 (13.67%) Web Services
9 8164 (12.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7287 (10.87%) WCF
11 6475 (9.66%) CSS3
12 6243 (9.31%) Ajax
13 6200 (9.25%) .NET Framework
14 5447 (8.13%) Spring
15 4433 (6.61%) WPF
16 3541 (5.28%) J2EE
17 3450 (5.15%) JSON
18 3320 (4.95%) Hibernate
19 3199 (4.77%) REST
20 3180 (4.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6551 (9.77%) Computer Science
2 3233 (4.82%) Mobile App
3 2585 (3.86%) Open Source
4 2208 (3.29%) Mathematics
5 1446 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
6 1244 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1168 (1.74%) Derivative
8 1099 (1.64%) Social Media
9 1040 (1.55%) iPhone
10 983 (1.47%) Hedge funds
11 873 (1.30%) N-Tier
12 866 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
13 821 (1.22%) Equities
14 812 (1.21%) Client/Server
15 763 (1.14%) Fixed Income
16 714 (1.07%) Physics
17 626 (0.93%) Visualisation
18 606 (0.90%) iPad
19 499 (0.74%) Social Network
20 491 (0.73%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7100 (10.59%) Linux
2 6366 (9.50%) Windows
3 3744 (5.59%) Android
4 3636 (5.43%) UNIX
5 3380 (5.04%) Apple iOS
6 304 (0.45%) Windows Phone
7 298 (0.44%) Solaris
8 277 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 202 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 181 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
11 171 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 169 (0.25%) CentOS
13 154 (0.23%) Windows 8
14 125 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 125 (0.19%) AIX
15 116 (0.17%) Debian
16 113 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 111 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
18 77 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
19 74 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16999 (25.36%) MVC
2 12596 (18.79%) OO
3 11950 (17.83%) TDD
4 11845 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8712 (13.00%) Scrum
6 7156 (10.68%) Software Engineering
7 6065 (9.05%) E-Commerce
8 5684 (8.48%) Web Development
9 4693 (7.00%) OOP
10 4246 (6.34%) Unit Testing
11 4179 (6.24%) Business Intelligence
12 4079 (6.09%) BDD
13 3893 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
14 3566 (5.32%) Multithreading
15 2679 (4.00%) Web Application Development
16 2407 (3.59%) ETL
17 2396 (3.57%) OOD
18 2202 (3.29%) iOS Development
19 2130 (3.18%) SOA
20 2019 (3.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28279 (42.19%) C#
2 26921 (40.17%) JavaScript
3 23534 (35.11%) SQL
4 17437 (26.02%) Java
5 9290 (13.86%) PHP
6 6198 (9.25%) C++
7 5733 (8.55%) T-SQL
8 4640 (6.92%) VB.NET
9 3901 (5.82%) Python
10 2436 (3.63%) Ruby
11 2396 (3.57%) C
12 2101 (3.13%) VB
13 1567 (2.34%) PHP5
14 1566 (2.34%) Objective-C
15 1483 (2.21%) PL/SQL
16 1470 (2.19%) Perl
17 1089 (1.62%) VBA
18 1037 (1.55%) Scala
19 674 (1.01%) VB6
20 666 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10498 (15.66%) Degree
2 1534 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 827 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 774 (1.15%) MCP
5 772 (1.15%) MCTS
6 755 (1.13%) MCSD
7 685 (1.02%) MCAD
8 554 (0.83%) PhD
9 383 (0.57%) SC Cleared
10 138 (0.21%) Sun Certification
11 117 (0.17%) DV Cleared
12 101 (0.15%) HND
13 83 (0.12%) MCITP
14 55 (0.082%) MCSE
15 53 (0.079%) CFA
15 53 (0.079%) ISEB
16 49 (0.073%) MCPD
17 45 (0.067%) Postgraduate
17 45 (0.067%) HNC
18 44 (0.066%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2177 (3.25%) QA
2 351 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 116 (0.17%) SLA
4 93 (0.14%) WCAG
5 68 (0.10%) WAI
6 60 (0.090%) Data Quality
7 56 (0.084%) HL7
8 40 (0.060%) PCI DSS
9 37 (0.055%) EMIR
10 34 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
11 31 (0.046%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 26 (0.039%) Solvency II
13 20 (0.030%) TickIT
14 19 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 18 (0.027%) GAMP
16 17 (0.025%) UCITS
17 14 (0.021%) ISO 8583
18 12 (0.018%) COBIT
19 11 (0.016%) CRD IV
19 11 (0.016%) Basel III
System Software
1 244 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 111 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (0.13%) Varnish
4 65 (0.097%) HDFS
5 43 (0.064%) Hyper-V
6 38 (0.057%) Oracle RAC
7 34 (0.051%) KVM
8 30 (0.045%) Squid
9 22 (0.033%) VMware ESXi
10 21 (0.031%) vSphere
11 13 (0.019%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 12 (0.018%) Oracle RMAN
13 9 (0.013%) SpamAssassin
13 9 (0.013%) VirtualBox
13 9 (0.013%) NFS
14 8 (0.012%) Samba
14 8 (0.012%) Terminal Services
14 8 (0.012%) Apache Flume
15 6 (0.009%) Kamailio
16 5 (0.007%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 420 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 409 (0.61%) Puppet
3 87 (0.13%) Vagrant
4 65 (0.097%) Nagios
5 64 (0.095%) Capistrano
6 51 (0.076%) Ansible
7 48 (0.072%) HP Quality Center
8 39 (0.058%) Plesk
9 37 (0.055%) logstash
10 33 (0.049%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 31 (0.046%) YUM
11 31 (0.046%) SCOM
12 30 (0.045%) OpenView
13 23 (0.034%) Control-M
14 21 (0.031%) MOM
15 16 (0.024%) HAProxy
16 15 (0.022%) OpenSSO
17 11 (0.016%) StatsD
17 11 (0.016%) Business Desktop Deployment
18 9 (0.013%) Salt
Vendors
1 10304 (15.37%) Microsoft
2 6346 (9.47%) Oracle
3 1839 (2.74%) Zend
4 1796 (2.68%) Google
5 1336 (1.99%) Adobe
6 1104 (1.65%) Facebook
7 1085 (1.62%) JBoss
8 740 (1.10%) Twitter
9 735 (1.10%) SAP
10 694 (1.04%) Business Objects
11 622 (0.93%) Sitecore
12 614 (0.92%) Sybase
13 592 (0.88%) IBM
14 583 (0.87%) Cognos
15 521 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
16 438 (0.65%) TIBCO
17 429 (0.64%) Apple
18 347 (0.52%) Informatica
19 341 (0.51%) EPiServer
20 308 (0.46%) hybris
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + yes
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 2 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + yes
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £18000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Essex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £650000 per annum + benefits/bonus/perks package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus an
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago