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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 27538 30045 30719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 28.55% 30.94% 31.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.10% 32.76% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 24367 26016 27734
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
91484 91720 93604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.46% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75958 74696 79606
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 11151 £52,500 - 1813
South East 0 5499 £40,000 - 894
Yorkshire 0 2117 £37,500 +2.73% 432
North West 0 2115 £37,500 +4.16% 636
East of England 0 2035 £40,000 - 289
South West 0 1979 £36,500 +4.28% 456
West Midlands 0 1450 £37,500 +7.14% 354
East Midlands 0 919 £40,000 +6.66% 227
North East 0 278 £35,000 - 103
Midlands -6 19 £25,000 -37.50%
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 24740 (42.92%) JavaScript
2 24537 (42.57%) .NET
3 24534 (42.56%) C#
4 23529 (40.82%) HTML
5 21253 (36.87%) Agile Software Development
6 20777 (36.04%) CSS
7 20241 (35.11%) SQL
8 18599 (32.27%) SQL Server
9 16546 (28.70%) MVC
10 16375 (28.41%) ASP.NET
11 14159 (24.56%) Java
12 13605 (23.60%) jQuery
13 11053 (19.17%) TDD
14 10353 (17.96%) OO
15 10222 (17.73%) Finance
16 9398 (16.30%) HTML5
17 8685 (15.07%) Microsoft
18 8202 (14.23%) PHP
19 8191 (14.21%) Degree
20 8081 (14.02%) XML
21 7964 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC
22 7806 (13.54%) Web Services
23 7559 (13.11%) Scrum
24 6851 (11.89%) MySQL
25 5953 (10.33%) CSS3
26 5904 (10.24%) .NET Framework
27 5881 (10.20%) Git (software)
28 5840 (10.13%) WCF
29 5813 (10.08%) Software Engineering
30 5679 (9.85%) Linux

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2809 (4.87%) Node.js
2 2683 (4.65%) CMS
3 2471 (4.29%) SharePoint
4 1880 (3.26%) Apache
5 1465 (2.54%) IIS
6 1464 (2.54%) Tomcat
7 1441 (2.50%) WordPress
8 1146 (1.99%) Drupal
9 949 (1.65%) JBoss
10 771 (1.34%) Umbraco
11 654 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
12 642 (1.11%) WebLogic
13 627 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
13 627 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
14 622 (1.08%) WebSphere
15 442 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
16 432 (0.75%) Apache Solr
17 392 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
18 369 (0.64%) nginx
19 295 (0.51%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4003 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 1341 (2.33%) Photoshop
3 672 (1.17%) MS Office
4 445 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 252 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 248 (0.43%) PowerPivot
7 169 (0.29%) Fireworks
8 146 (0.25%) MS Visio
9 128 (0.22%) InfoPath
10 71 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
11 61 (0.11%) InDesign
12 57 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
13 35 (0.061%) AutoCAD
14 29 (0.050%) Adobe After Effects
15 25 (0.043%) MS Project
16 19 (0.033%) Adobe Captivate
16 19 (0.033%) Mingle
17 18 (0.031%) OmniGraffle
17 18 (0.031%) CPLEX
18 14 (0.024%) Maya
Business Applications
1 843 (1.46%) Magento
2 592 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 233 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 184 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 171 (0.30%) Google Analytics
6 168 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 140 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 120 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 113 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
10 103 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
11 102 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
12 99 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
13 84 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
14 78 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
15 62 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 55 (0.095%) Markit EDM
17 46 (0.080%) Oracle ERP
18 43 (0.075%) HFM
19 41 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
20 38 (0.066%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1141 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 857 (1.49%) SaaS
3 659 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 451 (0.78%) GitHub
5 215 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 167 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 159 (0.28%) Force.com
8 135 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 118 (0.20%) Office 365
10 110 (0.19%) PaaS
11 94 (0.16%) Heroku
12 62 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
13 43 (0.075%) Trello
14 41 (0.071%) Amazon SQS
15 28 (0.049%) Google App Engine
16 20 (0.035%) IaaS
17 16 (0.028%) MailChimp
17 16 (0.028%) Yammer
18 15 (0.026%) Rackspace Cloud
19 10 (0.017%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1625 (2.82%) Internet
2 1084 (1.88%) HTTP
3 455 (0.79%) Intranet
4 403 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 166 (0.29%) DNS
6 161 (0.28%) Broadband
7 156 (0.27%) LDAP
8 92 (0.16%) Extranet
8 92 (0.16%) SSH
9 91 (0.16%) SSL
10 75 (0.13%) Firewall
11 70 (0.12%) Wireless
11 70 (0.12%) FTP
12 64 (0.11%) SMTP
13 62 (0.11%) VoIP
14 51 (0.088%) SAN
15 50 (0.087%) VPN
15 50 (0.087%) HTTPS
15 50 (0.087%) Bluetooth
16 47 (0.082%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18599 (32.27%) SQL Server
2 6851 (11.89%) MySQL
3 3716 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 3413 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3333 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2799 (4.86%) Relational Database
7 2499 (4.34%) NoSQL
8 2391 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
9 1966 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1794 (3.11%) MongoDB
11 1762 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
12 1430 (2.48%) Big Data
13 1341 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 1190 (2.06%) Oracle Database
15 1120 (1.94%) RDBMS
16 989 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
17 721 (1.25%) Hadoop
18 544 (0.94%) QlikView
19 525 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
20 490 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5881 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 3864 (6.70%) Visual Studio
3 3657 (6.34%) Subversion
4 2414 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 2325 (4.03%) NUnit
6 1703 (2.95%) Maven
7 1421 (2.47%) JUnit
8 1405 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
9 1391 (2.41%) Eclipse
10 1318 (2.29%) Jenkins
11 1123 (1.95%) Moq
12 1074 (1.86%) JIRA
13 899 (1.56%) Selenium
14 730 (1.27%) MSTest
15 728 (1.26%) Ant
16 686 (1.19%) TeamCity
17 625 (1.08%) Cucumber
18 566 (0.98%) Xcode
19 465 (0.81%) Grunt
20 460 (0.80%) Jasmine
General
1 10222 (17.73%) Finance
2 2794 (4.85%) Banking
3 2690 (4.67%) Marketing
4 2237 (3.88%) Retail
5 1680 (2.91%) Games
6 1550 (2.69%) Front Office
7 1513 (2.62%) Advertising
8 1289 (2.24%) Telecoms
9 1076 (1.87%) Investment Banking
10 677 (1.17%) Back Office
11 533 (0.92%) Legal
12 532 (0.92%) Publishing
13 489 (0.85%) Financial Institution
14 404 (0.70%) Law
15 392 (0.68%) Automotive
16 361 (0.63%) Manufacturing
17 211 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 162 (0.28%) Multimedia
19 156 (0.27%) Electronics
20 141 (0.24%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24537 (42.57%) .NET
2 23529 (40.82%) HTML
3 20777 (36.04%) CSS
4 16375 (28.41%) ASP.NET
5 13605 (23.60%) jQuery
6 9398 (16.30%) HTML5
7 8081 (14.02%) XML
8 7964 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7806 (13.54%) Web Services
10 5953 (10.33%) CSS3
11 5904 (10.24%) .NET Framework
12 5840 (10.13%) WCF
13 5088 (8.83%) Ajax
14 4779 (8.29%) AngularJS
15 4723 (8.19%) Spring
16 3430 (5.95%) JSON
17 3260 (5.66%) WPF
18 3026 (5.25%) RESTful
19 2949 (5.12%) REST
20 2912 (5.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4656 (8.08%) Computer Science
2 3218 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
3 2983 (5.17%) User Experience
4 2837 (4.92%) Mobile App
5 2279 (3.95%) Open Source
6 1355 (2.35%) Mathematics
7 1347 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 1022 (1.77%) Algorithms
9 880 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
10 875 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 818 (1.42%) Derivative
12 812 (1.41%) Data Structures
13 752 (1.30%) Hedge funds
13 752 (1.30%) iPhone
14 750 (1.30%) N-Tier
15 749 (1.30%) Social Media
16 684 (1.19%) Visualisation
17 644 (1.12%) Fixed Income
18 608 (1.05%) Client/Server
19 499 (0.87%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5679 (9.85%) Linux
2 5287 (9.17%) Windows
3 3207 (5.56%) Android
4 3032 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 2799 (4.86%) UNIX
6 257 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 236 (0.41%) Windows Phone
8 235 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 225 (0.39%) Solaris
10 150 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 148 (0.26%) CentOS
12 145 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
13 137 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 135 (0.23%) Ubuntu
15 127 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
16 112 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
17 111 (0.19%) Windows 7
18 71 (0.12%) Debian
19 62 (0.11%) AIX
20 49 (0.085%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21253 (36.87%) Agile Software Development
2 16546 (28.70%) MVC
3 11053 (19.17%) TDD
4 10353 (17.96%) OO
5 7559 (13.11%) Scrum
6 5813 (10.08%) Software Engineering
7 4960 (8.60%) E-Commerce
8 4786 (8.30%) Web Development
9 4147 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
10 3975 (6.90%) BDD
11 3961 (6.87%) OOP
12 3827 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
13 3470 (6.02%) Unit Testing
14 2958 (5.13%) Multithreading
15 2765 (4.80%) Web Application Development
16 2228 (3.87%) OOD
17 2060 (3.57%) Mentoring
18 2054 (3.56%) ETL
19 2026 (3.51%) iOS Development
20 1868 (3.24%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 24740 (42.92%) JavaScript
2 24534 (42.56%) C#
3 20241 (35.11%) SQL
4 14159 (24.56%) Java
5 8202 (14.23%) PHP
6 4817 (8.36%) T-SQL
7 4672 (8.10%) C++
8 3989 (6.92%) VB.NET
9 2949 (5.12%) Python
10 2248 (3.90%) Ruby
11 1856 (3.22%) VB
12 1727 (3.00%) PL/SQL
13 1576 (2.73%) C
14 1382 (2.40%) Objective-C
15 1182 (2.05%) PHP5
16 1098 (1.90%) Perl
17 940 (1.63%) VBA
18 826 (1.43%) Scala
19 626 (1.09%) VB6
20 448 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8191 (14.21%) Degree
2 1806 (3.13%) VCP4
3 850 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 784 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 416 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 291 (0.50%) PhD
7 223 (0.39%) MCSD
8 153 (0.27%) MCP
9 143 (0.25%) DV Cleared
10 123 (0.21%) Sun Certification
11 117 (0.20%) MCTS
12 78 (0.14%) MCPD
12 78 (0.14%) MCAD
13 62 (0.11%) HND
14 56 (0.097%) Oracle Certification
15 47 (0.082%) OCPJP
16 38 (0.066%) ISTQB
17 32 (0.056%) MCSE
18 29 (0.050%) ISEB
19 28 (0.049%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1624 (2.82%) QA
2 224 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 190 (0.33%) SLA
4 66 (0.11%) WAI
5 59 (0.10%) WCAG
6 56 (0.097%) PCI DSS
7 55 (0.095%) Data Quality
8 35 (0.061%) HL7
9 27 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 20 (0.035%) PMBOK
11 19 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 17 (0.029%) ISO 8583
13 16 (0.028%) EMIR
14 15 (0.026%) TickIT
15 14 (0.024%) Dodd-Frank
16 13 (0.023%) Solvency II
17 10 (0.017%) Basel III
18 9 (0.016%) ISO 14001
19 7 (0.012%) Basel II
20 5 (0.009%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 203 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 125 (0.22%) Varnish
3 119 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (0.16%) Docker
5 86 (0.15%) Firmware
6 60 (0.10%) Hyper-V
7 35 (0.061%) Oracle RAC
8 34 (0.059%) HDFS
8 34 (0.059%) VMware ESXi
9 29 (0.050%) VirtualBox
10 13 (0.023%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 9 (0.016%) Platform Symphony
12 8 (0.014%) Apache Flume
12 8 (0.014%) LXC
12 8 (0.014%) KVM
13 7 (0.012%) vSphere
13 7 (0.012%) Kamailio
14 6 (0.010%) Squid
14 6 (0.010%) Xen
14 6 (0.010%) qmail
Systems Management
1 345 (0.60%) Puppet
2 311 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 116 (0.20%) Vagrant
4 99 (0.17%) Ansible
5 56 (0.097%) Capistrano
6 53 (0.092%) logstash
7 49 (0.085%) StatsD
8 42 (0.073%) HP Quality Center
9 39 (0.068%) Nagios
10 32 (0.056%) Kibana
11 31 (0.054%) Graphite
12 29 (0.050%) Control-M
13 23 (0.040%) yum
14 20 (0.035%) cPanel
15 19 (0.033%) HAProxy
16 18 (0.031%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 17 (0.029%) OpenView
17 17 (0.029%) MOM
17 17 (0.029%) SCOM
18 16 (0.028%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8685 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 5415 (9.39%) Oracle
3 1598 (2.77%) Zend
4 1330 (2.31%) Google
5 1003 (1.74%) Facebook
6 989 (1.72%) Adobe
7 687 (1.19%) Twitter
8 559 (0.97%) IBM
9 540 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
10 518 (0.90%) Apple
10 518 (0.90%) SAP
11 501 (0.87%) Sitecore
12 493 (0.86%) Business Objects
13 461 (0.80%) Cognos
14 432 (0.75%) Sybase
15 420 (0.73%) Informatica
16 363 (0.63%) TIBCO
17 330 (0.57%) Tableau
18 312 (0.54%) Xamarin
19 294 (0.51%) hybris
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits fantastic benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits excellent ebefits & career progres
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Excellent Training + Pension + Flexi
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Training + Pension + Flexi
Posted: 6 hours ago