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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 28185 27768 29955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.65% 28.36% 30.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.85% 29.39% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25285 24787 26056
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
91358 94470 93145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.12% 96.49% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77495 78985 75634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 12625 £55,000 +4.76% 1954
South East 0 5622 £42,500 +6.25% 773
East of England 0 1983 £42,500 +6.25% 254
Yorkshire -1 1831 £40,000 +6.66% 420
South West 0 1744 £37,500 +2.73% 334
North West 0 1630 £40,000 +6.66% 529
West Midlands 0 1513 £40,000 +6.66% 324
East Midlands 0 1011 £37,500 - 256
North East 0 248 £35,625 +1.78% 63
Midlands +1 11 £52,500 +110.00% 5
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 25162 (43.05%) JavaScript
2 24079 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
3 22394 (38.31%) C#
4 22078 (37.77%) HTML
5 21506 (36.79%) .NET
6 19947 (34.13%) SQL
7 19740 (33.77%) CSS
8 17450 (29.86%) SQL Server
9 15843 (27.11%) Java
10 15213 (26.03%) MVC
11 13715 (23.46%) ASP.NET
12 12101 (20.70%) Finance
13 12056 (20.63%) TDD
14 12013 (20.55%) jQuery
15 9730 (16.65%) HTML5
16 9063 (15.51%) OO
17 8864 (15.17%) Degree
18 8759 (14.99%) AngularJS
19 7747 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
20 7683 (13.14%) Microsoft
21 7640 (13.07%) Scrum
22 7221 (12.35%) Web Services
23 6984 (11.95%) PHP
24 6926 (11.85%) Software Engineering
25 6779 (11.60%) Git (software)
26 6733 (11.52%) XML
27 6425 (10.99%) CSS3
28 6031 (10.32%) Linux
29 5929 (10.14%) Computer Science
30 5915 (10.12%) MySQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4359 (7.46%) Node.js
2 2320 (3.97%) CMS
3 1674 (2.86%) Apache
4 1522 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 1397 (2.39%) IIS
6 1358 (2.32%) Tomcat
7 1181 (2.02%) WordPress
8 966 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
9 890 (1.52%) JBoss
10 784 (1.34%) Drupal
11 717 (1.23%) Umbraco
12 602 (1.03%) WebSphere
13 540 (0.92%) WebLogic
14 463 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
15 448 (0.77%) Apache Spark
16 444 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
17 379 (0.65%) Apache Solr
18 338 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
19 334 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
20 280 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 3448 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 1124 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 464 (0.79%) MS Office
4 369 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 152 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 119 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 112 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 79 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 76 (0.13%) Fireworks
10 59 (0.10%) GIMP
11 55 (0.094%) InDesign
12 49 (0.084%) InfoPath
13 24 (0.041%) MS Project
14 17 (0.029%) SPSS
15 16 (0.027%) Mathematica
15 16 (0.027%) OmniGraffle
16 11 (0.019%) Adobe After Effects
16 11 (0.019%) AutoCAD
16 11 (0.019%) HipChat
17 10 (0.017%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 637 (1.09%) Magento
2 471 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 203 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 171 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 151 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 143 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
7 117 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 89 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 85 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
10 84 (0.14%) Markit EDM
11 74 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 64 (0.11%) Visualfiles
13 63 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
14 56 (0.096%) BusinessWorks
15 48 (0.082%) Oracle Payables
16 46 (0.079%) Cognos TM1
16 46 (0.079%) SAP Business One
17 45 (0.077%) Oracle 11i
17 45 (0.077%) Oracle BPM
18 41 (0.070%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1979 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1625 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1219 (2.09%) SaaS
4 932 (1.59%) GitHub
5 336 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 231 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 214 (0.37%) Google Analytics
8 213 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 179 (0.31%) Force.com
10 169 (0.29%) Heroku
11 133 (0.23%) PaaS
12 130 (0.22%) Office 365
13 127 (0.22%) Google App Engine
14 104 (0.18%) Amazon S3
15 98 (0.17%) IaaS
16 46 (0.079%) Amazon SQS
17 42 (0.072%) AWS CloudFormation
18 39 (0.067%) Google Compute Engine
19 38 (0.065%) Bluemix
19 38 (0.065%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1191 (2.04%) Internet
2 977 (1.67%) HTTP
3 433 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 418 (0.72%) Intranet
5 171 (0.29%) DNS
6 106 (0.18%) SSL
7 103 (0.18%) HTTPS
8 99 (0.17%) SSH
9 88 (0.15%) Extranet
10 85 (0.15%) LDAP
11 81 (0.14%) Firewall
12 80 (0.14%) Broadband
13 72 (0.12%) FTP
14 65 (0.11%) Skype
15 63 (0.11%) Multicast
16 57 (0.098%) SMTP
17 56 (0.096%) Network Security
18 43 (0.074%) AMQP
19 36 (0.062%) Wireless
20 32 (0.055%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17450 (29.86%) SQL Server
2 5915 (10.12%) MySQL
3 4463 (7.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4083 (6.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3474 (5.94%) NoSQL
6 2951 (5.05%) Relational Database
7 2785 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 2711 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
9 2498 (4.27%) SQL Server 2014
10 2399 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2341 (4.01%) MongoDB
12 2055 (3.52%) Big Data
13 1734 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
14 1250 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
15 1237 (2.12%) RDBMS
16 1232 (2.11%) Oracle Database
17 1189 (2.03%) Hadoop
18 844 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
19 740 (1.27%) Redis
20 725 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6779 (11.60%) Git (software)
2 3570 (6.11%) Visual Studio
3 3396 (5.81%) Subversion
4 2682 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 2128 (3.64%) NUnit
6 1960 (3.35%) Maven
7 1798 (3.08%) Jenkins
8 1709 (2.92%) JUnit
9 1537 (2.63%) JIRA
10 1286 (2.20%) Selenium
11 1259 (2.15%) Eclipse
12 1252 (2.14%) Rhino Mocks
13 1170 (2.00%) Moq
14 1098 (1.88%) Grunt
15 868 (1.49%) MSTest
16 796 (1.36%) TeamCity
17 748 (1.28%) gulp
18 708 (1.21%) Jasmine
19 641 (1.10%) Ant
20 598 (1.02%) Cucumber
General
1 12101 (20.70%) Finance
2 3114 (5.33%) Banking
3 2596 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2097 (3.59%) Games
5 1965 (3.36%) Retail
6 1768 (3.02%) Front Office
7 1607 (2.75%) Telecoms
8 1072 (1.83%) Advertising
9 991 (1.70%) Investment Banking
10 857 (1.47%) Law
11 649 (1.11%) Back Office
12 550 (0.94%) Manufacturing
13 521 (0.89%) Legal
14 494 (0.85%) Financial Institution
15 483 (0.83%) Publishing
16 335 (0.57%) Electronics
17 281 (0.48%) Automotive
18 256 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
19 167 (0.29%) Billing
20 103 (0.18%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22078 (37.77%) HTML
2 21506 (36.79%) .NET
3 19740 (33.77%) CSS
4 13715 (23.46%) ASP.NET
5 12013 (20.55%) jQuery
6 9730 (16.65%) HTML5
7 8759 (14.99%) AngularJS
8 7747 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7221 (12.35%) Web Services
10 6733 (11.52%) XML
11 6425 (10.99%) CSS3
12 5216 (8.92%) Spring
13 5087 (8.70%) WCF
14 4958 (8.48%) .NET Framework
15 4119 (7.05%) Ajax
16 3867 (6.62%) RESTful
17 3758 (6.43%) REST
18 3673 (6.28%) JSON
19 3119 (5.34%) ASP.NET Web API
20 3079 (5.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5929 (10.14%) Computer Science
2 3665 (6.27%) User Experience
3 3277 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 2507 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 1880 (3.22%) Mathematics
6 1445 (2.47%) Algorithms
7 1398 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
8 1100 (1.88%) Data Structures
9 1043 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1025 (1.75%) Hedge funds
11 922 (1.58%) Equities
12 892 (1.53%) Visualisation
13 814 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
14 737 (1.26%) Derivative
15 716 (1.22%) Fintech
16 623 (1.07%) Fixed Income
17 587 (1.00%) Social Media
18 543 (0.93%) Client/Server
19 529 (0.91%) N-Tier
20 495 (0.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6031 (10.32%) Linux
2 5267 (9.01%) Windows
3 2985 (5.11%) Android
4 2973 (5.09%) Unix
5 2734 (4.68%) Apple iOS
6 516 (0.88%) Windows Server
7 277 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 218 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 194 (0.33%) Windows Phone
10 192 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
11 187 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 181 (0.31%) Ubuntu
13 151 (0.26%) Debian
14 143 (0.24%) Windows 8
15 137 (0.23%) CentOS
16 123 (0.21%) Solaris
17 111 (0.19%) AIX
18 106 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
19 86 (0.15%) Windows 7
20 76 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24079 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
2 15213 (26.03%) MVC
3 12056 (20.63%) TDD
4 9063 (15.51%) OO
5 7640 (13.07%) Scrum
6 6926 (11.85%) Software Engineering
7 5313 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 4834 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
9 4535 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
10 4487 (7.68%) E-Commerce
11 4384 (7.50%) Web Development
12 4307 (7.37%) BDD
13 4045 (6.92%) OOP
14 3734 (6.39%) Unit Testing
15 3675 (6.29%) SDLC
16 3247 (5.56%) Multithreading
17 2799 (4.79%) Web Application Development
18 2590 (4.43%) ETL
19 2578 (4.41%) Open Source
20 2463 (4.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25162 (43.05%) JavaScript
2 22394 (38.31%) C#
3 19947 (34.13%) SQL
4 15843 (27.11%) Java
5 6984 (11.95%) PHP
6 5223 (8.94%) T-SQL
7 5001 (8.56%) C++
8 4423 (7.57%) Python
9 2879 (4.93%) VB.NET
10 2453 (4.20%) Ruby
11 1847 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 1759 (3.01%) C
13 1666 (2.85%) Scala
14 1507 (2.58%) VB
15 1316 (2.25%) Objective-C
16 931 (1.59%) Perl
17 858 (1.47%) VBA
18 518 (0.89%) Shell Script
19 490 (0.84%) Apple Swift
20 478 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8864 (15.17%) Degree
2 711 (1.22%) Security Cleared
3 628 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 405 (0.69%) PhD
5 380 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 146 (0.25%) DV Cleared
7 134 (0.23%) MCSD
8 122 (0.21%) Sun Certification
9 119 (0.20%) MCP
10 115 (0.20%) MCTS
11 83 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
12 69 (0.12%) HND
13 68 (0.12%) MCAD
14 65 (0.11%) ISEB
15 56 (0.096%) ISTQB
15 56 (0.096%) MCPD
16 51 (0.087%) MCSE
17 50 (0.086%) Cisco Certification
18 48 (0.082%) SAS Certification
19 34 (0.058%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1927 (3.30%) QA
2 419 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 141 (0.24%) SLA
4 82 (0.14%) SDET
5 71 (0.12%) ISO 9001
6 69 (0.12%) SEPA
7 56 (0.096%) MiFID
8 53 (0.091%) PCI DSS
9 46 (0.079%) WCAG
10 34 (0.058%) WAI
11 29 (0.050%) HL7
12 24 (0.041%) AIFMD
13 16 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 13 (0.022%) Solvency II
15 11 (0.019%) Disclosure Scotland
16 10 (0.017%) FINREP
17 9 (0.015%) GAMP
18 6 (0.010%) PA-DSS
19 5 (0.009%) COBIT
19 5 (0.009%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 523 (0.89%) Docker
2 221 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 174 (0.30%) Varnish
4 108 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 93 (0.16%) HDFS
6 68 (0.12%) Firmware
7 41 (0.070%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 30 (0.051%) Hyper-V
9 26 (0.044%) Oracle RAC
10 25 (0.043%) Xen
11 23 (0.039%) Cygwin
11 23 (0.039%) iptables
12 20 (0.034%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 17 (0.029%) XenApp
14 12 (0.021%) VMware ESXi
15 11 (0.019%) VirtualBox
15 11 (0.019%) XenServer
16 8 (0.014%) Apache Flume
16 8 (0.014%) Cronacle
17 7 (0.012%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 393 (0.67%) Puppet
2 311 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 188 (0.32%) Ansible
4 69 (0.12%) logstash
5 58 (0.099%) Control-M
6 52 (0.089%) HP Quality Center
7 51 (0.087%) Kibana
8 46 (0.079%) Mesos
9 40 (0.068%) Salt
9 40 (0.068%) StatsD
10 39 (0.067%) Capistrano
11 38 (0.065%) SCCM
12 36 (0.062%) Tivoli
13 29 (0.050%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 24 (0.041%) Grafana
15 23 (0.039%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 23 (0.039%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 22 (0.038%) Nagios
17 21 (0.036%) Apache Shiro
18 19 (0.033%) yum
Vendors
1 7683 (13.14%) Microsoft
2 5580 (9.55%) Oracle
3 1715 (2.93%) Google
4 998 (1.71%) Zend
5 930 (1.59%) Adobe
6 820 (1.40%) SAP
7 791 (1.35%) Facebook
8 707 (1.21%) IBM
9 632 (1.08%) Twitter
10 580 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
11 551 (0.94%) Apple
12 501 (0.86%) Tableau
13 459 (0.79%) Sitecore
14 456 (0.78%) Sybase
15 436 (0.75%) Informatica
16 391 (0.67%) Xamarin
17 320 (0.55%) Cognos
18 302 (0.52%) hybris
18 302 (0.52%) TIBCO
19 283 (0.48%) EPiServer
London
Ashton Consulting Group Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80,000 - 90,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60,000 - 80,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + remote working options
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits inc share options an
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday