The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Specialist
Rank 857 833 846
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 18 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.015% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.016% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 14
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -14.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Development Specialist
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
101839 94667 105264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.36% 94.21% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83149 79374 90534
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Development Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Development Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Development Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Development Specialist Salary Trend in England

Development Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Development Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Development Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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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 -3 6 £52,500 +27.27%
South East -23 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire -43 1 £30,000 -29.41% 1
East of England - 1 £70,000 -
Development Specialist
UK

Development Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Development Specialist 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 Development Specialist in their job title.

1 11 (28.21%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.08%) HTML
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
4 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.95%) SQL
6 6 (15.38%) Java
6 6 (15.38%) C
6 6 (15.38%) CSS
6 6 (15.38%) ITSM
6 6 (15.38%) Data Management
6 6 (15.38%) Banking
6 6 (15.38%) Business Development
7 5 (12.82%) jQuery
7 5 (12.82%) Network Security
7 5 (12.82%) Java EE
7 5 (12.82%) Retail
7 5 (12.82%) MVC
7 5 (12.82%) Change Management
7 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
7 5 (12.82%) HP
7 5 (12.82%) Classic ASP
7 5 (12.82%) Web Services
7 5 (12.82%) XML
7 5 (12.82%) UNIX
7 5 (12.82%) Linux
7 5 (12.82%) C++
7 5 (12.82%) J2EE
8 4 (10.26%) MySQL

Development Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Development Specialist 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 Development Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) SAS
1 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.56%) PegaRULES
1 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) SPSS
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Network Security
2 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Maven
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.13%) Log4j
3 2 (5.13%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (15.38%) Banking
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) HTML
3 6 (15.38%) CSS
4 5 (12.82%) J2EE
4 5 (12.82%) Classic ASP
4 5 (12.82%) Web Services
4 5 (12.82%) XML
4 5 (12.82%) Java EE
4 5 (12.82%) jQuery
5 4 (10.26%) REST
5 4 (10.26%) Spring
6 3 (7.69%) JSON
6 3 (7.69%) WCF
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.69%) SOAP
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (7.69%) HTML5
7 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.13%) Ajax
7 2 (5.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Biometrics
1 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
1 1 (2.56%) Wiki
1 1 (2.56%) Social Network
1 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) UNIX
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) ITSM
1 6 (15.38%) Data Management
1 6 (15.38%) Business Development
2 5 (12.82%) MVC
2 5 (12.82%) Change Management
3 3 (7.69%) TDD
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 3 (7.69%) BDD
3 3 (7.69%) Web Development
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.13%) ERP
4 2 (5.13%) Project Management
4 2 (5.13%) Android Development
5 1 (2.56%) Line Management
5 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.56%) Coaching
5 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.56%) B2B
5 1 (2.56%) Workflow
5 1 (2.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) C
4 6 (15.38%) Java
5 5 (12.82%) C++
6 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.56%) VB
8 1 (2.56%) VBA
8 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) CIPD
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) HP
2 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.56%) F5
5 1 (2.56%) CA
5 1 (2.56%) Informatica
5 1 (2.56%) ILOG
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
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