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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Specialist
Rank 832 842 848
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 20 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.020% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.021% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 11
Average salary £37,000 £50,000 £47,350
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,900 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £50,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-35.32% +54.61%
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 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
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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 +41 7 £52,500 +23.52% 1
North West +12 6 £32,500 -18.23% 2
South East -5 4 £41,250 -18.31% 1
Yorkshire +1 2 £40,000 -20.79%
East of England - 1 - -
Development Specialist
UK

Development Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 8 (24.24%) Time Management
3 7 (21.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (21.21%) Degree
3 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
3 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
3 7 (21.21%) Adobe
4 6 (18.18%) Avaya
4 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Multimedia
4 6 (18.18%) Marketing
4 6 (18.18%) Adobe Captivate
5 5 (15.15%) Finance
5 5 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Linux
5 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
5 5 (15.15%) Analytics
5 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco
6 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
6 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) VMware
6 4 (12.12%) Business Development
7 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 3 (9.09%) Network Security

Development Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (18.18%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (3.03%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (3.03%) InfoPath
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Agresso
1 1 (3.03%) RMDS
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
1 3 (9.09%) DHCP
1 3 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.03%) NUnit
2 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) NCover
2 1 (3.03%) FxCop
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.18%) Multimedia
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 5 (15.15%) Finance
4 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.03%) Front Office
5 1 (3.03%) Back Office
5 1 (3.03%) Electronics
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) NHibernate
2 2 (6.06%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.03%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) XSL
3 1 (3.03%) XSLT
3 1 (3.03%) MSMQ
3 1 (3.03%) VXML
3 1 (3.03%) WinForms
3 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) E-Learning
3 2 (6.06%) Derivative
3 2 (6.06%) Kindle
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Life Science
4 1 (3.03%) Blog
4 1 (3.03%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Video Editing
4 1 (3.03%) Psychology
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) DTV
4 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Time Management
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Analytics
4 4 (12.12%) Business Development
4 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (9.09%) Investment Management
6 2 (6.06%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analytics
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.06%) Online Marketing
6 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 2 (6.06%) Workflow
6 2 (6.06%) Web Analytics
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
1 5 (15.15%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) Tcl
3 1 (3.03%) VB6
3 1 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) ProxySG
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) WMI
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Adobe
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) Avaya
4 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
4 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 3 (9.09%) F5
5 3 (9.09%) Symantec
5 3 (9.09%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) EMC
5 3 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) Sophos
6 1 (3.03%) Charles River
6 1 (3.03%) 29West
6 1 (3.03%) Tableau
6 1 (3.03%) Twitter
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