The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hastings 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hastings 33.33% - 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.33% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
Developer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hastings 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
Hastings
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hastings 100.00% 100.00% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 9
Average salary £27,500 £60,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.16% +160.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,748 £28,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hastings

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hastings

Developer
Salary Trend in Hastings

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

Developer Salary Trend in Hastings

Developer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hastings

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hastings 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) Photoshop
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) OO
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
1 7 (87.50%) LAMP
1 7 (87.50%) Zend
1 7 (87.50%) CodeIgniter
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
1 7 (87.50%) Laravel
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hastings by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hastings 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.

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) LAMP
1 7 (87.50%) CodeIgniter
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
1 7 (87.50%) Laravel
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Zend