The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 207 184 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 45.00% 53.80% 40.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.59% 55.93% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 196 139 119
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Developer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
454 329 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.70% 96.20% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 397 244 275
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Developer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Developer
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

1 231 (67.94%) C#
2 220 (64.71%) HTML
3 208 (61.18%) JavaScript
4 186 (54.71%) CSS
5 157 (46.18%) .NET
6 127 (37.35%) jQuery
7 102 (30.00%) SQL
8 100 (29.41%) OO
9 97 (28.53%) SQL Server
9 97 (28.53%) ASP.NET
9 97 (28.53%) HTML5
10 93 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
11 90 (26.47%) Java
12 87 (25.59%) MVC
12 87 (25.59%) Games
13 64 (18.82%) CSS3
14 62 (18.24%) Subversion
15 58 (17.06%) Online Games
16 55 (16.18%) TDD
17 52 (15.29%) Web Development
18 47 (13.82%) PHP
19 39 (11.47%) CMS
20 32 (9.41%) Degree
20 32 (9.41%) Mentoring
21 28 (8.24%) T-SQL
21 28 (8.24%) SOA
21 28 (8.24%) Web Application Development
22 27 (7.94%) Web Services
22 27 (7.94%) XML
23 26 (7.65%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 39 (11.47%) CMS
2 23 (6.76%) IIS
3 18 (5.29%) Drupal
3 18 (5.29%) Kentico
4 16 (4.71%) WordPress
5 12 (3.53%) Apache
5 12 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (3.24%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (3.24%) WebLogic
6 11 (3.24%) WebSphere
6 11 (3.24%) Apache Pig
7 9 (2.65%) Oracle Application Server
7 9 (2.65%) JBoss
8 8 (2.35%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.35%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.88%) Node.js
9 3 (0.88%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.59%) Site Server
11 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.88%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.18%) SaaS
3 3 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.59%) PaaS
4 2 (0.59%) IaaS
5 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.53%) HTTP
2 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.18%) VoIP
3 1 (0.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (28.53%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.06%) MySQL
3 19 (5.59%) Big Data
4 18 (5.29%) Relational Database
4 18 (5.29%) NoSQL
5 14 (4.12%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.24%) Hadoop
6 11 (3.24%) Apache Hive
6 11 (3.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (18.24%) Subversion
2 19 (5.59%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.29%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.53%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (3.53%) Maven
4 12 (3.53%) NUnit
5 11 (3.24%) Gradle
5 11 (3.24%) Moq
5 11 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.94%) SoapUI
7 7 (2.06%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.47%) Selenium
9 3 (0.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.59%) Rational Functional Tester
10 2 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.59%) Ant
10 2 (0.59%) JMeter
11 1 (0.29%) ProC
11 1 (0.29%) JIRA
11 1 (0.29%) ReSharper
General
1 87 (25.59%) Games
2 21 (6.18%) Marketing
3 8 (2.35%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.35%) Finance
4 5 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.47%) Electronics
5 2 (0.59%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (64.71%) HTML
2 186 (54.71%) CSS
3 157 (46.18%) .NET
4 127 (37.35%) jQuery
5 97 (28.53%) ASP.NET
5 97 (28.53%) HTML5
6 64 (18.82%) CSS3
7 27 (7.94%) Web Services
7 27 (7.94%) XML
8 25 (7.35%) LAMP
8 25 (7.35%) .NET Framework
9 23 (6.76%) WCF
10 22 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (6.18%) REST
12 20 (5.88%) Sass
13 18 (5.29%) WinForms
13 18 (5.29%) Spring
13 18 (5.29%) SOAP
14 17 (5.00%) Java EE
14 17 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (17.06%) Online Games
2 25 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.35%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.29%) N-Tier
4 15 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.82%) W3C
6 12 (3.53%) Social Media
7 11 (3.24%) MPEG
7 11 (3.24%) Streaming Music
7 11 (3.24%) Open Source
8 8 (2.35%) DataPower
8 8 (2.35%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.35%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.47%) DTV
10 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.88%) BBC
11 3 (0.88%) CUDA
12 2 (0.59%) Statistics
13 1 (0.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.06%) Linux
2 18 (5.29%) Windows
3 9 (2.65%) UNIX
4 7 (2.06%) Android
5 4 (1.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.59%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.59%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (29.41%) OO
2 93 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (25.59%) MVC
4 55 (16.18%) TDD
5 52 (15.29%) Web Development
6 32 (9.41%) Mentoring
7 28 (8.24%) Web Application Development
7 28 (8.24%) SOA
8 22 (6.47%) Scrum
9 21 (6.18%) Digital Marketing
10 18 (5.29%) E-Commerce
11 17 (5.00%) Unit Testing
12 14 (4.12%) Kanban
13 13 (3.82%) CRM
13 13 (3.82%) UML
14 11 (3.24%) Migration
14 11 (3.24%) Web Design
14 11 (3.24%) Data Management
14 11 (3.24%) MVVM
14 11 (3.24%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 231 (67.94%) C#
2 208 (61.18%) JavaScript
3 102 (30.00%) SQL
4 90 (26.47%) Java
5 47 (13.82%) PHP
6 28 (8.24%) T-SQL
7 20 (5.88%) C++
8 15 (4.41%) Bourne shell
9 14 (4.12%) VB
10 12 (3.53%) Python
11 11 (3.24%) PL/SQL
11 11 (3.24%) Groovy
12 10 (2.94%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.65%) Delphi
13 9 (2.65%) VB6
14 8 (2.35%) Bash Shell
15 7 (2.06%) Ruby
16 5 (1.47%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.18%) VC++
17 4 (1.18%) Go
Qualifications
1 32 (9.41%) Degree
2 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.59%) MCPD
4 1 (0.29%) HND
4 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Puppet
1 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (7.65%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.06%) Oracle
3 13 (3.82%) IBM
4 8 (2.35%) Zend
5 5 (1.47%) SAP
6 3 (0.88%) Appcelerator
6 3 (0.88%) Google
7 2 (0.59%) HP
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