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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 158 86 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 38.07% 37.39% 46.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.80% 37.89% 48.26%
Number of salaries quoted 151 72 148
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
397 227 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.66% 98.70% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 360 198 289
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 255 (70.05%) C#
2 233 (64.01%) HTML
3 219 (60.16%) JavaScript
4 165 (45.33%) CSS
5 144 (39.56%) Java
6 131 (35.99%) .NET
7 129 (35.44%) OO
7 129 (35.44%) Games
8 121 (33.24%) SQL
9 104 (28.57%) Online Games
10 99 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
11 89 (24.45%) HTML5
12 88 (24.18%) jQuery
13 80 (21.98%) ASP.NET
14 78 (21.43%) SQL Server
15 73 (20.05%) Subversion
16 61 (16.76%) MVC
17 60 (16.48%) TDD
18 56 (15.38%) Web Development
19 55 (15.11%) PHP
20 44 (12.09%) Scrum
21 40 (10.99%) LAMP
21 40 (10.99%) C++
22 38 (10.44%) SOA
22 38 (10.44%) Degree
23 37 (10.16%) CSS3
24 36 (9.89%) Computer Science
24 36 (9.89%) Microsoft
25 33 (9.07%) Mobile App
26 32 (8.79%) FFmpeg

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (8.52%) CMS
2 17 (4.67%) IIS
3 15 (4.12%) Drupal
3 15 (4.12%) WordPress
4 13 (3.57%) Kentico
5 9 (2.47%) Apache
6 5 (1.37%) Joomla!
7 3 (0.82%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.55%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.55%) JBoss
8 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.55%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.55%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.55%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.55%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.55%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.55%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.10%) SaaS
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.95%) HTTP
2 2 (0.55%) VoIP
2 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.27%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.49%) MySQL
3 18 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (3.02%) NoSQL
5 9 (2.47%) Big Data
6 8 (2.20%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.10%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.55%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.55%) SAP BI
11 2 (0.55%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.55%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 73 (20.05%) Subversion
2 21 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.02%) Maven
4 10 (2.75%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.47%) Gradle
6 8 (2.20%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.92%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.37%) Selenium
9 4 (1.10%) NUnit
9 4 (1.10%) LSMW
9 4 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.82%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.55%) Capybara
11 2 (0.55%) Moq
11 2 (0.55%) Ant
11 2 (0.55%) JMeter
11 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.55%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.55%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 129 (35.44%) Games
2 13 (3.57%) Finance
3 12 (3.30%) Electronics
4 10 (2.75%) Marketing
5 6 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.27%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (64.01%) HTML
2 165 (45.33%) CSS
3 131 (35.99%) .NET
4 89 (24.45%) HTML5
5 88 (24.18%) jQuery
6 80 (21.98%) ASP.NET
7 40 (10.99%) LAMP
8 37 (10.16%) CSS3
9 32 (8.79%) FFmpeg
10 31 (8.52%) .NET Framework
11 26 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 26 (7.14%) Web Services
12 20 (5.49%) XML
13 18 (4.95%) RabbitMQ
14 16 (4.40%) Spring
15 15 (4.12%) Entity Framework
16 14 (3.85%) Sass
17 13 (3.57%) Ajax
18 12 (3.30%) HTML5 Canvas
18 12 (3.30%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 104 (28.57%) Online Games
2 36 (9.89%) Computer Science
3 33 (9.07%) Mobile App
4 20 (5.49%) N-Tier
5 19 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (4.40%) MPEG
7 11 (3.02%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.20%) Social Media
9 6 (1.65%) DTV
9 6 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.37%) Animation
11 4 (1.10%) User Experience
12 3 (0.82%) W3C
13 2 (0.55%) Streaming Music
13 2 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.55%) DataPower
14 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.27%) CUDA
14 1 (0.27%) Kindle
14 1 (0.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.42%) Apple iOS
2 13 (3.57%) Android
3 12 (3.30%) Linux
4 4 (1.10%) Windows
5 3 (0.82%) UNIX
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (35.44%) OO
2 99 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (16.76%) MVC
4 60 (16.48%) TDD
5 56 (15.38%) Web Development
6 44 (12.09%) Scrum
7 38 (10.44%) SOA
8 28 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 20 (5.49%) SDLC
10 19 (5.22%) iOS Development
11 15 (4.12%) E-Commerce
11 15 (4.12%) Software Engineering
12 14 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (3.57%) Web Application Development
13 13 (3.57%) OOP
13 13 (3.57%) Migration
13 13 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (3.02%) Unit Testing
15 9 (2.47%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 255 (70.05%) C#
2 219 (60.16%) JavaScript
3 144 (39.56%) Java
4 121 (33.24%) SQL
5 55 (15.11%) PHP
6 40 (10.99%) C++
7 26 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 25 (6.87%) Objective-C
9 24 (6.59%) Ruby
10 22 (6.04%) Python
11 21 (5.77%) VB.NET
12 19 (5.22%) VB
12 19 (5.22%) Go
13 13 (3.57%) VB6
14 10 (2.75%) PL/SQL
14 10 (2.75%) Bourne shell
15 9 (2.47%) Apple Swift
16 7 (1.92%) Delphi
16 7 (1.92%) C
17 4 (1.10%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 38 (10.44%) Degree
2 12 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.37%) HND
4 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Puppet
1 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (9.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.12%) Oracle
3 10 (2.75%) SAP
4 5 (1.37%) Zend
5 4 (1.10%) IBM
6 2 (0.55%) HP
7 1 (0.27%) Apple
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe
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