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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 215 170 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 44.98% 55.92% 43.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.74% 57.63% 44.73%
Number of salaries quoted 206 129 136
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 £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
470 295 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.33% 97.04% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 426 226 294
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 22 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 263 (70.70%) C#
2 243 (65.32%) HTML
3 228 (61.29%) JavaScript
4 190 (51.08%) CSS
5 168 (45.16%) .NET
6 131 (35.22%) jQuery
7 114 (30.65%) SQL
8 113 (30.38%) OO
9 109 (29.30%) Java
10 106 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
11 103 (27.69%) Games
12 102 (27.42%) ASP.NET
13 101 (27.15%) HTML5
14 100 (26.88%) SQL Server
15 84 (22.58%) MVC
16 74 (19.89%) Online Games
17 67 (18.01%) Subversion
18 64 (17.20%) TDD
19 59 (15.86%) CSS3
20 53 (14.25%) PHP
20 53 (14.25%) Web Development
21 37 (9.95%) CMS
22 35 (9.41%) Microsoft
23 34 (9.14%) SOA
23 34 (9.14%) Degree
24 33 (8.87%) LAMP
24 33 (8.87%) Mobile App
25 32 (8.60%) Computer Science
26 31 (8.33%) .NET Framework
26 31 (8.33%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (9.95%) CMS
2 23 (6.18%) IIS
3 18 (4.84%) Kentico
4 15 (4.03%) WordPress
5 14 (3.76%) Drupal
6 11 (2.96%) Apache
7 8 (2.15%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (2.15%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.15%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (2.15%) Apache Pig
8 7 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.88%) Joomla!
9 6 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
9 6 (1.61%) JBoss
10 2 (0.54%) Site Server
11 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.81%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.08%) SaaS
3 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.54%) PaaS
4 2 (0.54%) IaaS
5 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.30%) HTTP
2 4 (1.08%) VoIP
2 4 (1.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.27%) RIP
3 1 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.72%) MySQL
3 17 (4.57%) Big Data
4 16 (4.30%) NoSQL
5 15 (4.03%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.96%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.15%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.15%) Apache Hive
8 8 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 67 (18.01%) Subversion
2 25 (6.72%) Visual Studio
3 17 (4.57%) Git (software)
4 13 (3.49%) Maven
5 12 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.96%) Gradle
7 10 (2.69%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (2.69%) NUnit
8 9 (2.42%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.15%) Moq
9 8 (2.15%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.61%) Selenium
11 2 (0.54%) Rational Functional Tester
11 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.54%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.54%) Ant
11 2 (0.54%) JMeter
12 1 (0.27%) Capybara
12 1 (0.27%) MSBuild
General
1 103 (27.69%) Games
2 19 (5.11%) Marketing
3 9 (2.42%) Electronics
3 9 (2.42%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.88%) Finance
5 6 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.54%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (65.32%) HTML
2 190 (51.08%) CSS
3 168 (45.16%) .NET
4 131 (35.22%) jQuery
5 102 (27.42%) ASP.NET
6 101 (27.15%) HTML5
7 59 (15.86%) CSS3
8 33 (8.87%) LAMP
9 31 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 31 (8.33%) Web Services
10 27 (7.26%) XML
11 26 (6.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (6.45%) FFmpeg
13 21 (5.65%) WCF
14 20 (5.38%) Sass
15 19 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (4.84%) SOAP
16 18 (4.84%) REST
17 17 (4.57%) Java EE
17 17 (4.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 74 (19.89%) Online Games
2 33 (8.87%) Mobile App
3 32 (8.60%) Computer Science
4 21 (5.65%) N-Tier
5 18 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.76%) Social Media
6 14 (3.76%) MPEG
7 10 (2.69%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.69%) W3C
8 9 (2.42%) Open Source
9 8 (2.15%) Visualisation
9 8 (2.15%) Streaming Music
10 6 (1.61%) DataPower
10 6 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.61%) DTV
11 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.08%) User Experience
12 3 (0.81%) BBC
12 3 (0.81%) CUDA
13 2 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.18%) Linux
2 11 (2.96%) Windows
3 9 (2.42%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.88%) UNIX
4 7 (1.88%) Android
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (30.38%) OO
2 106 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (22.58%) MVC
4 64 (17.20%) TDD
5 53 (14.25%) Web Development
6 34 (9.14%) SOA
7 29 (7.80%) Scrum
8 25 (6.72%) Web Application Development
8 25 (6.72%) Mentoring
9 19 (5.11%) Digital Marketing
10 15 (4.03%) E-Commerce
10 15 (4.03%) Migration
11 14 (3.76%) Unit Testing
12 12 (3.23%) BDD
12 12 (3.23%) Kanban
12 12 (3.23%) CRM
12 12 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
13 11 (2.96%) Data Management
14 10 (2.69%) Software Engineering
14 10 (2.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 263 (70.70%) C#
2 228 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 114 (30.65%) SQL
4 109 (29.30%) Java
5 53 (14.25%) PHP
6 31 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 30 (8.06%) C++
8 20 (5.38%) VB
9 19 (5.11%) VB.NET
10 17 (4.57%) Python
11 15 (4.03%) Bourne shell
12 13 (3.49%) Ruby
12 13 (3.49%) VB6
13 12 (3.23%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.42%) Go
14 9 (2.42%) Delphi
15 8 (2.15%) Groovy
15 8 (2.15%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.88%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (9.14%) Degree
2 12 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.54%) MCPD
4 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.34%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.91%) Oracle
3 10 (2.69%) IBM
4 7 (1.88%) Zend
5 6 (1.61%) SAP
6 3 (0.81%) Google
7 2 (0.54%) HP
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