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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 174 141 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 38.24% 45.78% 42.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.28% 47.47% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 161 121 100
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 £20,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
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
443 297 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.36% 96.43% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 392 237 207
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 123 (52.12%) HTML
2 119 (50.42%) Java
3 101 (42.80%) JavaScript
4 98 (41.53%) CSS
5 85 (36.02%) C#
6 63 (26.69%) .NET
7 56 (23.73%) Web Development
8 54 (22.88%) SQL
8 54 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (20.76%) Web Services
10 48 (20.34%) jQuery
11 46 (19.49%) C++
12 44 (18.64%) Apple iOS
12 44 (18.64%) AngularJS
13 43 (18.22%) Online Games
13 43 (18.22%) Android
13 43 (18.22%) Games
14 40 (16.95%) Front End Development
15 39 (16.53%) PHP
16 38 (16.10%) Objective-C
17 37 (15.68%) Kendo UI
17 37 (15.68%) SOAP
18 36 (15.25%) REST
18 36 (15.25%) Computer Science
19 35 (14.83%) MySQL
19 35 (14.83%) TypeScript
20 32 (13.56%) Mobile App
20 32 (13.56%) Subversion
20 32 (13.56%) iGaming
21 31 (13.14%) C

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (9.75%) JBoss
2 20 (8.47%) Tomcat
3 18 (7.63%) Apache Pig
4 17 (7.20%) WebLogic
4 17 (7.20%) WebSphere
4 17 (7.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 16 (6.78%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (3.81%) Node.js
6 9 (3.81%) WordPress
7 8 (3.39%) IIS
8 4 (1.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (2.97%) MS Excel
1 7 (2.97%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.12%) Mathematica
2 5 (2.12%) PowerPivot
3 4 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.66%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.83%) MySQL
2 28 (11.86%) MongoDB
2 28 (11.86%) NoSQL
3 26 (11.02%) SQL Server
4 25 (10.59%) Big Data
5 21 (8.90%) Hadoop
6 18 (7.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 18 (7.63%) Apache Hive
6 18 (7.63%) Neo4j
7 12 (5.08%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.42%) Jackrabbit
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (13.56%) Subversion
2 7 (2.97%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 7 (2.97%) Maven
3 5 (2.12%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.12%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.69%) Gradle
4 4 (1.69%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.27%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.85%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.42%) JIRA
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
General
1 43 (18.22%) Games
2 32 (13.56%) iGaming
3 9 (3.81%) Finance
4 5 (2.12%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.69%) Marketing
6 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (52.12%) HTML
2 98 (41.53%) CSS
3 63 (26.69%) .NET
4 49 (20.76%) Web Services
5 48 (20.34%) jQuery
6 44 (18.64%) AngularJS
7 37 (15.68%) Kendo UI
7 37 (15.68%) SOAP
8 36 (15.25%) REST
9 30 (12.71%) Java EE
10 29 (12.29%) HTML5
11 28 (11.86%) XML
12 23 (9.75%) Ajax
13 21 (8.90%) CSS3
14 19 (8.05%) Apache Camel
14 19 (8.05%) OSGi
15 16 (6.78%) Spring
16 14 (5.93%) Hibernate
17 13 (5.51%) J2EE
18 10 (4.24%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.22%) Online Games
2 36 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 32 (13.56%) Mobile App
4 19 (8.05%) DataPower
5 13 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.51%) Visualisation
6 9 (3.81%) User Experience
7 8 (3.39%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.54%) Statistics
9 5 (2.12%) CUDA
10 4 (1.69%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.27%) iPad
11 3 (1.27%) iPhone
11 3 (1.27%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.27%) Social Media
12 2 (0.85%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.85%) Animation
12 2 (0.85%) BBC
12 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.42%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.64%) Apple iOS
2 43 (18.22%) Android
3 28 (11.86%) Windows
4 19 (8.05%) Unix
5 16 (6.78%) Linux
6 3 (1.27%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.73%) Web Development
2 54 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (16.95%) Front End Development
4 29 (12.29%) OO
4 29 (12.29%) Software Engineering
5 21 (8.90%) Mobile Application Development
6 20 (8.47%) SOA
6 20 (8.47%) Web Application Development
7 18 (7.63%) TDD
8 16 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (5.93%) iOS Development
10 13 (5.51%) Mentoring
11 12 (5.08%) High Availability
12 11 (4.66%) Build Automation
12 11 (4.66%) Configuration Management
12 11 (4.66%) DevOps
12 11 (4.66%) E-Commerce
13 9 (3.81%) Data Management
13 9 (3.81%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 119 (50.42%) Java
2 101 (42.80%) JavaScript
3 85 (36.02%) C#
4 54 (22.88%) SQL
5 46 (19.49%) C++
6 39 (16.53%) PHP
7 38 (16.10%) Objective-C
8 35 (14.83%) TypeScript
9 31 (13.14%) C
10 19 (8.05%) Groovy
11 12 (5.08%) T-SQL
12 11 (4.66%) Bash Shell
12 11 (4.66%) Ruby
13 8 (3.39%) Embedded C
13 8 (3.39%) Embedded C++
14 7 (2.97%) MATLAB
15 5 (2.12%) GLSL
15 5 (2.12%) Scala
16 2 (0.85%) Python
16 2 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (5.93%) Degree
1 14 (5.93%) Sun Certification
2 11 (4.66%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.42%) ISEB
3 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.81%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (8.05%) Firmware
2 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (4.66%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (4.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (9.75%) Oracle
2 20 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.20%) IBM
4 11 (4.66%) Sun
5 6 (2.54%) Apple
6 3 (1.27%) Google
6 3 (1.27%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.42%) BT
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco
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