The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lowestoft 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank - 4 3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lowestoft - 35.71% 40.00%
As % of the Job Titles category - 35.71% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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 Lowestoft 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
Lowestoft
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
0 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lowestoft - 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 4
Average salary - £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lowestoft

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lowestoft

Developer
Salary Trend in Lowestoft

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

Developer Salary Trend in Lowestoft

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lowestoft

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lowestoft 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) MDX
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lowestoft by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lowestoft 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) MDX
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft