The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Lowestoft region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 3 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lowestoft 75.00% 55.56% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 75.00% 55.56% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 2
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Lowestoft
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lowestoft 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 5
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Suffolk

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
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%) MDX
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft