The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 10 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 10 18 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 68 28 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 14.08% 8.00% 26.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.18% 8.19% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 59 23 85
Average salary £44,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
448 342 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 92.75% 97.71% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 374 301 289
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Developer
Bedfordshire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Developer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Developer Salary Trend in Luton

Developer
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Luton region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 81 (61.36%) .NET
2 76 (57.58%) JavaScript
3 75 (56.82%) C#
4 73 (55.30%) SQL Server
5 64 (48.48%) ASP.NET
6 50 (37.88%) Web Services
7 49 (37.12%) SQL
8 47 (35.61%) HTML
9 41 (31.06%) Visual Studio
10 40 (30.30%) Microsoft
11 39 (29.55%) Java
12 38 (28.79%) XML
13 37 (28.03%) WCF
14 34 (25.76%) Scrum
14 34 (25.76%) Windows
15 32 (24.24%) VB.NET
16 31 (23.48%) jQuery
17 29 (21.97%) SQL Server 2008
17 29 (21.97%) TDD
18 28 (21.21%) CSS
18 28 (21.21%) MVC
19 27 (20.45%) SQL Server 2005
20 25 (18.94%) JSP
21 22 (16.67%) VB
21 22 (16.67%) XSLT
21 22 (16.67%) Relational Database
22 21 (15.91%) CMS
22 21 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
22 21 (15.91%) Software Engineering
23 20 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 21 (15.91%) CMS
2 16 (12.12%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (10.61%) SharePoint
4 13 (9.85%) IIS
5 12 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (6.06%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.79%) Papyrus
8 2 (1.52%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.52%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) Internet
2 5 (3.79%) Intranet
3 1 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (55.30%) SQL Server
2 29 (21.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (20.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 17 (12.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (7.58%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (7.58%) RDBMS
6 10 (7.58%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (6.82%) DB2
8 3 (2.27%) InterBase
8 3 (2.27%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (2.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (31.06%) Visual Studio
2 20 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (14.39%) TeamCity
4 12 (9.09%) Subversion
5 8 (6.06%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.55%) JIRA
7 4 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (2.27%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.52%) JUnit
10 1 (0.76%) MyEclipse
General
1 15 (11.36%) Finance
2 13 (9.85%) Retail
3 10 (7.58%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.30%) Marketing
4 7 (5.30%) Banking
5 5 (3.79%) Front Office
6 1 (0.76%) Automotive
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (61.36%) .NET
2 64 (48.48%) ASP.NET
3 50 (37.88%) Web Services
4 47 (35.61%) HTML
5 38 (28.79%) XML
6 37 (28.03%) WCF
7 31 (23.48%) jQuery
8 28 (21.21%) CSS
9 25 (18.94%) JSP
10 22 (16.67%) XSLT
11 14 (10.61%) .NET Framework
12 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (9.85%) WSDL
12 13 (9.85%) Ajax
13 11 (8.33%) Struts
13 11 (8.33%) Java EE
14 10 (7.58%) XHTML
15 9 (6.82%) JSF
15 9 (6.82%) ICEfaces
16 8 (6.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.30%) EFT
3 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.27%) EMV
5 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.52%) AS400
7 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.76%) iPhone
7 1 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.76%) Windows
2 13 (9.85%) Linux
3 9 (6.82%) AIX
3 9 (6.82%) UNIX
4 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.76%) Scrum
2 29 (21.97%) TDD
3 28 (21.21%) MVC
4 21 (15.91%) Software Engineering
4 21 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (14.39%) ETL
6 16 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 16 (12.12%) OO
6 16 (12.12%) Web Development
7 15 (11.36%) OOP
8 14 (10.61%) Waterfall
9 13 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (9.09%) Time Management
11 11 (8.33%) Project Management
12 10 (7.58%) Data Transformation
13 8 (6.06%) Software Architecture
13 8 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.06%) Migration
14 7 (5.30%) Requirements Analysis
15 6 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (57.58%) JavaScript
2 75 (56.82%) C#
3 49 (37.12%) SQL
4 39 (29.55%) Java
5 32 (24.24%) VB.NET
6 22 (16.67%) VB
7 16 (12.12%) PHP
8 11 (8.33%) C
8 11 (8.33%) VB6
9 8 (6.06%) Groovy
9 8 (6.06%) C++
9 8 (6.06%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.03%) PowerHouse
11 3 (2.27%) VBA
11 3 (2.27%) Delphi
12 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.76%) PHP5
13 1 (0.76%) XAML
13 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.36%) JBoss
3 9 (6.82%) Red Hat
3 9 (6.82%) Sunopsis
4 6 (4.55%) Perforce
4 6 (4.55%) Oracle
5 5 (3.79%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.79%) HP
6 4 (3.03%) Adobe
6 4 (3.03%) hybris
7 2 (1.52%) Trapeze
7 2 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (0.76%) Progress
8 1 (0.76%) XMPie
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