The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 7 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 109 81 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 25.89% 16.50% 6.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.81% 17.72% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 103 70 19
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
392 457 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.11% 93.08% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 349 381 294
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 117 (60.31%) .NET
2 111 (57.22%) C#
3 109 (56.19%) JavaScript
4 102 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (51.55%) SQL Server
6 98 (50.52%) ASP.NET
7 95 (48.97%) HTML
8 78 (40.21%) MVC
9 77 (39.69%) CSS
10 70 (36.08%) jQuery
11 65 (33.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 51 (26.29%) SQL
13 46 (23.71%) Microsoft
14 43 (22.16%) Scrum
15 37 (19.07%) E-Commerce
16 35 (18.04%) TDD
17 34 (17.53%) Java
18 30 (15.46%) Git (software)
19 27 (13.92%) AngularJS
20 26 (13.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 26 (13.40%) SDLC
21 24 (12.37%) Web Services
21 24 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 24 (12.37%) WCF
22 23 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
23 22 (11.34%) HTML5
23 22 (11.34%) .NET Framework
23 22 (11.34%) Software Engineering
24 21 (10.82%) Finance
24 21 (10.82%) VB.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 12 (6.19%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.15%) CMS
2 10 (5.15%) NServiceBus
3 9 (4.64%) IIS
4 6 (3.09%) Node.js
5 4 (2.06%) WordPress
6 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.55%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.52%) Moodle
8 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.52%) Drupal
8 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.58%) MS Office
3 4 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (2.06%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.06%) InDesign
4 3 (1.55%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (1.55%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (1.55%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.09%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (2.06%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.61%) Office 365
4 4 (2.06%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Heroku
5 1 (0.52%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (51.55%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (12.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (10.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (7.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.06%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.55%) MySQL
8 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.03%) OLAP
9 2 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.03%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.52%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 30 (15.46%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.82%) TeamCity
3 18 (9.28%) Visual Studio
3 18 (9.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.70%) NUnit
5 11 (5.67%) JIRA
6 10 (5.15%) Log4Net
6 10 (5.15%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (5.15%) FinalBuilder
6 10 (5.15%) SpecFlow
6 10 (5.15%) Jasmine
6 10 (5.15%) NSubstitute
7 4 (2.06%) Subversion
8 3 (1.55%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.55%) Grunt
8 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.55%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.52%) Maven
10 1 (0.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 21 (10.82%) Finance
2 15 (7.73%) Banking
3 13 (6.70%) Marketing
4 6 (3.09%) Games
4 6 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (60.31%) .NET
2 98 (50.52%) ASP.NET
3 95 (48.97%) HTML
4 77 (39.69%) CSS
5 70 (36.08%) jQuery
6 65 (33.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (13.92%) AngularJS
8 24 (12.37%) WCF
8 24 (12.37%) Web Services
9 22 (11.34%) .NET Framework
9 22 (11.34%) HTML5
10 21 (10.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (9.79%) CSS3
11 19 (9.79%) XML
12 17 (8.76%) WPF
13 15 (7.73%) Entity Framework
13 15 (7.73%) COM
13 15 (7.73%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (7.22%) XSLT
15 13 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.82%) User Experience
2 15 (7.73%) Mathematics
3 11 (5.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.09%) Xbox
5 5 (2.58%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.06%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.06%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.55%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.52%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.52%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.82%) Windows
2 9 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.09%) Android
4 4 (2.06%) Linux
5 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (40.21%) MVC
3 43 (22.16%) Scrum
4 37 (19.07%) E-Commerce
5 35 (18.04%) TDD
6 26 (13.40%) SDLC
7 22 (11.34%) Software Engineering
8 21 (10.82%) OO
8 21 (10.82%) BDD
9 18 (9.28%) Web Development
10 16 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (8.25%) Kanban
11 13 (6.70%) ETL
12 11 (5.67%) Analytics
13 10 (5.15%) Data Modelling
13 10 (5.15%) OOP
14 9 (4.64%) DevOps
15 8 (4.12%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (4.12%) Extreme Programming
16 7 (3.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 111 (57.22%) C#
2 109 (56.19%) JavaScript
3 51 (26.29%) SQL
4 34 (17.53%) Java
5 21 (10.82%) VB.NET
6 18 (9.28%) C++
7 17 (8.76%) T-SQL
8 11 (5.67%) Ruby
8 11 (5.67%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.15%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.61%) VB
11 4 (2.06%) PHP
11 4 (2.06%) C
12 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.52%) VBA
13 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.52%) SOQL
13 1 (0.52%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 19 (9.79%) Degree
2 12 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) MCP
3 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.55%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 10 (5.15%) logstash
Vendors
1 46 (23.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.70%) Oracle
3 7 (3.61%) Cognos
4 6 (3.09%) IBM
5 5 (2.58%) Nintex
5 5 (2.58%) Adobe
5 5 (2.58%) Cisco
5 5 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.06%) Google
6 4 (2.06%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.52%) Tableau
7 1 (0.52%) Twitter
7 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.52%) Lumesse
7 1 (0.52%) SAP
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Hols, pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Bens - health, excellent pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Competitive Base + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago