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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 46 86 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 20.44% 28.48% 18.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.01% 30.18% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 39 85 83
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
209 285 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 92.89% 94.37% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 188 266 425
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 19 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 83 (66.40%) .NET
2 72 (57.60%) C#
3 71 (56.80%) ASP.NET
4 68 (54.40%) JavaScript
5 65 (52.00%) SQL Server
6 58 (46.40%) SQL
7 56 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (44.00%) Microsoft
9 53 (42.40%) HTML
10 41 (32.80%) MVC
11 40 (32.00%) Web Services
12 38 (30.40%) TDD
13 32 (25.60%) Scrum
13 32 (25.60%) XML
14 29 (23.20%) WCF
14 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (23.20%) OO
14 29 (23.20%) Team Foundation Server
15 28 (22.40%) Visual Studio
15 28 (22.40%) E-Commerce
16 27 (21.60%) MS Office
16 27 (21.60%) jQuery
16 27 (21.60%) Java
17 24 (19.20%) TeamCity
18 23 (18.40%) Microsoft Azure
19 22 (17.60%) Finance
19 22 (17.60%) Git (software)
20 21 (16.80%) VB.NET
21 20 (16.00%) BDD
22 19 (15.20%) OOP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (12.80%) NServiceBus
2 15 (12.00%) CMS
3 12 (9.60%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.80%) JBoss
5 8 (6.40%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (5.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (4.80%) IIS
7 6 (4.80%) Mule
7 6 (4.80%) Tomcat
7 6 (4.80%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.40%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.60%) Node.js
9 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (21.60%) MS Office
2 14 (11.20%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (12.00%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (8.00%) Cognos Planning
3 5 (4.00%) Agresso
4 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (12.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (8.80%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.60%) MySQL
8 1 (0.80%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.80%) DB2
8 1 (0.80%) OLAP
8 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (23.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (22.40%) Visual Studio
3 24 (19.20%) TeamCity
4 22 (17.60%) Git (software)
5 17 (13.60%) NUnit
6 16 (12.80%) JIRA
6 16 (12.80%) Rhino Mocks
6 16 (12.80%) FinalBuilder
6 16 (12.80%) SpecFlow
6 16 (12.80%) Jasmine
6 16 (12.80%) NSubstitute
6 16 (12.80%) Log4Net
7 9 (7.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (3.20%) Subversion
9 3 (2.40%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.80%) Maven
10 1 (0.80%) Selenium
General
1 22 (17.60%) Finance
2 7 (5.60%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.20%) Retail
3 4 (3.20%) Legal
4 3 (2.40%) Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Advertising
5 1 (0.80%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (66.40%) .NET
2 71 (56.80%) ASP.NET
3 53 (42.40%) HTML
4 40 (32.00%) Web Services
5 32 (25.60%) XML
6 29 (23.20%) WCF
6 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (21.60%) jQuery
8 19 (15.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (13.60%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (12.80%) Castle Windsor
10 16 (12.80%) HTML5
10 16 (12.80%) COM
11 12 (9.60%) J2EE
12 10 (8.00%) .NET Framework
13 9 (7.20%) CSS
13 9 (7.20%) Spring
14 6 (4.80%) XSLT
14 6 (4.80%) Spring MVC
15 4 (3.20%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.80%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.80%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.60%) Windows
2 5 (4.00%) Linux
3 4 (3.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (32.80%) MVC
3 38 (30.40%) TDD
4 32 (25.60%) Scrum
5 29 (23.20%) OO
6 28 (22.40%) E-Commerce
7 20 (16.00%) BDD
8 19 (15.20%) OOP
9 11 (8.80%) Software Engineering
10 9 (7.20%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.80%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (4.00%) Web Development
12 5 (4.00%) Data Analysis
13 4 (3.20%) CRM
13 4 (3.20%) ERP
13 4 (3.20%) Configuration Management
14 3 (2.40%) Project Management
14 3 (2.40%) ETL
14 3 (2.40%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 72 (57.60%) C#
2 68 (54.40%) JavaScript
3 58 (46.40%) SQL
4 27 (21.60%) Java
5 21 (16.80%) VB.NET
6 18 (14.40%) PowerShell
7 16 (12.80%) Ruby
8 13 (10.40%) VB
9 12 (9.60%) C++
10 10 (8.00%) VB6
11 6 (4.80%) C
12 5 (4.00%) PHP
13 3 (2.40%) Groovy
14 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.80%) VBScript
15 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.80%) VBA
15 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.80%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (13.60%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) MCP
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (12.80%) logstash
2 1 (0.80%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 55 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.00%) IBM
2 15 (12.00%) Cognos
3 10 (8.00%) Oracle
4 9 (7.20%) Business Objects
5 7 (5.60%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.40%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.40%) Progress
7 2 (1.60%) SAP
8 1 (0.80%) Siebel
8 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.80%) Open Text
8 1 (0.80%) Endeca
8 1 (0.80%) hybris
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Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + bens including pension & share opt
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago