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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 87 62 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.25% 13.28% 10.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.71% 14.16% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 85 54 31
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
367 438 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.86% 93.79% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 324 358 286
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,500 £57,500
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 31 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 115 (61.17%) .NET
2 111 (59.04%) C#
2 111 (59.04%) JavaScript
3 103 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (50.53%) ASP.NET
5 91 (48.40%) HTML
5 91 (48.40%) SQL Server
6 79 (42.02%) CSS
7 74 (39.36%) MVC
8 69 (36.70%) jQuery
9 60 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (30.32%) SQL
11 43 (22.87%) Microsoft
12 40 (21.28%) Scrum
13 36 (19.15%) Java
14 31 (16.49%) TDD
14 31 (16.49%) AngularJS
15 29 (15.43%) Git (software)
15 29 (15.43%) E-Commerce
16 25 (13.30%) SDLC
17 24 (12.77%) Software Engineering
17 24 (12.77%) .NET Framework
18 23 (12.23%) CSS3
18 23 (12.23%) T-SQL
18 23 (12.23%) Web Services
18 23 (12.23%) Windows
19 22 (11.70%) XML
19 22 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 21 (11.17%) HTML5
20 21 (11.17%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 15 (7.98%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.85%) IIS
3 10 (5.32%) CMS
4 7 (3.72%) Node.js
4 7 (3.72%) NServiceBus
5 5 (2.66%) WordPress
6 4 (2.13%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.53%) Drupal
9 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.53%) JBoss
9 1 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 10 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.66%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.66%) InDesign
2 5 (2.66%) MS Office
2 5 (2.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (2.13%) Adobe Premiere
3 4 (2.13%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (2.13%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (2.66%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (2.66%) Oracle iProcurement
1 5 (2.66%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (2.66%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (2.66%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (2.66%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.32%) Office 365
3 7 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.13%) SaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Heroku
5 1 (0.53%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (48.40%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (9.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (5.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.13%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.06%) OLAP
10 2 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.06%) MySQL
10 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.53%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.53%) Lumira
11 1 (0.53%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 29 (15.43%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.04%) Visual Studio
2 17 (9.04%) TeamCity
3 15 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (5.32%) NUnit
5 8 (4.26%) JIRA
6 7 (3.72%) Log4Net
6 7 (3.72%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (3.72%) FinalBuilder
6 7 (3.72%) SpecFlow
6 7 (3.72%) Jasmine
6 7 (3.72%) NSubstitute
7 5 (2.66%) Subversion
8 4 (2.13%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.13%) Grunt
9 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.60%) Axure RP
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.53%) Maven
11 1 (0.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 18 (9.57%) Banking
2 15 (7.98%) Finance
3 14 (7.45%) Marketing
4 9 (4.79%) Games
4 9 (4.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.06%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Billing
7 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (61.17%) .NET
2 95 (50.53%) ASP.NET
3 91 (48.40%) HTML
4 79 (42.02%) CSS
5 69 (36.70%) jQuery
6 60 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (16.49%) AngularJS
8 24 (12.77%) .NET Framework
9 23 (12.23%) Web Services
9 23 (12.23%) CSS3
10 22 (11.70%) XML
11 21 (11.17%) WCF
11 21 (11.17%) HTML5
12 18 (9.57%) Entity Framework
12 18 (9.57%) XSLT
13 17 (9.04%) WPF
13 17 (9.04%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (6.38%) COM
15 11 (5.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.11%) User Experience
2 16 (8.51%) Mathematics
3 12 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.79%) Xbox
5 7 (3.72%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.19%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.60%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.53%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.23%) Windows
2 11 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (3.72%) Android
4 5 (2.66%) Linux
5 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (39.36%) MVC
3 40 (21.28%) Scrum
4 31 (16.49%) TDD
5 29 (15.43%) E-Commerce
6 25 (13.30%) SDLC
7 24 (12.77%) Software Engineering
8 20 (10.64%) OO
9 19 (10.11%) Web Development
10 17 (9.04%) BDD
11 16 (8.51%) Kanban
12 15 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.85%) Analytics
14 9 (4.79%) DevOps
14 9 (4.79%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (4.79%) ETL
15 8 (4.26%) Extreme Programming
16 7 (3.72%) Validation
16 7 (3.72%) OOP
16 7 (3.72%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 111 (59.04%) C#
1 111 (59.04%) JavaScript
2 57 (30.32%) SQL
3 36 (19.15%) Java
4 23 (12.23%) T-SQL
5 20 (10.64%) C++
6 17 (9.04%) VB.NET
7 10 (5.32%) PL/SQL
8 8 (4.26%) Ruby
8 8 (4.26%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.72%) VB
10 4 (2.13%) C
10 4 (2.13%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.60%) PHP
12 1 (0.53%) VBA
12 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.53%) sed
12 1 (0.53%) SOQL
12 1 (0.53%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 18 (9.57%) Degree
2 13 (6.91%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (3.72%) logstash
Vendors
1 43 (22.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.91%) Oracle
3 8 (4.26%) Nintex
4 6 (3.19%) Adobe
4 6 (3.19%) Google
5 5 (2.66%) Cisco
5 5 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.13%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Cognos
7 1 (0.53%) Tableau
7 1 (0.53%) Twitter
7 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.53%) Lumesse
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