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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 11 13 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 62 37 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 13.28% 10.95% 26.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.16% 11.42% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 95
Average salary £43,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.96% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £29,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
438 324 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.79% 95.86% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 358 284 328
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 30 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 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 85 (65.38%) .NET
2 81 (62.31%) C#
3 79 (60.77%) SQL Server
4 78 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 69 (53.08%) ASP.NET
6 52 (40.00%) SQL
7 49 (37.69%) HTML
8 48 (36.92%) Visual Studio
8 48 (36.92%) Web Services
9 46 (35.38%) Microsoft
10 40 (30.77%) WCF
11 37 (28.46%) XML
12 36 (27.69%) VB.NET
13 35 (26.92%) Windows
13 35 (26.92%) Scrum
14 34 (26.15%) Java
15 33 (25.38%) TDD
16 31 (23.85%) MVC
17 30 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
18 29 (22.31%) jQuery
19 28 (21.54%) SQL Server 2005
19 28 (21.54%) CSS
20 26 (20.00%) VB
21 25 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
22 24 (18.46%) JSP
22 24 (18.46%) CMS
23 23 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
24 22 (16.92%) Software Engineering
24 22 (16.92%) TeamCity
24 22 (16.92%) XSLT

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 24 (18.46%) CMS
2 17 (13.08%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 13 (10.00%) IIS
5 12 (9.23%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (6.15%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.08%) Papyrus
8 2 (1.54%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.54%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (1.54%) Intranet
3 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (60.77%) SQL Server
2 30 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (21.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (16.15%) Relational Database
5 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (8.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (8.46%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 10 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (6.15%) DB2
9 3 (2.31%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (2.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.54%) MySQL
10 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.77%) InterBase
Development Applications
1 48 (36.92%) Visual Studio
2 25 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (16.92%) TeamCity
4 14 (10.77%) Subversion
5 9 (6.92%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (4.62%) JIRA
8 2 (1.54%) JUnit
8 2 (1.54%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.77%) Maven
General
1 13 (10.00%) Retail
1 13 (10.00%) Finance
2 10 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.38%) Marketing
3 7 (5.38%) Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Legal
4 2 (1.54%) Front Office
5 1 (0.77%) Advertising
5 1 (0.77%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (65.38%) .NET
2 69 (53.08%) ASP.NET
3 49 (37.69%) HTML
4 48 (36.92%) Web Services
5 40 (30.77%) WCF
6 37 (28.46%) XML
7 29 (22.31%) jQuery
8 28 (21.54%) CSS
9 24 (18.46%) JSP
10 22 (16.92%) XSLT
11 15 (11.54%) .NET Framework
11 15 (11.54%) WSDL
12 13 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (9.23%) Ajax
14 10 (7.69%) Struts
14 10 (7.69%) XHTML
14 10 (7.69%) Java EE
15 8 (6.15%) XSL
15 8 (6.15%) HTML5
15 8 (6.15%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.31%) EMV
3 3 (2.31%) EFT
4 2 (1.54%) AS400
5 1 (0.77%) iPad
5 1 (0.77%) iPhone
5 1 (0.77%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.92%) Windows
2 12 (9.23%) Linux
3 8 (6.15%) UNIX
3 8 (6.15%) AIX
4 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.92%) Scrum
2 33 (25.38%) TDD
3 31 (23.85%) MVC
4 23 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (16.92%) Software Engineering
6 18 (13.85%) OO
6 18 (13.85%) ETL
7 17 (13.08%) E-Commerce
7 17 (13.08%) Waterfall
8 15 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (9.23%) Web Development
10 11 (8.46%) Project Management
10 11 (8.46%) OOP
11 10 (7.69%) Data Transformation
12 8 (6.15%) Migration
12 8 (6.15%) Software Architecture
12 8 (6.15%) Time Management
13 7 (5.38%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (5.38%) Unit Testing
13 7 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 81 (62.31%) C#
2 78 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 52 (40.00%) SQL
4 36 (27.69%) VB.NET
5 34 (26.15%) Java
6 26 (20.00%) VB
7 15 (11.54%) VB6
7 15 (11.54%) PHP
8 13 (10.00%) C
9 10 (7.69%) C++
10 9 (6.92%) Groovy
10 9 (6.92%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.08%) PowerHouse
12 3 (2.31%) VBA
13 2 (1.54%) XAML
13 2 (1.54%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.77%) PHP5
14 1 (0.77%) VBScript
14 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.77%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 17 (13.08%) Degree
2 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
1 3 (2.31%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 46 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.77%) JBoss
3 8 (6.15%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.15%) Sunopsis
4 7 (5.38%) Business Objects
5 6 (4.62%) Oracle
5 6 (4.62%) Perforce
6 4 (3.08%) HP
6 4 (3.08%) Adobe
6 4 (3.08%) hybris
7 2 (1.54%) IBM
7 2 (1.54%) Trapeze
8 1 (0.77%) XMPie
8 1 (0.77%) Progress
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