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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 8 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 67 46 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 15.40% 13.29% 24.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.11% 13.90% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 60 39 94
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
416 331 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 95.63% 95.66% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 330 288 354
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 98 (68.06%) .NET
2 94 (65.28%) C#
3 93 (64.58%) SQL Server
4 87 (60.42%) JavaScript
5 85 (59.03%) ASP.NET
6 61 (42.36%) HTML
7 58 (40.28%) SQL
8 56 (38.89%) Microsoft
9 54 (37.50%) Visual Studio
10 48 (33.33%) Web Services
11 46 (31.94%) WCF
12 42 (29.17%) XML
12 42 (29.17%) VB.NET
13 41 (28.47%) Scrum
13 41 (28.47%) TDD
14 38 (26.39%) Windows
15 37 (25.69%) MVC
16 35 (24.31%) Java
17 32 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
18 31 (21.53%) SQL Server 2008
19 29 (20.14%) jQuery
19 29 (20.14%) SQL Server 2005
19 29 (20.14%) VB
20 28 (19.44%) TeamCity
21 27 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
21 27 (18.75%) CSS
22 24 (16.67%) CMS
23 23 (15.97%) OO
23 23 (15.97%) E-Commerce
24 20 (13.89%) MS Excel

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (16.67%) CMS
2 18 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 17 (11.81%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (10.42%) IIS
5 14 (9.72%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (4.17%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.78%) NServiceBus
8 2 (1.39%) Papyrus
8 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.39%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 20 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (1.39%) Exstream
1 2 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.39%) Intranet
3 1 (0.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (64.58%) SQL Server
2 31 (21.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (20.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 17 (11.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (9.72%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (6.94%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (6.94%) RDBMS
9 7 (4.86%) DB2
10 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.08%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.39%) MySQL
12 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 32 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (19.44%) TeamCity
4 15 (10.42%) Git (software)
5 14 (9.72%) Subversion
6 10 (6.94%) JIRA
6 10 (6.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.78%) NUnit
7 4 (2.78%) SpecFlow
7 4 (2.78%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (2.78%) FinalBuilder
7 4 (2.78%) Log4Net
7 4 (2.78%) NSubstitute
8 1 (0.69%) Maven
General
1 16 (11.11%) Finance
2 14 (9.72%) Retail
3 12 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.86%) Banking
4 7 (4.86%) Marketing
5 2 (1.39%) Legal
5 2 (1.39%) Front Office
6 1 (0.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (68.06%) .NET
2 85 (59.03%) ASP.NET
3 61 (42.36%) HTML
4 48 (33.33%) Web Services
5 46 (31.94%) WCF
6 42 (29.17%) XML
7 29 (20.14%) jQuery
8 27 (18.75%) CSS
9 20 (13.89%) XSLT
9 20 (13.89%) JSP
10 18 (12.50%) .NET Framework
11 13 (9.03%) WSDL
11 13 (9.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (7.64%) COM
13 10 (6.94%) HTML5
14 9 (6.25%) XHTML
15 8 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (5.56%) Ajax
15 8 (5.56%) XSL
16 7 (4.86%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.08%) EMV
4 3 (2.08%) EFT
5 2 (1.39%) AS400
6 1 (0.69%) EPoS
6 1 (0.69%) iPad
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.39%) Windows
2 10 (6.94%) Linux
3 8 (5.56%) UNIX
4 6 (4.17%) AIX
5 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.47%) Scrum
1 41 (28.47%) TDD
2 37 (25.69%) MVC
3 27 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (15.97%) OO
4 23 (15.97%) E-Commerce
5 19 (13.19%) Software Engineering
6 17 (11.81%) Waterfall
7 16 (11.11%) ETL
8 14 (9.72%) OOP
9 13 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (7.64%) Project Management
11 10 (6.94%) Web Development
11 10 (6.94%) Data Transformation
12 9 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (5.56%) Time Management
13 8 (5.56%) Software Architecture
14 6 (4.17%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.17%) Workflow
14 6 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 94 (65.28%) C#
2 87 (60.42%) JavaScript
3 58 (40.28%) SQL
4 42 (29.17%) VB.NET
5 35 (24.31%) Java
6 29 (20.14%) VB
7 18 (12.50%) VB6
8 14 (9.72%) PHP
9 13 (9.03%) C
10 11 (7.64%) C++
11 9 (6.25%) T-SQL
11 9 (6.25%) Groovy
12 6 (4.17%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.78%) Ruby
14 3 (2.08%) VBA
15 2 (1.39%) PowerHouse
15 2 (1.39%) XAML
16 1 (0.69%) VBScript
16 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (11.81%) Degree
2 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.47%) SLA
2 3 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.78%) logstash
2 1 (0.69%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 56 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.33%) JBoss
3 10 (6.94%) Business Objects
4 7 (4.86%) Oracle
5 6 (4.17%) Sunopsis
5 6 (4.17%) Perforce
5 6 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.78%) hybris
6 4 (2.78%) IBM
7 3 (2.08%) Adobe
8 2 (1.39%) Cognos
8 2 (1.39%) Progress
8 2 (1.39%) HP
9 1 (0.69%) XMPie
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