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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 81 48 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 20.77% 12.34% 13.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.07% 13.33% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 64 42 62
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
367 360 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.10% 92.54% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 255 326 400
Average salary £43,250 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.97% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 27 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 63 (51.22%) .NET
2 57 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 57 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 50 (40.65%) C#
3 50 (40.65%) HTML
3 50 (40.65%) ASP.NET
3 50 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (39.02%) MVC
5 37 (30.08%) E-Commerce
6 35 (28.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (26.02%) Microsoft
8 31 (25.20%) SQL
9 30 (24.39%) jQuery
10 27 (21.95%) TDD
11 26 (21.14%) Scrum
12 25 (20.33%) Java
13 24 (19.51%) CSS
14 23 (18.70%) Web Services
15 21 (17.07%) Finance
15 21 (17.07%) Git (software)
16 20 (16.26%) BDD
17 18 (14.63%) TeamCity
18 17 (13.82%) J2EE
18 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
19 16 (13.01%) XML
19 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
20 15 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
20 15 (12.20%) COM
20 15 (12.20%) OO
21 14 (11.38%) SQL Server 2008

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (8.13%) NServiceBus
2 8 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.50%) JBoss
3 7 (5.69%) CMS
4 6 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.88%) Mule
5 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.44%) Node.js
6 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.81%) Drupal
7 1 (0.81%) Moodle
7 1 (0.81%) MQSeries
Applications
1 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.69%) MS Office
3 3 (2.44%) MS Project
3 3 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Cognos TM1
2 7 (5.69%) Cognos Planning
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.63%) Agresso
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.81%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.44%) SaaS
4 2 (1.63%) Office 365
5 1 (0.81%) Force.com
5 1 (0.81%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (10.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (8.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (8.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.07%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.44%) OLAP
8 3 (2.44%) MySQL
8 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.44%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.63%) TeamCity
3 15 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (10.57%) NUnit
5 10 (8.13%) JIRA
5 10 (8.13%) Log4Net
5 10 (8.13%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (8.13%) FinalBuilder
5 10 (8.13%) SpecFlow
5 10 (8.13%) Jasmine
5 10 (8.13%) NSubstitute
6 7 (5.69%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.44%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.44%) Axure RP
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.81%) Selenium
9 1 (0.81%) Subversion
9 1 (0.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 21 (17.07%) Finance
2 6 (4.88%) Banking
2 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.25%) Marketing
4 2 (1.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (51.22%) .NET
2 50 (40.65%) ASP.NET
2 50 (40.65%) HTML
3 35 (28.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (24.39%) jQuery
5 24 (19.51%) CSS
6 23 (18.70%) Web Services
7 17 (13.82%) J2EE
8 16 (13.01%) XML
9 15 (12.20%) COM
10 14 (11.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (10.57%) HTML5
12 12 (9.76%) WCF
12 12 (9.76%) Spring
12 12 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (8.13%) Castle Windsor
13 10 (8.13%) .NET Framework
14 9 (7.32%) MDX
15 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (4.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.76%) User Experience
2 5 (4.07%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.63%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.81%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.25%) Linux
2 2 (1.63%) Android
2 2 (1.63%) UNIX
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
3 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (39.02%) MVC
3 37 (30.08%) E-Commerce
4 27 (21.95%) TDD
5 26 (21.14%) Scrum
6 20 (16.26%) BDD
7 15 (12.20%) OO
8 14 (11.38%) Web Development
9 13 (10.57%) OOP
10 12 (9.76%) ETL
10 12 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (8.94%) Software Engineering
12 10 (8.13%) Analytics
13 9 (7.32%) Data Modelling
14 6 (4.88%) Software Architecture
15 5 (4.07%) SEO
16 4 (3.25%) ERP
16 4 (3.25%) Web Analytics
16 4 (3.25%) User Acceptance Testing
16 4 (3.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 57 (46.34%) JavaScript
2 50 (40.65%) C#
3 31 (25.20%) SQL
4 25 (20.33%) Java
5 11 (8.94%) Ruby
5 11 (8.94%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.32%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.88%) C++
8 4 (3.25%) PHP
9 3 (2.44%) VBA
10 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.81%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.81%) SOQL
10 1 (0.81%) SOSL
10 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (8.13%) Degree
2 3 (2.44%) MCP
3 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 10 (8.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 32 (26.02%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.76%) Cognos
3 11 (8.94%) IBM
4 10 (8.13%) Oracle
5 5 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.44%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.63%) SAP
8 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.81%) OpenText
8 1 (0.81%) Endeca
8 1 (0.81%) Infor
8 1 (0.81%) hybris
8 1 (0.81%) Tableau
8 1 (0.81%) Twitter
8 1 (0.81%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.81%) Lumesse
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