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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 82 80 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 23.70% 22.54% 19.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.85% 23.67% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 59 79 69
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
330 338 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 95.38% 95.21% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 247 313 351
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,500
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 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 102 (70.83%) .NET
2 95 (65.97%) C#
3 89 (61.81%) ASP.NET
4 86 (59.72%) JavaScript
5 84 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 69 (47.92%) SQL
6 69 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (47.22%) HTML
8 66 (45.83%) Microsoft
9 49 (34.03%) TDD
10 46 (31.94%) MVC
11 45 (31.25%) Scrum
12 42 (29.17%) Web Services
13 41 (28.47%) Visual Studio
14 40 (27.78%) WCF
15 39 (27.08%) XML
16 37 (25.69%) VB.NET
17 35 (24.31%) Team Foundation Server
18 34 (23.61%) OO
19 33 (22.92%) TeamCity
20 31 (21.53%) jQuery
20 31 (21.53%) E-Commerce
20 31 (21.53%) Java
21 29 (20.14%) VB
22 28 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
23 27 (18.75%) Windows
23 27 (18.75%) OOP
24 25 (17.36%) Git (software)
24 25 (17.36%) ASP.NET MVC
25 23 (15.97%) CMS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 23 (15.97%) CMS
2 16 (11.11%) NServiceBus
3 13 (9.03%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.56%) JBoss
4 8 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (4.86%) IIS
5 7 (4.86%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (4.86%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.08%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.39%) Mule
7 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.69%) Node.js
8 1 (0.69%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 23 (15.97%) MS Office
2 16 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (10.42%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (6.94%) Cognos Planning
3 5 (3.47%) Agresso
4 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (9.72%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (9.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.39%) MySQL
10 1 (0.69%) DB2
10 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (28.47%) Visual Studio
2 35 (24.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (22.92%) TeamCity
4 25 (17.36%) Git (software)
5 22 (15.28%) JIRA
6 16 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
6 16 (11.11%) FinalBuilder
6 16 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 16 (11.11%) Jasmine
6 16 (11.11%) NSubstitute
6 16 (11.11%) Log4Net
6 16 (11.11%) NUnit
7 11 (7.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (6.25%) Subversion
9 1 (0.69%) Maven
General
1 22 (15.28%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Retail
3 8 (5.56%) Banking
4 7 (4.86%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.17%) Marketing
6 4 (2.78%) Legal
7 2 (1.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (70.83%) .NET
2 89 (61.81%) ASP.NET
3 68 (47.22%) HTML
4 42 (29.17%) Web Services
5 40 (27.78%) WCF
6 39 (27.08%) XML
7 31 (21.53%) jQuery
8 25 (17.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (14.58%) COM
10 19 (13.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (12.50%) CSS
12 17 (11.81%) HTML5
13 16 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
13 16 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
14 15 (10.42%) .NET Framework
15 10 (6.94%) XSLT
16 8 (5.56%) JSP
16 8 (5.56%) WSDL
17 7 (4.86%) J2EE
17 7 (4.86%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.47%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.39%) EMV
4 2 (1.39%) EFT
5 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.69%) iPhone
5 1 (0.69%) iPad
5 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.75%) Windows
2 4 (2.78%) UNIX
3 3 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (34.03%) TDD
3 46 (31.94%) MVC
4 45 (31.25%) Scrum
5 34 (23.61%) OO
6 31 (21.53%) E-Commerce
7 27 (18.75%) OOP
8 19 (13.19%) BDD
9 13 (9.03%) Waterfall
10 12 (8.33%) Software Engineering
11 10 (6.94%) Project Management
12 6 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (4.17%) Time Management
12 6 (4.17%) Software Architecture
13 5 (3.47%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (3.47%) Data Analysis
13 5 (3.47%) BCP
14 4 (2.78%) ERP
14 4 (2.78%) ETL
14 4 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (65.97%) C#
2 86 (59.72%) JavaScript
3 69 (47.92%) SQL
4 37 (25.69%) VB.NET
5 31 (21.53%) Java
6 29 (20.14%) VB
7 18 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 18 (12.50%) VB6
8 16 (11.11%) Ruby
9 14 (9.72%) C++
10 11 (7.64%) C
11 7 (4.86%) T-SQL
12 6 (4.17%) PHP
13 5 (3.47%) Groovy
14 2 (1.39%) XAML
15 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (13.19%) Degree
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (11.11%) logstash
2 1 (0.69%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 66 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.42%) IBM
2 15 (10.42%) Cognos
3 11 (7.64%) Oracle
4 8 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 7 (4.86%) Sitecore
6 6 (4.17%) Perforce
7 3 (2.08%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.08%) Progress
7 3 (2.08%) Adobe
8 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.69%) XMPie
9 1 (0.69%) hybris
9 1 (0.69%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.69%) SAP
9 1 (0.69%) Siebel
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