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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 7 15 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 65 39 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 15.55% 9.01% 26.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.06% 9.49% 26.57%
Number of salaries quoted 57 35 92
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
381 411 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 91.15% 94.92% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 339 329 307
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 24 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 64 (49.61%) JavaScript
2 59 (45.74%) .NET
3 57 (44.19%) SQL Server
4 52 (40.31%) Web Services
5 50 (38.76%) C#
6 45 (34.88%) HTML
7 41 (31.78%) Java
7 41 (31.78%) ASP.NET
8 40 (31.01%) XML
9 38 (29.46%) SQL
10 36 (27.91%) jQuery
11 28 (21.71%) Software Engineering
11 28 (21.71%) Web Development
12 27 (20.93%) WCF
13 26 (20.16%) Relational Database
14 25 (19.38%) PHP
14 25 (19.38%) JSP
14 25 (19.38%) Linux
15 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
16 23 (17.83%) CSS
17 22 (17.05%) Visual Studio
18 20 (15.50%) Struts
18 20 (15.50%) MVC
19 19 (14.73%) Scrum
19 19 (14.73%) JBoss
19 19 (14.73%) XSLT
19 19 (14.73%) Ajax
20 18 (13.95%) Windows
21 17 (13.18%) JSF
21 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (12.40%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (9.30%) IIS
2 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.30%) Apache
2 12 (9.30%) SharePoint Server
3 10 (7.75%) CMS
4 7 (5.43%) WebSphere
4 7 (5.43%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.88%) Papyrus
6 2 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.55%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.78%) WordPress
7 1 (0.78%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.43%) MS Office
3 2 (1.55%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Exstream
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) Intranet
2 6 (4.65%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.16%) Relational Database
3 15 (11.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (10.85%) DB2
5 13 (10.08%) MySQL
6 12 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (7.75%) RDBMS
8 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.33%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 3 (2.33%) InterBase
12 1 (0.78%) SQLite
12 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (17.05%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.20%) Eclipse
4 7 (5.43%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.88%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.88%) Subversion
6 2 (1.55%) JUnit
6 2 (1.55%) MyEclipse
7 1 (0.78%) Xcode
7 1 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (11.63%) Finance
2 10 (7.75%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.20%) Front Office
4 4 (3.10%) Retail
5 3 (2.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (45.74%) .NET
2 52 (40.31%) Web Services
3 45 (34.88%) HTML
4 41 (31.78%) ASP.NET
5 40 (31.01%) XML
6 36 (27.91%) jQuery
7 27 (20.93%) WCF
8 25 (19.38%) JSP
9 23 (17.83%) CSS
10 20 (15.50%) Struts
11 19 (14.73%) XSLT
11 19 (14.73%) Ajax
12 17 (13.18%) JSF
13 16 (12.40%) Java EE
14 12 (9.30%) ICEfaces
15 11 (8.53%) HTML5
15 11 (8.53%) SOAP
16 10 (7.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 9 (6.98%) XHTML
18 8 (6.20%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) Computer Science
1 10 (7.75%) Open Source
2 8 (6.20%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.10%) EFT
3 4 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.55%) AS400
5 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) iPhone
6 1 (0.78%) Animation
6 1 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.38%) Linux
2 18 (13.95%) Windows
3 14 (10.85%) UNIX
4 13 (10.08%) AIX
5 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.71%) Software Engineering
1 28 (21.71%) Web Development
2 20 (15.50%) MVC
3 19 (14.73%) Scrum
4 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.40%) ETL
6 13 (10.08%) E-Commerce
7 12 (9.30%) Migration
8 11 (8.53%) TDD
8 11 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.53%) OO
9 8 (6.20%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.65%) Workflow
10 6 (4.65%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.65%) Data Transformation
11 5 (3.88%) OOP
12 4 (3.10%) SOA
12 4 (3.10%) Project Management
12 4 (3.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (49.61%) JavaScript
2 50 (38.76%) C#
3 41 (31.78%) Java
4 38 (29.46%) SQL
5 25 (19.38%) PHP
6 15 (11.63%) Perl
7 11 (8.53%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.10%) Python
8 4 (3.10%) C
8 4 (3.10%) Groovy
9 3 (2.33%) Ruby
9 3 (2.33%) PowerHouse
9 3 (2.33%) VBA
9 3 (2.33%) C++
9 3 (2.33%) Delphi
10 2 (1.55%) VB
10 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.78%) PHP5
11 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (10.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.73%) JBoss
3 10 (7.75%) Sunopsis
4 9 (6.98%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.20%) Oracle
6 5 (3.88%) HP
7 3 (2.33%) hybris
7 3 (2.33%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.55%) IBM
8 2 (1.55%) Trapeze
9 1 (0.78%) Zend
9 1 (0.78%) Adobe
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