The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 67 46 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 21.07% 17.83% 16.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.48% 19.01% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 47
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £62,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
298 242 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.71% 93.80% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 190 211 288
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Developer
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Middlesex region.

Developer Salary Trend in Middlesex

Developer
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 59 (46.46%) SQL
2 55 (43.31%) Java
3 54 (42.52%) JavaScript
4 52 (40.94%) HTML
5 49 (38.58%) Ajax
6 47 (37.01%) jQuery
6 47 (37.01%) XML
7 41 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (30.71%) Oracle
9 37 (29.13%) MySQL
10 36 (28.35%) CSS
10 36 (28.35%) Perl
11 31 (24.41%) .NET
12 30 (23.62%) PHP
13 28 (22.05%) MVC
13 28 (22.05%) HTML5
14 26 (20.47%) Web Services
15 25 (19.69%) SQL Server
16 23 (18.11%) OO
16 23 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (17.32%) C#
18 21 (16.54%) Web Development
19 20 (15.75%) ASP.NET
19 20 (15.75%) OOP
20 19 (14.96%) Subversion
20 19 (14.96%) CSS3
21 18 (14.17%) JSON
22 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
23 15 (11.81%) Scrum
24 13 (10.24%) LAMP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 13 (10.24%) Apache
2 8 (6.30%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (5.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.15%) ColdFusion
4 4 (3.15%) Railo
4 4 (3.15%) Facebook Platform
5 3 (2.36%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.57%) IIS
6 2 (1.57%) WordPress
7 1 (0.79%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.79%) Node.js
7 1 (0.79%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.79%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.79%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) HTTP
1 3 (2.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.13%) MySQL
2 25 (19.69%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.72%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 19 (14.96%) Subversion
2 12 (9.45%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.15%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.15%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.79%) Firebug
5 1 (0.79%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.79%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.79%) Sublime Text
General
1 13 (10.24%) Marketing
2 3 (2.36%) Retail
3 1 (0.79%) Games
3 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.79%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (40.94%) HTML
2 49 (38.58%) Ajax
3 47 (37.01%) jQuery
3 47 (37.01%) XML
4 36 (28.35%) CSS
5 31 (24.41%) .NET
6 28 (22.05%) HTML5
7 26 (20.47%) Web Services
8 20 (15.75%) ASP.NET
9 19 (14.96%) CSS3
10 18 (14.17%) JSON
11 13 (10.24%) LAMP
12 11 (8.66%) XSL
12 11 (8.66%) XSLT
12 11 (8.66%) J2EE
13 10 (7.87%) WCF
14 9 (7.09%) JSP
15 8 (6.30%) REST
16 6 (4.72%) Middleware
17 5 (3.94%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.72%) Animation
3 5 (3.94%) Open Source
3 5 (3.94%) W3C
4 4 (3.15%) Social Media
5 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.79%) iPhone
5 1 (0.79%) User Experience
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.79%) EPoS
5 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Windows
1 12 (9.45%) Linux
2 8 (6.30%) UNIX
2 8 (6.30%) Android
2 8 (6.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.05%) MVC
3 23 (18.11%) OO
4 21 (16.54%) Web Development
5 20 (15.75%) OOP
6 15 (11.81%) Scrum
7 12 (9.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (5.51%) OOD
8 7 (5.51%) Logistics
9 6 (4.72%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.72%) TDD
9 6 (4.72%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.72%) UML
10 5 (3.94%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.94%) iOS Development
10 5 (3.94%) SOA
11 4 (3.15%) Workflow
11 4 (3.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (3.15%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.15%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (46.46%) SQL
2 55 (43.31%) Java
3 54 (42.52%) JavaScript
4 36 (28.35%) Perl
5 30 (23.62%) PHP
6 22 (17.32%) C#
7 10 (7.87%) Objective-C
8 8 (6.30%) C++
9 6 (4.72%) PHP5
10 5 (3.94%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.94%) UniBasic
11 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.15%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.15%) Python
12 3 (2.36%) C
13 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.57%) ABAP
13 2 (1.57%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.79%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 10 (7.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.09%) Degree
3 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.15%) MCSE
3 4 (3.15%) MCPD
4 1 (0.79%) HND
4 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (30.71%) Oracle
2 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.94%) Twitter
3 5 (3.94%) Facebook
3 5 (3.94%) Adobe
3 5 (3.94%) Redback
4 4 (3.15%) IBM
5 3 (2.36%) Zend
5 3 (2.36%) ESRI
6 2 (1.57%) SAP
6 2 (1.57%) Marketo
7 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.79%) Talend
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago