The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Royston 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 37.04% - 8.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.04% - 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £47,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £45,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,350 - £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Royston 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
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
27 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 21
Average salary £42,500 £16,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+153.73% -52.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £16,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

Developer
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Developer Salary Trend in Royston

Developer
Salary Histogram in Royston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Royston region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Royston

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) .NET
3 14 (50.00%) Java
4 11 (39.29%) C++
5 10 (35.71%) MVC
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 8 (28.57%) Windows
8 7 (25.00%) C#
8 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (21.43%) Subversion
9 6 (21.43%) Spring
9 6 (21.43%) Scrum
9 6 (21.43%) Marketing
9 6 (21.43%) Chemistry
9 6 (21.43%) Servlets
9 6 (21.43%) Web Services
9 6 (21.43%) Linux
9 6 (21.43%) Apache
9 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 6 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (21.43%) JPA
10 5 (17.86%) Spring MVC
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (17.86%) IBM
10 5 (17.86%) OO
10 5 (17.86%) J2EE
10 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
10 5 (17.86%) Degree

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 6 (21.43%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (10.71%) Lync
5 2 (7.14%) ArchestrA
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
1 6 (21.43%) Subversion
General
1 6 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (21.43%) Servlets
3 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) Spring
3 6 (21.43%) JPA
4 5 (17.86%) Spring MVC
4 5 (17.86%) J2EE
5 3 (10.71%) Qt
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.14%) jQuery
6 2 (7.14%) XML
6 2 (7.14%) XSD
6 2 (7.14%) XSLT
7 1 (3.57%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Chemistry
2 4 (14.29%) iSeries
3 2 (7.14%) LIMS
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) MVC
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
4 5 (17.86%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) Web Development
5 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Information Management
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) C++
4 7 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) C
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.71%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) VB
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) IBM
3 4 (14.29%) OpenLink
3 4 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Wonderware