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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 12 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 46.15% 40.00% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.15% 40.00% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Average salary £44,500 £32,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.92% -33.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
26 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 13
Average salary £42,500 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Royston

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) C++
3 14 (45.16%) .NET
4 13 (41.94%) Java
5 12 (38.71%) Windows
6 11 (35.48%) Linux
6 11 (35.48%) Chemistry
7 10 (32.26%) MVC
8 8 (25.81%) QA
8 8 (25.81%) Web Development
8 8 (25.81%) Mac OS X
8 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
8 8 (25.81%) Qt
9 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) Servlets
10 6 (19.35%) Web Services
10 6 (19.35%) C#
10 6 (19.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (19.35%) Apache
10 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
10 6 (19.35%) Marketing
10 6 (19.35%) Scrum
10 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (19.35%) Subversion
10 6 (19.35%) Spring
10 6 (19.35%) JPA
11 5 (16.13%) Spring MVC
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (12.90%) OpenLink

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (19.35%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.68%) Lync
4 1 (3.23%) ArchestrA
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
1 6 (19.35%) Subversion
General
1 6 (19.35%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
2 8 (25.81%) Qt
3 6 (19.35%) JPA
3 6 (19.35%) Servlets
3 6 (19.35%) Web Services
3 6 (19.35%) Spring
4 5 (16.13%) Spring MVC
5 4 (12.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.45%) jQuery
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) XSD
6 2 (6.45%) XSLT
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.23%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Chemistry
2 4 (12.90%) iSeries
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) LIMS
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Mac OS X
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) MVC
2 8 (25.81%) Web Development
3 6 (19.35%) Scrum
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
4 4 (12.90%) OO
5 3 (9.68%) SDLC
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) Information Management
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) C++
3 13 (41.94%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) OpenLink
2 4 (12.90%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (12.90%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Wonderware