The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5774 6335 5932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.84% 27.97% 26.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.33% 29.44% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5142 5652 5381
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey 0 1269 £45,000 - 143
Berkshire +5 1067 £47,500 +14.45% 150
Hampshire 0 1038 £40,000 +6.66% 124
Buckinghamshire 0 575 £40,000 +6.66% 63
East Sussex 0 472 £40,000 - 45
Kent 0 465 £38,000 -5.00% 45
Oxfordshire 0 444 £42,000 +16.66% 90
West Sussex -1 315 £44,000 +3.52% 42
Middlesex +2 74 £42,500 - 5
Sussex -3 12 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Isle of Wight +4 7 £22,500 -15.09% 2
Thames Valley - 5 £65,000 -
Home Counties -7 1 £50,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 5555 (47.16%) JavaScript
2 5298 (44.98%) .NET
3 5257 (44.63%) C#
4 5046 (42.84%) HTML
5 4482 (38.05%) CSS
6 4466 (37.92%) SQL
7 4331 (36.77%) Agile Software Development
8 4209 (35.74%) SQL Server
9 3628 (30.80%) ASP.NET
10 3624 (30.77%) MVC
11 3128 (26.56%) jQuery
12 2567 (21.79%) Java
13 1974 (16.76%) Microsoft
14 1906 (16.18%) HTML5
15 1904 (16.17%) XML
16 1875 (15.92%) TDD
17 1815 (15.41%) ASP.NET MVC
18 1723 (14.63%) Finance
19 1695 (14.39%) Degree
20 1692 (14.37%) OO
21 1674 (14.21%) Web Services
22 1649 (14.00%) PHP
23 1538 (13.06%) MySQL
24 1529 (12.98%) Scrum
25 1463 (12.42%) Linux
26 1401 (11.90%) Software Engineering
27 1364 (11.58%) Windows
28 1291 (10.96%) Git (software)
29 1236 (10.49%) T-SQL
30 1217 (10.33%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 625 (5.31%) Node.js
2 542 (4.60%) Apache
3 521 (4.42%) CMS
4 427 (3.63%) Tomcat
5 347 (2.95%) SharePoint
6 337 (2.86%) WordPress
7 268 (2.28%) IIS
8 229 (1.94%) JBoss
9 203 (1.72%) Drupal
10 180 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
11 177 (1.50%) WebLogic
12 131 (1.11%) WebSphere
13 119 (1.01%) Umbraco
14 114 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
15 94 (0.80%) Joomla!
16 80 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
17 65 (0.55%) Apache Solr
18 58 (0.49%) SAS
19 54 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
20 53 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 945 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 178 (1.51%) Photoshop
3 95 (0.81%) MS Office
4 89 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 79 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 75 (0.64%) PowerPivot
7 24 (0.20%) Fireworks
8 22 (0.19%) MS Visio
9 16 (0.14%) InDesign
10 12 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
10 12 (0.10%) InfoPath
11 10 (0.085%) Adobe After Effects
12 8 (0.068%) OmniGraffle
12 8 (0.068%) Adobe Captivate
13 7 (0.059%) Mingle
14 6 (0.051%) Final Cut Pro
15 5 (0.042%) Quicktime
16 4 (0.034%) Acrobat
16 4 (0.034%) Adobe Premiere
17 3 (0.025%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 100 (0.85%) Magento
2 99 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 92 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
4 78 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
5 60 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 53 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 45 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
8 35 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
9 32 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
10 29 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
11 25 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
11 25 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
11 25 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
11 25 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
12 21 (0.18%) HFM
13 18 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
13 18 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
14 16 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
15 14 (0.12%) SAP CRM
16 8 (0.068%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 331 (2.81%) SaaS
2 268 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 213 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
4 52 (0.44%) GitHub
5 37 (0.31%) Office 365
6 36 (0.31%) PaaS
6 36 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 34 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 31 (0.26%) Google Analytics
9 24 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
10 20 (0.17%) Force.com
10 20 (0.17%) Google App Engine
11 17 (0.14%) Heroku
12 14 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
13 11 (0.093%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.042%) AWS OpsWorks
14 5 (0.042%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.042%) Rackspace Cloud
14 5 (0.042%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.017%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 233 (1.98%) HTTP
2 215 (1.83%) Internet
3 116 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 77 (0.65%) SMTP
5 71 (0.60%) DNS
6 57 (0.48%) Intranet
7 45 (0.38%) Broadband
8 42 (0.36%) LDAP
9 35 (0.30%) Wireless
10 32 (0.27%) Bluetooth
11 31 (0.26%) Network Security
12 26 (0.22%) SSL
13 17 (0.14%) RFID
13 17 (0.14%) AMQP
14 16 (0.14%) Firewall
14 16 (0.14%) CTI
15 13 (0.11%) SAN
15 13 (0.11%) Extranet
15 13 (0.11%) NFC
16 12 (0.10%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4209 (35.74%) SQL Server
2 1538 (13.06%) MySQL
3 748 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 733 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 644 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 555 (4.71%) NoSQL
7 529 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 517 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
9 487 (4.13%) Relational Database
10 364 (3.09%) MongoDB
11 314 (2.67%) Oracle Database
12 276 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 274 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 235 (2.00%) Big Data
15 204 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
16 158 (1.34%) RDBMS
17 151 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 133 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
19 121 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
20 112 (0.95%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1291 (10.96%) Git (software)
2 921 (7.82%) Visual Studio
3 761 (6.46%) Subversion
4 598 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 470 (3.99%) NUnit
6 423 (3.59%) Eclipse
7 344 (2.92%) Maven
8 341 (2.90%) Jenkins
9 283 (2.40%) JIRA
10 280 (2.38%) Selenium
11 277 (2.35%) Rhino Mocks
12 251 (2.13%) Moq
13 243 (2.06%) JUnit
14 204 (1.73%) Ant
15 189 (1.60%) MSTest
16 181 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
17 167 (1.42%) ReSharper
18 156 (1.32%) Grunt
19 154 (1.31%) PHPUnit
20 99 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 1723 (14.63%) Finance
2 561 (4.76%) Marketing
3 508 (4.31%) Telecoms
4 356 (3.02%) Retail
5 228 (1.94%) Banking
6 214 (1.82%) Games
7 202 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 161 (1.37%) Advertising
9 117 (0.99%) Automotive
10 110 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 95 (0.81%) Electronics
12 94 (0.80%) Publishing
13 80 (0.68%) Legal
14 59 (0.50%) Aerospace
15 57 (0.48%) Back Office
16 43 (0.37%) Law
17 38 (0.32%) Investment Banking
18 31 (0.26%) Multimedia
19 30 (0.25%) Local Government
20 18 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5298 (44.98%) .NET
2 5046 (42.84%) HTML
3 4482 (38.05%) CSS
4 3628 (30.80%) ASP.NET
5 3128 (26.56%) jQuery
6 1906 (16.18%) HTML5
7 1904 (16.17%) XML
8 1815 (15.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1674 (14.21%) Web Services
10 1217 (10.33%) WCF
11 1187 (10.08%) AngularJS
12 1171 (9.94%) .NET Framework
13 1129 (9.59%) CSS3
14 1012 (8.59%) Ajax
15 937 (7.96%) Spring
16 787 (6.68%) JSON
17 690 (5.86%) REST
18 679 (5.76%) J2EE
19 646 (5.48%) Hibernate
20 640 (5.43%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1012 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 743 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 560 (4.75%) Mobile App
4 515 (4.37%) User Experience
5 336 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
6 256 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 244 (2.07%) Inversion of Control
8 194 (1.65%) Social Media
9 187 (1.59%) Client/Server
10 134 (1.14%) Data Integration
11 118 (1.00%) Visualisation
12 115 (0.98%) Algorithms
13 102 (0.87%) Social Network
14 101 (0.86%) Data Structures
15 94 (0.80%) iPhone
16 92 (0.78%) Clustering
17 91 (0.77%) W3C
18 84 (0.71%) N-Tier
18 84 (0.71%) iPad
19 80 (0.68%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1463 (12.42%) Linux
2 1364 (11.58%) Windows
3 677 (5.75%) UNIX
4 606 (5.15%) Android
5 537 (4.56%) Apple iOS
6 108 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 94 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 87 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 50 (0.42%) Windows 8
9 50 (0.42%) Windows Phone
10 49 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
11 41 (0.35%) Mac OS X
12 38 (0.32%) Windows 7
13 35 (0.30%) Ubuntu
14 34 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
15 33 (0.28%) Debian
15 33 (0.28%) AIX
16 21 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
17 18 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4331 (36.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3624 (30.77%) MVC
3 1875 (15.92%) TDD
4 1692 (14.37%) OO
5 1529 (12.98%) Scrum
6 1401 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 956 (8.12%) Web Development
8 906 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 820 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
10 771 (6.55%) SDLC
11 722 (6.13%) Unit Testing
12 688 (5.84%) OOP
13 591 (5.02%) BDD
14 589 (5.00%) E-Commerce
15 520 (4.42%) Web Application Development
16 456 (3.87%) ETL
17 434 (3.68%) OOD
18 414 (3.52%) Open Source
19 402 (3.41%) UML
20 376 (3.19%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5555 (47.16%) JavaScript
2 5257 (44.63%) C#
3 4466 (37.92%) SQL
4 2567 (21.79%) Java
5 1649 (14.00%) PHP
6 1236 (10.49%) T-SQL
7 936 (7.95%) VB.NET
8 904 (7.68%) C++
9 586 (4.98%) Python
10 562 (4.77%) Ruby
11 488 (4.14%) PL/SQL
12 420 (3.57%) VB
13 370 (3.14%) C
14 250 (2.12%) Objective-C
15 208 (1.77%) Perl
16 194 (1.65%) PHP5
17 153 (1.30%) VB6
18 106 (0.90%) VBA
19 94 (0.80%) Bash Shell
20 91 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1695 (14.39%) Degree
2 165 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 134 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 127 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 31 (0.26%) HND
6 30 (0.25%) Sun Certification
7 20 (0.17%) PhD
8 17 (0.14%) MCAD
9 16 (0.14%) MCSE
9 16 (0.14%) DV Cleared
10 15 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
11 14 (0.12%) MCP
12 13 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (0.093%) CCNP
13 11 (0.093%) OCPJP
14 9 (0.076%) ISTQB
14 9 (0.076%) MCPD
14 9 (0.076%) Siebel Certification
15 8 (0.068%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.068%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 347 (2.95%) QA
2 43 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 20 (0.17%) GAMP
4 19 (0.16%) WCAG
5 16 (0.14%) HL7
6 13 (0.11%) SLA
7 9 (0.076%) Section 508
8 7 (0.059%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.042%) WAI
9 5 (0.042%) DICOM
9 5 (0.042%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.008%) Solvency II
System Software
1 48 (0.41%) Active Directory
2 34 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
3 30 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.14%) Docker
5 11 (0.093%) Time Sharing Option
6 9 (0.076%) iptables
7 7 (0.059%) Varnish
8 6 (0.051%) Firmware
8 6 (0.051%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.042%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.034%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.025%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.017%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.017%) Hyper-V
13 1 (0.008%) vSphere
13 1 (0.008%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.008%) Cronacle
13 1 (0.008%) Kamailio
13 1 (0.008%) vCloud
13 1 (0.008%) KVM
Systems Management
1 109 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 96 (0.82%) Puppet
3 37 (0.31%) Ansible
4 24 (0.20%) Capistrano
5 23 (0.20%) Nagios
6 16 (0.14%) Vagrant
7 13 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (0.076%) cPanel
9 6 (0.051%) SCCM
10 5 (0.042%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.042%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.034%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 4 (0.034%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.034%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.025%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 3 (0.025%) StatsD
12 3 (0.025%) logstash
13 2 (0.017%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 2 (0.017%) Control-M
13 2 (0.017%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1974 (16.76%) Microsoft
2 1141 (9.69%) Oracle
3 352 (2.99%) Zend
4 246 (2.09%) Google
5 183 (1.55%) Adobe
6 178 (1.51%) Twitter
7 163 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
8 154 (1.31%) Facebook
9 143 (1.21%) SAP
10 142 (1.21%) Cognos
11 134 (1.14%) Sitecore
12 130 (1.10%) IBM
13 119 (1.01%) Apple
14 101 (0.86%) Red Hat
15 85 (0.72%) Informatica
15 85 (0.72%) Xamarin
16 76 (0.65%) hybris
17 69 (0.59%) Tableau
18 43 (0.37%) VMware
19 41 (0.35%) Telerik
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