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 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 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5432 6029 6284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 24.87% 28.01% 27.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.27% 29.48% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4717 5510 5834
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
20681 20449 21581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.68% 94.99% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16309 16863 18474
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 1234 £45,000 +5.88% 179
Hampshire 0 1106 £40,000 +6.66% 181
Berkshire -5 912 £40,000 -5.88% 122
Buckinghamshire -1 520 £38,500 -3.75% 84
East Sussex 0 509 £37,500 +6.38% 40
Oxfordshire 0 471 £40,000 +11.11% 95
West Sussex 0 312 £37,500 -6.25% 33
Kent +1 302 £37,500 -8.53% 60
Middlesex +1 67 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Sussex +3 27 £45,000 -16.27%
Isle of Wight -3 8 £35,000 -12.50% 1
M4 Corridor - 6 £70,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £50,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 5834 (49.86%) JavaScript
2 5783 (49.42%) C#
3 5746 (49.11%) .NET
4 5554 (47.47%) HTML
5 4911 (41.97%) CSS
6 4627 (39.54%) SQL
7 4374 (37.38%) SQL Server
8 4206 (35.95%) ASP.NET
9 3979 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
10 3560 (30.42%) MVC
11 3419 (29.22%) jQuery
12 2659 (22.72%) Java
13 2165 (18.50%) Microsoft
14 2069 (17.68%) Degree
15 2048 (17.50%) OO
16 2044 (17.47%) XML
17 1874 (16.02%) HTML5
18 1869 (15.97%) Web Services
19 1825 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1744 (14.90%) TDD
21 1633 (13.96%) PHP
22 1617 (13.82%) MySQL
23 1534 (13.11%) Software Engineering
24 1421 (12.14%) Linux
25 1402 (11.98%) Scrum
26 1398 (11.95%) Finance
27 1372 (11.73%) WCF
28 1337 (11.43%) Windows
29 1299 (11.10%) CSS3
30 1277 (10.91%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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
1 541 (4.62%) Apache
2 506 (4.32%) IIS
3 504 (4.31%) CMS
4 437 (3.73%) SharePoint
5 433 (3.70%) Node.js
6 377 (3.22%) Tomcat
7 243 (2.08%) Drupal
8 239 (2.04%) WordPress
9 165 (1.41%) Umbraco
10 151 (1.29%) JBoss
11 118 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
12 108 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
13 105 (0.90%) Confluence
14 98 (0.84%) WebLogic
15 92 (0.79%) WebSphere
16 90 (0.77%) Joomla!
17 87 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
18 83 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
19 72 (0.62%) Apache Solr
20 61 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1068 (9.13%) MS Excel
2 300 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 101 (0.86%) MS Office
4 95 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 67 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 35 (0.30%) PowerPivot
7 31 (0.26%) Fireworks
8 16 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 15 (0.13%) InDesign
10 14 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
11 12 (0.10%) MS Visio
12 8 (0.068%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (0.051%) AutoCAD
13 6 (0.051%) ArcView
14 5 (0.043%) Edge Animate
14 5 (0.043%) SPSS
15 4 (0.034%) Adobe Premiere
15 4 (0.034%) MS Project
15 4 (0.034%) DOC1
16 3 (0.026%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 118 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (0.53%) Magento
3 56 (0.48%) Google Analytics
4 55 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 54 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
6 40 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
6 40 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
7 27 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
8 22 (0.19%) WebTrends
9 19 (0.16%) INSURE/90
10 18 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
11 17 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
11 17 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 17 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
11 17 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
12 14 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
13 13 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
14 12 (0.10%) Oracle Assets
15 11 (0.094%) HFM
15 11 (0.094%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 248 (2.12%) SaaS
2 163 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 96 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 63 (0.54%) GitHub
5 32 (0.27%) PaaS
5 32 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (0.21%) Force.com
7 22 (0.19%) Heroku
8 20 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 17 (0.15%) Office 365
10 16 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (0.094%) Google App Engine
12 8 (0.068%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.034%) Route 53
14 3 (0.026%) Pure360
15 2 (0.017%) Trello
15 2 (0.017%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.017%) Rackspace Cloud
16 1 (0.009%) Google Apps
16 1 (0.009%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 403 (3.44%) Internet
2 308 (2.63%) HTTP
3 121 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 111 (0.95%) Intranet
5 49 (0.42%) SAN
6 47 (0.40%) CTI
7 43 (0.37%) DNS
8 41 (0.35%) SSL
9 28 (0.24%) Firewall
10 25 (0.21%) Broadband
10 25 (0.21%) IPv4
10 25 (0.21%) IPv6
10 25 (0.21%) LDAP
11 24 (0.21%) VPN
12 23 (0.20%) Extranet
13 16 (0.14%) Wireless
14 14 (0.12%) HTTPS
14 14 (0.12%) GPRS
14 14 (0.12%) GSM
15 12 (0.10%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4374 (37.38%) SQL Server
2 1617 (13.82%) MySQL
3 786 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 605 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 596 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 514 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 490 (4.19%) Relational Database
8 397 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 347 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
10 333 (2.85%) NoSQL
11 307 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 238 (2.03%) Big Data
13 201 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
14 185 (1.58%) RDBMS
15 174 (1.49%) Oracle Database
16 147 (1.26%) Hadoop
17 144 (1.23%) MongoDB
18 109 (0.93%) RavenDB
19 94 (0.80%) OLAP
20 86 (0.73%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1130 (9.66%) Git (software)
2 1095 (9.36%) Visual Studio
3 825 (7.05%) Subversion
4 574 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 573 (4.90%) NUnit
6 440 (3.76%) Rhino Mocks
7 316 (2.70%) Eclipse
8 292 (2.50%) Maven
9 237 (2.03%) Moq
10 230 (1.97%) JUnit
11 218 (1.86%) Jenkins
12 208 (1.78%) JIRA
13 172 (1.47%) Ant
14 152 (1.30%) TeamCity
15 134 (1.15%) MSTest
16 127 (1.09%) ReSharper
17 119 (1.02%) Selenium
18 107 (0.91%) NCrunch
19 95 (0.81%) Mockito
20 93 (0.79%) Cucumber
General
1 1398 (11.95%) Finance
2 582 (4.97%) Marketing
3 365 (3.12%) Retail
4 310 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 235 (2.01%) Games
6 220 (1.88%) Banking
7 157 (1.34%) Advertising
8 142 (1.21%) Publishing
9 112 (0.96%) Back Office
10 97 (0.83%) Automotive
11 87 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 69 (0.59%) Legal
13 56 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 51 (0.44%) Aerospace
15 43 (0.37%) Investment Banking
16 42 (0.36%) Electronics
17 28 (0.24%) Multimedia
18 22 (0.19%) Financial Institution
19 18 (0.15%) Local Government
20 15 (0.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5746 (49.11%) .NET
2 5554 (47.47%) HTML
3 4911 (41.97%) CSS
4 4206 (35.95%) ASP.NET
5 3419 (29.22%) jQuery
6 2044 (17.47%) XML
7 1874 (16.02%) HTML5
8 1869 (15.97%) Web Services
9 1825 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1372 (11.73%) WCF
11 1299 (11.10%) CSS3
12 1277 (10.91%) Ajax
13 1162 (9.93%) .NET Framework
14 810 (6.92%) Spring
15 660 (5.64%) JSON
16 615 (5.26%) SOAP
17 603 (5.15%) WPF
18 590 (5.04%) J2EE
19 573 (4.90%) LINQ
20 569 (4.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1246 (10.65%) Computer Science
2 603 (5.15%) User Experience
3 596 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
4 531 (4.54%) Mobile App
5 482 (4.12%) Mathematics
6 341 (2.91%) Open Source
7 255 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
8 245 (2.09%) Social Media
9 196 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
10 170 (1.45%) Algorithms
11 157 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 133 (1.14%) Physics
13 128 (1.09%) iPhone
14 102 (0.87%) N-Tier
15 96 (0.82%) Social Network
16 93 (0.79%) Management Information System
16 93 (0.79%) Visualisation
17 86 (0.73%) iPad
18 75 (0.64%) Tandem
19 71 (0.61%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1421 (12.14%) Linux
2 1337 (11.43%) Windows
3 555 (4.74%) Apple iOS
4 550 (4.70%) Android
5 426 (3.64%) UNIX
6 128 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 107 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 65 (0.56%) Windows Phone
9 46 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 45 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
11 41 (0.35%) CentOS
12 37 (0.32%) Mac OS X
13 36 (0.31%) Solaris
14 33 (0.28%) Windows 8
14 33 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
15 24 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 22 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
17 21 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
18 20 (0.17%) Windows 7
19 15 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3979 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
2 3560 (30.42%) MVC
3 2048 (17.50%) OO
4 1744 (14.90%) TDD
5 1534 (13.11%) Software Engineering
6 1402 (11.98%) Scrum
7 1089 (9.31%) Web Development
8 768 (6.56%) E-Commerce
9 732 (6.26%) OOP
10 679 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
11 657 (5.61%) Unit Testing
12 646 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
13 582 (4.97%) Web Application Development
14 542 (4.63%) BDD
15 535 (4.57%) OOD
16 463 (3.96%) Mentoring
17 354 (3.03%) SOA
18 332 (2.84%) ETL
19 306 (2.62%) Kanban
19 306 (2.62%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5834 (49.86%) JavaScript
2 5783 (49.42%) C#
3 4627 (39.54%) SQL
4 2659 (22.72%) Java
5 1633 (13.96%) PHP
6 1156 (9.88%) VB.NET
7 1058 (9.04%) C++
8 1024 (8.75%) T-SQL
9 547 (4.67%) C
10 409 (3.50%) VB
11 408 (3.49%) Ruby
12 395 (3.38%) PHP5
13 384 (3.28%) Python
14 286 (2.44%) Perl
15 283 (2.42%) PL/SQL
16 282 (2.41%) Objective-C
17 220 (1.88%) VB6
18 114 (0.97%) VBScript
19 87 (0.74%) PowerShell
20 80 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2069 (17.68%) Degree
2 324 (2.77%) Security Cleared
3 197 (1.68%) SC Cleared
4 187 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 84 (0.72%) PhD
6 62 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 49 (0.42%) Sun Certification
8 33 (0.28%) MCTS
9 31 (0.26%) OCPJP
10 26 (0.22%) Postgraduate
10 26 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
11 25 (0.21%) MCSE
11 25 (0.21%) HND
12 17 (0.15%) MCP
13 16 (0.14%) MCAD
13 16 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (0.13%) OCMJD
15 13 (0.11%) MCSD
16 12 (0.10%) MCPD
17 9 (0.077%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (2.15%) QA
2 175 (1.50%) ISO 9001
3 42 (0.36%) WCAG
4 26 (0.22%) SLA
5 23 (0.20%) WAI
6 18 (0.15%) GAMP
7 11 (0.094%) HL7
8 9 (0.077%) DO-178B
9 6 (0.051%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (0.034%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.026%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.009%) COBIT
13 1 (0.009%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 42 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.15%) Firmware
3 9 (0.077%) vSphere
4 8 (0.068%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.068%) HDFS
5 6 (0.051%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.043%) Varnish
6 5 (0.043%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.034%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (0.034%) Docker
7 4 (0.034%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.009%) KVM
8 1 (0.009%) XenApp
8 1 (0.009%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.009%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.009%) Squid
8 1 (0.009%) Snort
8 1 (0.009%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 66 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
2 34 (0.29%) Puppet
2 34 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
4 10 (0.085%) Capistrano
5 6 (0.051%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.043%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.043%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.034%) Ambari
8 3 (0.026%) SCOM
9 2 (0.017%) Nagios
9 2 (0.017%) WMI
9 2 (0.017%) StatsD
9 2 (0.017%) Ansible
10 1 (0.009%) Opsview
10 1 (0.009%) SCCM
10 1 (0.009%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2165 (18.50%) Microsoft
2 1068 (9.13%) Oracle
3 291 (2.49%) Google
4 243 (2.08%) Adobe
5 242 (2.07%) Zend
6 148 (1.26%) SAP
7 143 (1.22%) Twitter
8 133 (1.14%) Cognos
9 130 (1.11%) Sitecore
10 124 (1.06%) IBM
11 121 (1.03%) Facebook
12 115 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
13 97 (0.83%) Endeca
14 95 (0.81%) Business Objects
15 91 (0.78%) Telerik
16 79 (0.68%) RedPrairie
17 72 (0.62%) Sencha
18 56 (0.48%) hybris
19 55 (0.47%) Apple
20 53 (0.45%) Sun
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