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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 6104 5888 6700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.41% 26.92% 28.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.94% 28.31% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5382 5375 6188
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,783 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
21093 20797 22222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.10% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16614 17166 18964
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 1396 £45,000 +11.11% 143
Hampshire 0 1083 £37,500 +7.14% 145
Berkshire -5 1022 £40,000 - 118
East Sussex 0 674 £40,000 +14.28% 54
Buckinghamshire 0 600 £37,500 - 45
Oxfordshire 0 575 £36,500 -2.66% 86
West Sussex +3 419 £40,000 +6.66% 32
Kent +1 329 £40,000 - 35
Middlesex +5 62 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Sussex +7 20 £47,500 - 2
Isle of Wight - 11 £26,500 - 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6509 (51.71%) .NET
2 6355 (50.49%) C#
3 6100 (48.46%) JavaScript
4 5792 (46.02%) HTML
5 5049 (40.11%) CSS
6 5033 (39.99%) SQL
7 4812 (38.23%) SQL Server
8 4726 (37.55%) ASP.NET
9 3825 (30.39%) MVC
10 3592 (28.54%) jQuery
11 2827 (22.46%) Java
12 2389 (18.98%) Microsoft
13 2201 (17.49%) Degree
14 2157 (17.14%) XML
15 2153 (17.10%) OO
16 2137 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
17 2080 (16.52%) Web Services
18 1958 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1941 (15.42%) TDD
20 1933 (15.36%) HTML5
21 1751 (13.91%) PHP
22 1647 (13.08%) MySQL
23 1635 (12.99%) Software Engineering
24 1609 (12.78%) WCF
25 1528 (12.14%) Scrum
26 1514 (12.03%) Finance
27 1495 (11.88%) Windows
28 1415 (11.24%) Linux
29 1388 (11.03%) Ajax
30 1321 (10.49%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 570 (4.53%) Apache
2 566 (4.50%) CMS
3 534 (4.24%) IIS
4 455 (3.61%) SharePoint
5 416 (3.30%) Node.js
6 363 (2.88%) Tomcat
7 273 (2.17%) WordPress
8 252 (2.00%) Drupal
9 149 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 148 (1.18%) Umbraco
11 105 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
12 104 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
13 99 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
14 96 (0.76%) Joomla!
15 86 (0.68%) WebLogic
16 79 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
17 76 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
18 75 (0.60%) Confluence
19 69 (0.55%) SAS
20 65 (0.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1114 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 374 (2.97%) Photoshop
3 130 (1.03%) MS Office
4 116 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 47 (0.37%) Fireworks
6 20 (0.16%) InDesign
7 17 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 15 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (0.12%) PowerPivot
8 15 (0.12%) MS Visio
9 12 (0.095%) Adobe After Effects
10 10 (0.079%) Acrobat
11 9 (0.072%) ImageReady
12 8 (0.064%) MS Project
13 7 (0.056%) AutoCAD
14 6 (0.048%) ArcView
15 5 (0.040%) 3ds Max
16 4 (0.032%) MicroStation
16 4 (0.032%) Solid Edge
16 4 (0.032%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 136 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 104 (0.83%) Magento
3 66 (0.52%) Google Analytics
4 46 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 46 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 41 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 38 (0.30%) WebTrends
7 34 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 28 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
8 28 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
9 26 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
10 24 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
11 21 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 20 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
13 19 (0.15%) INSURE/90
14 15 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
14 15 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
15 14 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
16 13 (0.10%) Remedy AR System
17 11 (0.087%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 248 (1.97%) SaaS
2 202 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 84 (0.67%) GitHub
5 38 (0.30%) Force.com
6 27 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (0.14%) Office 365
8 15 (0.12%) PaaS
9 12 (0.095%) Heroku
10 11 (0.087%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (0.079%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.016%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.008%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.008%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 472 (3.75%) Internet
2 271 (2.15%) HTTP
3 123 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 111 (0.88%) Intranet
5 54 (0.43%) DNS
6 45 (0.36%) SAN
6 45 (0.36%) CTI
7 43 (0.34%) Extranet
7 43 (0.34%) SSL
8 30 (0.24%) Firewall
9 27 (0.21%) VPN
9 27 (0.21%) LDAP
10 20 (0.16%) Broadband
11 16 (0.13%) IPv4
11 16 (0.13%) IPv6
12 14 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (0.087%) Wireless
13 11 (0.087%) HTTPS
13 11 (0.087%) 3G
13 11 (0.087%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4812 (38.23%) SQL Server
2 1647 (13.08%) MySQL
3 940 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 701 (5.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 682 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 651 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 534 (4.24%) Relational Database
8 453 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 445 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
10 351 (2.79%) NoSQL
11 329 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 268 (2.13%) Big Data
13 220 (1.75%) RDBMS
14 202 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
15 195 (1.55%) Oracle Database
16 160 (1.27%) MongoDB
17 153 (1.22%) Hadoop
18 97 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
19 89 (0.71%) RavenDB
20 81 (0.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1083 (8.60%) Visual Studio
2 1074 (8.53%) Git (software)
3 810 (6.44%) Subversion
4 561 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 512 (4.07%) NUnit
6 381 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 380 (3.02%) Rhino Mocks
8 292 (2.32%) Maven
9 221 (1.76%) JUnit
10 218 (1.73%) Jenkins
11 200 (1.59%) Ant
12 195 (1.55%) JIRA
13 192 (1.53%) Moq
14 125 (0.99%) TeamCity
14 125 (0.99%) Selenium
15 121 (0.96%) MSTest
16 102 (0.81%) ReSharper
17 88 (0.70%) NCrunch
18 87 (0.69%) Mockito
19 84 (0.67%) Jasmine
General
1 1514 (12.03%) Finance
2 575 (4.57%) Marketing
3 341 (2.71%) Retail
4 294 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 247 (1.96%) Banking
6 243 (1.93%) Games
7 162 (1.29%) Advertising
8 142 (1.13%) Publishing
9 117 (0.93%) Back Office
10 96 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 80 (0.64%) Automotive
12 76 (0.60%) Legal
13 67 (0.53%) Investment Banking
14 58 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 55 (0.44%) Electronics
16 37 (0.29%) Financial Institution
17 34 (0.27%) Multimedia
18 33 (0.26%) Aerospace
19 23 (0.18%) Billing
20 20 (0.16%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6509 (51.71%) .NET
2 5792 (46.02%) HTML
3 5049 (40.11%) CSS
4 4726 (37.55%) ASP.NET
5 3592 (28.54%) jQuery
6 2157 (17.14%) XML
7 2080 (16.52%) Web Services
8 1958 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1933 (15.36%) HTML5
10 1609 (12.78%) WCF
11 1388 (11.03%) Ajax
12 1321 (10.49%) CSS3
13 1236 (9.82%) .NET Framework
14 940 (7.47%) Spring
15 744 (5.91%) WPF
16 668 (5.31%) SOAP
17 662 (5.26%) LINQ
18 657 (5.22%) J2EE
19 642 (5.10%) JSON
20 633 (5.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1315 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 582 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 492 (3.91%) Mathematics
4 387 (3.07%) Open Source
5 323 (2.57%) Social Media
6 310 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 195 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
8 161 (1.28%) Physics
9 153 (1.22%) Client/Server
10 132 (1.05%) N-Tier
11 117 (0.93%) iPhone
12 115 (0.91%) Management Information System
13 112 (0.89%) W3C
14 96 (0.76%) Visualisation
14 96 (0.76%) Social Network
15 91 (0.72%) Kindle
16 85 (0.68%) iPad
17 80 (0.64%) Tandem
18 67 (0.53%) Statistics
19 60 (0.48%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1495 (11.88%) Windows
2 1415 (11.24%) Linux
3 603 (4.79%) Android
4 585 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 415 (3.30%) UNIX
6 93 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 79 (0.63%) Windows Phone
8 77 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 54 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 52 (0.41%) Solaris
11 51 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
12 49 (0.39%) Ubuntu
13 44 (0.35%) CentOS
14 40 (0.32%) Windows 8
15 28 (0.22%) AIX
16 24 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
18 19 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
19 15 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
19 15 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3825 (30.39%) MVC
2 2153 (17.10%) OO
3 2137 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
4 1941 (15.42%) TDD
5 1635 (12.99%) Software Engineering
6 1528 (12.14%) Scrum
7 1131 (8.99%) Web Development
8 802 (6.37%) E-Commerce
9 753 (5.98%) OOP
10 710 (5.64%) Unit Testing
11 674 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
12 659 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
12 659 (5.24%) BDD
13 656 (5.21%) Web Application Development
14 494 (3.92%) OOD
15 413 (3.28%) SOA
16 368 (2.92%) ETL
17 343 (2.73%) CRM
18 329 (2.61%) Multithreading
19 314 (2.49%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6355 (50.49%) C#
2 6100 (48.46%) JavaScript
3 5033 (39.99%) SQL
4 2827 (22.46%) Java
5 1751 (13.91%) PHP
6 1276 (10.14%) VB.NET
7 1175 (9.34%) C++
8 1122 (8.91%) T-SQL
9 569 (4.52%) C
10 481 (3.82%) VB
11 425 (3.38%) Python
12 404 (3.21%) PHP5
13 374 (2.97%) Ruby
14 274 (2.18%) PL/SQL
15 272 (2.16%) Objective-C
16 244 (1.94%) Perl
17 236 (1.87%) VB6
18 112 (0.89%) VBScript
19 97 (0.77%) Scala
20 89 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2201 (17.49%) Degree
2 367 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 264 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 197 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 79 (0.63%) PhD
6 78 (0.62%) MCTS
7 68 (0.54%) MCP
8 59 (0.47%) DV Cleared
9 58 (0.46%) MCSD
10 49 (0.39%) Sun Certification
11 42 (0.33%) MCAD
12 41 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
13 30 (0.24%) Postgraduate
14 28 (0.22%) OCPJP
15 25 (0.20%) HND
16 22 (0.17%) MCPD
17 15 (0.12%) MCSE
17 15 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
18 14 (0.11%) ISEB
19 13 (0.10%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (2.11%) QA
2 203 (1.61%) ISO 9001
3 40 (0.32%) WCAG
4 25 (0.20%) WAI
5 24 (0.19%) SLA
6 23 (0.18%) HL7
7 17 (0.14%) GAMP
8 10 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (0.079%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.056%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.056%) DO-178B
10 5 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (0.032%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.016%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.008%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.008%) Dublin Core
13 1 (0.008%) DICOM
System Software
1 46 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.056%) Squid
2 7 (0.056%) vSphere
3 5 (0.040%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.040%) HDFS
4 4 (0.032%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.032%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.024%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.024%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.016%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.016%) Docker
6 2 (0.016%) UAG
6 2 (0.016%) Varnish
7 1 (0.008%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.008%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.008%) KVM
Systems Management
1 44 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
1 44 (0.35%) Puppet
2 41 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.079%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.040%) Capistrano
4 5 (0.040%) Nagios
5 3 (0.024%) SCOM
5 3 (0.024%) Ambari
6 2 (0.016%) Opsview
6 2 (0.016%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.016%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.008%) Control-M
7 1 (0.008%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.008%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2389 (18.98%) Microsoft
2 1166 (9.26%) Oracle
3 287 (2.28%) Google
4 279 (2.22%) Adobe
5 238 (1.89%) Zend
6 164 (1.30%) JBoss
7 140 (1.11%) Twitter
8 133 (1.06%) Facebook
9 127 (1.01%) IBM
10 117 (0.93%) Sitecore
11 110 (0.87%) Cognos
11 110 (0.87%) SAP
11 110 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
12 82 (0.65%) Business Objects
13 76 (0.60%) Apple
14 70 (0.56%) hybris
15 67 (0.53%) Sencha
16 65 (0.52%) Xamarin
17 64 (0.51%) Endeca
18 62 (0.49%) Telerik
Petersfield, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + pension, bonus, training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Package and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £47 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago