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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5712 5609 6380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 25.96% 26.99% 28.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.46% 28.40% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4984 5155 5907
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
20804 19749 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 95.04% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16301 16331 18380
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 1269 £45,000 +5.88% 151
Hampshire 0 1151 £37,500 - 150
Berkshire -5 965 £40,000 -3.61% 125
East Sussex 0 597 £37,500 +5.63% 39
Buckinghamshire 0 525 £38,000 -2.56% 56
Oxfordshire 0 507 £40,000 +6.66% 81
West Sussex +3 376 £40,000 - 22
Kent +1 289 £40,000 - 32
Middlesex +4 70 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Sussex +5 23 £45,500 -4.21% 2
Isle of Wight -4 7 £26,500 -33.75% 2
M4 Corridor +2 2 £70,000 +64.70%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 6145 (50.67%) .NET
2 6068 (50.04%) C#
3 5964 (49.18%) JavaScript
4 5660 (46.67%) HTML
5 4967 (40.96%) CSS
6 4796 (39.55%) SQL
7 4584 (37.80%) SQL Server
8 4480 (36.94%) ASP.NET
9 4055 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
10 3677 (30.32%) MVC
11 3505 (28.90%) jQuery
12 2742 (22.61%) Java
13 2276 (18.77%) Microsoft
14 2149 (17.72%) Degree
15 2107 (17.37%) XML
16 2085 (17.19%) OO
17 1966 (16.21%) Web Services
18 1910 (15.75%) HTML5
19 1888 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1843 (15.20%) TDD
21 1681 (13.86%) PHP
22 1637 (13.50%) MySQL
23 1577 (13.00%) Software Engineering
24 1484 (12.24%) Scrum
25 1482 (12.22%) WCF
26 1433 (11.82%) Linux
27 1431 (11.80%) Finance
28 1409 (11.62%) Windows
29 1343 (11.07%) Ajax
30 1316 (10.85%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 562 (4.63%) Apache
2 534 (4.40%) IIS
3 512 (4.22%) CMS
4 450 (3.71%) SharePoint
5 429 (3.54%) Node.js
6 381 (3.14%) Tomcat
7 253 (2.09%) WordPress
8 240 (1.98%) Drupal
9 152 (1.25%) Umbraco
10 118 (0.97%) WebSphere
11 114 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
12 101 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
13 93 (0.77%) Joomla!
13 93 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
14 92 (0.76%) Confluence
15 84 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
16 78 (0.64%) WebLogic
17 72 (0.59%) Apache Solr
18 67 (0.55%) SAS
19 61 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1093 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 362 (2.99%) Photoshop
3 112 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 109 (0.90%) MS Office
5 40 (0.33%) Fireworks
6 25 (0.21%) PowerPivot
7 19 (0.16%) InDesign
8 15 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 15 (0.12%) MS Visio
9 12 (0.099%) Adobe After Effects
10 10 (0.082%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (0.058%) AutoCAD
11 7 (0.058%) MS Project
12 6 (0.049%) Acrobat
12 6 (0.049%) ArcView
13 5 (0.041%) ImageReady
14 4 (0.033%) Adobe Premiere
14 4 (0.033%) Pro/ENGINEER
14 4 (0.033%) DOC1
14 4 (0.033%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 136 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 85 (0.70%) Magento
3 57 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 51 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 51 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 44 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 37 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
7 33 (0.27%) WebTrends
8 27 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
9 25 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
10 23 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
11 21 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
11 21 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
12 20 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 19 (0.16%) INSURE/90
14 16 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
14 16 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
15 12 (0.099%) Oracle EBS R12
16 11 (0.091%) BusinessWorks
17 10 (0.082%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 223 (1.84%) SaaS
2 184 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 78 (0.64%) GitHub
5 34 (0.28%) Force.com
6 26 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (0.16%) Office 365
8 15 (0.12%) PaaS
9 13 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 13 (0.11%) Heroku
10 12 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.016%) Trello
11 2 (0.016%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.008%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 444 (3.66%) Internet
2 298 (2.46%) HTTP
3 122 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 115 (0.95%) Intranet
5 52 (0.43%) CTI
6 47 (0.39%) DNS
7 46 (0.38%) SAN
8 43 (0.35%) SSL
9 31 (0.26%) Extranet
10 28 (0.23%) Firewall
10 28 (0.23%) LDAP
11 24 (0.20%) VPN
11 24 (0.20%) Broadband
12 19 (0.16%) IPv4
12 19 (0.16%) IPv6
13 16 (0.13%) Wireless
14 14 (0.12%) HTTPS
15 13 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (0.099%) 3G
17 10 (0.082%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4584 (37.80%) SQL Server
2 1637 (13.50%) MySQL
3 866 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 655 (5.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 634 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 628 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 511 (4.21%) Relational Database
8 428 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 400 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
10 354 (2.92%) NoSQL
11 332 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 237 (1.95%) Big Data
13 222 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
14 195 (1.61%) RDBMS
15 172 (1.42%) Oracle Database
16 151 (1.25%) MongoDB
17 149 (1.23%) Hadoop
18 103 (0.85%) RavenDB
19 89 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
20 81 (0.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1114 (9.19%) Git (software)
2 1097 (9.05%) Visual Studio
3 818 (6.75%) Subversion
4 573 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 529 (4.36%) NUnit
6 409 (3.37%) Rhino Mocks
7 335 (2.76%) Eclipse
8 291 (2.40%) Maven
9 226 (1.86%) JUnit
10 217 (1.79%) Jenkins
11 210 (1.73%) Moq
12 195 (1.61%) JIRA
13 181 (1.49%) Ant
14 142 (1.17%) TeamCity
15 131 (1.08%) Selenium
16 125 (1.03%) MSTest
17 119 (0.98%) ReSharper
18 100 (0.82%) NCrunch
19 96 (0.79%) Mockito
20 83 (0.68%) Jasmine
General
1 1431 (11.80%) Finance
2 569 (4.69%) Marketing
3 363 (2.99%) Retail
4 301 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 235 (1.94%) Games
6 222 (1.83%) Banking
7 162 (1.34%) Advertising
8 136 (1.12%) Publishing
9 114 (0.94%) Back Office
10 97 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 82 (0.68%) Automotive
12 80 (0.66%) Legal
13 58 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 51 (0.42%) Electronics
15 50 (0.41%) Investment Banking
16 37 (0.31%) Aerospace
17 33 (0.27%) Multimedia
18 31 (0.26%) Financial Institution
19 17 (0.14%) Billing
20 16 (0.13%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6145 (50.67%) .NET
2 5660 (46.67%) HTML
3 4967 (40.96%) CSS
4 4480 (36.94%) ASP.NET
5 3505 (28.90%) jQuery
6 2107 (17.37%) XML
7 1966 (16.21%) Web Services
8 1910 (15.75%) HTML5
9 1888 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1482 (12.22%) WCF
11 1343 (11.07%) Ajax
12 1316 (10.85%) CSS3
13 1207 (9.95%) .NET Framework
14 863 (7.12%) Spring
15 674 (5.56%) WPF
16 636 (5.24%) LINQ
17 624 (5.15%) SOAP
18 622 (5.13%) J2EE
19 618 (5.10%) JSON
20 610 (5.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1283 (10.58%) Computer Science
2 620 (5.11%) User Experience
3 581 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 538 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 481 (3.97%) Mathematics
6 355 (2.93%) Open Source
7 315 (2.60%) Social Media
8 278 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
9 191 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
10 159 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 145 (1.20%) Physics
12 122 (1.01%) iPhone
13 115 (0.95%) N-Tier
14 102 (0.84%) Management Information System
15 96 (0.79%) Visualisation
16 94 (0.78%) Social Network
17 86 (0.71%) W3C
17 86 (0.71%) iPad
18 82 (0.68%) Tandem
19 79 (0.65%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1433 (11.82%) Linux
2 1409 (11.62%) Windows
3 575 (4.74%) Android
4 555 (4.58%) Apple iOS
5 406 (3.35%) UNIX
6 104 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 87 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 72 (0.59%) Windows Phone
9 55 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 55 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 50 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
11 40 (0.33%) Solaris
11 40 (0.33%) CentOS
11 40 (0.33%) Windows 8
12 23 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
15 17 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
15 17 (0.14%) Debian
16 16 (0.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4055 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3677 (30.32%) MVC
3 2085 (17.19%) OO
4 1843 (15.20%) TDD
5 1577 (13.00%) Software Engineering
6 1484 (12.24%) Scrum
7 1127 (9.29%) Web Development
8 782 (6.45%) E-Commerce
9 738 (6.09%) OOP
10 696 (5.74%) Unit Testing
11 685 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
12 652 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
13 629 (5.19%) Web Application Development
14 616 (5.08%) BDD
15 513 (4.23%) OOD
16 447 (3.69%) Mentoring
17 379 (3.13%) SOA
18 351 (2.89%) ETL
19 330 (2.72%) CRM
20 307 (2.53%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6068 (50.04%) C#
2 5964 (49.18%) JavaScript
3 4796 (39.55%) SQL
4 2742 (22.61%) Java
5 1681 (13.86%) PHP
6 1226 (10.11%) VB.NET
7 1120 (9.24%) C++
8 1093 (9.01%) T-SQL
9 548 (4.52%) C
10 461 (3.80%) VB
11 396 (3.27%) PHP5
12 388 (3.20%) Ruby
13 379 (3.13%) Python
14 270 (2.23%) Objective-C
15 269 (2.22%) PL/SQL
16 264 (2.18%) Perl
17 236 (1.95%) VB6
18 114 (0.94%) VBScript
19 94 (0.78%) Scala
20 86 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2149 (17.72%) Degree
2 358 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 232 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 206 (1.70%) SC Cleared
5 72 (0.59%) PhD
6 65 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 54 (0.45%) MCTS
8 53 (0.44%) Sun Certification
9 39 (0.32%) MCP
9 39 (0.32%) MCSD
10 38 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
11 32 (0.26%) OCPJP
12 28 (0.23%) MCAD
13 27 (0.22%) Postgraduate
14 24 (0.20%) HND
15 23 (0.19%) MCSE
16 16 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (0.13%) OCMJD
16 16 (0.13%) MCPD
17 12 (0.099%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 255 (2.10%) QA
2 189 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 41 (0.34%) WCAG
4 26 (0.21%) SLA
5 24 (0.20%) WAI
6 20 (0.16%) HL7
7 17 (0.14%) GAMP
8 7 (0.058%) DO-178B
8 7 (0.058%) Solvency II
8 7 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.041%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.033%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.008%) Dublin Core
12 1 (0.008%) COBIT
12 1 (0.008%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.008%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.008%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 45 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.066%) vSphere
2 8 (0.066%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.058%) HDFS
3 7 (0.058%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.041%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.033%) Squid
5 4 (0.033%) Varnish
5 4 (0.033%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.025%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.025%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.025%) Docker
7 1 (0.008%) KVM
7 1 (0.008%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.008%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 51 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
2 39 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (0.32%) Puppet
3 8 (0.066%) Capistrano
3 8 (0.066%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.041%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.041%) Nagios
4 5 (0.041%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.025%) Ambari
5 3 (0.025%) SCOM
6 2 (0.016%) Opsview
7 1 (0.008%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2276 (18.77%) Microsoft
2 1096 (9.04%) Oracle
3 286 (2.36%) Google
4 274 (2.26%) Adobe
5 246 (2.03%) Zend
6 146 (1.20%) JBoss
7 133 (1.10%) Twitter
8 132 (1.09%) Facebook
9 131 (1.08%) SAP
10 123 (1.01%) IBM
11 121 (1.00%) Sitecore
12 120 (0.99%) Cognos
13 119 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
14 90 (0.74%) Business Objects
15 79 (0.65%) Telerik
15 79 (0.65%) Endeca
16 72 (0.59%) Apple
17 68 (0.56%) RedPrairie
18 66 (0.54%) Sencha
19 61 (0.50%) hybris
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