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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5629 5730 6627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.14% 28.78% 30.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.39% 30.43% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5083 5067 6244
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
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
19829 18833 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.60% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16199 15045 18115
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 1190 £45,000 +5.88% 156
Hampshire 0 1132 £37,500 - 147
Berkshire -6 867 £42,500 -4.49% 176
East Sussex 0 561 £40,000 +8.10% 59
Oxfordshire 0 559 £39,125 -2.18% 124
Kent 0 467 £40,000 -5.88% 61
Buckinghamshire 0 392 £40,000 - 62
West Sussex +1 372 £40,000 - 41
Middlesex 0 61 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Sussex 0 14 £47,500 -5.00%
Isle of Wight -4 7 £35,590 -16.25%
Thames Valley - 3 £50,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5326 (48.44%) JavaScript
2 5199 (47.29%) C#
3 5151 (46.85%) .NET
4 5066 (46.08%) HTML
5 4541 (41.30%) CSS
6 4118 (37.45%) SQL
7 3923 (35.68%) Agile Software Development
8 3920 (35.65%) SQL Server
9 3711 (33.75%) ASP.NET
10 3550 (32.29%) MVC
11 2929 (26.64%) jQuery
12 2543 (23.13%) Java
13 1974 (17.95%) Microsoft
14 1931 (17.56%) XML
15 1874 (17.04%) TDD
16 1851 (16.83%) OO
17 1827 (16.62%) Degree
18 1800 (16.37%) Web Services
19 1783 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1742 (15.84%) HTML5
21 1614 (14.68%) MySQL
22 1609 (14.63%) PHP
23 1456 (13.24%) Software Engineering
24 1393 (12.67%) Scrum
25 1334 (12.13%) Linux
26 1331 (12.11%) Finance
27 1293 (11.76%) Windows
28 1234 (11.22%) Git (software)
29 1226 (11.15%) CSS3
30 1179 (10.72%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 524 (4.77%) Apache
2 515 (4.68%) Node.js
3 480 (4.37%) CMS
4 471 (4.28%) SharePoint
5 415 (3.77%) IIS
6 399 (3.63%) Tomcat
7 245 (2.23%) Drupal
8 233 (2.12%) WordPress
9 226 (2.06%) JBoss
10 158 (1.44%) Umbraco
11 135 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
12 121 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
13 105 (0.95%) WebLogic
14 102 (0.93%) Confluence
15 87 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
16 85 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
17 84 (0.76%) Joomla!
18 82 (0.75%) WebSphere
19 79 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
20 73 (0.66%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 977 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 268 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 100 (0.91%) PowerPivot
4 92 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 86 (0.78%) MS Office
6 53 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 24 (0.22%) Fireworks
8 22 (0.20%) MS Visio
9 18 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 14 (0.13%) InDesign
11 8 (0.073%) Adobe Captivate
12 6 (0.055%) AutoCAD
12 6 (0.055%) Mathematica
13 5 (0.045%) SPSS
13 5 (0.045%) Adobe After Effects
13 5 (0.045%) MS PowerPoint
14 4 (0.036%) PrintSoft PReS
15 3 (0.027%) GIMP
16 2 (0.018%) MS Project
16 2 (0.018%) Maya
Business Applications
1 97 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 56 (0.51%) Magento
2 56 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 55 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 44 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 39 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 32 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
7 28 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 24 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 24 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
9 23 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
10 20 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
10 20 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
10 20 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
10 20 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
11 18 (0.16%) HFM
12 17 (0.15%) SAP CRM
13 13 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
14 12 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
14 12 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 253 (2.30%) SaaS
2 218 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 73 (0.66%) GitHub
5 58 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
6 49 (0.45%) PaaS
7 36 (0.33%) Amazon S3
8 31 (0.28%) Force.com
9 26 (0.24%) Office 365
10 23 (0.21%) Heroku
11 18 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
12 17 (0.15%) Google App Engine
13 14 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
14 11 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (0.082%) SoftLayer
16 7 (0.064%) Route 53
17 4 (0.036%) Pure360
17 4 (0.036%) MailChimp
18 3 (0.027%) Trello
19 2 (0.018%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 374 (3.40%) Internet
2 264 (2.40%) HTTP
3 97 (0.88%) Intranet
4 89 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 57 (0.52%) DNS
6 35 (0.32%) Firewall
7 32 (0.29%) LDAP
8 30 (0.27%) SAN
9 25 (0.23%) CTI
10 21 (0.19%) Broadband
10 21 (0.19%) IPv4
10 21 (0.19%) IPv6
11 20 (0.18%) VPN
12 19 (0.17%) AMQP
13 18 (0.16%) DHCP
14 17 (0.15%) Wireless
14 17 (0.15%) SSL
15 16 (0.15%) SMTP
16 14 (0.13%) GPRS
17 13 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3920 (35.65%) SQL Server
2 1614 (14.68%) MySQL
3 658 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 505 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 492 (4.47%) NoSQL
6 449 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 448 (4.07%) Relational Database
8 311 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 305 (2.77%) MongoDB
10 304 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
11 299 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 297 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 222 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
14 218 (1.98%) Big Data
15 183 (1.66%) Oracle Database
16 162 (1.47%) RDBMS
17 110 (1.00%) RavenDB
18 104 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
19 103 (0.94%) Hadoop
20 90 (0.82%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 1234 (11.22%) Git (software)
2 966 (8.79%) Visual Studio
3 796 (7.24%) Subversion
4 616 (5.60%) NUnit
5 473 (4.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 464 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 378 (3.44%) Maven
8 367 (3.34%) Eclipse
9 294 (2.67%) JUnit
10 282 (2.56%) Moq
11 280 (2.55%) Jenkins
12 261 (2.37%) JIRA
13 184 (1.67%) Ant
14 181 (1.65%) MSTest
15 138 (1.26%) TeamCity
16 129 (1.17%) Selenium
17 117 (1.06%) ReSharper
18 95 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
19 88 (0.80%) NCrunch
20 86 (0.78%) Mockito
General
1 1331 (12.11%) Finance
2 580 (5.28%) Marketing
3 378 (3.44%) Telecoms
4 340 (3.09%) Retail
5 209 (1.90%) Games
6 201 (1.83%) Advertising
7 178 (1.62%) Banking
8 120 (1.09%) Publishing
9 107 (0.97%) Automotive
10 88 (0.80%) Back Office
11 86 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 58 (0.53%) Aerospace
13 49 (0.45%) Legal
14 38 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
15 34 (0.31%) Electronics
16 26 (0.24%) Investment Banking
17 24 (0.22%) Local Government
18 18 (0.16%) Multimedia
18 18 (0.16%) Financial Institution
19 17 (0.15%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5151 (46.85%) .NET
2 5066 (46.08%) HTML
3 4541 (41.30%) CSS
4 3711 (33.75%) ASP.NET
5 2929 (26.64%) jQuery
6 1931 (17.56%) XML
7 1800 (16.37%) Web Services
8 1783 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1742 (15.84%) HTML5
10 1226 (11.15%) CSS3
11 1179 (10.72%) WCF
12 1141 (10.38%) .NET Framework
13 1111 (10.10%) Ajax
14 849 (7.72%) Spring
15 834 (7.59%) AngularJS
16 746 (6.78%) JSON
17 655 (5.96%) J2EE
18 599 (5.45%) SOAP
19 597 (5.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 569 (5.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1095 (9.96%) Computer Science
2 686 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
3 560 (5.09%) User Experience
4 530 (4.82%) Mobile App
5 376 (3.42%) Open Source
6 349 (3.17%) Mathematics
7 268 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 226 (2.06%) Inversion of Control
9 167 (1.52%) Social Media
10 121 (1.10%) iPhone
11 120 (1.09%) Client/Server
12 112 (1.02%) Visualisation
13 111 (1.01%) Social Network
14 107 (0.97%) Algorithms
15 90 (0.82%) W3C
16 88 (0.80%) Management Information System
17 84 (0.76%) Clustering
17 84 (0.76%) Physics
18 79 (0.72%) iPad
19 76 (0.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1334 (12.13%) Linux
2 1293 (11.76%) Windows
3 555 (5.05%) Apple iOS
4 543 (4.94%) Android
5 420 (3.82%) UNIX
6 123 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 83 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (0.37%) Windows 7
9 40 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 38 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 36 (0.33%) Windows Phone
12 35 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
12 35 (0.32%) Ubuntu
13 32 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 29 (0.26%) CentOS
15 28 (0.25%) Mac OS X
16 27 (0.25%) Solaris
17 19 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
18 18 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
19 13 (0.12%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3923 (35.68%) Agile Software Development
2 3550 (32.29%) MVC
3 1874 (17.04%) TDD
4 1851 (16.83%) OO
5 1456 (13.24%) Software Engineering
6 1393 (12.67%) Scrum
7 1000 (9.10%) Web Development
8 847 (7.70%) Continuous Integration
9 752 (6.84%) OOP
10 662 (6.02%) E-Commerce
11 658 (5.98%) Unit Testing
12 629 (5.72%) Web Application Development
13 627 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
14 588 (5.35%) BDD
15 486 (4.42%) OOD
16 378 (3.44%) Mentoring
17 359 (3.27%) SOA
17 359 (3.27%) iOS Development
18 355 (3.23%) Multithreading
19 334 (3.04%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5326 (48.44%) JavaScript
2 5199 (47.29%) C#
3 4118 (37.45%) SQL
4 2543 (23.13%) Java
5 1609 (14.63%) PHP
6 970 (8.82%) VB.NET
7 954 (8.68%) T-SQL
8 906 (8.24%) C++
9 450 (4.09%) Ruby
10 392 (3.57%) VB
11 383 (3.48%) Python
12 369 (3.36%) C
13 359 (3.27%) PHP5
14 316 (2.87%) PL/SQL
15 295 (2.68%) Objective-C
16 253 (2.30%) Perl
17 181 (1.65%) VB6
18 126 (1.15%) VBA
19 86 (0.78%) Groovy
20 80 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1827 (16.62%) Degree
2 215 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 169 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 142 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 64 (0.58%) PhD
6 36 (0.33%) OCPJP
6 36 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 26 (0.24%) Sun Certification
8 25 (0.23%) HND
9 24 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
10 21 (0.19%) Postgraduate
11 17 (0.15%) OCMJD
12 16 (0.15%) MCP
13 15 (0.14%) MCSE
14 12 (0.11%) MCAD
15 10 (0.091%) MCSD
16 9 (0.082%) CTC Cleared
16 9 (0.082%) ISTQB
17 8 (0.073%) ITIL Certification
18 7 (0.064%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (2.02%) QA
2 97 (0.88%) ISO 9001
3 31 (0.28%) SLA
4 22 (0.20%) WCAG
5 14 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.10%) HL7
7 10 (0.091%) WAI
8 9 (0.082%) GAMP
9 8 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.045%) COBIT
11 4 (0.036%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.027%) Section 508
12 3 (0.027%) DO-178B
13 1 (0.009%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.009%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 45 (0.41%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.17%) Varnish
2 19 (0.17%) Firmware
3 8 (0.073%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.064%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.055%) Kamailio
5 6 (0.055%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.045%) Docker
6 5 (0.045%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.036%) OpenSIPS
8 3 (0.027%) HDFS
9 2 (0.018%) Snort
9 2 (0.018%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.018%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.018%) vSphere
10 1 (0.009%) XenApp
10 1 (0.009%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.009%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.009%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.009%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 50 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 46 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (0.35%) Puppet
4 18 (0.16%) Vagrant
5 17 (0.15%) Capistrano
6 13 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (0.045%) cPanel
7 5 (0.045%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.045%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.036%) Ansible
9 2 (0.018%) WMI
9 2 (0.018%) Graphite
9 2 (0.018%) StatsD
10 1 (0.009%) Ambari
10 1 (0.009%) SCCM
10 1 (0.009%) SCOM
10 1 (0.009%) Plesk
10 1 (0.009%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.009%) Control-M
10 1 (0.009%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1974 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 1020 (9.28%) Oracle
3 272 (2.47%) Zend
4 250 (2.27%) Google
5 186 (1.69%) Adobe
6 171 (1.56%) SAP
7 163 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 158 (1.44%) Cognos
9 149 (1.36%) Twitter
10 120 (1.09%) IBM
11 113 (1.03%) Facebook
12 101 (0.92%) Endeca
13 98 (0.89%) Sitecore
14 89 (0.81%) Xamarin
14 89 (0.81%) Telerik
15 75 (0.68%) Sencha
16 74 (0.67%) Informatica
17 71 (0.65%) Business Objects
18 58 (0.53%) Sun
19 57 (0.52%) Apple
Berkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 minutes ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Surrey
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
fairsail
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum fantastic share scheme, bonus, PHC,
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus relocation, free gym and more!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + training, life insurance, bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Lots of Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Sussex
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago