The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 6622 6470 7374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.52% 28.35% 30.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.05% 29.84% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5942 5968 6899
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22793 21681 23299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.00% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18221 17944 20143
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Developer
England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey 0 1578 £45,000 +12.50% 153
Berkshire 0 1141 £42,500 - 149
Hampshire 0 1123 £40,000 +6.66% 135
Oxfordshire 0 828 £40,000 +1.26% 131
East Sussex 0 568 £37,500 +7.14% 38
Buckinghamshire -1 533 £40,000 +3.89% 54
Kent 0 416 £40,000 +3.89% 45
West Sussex -2 372 £42,500 +13.33% 34
Middlesex -3 47 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Sussex -1 17 £35,000 -26.31%
Home Counties -2 9 £50,000 -
Isle of Wight 0 4 £33,250 +10.83% 1
Thames Valley - 3 £85,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 6432 (52.10%) .NET
2 5988 (48.51%) C#
3 5573 (45.14%) JavaScript
4 5412 (43.84%) HTML
5 4864 (39.40%) SQL Server
6 4799 (38.87%) SQL
7 4683 (37.93%) CSS
8 4552 (36.87%) ASP.NET
9 3570 (28.92%) MVC
10 3449 (27.94%) jQuery
11 2796 (22.65%) Java
12 2258 (18.29%) Microsoft
13 2102 (17.03%) XML
14 2014 (16.31%) Degree
15 1932 (15.65%) TDD
16 1927 (15.61%) Web Services
17 1915 (15.51%) PHP
18 1881 (15.24%) OO
19 1866 (15.12%) HTML5
20 1825 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
21 1766 (14.31%) ASP.NET MVC
22 1715 (13.89%) MySQL
23 1628 (13.19%) WCF
24 1577 (12.77%) Software Engineering
25 1507 (12.21%) Ajax
26 1482 (12.00%) Windows
27 1472 (11.92%) Finance
28 1414 (11.45%) Scrum
29 1264 (10.24%) CSS3
30 1227 (9.94%) Linux

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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
1 628 (5.09%) CMS
2 553 (4.48%) Apache
3 447 (3.62%) SharePoint
4 442 (3.58%) IIS
5 346 (2.80%) Node.js
6 312 (2.53%) Tomcat
7 281 (2.28%) WordPress
8 238 (1.93%) Drupal
9 170 (1.38%) WebSphere
10 128 (1.04%) WebLogic
11 114 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
12 100 (0.81%) Umbraco
13 86 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
14 82 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
15 65 (0.53%) Joomla!
16 64 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
17 58 (0.47%) Apache Solr
18 50 (0.41%) SAS
19 49 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
20 44 (0.36%) Kentico
Applications
1 984 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 398 (3.22%) Photoshop
3 150 (1.22%) MS Office
4 114 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 93 (0.75%) Fireworks
6 23 (0.19%) InDesign
7 19 (0.15%) ImageReady
7 19 (0.15%) Acrobat
7 19 (0.15%) MS Project
8 14 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
9 12 (0.097%) InfoPath
10 11 (0.089%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (0.081%) MS Visio
12 7 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.049%) Maya
13 6 (0.049%) 3ds Max
14 5 (0.041%) Stata
15 4 (0.032%) QuarkXPress
16 3 (0.024%) Simulink
16 3 (0.024%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 145 (1.17%) Magento
2 110 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 87 (0.70%) Google Analytics
4 67 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 38 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 35 (0.28%) WebTrends
7 26 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 24 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
9 20 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
10 16 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
11 15 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
12 12 (0.097%) Oracle General Ledger
12 12 (0.097%) Oracle Payables
13 11 (0.089%) Oracle Receivables
14 10 (0.081%) Oracle BPM
14 10 (0.081%) JDE EnterpriseOne
14 10 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 7 (0.057%) Oracle iProcurement
15 7 (0.057%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 7 (0.057%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 286 (2.32%) SaaS
2 174 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (0.70%) GitHub
4 60 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 40 (0.32%) Force.com
6 25 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (0.12%) PaaS
8 11 (0.089%) Office 365
9 10 (0.081%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.073%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.032%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.032%) Heroku
12 3 (0.024%) Route 53
12 3 (0.024%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.024%) Trello
13 2 (0.016%) MailChimp
14 1 (0.008%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 486 (3.94%) Internet
2 174 (1.41%) HTTP
3 104 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 85 (0.69%) Intranet
5 40 (0.32%) DNS
6 32 (0.26%) VoIP
7 30 (0.24%) Extranet
8 26 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
9 25 (0.20%) LDAP
10 23 (0.19%) SAN
11 21 (0.17%) GPRS
12 18 (0.15%) SNMP
12 18 (0.15%) VPN
12 18 (0.15%) CTI
13 14 (0.11%) Firewall
14 13 (0.11%) SSL
15 11 (0.089%) FTP
16 10 (0.081%) SMS
17 7 (0.057%) Kerberos
17 7 (0.057%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4864 (39.40%) SQL Server
2 1715 (13.89%) MySQL
3 1185 (9.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 804 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 651 (5.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 582 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 526 (4.26%) Relational Database
8 519 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 515 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
10 370 (3.00%) NoSQL
11 321 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 253 (2.05%) Oracle Database
13 232 (1.88%) Big Data
14 217 (1.76%) RDBMS
15 203 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
16 190 (1.54%) MongoDB
17 139 (1.13%) Hadoop
18 121 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
19 89 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 84 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 988 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 768 (6.22%) Git (software)
3 757 (6.13%) Subversion
4 424 (3.43%) Eclipse
5 420 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 363 (2.94%) NUnit
7 286 (2.32%) Maven
8 273 (2.21%) Rhino Mocks
9 243 (1.97%) JUnit
10 225 (1.82%) Ant
11 217 (1.76%) JIRA
12 180 (1.46%) Jenkins
13 148 (1.20%) Selenium
14 146 (1.18%) Moq
15 138 (1.12%) Jasmine
16 128 (1.04%) MSTest
17 87 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
18 79 (0.64%) TeamCity
19 77 (0.62%) PhoneGap
20 74 (0.60%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1472 (11.92%) Finance
2 587 (4.75%) Marketing
3 289 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 239 (1.94%) Retail
5 215 (1.74%) Games
6 196 (1.59%) Banking
7 133 (1.08%) Advertising
8 112 (0.91%) Publishing
9 111 (0.90%) Back Office
10 98 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 74 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 67 (0.54%) Automotive
13 64 (0.52%) Legal
14 61 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 60 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
16 46 (0.37%) Electronics
17 42 (0.34%) Billing
18 28 (0.23%) Multimedia
19 23 (0.19%) Front Office
20 16 (0.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6432 (52.10%) .NET
2 5412 (43.84%) HTML
3 4683 (37.93%) CSS
4 4552 (36.87%) ASP.NET
5 3449 (27.94%) jQuery
6 2102 (17.03%) XML
7 1927 (15.61%) Web Services
8 1866 (15.12%) HTML5
9 1766 (14.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1628 (13.19%) WCF
11 1507 (12.21%) Ajax
12 1264 (10.24%) CSS3
13 1182 (9.57%) .NET Framework
14 1037 (8.40%) Spring
15 824 (6.67%) WPF
16 770 (6.24%) J2EE
17 701 (5.68%) SOAP
17 701 (5.68%) WinForms
18 685 (5.55%) Hibernate
19 678 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1214 (9.83%) Computer Science
2 545 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 458 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
4 455 (3.69%) Open Source
5 375 (3.04%) Mathematics
6 216 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
7 207 (1.68%) Social Media
8 195 (1.58%) N-Tier
9 163 (1.32%) Physics
10 154 (1.25%) W3C
11 134 (1.09%) iPhone
12 127 (1.03%) Management Information System
13 102 (0.83%) Social Network
14 99 (0.80%) iPad
14 99 (0.80%) Client/Server
15 78 (0.63%) Kindle
16 77 (0.62%) Tandem
17 75 (0.61%) Visualisation
18 73 (0.59%) Blog
19 59 (0.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1482 (12.00%) Windows
2 1227 (9.94%) Linux
3 589 (4.77%) Android
4 506 (4.10%) Apple iOS
5 387 (3.13%) UNIX
6 78 (0.63%) Solaris
7 74 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
8 71 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 67 (0.54%) Windows Phone
10 66 (0.53%) Mac OS X
11 50 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 39 (0.32%) Ubuntu
13 31 (0.25%) AIX
13 31 (0.25%) Windows 8
14 30 (0.24%) CentOS
15 22 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 22 (0.18%) Windows 7
15 22 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
17 16 (0.13%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3570 (28.92%) MVC
2 1932 (15.65%) TDD
3 1881 (15.24%) OO
4 1825 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
5 1577 (12.77%) Software Engineering
6 1414 (11.45%) Scrum
7 1212 (9.82%) Web Development
8 863 (6.99%) E-Commerce
9 822 (6.66%) OOP
10 665 (5.39%) Web Application Development
11 653 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
12 640 (5.18%) BDD
13 631 (5.11%) Unit Testing
14 588 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
15 405 (3.28%) OOD
16 385 (3.12%) SOA
17 349 (2.83%) CRM
18 340 (2.75%) ETL
19 325 (2.63%) Android Development
20 323 (2.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5988 (48.51%) C#
2 5573 (45.14%) JavaScript
3 4799 (38.87%) SQL
4 2796 (22.65%) Java
5 1915 (15.51%) PHP
6 1225 (9.92%) VB.NET
7 1177 (9.53%) C++
8 1114 (9.02%) T-SQL
9 452 (3.66%) VB
10 443 (3.59%) Python
11 425 (3.44%) C
12 360 (2.92%) PHP5
13 309 (2.50%) PL/SQL
14 302 (2.45%) Ruby
15 208 (1.68%) Perl
16 205 (1.66%) Objective-C
17 182 (1.47%) VB6
18 127 (1.03%) VBA
19 103 (0.83%) Groovy
20 98 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2014 (16.31%) Degree
2 428 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 311 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 253 (2.05%) MCP
5 238 (1.93%) MCTS
6 228 (1.85%) MCSD
7 209 (1.69%) MCAD
8 162 (1.31%) SC Cleared
9 83 (0.67%) PhD
10 46 (0.37%) Sun Certification
11 33 (0.27%) OCPJP
12 25 (0.20%) HND
13 24 (0.19%) MCPD
14 23 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
14 23 (0.19%) DV Cleared
15 18 (0.15%) MCSE
16 15 (0.12%) Postgraduate
17 14 (0.11%) OCPJWCD
17 14 (0.11%) CITP
17 14 (0.11%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 228 (1.85%) QA
2 163 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 30 (0.24%) SLA
4 28 (0.23%) HL7
5 27 (0.22%) WCAG
6 21 (0.17%) WAI
7 18 (0.15%) Data Quality
8 12 (0.097%) GAMP
9 8 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (0.049%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.041%) ISO 9000
13 3 (0.024%) DO-178B
13 3 (0.024%) DICOM
14 2 (0.016%) Dublin Core
14 2 (0.016%) ISO 8583
15 1 (0.008%) TickIT
15 1 (0.008%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.089%) Hyper-V
3 10 (0.081%) Squid
4 7 (0.057%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.024%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.024%) UAG
6 1 (0.008%) Varnish
6 1 (0.008%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.008%) KVM
6 1 (0.008%) Docker
6 1 (0.008%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.008%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 49 (0.40%) Puppet
2 39 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (0.15%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.057%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (0.057%) SCCM
5 4 (0.032%) Nagios
6 2 (0.016%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.016%) WMI
6 2 (0.016%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (0.008%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.008%) Plesk
7 1 (0.008%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.008%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.008%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.008%) Control-M
7 1 (0.008%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 2258 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 1178 (9.54%) Oracle
3 285 (2.31%) Zend
4 257 (2.08%) Google
5 250 (2.03%) Adobe
6 181 (1.47%) JBoss
7 138 (1.12%) Twitter
8 121 (0.98%) Cognos
8 121 (0.98%) IBM
9 103 (0.83%) Facebook
10 102 (0.83%) Sitecore
11 99 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
12 80 (0.65%) Apple
13 75 (0.61%) SAP
14 67 (0.54%) Business Objects
15 62 (0.50%) Xamarin
16 60 (0.49%) Sun
17 59 (0.48%) hybris
18 53 (0.43%) Informatica
19 44 (0.36%) EPiServer
Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlesex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum - BUPA pension 25 days GYM
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 35,000+Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum , Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k + Bens DOE
Posted: 7 hours ago