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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5646 6037 6340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.33% 28.74% 29.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.70% 30.36% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5076 5329 5907
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 £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
19672 19886 20592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.23% 94.65% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16061 15756 17485
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 3 March 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 3 March 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 1252 £47,500 +11.76% 141
Hampshire 0 1120 £38,000 -5.00% 161
Berkshire -6 891 £45,000 +0.55% 176
East Sussex 0 560 £40,000 +6.66% 54
Oxfordshire 0 537 £40,000 - 105
Kent 0 407 £40,000 -5.88% 49
Buckinghamshire 0 405 £40,000 - 90
West Sussex +1 401 £40,000 - 35
Middlesex 0 50 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Sussex -4 10 £50,000 +42.85%
Isle of Wight - 8 £35,590 - 1
Home Counties +8 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £45,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5430 (47.96%) JavaScript
2 5354 (47.29%) C#
3 5329 (47.07%) .NET
4 5146 (45.45%) HTML
5 4610 (40.72%) CSS
6 4222 (37.29%) SQL
7 4026 (35.56%) SQL Server
8 4015 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
9 3798 (33.55%) ASP.NET
10 3631 (32.07%) MVC
11 2945 (26.01%) jQuery
12 2630 (23.23%) Java
13 2010 (17.75%) XML
14 2007 (17.73%) Microsoft
15 1941 (17.14%) TDD
16 1909 (16.86%) OO
17 1842 (16.27%) Web Services
18 1800 (15.90%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1782 (15.74%) Degree
20 1774 (15.67%) HTML5
21 1621 (14.32%) PHP
22 1610 (14.22%) MySQL
23 1478 (13.05%) Software Engineering
24 1462 (12.91%) Scrum
25 1449 (12.80%) Finance
26 1352 (11.94%) Linux
27 1318 (11.64%) Windows
28 1242 (10.97%) Git (software)
29 1225 (10.82%) WCF
30 1221 (10.78%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 542 (4.79%) Apache
1 542 (4.79%) Node.js
2 492 (4.35%) CMS
3 460 (4.06%) SharePoint
4 432 (3.82%) Tomcat
5 367 (3.24%) IIS
6 255 (2.25%) JBoss
7 249 (2.20%) Drupal
8 242 (2.14%) WordPress
9 154 (1.36%) Umbraco
10 151 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
11 125 (1.10%) WebLogic
12 96 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
13 94 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
13 94 (0.83%) WebSphere
14 91 (0.80%) Confluence
15 90 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
16 83 (0.73%) Joomla!
17 72 (0.64%) nginx
18 71 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 997 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 259 (2.29%) Photoshop
3 103 (0.91%) PowerPivot
4 102 (0.90%) MS Office
5 89 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
6 60 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 24 (0.21%) MS Visio
8 23 (0.20%) InfoPath
9 21 (0.19%) Fireworks
10 11 (0.097%) InDesign
11 8 (0.071%) Adobe Captivate
12 6 (0.053%) PrintSoft PReS
12 6 (0.053%) AutoCAD
12 6 (0.053%) Mathematica
13 5 (0.044%) SPSS
13 5 (0.044%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (0.044%) Adobe After Effects
14 3 (0.026%) GIMP
14 3 (0.026%) OmniGraffle
14 3 (0.026%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 101 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 66 (0.58%) Magento
2 66 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 49 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 43 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 41 (0.36%) Google Analytics
5 41 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 37 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
7 30 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
8 29 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
8 29 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
8 29 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
8 29 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
9 25 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 24 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
11 23 (0.20%) HFM
12 19 (0.17%) SAP CRM
13 18 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
14 17 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
15 14 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 262 (2.31%) SaaS
2 247 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 117 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
4 65 (0.57%) GitHub
5 64 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
6 44 (0.39%) PaaS
7 37 (0.33%) Force.com
8 33 (0.29%) Amazon S3
9 29 (0.26%) Office 365
10 23 (0.20%) Heroku
11 21 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
12 19 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
13 18 (0.16%) Google App Engine
14 11 (0.097%) Amazon SQS
15 10 (0.088%) SoftLayer
16 7 (0.062%) Route 53
17 4 (0.035%) Amazon EMR
17 4 (0.035%) Pure360
17 4 (0.035%) MailChimp
18 3 (0.026%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 376 (3.32%) Internet
2 244 (2.16%) HTTP
3 81 (0.72%) TCP/IP
3 81 (0.72%) Intranet
4 58 (0.51%) DNS
5 38 (0.34%) LDAP
6 34 (0.30%) Firewall
7 28 (0.25%) AMQP
8 27 (0.24%) SAN
9 24 (0.21%) SMTP
10 22 (0.19%) Broadband
11 20 (0.18%) DHCP
12 19 (0.17%) Bluetooth
12 19 (0.17%) CTI
13 18 (0.16%) IPv4
13 18 (0.16%) Wireless
14 17 (0.15%) IPv6
14 17 (0.15%) VPN
15 16 (0.14%) Network Security
16 12 (0.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4026 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 1610 (14.22%) MySQL
3 686 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 523 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 521 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 471 (4.16%) Relational Database
7 448 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 344 (3.04%) MongoDB
9 323 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
10 312 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 302 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 279 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 229 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
14 221 (1.95%) Big Data
15 191 (1.69%) Oracle Database
16 165 (1.46%) RDBMS
17 109 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
18 100 (0.88%) RavenDB
19 95 (0.84%) Microsoft Power View
20 92 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1242 (10.97%) Git (software)
2 1018 (8.99%) Visual Studio
3 826 (7.30%) Subversion
4 593 (5.24%) NUnit
5 511 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 445 (3.93%) Rhino Mocks
7 419 (3.70%) Eclipse
8 413 (3.65%) Maven
9 306 (2.70%) JUnit
10 296 (2.61%) Jenkins
11 282 (2.49%) Moq
12 269 (2.38%) JIRA
13 225 (1.99%) Ant
14 187 (1.65%) MSTest
15 139 (1.23%) Selenium
16 128 (1.13%) TeamCity
17 111 (0.98%) ReSharper
18 96 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
19 90 (0.79%) Grunt
20 81 (0.72%) TestNG
General
1 1449 (12.80%) Finance
2 570 (5.03%) Marketing
3 415 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 315 (2.78%) Retail
5 213 (1.88%) Advertising
6 212 (1.87%) Games
7 187 (1.65%) Banking
8 127 (1.12%) Publishing
9 109 (0.96%) Automotive
10 93 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 81 (0.72%) Back Office
12 61 (0.54%) Aerospace
13 46 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 42 (0.37%) Electronics
15 38 (0.34%) Legal
16 33 (0.29%) Local Government
17 28 (0.25%) Investment Banking
18 20 (0.18%) General Ledger
18 20 (0.18%) Multimedia
18 20 (0.18%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5329 (47.07%) .NET
2 5146 (45.45%) HTML
3 4610 (40.72%) CSS
4 3798 (33.55%) ASP.NET
5 2945 (26.01%) jQuery
6 2010 (17.75%) XML
7 1842 (16.27%) Web Services
8 1800 (15.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1774 (15.67%) HTML5
10 1225 (10.82%) WCF
11 1221 (10.78%) CSS3
12 1176 (10.39%) .NET Framework
13 1131 (9.99%) Ajax
14 953 (8.42%) AngularJS
15 909 (8.03%) Spring
16 814 (7.19%) JSON
17 708 (6.25%) J2EE
18 609 (5.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 590 (5.21%) SOAP
20 586 (5.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1081 (9.55%) Computer Science
2 721 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 562 (4.96%) Mobile App
4 547 (4.83%) User Experience
5 412 (3.64%) Open Source
6 331 (2.92%) Mathematics
7 268 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 238 (2.10%) Inversion of Control
9 174 (1.54%) Social Media
10 128 (1.13%) iPhone
11 124 (1.10%) Visualisation
12 121 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 112 (0.99%) Social Network
14 106 (0.94%) Algorithms
15 96 (0.85%) W3C
16 93 (0.82%) iPad
17 88 (0.78%) Clustering
18 85 (0.75%) Physics
19 82 (0.72%) Management Information System
20 81 (0.72%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1352 (11.94%) Linux
2 1318 (11.64%) Windows
3 580 (5.12%) Android
4 575 (5.08%) Apple iOS
5 476 (4.20%) UNIX
6 124 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 85 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 44 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 44 (0.39%) Windows 7
8 44 (0.39%) Windows 8
8 44 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 41 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
10 40 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 34 (0.30%) Ubuntu
12 28 (0.25%) Mac OS X
13 25 (0.22%) Solaris
14 23 (0.20%) CentOS
15 17 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
16 15 (0.13%) FreeBSD
17 11 (0.097%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4015 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3631 (32.07%) MVC
3 1941 (17.14%) TDD
4 1909 (16.86%) OO
5 1478 (13.05%) Software Engineering
6 1462 (12.91%) Scrum
7 1015 (8.96%) Web Development
8 907 (8.01%) Continuous Integration
9 768 (6.78%) OOP
10 700 (6.18%) Unit Testing
11 647 (5.71%) E-Commerce
12 646 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
13 635 (5.61%) Web Application Development
14 594 (5.25%) BDD
15 505 (4.46%) OOD
16 394 (3.48%) Multithreading
17 386 (3.41%) iOS Development
18 372 (3.29%) UML
19 354 (3.13%) SOA
20 341 (3.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5430 (47.96%) JavaScript
2 5354 (47.29%) C#
3 4222 (37.29%) SQL
4 2630 (23.23%) Java
5 1621 (14.32%) PHP
6 997 (8.81%) T-SQL
7 989 (8.74%) VB.NET
8 918 (8.11%) C++
9 458 (4.05%) Ruby
10 444 (3.92%) VB
11 442 (3.90%) Python
12 337 (2.98%) C
13 333 (2.94%) PL/SQL
14 305 (2.69%) PHP5
15 286 (2.53%) Objective-C
16 248 (2.19%) Perl
17 190 (1.68%) VB6
18 148 (1.31%) VBA
19 79 (0.70%) Shell Script
20 78 (0.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1782 (15.74%) Degree
2 222 (1.96%) VCP4
3 200 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 159 (1.40%) SC Cleared
5 143 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 59 (0.52%) PhD
7 38 (0.34%) OCPJP
8 29 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
9 27 (0.24%) DV Cleared
10 25 (0.22%) HND
11 21 (0.19%) MCP
12 19 (0.17%) Sun Certification
13 18 (0.16%) Postgraduate
14 17 (0.15%) OCMJD
15 14 (0.12%) MCSD
16 13 (0.11%) MCSE
17 10 (0.088%) MCAD
18 9 (0.079%) ISTQB
18 9 (0.079%) MCPD
19 5 (0.044%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (2.22%) QA
2 75 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 30 (0.26%) SLA
4 18 (0.16%) WCAG
5 15 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.097%) WAI
7 8 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.071%) HL7
7 8 (0.071%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.035%) COBIT
10 3 (0.026%) Section 508
10 3 (0.026%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.018%) DICOM
11 2 (0.018%) GAMP
12 1 (0.009%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 42 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 20 (0.18%) Firmware
3 19 (0.17%) Varnish
4 9 (0.079%) Docker
5 8 (0.071%) VirtualBox
6 7 (0.062%) Kamailio
7 4 (0.035%) OpenSIPS
7 4 (0.035%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.035%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.035%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.026%) HDFS
8 3 (0.026%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.018%) Snort
9 2 (0.018%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.018%) vSphere
10 1 (0.009%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.009%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.009%) XenApp
10 1 (0.009%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.009%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 58 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (0.42%) Puppet
3 43 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 18 (0.16%) Capistrano
5 17 (0.15%) Vagrant
6 10 (0.088%) Ansible
7 5 (0.044%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (0.044%) cPanel
8 3 (0.026%) Nagios
9 2 (0.018%) WMI
9 2 (0.018%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.018%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 2 (0.018%) Graphite
9 2 (0.018%) StatsD
10 1 (0.009%) SCCM
10 1 (0.009%) SCOM
10 1 (0.009%) Plesk
10 1 (0.009%) Ambari
10 1 (0.009%) Control-M
10 1 (0.009%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2007 (17.73%) Microsoft
2 1049 (9.27%) Oracle
3 285 (2.52%) Zend
4 259 (2.29%) Google
5 194 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
6 191 (1.69%) Adobe
7 161 (1.42%) SAP
7 161 (1.42%) Twitter
8 160 (1.41%) Cognos
9 108 (0.95%) Sitecore
9 108 (0.95%) Facebook
10 105 (0.93%) IBM
11 96 (0.85%) Xamarin
12 92 (0.81%) Endeca
13 81 (0.72%) Informatica
14 78 (0.69%) Telerik
15 71 (0.63%) Apple
16 67 (0.59%) Sencha
17 65 (0.57%) Tableau
18 60 (0.53%) Business Objects
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 38k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c30-35k+bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago