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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5922 6473 6339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.61% 27.64% 28.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.08% 29.15% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5291 5812 5843
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
20363 22203 21325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 94.80% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16368 17762 17621
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 1331 £47,500 +5.55% 130
Hampshire 0 1152 £40,000 - 154
Berkshire 0 983 £46,000 +8.23% 135
East Sussex 0 579 £40,000 +6.66% 56
Oxfordshire 0 541 £40,000 - 127
Buckinghamshire +1 521 £39,500 -1.25% 86
West Sussex +2 405 £41,000 +2.50% 44
Kent 0 347 £40,000 - 86
Middlesex +5 56 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Sussex -5 8 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Isle of Wight +1 5 £21,000 -36.84% 2
Home Counties 0 5 £40,000 -20.00%
M4 Corridor - 3 £45,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 5500 (47.52%) JavaScript
2 5466 (47.23%) .NET
3 5433 (46.95%) C#
4 5158 (44.57%) HTML
5 4607 (39.81%) CSS
6 4320 (37.33%) SQL
7 4151 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
8 4134 (35.72%) SQL Server
9 3858 (33.34%) ASP.NET
10 3733 (32.26%) MVC
11 2972 (25.68%) jQuery
12 2664 (23.02%) Java
13 2045 (17.67%) Microsoft
14 2009 (17.36%) XML
15 1990 (17.20%) TDD
16 1923 (16.62%) OO
17 1854 (16.02%) Web Services
18 1840 (15.90%) HTML5
19 1799 (15.54%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1738 (15.02%) Degree
21 1649 (14.25%) PHP
22 1626 (14.05%) MySQL
23 1560 (13.48%) Finance
24 1518 (13.12%) Scrum
25 1499 (12.95%) Software Engineering
26 1408 (12.17%) Windows
27 1369 (11.83%) Linux
28 1256 (10.85%) Git (software)
29 1220 (10.54%) .NET Framework
30 1202 (10.39%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 588 (5.08%) Node.js
2 558 (4.82%) Apache
3 522 (4.51%) CMS
4 473 (4.09%) Tomcat
5 381 (3.29%) SharePoint
6 330 (2.85%) IIS
7 269 (2.32%) WordPress
8 261 (2.26%) JBoss
9 237 (2.05%) Drupal
10 169 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
11 144 (1.24%) Umbraco
12 128 (1.11%) WebLogic
13 117 (1.01%) WebSphere
14 98 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
15 88 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
16 81 (0.70%) Joomla!
17 74 (0.64%) Apache Solr
18 66 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
18 66 (0.57%) Confluence
19 63 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 976 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 236 (2.04%) Photoshop
3 95 (0.82%) PowerPivot
4 90 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 89 (0.77%) MS Office
6 82 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 30 (0.26%) Fireworks
7 30 (0.26%) MS Visio
8 19 (0.16%) InfoPath
9 11 (0.095%) Adobe Captivate
9 11 (0.095%) InDesign
10 8 (0.069%) AutoCAD
11 6 (0.052%) PrintSoft PReS
11 6 (0.052%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (0.043%) OmniGraffle
12 5 (0.043%) Mingle
13 3 (0.026%) GIMP
13 3 (0.026%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.017%) Mathematica
14 2 (0.017%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 102 (0.88%) Magento
2 97 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 69 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 53 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
5 52 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
6 46 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 37 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 37 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 34 (0.29%) Oracle General Ledger
8 34 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
8 34 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
9 33 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
10 25 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
11 24 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
12 20 (0.17%) SAP CRM
13 19 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
14 18 (0.16%) HFM
14 18 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
15 17 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
16 16 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 271 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 268 (2.32%) SaaS
3 253 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
4 67 (0.58%) GitHub
5 58 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 31 (0.27%) PaaS
7 28 (0.24%) Force.com
8 27 (0.23%) Office 365
9 23 (0.20%) Amazon S3
10 19 (0.16%) Google Analytics
11 17 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 17 (0.15%) AWS OpsWorks
12 14 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (0.095%) Google App Engine
14 10 (0.086%) Heroku
14 10 (0.086%) SoftLayer
15 8 (0.069%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 6 (0.052%) Google Compute Engine
17 5 (0.043%) Amazon EMR
18 4 (0.035%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 336 (2.90%) Internet
2 223 (1.93%) HTTP
3 87 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 77 (0.67%) Intranet
5 74 (0.64%) DNS
6 44 (0.38%) SMTP
7 41 (0.35%) LDAP
8 38 (0.33%) Broadband
9 37 (0.32%) Wireless
10 35 (0.30%) AMQP
11 34 (0.29%) Bluetooth
12 26 (0.22%) Firewall
13 23 (0.20%) Network Security
14 22 (0.19%) DHCP
15 21 (0.18%) CTI
16 18 (0.16%) NFC
17 14 (0.12%) SSL
18 13 (0.11%) RFID
19 12 (0.10%) VPN
20 11 (0.095%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4134 (35.72%) SQL Server
2 1626 (14.05%) MySQL
3 706 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 612 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 549 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 543 (4.69%) NoSQL
7 494 (4.27%) Relational Database
8 407 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 397 (3.43%) MongoDB
10 394 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
11 287 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
12 250 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 237 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
14 209 (1.81%) Oracle Database
15 202 (1.75%) Big Data
16 172 (1.49%) RDBMS
17 113 (0.98%) CouchDB
18 99 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
19 95 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 88 (0.76%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1256 (10.85%) Git (software)
2 1001 (8.65%) Visual Studio
3 794 (6.86%) Subversion
4 542 (4.68%) NUnit
5 500 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 457 (3.95%) Eclipse
7 427 (3.69%) Maven
8 381 (3.29%) Rhino Mocks
9 344 (2.97%) Jenkins
10 287 (2.48%) JUnit
11 281 (2.43%) Moq
12 269 (2.32%) JIRA
13 252 (2.18%) Ant
14 199 (1.72%) MSTest
15 195 (1.68%) Selenium
16 127 (1.10%) ReSharper
17 119 (1.03%) Grunt
18 109 (0.94%) PHPUnit
19 108 (0.93%) TeamCity
20 106 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1560 (13.48%) Finance
2 570 (4.93%) Marketing
3 466 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 287 (2.48%) Retail
5 210 (1.81%) Advertising
6 206 (1.78%) Banking
7 199 (1.72%) Games
8 124 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 120 (1.04%) Publishing
10 111 (0.96%) Automotive
11 83 (0.72%) Electronics
12 69 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 55 (0.48%) Aerospace
14 54 (0.47%) Back Office
15 34 (0.29%) Investment Banking
16 30 (0.26%) Legal
17 29 (0.25%) Multimedia
18 28 (0.24%) Local Government
19 19 (0.16%) Military
19 19 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5466 (47.23%) .NET
2 5158 (44.57%) HTML
3 4607 (39.81%) CSS
4 3858 (33.34%) ASP.NET
5 2972 (25.68%) jQuery
6 2009 (17.36%) XML
7 1854 (16.02%) Web Services
8 1840 (15.90%) HTML5
9 1799 (15.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1220 (10.54%) .NET Framework
11 1202 (10.39%) CSS3
12 1189 (10.27%) WCF
13 1114 (9.63%) AngularJS
14 1091 (9.43%) Ajax
15 1000 (8.64%) Spring
16 843 (7.28%) JSON
17 749 (6.47%) J2EE
18 666 (5.75%) Hibernate
19 651 (5.63%) REST
20 623 (5.38%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1016 (8.78%) Computer Science
2 739 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
3 625 (5.40%) Mobile App
4 525 (4.54%) User Experience
5 426 (3.68%) Open Source
6 312 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 260 (2.25%) Mathematics
8 249 (2.15%) Inversion of Control
9 183 (1.58%) Social Media
10 147 (1.27%) Client/Server
11 119 (1.03%) Algorithms
12 116 (1.00%) Visualisation
13 114 (0.99%) iPhone
14 106 (0.92%) Social Network
15 103 (0.89%) W3C
15 103 (0.89%) Data Integration
16 95 (0.82%) Clustering
17 90 (0.78%) Data Structures
18 84 (0.73%) iPad
19 76 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1408 (12.17%) Windows
2 1369 (11.83%) Linux
3 654 (5.65%) Android
4 617 (5.33%) Apple iOS
5 521 (4.50%) UNIX
6 119 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 86 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 73 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 58 (0.50%) Windows Phone
10 54 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 54 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
11 50 (0.43%) Windows 8
12 42 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (0.29%) Ubuntu
14 25 (0.22%) AIX
15 23 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
16 21 (0.18%) Mac OS X
17 19 (0.16%) Solaris
18 16 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
19 14 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4151 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 3733 (32.26%) MVC
3 1990 (17.20%) TDD
4 1923 (16.62%) OO
5 1518 (13.12%) Scrum
6 1499 (12.95%) Software Engineering
7 995 (8.60%) Web Development
8 939 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 792 (6.84%) OOP
10 786 (6.79%) Unit Testing
11 727 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
12 626 (5.41%) BDD
13 613 (5.30%) Web Application Development
14 604 (5.22%) E-Commerce
15 509 (4.40%) OOD
16 434 (3.75%) UML
17 417 (3.60%) Mobile Development
18 402 (3.47%) Multithreading
19 391 (3.38%) iOS Development
20 369 (3.19%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5500 (47.52%) JavaScript
2 5433 (46.95%) C#
3 4320 (37.33%) SQL
4 2664 (23.02%) Java
5 1649 (14.25%) PHP
6 1134 (9.80%) T-SQL
7 960 (8.30%) VB.NET
8 909 (7.85%) C++
9 480 (4.15%) VB
9 480 (4.15%) Python
10 478 (4.13%) Ruby
11 383 (3.31%) PL/SQL
12 322 (2.78%) C
13 285 (2.46%) Objective-C
14 228 (1.97%) PHP5
15 195 (1.68%) Perl
16 187 (1.62%) VB6
17 142 (1.23%) VBA
18 76 (0.66%) Scala
19 73 (0.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1738 (15.02%) Degree
2 171 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 142 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 132 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 30 (0.26%) PhD
6 28 (0.24%) OCPJP
7 23 (0.20%) HND
8 22 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
9 21 (0.18%) MCP
10 20 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 19 (0.16%) Sun Certification
12 16 (0.14%) MCSD
13 14 (0.12%) MCAD
14 13 (0.11%) OCMJD
15 12 (0.10%) Postgraduate
16 9 (0.078%) ISTQB
16 9 (0.078%) MCPD
17 8 (0.069%) MCSE
18 6 (0.052%) Siebel Certification
19 5 (0.043%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 291 (2.51%) QA
2 61 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 22 (0.19%) SLA
4 19 (0.16%) WCAG
5 16 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.095%) HL7
7 9 (0.078%) Section 508
8 7 (0.060%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.060%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.052%) WAI
10 5 (0.043%) DICOM
11 4 (0.035%) COBIT
12 1 (0.009%) GAMP
12 1 (0.009%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.009%) Solvency II
System Software
1 46 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 21 (0.18%) iptables
3 18 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.14%) Varnish
5 13 (0.11%) Docker
6 12 (0.10%) Firmware
7 11 (0.095%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (0.078%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.060%) Kamailio
10 4 (0.035%) OpenSIPS
10 4 (0.035%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.035%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.017%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.009%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.009%) Snort
12 1 (0.009%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.009%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 91 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 66 (0.57%) Puppet
3 24 (0.21%) Capistrano
3 24 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
4 19 (0.16%) Ansible
5 17 (0.15%) Vagrant
6 10 (0.086%) Nagios
7 6 (0.052%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 5 (0.043%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.035%) cPanel
10 3 (0.026%) Jitterbit
10 3 (0.026%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (0.026%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.017%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.009%) Ionix
12 1 (0.009%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.009%) StatsD
12 1 (0.009%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.009%) Control-M
12 1 (0.009%) Plesk
Vendors
1 2045 (17.67%) Microsoft
2 1049 (9.06%) Oracle
3 320 (2.77%) Zend
4 216 (1.87%) Google
5 193 (1.67%) Adobe
6 189 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 179 (1.55%) Twitter
8 163 (1.41%) Cognos
9 127 (1.10%) Facebook
10 124 (1.07%) SAP
11 115 (0.99%) Sitecore
12 112 (0.97%) IBM
13 111 (0.96%) Apple
13 111 (0.96%) Xamarin
14 77 (0.67%) Red Hat
15 74 (0.64%) Sencha
16 72 (0.62%) hybris
17 70 (0.60%) Informatica
18 65 (0.56%) Endeca
19 59 (0.51%) Telerik
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum including excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + generous package and pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
RB
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
RB
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £44000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum + 25 days, free courses, pension
Posted: 5 hours ago