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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5708 5562 5815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.49% 27.15% 28.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.59% 27.98% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5248 5027 5131
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
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
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 1089 £47,500 +5.55% 153
Hampshire 0 1052 £40,000 +6.66% 168
Berkshire +4 1033 £45,000 +1.12% 154
Oxfordshire 0 660 £45,000 +12.50% 112
Buckinghamshire 0 583 £42,500 +6.25% 68
East Sussex 0 432 £41,750 +4.37% 38
Kent 0 407 £37,500 -6.25% 67
West Sussex 0 401 £42,500 +6.25% 40
Middlesex 0 38 £52,500 +10.52% 8
Home Counties +6 7 £70,000 +75.00%
Sussex -6 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Isle of Wight +1 4 £35,000 -1.65% 1
Thames Valley +2 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6152 (50.87%) JavaScript
2 5532 (45.75%) HTML
3 5254 (43.45%) C#
4 5049 (41.75%) CSS
5 5008 (41.41%) .NET
6 4825 (39.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4758 (39.35%) SQL
8 4243 (35.09%) SQL Server
9 3426 (28.33%) MVC
10 3294 (27.24%) ASP.NET
11 2970 (24.56%) jQuery
12 2705 (22.37%) Java
13 2076 (17.17%) TDD
14 2042 (16.89%) HTML5
15 1925 (15.92%) Degree
16 1897 (15.69%) XML
17 1894 (15.66%) Finance
18 1872 (15.48%) OO
19 1824 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1777 (14.69%) Microsoft
21 1721 (14.23%) AngularJS
22 1678 (13.88%) Windows
23 1659 (13.72%) Web Services
24 1599 (13.22%) PHP
25 1568 (12.97%) Linux
26 1461 (12.08%) Software Engineering
27 1425 (11.78%) MySQL
28 1412 (11.68%) Git (software)
29 1398 (11.56%) Scrum
30 1372 (11.35%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 708 (5.85%) Node.js
2 545 (4.51%) CMS
3 486 (4.02%) Apache
4 373 (3.08%) IIS
5 296 (2.45%) Tomcat
6 294 (2.43%) SharePoint
7 233 (1.93%) JBoss
8 205 (1.70%) WordPress
9 186 (1.54%) WebSphere
10 183 (1.51%) Drupal
11 171 (1.41%) Umbraco
12 140 (1.16%) WebLogic
13 135 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
14 100 (0.83%) SAS
15 85 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
16 75 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
17 74 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
18 66 (0.55%) nginx
19 62 (0.51%) Apache Solr
20 53 (0.44%) Jetty
Applications
1 872 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 237 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 124 (1.03%) MS Office
4 80 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 50 (0.41%) GIMP
5 50 (0.41%) PowerPivot
6 45 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 35 (0.29%) MS Visio
8 24 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
9 21 (0.17%) InDesign
10 19 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
11 18 (0.15%) Fireworks
12 15 (0.12%) MS Project
13 10 (0.083%) AutoCAD
13 10 (0.083%) InfoPath
14 8 (0.066%) OmniGraffle
15 6 (0.050%) SPSS
16 4 (0.033%) Adobe After Effects
16 4 (0.033%) Mathematica
17 2 (0.017%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 118 (0.98%) Magento
2 74 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 71 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
4 62 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 52 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 40 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 34 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
8 30 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 22 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
10 18 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
10 18 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
11 15 (0.12%) BusinessWare
11 15 (0.12%) Visualfiles
12 12 (0.099%) JDE OneWorld
12 12 (0.099%) Oracle 11i
13 11 (0.091%) Dynamics GP
14 10 (0.083%) Oracle BPM
15 9 (0.074%) SAP CRM
15 9 (0.074%) TIBCO iProcess
16 8 (0.066%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 333 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 324 (2.68%) SaaS
3 278 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 96 (0.79%) GitHub
5 60 (0.50%) Google Analytics
6 52 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 51 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 33 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (0.20%) Heroku
10 23 (0.19%) Bluemix
11 22 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
12 21 (0.17%) Office 365
13 20 (0.17%) Google App Engine
14 18 (0.15%) PaaS
15 17 (0.14%) Force.com
16 14 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 14 (0.12%) IaaS
17 11 (0.091%) Amazon S3
17 11 (0.091%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (0.091%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 242 (2.00%) Internet
2 201 (1.66%) HTTP
3 145 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 105 (0.87%) Intranet
5 47 (0.39%) DNS
6 35 (0.29%) SSL
7 31 (0.26%) Network Security
8 30 (0.25%) Firewall
9 18 (0.15%) Extranet
10 17 (0.14%) ATM
10 17 (0.14%) HTTPS
11 15 (0.12%) Bluetooth
12 14 (0.12%) SAN
13 11 (0.091%) VPN
14 10 (0.083%) LDAP
15 9 (0.074%) Broadband
15 9 (0.074%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (0.066%) Wireless
17 7 (0.058%) IPv4
17 7 (0.058%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4243 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 1425 (11.78%) MySQL
3 829 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 739 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 654 (5.41%) NoSQL
6 642 (5.31%) Relational Database
7 577 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
8 546 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 532 (4.40%) SQL Server 2014
10 515 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 398 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 384 (3.18%) Oracle Database
13 328 (2.71%) Big Data
14 296 (2.45%) MongoDB
15 254 (2.10%) RDBMS
16 228 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
17 197 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
18 158 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
19 143 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
20 138 (1.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1412 (11.68%) Git (software)
2 894 (7.39%) Subversion
3 844 (6.98%) Visual Studio
4 705 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 532 (4.40%) NUnit
6 408 (3.37%) Eclipse
7 331 (2.74%) Jenkins
8 321 (2.65%) Maven
9 311 (2.57%) JUnit
10 309 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
11 307 (2.54%) JIRA
12 238 (1.97%) MSTest
13 223 (1.84%) Moq
14 222 (1.84%) Selenium
15 176 (1.46%) Grunt
16 164 (1.36%) PHPUnit
17 151 (1.25%) Ant
18 139 (1.15%) TeamCity
19 124 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
20 121 (1.00%) gulp
General
1 1894 (15.66%) Finance
2 540 (4.47%) Marketing
3 408 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 318 (2.63%) Retail
5 238 (1.97%) Banking
6 207 (1.71%) Advertising
7 150 (1.24%) Games
8 116 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 97 (0.80%) Automotive
10 91 (0.75%) Legal
11 77 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 68 (0.56%) Electronics
13 63 (0.52%) Back Office
14 62 (0.51%) Publishing
15 36 (0.30%) Aerospace
16 31 (0.26%) Front Office
17 29 (0.24%) Financial Institution
18 21 (0.17%) Law
19 19 (0.16%) Local Government
19 19 (0.16%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5532 (45.75%) HTML
2 5049 (41.75%) CSS
3 5008 (41.41%) .NET
4 3294 (27.24%) ASP.NET
5 2970 (24.56%) jQuery
6 2042 (16.89%) HTML5
7 1897 (15.69%) XML
8 1824 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1721 (14.23%) AngularJS
10 1659 (13.72%) Web Services
11 1372 (11.35%) CSS3
12 1108 (9.16%) Ajax
13 1073 (8.87%) WCF
14 1055 (8.72%) .NET Framework
15 1012 (8.37%) Spring
16 789 (6.52%) RESTful
17 769 (6.36%) JSON
18 700 (5.79%) REST
19 699 (5.78%) WPF
20 620 (5.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1317 (10.89%) Computer Science
2 736 (6.09%) User Experience
3 655 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
4 515 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 403 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 302 (2.50%) Mathematics
7 214 (1.77%) Algorithms
8 193 (1.60%) Inversion of Control
9 189 (1.56%) Social Media
10 149 (1.23%) Client/Server
11 146 (1.21%) Data Structures
12 141 (1.17%) N-Tier
13 134 (1.11%) iPad
14 118 (0.98%) Visualisation
15 107 (0.88%) iPhone
16 99 (0.82%) Data Integration
17 90 (0.74%) Social Network
18 82 (0.68%) Streaming Music
19 70 (0.58%) Physics
20 66 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1678 (13.88%) Windows
2 1568 (12.97%) Linux
3 684 (5.66%) Android
4 661 (5.47%) Unix
5 626 (5.18%) Apple iOS
6 184 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 110 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 84 (0.69%) Debian
9 81 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 56 (0.46%) Mac OS X
11 53 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
12 52 (0.43%) AIX
12 52 (0.43%) Windows 8
13 46 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 45 (0.37%) Windows Phone
15 41 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
16 37 (0.31%) CentOS
17 32 (0.26%) Ubuntu
18 23 (0.19%) Solaris
19 17 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4825 (39.90%) Agile Software Development
2 3426 (28.33%) MVC
3 2076 (17.17%) TDD
4 1872 (15.48%) OO
5 1461 (12.08%) Software Engineering
6 1398 (11.56%) Scrum
7 1082 (8.95%) Front End Development
8 978 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
9 947 (7.83%) OOP
10 940 (7.77%) Unit Testing
11 931 (7.70%) Web Development
12 914 (7.56%) SDLC
13 909 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
14 725 (6.00%) BDD
15 657 (5.43%) Web Application Development
16 635 (5.25%) E-Commerce
17 474 (3.92%) ETL
18 461 (3.81%) Open Source
19 430 (3.56%) Mentoring
20 409 (3.38%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6152 (50.87%) JavaScript
2 5254 (43.45%) C#
3 4758 (39.35%) SQL
4 2705 (22.37%) Java
5 1599 (13.22%) PHP
6 1135 (9.39%) T-SQL
7 1089 (9.01%) C++
8 720 (5.95%) Python
9 701 (5.80%) VB.NET
10 569 (4.71%) PL/SQL
11 540 (4.47%) Ruby
12 431 (3.56%) C
13 386 (3.19%) VB
14 250 (2.07%) Objective-C
15 239 (1.98%) Perl
16 188 (1.55%) Scala
17 142 (1.17%) Bash Shell
18 139 (1.15%) VB6
18 139 (1.15%) VBA
19 112 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1925 (15.92%) Degree
2 215 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 164 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 127 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 61 (0.50%) PhD
6 57 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
7 39 (0.32%) Sun Certification
8 27 (0.22%) OCPJP
8 27 (0.22%) SAS Certification
9 23 (0.19%) DV Cleared
9 23 (0.19%) HND
10 18 (0.15%) MCP
10 18 (0.15%) MCTS
11 17 (0.14%) CCNP
11 17 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (0.14%) MCSE
12 15 (0.12%) MCSD
13 13 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
14 10 (0.083%) HNC
15 9 (0.074%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 333 (2.75%) QA
2 49 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 37 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 33 (0.27%) SEPA
5 31 (0.26%) SLA
6 20 (0.17%) WCAG
7 14 (0.12%) WAI
8 13 (0.11%) PCI DSS
9 9 (0.074%) Disclosure Scotland
9 9 (0.074%) GAMP
10 7 (0.058%) SDET
11 3 (0.025%) HL7
12 1 (0.008%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.008%) GMP
12 1 (0.008%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.008%) Section 508
System Software
1 33 (0.27%) Active Directory
2 28 (0.23%) HDFS
3 23 (0.19%) Firmware
4 16 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
5 15 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.12%) Varnish
5 15 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (0.12%) Xen
6 14 (0.12%) Docker
7 12 (0.099%) iptables
8 10 (0.083%) XenServer
9 4 (0.033%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.025%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.025%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.017%) Cygwin
12 1 (0.008%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.008%) Job Entry Subsystem
12 1 (0.008%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.008%) Snort
12 1 (0.008%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 72 (0.60%) Puppet
2 71 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (0.22%) Ansible
4 19 (0.16%) logstash
5 16 (0.13%) StatsD
6 15 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
7 13 (0.11%) Capistrano
8 8 (0.066%) Oozie
8 8 (0.066%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 7 (0.058%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (0.058%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.050%) SCVMM
11 5 (0.041%) Ambari
11 5 (0.041%) SCCM
12 4 (0.033%) TIBCO Hawk
13 3 (0.025%) Bacula
13 3 (0.025%) Kibana
13 3 (0.025%) Rsyslog
13 3 (0.025%) WebSphere Cast Iron
14 2 (0.017%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1777 (14.69%) Microsoft
2 1332 (11.01%) Oracle
3 367 (3.03%) Google
4 243 (2.01%) Zend
5 182 (1.51%) IBM
6 172 (1.42%) Adobe
7 171 (1.41%) SAP
8 157 (1.30%) Facebook
9 119 (0.98%) Cognos
10 110 (0.91%) Twitter
11 109 (0.90%) Xamarin
12 99 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
13 95 (0.79%) Apple
14 91 (0.75%) Sitecore
15 90 (0.74%) Informatica
16 85 (0.70%) hybris
17 82 (0.68%) Tableau
18 71 (0.59%) Sun
19 67 (0.55%) Red Hat
20 61 (0.50%) VMware
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £25000 Per Annum Plus Great Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 Per Annum
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Kent
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
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Kent
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum Up to £45K Plus Great Benefits
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
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East Sussex
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Salary: £55000 Per Annum
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Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
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East Sussex
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
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East Sussex
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
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Kent
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum
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Worthing, West Sussex
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum
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Kent
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Salary: £30000 Per Annum
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West Sussex
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Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive DOE + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
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Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £55000 Per Annum DOE
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Oxfordshire
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Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus stock options & good benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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