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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 6328 5945 6801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.95% 26.96% 29.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.47% 28.38% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5643 5386 6254
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21473 20949 22153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.84% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17169 17278 18929
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 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(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 1440 £45,000 +12.50% 127
Hampshire 0 1079 £37,500 +7.14% 151
Berkshire -5 1046 £41,500 +3.75% 149
East Sussex 0 699 £40,000 +14.28% 44
Buckinghamshire 0 621 £37,500 - 55
Oxfordshire 0 607 £36,000 -7.69% 66
West Sussex +1 426 £42,500 +13.33% 44
Kent +1 367 £40,000 - 47
Middlesex +2 64 £42,500 - 8
Isle of Wight -1 18 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Sussex +4 11 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Home Counties +5 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6695 (52.17%) .NET
2 6462 (50.35%) C#
3 6153 (47.95%) JavaScript
4 5876 (45.79%) HTML
5 5119 (39.89%) SQL
6 5104 (39.77%) CSS
7 4992 (38.90%) SQL Server
8 4827 (37.61%) ASP.NET
9 3858 (30.06%) MVC
10 3667 (28.57%) jQuery
11 2876 (22.41%) Java
12 2433 (18.96%) Microsoft
13 2205 (17.18%) Degree
14 2192 (17.08%) XML
15 2191 (17.07%) OO
16 2104 (16.40%) Web Services
17 2093 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
18 1966 (15.32%) HTML5
19 1965 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1952 (15.21%) TDD
21 1799 (14.02%) PHP
22 1705 (13.29%) WCF
23 1674 (13.04%) MySQL
24 1644 (12.81%) Software Engineering
25 1537 (11.98%) Scrum
26 1530 (11.92%) Finance
27 1517 (11.82%) Windows
28 1433 (11.17%) Linux
29 1431 (11.15%) Ajax
30 1311 (10.22%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 605 (4.71%) CMS
2 576 (4.49%) Apache
3 505 (3.94%) IIS
4 447 (3.48%) SharePoint
5 405 (3.16%) Node.js
6 352 (2.74%) Tomcat
7 286 (2.23%) WordPress
8 250 (1.95%) Drupal
9 153 (1.19%) WebSphere
10 134 (1.04%) Umbraco
11 99 (0.77%) WebLogic
11 99 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
12 97 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
12 97 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
13 91 (0.71%) Joomla!
14 75 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
15 70 (0.55%) SAS
16 68 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
17 62 (0.48%) Apache Solr
17 62 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 1129 (8.80%) MS Excel
2 402 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 136 (1.06%) MS Office
4 127 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
5 54 (0.42%) Fireworks
6 20 (0.16%) InDesign
7 18 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 16 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 13 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
9 13 (0.10%) Acrobat
10 12 (0.094%) MS Visio
10 12 (0.094%) ImageReady
11 11 (0.086%) PowerPivot
12 8 (0.062%) 3ds Max
12 8 (0.062%) MS Project
13 7 (0.055%) AutoCAD
14 6 (0.047%) Maya
15 5 (0.039%) ArcView
16 4 (0.031%) MicroStation
16 4 (0.031%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 136 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 123 (0.96%) Magento
3 71 (0.55%) Google Analytics
4 51 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 46 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
6 43 (0.34%) WebTrends
7 39 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
8 28 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
9 26 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
9 26 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
10 25 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
11 24 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
12 20 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 19 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
14 15 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
15 14 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
16 12 (0.094%) INSURE/90
17 11 (0.086%) Oracle CRM
17 11 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
17 11 (0.086%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 268 (2.09%) SaaS
2 202 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 83 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 81 (0.63%) GitHub
5 39 (0.30%) Force.com
6 28 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (0.12%) Office 365
8 12 (0.094%) Heroku
8 12 (0.094%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.086%) PaaS
10 6 (0.047%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.016%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.008%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.008%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 472 (3.68%) Internet
2 250 (1.95%) HTTP
3 120 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 100 (0.78%) Intranet
5 48 (0.37%) DNS
6 46 (0.36%) SAN
7 43 (0.34%) Extranet
8 41 (0.32%) CTI
9 34 (0.26%) SSL
10 28 (0.22%) Firewall
11 27 (0.21%) VPN
12 26 (0.20%) LDAP
13 16 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (0.12%) Broadband
15 13 (0.10%) VoIP
15 13 (0.10%) IPv4
15 13 (0.10%) IPv6
16 12 (0.094%) GPRS
17 11 (0.086%) GSM
17 11 (0.086%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4992 (38.90%) SQL Server
2 1674 (13.04%) MySQL
3 1013 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 756 (5.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 702 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 661 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 560 (4.36%) Relational Database
8 491 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
9 476 (3.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 355 (2.77%) NoSQL
11 335 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 279 (2.17%) Big Data
13 233 (1.82%) RDBMS
14 206 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
15 199 (1.55%) Oracle Database
16 161 (1.25%) Hadoop
17 154 (1.20%) MongoDB
18 95 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
19 85 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 80 (0.62%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1097 (8.55%) Visual Studio
2 1016 (7.92%) Git (software)
3 815 (6.35%) Subversion
4 562 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 466 (3.63%) NUnit
6 412 (3.21%) Eclipse
7 341 (2.66%) Rhino Mocks
8 290 (2.26%) Maven
9 229 (1.78%) JUnit
10 218 (1.70%) Ant
11 210 (1.64%) JIRA
12 208 (1.62%) Jenkins
13 169 (1.32%) Moq
14 126 (0.98%) Selenium
15 115 (0.90%) MSTest
16 113 (0.88%) TeamCity
17 92 (0.72%) Jasmine
18 85 (0.66%) ReSharper
19 78 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
19 78 (0.61%) PhoneGap
General
1 1530 (11.92%) Finance
2 587 (4.57%) Marketing
3 300 (2.34%) Retail
4 283 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 251 (1.96%) Banking
6 246 (1.92%) Games
7 160 (1.25%) Advertising
8 131 (1.02%) Publishing
9 122 (0.95%) Back Office
10 99 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 73 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 66 (0.51%) Automotive
13 65 (0.51%) Legal
14 62 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 57 (0.44%) Electronics
16 38 (0.30%) Financial Institution
17 34 (0.26%) Multimedia
18 29 (0.23%) Aerospace
19 26 (0.20%) Front Office
20 25 (0.19%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6695 (52.17%) .NET
2 5876 (45.79%) HTML
3 5104 (39.77%) CSS
4 4827 (37.61%) ASP.NET
5 3667 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2192 (17.08%) XML
7 2104 (16.40%) Web Services
8 1966 (15.32%) HTML5
9 1965 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1705 (13.29%) WCF
11 1431 (11.15%) Ajax
12 1311 (10.22%) CSS3
13 1230 (9.58%) .NET Framework
14 962 (7.50%) Spring
15 794 (6.19%) WPF
16 685 (5.34%) WinForms
17 672 (5.24%) SOAP
18 669 (5.21%) J2EE
19 662 (5.16%) Hibernate
20 634 (4.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1308 (10.19%) Computer Science
2 584 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 500 (3.90%) Mathematics
4 390 (3.04%) Open Source
5 327 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 319 (2.49%) Social Media
7 201 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
8 184 (1.43%) Physics
9 146 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 145 (1.13%) N-Tier
11 135 (1.05%) W3C
12 116 (0.90%) iPhone
13 110 (0.86%) Management Information System
14 95 (0.74%) Social Network
15 94 (0.73%) Visualisation
16 90 (0.70%) Kindle
17 85 (0.66%) iPad
18 84 (0.65%) Tandem
19 64 (0.50%) Statistics
20 57 (0.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1517 (11.82%) Windows
2 1433 (11.17%) Linux
3 605 (4.71%) Android
4 558 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 434 (3.38%) UNIX
6 85 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 81 (0.63%) Windows Phone
8 69 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 62 (0.48%) Solaris
10 55 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 54 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
12 52 (0.41%) Ubuntu
13 39 (0.30%) Windows 8
13 39 (0.30%) CentOS
14 33 (0.26%) AIX
15 25 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 20 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
17 18 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
18 14 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
18 14 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3858 (30.06%) MVC
2 2191 (17.07%) OO
3 2093 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
4 1952 (15.21%) TDD
5 1644 (12.81%) Software Engineering
6 1537 (11.98%) Scrum
7 1136 (8.85%) Web Development
8 822 (6.41%) E-Commerce
9 753 (5.87%) OOP
10 708 (5.52%) Unit Testing
11 690 (5.38%) BDD
12 689 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
13 656 (5.11%) Web Application Development
14 639 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
15 475 (3.70%) OOD
16 405 (3.16%) SOA
17 383 (2.98%) ETL
18 348 (2.71%) CRM
19 340 (2.65%) Multithreading
20 315 (2.45%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 6462 (50.35%) C#
2 6153 (47.95%) JavaScript
3 5119 (39.89%) SQL
4 2876 (22.41%) Java
5 1799 (14.02%) PHP
6 1276 (9.94%) VB.NET
7 1200 (9.35%) C++
8 1168 (9.10%) T-SQL
9 565 (4.40%) C
10 482 (3.76%) VB
11 446 (3.48%) Python
12 392 (3.05%) PHP5
13 350 (2.73%) Ruby
14 280 (2.18%) PL/SQL
15 253 (1.97%) Objective-C
16 238 (1.85%) Perl
17 227 (1.77%) VB6
18 106 (0.83%) VBScript
19 91 (0.71%) Scala
20 87 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2205 (17.18%) Degree
2 387 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 291 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 197 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 97 (0.76%) MCTS
6 95 (0.74%) PhD
7 89 (0.69%) MCP
8 75 (0.58%) MCSD
9 56 (0.44%) MCAD
10 54 (0.42%) DV Cleared
11 48 (0.37%) Sun Certification
12 39 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
13 32 (0.25%) OCPJP
14 30 (0.23%) Postgraduate
15 25 (0.19%) HND
16 24 (0.19%) MCPD
17 15 (0.12%) CITP
17 15 (0.12%) MBCS
17 15 (0.12%) OCPJWCD
18 14 (0.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (2.07%) QA
2 198 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 36 (0.28%) WCAG
4 25 (0.19%) SLA
5 24 (0.19%) WAI
6 22 (0.17%) HL7
7 15 (0.12%) GAMP
8 12 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.078%) Solvency II
10 9 (0.070%) Data Quality
11 7 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (0.055%) DO-178B
12 4 (0.031%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.016%) ISO 8583
14 1 (0.008%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.008%) Dublin Core
14 1 (0.008%) DICOM
System Software
1 43 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.078%) Squid
3 6 (0.047%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.047%) vSphere
4 5 (0.039%) HDFS
5 4 (0.031%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.023%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.023%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.023%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.023%) UAG
7 2 (0.016%) Varnish
7 2 (0.016%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.016%) KVM
7 2 (0.016%) Docker
8 1 (0.008%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.008%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 50 (0.39%) Puppet
2 45 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (0.10%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.047%) Nagios
6 3 (0.023%) SCOM
6 3 (0.023%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.023%) Ambari
7 2 (0.016%) Opsview
8 1 (0.008%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.008%) Ansible
8 1 (0.008%) Control-M
8 1 (0.008%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.008%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 2433 (18.96%) Microsoft
2 1210 (9.43%) Oracle
3 294 (2.29%) Adobe
4 276 (2.15%) Google
5 235 (1.83%) Zend
6 180 (1.40%) JBoss
7 140 (1.09%) Twitter
8 127 (0.99%) Facebook
9 122 (0.95%) Cognos
10 113 (0.88%) Sitecore
11 112 (0.87%) IBM
12 109 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
13 94 (0.73%) SAP
14 79 (0.62%) Apple
15 78 (0.61%) Business Objects
16 71 (0.55%) Xamarin
16 71 (0.55%) hybris
17 57 (0.44%) Sun
18 56 (0.44%) Sencha
18 56 (0.44%) Endeca
Richmond, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £47000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £47000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k+Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago