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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5994 6016 5728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.84% 26.76% 26.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.47% 28.23% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5394 5285 5237
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
19673 21309 20287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 94.78% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16421 16755 16735
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 £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 September 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 1298 £45,000 - 114
Berkshire +5 1110 £47,500 +18.75% 180
Hampshire 0 1035 £40,000 +6.66% 171
Buckinghamshire 0 610 £40,000 +4.57% 78
East Sussex 0 483 £40,000 - 41
Oxfordshire 0 466 £42,500 +13.33% 111
West Sussex 0 451 £42,500 +6.25% 47
Kent 0 439 £40,000 - 61
Middlesex -1 65 £40,000 - 2
Sussex -3 13 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Isle of Wight +1 5 £22,500 -15.09%
Home Counties - 3 £42,500 -
Thames Valley - 2 £65,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5752 (48.45%) JavaScript
2 5217 (43.94%) HTML
3 5185 (43.67%) .NET
4 5153 (43.40%) C#
5 4651 (39.17%) CSS
6 4519 (38.06%) SQL
7 4514 (38.02%) Agile Software Development
8 4249 (35.79%) SQL Server
9 3657 (30.80%) MVC
10 3555 (29.94%) ASP.NET
11 3234 (27.24%) jQuery
12 2579 (21.72%) Java
13 2017 (16.99%) HTML5
14 1965 (16.55%) TDD
15 1935 (16.30%) Microsoft
16 1893 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
17 1819 (15.32%) XML
18 1759 (14.82%) Degree
19 1741 (14.66%) Finance
20 1676 (14.12%) PHP
21 1629 (13.72%) OO
22 1627 (13.70%) Web Services
23 1545 (13.01%) MySQL
24 1523 (12.83%) Scrum
25 1487 (12.52%) Linux
26 1396 (11.76%) Windows
27 1341 (11.29%) Software Engineering
28 1316 (11.08%) Git (software)
29 1314 (11.07%) AngularJS
30 1293 (10.89%) T-SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 675 (5.69%) Node.js
2 531 (4.47%) CMS
3 514 (4.33%) Apache
4 386 (3.25%) Tomcat
5 357 (3.01%) SharePoint
6 328 (2.76%) WordPress
7 264 (2.22%) IIS
8 223 (1.88%) JBoss
9 202 (1.70%) Drupal
10 187 (1.58%) WebLogic
11 157 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
12 146 (1.23%) WebSphere
13 122 (1.03%) Umbraco
14 104 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
15 84 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
16 83 (0.70%) Joomla!
17 76 (0.64%) SAS
18 59 (0.50%) Confluence
19 57 (0.48%) Apache Solr
20 52 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 912 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 186 (1.57%) Photoshop
3 93 (0.78%) MS Office
4 91 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 84 (0.71%) PowerPivot
5 84 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 27 (0.23%) Fireworks
7 23 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 19 (0.16%) InDesign
9 17 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
10 12 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
11 10 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
12 9 (0.076%) InfoPath
13 8 (0.067%) SPSS
14 7 (0.059%) Acrobat
14 7 (0.059%) Adobe Captivate
14 7 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
15 6 (0.051%) AutoCAD
15 6 (0.051%) MS Project
15 6 (0.051%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 103 (0.87%) Magento
2 90 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 89 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 69 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
5 58 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 56 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 34 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
8 33 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
9 25 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
10 18 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
10 18 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
11 17 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
12 15 (0.13%) HFM
13 14 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
13 14 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
13 14 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
13 14 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
14 13 (0.11%) JDE OneWorld
15 12 (0.10%) Oracle Payroll
16 11 (0.093%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 349 (2.94%) SaaS
2 272 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 233 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (0.45%) GitHub
5 48 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 41 (0.35%) PaaS
7 40 (0.34%) Office 365
8 38 (0.32%) Google Analytics
9 30 (0.25%) Heroku
10 29 (0.24%) Google App Engine
11 28 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
12 25 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
13 23 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 18 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
15 13 (0.11%) Force.com
16 7 (0.059%) IaaS
17 5 (0.042%) Rackspace Cloud
18 4 (0.034%) Yammer
19 3 (0.025%) Amazon SQS
20 1 (0.008%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 226 (1.90%) HTTP
2 184 (1.55%) Internet
3 120 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 77 (0.65%) SMTP
5 65 (0.55%) DNS
6 53 (0.45%) Intranet
7 42 (0.35%) Broadband
8 35 (0.29%) Network Security
9 34 (0.29%) Wireless
10 32 (0.27%) LDAP
11 30 (0.25%) SSL
12 27 (0.23%) Bluetooth
13 17 (0.14%) SAN
13 17 (0.14%) Extranet
14 16 (0.13%) RFID
15 15 (0.13%) Firewall
16 13 (0.11%) CTI
17 11 (0.093%) FTP
17 11 (0.093%) NFC
18 9 (0.076%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4249 (35.79%) SQL Server
2 1545 (13.01%) MySQL
3 813 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 798 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 616 (5.19%) NoSQL
6 606 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 580 (4.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 572 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
9 506 (4.26%) Relational Database
10 366 (3.08%) MongoDB
11 330 (2.78%) Oracle Database
12 321 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
13 266 (2.24%) Big Data
14 241 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
15 196 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
16 170 (1.43%) RDBMS
17 155 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 133 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
19 127 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
20 126 (1.06%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1316 (11.08%) Git (software)
2 858 (7.23%) Visual Studio
3 772 (6.50%) Subversion
4 597 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 472 (3.98%) NUnit
6 390 (3.28%) Eclipse
7 348 (2.93%) Jenkins
8 314 (2.64%) Maven
9 309 (2.60%) Selenium
10 294 (2.48%) JIRA
11 259 (2.18%) Rhino Mocks
12 249 (2.10%) JUnit
13 240 (2.02%) Moq
14 192 (1.62%) MSTest
15 190 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
16 174 (1.47%) Ant
17 172 (1.45%) Grunt
18 167 (1.41%) PHPUnit
19 163 (1.37%) ReSharper
20 93 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 1741 (14.66%) Finance
2 584 (4.92%) Marketing
3 491 (4.14%) Telecoms
4 371 (3.12%) Retail
5 213 (1.79%) Banking
6 210 (1.77%) Games
7 203 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 170 (1.43%) Advertising
9 110 (0.93%) Automotive
10 102 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
10 102 (0.86%) Legal
11 97 (0.82%) Electronics
12 75 (0.63%) Publishing
13 52 (0.44%) Back Office
14 51 (0.43%) Aerospace
15 47 (0.40%) Law
16 27 (0.23%) Investment Banking
17 24 (0.20%) Multimedia
18 21 (0.18%) Local Government
19 16 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5217 (43.94%) HTML
2 5185 (43.67%) .NET
3 4651 (39.17%) CSS
4 3555 (29.94%) ASP.NET
5 3234 (27.24%) jQuery
6 2017 (16.99%) HTML5
7 1893 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1819 (15.32%) XML
9 1627 (13.70%) Web Services
10 1314 (11.07%) AngularJS
11 1194 (10.06%) CSS3
12 1188 (10.01%) WCF
13 1160 (9.77%) .NET Framework
14 1016 (8.56%) Ajax
15 915 (7.71%) Spring
16 769 (6.48%) JSON
17 723 (6.09%) REST
18 649 (5.47%) Entity Framework
19 642 (5.41%) Hibernate
20 632 (5.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1078 (9.08%) Computer Science
2 726 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
3 552 (4.65%) User Experience
4 533 (4.49%) Mobile App
5 352 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 263 (2.22%) Mathematics
7 242 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
8 190 (1.60%) Client/Server
9 185 (1.56%) Social Media
10 146 (1.23%) Data Integration
11 126 (1.06%) Algorithms
12 104 (0.88%) Visualisation
13 102 (0.86%) W3C
13 102 (0.86%) Social Network
14 93 (0.78%) Data Structures
15 90 (0.76%) Physics
16 85 (0.72%) N-Tier
17 83 (0.70%) Clustering
18 82 (0.69%) iPad
19 81 (0.68%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1487 (12.52%) Linux
2 1396 (11.76%) Windows
3 716 (6.03%) UNIX
4 594 (5.00%) Android
5 502 (4.23%) Apple iOS
6 106 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 106 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 68 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 63 (0.53%) Windows 8
9 59 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 46 (0.39%) Debian
11 40 (0.34%) AIX
12 39 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
13 38 (0.32%) Windows Phone
14 37 (0.31%) Mac OS X
14 37 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 35 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
16 33 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
17 31 (0.26%) Windows 7
18 23 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4514 (38.02%) Agile Software Development
2 3657 (30.80%) MVC
3 1965 (16.55%) TDD
4 1629 (13.72%) OO
5 1523 (12.83%) Scrum
6 1341 (11.29%) Software Engineering
7 981 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
8 961 (8.09%) Web Development
9 850 (7.16%) Continuous Integration
10 772 (6.50%) SDLC
11 739 (6.22%) Unit Testing
12 669 (5.63%) OOP
13 629 (5.30%) E-Commerce
14 625 (5.26%) BDD
15 542 (4.56%) Web Application Development
16 470 (3.96%) ETL
17 412 (3.47%) Open Source
18 378 (3.18%) UML
19 375 (3.16%) Responsive Web Design
20 368 (3.10%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5752 (48.45%) JavaScript
2 5153 (43.40%) C#
3 4519 (38.06%) SQL
4 2579 (21.72%) Java
5 1676 (14.12%) PHP
6 1293 (10.89%) T-SQL
7 874 (7.36%) C++
8 844 (7.11%) VB.NET
9 632 (5.32%) Python
10 589 (4.96%) Ruby
11 521 (4.39%) PL/SQL
12 382 (3.22%) C
13 365 (3.07%) VB
14 231 (1.95%) PHP5
15 227 (1.91%) Objective-C
16 217 (1.83%) Perl
17 138 (1.16%) VB6
18 111 (0.93%) VBA
19 110 (0.93%) Bash Shell
20 97 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1759 (14.82%) Degree
2 193 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 145 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 138 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (0.32%) Sun Certification
6 31 (0.26%) HND
7 23 (0.19%) PhD
8 22 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
9 18 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (0.14%) CCNP
10 17 (0.14%) MCSE
10 17 (0.14%) MCAD
11 15 (0.13%) DV Cleared
12 14 (0.12%) SAS Certification
13 10 (0.084%) OCPJP
14 9 (0.076%) ISTQB
14 9 (0.076%) Siebel Certification
15 8 (0.067%) MCP
15 8 (0.067%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.067%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 338 (2.85%) QA
2 45 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 24 (0.20%) GAMP
4 17 (0.14%) SLA
5 15 (0.13%) HL7
6 14 (0.12%) WCAG
7 10 (0.084%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.076%) Section 508
9 3 (0.025%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.025%) DICOM
9 3 (0.025%) WAI
10 2 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.008%) Solvency II
System Software
1 50 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 42 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
3 33 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.10%) Docker
5 11 (0.093%) Firmware
6 9 (0.076%) Time Sharing Option
7 7 (0.059%) HDFS
7 7 (0.059%) Varnish
8 6 (0.051%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.051%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.042%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.025%) Xen
10 3 (0.025%) iptables
11 2 (0.017%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.017%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.008%) Snort
12 1 (0.008%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.008%) vSphere
12 1 (0.008%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.008%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 115 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 108 (0.91%) Puppet
3 39 (0.33%) Ansible
4 21 (0.18%) Nagios
5 19 (0.16%) Capistrano
6 17 (0.14%) Vagrant
7 13 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.067%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 8 (0.067%) cPanel
9 7 (0.059%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (0.059%) Tivoli
9 7 (0.059%) SCCM
10 6 (0.051%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.042%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.034%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.034%) StatsD
12 4 (0.034%) logstash
13 2 (0.017%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.017%) Control-M
14 1 (0.008%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1935 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 1159 (9.76%) Oracle
3 330 (2.78%) Zend
4 277 (2.33%) Google
5 172 (1.45%) Adobe
5 172 (1.45%) SAP
6 168 (1.41%) Facebook
7 161 (1.36%) Twitter
8 135 (1.14%) IBM
9 134 (1.13%) Cognos
10 131 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
11 120 (1.01%) Sitecore
12 114 (0.96%) Apple
13 106 (0.89%) Red Hat
14 85 (0.72%) hybris
15 84 (0.71%) Informatica
16 83 (0.70%) Xamarin
17 66 (0.56%) Tableau
18 53 (0.45%) VMware
19 44 (0.37%) Red Gate
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