The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 209 233 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.60% 27.25% 23.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.81% 28.66% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 181 218 205
Average salary £40,000 £32,375 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.55% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
657 813 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.19% 95.09% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 585 725 814
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Southampton region.

Developer Salary Trend in Southampton

Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

1 274 (61.30%) JavaScript
2 260 (58.17%) HTML
3 223 (49.89%) .NET
4 220 (49.22%) CSS
5 219 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
6 198 (44.30%) C#
7 194 (43.40%) MVC
8 185 (41.39%) SQL Server
9 164 (36.69%) ASP.NET
10 124 (27.74%) SQL
11 122 (27.29%) PHP
12 111 (24.83%) Software Engineering
13 107 (23.94%) HTML5
14 106 (23.71%) jQuery
15 103 (23.04%) Git (software)
16 98 (21.92%) ASP.NET MVC
16 98 (21.92%) TDD
17 93 (20.81%) Java
18 89 (19.91%) Degree
19 81 (18.12%) XML
20 78 (17.45%) MySQL
21 75 (16.78%) Linux
22 74 (16.55%) OO
22 74 (16.55%) AngularJS
23 72 (16.11%) CSS3
24 64 (14.32%) .NET Framework
25 62 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
26 61 (13.65%) Microsoft
27 58 (12.98%) Scrum
27 58 (12.98%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 33 (7.38%) CMS
2 25 (5.59%) Apache
3 22 (4.92%) Joomla!
3 22 (4.92%) Node.js
4 21 (4.70%) Tomcat
5 19 (4.25%) WordPress
6 13 (2.91%) Drupal
7 6 (1.34%) IIS
7 6 (1.34%) JBoss
8 5 (1.12%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.12%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 5 (1.12%) EPiServer CMS
9 4 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.89%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.22%) Jetty
11 1 (0.22%) DNN
Applications
1 41 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.57%) Adobe After Effects
3 6 (1.34%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.45%) InDesign
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.22%) MS Office
5 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (1.34%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.34%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.49%) Network Security
2 17 (3.80%) Broadband
3 11 (2.46%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.24%) Internet
5 5 (1.12%) CTI
5 5 (1.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.22%) SSL
6 1 (0.22%) LAN
6 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (41.39%) SQL Server
2 78 (17.45%) MySQL
3 33 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (7.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (5.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (3.80%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (2.01%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.34%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.45%) Big Data
12 2 (0.45%) QlikView
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.45%) OLAP
12 2 (0.45%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 103 (23.04%) Git (software)
2 52 (11.63%) Visual Studio
3 45 (10.07%) NUnit
4 44 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (7.83%) Subversion
6 33 (7.38%) Moq
6 33 (7.38%) Jenkins
7 27 (6.04%) Eclipse
8 26 (5.82%) Maven
9 24 (5.37%) Grunt
10 18 (4.03%) PHPUnit
11 17 (3.80%) JIRA
11 17 (3.80%) Jasmine
12 13 (2.91%) gulp
12 13 (2.91%) MSTest
13 12 (2.68%) Rhino Mocks
13 12 (2.68%) Selenium
14 10 (2.24%) Bower
15 8 (1.79%) Ant
15 8 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 37 (8.28%) Marketing
2 35 (7.83%) Finance
3 28 (6.26%) Retail
4 11 (2.46%) Advertising
5 8 (1.79%) Legal
6 7 (1.57%) Games
7 5 (1.12%) Publishing
8 3 (0.67%) Automotive
9 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (58.17%) HTML
2 223 (49.89%) .NET
3 220 (49.22%) CSS
4 164 (36.69%) ASP.NET
5 107 (23.94%) HTML5
6 106 (23.71%) jQuery
7 98 (21.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 81 (18.12%) XML
9 74 (16.55%) AngularJS
10 72 (16.11%) CSS3
11 64 (14.32%) .NET Framework
12 58 (12.98%) Ajax
13 54 (12.08%) WCF
14 53 (11.86%) RESTful
15 45 (10.07%) Web Services
16 43 (9.62%) LAMP
16 43 (9.62%) Entity Framework
17 41 (9.17%) Spring
18 36 (8.05%) JSON
19 34 (7.61%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.19%) Computer Science
2 21 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.03%) Client/Server
4 17 (3.80%) User Experience
5 13 (2.91%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.24%) RIA
8 7 (1.57%) Social Media
8 7 (1.57%) Animation
8 7 (1.57%) Video Editing
9 6 (1.34%) Blog
10 5 (1.12%) Kindle
11 4 (0.89%) Life Science
12 3 (0.67%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.45%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.22%) Social Network
14 1 (0.22%) NHS
14 1 (0.22%) W3C
14 1 (0.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 75 (16.78%) Linux
2 46 (10.29%) Windows
3 42 (9.40%) UNIX
4 9 (2.01%) Android
5 5 (1.12%) CentOS
6 4 (0.89%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.89%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.22%) Debian
8 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (43.40%) MVC
3 111 (24.83%) Software Engineering
4 98 (21.92%) TDD
5 74 (16.55%) OO
6 62 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (12.98%) Scrum
8 50 (11.19%) Unit Testing
8 50 (11.19%) SDLC
9 42 (9.40%) BDD
10 37 (8.28%) Web Development
10 37 (8.28%) OOP
11 26 (5.82%) Multithreading
11 26 (5.82%) Web Application Development
12 23 (5.15%) E-Commerce
12 23 (5.15%) OOD
13 22 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (4.92%) Automated Testing
14 20 (4.47%) Digital Marketing
14 20 (4.47%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 274 (61.30%) JavaScript
2 198 (44.30%) C#
3 124 (27.74%) SQL
4 122 (27.29%) PHP
5 93 (20.81%) Java
6 36 (8.05%) T-SQL
7 31 (6.94%) PL/SQL
8 28 (6.26%) C++
9 22 (4.92%) Python
10 20 (4.47%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.68%) PHP5
12 11 (2.46%) VB
13 9 (2.01%) Ruby
14 7 (1.57%) ActionScript 3.0
14 7 (1.57%) ActionScript 2.0
14 7 (1.57%) ActionScript
14 7 (1.57%) Perl
15 6 (1.34%) Go
16 5 (1.12%) VB6
17 4 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 89 (19.91%) Degree
2 4 (0.89%) NVQ Level 4
2 4 (0.89%) HND
3 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.22%) MCSD
4 1 (0.22%) MCTS
4 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.36%) QA
2 7 (1.57%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.12%) HL7
4 3 (0.67%) DICOM
4 3 (0.67%) WCAG
5 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.12%) cPanel
2 1 (0.22%) Puppet
2 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.22%) StatsD
2 1 (0.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 61 (13.65%) Microsoft
2 53 (11.86%) Zend
3 37 (8.28%) Oracle
4 17 (3.80%) Google
5 10 (2.24%) EPiServer
6 7 (1.57%) DoubleClick
7 5 (1.12%) Telerik
7 5 (1.12%) Adobe
8 4 (0.89%) SAP
8 4 (0.89%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.67%) ATG
9 3 (0.67%) Sencha
9 3 (0.67%) Tableau
9 3 (0.67%) Infobright
10 2 (0.45%) Twitter
10 2 (0.45%) Cognos
10 2 (0.45%) hybris
11 1 (0.22%) Facebook
11 1 (0.22%) Splunk
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Salary: Up to £42k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 24k per year + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, private medical, 20-25 days
Posted: 6 days ago
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Urban Truant
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum for the right candidate
Posted: 8 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
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