The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 201 248 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.43% 27.31% 28.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.72% 28.05% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 179 240 243
Average salary £31,250 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.71% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
813 884 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.76% 97.36% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 718 835 822
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Hampshire

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 29 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 206 (51.24%) HTML
2 205 (51.00%) JavaScript
3 185 (46.02%) CSS
4 179 (44.53%) .NET
5 172 (42.79%) C#
6 151 (37.56%) SQL
7 139 (34.58%) SQL Server
8 114 (28.36%) PHP
9 113 (28.11%) jQuery
10 112 (27.86%) ASP.NET
10 112 (27.86%) MVC
11 84 (20.90%) HTML5
12 82 (20.40%) Software Engineering
13 77 (19.15%) Java
14 73 (18.16%) Degree
15 70 (17.41%) MySQL
16 67 (16.67%) CSS3
17 64 (15.92%) Microsoft
18 63 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
19 62 (15.42%) TDD
20 58 (14.43%) Git (software)
21 52 (12.94%) Windows
22 49 (12.19%) LINQ
23 47 (11.69%) WordPress
24 45 (11.19%) Oracle
25 44 (10.95%) Web Development
25 44 (10.95%) Mobile App
26 42 (10.45%) MS Excel
27 41 (10.20%) .NET Framework
27 41 (10.20%) Continuous Integration

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 47 (11.69%) WordPress
2 39 (9.70%) CMS
3 36 (8.96%) Node.js
4 25 (6.22%) IIS
5 22 (5.47%) Apache
6 17 (4.23%) Joomla!
7 11 (2.74%) Umbraco
8 9 (2.24%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.74%) ExpressionEngine
10 5 (1.24%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.00%) Drupal
11 4 (1.00%) Confluence
11 4 (1.00%) Kentico
12 3 (0.75%) Immediacy CMS
12 3 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.75%) DNN
12 3 (0.75%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.75%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.25%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 42 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.72%) Photoshop
3 14 (3.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (2.99%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (1.00%) InDesign
6 3 (0.75%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.75%) MS Office
7 1 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (4.73%) Magento
2 2 (0.50%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.50%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.75%) GitHub
3 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.24%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.49%) DNS
2 6 (1.49%) HTTP
3 3 (0.75%) CTI
3 3 (0.75%) Network Security
4 2 (0.50%) Firewall
4 2 (0.50%) Broadband
5 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.25%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (34.58%) SQL Server
2 70 (17.41%) MySQL
3 23 (5.72%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.48%) RDBMS
5 12 (2.99%) Big Data
6 10 (2.49%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.74%) OLAP
7 7 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.74%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.00%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.50%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.25%) SQLite
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 58 (14.43%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.21%) Subversion
3 18 (4.48%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.49%) NUnit
4 10 (2.49%) TeamCity
5 9 (2.24%) Grunt
6 6 (1.49%) JUnit
6 6 (1.49%) Xcode
7 5 (1.24%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.24%) Eclipse RCP
7 5 (1.24%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.00%) PHPUnit
8 4 (1.00%) JIRA
8 4 (1.00%) Selenium
9 3 (0.75%) PhoneGap
9 3 (0.75%) Yeoman
10 2 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.25%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.25%) GDB
General
1 39 (9.70%) Marketing
2 24 (5.97%) Finance
3 16 (3.98%) Advertising
4 9 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.49%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.00%) Retail
7 3 (0.75%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (51.24%) HTML
2 185 (46.02%) CSS
3 179 (44.53%) .NET
4 113 (28.11%) jQuery
5 112 (27.86%) ASP.NET
6 84 (20.90%) HTML5
7 67 (16.67%) CSS3
8 49 (12.19%) LINQ
9 41 (10.20%) .NET Framework
10 40 (9.95%) Web Services
11 39 (9.70%) KnockoutJS
12 35 (8.71%) LAMP
13 34 (8.46%) AngularJS
14 31 (7.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (7.21%) XML
16 28 (6.97%) Ajax
17 26 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 22 (5.47%) Spring
19 19 (4.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 18 (4.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.95%) Mobile App
2 26 (6.47%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.22%) Open Source
4 18 (4.48%) Kindle
5 14 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.48%) Social Media
5 14 (3.48%) Animation
6 12 (2.99%) Video Editing
7 9 (2.24%) NHS
8 8 (1.99%) W3C
9 6 (1.49%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.49%) Mashup
10 5 (1.24%) Physics
11 4 (1.00%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.75%) iPhone
12 3 (0.75%) Streaming Music
13 2 (0.50%) CMDB
13 2 (0.50%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.50%) E-Learning
13 2 (0.50%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 52 (12.94%) Windows
2 38 (9.45%) Linux
3 30 (7.46%) Apple iOS
4 28 (6.97%) Android
5 10 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.75%) Debian
8 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.50%) UNIX
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (27.86%) MVC
2 82 (20.40%) Software Engineering
3 63 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (15.42%) TDD
5 44 (10.95%) Web Development
6 41 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (9.70%) OO
8 31 (7.71%) BDD
9 30 (7.46%) Mobile Application Development
10 29 (7.21%) E-Commerce
10 29 (7.21%) OOP
11 23 (5.72%) OOD
11 23 (5.72%) Scrum
11 23 (5.72%) iOS Development
12 21 (5.22%) Android Development
12 21 (5.22%) Time Management
13 20 (4.98%) Automated Testing
14 19 (4.73%) Responsive Web Design
15 18 (4.48%) Digital Marketing
16 15 (3.73%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 205 (51.00%) JavaScript
2 172 (42.79%) C#
3 151 (37.56%) SQL
4 114 (28.36%) PHP
5 77 (19.15%) Java
6 38 (9.45%) C++
6 38 (9.45%) VB.NET
7 26 (6.47%) PHP5
8 24 (5.97%) Objective-C
9 23 (5.72%) VB
10 15 (3.73%) PL/SQL
11 14 (3.48%) C
12 13 (3.23%) Python
13 12 (2.99%) ActionScript
13 12 (2.99%) ActionScript 3.0
14 11 (2.74%) ActionScript 2.0
15 10 (2.49%) Perl
16 5 (1.24%) Ruby
17 4 (1.00%) MATLAB
18 3 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (18.16%) Degree
2 11 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.24%) PhD
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.96%) ISO 9001
2 8 (1.99%) QA
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.19%) Oracle
3 19 (4.73%) Adobe
4 12 (2.99%) EPiServer
5 11 (2.74%) DoubleClick
6 10 (2.49%) Zend
7 9 (2.24%) Sun
8 8 (1.99%) Facebook
9 4 (1.00%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.00%) Google
10 3 (0.75%) Alterian
10 3 (0.75%) JBoss
10 3 (0.75%) Twitter
10 3 (0.75%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.75%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.75%) Ektron
11 2 (0.50%) Appcelerator
11 2 (0.50%) BMC
11 2 (0.50%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.50%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £47000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £47000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Progression Opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £47000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34500 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Salary: From £39,242 to £46,786 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago