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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 211 273 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 25.99% 31.13% 26.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.12% 31.78% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 202 256 202
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
778 859 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.81% 97.95% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 666 744 746
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 266 (58.59%) JavaScript
2 249 (54.85%) HTML
3 244 (53.74%) CSS
4 189 (41.63%) PHP
5 159 (35.02%) .NET
6 158 (34.80%) C#
7 138 (30.40%) MVC
8 135 (29.74%) SQL
9 128 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
10 126 (27.75%) MySQL
11 121 (26.65%) Software Engineering
12 120 (26.43%) jQuery
13 114 (25.11%) ASP.NET
14 110 (24.23%) SQL Server
15 99 (21.81%) Linux
16 90 (19.82%) Git (software)
17 84 (18.50%) OO
18 78 (17.18%) OOP
18 78 (17.18%) Web Services
19 76 (16.74%) HTML5
20 72 (15.86%) LAMP
20 72 (15.86%) Java
21 67 (14.76%) PHP5
22 66 (14.54%) TDD
22 66 (14.54%) Marketing
23 60 (13.22%) Zend
23 60 (13.22%) CSS3
23 60 (13.22%) AngularJS
24 57 (12.56%) Degree
25 56 (12.33%) Subversion

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (10.35%) WordPress
2 43 (9.47%) CMS
3 37 (8.15%) Joomla!
4 33 (7.27%) Umbraco
5 30 (6.61%) Node.js
6 27 (5.95%) Apache
7 25 (5.51%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (2.64%) Drupal
9 6 (1.32%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.32%) IIS
10 5 (1.10%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.88%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.44%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.44%) Moodle
12 2 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.44%) Confluence
12 2 (0.44%) Kentico
13 1 (0.22%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 35 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.85%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.98%) InDesign
4 9 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (1.10%) MS Office
6 3 (0.66%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.66%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.44%) Magento
4 1 (0.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (3.08%) Amazon S3
3 10 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.54%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.98%) DNS
1 9 (1.98%) Internet
2 6 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.10%) HTTP
4 4 (0.88%) CTI
4 4 (0.88%) Network Security
5 3 (0.66%) Broadband
5 3 (0.66%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.44%) LAN
7 1 (0.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (27.75%) MySQL
2 110 (24.23%) SQL Server
3 23 (5.07%) Big Data
4 20 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (4.19%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 10 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.20%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.98%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.10%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (1.10%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (1.10%) OLAP
12 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 90 (19.82%) Git (software)
2 56 (12.33%) Subversion
3 25 (5.51%) Visual Studio
4 24 (5.29%) Jenkins
5 20 (4.41%) Grunt
6 16 (3.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 16 (3.52%) Bower
7 11 (2.42%) NUnit
8 10 (2.20%) JIRA
9 9 (1.98%) Eclipse
9 9 (1.98%) JUnit
9 9 (1.98%) Maven
10 7 (1.54%) Moq
11 5 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 5 (1.10%) Eclipse RCP
11 5 (1.10%) PHPUnit
11 5 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.88%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.66%) PEAR
13 3 (0.66%) Bugzilla
General
1 66 (14.54%) Marketing
2 8 (1.76%) Games
3 6 (1.32%) Retail
3 6 (1.32%) Multimedia
4 4 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (0.88%) Finance
4 4 (0.88%) Aerospace
4 4 (0.88%) Legal
4 4 (0.88%) Advertising
5 3 (0.66%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (54.85%) HTML
2 244 (53.74%) CSS
3 159 (35.02%) .NET
4 120 (26.43%) jQuery
5 114 (25.11%) ASP.NET
6 78 (17.18%) Web Services
7 76 (16.74%) HTML5
8 72 (15.86%) LAMP
9 60 (13.22%) CSS3
9 60 (13.22%) AngularJS
10 49 (10.79%) .NET Framework
11 46 (10.13%) Ajax
11 46 (10.13%) XML
12 45 (9.91%) XHTML
13 40 (8.81%) Symfony
14 39 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 30 (6.61%) SOAP
16 28 (6.17%) RESTful
17 23 (5.07%) LINQ
17 23 (5.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.49%) Mobile App
2 24 (5.29%) Computer Science
3 21 (4.63%) Kindle
4 19 (4.19%) Social Media
5 16 (3.52%) User Experience
5 16 (3.52%) Open Source
6 7 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (0.88%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.88%) iPhone
8 3 (0.66%) SWIFT
8 3 (0.66%) Wiki
8 3 (0.66%) E-Learning
8 3 (0.66%) Animation
8 3 (0.66%) Video Editing
8 3 (0.66%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.66%) Physics
9 2 (0.44%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.44%) Life Science
10 1 (0.22%) Blog
10 1 (0.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 99 (21.81%) Linux
2 51 (11.23%) Windows
3 29 (6.39%) Apple iOS
4 18 (3.96%) Android
5 7 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.54%) Windows 8
5 7 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.10%) UNIX
7 4 (0.88%) Debian
8 3 (0.66%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.44%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (30.40%) MVC
2 128 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (26.65%) Software Engineering
4 84 (18.50%) OO
5 78 (17.18%) OOP
6 66 (14.54%) TDD
7 46 (10.13%) Digital Marketing
8 44 (9.69%) OO PHP
9 40 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (8.59%) Scrum
11 32 (7.05%) Mentoring
12 27 (5.95%) iOS Development
13 22 (4.85%) Project Management
14 21 (4.63%) Web Development
14 21 (4.63%) BDD
15 19 (4.19%) Time Management
15 19 (4.19%) Coaching
15 19 (4.19%) Mobile Application Development
16 17 (3.74%) Responsive Web Design
17 14 (3.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 266 (58.59%) JavaScript
2 189 (41.63%) PHP
3 158 (34.80%) C#
4 135 (29.74%) SQL
5 72 (15.86%) Java
6 67 (14.76%) PHP5
7 40 (8.81%) C++
8 27 (5.95%) Python
9 26 (5.73%) VB.NET
10 20 (4.41%) Objective-C
11 17 (3.74%) Ruby
11 17 (3.74%) Perl
12 16 (3.52%) C
13 13 (2.86%) Scala
14 12 (2.64%) PL/SQL
15 11 (2.42%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.32%) VB
17 4 (0.88%) ABAP
17 4 (0.88%) Delphi
18 3 (0.66%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 57 (12.56%) Degree
2 4 (0.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (0.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.66%) PhD
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.81%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.22%) QA
3 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.44%) Puppet
2 1 (0.22%) cPanel
2 1 (0.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 60 (13.22%) Zend
2 48 (10.57%) Microsoft
3 33 (7.27%) Oracle
4 18 (3.96%) Adobe
5 17 (3.74%) Twitter
6 12 (2.64%) EPiServer
7 7 (1.54%) Google
8 5 (1.10%) SAP
8 5 (1.10%) Appcelerator
8 5 (1.10%) Facebook
9 3 (0.66%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.44%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.44%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.44%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.22%) Ektron
11 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.22%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.22%) ESRI
11 1 (0.22%) Telerik
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + co pension + flexi-time +
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Acceler-IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +superb benefits.and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
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