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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 208 250 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.67% 30.71% 26.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.68% 31.49% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 193 237 252
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
917 794 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.52% 97.54% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 806 720 873
Average salary £39,750 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.24% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 269 (56.99%) HTML
2 261 (55.30%) JavaScript
3 243 (51.48%) CSS
4 209 (44.28%) .NET
5 201 (42.58%) C#
6 173 (36.65%) SQL
7 166 (35.17%) PHP
8 156 (33.05%) SQL Server
9 140 (29.66%) MVC
10 138 (29.24%) ASP.NET
11 118 (25.00%) jQuery
12 112 (23.73%) HTML5
13 93 (19.70%) Software Engineering
14 92 (19.49%) CSS3
15 91 (19.28%) MySQL
16 84 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
17 80 (16.95%) Java
17 80 (16.95%) OO
18 79 (16.74%) XHTML
19 76 (16.10%) TDD
20 69 (14.62%) Linux
21 68 (14.41%) Degree
22 62 (13.14%) Node.js
23 61 (12.92%) OOP
24 59 (12.50%) BDD
25 58 (12.29%) PHP5
26 56 (11.86%) Git (software)
27 55 (11.65%) E-Commerce
27 55 (11.65%) Subversion
28 52 (11.02%) CMS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (13.14%) Node.js
2 52 (11.02%) CMS
3 51 (10.81%) WordPress
4 26 (5.51%) Drupal
5 25 (5.30%) IIS
6 16 (3.39%) Apache
7 7 (1.48%) Joomla!
7 7 (1.48%) DNN
7 7 (1.48%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.27%) Immediacy CMS
8 6 (1.27%) Kentico
8 6 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.27%) Sitefinity
9 5 (1.06%) PrestaShop
10 3 (0.64%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (0.64%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.42%) Confluence
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
11 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (8.69%) Photoshop
2 23 (4.87%) MS Excel
3 19 (4.03%) Fireworks
4 15 (3.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.85%) MS Office
7 2 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.21%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 46 (9.75%) Magento
2 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.48%) SaaS
3 4 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.85%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.85%) Route 53
4 1 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.97%) Internet
2 7 (1.48%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.27%) DNS
3 6 (1.27%) Intranet
4 2 (0.42%) HTTP
5 1 (0.21%) Firewall
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (33.05%) SQL Server
2 91 (19.28%) MySQL
3 27 (5.72%) NoSQL
4 25 (5.30%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (3.18%) Big Data
6 15 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.64%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.21%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 56 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 55 (11.65%) Subversion
3 24 (5.08%) PhoneGap
4 14 (2.97%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.91%) NUnit
5 9 (1.91%) TeamCity
6 8 (1.69%) Axure RP
7 7 (1.48%) PHPUnit
8 6 (1.27%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.85%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.64%) Eclipse RCP
10 3 (0.64%) JUnit
11 2 (0.42%) JIRA
11 2 (0.42%) Selenium
11 2 (0.42%) Grunt
12 1 (0.21%) Behat
12 1 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.21%) Xcode
General
1 48 (10.17%) Marketing
2 20 (4.24%) Advertising
3 10 (2.12%) Finance
4 6 (1.27%) Retail
5 5 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.64%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.64%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (56.99%) HTML
2 243 (51.48%) CSS
3 209 (44.28%) .NET
4 138 (29.24%) ASP.NET
5 118 (25.00%) jQuery
6 112 (23.73%) HTML5
7 92 (19.49%) CSS3
8 79 (16.74%) XHTML
9 48 (10.17%) Web Services
10 46 (9.75%) LAMP
11 45 (9.53%) .NET Framework
12 41 (8.69%) XML
13 34 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 33 (6.99%) Backbone.js
15 27 (5.72%) AngularJS
16 26 (5.51%) KnockoutJS
17 25 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 20 (4.24%) LINQ
19 17 (3.60%) Ajax
20 16 (3.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.20%) Mobile App
2 30 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 13 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.33%) Open Source
5 8 (1.69%) NHS
5 8 (1.69%) W3C
6 7 (1.48%) Animation
7 6 (1.27%) Streaming Music
7 6 (1.27%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.06%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.06%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.85%) GIS
9 4 (0.85%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.64%) Wiki
11 2 (0.42%) Mashup
11 2 (0.42%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.42%) Video Editing
12 1 (0.21%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.21%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 69 (14.62%) Linux
2 47 (9.96%) Windows
3 39 (8.26%) Android
4 37 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 15 (3.18%) UNIX
6 7 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (29.66%) MVC
2 93 (19.70%) Software Engineering
3 84 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (16.95%) OO
5 76 (16.10%) TDD
6 61 (12.92%) OOP
7 59 (12.50%) BDD
8 55 (11.65%) E-Commerce
9 47 (9.96%) Web Development
10 43 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (6.99%) Scrum
12 23 (4.87%) Digital Marketing
12 23 (4.87%) Android Development
12 23 (4.87%) OO PHP
13 21 (4.45%) Web Application Development
13 21 (4.45%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 20 (4.24%) Mobile Application Development
15 18 (3.81%) Time Management
16 16 (3.39%) Content Management
16 16 (3.39%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 261 (55.30%) JavaScript
2 201 (42.58%) C#
3 173 (36.65%) SQL
4 166 (35.17%) PHP
5 80 (16.95%) Java
6 58 (12.29%) PHP5
7 46 (9.75%) VB.NET
8 44 (9.32%) C++
9 35 (7.42%) VB
10 26 (5.51%) Objective-C
11 24 (5.08%) Python
12 19 (4.03%) C
13 17 (3.60%) Perl
14 10 (2.12%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.48%) ActionScript
15 7 (1.48%) ActionScript 3.0
15 7 (1.48%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.27%) ActionScript 2.0
17 5 (1.06%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (14.41%) Degree
2 10 (2.12%) MCP
3 9 (1.91%) MCAD
3 9 (1.91%) MCSD
3 9 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.91%) MCTS
3 9 (1.91%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.24%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 42 (8.90%) Zend
2 34 (7.20%) Oracle
3 32 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 18 (3.81%) Sencha
5 17 (3.60%) EPiServer
6 12 (2.54%) Adobe
7 9 (1.91%) Twitter
8 8 (1.69%) Apple
9 7 (1.48%) Sun
10 6 (1.27%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.27%) Ektron
10 6 (1.27%) Alterian
10 6 (1.27%) DoubleClick
11 5 (1.06%) Google
12 4 (0.85%) JBoss
13 3 (0.64%) Xamarin
14 2 (0.42%) Facebook
14 2 (0.42%) SAP
14 2 (0.42%) ATG
14 2 (0.42%) Atlassian
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40 - £50 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, flexitime, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Based in Ocean Village, Southampton, Hampshire...
Guru Careers
Salary: £25 - 35k (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago