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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 264 237 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.91% 26.81% 31.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.06% 28.08% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 246 224 232
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
941 844 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.92% 95.48% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 761 744 710
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 3 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 280 (60.61%) HTML
2 269 (58.23%) JavaScript
3 260 (56.28%) CSS
4 180 (38.96%) PHP
5 167 (36.15%) .NET
6 160 (34.63%) C#
6 160 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
7 135 (29.22%) SQL Server
7 135 (29.22%) MVC
8 129 (27.92%) SQL
9 124 (26.84%) MySQL
10 120 (25.97%) Software Engineering
11 112 (24.24%) jQuery
12 106 (22.94%) HTML5
13 104 (22.51%) OO
14 102 (22.08%) ASP.NET
15 95 (20.56%) AngularJS
16 91 (19.70%) CSS3
17 90 (19.48%) Git (software)
17 90 (19.48%) Zend
18 88 (19.05%) TDD
19 84 (18.18%) Linux
20 76 (16.45%) OOP
21 73 (15.80%) XML
22 71 (15.37%) LAMP
23 70 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
24 65 (14.07%) Web Services
24 65 (14.07%) Java
25 64 (13.85%) Microsoft
26 61 (13.20%) Marketing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 35 (7.58%) WordPress
2 26 (5.63%) CMS
3 24 (5.19%) Node.js
4 23 (4.98%) Joomla!
5 22 (4.76%) Drupal
6 19 (4.11%) Umbraco
7 18 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (3.46%) Apache
9 9 (1.95%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.95%) IIS
10 7 (1.52%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.87%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.43%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.43%) JBoss
12 2 (0.43%) Moodle
13 1 (0.22%) Kentico
13 1 (0.22%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.22%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 47 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.55%) Photoshop
3 15 (3.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.73%) InDesign
4 8 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (1.30%) PrintSoft PReS
6 5 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.73%) Magento
2 4 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.87%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.22%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.52%) SaaS
2 6 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (1.30%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.11%) Internet
2 15 (3.25%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.16%) Network Security
4 8 (1.73%) CTI
5 6 (1.30%) LAN
6 4 (0.87%) HTTP
7 3 (0.65%) DNS
8 2 (0.43%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.43%) Broadband
9 1 (0.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (29.22%) SQL Server
2 124 (26.84%) MySQL
3 37 (8.01%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (3.68%) Big Data
5 16 (3.46%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.60%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.73%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.30%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.43%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 90 (19.48%) Git (software)
2 52 (11.26%) Subversion
3 49 (10.61%) Jenkins
4 37 (8.01%) Grunt
5 28 (6.06%) Maven
5 28 (6.06%) Visual Studio
6 20 (4.33%) Moq
7 17 (3.68%) JIRA
7 17 (3.68%) Karma Test Runner
8 16 (3.46%) Bower
9 15 (3.25%) NUnit
10 10 (2.16%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (1.95%) Eclipse
12 8 (1.73%) PHPUnit
13 7 (1.52%) JUnit
14 5 (1.08%) MSTest
15 4 (0.87%) Cucumber
15 4 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (0.87%) Ant
15 4 (0.87%) JSUnit
General
1 61 (13.20%) Marketing
2 19 (4.11%) Finance
3 12 (2.60%) Games
4 11 (2.38%) Advertising
5 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.65%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.22%) Banking
6 1 (0.22%) Retail
6 1 (0.22%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (60.61%) HTML
2 260 (56.28%) CSS
3 167 (36.15%) .NET
4 112 (24.24%) jQuery
5 106 (22.94%) HTML5
6 102 (22.08%) ASP.NET
7 95 (20.56%) AngularJS
8 91 (19.70%) CSS3
9 73 (15.80%) XML
10 71 (15.37%) LAMP
11 65 (14.07%) Web Services
12 59 (12.77%) .NET Framework
13 53 (11.47%) Ajax
14 48 (10.39%) RESTful
15 46 (9.96%) Symfony
16 45 (9.74%) JSON
17 43 (9.31%) XHTML
18 41 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC
19 38 (8.23%) SOAP
20 36 (7.79%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.84%) Mobile App
2 20 (4.33%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.38%) User Experience
4 6 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (1.30%) Social Media
5 5 (1.08%) Kindle
5 5 (1.08%) Open Source
5 5 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.87%) Life Science
6 4 (0.87%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.65%) Wiki
7 3 (0.65%) SWIFT
7 3 (0.65%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.22%) Blog
8 1 (0.22%) Social Network
8 1 (0.22%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.22%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.22%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 84 (18.18%) Linux
2 48 (10.39%) Windows
3 28 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 21 (4.55%) Android
5 11 (2.38%) UNIX
6 9 (1.95%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.30%) FreeBSD
8 3 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.43%) Debian
10 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (29.22%) MVC
3 120 (25.97%) Software Engineering
4 104 (22.51%) OO
5 88 (19.05%) TDD
6 76 (16.45%) OOP
7 70 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (11.26%) OO PHP
9 49 (10.61%) Digital Marketing
10 48 (10.39%) Scrum
11 35 (7.58%) Responsive Web Design
12 34 (7.36%) BDD
13 31 (6.71%) Project Management
14 27 (5.84%) Multithreading
15 26 (5.63%) Unit Testing
16 25 (5.41%) Web Development
17 21 (4.55%) iOS Development
18 19 (4.11%) Kanban
18 19 (4.11%) E-Commerce
19 18 (3.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 269 (58.23%) JavaScript
2 180 (38.96%) PHP
3 160 (34.63%) C#
4 129 (27.92%) SQL
5 65 (14.07%) Java
6 60 (12.99%) PHP5
7 34 (7.36%) C++
8 22 (4.76%) Python
9 18 (3.90%) T-SQL
10 14 (3.03%) VB.NET
11 13 (2.81%) Objective-C
12 11 (2.38%) Ruby
13 10 (2.16%) VB
14 9 (1.95%) Perl
15 8 (1.73%) C
16 6 (1.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 6 (1.30%) Scala
16 6 (1.30%) Golang
17 4 (0.87%) ABAP
17 4 (0.87%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 34 (7.36%) Degree
2 16 (3.46%) VCP4
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.68%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.87%) HL7
3 3 (0.65%) QA
4 2 (0.43%) DICOM
System Software
1 3 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (0.22%) cPanel
Vendors
1 90 (19.48%) Zend
2 64 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 36 (7.79%) Oracle
4 18 (3.90%) Twitter
5 10 (2.16%) Adobe
6 8 (1.73%) Google
7 4 (0.87%) SAP
8 3 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.43%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.43%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.22%) Ektron
10 1 (0.22%) Facebook
10 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.22%) Remedy
10 1 (0.22%) ESRI
10 1 (0.22%) ATG
10 1 (0.22%) Telerik
10 1 (0.22%) BMC
10 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.22%) Xamarin
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