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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 243 185 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 28.59% 22.53% 26.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.74% 23.07% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 230 184 222
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
817 802 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.12% 97.69% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 730 771 774
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 229 (54.39%) JavaScript
2 220 (52.26%) HTML
3 211 (50.12%) CSS
4 155 (36.82%) C#
5 153 (36.34%) .NET
6 150 (35.63%) PHP
7 126 (29.93%) SQL
8 125 (29.69%) jQuery
9 111 (26.37%) MVC
10 106 (25.18%) SQL Server
11 104 (24.70%) Software Engineering
12 102 (24.23%) ASP.NET
13 94 (22.33%) MySQL
13 94 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
14 87 (20.67%) HTML5
15 80 (19.00%) Java
16 76 (18.05%) Degree
17 74 (17.58%) Linux
18 68 (16.15%) CSS3
18 68 (16.15%) Git (software)
19 63 (14.96%) Microsoft
20 61 (14.49%) Marketing
21 59 (14.01%) Web Services
22 56 (13.30%) TDD
23 54 (12.83%) Windows
24 52 (12.35%) WordPress
25 49 (11.64%) LINQ
25 49 (11.64%) LAMP
26 48 (11.40%) OOP
27 47 (11.16%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (12.35%) WordPress
2 40 (9.50%) CMS
3 35 (8.31%) Apache
4 30 (7.13%) Joomla!
4 30 (7.13%) Node.js
5 23 (5.46%) IIS
6 20 (4.75%) Umbraco
7 10 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.90%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.66%) ExpressionEngine
10 4 (0.95%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.95%) Drupal
11 3 (0.71%) Confluence
11 3 (0.71%) Kentico
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.48%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.24%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 43 (10.21%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.18%) Photoshop
3 12 (2.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (2.61%) Adobe After Effects
5 10 (2.38%) InDesign
6 3 (0.71%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.43%) Magento
2 4 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.48%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.48%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (2.38%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.90%) DNS
2 5 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.95%) HTTP
4 3 (0.71%) Broadband
4 3 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.71%) CTI
4 3 (0.71%) Network Security
5 2 (0.48%) Firewall
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (25.18%) SQL Server
2 94 (22.33%) MySQL
3 23 (5.46%) Big Data
4 14 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.09%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.61%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (2.14%) Hadoop
8 8 (1.90%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.66%) OLAP
9 7 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.66%) Oracle OLAP
10 6 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.71%) SQLite
11 3 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 68 (16.15%) Git (software)
2 36 (8.55%) Subversion
3 21 (4.99%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.61%) JUnit
5 10 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 10 (2.38%) Grunt
6 9 (2.14%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.14%) Eclipse RCP
7 6 (1.43%) Xcode
7 6 (1.43%) NUnit
7 6 (1.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (1.19%) PHPUnit
9 4 (0.95%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.71%) JIRA
10 3 (0.71%) Selenium
10 3 (0.71%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.71%) PEAR
10 3 (0.71%) Trac
10 3 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.71%) Yeoman
General
1 61 (14.49%) Marketing
2 20 (4.75%) Finance
3 11 (2.61%) Advertising
4 8 (1.90%) Multimedia
4 8 (1.90%) Aerospace
4 8 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.66%) Retail
6 3 (0.71%) Interactive Media
7 2 (0.48%) Games
8 1 (0.24%) Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.24%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (52.26%) HTML
2 211 (50.12%) CSS
3 153 (36.34%) .NET
4 125 (29.69%) jQuery
5 102 (24.23%) ASP.NET
6 87 (20.67%) HTML5
7 68 (16.15%) CSS3
8 59 (14.01%) Web Services
9 49 (11.64%) LAMP
9 49 (11.64%) LINQ
10 45 (10.69%) Ajax
11 41 (9.74%) .NET Framework
12 36 (8.55%) XML
13 33 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (7.60%) AngularJS
15 29 (6.89%) KnockoutJS
16 24 (5.70%) SOAP
17 23 (5.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 21 (4.99%) XHTML
19 18 (4.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.31%) Mobile App
2 28 (6.65%) Computer Science
3 27 (6.41%) User Experience
4 24 (5.70%) Open Source
5 22 (5.23%) Social Media
6 21 (4.99%) Kindle
7 13 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.61%) Animation
8 11 (2.61%) Video Editing
9 10 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.66%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.43%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.19%) Physics
12 5 (1.19%) iPhone
13 4 (0.95%) Mashup
13 4 (0.95%) E-Learning
14 2 (0.48%) NHS
14 2 (0.48%) CMDB
14 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.48%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 74 (17.58%) Linux
2 54 (12.83%) Windows
3 29 (6.89%) Apple iOS
4 19 (4.51%) Android
5 10 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.95%) Debian
8 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.24%) UNIX
9 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (26.37%) MVC
2 104 (24.70%) Software Engineering
3 94 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (13.30%) TDD
5 48 (11.40%) OOP
6 47 (11.16%) OO
7 39 (9.26%) Web Development
8 35 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
10 32 (7.60%) Mentoring
11 29 (6.89%) Scrum
12 24 (5.70%) iOS Development
13 23 (5.46%) Mobile Application Development
14 22 (5.23%) Time Management
15 21 (4.99%) BDD
15 21 (4.99%) OOD
16 18 (4.28%) E-Commerce
17 16 (3.80%) Automated Testing
17 16 (3.80%) Coaching
18 15 (3.56%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 229 (54.39%) JavaScript
2 155 (36.82%) C#
3 150 (35.63%) PHP
4 126 (29.93%) SQL
5 80 (19.00%) Java
6 46 (10.93%) C++
7 36 (8.55%) VB.NET
8 32 (7.60%) PHP5
9 22 (5.23%) Objective-C
10 20 (4.75%) Python
11 17 (4.04%) VB
11 17 (4.04%) C
12 15 (3.56%) Perl
13 13 (3.09%) PL/SQL
14 11 (2.61%) ActionScript
14 11 (2.61%) ActionScript 3.0
15 10 (2.38%) Ruby
16 9 (2.14%) Scala
17 8 (1.90%) ActionScript 2.0
18 4 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (18.05%) Degree
2 10 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.95%) PhD
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.74%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.19%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 63 (14.96%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.21%) Oracle
3 20 (4.75%) Adobe
4 12 (2.85%) EPiServer
5 11 (2.61%) Zend
6 10 (2.38%) Facebook
7 8 (1.90%) DoubleClick
7 8 (1.90%) Google
8 6 (1.43%) Appcelerator
9 5 (1.19%) Twitter
10 3 (0.71%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.71%) Sun
11 2 (0.48%) BMC
11 2 (0.48%) JBoss
11 2 (0.48%) Remedy
11 2 (0.48%) VMware
11 2 (0.48%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.48%) Sage
12 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 30000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable DOE
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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