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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 217 208 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.54% 27.12% 24.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.40% 27.73% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 202 206 204
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
764 750 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.95% 97.78% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 675 715 764
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 23 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 227 (55.23%) JavaScript
2 214 (52.07%) HTML
3 199 (48.42%) CSS
4 161 (39.17%) PHP
5 144 (35.04%) C#
6 140 (34.06%) .NET
7 118 (28.71%) SQL
8 115 (27.98%) jQuery
9 107 (26.03%) MVC
10 106 (25.79%) MySQL
11 101 (24.57%) ASP.NET
11 101 (24.57%) Software Engineering
12 99 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
13 97 (23.60%) SQL Server
14 81 (19.71%) Linux
15 78 (18.98%) HTML5
16 75 (18.25%) Git (software)
17 72 (17.52%) Java
18 71 (17.27%) Web Services
19 68 (16.55%) Degree
20 64 (15.57%) OOP
21 63 (15.33%) Marketing
22 58 (14.11%) OO
22 58 (14.11%) LAMP
23 57 (13.87%) CSS3
24 54 (13.14%) Microsoft
25 50 (12.17%) TDD
25 50 (12.17%) WordPress
26 47 (11.44%) Windows
27 46 (11.19%) PHP5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 50 (12.17%) WordPress
2 41 (9.98%) CMS
3 35 (8.52%) Apache
4 33 (8.03%) Joomla!
5 27 (6.57%) Node.js
6 25 (6.08%) Umbraco
7 15 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (2.92%) IIS
9 8 (1.95%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.70%) Drupal
11 4 (0.97%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.73%) ExpressionEngine
12 3 (0.73%) Kentico
12 3 (0.73%) JBoss
13 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.49%) Confluence
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.24%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 37 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.84%) Photoshop
3 11 (2.68%) Adobe After Effects
4 10 (2.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (2.19%) InDesign
6 7 (1.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.97%) MS Office
8 3 (0.73%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) Magento
2 4 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.49%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (2.43%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.46%) SaaS
5 3 (0.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.95%) DNS
2 5 (1.22%) HTTP
2 5 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.97%) CTI
3 4 (0.97%) Network Security
4 3 (0.73%) Broadband
4 3 (0.73%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.24%) Firewall
5 1 (0.24%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (25.79%) MySQL
2 97 (23.60%) SQL Server
3 21 (5.11%) Big Data
4 14 (3.41%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.16%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.68%) Oracle Database
7 10 (2.43%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.19%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.70%) Oracle OLAP
9 7 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.70%) OLAP
10 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.73%) SQLite
13 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 75 (18.25%) Git (software)
2 44 (10.71%) Subversion
3 25 (6.08%) Visual Studio
4 15 (3.65%) Grunt
5 11 (2.68%) JUnit
6 10 (2.43%) Eclipse
6 10 (2.43%) NUnit
7 9 (2.19%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.95%) Karma Test Runner
8 8 (1.95%) Bower
9 7 (1.70%) Eclipse RCP
10 6 (1.46%) Xcode
10 6 (1.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 6 (1.46%) Moq
11 5 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (1.22%) PHPUnit
12 4 (0.97%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.73%) PEAR
13 3 (0.73%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.73%) Trac
General
1 63 (15.33%) Marketing
2 12 (2.92%) Advertising
2 12 (2.92%) Finance
3 7 (1.70%) Retail
3 7 (1.70%) Multimedia
3 7 (1.70%) Aerospace
3 7 (1.70%) Games
4 6 (1.46%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.73%) Interactive Media
6 2 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.24%) Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (52.07%) HTML
2 199 (48.42%) CSS
3 140 (34.06%) .NET
4 115 (27.98%) jQuery
5 101 (24.57%) ASP.NET
6 78 (18.98%) HTML5
7 71 (17.27%) Web Services
8 58 (14.11%) LAMP
9 57 (13.87%) CSS3
10 43 (10.46%) Ajax
11 39 (9.49%) LINQ
12 38 (9.25%) XML
13 37 (9.00%) .NET Framework
14 33 (8.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (7.79%) AngularJS
16 29 (7.06%) XHTML
17 27 (6.57%) SOAP
18 22 (5.35%) Symfony
19 21 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 18 (4.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.27%) Mobile App
2 25 (6.08%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.84%) Social Media
4 23 (5.60%) Kindle
5 21 (5.11%) User Experience
6 19 (4.62%) Open Source
7 11 (2.68%) Animation
7 11 (2.68%) Video Editing
8 8 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.46%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.22%) iPhone
10 5 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.97%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.97%) Physics
11 4 (0.97%) Mashup
11 4 (0.97%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.49%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.49%) CMDB
12 2 (0.49%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.49%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 81 (19.71%) Linux
2 47 (11.44%) Windows
3 26 (6.33%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.92%) Android
5 10 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.97%) Debian
8 2 (0.49%) UNIX
8 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.24%) CentOS
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.24%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (26.03%) MVC
2 101 (24.57%) Software Engineering
3 99 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (15.57%) OOP
5 58 (14.11%) OO
6 50 (12.17%) TDD
7 38 (9.25%) Digital Marketing
8 34 (8.27%) Scrum
9 33 (8.03%) Mentoring
10 28 (6.81%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (6.33%) Web Development
12 24 (5.84%) iOS Development
13 21 (5.11%) OOD
14 19 (4.62%) Mobile Application Development
14 19 (4.62%) BDD
15 18 (4.38%) OO PHP
16 17 (4.14%) Coaching
16 17 (4.14%) Automated Testing
17 15 (3.65%) SEO
17 15 (3.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (55.23%) JavaScript
2 161 (39.17%) PHP
3 144 (35.04%) C#
4 118 (28.71%) SQL
5 72 (17.52%) Java
6 46 (11.19%) PHP5
7 44 (10.71%) C++
8 30 (7.30%) VB.NET
9 19 (4.62%) Objective-C
9 19 (4.62%) Python
10 17 (4.14%) C
11 15 (3.65%) Perl
12 13 (3.16%) PL/SQL
13 12 (2.92%) Ruby
14 11 (2.68%) ActionScript 3.0
14 11 (2.68%) ActionScript
15 9 (2.19%) Scala
16 8 (1.95%) ActionScript 2.0
17 7 (1.70%) VB
18 4 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (16.55%) Degree
2 6 (1.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.97%) PhD
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.73%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.97%) QA
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.73%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Puppet
1 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (13.14%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.25%) Oracle
3 26 (6.33%) Zend
4 17 (4.14%) Adobe
5 12 (2.92%) EPiServer
6 10 (2.43%) Facebook
7 9 (2.19%) Twitter
8 8 (1.95%) DoubleClick
9 7 (1.70%) Google
10 6 (1.46%) Appcelerator
11 3 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.73%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.49%) Sun
12 2 (0.49%) BMC
12 2 (0.49%) Sage
12 2 (0.49%) Remedy
12 2 (0.49%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.49%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.24%) Ektron
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