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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 227 224 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.71% 24.86% 27.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.09% 25.60% 28.03%
Number of salaries quoted 208 220 233
Average salary £31,875 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,050 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
808 875 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.06% 97.11% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 714 835 798
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 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 214 (52.45%) JavaScript
2 209 (51.23%) HTML
3 201 (49.26%) CSS
4 169 (41.42%) .NET
5 166 (40.69%) C#
6 137 (33.58%) SQL
7 128 (31.37%) PHP
8 120 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 119 (29.17%) jQuery
10 109 (26.72%) MVC
11 104 (25.49%) ASP.NET
12 93 (22.79%) Software Engineering
13 84 (20.59%) HTML5
14 82 (20.10%) MySQL
15 81 (19.85%) Java
16 79 (19.36%) Degree
17 66 (16.18%) CSS3
18 64 (15.69%) Microsoft
19 60 (14.71%) Git (software)
20 59 (14.46%) TDD
21 58 (14.22%) Windows
22 54 (13.24%) Linux
23 51 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
23 51 (12.50%) LINQ
24 50 (12.25%) Marketing
25 47 (11.52%) Web Services
26 45 (11.03%) Web Development
27 44 (10.78%) C++
27 44 (10.78%) WordPress
27 44 (10.78%) Mobile App

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 44 (10.78%) WordPress
2 32 (7.84%) CMS
3 31 (7.60%) Apache
3 31 (7.60%) Node.js
4 28 (6.86%) IIS
5 25 (6.13%) Joomla!
6 14 (3.43%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.96%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.72%) ExpressionEngine
9 6 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.98%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.98%) Drupal
10 4 (0.98%) Confluence
11 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.49%) Kentico
12 1 (0.25%) EPiServer CMS
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 42 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.90%) Photoshop
3 11 (2.70%) Adobe After Effects
4 9 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (1.72%) InDesign
6 4 (0.98%) MS Office
7 3 (0.74%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 7 (1.72%) Magento
2 2 (0.49%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.49%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.25%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (1.72%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.96%) DNS
2 6 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.98%) HTTP
4 3 (0.74%) Network Security
4 3 (0.74%) CTI
4 3 (0.74%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.74%) Broadband
5 2 (0.49%) Firewall
6 1 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.25%) Intranet
6 1 (0.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 82 (20.10%) MySQL
3 20 (4.90%) Big Data
4 17 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.19%) RDBMS
6 11 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.72%) Oracle OLAP
7 7 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.72%) OLAP
8 6 (1.47%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (1.23%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.74%) SQLite
12 2 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.49%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 60 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 30 (7.35%) Subversion
3 21 (5.15%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.21%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.96%) JUnit
5 8 (1.96%) Grunt
6 7 (1.72%) Eclipse RCP
6 7 (1.72%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.47%) Xcode
7 6 (1.47%) NUnit
7 6 (1.47%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 6 (1.47%) PHPUnit
8 4 (0.98%) Selenium
8 4 (0.98%) JIRA
9 3 (0.74%) Yeoman
9 3 (0.74%) Trac
9 3 (0.74%) PEAR
9 3 (0.74%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.25%) GDB
General
1 50 (12.25%) Marketing
2 24 (5.88%) Finance
3 11 (2.70%) Advertising
4 9 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.96%) Retail
5 8 (1.96%) Multimedia
6 6 (1.47%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.74%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (51.23%) HTML
2 201 (49.26%) CSS
3 169 (41.42%) .NET
4 119 (29.17%) jQuery
5 104 (25.49%) ASP.NET
6 84 (20.59%) HTML5
7 66 (16.18%) CSS3
8 51 (12.50%) LINQ
9 47 (11.52%) Web Services
10 41 (10.05%) .NET Framework
11 40 (9.80%) LAMP
12 36 (8.82%) Ajax
13 35 (8.58%) XML
14 34 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
14 34 (8.33%) AngularJS
15 29 (7.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (6.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 22 (5.39%) SOAP
17 22 (5.39%) Spring
18 18 (4.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.78%) Mobile App
2 29 (7.11%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.39%) Open Source
4 21 (5.15%) Kindle
5 18 (4.41%) Social Media
6 11 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.70%) Animation
6 11 (2.70%) Video Editing
7 6 (1.47%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.47%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.23%) iPhone
8 5 (1.23%) Physics
8 5 (1.23%) Mashup
9 4 (0.98%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.49%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.49%) NHS
10 2 (0.49%) CMDB
10 2 (0.49%) Frameworx
11 1 (0.25%) iPad
11 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.22%) Windows
2 54 (13.24%) Linux
3 32 (7.84%) Apple iOS
4 27 (6.62%) Android
5 10 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.98%) Debian
8 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (26.72%) MVC
2 93 (22.79%) Software Engineering
3 59 (14.46%) TDD
4 51 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (11.03%) Web Development
6 40 (9.80%) OO
7 38 (9.31%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (8.58%) OOP
9 29 (7.11%) Mobile Application Development
10 27 (6.62%) Scrum
11 26 (6.37%) iOS Development
12 24 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
12 24 (5.88%) Time Management
13 22 (5.39%) OOD
13 22 (5.39%) BDD
13 22 (5.39%) Android Development
14 21 (5.15%) Automated Testing
15 18 (4.41%) E-Commerce
16 15 (3.68%) Responsive Web Design
17 14 (3.43%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 214 (52.45%) JavaScript
2 166 (40.69%) C#
3 137 (33.58%) SQL
4 128 (31.37%) PHP
5 81 (19.85%) Java
6 44 (10.78%) C++
7 40 (9.80%) VB.NET
8 25 (6.13%) PHP5
9 24 (5.88%) Objective-C
10 23 (5.64%) VB
11 18 (4.41%) C
11 18 (4.41%) Python
12 13 (3.19%) PL/SQL
12 13 (3.19%) Perl
13 11 (2.70%) ActionScript 3.0
13 11 (2.70%) ActionScript
14 8 (1.96%) Ruby
14 8 (1.96%) ActionScript 2.0
15 6 (1.47%) Scala
16 4 (0.98%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 79 (19.36%) Degree
2 11 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.23%) PhD
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.05%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 41 (10.05%) Oracle
3 17 (4.17%) Adobe
4 11 (2.70%) Facebook
4 11 (2.70%) EPiServer
5 8 (1.96%) DoubleClick
5 8 (1.96%) Google
6 6 (1.47%) Appcelerator
7 5 (1.23%) Zend
8 4 (0.98%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.74%) Sun
10 2 (0.49%) JBoss
10 2 (0.49%) VMware
10 2 (0.49%) BMC
10 2 (0.49%) Remedy
10 2 (0.49%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.49%) Sage
10 2 (0.49%) Twitter
11 1 (0.25%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.25%) Apple
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