The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 11 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 14.86% 44.59% 60.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.71% 45.21% 61.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 23
Average salary £34,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £24,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Developer
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stafford 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
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 73 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 94.59% 98.65% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 54 65 38
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Stafford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Developer
Salary Trend in Stafford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Stafford region.

Developer Salary Trend in Stafford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stafford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) .NET
3 15 (41.67%) C#
4 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 13 (36.11%) CSS
6 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 12 (33.33%) Degree
7 10 (27.78%) jQuery
8 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (25.00%) HTML
9 8 (22.22%) OO
9 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
10 7 (19.44%) TDD
10 7 (19.44%) PHP
10 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
10 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
11 6 (16.67%) Subversion
11 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 6 (16.67%) REST
11 6 (16.67%) Backbone.js
11 6 (16.67%) Sass
11 6 (16.67%) LESS
11 6 (16.67%) Phing
11 6 (16.67%) Ant
11 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
11 6 (16.67%) UNIX
11 6 (16.67%) DOM
11 6 (16.67%) COBOL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Lync
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 6 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.33%) MS Access
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.33%) OLTP
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Ant
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
1 6 (16.67%) Phing
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) CSS
3 10 (27.78%) jQuery
4 9 (25.00%) HTML
5 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (16.67%) DOM
6 6 (16.67%) REST
6 6 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 6 (16.67%) Sass
6 6 (16.67%) LESS
7 4 (11.11%) Ajax
8 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.56%) Web Services
9 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.78%) HTML5
10 1 (2.78%) WCF
10 1 (2.78%) RESTful
10 1 (2.78%) XML
10 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.33%) SCADA
4 2 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) OO
3 7 (19.44%) TDD
3 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.67%) SOA
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) ETL
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) ERP
6 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.78%) Web Design
7 1 (2.78%) BDD
7 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (19.44%) PHP
5 6 (16.67%) COBOL
6 5 (13.89%) Java
6 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
7 4 (11.11%) VBA
8 3 (8.33%) C++
9 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.78%) Python
9 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) MCSD
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Adobe
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stafford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + pension, gym, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
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Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago