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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 31 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 41.33% 53.19% 36.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.47% 53.19% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £45,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
73 47 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 97.33% 100.00% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 53 39 34
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stafford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 39 (58.21%) .NET
2 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (55.22%) C#
4 36 (53.73%) ASP.NET
5 33 (49.25%) HTML
6 32 (47.76%) SQL Server
7 31 (46.27%) MVC
8 25 (37.31%) CSS
8 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (35.82%) SQL
10 23 (34.33%) RESTful
10 23 (34.33%) jQuery
11 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
12 21 (31.34%) OO
13 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
14 18 (26.87%) NoSQL
14 18 (26.87%) WCF
15 16 (23.88%) Retail
15 16 (23.88%) PHP
16 15 (22.39%) TDD
16 15 (22.39%) Ruby
16 15 (22.39%) Node.js
16 15 (22.39%) Web Application Development
16 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
16 15 (22.39%) BDD
16 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (19.40%) MySQL
18 12 (17.91%) HTML5
18 12 (17.91%) Web Development
19 11 (16.42%) Marketing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 15 (22.39%) Node.js
2 5 (7.46%) WordPress
3 3 (4.48%) CMS
3 3 (4.48%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (47.76%) SQL Server
2 18 (26.87%) NoSQL
3 13 (19.40%) MySQL
4 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.49%) NUnit
3 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) Moq
General
1 16 (23.88%) Retail
2 11 (16.42%) Marketing
3 3 (4.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (58.21%) .NET
2 36 (53.73%) ASP.NET
3 33 (49.25%) HTML
4 25 (37.31%) CSS
4 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (34.33%) RESTful
5 23 (34.33%) jQuery
6 18 (26.87%) WCF
7 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (17.91%) HTML5
9 10 (14.93%) Web Services
10 6 (8.96%) XML
10 6 (8.96%) LAMP
10 6 (8.96%) Ajax
10 6 (8.96%) CSS3
11 4 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.97%) WinForms
12 3 (4.48%) Ext JS
12 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.48%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Algorithms
2 5 (7.46%) User Experience
2 5 (7.46%) EPoS
2 5 (7.46%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Clustering
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Social Media
4 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.99%) Physics
5 1 (1.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) Online Games
5 1 (1.49%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) UNIX
1 3 (4.48%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.27%) MVC
3 21 (31.34%) OO
4 15 (22.39%) TDD
4 15 (22.39%) BDD
4 15 (22.39%) Web Application Development
5 12 (17.91%) Web Development
6 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.45%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (10.45%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.45%) Analytics
8 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.46%) SEO
10 3 (4.48%) OOP
10 3 (4.48%) Project Management
10 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.49%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 37 (55.22%) C#
2 24 (35.82%) SQL
3 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
4 16 (23.88%) PHP
5 15 (22.39%) Ruby
6 8 (11.94%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.48%) COBOL
9 2 (2.99%) Java
9 2 (2.99%) C++
9 2 (2.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Google
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