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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 36 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 57.14% 51.11% 24.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 58.06% 52.27% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 9
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +103.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
62 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 98.41% 97.78% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 31
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +103.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stafford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 38 (76.00%) .NET
2 34 (68.00%) C#
3 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET
4 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (46.00%) OO
5 22 (44.00%) MVC
6 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (42.00%) HTML
7 20 (40.00%) SQL
7 20 (40.00%) jQuery
8 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
9 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
9 18 (36.00%) CSS
10 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (32.00%) WCF
11 16 (32.00%) NoSQL
12 15 (30.00%) TDD
13 14 (28.00%) Retail
13 14 (28.00%) Node.js
13 14 (28.00%) Web Application Development
13 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (28.00%) BDD
13 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
13 14 (28.00%) RESTful
13 14 (28.00%) Ruby
14 13 (26.00%) PHP
15 10 (20.00%) MySQL
15 10 (20.00%) LAMP
15 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
16 9 (18.00%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 14 (28.00%) Node.js
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (32.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (20.00%) MySQL
4 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) MS Access
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) NUnit
3 2 (4.00%) ReSharper
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) Moq
General
1 14 (28.00%) Retail
2 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Military
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (76.00%) .NET
2 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (42.00%) HTML
4 20 (40.00%) jQuery
5 18 (36.00%) CSS
6 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (32.00%) WCF
8 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (28.00%) RESTful
9 10 (20.00%) LAMP
10 9 (18.00%) HTML5
11 7 (14.00%) CSS3
11 7 (14.00%) Ext JS
12 4 (8.00%) XML
13 3 (6.00%) Ajax
14 2 (4.00%) DOM
14 2 (4.00%) Backbone.js
14 2 (4.00%) REST
15 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Social Media
3 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) OO
2 22 (44.00%) MVC
3 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (30.00%) TDD
5 14 (28.00%) Web Application Development
5 14 (28.00%) BDD
6 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.00%) Web Development
8 6 (12.00%) Project Management
8 6 (12.00%) OOP
9 4 (8.00%) Web Design
9 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.00%) CRM
10 2 (4.00%) SOA
10 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (2.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) C#
2 20 (40.00%) SQL
3 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.00%) Ruby
5 13 (26.00%) PHP
6 8 (16.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.00%) VBA
7 3 (6.00%) Java
8 2 (4.00%) Python
9 1 (2.00%) COBOL
9 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Google
Stafford
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 40k per year + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
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Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago