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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 39 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 50.65% 46.55% 23.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 51.32% 47.37% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 8
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 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
76 57 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 98.70% 98.28% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 62 50 27
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% +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 22 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stafford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 22 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 43 (71.67%) .NET
2 38 (63.33%) C#
3 35 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (43.33%) MVC
7 25 (41.67%) SQL
7 25 (41.67%) OO
8 23 (38.33%) HTML
9 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 21 (35.00%) jQuery
10 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 19 (31.67%) CSS
12 18 (30.00%) NoSQL
12 18 (30.00%) WCF
13 17 (28.33%) TDD
14 16 (26.67%) Retail
14 16 (26.67%) Ruby
14 16 (26.67%) Node.js
14 16 (26.67%) Web Application Development
14 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (26.67%) BDD
14 16 (26.67%) Git (software)
14 16 (26.67%) RESTful
15 14 (23.33%) PHP
16 12 (20.00%) MySQL
17 10 (16.67%) VB.NET
17 10 (16.67%) LAMP
17 10 (16.67%) Mentoring

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 16 (26.67%) Node.js
2 6 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Office
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (1.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 12 (20.00%) MySQL
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (5.00%) MS Access
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.33%) Moq
3 2 (3.33%) Selenium
3 2 (3.33%) ReSharper
3 2 (3.33%) NUnit
General
1 16 (26.67%) Retail
2 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.67%) Games
6 1 (1.67%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (71.67%) .NET
2 35 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 23 (38.33%) HTML
4 21 (35.00%) jQuery
5 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (31.67%) CSS
7 18 (30.00%) WCF
8 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (26.67%) RESTful
9 10 (16.67%) LAMP
10 9 (15.00%) HTML5
11 7 (11.67%) Ext JS
11 7 (11.67%) CSS3
12 5 (8.33%) XML
13 3 (5.00%) Ajax
14 2 (3.33%) Backbone.js
14 2 (3.33%) REST
14 2 (3.33%) DOM
14 2 (3.33%) Web Services
15 1 (1.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Clustering
2 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Physics
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Social Media
5 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) UNIX
3 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (43.33%) MVC
3 25 (41.67%) OO
4 17 (28.33%) TDD
5 16 (26.67%) Web Application Development
5 16 (26.67%) BDD
6 10 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 8 (13.33%) Web Development
8 6 (10.00%) Project Management
8 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.00%) OOP
9 4 (6.67%) Web Design
9 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
11 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.33%) SOA
12 1 (1.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) C#
2 25 (41.67%) SQL
3 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 16 (26.67%) Ruby
5 14 (23.33%) PHP
6 10 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.67%) Java
8 3 (5.00%) VBA
8 3 (5.00%) COBOL
9 1 (1.67%) Python
9 1 (1.67%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) Google
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stafford, West Midlands
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Competitive Salary and Bonus
Posted: 20 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: 24 days ago