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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 25 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 41.67% 44.29% 34.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.67% 44.29% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 17
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
60 70 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 57 41
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +62.50%
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 21 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stafford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
2 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (43.14%) jQuery
4 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 20 (39.22%) CSS
6 19 (37.25%) OO
6 19 (37.25%) .NET
6 19 (37.25%) HTML
7 18 (35.29%) C#
7 18 (35.29%) PHP
8 17 (33.33%) Degree
9 16 (31.37%) TDD
9 16 (31.37%) Subversion
9 16 (31.37%) Photoshop
9 16 (31.37%) SOA
9 16 (31.37%) Adobe
9 16 (31.37%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (31.37%) REST
9 16 (31.37%) Sass
9 16 (31.37%) LESS
10 15 (29.41%) Backbone.js
10 15 (29.41%) Phing
10 15 (29.41%) Ant
10 15 (29.41%) DOM
11 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
12 12 (23.53%) MVC
12 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
12 12 (23.53%) SQL
13 8 (15.69%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (15.69%) Business Analysis

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) Lync
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) WordPress
3 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Photoshop
1 16 (31.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.88%) OLTP
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) OLAP
7 1 (1.96%) MySQL
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Subversion
2 15 (29.41%) Phing
2 15 (29.41%) Ant
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Moq
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Automotive
2 3 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) jQuery
2 20 (39.22%) CSS
3 19 (37.25%) .NET
3 19 (37.25%) HTML
4 16 (31.37%) REST
4 16 (31.37%) Sass
4 16 (31.37%) LESS
5 15 (29.41%) Backbone.js
5 15 (29.41%) DOM
6 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.88%) HTML5
7 3 (5.88%) Dojo
7 3 (5.88%) CSS3
7 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (3.92%) WCF
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.96%) Web Services
9 1 (1.96%) J2EE
9 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.80%) Open Source
4 3 (5.88%) SCADA
4 3 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) NHS
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) OO
3 16 (31.37%) TDD
3 16 (31.37%) SOA
4 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
5 12 (23.53%) MVC
6 8 (15.69%) Business Analysis
7 5 (9.80%) OOP
7 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.84%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) ERP
9 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.88%) ETL
9 3 (5.88%) Web Development
9 3 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.92%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.92%) CRM
11 1 (1.96%) SEO
11 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
2 18 (35.29%) C#
2 18 (35.29%) PHP
3 12 (23.53%) SQL
4 6 (11.76%) COBOL
5 5 (9.80%) Java
6 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.88%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) MCSD
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Adobe
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension and excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Culina Logistics
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago