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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 23 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 29.49% 58.70% 40.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.08% 58.70% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
74 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 94.87% 100.00% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 64 46 34
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +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 27 February 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stafford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 (64.29%) .NET
2 24 (57.14%) C#
3 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET
4 18 (42.86%) SQL
5 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 15 (35.71%) CSS
7 14 (33.33%) OO
7 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 14 (33.33%) jQuery
8 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (30.95%) MVC
9 12 (28.57%) HTML
10 11 (26.19%) TDD
11 9 (21.43%) Degree
11 9 (21.43%) PHP
11 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (16.67%) WCF
12 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
12 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
13 6 (14.29%) BDD
13 6 (14.29%) Node.js
13 6 (14.29%) Web Application Development
13 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
13 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
13 6 (14.29%) RESTful
13 6 (14.29%) Retail
13 6 (14.29%) Ruby
14 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 6 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Photoshop
1 4 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
2 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) VoIP
1 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (7.14%) MS Access
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.76%) MySQL
6 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Phing
2 4 (9.52%) Ant
2 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) NUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Moq
General
1 6 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (64.29%) .NET
2 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET
3 15 (35.71%) CSS
4 14 (33.33%) jQuery
5 12 (28.57%) HTML
6 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (16.67%) WCF
8 6 (14.29%) RESTful
8 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (11.90%) REST
9 5 (11.90%) Backbone.js
9 5 (11.90%) DOM
10 4 (9.52%) Ajax
10 4 (9.52%) Sass
10 4 (9.52%) LESS
10 4 (9.52%) HTML5
11 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 3 (7.14%) Ext JS
11 3 (7.14%) LAMP
12 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.76%) SCADA
4 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) UNIX
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) OO
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) MVC
3 11 (26.19%) TDD
4 6 (14.29%) BDD
4 6 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.90%) SOA
5 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.52%) CRM
6 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.52%) Web Design
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Web Development
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) OOP
8 2 (4.76%) ERP
8 2 (4.76%) Project Management
9 1 (2.38%) Process Management
9 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) C#
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) PHP
5 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 6 (14.29%) Ruby
7 5 (11.90%) Java
8 4 (9.52%) VBA
9 3 (7.14%) COBOL
10 2 (4.76%) C++
10 2 (4.76%) Python
11 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) VCP4
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) MCSD
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Adobe
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
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