The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stafford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 26 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 56.52% 30.00% 11.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 56.52% 32.14% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 5
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,100 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 100.00% 93.33% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 30
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Staffordshire

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 31 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stafford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (59.18%) .NET
2 25 (51.02%) C#
2 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
4 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
4 20 (40.82%) OO
5 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET
5 19 (38.78%) MVC
6 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
6 16 (32.65%) Degree
7 15 (30.61%) jQuery
7 15 (30.61%) PHP
8 14 (28.57%) SQL
9 13 (26.53%) HTML
9 13 (26.53%) CSS
9 13 (26.53%) SOA
9 13 (26.53%) REST
9 13 (26.53%) TDD
10 11 (22.45%) Adobe
10 11 (22.45%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (22.45%) Adobe Illustrator
10 11 (22.45%) Photoshop
10 11 (22.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (22.45%) Subversion
10 11 (22.45%) Sass
10 11 (22.45%) LESS
11 10 (20.41%) Phing
11 10 (20.41%) Backbone.js
11 10 (20.41%) DOM
11 10 (20.41%) OOP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
1 1 (2.04%) WordPress
1 1 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (22.45%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (22.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) OLTP
4 1 (2.04%) OLAP
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Subversion
2 10 (20.41%) Phing
2 10 (20.41%) Ant
3 3 (6.12%) ReSharper
3 3 (6.12%) Selenium
3 3 (6.12%) Moq
3 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.08%) NUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) .NET
2 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET
3 15 (30.61%) jQuery
4 13 (26.53%) HTML
4 13 (26.53%) CSS
4 13 (26.53%) REST
5 11 (22.45%) Sass
5 11 (22.45%) LESS
6 10 (20.41%) Backbone.js
6 10 (20.41%) DOM
7 5 (10.20%) WCF
8 3 (6.12%) Dojo
8 3 (6.12%) CSS3
8 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.12%) HTML5
8 3 (6.12%) WinForms
9 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.04%) WPF
10 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
2 3 (6.12%) Open Source
3 2 (4.08%) EPoS
4 1 (2.04%) SCADA
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) UNIX
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) OO
3 19 (38.78%) MVC
4 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
5 13 (26.53%) SOA
5 13 (26.53%) TDD
6 10 (20.41%) OOP
7 6 (12.24%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Web Development
8 3 (6.12%) Refactoring
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.08%) Data Security
9 2 (4.08%) Pair Programming
10 1 (2.04%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.04%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.04%) SEO
10 1 (2.04%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) C#
2 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.61%) PHP
4 14 (28.57%) SQL
5 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.20%) COBOL
7 4 (8.16%) Java
8 2 (4.08%) VB
8 2 (4.08%) VB6
9 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Adobe
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle