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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 39 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 43.33% 56.25% 31.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.32% 56.25% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 7
Average salary £35,000 £31,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.23% -2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £24,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,350 £38,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
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
88 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 97.78% 100.00% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 65 44 21
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
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 5 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stafford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 44 (59.46%) .NET
2 42 (56.76%) C#
3 41 (55.41%) ASP.NET
4 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (45.95%) SQL Server
6 33 (44.59%) HTML
6 33 (44.59%) MVC
7 29 (39.19%) OO
8 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
10 24 (32.43%) SQL
10 24 (32.43%) CSS
10 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
10 24 (32.43%) RESTful
11 23 (31.08%) NoSQL
11 23 (31.08%) jQuery
11 23 (31.08%) WCF
12 20 (27.03%) PHP
13 19 (25.68%) Ruby
13 19 (25.68%) TDD
13 19 (25.68%) Retail
13 19 (25.68%) Node.js
13 19 (25.68%) Web Application Development
13 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
13 19 (25.68%) BDD
13 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (21.62%) MySQL
15 13 (17.57%) HTML5
16 11 (14.86%) Marketing
17 10 (13.51%) LAMP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 19 (25.68%) Node.js
2 6 (8.11%) Apache
3 3 (4.05%) WordPress
4 1 (1.35%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) VoIP
2 1 (1.35%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.08%) NoSQL
3 16 (21.62%) MySQL
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.70%) NUnit
3 2 (2.70%) ReSharper
3 2 (2.70%) Selenium
3 2 (2.70%) Moq
General
1 19 (25.68%) Retail
2 11 (14.86%) Marketing
3 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (59.46%) .NET
2 41 (55.41%) ASP.NET
3 33 (44.59%) HTML
4 27 (36.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (32.43%) RESTful
5 24 (32.43%) CSS
6 23 (31.08%) jQuery
6 23 (31.08%) WCF
7 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (17.57%) HTML5
9 10 (13.51%) LAMP
10 9 (12.16%) CSS3
11 7 (9.46%) Web Services
11 7 (9.46%) Ext JS
12 6 (8.11%) XML
13 4 (5.41%) WinForms
14 3 (4.05%) REST
14 3 (4.05%) LINQ
15 2 (2.70%) Backbone.js
15 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Clustering
2 6 (8.11%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.76%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.41%) User Experience
5 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) Social Media
6 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.70%) Physics
7 1 (1.35%) EPoS
7 1 (1.35%) NHS
7 1 (1.35%) Online Games
7 1 (1.35%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) UNIX
3 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (44.59%) MVC
3 29 (39.19%) OO
4 19 (25.68%) TDD
4 19 (25.68%) BDD
4 19 (25.68%) Web Application Development
5 10 (13.51%) Web Development
5 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.46%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (8.11%) Project Management
8 6 (8.11%) OOP
9 4 (5.41%) Analytics
9 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.05%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.70%) Web Design
11 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) C#
2 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
3 24 (32.43%) SQL
4 20 (27.03%) PHP
5 19 (25.68%) Ruby
6 10 (13.51%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.05%) COBOL
9 2 (2.70%) Java
9 2 (2.70%) C++
9 2 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Google
Stafford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £29,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 26 days ago