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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 25 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 53.19% 36.36% 22.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 53.19% 37.21% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 10
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
47 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 100.00% 97.73% 91.84%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 30
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stafford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (47.17%) .NET
1 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 21 (39.62%) C#
4 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
5 19 (35.85%) OO
6 17 (32.08%) PHP
6 17 (32.08%) SQL
6 17 (32.08%) Degree
6 17 (32.08%) jQuery
7 15 (28.30%) REST
7 15 (28.30%) TDD
7 15 (28.30%) HTML
7 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
7 15 (28.30%) CSS
7 15 (28.30%) MVC
7 15 (28.30%) SOA
8 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
9 13 (24.53%) Subversion
9 13 (24.53%) Adobe
9 13 (24.53%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (24.53%) Photoshop
9 13 (24.53%) Sass
9 13 (24.53%) LESS
10 12 (22.64%) Phing
10 12 (22.64%) DOM
10 12 (22.64%) Ant
10 12 (22.64%) Backbone.js
11 9 (16.98%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (16.98%) Business Analysis

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (1.89%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.89%) CMS
1 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
1 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Photoshop
1 13 (24.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (16.98%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.66%) OLTP
5 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.89%) OLAP
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Subversion
2 12 (22.64%) Ant
2 12 (22.64%) Phing
3 3 (5.66%) Moq
3 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.66%) ReSharper
3 3 (5.66%) Selenium
4 2 (3.77%) NUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Automotive
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) .NET
2 17 (32.08%) jQuery
3 15 (28.30%) REST
3 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
3 15 (28.30%) CSS
3 15 (28.30%) HTML
4 13 (24.53%) Sass
4 13 (24.53%) LESS
5 12 (22.64%) Backbone.js
5 12 (22.64%) DOM
6 5 (9.43%) WCF
7 3 (5.66%) Dojo
7 3 (5.66%) CSS3
7 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.66%) HTML5
7 3 (5.66%) WinForms
8 2 (3.77%) J2EE
8 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.89%) Spring
9 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.55%) Open Source
3 2 (3.77%) EPoS
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) SCADA
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) UNIX
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) OO
3 15 (28.30%) SOA
3 15 (28.30%) TDD
3 15 (28.30%) MVC
4 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
5 9 (16.98%) Business Analysis
6 7 (13.21%) OOP
7 4 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.66%) ETL
8 3 (5.66%) Web Development
8 3 (5.66%) Refactoring
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.77%) Pair Programming
9 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.77%) Data Security
9 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.89%) ERP
10 1 (1.89%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
2 21 (39.62%) C#
3 17 (32.08%) PHP
3 17 (32.08%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) COBOL
5 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.43%) Java
7 2 (3.77%) VB
7 2 (3.77%) VB6
8 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Adobe
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
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