The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 32 49 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 18.39% 32.24% 44.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.51% 32.89% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 44 76
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage 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
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
156 149 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 89.66% 98.03% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 133 108 161
Average salary £34,350 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £26,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Developer
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Stevenage region.

Developer Salary Trend in Stevenage

Developer
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 52 (68.42%) SQL
2 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (39.47%) C#
3 30 (39.47%) Java
3 30 (39.47%) .NET
4 26 (34.21%) HTML
5 23 (30.26%) JavaScript
6 18 (23.68%) MVC
6 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 18 (23.68%) CSS
6 18 (23.68%) TDD
7 17 (22.37%) HTML5
8 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 16 (21.05%) PL/SQL
8 16 (21.05%) Oracle
9 15 (19.74%) Finance
9 15 (19.74%) Scrum
10 14 (18.42%) Oracle ADF
10 14 (18.42%) Mathematics
10 14 (18.42%) Oracle Forms
11 13 (17.11%) Python
11 13 (17.11%) MySQL
12 12 (15.79%) OO
13 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
13 11 (14.47%) Web Services
13 11 (14.47%) Ruby
13 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails
15 9 (11.84%) RAD
15 9 (11.84%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.26%) Node.js
3 4 (5.26%) Apache
3 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.63%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.32%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Intranet
2 3 (3.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) MySQL
2 9 (11.84%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.58%) DTS
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (11.84%) RSpec
3 9 (11.84%) Cucumber
3 9 (11.84%) Selenium
4 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.53%) Subversion
5 2 (2.63%) Ant
6 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (39.47%) .NET
2 26 (34.21%) HTML
3 18 (23.68%) CSS
4 17 (22.37%) HTML5
5 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 14 (18.42%) Oracle ADF
7 11 (14.47%) Web Services
8 10 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (11.84%) XML
9 9 (11.84%) Ajax
10 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
11 6 (7.89%) .NET Framework
11 6 (7.89%) Silverlight
12 5 (6.58%) CakePHP
13 4 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (5.26%) WinForms
14 3 (3.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (3.95%) jQuery
15 2 (2.63%) Java EE
15 2 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Windows
1 4 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.68%) TDD
2 18 (23.68%) MVC
3 15 (19.74%) Scrum
4 12 (15.79%) OO
5 9 (11.84%) RAD
5 9 (11.84%) UML
6 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.89%) MVVM
8 5 (6.58%) Data Transformation
8 5 (6.58%) SOA
9 4 (5.26%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Product Management
10 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.95%) Workflow
11 2 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (2.63%) System Testing
12 1 (1.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (68.42%) SQL
2 30 (39.47%) C#
2 30 (39.47%) Java
3 23 (30.26%) JavaScript
4 16 (21.05%) PL/SQL
5 13 (17.11%) Python
6 11 (14.47%) Ruby
7 9 (11.84%) PHP
8 8 (10.53%) VB
9 5 (6.58%) VBScript
10 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.63%) VB6
12 1 (1.32%) ABAP
12 1 (1.32%) Scala
12 1 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) OCP
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.05%) Oracle
3 5 (6.58%) Google
4 4 (5.26%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.95%) JBoss
6 2 (2.63%) Adobe
7 1 (1.32%) Cognos
7 1 (1.32%) SAP
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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