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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 30 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 28.85% 13.60% 9.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.97% 13.72% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 14
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
91 226 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 87.50% 99.12% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 76 134 49
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 28 (46.67%) HTML
2 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
3 22 (36.67%) CSS
4 20 (33.33%) Ruby
5 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (31.67%) Java
5 19 (31.67%) SQL
6 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 17 (28.33%) HTML5
8 16 (26.67%) Marketing
8 16 (26.67%) jQuery
9 15 (25.00%) TDD
9 15 (25.00%) .NET
10 14 (23.33%) C#
10 14 (23.33%) XML
10 14 (23.33%) OO
11 13 (21.67%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (20.00%) JBoss
13 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
13 11 (18.33%) WebLogic
13 11 (18.33%) Middleware
13 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
13 11 (18.33%) WebSphere
13 11 (18.33%) Java EE
13 11 (18.33%) CSS3
14 10 (16.67%) Backbone.js
14 10 (16.67%) Ember.js
14 10 (16.67%) BDD
14 10 (16.67%) J2EE
15 9 (15.00%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 12 (20.00%) JBoss
2 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
2 11 (18.33%) WebSphere
2 11 (18.33%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) MySQL
3 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) WebLogic Workshop
3 3 (5.00%) Subversion
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.67%) Maven
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 16 (26.67%) Marketing
2 5 (8.33%) Multimedia
3 4 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (46.67%) HTML
2 22 (36.67%) CSS
3 17 (28.33%) HTML5
4 16 (26.67%) jQuery
5 15 (25.00%) .NET
6 14 (23.33%) XML
7 13 (21.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 11 (18.33%) Java EE
8 11 (18.33%) CSS3
8 11 (18.33%) Middleware
9 10 (16.67%) J2EE
9 10 (16.67%) Backbone.js
9 10 (16.67%) Ember.js
10 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
10 8 (13.33%) Spring
11 7 (11.67%) Ajax
11 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
12 6 (10.00%) WinForms
12 6 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (10.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Smartphone
1 5 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (5.00%) Linux
4 2 (3.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) TDD
3 14 (23.33%) OO
4 10 (16.67%) BDD
5 6 (10.00%) Migration
6 5 (8.33%) SOA
6 5 (8.33%) Web Design
7 4 (6.67%) Workflow
7 4 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.33%) Product Management
8 2 (3.33%) Scrum
8 2 (3.33%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.33%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Web Development
8 2 (3.33%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (3.33%) MVC
8 2 (3.33%) OOD
8 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
2 20 (33.33%) Ruby
3 19 (31.67%) Java
3 19 (31.67%) SQL
4 14 (23.33%) C#
5 9 (15.00%) PHP
6 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.67%) XPath
8 3 (5.00%) VB
8 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.00%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) C
9 2 (3.33%) Python
9 2 (3.33%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.33%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.33%) VB6
9 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.67%) Scala
10 1 (1.67%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.33%) HND
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Capita
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
StoneShot Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + pension and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago