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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 35 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 28.69% 23.84% 8.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.97% 24.40% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 13
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £34,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
113 168 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 92.62% 97.67% 91.01%
Number of salaries quoted 97 134 73
Average salary £32,000 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.98% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £62,500 £52,000
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 1 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 30 (46.15%) HTML
1 30 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 25 (38.46%) CSS
2 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.31%) Ruby
3 21 (32.31%) Git (software)
3 21 (32.31%) .NET
4 20 (30.77%) jQuery
5 18 (27.69%) C#
5 18 (27.69%) SQL
5 18 (27.69%) HTML5
6 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
6 17 (26.15%) TDD
7 15 (23.08%) Marketing
7 15 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
7 15 (23.08%) XML
8 13 (20.00%) Java
9 12 (18.46%) OO
9 12 (18.46%) Scrum
9 12 (18.46%) CSS3
10 11 (16.92%) Mac OS X
10 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
10 11 (16.92%) PHP
11 10 (15.38%) Middleware
11 10 (15.38%) JBoss
11 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
11 10 (15.38%) Java EE
11 10 (15.38%) Backbone.js
11 10 (15.38%) BDD
11 10 (15.38%) Ember.js

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 10 (15.38%) JBoss
1 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 9 (13.85%) WebLogic
2 9 (13.85%) WebSphere
3 8 (12.31%) Apache
4 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) SAS
5 1 (1.54%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (4.62%) MS Access
3 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Big Data
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 21 (32.31%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.77%) WebLogic Workshop
3 5 (7.69%) Subversion
3 5 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) NUnit
4 1 (1.54%) RSpec
4 1 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (23.08%) Marketing
2 7 (10.77%) Finance
3 6 (9.23%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.54%) Billing
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.15%) HTML
2 25 (38.46%) CSS
3 21 (32.31%) .NET
4 20 (30.77%) jQuery
5 18 (27.69%) HTML5
6 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
7 15 (23.08%) XML
7 15 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (18.46%) CSS3
9 10 (15.38%) Java EE
9 10 (15.38%) Middleware
9 10 (15.38%) Backbone.js
9 10 (15.38%) Ember.js
10 9 (13.85%) Spring
11 8 (12.31%) Hibernate
11 8 (12.31%) XSLT
11 8 (12.31%) Ajax
12 7 (10.77%) jBPM
12 7 (10.77%) Drools
12 7 (10.77%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.62%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
3 1 (1.54%) Informatics
3 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.54%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.54%) Biology
3 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Mac OS X
2 7 (10.77%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.15%) TDD
3 12 (18.46%) Scrum
3 12 (18.46%) OO
4 10 (15.38%) BDD
5 7 (10.77%) Migration
6 6 (9.23%) MVC
6 6 (9.23%) Web Design
7 4 (6.15%) Workflow
8 3 (4.62%) Web Development
8 3 (4.62%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.62%) Information Management
8 3 (4.62%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.08%) SOA
10 1 (1.54%) Project Management
10 1 (1.54%) UML
10 1 (1.54%) OOP
10 1 (1.54%) SEO
10 1 (1.54%) Bioinformatics
10 1 (1.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 21 (32.31%) Ruby
3 18 (27.69%) C#
3 18 (27.69%) SQL
4 13 (20.00%) Java
5 11 (16.92%) PHP
6 9 (13.85%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.69%) C++
7 5 (7.69%) Perl
8 4 (6.15%) Fortran
9 3 (4.62%) XPath
9 3 (4.62%) VB
10 2 (3.08%) Python
11 1 (1.54%) R
11 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) MCSD
3 1 (1.54%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Nintex
2 3 (4.62%) SAP
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) Adobe
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle
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