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 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 7 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29 41 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 18.71% 27.89% 37.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.42% 28.08% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 61
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £31,870 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £43,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
142 146 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 91.61% 99.32% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 118 105 151
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £28,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 48 (66.67%) SQL
2 31 (43.06%) C#
3 30 (41.67%) Java
3 30 (41.67%) .NET
4 25 (34.72%) HTML
4 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (31.94%) JavaScript
6 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 18 (25.00%) CSS
6 18 (25.00%) TDD
7 17 (23.61%) Finance
7 17 (23.61%) Oracle
7 17 (23.61%) PL/SQL
8 16 (22.22%) MVC
8 16 (22.22%) HTML5
9 15 (20.83%) Oracle Forms
9 15 (20.83%) Scrum
9 15 (20.83%) Mathematics
10 14 (19.44%) Oracle ADF
11 12 (16.67%) MySQL
12 11 (15.28%) OO
12 11 (15.28%) Python
12 11 (15.28%) Web Services
12 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
12 11 (15.28%) Ruby
12 11 (15.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (13.89%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (13.89%) VB
14 9 (12.50%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (15.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.17%) Node.js
3 3 (4.17%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Intranet
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) SMPP
3 1 (1.39%) NFC
3 1 (1.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) MySQL
2 9 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.94%) DTS
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.39%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (15.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (12.50%) RSpec
3 9 (12.50%) Selenium
3 9 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 8 (11.11%) Subversion
4 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (2.78%) Ant
6 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.39%) MSTest
6 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
General
1 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Publishing
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.67%) .NET
2 25 (34.72%) HTML
3 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (25.00%) CSS
4 16 (22.22%) HTML5
5 14 (19.44%) Oracle ADF
6 11 (15.28%) Web Services
7 10 (13.89%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (12.50%) Ajax
9 8 (11.11%) Silverlight
9 8 (11.11%) XML
10 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
11 5 (6.94%) CakePHP
11 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.56%) WinForms
13 3 (4.17%) jQuery
13 3 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (2.78%) REST
14 2 (2.78%) CSS3
14 2 (2.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.39%) Android
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) TDD
3 16 (22.22%) MVC
4 15 (20.83%) Scrum
5 11 (15.28%) OO
6 9 (12.50%) RAD
6 9 (12.50%) UML
7 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.33%) MVVM
9 5 (6.94%) Data Transformation
10 4 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.56%) Product Management
10 4 (5.56%) Software Testing
10 4 (5.56%) SOA
11 3 (4.17%) Workflow
11 3 (4.17%) Web Development
12 2 (2.78%) System Testing
12 2 (2.78%) Analytics
12 2 (2.78%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (66.67%) SQL
2 31 (43.06%) C#
3 30 (41.67%) Java
4 23 (31.94%) JavaScript
5 17 (23.61%) PL/SQL
6 11 (15.28%) Python
6 11 (15.28%) Ruby
7 10 (13.89%) VB
8 9 (12.50%) PHP
9 5 (6.94%) VBScript
10 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
10 4 (5.56%) VB6
11 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) OCP
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.61%) Oracle
3 4 (5.56%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.17%) Google
5 2 (2.78%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Cognos
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