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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 11 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29 36 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 24.17% 16.59% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.10% 16.59% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 4
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% +7.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,350 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,450 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
107 217 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 89.17% 100.00% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 89 155 47
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,700
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 24 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 27 (46.55%) HTML
2 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (36.21%) Ruby
3 21 (36.21%) CSS
4 19 (32.76%) Git (software)
5 17 (29.31%) C#
5 17 (29.31%) SQL
5 17 (29.31%) .NET
5 17 (29.31%) jQuery
5 17 (29.31%) HTML5
5 17 (29.31%) Marketing
6 16 (27.59%) Java
7 15 (25.86%) TDD
8 14 (24.14%) OO
9 13 (22.41%) XML
9 13 (22.41%) Ruby on Rails
10 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET
10 11 (18.97%) CSS3
11 10 (17.24%) Backbone.js
11 10 (17.24%) Ember.js
11 10 (17.24%) BDD
11 10 (17.24%) Windows
11 10 (17.24%) Mac OS X
12 9 (15.52%) Middleware
12 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
12 9 (15.52%) JBoss
12 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.52%) WebLogic
12 9 (15.52%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (15.52%) WebLogic
1 9 (15.52%) JBoss
1 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
1 9 (15.52%) WebSphere
2 6 (10.34%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Photoshop
2 6 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.34%) WebLogic Workshop
3 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.90%) JIRA
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (5.17%) Subversion
General
1 17 (29.31%) Marketing
2 8 (13.79%) Finance
3 6 (10.34%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) HTML
2 21 (36.21%) CSS
3 17 (29.31%) .NET
3 17 (29.31%) jQuery
3 17 (29.31%) HTML5
4 13 (22.41%) XML
4 13 (22.41%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET
5 11 (18.97%) CSS3
6 10 (17.24%) Backbone.js
6 10 (17.24%) Ember.js
7 9 (15.52%) Java EE
7 9 (15.52%) Middleware
8 8 (13.79%) J2EE
9 7 (12.07%) Spring
9 7 (12.07%) Ajax
9 7 (12.07%) AngularJS
10 6 (10.34%) Apache Camel
10 6 (10.34%) Drools
10 6 (10.34%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Smartphone
2 5 (8.62%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
1 10 (17.24%) Mac OS X
2 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) TDD
3 14 (24.14%) OO
4 10 (17.24%) BDD
5 6 (10.34%) Web Design
5 6 (10.34%) Migration
5 6 (10.34%) Scrum
6 4 (6.90%) Multithreading
6 4 (6.90%) Workflow
7 3 (5.17%) SOA
8 2 (3.45%) MVC
8 2 (3.45%) OOD
8 2 (3.45%) Product Management
8 2 (3.45%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.45%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Web Development
8 2 (3.45%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 21 (36.21%) Ruby
3 17 (29.31%) C#
3 17 (29.31%) SQL
4 16 (27.59%) Java
5 9 (15.52%) PHP
6 6 (10.34%) C++
7 4 (6.90%) Perl
7 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.90%) Fortran
7 4 (6.90%) XPath
8 3 (5.17%) VB
8 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.45%) C
9 2 (3.45%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.45%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.45%) VB6
9 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.72%) Capita
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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