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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 23 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 26.74% 10.55% 21.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.51% 10.71% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 38
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
73 252 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 84.88% 98.44% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67 142 75
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £24,500
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 February 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 29 (45.31%) SQL
2 25 (39.06%) Java
3 20 (31.25%) HTML
4 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
5 16 (25.00%) .NET
5 16 (25.00%) C#
6 15 (23.44%) JBoss
7 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (21.88%) HTML5
8 13 (20.31%) Java EE
8 13 (20.31%) CSS
8 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
8 13 (20.31%) Middleware
9 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
9 12 (18.75%) WebLogic
9 12 (18.75%) WebSphere
10 11 (17.19%) TDD
10 11 (17.19%) Ruby
10 11 (17.19%) XML
10 11 (17.19%) OO
10 11 (17.19%) J2EE
11 10 (15.63%) T-SQL
12 9 (14.06%) Spring
12 9 (14.06%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
12 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
13 8 (12.50%) MySQL
13 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
13 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 7 (10.94%) Apache

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (23.44%) JBoss
2 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 12 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 12 (18.75%) WebLogic
3 7 (10.94%) Apache
4 3 (4.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) MySQL
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (9.38%) WebLogic Workshop
3 3 (4.69%) Subversion
4 2 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 7 (10.94%) Marketing
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) HTML
2 16 (25.00%) .NET
3 14 (21.88%) HTML5
4 13 (20.31%) Java EE
4 13 (20.31%) CSS
4 13 (20.31%) Middleware
5 11 (17.19%) J2EE
5 11 (17.19%) XML
6 9 (14.06%) Spring
6 9 (14.06%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
7 8 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
8 7 (10.94%) jBPM
8 7 (10.94%) jQuery
8 7 (10.94%) Drools
8 7 (10.94%) CSS3
8 7 (10.94%) Apache Camel
8 7 (10.94%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (9.38%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.81%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.19%) TDD
2 11 (17.19%) OO
3 6 (9.38%) SOA
3 6 (9.38%) Migration
3 6 (9.38%) BDD
4 4 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 4 (6.25%) MVC
4 4 (6.25%) Workflow
5 2 (3.13%) OOD
5 2 (3.13%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (3.13%) Direct Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.13%) Product Management
5 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.56%) Web Development
6 1 (1.56%) Scrum
6 1 (1.56%) OOP
6 1 (1.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (45.31%) SQL
2 25 (39.06%) Java
3 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.00%) C#
5 11 (17.19%) Ruby
6 10 (15.63%) T-SQL
7 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.81%) PHP
8 5 (7.81%) Python
9 4 (6.25%) XPath
10 3 (4.69%) C++
10 3 (4.69%) VB
10 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
11 2 (3.13%) ABAP
11 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.13%) Scala
11 2 (3.13%) Embedded C
11 2 (3.13%) Embedded C++
11 2 (3.13%) VB6
11 2 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle
3 5 (7.81%) Google
4 2 (3.13%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) Capita
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