The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 25 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 23.81% 18.63% 18.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.51% 19.39% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 3
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £43,100 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £46,400 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling 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
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102 98 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 97.14% 96.08% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 48 13
Average salary £35,000 £47,250 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Developer
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Stirling region.

Developer Salary Trend in Stirling

Developer
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stirling

Developer
Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirlingshire - 5 - -
Developer
Scotland

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 36 (59.02%) Java
2 32 (52.46%) SQL
3 31 (50.82%) HTML
3 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
4 27 (44.26%) CSS
5 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (34.43%) UNIX
7 20 (32.79%) TDD
7 20 (32.79%) jQuery
8 19 (31.15%) Linux
9 18 (29.51%) Oracle
9 18 (29.51%) Spring
10 17 (27.87%) Content Management
10 17 (27.87%) J2EE
10 17 (27.87%) OO
10 17 (27.87%) Finance
11 16 (26.23%) C#
12 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
12 15 (24.59%) Maven
12 15 (24.59%) Subversion
13 14 (22.95%) Degree
14 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
14 13 (21.31%) Relational Database
15 12 (19.67%) SDLC
15 12 (19.67%) OOD
16 11 (18.03%) Ajax
17 10 (16.39%) Banking
17 10 (16.39%) System Testing
17 10 (16.39%) Mule
17 10 (16.39%) Git (software)

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 (16.39%) Apache
1 10 (16.39%) Mule
2 5 (8.20%) Node.js
2 5 (8.20%) Mule ESB
2 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.20%) JBoss
3 4 (6.56%) CMS
4 3 (4.92%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.28%) Documentum
5 2 (3.28%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) InDesign
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) Relational Database
2 10 (16.39%) Big Data
2 10 (16.39%) MySQL
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) OLAP
3 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.20%) DataStage
4 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.28%) QlikView
5 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Subversion
1 15 (24.59%) Maven
2 10 (16.39%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.39%) Ant
2 10 (16.39%) IntelliJ
3 8 (13.11%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.20%) Mockito
4 5 (8.20%) JUnit
4 5 (8.20%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.92%) Moq
5 3 (4.92%) NUnit
6 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Banking
3 8 (13.11%) Publishing
4 5 (8.20%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Front Office
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) HTML
2 27 (44.26%) CSS
3 20 (32.79%) jQuery
4 18 (29.51%) Spring
5 17 (27.87%) J2EE
6 11 (18.03%) Ajax
7 10 (16.39%) XHTML
7 10 (16.39%) HTML5
7 10 (16.39%) CSS3
8 7 (11.48%) .NET
8 7 (11.48%) Web Services
9 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
10 5 (8.20%) XML
10 5 (8.20%) DOM
10 5 (8.20%) XSLT
10 5 (8.20%) JSP
10 5 (8.20%) JAXB
10 5 (8.20%) JSTL
10 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.20%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) User Experience
2 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.20%) Web 2.0
4 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.28%) GIS
6 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) UNIX
2 19 (31.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Android
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) TDD
3 17 (27.87%) Content Management
3 17 (27.87%) OO
4 15 (24.59%) E-Commerce
5 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
6 12 (19.67%) OOD
6 12 (19.67%) SDLC
7 10 (16.39%) System Testing
7 10 (16.39%) Server Building
8 8 (13.11%) Web Design
9 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.20%) Software Delivery
9 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.20%) Analytics
9 5 (8.20%) ETL
9 5 (8.20%) Project Management
9 5 (8.20%) Workflow
9 5 (8.20%) Mobile First
10 4 (6.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) Java
2 32 (52.46%) SQL
3 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
4 16 (26.23%) C#
5 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
6 7 (11.48%) PHP
7 4 (6.56%) C
8 3 (4.92%) Python
9 2 (3.28%) C++
10 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.64%) VB
10 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.64%) VBA
10 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.11%) Quark
4 5 (8.20%) Adobe
4 5 (8.20%) Informatica
4 5 (8.20%) IBM
5 3 (4.92%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.64%) Tableau
6 1 (1.64%) Planview
6 1 (1.64%) Sybase