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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 8 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 13 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 19.09% 21.67% 42.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.27% 22.03% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 55
Average salary £54,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.89% +17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
109 59 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 99.09% 98.33% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 64 37 118
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 46 (95.83%) Java
2 33 (68.75%) SQL
3 28 (58.33%) Banking
4 20 (41.67%) Oracle
4 20 (41.67%) Relational Database
5 18 (37.50%) Finance
6 15 (31.25%) WebSphere
7 14 (29.17%) IBM
7 14 (29.17%) ETL
7 14 (29.17%) Investment Banking
8 13 (27.08%) Web Services
8 13 (27.08%) Spring
9 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 12 (25.00%) FileNet
9 12 (25.00%) Workflow
9 12 (25.00%) Document Management
9 12 (25.00%) UNIX
9 12 (25.00%) Windows
9 12 (25.00%) Business Objects
10 11 (22.92%) VB
10 11 (22.92%) HTML
10 11 (22.92%) .NET
11 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
11 10 (20.83%) VBA
11 10 (20.83%) JSP
11 10 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
11 10 (20.83%) Tableau
11 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (20.83%) QlikView

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 12 (25.00%) FileNet
3 10 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (6.25%) Documentum
6 2 (4.17%) LiveLink
6 2 (4.17%) Alfresco
6 2 (4.17%) Node.js
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Pig
7 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.17%) FileNet Content Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 10 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (20.83%) QlikView
2 10 (20.83%) BusinessObjects XI
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.75%) RDBMS
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
5 6 (12.50%) DataStage
6 5 (10.42%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.08%) Big Data
9 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Maven
2 6 (12.50%) Selenium
3 5 (10.42%) Subversion
3 5 (10.42%) JUnit
4 4 (8.33%) JIRA
5 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.25%) Mockito
6 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.17%) FishEye
6 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (4.17%) JMeter
7 1 (2.08%) Toad
7 1 (2.08%) Ant
7 1 (2.08%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 28 (58.33%) Banking
2 18 (37.50%) Finance
3 14 (29.17%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Legal
5 2 (4.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) Web Services
1 13 (27.08%) Spring
2 11 (22.92%) HTML
2 11 (22.92%) .NET
3 10 (20.83%) JSP
4 9 (18.75%) J2EE
5 7 (14.58%) XML
5 7 (14.58%) Dojo
6 6 (12.50%) SPNEGO
6 6 (12.50%) HTML5
6 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 5 (10.42%) REST
7 5 (10.42%) SOAP
8 4 (8.33%) Spring MVC
8 4 (8.33%) Java SE
8 4 (8.33%) Java EE
8 4 (8.33%) CSS
8 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.33%) jQuery
9 3 (6.25%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.25%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) UNIX
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) ETL
2 12 (25.00%) Workflow
2 12 (25.00%) Document Management
3 8 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (14.58%) Automated Testing
4 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.58%) Web Application Development
5 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 6 (12.50%) RAD
6 5 (10.42%) UML
6 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.33%) Web Development
7 4 (8.33%) Use Case
7 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.33%) SOA
7 4 (8.33%) MVC
8 3 (6.25%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.25%) OO
8 3 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (95.83%) Java
2 33 (68.75%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (22.92%) VB
5 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 10 (20.83%) VBA
5 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.42%) Clojure
7 2 (4.17%) ClojureScript
8 1 (2.08%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Oracle
2 14 (29.17%) IBM
3 12 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 10 (20.83%) Tableau
5 2 (4.17%) CA
5 2 (4.17%) Informatica
5 2 (4.17%) Perforce