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 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 6 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 36 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 31.03% 21.24% 44.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.96% 21.82% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 14
Average salary £45,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.66% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
106 110 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 91.38% 97.35% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 31
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stirling

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 43 (75.44%) Java
2 33 (57.89%) SQL
3 22 (38.60%) Finance
4 21 (36.84%) Oracle
5 19 (33.33%) UNIX
6 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (24.56%) HTML
8 13 (22.81%) PL/SQL
8 13 (22.81%) jQuery
9 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 12 (21.05%) .NET
9 12 (21.05%) J2EE
10 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (19.30%) ETL
11 10 (17.54%) IBM
11 10 (17.54%) DataStage
11 10 (17.54%) C#
11 10 (17.54%) CSS
11 10 (17.54%) QlikView
11 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
11 10 (17.54%) Spring
11 10 (17.54%) Ajax
12 9 (15.79%) TDD
12 9 (15.79%) HTML5
12 9 (15.79%) CSS3
12 9 (15.79%) Tableau
12 9 (15.79%) BusinessObjects XI
12 9 (15.79%) Web Services
12 9 (15.79%) Business Objects
12 9 (15.79%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) FileNet
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.51%) Documentum
3 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) InDesign
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (17.54%) DataStage
2 10 (17.54%) QlikView
3 9 (15.79%) BusinessObjects XI
3 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 8 (14.04%) RDBMS
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
6 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.75%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Eclipse
1 8 (14.04%) Subversion
2 4 (7.02%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.75%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.75%) FishEye
3 1 (1.75%) Toad
3 1 (1.75%) Ant
3 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Publishing
3 6 (10.53%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Front Office
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) HTML
2 13 (22.81%) jQuery
3 12 (21.05%) .NET
3 12 (21.05%) J2EE
4 10 (17.54%) CSS
4 10 (17.54%) Spring
4 10 (17.54%) Ajax
5 9 (15.79%) XHTML
5 9 (15.79%) Web Services
5 9 (15.79%) HTML5
5 9 (15.79%) CSS3
6 4 (7.02%) DOM
7 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.75%) XML
8 1 (1.75%) JSP
8 1 (1.75%) Struts
8 1 (1.75%) XSLT
8 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.75%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.53%) User Experience
3 4 (7.02%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) UNIX
2 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.30%) ETL
3 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
4 9 (15.79%) TDD
5 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
5 8 (14.04%) SOA
6 7 (12.28%) E-business
6 7 (12.28%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (12.28%) Web Design
6 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (12.28%) OO
7 6 (10.53%) OOD
7 6 (10.53%) Content Management
8 4 (7.02%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.02%) Project Management
9 3 (5.26%) V-Model
9 3 (5.26%) UML
10 2 (3.51%) MVC
11 1 (1.75%) Low Latency
11 1 (1.75%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (75.44%) Java
2 33 (57.89%) SQL
3 13 (22.81%) PL/SQL
4 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.54%) C#
6 9 (15.79%) VB
6 9 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 9 (15.79%) VBA
7 4 (7.02%) C
8 3 (5.26%) Python
9 2 (3.51%) C++
9 2 (3.51%) PHP
10 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Oracle
2 10 (17.54%) IBM
3 9 (15.79%) Business Objects
3 9 (15.79%) Tableau
4 8 (14.04%) Informatica
5 7 (12.28%) Quark
6 4 (7.02%) Adobe
7 1 (1.75%) Planview
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.75%) Sybase
Stirling
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago