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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 11 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 18.26% 16.92% 46.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.42% 16.92% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 57
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
114 65 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 99.13% 100.00% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 56 38 116
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,100 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 23 January 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 51 (96.23%) Java
2 37 (69.81%) SQL
3 24 (45.28%) Banking
4 22 (41.51%) Finance
4 22 (41.51%) Relational Database
5 20 (37.74%) Oracle
6 18 (33.96%) Web Services
7 16 (30.19%) WebSphere
8 15 (28.30%) Business Objects
8 15 (28.30%) ETL
8 15 (28.30%) IBM
9 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
9 14 (26.42%) .NET
9 14 (26.42%) VB
9 14 (26.42%) UNIX
9 14 (26.42%) Windows
10 13 (24.53%) FileNet
10 13 (24.53%) Spring
10 13 (24.53%) QlikView
10 13 (24.53%) BusinessObjects XI
10 13 (24.53%) VB.NET
10 13 (24.53%) VBA
10 13 (24.53%) J2EE
10 13 (24.53%) Tableau
11 12 (22.64%) RDBMS
11 12 (22.64%) Workflow
11 12 (22.64%) Document Management
12 11 (20.75%) Investment Banking
12 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (20.75%) WebSphere Application Server

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 16 (30.19%) WebSphere
2 13 (24.53%) FileNet
3 11 (20.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.66%) Documentum
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (3.77%) Alfresco
7 2 (3.77%) LiveLink
7 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (1.89%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.77%) FileNet Content Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) Relational Database
2 13 (24.53%) QlikView
2 13 (24.53%) BusinessObjects XI
3 12 (22.64%) RDBMS
4 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (13.21%) DataStage
5 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
6 6 (11.32%) InterSystems Cache
6 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Subversion
1 8 (15.09%) Maven
2 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (9.43%) Selenium
3 4 (7.55%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) JUnit
4 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.66%) Mockito
5 2 (3.77%) FishEye
5 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.89%) Ant
6 1 (1.89%) JMeter
6 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.89%) Toad
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.89%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 24 (45.28%) Banking
2 22 (41.51%) Finance
3 11 (20.75%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.55%) Legal
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Web Services
2 14 (26.42%) .NET
3 13 (24.53%) Spring
3 13 (24.53%) J2EE
4 11 (20.75%) JSP
5 7 (13.21%) HTML
5 7 (13.21%) Dojo
6 6 (11.32%) SPNEGO
6 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
6 6 (11.32%) XML
7 4 (7.55%) REST
7 4 (7.55%) jQuery
7 4 (7.55%) Spring MVC
7 4 (7.55%) Java SE
7 4 (7.55%) Java EE
7 4 (7.55%) CSS
7 4 (7.55%) SOAP
8 3 (5.66%) JDBC
8 3 (5.66%) JSON
9 2 (3.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) User Experience
2 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) UNIX
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) ETL
2 12 (22.64%) Workflow
2 12 (22.64%) Document Management
3 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.09%) Project Management
5 7 (13.21%) RAD
5 7 (13.21%) SOA
5 7 (13.21%) Test Automation
5 7 (13.21%) Web Application Development
6 6 (11.32%) Automated Testing
6 6 (11.32%) OO
7 5 (9.43%) UML
7 5 (9.43%) E-business
7 5 (9.43%) Integration Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.55%) Use Case
8 4 (7.55%) Web Development
8 4 (7.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) Java
2 37 (69.81%) SQL
3 14 (26.42%) PL/SQL
3 14 (26.42%) VB
4 13 (24.53%) VB.NET
4 13 (24.53%) VBA
5 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) Clojure
7 1 (1.89%) C#
7 1 (1.89%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Oracle
2 15 (28.30%) Business Objects
2 15 (28.30%) IBM
3 13 (24.53%) Tableau
4 3 (5.66%) Informatica
5 2 (3.77%) Perforce
6 1 (1.89%) CA
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