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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 10 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 16.13% 16.81% 15.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.13% 17.24% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
62 116 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 100.00% 97.48% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 57 37
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Stirling

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) Subversion
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (46.15%) CSS3
3 6 (46.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (46.15%) Sass
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
3 6 (46.15%) Adobe
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
4 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
4 5 (38.46%) Android
4 5 (38.46%) RESTful
4 5 (38.46%) JSON
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Xcode
4 5 (38.46%) JSP
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 5 (38.46%) Android Development
4 5 (38.46%) PhoneGap
4 5 (38.46%) Ionic Framework
4 5 (38.46%) Apache Cordova

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (46.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Subversion
2 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
3 5 (38.46%) Xcode
4 4 (30.77%) gulp
4 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 4 (30.77%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) Moq
5 2 (15.38%) NUnit
5 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) CSS3
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) Sass
3 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
3 5 (38.46%) Apache Cordova
3 5 (38.46%) Ionic Framework
3 5 (38.46%) JSON
3 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 5 (38.46%) PhoneGap
3 5 (38.46%) RESTful
4 4 (30.77%) Android SDK
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) Servlets
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Android
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) BDD
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (46.15%) OO
1 6 (46.15%) TDD
1 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Android Development
3 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
3 4 (30.77%) Mobile Development
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
5 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) MVVM
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) Apple Swift
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) Objective-C
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe
2 4 (30.77%) Atlassian
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle