The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 257 271 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.59% 56.46% 38.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.36% 57.54% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 252 219 251
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
653 471 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.05% 98.13% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 604 385 610
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Developer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Developer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 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
Ipswich 0 202 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Bury St Edmunds -6 17 £35,000 -15.15%
Haverhill - 8 £46,250 -
Woodbridge +2 1 £45,000 -
Newmarket -4 1 £20,000 -55.55%
Stowmarket -5 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

1 338 (67.87%) C#
2 311 (62.45%) HTML
3 291 (58.43%) JavaScript
4 239 (47.99%) CSS
5 212 (42.57%) .NET
6 173 (34.74%) SQL
7 150 (30.12%) Java
8 149 (29.92%) jQuery
9 145 (29.12%) Agile Software Development
10 137 (27.51%) OO
11 135 (27.11%) SQL Server
12 129 (25.90%) Games
13 123 (24.70%) ASP.NET
14 110 (22.09%) HTML5
15 109 (21.89%) MVC
16 97 (19.48%) Online Games
17 83 (16.67%) PHP
18 78 (15.66%) TDD
19 73 (14.66%) Web Development
20 70 (14.06%) Subversion
20 70 (14.06%) Microsoft
21 53 (10.64%) CSS3
22 48 (9.64%) Degree
23 45 (9.04%) MySQL
24 44 (8.84%) Web Services
25 42 (8.43%) C++
25 42 (8.43%) Computer Science
26 41 (8.23%) CMS
26 41 (8.23%) LAMP
26 41 (8.23%) Scrum

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 41 (8.23%) CMS
2 29 (5.82%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.62%) IIS
4 21 (4.22%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (3.61%) Drupal
5 18 (3.61%) Kentico
6 14 (2.81%) WordPress
7 13 (2.61%) Apache
8 12 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.41%) Joomla!
10 6 (1.20%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.80%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.80%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.80%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (0.60%) JBoss
14 2 (0.40%) nginx
15 1 (0.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (4.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (3.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.80%) SAP SD
3 4 (0.80%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.80%) SAP MM
3 4 (0.80%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.80%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.80%) SaaS
4 2 (0.40%) PaaS
4 2 (0.40%) IaaS
4 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.82%) HTTP
2 4 (0.80%) VoIP
2 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.20%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (27.11%) SQL Server
2 45 (9.04%) MySQL
3 15 (3.01%) NoSQL
4 14 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (2.81%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.21%) Big Data
7 7 (1.41%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.20%) SAP BW
8 6 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.80%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.80%) Apache Hive
9 4 (0.80%) SAP BI
9 4 (0.80%) SAP HANA
9 4 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 70 (14.06%) Subversion
2 37 (7.43%) Visual Studio
3 29 (5.82%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (2.61%) Maven
6 10 (2.01%) Gradle
7 8 (1.61%) SoapUI
8 7 (1.41%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (1.41%) NUnit
9 5 (1.00%) Moq
9 5 (1.00%) Selenium
10 4 (0.80%) LSMW
11 3 (0.60%) ProC
11 3 (0.60%) Ant
12 2 (0.40%) JMeter
12 2 (0.40%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.40%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.40%) Rational Functional Tester
12 2 (0.40%) Cucumber
General
1 129 (25.90%) Games
2 23 (4.62%) Marketing
3 18 (3.61%) Finance
4 12 (2.41%) Electronics
5 11 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (62.45%) HTML
2 239 (47.99%) CSS
3 212 (42.57%) .NET
4 149 (29.92%) jQuery
5 123 (24.70%) ASP.NET
6 110 (22.09%) HTML5
7 53 (10.64%) CSS3
8 44 (8.84%) Web Services
9 41 (8.23%) LAMP
10 39 (7.83%) .NET Framework
11 38 (7.63%) XML
12 32 (6.43%) FFmpeg
13 29 (5.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 25 (5.02%) WCF
15 23 (4.62%) SOAP
16 21 (4.22%) Spring
17 18 (3.61%) Sass
17 18 (3.61%) Entity Framework
18 16 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
19 15 (3.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 97 (19.48%) Online Games
2 42 (8.43%) Computer Science
3 38 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (6.43%) Mobile App
5 26 (5.22%) N-Tier
6 16 (3.21%) MPEG
7 12 (2.41%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.41%) Social Media
8 8 (1.61%) User Experience
9 7 (1.41%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.20%) W3C
10 6 (1.20%) DTV
11 5 (1.00%) Streaming Music
12 4 (0.80%) DataPower
12 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.60%) CUDA
13 3 (0.60%) BBC
14 2 (0.40%) Statistics
14 2 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.82%) Linux
2 19 (3.82%) Windows
3 18 (3.61%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.21%) Android
5 7 (1.41%) UNIX
6 5 (1.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (29.12%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (27.51%) OO
3 109 (21.89%) MVC
4 78 (15.66%) TDD
5 73 (14.66%) Web Development
6 41 (8.23%) Scrum
7 39 (7.83%) SOA
8 32 (6.43%) CRM
9 29 (5.82%) Migration
10 27 (5.42%) Mentoring
10 27 (5.42%) SDLC
11 22 (4.42%) Unit Testing
12 19 (3.82%) Software Engineering
13 18 (3.61%) Digital Marketing
13 18 (3.61%) Web Application Development
14 16 (3.21%) E-Commerce
14 16 (3.21%) OOP
15 14 (2.81%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (2.81%) Data Migration
15 14 (2.81%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 338 (67.87%) C#
2 291 (58.43%) JavaScript
3 173 (34.74%) SQL
4 150 (30.12%) Java
5 83 (16.67%) PHP
6 42 (8.43%) C++
7 32 (6.43%) T-SQL
8 29 (5.82%) Ruby
9 23 (4.62%) VB
9 23 (4.62%) Python
10 22 (4.42%) VB.NET
11 17 (3.41%) PL/SQL
12 15 (3.01%) Objective-C
12 15 (3.01%) Bourne shell
12 15 (3.01%) Go
13 14 (2.81%) Delphi
14 13 (2.61%) VB6
15 9 (1.81%) C
16 7 (1.41%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.20%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 48 (9.64%) Degree
2 18 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.80%) MCITP
4 3 (0.60%) HND
5 2 (0.40%) MCPD
6 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Puppet
1 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.02%) Oracle
3 17 (3.41%) CheckPoint
4 15 (3.01%) Zend
5 12 (2.41%) SAP
6 6 (1.20%) IBM
7 3 (0.60%) Google
8 2 (0.40%) HP
9 1 (0.20%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.20%) Percona
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