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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 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 194 217 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.98% 48.98% 40.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.47% 49.77% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 186 179 243
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £22,500
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
547 436 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.80% 98.42% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 495 368 565
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 £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 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 27 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 0 158 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Bury St Edmunds -9 14 £35,000 -22.22% 7
Woodbridge - 3 £40,000 -
Haverhill - 3 £50,000 - 1
Newmarket -1 1 £31,500 -30.00% 2
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 314 (66.53%) C#
2 289 (61.23%) HTML
3 275 (58.26%) JavaScript
4 218 (46.19%) CSS
5 182 (38.56%) .NET
6 168 (35.59%) SQL
7 158 (33.47%) Java
8 138 (29.24%) OO
8 138 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
9 135 (28.60%) Games
10 123 (26.06%) jQuery
11 113 (23.94%) SQL Server
12 107 (22.67%) ASP.NET
13 106 (22.46%) Online Games
14 102 (21.61%) HTML5
15 91 (19.28%) MVC
16 80 (16.95%) PHP
17 75 (15.89%) TDD
17 75 (15.89%) Subversion
18 72 (15.25%) Web Development
19 66 (13.98%) Microsoft
20 48 (10.17%) Scrum
20 48 (10.17%) Degree
21 45 (9.53%) CSS3
22 41 (8.69%) MySQL
23 40 (8.47%) SOA
23 40 (8.47%) LAMP
24 39 (8.26%) Web Services
24 39 (8.26%) C++
25 38 (8.05%) Computer Science

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 37 (7.84%) CMS
2 26 (5.51%) SharePoint
3 21 (4.45%) Drupal
4 20 (4.24%) IIS
5 18 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (3.60%) WordPress
7 15 (3.18%) Kentico
8 12 (2.54%) Apache
8 12 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.27%) Joomla!
10 5 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.06%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.64%) JBoss
11 3 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.64%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.64%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.42%) nginx
12 2 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.06%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.85%) SAP SD
3 4 (0.85%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.85%) SAP MM
3 4 (0.85%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.85%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.85%) SaaS
3 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.03%) HTTP
2 3 (0.64%) VoIP
2 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.21%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.69%) MySQL
3 17 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (2.97%) NoSQL
5 13 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.12%) Big Data
7 6 (1.27%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.27%) SAP BW
8 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.85%) SAP BI
9 4 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.85%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.64%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.64%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 75 (15.89%) Subversion
2 32 (6.78%) Visual Studio
3 28 (5.93%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (2.97%) Maven
6 10 (2.12%) Gradle
7 8 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.69%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.06%) Selenium
9 4 (0.85%) Ant
9 4 (0.85%) NUnit
9 4 (0.85%) LSMW
9 4 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.64%) ProC
11 2 (0.42%) JMeter
11 2 (0.42%) JUnit
11 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.42%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.42%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 135 (28.60%) Games
2 18 (3.81%) Finance
3 15 (3.18%) Marketing
4 12 (2.54%) Electronics
5 8 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.21%) Retail
8 1 (0.21%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (61.23%) HTML
2 218 (46.19%) CSS
3 182 (38.56%) .NET
4 123 (26.06%) jQuery
5 107 (22.67%) ASP.NET
6 102 (21.61%) HTML5
7 45 (9.53%) CSS3
8 40 (8.47%) LAMP
9 39 (8.26%) Web Services
10 34 (7.20%) XML
10 34 (7.20%) .NET Framework
11 32 (6.78%) FFmpeg
12 29 (6.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 23 (4.87%) Spring
14 22 (4.66%) WCF
14 22 (4.66%) SOAP
15 19 (4.03%) RabbitMQ
16 17 (3.60%) Entity Framework
17 16 (3.39%) Sass
18 15 (3.18%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 106 (22.46%) Online Games
2 38 (8.05%) Computer Science
2 38 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (7.20%) Mobile App
4 22 (4.66%) N-Tier
5 16 (3.39%) MPEG
6 12 (2.54%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.69%) Social Media
8 7 (1.48%) User Experience
9 6 (1.27%) DTV
9 6 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.06%) Animation
11 4 (0.85%) W3C
12 3 (0.64%) DataPower
12 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.42%) Streaming Music
14 1 (0.21%) Statistics
14 1 (0.21%) NHS
14 1 (0.21%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.14%) Apple iOS
2 18 (3.81%) Linux
3 16 (3.39%) Windows
4 15 (3.18%) Android
5 5 (1.06%) UNIX
6 4 (0.85%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (29.24%) OO
1 138 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (19.28%) MVC
3 75 (15.89%) TDD
4 72 (15.25%) Web Development
5 48 (10.17%) Scrum
6 40 (8.47%) SOA
7 31 (6.57%) SDLC
8 29 (6.14%) Mentoring
8 29 (6.14%) Migration
9 27 (5.72%) CRM
10 20 (4.24%) Unit Testing
10 20 (4.24%) iOS Development
11 19 (4.03%) E-Commerce
12 18 (3.81%) Software Engineering
13 17 (3.60%) OOP
14 16 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (2.97%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (2.97%) Data Migration
15 14 (2.97%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 314 (66.53%) C#
2 275 (58.26%) JavaScript
3 168 (35.59%) SQL
4 158 (33.47%) Java
5 80 (16.95%) PHP
6 39 (8.26%) C++
7 31 (6.57%) Ruby
8 29 (6.14%) T-SQL
9 26 (5.51%) Objective-C
10 22 (4.66%) VB.NET
10 22 (4.66%) Python
11 21 (4.45%) VB
12 18 (3.81%) Go
13 13 (2.75%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.75%) VB6
14 12 (2.54%) Bourne shell
15 10 (2.12%) Delphi
16 9 (1.91%) C
16 9 (1.91%) Apple Swift
17 6 (1.27%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 48 (10.17%) Degree
2 16 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.48%) HND
4 4 (0.85%) MCITP
5 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.27%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Puppet
1 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 66 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.45%) Oracle
3 17 (3.60%) CheckPoint
4 14 (2.97%) Zend
5 12 (2.54%) SAP
6 5 (1.06%) IBM
7 2 (0.42%) HP
8 1 (0.21%) Apple
8 1 (0.21%) Percona
8 1 (0.21%) Business Objects
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Ipswich
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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