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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 261 322 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 41.89% 54.39% 39.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.51% 57.40% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 243 258 233
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
614 561 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.56% 94.76% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 537 424 537
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 0 204 £37,500 -6.25% 22
Bury St Edmunds -6 11 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Lowestoft - 5 £35,000 -
Haverhill - 5 £45,000 - 3
Stowmarket -4 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Woodbridge -1 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Newmarket -8 1 £20,000 -41.17% 2
Felixstowe - 1 £42,500 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 293 (64.97%) C#
2 281 (62.31%) HTML
3 271 (60.09%) JavaScript
4 247 (54.77%) CSS
5 208 (46.12%) .NET
6 158 (35.03%) jQuery
7 145 (32.15%) SQL
8 131 (29.05%) SQL Server
9 125 (27.72%) MVC
10 122 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
11 120 (26.61%) ASP.NET
12 114 (25.28%) HTML5
13 110 (24.39%) OO
14 102 (22.62%) Java
15 92 (20.40%) Games
16 76 (16.85%) CSS3
17 70 (15.52%) TDD
18 68 (15.08%) Subversion
19 67 (14.86%) PHP
20 66 (14.63%) Web Development
21 60 (13.30%) Online Games
22 50 (11.09%) Microsoft
23 44 (9.76%) Web Services
24 42 (9.31%) XML
24 42 (9.31%) CMS
24 42 (9.31%) Degree
25 40 (8.87%) MySQL
26 39 (8.65%) Mentoring
27 34 (7.54%) .NET Framework
27 34 (7.54%) Marketing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 42 (9.31%) CMS
2 26 (5.76%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (5.10%) IIS
4 21 (4.66%) SharePoint
5 20 (4.43%) Drupal
6 18 (3.99%) Kentico
7 16 (3.55%) WordPress
8 12 (2.66%) Apache
9 11 (2.44%) Tomcat
9 11 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (2.44%) WebLogic
9 11 (2.44%) WebSphere
9 11 (2.44%) Apache Pig
10 9 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
10 9 (2.00%) JBoss
11 8 (1.77%) Joomla!
12 5 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.89%) Node.js
14 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.67%) Mathematica
2 3 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.22%) MS Project
3 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.89%) Magento
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.89%) SaaS
4 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.44%) PaaS
5 2 (0.44%) IaaS
6 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.88%) HTTP
2 4 (0.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.89%) VoIP
3 1 (0.22%) Internet
3 1 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (29.05%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.87%) MySQL
3 20 (4.43%) NoSQL
3 20 (4.43%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.21%) Big Data
5 14 (3.10%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 11 (2.44%) Apache Hive
6 11 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 68 (15.08%) Subversion
2 31 (6.87%) Visual Studio
3 28 (6.21%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (3.77%) NUnit
6 13 (2.88%) Maven
7 12 (2.66%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (2.44%) Moq
8 11 (2.44%) Gradle
9 10 (2.22%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.55%) Jenkins
11 5 (1.11%) ProC
11 5 (1.11%) Selenium
12 4 (0.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 2 (0.44%) Rational Functional Tester
13 2 (0.44%) Ant
13 2 (0.44%) JMeter
13 2 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
14 1 (0.22%) JIRA
14 1 (0.22%) ReSharper
General
1 92 (20.40%) Games
2 34 (7.54%) Marketing
3 14 (3.10%) Finance
4 13 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.11%) Electronics
5 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.44%) Advertising
6 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.44%) iGaming
7 1 (0.22%) Front Office
7 1 (0.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (62.31%) HTML
2 247 (54.77%) CSS
3 208 (46.12%) .NET
4 158 (35.03%) jQuery
5 120 (26.61%) ASP.NET
6 114 (25.28%) HTML5
7 76 (16.85%) CSS3
8 44 (9.76%) Web Services
9 42 (9.31%) XML
10 34 (7.54%) .NET Framework
11 32 (7.10%) WCF
11 32 (7.10%) SOAP
12 27 (5.99%) REST
13 25 (5.54%) LAMP
14 24 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (4.88%) WebSockets
15 22 (4.88%) HTML5 Canvas
15 22 (4.88%) Java EE
16 21 (4.66%) WebKit
16 21 (4.66%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.30%) Online Games
2 29 (6.43%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.32%) Mobile App
3 24 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.21%) N-Tier
5 13 (2.88%) W3C
6 12 (2.66%) Social Media
7 11 (2.44%) MPEG
7 11 (2.44%) Streaming Music
7 11 (2.44%) Open Source
8 9 (2.00%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.77%) DataPower
9 8 (1.77%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.33%) User Experience
11 5 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.11%) DTV
12 3 (0.67%) BBC
12 3 (0.67%) CUDA
13 2 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.10%) Windows
2 25 (5.54%) Linux
3 13 (2.88%) UNIX
4 11 (2.44%) Android
5 8 (1.77%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.11%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.67%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (0.67%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (27.72%) MVC
2 122 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (24.39%) OO
4 70 (15.52%) TDD
5 66 (14.63%) Web Development
6 39 (8.65%) Mentoring
7 29 (6.43%) SOA
8 28 (6.21%) CRM
8 28 (6.21%) Web Application Development
9 27 (5.99%) Unit Testing
10 26 (5.76%) Digital Marketing
11 24 (5.32%) E-Commerce
12 23 (5.10%) Scrum
13 17 (3.77%) MVVM
14 14 (3.10%) Migration
15 13 (2.88%) Kanban
15 13 (2.88%) Web Design
15 13 (2.88%) UML
16 12 (2.66%) Data Management
17 11 (2.44%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 293 (64.97%) C#
2 271 (60.09%) JavaScript
3 145 (32.15%) SQL
4 102 (22.62%) Java
5 67 (14.86%) PHP
6 32 (7.10%) T-SQL
7 21 (4.66%) C++
8 17 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 15 (3.33%) Delphi
9 15 (3.33%) Bourne shell
10 14 (3.10%) Ruby
10 14 (3.10%) Python
11 13 (2.88%) VB
12 11 (2.44%) Groovy
13 8 (1.77%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.77%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.55%) VB6
15 5 (1.11%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.11%) C
16 4 (0.89%) VC++
Qualifications
1 42 (9.31%) Degree
2 7 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.89%) HND
4 2 (0.44%) MCPD
4 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.22%) MCP
5 1 (0.22%) MCSD
5 1 (0.22%) MCTS
5 1 (0.22%) MCITP
5 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Puppet
1 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (11.09%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.87%) Oracle
3 19 (4.21%) Zend
4 13 (2.88%) IBM
5 5 (1.11%) SAP
5 5 (1.11%) CheckPoint
6 4 (0.89%) Appcelerator
7 3 (0.67%) Google
7 3 (0.67%) Adobe
8 2 (0.44%) HP
9 1 (0.22%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.22%) Percona
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Suffolk
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Suffolk
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
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Suffolk
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Salary: £18,000-£25,000 + benefits
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Extra Benefits
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Extra Benefits
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Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £22,000
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