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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 234 271 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 41.05% 49.27% 42.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.86% 51.82% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 203 221 234
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 £23,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
559 523 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.07% 95.09% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 460 388 492
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 27 March 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 March 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 0 181 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Bury St Edmunds -4 10 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Lowestoft 0 5 £35,000 -30.00%
Haverhill - 4 £45,000 -
Stowmarket -4 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Woodbridge 0 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Felixstowe - 1 £42,500 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 272 (64.92%) C#
2 264 (63.01%) HTML
3 263 (62.77%) JavaScript
4 243 (58.00%) CSS
5 208 (49.64%) .NET
6 161 (38.42%) jQuery
7 132 (31.50%) SQL
8 131 (31.26%) MVC
9 123 (29.36%) SQL Server
10 119 (28.40%) ASP.NET
11 117 (27.92%) HTML5
12 106 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
13 96 (22.91%) OO
14 86 (20.53%) CSS3
15 83 (19.81%) Java
16 77 (18.38%) Games
17 67 (15.99%) TDD
18 66 (15.75%) PHP
19 63 (15.04%) Web Development
20 55 (13.13%) Subversion
21 46 (10.98%) CMS
22 44 (10.50%) Online Games
23 43 (10.26%) MySQL
24 42 (10.02%) Web Services
24 42 (10.02%) Mentoring
25 41 (9.79%) Microsoft
26 40 (9.55%) XML
27 38 (9.07%) Degree
28 34 (8.11%) SOAP
28 34 (8.11%) Marketing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 46 (10.98%) CMS
2 26 (6.21%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (5.01%) IIS
3 21 (5.01%) Drupal
4 18 (4.30%) Kentico
5 17 (4.06%) WordPress
6 16 (3.82%) SharePoint
7 13 (3.10%) Apache Pig
7 13 (3.10%) WebSphere
7 13 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (3.10%) WebLogic
7 13 (3.10%) Apache
7 13 (3.10%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.63%) JBoss
8 11 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
9 9 (2.15%) Joomla!
10 5 (1.19%) Node.js
11 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.48%) Site Server
12 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.19%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.72%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.19%) Magento
3 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.95%) SaaS
3 4 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.48%) PaaS
4 2 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.15%) HTTP
2 6 (1.43%) VoIP
3 4 (0.95%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) DVB
4 1 (0.24%) Softphone
4 1 (0.24%) SSH
4 1 (0.24%) Multicast
4 1 (0.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.26%) MySQL
3 20 (4.77%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.30%) NoSQL
5 17 (4.06%) Big Data
5 17 (4.06%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.10%) Hadoop
7 13 (3.10%) Apache Hive
7 13 (3.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.48%) OLAP
12 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (13.13%) Subversion
2 33 (7.88%) Visual Studio
3 27 (6.44%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (4.30%) NUnit
6 11 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (2.63%) Moq
6 11 (2.63%) Maven
7 9 (2.15%) Gradle
8 8 (1.91%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (0.95%) ProC
9 4 (0.95%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.95%) Selenium
10 2 (0.48%) Rational Functional Tester
10 2 (0.48%) NuGet
10 2 (0.48%) JMeter
10 2 (0.48%) Ant
10 2 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
General
1 77 (18.38%) Games
2 34 (8.11%) Marketing
3 17 (4.06%) Finance
4 11 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.43%) Front Office
5 6 (1.43%) Banking
6 4 (0.95%) Advertising
7 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.48%) Electronics
8 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.48%) iGaming
9 1 (0.24%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (63.01%) HTML
2 243 (58.00%) CSS
3 208 (49.64%) .NET
4 161 (38.42%) jQuery
5 119 (28.40%) ASP.NET
6 117 (27.92%) HTML5
7 86 (20.53%) CSS3
8 42 (10.02%) Web Services
9 40 (9.55%) XML
10 34 (8.11%) SOAP
11 33 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (7.64%) WCF
13 30 (7.16%) .NET Framework
14 28 (6.68%) REST
15 25 (5.97%) WebGL
15 25 (5.97%) WebSockets
16 23 (5.49%) HTML5 Canvas
17 22 (5.25%) WebKit
18 20 (4.77%) Sass
18 20 (4.77%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.50%) Online Games
2 26 (6.21%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.77%) Mobile App
3 20 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.82%) N-Tier
5 13 (3.10%) W3C
5 13 (3.10%) Social Media
6 12 (2.86%) Open Source
7 11 (2.63%) Streaming Music
8 10 (2.39%) DataPower
9 9 (2.15%) MPEG
10 8 (1.91%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.67%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.43%) User Experience
13 3 (0.72%) CUDA
13 3 (0.72%) BBC
14 2 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.48%) DTV
14 2 (0.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.40%) Windows
2 26 (6.21%) Linux
3 14 (3.34%) UNIX
4 11 (2.63%) Android
5 9 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.19%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.72%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (0.72%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.24%) Debian
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (31.26%) MVC
2 106 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (22.91%) OO
4 67 (15.99%) TDD
5 63 (15.04%) Web Development
6 42 (10.02%) Mentoring
7 29 (6.92%) E-Commerce
8 26 (6.21%) CRM
9 25 (5.97%) Web Application Development
10 24 (5.73%) Unit Testing
10 24 (5.73%) Digital Marketing
11 23 (5.49%) SOA
12 21 (5.01%) Scrum
13 16 (3.82%) MVVM
14 14 (3.34%) OO PHP
15 13 (3.10%) UML
16 12 (2.86%) Web Design
16 12 (2.86%) Data Management
17 11 (2.63%) Analytics
17 11 (2.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 272 (64.92%) C#
2 263 (62.77%) JavaScript
3 132 (31.50%) SQL
4 83 (19.81%) Java
5 66 (15.75%) PHP
6 27 (6.44%) T-SQL
7 21 (5.01%) C++
8 15 (3.58%) Bourne shell
9 14 (3.34%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.10%) Groovy
11 12 (2.86%) Delphi
12 11 (2.63%) Python
13 8 (1.91%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.91%) Ruby
14 6 (1.43%) VB
14 6 (1.43%) C
15 4 (0.95%) VC++
15 4 (0.95%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.72%) R
16 3 (0.72%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 38 (9.07%) Degree
2 5 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.95%) HND
4 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.48%) MCPD
5 1 (0.24%) MCTS
5 1 (0.24%) PhD
5 1 (0.24%) MCP
5 1 (0.24%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Puppet
1 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.40%) Oracle
3 21 (5.01%) Zend
4 15 (3.58%) IBM
5 4 (0.95%) Appcelerator
5 4 (0.95%) Adobe
6 3 (0.72%) Google
7 2 (0.48%) HP
7 2 (0.48%) SAP
8 1 (0.24%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.24%) Percona
Ipswich, Suffolk
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Eye, Suffolk
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Eye, Suffolk
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Spider Web Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum £35000 ? £40000 Per Annu
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Suffolk
Housesimple
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newmarket
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago