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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 207 265 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.32% 42.33% 55.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.70% 42.74% 58.01%
Number of salaries quoted 194 250 268
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £22,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
549 620 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.32% 99.04% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 505 544 442
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -1 135 £37,500 - 12
Bury St Edmunds +5 24 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Woodbridge -1 3 £49,000 +40.00%
Haverhill 0 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Stowmarket +4 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 190 (47.15%) HTML
2 176 (43.67%) JavaScript
3 169 (41.94%) C#
4 163 (40.45%) CSS
5 143 (35.48%) .NET
6 141 (34.99%) Java
6 141 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
7 108 (26.80%) Web Development
8 93 (23.08%) jQuery
9 88 (21.84%) SQL
10 83 (20.60%) Microsoft
11 82 (20.35%) Web Services
12 80 (19.85%) TDD
13 78 (19.35%) SQL Server
13 78 (19.35%) Games
14 72 (17.87%) HTML5
15 69 (17.12%) AngularJS
16 63 (15.63%) Apple iOS
16 63 (15.63%) SOAP
17 60 (14.89%) Front End Development
18 59 (14.64%) REST
18 59 (14.64%) PHP
19 58 (14.39%) XML
20 54 (13.40%) Online Games
21 53 (13.15%) Android
21 53 (13.15%) CSS3
22 52 (12.90%) OO
23 51 (12.66%) MS Excel
23 51 (12.66%) C++
23 51 (12.66%) MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 24 (5.96%) Tomcat
2 22 (5.46%) JBoss
2 22 (5.46%) WebLogic
3 21 (5.21%) IIS
3 21 (5.21%) WebSphere
3 21 (5.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (4.96%) Node.js
4 20 (4.96%) Oracle Application Server
5 14 (3.47%) Apache Pig
6 11 (2.73%) WordPress
7 7 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.49%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.99%) Apache
9 4 (0.99%) CMS
9 4 (0.99%) nginx
10 3 (0.74%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.74%) Confluence
10 3 (0.74%) Drupal
11 1 (0.25%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 51 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.47%) Photoshop
3 9 (2.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.24%) Mathematica
5 4 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.20%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.72%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.24%) SaaS
5 3 (0.74%) Datadog
5 3 (0.74%) Office 365
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.24%) HTTP
2 4 (0.99%) DNS
2 4 (0.99%) Internet
3 2 (0.50%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.44%) NoSQL
3 32 (7.94%) MySQL
4 29 (7.20%) Big Data
5 24 (5.96%) MongoDB
6 17 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (3.97%) Hadoop
8 14 (3.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 14 (3.47%) Apache Hive
8 14 (3.47%) Neo4j
9 13 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.99%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (1.24%) OLAP
14 5 (1.24%) PowerPivot
15 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.99%) OLAP Cube
16 3 (0.74%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (6.20%) Subversion
2 16 (3.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 16 (3.97%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 7 (1.74%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.99%) JIRA
6 4 (0.99%) NUnit
7 3 (0.74%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.74%) Log4Net
7 3 (0.74%) Maven
8 2 (0.50%) Gradle
8 2 (0.50%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.25%) ProC
9 1 (0.25%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.25%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
General
1 78 (19.35%) Games
2 32 (7.94%) iGaming
3 20 (4.96%) Finance
4 4 (0.99%) Marketing
4 4 (0.99%) Retail
5 3 (0.74%) Advertising
6 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.25%) Banking
7 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (47.15%) HTML
2 163 (40.45%) CSS
3 143 (35.48%) .NET
4 93 (23.08%) jQuery
5 82 (20.35%) Web Services
6 72 (17.87%) HTML5
7 69 (17.12%) AngularJS
8 63 (15.63%) SOAP
9 59 (14.64%) REST
10 58 (14.39%) XML
11 53 (13.15%) CSS3
12 47 (11.66%) Java EE
13 45 (11.17%) ASP.NET
14 42 (10.42%) Kendo UI
15 24 (5.96%) .NET Framework
16 23 (5.71%) JSON
16 23 (5.71%) WCF
17 19 (4.71%) Ajax
18 18 (4.47%) ASP.NET MVC
19 16 (3.97%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.40%) Online Games
2 38 (9.43%) Mobile App
3 36 (8.93%) Computer Science
4 24 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.71%) User Experience
6 18 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (4.22%) DataPower
7 17 (4.22%) Visualisation
7 17 (4.22%) Xbox
8 13 (3.23%) Animation
8 13 (3.23%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.99%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.99%) Social Media
10 6 (1.49%) Statistics
11 5 (1.24%) CUDA
11 5 (1.24%) Reinsurance
12 4 (0.99%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.99%) iPad
12 4 (0.99%) iPhone
12 4 (0.99%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 63 (15.63%) Apple iOS
2 53 (13.15%) Android
3 47 (11.66%) Windows
4 22 (5.46%) Unix
5 20 (4.96%) Linux
6 4 (0.99%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.99%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (26.80%) Web Development
3 80 (19.85%) TDD
4 60 (14.89%) Front End Development
5 52 (12.90%) OO
6 51 (12.66%) MVC
7 33 (8.19%) Scrum
8 31 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 29 (7.20%) CRM
10 28 (6.95%) iOS Development
10 28 (6.95%) Web Application Development
11 27 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (6.45%) BDD
13 23 (5.71%) Pair Programming
14 22 (5.46%) SOA
15 20 (4.96%) Configuration Management
15 20 (4.96%) E-Commerce
15 20 (4.96%) High Availability
16 19 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (4.47%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 176 (43.67%) JavaScript
2 169 (41.94%) C#
3 141 (34.99%) Java
4 88 (21.84%) SQL
5 59 (14.64%) PHP
6 51 (12.66%) C++
7 50 (12.41%) Objective-C
8 45 (11.17%) TypeScript
9 34 (8.44%) C
10 30 (7.44%) T-SQL
11 26 (6.45%) VB.NET
12 17 (4.22%) Embedded C
12 17 (4.22%) Embedded C++
13 15 (3.72%) Bash Shell
13 15 (3.72%) Groovy
13 15 (3.72%) Ruby
14 13 (3.23%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.74%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.24%) VB
16 5 (1.24%) XAML
Qualifications
1 32 (7.94%) Degree
2 21 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.72%) AWS Certification
4 13 (3.23%) Sun Certification
5 9 (2.23%) MCP
6 5 (1.24%) MCSD
7 1 (0.25%) ISEB
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.72%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (3.23%) Firmware
2 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (3.72%) Puppet
2 5 (1.24%) HP Fortify
3 3 (0.74%) Nagios
Vendors
1 83 (20.60%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.96%) Oracle
3 21 (5.21%) IBM
4 13 (3.23%) Sun
5 10 (2.48%) Apple
6 9 (2.23%) Adobe
6 9 (2.23%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.74%) Google
8 3 (0.74%) New Relic
9 2 (0.50%) Anaplan
9 2 (0.50%) Atmel
10 1 (0.25%) BT
10 1 (0.25%) Facebook
10 1 (0.25%) Zend
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