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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 142 161 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 29.04% 39.85% 39.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.41% 40.55% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 129 146 204
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
467 397 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.50% 98.27% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 411 353 499
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 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 112 £37,500 - 13
Bury St Edmunds -3 10 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Newmarket +2 6 £25,750 -42.77% 1
Haverhill - 4 £57,500 -
Woodbridge +3 2 £37,500 +25.00%
Felixstowe - 1 - -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 266 (63.94%) C#
2 234 (56.25%) HTML
3 226 (54.33%) JavaScript
4 167 (40.14%) CSS
5 150 (36.06%) Java
5 150 (36.06%) .NET
6 144 (34.62%) SQL
7 131 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
8 122 (29.33%) Games
9 118 (28.37%) OO
10 99 (23.80%) Online Games
11 97 (23.32%) jQuery
12 94 (22.60%) SQL Server
13 89 (21.39%) ASP.NET
14 85 (20.43%) HTML5
15 75 (18.03%) PHP
16 70 (16.83%) TDD
17 69 (16.59%) Subversion
18 64 (15.38%) MVC
19 63 (15.14%) Microsoft
20 57 (13.70%) Web Development
21 49 (11.78%) Scrum
22 47 (11.30%) Degree
23 40 (9.62%) Web Services
23 40 (9.62%) SOA
24 39 (9.38%) Computer Science
25 36 (8.65%) XML
25 36 (8.65%) C++
25 36 (8.65%) Mobile App
26 35 (8.41%) LAMP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (3.85%) CMS
2 16 (3.85%) Drupal
3 14 (3.37%) WordPress
4 12 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (2.40%) IIS
6 8 (1.92%) Apache
7 5 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.20%) JBoss
8 4 (0.96%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.72%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.48%) nginx
10 2 (0.48%) Kentico
10 2 (0.48%) Node.js
10 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 15 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.40%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (4.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.96%) SAP SD
3 4 (0.96%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.96%) SAP MM
3 4 (0.96%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.96%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.24%) RIP
2 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (22.60%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.93%) MySQL
3 19 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.88%) NoSQL
5 12 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.92%) Big Data
7 6 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.44%) SAP BW
8 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.96%) SAP HANA
9 4 (0.96%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.96%) SAP BI
9 4 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.96%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 69 (16.59%) Subversion
2 22 (5.29%) Visual Studio
3 20 (4.81%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (3.13%) Maven
6 9 (2.16%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.92%) Gradle
8 6 (1.44%) SoapUI
8 6 (1.44%) Selenium
9 5 (1.20%) Ant
10 4 (0.96%) LSMW
11 3 (0.72%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.72%) JUnit
11 3 (0.72%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.72%) ProC
12 2 (0.48%) JMeter
12 2 (0.48%) NUnit
12 2 (0.48%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.48%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.48%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 122 (29.33%) Games
2 18 (4.33%) Finance
3 13 (3.13%) Marketing
4 11 (2.64%) Electronics
5 7 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.24%) Retail
9 1 (0.24%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (56.25%) HTML
2 167 (40.14%) CSS
3 150 (36.06%) .NET
4 97 (23.32%) jQuery
5 89 (21.39%) ASP.NET
6 85 (20.43%) HTML5
7 40 (9.62%) Web Services
8 36 (8.65%) XML
9 35 (8.41%) LAMP
10 31 (7.45%) .NET Framework
11 30 (7.21%) FFmpeg
12 29 (6.97%) CSS3
13 27 (6.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 26 (6.25%) Spring
15 22 (5.29%) SOAP
16 21 (5.05%) WCF
16 21 (5.05%) RabbitMQ
17 18 (4.33%) Ajax
18 17 (4.09%) Hibernate
19 14 (3.37%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 99 (23.80%) Online Games
2 39 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 36 (8.65%) Mobile App
4 34 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (5.29%) N-Tier
6 14 (3.37%) MPEG
7 12 (2.88%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.92%) Animation
8 8 (1.92%) User Experience
9 6 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.20%) DTV
10 5 (1.20%) Social Media
11 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.48%) Kindle
13 1 (0.24%) DataPower
13 1 (0.24%) NHS
13 1 (0.24%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 18 (4.33%) Android
3 16 (3.85%) Windows
4 12 (2.88%) Linux
5 3 (0.72%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.48%) UNIX
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (28.37%) OO
3 70 (16.83%) TDD
4 64 (15.38%) MVC
5 57 (13.70%) Web Development
6 49 (11.78%) Scrum
7 40 (9.62%) SOA
8 32 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 28 (6.73%) Migration
10 27 (6.49%) CRM
10 27 (6.49%) SDLC
11 23 (5.53%) iOS Development
12 21 (5.05%) Software Engineering
13 19 (4.57%) Unit Testing
14 16 (3.85%) OOP
15 15 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (3.37%) E-Commerce
17 13 (3.13%) Project Planning
17 13 (3.13%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 266 (63.94%) C#
2 226 (54.33%) JavaScript
3 150 (36.06%) Java
4 144 (34.62%) SQL
5 75 (18.03%) PHP
6 36 (8.65%) C++
7 32 (7.69%) Ruby
8 29 (6.97%) Objective-C
9 23 (5.53%) VB
10 22 (5.29%) VB.NET
10 22 (5.29%) Python
11 20 (4.81%) Go
12 16 (3.85%) T-SQL
13 13 (3.13%) VB6
14 12 (2.88%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.88%) Apple Swift
15 9 (2.16%) C
16 8 (1.92%) Delphi
17 6 (1.44%) ABAP
18 4 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (11.30%) Degree
2 16 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.20%) HND
4 4 (0.96%) MCITP
5 3 (0.72%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.44%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Puppet
1 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (15.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.81%) Oracle
3 17 (4.09%) CheckPoint
4 11 (2.64%) SAP
5 7 (1.68%) Zend
6 3 (0.72%) IBM
7 2 (0.48%) HP
8 1 (0.24%) Apple
8 1 (0.24%) Percona
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Newmarket
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bacton, Stowmarket, Suffolk (IP14)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 25k
Posted: 25 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago