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

Location
3 months to
5 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 224 216 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 41.64% 45.76% 46.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.83% 48.11% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 188 180 225
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 £30,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
523 449 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.21% 95.13% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 427 341 443
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,000
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 5 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 5 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 0 168 £35,000 -12.50% 20
Bury St Edmunds -1 9 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Stowmarket -1 4 £33,750 -15.62%
Lowestoft 0 3 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Haverhill - 3 £45,000 -
Woodbridge 0 1 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Felixstowe - 1 £42,500 -
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 259 (63.48%) C#
2 249 (61.03%) HTML
3 245 (60.05%) JavaScript
4 232 (56.86%) CSS
5 210 (51.47%) .NET
6 156 (38.24%) jQuery
7 128 (31.37%) MVC
8 121 (29.66%) SQL
9 117 (28.68%) SQL Server
10 115 (28.19%) ASP.NET
11 111 (27.21%) HTML5
12 106 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
13 89 (21.81%) CSS3
14 84 (20.59%) OO
15 82 (20.10%) Java
16 71 (17.40%) TDD
17 65 (15.93%) Games
18 61 (14.95%) PHP
19 58 (14.22%) Web Development
20 51 (12.50%) Web Services
21 50 (12.25%) Subversion
22 48 (11.76%) CMS
23 46 (11.27%) XML
24 45 (11.03%) MySQL
25 43 (10.54%) SOAP
26 41 (10.05%) Mentoring
27 40 (9.80%) Microsoft
28 39 (9.56%) Visual Studio
28 39 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
29 36 (8.82%) Marketing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 48 (11.76%) CMS
2 27 (6.62%) BizTalk Server
3 25 (6.13%) Drupal
4 21 (5.15%) IIS
5 19 (4.66%) WordPress
6 18 (4.41%) Kentico
7 16 (3.92%) Apache Pig
8 14 (3.43%) SharePoint
8 14 (3.43%) Tomcat
8 14 (3.43%) WebLogic
8 14 (3.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (3.43%) WebSphere
9 12 (2.94%) JBoss
9 12 (2.94%) Apache
9 12 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
10 8 (1.96%) Joomla!
11 5 (1.23%) Node.js
12 3 (0.74%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.49%) Site Server
13 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.23%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.74%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.21%) Magento
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.49%) SaaS
4 2 (0.49%) PaaS
4 2 (0.49%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.23%) VoIP
1 5 (1.23%) HTTP
2 3 (0.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.25%) Multicast
3 1 (0.25%) Internet
3 1 (0.25%) DVB
3 1 (0.25%) FTP
3 1 (0.25%) Softphone
3 1 (0.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (28.68%) SQL Server
2 45 (11.03%) MySQL
3 21 (5.15%) MongoDB
3 21 (5.15%) NoSQL
3 21 (5.15%) Big Data
4 18 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 16 (3.92%) Apache Hive
5 16 (3.92%) Hadoop
6 14 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.74%) OLAP
11 2 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.25%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 50 (12.25%) Subversion
2 39 (9.56%) Visual Studio
3 24 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 23 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (4.66%) NUnit
6 11 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (2.70%) Moq
6 11 (2.70%) Maven
7 9 (2.21%) Gradle
7 9 (2.21%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.23%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.23%) Selenium
9 4 (0.98%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (0.74%) Rational Functional Tester
10 3 (0.74%) Ant
10 3 (0.74%) ProC
10 3 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.74%) JMeter
11 2 (0.49%) NuGet
12 1 (0.25%) MSBuild
General
1 65 (15.93%) Games
2 36 (8.82%) Marketing
3 15 (3.68%) Finance
4 12 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.96%) Advertising
6 6 (1.47%) Banking
6 6 (1.47%) Front Office
7 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.49%) iGaming
8 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.25%) Back Office
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (61.03%) HTML
2 232 (56.86%) CSS
3 210 (51.47%) .NET
4 156 (38.24%) jQuery
5 115 (28.19%) ASP.NET
6 111 (27.21%) HTML5
7 89 (21.81%) CSS3
8 51 (12.50%) Web Services
9 46 (11.27%) XML
10 43 (10.54%) SOAP
11 39 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (8.58%) REST
13 34 (8.33%) WCF
14 24 (5.88%) WebGL
15 23 (5.64%) WebSockets
15 23 (5.64%) WPF
15 23 (5.64%) Java EE
16 22 (5.39%) .NET Framework
17 21 (5.15%) HTML5 Canvas
18 20 (4.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.33%) Online Games
2 23 (5.64%) Mobile App
3 20 (4.90%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.68%) Social Media
6 14 (3.43%) DataPower
7 12 (2.94%) W3C
7 12 (2.94%) Open Source
8 11 (2.70%) Streaming Music
8 11 (2.70%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.96%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.23%) User Experience
10 5 (1.23%) MPEG
11 3 (0.74%) CUDA
11 3 (0.74%) BBC
12 2 (0.49%) Statistics
12 2 (0.49%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.25%) Xbox
13 1 (0.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.60%) Windows
2 23 (5.64%) Linux
3 15 (3.68%) Android
4 14 (3.43%) UNIX
5 13 (3.19%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.98%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.74%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (0.74%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (31.37%) MVC
2 106 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (20.59%) OO
4 71 (17.40%) TDD
5 58 (14.22%) Web Development
6 41 (10.05%) Mentoring
7 29 (7.11%) E-Commerce
8 27 (6.62%) Web Application Development
9 24 (5.88%) CRM
10 22 (5.39%) Digital Marketing
10 22 (5.39%) SOA
10 22 (5.39%) Scrum
11 20 (4.90%) Unit Testing
12 15 (3.68%) MVVM
13 14 (3.43%) Software Engineering
14 13 (3.19%) OO PHP
14 13 (3.19%) UML
15 12 (2.94%) Web Design
15 12 (2.94%) Android Development
16 11 (2.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 259 (63.48%) C#
2 245 (60.05%) JavaScript
3 121 (29.66%) SQL
4 82 (20.10%) Java
5 61 (14.95%) PHP
6 26 (6.37%) T-SQL
7 23 (5.64%) C++
8 16 (3.92%) Groovy
9 15 (3.68%) Bourne shell
10 14 (3.43%) Python
11 12 (2.94%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.21%) Delphi
13 7 (1.72%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.72%) Ruby
14 5 (1.23%) VB
14 5 (1.23%) C
15 4 (0.98%) PHP5
15 4 (0.98%) VC++
15 4 (0.98%) Scala
16 3 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (7.60%) Degree
2 7 (1.72%) VCP4
3 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.98%) HND
5 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.49%) MCPD
6 1 (0.25%) PhD
6 1 (0.25%) MCP
6 1 (0.25%) MCSD
6 1 (0.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.11%) Oracle
3 17 (4.17%) Zend
3 17 (4.17%) IBM
4 4 (0.98%) Adobe
4 4 (0.98%) Appcelerator
5 3 (0.74%) HP
5 3 (0.74%) Google
6 1 (0.25%) SAP
6 1 (0.25%) Business Objects
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k - 45k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Generous FS Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, car park
Posted: 2 days ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + pension, car park
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bridge Noble
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Exc
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Exc
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woodbridge, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago