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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 205 198 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.53% 39.52% 41.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.74% 40.91% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 183 165 155
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
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
558 484 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.71% 96.61% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 483 393 326
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 February 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 5 February 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 0 174 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Bury St Edmunds +4 10 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Woodbridge - 2 £49,000 - 2
Developer
East of England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

1 140 (47.62%) HTML
2 133 (45.24%) Java
3 117 (39.80%) JavaScript
4 114 (38.78%) CSS
5 102 (34.69%) C#
6 78 (26.53%) .NET
7 72 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (23.13%) Web Development
9 65 (22.11%) SQL
10 61 (20.75%) PHP
11 57 (19.39%) Web Services
11 57 (19.39%) jQuery
12 52 (17.69%) C++
13 47 (15.99%) Apple iOS
13 47 (15.99%) AngularJS
14 46 (15.65%) Front End Development
14 46 (15.65%) Games
15 44 (14.97%) Android
16 43 (14.63%) Online Games
16 43 (14.63%) SOAP
17 42 (14.29%) REST
18 40 (13.61%) XML
19 39 (13.27%) MySQL
19 39 (13.27%) Objective-C
20 38 (12.93%) Computer Science
21 37 (12.59%) Java EE
21 37 (12.59%) C
21 37 (12.59%) Kendo UI
22 36 (12.24%) HTML5
22 36 (12.24%) TypeScript

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 23 (7.82%) JBoss
2 20 (6.80%) Tomcat
3 18 (6.12%) Apache Pig
3 18 (6.12%) WebLogic
3 18 (6.12%) WordPress
4 17 (5.78%) WebSphere
4 17 (5.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 16 (5.44%) Oracle Application Server
6 14 (4.76%) Node.js
7 9 (3.06%) IIS
8 6 (2.04%) Drupal
9 2 (0.68%) Apache
9 2 (0.68%) nginx
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.74%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.70%) Mathematica
4 5 (1.70%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.34%) MS Office
6 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.74%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.34%) Datadog
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.36%) Internet
2 2 (0.68%) DNS
2 2 (0.68%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.68%) HTTP
2 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.27%) MySQL
2 36 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 34 (11.56%) NoSQL
4 31 (10.54%) MongoDB
5 25 (8.50%) Big Data
6 21 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 18 (6.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 18 (6.12%) Apache Hive
7 18 (6.12%) Neo4j
8 13 (4.42%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.36%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.34%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 33 (11.22%) Subversion
2 8 (2.72%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.72%) Maven
3 7 (2.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 6 (2.04%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.70%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.36%) Gradle
6 4 (1.36%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.68%) JIRA
8 2 (0.68%) ProC
9 1 (0.34%) Ant
9 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.34%) JUnit
9 1 (0.34%) Log4Net
9 1 (0.34%) NUnit
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.34%) Selenium
9 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
General
1 46 (15.65%) Games
2 32 (10.88%) iGaming
3 10 (3.40%) Finance
4 9 (3.06%) Marketing
5 5 (1.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (47.62%) HTML
2 114 (38.78%) CSS
3 78 (26.53%) .NET
4 57 (19.39%) jQuery
4 57 (19.39%) Web Services
5 47 (15.99%) AngularJS
6 43 (14.63%) SOAP
7 42 (14.29%) REST
8 40 (13.61%) XML
9 37 (12.59%) Java EE
9 37 (12.59%) Kendo UI
10 36 (12.24%) HTML5
11 25 (8.50%) CSS3
12 23 (7.82%) Ajax
13 19 (6.46%) Apache Camel
13 19 (6.46%) ASP.NET
13 19 (6.46%) OSGi
14 17 (5.78%) Spring
15 15 (5.10%) Hibernate
16 13 (4.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.63%) Online Games
2 38 (12.93%) Computer Science
3 33 (11.22%) Mobile App
4 21 (7.14%) User Experience
5 19 (6.46%) DataPower
6 15 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (5.10%) Visualisation
7 11 (3.74%) Social Media
8 10 (3.40%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.04%) N-Tier
10 6 (2.04%) Statistics
11 5 (1.70%) CUDA
12 4 (1.36%) Digital Media
13 3 (1.02%) iPad
13 3 (1.02%) iPhone
14 2 (0.68%) Animation
14 2 (0.68%) BBC
14 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.68%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.99%) Apple iOS
2 44 (14.97%) Android
3 30 (10.20%) Windows
4 19 (6.46%) Unix
5 16 (5.44%) Linux
6 3 (1.02%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.13%) Web Development
3 46 (15.65%) Front End Development
4 32 (10.88%) TDD
5 31 (10.54%) OO
5 31 (10.54%) Software Engineering
6 21 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 21 (7.14%) MVC
6 21 (7.14%) SOA
7 20 (6.80%) Web Application Development
8 19 (6.46%) E-Commerce
9 17 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (5.44%) CRM
11 15 (5.10%) iOS Development
11 15 (5.10%) Scrum
12 14 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.42%) Mentoring
14 12 (4.08%) DevOps
14 12 (4.08%) High Availability
15 11 (3.74%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 133 (45.24%) Java
2 117 (39.80%) JavaScript
3 102 (34.69%) C#
4 65 (22.11%) SQL
5 61 (20.75%) PHP
6 52 (17.69%) C++
7 39 (13.27%) Objective-C
8 37 (12.59%) C
9 36 (12.24%) TypeScript
10 19 (6.46%) Groovy
11 13 (4.42%) T-SQL
12 11 (3.74%) Bash Shell
12 11 (3.74%) Ruby
13 10 (3.40%) Embedded C
13 10 (3.40%) Embedded C++
14 8 (2.72%) VB.NET
15 7 (2.38%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.70%) GLSL
16 5 (1.70%) Scala
17 3 (1.02%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 17 (5.78%) Degree
2 14 (4.76%) Sun Certification
3 11 (3.74%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.34%) ISEB
4 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.06%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (3.74%) Puppet
2 1 (0.34%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (8.84%) Microsoft
1 26 (8.84%) Oracle
2 17 (5.78%) IBM
3 11 (3.74%) Sun
4 6 (2.04%) Apple
5 5 (1.70%) Google
6 4 (1.36%) Adobe
7 3 (1.02%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.68%) Atmel
9 1 (0.34%) BT
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco
9 1 (0.34%) New Relic
9 1 (0.34%) Zend
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Salary: £30,000 - £49,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Lowestoft
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Salary: £300.00 per annum
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