The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Thames Valley region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank - 12 11
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 5.26% 7.69%
As % of the Job Titles category - 5.26% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £76,250 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +48.78%
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38 38 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 90.48% 100.00% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 29
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
South East

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Thames Valley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Developer
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Thames Valley region.

Developer Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Developer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WF
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) AppFabric

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WF
2 2 (66.67%) AppFabric
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#