The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29351 32014 34781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.93% 28.98% 29.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.04% 30.09% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26137 27936 30357
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94552 106382 112198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79554 87702 91489
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer within the UK.

Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 within the UK.

Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 27717 £45,000 - 3977
London +1 12039 £57,500 +4.54% 1668
South East 0 5619 £42,500 - 614
City of London 0 1978 £60,000 +9.09% 330
East of England 0 1946 £42,500 +2.40% 258
North West 0 1881 £40,000 +5.26% 384
South West 0 1808 £40,000 +6.66% 269
West Midlands 0 1698 £37,500 - 265
Yorkshire +1 1547 £40,000 +3.22% 290
Hampshire 0 1235 £40,000 - 173
Manchester 0 1174 £40,000 - 222
Surrey 0 1085 £47,500 +5.55% 105
West Yorkshire 0 1030 £40,000 - 201
East Midlands 0 907 £40,000 +6.66% 157
Berkshire 0 897 £45,000 -5.26% 97
Scotland -1 841 £40,750 +1.87% 107
Leeds 0 724 £40,000 - 154
Cambridgeshire 0 705 £42,500 -5.55% 135
Oxfordshire 0 689 £50,000 +25.00% 71
Bristol 0 656 £41,500 +7.79% 97
Birmingham 0 539 £37,500 -3.84% 88
Glasgow 0 532 £40,000 - 59
Buckinghamshire 0 496 £42,500 +6.25% 54
East Sussex 0 488 £40,000 - 50
Hertfordshire 0 484 £47,500 +5.55% 61
Cambridge +1 465 £45,000 - 97
Wales 0 397 £37,500 +7.14% 35
West Sussex +2 393 £42,500 -3.40% 27
Brighton 0 387 £40,000 - 34
Oxford 0 382 £50,000 +25.00% 38

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Developer in the job title.

1 26772 (44.68%) JavaScript
2 24531 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
3 23118 (38.58%) HTML
4 22950 (38.30%) C#
5 22718 (37.91%) .NET
6 20963 (34.98%) CSS
7 19464 (32.48%) SQL
8 17423 (29.07%) SQL Server
9 16218 (27.06%) MVC
10 15427 (25.74%) Java
11 14281 (23.83%) ASP.NET
12 12420 (20.73%) jQuery
13 12248 (20.44%) TDD
14 11706 (19.53%) Finance
15 10265 (17.13%) AngularJS
16 9869 (16.47%) Web Development
17 9814 (16.38%) HTML5
18 8980 (14.99%) Degree
19 8974 (14.98%) OO
20 8477 (14.15%) Scrum
21 8392 (14.00%) Microsoft
22 7827 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC
23 7602 (12.69%) PHP
24 7561 (12.62%) Git (software)
25 7389 (12.33%) Web Services
26 6479 (10.81%) Software Engineering
27 6412 (10.70%) XML
28 6391 (10.66%) MySQL
29 6374 (10.64%) CSS3
30 6111 (10.20%) Computer Science

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2284 (3.81%) CMS
2 1777 (2.97%) SharePoint
3 1535 (2.56%) Apache
4 1275 (2.13%) IIS
5 1202 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
6 1164 (1.94%) Tomcat
7 1100 (1.84%) WordPress
8 880 (1.47%) JBoss
9 793 (1.32%) Umbraco
10 761 (1.27%) Drupal
11 692 (1.15%) Apache Spark
12 662 (1.10%) WebSphere
13 528 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
14 484 (0.81%) WebLogic
15 403 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
16 394 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
17 393 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
18 378 (0.63%) Apache Solr
19 326 (0.54%) nginx
20 254 (0.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 3586 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 1031 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 547 (0.91%) MS Office
4 352 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 191 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 98 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 72 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 67 (0.11%) Fireworks
9 52 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
10 50 (0.083%) InfoPath
11 44 (0.073%) GIMP
12 34 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
13 30 (0.050%) MS Project
14 26 (0.043%) SPSS
15 22 (0.037%) HipChat
16 21 (0.035%) Gliffy
17 17 (0.028%) PrintSoft PReS
18 14 (0.023%) InDesign
19 10 (0.017%) Mathematica
19 10 (0.017%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 796 (1.33%) Magento
2 700 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 260 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 205 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 157 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 129 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 115 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
8 110 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
9 97 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
10 91 (0.15%) Visualfiles
11 72 (0.12%) Markit EDM
12 65 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 61 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
13 61 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
14 59 (0.098%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 56 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
16 53 (0.088%) SAP CRM
17 48 (0.080%) Shopify
18 47 (0.078%) Oracle BPM
18 47 (0.078%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2387 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2123 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1049 (1.75%) GitHub
4 1028 (1.72%) SaaS
5 299 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 276 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 238 (0.40%) Office 365
8 222 (0.37%) Google Play
9 208 (0.35%) PaaS
10 206 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
11 200 (0.33%) Google Analytics
12 153 (0.26%) Amazon S3
13 125 (0.21%) Force.com
14 112 (0.19%) IaaS
15 109 (0.18%) Heroku
16 62 (0.10%) Google App Engine
17 52 (0.087%) Sage Pay
18 49 (0.082%) iTunes
19 45 (0.075%) Amazon SQS
20 41 (0.068%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1330 (2.22%) Internet
2 875 (1.46%) HTTP
3 411 (0.69%) Intranet
4 330 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 170 (0.28%) DNS
6 152 (0.25%) SSL
7 126 (0.21%) HTTPS
8 113 (0.19%) FTP
9 108 (0.18%) SSH
10 104 (0.17%) LDAP
11 94 (0.16%) Multicast
12 91 (0.15%) Firewall
13 88 (0.15%) SMTP
14 84 (0.14%) Broadband
14 84 (0.14%) Wireless
15 80 (0.13%) Skype
16 57 (0.095%) Extranet
16 57 (0.095%) VPN
17 49 (0.082%) Network Security
18 45 (0.075%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17423 (29.07%) SQL Server
2 6391 (10.66%) MySQL
3 3732 (6.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3520 (5.87%) NoSQL
5 3511 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3266 (5.45%) Relational Database
7 2572 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
8 2532 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
9 2407 (4.02%) MongoDB
10 2365 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 2017 (3.37%) Big Data
12 1834 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1696 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 1389 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
15 1249 (2.08%) Hadoop
16 1245 (2.08%) RDBMS
17 1085 (1.81%) Oracle Database
18 877 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
19 767 (1.28%) Redis
20 728 (1.21%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7561 (12.62%) Git (software)
2 3616 (6.03%) Visual Studio
3 2880 (4.81%) Subversion
4 2706 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 2207 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 1908 (3.18%) Maven
7 1784 (2.98%) NUnit
8 1739 (2.90%) JUnit
9 1615 (2.70%) JIRA
10 1405 (2.34%) Selenium
11 1183 (1.97%) Grunt
12 1046 (1.75%) gulp
13 1030 (1.72%) Rhino Mocks
14 958 (1.60%) Eclipse
15 908 (1.52%) Cucumber
16 889 (1.48%) Moq
17 886 (1.48%) TeamCity
18 770 (1.28%) Gradle
19 712 (1.19%) Jasmine
20 688 (1.15%) MSTest
General
1 11706 (19.53%) Finance
2 3219 (5.37%) Banking
3 2646 (4.42%) Marketing
4 2400 (4.01%) Games
5 1975 (3.30%) Retail
6 1631 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 1243 (2.07%) Front Office
8 1220 (2.04%) Advertising
9 990 (1.65%) Law
10 919 (1.53%) Investment Banking
11 643 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 582 (0.97%) Legal
13 578 (0.96%) Publishing
14 510 (0.85%) Back Office
15 463 (0.77%) Financial Institution
16 400 (0.67%) Automotive
17 333 (0.56%) Electronics
18 307 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
19 190 (0.32%) Aerospace
20 154 (0.26%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23118 (38.58%) HTML
2 22718 (37.91%) .NET
3 20963 (34.98%) CSS
4 14281 (23.83%) ASP.NET
5 12420 (20.73%) jQuery
6 10265 (17.13%) AngularJS
7 9814 (16.38%) HTML5
8 7827 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7389 (12.33%) Web Services
10 6412 (10.70%) XML
11 6374 (10.64%) CSS3
12 5211 (8.70%) .NET Framework
13 5089 (8.49%) WCF
14 4917 (8.21%) Spring
15 4608 (7.69%) Node.js
16 4176 (6.97%) RESTful
17 3999 (6.67%) REST
18 3886 (6.48%) ASP.NET Web API
19 3686 (6.15%) Ajax
20 3600 (6.01%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6111 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 3902 (6.51%) User Experience
3 3312 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2688 (4.49%) Mobile App
5 1823 (3.04%) Mathematics
6 1360 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 1158 (1.93%) Algorithms
8 1071 (1.79%) Visualisation
9 1028 (1.72%) Hedge funds
10 1021 (1.70%) Fintech
11 887 (1.48%) iPad
12 781 (1.30%) Data Structures
13 762 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 761 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
15 710 (1.18%) Derivative
16 677 (1.13%) Equities
17 555 (0.93%) Physics
18 547 (0.91%) Social Media
19 535 (0.89%) Fixed Income
20 514 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5884 (9.82%) Linux
2 4761 (7.94%) Windows
3 2781 (4.64%) Apple iOS
4 2741 (4.57%) Android
5 2379 (3.97%) Unix
6 495 (0.83%) Windows Server
7 267 (0.45%) Ubuntu
8 239 (0.40%) Mac OS X
9 189 (0.32%) Debian
10 143 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 123 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
11 123 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 107 (0.18%) Windows Phone
13 106 (0.18%) CentOS
13 106 (0.18%) Windows 8
14 103 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 90 (0.15%) Windows 7
16 75 (0.13%) Solaris
17 68 (0.11%) AIX
18 59 (0.098%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24531 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 16218 (27.06%) MVC
3 12248 (20.44%) TDD
4 9869 (16.47%) Web Development
5 8974 (14.98%) OO
6 8477 (14.15%) Scrum
7 6479 (10.81%) Software Engineering
8 5878 (9.81%) Front End Development
9 4920 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
10 4832 (8.06%) BDD
11 4501 (7.51%) E-Commerce
12 4386 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
13 4080 (6.81%) OOP
14 4013 (6.70%) SDLC
15 3962 (6.61%) Unit Testing
16 2656 (4.43%) Multithreading
17 2604 (4.35%) Mentoring
18 2567 (4.28%) ETL
19 2484 (4.15%) Web Application Development
20 2481 (4.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 26772 (44.68%) JavaScript
2 22950 (38.30%) C#
3 19464 (32.48%) SQL
4 15427 (25.74%) Java
5 7602 (12.69%) PHP
6 4803 (8.02%) T-SQL
7 4654 (7.77%) Python
8 4595 (7.67%) C++
9 2919 (4.87%) VB.NET
10 2783 (4.64%) Ruby
11 1887 (3.15%) Scala
12 1847 (3.08%) PL/SQL
13 1614 (2.69%) C
14 1390 (2.32%) Objective-C
15 1389 (2.32%) VB
16 930 (1.55%) Perl
17 787 (1.31%) Apple Swift
18 721 (1.20%) VBA
19 597 (1.00%) TypeScript
20 553 (0.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8980 (14.99%) Degree
2 824 (1.38%) Security Cleared
3 803 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 446 (0.74%) SC Cleared
5 332 (0.55%) PhD
6 157 (0.26%) MCSD
7 148 (0.25%) DV Cleared
8 120 (0.20%) MCTS
9 113 (0.19%) HND
10 103 (0.17%) MCP
11 93 (0.16%) Sun Certification
12 84 (0.14%) ISEB
13 73 (0.12%) PMI Certification
14 66 (0.11%) ISTQB
15 65 (0.11%) MCAD
16 53 (0.088%) Oracle Certification
17 52 (0.087%) MCSE
18 50 (0.083%) MCPD
19 40 (0.067%) MCITP
20 37 (0.062%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1967 (3.28%) QA
2 278 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 175 (0.29%) SLA
4 91 (0.15%) SDET
5 67 (0.11%) MiFID
6 54 (0.090%) PCI DSS
7 44 (0.073%) ISO 9001
8 41 (0.068%) WAI
9 31 (0.052%) WCAG
10 29 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 27 (0.045%) GAMP
12 21 (0.035%) AIFMD
12 21 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 7816
13 15 (0.025%) Solvency II
14 10 (0.017%) EMIR
14 10 (0.017%) HL7
15 9 (0.015%) ISO13485
15 9 (0.015%) SEPA
16 5 (0.008%) ISO 14001
17 4 (0.007%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 958 (1.60%) Docker
2 166 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 131 (0.22%) HDFS
4 111 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 99 (0.17%) Varnish
6 83 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 70 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 66 (0.11%) Firmware
9 52 (0.087%) Apache Flume
10 31 (0.052%) VirtualBox
11 26 (0.043%) Hyper-V
12 18 (0.030%) KVM
12 18 (0.030%) Virtual Servers
13 15 (0.025%) Cygwin
14 11 (0.018%) Oracle RAC
15 10 (0.017%) Ceph
15 10 (0.017%) Virtual Desktop
16 9 (0.015%) GeoWebCache
16 9 (0.015%) Xen
17 8 (0.013%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 530 (0.88%) Puppet
2 364 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 272 (0.45%) Ansible
4 122 (0.20%) Control-M
5 100 (0.17%) Kubernetes
6 89 (0.15%) Mesos
7 86 (0.14%) Kibana
8 71 (0.12%) Salt
9 48 (0.080%) logstash
9 48 (0.080%) Oozie
10 39 (0.065%) HAProxy
11 37 (0.062%) HP Quality Center
11 37 (0.062%) Nagios
11 37 (0.062%) Packer
12 34 (0.057%) Terraform
12 34 (0.057%) TIBCO Hawk
13 33 (0.055%) Hadoop YARN
14 32 (0.053%) Grafana
15 30 (0.050%) cPanel
16 28 (0.047%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 8392 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 5466 (9.12%) Oracle
3 1436 (2.40%) Google
4 1045 (1.74%) Zend
5 876 (1.46%) Adobe
5 876 (1.46%) SAP
6 629 (1.05%) Facebook
7 578 (0.96%) Tableau
8 572 (0.95%) IBM
9 561 (0.94%) Sitecore
10 543 (0.91%) Apple
11 509 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
12 472 (0.79%) Informatica
13 456 (0.76%) Twitter
14 407 (0.68%) Xamarin
15 341 (0.57%) Sybase
16 337 (0.56%) Cognos
17 319 (0.53%) TIBCO
18 286 (0.48%) EPiServer
19 227 (0.38%) Telerik
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, PMI, life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Robertsbridge, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Upto £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Gym + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus + Gym + Pension + Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £42,000 to £43,000 per annum With the possibility of an RRA of £3
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000+Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive basic + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000 per annum + bonus & company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday