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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29586 32246 36536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.05% 29.07% 30.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.18% 30.13% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26401 28212 31988
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
94902 107027 117104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79965 88250 95827
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 24 June 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 24 June 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 27950 £45,000 - 3839
London +1 12306 £56,000 +6.66% 1590
South East 0 5549 £42,500 - 664
City of London 0 2035 £60,000 +9.09% 364
East of England 0 1922 £42,500 +6.25% 269
North West 0 1822 £40,000 +3.89% 376
South West 0 1785 £40,000 +6.66% 249
West Midlands 0 1677 £37,500 - 184
Yorkshire 0 1654 £40,000 +6.66% 278
Hampshire 0 1233 £40,000 - 175
Surrey 0 1137 £47,500 +5.55% 126
Manchester 0 1130 £40,000 - 227
West Yorkshire 0 1058 £40,000 +1.26% 188
East Midlands 0 940 £40,000 - 161
Berkshire 0 878 £45,000 -3.22% 94
Scotland -1 864 £42,250 +5.62% 110
Leeds 0 770 £40,000 - 132
Cambridgeshire 0 670 £42,500 - 126
Oxfordshire 0 621 £50,000 +25.00% 74
Bristol 0 614 £40,000 +2.56% 93
Glasgow +1 520 £40,000 -3.61% 58
Birmingham 0 504 £37,500 - 45
Buckinghamshire 0 492 £42,500 +6.25% 52
Cambridge 0 467 £43,000 -2.27% 100
East Sussex 0 448 £40,000 - 55
Hertfordshire 0 440 £45,000 - 70
West Sussex +1 398 £42,500 - 29
Reading -1 369 £45,000 - 40
Brighton 0 357 £40,000 - 37
Wales 0 351 £37,500 +7.14% 32

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 26507 (44.42%) JavaScript
2 24431 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
3 22932 (38.43%) HTML
4 22755 (38.14%) C#
5 22453 (37.63%) .NET
6 20755 (34.78%) CSS
7 19560 (32.78%) SQL
8 17459 (29.26%) SQL Server
9 15963 (26.75%) MVC
10 15361 (25.74%) Java
11 14163 (23.74%) ASP.NET
12 12368 (20.73%) jQuery
13 12208 (20.46%) TDD
14 11745 (19.68%) Finance
15 9994 (16.75%) AngularJS
16 9849 (16.51%) Web Development
17 9755 (16.35%) HTML5
18 9075 (15.21%) Degree
19 9019 (15.12%) OO
20 8420 (14.11%) Microsoft
21 8295 (13.90%) Scrum
22 7763 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
23 7628 (12.78%) PHP
24 7338 (12.30%) Web Services
25 7332 (12.29%) Git (software)
26 6606 (11.07%) Software Engineering
27 6583 (11.03%) XML
28 6381 (10.69%) CSS3
29 6308 (10.57%) MySQL
30 6162 (10.33%) 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 2323 (3.89%) CMS
2 1741 (2.92%) SharePoint
3 1591 (2.67%) Apache
4 1299 (2.18%) IIS
5 1261 (2.11%) Tomcat
6 1184 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
7 1070 (1.79%) WordPress
8 878 (1.47%) JBoss
9 760 (1.27%) Umbraco
10 744 (1.25%) Drupal
11 653 (1.09%) Apache Spark
12 632 (1.06%) WebSphere
13 507 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
14 474 (0.79%) WebLogic
15 424 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
16 394 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
17 383 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
18 376 (0.63%) Apache Solr
19 305 (0.51%) nginx
20 258 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 3621 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 1048 (1.76%) Photoshop
3 544 (0.91%) MS Office
4 344 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 207 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 114 (0.19%) MS Visio
7 88 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 71 (0.12%) Fireworks
9 53 (0.089%) GIMP
10 52 (0.087%) InfoPath
11 50 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
12 34 (0.057%) MS Project
12 34 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
13 25 (0.042%) HipChat
14 22 (0.037%) SPSS
15 21 (0.035%) Gliffy
16 17 (0.028%) PrintSoft PReS
17 11 (0.018%) Adobe After Effects
17 11 (0.018%) InDesign
18 10 (0.017%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 749 (1.26%) Magento
2 641 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 264 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 204 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 166 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 135 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
7 113 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
8 106 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
9 103 (0.17%) Visualfiles
10 92 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
11 80 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 67 (0.11%) Markit EDM
13 63 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
14 59 (0.099%) SAP CRM
15 58 (0.097%) Payment Gateway
16 54 (0.091%) Cognos Business Intelligence
17 51 (0.085%) SAP Business One
18 49 (0.082%) BusinessWorks
19 44 (0.074%) Oracle BPM
20 41 (0.069%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2345 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2028 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1066 (1.79%) SaaS
4 1036 (1.74%) GitHub
5 315 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 280 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 243 (0.41%) Google Play
8 241 (0.40%) Office 365
9 221 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
10 195 (0.33%) PaaS
11 190 (0.32%) Google Analytics
12 140 (0.23%) Amazon S3
13 134 (0.22%) Force.com
14 123 (0.21%) Heroku
15 108 (0.18%) IaaS
16 76 (0.13%) Google App Engine
17 59 (0.099%) Sage Pay
18 49 (0.082%) iTunes
19 45 (0.075%) Amazon SQS
20 38 (0.064%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1266 (2.12%) Internet
2 862 (1.44%) HTTP
3 419 (0.70%) Intranet
4 365 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 175 (0.29%) DNS
6 159 (0.27%) SSL
7 137 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 110 (0.18%) SSH
9 95 (0.16%) FTP
10 94 (0.16%) LDAP
11 92 (0.15%) Firewall
11 92 (0.15%) Multicast
12 85 (0.14%) SMTP
13 84 (0.14%) Skype
14 80 (0.13%) Wireless
15 76 (0.13%) Broadband
16 70 (0.12%) Extranet
17 59 (0.099%) VPN
18 42 (0.070%) Wi-Fi
19 34 (0.057%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17459 (29.26%) SQL Server
2 6308 (10.57%) MySQL
3 3921 (6.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3699 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3478 (5.83%) NoSQL
6 3277 (5.49%) Relational Database
7 2646 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
8 2544 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
9 2437 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 2365 (3.96%) MongoDB
11 2016 (3.38%) Big Data
12 1969 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1737 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 1404 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
15 1272 (2.13%) RDBMS
16 1235 (2.07%) Hadoop
17 1166 (1.95%) Oracle Database
18 835 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
19 751 (1.26%) Redis
20 724 (1.21%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7332 (12.29%) Git (software)
2 3600 (6.03%) Visual Studio
3 2933 (4.92%) Subversion
4 2681 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 2129 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 1909 (3.20%) Maven
7 1866 (3.13%) NUnit
8 1770 (2.97%) JUnit
9 1625 (2.72%) JIRA
10 1391 (2.33%) Selenium
11 1117 (1.87%) Grunt
12 1069 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
13 1013 (1.70%) Eclipse
14 969 (1.62%) gulp
15 935 (1.57%) Moq
16 871 (1.46%) TeamCity
17 861 (1.44%) Cucumber
18 719 (1.21%) Gradle
19 706 (1.18%) MSTest
20 702 (1.18%) Jasmine
General
1 11745 (19.68%) Finance
2 3123 (5.23%) Banking
3 2626 (4.40%) Marketing
4 2438 (4.09%) Games
5 1985 (3.33%) Retail
6 1597 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 1260 (2.11%) Front Office
8 1204 (2.02%) Advertising
9 996 (1.67%) Law
10 898 (1.50%) Investment Banking
11 640 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 585 (0.98%) Publishing
13 574 (0.96%) Legal
14 530 (0.89%) Back Office
15 451 (0.76%) Financial Institution
16 387 (0.65%) Automotive
17 330 (0.55%) Electronics
18 295 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
19 170 (0.28%) Aerospace
20 152 (0.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22932 (38.43%) HTML
2 22453 (37.63%) .NET
3 20755 (34.78%) CSS
4 14163 (23.74%) ASP.NET
5 12368 (20.73%) jQuery
6 9994 (16.75%) AngularJS
7 9755 (16.35%) HTML5
8 7763 (13.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7338 (12.30%) Web Services
10 6583 (11.03%) XML
11 6381 (10.69%) CSS3
12 5173 (8.67%) .NET Framework
13 5033 (8.44%) Spring
14 4980 (8.35%) WCF
15 4501 (7.54%) Node.js
16 4113 (6.89%) RESTful
17 3868 (6.48%) REST
18 3820 (6.40%) Ajax
19 3764 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web API
20 3619 (6.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6162 (10.33%) Computer Science
2 3891 (6.52%) User Experience
3 3374 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2693 (4.51%) Mobile App
5 1848 (3.10%) Mathematics
6 1360 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1173 (1.97%) Algorithms
8 1084 (1.82%) Visualisation
9 1051 (1.76%) Hedge funds
10 985 (1.65%) Fintech
11 848 (1.42%) iPad
12 821 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 805 (1.35%) Data Structures
14 758 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
15 701 (1.17%) Equities
16 685 (1.15%) Derivative
17 539 (0.90%) Social Media
18 513 (0.86%) Fixed Income
19 504 (0.84%) Management Information System
20 491 (0.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5929 (9.94%) Linux
2 4925 (8.25%) Windows
3 2891 (4.85%) Android
4 2854 (4.78%) Apple iOS
5 2475 (4.15%) Unix
6 511 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 298 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 262 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 205 (0.34%) Debian
10 166 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 146 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
12 129 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 129 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 119 (0.20%) Windows 8
14 118 (0.20%) Windows Phone
15 94 (0.16%) Windows 7
16 88 (0.15%) CentOS
17 83 (0.14%) AIX
18 77 (0.13%) Solaris
19 61 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24431 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15963 (26.75%) MVC
3 12208 (20.46%) TDD
4 9849 (16.51%) Web Development
5 9019 (15.12%) OO
6 8295 (13.90%) Scrum
7 6606 (11.07%) Software Engineering
8 5746 (9.63%) Front End Development
9 4934 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
10 4709 (7.89%) BDD
11 4580 (7.68%) E-Commerce
12 4563 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
13 4056 (6.80%) OOP
14 3979 (6.67%) Unit Testing
15 3934 (6.59%) SDLC
16 2815 (4.72%) Multithreading
17 2642 (4.43%) ETL
18 2538 (4.25%) Mentoring
19 2492 (4.18%) Open Source
20 2482 (4.16%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26507 (44.42%) JavaScript
2 22755 (38.14%) C#
3 19560 (32.78%) SQL
4 15361 (25.74%) Java
5 7628 (12.78%) PHP
6 4797 (8.04%) T-SQL
7 4728 (7.92%) C++
8 4628 (7.76%) Python
9 2922 (4.90%) VB.NET
10 2720 (4.56%) Ruby
11 1925 (3.23%) PL/SQL
12 1748 (2.93%) Scala
13 1711 (2.87%) C
14 1477 (2.48%) VB
15 1410 (2.36%) Objective-C
16 925 (1.55%) Perl
17 751 (1.26%) Apple Swift
18 739 (1.24%) VBA
19 534 (0.89%) TypeScript
20 531 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9075 (15.21%) Degree
2 841 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 800 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 430 (0.72%) SC Cleared
5 343 (0.57%) PhD
6 162 (0.27%) MCSD
7 140 (0.23%) DV Cleared
8 116 (0.19%) MCTS
9 110 (0.18%) HND
10 104 (0.17%) MCP
11 100 (0.17%) Sun Certification
12 77 (0.13%) ISEB
13 69 (0.12%) MCAD
14 64 (0.11%) ISTQB
15 58 (0.097%) Oracle Certification
16 54 (0.091%) MCPD
17 53 (0.089%) PMI Certification
18 49 (0.082%) MCSE
19 30 (0.050%) DBS Check
20 29 (0.049%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2026 (3.40%) QA
2 309 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 186 (0.31%) SLA
4 77 (0.13%) MiFID
5 68 (0.11%) SDET
6 56 (0.094%) PCI DSS
7 54 (0.091%) WAI
8 43 (0.072%) ISO 9001
9 29 (0.049%) WCAG
10 25 (0.042%) GAMP
11 21 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 19 (0.032%) AIFMD
12 19 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 7816
13 17 (0.028%) SEPA
14 15 (0.025%) Solvency II
15 6 (0.010%) EMIR
15 6 (0.010%) HL7
15 6 (0.010%) ISO13485
16 4 (0.007%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 3 (0.005%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 893 (1.50%) Docker
2 171 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 125 (0.21%) HDFS
4 116 (0.19%) Varnish
5 111 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 74 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
7 68 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 63 (0.11%) Firmware
9 43 (0.072%) Apache Flume
10 31 (0.052%) VirtualBox
11 27 (0.045%) Hyper-V
12 23 (0.039%) Cygwin
13 15 (0.025%) KVM
14 13 (0.022%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (0.020%) Xen
16 11 (0.018%) Virtual Servers
17 10 (0.017%) Ceph
18 9 (0.015%) GeoWebCache
19 8 (0.013%) VMware ESXi
20 7 (0.012%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 526 (0.88%) Puppet
2 343 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 231 (0.39%) Ansible
4 113 (0.19%) Control-M
5 88 (0.15%) Mesos
6 80 (0.13%) Kubernetes
7 79 (0.13%) Kibana
8 66 (0.11%) Salt
9 49 (0.082%) logstash
10 39 (0.065%) HP Quality Center
11 38 (0.064%) Nagios
12 36 (0.060%) Oozie
13 35 (0.059%) HAProxy
13 35 (0.059%) TIBCO Hawk
14 33 (0.055%) Grafana
15 30 (0.050%) Hadoop YARN
16 28 (0.047%) Business Desktop Deployment
17 27 (0.045%) Capistrano
17 27 (0.045%) Packer
17 27 (0.045%) StatsD
Vendors
1 8420 (14.11%) Microsoft
2 5617 (9.41%) Oracle
3 1436 (2.41%) Google
4 1033 (1.73%) Zend
5 936 (1.57%) Adobe
6 909 (1.52%) SAP
7 682 (1.14%) Facebook
8 583 (0.98%) IBM
9 574 (0.96%) Tableau
10 551 (0.92%) Apple
11 535 (0.90%) Sitecore
12 498 (0.83%) Twitter
13 490 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
14 483 (0.81%) Informatica
15 406 (0.68%) Xamarin
16 334 (0.56%) Cognos
17 298 (0.50%) EPiServer
18 292 (0.49%) TIBCO
19 291 (0.49%) Sybase
20 243 (0.41%) hybris
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