The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Development Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Specialist
Rank 869 951 933
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 13 13 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.012% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.013% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 28
Median salary £60,000 £32,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -40.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £27,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £76,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,250 £32,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.92% -40.90%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Development Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Development Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Development Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Development Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Development Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Specialist over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Development Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Specialist
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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 +62 13 £60,000 +84.61% 4
London +45 10 £62,500 -16.66% 3
South East +67 1 £33,000 -24.57%
East of England +22 1 - -
Essex +13 1 - -
Cheshire +10 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Hampshire +8 1 £33,000 -49.23%
Brentwood +2 1 - -
Chester 0 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
North West -20 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Gosport - 1 £33,000 -

Development Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Development Specialist 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 Development Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Degree
3 12 (44.44%) C++
4 11 (40.74%) Software Architecture
4 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
5 8 (29.63%) Derivative
6 7 (25.93%) PhD
6 7 (25.93%) Law
6 7 (25.93%) Cryptocurrency
6 7 (25.93%) Blockchain
7 6 (22.22%) Java
8 5 (18.52%) Analytics
9 4 (14.81%) .NET
9 4 (14.81%) Business Development
9 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
10 3 (11.11%) Marketing
10 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle
10 3 (11.11%) HTML
10 3 (11.11%) SQL
10 3 (11.11%) CSS
10 3 (11.11%) Windows
10 3 (11.11%) Cisco
10 3 (11.11%) Content Development
11 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
11 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
11 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
11 2 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (7.41%) User Experience

Development Specialist 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) Moodle
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) Camtasia
2 1 (3.70%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (3.70%) InDesign
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
1 2 (7.41%) Wireless
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) OLAP
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Gradle
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Law
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Front Office
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.70%) Publishing
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (3.70%) MDX
4 1 (3.70%) MSMQ
4 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (3.70%) VXML
4 1 (3.70%) WinForms
4 1 (3.70%) WPF
4 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
2 8 (29.63%) Derivative
3 7 (25.93%) Blockchain
3 7 (25.93%) Cryptocurrency
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (7.41%) User Experience
5 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
5 1 (3.70%) Fintech
5 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.70%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (3.70%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Software Architecture
2 5 (18.52%) Analytics
3 4 (14.81%) Business Development
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Content Development
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) SIEM
5 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) C++
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) Tcl
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) VB6
5 1 (3.70%) XMLA
5 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) PhD
3 2 (7.41%) CEH
3 2 (7.41%) GCIA
3 2 (7.41%) GCIH
3 2 (7.41%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) ArcSight
2 2 (7.41%) BT
2 2 (7.41%) Juniper
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Avaya
3 1 (3.70%) Cognizant
3 1 (3.70%) DataSynapse
3 1 (3.70%) Informatica
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) Solace
3 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
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