The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Specialist
Rank 878 838 859
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 26 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.022% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.023% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 29
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £27,900 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £45,600 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-15.29% +12.58%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Development Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Development Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Development Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Specialist
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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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
England -41 17 £38,000 -10.58% 1
Scotland -16 9 - - 1
Stirling -20 7 - -
London -28 7 £47,500 +5.55%
South East -15 2 £36,000 -15.29%
Leeds -27 2 £44,250 +4.11%
Yorkshire -34 2 £44,250 +4.11%
West Yorkshire -36 2 £44,250 +4.11%
Portsmouth - 2 £36,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £36,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £36,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £60,000 -
Waterlooville - 1 £36,000 -
Southampton - 1 £36,000 -
Chichester - 1 £36,000 -
Fareham - 1 £36,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1

Development Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Development Specialist 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 Development Specialist in their job title.

1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) Java
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) Spring
3 11 (24.44%) C#
3 11 (24.44%) HTML
4 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.22%) Oracle
5 9 (20.00%) Web Services
5 9 (20.00%) Banking
6 8 (17.78%) Maven
6 8 (17.78%) Linux
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
7 7 (15.56%) XML
7 7 (15.56%) Business Development
8 6 (13.33%) Retail
8 6 (13.33%) Data Management
8 6 (13.33%) HTML5
8 6 (13.33%) CSS
8 6 (13.33%) UNIX
8 6 (13.33%) ITSM
8 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
9 5 (11.11%) MVC
9 5 (11.11%) Change Management
9 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 5 (11.11%) JMS
9 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.11%) Classic ASP
9 5 (11.11%) J2EE
9 5 (11.11%) C

Development Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Development Specialist 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 Development Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) Jetty
2 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.22%) SAS
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.22%) Node.js
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) SPSS
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Intranet
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.22%) MS Access
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Maven
2 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.44%) Log4j
3 2 (4.44%) JUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.00%) Banking
2 6 (13.33%) Retail
3 5 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (6.67%) Front Office
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
5 2 (4.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) Spring
3 11 (24.44%) HTML
4 9 (20.00%) Web Services
5 7 (15.56%) XML
6 6 (13.33%) HTML5
6 6 (13.33%) CSS
7 5 (11.11%) JMS
7 5 (11.11%) Classic ASP
7 5 (11.11%) J2EE
7 5 (11.11%) REST
7 5 (11.11%) jQuery
8 4 (8.89%) Java EE
8 4 (8.89%) WebSockets
8 4 (8.89%) Spring Integration
8 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.89%) XSLT
8 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.44%) Derivative
4 1 (2.22%) Biometrics
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.22%) Open Source
4 1 (2.22%) Wiki
4 1 (2.22%) Social Network
4 1 (2.22%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (4.44%) Android
4 1 (2.22%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Business Development
2 6 (13.33%) Data Management
2 6 (13.33%) ITSM
3 5 (11.11%) MVC
3 5 (11.11%) Change Management
4 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (6.67%) BDD
4 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.67%) TDD
4 3 (6.67%) AOP
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.44%) B2B
5 2 (4.44%) Project Management
5 2 (4.44%) Android Development
5 2 (4.44%) Functional Programming
5 2 (4.44%) Web Development
6 1 (2.22%) Analytics
6 1 (2.22%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) Java
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) C#
3 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) C
4 5 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Clojure
6 2 (4.44%) VB
6 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Python
6 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) VBA
7 1 (2.22%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) CIPD
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) IBM
4 2 (4.44%) Sybase
5 1 (2.22%) Cognos
5 1 (2.22%) CA
5 1 (2.22%) Apple
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