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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Specialist
Rank 917 906 901
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 18 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.029% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.030% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 21
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £55,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.71%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Development Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Specialist
Top 19 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 12 February 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
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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 +16 17 £45,000 -18.18% 3
London +5 7 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South East +20 5 £22,500 - 2
City of London +54 3 £45,000 -23.40% 1
Berkshire -7 3 £22,500 - 2
North West +25 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Cheshire +23 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Chester +3 2 £30,000 -7.69%
East of England -4 2 £50,000 -16.66%
Suffolk - 2 £50,000 -
Ipswich - 2 £50,000 -
Crawley - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Scotland -2 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £53,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £75,000 -
Reading - 1 £22,500 - 1
Stirling - 1 - -
South West - 1 £53,500 -

Development Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) Oracle
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
6 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (12.50%) Service Management
7 5 (12.50%) ITSM
7 5 (12.50%) SAP
7 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (12.50%) Marketing
7 5 (12.50%) Business Development
7 5 (12.50%) Degree
7 5 (12.50%) Time Management
7 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.00%) Load Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (10.00%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (10.00%) CRM
8 4 (10.00%) Unix
8 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.00%) Adobe
8 4 (10.00%) MS Office
8 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (10.00%) Avaya
8 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.00%) Shell Script

Development Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (10.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.50%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Big Data
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (12.50%) Marketing
4 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (7.50%) Multimedia
6 2 (5.00%) Advertising
6 2 (5.00%) Law
6 2 (5.00%) Legal
6 2 (5.00%) Retail
7 1 (2.50%) Banking
7 1 (2.50%) Electronics
7 1 (2.50%) Front Office
7 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.50%) COM
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) Java EE
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss Seam
3 1 (2.50%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
3 1 (2.50%) Spring
3 1 (2.50%) WCF
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.50%) e-Learning
2 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.00%) Biometrics
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.50%) Life Science
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (12.50%) Business Development
3 5 (12.50%) ITSM
3 5 (12.50%) Service Management
3 5 (12.50%) Time Management
4 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.00%) CRM
4 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.50%) Analytics
5 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.50%) Open Source
6 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.00%) Coaching
6 2 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) ERP
6 2 (5.00%) Scrum
6 2 (5.00%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.50%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) ABAP
6 1 (2.50%) KiXtart
6 1 (2.50%) VB
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CCA
3 1 (2.50%) CISM
3 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.50%) ISO22301
2 1 (2.50%) HL7
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) IAG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) SAP
3 4 (10.00%) Adobe
3 4 (10.00%) Avaya
4 3 (7.50%) HP
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Ab Initio
5 2 (5.00%) Cognos
5 2 (5.00%) IFS
6 1 (2.50%) Symantec
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