The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Specialist
Rank 888 854 879
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 23 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.019% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.021% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 21
Average salary £51,250 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.24% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £44,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £33,550
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +26.67%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Development Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Specialist
Top 16 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 31 July 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 -43 15 £51,250 +20.58% 2
Scotland +3 8 - -
Stirling -5 7 - -
South East -13 5 £46,250 +8.82%
London -40 3 £57,500 +43.75% 1
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Brighton - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire -7 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £70,000 -
East of England - 1 £70,000 -

Development Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (29.79%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) C#
2 11 (23.40%) Java
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) HTML
4 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
4 9 (19.15%) Spring
5 8 (17.02%) Banking
5 8 (17.02%) Linux
6 7 (14.89%) Web Services
6 7 (14.89%) XML
6 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.89%) Business Development
6 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
7 6 (12.77%) Maven
7 6 (12.77%) C
7 6 (12.77%) IBM
7 6 (12.77%) JMS
8 5 (10.64%) HP
8 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
8 5 (10.64%) Change Management
8 5 (10.64%) ITSM
8 5 (10.64%) C++
8 5 (10.64%) J2EE
8 5 (10.64%) Classic ASP
8 5 (10.64%) CSS
8 5 (10.64%) Retail
8 5 (10.64%) Data Management

Development Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (8.51%) Jetty
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.13%) PegaRULES
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Network Security
2 4 (8.51%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (4.26%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.13%) MS Access
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Maven
2 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.13%) JUnit
3 1 (2.13%) Log4j
3 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 8 (17.02%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Finance
4 3 (6.38%) Front Office
4 3 (6.38%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Legal
6 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) .NET
2 10 (21.28%) HTML
3 9 (19.15%) Spring
4 7 (14.89%) Web Services
4 7 (14.89%) XML
5 6 (12.77%) JMS
6 5 (10.64%) J2EE
6 5 (10.64%) Classic ASP
6 5 (10.64%) CSS
6 5 (10.64%) HTML5
7 4 (8.51%) REST
7 4 (8.51%) WebSockets
7 4 (8.51%) jQuery
8 3 (6.38%) XSLT
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.38%) WCF
8 3 (6.38%) Java SE
8 3 (6.38%) Java EE
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.38%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.26%) Derivative
3 1 (2.13%) Biometrics
3 1 (2.13%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.13%) Wiki
3 1 (2.13%) Social Network
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) UNIX
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Business Development
2 5 (10.64%) Change Management
2 5 (10.64%) ITSM
2 5 (10.64%) Data Management
3 4 (8.51%) MVC
3 4 (8.51%) ERP
4 3 (6.38%) TDD
4 3 (6.38%) AOP
4 3 (6.38%) BDD
4 3 (6.38%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.38%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (4.26%) Web Development
5 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
6 1 (2.13%) B2B
6 1 (2.13%) Workflow
6 1 (2.13%) Content Management
6 1 (2.13%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) C#
1 11 (23.40%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.77%) C
5 5 (10.64%) C++
6 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.26%) Clojure
7 2 (4.26%) Python
7 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) CIPD
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) IBM
4 5 (10.64%) HP
4 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) Informatica
7 2 (4.26%) Sybase
7 2 (4.26%) Dell
8 1 (2.13%) CA
8 1 (2.13%) ILOG
8 1 (2.13%) Cognos
8 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.13%) F5
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