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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Specialist
UK
Rank 849 930 934
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 14 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.023% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.024% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 18
Median salary £67,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £28,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary - £51,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +38.00%

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
Top 2 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +79 14 £67,500 +42.10% 1
London +60 14 £67,500 +50.00%

Development Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 21 (72.41%) Degree
2 17 (58.62%) C++
2 17 (58.62%) Finance
3 16 (55.17%) Mathematics
3 16 (55.17%) Software Architecture
4 15 (51.72%) Derivative
4 15 (51.72%) Law
5 13 (44.83%) Cryptocurrency
5 13 (44.83%) Blockchain
6 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.24%) QA
8 5 (17.24%) Java
9 4 (13.79%) PhD
9 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (13.79%) Business Development
9 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
9 4 (13.79%) Product Management
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (10.34%) Content Development
10 3 (10.34%) Cisco
11 2 (6.90%) LAN
11 2 (6.90%) WAN
11 2 (6.90%) Juniper
11 2 (6.90%) SQL
11 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
11 2 (6.90%) .NET
11 2 (6.90%) Oracle
11 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (6.90%) CEH

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 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (3.45%) Camtasia
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
1 2 (6.90%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Blockchain
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) Law
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.45%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (3.45%) VXML
2 1 (3.45%) WinForms
2 1 (3.45%) WPF
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Derivative
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.45%) e-Learning
5 1 (3.45%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (3.45%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Mathematics
1 16 (55.17%) Software Architecture
2 13 (44.83%) Cryptocurrency
3 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Business Development
4 4 (13.79%) Product Management
5 3 (10.34%) Content Development
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.90%) SIEM
6 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.45%) MVVM
7 1 (3.45%) SDLC
7 1 (3.45%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C++
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) Tcl
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.45%) VB6
4 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) PhD
3 2 (6.90%) CEH
3 2 (6.90%) GCIA
3 2 (6.90%) GCIH
3 2 (6.90%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) ArcSight
2 2 (6.90%) BT
2 2 (6.90%) Juniper
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Avaya
3 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Solace
3 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
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