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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Specialist
Rank 893 849 881
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 24 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.031% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.032% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 40
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £36,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £70,000 £115,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.22% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 April 2014 within the UK.

Development Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Specialist
Top 18 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -49 24 £50,000 +5.59% 2
Manchester +7 7 £39,750 +22.30%
North West +2 7 £39,750 +22.30%
South West - 7 £34,750 - 1
London -68 5 £42,500 -19.04%
Bristol - 4 - - 1
South East - 3 £50,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £50,250 -
Dorset - 2 £19,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £50,250 -
Leeds - 2 £50,250 -
Bournemouth - 2 £19,000 -
City of London -18 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £50,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 -
Newbury - 1 £50,500 -
Swindon - 1 £50,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £50,500 -

Development Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.30%) .NET
3 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
3 14 (26.42%) C#
4 13 (24.53%) Banking
5 12 (22.64%) IBM
6 11 (20.75%) Oracle
7 10 (18.87%) Java
7 10 (18.87%) SQL
8 9 (16.98%) Windows
8 9 (16.98%) Retail
8 9 (16.98%) Finance
9 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
9 8 (15.09%) J2EE
9 8 (15.09%) HP
9 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
10 7 (13.21%) XML
10 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
11 6 (11.32%) Marketing
11 6 (11.32%) Web Development
11 6 (11.32%) Business Development
11 6 (11.32%) CSS
11 6 (11.32%) C
11 6 (11.32%) HTML
11 6 (11.32%) Degree
12 5 (9.43%) Network Security
12 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (9.43%) C++
12 5 (9.43%) Web Services
12 5 (9.43%) UNIX

Development Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (7.55%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.55%) SAS
2 2 (3.77%) CICS
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.89%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.89%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Network Security
1 5 (9.43%) Internet
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
2 4 (7.55%) DHCP
2 4 (7.55%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) SMS
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
3 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) MS Access
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.77%) DataStage
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (3.77%) DB2
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) InstallShield
1 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
1 4 (7.55%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Toad
2 1 (1.89%) ERwin
General
1 13 (24.53%) Banking
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
2 9 (16.98%) Finance
3 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
4 6 (11.32%) Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Front Office
6 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Billing
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) .NET
2 8 (15.09%) J2EE
3 7 (13.21%) XML
4 6 (11.32%) CSS
4 6 (11.32%) HTML
5 5 (9.43%) Web Services
5 5 (9.43%) Java SE
5 5 (9.43%) Java EE
6 4 (7.55%) XHTML
6 4 (7.55%) XSD
6 4 (7.55%) XSLT
6 4 (7.55%) Classic ASP
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.55%) Application Packaging
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 2 (3.77%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (3.77%) JSP
7 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (1.89%) REST
8 1 (1.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) iPad
2 2 (3.77%) DataPower
3 1 (1.89%) Social Network
3 1 (1.89%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) UNIX
3 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.32%) Web Development
1 6 (11.32%) Business Development
2 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (9.43%) ERP
2 5 (9.43%) Change Management
3 4 (7.55%) Scrum
3 4 (7.55%) Data Management
3 4 (7.55%) OOD
3 4 (7.55%) UML
3 4 (7.55%) OO
3 4 (7.55%) iOS Development
4 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.66%) ETL
4 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.66%) Project Management
5 2 (3.77%) Validation
5 2 (3.77%) CRM
5 2 (3.77%) Change Control
5 2 (3.77%) Demand Management
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) C#
2 10 (18.87%) Java
2 10 (18.87%) SQL
3 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.32%) C
5 5 (9.43%) C++
6 4 (7.55%) VBA
6 4 (7.55%) VBScript
6 4 (7.55%) VB
7 3 (5.66%) COBOL
7 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.55%) ISEB
3 4 (7.55%) MCSE
3 4 (7.55%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) IBM
3 11 (20.75%) Oracle
4 8 (15.09%) HP
5 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.55%) Symantec
6 4 (7.55%) Citrix
6 4 (7.55%) VMware
6 4 (7.55%) Altiris
6 4 (7.55%) Dell
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco
7 3 (5.66%) Informatica
8 2 (3.77%) Sage
8 2 (3.77%) Fujitsu
8 2 (3.77%) Siebel
8 2 (3.77%) Sun
8 2 (3.77%) Sybase
9 1 (1.89%) F5
9 1 (1.89%) Tableau
9 1 (1.89%) SAP
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