The table below looks at the statistics for the Tools Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tools Developer 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
Tools Developer
Rank - 934 935
Permanent jobs requiring a Tools Developer 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.003% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £62,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 -

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% -

Tools Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Tools Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tools Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tools Developer within the UK.

Tools Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Tools Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Tools Developer 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 Tools Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Perforce
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) F#
4 2 (33.33%) Coverity
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Programming
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) Front Office
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) MSBuild

Tools Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Tools Developer 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 Tools Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Front Office
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) F#
5 1 (16.67%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Perforce
2 2 (33.33%) Coverity