The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
England / East of England
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1872 1922 2107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.03% 26.11% 28.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.29% 27.14% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1679 1824
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5797 7083 7273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.09% 96.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4624 5713 5850
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,550
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in the East of England

Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the East of England.

Salary trend for Developer in the East of England

Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in the East of England

Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Hertfordshire +1 663 £45,000 - 82
Cambridgeshire 0 546 £40,000 -5.88% 113
Essex +1 350 £42,500 -5.55% 51
Bedfordshire +3 137 £45,000 - 15
Suffolk 0 102 £40,000 +14.28% 20
Norfolk 0 93 £37,500 +15.38% 31
East Anglia - 1 - - 1
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Developer 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 across the East of England region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1828 (46.75%) C#
2 1796 (45.93%) .NET
3 1759 (44.99%) JavaScript
4 1533 (39.21%) Agile Software Development
5 1526 (39.03%) HTML
6 1387 (35.47%) SQL
7 1348 (34.48%) MVC
8 1329 (33.99%) ASP.NET
9 1290 (32.99%) CSS
10 1166 (29.82%) SQL Server
11 1128 (28.85%) Java
12 886 (22.66%) AngularJS
13 828 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 796 (20.36%) Web Development
15 790 (20.20%) jQuery
16 777 (19.87%) Degree
17 675 (17.26%) TDD
18 645 (16.50%) HTML5
19 599 (15.32%) OO
20 588 (15.04%) Computer Science
21 554 (14.17%) Microsoft
22 522 (13.35%) Software Engineering
22 522 (13.35%) ASP.NET Web API
23 509 (13.02%) Oracle
24 458 (11.71%) Scrum
25 452 (11.56%) Web Services
26 443 (11.33%) Finance
27 435 (11.13%) .NET Framework
28 427 (10.92%) Git (software)
29 420 (10.74%) CSS3

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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
1 152 (3.89%) CMS
1 152 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 144 (3.68%) JBoss
3 142 (3.63%) Elasticsearch
4 141 (3.61%) Tomcat
5 105 (2.69%) WebLogic
6 102 (2.61%) WebSphere
7 90 (2.30%) Apache
8 86 (2.20%) WordPress
9 77 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 73 (1.87%) Umbraco
11 70 (1.79%) GlassFish
12 65 (1.66%) IIS
13 61 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
14 48 (1.23%) Drupal
15 43 (1.10%) Mule
16 36 (0.92%) Mule ESB
17 31 (0.79%) Apache Spark
18 30 (0.77%) Confluence
19 26 (0.66%) Moodle
Applications
1 237 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.07%) Photoshop
3 28 (0.72%) MS Office
4 20 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.23%) Camtasia
7 9 (0.23%) Snagit
8 8 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (0.20%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.20%) InDesign
9 4 (0.10%) SPSS
10 3 (0.077%) Weka
10 3 (0.077%) XMetaL
11 2 (0.051%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.051%) Autodesk Inventor
11 2 (0.051%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.051%) Maya
11 2 (0.051%) Revit
12 1 (0.026%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 44 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 16 (0.41%) Magento
4 13 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.13%) Movex
7 5 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
8 3 (0.077%) nopCommerce
8 3 (0.077%) Sage 50
8 3 (0.077%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.077%) SDL Web 8
9 2 (0.051%) Endur
9 2 (0.051%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.051%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.051%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.051%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.051%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 218 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 200 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (1.66%) SaaS
4 55 (1.41%) Office 365
5 41 (1.05%) GitHub
6 25 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.15%) Google Play
9 6 (0.15%) iTunes
10 4 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.10%) Datadog
10 4 (0.10%) PaaS
10 4 (0.10%) Route 53
10 4 (0.10%) Twilio
11 3 (0.077%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.051%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.051%) Loggly
12 2 (0.051%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 86 (2.20%) HTTP
2 67 (1.71%) Internet
3 32 (0.82%) Intranet
4 24 (0.61%) SSL
5 12 (0.31%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.31%) Wireshark
6 10 (0.26%) DNS
7 8 (0.20%) Wireless
8 7 (0.18%) Ethernet
8 7 (0.18%) Skype
9 6 (0.15%) iBeacon
9 6 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.13%) ZigBee
11 4 (0.10%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.10%) Firewall
12 3 (0.077%) FTP
12 3 (0.077%) VoIP
13 2 (0.051%) RS-232
13 2 (0.051%) SSH
14 1 (0.026%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1166 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 347 (8.87%) MySQL
3 321 (8.21%) NoSQL
4 283 (7.24%) Relational Database
5 198 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 177 (4.53%) SQL Server 2014
7 167 (4.27%) Oracle Database
8 160 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 155 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 147 (3.76%) RDBMS
11 132 (3.38%) MongoDB
12 118 (3.02%) Big Data
13 101 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 94 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
15 87 (2.23%) Redis
16 60 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
17 57 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
18 54 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 52 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
20 41 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 427 (10.92%) Git (software)
2 311 (7.95%) Visual Studio
3 273 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 170 (4.35%) NUnit
5 169 (4.32%) Maven
6 168 (4.30%) Subversion
7 141 (3.61%) Selenium
8 111 (2.84%) Jenkins
9 99 (2.53%) JUnit
10 97 (2.48%) JIRA
11 87 (2.23%) MSTest
12 78 (1.99%) Gradle
13 72 (1.84%) Ant
13 72 (1.84%) SpecFlow
14 67 (1.71%) gulp
14 67 (1.71%) TeamCity
15 60 (1.53%) Grunt
15 60 (1.53%) Jasmine
16 58 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
17 57 (1.46%) Moq
General
1 443 (11.33%) Finance
2 93 (2.38%) Advertising
3 75 (1.92%) Marketing
4 73 (1.87%) Retail
5 72 (1.84%) Banking
6 61 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 59 (1.51%) Games
8 40 (1.02%) Automotive
9 34 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 31 (0.79%) Legal
10 31 (0.79%) Publishing
11 22 (0.56%) Music Industry
12 19 (0.49%) Electronics
12 19 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.33%) Multimedia
14 11 (0.28%) Law
15 9 (0.23%) Back Office
16 6 (0.15%) Billing
16 6 (0.15%) Local Government
17 3 (0.077%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1796 (45.93%) .NET
2 1526 (39.03%) HTML
3 1329 (33.99%) ASP.NET
4 1290 (32.99%) CSS
5 886 (22.66%) AngularJS
6 828 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 790 (20.20%) jQuery
8 645 (16.50%) HTML5
9 522 (13.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 452 (11.56%) Web Services
11 435 (11.13%) .NET Framework
12 420 (10.74%) CSS3
13 412 (10.54%) XML
14 392 (10.03%) WCF
15 355 (9.08%) Spring
16 338 (8.64%) RESTful
17 323 (8.26%) Node.js
18 295 (7.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 286 (7.31%) Ajax
20 278 (7.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 588 (15.04%) Computer Science
2 208 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 165 (4.22%) Mobile App
4 162 (4.14%) User Experience
5 116 (2.97%) Algorithms
6 107 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
7 53 (1.36%) iPad
8 52 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 52 (1.33%) Fintech
9 48 (1.23%) Social Media
10 39 (1.00%) Virtual Team
11 35 (0.90%) Internet of Things
12 34 (0.87%) Xbox
13 31 (0.79%) BBC
14 25 (0.64%) Grid Computing
15 24 (0.61%) Spread Betting
16 23 (0.59%) AS400
17 21 (0.54%) NHS
17 21 (0.54%) N-Tier
18 18 (0.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 372 (9.51%) Linux
2 313 (8.01%) Windows
3 163 (4.17%) Android
4 159 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 115 (2.94%) Unix
6 43 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.41%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (0.20%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.18%) VMS
14 5 (0.13%) Solaris
15 4 (0.10%) HPUX
16 3 (0.077%) Debian
17 2 (0.051%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.026%) CentOS
18 1 (0.026%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1533 (39.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1348 (34.48%) MVC
3 796 (20.36%) Web Development
4 675 (17.26%) TDD
5 599 (15.32%) OO
6 522 (13.35%) Software Engineering
7 458 (11.71%) Scrum
8 340 (8.70%) SDLC
9 287 (7.34%) BDD
10 271 (6.93%) Unit Testing
11 250 (6.39%) Front End Development
12 239 (6.11%) OOP
13 231 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
14 223 (5.70%) SOA
15 216 (5.52%) E-Commerce
16 211 (5.40%) Web Application Development
17 198 (5.06%) Multithreading
18 197 (5.04%) Mathematics
19 173 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
20 159 (4.07%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1828 (46.75%) C#
2 1759 (44.99%) JavaScript
3 1387 (35.47%) SQL
4 1128 (28.85%) Java
5 366 (9.36%) PHP
6 347 (8.87%) T-SQL
7 331 (8.47%) C++
8 280 (7.16%) Python
9 216 (5.52%) PL/SQL
10 190 (4.86%) VB.NET
11 170 (4.35%) TypeScript
12 155 (3.96%) Ruby
13 111 (2.84%) C
14 76 (1.94%) Perl
15 72 (1.84%) Objective-C
16 69 (1.76%) PowerShell
17 60 (1.53%) VB
18 50 (1.28%) Shell Script
19 49 (1.25%) ES6
20 42 (1.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 777 (19.87%) Degree
2 74 (1.89%) PhD
3 42 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (0.51%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.23%) OCP
5 9 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (0.23%) Postgraduate
6 6 (0.15%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.10%) MCP
7 4 (0.10%) MCTS
8 3 (0.077%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.077%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.077%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.051%) ISEB
9 2 (0.051%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.026%) CCA
10 1 (0.026%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.026%) GSEC
10 1 (0.026%) MCSA
10 1 (0.026%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (3.61%) QA
2 14 (0.36%) SDET
3 10 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.26%) SLA
4 6 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.10%) WAI
6 2 (0.051%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.051%) ISO13485
7 1 (0.026%) GxP
7 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.026%) SEPA
7 1 (0.026%) WCAG
System Software
1 47 (1.20%) Docker
2 11 (0.28%) Firmware
3 8 (0.20%) LXC
4 5 (0.13%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.077%) HDFS
6 3 (0.077%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.026%) KVM
7 1 (0.026%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 1 (0.026%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (1.13%) Grafana
2 42 (1.07%) Graphite
3 38 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (0.69%) Puppet
5 6 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.13%) Kibana
7 4 (0.10%) HP Fortify
7 4 (0.10%) Nagios
8 3 (0.077%) Oozie
9 2 (0.051%) Ansible
9 2 (0.051%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 2 (0.051%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.051%) HockeyApp
9 2 (0.051%) MOM
9 2 (0.051%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.026%) Mesos
10 1 (0.026%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.026%) SCCM
Vendors
1 554 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 509 (13.02%) Oracle
3 103 (2.63%) Xamarin
4 68 (1.74%) Google
5 61 (1.56%) SAP
6 54 (1.38%) Sitecore
7 49 (1.25%) Apple
8 41 (1.05%) Facebook
8 41 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
9 30 (0.77%) Sony
9 30 (0.77%) Yahoo!
10 27 (0.69%) Tableau
11 26 (0.66%) Adobe
12 17 (0.43%) Red Hat
12 17 (0.43%) Zend
13 15 (0.38%) Blackboard
14 13 (0.33%) BMC
14 13 (0.33%) IBM
14 13 (0.33%) Remedy
14 13 (0.33%) VMware
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Additional benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Remote Working & Bens
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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MaxAd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
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