Period
to

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

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

Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 11 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,012 901 925
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 13.51% 19.94% 25.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.99% 21.70% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 596 662 751
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £39,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.56%
75th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 6,749 4,153 3,459
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.12% 91.90% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,001 2,477 2,691
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median % change year-on-year - +9.89% -4.21%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in the East of England

Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

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 6 months to 1 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Hertfordshire -5 347 £55,000 +4.76% 45
Cambridgeshire -18 295 £52,500 +1.45% 66
Essex -6 233 £50,000 -1.96% 18
Bedfordshire +1 65 £45,000 - 9
Suffolk -3 54 £42,500 -5.56% 16
Norfolk -8 20 £35,000 -22.22% 4
East Anglia -2 1 - - 3
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 467 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 351 (34.68%) Agile
3 338 (33.40%) CSS
4 326 (32.21%) C#
5 315 (31.13%) HTML
6 283 (27.96%) Social Skills
7 266 (26.28%) .NET
8 265 (26.19%) SQL
9 236 (23.32%) Git (software)
10 233 (23.02%) Degree
11 228 (22.53%) Azure
12 210 (20.75%) Full Stack Development
13 209 (20.65%) React
14 186 (18.38%) Computer Science
15 185 (18.28%) Web Development
16 172 (17.00%) SQL Server
17 170 (16.80%) AWS
18 169 (16.70%) AngularJS
19 160 (15.81%) Python
20 154 (15.22%) MVC
21 149 (14.72%) Web Services
22 148 (14.62%) Software Engineering
23 147 (14.53%) DevOps
24 139 (13.74%) PHP
25 135 (13.34%) Problem-Solving
26 130 (12.85%) MySQL
27 129 (12.75%) TypeScript
28 127 (12.55%) jQuery
29 126 (12.45%) Java
29 126 (12.45%) REST

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 56 (5.53%) CMS
2 41 (4.05%) Apache
3 22 (2.17%) Apache Spark
3 22 (2.17%) nginx
4 17 (1.68%) Umbraco
5 15 (1.48%) WordPress
6 10 (0.99%) Headless CMS
7 9 (0.89%) Kentico
8 8 (0.79%) Drupal
8 8 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (0.59%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.49%) Confluence
11 4 (0.40%) IIS
11 4 (0.40%) Jetty
11 4 (0.40%) Moodle
11 4 (0.40%) SugarCRM
11 4 (0.40%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.40%) Totara
12 2 (0.20%) SAS
12 2 (0.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.09%) InVision
2 11 (1.09%) Sketch
3 8 (0.79%) Camtasia
4 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.30%) Campfire
6 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.099%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 22 (2.17%) Shopify
2 21 (2.08%) Academy Housing
3 10 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.30%) VisionPLUS
6 2 (0.20%) Magento
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.099%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.099%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.099%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 228 (22.53%) Azure
2 170 (16.80%) AWS
3 56 (5.53%) Azure DevOps
4 47 (4.64%) Serverless
5 45 (4.45%) Power Platform
6 41 (4.05%) GCP
7 40 (3.95%) SaaS
8 30 (2.96%) GitHub
9 27 (2.67%) Google Analytics
10 26 (2.57%) Google Tag Manager
11 22 (2.17%) PaaS
12 17 (1.68%) Azure Data Factory
13 16 (1.58%) Amazon ECS
14 15 (1.48%) OpenShift
15 14 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
15 14 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
16 13 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
16 13 (1.28%) Figma
16 13 (1.28%) Heroku
17 11 (1.09%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.09%) Internet
2 9 (0.89%) HTTP
3 7 (0.69%) Kerberos
4 5 (0.49%) Ethernet
4 5 (0.49%) Intranet
5 2 (0.20%) Broadband
5 2 (0.20%) DNS
5 2 (0.20%) Firewall
5 2 (0.20%) PBX
5 2 (0.20%) PSTN
5 2 (0.20%) TETRA
5 2 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.20%) Wireless
6 1 (0.099%) AMQP
6 1 (0.099%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.099%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.099%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 1 (0.099%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 130 (12.85%) MySQL
3 95 (9.39%) Relational Database
4 80 (7.91%) PostgreSQL
5 54 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (4.25%) Power BI
7 40 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
9 34 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (2.17%) ClickHouse
12 21 (2.08%) NoSQL
12 21 (2.08%) Tableau
13 17 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
14 15 (1.48%) MongoDB
14 15 (1.48%) Tableau Server
15 14 (1.38%) Text Mining
16 13 (1.28%) Big Data
17 11 (1.09%) MariaDB
17 11 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 236 (23.32%) Git (software)
2 74 (7.31%) JIRA
3 55 (5.43%) Subversion
4 50 (4.94%) Visual Studio
5 43 (4.25%) Jenkins
6 26 (2.57%) GitLab
7 21 (2.08%) webpack
8 20 (1.98%) Lerna
8 20 (1.98%) Storybook
9 19 (1.88%) Selenium
10 14 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (1.38%) Bitbucket
10 14 (1.38%) Eclipse
10 14 (1.38%) gulp
11 13 (1.28%) Mocha
12 12 (1.19%) git-flow
12 12 (1.19%) NUnit
13 11 (1.09%) Grunt
13 11 (1.09%) TortoiseSVN
13 11 (1.09%) WiX
General
1 283 (27.96%) Social Skills
2 104 (10.28%) Finance
3 102 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (5.73%) Marketing
5 42 (4.15%) Retail
6 37 (3.66%) Publishing
7 33 (3.26%) Organisational Skills
7 33 (3.26%) Public Sector
8 26 (2.57%) Legal
9 24 (2.37%) Automotive
10 23 (2.27%) Banking
10 23 (2.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 21 (2.08%) Games
12 19 (1.88%) Public Speaking
13 16 (1.58%) Billing
14 12 (1.19%) Back Office
14 12 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (1.19%) Police
15 10 (0.99%) Fire and Rescue
15 10 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (33.40%) CSS
2 315 (31.13%) HTML
3 266 (26.28%) .NET
4 209 (20.65%) React
5 169 (16.70%) AngularJS
6 149 (14.72%) Web Services
7 127 (12.55%) jQuery
8 126 (12.45%) REST
9 125 (12.35%) Vue.js
10 113 (11.17%) Node.js
11 95 (9.39%) ASP.NET
12 92 (9.09%) .NET Framework
13 87 (8.60%) HTML5
14 66 (6.52%) XML
15 65 (6.42%) GraphQL
15 65 (6.42%) Laravel
16 61 (6.03%) .NET Core
17 60 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
18 53 (5.24%) CSS3
19 47 (4.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.20%) User Experience
2 72 (7.11%) Mobile App
3 55 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
5 38 (3.75%) Data Structures
6 34 (3.36%) Blog
7 30 (2.96%) Life Science
8 28 (2.77%) Linux Command Line
9 26 (2.57%) FMCG
9 26 (2.57%) Virtual Team
10 24 (2.37%) Management Information System
11 20 (1.98%) Low-Code
12 18 (1.78%) W3C
13 16 (1.58%) e-Learning
14 15 (1.48%) Driving Licence
15 12 (1.19%) PlayStation
15 12 (1.19%) Smartphone
16 10 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
17 9 (0.89%) Algorithms
18 8 (0.79%) Educational Technology
Operating Systems
1 101 (9.98%) Linux
2 57 (5.63%) Windows
3 40 (3.95%) Android
4 18 (1.78%) Unix
5 16 (1.58%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.58%) Ubuntu
6 15 (1.48%) Debian
7 5 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.099%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.099%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.099%) VMS
9 1 (0.099%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (34.68%) Agile
2 210 (20.75%) Full Stack Development
3 186 (18.38%) Computer Science
4 185 (18.28%) Web Development
5 154 (15.22%) MVC
6 148 (14.62%) Software Engineering
7 147 (14.53%) DevOps
8 135 (13.34%) Problem-Solving
9 116 (11.46%) OO
10 109 (10.77%) CI/CD
11 108 (10.67%) Scrum
12 88 (8.70%) Analytics
13 86 (8.50%) Front End Development
14 85 (8.40%) E-Commerce
15 78 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
16 77 (7.61%) SDLC
17 76 (7.51%) Mentoring
18 75 (7.41%) Microservices
19 74 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
20 66 (6.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 467 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 326 (32.21%) C#
3 265 (26.19%) SQL
4 160 (15.81%) Python
5 139 (13.74%) PHP
6 129 (12.75%) TypeScript
7 126 (12.45%) Java
8 59 (5.83%) C++
9 49 (4.84%) T-SQL
10 45 (4.45%) ES6
11 36 (3.56%) Ruby
12 28 (2.77%) VBA
13 25 (2.47%) Kotlin
14 24 (2.37%) C
14 24 (2.37%) Scala
15 19 (1.88%) Apex Code
16 17 (1.68%) VB.NET
17 12 (1.19%) VB
18 11 (1.09%) Shell Script
19 10 (0.99%) Bash
Qualifications
1 233 (23.02%) Degree
2 100 (9.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (2.67%) PhD
4 24 (2.37%) DBS Check
5 16 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.38%) Security Cleared
7 10 (0.99%) Postgraduate
8 9 (0.89%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.40%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.30%) CIW
10 3 (0.30%) OCA
10 3 (0.30%) OCP
10 3 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.20%) ISEB
11 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (11.36%) QA
2 40 (3.95%) Accessibility
3 12 (1.19%) WAI
4 11 (1.09%) HL7
5 8 (0.79%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.40%) WCAG
7 3 (0.30%) SLA
8 1 (0.099%) GDPR
8 1 (0.099%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.099%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.099%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 98 (9.68%) Docker
2 9 (0.89%) LXC
2 9 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.69%) zsh
4 5 (0.49%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.099%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.099%) Firmware
6 1 (0.099%) KVM
Systems Management
1 55 (5.43%) Kubernetes
2 41 (4.05%) Terraform
3 18 (1.78%) Ansible
4 13 (1.28%) Proxmox
5 5 (0.49%) MIIS
6 4 (0.40%) LiteSpeed
7 2 (0.20%) Kibana
7 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.20%) Puppet
8 1 (0.099%) Rancher
Vendors
1 107 (10.57%) Microsoft
2 93 (9.19%) Google
3 53 (5.24%) Oracle
4 29 (2.87%) VMware
5 26 (2.57%) Facebook
5 26 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (2.37%) Adobe
7 19 (1.88%) IBM
7 19 (1.88%) NEC
7 19 (1.88%) Northgate
7 19 (1.88%) Zend
8 18 (1.78%) Apple
9 16 (1.58%) McKesson
10 9 (0.89%) ANSYS
10 9 (0.89%) Bloomberg
10 9 (0.89%) Jaspersoft
10 9 (0.89%) Optimizely
10 9 (0.89%) TIBCO
11 8 (0.79%) Sitecore
11 8 (0.79%) Xamarin