Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Developer
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 154 199 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 41.07% 36.65% 29.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.73% 36.72% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 148 162 189
Ipswich median annual salary £43,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £19,650
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,250 £48,750
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies in Ipswich with a recognized job title 369 542 665
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.40% 99.82% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 349 464 584
Ipswich median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £59,600
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% -2.50%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ipswich.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Ipswich

Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Developer in Ipswich

Developer
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Ipswich over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Ipswich

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Ipswich region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 94 (61.04%) C#
2 93 (60.39%) JavaScript
3 89 (57.79%) HTML
4 87 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (52.60%) SQL Server
6 76 (49.35%) CSS
7 68 (44.16%) SQL
8 65 (42.21%) .NET
9 53 (34.42%) HTML5
10 44 (28.57%) CSS3
11 43 (27.92%) OO
12 42 (27.27%) AngularJS
13 36 (23.38%) Unit Testing
14 34 (22.08%) MVC
14 34 (22.08%) Microsoft
14 34 (22.08%) ASP.NET
15 33 (21.43%) Scrum
15 33 (21.43%) jQuery
16 30 (19.48%) Node.js
17 29 (18.83%) Software Engineering
17 29 (18.83%) Degree
18 28 (18.18%) JSON
18 28 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 28 (18.18%) TDD
18 28 (18.18%) MySQL
19 27 (17.53%) Web Services
19 27 (17.53%) WCF
19 27 (17.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 26 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API
20 26 (16.88%) Waterfall

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 5 (3.25%) IIS
2 3 (1.95%) CMS
3 2 (1.30%) Apache
3 2 (1.30%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.30%) Kentico
4 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.65%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.30%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.30%) Serverless
4 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.65%) Linode
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.95%) Broadband
1 3 (1.95%) Internet
2 2 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (52.60%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.18%) MySQL
2 28 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (14.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (7.79%) Big Data
6 11 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (5.84%) Looker
7 9 (5.84%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (5.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (4.55%) QlikView
9 6 (3.90%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 5 (3.25%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (3.25%) BigQuery
11 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.95%) Power BI
12 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.64%) Subversion
3 15 (9.74%) JIRA
4 14 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.95%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.95%) Moq
6 3 (1.95%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.95%) NUnit
6 3 (1.95%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.30%) gulp
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (15.58%) Finance
2 18 (11.69%) Games
3 11 (7.14%) Advertising
4 8 (5.19%) Marketing
5 3 (1.95%) Digital Economy
5 3 (1.95%) Retail
6 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (57.79%) HTML
2 76 (49.35%) CSS
3 65 (42.21%) .NET
4 53 (34.42%) HTML5
5 44 (28.57%) CSS3
6 42 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 34 (22.08%) ASP.NET
8 33 (21.43%) jQuery
9 30 (19.48%) Node.js
10 28 (18.18%) JSON
11 27 (17.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 27 (17.53%) WCF
11 27 (17.53%) Web Services
12 26 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (15.58%) React
14 23 (14.94%) Sass
15 21 (13.64%) REST
16 18 (11.69%) Ajax
17 17 (11.04%) KnockoutJS
18 16 (10.39%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.04%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.79%) Xbox
3 8 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.25%) User Experience
5 4 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.95%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.65%) Equities
7 1 (0.65%) Fintech
7 1 (0.65%) iPhone
7 1 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 16 (10.39%) Android
3 6 (3.90%) Windows
4 5 (3.25%) Linux
5 3 (1.95%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.65%) Unix
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (27.92%) OO
3 36 (23.38%) Unit Testing
4 34 (22.08%) MVC
5 33 (21.43%) Scrum
6 29 (18.83%) Software Engineering
7 28 (18.18%) TDD
8 26 (16.88%) Collaborative Working
8 26 (16.88%) Waterfall
9 25 (16.23%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (14.29%) SOLID
11 16 (10.39%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 14 (9.09%) ETL
13 13 (8.44%) OOP
13 13 (8.44%) Web Development
14 12 (7.79%) Analytics
14 12 (7.79%) BDD
14 12 (7.79%) Kanban
15 11 (7.14%) ETL Development
15 11 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 94 (61.04%) C#
2 93 (60.39%) JavaScript
3 68 (44.16%) SQL
4 25 (16.23%) Java
5 21 (13.64%) PHP
6 15 (9.74%) T-SQL
7 11 (7.14%) C
8 10 (6.49%) C++
8 10 (6.49%) Objective-C
9 8 (5.19%) Embedded C
9 8 (5.19%) Embedded C++
9 8 (5.19%) X++
10 7 (4.55%) Apple Swift
11 5 (3.25%) Ruby
12 3 (1.95%) ES6
12 3 (1.95%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.95%) Python
12 3 (1.95%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.95%) XAML
13 2 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (18.83%) Degree
2 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Oozie
1 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.34%) Oracle
3 7 (4.55%) Tableau
4 3 (1.95%) BT
4 3 (1.95%) Sony
5 2 (1.30%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.30%) Twitter
6 1 (0.65%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.65%) Google