The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Developer
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 104 209 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 33.88% 34.66% 41.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.10% 36.10% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 99 187 205
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 305 579 558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 99.35% 96.02% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 276 514 459
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Suffolk

Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Developer in Suffolk

Developer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Suffolk over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Suffolk

Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 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
Ipswich 0 34 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Bury St Edmunds +5 28 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Haverhill - 6 £25,500 - 1
Newmarket - 6 £37,500 - 1
Lowestoft - 4 £32,500 - 1
Woodbridge +2 1 £37,500 -23.46% 1
Stowmarket - 1 £42,500 - 1
Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Suffolk region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 141 (45.93%) .NET
2 131 (42.67%) JavaScript
3 130 (42.35%) SQL
4 128 (41.69%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (40.39%) C#
6 117 (38.11%) SQL Server
7 116 (37.79%) HTML
8 108 (35.18%) CSS
9 90 (29.32%) Microsoft
10 86 (28.01%) MVC
11 83 (27.04%) ASP.NET
12 71 (23.13%) jQuery
13 65 (21.17%) T-SQL
14 64 (20.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 59 (19.22%) OO
16 57 (18.57%) Java
17 54 (17.59%) TDD
17 54 (17.59%) SDLC
18 50 (16.29%) Visual Studio
18 50 (16.29%) Web Development
19 49 (15.96%) PHP
19 49 (15.96%) AngularJS
20 46 (14.98%) HTML5
20 46 (14.98%) Windows
21 42 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web API
22 41 (13.36%) C++
23 40 (13.03%) SQL Server 2008
24 39 (12.70%) CSS3
24 39 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
24 39 (12.70%) MySQL

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 27 (8.79%) SharePoint
2 25 (8.14%) Confluence
3 23 (7.49%) Tomcat
4 18 (5.86%) GlassFish
5 9 (2.93%) NServiceBus
6 7 (2.28%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.63%) CMS
7 5 (1.63%) IIS
8 4 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.65%) Apache
9 2 (0.65%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.65%) Jetty
9 2 (0.65%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.33%) JBoss
10 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.98%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.65%) MS Office
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 15 (4.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.26%) SaaS
3 7 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.30%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.49%) Intranet
2 4 (1.30%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.33%) Skype
3 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (38.11%) SQL Server
2 64 (20.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (13.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (12.70%) MySQL
5 38 (12.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (7.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 23 (7.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (7.17%) NoSQL
9 21 (6.84%) OLAP
10 20 (6.51%) Relational Database
11 19 (6.19%) RDBMS
12 18 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (4.56%) DTS
13 14 (4.56%) Oracle OLAP
13 14 (4.56%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (2.93%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (2.93%) MongoDB
15 7 (2.28%) Power BI
15 7 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (16.29%) Visual Studio
2 28 (9.12%) JIRA
3 23 (7.49%) Git (software)
3 23 (7.49%) Visual Studio Team System
4 20 (6.51%) Ant
5 18 (5.86%) Gradle
5 18 (5.86%) Maven
6 17 (5.54%) JUnit
7 16 (5.21%) Hudson
7 16 (5.21%) Jenkins
8 14 (4.56%) Jasmine
9 10 (3.26%) Karma Test Runner
10 9 (2.93%) NUnit
11 8 (2.61%) Mercurial
11 8 (2.61%) Mocha
12 7 (2.28%) Subversion
12 7 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.63%) Moq
13 5 (1.63%) MSTest
13 5 (1.63%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 39 (12.70%) Finance
2 16 (5.21%) Games
3 10 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.61%) Banking
5 5 (1.63%) Marketing
6 4 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.98%) Retail
8 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 2 (0.65%) Local Government
8 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Legal
9 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (45.93%) .NET
2 116 (37.79%) HTML
3 108 (35.18%) CSS
4 83 (27.04%) ASP.NET
5 71 (23.13%) jQuery
6 49 (15.96%) AngularJS
7 46 (14.98%) HTML5
8 42 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 39 (12.70%) CSS3
10 36 (11.73%) WCF
11 35 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (10.75%) .NET Framework
13 30 (9.77%) Web Services
14 29 (9.45%) J2EE
15 22 (7.17%) RESTful
15 22 (7.17%) WPF
16 21 (6.84%) Entity Framework
17 20 (6.51%) XML
18 19 (6.19%) Ajax
18 19 (6.19%) React
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.28%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.28%) User Experience
4 7 (2.28%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.28%) Xbox
5 6 (1.95%) Clustering
5 6 (1.95%) Replication
6 5 (1.63%) Social Network
7 3 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (0.98%) Online Games
8 2 (0.65%) DataPower
8 2 (0.65%) Life Science
9 1 (0.33%) Animation
9 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.33%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.33%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.98%) Windows
2 16 (5.21%) Windows 7
2 16 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (4.56%) Apple iOS
4 13 (4.23%) Android
4 13 (4.23%) Linux
5 10 (3.26%) Unix
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (41.69%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (28.01%) MVC
3 59 (19.22%) OO
4 54 (17.59%) SDLC
4 54 (17.59%) TDD
5 50 (16.29%) Web Development
6 37 (12.05%) Front End Development
7 34 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (9.12%) MVVM
9 25 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (7.82%) Software Engineering
11 21 (6.84%) E-Commerce
11 21 (6.84%) SOA
12 20 (6.51%) ETL
13 19 (6.19%) Data Modelling
13 19 (6.19%) OOP
14 18 (5.86%) Automated Testing
14 18 (5.86%) CRM
15 17 (5.54%) Analytics
15 17 (5.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (42.67%) JavaScript
2 130 (42.35%) SQL
3 124 (40.39%) C#
4 65 (21.17%) T-SQL
5 57 (18.57%) Java
6 49 (15.96%) PHP
7 41 (13.36%) C++
8 13 (4.23%) C
9 11 (3.58%) TypeScript
10 9 (2.93%) Embedded C++
10 9 (2.93%) Python
11 8 (2.61%) Groovy
11 8 (2.61%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.28%) Assembly Language
12 7 (2.28%) Delphi
12 7 (2.28%) Pascal
12 7 (2.28%) Scala
13 6 (1.95%) Ruby
13 6 (1.95%) XAML
14 3 (0.98%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (9.45%) Degree
2 18 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.33%) CCA
3 1 (0.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (0.33%) MCSA
3 1 (0.33%) MCSD
3 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.30%) HP Fortify
1 4 (1.30%) Nagios
2 3 (0.98%) Oozie
Vendors
1 90 (29.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.17%) Oracle
3 9 (2.93%) Tableau
4 7 (2.28%) Twitter
5 5 (1.63%) Facebook
6 4 (1.30%) New Relic
6 4 (1.30%) Zend
7 2 (0.65%) CA
8 1 (0.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco
8 1 (0.33%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.33%) Sencha
Suffolk
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lowestoft
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sudbury, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens - Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LGM Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Suffolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Woodbridge
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago