The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 18 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 4.00% 0.88% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 0.89% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
120 112 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 96.00% 98.25% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 89 97 104
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
Essex

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Basildon region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Basildon

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Basildon

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) XHTML
4 4 (57.14%) VoIP
4 4 (57.14%) Sage
4 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) WCF
4 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) MVVM
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
6 2 (28.57%) C++
7 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) WinForms
7 1 (14.29%) InterSystems

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) XHTML
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Sage
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) InterSystems