The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 26 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 0.92% 4.42% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 4.63% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Software Developer
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 108 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 94.50% 95.58% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 70 81 104
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Swing
3 1 (33.33%) J2SE
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) AWT
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) JNDI
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 200
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 50
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 300 ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Swing
2 1 (33.33%) J2SE
2 1 (33.33%) AWT
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) JNDI
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sage