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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 17 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 2.67% 4.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 4.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £38,750 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
64 93 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 85.33% 96.88% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 52 57 112
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Sage 200
2 1 (33.33%) Sage 50
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 200
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 50
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 300 ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sage