The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bolton region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 32 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.72% 3.48% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 3.48% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Median salary £32,500 £28,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% +12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Software Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton 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
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 115 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 95.92% 100.00% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 117 106 131
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Bolton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Software 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 Bolton region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) User Stories
2 11 (91.67%) Relational Database
2 11 (91.67%) NHibernate
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) T-SQL
3 10 (83.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) User Stories
2 10 (83.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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