The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 15 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 2.08% 24.56% 8.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 28.00% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 3
Average salary - £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Cheadle 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
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 93.75% 87.72% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 33
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Cheadle

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) WCF
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) ATL
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) LINQ
2 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (37.50%) Ninject
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Wonderware
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) Communications Security
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) LINQ
2 3 (37.50%) Ninject
2 3 (37.50%) ATL
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Communications Security
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Wonderware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft