The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chesterfield 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 18 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 1.02% 10.95% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 11.63% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +125.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Software Developer
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chesterfield 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
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91 129 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 92.86% 94.16% 79.17%
Number of salaries quoted 68 96 58
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,450 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Chesterfield

Software Developer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chesterfield 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 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree