The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cumbria region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank - 3 8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria - 39.13% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category - 43.55% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 12
Average salary - £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46 62 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 95.83% 89.86% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 44 54
Average salary £31,627 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
North West

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Cumbria

Software Developer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#