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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 36 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.93% 3.65% 5.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 3.83% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 12
Average salary £32,000 £39,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +47.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 Derby 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
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
293 287 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 96.38% 95.35% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 256 218 176
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Derby

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Derby region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 27 (90.00%) C#
1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (56.67%) HTML
3 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (50.00%) MVC
5 14 (46.67%) SQL
6 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
7 12 (40.00%) CSS
8 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
9 10 (33.33%) jQuery
10 9 (30.00%) OO
10 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (26.67%) Web Services
11 8 (26.67%) OOP
12 7 (23.33%) XML
12 7 (23.33%) SOAP
12 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
12 7 (23.33%) WCF
12 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (20.00%) HTML5
13 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (20.00%) Oracle
13 6 (20.00%) XHTML
14 5 (16.67%) Windows
14 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
14 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
14 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
3 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.33%) Sublime Text
4 1 (3.33%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) HTML
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (40.00%) CSS
5 10 (33.33%) jQuery
6 8 (26.67%) Web Services
7 7 (23.33%) XML
7 7 (23.33%) SOAP
7 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (23.33%) WCF
8 6 (20.00%) HTML5
8 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (20.00%) XHTML
9 5 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 5 (16.67%) JSON
10 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
11 3 (10.00%) CSS3
11 3 (10.00%) Ajax
11 3 (10.00%) XSLT
12 2 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (30.00%) OO
4 8 (26.67%) OOP
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (3.33%) Web Development
8 1 (3.33%) MVVM
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (3.33%) TDD
8 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.33%) SOA
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) Groovy
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter
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