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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 42 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.90% 5.80% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 6.09% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 9
Average salary £37,000 £26,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.62% -7.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,150 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
293 197 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 95.13% 95.17% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 222 175 282
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 22 (84.62%) C#
2 19 (73.08%) .NET
3 16 (61.54%) MVC
4 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (50.00%) HTML
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 11 (42.31%) CSS
7 11 (42.31%) jQuery
8 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
8 10 (38.46%) SQL
9 9 (34.62%) HTML5
10 8 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (26.92%) MVVM
11 7 (26.92%) WPF
12 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
12 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
12 6 (23.08%) Scrum
13 5 (19.23%) C++
13 5 (19.23%) CSS3
14 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (15.38%) PHP
14 4 (15.38%) Web Services
14 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
14 4 (15.38%) OOP
14 4 (15.38%) OO
14 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
14 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 4 (15.38%) Games

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) VoIP
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (15.38%) Games
2 3 (11.54%) Advertising
2 3 (11.54%) Electronics
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) jQuery
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 9 (34.62%) HTML5
6 8 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (26.92%) WPF
8 5 (19.23%) CSS3
9 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
10 3 (11.54%) COM
10 3 (11.54%) WCF
10 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
10 3 (11.54%) Kendo UI
11 2 (7.69%) Ajax
11 2 (7.69%) Qt
11 2 (7.69%) XML
12 1 (3.85%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Animation
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Android
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) MVC
2 7 (26.92%) MVVM
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) OOP
4 4 (15.38%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) Build Automation
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) SOA
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) OOD
6 2 (7.69%) Android Development
6 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.85%) 3D Visualisation
7 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.85%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 5 (19.23%) C++
6 4 (15.38%) PHP
7 3 (11.54%) C
7 3 (11.54%) XAML
8 2 (7.69%) Python
9 1 (3.85%) ActionScript
9 1 (3.85%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Telerik
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) Siemens
3 1 (3.85%) Infragistics
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