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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 30 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 5.59% 6.79% 9.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 6.88% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 24
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
314 218 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 97.52% 98.64% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 246 192 232
Average salary £35,690 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.82% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Derby

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 39 (72.22%) C#
2 38 (70.37%) .NET
3 28 (51.85%) SQL
4 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
5 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET
5 23 (42.59%) MVC
6 19 (35.19%) HTML
7 16 (29.63%) CSS
7 16 (29.63%) jQuery
8 14 (25.93%) PHP
8 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (22.22%) Windows
10 11 (20.37%) VB.NET
10 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
10 11 (20.37%) Entity Framework
11 10 (18.52%) Web Services
12 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (16.67%) HTML5
13 8 (14.81%) WCF
13 8 (14.81%) IIS
13 8 (14.81%) Java
14 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
14 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
14 7 (12.96%) WinForms
14 7 (12.96%) WPF
14 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
14 7 (12.96%) Computer Science

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (14.81%) IIS
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
2 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) SMS
2 2 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.11%) Subversion
3 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 5 (9.26%) NUnit
4 5 (9.26%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Redmine
5 1 (1.85%) Selenium
5 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (1.85%) Advertising
1 1 (1.85%) Billing
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
1 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (70.37%) .NET
2 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET
3 19 (35.19%) HTML
4 16 (29.63%) CSS
4 16 (29.63%) jQuery
5 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
6 11 (20.37%) Entity Framework
7 10 (18.52%) Web Services
8 9 (16.67%) HTML5
9 8 (14.81%) WCF
10 7 (12.96%) JSON
10 7 (12.96%) WinForms
10 7 (12.96%) WPF
11 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (11.11%) MSMQ
12 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (9.26%) LINQ to SQL
12 5 (9.26%) XML
13 4 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.26%) IVR
3 5 (9.26%) NHS
4 3 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.85%) Physics
6 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) MVC
2 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
5 6 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 6 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 6 (11.11%) TDD
6 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.26%) Refactoring
6 5 (9.26%) Scrum
6 5 (9.26%) Web Application Development
7 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 3 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (5.56%) ITIL
8 3 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (5.56%) OO
8 3 (5.56%) SDLC
9 2 (3.70%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (72.22%) C#
2 28 (51.85%) SQL
3 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 14 (25.93%) PHP
5 11 (20.37%) VB.NET
6 8 (14.81%) Java
7 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.41%) C++
9 3 (5.56%) Python
9 3 (5.56%) Ruby
10 2 (3.70%) VB
11 1 (1.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Telerik
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Sun
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter