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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 43 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 22 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.75% 3.93% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 4.08% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 16
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £30,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Software Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
572 490 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 97.44% 96.27% 93.30%
Number of salaries quoted 471 373 314
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,001 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -2 10 £27,500 -23.61% 1
Chesterfield -4 4 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Swadlincote - 2 £40,000 -
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 53 (88.33%) C#
2 46 (76.67%) .NET
3 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
4 31 (51.67%) JavaScript
5 28 (46.67%) Web Services
6 27 (45.00%) SQL
7 26 (43.33%) MVC
8 25 (41.67%) HTML
9 23 (38.33%) CSS
10 21 (35.00%) jQuery
11 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET
11 19 (31.67%) XML
12 17 (28.33%) SOAP
13 14 (23.33%) JSON
14 13 (21.67%) OO
14 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
14 13 (21.67%) Ajax
15 12 (20.00%) WinForms
15 12 (20.00%) N-Tier
15 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
16 11 (18.33%) REST
16 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
16 11 (18.33%) Java
16 11 (18.33%) VB.NET
17 10 (16.67%) Oracle
17 10 (16.67%) VB
17 10 (16.67%) Back Office
17 10 (16.67%) Degree
17 10 (16.67%) Mentoring
18 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 6 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) Node.js
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.33%) Subversion
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.67%) Sublime Text
4 1 (1.67%) PhpStorm
General
1 10 (16.67%) Back Office
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (76.67%) .NET
2 28 (46.67%) Web Services
3 25 (41.67%) HTML
4 23 (38.33%) CSS
5 21 (35.00%) jQuery
6 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET
6 19 (31.67%) XML
7 17 (28.33%) SOAP
8 14 (23.33%) JSON
9 13 (21.67%) Ajax
10 12 (20.00%) WinForms
11 11 (18.33%) REST
12 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (13.33%) HTML5
14 6 (10.00%) HTML5 Canvas
14 6 (10.00%) WCF
14 6 (10.00%) XHTML
15 5 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 2 (3.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Android
2 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) MVC
2 13 (21.67%) OO
2 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (11.67%) OOP
5 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.67%) Refactoring
6 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Scrum
8 2 (3.33%) Validation
8 2 (3.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (1.67%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.67%) Web Development
9 1 (1.67%) API Development
9 1 (1.67%) CRM
9 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (88.33%) C#
2 31 (51.67%) JavaScript
3 27 (45.00%) SQL
4 11 (18.33%) Java
4 11 (18.33%) VB.NET
5 10 (16.67%) VB
6 8 (13.33%) C++
7 5 (8.33%) C
7 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.33%) PHP
8 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.67%) XAML
9 1 (1.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (1.67%) Zend
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