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 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 42 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 26 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.16% 3.62% 4.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.34% 3.77% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 17
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
599 451 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 95.84% 96.16% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 478 340 294
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 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 31 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 +3 15 £32,000 -17.94% 1
Chesterfield -5 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Swadlincote - 2 £40,000 -
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 48 (80.00%) .NET
3 40 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 28 (46.67%) HTML
6 27 (45.00%) Web Services
6 27 (45.00%) MVC
7 26 (43.33%) SQL
8 23 (38.33%) CSS
9 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
9 22 (36.67%) jQuery
10 20 (33.33%) XML
11 16 (26.67%) Ajax
12 15 (25.00%) SOAP
13 14 (23.33%) JSON
14 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
14 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
14 13 (21.67%) OO
15 12 (20.00%) VB.NET
15 12 (20.00%) HTML5
16 10 (16.67%) Degree
16 10 (16.67%) Oracle
16 10 (16.67%) Java
16 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 9 (15.00%) N-Tier
18 8 (13.33%) WinForms
18 8 (13.33%) OOP
18 8 (13.33%) WCF
18 8 (13.33%) REST
18 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) Node.js
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.00%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.00%) Subversion
3 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Selenium
4 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.67%) Sublime Text
4 1 (1.67%) PhpStorm
General
1 7 (11.67%) Back Office
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 5 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (80.00%) .NET
2 28 (46.67%) HTML
3 27 (45.00%) Web Services
4 23 (38.33%) CSS
5 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
5 22 (36.67%) jQuery
6 20 (33.33%) XML
7 16 (26.67%) Ajax
8 15 (25.00%) SOAP
9 14 (23.33%) JSON
10 12 (20.00%) HTML5
11 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (13.33%) REST
11 8 (13.33%) WCF
11 8 (13.33%) WinForms
12 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (10.00%) HTML5 Canvas
13 6 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (10.00%) XHTML
14 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.00%) N-Tier
3 6 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) MVC
2 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (21.67%) OO
3 8 (13.33%) OOP
4 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.67%) Refactoring
6 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (3.33%) Validation
7 2 (3.33%) Scrum
8 1 (1.67%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.67%) Web Development
8 1 (1.67%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (1.67%) TDD
8 1 (1.67%) Pair Programming
8 1 (1.67%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 53 (88.33%) C#
2 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (43.33%) SQL
4 12 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 10 (16.67%) Java
6 7 (11.67%) C++
6 7 (11.67%) VB
7 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.67%) C
9 2 (3.33%) PHP
10 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.67%) XAML
10 1 (1.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (1.67%) Zend
3 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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