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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 33 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 24 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.03% 5.41% 11.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 5.66% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 41
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
392 442 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 98.49% 95.67% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 346 352 310
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £79,500 £63,250
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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 -5 17 £40,250 +11.03% 1
Chesterfield -1 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Matlock - 2 £22,500 -
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 38 (90.48%) C#
2 30 (71.43%) .NET
3 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 27 (64.29%) MVC
4 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 19 (45.24%) HTML
6 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (38.10%) jQuery
8 14 (33.33%) SQL
9 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
10 12 (28.57%) CSS
11 11 (26.19%) Web Services
11 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
11 11 (26.19%) C++
11 11 (26.19%) Scrum
12 10 (23.81%) HTML5
12 10 (23.81%) WPF
13 9 (21.43%) WCF
13 9 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (19.05%) Windows
14 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (16.67%) Linux
15 7 (16.67%) XML
15 7 (16.67%) Games
15 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
16 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (14.29%) WinForms
16 6 (14.29%) OO

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 1 (2.38%) JBoss
1 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) VoIP
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) Intranet
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
1 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (16.67%) Games
2 4 (9.52%) Electronics
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Local Government
5 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) .NET
2 19 (45.24%) HTML
3 16 (38.10%) jQuery
4 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
5 12 (28.57%) CSS
6 11 (26.19%) Web Services
7 10 (23.81%) HTML5
7 10 (23.81%) WPF
8 9 (21.43%) WCF
8 9 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (16.67%) XML
11 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (14.29%) WinForms
11 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 5 (11.90%) .NET Remoting
12 5 (11.90%) WF
12 5 (11.90%) Silverlight
12 5 (11.90%) REST
12 5 (11.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Animation
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.38%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.14%) Android
4 2 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) MVC
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Scrum
4 6 (14.29%) OO
5 5 (11.90%) Multithreading
5 5 (11.90%) OOP
5 5 (11.90%) Workflow
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.52%) MVVM
6 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.14%) TDD
7 3 (7.14%) SOA
7 3 (7.14%) Build Automation
8 2 (4.76%) Android Development
8 2 (4.76%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.76%) OOD
8 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.76%) Web Development
9 1 (2.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) C#
2 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 14 (33.33%) SQL
4 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
4 11 (26.19%) C++
5 6 (14.29%) Java
6 5 (11.90%) XPath
6 5 (11.90%) C
7 3 (7.14%) PHP
8 2 (4.76%) Python
9 1 (2.38%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (2.38%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Telerik
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe
2 1 (2.38%) Siemens
2 1 (2.38%) Remedy
2 1 (2.38%) Infragistics