The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dudley region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 5 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 17.24% 4.35% 8.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.24% 4.76% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £36,500 £46,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.65% +67.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
29 21 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 100.00% 91.30% 93.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 52
Average salary £35,000 £18,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -37.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £17,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Dudley

Software Developer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) OpenEdge
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 (20.00%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft