The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 51 46 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 156 195 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.61% 5.22% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 5.47% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 140 176 109
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £50,000 £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3252 3566 2911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.18% 95.37% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2946 2510
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 the East Midlands

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Software Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Software Developer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Nottinghamshire +9 64 £42,500 - 13
Leicestershire 0 35 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Derbyshire +6 34 £37,500 -12.79% 5
Northamptonshire -21 16 £37,500 +3.44% 3
Lincolnshire -4 7 £37,000 +13.84% 5
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 282 (81.03%) C#
2 258 (74.14%) .NET
3 200 (57.47%) JavaScript
4 193 (55.46%) HTML
5 191 (54.89%) SQL Server
6 171 (49.14%) CSS
7 156 (44.83%) ASP.NET
8 155 (44.54%) SQL
9 119 (34.20%) MVC
10 116 (33.33%) jQuery
11 104 (29.89%) Microsoft
12 85 (24.43%) XML
12 85 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
13 82 (23.56%) T-SQL
14 76 (21.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 75 (21.55%) C++
16 74 (21.26%) Degree
17 73 (20.98%) .NET Framework
18 71 (20.40%) Ajax
19 66 (18.97%) Web Services
20 53 (15.23%) WCF
21 50 (14.37%) Software Engineering
22 47 (13.51%) Java
22 47 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
23 46 (13.22%) Unit Testing
24 44 (12.64%) PHP
25 41 (11.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 40 (11.49%) SOAP
26 40 (11.49%) SQL Server 2005
27 39 (11.21%) Scrum

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (6.61%) IIS
2 18 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.01%) Apache
4 5 (1.44%) DNN
5 3 (0.86%) Node.js
5 3 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.57%) CMS
6 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.29%) Drupal
7 1 (0.29%) WordPress
7 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (2.59%) MS Office
1 9 (2.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.87%) SaaS
2 8 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.45%) LDAP
2 8 (2.30%) VoIP
2 8 (2.30%) Intranet
3 7 (2.01%) WAN
4 6 (1.72%) RTP
5 3 (0.86%) CTI
6 2 (0.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (54.89%) SQL Server
2 47 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (11.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 38 (10.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.59%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.30%) MySQL
8 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.57%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.29%) Big Data
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.29%) DB2
10 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 34 (9.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (8.91%) Visual Studio
3 22 (6.32%) Subversion
4 14 (4.02%) CruiseControl
5 9 (2.59%) NUnit
6 7 (2.01%) JUnit
7 5 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (1.44%) MSTest
7 5 (1.44%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.15%) MSBuild
8 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Blend
8 4 (1.15%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.15%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.29%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.29%) Hudson
9 1 (0.29%) Maven
9 1 (0.29%) JIRA
9 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.29%) Sublime Text
General
1 35 (10.06%) Finance
2 22 (6.32%) Marketing
3 9 (2.59%) Financial Institution
4 8 (2.30%) Games
4 8 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.01%) Electronics
6 6 (1.72%) Back Office
6 6 (1.72%) Automotive
6 6 (1.72%) Retail
7 5 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.15%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.15%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.57%) Local Government
9 2 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (74.14%) .NET
2 193 (55.46%) HTML
3 171 (49.14%) CSS
4 156 (44.83%) ASP.NET
5 116 (33.33%) jQuery
6 85 (24.43%) XML
7 76 (21.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 73 (20.98%) .NET Framework
9 71 (20.40%) Ajax
10 66 (18.97%) Web Services
11 53 (15.23%) WCF
12 41 (11.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 40 (11.49%) SOAP
14 38 (10.92%) WinForms
15 36 (10.34%) WPF
16 35 (10.06%) XSD
17 34 (9.77%) XSLT
17 34 (9.77%) XHTML
18 31 (8.91%) LINQ
19 28 (8.05%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.77%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.76%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.17%) Mathematics
4 15 (4.31%) Open Source
4 15 (4.31%) N-Tier
5 12 (3.45%) Smartcard
5 12 (3.45%) Blackberry
5 12 (3.45%) PKI
5 12 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.30%) User Experience
6 8 (2.30%) Telematics
7 7 (2.01%) Mobile Computing
7 7 (2.01%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.44%) EPoS
10 4 (1.15%) MPEG
11 3 (0.86%) Physics
12 2 (0.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (0.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.92%) Windows
2 35 (10.06%) Linux
3 29 (8.33%) Android
4 26 (7.47%) UNIX
5 22 (6.32%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.45%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (34.20%) MVC
2 85 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (14.37%) Software Engineering
4 46 (13.22%) Unit Testing
5 39 (11.21%) Scrum
6 37 (10.63%) Mentoring
7 36 (10.34%) OO
8 34 (9.77%) TDD
9 33 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (6.61%) OOP
11 22 (6.32%) Web Development
12 16 (4.60%) Validation
13 12 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (3.45%) B2B
13 12 (3.45%) Cyber Security
14 11 (3.16%) Android Development
14 11 (3.16%) MVVM
15 10 (2.87%) E-Commerce
16 9 (2.59%) Web Design
16 9 (2.59%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 282 (81.03%) C#
2 200 (57.47%) JavaScript
3 155 (44.54%) SQL
4 82 (23.56%) T-SQL
5 75 (21.55%) C++
6 47 (13.51%) Java
7 44 (12.64%) PHP
8 25 (7.18%) C
9 23 (6.61%) VB.NET
10 18 (5.17%) VB
11 13 (3.74%) Python
12 12 (3.45%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.30%) XAML
14 7 (2.01%) Lua
14 7 (2.01%) Groovy
14 7 (2.01%) Scala
15 6 (1.72%) XPath
16 5 (1.44%) VB6
17 4 (1.15%) Perl
18 3 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (21.26%) Degree
2 9 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.86%) MCP
4 2 (0.57%) PhD
4 2 (0.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.31%) ISO 9001
2 8 (2.30%) TickIT
3 7 (2.01%) QA
4 3 (0.86%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) HL7
5 1 (0.29%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (0.57%) Firmware
2 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 104 (29.89%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.77%) Oracle
3 4 (1.15%) Twitter
3 4 (1.15%) Google
4 3 (0.86%) Zend
5 2 (0.57%) Remedy
6 1 (0.29%) VMware
6 1 (0.29%) Telerik
6 1 (0.29%) Sage
6 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: salary to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Gala Leisure (Gala Bingo)
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + flexi working etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
Aston Carter
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £46,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
High Peak, Derbyshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £37000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT MOB
Salary: £25000 Per Annum +Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance etc)
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus amazing benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Matlock
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago