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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 38 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 181 190 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.65% 5.38% 4.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 5.57% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 170 175 128
Average salary £36,750 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
3057 3411 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.44% 96.55% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2543 2815 2510
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,920
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 +17 75 £34,750 -9.74% 6
Leicestershire +9 42 £40,000 -7.51% 3
Derbyshire +13 28 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Northamptonshire -13 27 £35,500 -5.33% 4
Lincolnshire +5 4 £38,000 +16.92% 3
Rutland - 1 £21,000 -
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 266 (77.33%) C#
2 256 (74.42%) .NET
3 189 (54.94%) JavaScript
4 187 (54.36%) HTML
5 172 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 152 (44.19%) CSS
7 149 (43.31%) SQL
8 146 (42.44%) ASP.NET
9 109 (31.69%) jQuery
10 98 (28.49%) MVC
11 92 (26.74%) XML
12 91 (26.45%) C++
13 90 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
14 88 (25.58%) Degree
15 86 (25.00%) Microsoft
16 66 (19.19%) T-SQL
17 60 (17.44%) Windows
17 60 (17.44%) Ajax
17 60 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
18 54 (15.70%) WCF
18 54 (15.70%) Java
19 53 (15.41%) .NET Framework
20 51 (14.83%) Software Engineering
21 50 (14.53%) PHP
22 49 (14.24%) Computer Science
23 47 (13.66%) Linux
24 46 (13.37%) WPF
25 45 (13.08%) Finance
25 45 (13.08%) HTML5
26 43 (12.50%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (6.40%) SharePoint
2 21 (6.10%) IIS
3 11 (3.20%) Apache
4 10 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.16%) JBoss
6 3 (0.87%) DNN
6 3 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.58%) CMS
7 2 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.58%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.58%) Node.js
8 1 (0.29%) Lync
8 1 (0.29%) Drupal
8 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.29%) WordPress
8 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (2.91%) MS Excel
1 10 (2.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.49%) SaaS
2 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.23%) LDAP
2 13 (3.78%) Intranet
3 6 (1.74%) VoIP
4 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.58%) WAN
4 2 (0.58%) CTI
4 2 (0.58%) RTP
5 1 (0.29%) Internet
5 1 (0.29%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.49%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.74%) MySQL
8 6 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.58%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.58%) Big Data
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (10.17%) Visual Studio
2 28 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.36%) Subversion
4 12 (3.49%) CruiseControl
5 8 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.03%) NUnit
6 7 (2.03%) JUnit
7 5 (1.45%) MSBuild
7 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Blend
7 5 (1.45%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.58%) Hudson
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.29%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.29%) Mocha
9 1 (0.29%) JIRA
9 1 (0.29%) Selenium
9 1 (0.29%) Maven
General
1 45 (13.08%) Finance
2 20 (5.81%) Marketing
3 19 (5.52%) Games
4 9 (2.62%) Retail
4 9 (2.62%) Electronics
4 9 (2.62%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.45%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.16%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.16%) Automotive
7 2 (0.58%) Front Office
7 2 (0.58%) Local Government
7 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (74.42%) .NET
2 187 (54.36%) HTML
3 152 (44.19%) CSS
4 146 (42.44%) ASP.NET
5 109 (31.69%) jQuery
6 92 (26.74%) XML
7 60 (17.44%) Ajax
7 60 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 54 (15.70%) WCF
9 53 (15.41%) .NET Framework
10 46 (13.37%) WPF
11 45 (13.08%) HTML5
12 43 (12.50%) Web Services
13 35 (10.17%) WinForms
14 32 (9.30%) Silverlight
15 28 (8.14%) LINQ
16 27 (7.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 23 (6.69%) XSD
18 21 (6.10%) XSLT
18 21 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.24%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.72%) Mathematics
3 28 (8.14%) Mobile App
4 18 (5.23%) PKI
4 18 (5.23%) Smartcard
4 18 (5.23%) Blackberry
5 16 (4.65%) Open Source
6 11 (3.20%) N-Tier
7 8 (2.33%) Physics
7 8 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.74%) User Experience
8 6 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.45%) MPEG
9 5 (1.45%) EPoS
10 3 (0.87%) Telematics
10 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.58%) Social Network
11 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.58%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 60 (17.44%) Windows
2 47 (13.66%) Linux
3 33 (9.59%) Android
4 32 (9.30%) UNIX
5 29 (8.43%) Apple iOS
6 18 (5.23%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (28.49%) MVC
2 90 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (14.83%) Software Engineering
4 39 (11.34%) OO
4 39 (11.34%) Scrum
5 38 (11.05%) Web Development
6 35 (10.17%) Unit Testing
7 30 (8.72%) Mentoring
8 26 (7.56%) TDD
9 24 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (5.81%) OOP
10 20 (5.81%) Validation
11 18 (5.23%) Cyber Security
12 15 (4.36%) E-Commerce
13 14 (4.07%) B2B
13 14 (4.07%) Workflow
14 13 (3.78%) Android Development
15 10 (2.91%) Business Analysis
15 10 (2.91%) Multithreading
16 8 (2.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 266 (77.33%) C#
2 189 (54.94%) JavaScript
3 149 (43.31%) SQL
4 91 (26.45%) C++
5 66 (19.19%) T-SQL
6 54 (15.70%) Java
7 50 (14.53%) PHP
8 30 (8.72%) VB.NET
8 30 (8.72%) C
9 22 (6.40%) VB
10 17 (4.94%) Shell Script
11 15 (4.36%) Python
12 9 (2.62%) Groovy
12 9 (2.62%) XPath
13 8 (2.33%) XAML
14 7 (2.03%) Scala
14 7 (2.03%) Lua
15 4 (1.16%) VB6
16 3 (0.87%) VBA
16 3 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (25.58%) Degree
2 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.03%) PhD
4 3 (0.87%) MCP
5 2 (0.58%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.20%) SLA
2 9 (2.62%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.16%) QA
4 3 (0.87%) TickIT
5 1 (0.29%) HL7
5 1 (0.29%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 86 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (10.76%) Oracle
3 5 (1.45%) AccuRev
4 3 (0.87%) Zend
4 3 (0.87%) Telerik
5 2 (0.58%) Facebook
5 2 (0.58%) Twitter
6 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.29%) VMware
6 1 (0.29%) Google
6 1 (0.29%) Siebel
6 1 (0.29%) Remedy
6 1 (0.29%) Sage
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
Aston Carter
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby
Integra People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Loughborough
Integra People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + strong beneftis
Posted: 11 days ago
Northampton
Altura
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago