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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 48 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 175 187 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.85% 4.72% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 4.95% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 158 169 113
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +29.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
3472 3779 3044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.15% 95.48% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2858 3119 2601
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +16 70 £44,000 +3.52% 12
Derbyshire +15 39 £37,500 -12.79% 7
Leicestershire +1 36 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Northamptonshire -17 20 £38,500 +2.66% 4
Lincolnshire 0 9 £32,500 -1.51% 5
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 289 (80.50%) C#
2 267 (74.37%) .NET
3 208 (57.94%) SQL Server
4 202 (56.27%) JavaScript
5 194 (54.04%) HTML
6 178 (49.58%) CSS
7 169 (47.08%) SQL
8 163 (45.40%) ASP.NET
9 128 (35.65%) MVC
10 122 (33.98%) jQuery
11 118 (32.87%) Microsoft
12 89 (24.79%) T-SQL
13 87 (24.23%) XML
13 87 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
14 85 (23.68%) .NET Framework
15 84 (23.40%) Web Services
16 74 (20.61%) Ajax
16 74 (20.61%) ASP.NET MVC
17 68 (18.94%) Degree
18 66 (18.38%) C++
19 54 (15.04%) SQL Server 2008
19 54 (15.04%) Software Engineering
20 52 (14.48%) SOAP
21 51 (14.21%) WCF
22 49 (13.65%) SQL Server 2005
23 47 (13.09%) Java
24 46 (12.81%) Entity Framework
24 46 (12.81%) SQL Server 2012
25 43 (11.98%) XHTML
25 43 (11.98%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (6.69%) IIS
2 15 (4.18%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.95%) Apache
4 4 (1.11%) DNN
5 3 (0.84%) Node.js
5 3 (0.84%) JBoss
5 3 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.28%) CMS
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.67%) SaaS
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.51%) LDAP
2 8 (2.23%) VoIP
3 7 (1.95%) WAN
4 6 (1.67%) RTP
5 5 (1.39%) Intranet
6 3 (0.84%) Skype
6 3 (0.84%) CTI
7 2 (0.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (57.94%) SQL Server
2 54 (15.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (13.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 46 (12.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.06%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.95%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.95%) MySQL
7 6 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.11%) DB2
9 3 (0.84%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.28%) Big Data
11 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.28%) MS Access
11 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (8.64%) Visual Studio
3 23 (6.41%) Subversion
4 14 (3.90%) CruiseControl
5 11 (3.06%) JUnit
6 9 (2.51%) NUnit
6 9 (2.51%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.67%) MSTest
7 6 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (1.39%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.11%) MSBuild
9 4 (1.11%) AccuRev
10 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Blend
10 3 (0.84%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.28%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.28%) Hudson
11 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.28%) Maven
11 1 (0.28%) JIRA
11 1 (0.28%) ReSharper
General
1 31 (8.64%) Finance
2 26 (7.24%) Marketing
3 9 (2.51%) Financial Institution
3 9 (2.51%) Back Office
4 8 (2.23%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.23%) Retail
5 7 (1.95%) Automotive
6 5 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.39%) Electronics
6 5 (1.39%) Games
7 4 (1.11%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.11%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.28%) Local Government
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (74.37%) .NET
2 194 (54.04%) HTML
3 178 (49.58%) CSS
4 163 (45.40%) ASP.NET
5 122 (33.98%) jQuery
6 87 (24.23%) XML
7 85 (23.68%) .NET Framework
8 84 (23.40%) Web Services
9 74 (20.61%) Ajax
9 74 (20.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 52 (14.48%) SOAP
11 51 (14.21%) WCF
12 46 (12.81%) Entity Framework
13 43 (11.98%) XHTML
14 42 (11.70%) XSLT
15 41 (11.42%) XSD
16 40 (11.14%) WinForms
17 33 (9.19%) LINQ
18 31 (8.64%) WPF
19 27 (7.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.91%) Computer Science
2 26 (7.24%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.46%) N-Tier
4 14 (3.90%) Open Source
5 13 (3.62%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.51%) Credit Risk
6 9 (2.51%) Smartcard
6 9 (2.51%) Blackberry
6 9 (2.51%) PKI
7 8 (2.23%) Telematics
7 8 (2.23%) User Experience
8 7 (1.95%) Mobile Computing
9 6 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.39%) EPoS
10 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.11%) MPEG
12 2 (0.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (0.56%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.19%) Windows
2 30 (8.36%) Linux
3 26 (7.24%) UNIX
4 25 (6.96%) Android
5 17 (4.74%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.51%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (35.65%) MVC
2 87 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (15.04%) Software Engineering
4 43 (11.98%) Unit Testing
5 41 (11.42%) OO
6 40 (11.14%) Scrum
7 39 (10.86%) Mentoring
8 38 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (10.58%) TDD
9 27 (7.52%) OOP
10 16 (4.46%) Web Development
11 13 (3.62%) Validation
11 13 (3.62%) B2B
11 13 (3.62%) MVVM
12 12 (3.34%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (3.06%) Android Development
14 10 (2.79%) Web Design
15 9 (2.51%) Business Analysis
15 9 (2.51%) E-Commerce
15 9 (2.51%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 289 (80.50%) C#
2 202 (56.27%) JavaScript
3 169 (47.08%) SQL
4 89 (24.79%) T-SQL
5 66 (18.38%) C++
6 47 (13.09%) Java
7 39 (10.86%) PHP
8 28 (7.80%) VB.NET
9 20 (5.57%) C
9 20 (5.57%) VB
10 11 (3.06%) Python
11 9 (2.51%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.95%) Lua
12 7 (1.95%) Groovy
12 7 (1.95%) Scala
13 6 (1.67%) VB6
14 4 (1.11%) XPath
14 4 (1.11%) XAML
15 3 (0.84%) VBA
15 3 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 68 (18.94%) Degree
2 9 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.84%) MCP
4 2 (0.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.18%) ISO 9001
2 8 (2.23%) TickIT
3 7 (1.95%) QA
4 1 (0.28%) HL7
4 1 (0.28%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) Firmware
2 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 118 (32.87%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.91%) Oracle
3 4 (1.11%) Remedy
3 4 (1.11%) Google
3 4 (1.11%) Twitter
4 2 (0.56%) Zend
5 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.28%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.28%) VMware
5 1 (0.28%) Telerik
5 1 (0.28%) Sage
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