The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 56 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 157 123 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.19% 3.86% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.34% 4.04% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 148 100 128
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3617 3042 3276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.50% 95.54% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3021 2589 2838
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,775 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Leicestershire +7 52 £40,000 - 3
Nottinghamshire +15 51 £35,000 +12.90% 7
Northamptonshire -19 22 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Derbyshire -9 20 £37,500 +22.95% 2
Lincolnshire +22 12 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 277 (82.93%) C#
2 256 (76.65%) .NET
3 178 (53.29%) SQL Server
4 130 (38.92%) HTML
5 121 (36.23%) ASP.NET
6 117 (35.03%) JavaScript
7 109 (32.63%) SQL
8 103 (30.84%) XML
9 99 (29.64%) MVC
10 97 (29.04%) CSS
11 92 (27.54%) Windows
12 86 (25.75%) jQuery
13 83 (24.85%) Microsoft
14 75 (22.46%) C++
15 72 (21.56%) Computer Science
16 71 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
17 63 (18.86%) Degree
17 63 (18.86%) ASP.NET MVC
18 61 (18.26%) Mathematics
19 58 (17.37%) Visual Studio
20 56 (16.77%) WCF
21 55 (16.47%) Ajax
22 54 (16.17%) WPF
22 54 (16.17%) T-SQL
23 53 (15.87%) Web Development
24 52 (15.57%) Oracle
24 52 (15.57%) Web Services
25 50 (14.97%) Java
25 50 (14.97%) Software Engineering
26 49 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 14 (4.19%) CMS
1 14 (4.19%) DNN
2 6 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.20%) Apache
5 3 (0.90%) Node.js
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.30%) Lync
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.60%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.99%) SaaS
2 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.60%) Office 365
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.30%) GitHub
3 1 (0.30%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.78%) LDAP
2 10 (2.99%) Intranet
3 9 (2.69%) Internet
4 3 (0.90%) VoIP
5 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.60%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.30%) Extranet
6 1 (0.30%) HTTP
6 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (53.29%) SQL Server
2 49 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (13.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (8.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (5.99%) MySQL
6 14 (4.19%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.60%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.30%) Firebird
11 1 (0.30%) Informix
Development Applications
1 58 (17.37%) Visual Studio
2 32 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (1.50%) Subversion
4 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Blend
4 5 (1.50%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.20%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (0.90%) MSTest
6 3 (0.90%) Moq
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.60%) JIRA
7 2 (0.60%) NUnit
7 2 (0.60%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.60%) Hudson
8 1 (0.30%) Maven
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 37 (11.08%) Finance
2 26 (7.78%) Games
3 18 (5.39%) Marketing
4 10 (2.99%) Retail
5 9 (2.69%) Automotive
6 6 (1.80%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.50%) Advertising
7 5 (1.50%) Electronics
8 4 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.60%) Back Office
10 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.30%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (76.65%) .NET
2 130 (38.92%) HTML
3 121 (36.23%) ASP.NET
4 103 (30.84%) XML
5 97 (29.04%) CSS
6 86 (25.75%) jQuery
7 63 (18.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 56 (16.77%) WCF
9 55 (16.47%) Ajax
10 54 (16.17%) WPF
11 52 (15.57%) Web Services
12 49 (14.67%) HTML5
13 48 (14.37%) .NET Framework
14 42 (12.57%) SOAP
15 39 (11.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 35 (10.48%) XHTML
17 30 (8.98%) CSS3
18 29 (8.68%) LINQ
19 27 (8.08%) XSD
20 25 (7.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 72 (21.56%) Computer Science
2 61 (18.26%) Mathematics
3 26 (7.78%) Smartcard
3 26 (7.78%) Blackberry
3 26 (7.78%) PKI
4 18 (5.39%) Open Source
5 16 (4.79%) Physics
6 8 (2.40%) NHS
6 8 (2.40%) SystemC
7 7 (2.10%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.10%) 3D Graphics
8 6 (1.80%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.50%) iPhone
9 5 (1.50%) W3C
10 4 (1.20%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.60%) EPoS
12 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.60%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 92 (27.54%) Windows
2 34 (10.18%) Android
3 29 (8.68%) Apple iOS
4 26 (7.78%) BlackBerry OS
5 24 (7.19%) Linux
6 13 (3.89%) UNIX
7 3 (0.90%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (29.64%) MVC
2 71 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (15.87%) Web Development
4 50 (14.97%) Software Engineering
5 46 (13.77%) OO
6 28 (8.38%) MVVM
7 26 (7.78%) Cyber Security
8 24 (7.19%) TDD
9 21 (6.29%) Scrum
9 21 (6.29%) OOP
9 21 (6.29%) E-Commerce
10 17 (5.09%) OOD
11 16 (4.79%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (4.19%) Web Design
12 14 (4.19%) Unit Testing
13 13 (3.89%) SOA
14 10 (2.99%) Project Management
14 10 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (2.69%) UML
16 8 (2.40%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 277 (82.93%) C#
2 117 (35.03%) JavaScript
3 109 (32.63%) SQL
4 75 (22.46%) C++
5 54 (16.17%) T-SQL
6 50 (14.97%) Java
7 30 (8.98%) C
8 29 (8.68%) PHP
9 18 (5.39%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.69%) VB
11 8 (2.40%) Python
12 7 (2.10%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.50%) XAML
14 4 (1.20%) Perl
14 4 (1.20%) VB6
15 3 (0.90%) PHP5
16 2 (0.60%) Smalltalk
16 2 (0.60%) VBScript
16 2 (0.60%) COBOL
16 2 (0.60%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 63 (18.86%) Degree
2 16 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (4.49%) PhD
4 4 (1.20%) MCP
5 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) MCPD
6 2 (0.60%) MCTS
7 1 (0.30%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.30%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.10%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.80%) TickIT
3 4 (1.20%) HL7
3 4 (1.20%) QA
4 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 83 (24.85%) Microsoft
2 52 (15.57%) Oracle
3 10 (2.99%) SAP
4 4 (1.20%) Zend
5 3 (0.90%) Twitter
5 3 (0.90%) Telerik
5 3 (0.90%) JBoss
6 2 (0.60%) Micro Focus
6 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.60%) IBM
6 2 (0.60%) BMC
7 1 (0.30%) Facebook
7 1 (0.30%) Siemens
7 1 (0.30%) Adobe
7 1 (0.30%) Sun
7 1 (0.30%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.30%) Remedy
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £34,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + 25 days + Flexihour
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Learn Dynamics NAV
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicester
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Learn SharePoint
Posted: 23 days ago