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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 37 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 192 195 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.55% 5.41% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.85% 5.58% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 176 186 127
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,000
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
3284 3496 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.86% 97.00% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2769 2891 2600
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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
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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 +23 87 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Leicestershire -2 35 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Northamptonshire -14 35 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Derbyshire +24 32 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Lincolnshire +11 2 £32,500 -13.33%
Rutland - 1 £21,000 -
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 251 (74.26%) C#
2 238 (70.41%) .NET
3 182 (53.85%) HTML
4 176 (52.07%) JavaScript
5 153 (45.27%) SQL Server
6 145 (42.90%) CSS
7 131 (38.76%) SQL
8 127 (37.57%) ASP.NET
9 101 (29.88%) jQuery
10 98 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
11 97 (28.70%) C++
11 97 (28.70%) XML
12 91 (26.92%) MVC
13 86 (25.44%) Degree
14 74 (21.89%) Microsoft
15 65 (19.23%) Windows
16 60 (17.75%) PHP
17 58 (17.16%) Computer Science
18 57 (16.86%) ASP.NET MVC
19 54 (15.98%) HTML5
19 54 (15.98%) Ajax
19 54 (15.98%) Linux
20 53 (15.68%) Java
20 53 (15.68%) Software Engineering
21 51 (15.09%) WCF
22 50 (14.79%) T-SQL
23 48 (14.20%) WPF
24 47 (13.91%) OO
24 47 (13.91%) Finance
25 45 (13.31%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 19 (5.62%) IIS
1 19 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.14%) Apache
3 10 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (2.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.18%) JBoss
5 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.59%) CMS
5 2 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.59%) DNN
5 2 (0.59%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.30%) WordPress
6 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.30%) Drupal
6 1 (0.30%) Lync
6 1 (0.30%) Node.js
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.07%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Magento
2 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.73%) SaaS
2 2 (0.59%) Office 365
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.92%) LDAP
2 17 (5.03%) Intranet
3 3 (0.89%) VoIP
3 3 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.59%) Internet
5 1 (0.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (45.27%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (7.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (6.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (5.03%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.55%) MySQL
6 12 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.89%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.59%) Big Data
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.30%) Informix
10 1 (0.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 40 (11.83%) Visual Studio
2 28 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.25%) Subversion
4 7 (2.07%) JUnit
5 6 (1.78%) CruiseControl
5 6 (1.78%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.78%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.48%) Microsoft Blend
7 4 (1.18%) Hudson
7 4 (1.18%) MSBuild
7 4 (1.18%) NUnit
8 2 (0.59%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.59%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.30%) Mocha
9 1 (0.30%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.30%) Maven
9 1 (0.30%) JIRA
9 1 (0.30%) Selenium
9 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (13.91%) Finance
2 24 (7.10%) Games
3 23 (6.80%) Marketing
4 9 (2.66%) Retail
5 7 (2.07%) Automotive
5 7 (2.07%) Electronics
5 7 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.18%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.89%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.59%) Front Office
8 2 (0.59%) Local Government
9 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.30%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (70.41%) .NET
2 182 (53.85%) HTML
3 145 (42.90%) CSS
4 127 (37.57%) ASP.NET
5 101 (29.88%) jQuery
6 97 (28.70%) XML
7 57 (16.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 54 (15.98%) HTML5
8 54 (15.98%) Ajax
9 51 (15.09%) WCF
10 48 (14.20%) WPF
11 45 (13.31%) .NET Framework
12 38 (11.24%) Web Services
13 33 (9.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 31 (9.17%) WinForms
15 28 (8.28%) LINQ
16 26 (7.69%) Silverlight
17 24 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 23 (6.80%) CSS3
19 20 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 58 (17.16%) Computer Science
2 37 (10.95%) Mathematics
3 26 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 20 (5.92%) PKI
4 20 (5.92%) Smartcard
4 20 (5.92%) Blackberry
5 16 (4.73%) Open Source
6 11 (3.25%) N-Tier
7 10 (2.96%) Physics
8 8 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.48%) EPoS
10 4 (1.18%) MPEG
10 4 (1.18%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.18%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.89%) User Experience
12 2 (0.59%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.59%) Social Network
13 1 (0.30%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 65 (19.23%) Windows
2 54 (15.98%) Linux
3 36 (10.65%) UNIX
4 33 (9.76%) Apple iOS
5 32 (9.47%) Android
6 20 (5.92%) BlackBerry OS
7 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.59%) Solaris
9 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (26.92%) MVC
3 53 (15.68%) Software Engineering
4 47 (13.91%) OO
5 40 (11.83%) Web Development
6 32 (9.47%) Mentoring
7 30 (8.88%) Scrum
8 26 (7.69%) OOP
9 25 (7.40%) Unit Testing
10 23 (6.80%) Validation
11 20 (5.92%) Cyber Security
12 19 (5.62%) TDD
12 19 (5.62%) E-Commerce
13 15 (4.44%) Workflow
13 15 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (4.14%) B2B
15 10 (2.96%) Business Analysis
16 9 (2.66%) UML
16 9 (2.66%) Multithreading
16 9 (2.66%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 251 (74.26%) C#
2 176 (52.07%) JavaScript
3 131 (38.76%) SQL
4 97 (28.70%) C++
5 60 (17.75%) PHP
6 53 (15.68%) Java
7 50 (14.79%) T-SQL
8 32 (9.47%) C
9 28 (8.28%) VB.NET
10 19 (5.62%) VB
10 19 (5.62%) Shell Script
11 15 (4.44%) Python
12 9 (2.66%) Groovy
13 8 (2.37%) XPath
13 8 (2.37%) XAML
14 7 (2.07%) Lua
14 7 (2.07%) Scala
15 5 (1.48%) Perl
16 3 (0.89%) VBScript
16 3 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (25.44%) Degree
2 9 (2.66%) PhD
3 5 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.59%) MCTS
4 2 (0.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.25%) SLA
2 4 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.59%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) HL7
4 1 (0.30%) DICOM
4 1 (0.30%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 74 (21.89%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.83%) Oracle
3 5 (1.48%) Telerik
4 4 (1.18%) AccuRev
4 4 (1.18%) Twitter
5 3 (0.89%) Zend
6 2 (0.59%) Facebook
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.30%) Google
7 1 (0.30%) Siebel
7 1 (0.30%) Adobe
7 1 (0.30%) Siemens
7 1 (0.30%) Sage
7 1 (0.30%) Remedy
7 1 (0.30%) VMware
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago