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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 62 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 148 131 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.01% 4.02% 4.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 4.22% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 131 114 131
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
3558 3102 3192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.42% 95.30% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2980 2657 2774
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Nottinghamshire +18 57 £38,500 +27.27% 7
Leicestershire -3 29 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire -21 26 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Derbyshire -6 21 £39,000 +11.42% 3
Lincolnshire +13 11 £35,000 +3.70%
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 241 (77.99%) C#
2 236 (76.38%) .NET
3 145 (46.93%) SQL Server
4 137 (44.34%) JavaScript
5 136 (44.01%) HTML
6 115 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
7 111 (35.92%) ASP.NET
8 107 (34.63%) SQL
9 104 (33.66%) XML
10 99 (32.04%) CSS
11 88 (28.48%) MVC
12 81 (26.21%) C++
12 81 (26.21%) jQuery
13 79 (25.57%) Windows
14 73 (23.62%) Degree
15 71 (22.98%) Computer Science
16 59 (19.09%) Microsoft
17 58 (18.77%) Mathematics
18 54 (17.48%) Web Development
18 54 (17.48%) WCF
19 52 (16.83%) ASP.NET MVC
19 52 (16.83%) HTML5
20 50 (16.18%) Software Engineering
21 49 (15.86%) Oracle
22 48 (15.53%) Java
23 46 (14.89%) Ajax
24 45 (14.56%) WPF
24 45 (14.56%) OO
25 44 (14.24%) Web Services
25 44 (14.24%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (4.53%) CMS
1 14 (4.53%) DNN
2 13 (4.21%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.59%) Apache
3 8 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.65%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.32%) Lync
6 1 (0.32%) Node.js
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.65%) MS Office
2 2 (0.65%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.27%) SaaS
2 2 (0.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.09%) LDAP
2 12 (3.88%) Intranet
3 8 (2.59%) Internet
4 5 (1.62%) VoIP
5 4 (1.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.65%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.32%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (46.93%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (8.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (5.83%) MySQL
5 15 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (4.85%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.97%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.65%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.32%) Big Data
10 1 (0.32%) Informix
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (14.24%) Visual Studio
2 25 (8.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.29%) Subversion
5 3 (0.97%) MSTest
5 3 (0.97%) Moq
5 3 (0.97%) Hudson
5 3 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.65%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.32%) Maven
7 1 (0.32%) Selenium
7 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.32%) Mocha
7 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.32%) Jasmine
General
1 40 (12.94%) Finance
2 29 (9.39%) Games
3 24 (7.77%) Marketing
4 13 (4.21%) Retail
5 10 (3.24%) Automotive
6 6 (1.94%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.65%) Front Office
8 2 (0.65%) Back Office
8 2 (0.65%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.32%) Local Government
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (76.38%) .NET
2 136 (44.01%) HTML
3 111 (35.92%) ASP.NET
4 104 (33.66%) XML
5 99 (32.04%) CSS
6 81 (26.21%) jQuery
7 54 (17.48%) WCF
8 52 (16.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (16.83%) HTML5
9 46 (14.89%) Ajax
10 45 (14.56%) WPF
11 44 (14.24%) Web Services
12 37 (11.97%) .NET Framework
13 36 (11.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 35 (11.33%) CSS3
15 27 (8.74%) LINQ
16 21 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 21 (6.80%) SOAP
17 20 (6.47%) XHTML
18 19 (6.15%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 71 (22.98%) Computer Science
2 58 (18.77%) Mathematics
3 25 (8.09%) PKI
3 25 (8.09%) Smartcard
3 25 (8.09%) Blackberry
4 20 (6.47%) Open Source
5 14 (4.53%) Physics
6 11 (3.56%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.94%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (1.62%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.62%) User Experience
9 4 (1.29%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.97%) W3C
10 3 (0.97%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.65%) EPoS
11 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.65%) Social Network
11 2 (0.65%) iPhone
11 2 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 79 (25.57%) Windows
2 33 (10.68%) Linux
2 33 (10.68%) Android
3 31 (10.03%) Apple iOS
4 25 (8.09%) BlackBerry OS
5 15 (4.85%) UNIX
6 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.65%) Solaris
8 1 (0.32%) AIX
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (28.48%) MVC
3 54 (17.48%) Web Development
4 50 (16.18%) Software Engineering
5 45 (14.56%) OO
6 32 (10.36%) Scrum
7 25 (8.09%) E-Commerce
7 25 (8.09%) Cyber Security
8 24 (7.77%) Mentoring
9 21 (6.80%) TDD
10 20 (6.47%) OOP
11 16 (5.18%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (4.85%) MVVM
13 14 (4.53%) OOD
14 13 (4.21%) Web Design
15 12 (3.88%) Workflow
15 12 (3.88%) B2B
15 12 (3.88%) Project Management
16 11 (3.56%) Unit Testing
17 10 (3.24%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 241 (77.99%) C#
2 137 (44.34%) JavaScript
3 107 (34.63%) SQL
4 81 (26.21%) C++
5 48 (15.53%) Java
6 38 (12.30%) T-SQL
7 32 (10.36%) PHP
8 24 (7.77%) VB.NET
9 19 (6.15%) C
10 18 (5.83%) VB
11 16 (5.18%) Python
12 10 (3.24%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.94%) Perl
14 5 (1.62%) VB6
15 4 (1.29%) XPath
16 3 (0.97%) VBScript
17 2 (0.65%) PHP5
17 2 (0.65%) Smalltalk
17 2 (0.65%) Groovy
17 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 73 (23.62%) Degree
2 13 (4.21%) PhD
3 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.97%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) MCP
5 1 (0.32%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.59%) SLA
2 4 (1.29%) QA
3 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 59 (19.09%) Microsoft
2 49 (15.86%) Oracle
3 10 (3.24%) SAP
4 6 (1.94%) JBoss
5 5 (1.62%) Telerik
6 3 (0.97%) Twitter
7 2 (0.65%) Facebook
8 1 (0.32%) Zend
8 1 (0.32%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.32%) Siebel
8 1 (0.32%) Adobe
8 1 (0.32%) Siemens
8 1 (0.32%) Remedy
8 1 (0.32%) Infragistics
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + 25 days + Flexihour
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Dronfield, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Sectra
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable, Plus B
Posted: 24 days ago
Derby
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Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Posted: 26 days ago