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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 48 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 175 154 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.53% 4.14% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 4.29% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 164 138 92
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,900 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £50,000 £46,000
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
3727 3591 3088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.40% 96.48% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3055 2968 2590
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(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 +12 96 £35,000 -4.76% 10
Northamptonshire +19 35 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Derbyshire -7 26 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Leicestershire -18 15 £34,500 -13.75% 4
Lincolnshire -1 5 £22,500 -35.71% 2
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 290 (81.69%) C#
2 281 (79.15%) .NET
3 223 (62.82%) SQL Server
4 185 (52.11%) JavaScript
5 180 (50.70%) HTML
6 174 (49.01%) SQL
7 173 (48.73%) ASP.NET
8 152 (42.82%) MVC
9 145 (40.85%) CSS
10 131 (36.90%) Microsoft
10 131 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
10 131 (36.90%) .NET Framework
11 124 (34.93%) Web Services
12 119 (33.52%) jQuery
13 86 (24.23%) SOAP
14 82 (23.10%) XML
15 80 (22.54%) Scrum
16 77 (21.69%) Entity Framework
17 70 (19.72%) Ajax
18 63 (17.75%) T-SQL
19 59 (16.62%) Degree
20 58 (16.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 57 (16.06%) OOP
22 53 (14.93%) Java
23 52 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC
24 49 (13.80%) SQL Server 2008
24 49 (13.80%) Marketing
25 48 (13.52%) Software Engineering
26 47 (13.24%) VB.NET
27 44 (12.39%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 31 (8.73%) DNN
2 30 (8.45%) Umbraco
2 30 (8.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 30 (8.45%) Kentico
2 30 (8.45%) CMS
3 26 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (4.23%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.82%) Node.js
6 7 (1.97%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.97%) IIS
7 4 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.85%) JBoss
8 3 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 34 (9.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.69%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.85%) WAN
2 2 (0.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) RTP
3 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.28%) Skype
3 1 (0.28%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (62.82%) SQL Server
2 49 (13.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (12.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 41 (11.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (4.51%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (3.38%) MySQL
8 11 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (2.54%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.41%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.13%) DB2
11 4 (1.13%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.56%) Redis
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 35 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (8.17%) Subversion
3 22 (6.20%) Visual Studio
4 16 (4.51%) Git (software)
5 12 (3.38%) JUnit
5 12 (3.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (2.54%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.25%) Maven
7 8 (2.25%) EasyMock
8 6 (1.69%) Mercurial
8 6 (1.69%) MSTest
9 2 (0.56%) NUnit
9 2 (0.56%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.28%) GCC
10 1 (0.28%) LLBLGen Pro
10 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.28%) JIRA
10 1 (0.28%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 49 (13.80%) Marketing
2 41 (11.55%) Retail
3 30 (8.45%) Advertising
4 23 (6.48%) Back Office
5 20 (5.63%) Finance
6 18 (5.07%) Manufacturing
7 12 (3.38%) Games
8 11 (3.10%) Front Office
9 9 (2.54%) Legal
10 7 (1.97%) Automotive
11 3 (0.85%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.28%) French Language
13 1 (0.28%) German Language
13 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.28%) Local Government
13 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.28%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (79.15%) .NET
2 180 (50.70%) HTML
3 173 (48.73%) ASP.NET
4 145 (40.85%) CSS
5 131 (36.90%) .NET Framework
6 124 (34.93%) Web Services
7 119 (33.52%) jQuery
8 86 (24.23%) SOAP
9 82 (23.10%) XML
10 77 (21.69%) Entity Framework
11 70 (19.72%) Ajax
12 58 (16.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 52 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 44 (12.39%) WCF
15 39 (10.99%) LINQ
15 39 (10.99%) XHTML
16 38 (10.70%) XSLT
16 38 (10.70%) HTML5
17 36 (10.14%) XSD
18 32 (9.01%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.27%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.23%) Mathematics
4 14 (3.94%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.10%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.10%) Physics
6 9 (2.54%) Algorithms
6 9 (2.54%) Credit Risk
7 8 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.97%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (1.13%) Telematics
10 3 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.85%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.56%) GIS
11 2 (0.56%) User Experience
12 1 (0.28%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.28%) CAN bus
12 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.17%) Windows
2 11 (3.10%) Linux
3 7 (1.97%) UNIX
4 5 (1.41%) Android
5 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.56%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (42.82%) MVC
2 131 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (22.54%) Scrum
4 57 (16.06%) OOP
5 48 (13.52%) Software Engineering
6 35 (9.86%) E-Commerce
6 35 (9.86%) SDLC
7 31 (8.73%) OO
7 31 (8.73%) CRM
8 30 (8.45%) ERP
8 30 (8.45%) Content Management
9 24 (6.76%) TDD
10 23 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (5.07%) B2B
12 15 (4.23%) Mentoring
13 13 (3.66%) Web Development
14 11 (3.10%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (2.82%) Unit Testing
16 9 (2.54%) Electronic Trading
16 9 (2.54%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 290 (81.69%) C#
2 185 (52.11%) JavaScript
3 174 (49.01%) SQL
4 63 (17.75%) T-SQL
5 53 (14.93%) Java
6 47 (13.24%) VB.NET
7 21 (5.92%) C++
8 17 (4.79%) PHP
9 15 (4.23%) Python
10 13 (3.66%) C
11 11 (3.10%) VB
12 8 (2.25%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.97%) Perl
14 6 (1.69%) Tcl
15 4 (1.13%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.13%) Delphi
15 4 (1.13%) sed
15 4 (1.13%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.13%) AWK
15 4 (1.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 59 (16.62%) Degree
2 7 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.69%) PhD
4 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.54%) ISO 9001
2 7 (1.97%) QA
3 4 (1.13%) TickIT
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 131 (36.90%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.73%) Sitecore
3 30 (8.45%) EPiServer
4 22 (6.20%) Oracle
5 9 (2.54%) Twitter
6 4 (1.13%) Remedy
7 3 (0.85%) Google
8 2 (0.56%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.28%) EMC
9 1 (0.28%) Zend
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Leicestershire
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Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £23000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
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