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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 60 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 143 124 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.98% 3.83% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 4.01% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 128 102 126
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £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
3464 3089 3219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.41% 95.34% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2910 2619 2785
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £51,350
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 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 17 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
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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 +13 54 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Leicestershire +9 33 £40,000 - 1
Northamptonshire -24 24 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Derbyshire -14 17 £39,000 +15.55% 3
Lincolnshire +17 11 £35,000 +3.70%
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 250 (78.37%) C#
2 244 (76.49%) .NET
3 153 (47.96%) SQL Server
4 135 (42.32%) HTML
4 135 (42.32%) JavaScript
5 116 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (35.42%) ASP.NET
7 108 (33.86%) SQL
8 101 (31.66%) XML
9 100 (31.35%) CSS
10 93 (29.15%) MVC
11 81 (25.39%) Windows
11 81 (25.39%) jQuery
12 80 (25.08%) C++
13 71 (22.26%) Computer Science
14 69 (21.63%) Degree
15 63 (19.75%) Microsoft
16 59 (18.50%) Mathematics
17 55 (17.24%) Web Development
17 55 (17.24%) WCF
18 54 (16.93%) ASP.NET MVC
19 53 (16.61%) HTML5
20 51 (15.99%) Software Engineering
21 49 (15.36%) Oracle
22 48 (15.05%) Visual Studio
23 47 (14.73%) Java
24 46 (14.42%) Web Services
24 46 (14.42%) Ajax
24 46 (14.42%) WPF
25 45 (14.11%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 (4.39%) CMS
1 14 (4.39%) DNN
2 11 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.19%) Apache
4 6 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.31%) Lync
7 1 (0.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS Office
2 2 (0.63%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.82%) SaaS
2 2 (0.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.84%) LDAP
2 11 (3.45%) Intranet
3 8 (2.51%) Internet
4 5 (1.57%) VoIP
5 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.63%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.31%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (47.96%) SQL Server
2 35 (10.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (10.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (5.64%) MySQL
5 17 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (4.70%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.94%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.31%) Big Data
12 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.31%) Informix
12 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (15.05%) Visual Studio
2 26 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.88%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.25%) Subversion
5 3 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.94%) MSTest
5 3 (0.94%) Moq
5 3 (0.94%) Hudson
6 2 (0.63%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Blend
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.31%) NUnit
7 1 (0.31%) Maven
7 1 (0.31%) JIRA
7 1 (0.31%) Selenium
7 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.31%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.31%) Mocha
General
1 38 (11.91%) Finance
2 30 (9.40%) Games
3 23 (7.21%) Marketing
4 12 (3.76%) Retail
5 10 (3.13%) Automotive
6 6 (1.88%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.63%) Back Office
8 2 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Front Office
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (76.49%) .NET
2 135 (42.32%) HTML
3 113 (35.42%) ASP.NET
4 101 (31.66%) XML
5 100 (31.35%) CSS
6 81 (25.39%) jQuery
7 55 (17.24%) WCF
8 54 (16.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 53 (16.61%) HTML5
10 46 (14.42%) WPF
10 46 (14.42%) Web Services
10 46 (14.42%) Ajax
11 39 (12.23%) .NET Framework
12 38 (11.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 35 (10.97%) CSS3
14 29 (9.09%) LINQ
15 25 (7.84%) SOAP
16 24 (7.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 22 (6.90%) XHTML
18 18 (5.64%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 71 (22.26%) Computer Science
2 59 (18.50%) Mathematics
3 25 (7.84%) PKI
3 25 (7.84%) Smartcard
3 25 (7.84%) Blackberry
4 20 (6.27%) Open Source
5 15 (4.70%) Physics
6 10 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.19%) User Experience
8 6 (1.88%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (1.57%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.25%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.94%) W3C
11 3 (0.94%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.63%) EPoS
12 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.63%) Social Network
12 2 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 81 (25.39%) Windows
2 33 (10.34%) Android
3 30 (9.40%) Apple iOS
4 29 (9.09%) Linux
5 25 (7.84%) BlackBerry OS
6 16 (5.02%) UNIX
7 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.31%) AIX
8 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (29.15%) MVC
3 55 (17.24%) Web Development
4 51 (15.99%) Software Engineering
5 45 (14.11%) OO
6 31 (9.72%) Scrum
7 26 (8.15%) Mentoring
8 25 (7.84%) Cyber Security
8 25 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 20 (6.27%) OOP
9 20 (6.27%) TDD
10 16 (5.02%) MVVM
10 16 (5.02%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (4.70%) OOD
12 13 (4.08%) Web Design
13 12 (3.76%) B2B
13 12 (3.76%) Project Management
14 11 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (3.13%) UML
15 10 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 250 (78.37%) C#
2 135 (42.32%) JavaScript
3 108 (33.86%) SQL
4 80 (25.08%) C++
5 47 (14.73%) Java
6 39 (12.23%) T-SQL
7 31 (9.72%) PHP
8 25 (7.84%) VB.NET
9 19 (5.96%) C
10 16 (5.02%) VB
11 15 (4.70%) Python
12 9 (2.82%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.57%) Perl
13 5 (1.57%) VB6
14 3 (0.94%) VBScript
15 2 (0.63%) COBOL
15 2 (0.63%) Smalltalk
15 2 (0.63%) XPath
15 2 (0.63%) PHP5
15 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (21.63%) Degree
2 14 (4.39%) PhD
3 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) MCP
5 1 (0.31%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.19%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.88%) SLA
3 5 (1.57%) TickIT
4 4 (1.25%) QA
5 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 63 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 49 (15.36%) Oracle
3 10 (3.13%) SAP
4 6 (1.88%) JBoss
5 5 (1.57%) Telerik
6 3 (0.94%) Twitter
7 2 (0.63%) Zend
7 2 (0.63%) IBM
7 2 (0.63%) Facebook
7 2 (0.63%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.31%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe
8 1 (0.31%) Siemens
8 1 (0.31%) Siebel
8 1 (0.31%) AccuRev
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