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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 47 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 172 169 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.85% 4.56% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 4.75% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 153 155 122
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
3414 3556 2945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.98% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2813 2982 2521
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 +15 62 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Leicestershire +5 41 £43,000 +1.17% 6
Derbyshire +20 34 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Northamptonshire -9 26 £40,000 +14.28%
Lincolnshire -1 9 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 277 (84.45%) C#
2 258 (78.66%) .NET
3 196 (59.76%) SQL Server
4 182 (55.49%) JavaScript
5 180 (54.88%) HTML
6 164 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 163 (49.70%) CSS
8 160 (48.78%) SQL
9 123 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 118 (35.98%) jQuery
11 114 (34.76%) MVC
12 100 (30.49%) Web Services
13 96 (29.27%) .NET Framework
14 94 (28.66%) T-SQL
15 85 (25.91%) XML
16 82 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
17 75 (22.87%) Ajax
18 70 (21.34%) SOAP
19 63 (19.21%) Degree
19 63 (19.21%) SQL Server 2008
20 62 (18.90%) ASP.NET MVC
21 56 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
22 55 (16.77%) SQL Server 2005
23 53 (16.16%) XHTML
24 51 (15.55%) Software Engineering
24 51 (15.55%) WCF
25 50 (15.24%) XSLT
25 50 (15.24%) XSD
26 47 (14.33%) Entity Framework
27 46 (14.02%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (5.18%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.66%) IIS
3 6 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.22%) DNN
5 3 (0.91%) JBoss
5 3 (0.91%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.91%) Node.js
6 2 (0.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.30%) CMS
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.44%) VoIP
2 7 (2.13%) WAN
2 7 (2.13%) LDAP
3 6 (1.83%) RTP
4 3 (0.91%) CTI
4 3 (0.91%) Skype
5 2 (0.61%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (59.76%) SQL Server
2 63 (19.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 55 (16.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (3.66%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.74%) MySQL
8 8 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.52%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.22%) DB2
11 3 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.61%) Redis
12 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 30 (9.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 21 (6.40%) Subversion
4 14 (4.27%) CruiseControl
5 12 (3.66%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.74%) NUnit
7 6 (1.83%) Mercurial
7 6 (1.83%) MSTest
7 6 (1.83%) JUnit
7 6 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.30%) JIRA
9 1 (0.30%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.30%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.30%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.30%) Sublime Text
General
1 26 (7.93%) Finance
2 20 (6.10%) Marketing
3 10 (3.05%) Back Office
3 10 (3.05%) Games
4 9 (2.74%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.13%) Retail
6 6 (1.83%) Automotive
7 5 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.52%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.22%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.91%) Electronics
9 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (78.66%) .NET
2 180 (54.88%) HTML
3 164 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 163 (49.70%) CSS
5 118 (35.98%) jQuery
6 100 (30.49%) Web Services
7 96 (29.27%) .NET Framework
8 85 (25.91%) XML
9 75 (22.87%) Ajax
10 70 (21.34%) SOAP
11 62 (18.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (16.16%) XHTML
13 51 (15.55%) WCF
14 50 (15.24%) XSLT
14 50 (15.24%) XSD
15 47 (14.33%) Entity Framework
16 36 (10.98%) WinForms
17 31 (9.45%) LINQ
18 30 (9.15%) JSON
19 24 (7.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.49%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.57%) N-Tier
4 13 (3.96%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.74%) Credit Risk
5 9 (2.74%) Open Source
6 8 (2.44%) User Experience
6 8 (2.44%) Telematics
7 7 (2.13%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.13%) Smartcard
7 7 (2.13%) PKI
7 7 (2.13%) Mobile Computing
8 6 (1.83%) Physics
9 3 (0.91%) EPoS
9 3 (0.91%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.54%) Windows
2 23 (7.01%) Android
3 12 (3.66%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.74%) Linux
5 7 (2.13%) BlackBerry OS
6 5 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (34.76%) MVC
2 82 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (15.55%) Software Engineering
4 42 (12.80%) Scrum
5 36 (10.98%) TDD
6 35 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (10.37%) Unit Testing
8 32 (9.76%) OO
9 25 (7.62%) OOP
10 24 (7.32%) Mentoring
11 17 (5.18%) B2B
12 14 (4.27%) Web Development
13 12 (3.66%) Android Development
14 11 (3.35%) MVVM
15 9 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (2.13%) Configuration Management
16 7 (2.13%) Web Design
16 7 (2.13%) E-Commerce
16 7 (2.13%) Logistics
16 7 (2.13%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 277 (84.45%) C#
2 182 (55.49%) JavaScript
3 160 (48.78%) SQL
4 94 (28.66%) T-SQL
5 46 (14.02%) Java
6 39 (11.89%) C++
7 27 (8.23%) VB.NET
8 19 (5.79%) VB
9 15 (4.57%) Python
10 13 (3.96%) PHP
11 9 (2.74%) C
12 6 (1.83%) VB6
13 3 (0.91%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.91%) VBA
13 3 (0.91%) Delphi
13 3 (0.91%) Perl
13 3 (0.91%) Groovy
14 2 (0.61%) Lua
14 2 (0.61%) Scala
14 2 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (19.21%) Degree
2 8 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.52%) PhD
4 3 (0.91%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.96%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.13%) TickIT
2 7 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 123 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.62%) Oracle
3 4 (1.22%) Remedy
4 3 (0.91%) Google
4 3 (0.91%) Twitter
5 2 (0.61%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.30%) Sage
6 1 (0.30%) Telerik
6 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.30%) Zend
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