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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 51 52 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 135 177 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.35% 4.90% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.52% 5.14% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 126 159 89
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,250
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
2988 3446 2692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.39% 95.43% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2840 2339
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,458 £52,500 £50,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +13 53 £42,500 - 9
Leicestershire +7 35 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Derbyshire 0 25 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Northamptonshire -18 16 £37,500 - 2
Lincolnshire -5 4 £38,000 +16.92% 3
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 270 (80.36%) C#
2 252 (75.00%) .NET
3 185 (55.06%) JavaScript
4 181 (53.87%) HTML
5 178 (52.98%) SQL Server
6 153 (45.54%) CSS
7 150 (44.64%) SQL
8 149 (44.35%) ASP.NET
9 111 (33.04%) jQuery
10 106 (31.55%) MVC
11 91 (27.08%) Microsoft
12 87 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
13 86 (25.60%) XML
14 80 (23.81%) Degree
15 79 (23.51%) C++
16 78 (23.21%) T-SQL
17 69 (20.54%) ASP.NET MVC
18 66 (19.64%) Ajax
19 58 (17.26%) .NET Framework
20 51 (15.18%) WCF
21 50 (14.88%) Web Services
22 45 (13.39%) Windows
22 45 (13.39%) Java
23 44 (13.10%) PHP
23 44 (13.10%) Software Engineering
24 43 (12.80%) Scrum
25 42 (12.50%) Unit Testing
26 41 (12.20%) WPF
27 40 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
27 40 (11.90%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 22 (6.55%) IIS
2 19 (5.65%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.38%) Apache
4 5 (1.49%) DNN
4 5 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.89%) Node.js
5 3 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.60%) CMS
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.30%) JBoss
7 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.30%) Drupal
7 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.30%) WordPress
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (2.68%) MS Office
2 7 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Magento
2 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.98%) SaaS
2 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.46%) LDAP
2 10 (2.98%) Intranet
3 8 (2.38%) VoIP
4 5 (1.49%) WAN
4 5 (1.49%) RTP
5 3 (0.89%) CTI
6 1 (0.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (52.98%) SQL Server
2 40 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.98%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.49%) MySQL
9 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.30%) MS Access
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 27 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (5.06%) Subversion
4 14 (4.17%) CruiseControl
5 7 (2.08%) JUnit
5 7 (2.08%) NUnit
6 6 (1.79%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.49%) Microsoft Blend
8 4 (1.19%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.19%) AccuRev
8 4 (1.19%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.30%) Sublime Text
9 1 (0.30%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.30%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.30%) Hudson
9 1 (0.30%) Maven
9 1 (0.30%) JIRA
9 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 40 (11.90%) Finance
2 15 (4.46%) Marketing
3 13 (3.87%) Games
4 8 (2.38%) Retail
4 8 (2.38%) Electronics
4 8 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.19%) Back Office
6 4 (1.19%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.89%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.60%) Local Government
9 1 (0.30%) Automotive
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (75.00%) .NET
2 181 (53.87%) HTML
3 153 (45.54%) CSS
4 149 (44.35%) ASP.NET
5 111 (33.04%) jQuery
6 86 (25.60%) XML
7 69 (20.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 66 (19.64%) Ajax
9 58 (17.26%) .NET Framework
10 51 (15.18%) WCF
11 50 (14.88%) Web Services
12 41 (12.20%) WPF
13 36 (10.71%) WinForms
14 32 (9.52%) HTML5
15 31 (9.23%) XSD
15 31 (9.23%) Silverlight
16 30 (8.93%) SOAP
17 29 (8.63%) LINQ
18 28 (8.33%) XSLT
18 28 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.31%) Computer Science
2 27 (8.04%) Mobile App
3 24 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 15 (4.46%) Open Source
4 15 (4.46%) Smartcard
4 15 (4.46%) Blackberry
4 15 (4.46%) PKI
5 14 (4.17%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.38%) User Experience
7 7 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.79%) Telematics
8 6 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.79%) Physics
9 5 (1.49%) EPoS
9 5 (1.49%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.19%) MPEG
11 1 (0.30%) NHS
11 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.39%) Windows
2 37 (11.01%) Linux
3 29 (8.63%) Android
4 28 (8.33%) UNIX
5 24 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 15 (4.46%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (31.55%) MVC
2 87 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (13.10%) Software Engineering
4 43 (12.80%) Scrum
5 42 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 34 (10.12%) Mentoring
7 33 (9.82%) TDD
7 33 (9.82%) OO
8 31 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (8.93%) Web Development
10 18 (5.36%) Validation
10 18 (5.36%) OOP
11 15 (4.46%) Cyber Security
12 12 (3.57%) B2B
13 11 (3.27%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.27%) Android Development
14 10 (2.98%) MVVM
14 10 (2.98%) Workflow
15 9 (2.68%) Business Analysis
15 9 (2.68%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 270 (80.36%) C#
2 185 (55.06%) JavaScript
3 150 (44.64%) SQL
4 79 (23.51%) C++
5 78 (23.21%) T-SQL
6 45 (13.39%) Java
7 44 (13.10%) PHP
8 27 (8.04%) C
9 22 (6.55%) VB.NET
10 19 (5.65%) VB
11 14 (4.17%) Shell Script
12 12 (3.57%) Python
13 8 (2.38%) Groovy
13 8 (2.38%) XAML
13 8 (2.38%) XPath
14 7 (2.08%) Lua
14 7 (2.08%) Scala
15 4 (1.19%) VB6
16 3 (0.89%) VBA
16 3 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 80 (23.81%) Degree
2 10 (2.98%) VCP4
3 8 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.49%) PhD
5 3 (0.89%) MCP
6 2 (0.60%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.87%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.79%) SLA
2 6 (1.79%) TickIT
3 5 (1.49%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) HL7
4 1 (0.30%) DICOM
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 91 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (0.89%) Twitter
3 3 (0.89%) Google
3 3 (0.89%) Zend
4 2 (0.60%) Telerik
5 1 (0.30%) Siebel
5 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.30%) Facebook
5 1 (0.30%) Sage
5 1 (0.30%) Remedy
5 1 (0.30%) VMware
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Apical Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
The One Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
HR Industries
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire (LE1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £23 - 30k (DOE)
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25k - 45k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25k - 45k per year
Posted: 11 days ago