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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 47 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 175 157 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.81% 4.19% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.99% 4.34% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 164 149 100
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
3508 3620 3054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.32% 96.71% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2893 3034 2606
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +18 76 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Northamptonshire +22 43 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Leicestershire -8 29 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Derbyshire -1 23 £37,500 - 3
Lincolnshire -4 5 £22,500 -35.71%
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 286 (82.18%) C#
2 268 (77.01%) .NET
3 215 (61.78%) SQL Server
4 177 (50.86%) JavaScript
5 173 (49.71%) HTML
6 168 (48.28%) SQL
6 168 (48.28%) ASP.NET
7 146 (41.95%) CSS
8 137 (39.37%) MVC
9 132 (37.93%) Microsoft
10 117 (33.62%) Web Services
10 117 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
11 113 (32.47%) .NET Framework
11 113 (32.47%) jQuery
12 87 (25.00%) XML
13 84 (24.14%) SOAP
14 76 (21.84%) T-SQL
15 73 (20.98%) Ajax
16 69 (19.83%) Scrum
17 61 (17.53%) SQL Server 2008
18 60 (17.24%) Degree
19 58 (16.67%) Entity Framework
20 55 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
21 54 (15.52%) Software Engineering
21 54 (15.52%) Java
22 53 (15.23%) SQL Server 2012
23 52 (14.94%) SQL Server 2005
24 49 (14.08%) XHTML
25 46 (13.22%) XSLT
26 45 (12.93%) XSD

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
2 19 (5.46%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.46%) DNN
3 15 (4.31%) Umbraco
3 15 (4.31%) Sitecore CMS
3 15 (4.31%) Kentico
3 15 (4.31%) CMS
4 7 (2.01%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.01%) IIS
4 7 (2.01%) Node.js
5 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.86%) JBoss
6 3 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.29%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.72%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.72%) WAN
2 4 (1.15%) RTP
2 4 (1.15%) VoIP
3 3 (0.86%) Skype
4 2 (0.57%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.57%) LDAP
5 1 (0.29%) GSM
5 1 (0.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (61.78%) SQL Server
2 61 (17.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (15.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 52 (14.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (4.60%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.87%) MySQL
8 9 (2.59%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.44%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.15%) DB2
10 4 (1.15%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.57%) Redis
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 27 (7.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (6.32%) Subversion
3 19 (5.46%) Visual Studio
4 14 (4.02%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (2.30%) JUnit
6 6 (1.72%) Mercurial
6 6 (1.72%) MSTest
7 5 (1.44%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.15%) EasyMock
8 4 (1.15%) Maven
9 3 (0.86%) NUnit
9 3 (0.86%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.57%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.29%) Sublime Text
11 1 (0.29%) PhpStorm
11 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.29%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.29%) GCC
11 1 (0.29%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 33 (9.48%) Marketing
2 29 (8.33%) Retail
3 22 (6.32%) Back Office
3 22 (6.32%) Finance
4 15 (4.31%) Manufacturing
4 15 (4.31%) Advertising
5 13 (3.74%) Games
6 7 (2.01%) Front Office
6 7 (2.01%) Automotive
7 5 (1.44%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.44%) Legal
8 4 (1.15%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.29%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) German Language
10 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (77.01%) .NET
2 173 (49.71%) HTML
3 168 (48.28%) ASP.NET
4 146 (41.95%) CSS
5 117 (33.62%) Web Services
6 113 (32.47%) .NET Framework
6 113 (32.47%) jQuery
7 87 (25.00%) XML
8 84 (24.14%) SOAP
9 73 (20.98%) Ajax
10 58 (16.67%) Entity Framework
11 55 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 49 (14.08%) XHTML
13 46 (13.22%) XSLT
14 45 (12.93%) XSD
15 44 (12.64%) WCF
16 39 (11.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 31 (8.91%) LINQ
18 30 (8.62%) WinForms
19 27 (7.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.21%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.89%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.02%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.16%) Physics
5 11 (3.16%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.59%) Credit Risk
7 9 (2.59%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.01%) Telematics
9 6 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
10 5 (1.44%) User Experience
11 4 (1.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.57%) Smartcard
13 2 (0.57%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.57%) GIS
13 2 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.05%) Windows
2 11 (3.16%) Android
3 10 (2.87%) Linux
4 7 (2.01%) UNIX
5 6 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.57%) Solaris
7 2 (0.57%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (39.37%) MVC
2 117 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (19.83%) Scrum
4 54 (15.52%) Software Engineering
5 41 (11.78%) OOP
6 35 (10.06%) SDLC
7 33 (9.48%) TDD
8 31 (8.91%) OO
9 28 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (6.61%) E-Commerce
11 21 (6.03%) Mentoring
12 20 (5.75%) B2B
13 18 (5.17%) Unit Testing
14 17 (4.89%) CRM
15 15 (4.31%) ERP
15 15 (4.31%) Content Management
16 14 (4.02%) Web Development
17 9 (2.59%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (2.59%) MVVM
18 8 (2.30%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 286 (82.18%) C#
2 177 (50.86%) JavaScript
3 168 (48.28%) SQL
4 76 (21.84%) T-SQL
5 54 (15.52%) Java
6 40 (11.49%) VB.NET
7 29 (8.33%) C++
8 19 (5.46%) Python
9 16 (4.60%) VB
10 13 (3.74%) C
10 13 (3.74%) PHP
11 7 (2.01%) Perl
12 6 (1.72%) Tcl
13 5 (1.44%) VB6
14 4 (1.15%) Lua
14 4 (1.15%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.15%) sed
14 4 (1.15%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.15%) AWK
14 4 (1.15%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 60 (17.24%) Degree
2 6 (1.72%) PhD
2 6 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.16%) ISO 9001
2 7 (2.01%) TickIT
3 6 (1.72%) QA
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.15%) Firmware
Vendors
1 132 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.90%) Oracle
3 16 (4.60%) Sitecore
4 15 (4.31%) EPiServer
5 6 (1.72%) Twitter
6 5 (1.44%) Google
7 4 (1.15%) Remedy
8 2 (0.57%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.57%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.29%) EMC
9 1 (0.29%) Zend
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
Ndaba Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum depending upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + health, pension, dental, etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Daventry
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
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Mansfield
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Kettering
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leicestershire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Northampton
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Leicester
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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