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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 58 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 154 118 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.12% 3.70% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 3.88% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 138 91 130
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £25,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £40,300
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
3599 3042 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.36% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2969 2556 2812
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 29 August 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
(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 +21 59 £36,750 +22.50% 5
Leicestershire +7 40 £40,000 - 3
Northamptonshire -26 23 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Derbyshire -9 18 £39,000 +30.00% 4
Lincolnshire +22 12 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 261 (80.80%) C#
2 240 (74.30%) .NET
3 155 (47.99%) SQL Server
4 131 (40.56%) HTML
5 126 (39.01%) JavaScript
6 113 (34.98%) ASP.NET
7 106 (32.82%) SQL
8 101 (31.27%) XML
9 96 (29.72%) CSS
10 94 (29.10%) MVC
11 88 (27.24%) Windows
12 81 (25.08%) jQuery
13 79 (24.46%) C++
14 76 (23.53%) Microsoft
15 73 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
16 71 (21.98%) Computer Science
17 68 (21.05%) Degree
18 59 (18.27%) Mathematics
19 58 (17.96%) WCF
20 55 (17.03%) ASP.NET MVC
21 53 (16.41%) Visual Studio
22 52 (16.10%) WPF
22 52 (16.10%) Web Development
23 51 (15.79%) Software Engineering
24 50 (15.48%) Oracle
24 50 (15.48%) HTML5
25 49 (15.17%) Java
25 49 (15.17%) Web Services
26 48 (14.86%) OO
27 47 (14.55%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (4.33%) CMS
1 14 (4.33%) DNN
2 9 (2.79%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.17%) Apache
4 5 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.24%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.31%) Lync
6 1 (0.31%) Node.js
6 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.62%) MS Office
2 2 (0.62%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.79%) SaaS
2 2 (0.62%) Office 365
3 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.43%) LDAP
2 12 (3.72%) Intranet
3 8 (2.48%) Internet
4 4 (1.24%) VoIP
5 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.31%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (47.99%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (5.88%) MySQL
5 14 (4.33%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.93%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.31%) Informix
Development Applications
1 53 (16.41%) Visual Studio
2 27 (8.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.86%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.93%) Subversion
5 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (0.93%) MSTest
5 3 (0.93%) Moq
5 3 (0.93%) Hudson
5 3 (0.93%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.62%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.62%) JIRA
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.62%) NUnit
6 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.31%) Maven
7 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
General
1 39 (12.07%) Finance
2 28 (8.67%) Games
3 23 (7.12%) Marketing
4 10 (3.10%) Retail
5 9 (2.79%) Automotive
6 6 (1.86%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.24%) Electronics
8 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.93%) Advertising
9 2 (0.62%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (74.30%) .NET
2 131 (40.56%) HTML
3 113 (34.98%) ASP.NET
4 101 (31.27%) XML
5 96 (29.72%) CSS
6 81 (25.08%) jQuery
7 58 (17.96%) WCF
8 55 (17.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (16.10%) WPF
10 50 (15.48%) HTML5
11 49 (15.17%) Web Services
12 47 (14.55%) Ajax
13 43 (13.31%) .NET Framework
14 41 (12.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 32 (9.91%) CSS3
16 30 (9.29%) SOAP
17 29 (8.98%) LINQ
18 25 (7.74%) XHTML
19 23 (7.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 21 (6.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 71 (21.98%) Computer Science
2 59 (18.27%) Mathematics
3 24 (7.43%) PKI
3 24 (7.43%) Smartcard
3 24 (7.43%) Blackberry
4 20 (6.19%) Open Source
5 15 (4.64%) Physics
6 8 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.86%) SystemC
7 6 (1.86%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (1.86%) NHS
8 5 (1.55%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.24%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.24%) iPhone
9 4 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.93%) W3C
10 3 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.62%) iSeries
11 2 (0.62%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 88 (27.24%) Windows
2 33 (10.22%) Android
3 29 (8.98%) Linux
4 28 (8.67%) Apple iOS
5 24 (7.43%) BlackBerry OS
6 16 (4.95%) UNIX
7 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.93%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.31%) AIX
9 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (29.10%) MVC
2 73 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (16.10%) Web Development
4 51 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 48 (14.86%) OO
6 24 (7.43%) E-Commerce
6 24 (7.43%) Scrum
6 24 (7.43%) Cyber Security
7 23 (7.12%) TDD
8 22 (6.81%) MVVM
9 21 (6.50%) OOP
10 16 (4.95%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (4.64%) OOD
12 14 (4.33%) Web Design
13 13 (4.02%) Unit Testing
14 11 (3.41%) B2B
14 11 (3.41%) Project Management
14 11 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (3.10%) SOA
15 10 (3.10%) UML
Programming Languages
1 261 (80.80%) C#
2 126 (39.01%) JavaScript
3 106 (32.82%) SQL
4 79 (24.46%) C++
5 49 (15.17%) Java
6 44 (13.62%) T-SQL
7 30 (9.29%) PHP
8 27 (8.36%) C
9 21 (6.50%) VB.NET
10 13 (4.02%) VB
11 12 (3.72%) Python
12 10 (3.10%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.55%) VB6
14 4 (1.24%) Perl
15 3 (0.93%) XAML
16 2 (0.62%) PHP5
16 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.62%) VBScript
16 2 (0.62%) COBOL
16 2 (0.62%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 68 (21.05%) Degree
2 14 (4.33%) PhD
3 12 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) MCP
5 1 (0.31%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.86%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.55%) TickIT
3 4 (1.24%) SLA
3 4 (1.24%) QA
4 3 (0.93%) HL7
5 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 76 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 50 (15.48%) Oracle
3 10 (3.10%) SAP
4 6 (1.86%) JBoss
5 4 (1.24%) Telerik
6 3 (0.93%) Zend
6 3 (0.93%) Twitter
7 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.62%) Micro Focus
7 2 (0.62%) IBM
7 2 (0.62%) BMC
8 1 (0.31%) Siemens
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe
8 1 (0.31%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.31%) Remedy
8 1 (0.31%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.31%) Facebook
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