The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 54 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 188 121 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.67% 3.82% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 3.97% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 170 114 110
Average salary £43,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.35% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,800 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3846 3049 3348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.51% 96.15% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3179 2606 2962
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,215 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,319
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Developer
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +8 55 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Nottinghamshire -9 53 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Derbyshire -2 38 £43,000 +30.30% 5
Northamptonshire +13 37 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Lincolnshire -1 5 £33,000 +5.60% 1
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 332 (86.91%) C#
2 308 (80.63%) .NET
3 232 (60.73%) SQL Server
4 160 (41.88%) HTML
5 138 (36.13%) ASP.NET
6 136 (35.60%) SQL
7 131 (34.29%) XML
8 123 (32.20%) JavaScript
9 122 (31.94%) CSS
10 120 (31.41%) Windows
11 116 (30.37%) jQuery
12 114 (29.84%) Microsoft
13 105 (27.49%) MVC
14 89 (23.30%) .NET Framework
15 88 (23.04%) C++
16 87 (22.77%) Web Services
17 84 (21.99%) WPF
18 82 (21.47%) Software Engineering
19 79 (20.68%) Ajax
20 77 (20.16%) SQL Server 2008
21 75 (19.63%) SOAP
22 74 (19.37%) Visual Studio
23 72 (18.85%) Java
24 71 (18.59%) Computer Science
24 71 (18.59%) SQL Server 2012
25 70 (18.32%) T-SQL
26 69 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC
27 67 (17.54%) WCF
27 67 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
28 66 (17.28%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (3.14%) Node.js
2 10 (2.62%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (2.36%) DNN
4 8 (2.09%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.31%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.31%) Apache
6 4 (1.05%) IIS
6 4 (1.05%) CMS
7 3 (0.79%) Lync
7 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.52%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (9.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.19%) SaaS
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.26%) PaaS
3 1 (0.26%) GitHub
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.38%) LDAP
2 7 (1.83%) Intranet
2 7 (1.83%) HTTP
3 4 (1.05%) Internet
4 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (60.73%) SQL Server
2 77 (20.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (18.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 51 (13.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (4.97%) MySQL
6 16 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.66%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.88%) MongoDB
9 10 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.26%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 74 (19.37%) Visual Studio
2 29 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (4.71%) Subversion
4 12 (3.14%) Microsoft Blend
5 11 (2.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (2.09%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.57%) Xcode
8 4 (1.05%) Rational Rhapsody
9 3 (0.79%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.79%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.79%) Selenium
9 3 (0.79%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.52%) NUnit
10 2 (0.52%) JIRA
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 50 (13.09%) Finance
2 13 (3.40%) Retail
2 13 (3.40%) Games
3 11 (2.88%) Electronics
3 11 (2.88%) Advertising
4 4 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.05%) Marketing
5 3 (0.79%) Billing
6 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (80.63%) .NET
2 160 (41.88%) HTML
3 138 (36.13%) ASP.NET
4 131 (34.29%) XML
5 122 (31.94%) CSS
6 116 (30.37%) jQuery
7 89 (23.30%) .NET Framework
8 87 (22.77%) Web Services
9 84 (21.99%) WPF
10 79 (20.68%) Ajax
11 75 (19.63%) SOAP
12 69 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 67 (17.54%) WCF
14 62 (16.23%) XSLT
15 55 (14.40%) XHTML
16 53 (13.87%) HTML5
17 52 (13.61%) XSD
18 38 (9.95%) Silverlight
19 37 (9.69%) WinForms
20 36 (9.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 71 (18.59%) Computer Science
2 55 (14.40%) Mathematics
3 35 (9.16%) Blackberry
4 32 (8.38%) PKI
4 32 (8.38%) Smartcard
5 21 (5.50%) Mobile App
6 18 (4.71%) Open Source
7 17 (4.45%) Physics
8 8 (2.09%) NHS
8 8 (2.09%) SystemC
9 5 (1.31%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (1.31%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.31%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.05%) W3C
11 3 (0.79%) iPhone
11 3 (0.79%) IPTV
12 2 (0.52%) iSeries
12 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 120 (31.41%) Windows
2 44 (11.52%) Android
3 42 (10.99%) Apple iOS
4 32 (8.38%) BlackBerry OS
5 13 (3.40%) Linux
6 11 (2.88%) UNIX
7 9 (2.36%) Windows Phone
8 8 (2.09%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.79%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (27.49%) MVC
2 82 (21.47%) Software Engineering
3 67 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (14.66%) Web Development
5 52 (13.61%) OO
6 45 (11.78%) MVVM
7 38 (9.95%) OOP
8 33 (8.64%) Cyber Security
9 28 (7.33%) TDD
10 22 (5.76%) OOD
11 21 (5.50%) Unit Testing
12 19 (4.97%) Information Security
13 13 (3.40%) Multithreading
14 12 (3.14%) E-Commerce
15 11 (2.88%) Validation
15 11 (2.88%) Scrum
15 11 (2.88%) SOA
16 10 (2.62%) Software Architecture
17 9 (2.36%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (2.36%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 332 (86.91%) C#
2 136 (35.60%) SQL
3 123 (32.20%) JavaScript
4 88 (23.04%) C++
5 72 (18.85%) Java
6 70 (18.32%) T-SQL
7 51 (13.35%) C
8 38 (9.95%) PHP
9 26 (6.81%) VB.NET
10 21 (5.50%) XAML
11 12 (3.14%) PHP5
12 11 (2.88%) PHP4
13 10 (2.62%) VB
14 9 (2.36%) Objective-C
15 8 (2.09%) XPath
16 7 (1.83%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.31%) Perl
18 4 (1.05%) Delphi
19 3 (0.79%) PowerShell
19 3 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 66 (17.28%) Degree
2 16 (4.19%) PhD
2 16 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.83%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.83%) MCP
4 5 (1.31%) MCTS
4 5 (1.31%) MCPD
5 1 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.26%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.26%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.57%) ISO 9001
1 6 (1.57%) TickIT
2 5 (1.31%) QA
3 4 (1.05%) HL7
Vendors
1 114 (29.84%) Microsoft
2 53 (13.87%) Oracle
3 5 (1.31%) Zend
4 4 (1.05%) SAP
4 4 (1.05%) BMC
4 4 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.79%) AccuRev
5 3 (0.79%) IBM
6 2 (0.52%) Micro Focus
6 2 (0.52%) Remedy
6 2 (0.52%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.26%) Facebook
7 1 (0.26%) Twitter
7 1 (0.26%) Telerik
7 1 (0.26%) Sun
Derby, Derbyshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: to 40k
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Aimia
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PRESSAC COMMUNICATIONS LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum - depending on experience + Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Experis IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Worldwide Clinical Trials (WCT)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Worldwide Clinical Trials (WCT)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Modis International - London
Salary: £18000 - £34000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Sports Direct
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago