The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 59 87 70
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 247 215 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.96% 2.94% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 3.06% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 232 195 250
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5994 7026 7475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.15% 96.09% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4966 5955 6085
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the East of England region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +32 131 £40,000 - 20
Hertfordshire +28 69 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Essex -12 18 £36,500 -2.66% 4
Suffolk -6 15 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Norfolk 0 12 £35,000 +75.00% 2
Bedfordshire +2 3 £37,500 - 3
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 260 (60.05%) C#
2 222 (51.27%) .NET
3 203 (46.88%) Java
4 160 (36.95%) SQL
5 158 (36.49%) Degree
6 156 (36.03%) JavaScript
7 152 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
8 147 (33.95%) HTML
9 146 (33.72%) Software Engineering
10 144 (33.26%) Computer Science
11 142 (32.79%) C++
12 127 (29.33%) ASP.NET
13 99 (22.86%) CSS
14 94 (21.71%) Linux
15 93 (21.48%) Mathematics
16 92 (21.25%) MVC
17 83 (19.17%) OO
18 81 (18.71%) Python
19 77 (17.78%) C
20 74 (17.09%) Web Development
21 73 (16.86%) Windows
21 73 (16.86%) SDLC
22 69 (15.94%) Physics
23 65 (15.01%) TDD
24 64 (14.78%) Algorithms
25 63 (14.55%) HTML5
26 59 (13.63%) SQL Server
27 56 (12.93%) Web Services
28 54 (12.47%) jQuery
29 52 (12.01%) J2EE

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (4.62%) Apache
2 15 (3.46%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.08%) IIS
3 9 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.08%) Smallworld
4 5 (1.15%) Apache Solr
5 4 (0.92%) CMS
5 4 (0.92%) JBoss
6 3 (0.69%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.23%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 19 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.46%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.46%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.46%) Firebase
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.23%) GitHub
4 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.70%) Internet
2 10 (2.31%) Intranet
2 10 (2.31%) Wireless
3 8 (1.85%) SSL
4 7 (1.62%) HTTP
5 4 (0.92%) Network Security
5 4 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.69%) Firewall
7 2 (0.46%) IPv6
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (13.63%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.24%) Relational Database
3 24 (5.54%) Big Data
4 17 (3.93%) MySQL
5 16 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.54%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.31%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.31%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (2.08%) GIS
8 9 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.39%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.69%) Redis
12 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.46%) InfluxDB
13 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (6.47%) Eclipse
2 27 (6.24%) Selenium
3 24 (5.54%) Git (software)
3 24 (5.54%) Subversion
3 24 (5.54%) Visual Studio
4 19 (4.39%) NUnit
5 16 (3.70%) JIRA
5 16 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (3.23%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.00%) Cucumber
7 13 (3.00%) JUnit
8 11 (2.54%) Mercurial
9 10 (2.31%) LabVIEW
9 10 (2.31%) Maven
10 8 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
11 7 (1.62%) Capybara
11 7 (1.62%) Ranorex
12 6 (1.39%) NetBeans
12 6 (1.39%) Toad
13 4 (0.92%) HP UFT
General
1 42 (9.70%) Finance
2 22 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.23%) Games
4 9 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 9 (2.08%) Automotive
4 9 (2.08%) Retail
5 8 (1.85%) Billing
6 7 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.69%) Electronics
9 2 (0.46%) Marketing
10 1 (0.23%) Advertising
10 1 (0.23%) Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (51.27%) .NET
2 147 (33.95%) HTML
3 127 (29.33%) ASP.NET
4 99 (22.86%) CSS
5 63 (14.55%) HTML5
6 56 (12.93%) Web Services
7 54 (12.47%) jQuery
8 52 (12.01%) J2EE
9 49 (11.32%) .NET Framework
10 44 (10.16%) XML
11 36 (8.31%) Entity Framework
12 35 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (7.85%) REST
13 34 (7.85%) Spring
14 33 (7.62%) WCF
15 30 (6.93%) AngularJS
16 29 (6.70%) Ajax
17 26 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (6.00%) CSS3
18 23 (5.31%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 144 (33.26%) Computer Science
2 93 (21.48%) Mathematics
3 69 (15.94%) Physics
4 64 (14.78%) Algorithms
5 19 (4.39%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.46%) User Experience
7 14 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (2.77%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.31%) Statistics
11 7 (1.62%) Economics
12 6 (1.39%) Informatics
13 5 (1.15%) Biology
14 4 (0.92%) Artificial Intelligence
14 4 (0.92%) Cryptography
14 4 (0.92%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.92%) Fintech
14 4 (0.92%) Ontologies
14 4 (0.92%) Virtual Team
15 3 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 94 (21.71%) Linux
2 73 (16.86%) Windows
3 22 (5.08%) Unix
4 13 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.31%) Android
6 9 (2.08%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.46%) Debian
8 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (33.72%) Software Engineering
3 92 (21.25%) MVC
4 83 (19.17%) OO
5 74 (17.09%) Web Development
6 73 (16.86%) SDLC
7 65 (15.01%) TDD
8 40 (9.24%) Unit Testing
9 37 (8.55%) OOP
10 34 (7.85%) Scrum
11 25 (5.77%) Machine Learning
11 25 (5.77%) Multithreading
11 25 (5.77%) User Stories
12 22 (5.08%) Automated Testing
13 20 (4.62%) Mentoring
14 19 (4.39%) OOD
15 18 (4.16%) Test Automation
15 18 (4.16%) Web Application Development
16 17 (3.93%) BDD
16 17 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 260 (60.05%) C#
2 203 (46.88%) Java
3 160 (36.95%) SQL
4 156 (36.03%) JavaScript
5 142 (32.79%) C++
6 81 (18.71%) Python
7 77 (17.78%) C
8 32 (7.39%) VB.NET
9 24 (5.54%) PHP
10 21 (4.85%) T-SQL
11 20 (4.62%) Perl
12 19 (4.39%) Objective-C
13 16 (3.70%) VB
14 13 (3.00%) Ruby
15 10 (2.31%) F#
16 9 (2.08%) Groovy
16 9 (2.08%) Magik
16 9 (2.08%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.39%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 158 (36.49%) Degree
2 30 (6.93%) PhD
3 4 (0.92%) ISEB
3 4 (0.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.46%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.70%) QA
2 5 (1.15%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (0.92%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.46%) Docker
2 2 (0.46%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (12.01%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.16%) Oracle
3 3 (0.69%) Google
3 3 (0.69%) TOWER Software
4 2 (0.46%) Progress
4 2 (0.46%) Sage
4 2 (0.46%) SAP
4 2 (0.46%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco
5 1 (0.23%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.23%) Perforce
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