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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 67 91 65
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 234 201 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.61% 2.81% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 2.90% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 208 188 288
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,200 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
6257 6926 7773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.63% 96.70% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5090 5783 6357
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +21 122 £39,000 -13.33% 31
Hertfordshire -4 42 £37,500 - 3
Suffolk +2 26 £37,500 +82.92%
Essex -3 19 £36,500 -1.35% 6
Norfolk -7 16 £42,500 +24.08% 1
Bedfordshire -2 10 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 278 (57.44%) C#
2 241 (49.79%) .NET
3 222 (45.87%) Java
4 184 (38.02%) Degree
5 179 (36.98%) JavaScript
6 175 (36.16%) Software Engineering
7 174 (35.95%) C++
8 173 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
9 169 (34.92%) Computer Science
10 168 (34.71%) SQL
11 163 (33.68%) HTML
12 147 (30.37%) ASP.NET
13 122 (25.21%) CSS
14 107 (22.11%) MVC
15 101 (20.87%) Python
16 99 (20.45%) Linux
17 87 (17.98%) C
18 86 (17.77%) Web Development
19 84 (17.36%) Windows
19 84 (17.36%) SDLC
20 83 (17.15%) Mathematics
21 80 (16.53%) Physics
22 77 (15.91%) Algorithms
23 67 (13.84%) OO
23 67 (13.84%) HTML5
24 63 (13.02%) SQL Server
25 59 (12.19%) TDD
26 55 (11.36%) Microsoft
27 53 (10.95%) jQuery
28 52 (10.74%) Finance

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 18 (3.72%) Apache
2 13 (2.69%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.65%) IIS
4 8 (1.65%) NServiceBus
5 7 (1.45%) Smallworld
5 7 (1.45%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.24%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.83%) CMS
7 4 (0.83%) JBoss
8 3 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.21%) Luigi
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.21%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 16 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.83%) MS Office
3 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.62%) SaaS
4 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) GitHub
5 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.31%) Internet
2 11 (2.27%) HTTP
2 11 (2.27%) SSL
2 11 (2.27%) Wireless
3 7 (1.45%) Intranet
4 5 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.41%) Firewall
5 2 (0.41%) IPv6
5 2 (0.41%) Network Security
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.26%) Relational Database
3 28 (5.79%) Big Data
4 23 (4.75%) MySQL
5 16 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (2.69%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.27%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.07%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.65%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.45%) GIS
10 7 (1.45%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.21%) FileMaker
13 1 (0.21%) Informix
13 1 (0.21%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.21%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 46 (9.50%) Visual Studio
2 45 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 29 (5.99%) Selenium
4 28 (5.79%) Subversion
5 21 (4.34%) Eclipse
6 19 (3.93%) Cucumber
6 19 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (3.72%) Jenkins
8 17 (3.51%) LabVIEW
9 15 (3.10%) JIRA
9 15 (3.10%) JUnit
10 13 (2.69%) Maven
10 13 (2.69%) Mercurial
10 13 (2.69%) NUnit
11 10 (2.07%) Capybara
12 7 (1.45%) Ranorex
12 7 (1.45%) Rhino Mocks
13 6 (1.24%) NetBeans
13 6 (1.24%) Toad
14 4 (0.83%) HP UFT
General
1 52 (10.74%) Finance
2 18 (3.72%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.31%) Automotive
4 10 (2.07%) Games
5 9 (1.86%) Aerospace
5 9 (1.86%) Retail
6 8 (1.65%) Electronics
6 8 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.45%) Advertising
7 7 (1.45%) Billing
8 5 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.41%) Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (49.79%) .NET
2 163 (33.68%) HTML
3 147 (30.37%) ASP.NET
4 122 (25.21%) CSS
5 67 (13.84%) HTML5
6 53 (10.95%) jQuery
7 50 (10.33%) XML
8 47 (9.71%) Web Services
9 46 (9.50%) AngularJS
10 40 (8.26%) .NET Framework
10 40 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (7.85%) Spring
12 37 (7.64%) CSS3
13 33 (6.82%) J2EE
14 28 (5.79%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (5.58%) Entity Framework
16 26 (5.37%) REST
17 21 (4.34%) WCF
18 18 (3.72%) Node.js
18 18 (3.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 169 (34.92%) Computer Science
2 83 (17.15%) Mathematics
3 80 (16.53%) Physics
4 77 (15.91%) Algorithms
5 21 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.10%) User Experience
7 13 (2.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 12 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.48%) Informatics
9 10 (2.07%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.86%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.65%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.65%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.45%) Economics
12 7 (1.45%) Fintech
12 7 (1.45%) Statistics
13 6 (1.24%) Biology
14 4 (0.83%) Internet of Things
14 4 (0.83%) Ontologies
14 4 (0.83%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 99 (20.45%) Linux
2 84 (17.36%) Windows
3 26 (5.37%) Apple iOS
4 21 (4.34%) Unix
5 18 (3.72%) Android
6 7 (1.45%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.83%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.41%) Debian
9 2 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (36.16%) Software Engineering
2 173 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (22.11%) MVC
4 86 (17.77%) Web Development
5 84 (17.36%) SDLC
6 67 (13.84%) OO
7 59 (12.19%) TDD
8 52 (10.74%) Scrum
9 43 (8.88%) OOP
10 38 (7.85%) Multithreading
11 35 (7.23%) Unit Testing
12 34 (7.02%) Machine Learning
13 26 (5.37%) BDD
14 22 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (4.55%) OOD
15 21 (4.34%) E-Commerce
15 21 (4.34%) Software Architecture
15 21 (4.34%) Web Application Development
16 20 (4.13%) Mentoring
17 19 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 278 (57.44%) C#
2 222 (45.87%) Java
3 179 (36.98%) JavaScript
4 174 (35.95%) C++
5 168 (34.71%) SQL
6 101 (20.87%) Python
7 87 (17.98%) C
8 34 (7.02%) Perl
9 32 (6.61%) PHP
10 25 (5.17%) Objective-C
11 22 (4.55%) Ruby
11 22 (4.55%) VB.NET
12 19 (3.93%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.07%) Groovy
14 9 (1.86%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.86%) VB
15 8 (1.65%) Embedded C++
15 8 (1.65%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.45%) F#
16 7 (1.45%) Magik
Qualifications
1 184 (38.02%) Degree
2 36 (7.44%) PhD
3 8 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.83%) ISEB
4 4 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.26%) QA
2 7 (1.45%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (0.62%) Docker
1 3 (0.62%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.41%) KVM
3 1 (0.21%) Firmware
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.79%) Oracle
3 6 (1.24%) Xamarin
4 4 (0.83%) Apple
5 3 (0.62%) Google
6 2 (0.41%) Progress
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco
7 1 (0.21%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.21%) Perforce
7 1 (0.21%) SAP
7 1 (0.21%) Virgin Media
7 1 (0.21%) VMware
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