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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
England / East of England
Rank 57 90 59
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 241 195 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.15% 2.83% 4.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 2.92% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 219 173 268
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,200 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
5633 6678 6963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.95% 97.08% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4646 5503 5630
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +38 135 £34,750 -26.84% 18
Hertfordshire -3 46 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Essex +15 23 £37,500 +1.35% 4
Suffolk -2 21 £35,000 +7.69%
Norfolk -7 9 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Bedfordshire +14 8 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 254 (53.59%) C#
2 222 (46.84%) Java
3 206 (43.46%) .NET
4 176 (37.13%) JavaScript
5 175 (36.92%) Degree
6 172 (36.29%) C++
7 171 (36.08%) SQL
8 170 (35.86%) Software Engineering
8 170 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
9 158 (33.33%) Computer Science
10 148 (31.22%) HTML
11 132 (27.85%) ASP.NET
12 121 (25.53%) CSS
13 113 (23.84%) Python
14 97 (20.46%) MVC
15 88 (18.57%) Linux
16 85 (17.93%) C
17 84 (17.72%) Mathematics
18 82 (17.30%) Algorithms
19 80 (16.88%) Windows
20 77 (16.24%) Physics
21 75 (15.82%) SDLC
22 67 (14.14%) SQL Server
23 66 (13.92%) OO
24 64 (13.50%) HTML5
25 63 (13.29%) AngularJS
26 62 (13.08%) Scrum
27 59 (12.45%) Web Development
28 53 (11.18%) TDD
28 53 (11.18%) 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 16 (3.38%) Apache
2 10 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.69%) NServiceBus
5 7 (1.48%) IIS
5 7 (1.48%) OpenStack
5 7 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.84%) JBoss
7 3 (0.63%) CMS
7 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.42%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.21%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.21%) Luigi
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.21%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 19 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.48%) SaaS
3 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.53%) Internet
1 12 (2.53%) SSL
2 11 (2.32%) HTTP
3 7 (1.48%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.05%) Wireless
5 2 (0.42%) Firewall
5 2 (0.42%) IPv6
6 1 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.02%) Relational Database
3 23 (4.85%) Big Data
4 18 (3.80%) MySQL
4 18 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (3.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.32%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.11%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.90%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.69%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.48%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.42%) FileMaker
14 2 (0.42%) Neo4j
14 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
15 1 (0.21%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 44 (9.28%) Visual Studio
2 43 (9.07%) Git (software)
3 36 (7.59%) Subversion
4 27 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (5.27%) Eclipse
5 25 (5.27%) Jenkins
6 24 (5.06%) Selenium
7 23 (4.85%) JUnit
8 19 (4.01%) Cucumber
9 16 (3.38%) LabVIEW
9 16 (3.38%) NUnit
10 14 (2.95%) Maven
11 11 (2.32%) JIRA
11 11 (2.32%) Mercurial
12 8 (1.69%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.27%) Capybara
13 6 (1.27%) MSBuild
13 6 (1.27%) NetBeans
13 6 (1.27%) Toad
14 5 (1.05%) Ranorex
General
1 53 (11.18%) Finance
2 15 (3.16%) Automotive
3 10 (2.11%) Games
4 9 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (1.69%) Electronics
5 8 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.48%) Retail
7 6 (1.27%) Advertising
7 6 (1.27%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.05%) Banking
8 5 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.63%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (43.46%) .NET
2 148 (31.22%) HTML
3 132 (27.85%) ASP.NET
4 121 (25.53%) CSS
5 64 (13.50%) HTML5
6 63 (13.29%) AngularJS
7 52 (10.97%) jQuery
8 44 (9.28%) XML
9 42 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (8.86%) Web Services
10 41 (8.65%) .NET Framework
11 40 (8.44%) CSS3
12 33 (6.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (6.96%) Spring
13 27 (5.70%) Entity Framework
13 27 (5.70%) J2EE
13 27 (5.70%) REST
14 25 (5.27%) Node.js
15 20 (4.22%) JSON
16 19 (4.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 158 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 84 (17.72%) Mathematics
3 82 (17.30%) Algorithms
4 77 (16.24%) Physics
5 21 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.80%) Informatics
7 16 (3.38%) Artificial Intelligence
8 14 (2.95%) User Experience
8 14 (2.95%) Visualisation
9 12 (2.53%) Data Structures
10 10 (2.11%) Internet of Things
11 8 (1.69%) Statistics
12 7 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.27%) e-Learning
13 6 (1.27%) Fintech
13 6 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (1.05%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.05%) Smart Home
15 4 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
15 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 88 (18.57%) Linux
2 80 (16.88%) Windows
3 20 (4.22%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.32%) Android
5 10 (2.11%) Unix
6 9 (1.90%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.42%) Debian
10 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
1 170 (35.86%) Software Engineering
2 97 (20.46%) MVC
3 75 (15.82%) SDLC
4 66 (13.92%) OO
5 62 (13.08%) Scrum
6 59 (12.45%) Web Development
7 53 (11.18%) TDD
8 44 (9.28%) Multithreading
9 43 (9.07%) OOP
10 36 (7.59%) Machine Learning
11 32 (6.75%) Unit Testing
12 26 (5.49%) Software Architecture
13 25 (5.27%) OOD
14 24 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (4.85%) BDD
16 22 (4.64%) Bioinformatics
17 20 (4.22%) E-Commerce
17 20 (4.22%) Mentoring
18 16 (3.38%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 254 (53.59%) C#
2 222 (46.84%) Java
3 176 (37.13%) JavaScript
4 172 (36.29%) C++
5 171 (36.08%) SQL
6 113 (23.84%) Python
7 85 (17.93%) C
8 40 (8.44%) Perl
9 30 (6.33%) PHP
10 21 (4.43%) Ruby
10 21 (4.43%) T-SQL
11 17 (3.59%) Objective-C
12 15 (3.16%) VB.NET
13 11 (2.32%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.90%) Groovy
15 8 (1.69%) Embedded C++
15 8 (1.69%) VB
16 7 (1.48%) Lua
16 7 (1.48%) Uniface
17 5 (1.05%) F#
Qualifications
1 175 (36.92%) Degree
2 31 (6.54%) PhD
3 9 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.05%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.63%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.63%) ISEB
6 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) CISSP
7 1 (0.21%) GSEC
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.75%) QA
2 5 (1.05%) SDET
3 1 (0.21%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (0.84%) Docker
1 4 (0.84%) Hyper-V
1 4 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.63%) KVM
3 1 (0.21%) Firmware
3 1 (0.21%) LXC
3 1 (0.21%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.21%) Mesos
Vendors
1 50 (10.55%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.91%) Oracle
3 6 (1.27%) Xamarin
4 4 (0.84%) Apple
4 4 (0.84%) VMware
5 2 (0.42%) Google
5 2 (0.42%) Progress
5 2 (0.42%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe
6 1 (0.21%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.21%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.21%) Perforce
6 1 (0.21%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.21%) SAP
6 1 (0.21%) Virgin Media
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 per annum + 25 days holiday, healthcare and much more
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £1 per annum + Highly competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £28k-£36k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Cranfield University
Salary: £35,244 - £44,055
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ DoE
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k plus great benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £60 - £70 per annum + Benefits, Gym, Free parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hyperspheric Solutions Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum , 25 days holiday p.a. plus public h
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago