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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
England / East of England
Rank 57 90 66
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 242 213 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.12% 2.97% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 3.07% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 224 176 263
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
5659 6938 7136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.36% 96.74% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4619 5636 5808
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +21 112 £35,000 -22.22% 17
Hertfordshire +22 70 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Essex +31 31 £39,729 -3.10% 3
Suffolk -5 15 £40,000 +23.07%
Bedfordshire +21 10 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Norfolk -17 5 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 (53.36%) C#
2 214 (44.96%) Java
3 205 (43.07%) .NET
4 186 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
5 182 (38.24%) JavaScript
6 172 (36.13%) Degree
7 162 (34.03%) C++
8 160 (33.61%) SQL
9 158 (33.19%) Software Engineering
10 149 (31.30%) Computer Science
11 143 (30.04%) HTML
12 139 (29.20%) ASP.NET
13 118 (24.79%) CSS
14 107 (22.48%) Python
15 106 (22.27%) MVC
16 88 (18.49%) Mathematics
17 81 (17.02%) Windows
18 79 (16.60%) C
18 79 (16.60%) AngularJS
19 75 (15.76%) Physics
20 74 (15.55%) Scrum
21 72 (15.13%) OO
21 72 (15.13%) SDLC
22 71 (14.92%) Algorithms
22 71 (14.92%) Linux
23 68 (14.29%) SQL Server
24 62 (13.03%) TDD
24 62 (13.03%) HTML5
25 58 (12.18%) jQuery
25 58 (12.18%) Web Development

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 12 (2.52%) OpenStack
2 9 (1.89%) NServiceBus
2 9 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.68%) Apache
3 8 (1.68%) IIS
4 7 (1.47%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.84%) CMS
5 4 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.42%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.21%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.21%) Luigi
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.10%) SaaS
3 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) GitHub
5 1 (0.21%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.31%) Internet
2 10 (2.10%) HTTP
3 7 (1.47%) SSL
4 6 (1.26%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.05%) Wireless
6 3 (0.63%) VoIP
7 2 (0.42%) Firewall
7 2 (0.42%) Skype
7 2 (0.42%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.21%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.21%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.78%) MySQL
5 16 (3.36%) Big Data
6 15 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (2.52%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.47%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.26%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.05%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.84%) FileMaker
11 4 (0.84%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.84%) Redis
11 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.42%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.42%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 40 (8.40%) Git (software)
3 34 (7.14%) Subversion
4 22 (4.62%) Cucumber
4 22 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (3.78%) Jenkins
5 18 (3.78%) JUnit
5 18 (3.78%) Selenium
6 17 (3.57%) Eclipse
7 15 (3.15%) LabVIEW
8 13 (2.73%) NUnit
9 11 (2.31%) Maven
10 8 (1.68%) TeamCity
11 7 (1.47%) gulp
11 7 (1.47%) JBehave
11 7 (1.47%) JIRA
11 7 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
11 7 (1.47%) Mercurial
11 7 (1.47%) WebDriver
12 6 (1.26%) Moq
General
1 51 (10.71%) Finance
2 13 (2.73%) Automotive
3 9 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (1.68%) Electronics
5 7 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.26%) Advertising
6 6 (1.26%) Banking
6 6 (1.26%) Games
7 5 (1.05%) Legal
8 4 (0.84%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.84%) Retail
9 3 (0.63%) Marketing
10 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (43.07%) .NET
2 143 (30.04%) HTML
3 139 (29.20%) ASP.NET
4 118 (24.79%) CSS
5 79 (16.60%) AngularJS
6 62 (13.03%) HTML5
7 58 (12.18%) jQuery
8 47 (9.87%) .NET Framework
8 47 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (9.24%) CSS3
10 42 (8.82%) XML
11 36 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 36 (7.56%) Web Services
12 32 (6.72%) Entity Framework
13 29 (6.09%) Node.js
14 25 (5.25%) Spring
15 22 (4.62%) REST
15 22 (4.62%) WPF
16 19 (3.99%) JSON
17 16 (3.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 149 (31.30%) Computer Science
2 71 (14.92%) Algorithms
3 24 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (2.94%) User Experience
5 12 (2.52%) Data Structures
6 10 (2.10%) Internet of Things
7 6 (1.26%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.26%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.26%) Smart Home
8 5 (1.05%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.05%) Fintech
8 5 (1.05%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.84%) Grid Computing
10 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.63%) Life Science
10 3 (0.63%) NHS
11 2 (0.42%) Home Automation
11 2 (0.42%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 81 (17.02%) Windows
2 71 (14.92%) Linux
3 26 (5.46%) Apple iOS
4 18 (3.78%) Android
5 9 (1.89%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.47%) Unix
7 4 (0.84%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.21%) Debian
8 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (33.19%) Software Engineering
3 106 (22.27%) MVC
4 88 (18.49%) Mathematics
5 75 (15.76%) Physics
6 74 (15.55%) Scrum
7 72 (15.13%) OO
7 72 (15.13%) SDLC
8 62 (13.03%) TDD
9 58 (12.18%) Web Development
10 47 (9.87%) OOP
11 39 (8.19%) Multithreading
12 38 (7.98%) Machine Learning
13 28 (5.88%) BDD
13 28 (5.88%) Unit Testing
14 27 (5.67%) Software Architecture
15 25 (5.25%) Informatics
16 24 (5.04%) Bioinformatics
16 24 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (5.04%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 254 (53.36%) C#
2 214 (44.96%) Java
3 182 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 162 (34.03%) C++
5 160 (33.61%) SQL
6 107 (22.48%) Python
7 79 (16.60%) C
8 38 (7.98%) Perl
9 27 (5.67%) PHP
10 25 (5.25%) T-SQL
11 19 (3.99%) Objective-C
12 17 (3.57%) Ruby
13 14 (2.94%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.89%) Embedded C++
14 9 (1.89%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.68%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.47%) ES6
16 7 (1.47%) VB
17 6 (1.26%) Lua
17 6 (1.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 172 (36.13%) Degree
2 35 (7.35%) PhD
3 8 (1.68%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.05%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.63%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.42%) ISEB
6 2 (0.42%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.21%) CISSP
7 1 (0.21%) GSEC
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.72%) QA
2 9 (1.89%) 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 2 (0.42%) KVM
2 2 (0.42%) LXC
3 1 (0.21%) Firmware
3 1 (0.21%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) HockeyApp
1 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.21%) Mesos
Vendors
1 43 (9.03%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.04%) Oracle
3 8 (1.68%) Apple
4 7 (1.47%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.05%) Google
6 4 (0.84%) VMware
7 3 (0.63%) Progress
8 2 (0.42%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.42%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco
9 1 (0.21%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.21%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.21%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.21%) SAP
9 1 (0.21%) Snow
9 1 (0.21%) Virgin Media
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £65,000 package (great bens)
Posted: 2 days ago
Diss, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + plus bonus, package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Send
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Excellent salary, bonus scheme, pension contribution matching (up to 5
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 7 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
TD Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible hours, training & more
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
TD Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Flexible working, 34 days' holiday,
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £18560 - £21057 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k dep. on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex, UK
University of Essex
Salary: At Grade 7 £29,301 - £32,004 per annum, At grade 8 £32,004 - £38,183 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridgeshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago