The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 119 106 93
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2420 2795 3463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.62% 2.80% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 2.90% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2267 2501 3082
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88902 96228 105919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.52% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75555 79766 87460
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in England

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in England

Software Developer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
South East +23 832 £42,500 +4.93% 88
London -56 478 £50,000 +5.26% 94
North West +37 207 £36,000 -5.26% 55
South West -10 191 £40,000 +14.28% 31
Yorkshire -16 186 £35,000 -6.66% 37
East of England -53 179 £40,750 +3.16% 45
West Midlands -43 160 £37,500 +7.14% 23
East Midlands -5 130 £40,000 -3.03% 14
North East +12 68 £34,875 -0.35% 9
Software Developer
UK

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 England region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 2988 (61.53%) C#
2 2678 (55.15%) .NET
3 2064 (42.50%) SQL
4 2051 (42.24%) JavaScript
5 2034 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
6 1824 (37.56%) SQL Server
7 1787 (36.80%) HTML
8 1655 (34.08%) ASP.NET
9 1472 (30.31%) CSS
10 1414 (29.12%) MVC
11 1411 (29.06%) Java
12 1315 (27.08%) Software Engineering
13 1262 (25.99%) Degree
14 1114 (22.94%) C++
15 993 (20.45%) jQuery
16 944 (19.44%) Microsoft
17 853 (17.57%) OO
18 825 (16.99%) Computer Science
19 807 (16.62%) Windows
20 795 (16.37%) Finance
21 754 (15.53%) TDD
22 752 (15.49%) .NET Framework
22 752 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
23 736 (15.16%) Web Services
24 659 (13.57%) XML
25 652 (13.43%) Visual Studio
26 634 (13.06%) Scrum
27 611 (12.58%) Linux
28 600 (12.36%) SDLC
29 556 (11.45%) WCF

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 254 (5.23%) Node.js
2 179 (3.69%) IIS
3 103 (2.12%) SharePoint
4 79 (1.63%) Apache
5 74 (1.52%) JBoss
6 72 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
7 67 (1.38%) Tomcat
8 51 (1.05%) WebLogic
9 43 (0.89%) CMS
10 40 (0.82%) WebSphere
11 39 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
12 32 (0.66%) Apache Spark
13 23 (0.47%) Confluence
13 23 (0.47%) GlassFish
14 18 (0.37%) Apache Solr
15 17 (0.35%) WordPress
16 16 (0.33%) Drupal
16 16 (0.33%) Umbraco
17 15 (0.31%) Mule
18 14 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 479 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 63 (1.30%) MS Office
3 33 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 18 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.082%) 3ds Max
8 4 (0.082%) Abaqus
8 4 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.082%) Blender
8 4 (0.082%) HipChat
8 4 (0.082%) Maya
8 4 (0.082%) NASTRAN
9 2 (0.041%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.041%) MS Project
9 2 (0.041%) Simulink
10 1 (0.021%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.021%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.021%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 38 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 16 (0.33%) SAP Business One
4 12 (0.25%) Magento
5 9 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.12%) Infor M3
8 5 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
9 4 (0.082%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.082%) SystmOne
10 3 (0.062%) Beauchamp
10 3 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.062%) Oracle Retail
11 2 (0.041%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.041%) ReMetrica
11 2 (0.041%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.041%) Sage CRM
11 2 (0.041%) Visualfiles
11 2 (0.041%) WebTrends
12 1 (0.021%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 176 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 163 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 142 (2.92%) SaaS
4 58 (1.19%) GitHub
5 34 (0.70%) PaaS
6 31 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 23 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (0.43%) IaaS
9 18 (0.37%) Amazon S3
10 16 (0.33%) Google App Engine
11 12 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.21%) Force.com
13 9 (0.19%) Google Analytics
14 7 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.12%) Office 365
16 4 (0.082%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 2 (0.041%) CloudFront
17 2 (0.041%) Firebase
17 2 (0.041%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 89 (1.83%) TCP/IP
2 74 (1.52%) Internet
3 61 (1.26%) HTTP
4 14 (0.29%) VPN
5 12 (0.25%) Wireless
6 10 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (0.16%) DNS
7 8 (0.16%) Intranet
7 8 (0.16%) SPDY
8 7 (0.14%) Bluetooth
8 7 (0.14%) SNMP
9 6 (0.12%) Firewall
9 6 (0.12%) FTP
9 6 (0.12%) NFC
9 6 (0.12%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.10%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.10%) LDAP
10 5 (0.10%) SSH
11 4 (0.082%) Broadband
11 4 (0.082%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1824 (37.56%) SQL Server
2 355 (7.31%) MySQL
3 334 (6.88%) Relational Database
4 239 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 214 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 150 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 143 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 135 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 120 (2.47%) RDBMS
10 118 (2.43%) MongoDB
11 111 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
12 101 (2.08%) Big Data
13 95 (1.96%) Oracle Database
14 72 (1.48%) Hadoop
15 68 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
15 68 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
16 67 (1.38%) Redis
17 66 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
18 46 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 45 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 652 (13.43%) Visual Studio
2 414 (8.53%) Git (software)
3 395 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 245 (5.05%) Subversion
5 182 (3.75%) NUnit
6 177 (3.64%) JIRA
7 169 (3.48%) Maven
8 152 (3.13%) Selenium
9 150 (3.09%) Jenkins
10 143 (2.94%) JUnit
11 85 (1.75%) Eclipse
12 78 (1.61%) Moq
13 69 (1.42%) Jasmine
14 57 (1.17%) Cucumber
14 57 (1.17%) TeamCity
15 54 (1.11%) ReSharper
16 52 (1.07%) MSTest
17 48 (0.99%) SpecFlow
18 42 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
19 39 (0.80%) CruiseControl
General
1 795 (16.37%) Finance
2 248 (5.11%) Telecoms
3 183 (3.77%) Games
4 175 (3.60%) Banking
4 175 (3.60%) Retail
5 131 (2.70%) Marketing
6 84 (1.73%) Manufacturing
7 83 (1.71%) Aerospace
8 69 (1.42%) Automotive
9 65 (1.34%) Back Office
10 55 (1.13%) Legal
11 54 (1.11%) Advertising
12 44 (0.91%) Electronics
13 43 (0.89%) Publishing
14 36 (0.74%) Investment Banking
15 30 (0.62%) Front Office
15 30 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
16 26 (0.54%) Law
17 25 (0.51%) Financial Institution
18 21 (0.43%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2678 (55.15%) .NET
2 1787 (36.80%) HTML
3 1655 (34.08%) ASP.NET
4 1472 (30.31%) CSS
5 993 (20.45%) jQuery
6 752 (15.49%) .NET Framework
6 752 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 736 (15.16%) Web Services
8 659 (13.57%) XML
9 556 (11.45%) WCF
10 545 (11.22%) HTML5
11 493 (10.15%) AngularJS
12 392 (8.07%) WPF
13 356 (7.33%) Ajax
14 347 (7.15%) Entity Framework
15 339 (6.98%) Spring
16 329 (6.78%) CSS3
17 322 (6.63%) ASP.NET Web API
18 258 (5.31%) WinForms
19 246 (5.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 825 (16.99%) Computer Science
2 346 (7.13%) Mathematics
3 315 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 195 (4.02%) Algorithms
5 183 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 123 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
7 114 (2.35%) User Experience
8 107 (2.20%) Physics
9 83 (1.71%) Visualisation
10 77 (1.59%) N-Tier
11 72 (1.48%) iPad
12 60 (1.24%) Data Structures
13 57 (1.17%) Hedge funds
14 55 (1.13%) Management Information System
15 46 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
16 42 (0.86%) Derivative
17 38 (0.78%) Digital Media
18 33 (0.68%) 3D Graphics
18 33 (0.68%) Artificial Intelligence
18 33 (0.68%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 807 (16.62%) Windows
2 611 (12.58%) Linux
3 312 (6.43%) Android
4 220 (4.53%) Unix
5 219 (4.51%) Apple iOS
6 99 (2.04%) Windows Server
7 66 (1.36%) Mac OS X
8 39 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 37 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
11 25 (0.51%) Mac OS
12 18 (0.37%) CentOS
12 18 (0.37%) Debian
12 18 (0.37%) Ubuntu
13 16 (0.33%) AIX
13 16 (0.33%) Tizen
14 15 (0.31%) Windows 8
15 13 (0.27%) Windows 7
16 10 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2034 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1414 (29.12%) MVC
3 1315 (27.08%) Software Engineering
4 853 (17.57%) OO
5 754 (15.53%) TDD
6 634 (13.06%) Scrum
7 600 (12.36%) SDLC
8 533 (10.98%) Web Development
9 422 (8.69%) Unit Testing
10 408 (8.40%) OOP
11 340 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
12 269 (5.54%) OOD
13 256 (5.27%) Mentoring
14 225 (4.63%) Multithreading
15 211 (4.35%) BDD
16 191 (3.93%) Open Source
17 181 (3.73%) SOA
18 179 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
19 161 (3.32%) Continuous Improvement
19 161 (3.32%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2988 (61.53%) C#
2 2064 (42.50%) SQL
3 2051 (42.24%) JavaScript
4 1411 (29.06%) Java
5 1114 (22.94%) C++
6 519 (10.69%) Python
7 466 (9.60%) PHP
8 455 (9.37%) VB.NET
9 454 (9.35%) T-SQL
10 378 (7.78%) C
11 208 (4.28%) VB
12 186 (3.83%) Ruby
13 140 (2.88%) PL/SQL
14 138 (2.84%) Perl
15 110 (2.27%) Objective-C
16 85 (1.75%) Scala
17 73 (1.50%) Bash Shell
17 73 (1.50%) VBA
18 67 (1.38%) VB6
19 62 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1262 (25.99%) Degree
2 173 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 139 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 105 (2.16%) SC Cleared
5 62 (1.28%) PhD
6 55 (1.13%) DV Cleared
7 38 (0.78%) MCTS
8 21 (0.43%) HND
9 20 (0.41%) MCSD
10 17 (0.35%) DBS Check
10 17 (0.35%) MCPD
11 15 (0.31%) MCAD
12 9 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.14%) OCPJP
14 5 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (0.10%) MCSA
15 4 (0.082%) BC Cleared
15 4 (0.082%) MCP
16 3 (0.062%) ISEB
16 3 (0.062%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 287 (5.91%) QA
2 31 (0.64%) SDET
3 13 (0.27%) SLA
4 9 (0.19%) GAMP
5 8 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.041%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.021%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.021%) GMP
8 1 (0.021%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.021%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.021%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.021%) TickIT
System Software
1 40 (0.82%) Docker
2 37 (0.76%) Firmware
3 35 (0.72%) Varnish
4 16 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 16 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.19%) HDFS
7 6 (0.12%) Btrfs
7 6 (0.12%) NFS
8 5 (0.10%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.082%) Cygwin
9 4 (0.082%) iptables
9 4 (0.082%) Xen
9 4 (0.082%) XenServer
10 3 (0.062%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.041%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.021%) Squid
12 1 (0.021%) zsh
Systems Management
1 43 (0.89%) Puppet
2 32 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (0.43%) Control-M
4 14 (0.29%) Ansible
5 6 (0.12%) Mesos
6 4 (0.082%) Rundeck
6 4 (0.082%) Salt
7 3 (0.062%) Wonderware InTouch
8 2 (0.041%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.041%) logstash
8 2 (0.041%) StatsD
8 2 (0.041%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.021%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.021%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.021%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.021%) Terraform
Vendors
1 944 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 481 (9.91%) Oracle
3 77 (1.59%) Google
4 58 (1.19%) SAP
5 54 (1.11%) Xamarin
6 50 (1.03%) Apple
7 42 (0.86%) TOWER Software
8 37 (0.76%) Informatica
9 36 (0.74%) Telerik
10 33 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
11 26 (0.54%) VMware
12 25 (0.51%) IBM
13 22 (0.45%) EPiServer
14 21 (0.43%) Atlassian
15 19 (0.39%) Zend
16 18 (0.37%) Twitter
17 17 (0.35%) Red Hat
17 17 (0.35%) Sybase
18 16 (0.33%) webMethods
19 15 (0.31%) Progress
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-55,000
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West London
College of Policing Ltd-
Salary: From £32,744 to £46,359 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar
Posted: 3 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £39000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 100k per year + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45k - 75k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £250000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago