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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 108 136 112
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2337 2376 2841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.78% 2.40% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 2.48% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2101 2126 2530
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
81095 95808 102984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.64% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67904 80693 85946
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 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
South East +23 683 £40,000 -3.61% 76
London +35 492 £50,000 - 70
North West +20 242 £37,500 - 39
East of England +33 233 £37,500 -6.25% 42
South West -5 211 £40,000 +14.28% 37
Yorkshire +23 190 £37,500 -6.25% 35
West Midlands -20 150 £37,500 +4.89% 24
East Midlands -20 107 £40,000 +14.28% 26
North East +6 36 £38,500 +13.23% 5
Software Developer
UK

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 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 England region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 3093 (63.43%) C#
2 2913 (59.74%) .NET
3 2189 (44.89%) JavaScript
4 2166 (44.42%) Agile Software Development
5 2080 (42.66%) SQL
6 2010 (41.22%) HTML
7 1751 (35.91%) SQL Server
8 1749 (35.87%) ASP.NET
9 1699 (34.84%) MVC
10 1641 (33.65%) CSS
11 1377 (28.24%) Java
12 1272 (26.09%) Software Engineering
13 1085 (22.25%) Degree
14 951 (19.50%) jQuery
15 906 (18.58%) C++
16 891 (18.27%) ASP.NET MVC
17 887 (18.19%) Computer Science
18 852 (17.47%) TDD
19 833 (17.08%) Microsoft
20 821 (16.84%) Finance
21 801 (16.43%) OO
22 761 (15.61%) Scrum
23 743 (15.24%) AngularJS
24 697 (14.29%) .NET Framework
25 676 (13.86%) Web Services
26 658 (13.49%) SDLC
27 639 (13.11%) XML
28 618 (12.67%) Python
29 598 (12.26%) Windows
30 591 (12.12%) Linux

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
1 124 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
2 112 (2.30%) IIS
3 104 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 89 (1.83%) JBoss
5 80 (1.64%) Apache
5 80 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 70 (1.44%) CMS
6 70 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 65 (1.33%) Apache Spark
8 63 (1.29%) WebLogic
9 51 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 46 (0.94%) Apache Solr
11 42 (0.86%) NServiceBus
12 33 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
13 28 (0.57%) Confluence
14 27 (0.55%) Umbraco
15 26 (0.53%) Jetty
15 26 (0.53%) nginx
16 23 (0.47%) Drupal
17 22 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 285 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 37 (0.76%) MS Office
3 20 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.12%) GIMP
5 5 (0.10%) Simulink
6 4 (0.082%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.062%) InDesign
7 3 (0.062%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.041%) Blender
8 2 (0.041%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.021%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.021%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.021%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.021%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 33 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 32 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.10%) Magento
4 3 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.062%) ReMetrica
5 2 (0.041%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.021%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.021%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.021%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.021%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.021%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.021%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 322 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 177 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 83 (1.70%) SaaS
4 66 (1.35%) GitHub
5 36 (0.74%) PaaS
6 15 (0.31%) iTunes
7 14 (0.29%) G Suite
7 14 (0.29%) Slack
8 12 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.25%) Trello
9 11 (0.23%) Basecamp
9 11 (0.23%) Dropbox
10 8 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.12%) Google App Engine
12 5 (0.10%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.10%) TestFlight
13 4 (0.082%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.082%) IaaS
13 4 (0.082%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 88 (1.80%) HTTP
2 85 (1.74%) Internet
3 53 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.43%) Intranet
5 18 (0.37%) SSL
6 16 (0.33%) Network Security
7 15 (0.31%) Wireless
8 10 (0.21%) Wireshark
9 9 (0.18%) DNS
9 9 (0.18%) RTP
9 9 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.10%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.10%) DHCP
10 5 (0.10%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.082%) Firewall
11 4 (0.082%) RS-232
11 4 (0.082%) RS-485
11 4 (0.082%) SNMP
11 4 (0.082%) SSH
11 4 (0.082%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1751 (35.91%) SQL Server
2 454 (9.31%) MySQL
3 263 (5.39%) NoSQL
4 260 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 259 (5.31%) MongoDB
6 188 (3.86%) Big Data
7 166 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 146 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
9 128 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 115 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 112 (2.30%) Hadoop
12 110 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 87 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
14 79 (1.62%) Redis
15 56 (1.15%) RDBMS
16 54 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
17 44 (0.90%) Oracle Database
18 36 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
19 31 (0.64%) GIS
20 29 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 556 (11.40%) Visual Studio
2 494 (10.13%) Git (software)
3 375 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 262 (5.37%) Subversion
5 197 (4.04%) Selenium
6 180 (3.69%) Jenkins
7 176 (3.61%) JIRA
8 140 (2.87%) NUnit
9 101 (2.07%) Maven
10 97 (1.99%) Cucumber
11 96 (1.97%) Moq
12 89 (1.83%) Eclipse
13 69 (1.42%) TeamCity
13 69 (1.42%) WebDriver
14 66 (1.35%) JUnit
15 54 (1.11%) Jasmine
16 53 (1.09%) SpecFlow
17 50 (1.03%) Mockito
18 48 (0.98%) gulp
19 47 (0.96%) webpack
General
1 821 (16.84%) Finance
2 199 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 154 (3.16%) Retail
4 137 (2.81%) Banking
5 136 (2.79%) Games
6 108 (2.21%) Automotive
7 102 (2.09%) Manufacturing
8 87 (1.78%) Marketing
9 77 (1.58%) Electronics
10 62 (1.27%) Aerospace
11 61 (1.25%) Legal
12 60 (1.23%) Advertising
13 49 (1.00%) Front Office
14 36 (0.74%) Back Office
15 32 (0.66%) Financial Institution
16 30 (0.62%) Military
17 29 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
18 25 (0.51%) Publishing
19 24 (0.49%) Law
20 19 (0.39%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2913 (59.74%) .NET
2 2010 (41.22%) HTML
3 1749 (35.87%) ASP.NET
4 1641 (33.65%) CSS
5 951 (19.50%) jQuery
6 891 (18.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 743 (15.24%) AngularJS
8 697 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 676 (13.86%) Web Services
10 639 (13.11%) XML
11 585 (12.00%) HTML5
12 584 (11.98%) WCF
13 445 (9.13%) ASP.NET Web API
14 409 (8.39%) WPF
15 345 (7.08%) Entity Framework
16 308 (6.32%) CSS3
17 292 (5.99%) Spring
18 281 (5.76%) WinForms
19 280 (5.74%) Node.js
20 279 (5.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 887 (18.19%) Computer Science
2 396 (8.12%) Mathematics
3 230 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 205 (4.20%) Physics
5 200 (4.10%) Algorithms
6 152 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
7 137 (2.81%) User Experience
8 129 (2.65%) Mobile App
9 85 (1.74%) Data Structures
10 69 (1.42%) iPad
11 61 (1.25%) N-Tier
12 57 (1.17%) Visualisation
13 46 (0.94%) Fintech
14 45 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
15 44 (0.90%) Client/Server
16 42 (0.86%) PMI
17 41 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
18 38 (0.78%) Hedge funds
19 36 (0.74%) Blog
20 28 (0.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 598 (12.26%) Windows
2 591 (12.12%) Linux
3 207 (4.25%) Unix
4 195 (4.00%) Android
5 170 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 56 (1.15%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (0.33%) Mac OS
9 14 (0.29%) Ubuntu
9 14 (0.29%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.21%) AIX
12 9 (0.18%) CentOS
12 9 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (0.12%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.10%) Solaris
15 5 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2166 (44.42%) Agile Software Development
2 1699 (34.84%) MVC
3 1272 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 852 (17.47%) TDD
5 801 (16.43%) OO
6 761 (15.61%) Scrum
7 658 (13.49%) SDLC
8 588 (12.06%) Web Development
9 398 (8.16%) OOP
10 387 (7.94%) Unit Testing
11 367 (7.53%) BDD
12 324 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
13 285 (5.84%) Mentoring
14 207 (4.25%) Multithreading
15 188 (3.86%) SOA
16 176 (3.61%) E-Commerce
17 165 (3.38%) OOD
18 164 (3.36%) DevOps
19 145 (2.97%) Project Management
20 142 (2.91%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3093 (63.43%) C#
2 2189 (44.89%) JavaScript
3 2080 (42.66%) SQL
4 1377 (28.24%) Java
5 906 (18.58%) C++
6 618 (12.67%) Python
7 421 (8.63%) PHP
8 405 (8.31%) T-SQL
9 398 (8.16%) VB.NET
10 360 (7.38%) C
11 196 (4.02%) Ruby
12 158 (3.24%) Perl
13 127 (2.60%) Scala
13 127 (2.60%) VB
14 87 (1.78%) Bash Shell
15 70 (1.44%) PowerShell
16 69 (1.42%) PL/SQL
16 69 (1.42%) TypeScript
17 68 (1.39%) Go
18 67 (1.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1085 (22.25%) Degree
2 136 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 86 (1.76%) PhD
4 67 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (1.05%) SC Cleared
6 42 (0.86%) PMI Certification
7 30 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 16 (0.33%) MCSD
9 15 (0.31%) ISTQB
10 11 (0.23%) MCAD
11 9 (0.18%) HND
11 9 (0.18%) ISEB
12 8 (0.16%) HNC
13 6 (0.12%) MCTS
13 6 (0.12%) Postgraduate
14 5 (0.10%) PMP
15 4 (0.082%) DBS Check
16 3 (0.062%) BPSS Clearance
16 3 (0.062%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 3 (0.062%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (4.74%) QA
2 64 (1.31%) SDET
3 16 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.21%) HL7
4 10 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.16%) GAMP
6 6 (0.12%) WCAG
7 4 (0.082%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.082%) WAI
8 3 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.021%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.021%) DICOM
9 1 (0.021%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (1.11%) Docker
2 23 (0.47%) Firmware
3 16 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 14 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.14%) Apache Flume
6 7 (0.14%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.10%) KVM
8 3 (0.062%) Varnish
9 2 (0.041%) Samba
9 2 (0.041%) Squid
9 2 (0.041%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.021%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 51 (1.05%) Puppet
2 48 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (0.68%) Ansible
4 21 (0.43%) Kibana
4 21 (0.43%) logstash
5 20 (0.41%) Salt
6 11 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.12%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 5 (0.10%) Grafana
9 3 (0.062%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.041%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.041%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.041%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.041%) Terraform
11 1 (0.021%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.021%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.021%) Mesos
11 1 (0.021%) Packer
Vendors
1 833 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 416 (8.53%) Oracle
3 75 (1.54%) Google
4 66 (1.35%) Xamarin
5 45 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
6 37 (0.76%) SAP
7 33 (0.68%) Zend
8 25 (0.51%) Sybase
9 16 (0.33%) Apple
9 16 (0.33%) Atlassian
10 15 (0.31%) IBM
10 15 (0.31%) Twitter
11 14 (0.29%) Telerik
11 14 (0.29%) VMware
12 12 (0.25%) Progress
13 11 (0.23%) Adobe
13 11 (0.23%) Tableau
14 10 (0.21%) CA Agile Central
14 10 (0.21%) Red Hat
15 9 (0.18%) Dell
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