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 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
UK / England
Rank 97 128 110
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2314 2418 2800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.94% 2.54% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 2.63% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2015 2135 2545
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 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
75786 92005 96275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.49% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63327 78011 80264
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 23 February 2017.

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 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
South East +16 628 £40,000 -3.61% 101
London +6 454 £53,000 +6.00% 83
North West -2 269 £37,500 -11.76% 51
East of England +33 242 £40,000 - 34
South West -1 228 £40,000 +3.89% 29
Yorkshire +47 219 £40,000 +1.91% 38
West Midlands +14 144 £39,000 +4.00% 29
East Midlands -5 109 £40,000 +6.66% 17
North East 0 29 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Software Developer
UK

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 England region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 3036 (64.01%) C#
2 2780 (58.61%) .NET
3 2221 (46.83%) JavaScript
4 2173 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
5 2005 (42.27%) HTML
6 1956 (41.24%) SQL
7 1697 (35.78%) ASP.NET
8 1689 (35.61%) MVC
9 1637 (34.51%) CSS
10 1601 (33.76%) SQL Server
11 1358 (28.63%) Java
12 1168 (24.63%) Software Engineering
13 985 (20.77%) Degree
14 917 (19.33%) AngularJS
15 881 (18.57%) jQuery
16 854 (18.01%) ASP.NET MVC
17 850 (17.92%) C++
18 790 (16.66%) TDD
18 790 (16.66%) Scrum
19 787 (16.59%) Computer Science
20 764 (16.11%) Microsoft
21 753 (15.88%) OO
22 691 (14.57%) Finance
23 680 (14.34%) .NET Framework
24 650 (13.70%) Web Services
25 641 (13.51%) HTML5
26 631 (13.30%) SDLC
27 610 (12.86%) XML
28 589 (12.42%) Python
29 556 (11.72%) Web Development

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
1 138 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
2 108 (2.28%) IIS
3 82 (1.73%) Apache
4 75 (1.58%) Apache Spark
5 73 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 71 (1.50%) CMS
6 71 (1.50%) SharePoint
7 61 (1.29%) JBoss
8 56 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 45 (0.95%) WebLogic
10 41 (0.86%) NServiceBus
10 41 (0.86%) OpenStack
11 33 (0.70%) nginx
12 31 (0.65%) Apache Solr
13 30 (0.63%) Jetty
14 27 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
15 26 (0.55%) Apache Pig
15 26 (0.55%) Drupal
15 26 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 22 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 271 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 19 (0.40%) MS Office
3 18 (0.38%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.13%) GIMP
5 4 (0.084%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.084%) Simulink
6 3 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.063%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.042%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.021%) Blender
8 1 (0.021%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.021%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 27 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.21%) Magento
4 4 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.084%) PlanetPress Connect
4 4 (0.084%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.063%) OpenText MBPM
6 2 (0.042%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.021%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.021%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.021%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.021%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.021%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.021%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.021%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 321 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 211 (4.45%) Amazon AWS
3 132 (2.78%) SaaS
4 59 (1.24%) GitHub
5 28 (0.59%) PaaS
6 22 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (0.15%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.13%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.13%) Office 365
12 5 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.11%) Datadog
12 5 (0.11%) Force.com
12 5 (0.11%) G Suite
12 5 (0.11%) Heroku
12 5 (0.11%) Slack
13 4 (0.084%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.084%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 93 (1.96%) HTTP
2 77 (1.62%) Internet
3 45 (0.95%) TCP/IP
4 19 (0.40%) Intranet
5 14 (0.30%) SSL
6 12 (0.25%) Wireshark
7 11 (0.23%) DNS
8 9 (0.19%) Wireless
9 8 (0.17%) RTP
10 7 (0.15%) Network Security
11 6 (0.13%) DHCP
11 6 (0.13%) RS-485
12 5 (0.11%) Skype
13 4 (0.084%) 3G
13 4 (0.084%) Bluetooth
13 4 (0.084%) Ethernet
13 4 (0.084%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.084%) InfiniBand
13 4 (0.084%) Kerberos
13 4 (0.084%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1601 (33.76%) SQL Server
2 427 (9.00%) MySQL
3 258 (5.44%) MongoDB
4 251 (5.29%) NoSQL
5 213 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 200 (4.22%) Big Data
7 142 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 134 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 117 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 111 (2.34%) Hadoop
11 96 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 89 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
13 83 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
14 70 (1.48%) Redis
15 56 (1.18%) RDBMS
16 44 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
17 37 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
18 32 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
19 31 (0.65%) Couchbase
20 28 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 483 (10.18%) Visual Studio
2 464 (9.78%) Git (software)
3 351 (7.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 239 (5.04%) Subversion
5 194 (4.09%) Selenium
6 158 (3.33%) JIRA
7 155 (3.27%) Jenkins
8 122 (2.57%) NUnit
9 97 (2.05%) Cucumber
10 89 (1.88%) Moq
11 86 (1.81%) TeamCity
12 78 (1.64%) WebDriver
13 77 (1.62%) Maven
14 69 (1.45%) JUnit
15 65 (1.37%) Eclipse
16 63 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
17 48 (1.01%) gulp
18 45 (0.95%) Jasmine
19 43 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 34 (0.72%) MSBuild
General
1 691 (14.57%) Finance
2 190 (4.01%) Retail
3 155 (3.27%) Telecoms
4 127 (2.68%) Banking
5 124 (2.61%) Games
6 97 (2.05%) Marketing
7 95 (2.00%) Manufacturing
8 92 (1.94%) Automotive
9 82 (1.73%) Advertising
10 68 (1.43%) Electronics
11 56 (1.18%) Front Office
12 49 (1.03%) Military
13 48 (1.01%) Legal
14 28 (0.59%) Aerospace
14 28 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 26 (0.55%) Back Office
16 24 (0.51%) Financial Institution
16 24 (0.51%) Publishing
17 19 (0.40%) Law
18 18 (0.38%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2780 (58.61%) .NET
2 2005 (42.27%) HTML
3 1697 (35.78%) ASP.NET
4 1637 (34.51%) CSS
5 917 (19.33%) AngularJS
6 881 (18.57%) jQuery
7 854 (18.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 680 (14.34%) .NET Framework
9 650 (13.70%) Web Services
10 641 (13.51%) HTML5
11 610 (12.86%) XML
12 515 (10.86%) WCF
13 425 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
14 412 (8.69%) WPF
15 358 (7.55%) Entity Framework
16 312 (6.58%) CSS3
17 299 (6.30%) Node.js
18 292 (6.16%) REST
19 289 (6.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 282 (5.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 787 (16.59%) Computer Science
2 233 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 174 (3.67%) Algorithms
4 126 (2.66%) User Experience
5 120 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 113 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 76 (1.60%) iPad
8 75 (1.58%) Data Structures
9 64 (1.35%) Fintech
10 45 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
11 43 (0.91%) N-Tier
11 43 (0.91%) PMI
12 39 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
13 37 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 33 (0.70%) Blog
14 33 (0.70%) Hedge funds
15 26 (0.55%) Derivative
15 26 (0.55%) NHS
16 25 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 21 (0.44%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 525 (11.07%) Linux
1 525 (11.07%) Windows
2 204 (4.30%) Android
3 163 (3.44%) Apple iOS
4 138 (2.91%) Unix
5 45 (0.95%) Windows Server
6 24 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 18 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.27%) AIX
9 13 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.19%) Windows Phone
11 8 (0.17%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
11 8 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.15%) CentOS
12 7 (0.15%) Solaris
12 7 (0.15%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.13%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2173 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
2 1689 (35.61%) MVC
3 1168 (24.63%) Software Engineering
4 790 (16.66%) Scrum
4 790 (16.66%) TDD
5 753 (15.88%) OO
6 631 (13.30%) SDLC
7 556 (11.72%) Web Development
8 453 (9.55%) Mathematics
9 414 (8.73%) Unit Testing
10 385 (8.12%) OOP
11 333 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
12 309 (6.51%) BDD
13 236 (4.98%) Mentoring
14 197 (4.15%) Multithreading
15 184 (3.88%) E-Commerce
16 182 (3.84%) Physics
17 174 (3.67%) SOA
18 163 (3.44%) SOLID
19 158 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3036 (64.01%) C#
2 2221 (46.83%) JavaScript
3 1956 (41.24%) SQL
4 1358 (28.63%) Java
5 850 (17.92%) C++
6 589 (12.42%) Python
7 444 (9.36%) PHP
8 390 (8.22%) VB.NET
9 364 (7.67%) T-SQL
10 324 (6.83%) C
11 228 (4.81%) Ruby
12 152 (3.20%) Perl
13 126 (2.66%) VB
14 118 (2.49%) Scala
15 95 (2.00%) Go
16 80 (1.69%) PowerShell
17 61 (1.29%) Objective-C
18 60 (1.27%) Bash Shell
19 57 (1.20%) VBA
20 52 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 985 (20.77%) Degree
2 169 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 79 (1.67%) PhD
4 61 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 43 (0.91%) PMI Certification
6 39 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 36 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.21%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.17%) HNC
10 7 (0.15%) HND
11 6 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (0.13%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.11%) ISEB
13 4 (0.084%) MCSD
14 3 (0.063%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.063%) DBS Check
14 3 (0.063%) IRCA
14 3 (0.063%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 2 (0.042%) AWS Certification
15 2 (0.042%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (4.03%) QA
2 46 (0.97%) SDET
3 15 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.21%) HL7
6 7 (0.15%) WCAG
7 5 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.084%) WAI
9 3 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.042%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.042%) SEPA
11 1 (0.021%) DICOM
11 1 (0.021%) MiFID
11 1 (0.021%) Section 508
11 1 (0.021%) TickIT
System Software
1 84 (1.77%) Docker
2 28 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.34%) Active Directory
5 14 (0.30%) Firmware
6 11 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.13%) Varnish
8 4 (0.084%) KVM
9 3 (0.063%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.042%) LXC
10 2 (0.042%) Samba
10 2 (0.042%) Snort
10 2 (0.042%) Squid
11 1 (0.021%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.021%) iptables
11 1 (0.021%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.021%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 1 (0.021%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.021%) Xen
Systems Management
1 64 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 57 (1.20%) Puppet
3 48 (1.01%) Ansible
4 24 (0.51%) Kibana
4 24 (0.51%) logstash
5 21 (0.44%) Salt
6 20 (0.42%) Terraform
7 5 (0.11%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.084%) HockeyApp
8 4 (0.084%) Nagios
8 4 (0.084%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 3 (0.063%) Grafana
9 3 (0.063%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.042%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.042%) Mesos
10 2 (0.042%) Opsview
10 2 (0.042%) Packer
10 2 (0.042%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.021%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.021%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 764 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 338 (7.13%) Oracle
3 79 (1.67%) Google
4 57 (1.20%) Xamarin
5 40 (0.84%) Zend
6 39 (0.82%) SAP
7 36 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (0.63%) VMware
9 18 (0.38%) Twitter
10 16 (0.34%) IBM
11 15 (0.32%) Apple
12 13 (0.27%) Atlassian
13 11 (0.23%) Red Hat
13 11 (0.23%) Tableau
13 11 (0.23%) Telerik
14 10 (0.21%) DevExpress
15 9 (0.19%) LexisNexis
16 8 (0.17%) Adobe
16 8 (0.17%) Remedy
17 6 (0.13%) EMC
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Parking
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30k - £36k per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits (e.g. pension, gener
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
set2recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum (Incl Bonuses)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + Pension, Sick Pay, Childcare Vouchers
Posted: 15 hours ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nortech Management Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Income Systems
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits, training & dev
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago