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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
UK / England
Rank 102 134 112
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2267 2217 2722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.88% 2.37% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 2.46% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2002 1989 2447
Median salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £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
75891 90278 94879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 63467 76551 79541
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 January 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 19 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
South East +21 637 £40,000 -3.61% 77
London +24 465 £50,000 - 66
North West +5 247 £37,500 -11.76% 52
East of England +35 245 £37,500 -6.25% 38
South West +12 230 £40,000 +6.66% 27
Yorkshire +44 198 £40,000 -5.88% 41
West Midlands -11 128 £40,000 +6.66% 43
East Midlands -11 92 £38,500 +2.66% 25
North East +14 29 £35,000 - 10
Software Developer
UK

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 2980 (63.63%) C#
2 2758 (58.89%) .NET
3 2141 (45.72%) Agile Software Development
4 2134 (45.57%) JavaScript
5 1980 (42.28%) HTML
6 1943 (41.49%) SQL
7 1643 (35.08%) ASP.NET
8 1626 (34.72%) SQL Server
9 1617 (34.53%) MVC
10 1593 (34.02%) CSS
11 1320 (28.19%) Java
12 1226 (26.18%) Software Engineering
13 1004 (21.44%) Degree
14 878 (18.75%) C++
15 875 (18.68%) jQuery
16 829 (17.70%) ASP.NET MVC
17 820 (17.51%) Computer Science
18 810 (17.30%) AngularJS
19 787 (16.81%) TDD
20 765 (16.34%) Microsoft
21 753 (16.08%) OO
21 753 (16.08%) Scrum
22 717 (15.31%) Finance
23 681 (14.54%) .NET Framework
24 656 (14.01%) Web Services
25 642 (13.71%) SDLC
26 621 (13.26%) HTML5
27 611 (13.05%) Python
28 598 (12.77%) XML
29 570 (12.17%) 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
1 125 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
2 93 (1.99%) IIS
3 86 (1.84%) Tomcat
4 81 (1.73%) Apache
5 72 (1.54%) SharePoint
6 71 (1.52%) CMS
6 71 (1.52%) JBoss
7 66 (1.41%) Apache Spark
8 58 (1.24%) WebSphere
9 48 (1.02%) WebLogic
10 39 (0.83%) NServiceBus
11 36 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 35 (0.75%) Apache Solr
13 33 (0.70%) nginx
14 32 (0.68%) OpenStack
15 29 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
16 27 (0.58%) Jetty
17 26 (0.56%) Umbraco
18 25 (0.53%) Confluence
18 25 (0.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 268 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 26 (0.56%) MS Office
3 19 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.13%) GIMP
5 5 (0.11%) Simulink
6 4 (0.085%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.064%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.043%) Blender
8 2 (0.043%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.021%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.021%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.021%) InDesign
9 1 (0.021%) MS Project
9 1 (0.021%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 36 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.17%) Magento
4 3 (0.064%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.043%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (0.043%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.021%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.021%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.021%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.021%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.021%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 319 (6.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 197 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 103 (2.20%) SaaS
4 57 (1.22%) GitHub
5 33 (0.70%) PaaS
6 16 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.26%) G Suite
9 12 (0.26%) Slack
10 11 (0.23%) iTunes
11 9 (0.19%) Basecamp
11 9 (0.19%) Dropbox
11 9 (0.19%) Trello
12 7 (0.15%) Google App Engine
12 7 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
13 5 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (0.11%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.11%) Heroku
13 5 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 85 (1.82%) HTTP
2 71 (1.52%) Internet
3 49 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 18 (0.38%) SSL
5 16 (0.34%) Intranet
6 11 (0.23%) Network Security
7 10 (0.21%) Wireless
7 10 (0.21%) Wireshark
8 9 (0.19%) DNS
8 9 (0.19%) RTP
9 6 (0.13%) DHCP
10 5 (0.11%) 3G
10 5 (0.11%) 4G
10 5 (0.11%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.11%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.085%) Firewall
11 4 (0.085%) Skype
11 4 (0.085%) SNMP
11 4 (0.085%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1626 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 422 (9.01%) MySQL
3 258 (5.51%) MongoDB
4 249 (5.32%) NoSQL
4 249 (5.32%) Relational Database
5 190 (4.06%) Big Data
6 153 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 146 (3.12%) PostgreSQL
8 116 (2.48%) Hadoop
9 115 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 104 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 101 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 86 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
13 75 (1.60%) Redis
14 60 (1.28%) RDBMS
15 52 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
16 34 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
17 30 (0.64%) Couchbase
17 30 (0.64%) Oracle Database
18 27 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 498 (10.63%) Visual Studio
2 486 (10.38%) Git (software)
3 367 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 247 (5.27%) Subversion
5 189 (4.04%) Selenium
6 181 (3.87%) Jenkins
7 173 (3.69%) JIRA
8 130 (2.78%) NUnit
9 100 (2.14%) Moq
10 94 (2.01%) Cucumber
11 81 (1.73%) TeamCity
12 79 (1.69%) Maven
13 72 (1.54%) Eclipse
14 71 (1.52%) WebDriver
15 69 (1.47%) JUnit
16 58 (1.24%) Jasmine
17 56 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
18 47 (1.00%) Mockito
19 45 (0.96%) gulp
20 38 (0.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 717 (15.31%) Finance
2 174 (3.72%) Retail
3 159 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 146 (3.12%) Games
5 122 (2.61%) Banking
6 99 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 89 (1.90%) Marketing
8 87 (1.86%) Automotive
9 79 (1.69%) Electronics
10 66 (1.41%) Advertising
11 54 (1.15%) Legal
12 53 (1.13%) Front Office
13 37 (0.79%) Military
14 30 (0.64%) Aerospace
14 30 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
15 29 (0.62%) Financial Institution
16 27 (0.58%) Back Office
17 22 (0.47%) Law
18 21 (0.45%) Publishing
19 16 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2758 (58.89%) .NET
2 1980 (42.28%) HTML
3 1643 (35.08%) ASP.NET
4 1593 (34.02%) CSS
5 875 (18.68%) jQuery
6 829 (17.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 810 (17.30%) AngularJS
8 681 (14.54%) .NET Framework
9 656 (14.01%) Web Services
10 621 (13.26%) HTML5
11 598 (12.77%) XML
12 508 (10.85%) WCF
13 427 (9.12%) ASP.NET Web API
14 408 (8.71%) WPF
15 339 (7.24%) Entity Framework
16 317 (6.77%) CSS3
17 305 (6.51%) REST
18 290 (6.19%) Node.js
19 285 (6.09%) RESTful
20 270 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 820 (17.51%) Computer Science
2 393 (8.39%) Mathematics
3 230 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
4 189 (4.04%) Algorithms
5 188 (4.01%) Physics
6 126 (2.69%) User Experience
7 124 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
8 117 (2.50%) Mobile App
9 79 (1.69%) iPad
10 77 (1.64%) Data Structures
11 68 (1.45%) Visualisation
12 52 (1.11%) N-Tier
13 51 (1.09%) Fintech
14 49 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
15 45 (0.96%) PMI
16 40 (0.85%) 3D Graphics
17 37 (0.79%) Artificial Intelligence
18 36 (0.77%) Hedge funds
19 35 (0.75%) Client/Server
20 34 (0.73%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 555 (11.85%) Linux
2 535 (11.42%) Windows
3 173 (3.69%) Android
4 164 (3.50%) Unix
5 146 (3.12%) Apple iOS
6 47 (1.00%) Windows Server
7 20 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 16 (0.34%) Mac OS
8 16 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.23%) AIX
10 10 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.19%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.17%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
13 7 (0.15%) CentOS
13 7 (0.15%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.13%) Solaris
14 6 (0.13%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.11%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2141 (45.72%) Agile Software Development
2 1617 (34.53%) MVC
3 1226 (26.18%) Software Engineering
4 787 (16.81%) TDD
5 753 (16.08%) OO
5 753 (16.08%) Scrum
6 642 (13.71%) SDLC
7 570 (12.17%) Web Development
8 394 (8.41%) Unit Testing
9 361 (7.71%) OOP
10 341 (7.28%) BDD
11 323 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
12 237 (5.06%) Mentoring
13 202 (4.31%) Multithreading
14 187 (3.99%) E-Commerce
15 171 (3.65%) SOA
16 166 (3.54%) Analytics
17 160 (3.42%) DevOps
18 153 (3.27%) SOLID
19 140 (2.99%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2980 (63.63%) C#
2 2134 (45.57%) JavaScript
3 1943 (41.49%) SQL
4 1320 (28.19%) Java
5 878 (18.75%) C++
6 611 (13.05%) Python
7 432 (9.22%) PHP
8 389 (8.31%) VB.NET
9 359 (7.67%) T-SQL
10 330 (7.05%) C
11 215 (4.59%) Ruby
12 153 (3.27%) Perl
13 120 (2.56%) VB
14 113 (2.41%) Scala
15 80 (1.71%) Go
15 80 (1.71%) PowerShell
16 68 (1.45%) Bash Shell
17 52 (1.11%) Objective-C
18 51 (1.09%) Groovy
18 51 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1004 (21.44%) Degree
2 152 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 83 (1.77%) PhD
4 52 (1.11%) SC Cleared
5 45 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (0.96%) PMI Certification
6 36 (0.77%) DV Cleared
7 14 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.15%) HND
8 7 (0.15%) ISEB
9 6 (0.13%) HNC
9 6 (0.13%) MCSD
10 5 (0.11%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.085%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.064%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.064%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.064%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.064%) PMP
13 2 (0.043%) NVQ Level 4
14 1 (0.021%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (4.27%) QA
2 50 (1.07%) SDET
3 13 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 13 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.17%) HL7
5 6 (0.13%) WCAG
6 5 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.085%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.085%) WAI
8 3 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.043%) SEPA
System Software
1 67 (1.43%) Docker
2 22 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.32%) Firmware
5 13 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.13%) KVM
7 5 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.085%) Varnish
9 3 (0.064%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.043%) Samba
10 2 (0.043%) Squid
10 2 (0.043%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.021%) iptables
11 1 (0.021%) LXC
11 1 (0.021%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 1 (0.021%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.021%) Xen
Systems Management
1 56 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
1 56 (1.20%) Puppet
2 41 (0.88%) Ansible
3 21 (0.45%) Kibana
3 21 (0.45%) logstash
4 20 (0.43%) Salt
5 12 (0.26%) Terraform
6 9 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.13%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 5 (0.11%) Grafana
8 5 (0.11%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.043%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.043%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.043%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.043%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.021%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.021%) Mesos
10 1 (0.021%) Packer
Vendors
1 765 (16.34%) Microsoft
2 351 (7.50%) Oracle
3 81 (1.73%) Google
4 53 (1.13%) Xamarin
5 40 (0.85%) SAP
6 39 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 34 (0.73%) Zend
8 23 (0.49%) VMware
9 17 (0.36%) IBM
10 16 (0.34%) Atlassian
11 15 (0.32%) Twitter
12 14 (0.30%) Apple
13 11 (0.23%) Red Hat
13 11 (0.23%) Sybase
13 11 (0.23%) Tableau
14 10 (0.21%) Adobe
15 9 (0.19%) Telerik
16 8 (0.17%) MuleSoft
17 7 (0.15%) CA Agile Central
17 7 (0.15%) Dell
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Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Crewe, Cheshire
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Lancashire
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Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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