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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 99 119 107
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2635 2591 2996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.87% 2.53% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.63% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2461 2313 2709
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
88406 98623 105620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75235 82312 86796
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +33 888 £42,500 - 74
London +18 553 £50,000 +5.26% 49
North West +34 237 £40,000 +6.66% 42
East of England -2 225 £40,000 +6.66% 42
Yorkshire +42 207 £37,500 +1.35% 31
West Midlands +8 189 £35,000 - 27
South West -44 179 £40,000 +9.96% 35
East Midlands -14 128 £42,500 +6.25% 17
North East -11 48 £35,000 -12.50% 15
Software Developer
UK

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3198 (61.89%) C#
2 2973 (57.54%) .NET
3 2198 (42.54%) SQL
4 2178 (42.15%) JavaScript
5 2101 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
6 1898 (36.73%) SQL Server
7 1873 (36.25%) HTML
8 1808 (34.99%) ASP.NET
9 1629 (31.53%) MVC
10 1578 (30.54%) CSS
11 1495 (28.93%) Java
12 1359 (26.30%) Degree
13 1331 (25.76%) Software Engineering
14 1087 (21.04%) C++
15 1070 (20.71%) jQuery
16 987 (19.10%) Microsoft
17 952 (18.42%) Computer Science
18 942 (18.23%) OO
19 911 (17.63%) Finance
20 875 (16.93%) ASP.NET MVC
21 811 (15.70%) TDD
22 797 (15.42%) Windows
23 776 (15.02%) Web Services
24 755 (14.61%) .NET Framework
25 708 (13.70%) Scrum
26 682 (13.20%) XML
27 671 (12.99%) SDLC
28 652 (12.62%) Visual Studio
29 611 (11.83%) WCF
30 606 (11.73%) 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
1 182 (3.52%) IIS
2 109 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 93 (1.80%) JBoss
4 85 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 74 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
6 72 (1.39%) Apache
7 66 (1.28%) WebLogic
8 50 (0.97%) WebSphere
9 48 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
10 41 (0.79%) Apache Spark
10 41 (0.79%) CMS
11 33 (0.64%) Apache Solr
12 22 (0.43%) Confluence
13 21 (0.41%) NServiceBus
14 20 (0.39%) GlassFish
14 20 (0.39%) WordPress
15 16 (0.31%) Umbraco
16 13 (0.25%) Drupal
17 10 (0.19%) Smallworld
18 8 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 447 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 76 (1.47%) MS Office
3 17 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.077%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.058%) HipChat
7 3 (0.058%) MS Project
8 2 (0.039%) Abaqus
8 2 (0.039%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.039%) InDesign
8 2 (0.039%) NASTRAN
8 2 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.019%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 44 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.25%) Magento
4 9 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.15%) SAP Business One
6 6 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.12%) Infor M3
6 6 (0.12%) ReMetrica
7 4 (0.077%) SystmOne
8 3 (0.058%) Beauchamp
8 3 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.039%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.039%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.039%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.039%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.039%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.039%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.039%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.039%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 224 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 153 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 105 (2.03%) SaaS
4 59 (1.14%) GitHub
5 30 (0.58%) PaaS
6 22 (0.43%) IaaS
7 16 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.17%) Google App Engine
11 7 (0.14%) iTunes
11 7 (0.14%) Office 365
12 6 (0.12%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.097%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.097%) Force.com
13 5 (0.097%) Trello
14 4 (0.077%) Basecamp
14 4 (0.077%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.077%) TestFlight
14 4 (0.077%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (1.82%) Internet
2 72 (1.39%) HTTP
3 69 (1.34%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.41%) Wireless
5 17 (0.33%) Intranet
5 17 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (0.31%) VPN
7 12 (0.23%) Network Security
8 11 (0.21%) Bluetooth
8 11 (0.21%) SSH
9 10 (0.19%) LDAP
10 9 (0.17%) SNMP
11 8 (0.15%) FTP
12 7 (0.14%) NFC
13 6 (0.12%) Skype
14 5 (0.097%) Broadband
14 5 (0.097%) DNS
14 5 (0.097%) Firewall
14 5 (0.097%) SSL
14 5 (0.097%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1898 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 397 (7.68%) MySQL
3 362 (7.01%) Relational Database
4 261 (5.05%) NoSQL
5 202 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 160 (3.10%) MongoDB
7 157 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 151 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 140 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 131 (2.54%) Big Data
11 107 (2.07%) RDBMS
12 102 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
13 89 (1.72%) Oracle Database
14 78 (1.51%) Hadoop
15 67 (1.30%) Redis
16 61 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
17 55 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
17 55 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
18 45 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 43 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 652 (12.62%) Visual Studio
2 439 (8.50%) Git (software)
3 420 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 267 (5.17%) Subversion
5 173 (3.35%) Selenium
6 171 (3.31%) NUnit
7 164 (3.17%) Jenkins
8 161 (3.12%) Maven
9 154 (2.98%) JIRA
10 118 (2.28%) JUnit
11 117 (2.26%) Eclipse
12 76 (1.47%) Jasmine
13 72 (1.39%) Cucumber
14 71 (1.37%) Moq
14 71 (1.37%) SpecFlow
15 60 (1.16%) TeamCity
16 44 (0.85%) WebDriver
17 43 (0.83%) MSTest
18 42 (0.81%) ReSharper
19 41 (0.79%) Gradle
General
1 911 (17.63%) Finance
2 291 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 204 (3.95%) Games
4 189 (3.66%) Banking
5 181 (3.50%) Retail
6 139 (2.69%) Aerospace
7 126 (2.44%) Automotive
8 122 (2.36%) Marketing
9 105 (2.03%) Manufacturing
10 68 (1.32%) Back Office
11 53 (1.03%) Legal
12 47 (0.91%) Electronics
12 47 (0.91%) Publishing
13 42 (0.81%) Advertising
14 34 (0.66%) Financial Institution
15 27 (0.52%) Investment Banking
16 26 (0.50%) Billing
16 26 (0.50%) Front Office
16 26 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
17 20 (0.39%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2973 (57.54%) .NET
2 1873 (36.25%) HTML
3 1808 (34.99%) ASP.NET
4 1578 (30.54%) CSS
5 1070 (20.71%) jQuery
6 875 (16.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 776 (15.02%) Web Services
8 755 (14.61%) .NET Framework
9 682 (13.20%) XML
10 611 (11.83%) WCF
11 523 (10.12%) HTML5
12 519 (10.04%) AngularJS
13 395 (7.64%) WPF
14 353 (6.83%) ASP.NET Web API
15 340 (6.58%) Spring
16 337 (6.52%) Entity Framework
17 327 (6.33%) Ajax
18 312 (6.04%) CSS3
19 275 (5.32%) WinForms
20 269 (5.21%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 952 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 385 (7.45%) Mathematics
3 271 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
4 188 (3.64%) Algorithms
5 164 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 158 (3.06%) Physics
7 151 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
8 130 (2.52%) User Experience
9 84 (1.63%) iPad
9 84 (1.63%) Visualisation
10 83 (1.61%) N-Tier
11 53 (1.03%) Data Structures
11 53 (1.03%) Hedge funds
12 46 (0.89%) Management Information System
13 42 (0.81%) Derivative
13 42 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
14 41 (0.79%) EPoS
15 36 (0.70%) 3D Graphics
16 34 (0.66%) Client/Server
17 30 (0.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 797 (15.42%) Windows
2 606 (11.73%) Linux
3 260 (5.03%) Android
4 254 (4.92%) Unix
5 193 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 106 (2.05%) Windows Server
7 42 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (0.74%) Mac OS X
10 25 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
11 21 (0.41%) Mac OS
12 19 (0.37%) Windows 7
13 17 (0.33%) AIX
13 17 (0.33%) CentOS
13 17 (0.33%) Debian
13 17 (0.33%) Windows 8
14 14 (0.27%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.14%) Tizen
15 7 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2101 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
2 1629 (31.53%) MVC
3 1331 (25.76%) Software Engineering
4 942 (18.23%) OO
5 811 (15.70%) TDD
6 708 (13.70%) Scrum
7 671 (12.99%) SDLC
8 488 (9.44%) Web Development
9 449 (8.69%) OOP
10 385 (7.45%) Unit Testing
11 360 (6.97%) Continuous Integration
12 299 (5.79%) OOD
13 287 (5.55%) Mentoring
14 280 (5.42%) BDD
15 208 (4.03%) Multithreading
16 206 (3.99%) SOA
17 202 (3.91%) UML
18 167 (3.23%) Open Source
19 164 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
20 148 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3198 (61.89%) C#
2 2198 (42.54%) SQL
3 2178 (42.15%) JavaScript
4 1495 (28.93%) Java
5 1087 (21.04%) C++
6 535 (10.35%) Python
7 471 (9.12%) T-SQL
8 466 (9.02%) VB.NET
9 449 (8.69%) PHP
10 378 (7.32%) C
11 194 (3.75%) Ruby
12 191 (3.70%) VB
13 147 (2.84%) Perl
14 132 (2.55%) PL/SQL
15 116 (2.25%) Scala
16 99 (1.92%) VBA
17 98 (1.90%) Bash Shell
18 75 (1.45%) Objective-C
19 73 (1.41%) TypeScript
20 60 (1.16%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1359 (26.30%) Degree
2 143 (2.77%) Security Cleared
3 122 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 86 (1.66%) SC Cleared
5 73 (1.41%) PhD
6 33 (0.64%) MCTS
7 32 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 24 (0.46%) MCSD
9 20 (0.39%) MCAD
10 19 (0.37%) HND
11 16 (0.31%) DBS Check
12 14 (0.27%) MCPD
12 14 (0.27%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.15%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.14%) ISEB
14 7 (0.14%) PMP
15 5 (0.097%) BPSS Clearance
15 5 (0.097%) OCPJP
15 5 (0.097%) Oracle Certification
16 4 (0.077%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 270 (5.23%) QA
2 53 (1.03%) SDET
3 17 (0.33%) GAMP
4 15 (0.29%) SLA
5 7 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.058%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.039%) HL7
7 2 (0.039%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.019%) DICOM
8 1 (0.019%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.019%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.019%) TickIT
System Software
1 37 (0.72%) Docker
2 35 (0.68%) Firmware
3 17 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (0.29%) Active Directory
5 14 (0.27%) Varnish
6 11 (0.21%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.17%) Apache Flume
7 9 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (0.14%) Btrfs
8 7 (0.14%) NFS
9 5 (0.097%) HDFS
10 4 (0.077%) Cygwin
11 3 (0.058%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.039%) Ceph
12 2 (0.039%) zsh
13 1 (0.019%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.019%) Squid
13 1 (0.019%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 47 (0.91%) Puppet
2 32 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.43%) Ansible
4 16 (0.31%) Control-M
5 8 (0.15%) Mesos
6 6 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.12%) Salt
7 3 (0.058%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.039%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.039%) Terraform
9 1 (0.019%) Cacti
9 1 (0.019%) logstash
9 1 (0.019%) Marathon
9 1 (0.019%) Nagios
9 1 (0.019%) StatsD
Vendors
1 987 (19.10%) Microsoft
2 533 (10.32%) Oracle
3 77 (1.49%) Xamarin
4 67 (1.30%) Google
5 55 (1.06%) SAP
6 41 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
7 36 (0.70%) Apple
7 36 (0.70%) Telerik
8 34 (0.66%) Sybase
9 28 (0.54%) Zend
10 27 (0.52%) Progress
11 25 (0.48%) TOWER Software
12 24 (0.46%) IBM
13 21 (0.41%) EPiServer
14 19 (0.37%) Informatica
15 13 (0.25%) Twitter
15 13 (0.25%) VMware
16 12 (0.23%) Maxymiser
17 11 (0.21%) RedGate
17 11 (0.21%) Sage
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
83Zero
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £20000 - £350000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20000 - 40000
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday