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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 106 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2555 2749 3332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.80% 2.66% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 2.76% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2386 2440 2991
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £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
87998 99707 108539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75045 83110 89630
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 £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 1 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 1 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 +46 932 £42,500 - 90
London -9 501 £50,000 +5.26% 83
North West +25 200 £40,000 +14.28% 37
Yorkshire +17 198 £35,000 -6.66% 26
East of England -29 190 £40,000 +6.66% 39
West Midlands -19 185 £35,000 - 21
South West -36 166 £40,000 +9.96% 40
East Midlands -5 136 £42,500 +6.25% 21
North East +8 64 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Software Developer
UK

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 3175 (61.67%) C#
2 2894 (56.22%) .NET
3 2188 (42.50%) SQL
4 2171 (42.17%) JavaScript
5 2123 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
6 1883 (36.58%) SQL Server
7 1876 (36.44%) HTML
8 1762 (34.23%) ASP.NET
9 1570 (30.50%) MVC
10 1564 (30.38%) CSS
11 1484 (28.83%) Java
12 1357 (26.36%) Software Engineering
13 1349 (26.20%) Degree
14 1115 (21.66%) C++
15 1083 (21.04%) jQuery
16 996 (19.35%) Microsoft
17 930 (18.07%) OO
18 896 (17.40%) Computer Science
19 878 (17.06%) Finance
20 845 (16.41%) Windows
21 828 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
22 823 (15.99%) TDD
23 789 (15.33%) Web Services
24 763 (14.82%) .NET Framework
25 695 (13.50%) Scrum
26 689 (13.38%) XML
27 655 (12.72%) Visual Studio
27 655 (12.72%) SDLC
28 622 (12.08%) Linux
29 615 (11.95%) 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
1 182 (3.54%) IIS
2 103 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 88 (1.71%) JBoss
4 80 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
5 77 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 75 (1.46%) Apache
7 58 (1.13%) WebLogic
8 46 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
9 42 (0.82%) WebSphere
10 39 (0.76%) CMS
11 38 (0.74%) Apache Spark
12 25 (0.49%) Apache Solr
13 23 (0.45%) GlassFish
14 21 (0.41%) Confluence
15 19 (0.37%) NServiceBus
15 19 (0.37%) WordPress
16 12 (0.23%) Mule
17 11 (0.21%) SAS
18 10 (0.19%) Umbraco
19 9 (0.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 481 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 77 (1.50%) MS Office
3 26 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.078%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.058%) HipChat
9 2 (0.039%) Abaqus
9 2 (0.039%) MS Project
9 2 (0.039%) NASTRAN
9 2 (0.039%) Simulink
10 1 (0.019%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.019%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.019%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 41 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.25%) Magento
4 12 (0.23%) SAP Business One
5 9 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.12%) Infor M3
6 6 (0.12%) ReMetrica
7 5 (0.097%) Dynamics GP
8 4 (0.078%) SystmOne
9 3 (0.058%) Beauchamp
9 3 (0.058%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.039%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.039%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.039%) Payment Gateway
10 2 (0.039%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.039%) Sage 200
10 2 (0.039%) Sage CRM
10 2 (0.039%) Visualfiles
10 2 (0.039%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 206 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 175 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 119 (2.31%) SaaS
4 58 (1.13%) GitHub
5 34 (0.66%) PaaS
6 23 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (0.45%) IaaS
7 14 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (0.27%) Google App Engine
8 12 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.16%) Force.com
10 7 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (0.14%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.14%) Office 365
11 6 (0.12%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.097%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.078%) iTunes
13 4 (0.078%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.039%) Firebase
14 2 (0.039%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 90 (1.75%) Internet
2 81 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 69 (1.34%) HTTP
4 19 (0.37%) Wireless
5 17 (0.33%) VPN
5 17 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (0.31%) Intranet
7 11 (0.21%) Bluetooth
7 11 (0.21%) SSH
8 10 (0.19%) LDAP
9 9 (0.17%) DNS
9 9 (0.17%) Network Security
9 9 (0.17%) SNMP
10 7 (0.14%) NFC
11 6 (0.12%) Firewall
11 6 (0.12%) FTP
11 6 (0.12%) Skype
11 6 (0.12%) SSL
11 6 (0.12%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.078%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1883 (36.58%) SQL Server
2 371 (7.21%) MySQL
3 369 (7.17%) Relational Database
4 252 (4.90%) NoSQL
5 213 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 154 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 148 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 147 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 141 (2.74%) MongoDB
10 124 (2.41%) Big Data
11 115 (2.23%) RDBMS
12 106 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
13 99 (1.92%) Oracle Database
14 75 (1.46%) Hadoop
15 72 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
16 67 (1.30%) Redis
17 66 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
18 62 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
19 46 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
19 46 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 655 (12.72%) Visual Studio
2 435 (8.45%) Git (software)
3 415 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 267 (5.19%) Subversion
5 183 (3.55%) Maven
5 183 (3.55%) NUnit
6 170 (3.30%) JIRA
7 169 (3.28%) Selenium
8 160 (3.11%) Jenkins
9 142 (2.76%) JUnit
10 110 (2.14%) Eclipse
11 78 (1.52%) Moq
12 75 (1.46%) Jasmine
13 67 (1.30%) TeamCity
14 66 (1.28%) Cucumber
15 62 (1.20%) SpecFlow
16 52 (1.01%) ReSharper
17 47 (0.91%) MSTest
18 44 (0.85%) Mockito
19 42 (0.82%) Gradle
General
1 878 (17.06%) Finance
2 288 (5.59%) Telecoms
3 204 (3.96%) Games
4 189 (3.67%) Retail
5 181 (3.52%) Banking
6 131 (2.54%) Aerospace
7 129 (2.51%) Marketing
8 114 (2.21%) Automotive
9 96 (1.86%) Manufacturing
10 73 (1.42%) Back Office
11 53 (1.03%) Legal
12 47 (0.91%) Advertising
13 44 (0.85%) Electronics
13 44 (0.85%) Publishing
14 31 (0.60%) Investment Banking
15 29 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 29 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
16 26 (0.51%) Front Office
17 25 (0.49%) Law
18 20 (0.39%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2894 (56.22%) .NET
2 1876 (36.44%) HTML
3 1762 (34.23%) ASP.NET
4 1564 (30.38%) CSS
5 1083 (21.04%) jQuery
6 828 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 789 (15.33%) Web Services
8 763 (14.82%) .NET Framework
9 689 (13.38%) XML
10 615 (11.95%) WCF
11 547 (10.63%) HTML5
12 520 (10.10%) AngularJS
13 409 (7.94%) WPF
14 356 (6.92%) Ajax
15 348 (6.76%) Entity Framework
16 345 (6.70%) Spring
17 335 (6.51%) ASP.NET Web API
18 331 (6.43%) CSS3
19 281 (5.46%) WinForms
20 277 (5.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 896 (17.40%) Computer Science
2 365 (7.09%) Mathematics
3 295 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
4 186 (3.61%) Algorithms
5 176 (3.42%) Mobile App
6 151 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
7 135 (2.62%) User Experience
8 128 (2.49%) Physics
9 92 (1.79%) Visualisation
10 85 (1.65%) N-Tier
11 75 (1.46%) iPad
12 56 (1.09%) Data Structures
13 53 (1.03%) Management Information System
14 48 (0.93%) Hedge funds
15 44 (0.85%) Derivative
16 42 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
16 42 (0.82%) EPoS
17 35 (0.68%) Digital Media
18 34 (0.66%) Artificial Intelligence
19 33 (0.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 845 (16.41%) Windows
2 622 (12.08%) Linux
3 293 (5.69%) Android
4 236 (4.58%) Unix
5 215 (4.18%) Apple iOS
6 100 (1.94%) Windows Server
7 54 (1.05%) Mac OS X
8 42 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
11 25 (0.49%) Mac OS
12 23 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (0.39%) Debian
14 17 (0.33%) AIX
14 17 (0.33%) CentOS
14 17 (0.33%) Ubuntu
14 17 (0.33%) Windows 8
15 16 (0.31%) Windows 7
16 14 (0.27%) Tizen
17 7 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2123 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
2 1570 (30.50%) MVC
3 1357 (26.36%) Software Engineering
4 930 (18.07%) OO
5 823 (15.99%) TDD
6 695 (13.50%) Scrum
7 655 (12.72%) SDLC
8 514 (9.98%) Web Development
9 452 (8.78%) OOP
10 422 (8.20%) Unit Testing
11 343 (6.66%) Continuous Integration
12 309 (6.00%) OOD
13 283 (5.50%) Mentoring
14 242 (4.70%) BDD
15 220 (4.27%) SOA
16 215 (4.18%) Multithreading
17 189 (3.67%) UML
18 182 (3.54%) Open Source
19 169 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
20 164 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3175 (61.67%) C#
2 2188 (42.50%) SQL
3 2171 (42.17%) JavaScript
4 1484 (28.83%) Java
5 1115 (21.66%) C++
6 531 (10.31%) Python
7 478 (9.29%) VB.NET
8 462 (8.97%) T-SQL
9 461 (8.95%) PHP
10 391 (7.60%) C
11 208 (4.04%) VB
12 195 (3.79%) Ruby
13 144 (2.80%) Perl
14 137 (2.66%) PL/SQL
15 98 (1.90%) Scala
16 96 (1.86%) Objective-C
17 91 (1.77%) VBA
18 89 (1.73%) Bash Shell
19 67 (1.30%) VB6
20 63 (1.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1349 (26.20%) Degree
2 172 (3.34%) Security Cleared
3 143 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 99 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 66 (1.28%) PhD
6 47 (0.91%) DV Cleared
7 43 (0.84%) MCTS
8 31 (0.60%) MCSD
9 26 (0.51%) MCAD
10 18 (0.35%) MCPD
11 17 (0.33%) DBS Check
11 17 (0.33%) HND
12 10 (0.19%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.14%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.14%) MCP
14 6 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
15 5 (0.097%) ISEB
15 5 (0.097%) MCSA
15 5 (0.097%) OCPJP
15 5 (0.097%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 287 (5.57%) QA
2 38 (0.74%) SDET
3 15 (0.29%) SLA
4 14 (0.27%) GAMP
5 6 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.039%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.019%) DICOM
7 1 (0.019%) HL7
7 1 (0.019%) ISO13485
7 1 (0.019%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.019%) TickIT
System Software
1 36 (0.70%) Docker
2 34 (0.66%) Firmware
3 23 (0.45%) Varnish
4 16 (0.31%) Active Directory
4 16 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (0.23%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.14%) Btrfs
7 7 (0.14%) NFS
8 6 (0.12%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.097%) HDFS
9 5 (0.097%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.078%) Cygwin
11 2 (0.039%) Ceph
11 2 (0.039%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.039%) zsh
12 1 (0.019%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.019%) iptables
12 1 (0.019%) Squid
12 1 (0.019%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (0.91%) Puppet
2 35 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.39%) Ansible
4 19 (0.37%) Control-M
5 7 (0.14%) Mesos
6 6 (0.12%) Salt
7 4 (0.078%) Rundeck
8 3 (0.058%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.039%) logstash
9 2 (0.039%) StatsD
9 2 (0.039%) Wonderware InTouch
10 1 (0.019%) Cacti
10 1 (0.019%) everRun
10 1 (0.019%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.019%) Marathon
10 1 (0.019%) Nagios
10 1 (0.019%) Terraform
Vendors
1 996 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 514 (9.98%) Oracle
3 72 (1.40%) Xamarin
4 66 (1.28%) Google
5 57 (1.11%) SAP
6 46 (0.89%) Apple
7 40 (0.78%) Telerik
8 37 (0.72%) TOWER Software
9 36 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
10 28 (0.54%) IBM
11 26 (0.51%) Informatica
12 23 (0.45%) VMware
12 23 (0.45%) Zend
13 22 (0.43%) EPiServer
13 22 (0.43%) Progress
14 21 (0.41%) Sybase
15 18 (0.35%) Twitter
16 14 (0.27%) Maxymiser
17 13 (0.25%) Sage
18 12 (0.23%) Perforce
Luton, Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Yorkshire
Recann
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: From Twenty Five Thousand pounds per annum to Fourty Thousand Pounds p
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Aerotron
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive - Experience Dependent
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago