The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 11 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 10.00% - 9.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.34% - 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 13
Average salary £37,500 - £33,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Herefordshire 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
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
29 39 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 96.67% 97.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 137
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Herefordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Herefordshire region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hereford - 3 £30,000 -
Leominster - 1 £45,000 -
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL