The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 34 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.26% 2.03% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 2.09% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £48,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Software Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
204 239 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 94.88% 97.15% 92.11%
Number of salaries quoted 189 214 132
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 24 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (87.50%) .NET
3 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 19 (79.17%) Android
3 19 (79.17%) Apple iOS
3 19 (79.17%) Android Development
3 19 (79.17%) iOS Development
4 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (66.67%) Java
6 15 (62.50%) WPF
7 14 (58.33%) WCF
7 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (58.33%) MVC
8 13 (54.17%) OO
8 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (45.83%) MVVM
9 11 (45.83%) NServiceBus
9 11 (45.83%) NHibernate
9 11 (45.83%) NUnit
9 11 (45.83%) OOP
10 8 (33.33%) Degree
11 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
12 6 (25.00%) Web Development
13 5 (20.83%) Migration
13 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
13 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
13 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
13 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
13 5 (20.83%) Active Directory

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (45.83%) NServiceBus
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) NUnit
2 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) MSI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) WPF
4 14 (58.33%) WCF
5 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (45.83%) NHibernate
7 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
1 19 (79.17%) Android
1 19 (79.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Android Development
1 19 (79.17%) iOS Development
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) MVC
3 13 (54.17%) OO
4 11 (45.83%) MVVM
4 11 (45.83%) OOP
5 6 (25.00%) Web Development
6 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Mobile Development
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) UML
8 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 16 (66.67%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) C
4 3 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) Xamarin
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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