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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 37 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 11 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.68% 10.46% 9.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 10.60% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 10
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
211 151 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 89.79% 98.69% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 174 147 99
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,750 £60,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Android
2 11 (73.33%) Apple iOS
2 11 (73.33%) Android Development
2 11 (73.33%) iOS Development
3 10 (66.67%) WCF
3 10 (66.67%) NHibernate
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (46.67%) MVVM
5 7 (46.67%) NServiceBus
5 7 (46.67%) WPF
5 7 (46.67%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) OOP
5 7 (46.67%) OO
5 7 (46.67%) NUnit
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 7 (46.67%) NServiceBus
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 10 (66.67%) WCF
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (46.67%) WPF
5 4 (26.67%) WF
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Android
1 11 (73.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) MVC
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Android Development
1 11 (73.33%) iOS Development
2 7 (46.67%) OOP
2 7 (46.67%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) MVVM
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Xamarin