The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 21 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 4.46% 2.96% 5.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 3.08% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £31,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £43,500 £32,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Developer
East 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 Lincolnshire 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
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 130 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 99.11% 96.30% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 90 111 99
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Lincoln +2 3 £25,500 -21.53%
Grimsby - 1 £31,000 -
Immingham - 1 £38,000 -
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) Perl
5 6 (40.00%) Web Development
5 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (33.33%) CSS3
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) MVC
7 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
8 3 (20.00%) OO
9 2 (13.33%) SOLID
9 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
9 2 (13.33%) Change Control
9 2 (13.33%) Database Theory
9 2 (13.33%) Relational Database Theory
9 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 2 (13.33%) Web Services
9 2 (13.33%) SQL

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 1 (6.67%) Fireworks
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
1 1 (6.67%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.67%) QlikView
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) PHPUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Law
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
7 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) WinForms
7 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Web Development
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Database Theory
5 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (13.33%) Relational Database Theory
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) SOLID
5 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Case Management
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Presales
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VB
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Apple