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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 23 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 7.86% 2.36% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.97% 2.46% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Average salary £27,000 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.32% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,750 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £41,750 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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
138 122 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 98.57% 96.06% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 113 106 158
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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
Grantham - 8 £27,000 -
Lincoln - 2 £32,500 -
Software Developer
East Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) Perl
3 7 (38.89%) PHP
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) C++
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
5 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
6 4 (22.22%) sed
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Lua
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Physics
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 4 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 4 (22.22%) Tcl
6 4 (22.22%) AWK
7 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
7 3 (16.67%) Delphi
7 3 (16.67%) C
7 3 (16.67%) Servlets

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) Servlets
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) GWT
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Physics
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.56%) GIS
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.11%) BDD
2 2 (11.11%) TDD
2 2 (11.11%) OOD
2 2 (11.11%) MVC
2 2 (11.11%) OOP
2 2 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) Perl
3 7 (38.89%) PHP
4 6 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) C++
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 4 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) Tcl
6 4 (22.22%) AWK
6 4 (22.22%) Lua
6 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 4 (22.22%) sed
7 3 (16.67%) Delphi
7 3 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Google