The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Loughborough region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 10 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 19.78% 2.63% 12.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.78% 2.70% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 5
Median salary £47,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Software Developer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Loughborough 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
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 100.00% 97.37% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 24 34
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Loughborough region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Loughborough

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Loughborough region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 35 (97.22%) Python
2 34 (94.44%) C++
3 33 (91.67%) Computer Vision
4 30 (83.33%) Video Processing
5 28 (77.78%) Image Processing
5 28 (77.78%) Embedded Systems
6 23 (63.89%) Algorithms
6 23 (63.89%) Linux
6 23 (63.89%) Software Engineering
7 18 (50.00%) Mathematics
8 17 (47.22%) C
9 16 (44.44%) MATLAB
9 16 (44.44%) Android
10 14 (38.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 14 (38.89%) Firmware
11 9 (25.00%) VHDL
11 9 (25.00%) Verilog
11 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (22.22%) CSS
12 8 (22.22%) HTML
12 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 7 (19.44%) Java
13 7 (19.44%) Web Services
13 7 (19.44%) ECMAScript
13 7 (19.44%) Debian
13 7 (19.44%) Subversion
13 7 (19.44%) Maven
13 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
13 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (19.44%) CentOS

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
1 7 (19.44%) Maven
1 7 (19.44%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) CSS
1 8 (22.22%) HTML
2 7 (19.44%) CSS3
2 7 (19.44%) HTML5
2 7 (19.44%) Node.js
2 7 (19.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (77.78%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (63.89%) Algorithms
3 18 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 14 (38.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (25.00%) Verilog
5 9 (25.00%) VHDL
6 5 (13.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) Android
3 7 (19.44%) CentOS
3 7 (19.44%) Debian
4 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Computer Vision
2 30 (83.33%) Video Processing
3 28 (77.78%) Image Processing
4 23 (63.89%) Software Engineering
5 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.56%) Signal Processing
10 1 (2.78%) Project Management
10 1 (2.78%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Python
2 34 (94.44%) C++
3 17 (47.22%) C
4 16 (44.44%) MATLAB
5 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
6 7 (19.44%) ECMAScript
6 7 (19.44%) ES6
6 7 (19.44%) Groovy
6 7 (19.44%) Java
7 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Firmware