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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Leicestershire / Loughborough
Rank 12 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 9.52% 3.85% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.84% 4.76% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.75%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
61 21 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 96.83% 80.77% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 61 20 38
Median salary £45,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017, 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 17 (89.47%) C++
1 17 (89.47%) Python
2 15 (78.95%) Video Processing
3 14 (73.68%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (73.68%) Image Processing
3 14 (73.68%) Computer Vision
4 12 (63.16%) Algorithms
4 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
5 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
6 8 (42.11%) MATLAB
6 8 (42.11%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) Android
7 6 (31.58%) VHDL
7 6 (31.58%) Verilog
8 5 (26.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (26.32%) Firmware
9 4 (21.05%) CSS
9 4 (21.05%) HTML
9 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.79%) Subversion
10 3 (15.79%) Maven
10 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
10 3 (15.79%) Groovy
10 3 (15.79%) Unix
10 3 (15.79%) C
10 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
10 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
10 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
10 3 (15.79%) HTML5

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) CMake
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) Grunt
1 3 (15.79%) Maven
1 3 (15.79%) Subversion
1 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) CSS3
2 3 (15.79%) HTML5
2 3 (15.79%) LLVM
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (63.16%) Algorithms
3 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
4 6 (31.58%) Verilog
4 6 (31.58%) VHDL
5 5 (26.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (10.53%) Smartphone
7 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Android
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Video Processing
2 14 (73.68%) Computer Vision
2 14 (73.68%) Image Processing
3 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.79%) Signal Processing
6 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Business Development
7 1 (5.26%) Coaching
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C++
1 17 (89.47%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) MATLAB
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.79%) C
4 3 (15.79%) ES6
4 3 (15.79%) Groovy
4 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VC++
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle