The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 29 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 14 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 7.22% 12.32% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.49% 12.89% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 5
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +32.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Macclesfield 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
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
187 194 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 96.39% 95.57% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 174 163 140
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 20 (66.67%) C#
4 13 (43.33%) Subversion
4 13 (43.33%) .NET Framework
5 12 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 11 (36.67%) Degree
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (33.33%) VB6
7 10 (33.33%) VB
8 9 (30.00%) MySQL
8 9 (30.00%) PHP
8 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
8 9 (30.00%) PHP5
8 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 9 (30.00%) JIRA
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
9 6 (20.00%) HTML
10 5 (16.67%) OO
11 4 (13.33%) Ajax
11 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (13.33%) Web Development
11 4 (13.33%) jQuery
11 4 (13.33%) OOD
11 4 (13.33%) CSS
11 4 (13.33%) IIS
12 3 (10.00%) Web Services
12 3 (10.00%) UML

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 4 (13.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) MySQL
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Subversion
2 9 (30.00%) JIRA
2 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 13 (43.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (13.33%) Ajax
5 4 (13.33%) jQuery
5 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (6.67%) MSMQ
7 2 (6.67%) XHTML
7 2 (6.67%) SOAP
7 2 (6.67%) REST
7 2 (6.67%) WCF
7 2 (6.67%) WPF
7 2 (6.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) OO
3 4 (13.33%) OOD
3 4 (13.33%) Web Development
4 3 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 10 (33.33%) VB6
3 10 (33.33%) VB
4 9 (30.00%) PHP5
4 9 (30.00%) PHP
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
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