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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 24 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 5.10% 4.62% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.32% 4.72% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 8
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
94 127 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 95.92% 97.69% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 73 78 177
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (87.88%) SQL Server
3 28 (84.85%) C#
4 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
7 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
8 10 (30.30%) Subversion
8 10 (30.30%) JIRA
8 10 (30.30%) PHP5
8 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
8 10 (30.30%) PHP
8 10 (30.30%) MySQL
9 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
10 8 (24.24%) Finance
11 7 (21.21%) Web Services
11 7 (21.21%) XML
12 6 (18.18%) Windows
12 6 (18.18%) UML
12 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
12 6 (18.18%) VBA
12 6 (18.18%) VB
12 6 (18.18%) SQL
12 6 (18.18%) MSMQ
12 6 (18.18%) SOAP
12 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (18.18%) REST
12 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (18.18%) WCF
12 6 (18.18%) WPF

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (87.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (30.30%) Subversion
2 10 (30.30%) JIRA
3 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 6 (18.18%) NUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
2 8 (24.24%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Automotive
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 13 (39.39%) .NET Framework
4 7 (21.21%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) XML
5 6 (18.18%) MSMQ
5 6 (18.18%) SOAP
5 6 (18.18%) WCF
5 6 (18.18%) WPF
5 6 (18.18%) LINQ
5 6 (18.18%) REST
6 3 (9.09%) CSS
7 2 (6.06%) HTML
7 2 (6.06%) HTML5
7 2 (6.06%) jQuery
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.03%) CSS3
8 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) TDD
2 6 (18.18%) UML
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.06%) Product Management
4 1 (3.03%) Software Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) OOP
4 1 (3.03%) MVC
4 1 (3.03%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) C#
2 10 (30.30%) PHP
2 10 (30.30%) PHP5
3 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 6 (18.18%) VBA
4 6 (18.18%) VB
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) VB6
6 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) EPiServer
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago