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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 16 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 20 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 13.99% 8.24% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.08% 8.43% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 3
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +42.85%
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
142 166 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 99.30% 97.65% 99.43%
Number of salaries quoted 102 150 143
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (92.31%) .NET
1 24 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 20 (76.92%) C#
3 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 12 (46.15%) Subversion
4 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
5 10 (38.46%) jQuery
6 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (34.62%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 8 (30.77%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (23.08%) CSS
9 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
9 6 (23.08%) Web Services
10 5 (19.23%) XML
10 5 (19.23%) Windows
10 5 (19.23%) OO
10 5 (19.23%) VB
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) PHP
10 5 (19.23%) SOAP
10 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
10 5 (19.23%) PHP5
10 5 (19.23%) Degree
10 5 (19.23%) JIRA
10 5 (19.23%) Ajax
10 5 (19.23%) Telecoms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) MySQL
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Subversion
2 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Firebug
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 10 (38.46%) jQuery
5 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
6 6 (23.08%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) XML
7 5 (19.23%) SOAP
7 5 (19.23%) Ajax
8 3 (11.54%) Classic ASP
8 3 (11.54%) XHTML
9 2 (7.69%) REST
9 2 (7.69%) WCF
9 2 (7.69%) WPF
9 2 (7.69%) LINQ
9 2 (7.69%) MSMQ
10 1 (3.85%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) OOD
3 4 (15.38%) Web Development
4 3 (11.54%) UML
4 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.54%) System Testing
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) OOP
5 1 (3.85%) Content Management
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 5 (19.23%) VB
5 5 (19.23%) PHP
5 5 (19.23%) PHP5
6 4 (15.38%) VB6
7 2 (7.69%) VBA
7 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCTS
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Sencha
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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