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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 19 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 27 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 17.09% 6.73% 12.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.53% 7.07% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 18
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
154 99 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 97.47% 95.19% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 139 83 146
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (93.48%) SQL Server
3 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
4 32 (69.57%) C#
5 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
7 21 (45.65%) .NET Framework
8 18 (39.13%) VB.NET
8 18 (39.13%) Subversion
9 16 (34.78%) PHP5
9 16 (34.78%) JIRA
9 16 (34.78%) MySQL
9 16 (34.78%) PHP
9 16 (34.78%) Telecoms
10 14 (30.43%) VB
10 14 (30.43%) Degree
10 14 (30.43%) VB6
11 6 (13.04%) Finance
11 6 (13.04%) Windows
11 6 (13.04%) UML
11 6 (13.04%) MSMQ
11 6 (13.04%) SOAP
11 6 (13.04%) Web Services
11 6 (13.04%) XML
11 6 (13.04%) SQL
11 6 (13.04%) VBA
11 6 (13.04%) TDD
11 6 (13.04%) NUnit
11 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (13.04%) WCF

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (93.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (34.78%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 18 (39.13%) Subversion
3 16 (34.78%) JIRA
4 6 (13.04%) NUnit
5 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (71.74%) ASP.NET
3 21 (45.65%) .NET Framework
4 6 (13.04%) MSMQ
4 6 (13.04%) SOAP
4 6 (13.04%) Web Services
4 6 (13.04%) XML
4 6 (13.04%) WCF
4 6 (13.04%) WPF
4 6 (13.04%) LINQ
4 6 (13.04%) REST
5 4 (8.70%) HTML
6 3 (6.52%) CSS
6 3 (6.52%) jQuery
7 2 (4.35%) Ajax
8 1 (2.17%) XHTML
8 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.17%) HTML5
8 1 (2.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.04%) UML
2 6 (13.04%) TDD
2 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (4.35%) Web Development
3 2 (4.35%) OO
3 2 (4.35%) OOD
4 1 (2.17%) MVC
4 1 (2.17%) Content Management
4 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) C#
2 18 (39.13%) VB.NET
3 16 (34.78%) PHP5
3 16 (34.78%) PHP
4 14 (30.43%) VB
4 14 (30.43%) VB6
5 6 (13.04%) SQL
5 6 (13.04%) VBA
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
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