The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 38 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.92% 4.23% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 4.51% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 8
Average salary £32,500 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
292 244 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.59% 93.85% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 188 212 286
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Middlesex

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Software Developer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) UniBasic
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Redback
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) UniBasic
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Redback
Middlesex
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago