The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 98 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 99.04% 92.45% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 84 63 140
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £25,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Software Developer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in the Midlands

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Physics
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Video Processing
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (20.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Qt
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Physics
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Video Processing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Midlands
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