The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk 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 46 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 10 31 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.84% 10.03% 11.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 10.26% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 51
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +44.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £30,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,410 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Software Developer
East of 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 Norfolk 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
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 302 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 95.74% 97.73% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 286 271 371
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Norfolk

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Norfolk

Software Developer
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -15 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 19 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
3 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) HTML
5 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
6 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
6 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
8 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
8 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
8 6 (31.58%) CSS
8 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) Android
9 5 (26.32%) MVC
10 4 (21.05%) LINQ
10 4 (21.05%) VB
10 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
10 4 (21.05%) C++
10 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (21.05%) HTML5
11 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
11 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (15.79%) Time Management
11 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (15.79%) PHP
11 3 (15.79%) OO
11 3 (15.79%) QA
11 3 (15.79%) jQuery

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) LINQ
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
7 3 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Android SDK
9 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.26%) REST
9 1 (5.26%) CSS3
9 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
9 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) Android Development
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.26%) User Stories
6 1 (5.26%) MVVM
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
5 4 (21.05%) VB
5 4 (21.05%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) PHP
7 2 (10.53%) C
7 2 (10.53%) Java
7 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
8 1 (5.26%) VBA
8 1 (5.26%) Perl
8 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Google
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Red Gate