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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 33 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 11 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 4.64% 5.68% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 5.71% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 13
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £31,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
Norfolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Norwich 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
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
235 315 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 99.16% 99.37% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 203 302 308
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 Norwich

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Norwich

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Norwich

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

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Norwich

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 20 (66.67%) HTML
1 20 (66.67%) .NET
2 19 (63.33%) C#
3 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (50.00%) PHP
4 15 (50.00%) CSS
5 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
5 11 (36.67%) Ajax
5 11 (36.67%) HTML5
6 9 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (30.00%) MVC
6 9 (30.00%) SQL
7 8 (26.67%) Python
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (23.33%) Linux
8 7 (23.33%) Perl
8 7 (23.33%) Subversion
8 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (23.33%) Ruby
8 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
9 6 (20.00%) Degree
9 6 (20.00%) jQuery
9 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
10 5 (16.67%) WPF
11 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
11 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (13.33%) MySQL
12 3 (10.00%) XML
12 3 (10.00%) T-SQL

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) HTML
1 20 (66.67%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) CSS
3 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (36.67%) Ajax
3 11 (36.67%) HTML5
4 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (20.00%) jQuery
6 5 (16.67%) WPF
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.00%) XML
7 3 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.33%) REST
8 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.33%) LINQ
8 1 (3.33%) JSON
8 1 (3.33%) SOAP
8 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) iPhone
2 1 (3.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) MVC
1 9 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) OOD
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.33%) UML
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (50.00%) PHP
4 9 (30.00%) SQL
5 8 (26.67%) Python
6 7 (23.33%) Ruby
6 7 (23.33%) Perl
7 6 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (6.67%) VB
9 2 (6.67%) C++
9 2 (6.67%) Java
10 1 (3.33%) C
10 1 (3.33%) Delphi
10 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft