The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 44 29 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.69% 7.67% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 7.88% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 1
Average salary £38,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.43% -10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Software Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
344 292 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 96.63% 97.33% 94.61%
Number of salaries quoted 242 247 282
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Peterborough

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (72.73%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Mechatronics
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) Android
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) German Language
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
6 1 (9.09%) MathWorks
6 1 (9.09%) MATLAB

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Simulink
1 1 (9.09%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) German Language
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) STL
3 1 (9.09%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) OOD
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) MathWorks
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