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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 27 24 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 19 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.81% 7.24% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.07% 7.43% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 7
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -42.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
313 296 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 95.72% 97.37% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 249 272 274
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 October 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 28 (90.32%) C#
1 28 (90.32%) .NET
2 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 11 (35.48%) Oracle
5 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (32.26%) MVC
5 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
5 10 (32.26%) Multithreading
6 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
6 9 (29.03%) OO
7 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) Java
8 7 (22.58%) HTML
8 7 (22.58%) CSS
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (19.35%) OOP
9 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (19.35%) OOD
9 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
10 5 (16.13%) WinForms
11 4 (12.90%) Degree
12 3 (9.68%) WDF
12 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (9.68%) TDD
12 3 (9.68%) jQuery
12 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
12 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
3 7 (22.58%) CSS
3 7 (22.58%) HTML
4 5 (16.13%) WinForms
5 3 (9.68%) WDF
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (6.45%) HTML5
6 2 (6.45%) WCF
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) XHTML
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) MVC
1 10 (32.26%) Multithreading
2 9 (29.03%) OO
3 6 (19.35%) OOP
3 6 (19.35%) OOD
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) Android Development
6 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.23%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago