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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 37 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.35% 1.51% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 1.55% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £55,000 £25,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.68% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
247 322 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 96.86% 96.99% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 199 255 249
Average salary £39,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.30% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SDET
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) E-business
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) EDI
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) EDI
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) E-business
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SDET